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One killed as petrol pump roof collapses in Saidapet

While 13 people were standing under the roof when it collapsed, seven people, including three staff, got trapped under it.

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Electric bus goes up in flames in pile-up on Chennai-Bengaluru National Highway 

The passengers had a narrow escape as they immediately disembarked from the bus before it was completely engulfed by flames.

23 Sep 2023

Organ trade: Chennai cops nab five in Bengaluru chase

The fraudsters received up to `5 crore for kidney and lung donations, said the police. The police said the gang were involved in other frauds as well.

13 Sep 2023

CMRL drilling machine falls on house in Chennai's Porur, none hurt

Parthiyanathan, his family, and neighbours staged protests and picked up an argument with CMRL workers. Police registered a case, but have not arrested anyone yet.

09 Sep 2023

Two workers die after inhaling toxic gas from septic tank at government quarters 

Following complaints of blockage from the residents, a private contractor was engaged to clean the sewer line, police said. 

08 Sep 2023

Four of a family, including three children, die due to suffocation 

Preliminary investigations by the police revealed that the four persons were suffocated due to carbon monoxide poisoning caused by an accidental fire in the bedroom, where they were sleeping.

20 Aug 2023

1-year-old suffers burns as granddad falls with her during fire-walk ritual in Tamil Nadu

Based on investigation, police said Rajesh had made a promise to walk on the embers along with his grandchild to pray for her wellbeing.

01 Aug 2023

Left bleeding on road after crash, man who went to buy dinner for family dies in Chennai

11 passersby cross spot without helping victim, bikers involved in accident flee with phone

26 Jul 2023

Tippler admits to murder, body fished out after seven months in TN

The bones were taken to the Kancheepuram Government Hospital and later transferred to a lab in Chennai.

16 Jul 2023

Top cop Sylendra Babu to hang up boots after rollercoaster stint

There must have been times in Tamil Nadu when some per cent of the common public did not know who was heading the state police.

29 Jun 2023