Suspecting infidelity, a man in Namakkal, Tamil Nadu, threw acid on his wife, who suffered serious burn injuries, police said today.
In a swift action, the city police have traced the registered owner of the motorbike which was used for bomb blast in Bangalore, in which 16 people were injured.
Noted music composer of yesteryear, T K Ramamurthy (91) died in Chennai today following brief illness.
Three persons were killed and five injured when the car in which they were travelling hit a roadside median and overturned near Namakkal, in Tamil Nadu, on Monday, police said.
The 24-year-old woman came to the hospital with her husband and two children after she experienced labour pain, but some nursing staff allegedly demanded Rs.
1,000 for her delivery.
Nine fishermen from Pudukottai district were taken into custody by the Sri Lankan navy when they were fishing in mid-sea today, officials said.
A 19-year-old boy was killed when the escort car of Tamil Nadu labour welfare minister ST Chellapandian hit a two-wheeler near in Tuticorin today, police said.
Four fishermen from the district were allegedly attacked by Sri Lankan Navy personnel with wooden logs while they were fishing off Kodiakarai coast in a mechanised boat, official sources said today.
A man has been arrested for allegedly raping a six-year-old girl at Pachampadi village, about 45 km away from Salem, in Tamil Nadu, police said on Tuesday.
Opposition DMK MLAs, including MK Stalin, the leader of the its Legislature Wing, were today suspended for two days from the Tamil Nadu assembly for unruly behaviour in the House.
Some supected cases of dengue have been reported in Sunnambur village in the district, where there was a severe outbreak about six months back.
Relaxing the bail conditions of former Union minister MK Alagiri's son MK Durai Dayanidhi, an accused in the multi-crore granite scam, the Madras high court bench in Madurai directed a lower court to return his passport today.
Seven engineering students, studying in a private college in Tamil Nadu, have been arrested for murdering one of their junior and severely injuring his friend in a suspected case of ragging, police said.
Tamil Nadu Assembly today witnessed a rare instance of a ruling AIADMK member being stopped by a minister from making allegations against party's arch-rival DMK chief M Karunanidhi, on the ground that charges should not be made during the Question Hour.
Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa today presented documentary evidence to Congress members in the state assembly to validate the argument presented on Monday that Mahatma Gandhi wanted to dissolve the century-old political party after Independence.