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5 of Tamil Nadu family found dead, suicide suspected

“Post-mortem examination does not reveal any criminal action,” said Villupuram superintendent of police, S Radhakrishnan.
Their bodies were sent to Government Villupuram Medical College Hospital for autopsy and last rites were performed on Monday evening.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Their bodies were sent to Government Villupuram Medical College Hospital for autopsy and last rites were performed on Monday evening.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Dec 15, 2020 10:32 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Villupuram | ByDivya Chandrababu

Debt-ridden Tamil Nadu couple kills children, records video before committing suicide

In the video, which he sent to his friends on WhatsApp minutes before died, S Arun claimed he was killing his daughters and was about to commit suicide with his wife over mounting debts.
A 33-year-old man in Tamil Nadu’s Villupuram killed three of his children by feeding them cyanide and committed suicide along with his wife. (Representative Image)(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
A 33-year-old man in Tamil Nadu’s Villupuram killed three of his children by feeding them cyanide and committed suicide along with his wife. (Representative Image)(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Dec 13, 2019 11:49 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chennai | ByM Manikandan

Eight Tibetan activists detained ahead of Modi-Xi summit in Mamallapuram

A noted ‘Free Tibet’ activist, Tsundue, a former student of the Loyola College in Chennai, was picked up at Kottakuppam in Villupuram district on Sunday night. The seven other Tibetan youth had landed from New Delhi, police said.
Officials walk past a Buddha statue installed at the entrance of the shore temple in Mamallapuram as part of the preparations for the informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping, to be held from October 11 to 13.(PTI PHOTO.)
Officials walk past a Buddha statue installed at the entrance of the shore temple in Mamallapuram as part of the preparations for the informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping, to be held from October 11 to 13.(PTI PHOTO.)
Updated on Oct 07, 2019 08:11 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chennai | ByMC Rajan

Tamil Nadu law minister’s nephew commits ‘suicide’ at leader’s house

An inquiry officer said Lokesh had recently returned from Australia where he was studying. He said Lokesh has been living with his uncle Shanmugam’s family since his childhood after his mother’s death.
Tamil Nadu law minister C Ve Shanmugam’s nephew has committed suicide said police sources.(Representative Photo)
Tamil Nadu law minister C Ve Shanmugam’s nephew has committed suicide said police sources.(Representative Photo)
Updated on Oct 06, 2019 10:58 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chennai | ByM Manikandan

Three killed as minivan ferrying crackers explodes in Tamil Nadu’s Villupuram

The explosion was so severe that all three victims were blown to pieces and houses in a 100-metre radius of the blast were damaged.
The remains of the van that exploded inTamil nadu’s Villupuram district on Monday(HT PHOTO)
The remains of the van that exploded inTamil nadu’s Villupuram district on Monday(HT PHOTO)
Updated on Sep 30, 2019 06:42 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chennai | ByM Manikandan

16 dead in two different road mishaps in Tamil Nadu

While 10 people died in a collision between a private bus and a van near Kallakkurichi in Villupuram district, six passengers died near Thoothukkudi when the van they were travelling in plunged into a roadside pit.
Seven of the deceased are TNEB’s contract workers from Jharkhand and the police are waiting for the contractor from Madurai to identify them.(HT Photo)
Seven of the deceased are TNEB’s contract workers from Jharkhand and the police are waiting for the contractor from Madurai to identify them.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 18, 2019 06:03 PM IST
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Srinivasa Rao Apparasu/Hyderabad | ByM Manikandan

Ex-Puducherry CM Janakiraman dies at 79

Having been the personal assistant of the late DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi for long, Janakiraman earned the leader’s trust and confidence and was deputed to Puducherry to develop the party.
Former Puducherry Chief Minister and DMK veteran RV Janakiraman died in Chennai on Monday morning(ANI/Twitter)
Former Puducherry Chief Minister and DMK veteran RV Janakiraman died in Chennai on Monday morning(ANI/Twitter)
Published on Jun 10, 2019 05:32 PM IST
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Chennai | ByHT Correspondent

In Tamil Nadu, third student ends life after NEET failure

With 17-year-old girl’s death, the number of students who have committed suicide since Wednesday rose to three.
A first-year MBBS student was found hanging in her room in the girls hostel in AIIMS campus. (Representative photo)(DFil)
A first-year MBBS student was found hanging in her room in the girls hostel in AIIMS campus. (Representative photo)(DFil)
Updated on Jun 07, 2019 01:16 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chennai | ByHT Correspondent

Centre nod to Vedanta EIA for oil exploration

The Union ministry of environment said it had cleared the proposed environmental impact assessment for both offshore and onshore exploration in Villupuram district of Tamil Nadu and neighbouring Puducherry.
This development comes in the backdrop of a backlash against Vedanta in Tamil Nadu, where its copper smelter, Sterlite, in Thoothukudi has been closed since May 2018 over alleged environmental pollution caused by the plant.
This development comes in the backdrop of a backlash against Vedanta in Tamil Nadu, where its copper smelter, Sterlite, in Thoothukudi has been closed since May 2018 over alleged environmental pollution caused by the plant.
Updated on May 12, 2019 02:16 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByMC Rajan

IT raid on Tamil Nadu minister, realtors and private milk dairy

About 350 I-T officials were involved in the operation, which commenced at 6.30 am and was continuing till late in the evening.
Real estate businessmen including Ramamoorthy Reddy, chairman of the Vellore centre of the Builders Association of India, K. Jayaprakash, Rama Anjaneyalu and S.Brahmanandam’s offices and houses in Vellore were also raided by the I-T officers(PTI/ Representative Image)
Real estate businessmen including Ramamoorthy Reddy, chairman of the Vellore centre of the Builders Association of India, K. Jayaprakash, Rama Anjaneyalu and S.Brahmanandam’s offices and houses in Vellore were also raided by the I-T officers(PTI/ Representative Image)
Updated on Feb 22, 2019 08:21 AM IST
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Chennai | ByM Manikandan

Tamil Nadu has a new district: Kallakurichi will be 33rd

The new revenue division created by bifurcating Villupuram district would be the 33rd district in the state and fulfils an election promise made by late chief minister J Jayalalithaa in 2016.
Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said this would fulfil the two-decade old demand of the people of Kallakurichi.(PTI)
Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said this would fulfil the two-decade old demand of the people of Kallakurichi.(PTI)
Updated on Jan 09, 2019 08:58 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chennai | ByMC Rajan

NIA raids houses of 7 ISIS-linked men for targeting Hindu leaders

The raids were conducted at Otteri in Chennai, Tindivanam near Villupuram, Kuniyamuthur, Ukkadam, and Variety Hall Road in Coimbatore district between 6.45 am to 8.30 am.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday carried out an early morning raid on the houses of seven persons in various parts of Tamil Nadu for their alleged links with the terrorist group ISIS.(HT PHOTO)
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday carried out an early morning raid on the houses of seven persons in various parts of Tamil Nadu for their alleged links with the terrorist group ISIS.(HT PHOTO)
Updated on Dec 19, 2018 06:13 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chennai | ByM Manikandan

4 charred to death as bus collides with truck, burst into flames in Tamil Nadu

The sleeper bus had 23 passengers onboard and most of them were asleep when the accident occurred at about 1:30 am, the official said.
Four people were charred to death on Friday when a bus bound for Madurai collided with a cargo truck near Villupuram resulting in the two vehicles going up in flames, police said.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Four people were charred to death on Friday when a bus bound for Madurai collided with a cargo truck near Villupuram resulting in the two vehicles going up in flames, police said.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Oct 19, 2018 05:28 PM IST
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Villupuram | ByPress Trust of India

TN girl donates 9,000 saved for over 4 years for new cycle to Kerala, gets unexpected reward

The nine-year-old girl lending the helping hand won her hearts and accolades, with Hero Cyles taking special note.
Rescuers evacuate people from a flooded area to a safer place in Aluva in Kerala.(Reuters Photo)
Rescuers evacuate people from a flooded area to a safer place in Aluva in Kerala.(Reuters Photo)
Updated on Aug 20, 2018 03:35 PM IST
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Villupuram | ByPress Trust of India
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