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Case won’t end even if victim backs off

In a significant ruling, the Madras high court has held that a rape case cannot be quashed even if the victim “resiles” from her allegations as the offence was not against any individual but against t

Two SI murderers shot dead in encounter


Two men allegedly invol­ved in the brutal murder of sub-inspector Alwin Sudan during Marudh­upandiar Guru pooja were shot de­ad in a police encounter ne­ar Manama­durai on Friday.

Police sources told

M.K.Alagiri gets furious


A couple of days after his brother, in an attempt to mend fences, visited him, DMK south zone organising secretary M.K.Alagiri expressed his displeasure over the appointment of functionaries for the p

Stalin meets brother Alagiri after 3 years to bury hatchet

In an attempt to sink differences within the Karunanidhi family and the party, DMK treasurer M.K. Stalin called on his elder brother M.K.

TN judge suspended over corruption case

Ramanathapuram principal district and sessions Judge Govindarajulu has been placed under suspension following corruption charges levelled against him by the local bar association.

Police questiones Alagiri son’s in-laws

The Madurai district police questioned Union minister M.K.

Union minister Alagiri son’s anticipatory bail plea rejected

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The Madras high court on Tuesday rejected the anticipatory bail plea of union minister M.K. Alagiri's son, Durai Dayanidhi, in the multi-crore illegal granite quarrying case.

Engineer killed for running his car over pet dog

An engineer was stabbed to death by an owner of a dog for running his car over his pet in Karaikudi in Sivagangai district.

Balasubramanian, 37, a civil engineer and DMK former youth wing deputy orga

Auto driver sets self on fire over eviction


A 40-year-old auto-driver set himself ablaze on the terrace of his house on Saturday at Periyar Nagar in Sivakasi, about 70 km from here, when the district administration launched a demolition drive i

Police defuse two time-bombs in Madurai

A flutter was created after two time-bombs packed in a parcel were received by a former activist of the banned Al-Umma terror outfit, police said on Saturday.

Umar had received the parcel from a boy

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