• Tamil Nadu: Alagiri men skip Stalin events April 16, 2012

    MADURAI: DMK treasurer M K Stalin might have enjoyed watching his sons performance in the film Oru Kal Oru Kannadi here on Saturday night, but he was disappointed with the candidate interviews for youth wing posts, as Alagiri loyalists boycotted the interviews and also the public meeting.Though the candidate interview...
  • 500 TN women rescued from Kerala border December 7, 2011

    THENI: In one of the worst incidents of mob frenzy over the ongoing Mullaiperiyar dam safety row, nearly 500 women estate workers from Tamil Nadu were held hostage and some of them allegedly sexually harassed in Idukki district in Kerala on Monday. Theni district officials here swung into action and...
  • Two held in Madurai for plot to kill Advani November 2, 2011

    MADURAI: Two Islamic fundamentalists " Abdul Rahman alias Abdullah (26) of Nelpettai and Ismath (22) of Simmakkal " said to be sympathisers of extremist Imam Ali, were arrested here on Tuesday in connection with the alleged attempt on BJP leader L K Advanis life during his visit to the temple...