Tirunelveli

  • 5 killed in bomb blast near Kundankulam Nuclear Power Plant 26-11-2013 11:18 PM

    Tirunelveli: Five people, including three children, were killed on the spot in a powerful bomb explosion tonight in a colony in Idinthakarai coastal village, close to Kundankulam Nuclear Power Plant, police said. Those killed included a woman and three children, all aged below five years, they said. Two houses were...
  • Honour killing: 17-year-old girl murdered by brothers in Tamil Nadu 14-09-2013 02:29 PM

    In a case of honour killing, a 17-year-old girl was allegedly murdered by her two brothers for falling in love with a Dalit boy in the district, police said on Saturday. The two brothers poured acid into the mouth of their sister Gomathy and hanged her at their house in...
  • Talks to end Kudankulam logjam make no headway 18-11-2011 05:10 PM

    Tirunelveli (TN): Talks to break the logjam over the controversial Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project made no headway on Friday with protesters terming the discussions as 'a failure' after meeting the central government's expert committee. The 15-member panel, on a three-day visit to the plant as part of efforts to allay...
  • Kudankulam: Centre's expert panel to meet today 07-11-2011 12:50 PM

    Chennai: The Centre's expert committee, set up to allay fears of locals over the controversial Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant, will meet on Monday. This will be the first time that the Centre's 15-member expert panel is meeting after anti-KNPP activists announced setting up of a 21-member committee, comprising scientists and...
  • Tamil Nadu nuclear plant row escalates 14-09-2011 07:42 AM

    Koodankulam: The Koodankulam nuclear plant in Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu was advertised as the answer to crippling power shortages. But villagers from three districts in the State, fearing a nuclear meltdown, are on an indefinite strike with about a 100 on a hunger strike since Monday. Their one demand - completely...
  • TN ministers watch as cop bleeds to death 09-01-2010 08:36 AM

    A Tamil Nadu policeman was hacked by gangster on a National Highway. ...
  • Wife-beater booked in Tamil Nadu 28-10-2006 03:30 PM

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