Aruna Srinivasan was murdered by her boyfriend on March 9—Photo: Special Arrangement
Aruna Srinivasan was murdered by her boyfriend on March 9—Photo: Special Arrangement

20 days after murder, suspect still elusive

Nearly a month after Dinesh Kannappan (25), a BPO employee, fled after allegedly murdering his girlfriend and unsuccessfully trying to dump her body, police are yet to trace him. Police say one rea... »

Four teenagers held for murder

Four school students have been sent to a juvenile home in Kellys on Tuesday in connection with the murder of a 21-year-old man whose decomposed body was discovered in Mangadu on Monday afternoon. T... »
Hardcore users mostly comprise college-goers and sometimes, even school students, say drug peddlers operating in Chennai. File photo

Chennai - Narcotics city

Not a single drugs gang has been busted in the last few years. The trade is flourishing and has gone out of the reach of the police in many places. »

File report on arrest of ‘Traffic’ Ramaswamy: HC

The Madras High Court has directed the government to file a status report on the arrest of social activist K.R.Ramaswamy alias ‘Traffic’ Ramaswamy at Vepery here on March 12.Justice T.S.Siva... »

Guard murdered by colleague

A drunken brawl between two security guards at a workshop near Poonamallee in the early hours of Thursday resulted in the death of a man.Police have arrested the suspect who was sitting by t... »
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CHENNAI, March 25, 2015

Fort St. George emerges hotspot

Sale of illicit drugs is thriving as a cottage industry in a residential neighbourhood in the vicinity of Fort St. George, the seat of the State government. A number of houses in Annai Sath... »
He should not be retained in the Convict Ward, but as a normal patient in the hospital, the judge said
CHENNAI, March 14, 2015

Court criticises hasty arrest of ‘Traffic’ Ramaswamy

The Madras High Court, on Friday, came down heavily on the city police for the hasty, early morning arrest of the noted octogenarian social activist ‘Traffic’ K. R. Ramaswamy. “Prima facie,... »
‘A birthday gift for Chennai’s 375th’
The Hindu’s ‘Friends of Chennai’ will mobilise readers to transform the city.