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36-year-old IIT Madras student participated in ‘beef fest’ assaulted

May 30, 2017

CHENNAI: A IIT-Madras PhD scholar was assaulted on Tuesday by a group of students on the institute's premise for partaking in a beef eating fest on Sunday. According to eyewitness accounts, the incident happened around 2.15pm as the victim R Sooraj(36) was having lunch with a friend, when a group of eight students, belonging to the Vivekananda Stu...


TN CM rules out Cabinet reshuffle

May 27, 2017

CHENNAI: Denying media reports, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Saturday ruled out any reshuffle in the state Cabinet. "It is only the newspapers that are publishing news about a ministry change. There will be no change in the ministry," he told the media at Yercaud, about 370 km from here. As for meetings of AIADMK legislators with ...


Train ticket helps police to nab the murderer in Chennai

May 26, 2017

CHENNAI: A train ticket helped police to identify the victim of a murder and catch the killer in Vyasarpadi late on Tuesday night. Investigators on Thursday identified the victim as Dhanasekaran(23), an Airport employee who worked in the facility's cargo section. "We recovered the body from the railway tracks on Wednesday," an investigating o...