The assailant, Alagesan, was caught by the public and beaten up before he was handed over to the police. Aswini was later shifted to the hospital.
Pongal: The government conducts regular awareness campaigns ahead of Bhogi to promote smoke-free celebrations during the festival.
Police said all the four bodies have been recovered from the well.
The Madras High Court ordered that no floor test would be conducted in the Tamil Nadu Assembly till September 20. The interim order was passed on petitions by DMK working president M K Stalin and MLA P Vetrivel, a staunch loyalist of ousted AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran.
The accused, identified as 30-year-old Haroon, is suspected of collecting and sending funds to the terrorist organisation. He was detained after information was gathered from Mohammed Iqbal and Jamil Ahmed, who are already under the custody of ATS.
Karunanidhi Birthday turns Opposition Unity Platform.
Director Ramesh Selvan has made a film based on the shocking murder case of a techie, Swathi. The victim was stabbed to death in the broad day light at a Chennai railway station allegedly by her stalker Ramkumar. The film has actor Ajmal Ameer in the lead role.
Gaanam Nair is a known face in showbiz in Chennai and her friends and family had started an online campaign circulating her picture and details on social media seeking for a clue that leads to finding her whereabouts. Even actors like Aishwarya Rajesh had expressed concerns when Gaanam was missing.
Gaanam Nair has reportedly directed several short and ad films and was also working as a model in Chennai.
A police source said although they had information that the judge had left the guesthouse, there was no confirmed report of his arrival in Kalahasti.
Jallikattu protest: A group of 50 protesters had gathered on Tuesday morning for a day long protest which later turned into a massive gathering of over 3,000 people.
Earlier, the MeT office had said the cyclone would cross the state coast near Cuddalore and under its impact, heavy rains could lash Tamil Nadu and neighbouring Puducherry.
Chennai: If the past is any indicator, the state authorities would do well to prepare in advance and take corrective measure to plug the gaps in the city’s multi-crore drainage projects.
The investors were promised that the land would be developed, a promise that has remained unfulfilled even after a year.
The flights later landed in Bengaluru after a few hours of delay when the weather became normal