Madurai

Type: City
Name: Madurai
Country: India
Latitude: 9.92
Longitude: 78.120003
population: 909,988
First reported 19 mins ago - Updated 19 mins ago - 1 reports

Tamils stranded in Iraq arrive home

Chennai, Sep 16 (PTI) Seven Tamil Nadu workers, stranded in war-torn Iraq for several months, arrived here today with the help of Central and State governments, airport authorities said here today.The seven men, all natives of Madurai District, flew to ... [Published Press Trust of India - 19 mins ago]
Entities: Iraq, Madurai, Sharjah, Chennai
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Focus on improving exam results of students from govt. schools

Comment · print · T TT+· T-Headmasters of various government schools, Assistant Elementary Education Officers and Additional Assistant Elementary Education Officers attended a review meeting chaired by Director of Elementary Education R. Elangovan ... [Published The Hindu - 3 hours ago]
Entities: Training, Madurai, Officer
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Only 20 of 1,531 usury cases ended in conviction: DGP

Comment · print · T TT+· T-The Director General of Police on Monday informed the Madras High Court Bench here that only 20 out of 1,531 cases filed in the State under the Tamil Nadu Prohibition of Charging Exorbitant Interest Act, since its enactment ... [Published The Hindu - 3 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Youth found murdered at Theerthakaadu

Comment · print · T TT+· T-The Hindu A police officer enquirying with local residents at Theerthakaadu near Vandiyur on Monday about a youth who was found murdered. Photo: G.MoorthyA rowdy element, K. Pandi alias “Muttaikan” Pandi (21), was found ... [Published The Hindu - 3 hours ago]
Entities: Anna Nagar, Police, Madurai
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Cannot convict on suspicion only, says SC

CHENNAI: Strong suspicion cannot be a substitute for proof. If a case is based solely on circumstantial evidence, the chain of circumstances should completely prove the guilt of the accused, said the Supreme Court, setting aside a verdict of Madras high ... [Published Times of India - 10 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

TN: Students Block Road Demanding Arrest of Man Behind Acid Attack

MADURAI: Students blocked the traffic at more than two points near Tirumangalam in the district demanding the arrest of the man who allegedly attaked two college girls with acid, injuring them badly on Friday.Traffic was blocked on the Madurai-Virudhunagar ... [Published New Indian Express - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Acid, Arrests, Attack
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

HC directs police to submit call details

Madurai, Sept 15 (PTI) The Madras High Court today directed police to submit all mobile call details of ten persons suspected to be involved in the kidnap and murder of a real estate dealer and managing trustee of K M Allaudin Rowther Dharma Trust. ... [Published Press Trust of India - Sep 15 2014]
Entities: Police, Dharma, Madurai
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Engineering colleges brace up for recruitment season

MADURAI: It is a window of professional opportunities for engineering college students in Madurai as the much awaited campus recruitment has just started. There is a feverish activity raging in the college premises as the recruitment drive rolls. While ... [Published Times of India - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

6 Die as car Rams Stationary lorry

MADURAI: Six persons from Tiruchy, including an 11-year-old boy and three women, were killed in an accident near Dindigul after their car collided with a stationary lorry on Sunday morning. Police said that A Venkatachalam (37) from Kattoor and family ... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 15 2014]
Entities: lorry, Madurai, Police
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 2 reports

Petitioner fined for filing petitions repeatedly

The Madras High Court fined a person for filing habeas corpus petitions alleging illegal detention of his 27-year-old daughter who had married against his wishes.Dismissing the petition, the Madurai bench of the court comrpising Justice S Manikumar and ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 5 reports

125 LITRES OF ACID SEIZED FROM MADURAI POST ATTACK ON 2 GIRLS

AboutAfter an acid attack on two girl students in Tirmangalam of Madurai district in Tamil Nadu yesterday, police officials raided shops in and around Tirumangalam and seized 125 litres of acid from them.Tags: Seized 125 litres , Tirumangalam , Tamil ... [Published Oneindia - Sep 14 2014]
Entities: Madurai, Acid, Attack
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Bus, motorbike gutted in accident near Madurai

A State-run bus went up in flames after hitting a two-wheeler that was lying on the Dindigul-Madurai highway after it skidded at Vadipatti near Madurai in the early hours of Sunday. No causality were reported, the police said. The bus was proceeding towards ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 14 2014]

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The motive of the crime and the evidence of the time Muthu was last seen alive had not been established, the bench said. "As the chain of events was incomplete, it was difficult to convict him only on the basis of recoveries" it said, giving Muthu the benefit of doubt and setting aside the conviction and the sentence
"In my other film 'Idam Porul Eval', I play a Madurai girl. It's a role not many heroines would've played in their career. I always give weightage to performance more than the length of my character. That has always been my criteria for signing a film" said Aishwarya
"The campus recruitment in our college has not started yet. It is expected to start in a week's time. Companies have already provided us dates. The students are hopeful and motivated to face the recruitment test. We expect better numbers than last year" said a placement officer from an engineering college. Eom
...to D Raghavan, co-ordinator of the Federation, the water entering the tank is very little about two to three cusecs, but that too is a big relief. "Now, we have come to know that the MLA has asked the district collector to deepen the tank for about twenty feet on the southern side and develop a park on its banks. The fertile silt thus removed can be sold for agriculture purpose or to brick chambers on a no loss-no profit basis, he said."

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Tamils stranded in Iraq arrive home [Published Press Trust of India - 19 mins ago]
Focus on improving exam results of students fro... [Published The Hindu - 3 hours ago]
Only 20 of 1,531 usury cases ended in convictio... [Published The Hindu - 3 hours ago]
Youth found murdered at Theerthakaadu [Published The Hindu - 3 hours ago]
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Cannot convict on suspicion only, says SC [Published Times of India - 10 hours ago]
Milestone to exit Milestone Bullion Series I by... [Published Livemint.com - 15 hours ago]
TN: Students Block Road Demanding Arrest of Man... [Published New Indian Express - 15 hours ago]
Explosives found on busy road in Tirunelveli [Published Times of India - 17 hours ago]
Rowdy found murdered near Madurai [Published DailyMe.Com - 23 hours ago]
HC Demands Call Details of Suspects in Murder o... [Published Outlook India - Sep 15 2014]
HC directs police to submit call details [Published Press Trust of India - Sep 15 2014]
It's performance over glamour for Aishwarya Rajesh [Published ProKerala.com - Sep 15 2014]
Engineering colleges brace up for recruitment s... [Published Times of India - Sep 15 2014]
Vaigai water flows into parched tank [Published Times of India - Sep 15 2014]
‘There should be no suspicion about reliability... [Published The Hindu - Sep 15 2014]
“Violence against women takes several forms” [Published The Hindu - Sep 15 2014]
150 litres of acids eized from shops [Published The Hindu - Sep 15 2014]
Hyping ISI moles’ stories sparked panic: Karuna... [Published Times of India - Sep 15 2014]
Hiring of Assistant Prof to BU Stayed after Aru... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 15 2014]
Reflecting Ancient Culture and Modest City Life [Published New Indian Express - Sep 15 2014]
6 Die as car Rams Stationary lorry [Published New Indian Express - Sep 15 2014]
Don’t vote for BJP, says Jayalalithaa, slams it... [Published Times of India - Sep 14 2014]
Acid attacks [Published The Hindu - Sep 14 2014]
Arrest of ISI spies has panicked TN people: Kar... [Published msn.co.in - Sep 14 2014]
Will Jaya answer whose Govt. is place of refuge... [Published NetIndia123.com - Sep 14 2014]
Petitioner fined for filing petitions repeatedly [Published Business Standard India - Sep 14 2014]
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Draft on solar parks aims at 20,000 MW [Published Panchabuta-Renewable Energy & Cleantech in India - Sep 12 2014]
According to reports, the ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE) has come out with a draft scheme for development of solar parks and ultra mega solar power projects targeting an addition of 20,000 MW of solar power installed capacity.  The scheme ...
Draft on solar parks aims at 20,000 MW [Published Panchabuta - Cleantech & Renewable Energy in India - Sep 12 2014]
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Picture for representational purpose (Photo: DC) Thiruvananthapuram: Only five colleges in the state have the approval of the Director General of Shipping (DGS) for running marine engineering courses in the State. The colleges are Euro Tech Maritime ...
Professor of Chemistry Turns India’s Plastic Tr... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Aug 16 2014]
Christina Sarich — Nation of Change Scenes from the movie  Slumdog Millionaire  accurately depict India’s latest consumer-influenced economy. Tree groves are littered with a rainbow color of plastic bags like some kind of ominous carnival wreckage. ...
Hundreds of Tamils Have Simply Vanished on the ... [Published TIME.com - Jul 11 2014]
Antonyamma, a Tamil refugee from Sri Lanka living in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, last heard from her daughter Mary more than a year ago when the younger woman had boarded a boat heading for Australia, along with seven other members of her family, ...
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