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VAO who turned hostile says wife hit him on head

MADURAI: Village Administrative Officer Akbar Seth on Tuesday explained before the Judicial Magistrate Court, Melur, why he turned hostile in a case in which the Madurai collector had sought custody of granite blocks stacked on government land ... Times of India, 1 day ago
Suspended VAO's volte-face The Hindu, 1 day ago
Times of India

Alleged human sacrifices in Madurai: Court orders forensic dept to produce exhumed skeletons before it

MADURAI: A court in Melur on Tuesday ordered the forensic officials to produce human skeletons exhumed from a granite quarry in Madurai district a few months ago. Five skeletons were exhumed in September after the Madras high court-appointed legal ...
 Times of India2 days ago More skeletons come out of PRP cupboards as another human sacrifice allegation emerges  Times of India1 month ago

Doc Tries to Give Poison Shot to Wife

MADURAI: A 54-year-old doctor in Melur, reportedly suffering from mental illness, tried to kill his wife with a poison shot following which she escaped from him and ran to the police station for help. Police said R Chandramohan (54), a general ...
 New Indian Express4 days ago

Couple killed in accident

A couple, who were travelling in their car from Bengaluru to Melur in Shidlaghatta village, died in an accident on Sunday night. While Nagaraj (54) died on the spot, his wife Parvathamma (50) was rushed to Columbia Asia Hospital where she ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago Bengaluru: Car-borne couple impaled by eucalyptus trunks, dies  Times of India2 weeks ago
Times of India

Four killed as car collides with truck near Madurai

MADURAI: Four people were killed when a car they were travelling in collided with a truck near Melur in Madurai district of Tamil Nadu on Wednesday night. The deceased have been identified as Anbarasan, Sathishkumar, Nandakumar and Pandiarajan, ...
 Times of India1 month ago

More skeletal remains exhumed in Madurai

More skeletal remains were exhumed from a village near Melur in Madurai on Friday, as digging resumed in an ongoing probe against a granite firm, which has been accused of sacrificing humans for the success of its business. Workers exhumed the bones ...
 AhmedabadMirror.com2 months ago
The Hindu

Periyar, Vaigai dams may surplus soon, but no water for farmers

Public Works Department issued the first flood warning for people living along the banks of the Vaigai two days back. But, farmers of Madurai district are still wondering as to when water would be released from the Vaigai dam to irrigate over 1.50 ...
 The Hindu16 hours ago

Driver robbed on Tiruchi highway

A lorry driver was robbed of Rs. 31,000 and a mobile phone on Madurai-Tiruchi highway near Kottampatti after Monday midnight. Police said that M. Veluchamy, who was accompanied by cleaner Manivel, both from Karur, was driving a gypsum-laden lorry ...
 The Hindu1 day ago


RELIGION Arulmigu Uttamar Kovil, Bikshandarkovil: Mumoorthigal thirkarthigai deepa thiruvizha, sokkapanai, 5 p.m. Sri Ayyappa Sangam: Mandala puja, Ganapathy Homam, 5.15 a.m.; abishekam, 6.30 a.m.; uchikala pooja, 10.30 a.m.; pooja, ...
 The Hindu1 day ago
Times of India

How Sagayam battled granite mafia

U. Sagayam, the court-appointed legal commissioner, during his nine-month probe into the multi-crore granite scam he unearthed during his tenure as Madurai collector in 2012, has been probing into alleged human sacrifice, diversion of Manimuthuar ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 days ago Panel may Submit Granite Scam Report in Court on Monday  New Indian Express1 week ago My mother might have been a victim of human sacrifice in TN, woman tells Sagayam panel  Times of India1 month ago
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