Observing that the court is saddened to note that the investigation of the murder of a young girl has been done shabbily, the Madras High Court on Thursday acquitted a 25-year-old man, sentenced to death by a trial court for rape and murder of a minor girl in Chengalpattu. Directing the state government to conduct an enquiry with regard to… Continue reading "Madras High Court acquits man awarded death sentence"
Months after announcing that new districts would be created, the Tamil Nadu government has now redrawn revenue boundaries of new districts and created districts of Tenkasi, Tirupathur, Ranipet, Chengalpet and Kallakurichi. In the process, the erstwhile Tirunelveli, Vellore, Kancheepuram and Villupuram districts were either bifurcated or trifurcated. The Kancheepuram district will comprise of Uthiramerur, Sriperumbudur, Walajabad and Kundrathur Taluks. Kanchipuram… Continue reading "TN gets 5 new districts, southern suburbs of Chennai go under Chengalpattu"