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Apr 28, 2019
Pollachi sexual harassment case: Tamil Nadu govt gives nod to transferring probe to CBI citing need for ‘dedicated investigation’The CBI has taken over the investigation into alleged sexual harassment of a woman in Pollachi town of Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore district
Mar 20, 2019
Pollachi sexual assault case shows how social media makes survivors vulnerable, can be misused by predatorsThe circulation of the videos made by those accused in the Pollachi sexual assault case have made both the perpetrators and survivors identifiable.
Mar 13, 2019
Pollachi sexual assault case: NCW asks Tamil Nadu DGP to take appropriate action against accusedReacting to the news reports, NCW chief Rekha Sharma has issued a notice to DGP, Tamil Nadu, T K Rajendran to take appropriate action against the accused."The commission is seriously concerned about the safety and security of the women in the state of Tamil Nadu," Sharma said in a letter.
Mar 12, 2019
Pollachi sexual assault case: Four held under Goondas Act for cheating several women online by filming, blackmailing themThe four men were arrested in February based on a complaint (filed on 24 February) by the 19-year-old girl that, on 12 February, the men had taken her in a car and attempted to disrobe her and videographed the act, to later blackmail her.
Mar 11, 2019
Tamil actor Siddharth on Pollachi sexual abuse case: Hope systemic support is given to survivorsSiddharth expressed concern over the matter stating that preying on young girls via social media had become a 'menace'
Oct 15, 2018
Elderly couple in Coimbatore commits suicide after daughter elopes with man from another communityDepressed over their only daughter eloping with a man outside their community, an elderly couple allegedly committed suicide at their house in Pollachi, some 35 kilometres from here Sunday.
Oct 24, 2017
Madras HC adjourns plea seeking conduct of election for AIADMK's general secretary postThe Madras High Court on Tuesday adjourned to 27 October a petition seeking a direction to the Election Commission and the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu to conduct elections for the party's general secretary post.
Jul 15, 2017
Coimbatore, Pollachi train resumes eight years after suspension for gauge conversionThe train services between Coimbatore and Pollachi resumed on Saturday after a gap of eight years.
Oct 26, 2016
HC approves police inquiry against DMK workers for rumours over Jayalalithaa's healthThe Madras High Court on Tuesday directed Tamil Nadu Police to proceed with its probe against two DMK workers who had allegedly posted rumours in the social media over the health of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and asked them to cooperate.
Oct 17, 2016
Tamil Nadu: AIADMK, DMK come to blows over Jayalalithaa's healthAn AIADMK councillor and DMK worker have been admitted to a hospital in Pollachi in the district after they came to blows following an altercation over the remarks on the health status of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, police said on Monday.