Kerala

Faced with protests, Kerala liquor stores shifting into residential areas get police protection

Residential areas across the state have been seen pitched protests over safety concerns because of the relocated outlets.

Tamil Nadu

Got over 100 abusive calls for supporting CM Palaniswami: Coimbatore MLA

MLA Arjunan said that he was sure the callers were not his constituents, as they were very satisfied with his work as MLA.

News

Jet Airways plane loses ATC contact over Germany, causes scare

Jet Airways has duly reported the matter to the concerned authorities, including India's DGCA.

Karnataka

Meet the K'taka college student who's making drinking water a reality for the poor for just Rs 20

Since first launching the filter in August, Niranjan says he has sold nearly 8,000 units.

Andhra Pradesh

Class X student suicide in Vijayawada: Child rights commission doubts school version of story

Thought the school claimed that he had used a towel to hang himself, the Commission has not found any evidence of the same.

Kerala

Meghalaya woman assaulted in a train while travelling in Kerala

The woman in her complaint, mentioned the seat numbers of the three men.

Tamil Nadu

DMK's hunger strike on February 22 against what happened in TN assembly

Stalin has alleged that excessive police force was used, making it a war like situation.

Kerala

No one can take away her courage: Colleagues rally behind Malayalam actor abducted in Kochi

Some voices also pointed out that a collective change of mindsets and not increased security was the way to ensure such incidents did not repeat.

Telangana

So much construction, so little road: No end to travel woes of Secunderabad residents

Residents say they haven’t seen good roads in at least three years.

Tamil Nadu

Journalist attacked in Madurai by alleged drug peddlers

This was not Chandiran, the Polimer news reporter's first encounter with the assaulters

Tamil Nadu

Nullify TN Assembly proceedings on Saturday, Stalin asks Governor

Stalin requested Rao to invoke his Constitutional powers "to nullify the entire proceedings with a view to protect the spirit of democracy and the Constitution".

Culture

NASA is sending a 'superbug' to the International Space Station; here's why

'Superbugs', are bacteria which have become resistant to antibiotic drugs, usually due to constant exposure.

Culture

Game therapy: How some video games can help children with cerebral palsy

Cerebral Palsy is a disorder of movement, muscle tone or posture that is present from birth.

Karnataka

Forest guard dies fighting fire at Bandipur National Park

About 400 acres of forest land went up in flames.

News

Donald Trump is a 'pathological liar': Bernie Sanders hits out at US President

"In Trump's view, people should ignore all the news except what comes directly from him," Bernie said.

Kerala

Police clueless about actor Kalabhavan Mani's death, family to move court

Mani's family accused the police of not taking the probe forward, despite scientific reports suggesting that the death occurred due to poisoning.

Culture

Fifty shades of erotica: how sex in literature went mainstream

Think what you may about the 'Fifty Shades' trilogy but it has brought BDSM, in particular, to the masses.

Karnataka

CBFC's Bengaluru office struggling with workload: Pahlaj Nihalani

As far as films getting delayed at the censor board is concerned, Nihalani doesn't deny the allegation.

Culture

Five common myths about the ageing brain and body

We need to better understand our body and its changes if we want to maintain health and prevent the onset of diseases such as dementia.

News

What students learn about Asia is outdated and needs to change

The idea that all Australian students should develop a deeper understanding of Asian languages and cultures is not new.