Kerala

'Want peace in Kerala': RSS mouthpiece Organiser to hold peace meet on July 1

“We are not interested in blame games, but finally want to come up with a solution,” said Organiser editor Prafulla Ketkar.

Andhra Pradesh

Trainee exam for Vizag Steel Plant full of errors and biased towards Hindi, applicants allege

The countrywide exam was conducted by a private agency on behalf of Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd., which is a corporate entity of Vizag Steel Plant.

Tamil Nadu

Puducherry power struggle: CM Narayansamy accuses LG Kiran Bedi of self-promotion

This war of words comes amidst an ongoing power struggle between the centre appointed leader and people elected Congress Government in the UT.

Kerala

Kerala professor of CUSAT suspended for allegedly fudging data while authoring articles

He is also reportedly a senior office-bearer of Vijnana Bharati, a wing of the RSS, which is affiliated with the Swadeshi Science Movement.

Flix

Unni Mukundan is a Mammootty fan

The actor made his debut with Mammootty in 'Bombay March 12th'.

Flix

Sreesanth’s debut film gets a release date

'Team 5' is supposedly on bike racing.

Telangana

Irked at being denied holidays, students vandalise Narayana Junior College in Hyderabad

Enraged students allegedly locked up the building, and pelted stones and broke windows, besides ransacking the offices.

Social

Watch this freestyle footballer dribble his way through Bengaluru

Satish ‘Sean’ can perform over 200 tricks with a football and can keep you captivated for hours.

Features

'I'm so sorry': When Indian advertisements turn around sexism

In these ads, Indian men, like their western counterparts, appear to have grown weary of the limiting script and role that’s been passed down to them.

Telangana

Help Telangana beedi workers' children study: Protesters demand govt college in Domakonda

Existing colleges are inaccessible and financially unviable, forcing students to stop studies and go into the beedi industry, say protesters.

Telangana

Rescued from child marriage a year ago, Hyderabad girl allegedly being harassed by groom again

Sakshi and her family have been constantly harassed by 35-year-old Shiv Shankar, whose marriage was fixed with her a year back.

Features

The long, winding road to LGBTQI+ inclusiveness in Indian workplaces

From sensitising employees to building recruitment policies, here’s what workplaces need to start doing to be more inclusive.

Flix

‘Maanagaram’ director yet to finalise Karthi for his next project

Karthi, meanwhile, is busy wrapping up the shoot of his action-based cop thriller Dheeran: Adhigaaram Ondru.

Voices

Interpreting ‘Not in my name’ on the lines of ‘Not all men’ is wilfully malignant

There is a difference between Hindu and Hindutva just like there is a difference between Islam and jihadists.

Andhra Pradesh

Five Andhra patients admitted in Vizag hospital test positive for anthrax

Doctors say the patients may have been infected after they consumed goat meat 20 days ago.

Flix

‘Kaala’ schedule in Mumbai to be wrapped up on June 29

The next schedule of the film will happen in Chennai where a huge set of Dharavi slum has been erected.

Tamil Nadu

Is MK Stalin’s desilting drive more than just a photo-opportunity?

The DMK Working President has earlier attempted to reinvent himself in the eyes of the electorate.

Features

No such thing as too fat or thin for fashion: Don't let body shaming decide your wardrobe

Where do people without 'perfect' bodies go if they want to look fashionable?

Atom

Vivo to launch X9s Plus with dual front camera and Android Nougat 7.1.1

Vivo is expected to launch the X9s and the X9s Plus on July 6.

Telangana

18-month-old Chinnari's death in Telangana borewell: Landowner gets arrested, obtains bail

Chinnari was found dead deep inside the 450-ft borewell after a three-day rescue operation.

Karnataka

Week after K’taka Assembly sentences Kannada editor, Ravi Belagere evades arrest

Dharwad police have registered a complaint against Belagere’s son for obstructing police in executing government orders.

Kerala

Loknath Behera to be back as Kerala DGP

TP Senkumar is set to retire on June 30.

Karnataka

BBMP officials acquitted in 2014 case of Bengaluru girl’s death from falling into an open drain

The officials got acquitted as witnesses did not show up for the hearing

Flix

Gopichand isn’t playing dual roles in 'Gautam Nanda'

The film’s director, Sampath Nandi, confirmed the same in an interview.

Atom

Naspers invests $71 million in Flipkart to increase its stake to 16 pc

Naspers’ consolidated financial statements show that it made this investment in April by buying the stake from existing investors.