Kerala

PETA puts up ‘human barbecue’ in Kerala, says ‘meat is murder, try vegan’

PETA’s campaign showed a woman dressed in a costume which showed her as a ‘bloodied and charred’ as she was being ‘barbecued’.

Flix

‘We live in a time of strict censorship, there is no freedom of speech’: Actor Rohini

Rohini was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the 48th International Film Festival of India in Panaji, Goa.

News

‘I will fight this, Pak sheltering terrorists’: Baloch leader denied asylum by Switzerland

Brahumdagh Bugti, Baloch leader in exile digs in for the long haul.

Flix

'Mental Madhilo' Review: A fun romcom about a confused man

The film is much like the recent web series 'Mana Mugguri Love Story'.

Karnataka

Kannada Sahitya Sammelana flags off in Mysuru

The 83rd Kannada Sahitya Sammelana is being held in Mysuru, 27 years after it was last held there.

Tamil Nadu

Madras HC summons Bengaluru jail official in Jayalalithaa thumbprint case

Jayalalithaa’s thumb print on the nomination papers would be compared with her fingerprints taken at the time of her conviction in the DA case in 2014.

Atom

Xiaomi to launch ‘Made in India’ Redmi phone on November 30

The phone is being called ‘desh ka smartphone’.

Karnataka

Kodagu is K’taka's only district without a rail link and here's why residents don't want one

Local and activists point out that thousands of trees will be cut down for the project, and also poses a threat to elephants.

Telangana

How to implement preventive healthcare in schools? This Hyd startup shows the way

Dr Meghana Kambham, co-founder of Carengrow, will be participating at the GES in Hyderabad and spoke to TNM.

Karnataka

Will a ladies compartment in Bengaluru’s Namma Metro finally be a reality?

BMRCL is also contemplating increasing the frequency of trains from the current six minutes to three minutes.

Karnataka

Where will we go?': 59 Bengaluru families fear losing their homes to a metro line

“These human costs cannot be quantified in rupees. They should think of alternatives that do not involve human suffering of this scale,” say residents of Maangalya Residences.

Flix

‘Indrajith’ review: This adventure will have the audience searching for the plot

While characters appear and disappear for no reason, the plot stumbles along like an impromptu chain story made up one line at a time.

Features

Losing a piece of Bengaluru: This 40-year-old city library is shutting down

After entertaining several generations of book addicts, Mecca Book House will shut shop in December.

Flix

'Ajji' Review: A dark, chilling fable on child rape and vigilante justice

A spin-off of the Red Riding Hood fairytale, this film is about an avenging grandmother.

News

Is a 5-year-old capable of sexual assault? Five experts speak

The disturbing story of alleged sexual assault by a 5-year-old in New Delhi was extensively reported, but is there more to it than meets the eye?

News

I retired as I had enough of getting selected: Sourav Ganguly

Ganguly said the Chappell incident was an eye-opener for him and made him a better person.

Kerala

JB Junction' faces heat: Actor Meera Vasudevan says promo misrepresented her interview

A person working with JB Junction said that the channel had no mala fide intentions and was ready to remove the clipping if it hurt the actor.

Telangana

8 vile comments by BJP’s Raja Singh in 2017, and he isn’t stopping

In an interview to TV9, Raja Singh said that some women in film families change husbands every day.

News

India Today’s B’luru office attacked by Shia Muslim group over Rohit Sardana’s remark

A Shia group had earlier put out a statement that Rohit Sardana had to apologise on camera within 48 hours.

Social

In pictures: Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge get married in Mumbai

The couple had a simple registered marriage which was attended by close family members and friends.

Kerala

MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar demands Pinarayi's resignation after DYFI workers vandalise resort

MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar condemned Pinarayi government's "left terror" for unleashing violence on his resort that is facing encroachment allegations.

Atom

RBL Bank picks 10 startups for its annual startup competition ‘The Big Pitch 2.0’

FullTank Technologies, LittlePixi, SocioGraph Solutions, Team Rentezee, Tnine, GalaxyCard, ilove9months, NDAX, Loktra, Veda Labs are the 10 startups.

Kerala

Toddler attacked by stray dog in Kerala: Hospital delayed treatment for 8 hours?

The parents of the girl allege that the government run Sree Avittom Thirunal Hospital Thiruvananthapuram deliberately delayed treatment.

Atom

Reliance plans big foray into ecommerce, what does it mean for Amazon and Flipkart?

Reliance Jio, with its competitive pricing disrupted the telecom industry, but ecommerce is a different ball game.

Kerala

Two killed, several injured as stone falls in illegal quarry in Kerala

The police also said that the quarry had been functioning without a license.