Review: 'Take Off', a powerful film based on real events in Iraq under the ISIS is a must-watch

Parvathy is brilliant as a nurse caught in a dangerous conflict zone.

Tamil Nadu

Ground report: TN’s picturesque hill town of Coonoor receives water supply once every month

No rain and no long-term solution in sight leaves Coonoor struggling for the essential commodity.


Review: If not for Pawan Kalyan’s charisma, ‘Katamarayudu’ would be a downer

Besides some bad casting choices, the film also makes some very avoidable errors that dent the movie-watching experience.


Photographer who captured woman in hijab 'walking past' at the London attack site defends her

Many, including anti-Islam blogs, have accused the woman of being "unconcerned" and "ignoring" the victim.


See Manju Warrier become Malayalam poet Kamala Das, ‘Aami’ first look poster out

“The opportunity to play Madhavikutty Amma is one that every actor in the country would desire,” said Manju.


SC seeks govt response to lifetime poll ban on convicts

BJP leader Aswini Kumar Upadhyay, senior counsel Vikas Singh said that the EC has supported the plea of banning a convicted person from contesting election for life.


Three rivers are now legally people – but that’s just the start of looking after them

New Zealand's Whanganui River and the Ganga and Yamuna Rivers in India have been given the right to 'sue' over issues like pollution. The challenge now is to ensure these legal rights are enforced.


Angered after he assaulted staffer with his slipper, airlines ban MP Ravindra Gaikwad

Citizens have welcomed the strong stand taken by airlines - but, they ask, why hasn’t he been arrested yet?


Three right-wing men arrested for Kasargode madrassa teacher's murder

Police said that investigations are still on into the exact motive for the murder.


The World Health Minute: TNM Bulletin on health news from across the world

This week in the World Health Minute we are focussing on mental health, access to health and sustainable development goals.


Video: Former Congress MP V Hanumantha Rao yells at Telangana police officer

"Tell your Chief Minister, I will come and sit in front of his house. Maybe he doesn't know about me," Rao warned.


Do you need to be a couple to bring up a child together? These legal ‘co-mommas’ say no

The heartwarming story of how two best friends - one of Indian origin - fought a legal battle to become parents to a 7-year-old.


Puneeth Rajkumar excited about ‘Raajakumara’ release, wants to push genre boundaries

Puneeth also said that he was amazed by co-star R Sarathkumar’s fitness, and was constantly demanding health tips from the senior actor.


In 8 years as MP, Yogi Adityanath's most recurring debate topic has been Hindu affairs

The topics include cow slaughter, enforcing a uniform civil code, and protection of Hindu pilgrims.


Want to end TB? Diagnose and treat all forms of the disease

Tuberculosis transmitted from animals to humans is a growing concern in poor countries. As we observe World Tuberculosis Day, it's worth asking why.


Hubli shocker: Watch 4 pregnant women being carried on one stretcher at a hospital

Locals allege this is a regular practice that is followed at the hospital for taking women from the wards to the labour rooms.

Tamil Nadu

Rajinikanth should not endorse SL govt: TN groups condemn superstar's visit to Jaffna

VCK leader Thol Thirumavalavan has alleged that the Sri Lankan government has a political motive.


Vishnu Manchu’s next to be based on call centre scam where NRIs in US were cheated

The film will first be made in English and then in Telugu and Hindi.


Miffed with actor Sathyaraj, pro-Kannada groups threaten to stall ‘Baahubali 2’ release

“Why should we sit quietly and allow his film to be released in Karnataka if he does not respect Kannadigas?”


Two men who allegedly stole service revolver of Bengaluru cop arrested near Mangaluru

Police also recovered 16 mobile phones from the duo who came to Bengaluru from Surathkal.