Karnataka

Bengaluru streetlights back on after contractors decide to call off strike for now

Street lights in several areas of the city including stretches of Residency Road, Corporation Circle, Lower Agaram Road were switched off on Wednesday

Atom

CoreNet Global highlights role of startups, technology in India's corporate real estate

Themed ‘India - Future Ready’ the conference held in Bengaluru showcased India's potential in the CRE landscape in 2018.  

Karnataka

Fresh trouble for DK Shivakumar: 4th tax evasion case filed by Income Tax Department

Shivakumar is currently out on bail in connection with previous three tax evasion cases.

Flix

‘Queen’ actor Saniya Iyappan roped in for Mohanlal-Prithviraj’s ‘Lucifer’

Saniya will reportedly play Mohanlal’s daughter in the film.

Karnataka

BBMP's bizzare pet policy: Karnataka HC asks for revised regulations within a day

The HC said that core legal aspects were missing from the notification regarding pet regulations issued by the BBMP.

Kerala

Dengue cases on the rise in Kerala as rains lash the state

As of June 2018, Kasargod has the highest number of Dengue cases in Kerala.

Karnataka

‘This is for their future’: K’taka HM deposits Rs 1000 in accounts of each new student

Suresh Shetty of the Government Primary School at Konjady has been depositing his own money against the names of his students for the past 2 years.

Tamil Nadu

750-bed AIIMS sanctioned for Tamil Nadu, to be set up near Madurai

The AIIMS in Tamil Nadu will be set up on a budget of Rs 1,500 crores.

News

After a tenure of 4 years, Arvind Subramanian resigns as Chief Economic Advisor

Finance minister Arun Jaitley took to Facebook to announce that Subramanian had resigned due to personal reasons.

Flix

Nani’s next is a sports period drama

Nani will be preparing for the role by undergoing special training in cricket

Flix

Small films, compelling stories: The best of Malayalam cinema on Netflix

These films may have had only a limited theatrical release but they are not to be missed by the discerning viewer.

Tamil Nadu

This man travelled from Coimbatore to hug Bhadra, the dog who was thrown off roof

On June 18, 68-year-old Sadasivan struck one thing off his bucket-list. He hugged the very happy and healthy Bhadra, who couldn’t stop wagging her tail.

Flix

Shahid Kapoor to act in 'Arjun Reddy' remake in Hindi

Vikram's son Dhruv has been roped in for the Tamil remake

Tamil Nadu

New reasons to say no? RTI rejected for not attaching proof of citizenship

Jayaraman Venkatesan had sought information from the Health Department regarding a medical college in the state

Karnataka

No cars, no horses: K’taka man takes wife home in a JCB machine after wedding

The yellow giant was decorated with balloons and prepped for the D-day.

Karnataka

Bengaluru’s Cloudnine Hospitals accused of releasing sewage into road, management denies

Not only are pedestrians forced to step on the sewage, but often vehicles on the busy stretch splash it over those walking on the pavements.

Tamil Nadu

Kovai woman loses Rs 4 lakh from her bank account, alleges collusion by bank officials

The victim alleges that bank officials issued a fake ATM card to the suspect without verifying credentials, which was used to steal her money.

Flix

Shooting of YSR biopic ‘Yatra’ with Mammootty in lead begins today

Directed by Mahi Raghav, the film is produced jointly by Vijay Chilla and Shashi Devireddy under the banner of 70 MM Entertainments.

Atom

Facebook rolls out brand collaboration manager for creators

"We've been testing this with a limited set of partners, and will now be opening up more broadly," Facebook said in a statement on Tuesday.

Atom

After Malaysia and Nepal, Oyo launches operations in China

Its current chain in China comprises over 11,000 exclusive rooms across 26 cities.

Kerala

1.5 lakh patients in Kerala to receive palliative care, says Health Minister KK Shylaja

The care would be provided through a joint initiative between the private sector and state government, the Kerala Assembly was told.

Andhra Pradesh

Stalker stabs Andhra woman to death a day before her wedding, then kills self

The 21-year-old victim’s fiancé and his brother were also injured.

Flix

Producer Kumar is ready with his new directorial: 'Gangs of Madras'

It is Kumar's second directorial after 'Maayavan', a science fiction thriller released last year.

Kerala

Kerala man found dead days after he was harassed for bringing his partner home

Sreejith brought home a woman he was in love with, but his uncle created a scene saying that the unmarried couple cannot stay at the house.

Flix

New Fahadh Faasil-Amal Neerad movie 'Varathan' to be out for Onam

The film is presented by Nazriya, who is also making her comeback as an actor, through Anjali Menon's 'Koode'.