Atom

Swiggy hosts ‘Gigabytes’, its first hyperlocal innovation summit in Bengaluru

With the theme of ‘Solving Convenience for the Next Billion through Tech and AI’, the congregation included innovators and thought leaders from leading technology companies, startups.

Atom

First on the road: Deliveries for the Ather 450 begin in Chennai

The week will see nearly 100 scooters being delivered to Chennai customers, along with the new compact home charger, Ather Dot.

Flix

Dulquer Salmaan heaps praise on Shobhana for her dedication

Dulquer will be sharing screen space with the veteran actor in an upcoming film.

News

'Important we play at Kanteerava': Bengaluru FC manager Cuadrat ahead of ISL opener

The manager Carles Cuadrat enters his second season in charge of the club looking to adapt to a raft of personnel changes.

Kerala

Kerala woman threatens to kill self after police attempt to evict her from house

Shamna alleges that she has been abandoned by her husband and harassed by her in-laws who moved the Kerala HC to get her evicted from her current residence.

Flix

‘CBI 5’: Makers wait for Mammootty’s call sheet

The film will be penned by SN Swamy and directed by veteran K Madhu.

Kerala

Why caste has become a major topic of discussion ahead of the Kerala bye-polls

While it’s the deviation from the 'equidistant' strategy of the NSS that has brought caste to the fore, the CPI(M) has filed a complaint against Congress for seeking votes on the basis of caste.

Kerala

Body of 27-day-old Kerala baby exhumed after locals raise suspicion over her death

The body of the 27-day-old baby, Vishwalakshmi, was allegedly hurriedly buried after she died on Wednesday.

Flix

Not Nithya Menen but Aditi Balan in Kunchacko's next

Aditi was last seen in the film ‘Aruvi’ in Tamil which was a box office hit.

Tamil Nadu

One down, more to go: Tiruvallur police desilts village lake as monsoon hits state

The lake, which is over 3.5 acres in area, has been cleaned and desilted by the district police, supported by the district administration.

Flix

‘Athiran’ Telugu dubbed version to be released as ‘Anukoni Athidhi’

The film's female lead is played by Sai Pallavi, who enjoys a big fan following in the Telugu states.

Kerala

Kerala court rejects bail plea of alleged serial killer Jolly, extends remand by 14 days

The bail application of two other accused - MS Mathew and Praji Kumar - have also been rejected.

Karnataka

Karnataka activists may approach court to oppose Kaiga nuclear plant expansion

Earlier, a Tata Memorial Trust report had said the nuclear plant, was responsible for increasing cancer cases in the region.

Karnataka

Siddaramaiah opposes Bharat Ratna demand for Savarkar, Karnataka BJP justifies it

The BJP had pledged to honour Savarkar with a Bharat Ratna in its manifesto for the Maharashtra Assembly elections.

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra govt releases Rs 265 cr for AgriGold scam victims as promised

YS Jagan, during his Prajasankalapa yatra, had promised that he would support the depositors of AgriGold who lost their money by investing in the company.

Andhra Pradesh

After angry tomato farmers dump entire produce, Andhra govt intervenes

Farmers at the Pathikonda market yard staged a protest by dumping their entire produce and visuals showed cows, donkeys and other animals eating the unclaimed tomatoes.

Money

HDFC Bank clarifies on viral stamped passbook pic, says only following RBI guidelines

The stamp on the HDFC Bank passbook had read that in case of liquidation of the bank, account holders will only get Rs 1 lakh, which caused panic among many customers.

Kerala

Kerala bye-polls: Marks scandal holds centre-stage as Opposition-LDF trade barbs

The Congress-led Opposition, unlike in the Lok Sabha polls and Pala bye-elections, has shifted focus from the Sabarimala issue.

News

Southern states ace NITI Aayog India Innovation Index, among top ten in the country

The report assessed all 29 states and seven union territories in the country on seven factors that drive innovation.

Tamil Nadu

13-yr-old in TN dies after live wire on ad hoarding electrocutes him

Following a complaint from Dinesh’s parents, the police has registered an FIR against those who put up the hoarding and Tamil Nadu Electricity Board officials as well.

Telangana

Telangana RTC shutdown: Cabs, autos and all buses off roads, normal life hit in Hyd

Police detained leaders of Opposition parties for staging protests along with the striking TSRTC employees at various places in the state.

Flix

30 years since its release, why Mammootty's 'Utharam' still remains a relevant thriller

An apparently content woman shoots herself for no apparent reason; her distraught husband's friend investigates the case to find her motive.

Flix

Prabhas, Shraddha Kapoor starrer ‘Saaho’ now streaming on Amazon Prime

The film has been made in Telugu and was dubbed in Hindi and Tamil as well.

Flix

‘Upstarts’ review: This Netflix film on startups is an ode to those who dream big

‘Upstarts’ is a Netflix original film produced by BandraWest Pictures and directed by Udai Singh Pawar.

News

Indrani 'pardoned' in CBI chargesheet, says she paid $5 million to Chidambaram

Indrani, who is also an accused in the murder of her daughter Sheena Bora, has been left out of the CBI chargesheet since she turned approver.