Flix

Malayalam actor Lal in Dhanush’s film

The actor tweeted that he would play a role in the Dhanush film to be directed by Mari Selvaraj.

Telangana

Telangana govt seeks Rs 3,418 cr assistance from Centre for Hyderabad Pharma City

Industries Minister K.T. Rama Rao has written to Union Commerce & Industry Minister Piyush Goyal and Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.

Atom

Infosys CEO Salil Parekh, CFO accused of ‘unethical practices’ by whistleblowers

In a statement, Infosys said: “The complaint has been placed before the Audit Committee and will be dealt with in accordance with the Company’s whistleblowers policy”.

Flix

Venkatesh’s film with Tharun Bhascker to star Nawazuddin Siddiqui?

The director is meanwhile awaiting the release of his film ‘Meeku Maathrame Cheptha,’ in which he will be seen playing the lead role.

News

India hit four terror launch pads in PoK, a number of terrorists killed: Army Chief

At least 6-10 Pakistani soldiers were killed in the attack, reports said.

Atom

Absence of Google apps hurting Huawei the most: Report

According to a FT report quoting a senior Huawei executive, the company hasn't been successful in finding replacements for Google apps which are very popular on Android devices.

Telangana

Man hacked to death in broad daylight in Hyderabad, police claim ‘revenge killing’

The victim, Razvi, was hacked to death by the relatives of the person whom he allegedly had killed.

Flix

Fan wars, online piracy and working with Vijay: Archana Kalpathi intv on 'Bigil'

The creative producer of ‘Bigil’ talked to TNM about the pressures of making a “Vijay” film, MeToo, and the truth behind Shah Rukh Khan’s rumoured cameo in the film.

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra government shuffles ministers in-charge of districts

The district in-charge ministers are responsible for reviewing and monitoring the implementation of government welfare and development activities in their district.

Kerala

‘Jolly used to harm me’: Teenage son of Shaju and Cily gives statement to police

The boy in his statement told police that Jolly used to discriminate against him and that he used to live in the house like a stranger.

Kerala

‘Jolly used to harm me’: Teenage son of Shaju and Cily gives statement to police

The boy in his statement told police that Jolly used to discriminate against him and that he used to live in the house like a stranger.

Atom

Facebook set to launch dedicated news tab on its platform

The section would reportedly be free for users, though Facebook might pay publishers whose work is featured.

Andhra Pradesh

Two riders killed, 6 passengers injured as APSRTC bus rams two-wheeler in Andhra

The bus was on its way from Kadapa to Srisailam.

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Agricultural Uni VC held for alleged caste-based discrimination of employee

Vallabhaneni Damodar Naidu was arrested on Sunday under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

Tamil Nadu

TNSTC to pay Rs 31.5 lakh compensation to passenger injured in bus accident 4 yrs ago

The passenger had suffered serious injuries in the accident that happened four years ago during his bus journey to Puducherry from Chennai.

Karnataka

Yediyurappa, Siddaramaiah in tussle over staying in Cauvery bungalow

Siddaramaiah is unwilling to leave the residence, reports say.

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra CM Jagan to meet Amit Shah, other Union ministers in Delhi

Jagan is expected to discuss various issues related to the state with the ministers.

Telangana

Pedestrian killed due to alleged negligence of temporary RTC driver in Telangana

This comes after two people were killed in separate accidents on Oct 16, after being hit by buses driven by temporary RTC drivers.

News

Polling begins for Assembly elections in Maharashtra, Haryana

The results of the two elections will be announced on October 24.

Tamil Nadu

Polling starts for TN's Vikravandi, Nanguneri Assembly bye-polls

The polling began amidst allegations of cash being distributed for votes in both constituencies.

Tamil Nadu

Zomato fined Rs 1 lakh after Chennai office found to be breeding ground for mosquitoes

Around 3,400 cases of dengue have already been reported from across Tamil Nadu this year.

Karnataka

Smoke in Bengaluru Metro triggers panic, passengers made to deboard

The incident took place on a purple line metro train at around 5pm on Saturday.

Kerala

Maradu residents begin filing affidavits as final step towards interim relief

As of now, the interim relief has been sanctioned for 107 families out of the evicted 326 families of four apartment complexes in Maradu.

Tamil Nadu

Dindigul Thalapakkati aims to be ‘McDonalds of South Indian food’, raises Rs 260 cr

The biriyani chain seeks to penetrate deeper in Tamil Nadu and other locations in the south following the investment.

Kerala

Kerala HC orders joint survey over safety zone restrictions of Naval Armament Depot

The order says that the concerned authorities should hold a meeting and decide matters related to the survey on October 22.