Karnataka

Bengaluru Cantonment-Whitefield train services to see cancellations, diversions

South Western Railway officials confirmed that 59 trains will be cancelled for four days due to the installation of the automatic signalling system between Baiyappanahalli and Bengaluru Cantonment stations.

Kerala

Kerala hosts first international Ayush Conclave in Thiruvananthapuram

“The aim is to expand the scientific base of the Ayush medical branches and showcase it on the global platform," said Health Minister KK Shailaja.

Andhra Pradesh

AP govt disqualifies TTD membership of senior TDP leader for not taking oath

Sandra Venkata Veeraiah did not take oath even 30 days after his appointment, as he is eyeing a Cabinet post in Telangana.

Telangana

Two Telangana officials taken in court custody for contempt

The Telangana High Court ordered the custody of state Legislative Assembly Secretary V Narasimhacharyulu and Law Department Secretary Niranjan Rao in a contempt case filed by two former Congress MLAs.

Kerala

Brother of Kerala Imam accused of sexually assaulting minor, taken into custody

Police took the brother into custody after it was found that he was the one who helped the Imam evade the police after a case was booked against him.

News

Pulwama fallout: Indian tea exporters ready to stop exports to Pakistan

The exporters body says it is ready to back the Centre in case of any retaliatory measures, even at the cost of incurring losses.

News

Pulwama attack: India summons Pakistan High Commissioner

MEA sources said Foreign Secretary Vijay Keshav Gokhale issued a "very strong demarche" in connection with the terror attack.

News

World condemns Kashmir attack, US asks Pakistan to end support to terror groups

US President Donald Trump asked Pakistan to "end immediately" the support and safe haven provided to all terrorist groups operating on its soil.

Telangana

110 Indian students remain in US detention centres in Farmington University sting

While around 20 to 25 students have opted for voluntary departure and are expected to return to India soon, the fate of the rest remains uncertain.

Flix

Dhanush – Gautham Menon's 'Enai Nokki Paayum Thotta' to be certified soon

The movie started production in 2016 and has upped expectations among the fans through its songs, which are chartbusters.

Tamil Nadu

Wild elephant Chinnathambi captured, likely to be relocated to elephant camp soon

This comes two days after the Madras High Court passed an interim order directing the Tamil Nadu government to capture the wild elephant.

Tamil Nadu

10 students of TN Central University go on hunger strike against sacking of professors

The two assistant professors of Central University of Tamil Nadu were terminated last week for allowing girl students inside the hostel beyond the curfew time.

Flix

Rajinikanth's '2.0' does better business in Hindi than Tamil

According to reports, the Hindi film earned between Rs 186 and 244 crore.

News

Kiran Bedi vs Narayanasamy: A brief history of their face-offs

The Lt Governor Kiran Bedi and Chief Minister V Narayanasamy have several face offs in the past, most of them arising out of a turf war over Puducherry’s administration.

Atom

Paytm pledges all its current assets to borrow Rs 1,400 crore from ICICI Bank

Paytm’s parent company, One97 Communications has pledged Rs 7,081.1 crore in assets to the bank for its working capital needs.

Atom

'Amazon Pay UPI' launched for Android users in India

Amazon has partnered with Axis Bank to issue UPI IDs to its customers in India.

Flix

Where are the lesbian rom-coms? A short dive into an internet rabbit-hole

Lesbian relationships and romance are not as screwed up as cis-hetero ones. But that doesn’t mean we can’t have some silly, feel-good movies with a lesbian couple no?

Atom

Hyderabad startup E-waste Exchange receives global recognition from WEF

The T-Hub startup was awarded with a Medallion from WEF for its innovation of creating a Circular Economy model for e-waste management.

Tamil Nadu

The Kindness Week: TN woman’s initiative encourages you to be kind to others

Mahima says that initially people may have to be intentional about these acts of kindness, but slowly, they will become part of our culture.

Kerala

Kochi Metro supervisor falls to death while overseeing construction work

A native of Thrissur, Sharath was engaged in supervising the Metro rail extension work from Pettah to Thripunithura.

News

'Gully Boy' fever hits BJP and Congress ahead of Lok Sabha Elections

The two parties are trying to use every possible way to lure voters, especially the youth, who have found a new love for rap with the release of the recent Ranveer Singh-starrer Gully Boy.

Flix

RJ Balaji lands a crucial role in Shankar’s ‘Indian 2’?

Starring Kamal Haasan in the titular role, the film will reportedly have Abhishek Bachchan playing the antagonist.

Atom

Xiaomi, Samsung control 50% of India’s smartphone market

Xiaomi surpassed Samsung to become the market leader in 2018 with 28.9% share in the Indian smartphone market

News

‘Thalaivar is everywhere’: Fans delighted after Aus police tweet Rajinikanth meme

Where words fail to adequately express a situation or emotion, memes come in handy. That's what Derby Police did when sharing an unbelievable case of drunken driving they had come across.

News

Indian appointed to high-level accounting post at UN

Ramanathan will simultaneously be the Assistant Secretary-General for Programme Planning, Budget and Finance in the Department of Management Strategy, Policy and Compliance.