News

Man reveals he's sexually assaulted 10-yr-old on Practo, vigilant doc alerts police

Dr Sweta, a gynaecologist saw a query on Practo where a man was asking if there was a chance the 10-yr-old he had sexually assaulted would become pregnant.

Telangana

Telangana polls: Jagan and Pawan seem willing to drop out than burn their fingers

Any major setback here will have serious negative consequences for both in the AP Assembly election set to be held a few months later.

News

AAP govt provides stage to TM Krishna after AAI cancels his event

This event will be held at Garden of Five Senses, Saidul Ajaib Village in New Delhi on November 17.

Tamil Nadu

Cyclone Gaja: Exams by Anna University, affiliated colleges postponed to Dec 13, 14

Cyclone Gaja, which made landfall in the early hours of Friday morning, now lays centered over Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu.

Kerala

Cyclone Gaja: Kerala's Idukki witnesses heavy rainfall, landslides

The heavy rains has largely affected Munnar, one of the main tourist destinations in Idukki.

Tamil Nadu

‘Last time cyclone did so much damage was 30 yrs ago’: Nagapattinam village after Gaja

Most houses in Kannithoppu village are partially or completely damaged after Cyclone Gaja.

Flix

‘Thayige Thakka Maga’ review: A loud potboiler that is average entertainment

Going by the past hit love stories from director Shashank and actor Krishna Ajai Rao, this action film somehow feels overdone and out of place.

Atom

Steep rise in government data requests from India in H1 of 2018: Facebook report

In the January-June 2018 period, Facebook provided some data to the government in 53 per cent of the requests.

Kerala

Kerala minister calls Trupti Desai an ‘RSS activist’ trying to ‘use’ Ayyappa

The minister also said that the BJP and RSS use Lord Rama in North India and are now trying to use Sabarimala’s Ayyappa in Kerala.

Kerala

Complaint filed against Trupti Desai and 6 others for attempt to visit Sabarimala

Meanwhile, a case has been registered by the police against the 250 protesters at Cochin airport who are thwarting Trupti Desai’s attempts to leave.

Kerala

‘Refrain from spreading speculation during Sabarimala reporting’: TDB to media

TDB president A Padmakumar said more temporary tents will be set up for the devotees to rest in Nilakkal, the base camp.

Karnataka

Jet Airways Mangaluru-Dubai direct flight to be discontinued for 4 months

"The direct flight from Mangaluru to Dubai has been discontinued for four months for operational reasons," said a statement by a Jet Airways spokesperson.

Atom

Tesla acquires trucking firms to deliver Model 3 on time: Musk

Buyers getting new Tesla delivery on or before December 31, will be eligible for the full $7,500 federal tax incentive.

Flix

‘Amar Akbar Anthony’ review: This Ravi Teja-Sreenu Vaitla film is a wasted opportunity

Ravi Teja is mellowed by his own standards, trying hard but failing to pull off three identities.

Atom

Where data sits is irrelevant as its ownership is the key: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

According to Dorsey, there must be a conversation on data ownership, not localisation.

Andhra Pradesh

Naidu bars CBI from carrying out investigations in Andhra, issues order

Although the CBI is yet to respond to Andhra’s GO, former CBI Director Vijay Shankar told TNM that Andhra’s order is part of the law and there is nothing unusual about it.

News

A new MBBS syllabus after 21 years: Five things to know

The new curriculum, set to be introduced from 2019, will incorporate classes which will focus a range of topics like ethics and mental health issues.

Kerala

BJP remains adamant, says Trupti Desai and others will not be allowed into Sabarimala

Kerala Devaswom Minister Kadakampally Surendran, however, pointed out that Trupti Desai had stood on a Congress ticket in elections and highlighted her ties to the BJP.

Kerala

Caps, belts, tucked-in shirts, salutes: New dress code, protocol for Sabarimala police

The orders issued by Kochi range IG Vijay Sakahre give exemptions to officers stationed at the 18 steps and the sopanam of the temple.

Atom

Automation Anywhere announces $300 million investment from SoftBank Vision Fund

The funding is subject to regulatory approvals and satisfaction of other customary closing conditions.

Telangana

‘I am agitated’: Karthik Reddy speaks to TNM after resigning from Congress

Karthik Reddy said that he would not like to jeopardise his mother Sabitha Indra Reddy’s chances, but said that he made personal promises as well.

Flix

'Kaatrin Mozhi' review: Jyothika wins your heart as Viji in this comedy drama

For those who’ve not seen ‘Tumhari Sulu’, ‘Kaatrin Mozhi’ will be a breezy watch to take home a memorable woman character.

Karnataka

‘Sorry sir, I just stabbed my friend’: K’taka man surrenders after riding helmetless

Police say that Sandeep Shetty allegedly pulled out a blood-stained knife when they asked him to produce his driver's licence.

Karnataka

TM Krishna concert will happen in Mysuru despite threats, organisers say

Krishna is set to play at an event and conduct a workshop titled ‘Rare Kritis of Sri Muthuswamy Dixitar’ on Nov 22 and 23 at Gana Bharathi in Mysuru.

Kerala

‘Wrong to stop us, intimidate us’: Trupti Desai sends message from Cochin airport

In the video message, Trupti Desai also stresses that she will not return to Maharashtra without going to Sabarimala.