Karnataka

How a Bengaluru girl was rescued after years of abuse, thanks to a friend

When Ridhima* heard about Zeenat’s* horrific abuse, she immediately came to Bengaluru and helped her get away from the clutches of her family.

Tamil Nadu

TN doctors leave gauze inside 4-year-old after surgery, father files complaint

 After Vishnu, the patient, complained of pain, his family asked the doctors to perform a scan, which revealed the block in his abdomen.

Karnataka

‘This is Karnataka’: Kannada outfit tears down Tamil hoarding of Bengaluru corporator

“Why can’t he put up banners with Kannada text?” asked a Karnataka Rashana Vedike activist.

Karnataka

Bengaluru airport to get in-house solid waste management facility by 2019

Phase 1 of the facility, when complete, will be able to process 20 tonnes of waste per day.

Flix

'Aami' trailer: Manju Warrier as Madhavikutty strikes the perfect note

The actor looks sensuous, defiant and strikingly beautiful.

Karnataka

K’taka journo booked for inflammatory message on WhatsApp, claims it was a ‘forward’

This comes against the backdrop of CM Siddaramaiah directing the state police to take suo-moto action against senders of communally provocative messages on social media.

Flix

2016 Tovino Thomas film 'Guppy' to be re-released in Kerala

'Guppy' bombed at the box office but earned good reviews subsequently.

Tamil Nadu

Commercialization of jallikattu: Saviours of sport say it weakens legal case for sport

Sponsorship by big brands, efforts to conduct sport in Chennai and plans to create league causes worry.

Kerala

Coconut tree climbing machine and 4 more innovative products from Kerala startups

Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) supports innovative technology ideas that can help solve social or environmental issues while also having business potential.

Flix

Anthony Varghese to make Tamil debut in Mani Ratnam film?

According to sources, the 'Angamaly Diaries' actor has been approached for a role in the film.

Flix

Anthony Varghese to make Tamil debut in Mani Ratnam film?

According to sources, the 'Angamaly Diaries' actor has been approached for a role in the film.

Atom

Coolpad raises $300 million funding, eyes fresh innings in India

With this new investment, Coolpad aims to shift its focus from being just into mobile business to an AI-focused technology company.

Flix

A win for freedom of expression: Shyam Benegal on SC striking down 'Padmavat' ban

"The CBFC has anyway cleared the film and the Supreme Court has endorsed it. There is nothing to stop it," he said.

Kerala

I was kicked out of 2 jobs for coming out as gay in Kerala: Jijo Kuriakose opens up

I’m a proud Malayali gay man, but also worried for our community, Jijo says.

Flix

Misconception that only cities have lesbian women: Malini on 'Ladies and Gentlewomen'

The 28-year-old filmmaker's documentary has been produced by Pa Ranjith.

Karnataka

Many Bengaluru rooftop restaurants violated building norms, say officials

BBMP’s Health Department blamed Town Planning section for granting NOCs to restaurants that violated building plans.

News

India successfully test fires nuclear-capable Agni-V ballistic missile

The test took place at the Abdul Kalam Island facility off the Odisha coast.

Telangana

Here are Telangana’s conditions to approve the linking of Godavari and Cauvery

The river linking project aims to divert part of the 3,000 tmc surplus water from the Godavari to the river basins of Krishna, Pennar and Cauvery.

Andhra Pradesh

‘Telangana TDP should merge with TRS’: Senior leader triggers controversy

The comments come at a time when the TDP is severely battered in the state with the exit of Revanth Reddy.

News

Kohli sweeps ICC awards, named World Cricketer of the Year

Kohli scored eight centuries last year in test matches, including five double hundreds.

Tamil Nadu

Case against ‘Sodakku’ song from ‘TSK’: AIADMK leader alleges it defames politicians

AIADMK member P Satish Kumar has named producer Gnanavel Raj, music director Anirudh Ravichander and lyricist Mani Amuthavanan in his petition.

Tamil Nadu

‘Thigh maasam’ to Mad-Eye ‘Moodi’: Meet the TN cartoonist with a flair for ‘mokkai’

Balaji Lakshman’s cartoons are relatable – they take the point of view of a quirky and observant man from the urban cityscape of Chennai.

Atom

Satyam case: Price Waterhouse moves Securities Tribunal against SEBI ban order

Price Waterhouse says that the SEBI order relates to a fraud that took place nearly a decade ago in which it played no part and had no knowledge of.

News

‘Contest 2019 elections, teach Smriti Irani a lesson’: Jignesh Mevani to Radhika Vemula

Jignesh Mevani’s tweet comes a day after Rohith Vemula’s second death anniversary.

Tamil Nadu

TN medico death in Delhi: Autopsy today, cops say it will reveal nature of death

Sharath’s flatmates have also been questioned by the police.