Atom

Amazon Pay aims to add 70 mn non-credit card users through EMI option on site

Capital Float, a startup based out of Bengaluru and engaged in the digital lending space will be the partner for Amazon in this EMI offering.

Kerala

How sewage from the temple town of Guruvayur is harming people in this Kerala village

Chakkamkandam is at the receiving end of the influx of visitors, with villagers being affected by the sewage from commercial establishments.

Social

‘What is matter?’: Rape accused 'godman' Nityananda asks, social media answers

After sexual assault scandals rocked the godman, he has been on an image makeover drive.

Karnataka

After Jarkiholi drama, Siddaramaiah claims all is well in K’taka government

The rumours of MLAs toppling the government are baseless and unfounded, Siddaramaiah said.

Telangana

Dalit activists question KCR’s silence on Pranay’s murder, accuse him of being casteist

The accused, Maruthi Rao who plotted the killing of Pranay is reportedly a member of Telangana Rashtra Samithi.

Karnataka

Congress back to square 1? Latest free-for-all is typical of pre-Siddaramaiah era

The Congress party, which had centered its very existence on Siddaramaiah over the last five years, is looking rudderless, floundering and bewildered.

Tamil Nadu

SC allows Karti Chidambaram to fly abroad despite strong objections from ED

Enforcement Directorate submitted that Karti Chidambaram was blatantly misusing the permission given to him by the court to dodge questioning.

Flix

'Vada Chennai' audio to be launched on September 23

The film's music has been composed by Santhosh Narayanan.

Atom

Time Magazine acquired by Salesforce founder from Meredith Corp for USD 190 million

This comes nearly eight months after Meredith Corp bought Time Inc for $1.8 billion.

Flix

Trisha plays a doctor in 'Paramapadham Vilayattu'

The film is being directed by Thiru Gnanam.

News

Child deaths below the age of 5 declined faster in India: United Nations

The UN said India's share of global child deaths continues to steadily reduce, declining from nearly 22% in 2012 to 18% in 2017.

Flix

Simbu’s Tamil remake of 'Attarintiki Daredi' starts rolling in Georgia

The Tamil remake rights of the film were bought by Lyca Productions in July this year.

Flix

Rashmika Mandanna backs out of ‘Vrithra’

The film’s director Gowtham Iyer is reportedly scouting for a suitable replacement.

Kerala

'Don't want awards, give us funds to fix our boats': Kerala fisherfolk tell govt

The fishermen were lauded as the heroes of the Kerala floods, but a month later, they are helpless as the state has not released funds to fix their damaged boats.

Atom

Flipkart looks to revamp and boost perfume sales, launches Project ‘Authenticated’

Through project ‘Authenticated’ Flipkart will revamp its portfolio comprising 2000+ perfumes with a seal of authenticity that showcases brand-approved sellers.

Telangana

‘Caste is everywhere, everyone knows it’: Activists voice solidarity at Pranay’s home

A large number of activists and politicians poured in to express their condolences to Amrutha and to Pranay’s family.

Kerala

How the deluge has taken a toll on farmers' lives in Idukki

With farmlands being devastated, the agricultural economy in the district is in deep crisis.

Atom

Anthill Ventures, HCG launch market access program ‘Lumos’ for HealthTech startups

The startups stand a chance to receive funding of up to $1 million from Anthill, HealthCare Global Enterprises and their network of investors.

Karnataka

Second time’s the charm? Upendra launches own political outfit Uttama Prajaakeeya Party

Much like the KPJP that the actor had launched last year, UPP is campaigning on the ideals of transparency, honesty and accountability.

Kerala

Output to fall almost 15 per cent because of Kerala floods: Rubber Board chief

According to D Anandan, a huge number of rubber trees were destroyed and perished in the flood and resulting soil erosion.

Flix

Tovino Thomas plays a cop in ‘Kalki’

His role will reportedly have some similarities with the character played by Mammootty in ‘Inspector Balram’.

Kerala

Franco Mulakkal's attempt to dodge arrest fails, anticipatory bail hearing adjourned

The Kerala High Court will hear Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal’s anticipatory bail plea on September 25.

Flix

Shekhar Kammula to cast newbies in his upcoming flick

Sekhar Kammula’s Amigos Creations will be presenting the movie.

Tamil Nadu

A tale of two caste killings: Gowsalya Shankar speaks out on Amrutha Pranay

An inter-caste couple, Gowsalya and Shankar met an eerily familiar fate in 2016 when Shankar was murdered by henchmen sent by Gowsalya’s father.