Karnataka

Here's all you need to know about the super blood wolf moon

Can one see the super blood wolf moon from India?

Tamil Nadu

Madurai’s iconic Periyar bus stand to be demolished, residents express mixed reactions

As a part of the Smart city project, the Periyar bus stand will be replaced by a swanky terminus with a tourist plaza and other amenities.

Tamil Nadu

'Evict encroachers from govt poramboke land, water bodies’: HC to Nilgiris Collector

Justice Subramaniam observed that encroachment is a social evil and infringes on the rights of all other citizens.

Kerala

Did pesticide exposure kill two farm labourers in Kerala?

Two farm labourers in Pathanamthitta were spraying pesticide on paddy fields after which they had to be admitted in a hospital on Friday.

Kerala

Nipah workers call off 16-day strike after Kerala medical college assures permanent jobs

When regular staff refused to undertake duties at Nipah isolation ward in 2018, 42 temporary workers were deployed, with the promise of permanent jobs as a token of gratitude.

Karnataka

Bengaluru's Varthur lake catches fire again, smoke enters nearby houses

In March 2017, Varthur Lake caught fire after garbage was burnt near the lake's inlet.

Kerala

Explainer: The human trafficking racket from Kochi coast that has Kerala police worried

A case of suspected illegal human trafficking of at least over 40 individuals from the coast of Kochi which took place on January 12th has led to no arrests, although police are pursuing several leads.

Tamil Nadu

‘Modi fulfilling MGR-Amma’s dreams’: Nirmala Sitharaman on Defence Corridor in TN

MGR and Amma’s dream was to have a socially equal society, AIADMK’s KP Munusamy slams Defense Minister’s statement.

Kerala

'Woman who accused me of rape was extorting me': Producer gives tapes to Kerala court

In December 2018, an actor had registered a complaint against Vaishak Rajan for allegedly raping her after he lured her to a flat under the pretext of offering her a role in a film.

Flix

Rajini-Shankar’s ‘2.0’ nominated for 66th Golden Reel Awards

Golden Reel is one of the highest honours for sound editors across the globe; the film’s sound designer Resul Pookutty shared the news on Twitter.

Kerala

Sabarimala sanctum sanctorum closes after tumultuous two-month pilgrimage season

This concludes the first Mandala-Makaravilakku pilgrimage season since the controversial September 28, 2018 Supreme Court ruling allowing women of all ages to enter Sabarimala temple.

Features

'Karnatriix' John Anthony, the musician who never aged, passes away

Active both in the film and independent music circles, John was a most respected figure, known for fusing Indian classical music in his blues/jazz guitar playing, for his band Roots with AR Rahman and Sivamani, for the more recent band Karnatriix and more

News

Amit Shah discharged after undergoing treatment for swine flu

Amit Shah was kept under observation at AIIMS since he was diagnosed with swine flu on Wednesday.

Flix

Shooting for 'Vijay 63', Vijay's next with Atlee, begins in Chennai

The film is scheduled to hit the screens for Diwali 2019.

Telangana

Hyd cops identify 5 people allegedly linking YSRCP chief’s sister Sharmila and Prabhas

Sharmila had filed a complaint with the Hyderabad police against 15 websites that were spreading rumours of her having an affair with actor Prabhas.

Karnataka

Karnataka Congress MLA in hospital after 'fight' with another MLA at resort

MLA Anand Singh was allegedly hit by MLA JN Ganesh with a bottle, the Congress has however denied it.

Karnataka

The price Karnataka pays for a resort government

While you the viewer-reader are being subjected to non-stop resort nonsense, here’s a look at what the rest of Karnataka is looking like.

Flix

100 million views in just 16 days: Sai Pallavi-Dhanush’s ‘Rowdy Baby’ sets new record

‘Rowdy Baby’ has broken the record previously held by ‘Rangamma Mangamma’ from Ram Charan’s 2018 release Rangasthalam, which got 100 million views in 142 days.

Karnataka

No water supply in parts of Bengaluru on Jan 21, 22: List of areas to be affected

The outage will take place as the shock absorption systems of the pumping stations are being revamped.

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra BJP MLA Akula Satyanarayana to join Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena

Akula said that he would meet Pawan Kalyan in Vijayawada on Monday and join the Jana Sena party.

Kerala

GoAir to start Kannur-Muscat flight on Feb 28

Bookings for the flight are open with immediate effect.

Telangana

2,000 people get new jobs through Hyderabad police’s 'Job Connect' mela

The police said that a total of 4,200 youth, both men and women holding various educational qualifications, had attended the programme.

Telangana

'Federal Front taking shape, KCR skipped Mamata event due to Assembly': TRS MP Kavitha

Kavitha was speaking on the sidelines of the Telangana Jagruti International Youth Leadership Conference (TJIYLC) held in Hyderabad on Saturday.

Karnataka

Defeating BJP-RSS ideology, ousting Modi first priority: Mallikarjun Kharge

The leader said the matter of choosing a Prime Ministerial candidate can come later.

Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu to set up Rs 250 crore fund to assist start-ups

According to the policy, the first tranche of Rs 25 crore will be allotted in the financial year 2019-2020.