Flix

Mammootty’s look in ‘Maamangam’ for Vanitha cover has fans stunned

The megastar is seen in a never-seen-before avatar in it which has raised the expectations several notches up.

Atom

SoftBank's further funding of Paytm may come with precondition

Paytm is in the process of raising another $1 billion.

Money

Adani Group’s push for airports biz, plans Rs 26,000 crore capex over 5 years

The company floated for this purpose, Adani Enterprises (AEL), says the funding plans will be finalised by March 2020.

Money

Yes Bank faces fresh audit over whistleblower complaints: Mint report

The findings of the special audit may not have any direct impact on the audited financial figures of Yes Bank, the statutory auditor has said.

Kerala

Till there's more clarity, SC's 2018 verdict on Sabarimala will be upheld: Kerala CM

The CM stated that the new verdict had not reversed the earlier stance of the Supreme Court allowing women to enter Sabarimala.

Kerala

'Govt must show restraint though SC hasn’t stayed verdict’: Kerala BJP on Sabarimala

Meanwhile, the Devaswom Minister said that the government had always accepted the court’s verdict on women entry.

Flix

Producer Mathiyazhagan lodges complaint against Atharvaa

Producer Mathiyazhagan of Etcetera Entertainment has alleged that Atharvaa has cheated him to the tune of Rs 6 crores.

News

Prince Charles joins wife, Duchess Camilla, at Bengaluru wellness centre

Prince Charles will reportedly be in Bengaluru till Saturday, spending time with close family at the wellness centre.

Flix

Puneeth’s ‘Yuva Ratna’ to go into post-production soon

The team is currently in Nandi Hills where some crucial scenes are being shot.

Flix

Vikram shoots for his next with director Ajay Gnanamuthu in Alleppey

The film also stars Srinidhi Shetty of 'KGF' fame.

Karnataka

Karnataka bye-polls: JD(S) releases list of 10 candidates, to support BJP rebel

JD(S) has not announced candidates for Mahalakshmi Layout, Kagwad, Athani and Gokak.

News

The great onion price crisis: How south Indian cities are faring

Due to a supply crunch and an increase in prices, the Union government has decided to import one lakh tonnes of onion.

Money

Airtel posts net loss of Rs 23,045 crore in Q2

The increased loss is due to provisions of Rs 34,260 crore towards Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR).

Money

Moody's cuts India's growth forecast to 5.6% for 2019

In the current slowdown, consumption demand has "cooled" notably, the ratings agency said.

Flix

Sasikumar and Jyothika to play siblings?

The yet-to-be-titled film will be helmed by Saravanan, who had directed ‘Kathukutti’ earlier.

Flix

Santhanam in ‘Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya’ remake?

The original film starred Naveen Polishetty and was met with positive reviews upon its release.

Flix

Manchu Manoj back to films

The actor, who had called it quits after a series of flops, is now back in the limelight, only this time as a producer.

Flix

Sivakarthikeyan's 'Hero' runs into trouble, interim stay on release

However, KJR Studios has issued a press release claiming that they are the sole producers of 'Hero'.

Tamil Nadu

Fathima Latheef's death has caused pain, put TN to shame says MK Stalin

IIT Madras student Fathima Latheef’s suicide sparked outrage as her father alleged that she was subject to harassment.

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra CM Jagan launches mega scheme to revamp govt schools in state

Under the scheme 'Mana Badi Nadu Nedu', 45,000 government-run schools will undergo a complete makeover in the next three years.

Karnataka

Denied ticket in bye-poll, BJP’s Sharath Bachegowda to stand as independent

Sharath was aspiring for a BJP ticket to contest the Hoskote bye-election, after the seat fell vacant with MTB Nagaraju’s resignation along with 16 other rebels.

Kerala

36 women register online for pilgrimage during Sabarimala season

The registration took place before the Supreme Court referred the controversy over women being allowed to enter the temple to a larger bench.

Andhra Pradesh
Voices

Opinion: Switch to English medium isn’t enough to improve Andhra’s education

Unless school access and infrastructure issues are addressed separately, children will receive no better education whatever the medium of instruction.

Kerala

Kerala's new law will provide lifelong income to Non-resident Keralites returning home

Around 22 lakh Non-Resident Keralites (NRKs) are expected to benefit from the scheme.

Andhra Pradesh

A Vijayawada college is using QR codes on local plant species to help conserve them

Anyone with a smartphone can use a QR code scanning app to scan the code and see the scientific name and family of the plant.