Karnataka

Heavy rains continue in coastal Karnataka, many dams reaching full capacity

The rains are expected to continue in the coastal districts for the next three days.

Tamil Nadu

AIADMK calls Rajinikanth immature and an opportunist for comments on MGR, Jaya

At a condolence meet organised by FEFSI, Rajinikanth questioned the government over how it handled Kalaignar Karunanidhi’s death.

Telangana

2 injured at Osmania Hospital after concrete block falls from ceiling

The doctors blame the negligence of the hospital authorities for the incident.

News

For the first time in 70 years, Indian rupee at 70 against US Dollar

According to reports, heavy sell-off in global currencies, including Turkish lira, fueled demand for safe-haven assets and caused the rupee to nosedive.

Kerala

Finally, Kerala cops decide to be civil to public: To address all as sir, mam, friend

In a resolution, the Kerala Police Officers Association has also decided to do away with third-degree punishment.

Atom

Amazon infuses Rs 2,700 cr into Indian arm, Rs 100 cr in food retail biz

This brings the total infusion into the marketplace business, close to Rs 25,090 crore or over $3.6 billion.

Atom

Elon Musk working with Goldman Sachs, Silver Lake to take Tesla private

Musk met Saudi Arabian sovereign fund representatives to discuss the electric carmaker's possible exit from the stock market.

Sports

England’s Adil Rashid achieves rare feat in Lord's Test vs India

Rashid became the 14th player to go through a Test match without batting, bowling or being part of a dismissal on the field.

Sports

No one will die: Dean Jones on India's consecutive outings in Asia Cup

India will open their Asia Cup campaign against a qualifier on Sep 18 before playing arch-rivals Pakistan, the following day.

Atom

All-in-One printers prone to hacking, researchers warn

There are serious security flaws in all-in-one printers connected to the internal home or corporate networks through Ethernet, Wi-Fi or Bluetooth interfaces.

Sports

Facebook bags media rights of La Liga for Indian subcontinent

With this mega deal, La Liga will be the first European football league to be broadcast exclusively live on Facebook in the Indian subcontinent.

Atom

After cutting ties with Flipkart, eBay shuts India operations, stops taking new orders

For orders already placed, August 30, 2018 is the last date for buyers to raise eBay Guarantee claims.

Kerala

Kerala actor assault case: Dileep will not get visuals, rules Kerala High Court

The prosecution strongly argued against handing over the visuals to the accused actor, citing the survivor's right to privacy.

Andhra Pradesh

Tirupati and Vijayawada among top 10 most liveable cities in India

Hyderabad was ranked 11 while Chennai came in at 14, in the Ease of Living Index report released by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs.

Atom

Paytm parent One97, AGTech invest $16 million in mobile gaming startup ‘Gamepind’

Gamepind plans to use the funds raised to expand its operations.

Atom

Oyo forays into wedding banquet space, acquires Weddingz.in

Weddings banquets, being a fragmented, broken customer service business is a befitting opportunity for OYO to create a dominant brand in this industry.

Telangana

Rahul Gandhi takes jibe at KCR and family, KCR asks Rahul to grow up

Rahul was addressing women SHGs on the first day of his two-day visit to Hyderabad and said, “In Telangana, there is one-family rule and corruption”.

News

Amit Shah pitches for simultaneous polls before law panel

Shah said that criticism of the Bharatiya Janata Party's "One Nation, One Election" idea was "baseless" and done for political reasons.

Tamil Nadu

Tidel Park, Indira Nagar and other areas in Chennai to face power shutdown on Tuesday

The statement from TANGEDCO also said that power will be resumed before 4 pm if the maintenance works are completed.

Health

Organ Donation Day: Awareness on the rise but laws remain complicated

The current laws in place for organ donation state that only a hospital which is recognised as an organ receiving centre can remove and transplant organs.

Andhra Pradesh

Illegal limestone quarrying: YSRCP fact-finding committee arrested in Guntur

The YSRCP has lashed out at the Andhra police for arresting its leaders instead of stopping the illegal mining.

Karnataka

‘Contract workers not paid even minimum wages’: B’luru BWSSB workers stage sit-in

The workers demanded that their jobs are regularised and they get equal pay for equal work.

Flix

Raghava Lawrence's 'Kanchana 3' release date announced

Raghava Lawrence has roped in the 'Bigg Boss' fame Oviya to play the lead role along with Vedhika and Nikitha.

Flix

Hansika’s 50th film titled ‘Maha’, Dhanush launches first look poster

Tipped to be a woman-centric film, ‘Maha’ will be written and directed by debutant UR Jameel.

Flix

Dhanush’s 'Maari 2' shoot wrapped up

'Maari 2' marks the reunion of Dhanush and composer Yuvan Shankar Raja after 9 years.