Flix

Shoot of Jyothika-Revathi’s comedy flick wrapped up

The yet-untitled film is directed by S Kalyan and produced by actor Suriya.

News

Islamic State claims responsibility for Sri Lanka terror attacks that killed 321

The Sri Lankan government had stated that a local outfit National Thowheed Jamath had carried out the attacks and had ‘foreign aid’ to carry out the attacks.

Kerala

Actor Sajitha Madathil was asked if she'll 'adjust', what she did next is kickass

Sajitha Madathil received a call from a man supposedly named Karthik, asking if she would be interested in a Tamil movie.

Tamil Nadu

Going beyond idli-sambar: Meet chef Rakesh Raghunathan who documents south Indian food

A chef, singer and an avid history buff, Rakesh Raghunathan opens up to TNM about his journey so far and the food cultures he has discovered.

Flix

Vijayashanti roped in for Mahesh Babu's next?

The actor was last seen in the 2006 Telugu movie 'Nayudamma'.

Telangana

Telangana intermediate results row: Norms flouted to award contract to technical firm?

Students and parents claim that Globarena, the firm that was hired to do data and result processing, committed an error which led to scores of students failing.

Tamil Nadu

Six from TN, including family of 4, drown in Cauvery

According to the police, the bodies of five of the six victims have been recovered and have been sent for postmortem.

Kerala

Official overreach? 21-year-old booked after alleging EVM malfunction in Kerala

The Presiding Officer made the young man do a test-vote and when the EVM recorded it correctly, a case was filed.

Karnataka

Have a solution for Bengaluru’s terrible traffic? Cops seek advice from residents

The police now want to revive the defunct traffic advisory committees to rope in residents in managing area-related traffic issues.

Kerala

At least six voters collapse and die during polling in Kerala

Two polling officers, too, collapsed while on duty and have been admitted to hospital.

News

Asian Athletics C’ships: Gomathi Marimuthu bags 800m gold, Tejinderpal wins shot put

Gomathi won the women’s 800m race with a career best timing of 2:02:70 while Tejinderpal Singh Toor won men’s shot put gold with a throw of 20.22m.

Karnataka, News

Hoax security alarm strands over 150 Singapore-bound passengers in Bengaluru for 14 hrs

The Scoot flight which was set to depart at 1.20 am will now leave at 4.30 pm.

News

Sri Lanka attacks in retaliation to Christchurch mosque shooting: SL Defence Minister

Former President of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa held the government responsible for the attacks and stated that a government that cannot ensure the safety of its citizens is of no use.

Tamil Nadu

EC orders action against poll officials who let actor Sivakarthikeyan vote ‘illegally’

Sivakarthikeyan was allowed to vote in a booth in Chennai’s Valasaravakkam despite his name not being in the electoral roll.

Kerala

Election hisssteria: Snake found in VVPAT during mock poll in Kerala

The snake, however, was considerate enough to be found during the mock polling.

Karnataka

Will announce my decision soon: MLA Ramesh Jarkiholi on quitting Congress

Speaking to the media in Belagavi after casting his vote, Ramesh Jarkiholi said, “I am technically with the Congress.”

Telangana

Protest over Telangana intermediate board fiasco: Senior journo K Nageshwar detained

Security remained beefed up at Nampally with heavy police presence for a fourth continuous day on Tuesday, as student organisations and parents gathered to protest.

Karnataka

Name deleted from voter list? Sign this form created by Bengaluru duo to petition EC

While over 2,000 people have signed the petition, around 10,000 others have enquired about it, say social activists Ramesh Reddy and Krishna Hebbar.

Tamil Nadu

AIADMK announces candidates for bye-polls in 4 Assembly seats

The bye-elections for the four Assembly seats in Tamil Nadu will be held on May 19.

Kerala

EVM malfunctions, many including Mohanlal wait for an hour to vote

Word had spread that Mohanlal was in the queue and curious people and fans started trickling into the booth premises.

Atom

Health-tech startup mfine raises $17.2 mn in Series B funding led by SBI Investment

With this fresh funding, mfine plans to solidify its leadership position in delivering an AI-driven, on-demand healthcare service across India.

News

Faulty EVMs, technical glitches delay voting in few booths in Karnataka, Kerala

14 seats in Karnataka and all 20 seats of Kerala are going to polls on Tuesday.

Flix

'Telugu cinema at its best': Rana Daggubati lauds Nani's 'Jersey'

Directed by Gowtam Tinnauri, the movie released to positive reviews on April 19.

Flix

Allu Aravind bags rights for Telugu remake of 'Gully Boy'

Directed by Zoya Akhtar, the movie had Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in the lead roles.

News

NEET UG exams to be held on May 5: A quick check-list

The NEET exam is conducted for admissions into medical (MBBS) and dental (BDS) undergraduate courses in colleges throughout the country which are recognised by the Medical and Dental Councils of India respectively.