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Tamil Nadu Sep 18, 2020 - 12:58

‘Cancel board exams’: Parents of kids with disabilities in TN tell govt amid COVID-19

Parents say that the Tamil Nadu government is putting the lives of children and their parents at risk by not providing a board exam waiver for private candidates.
A scribe writing the exam for a student with visual disability

States

Karnataka Sep 18, 2020 - 20:24

KSRTC to resume bus operations to Maharashtra from September 22

The official statement says that services will be operated from Bengaluru, Davangere, Mangaluru and other parts of the state depending upon the demand.
KSRTC to resume bus operations to Maharashtra from September 22

Delve

TNM status check: How south Indian states fare in providing mid-day meals amid pandemic
Child rights Sep 16, 2020 - 15:27

TNM status check: How south Indian states fare in providing mid-day meals amid pandemic

Last week, Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi said that school closures amid the pandemic have led to the denial of midday meals.

Videos

Protests demanding KT Jaleel's resignation turn violent in Kerala
Protests demanding KT Jaleel's resignation turn violent in Kerala
Elephant dies after slipping due to slush in Coimbatore
Elephant dies after slipping due to slush in Coimbatore
Flash floods in north Karnataka, roads, fields inundated
Flash floods in north Karnataka, roads, fields inundated
Telangana home guard rescues dog stuck in an overflowing stream
Telangana home guard rescues dog stuck in an overflowing stream
AP’s dramatic heist: Thieves steal Rs 80L worth electronics from moving container
AP’s dramatic heist: Thieves steal Rs 80L worth electronics from moving container
Sudden downpour in Hyderabad inundates roads, submerges vehicles
Sudden downpour in Hyderabad inundates roads, submerges vehicles
Septic waste, snakes: What rains bring inside these houses in Kerala
Septic waste, snakes: What rains bring inside these houses in Kerala
Hyderabad school girl’s paintings to adorn walls of London restaurant
Hyderabad school girl’s paintings to adorn walls of London restaurant
Meet the Tiruppur couple who sell seed balls for one rupee each
Meet the Tiruppur couple who sell seed balls for one rupee each
Hundreds of parrots flock to this Kerala house every day for a feast
Hundreds of parrots flock to this Kerala house every day for a feast

Flix

Vineeth to face arc lights for a Telugu film
Tollywood Sep 18, 2020 - 18:43

Vineeth to face arc lights for a Telugu film