Telangana

‘Losing party always blames EVMs’: TRS on Cong’s claims of election tampering

TPCC president Uttam Kumar Reddy and Congress MP Hanumantha Rao have blamed ‘EVM management’ for their poor performance in Telangana.

Tamil Nadu

Don’t say swine flu, use the term H1N1 instead: Pork traders urge Kovai Collector

The farmers and traders stated that the term ‘swine flu’ used in publicity and awareness materials is causing an adverse impact on their livelihood.

News

Cannot disclose identity of dead rape victims: SC drafts rules for media, police

The Supreme Court has also banned the uploading of FIRs in instances of rape and those under the POCSO cases.

Telangana

KCR as Baahubali and Chitti: Telugu TV channels get creative on results day

The channels had several creative cartoons to depict the election results on Tuesday.

Tamil Nadu

Low pressure over Bay of Bengal might bring rainfall for Chennai over the weekend

Speaking to TNM, Pradeep John, better known as Tamil Nadu Weatherman, says it might be too early to predict the intensity of rainfall.

Telangana

TRS' Harish Rao storms back to power, to become Siddipet MLA for 6th time

Harish Rao, the nephew of K Chandrasekhar Rao, didn’t have a contest with no strong candidates put up against him.

Atom

B’luru’s Ethereal Machines, med-tech firm JioVio win ITC Infotech's startup contest

As part of the event, the IT services arm of diversified conglomerate ITC Ltd, ran two parallel tracks -- a "Startup Showcase" and a programming "Codeathon".

News

After viral video, Zomato removes agent in Madurai who ate food meant for delivery

On Monday, the video of a delivery executive in a Zomato t-shirt, carrying a Zomato delivery bag, and eating food out of boxed orders went viral.

Tamil Nadu

Rangaraj Pandey quits as Editor-in-Chief of Thanthi TV

Rangaraj Pandey told TNM that he wanted a break from the routine, however there are many rumours floating on what his next step would be.

Tamil Nadu

‘Power Star’ Srinivasan and wife allege abduction by debt collectors

The actor and his wife were allegedly forcibly taken to Ooty by seven people to force him to transfer his property in return for a Rs 90 lakh loan.

Kerala

'Kerala govt ignoring us': Slain Sanal's wife Viji starts protest outside Secretariat

Viji's husband Sanal Kumar died on November 5 following an altercation with a DySP. Yet, one month later, the Kerala govt has offered no compensation to her.

Telangana
Telangana Elections 2018

Telangana polls 2018: Security beefed up across 43 counting centres in the state

A total of 2,379 rounds of counting will be held, with Belampally constituency having just 15 rounds and Serlingampally having 42 rounds.

Telangana
Telangana Elections 2018

Telangana elections: Leaders of People’s Front meet Guv, formalise pre-poll alliance

This was formalised so that in the event of a fractured mandate in the Telangana election results, the People’s Front must be considered as one entity.

Kerala

Feud between Orthodox and Jacobite factions heightens, followers threaten suicide

While one member of the Jacobite faction threatened to jump off the Church building, others poured kerosene over their heads and threatened to set themselves alight.

Flix

Watch: 'Adichithooku', first song from Ajith's 'Viswasam' out

The video has stills of Ajith dancing and could very well be his introduction song.

Karnataka

Infrastructure growth must for survival of Bengaluru: ex-CM SM Krishna

SM Krishna's pro-IT and BT policies are credited for spurring the growth of the knowledge industry exponentially.

Flix

Watch: Ilaiyaraaja sings romantic melody composed by YSR for 'Maari 2'

The song 'Maari's Anandhi' has been written by Dhanush.

Tamil Nadu

Low pressure over Bay of Bengal: Fishermen warned not to go into sea, but no rain for Chennai

Even as the reservoirs providing drinking water to Chennai have dismal water levels, no rain is expected in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry over the next three days.

Kerala

Endosulfan victims protest outside Kerala Secretariat, urge govt to hear their pleas

The protest by endosulfan victims is the fifth such one in five years.

Telangana
Telangana Elections 2018

‘Voters should have checked enrolment’: Telangana EC on 22 lakh deleted voter names

In a press release issued on Monday, it further said that ample time was provided for voters to address their grievances regarding the deletion of names.

News

After absconding for over 3 years, Vijay Mallya to be extradited, orders London court

Mallya is now expected to approach a higher court.

Tamil Nadu

This AP man skated over 5500 kms to raise awareness for education of girls

Rana began his skating journey on September 5 from Hosur in Tamil Nadu and has been able to raise funds for the education of over 16,200 girl children across the country so far.

Telangana

Telangana Congress writes to state DGP seeking enhanced security for its leaders

The letter comes after Congress leaders including National Secretary Madhu Yaskhi, Vamshi Reddy, KS Ratnam and Pilot Rohit Reddy were attacked recently.

Karnataka

She blinks, talks, senses bad day at work: Meet Mitri, India's first robot HR

A creation of Bengaluru-based Invento Robotics, Mitri can process details and performance records of employees.

Kerala

Sabarimala row: BJP’s AN Radhakrishnan shifted to hospital on 8th day of hunger strike

Former BJP State President CK Padmanabhan will continue the BJP’s relay hunger strike outside the Secretariat on the Sabarimala issue.