Tamil Nadu

Watch: Chennai Petrol bunk attacked by an armed gang, machetes brandished

One customer was holding on to his bike in fear, as the men hit him on the head with a traffic cone and kicked his vehicle.

Atom

IndiGo Board to question Rakesh Gangwal on July 19 over promoters' feud

The Board, with the independent Chairman M. Damodaran presiding, would want to know what prompted Gangwal to write that letter to the SEBI Chairman.

Flix

Kamal Hassan teams up with AR Rahman for 'Thalaivan Irukkindraan'

The project that was announced way back in 2008 is being revived once again for the third time.

Flix

Jagapathi Babu not part of Mahesh Babu’s ‘Sarileru Neekevvaru’ anymore?

Sources claim that he has been replaced by Prakash Raj.

Health

Can a healthy lifestyle reduce risk of Alzheimer’s disease? Yes, say new studies

A study found that whatever the genetic risk of an individual, a good diet, adequate exercise, restricting alcohol and not smoking made dementia less likely.

Flix

Meet Malayalam actor Shibla who put on 20 kgs for a role and then lost it all

Not many south Indian actors have gained or lost weight drastically for a film, but when it's done, they need to be careful about how they go about it.

Flix

Prem to be seen in nine avatars in ‘Premam Poojyam’

Directed by Dr Raghavendra, the film stars Brinda Acharya opposite Prem.

Karnataka

Supreme Court to pass order on rebel Karnataka MLAs petition on Wednesday

The order will come a day ahead of the floor test which is expected to seal the fate of the Kumaraswamy-led government.

Atom

OYO forays into co-working spaces with two brands ‘Powerstation’ and ‘Workflo’

Starting at introductory prices of Rs 7,999 and Rs 6,999 per seat, OYO Workspaces aims to expand its presence to over 50 centres across India by the end of 2019.

Flix

Prithviraj and Indrajith to come together for a film again

The film will be scripted and directed by debutant Irshad Parari, who assisted Prithviraj in his directorial debut ‘Lucifer’.

Telangana
Health

Clinical trials in Hyd offer hope for restoring eye sight in chemical burn victims

The trial involving 30 patients will be carried out at the L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, funded by Ulverscroft Foundation, a UK-based charity.

Money

RBI levies Rs 7-crore fine on SBI for flouting various regulatory norms

SBI was fined for violating asset classification norms, RBI's directions on reporting of frauds, among others.

Atom

Swiggy in talks to raise funding of up to $500 million

Swiggy is reportedly in talks with South Korean funds including Korea Investment Partners, Mirae Asset Management, STIC Investments and Neoplux.

Karnataka

Karnataka crisis: Rebel MLAs Ramalinga Reddy, Gopalaiah fail to meet Speaker

Cong MLA Ramalinga Reddy and JD(S) MLA Gopalaiah were supposed to meet the Speaker personally on Monday to explain their reasons for resigning.

Atom

Unicorn India Ventures announces its second equity fund of Rs 400 crore

The Fund will look to invest in Pre-Series A and Series A in sectors like B2B, SaaS, fintech, health tech, robotics, gaming and digital content.

Tamil Nadu

Lack of water, improper facilities: Devotees slam Athi Varadar fest arrangements

Devotees say that the district administration is unprepared to deal with the crowds and has not taken suggestions from those who have waited for long hours for darshan.

Andhra Pradesh

Kia motors plant in Andhra due to YSR: Finance Min reads out CEO's letter to Jagan

While the TDP and Chandrababu Naidu have claimed credit for the Kia motors plant in Andhra, the YSRCP said that the credit should go to former CM Y S Rajasekhar Reddy

Kerala

Kerala Uni to probe recovery of answer sheets from stabbing accused SFI leader’s home

16 bundles of answer sheets were found from the house of the main accused in the University College stabbing case during a police raid.

Kerala

‘University College incident shouldn’t have happened at any cost’: CM Pinarayi

Meanwhile, Congress leader Oommen Chandy has demanded a judicial probe into the stabbing incident.

Tamil Nadu

Heavy rains bring welcome relief to parched Chennai

Rains in the evening are expected to continue over the next two days.

Andhra Pradesh

38-yr-old woman dies during fight over water at public tap in Andhra

Quoting eyewitnesses, the police said trouble started when some women broke the queue at the tap.

Karnataka

B’luru’s Jayadeva Flyover demolition delayed till next week, traffic curbs by Thursday

This is part of the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL)’s phase-wise demolition plan to reconstruct it as one of the first road-and-rail flyovers.

News

ISRO forms panel to study GSLV rocket glitch and recommend action

"A committee with experts from multi-disciplines has been constituted. The committee will soon submit its report," an official said.

Telangana

Opposition parties in Telangana meet Governor over CM KCR’s new Secretariat plan

“We appealed to the Governor to stop the misuse of money," Malkajgiri MP A Revanth Reddy from the Congress, told reporters after the meeting.

Telangana

10-yr-old student dies after fire breaks out at SC Welfare Hostel in Telangana

A short circuit is said to be the reason for the fire.