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.

News

Mail Today says their integrity is inviolable, calls Satish Acharya’s allegations baseless

“For sure, Acharya has a right to creative differences with us, but so does the newspaper, and to make baseless accusations.."

Andhra Pradesh

Dissenting voices cannot be gagged: Radhika Vemula condemns attack on Umar Khalid

JNU student and activist Umar Khalid escaped unharmed in an attack outside Constitution Club in New Delhi

Atom

Samsung Vs Xiaomi: Who is leader of Indian smartphone market?

According to IDC's latest "Quarterly Smartphone Tracker", approximately one out of three smartphones sold in India was a Xiaomi device in Q2 2018.

Kerala

Remember Kerala road that crumbled in the rains? Army builds makeshift bridge over it

This road in Malappuram is an important route for people commuting from Wandoor to Nilambur.

Flix

Arvind Swami's look in 'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam' out

The actor is seen wearing a red shirt and has been introduced as Varadan.

Atom

Walmart-Flipkart deal not likely to have adverse effect on competition: CCI

CCI also said that the discounting practice already prevalent in the market and is not specific to the Walmart-Flipkart deal.

Karnataka

‘Somnathda’s speeches motivated a generation of Indians’: K’taka CM offers tributes

"We lost a conscientious leader who fought for social justice and harmony. May his soul rest in peace," the CM said.

Voices

Lessons from bye-polls and Assembly elections in the run-up to 2019

In his new book, ‘Newsman’, veteran journalist Rajdeep Sardesai discusses politics and the upcoming General elections.

Tamil Nadu

Meet Amrita, the Chennai photographer who is raising awareness on breastmilk donation

Amrita began her project in February and launched six images during ‘World Breastfeeding Week’ that is observed in the first week of August.

Karnataka

Yeddyurappa promises to make sure Aero India 2019 is not shifted out of Bengaluru

Speculation is rife that the Aero India Expo, which is held in Bengaluru since 1996, will be shifted to Uttar Pradesh

Karnataka

Rahul Gandhi challenges PM Modi on farm loan waiver, Rafale deal at K’taka rally

In what seemed like a speech reserved to attack the PM, Rahul Gandhi claimed the Karnataka government has kept its promise of waiving farm loans.

News

Why a secure digital identity system is needed, here are the benefits

Given the growing volume of high profile data breaches over recent years, people are appreciating just how vulnerable their data is.

Tamil Nadu

PVR is taking over Sathyam, but the popcorn, cream donut and cold coffee will stay put

Since the acquisition was announced, netizens have been upset about the loss of Chennai’s beloved SPI Cinemas.

Kerala

Malayalam actors Mammootty, son Dulquer donate Rs 25 lakh to CM’s Relief Fund

Mammootty personally handed over the cheque to the district collector in his chambers on Monday.

Kerala

Somnath Chatterjee was role-model MP: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

"The country has lost a parliamentarian who always fought for the rights of the people by using the floor of Parliament very effectively," Pinarayi Vijayan said.