Big blow to DK Aruna in Telangana as TRS storms Congress bastion and wins Gadwal

The incumbent MLA lost to her nephew and TRS candidate Bandla Krishna Mohan Reddy by a margin of 28,260 votes.


Despite loss in Telangana, state Congress chief Uttam Kumar Reddy retains Huzurnagar

Winning with a margin of 7,466 votes, this will be Uttam's fifth term as an MLA.


Telangana polls: AIMIM retains old city bastion, wins 7 seats in Hyderabad

The party has traditionally held seats in Hyderabad's old city area for decades now and its streak will now continue for another term.


'Consortium of regional parties may emerge': KCR to announce Federal Front in 10 days

Stating that the country needed a 'BJP-mukt (free) and Congress-mukt (free) India', KCR declared that he would play a crucial role in national politics.


BJP decimated in Telangana, wins only one MLA seat in Hyderabad

Even the present party president K Laxman contesting from Musheerabad did not win against TRS rival candidate Muta Gopal.


Mammootty does a voice over for Mohanlal’s 'Odiyan'

The film’s director VA Shrikumar confirmed the news by putting a post on social media with a picture of the two of them.


‘Lucifer’ team shoots in Russia

While most of the cast and crew are in Russia, the film’s main lead Mohanlal is not a part of this schedule.


‘Odiyan’ games used as promotional strategies for film

A new game will be launched a day after the film release, while another one is already being aired on Radio Mango.


First schedule of SS Rajamouli’s multi-starrer ‘RRR’ wrapped up

Touted to be an action drama set in 1920, Jr NTR and Ram Charan reportedly play brothers.


First look poster of ‘Irupathiyonnaam Noottaandu’ is out

Pranav Mohanlal looks stylish in the poster that was released on Facebook by actor Tovino Thomas.


‘I used to get 3 offers a week, barely any now’: Actor Sruthi Hariharan on MeToo fallout

In this interview with TNM, Sruthi Hariharan says it has been over a month since she accused Arjun of sexually harassing her and film offers have almost completely dried up.


I prefer the word 'humanity' to religion: Director Majid Majidi on controversial film

The acclaimed Iranian filmmaker, who is jury head at the International Film Festival of Kerala, talks to TNM about the festival, his movies and life.

Telangana Elections 2018

KT Rama Rao reclaims Sircilla for third time, beats Congress’ KK Mahender Reddy

KTR secured 1,21,758 votes in the Sircilla constituency, beating Congress' Mahender Reddy, who could secure 34,850 votes.


TRS chief KCR emerges triumphant: Wins Gajwel second time in a row in Telangana

K Chandrasekhar Rao is all set to become the Chief Minister of Telangana for the second time as TRS is likely to win the elections by a large margin.


Bengaluru's killer pothole claims the life of a 22-year-old motorist

The victim, Dilwan lost control of the two-wheeler he was riding while trying to avoid a pothole on Kammanahalli Main Road.


Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies VFX to work on Vikram’s 'Mahavir Karna'

This project will be released in three languages – Tamil, Telugu and Hindi.


'I'd like to work with Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan or Vijay for Mudhalvan 2', says Shankar

Talking about the project to Shruti Haasan on her chat show 'Hello Sago', he revealed he wants to make the sequel to 'Mudhalvan'.


Yash’s ‘KGF’ certified UA with no cuts

The film will release on December 20 in the US and Canada, and on December 21 in India.


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


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.


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.


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.


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".