The south Indian community in Johannesburg has joined thousands of people across communities in paying tribute to the late anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.
The Kerala unit of the Congress was jolted on Sunday by the massive loss the party suffered in Rajasthan and Delhi.
Continuing its winning streak, the ruling AIADMK today retained the Yercaud (ST) Assembly constituency, with party nominee P Saroja romping home with a massive margin of 78,116 votes against her DMK rival V Maran.
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today dismissed Narendra Modi wave in the country in the wake of BJP doing well in Assembly elections held in Rajasthan, Delhi and Madhya Pradesh.
Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK's P. Saroja on Sunday took an unassailable lead of over 61,000 votes over her DMK rival V. Maran in the Yercaud by-election, officials said.
A 25-year old man, arrested for allegedly possessing 12 kgs of ganja or cannabis a month ago, was today detained under the stringent Goondas Act.
The results of the Assembly polls in Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh show that an anti-Congress mood was prevalent all over the country, TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu said in Hyderabad.
Mild tremors were felt in the city and a few adjoining areas today.
Days after some accused in a sensational murder case lodged in a district jail in Kozhikode made Facebook posts, using sophisticated mobiles, a base model cellphone was recovered during repairs in a cell.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy today said he would ensure the defeat of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill 2013 when it comes up for passage in the state Assembly.
In order to ensure prompt delivery of various welfare payments of the government, the 'grama sabha' village assemblies will be activated across the state.
A cyclonic storm named 'Madi' would intensify into a severe cyclonic storm, bringing rain or thundershowers over some parts of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh during the next 48 hours.
In a controversial move, the Kerala police sent Bitti Mohanty to Jaipur. The Kerala High Court had put a stay on his transfer till December 10.
The two-day bandh call given by the pro-united Andhra Pradesh groups in Seemandhra evoked a partial response on the second day in Visakhapatnam city.
Tamil Nadu government has announced a five-day state mourning for former South African president Nelson Mandela who died yesterday.