Police today launched an investigation into a suspected Colombo-based kidney racket following death of a 26-year-old Hyderabad youth in Sri Lanka.
Sonia Gandhi, whose party pushed for the creation of a new Telangana state, visited the region for the first time since Parliament agreed to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.
Three workers, including a woman, were killed and 10 seriously injured in an explosion at a cracker manufacturing unit, 20 km from Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu, today.
In a sharp attack on Narendra Modi and his Gujarat model of development, ruling AIADMK today claimed Tamil Nadu was far ahead of that state in several indices, including attracting investments, and said his "gimmicks" would not work in the state.
Election Commission (EC) Officials have seized Rs 51.28 lakh from the house of an AIADMK functionary near Erode in Tamil Nadu, police said today.
The fire was caused by a leak in the diesel fuel tank of the bus which carried 29 passengers.
A five-member gang today hacked to death an accused in Dalit leader Pasupathi Pandian's murder case.
TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu today said only BJP's PM nominee Narendra Modi could bring about overall development in the country.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi will address an election rally at Karimnagar in Telangana tomorrow, her first public meeting in the region after the passage of Statehood Bill in February.
Campaigning has ended in Karnataka and all 28 seats will go to the polls on Thursday. State capital Bangalore is being keenly fought over by politicians.
In Telangana, the region to be carved out as India's 29th state, the man who's likely to get the most seats has a clear message for his supporters. In one speech after another, K Chandrasekhar Rao, known for his gripping speeches and razor-sharp slashes at opponents, urges voters to "throw out" what he tags as "Andhra parties."
The Supreme Court today granted a minor relief to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and her close aide N Sasikala by asking them to appear before a Chennai trial court after the completion of the Lok Sabha polls to face trial in the income tax returns case.
The BJP leaders and cadres are seething with anger at the party candidate from Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris constituency failing to file his nomination papers properly, and are demanding that responsibility be fixed for the fiasco.
Keralites today celebrated the harvest festival 'Vishu' with traditional fervor, with the hope of having a season of peace and prosperity.
The annual 45-day ban on fishing in Nagapattinam and Karaikal coastal areas in Tamil Nadu commenced today.