In a strong reaction to Justice Markandey Katju who had demanded disclosure of his assets, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said his "asset account is an open book" and demanded that the former Supreme Court Judge disclose his assets.
The Congress today criticised BJP MLA K Laxman over his criticism of tennis ace Sania Mirza being named the brand ambassador for Telangana, even as it distanced itself from party Member of Parliament V Hanumantha Rao over the latter's comment on the issue.
Efforts are on to expand and evolve the start up village into a multi nodal innovation, incubation and business ecosystem centre with the state government aiming to make Kerala the country's start-up capital, state's IT and Industries Minister, P K Kunhali Kutty today said.
Kudankulam nuclear power project's second 1,000 MW unit is expected to be commissioned shortly, the government said today.
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday expressed his condolences to the families of the 19 school children who were killed when a train rammed into their school bus at an unmanned level crossing in Telangana.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed his deepest condolences to the families of the students who lost their lives when a train rammed into a school bus at an unmanned railway crossing in Telangana.
A school bus has collided with a train in Medak district of Telangana this morning. Nine children are feared killed.
A leopard, which had evaded capture for the past three months after killing a man and a forest guard, was caught early this morning at Thimbam forest area in Tamil Nadu's Erode district.
A BJP leader From Telangana has courted controversy by criticising the state government's decision to appoint tennis ace Sania Mirza as the new state's brand ambassador. K Laxman contends that Sania is not "local" enough to merit that stature as she is married to Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik.
Tennis star Sania Mirza is "Pakistan's daughter-in-law" and has incorrectly been designated the brand ambassador of India's youngest state, professes a BJP leader from Telangana, inciting strong political reactions.
A newly-married couple today allegedly committed suicide by hanging themselves at their house in Pulbag area of Vizianagaram town, police said.
Telangana BJP leader K Laxman on Wednesday flayed the state government's decision to appoint tennis star Sania Mirza as the brand ambassador of the newly carved-out state, terming her as "daughter-in-law" of Pakistan and questioning her credentials for the honour.
A day after Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi asked the Central Bureau of Investigation to file a chargesheet against the Maran brothers in the Aircel-Maxis deal, saying there is enough evidence to prosecute them, there is still no word from former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanidhi.
After Hyderabad, what? Or rather, where? Andhra Pradesh, which has to scout for a new capital, apparently has made a decision - chief minister Chandrababu Naidu wants it located between Vijayawada and Guntur in the coastal belt of the state.
DMDK members today walked out from the Tamil Nadu Assembly protesting against certain remarks by Transport Minister V Senthil Balaji.