A court in Thanjavur district of Tamil Nadu will deliver its verdict today in the Kumbakonam school fire tragedy case that claimed the lives of 94 school children a decade ago.
More than a decade after the gruesome school fire in which 94 children were charred to death and 18 others seriously injured, the final verdict of the case probing the 2004 Kumbakonam accident will be delivered by the District and Sessions Court in Thanjavur today.
A few hours after Sri Lankan Navy arrested 50 fishermen from Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking immediate release of total 93 fishermen and 62 boats, presently in the custody of the neighbouring nation.
In the last two months, since the creation of Telangana, 101 farmers have killed themselves in India's newest state, according to statistics compiled from police records.
Eid-ul-Fitr was celebrated on Tuesday with gaiety and fervour in Karnataka.
YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy today requested the Centre's intervention for ensuring the safe return of Indian nationals stranded in strife-hit Libya.
With many places in Nilgiris District experiencing incessant rains for the last few days, the wall of a government primary school building in Tamil Nadu, caved in today, police said.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today released a white paper on the irrigation sector to highlight the "follies" of the erstwhile Congress government.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Monday congratulated Satish Kumar Sivalingam for winning a gold medal in weightlifting in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and reminded him of the state government's Rs 50 lakh cash prize.
The Centre has agreed to set up an AIIMS-like super speciality hospital-cum-teaching institute in Telangana.
Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday as the new moon was sighted on Monday in most parts of the country.
The Prohibition Enforcement Wing have seized 490 litres of Rectified Spirit (RS), being smuggled in a car and arrested a person in this connection.
BJP president Amit Shah will visit Hyderabad during the second week of August and hold consultations with party leaders from Telangana on strengthening the organisation.
Intensifying their five-day old indefinite boycott of fishing pressing for safety and security in traditional areas in the Palk Bay, fishermen of this district today held a demonstration in front of the Collectorate in Ramanathapuram.
The elite Bangalore school where a six-year-old was raped earlier this month, allegedly by a skating instructor, reopens today for classes 5 to 10.