Kerala state Congress chief V.M. Sudheeran on Thursday made a passionate plea to party leaders not to include people who imbibe alcohol or use drugs as office bearers.
After NDTV's report that 101 farmers had killed themselves in Telangana in the last two months, the K Chandrashekar Rao government says not just bad rains are to blame. They say they have inherited the legacy of political neglect that allowed massive corruption in irrigation projects.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu had promised the people of Seemandhra that he would build a new capital, a la Singapore, for them, after the bifurcation of the state.
After his retirement from cricket, leg spinner Anil Kumble now has more time to pursue another passion: wildlife.
To further the cause of rehabilitating the nurses who have been evacuated from war-torn Iraq and in the process of being evacuated from Libya, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today met 20 business representatives from the healthcare sector to shore up support.
The Supreme Court today dismissed the Tamil Nadu government's appeal against a Madras High Court order quashing a case of land-grab registered against DMK treasurer MK Stalin. "Let there be peace," a bench of Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai and Justice NV Ramana remarked.
Chintapalle police arrested two inter-state ganja smugglers today and seized 20 kg of the contraband as well as Rs 37,000 in cash when they were transporting it in a car near Antarla area under Chintapalle mandal in Vizag agency area in the district.
Belarus has shown keen interest to coordinate efforts with Telangana in the realm of medical education including research, student exchange programmes and also conducting international conferences, the government said.
A man, said to be under mental depression, broke into Andhra Pradesh state legislative assembly today.
The founder of a school where 94 children were burnt alive in 2004 has been sentenced today to life in prison by a court in Tamil Nadu.
The undivided Andhra Pradesh had emerged as the "most-preferred" tourist destination for domestic travellers with about 20 per cent share in the total domestic tourist visits of over 103 crore across India in 2012, a study said today.
Having embarked on a crackdown on sale of narcotic drugs within the state, the United Democratic Front or UDF government in Kerala has decided to urge the Centre to tighten the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (NDPS Act).
The owner of a school and its principal are among 10 people found guilty today of a fire in which more than 90 children were burnt alive in Tamil Nadu.
Three persons allegedly attacked a priest of a local Jain temple and damaged some material kept inside, police said.
A court in Tamil Nadu will give its verdict today in the Kumbakonam school fire tragedy that killed 94 children a decade ago.