A pavement in Chennai is their home. They had nothing to give, but that didn't stop V Ashok, 14, R Arjun, 10, and M Arumugam, 8, from contributing to flood relief efforts. And now their efforts have earned them scholarships.
Former minister and Kapu leader Mudragada Padmanabham today began an indefinite fast along with his wife in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district demanding inclusion of the community in Backward Classes category.
The on-camera lynching of a young Muslim man in Kerala made national headlines earlier this week. A temple in his hometown has found a different way to remember him - it cancelled its pujas or prayer ceremonies for two days in memory of MV Shabeer.
BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday told Tamil Nadu party leaders to ramp up propaganda by using technology for the coming state Assembly polls as he held a brainstorming session with top functionaries in Kerala.
Government officials can no longer be investigated for corruption in Tamil Nadu without the state's approval. A government recent order to this effect, which has incensed activists, has been challenged in court and the case will be heard tomorrow.
Slamming the Congress and CPI(M)led fronts, which had ruled Kerala alternatively, BJP president Amit Shah today alleged that both had followed vote bank politics with "violence and corruption" being the hallmark of their tenure.
The Madras High Court today granted anticipatory bail to DMDK chief Vijayakanth and seven others in a case filed against them for allegedly damaging a bus stop during a demonstration at Thanjavur and tearing a poster having a photo of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa.
Power generation at the first unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP), which resumed operation last week after a break of seven months, will reach its full capacity of 1000MW within two days, a top official said today.
A operative, wanted for allegedly plotting explosions in twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad and near a temple in 2004, was arrested by Telangana Police after his deportation from Saudi Arabia, police said today.