The CPI(M)-led LDF government in Kerala and the Congress-led UDF attacked the centre on Friday for the ban on the sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said the centre's decision was "surprising" which was unsuitable for a democratic nation.
He is known to doze off at the most inconvenient of times, when the world's eye is on him, but Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah appears to have zoned out in the middle of a press conference of his Congress party.
Serving as a part-time sweeper for a paltry Rs two per day in Tamil Nadu animal husbandry department for the past 17 years, a man has knocked at the doors of Madras High Court seeking regularisation of his service.
In the middle of a busy street in Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa today, a 32-year-old man was killed by two men armed with a machete, while a crowd watched from a safe distance, some filming the crime on their mobile phone.
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday said he will take up with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the issue of kidnapped Kerala Catholic priest Tom Uzhunnallil, who is at an undisclosed location in Yemen.
A court in Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against eight south Indian actors including Surya, Sarath Kumar and Sathya Raj on Tuesday in a defamation case. They did not appear in the court last week, nor were they represented by their lawyers.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami is meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his Race Course Road residence this morning and is expected to pledge his party's support to the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance's nominee for President.