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Girl, 15, Gang-raped In Kerala; Police Say Suspects Being Questioned

Girl, 15, Gang-raped In Kerala; Police Say Suspects Being Questioned

Press Trust of India | Monday May 30, 2022, Idukki (Kerala)

A day after a 15-year old girl, daughter of migrant workers from West Bengal, was allegedly gang-raped by four persons in Idukki district of Kerala, police on Monday said it was questioning several persons including those suspected of being involved

Bypoll In Kerala's Thrikkakara Tomorrow

Bypoll In Kerala's Thrikkakara Tomorrow

Press Trust of India | Monday May 30, 2022, Kochi

As the Thrikkakara constituency here is all set to go for polling on May 31 for the byelection, the three major political fronts in Kerala have expressed confidence in winning the seat for which the high-octane campaign had ended on Sunday.

Mic, Ink Attack On Farmer Leader In Bengaluru, Then All Hell Breaks Loose

Mic, Ink Attack On Farmer Leader In Bengaluru, Then All Hell Breaks Loose

Reported by Sreeja M S, Edited by Saikat Kumar Bose | Monday May 30, 2022, Bengaluru

About a dozen people barged into a press meet and threw ink at farmer leder Rakesh Tikait in Bengaluru today.

On Farm Product Sale Outside Markets, Tamil Nadu Parties' Opposing Stance

On Farm Product Sale Outside Markets, Tamil Nadu Parties' Opposing Stance

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Cess On Farm Produce: AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam today said the party was against the move to levy oneper cent market cess by the Tamil Nadu government on sale of agriculture produce outside the regulated markets.

Report Symptoms Of Monkeypox: Tamil Nadu's Appeal To Foreign Returnees

Report Symptoms Of Monkeypox: Tamil Nadu's Appeal To Foreign Returnees

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, Tiruchirappalli (Tamil Nadu)

Tamil Nadu government has appealed to the members of public who arrive from various countries, including African nations, to report to the local health officer if they have any symptoms of monkeypox, a top official said on Sunday.

Karnataka Congress Leader Resigns From Party, Cites Personal Reasons

Karnataka Congress Leader Resigns From Party, Cites Personal Reasons

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, Bengaluru

Senior Congress leader HN Chandrashekar, popularly known as Mukhyamantri Chandru, has quit the Karnataka unit of the party, citing personal reasons.

Dravidian Or Aryan? Karnataka Chief Minister Asks Congress Leader

Dravidian Or Aryan? Karnataka Chief Minister Asks Congress Leader

Asian News International | Sunday May 29, 2022, Bengaluru

After Siddaramaiah's "Aryan" taunt at the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Saturday asked the Congress leader to specify if he was a Dravidian or Aryan.

"Innerwear Is Saffron": Popular Front Of India Leader On High Court Judges

"Innerwear Is Saffron": Popular Front Of India Leader On High Court Judges

Asian News International | Sunday May 29, 2022, Alappuzha (Kerala)

Kerala Popular Front (PFI) leader Yahiya Tangal on Saturday made a controversial remark against the High Court judges saying their "innerwear is saffron".

Vice President Unveils 16-Feet Tall Karunanidhi Statue In Tamil Nadu

Vice President Unveils 16-Feet Tall Karunanidhi Statue In Tamil Nadu

Press Trust of India | Saturday May 28, 2022, Chennai

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today unveiled a bronze statue of late DMK President and former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi here, and hailed the Dravidian leader as one of India's most dynamic CMs who has left a legacy of development.

Karnataka Chief Minister Warns Of Action Against Those Troubling Kannadigas

Karnataka Chief Minister Warns Of Action Against Those Troubling Kannadigas

Press Trust of India | Saturday May 28, 2022, Bengaluru

Condemning Maharashtra Ekikaran Samiti's (MES) alleged attack on those taking out a wedding procession playing Kannada songs in the border district of Belagavi, the Chief Minister warned of action against those troubling Kannadigas in the state.

PM Made India Strong, No Comparison With Nehru: Karnataka Chief Minister

PM Made India Strong, No Comparison With Nehru: Karnataka Chief Minister

Press Trust of India | Saturday May 28, 2022, Bengaluru

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Saturday asserted that former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru and current Prime Minister Narendra Modi cannot be compared.

"No Need To Raise Hijab Issue, Follow Court's Order": Basavaraj Bommai

"No Need To Raise Hijab Issue, Follow Court's Order": Basavaraj Bommai

Asian News International | Saturday May 28, 2022, Bengaluru

After the hijab issue resurfaced in Karnataka, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai today called for following the High Court order. Students at University College in Mangaluru earlier this week submitted a request to allow the wearing of hijab.

Father Of Kerala Boy, Accused Of Hate Speech At Rally, Detained

Father Of Kerala Boy, Accused Of Hate Speech At Rally, Detained

Written by Sreeja M S | Saturday May 28, 2022

The father of a Kerala boy who allegedly raised "hate" slogans at a Popular Front of India, or PFI, rally last week has been detained. Twenty people have been arrested so far in the case.

Woman Trampled To Death By Elephant In Tamil Nadu

Woman Trampled To Death By Elephant In Tamil Nadu

Press Trust of India | Saturday May 28, 2022, Udhagamandalam, Tamil Nadu

A 40-year-old woman was trampled to death by a wild elephant in the early hours of Saturday near Gudalur in Nilgiris district, the second such incident in the last two days.

"Extremely Productive": Telangana Minister KTR On UK, Davos Trips

"Extremely Productive": Telangana Minister KTR On UK, Davos Trips

Asian News International | Saturday May 28, 2022, Hyderabad

Telangana minister KT Rama Rao said that his 10-day trip to the UK and the World Economic Forum, Davos, had concluded successfully.