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Hyderabad: Hotelier killed over delay in serving tea


Two men attacked the hotel owner with daggers as other customers and passersby watched in horror.

Decision of handing over IAS officer DK Ravi death case to CBI to be taken on Monday: Karnataka CM

Deepa Balakrishnan
Earlier on Friday, Congress President Sonia Gandhi spoke to the Karnataka CM over the incident.

Supreme Court declines to hear PIL on developing new capital city of Andhra Pradesh


"Only at the time of construction activities, environment clearances are required and not before that," a bench comprising Chief Justice HL Dattu and Justices MY Eqbal and Arun Mishra said.

Siddaramaiah's gaffe, calls Congress a party of liars, says it repeats the same lie 100 times


Siddaramaiah, who also realised the most embarrassing gaffe, apologised saying that he was actually referring to the BJP.

Autopsy rules out foul play, Karnataka transfers officer probing IAS officer DK Ravi's death

Deepa Balakrishnan
According to sources, Ravi's phone data is being analysed and any possible tension between family members of the deceased officer is being probed.

IAS officers sign online petition for CBI probe in DK Ravi's death case


Amidst rising public anger over the mysterious death of upright IAS officer DK Ravi, several IAS officers in Karnataka have signed an online petition addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking a CBI probe into the matter.

Bengaluru: IAS officer DK Ravi's parents threaten suicide if their demands are not met


IAS officer DK Ravi's parents on Wednesday threatened to suicide if their demands are not met and demanded Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's address to their concern.

Late Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi's family demands CBI probe into his death


For the second day in a row, there was uproar inside Karnataka Assembly over the officer's death with Opposition MLAs demanding a CBI probe into the case.

KJ George, Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah's shadow, can be the Achilles heel of Congress

D P Satish
Off late the Karnataka Home Minister KJ George has been in the news only for the wrong reasons.

Kerala Opposition women MLAs claim male members molested them in Assembly, ask who will protect them

Neethu Reghukumar
While suspension was ordered for destroying the Speaker's dais, not even a warning has been issued to those who tried to misbehave with the women lawmakers.

IAS officer DK Ravi had plans to conduct raids against real estate developers, claims RTI activist

Deepa Balakrishnan
He also alleged that the Karnataka government is in a hurry to label his death as a suicide.

MLAs sleep inside Karnataka Assembly during discussion on IAS officer's death


The MLAs who were caught snoozing were Higher Education Minister RV Deshpande and Forest Minister B Ramanath Rai.

Tamil Nadu: 2 men posing as policemen gangrape a woman


The men took away the woman when she was with a male friend in a forest area. Police sources say that medical examination has been carried out.

Two fishermen injured after Sri Lankan Navy attacks them with nylon ropes at sea

Anna Isaac
During his meeting with Sri Lankan President Sirisena, Modi had taken up the issue of detention of Indian fishermen for allegedly poaching in Lankan waters.

Karnataka Assembly adjourned after BJP MLAs demand CBI probe into IAS officer DK Ravi's death

Deepa Balakrishnan
Unruly scenes were also witnessed outside the Bengaluru hospital where IAS officer DK Ravi's body has been kept.

DK Ravi: An IAS officer who paid with his life to end corruption

D P Satish
Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah, who is already under fire for the rampant corruption, will surely find it very difficult to handle the aftermath of a young IAS officer's mysterious death.

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'I'm not a liar, can't live without you,' IAS officer DK Ravi allegedly wrote to his female colleague0
According to the WhatsApp messages accessed by the police, Ravi said, 'This is my last message to you. I am sending this to explain you what I am. I am not a liar.'
RPF personnel rescue kidnapped girl from Rajdhani Express0
The RPF Security Control Room received information about the kidnapping of Asmoju from the Government Railway Police (GRP), Bangalore station.
Kerala gets tough over smoking, drinking at workplace0
The order also warned senior officials who are authorised to take action that they too will be penalised if they do not act against erring officials.
TDP legislators stopped from entering Telangana assembly0
The opposition legislators had a heated argument with the security officers, questioning the curbs on their movement in the assembly.
15 million passengers use Bengaluru airport: Reports0
Kempegowda international airport in this tech hub registered a record 15 million passengers arriving and departing in this fiscal year (2014-15).
Intend to prohibit liquor in phased manner: Kerala government to HC0
Total prohibition or complete liberalisation of liquor was not its policy, the state government told the Kerala High Court.
HDFC Bank to focus on expanding business in Andhra Pradesh0
The HDFC Bank will focus on expanding its business in Andhra Pradesh, where hectic economic activity is likely with proposed new industries and building of a new state capital.
PIL seeks labs in Tamil Nadu for testing for viral diseases0
When the petition came up for hearing, Justices S Tamilvanan and V.S.Ravi ordered notice to the central and state governments seeking their replies within two weeks.
Humans being increasingly attacked by animals: Kerala CM0
Oommen Chandy expressed concern over growing incidents of man-animal conflict as evidenced by increasing animal attacks on humans.
Karnataka government's flip-flop on DK Ravi an avoidable embarrassment0
A public slanging match between rival political actors shows scant respect and regard for the gravity of the tragedy.

Tamil Nadu

PIL seeks labs in Tamil Nadu for testing for viral diseases

When the petition came up for hearing, Justices S Tamilvanan and V.S.Ravi ordered notice to the central and...

Tamil Nadu threatens to call off talks if fishermen not released

The state government has also informed the Centre that resolutions adopted in the meeting will be implemented only...

DMK backs Tamil Nadu farmers bandh against Karnataka dams across Cauvery

The DMK chief M Karunanidhi has asked the ruling AIADMK to call for total bandh on March 28....

Woman dies after she gets caught in conveyor belt

As the worker was putting tea leaves in the basket, her saree entangled with the belt, dragging her...

29 Tamil Nadu fishermen detained by Sri Lankan Navy

Rameswaram Fishermen Association President S Emerit said they had been taken to Thalaimannar in northern Sri Lanka along...

Andhra Pradesh

RPF personnel rescue kidnapped girl from Rajdhani Express

The RPF Security Control Room received information about the kidnapping of Asmoju from the Government Railway Police (GRP), Bangalore station. ...

HDFC Bank to focus on expanding business in Andhra Pradesh

The HDFC Bank will focus on expanding its business in Andhra Pradesh, where hectic economic activity is likely with proposed new industries and building of...

Andhra Pradesh government considering Amaravathi as new capital city

Amaravathi, which derives its name from Amareshwara Temple located in the historic village in Guntur district, falls under the capital region chosen by the State...

Amaravathi likely to be the new capital of Andhra Pradesh: reports

In accordance with the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014, Hyderabad will remain the capital of both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana for 10 years. ...

Supreme Court declines to hear PIL on developing new capital city of Andhra Pradesh

"Only at the time of construction activities, environment clearances are required and not before that," a bench comprising Chief Justice HL Dattu and Justices MY...

Karnataka

'I'm not a liar, can't live without you,' IAS officer DK Ravi allegedly wrote to his female colleague

According to the WhatsApp messages accessed by the police, Ravi said, "This is my last message to you....

15 million passengers use Bengaluru airport: Reports

Kempegowda international airport in this tech hub registered a record 15 million passengers arriving and departing in this...

Karnataka government's flip-flop on DK Ravi an avoidable embarrassment

A public slanging match between rival political actors shows scant respect and regard for the gravity of the...

Noted writer Chidananda Murthy dragged by police in presence of Karnataka CM, detained

After the function, Chief minister evaded the questions of the media while Kannada and Culture minister Uma Shree...

Karnataka: BJP reminds Siddaramaiah government of fiscal responsibilities

Opposition BJP leader Jagadish Shettar also said the government's performance in the areas of governance and asset creation...

Kerala

Kerala gets tough over smoking, drinking at workplace

The order also warned senior officials who are authorised to take action that they too will be penalised if they do not act against erring...

Intend to prohibit liquor in phased manner: Kerala government to HC

Total prohibition or complete liberalisation of liquor was not its policy, the state government told the Kerala High Court. ...

Humans being increasingly attacked by animals: Kerala CM

Oommen Chandy expressed concern over growing incidents of man-animal conflict as evidenced by increasing animal attacks on humans. ...

Kerala: India's 'oldest' woman dies at 112 in Thrissur

Eleventh daughter of her parents, Kunjannam was not married-off as she lost her parents in a gap of 41 days when she was a teen....

Sexual harassment case registered against Kerala MLA MA Vaheed

She has accused KC Abu and Vaheed of making defamatory statements against her in connection to this. ...