Just In Alappuzha: 5 held for ganja sale to students They were held from near the Government HSS, Elipaakkulam, on Thursday. Missing children remain a concern Neither Operation Simile or Vatsalya active in state now. Man City snatch top spot from Liverpool But fears in recent weeks that City lack a predator in front of goal when Aguero is absent were quashed by two fine finishes from Jesus. Chennai: Women welcome CCTVs but want more efforts The women in the city still feel there is a lot that is required of authorities to achieve the target of zero crime rate. Kozhikode: Special team on anvil to curb accidents The review meeting on these study report will be held on January 10. Harendra Singh’s comment on umpiring irks FIH As per the recommendation, Akashdeep faces a possible two match suspension at the next top FIH event. Chennai: Kumbhabhishekams done to 765 temples Kumbha means the head and denotes the shikhara or crown of the temple. Tour of Nilgiris to cover 950 kms TfN 2018 attracts 110 cyclists to pedal the epic tour. Chennai: After Gaja cyclone, sales of gift items, journals and calendars hit Screen and block printing companies would also be very busy at this time. Govt clear on rebuild Kerala initiative, says E Chandrasekharan Districts like Idukki and Wayanad are losing residential spaces to frequent calamities. Thoothukudi: Sterlite offers Rs 100 crore for people’s welfare “Any failure will invite coercive action” said the principal bench of NGT, New Delhi, in its order. Small players, big gains should be Oppn mantra in 2019 Whatever the dynamics a resurgent Congress makes, the 2019 elections is an open game for all smaller parties as well as the two major parties. Food outlets at Kannur International Airport within a week Three stalls are being set up inside the terminal while two have already started functioning at the departure area outside the terminal. Thoothukudi: Sterlite to fulfill NGT guidelines for reopening Ramnath said the plant would continue to maintain its high standards. National Green Tribunal issues 22 directions to Sterlite TNPCB and CPCB shall be the oversight body to monitor such pubic grievances and its timely disposal, the bench added. Air India for wide-bodied trial run at Karipur International Airport Most sought-after airport by Gulf NRIs. The rise of Rahul Gandhi and politics of inclusion Despite being under constant personal attack from his opponents, Gandhi has not resorted to political sledging and abuses. Chennai: Friends of USA felicitates VIT Chancellor Many diplomats in Chennai who attended lent the proceedings its international flavour. Appointment of CUSAT, MG University vice-chancellors' may be delayed The VC posts in Abdul Kalam Technological University and NUALS are also vacant. Modi image as industrious, incorruptible stays intact The Shah roar — “Abki baar 200 paar” (This time we will cross the 200 mark) — for Madhya Pradesh with 230 Assembly seats came a cropper. Coimbatore: Man held for attack on ‘HIV’ minor girl The poor girl was severely injured and was bleeding as a result of the attack. Thrissur: Septic waste in KWA water he public took out a protest to the KWA office carrying the water with the yellow-coloured residues found in the water. Robo delivery A light ring on its top acts as a set of turn signals, while a pair of eyes on its front aims to give more subtle hints to passersby. Pattukkottai: Coconut ryots take out rally, mourn for lost trees The farmers said that nearly 40 lakh coconut trees were uprooted by the 'Gaja' cyclone. Kottayam: Coliform presence in Pamba river increases PCB: High bacteria level doesn't prevent pilgrims from taking bath. Study by CMC doctors identifies rare bacteria The study also determined the association of mortality rate with hypermucoviscous strains are determined. Alappuzha: Court orders arrest of Rahul Easwer Mr Easwer said that he could not reach the police station in time because his flight from Delhi on that day was late. Anti human trafficking clubs put to good use 1st case taken to TN state commission for women. On the contrary: Christmas isn't Christmas One reliable indicator of the passage of time is when you realise how long since you stopped believing in Santa Claus. Ready to walk the last mile for Salem expressway: Tamil Nadu CM The farmers fear that the project spells total livelihood loss for them as their valuable agriculture land will be gobbled up by the NHAI. Kochi: Beauty parlour owner accused in cheating case The police recovered nine luxury cars and 81 costly watches from her residence when she was arrested. Chennai: Tardy pace of lake restoration irks public Even as officials claimed that works are being gradually taken up, residents cry foul and accuse officials of leaving the work unattended. Be choosy on Netflix A new feature is being tested that has a new pop-up addition, which asks the subscribers if they wish to re-watch certain scenes . Chennai: To cut cost, MTC prunes night services For instance, the corporation had introduced a lot of cut services, supposedly aimed to hike revenue. Kozhikode: P K Sasi technically right, says Panel There was a rush in the office on the day, and the doors of Mr Sasi's room were not at all closed. Galaxy of leaders to attend M Karunanidhi statue unveiling today The DMK has invited both Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan for the event as they have been close to Karunanidhi. TN health minister C Vijayabaskar, BV Ramana grilled in gutka case BV Ramana was the commercial taxes minister during the period of the scam. BJP demands apology from Congress on Rafale There is no second opinion that the people’s safety and security should be taken into account,” Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan said. Firing at actress Leena Maria Paul's salon Identity of bike-borne men yet to be ascertained. Greed, corruption shake Metro’s pillar of probity Namma Metro is turning out to be a white elephant and a dangerous one at that. NGT order will not be implemented now, says Thoothukudi collector Once it is so, the orders are liable to be quashed”, the bench concluded. Kozhikode: Writer held for ‘insulting’ talk The Sahitya Akademi award winner was arrested by the Kasaragod police on Saturday based on a complaint. National security punching bag for Congress: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Modi said, “ours is a government that values your safety and well-being above everything. Gwalior bishop Dr Thomas Thennattu killed in road accident The bishop was returning to his residence after an annual function in a school under his diocese. NGT sets aside Tamil Nadu government order to close Sterlite State will move SC against green tribunal verdict: CM. Kerala: Minister hints at brewery licences This was stated by excise minister T.P. Ramakrishnan here in an interview to a Malayalam news channel on Saturday. Yoke of conversion: Good Samaritan never forced any conversions raging debates between conversion and reconversion have produced not merely forms of symbolic violence but resulted in actual physical violence. Yoke of conversion: For Dalits, it’s out of the pan into the fire It is an undeniable fact that for centuries Dalits were caught up in the iron grip of caste. Mahinda Rajapaksa quits, Maithripala Sirisena back After his appointment as prime minister, Rajapaksa sought to secure a majority in the 225-member Parliament but failed. TRS return to power ups hopes of farmers Many farmers do not badly need to sell their cotton produce to meet expenditure, unlike in the past. Be woke in 2019 with Living Coral Layering with coral will be a big trend as it brings the best out of an average dull outfit. YSR Congress leader grilled over YS Jagan Mohan Reddy attack The police also ordered Mr Ramesh appear for another round of interrogation on January 21. US Supreme court judge rules Obamacare ‘unlawful’ Change in tax law cited to invalidate entire legislation. KT Rama Rao to tour Telangana before rural elections While addressing the executive, Mr Rao said a Rs 10-lakh grant would be given to the each gram panchayat where the elections are unanimous. K Chandrasekhar Rao warns against delay in irrigation projects Mr Rao expressed his dissatisfaction to the contractors over the delay in the execution of the projects, sources said. SHE teams stop 2 child marriages she teams received information that minor girls were being married in 2 places in the city. Telangana government sets 34 per cent quota for BCs in panchayat elections Against this the then AP government moved the Supreme Court which in turn stayed the High Court order. Hyderabad: 52 booked for harassing In one of the cases, a 23-year-old girl was harassed on her way to college. Telangana becomes India’s first state to have paperless justice system The system is intended to save time and manpower required for manually shifting files between police stations and courts. We are from Myanmar, not Bangladesh, say Rohingyas refugees According to Rohingya refugees, the form identified them as ‘Bengali Muslims; which was not true. Mamata Banerjee likely to back KCR for national front Mr Rao, after deciding to form the Federal Front, had met Ms Banerjee at Kolkata and discussed the idea with her. After Telangana, KCR, Chandrababu Naidu head for a national-level clash Results of TS polls put Mr Rao at a better position than AP CM. Hyderabad: Sun Pariwar CEO held in multi-crore marketing scam Police also issued orders to freeze Rs 14 crore in accounts of the group in various banks in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. After Hyderabad HC order, TTD faces a dilemma over priestly posts Archakas say endowments plan to abolish archakatvam affects livelihoods. Shh! For your ears only! Wary of attending loud parties? Then you are the right candidate for local events that promote silent discos. Tirupati: Ruling invites trouble for TTD The Hyderabad High Court has set aside the decision of the TTD fixing the retirement age of mirasi archakas at 65 Hyderabad: Boy drowns in pool during school outing Parents present during incident blame the school. Abuse claim: Temple official kills himself . The endowments deputy commissioner has not responded to the calls and messages to comment on the issue. Tirupati: Tirumala ready for 'Vaikunta Ekadasi' The TTD anticipates a huge turnout of nearly two lakh pilgrims. Nothing is more satisfying than taking part in defence, says Bipin Rawat Fifteen officers of the Indian Navy and Coast Guard were also awarded their wings on completion of flying training. Kakinada: Widespread protest after priest’s suicide This was the second suicide of a priest in the last three months. Priya has her eyes on MiG-21 Avani Chaturvedi, Bhawana Kanth and Mohana Singh, India first three women fighter pilots, are now flying supersonic fighter jets. Hyderabad High Court demands data on saplings The bench said that afforestation does not mean the decoration of small flower plants or shrubs along the roadside. Congress to announce the name of Chhattisgarh Chief Minister today Mr Gandhi also uploaded a photograph of three CM prospects along with him indicating that the issue has been settled. Rising phoenix from flooded Kerala Gilbert George’s documentary The Phoenix State has every detail of the aftermath of Kerala flood. Categorised tests to help patients The ICMR has taken its cue from the World Health Organisation which lists 58 basic tests. Conflict over title Vijay Sethupathi’s 25th film Seethakathi, a movie about a famous theatre artiste has been dragged into controversy for its title. French govt honours producer Ashok Amritraj The French government at a function in recognition of his contribution to the world of cinema. Hyderabad: Financial crisis turns boxer into chain snatcher Gold ornaments weighing about 16.5 tolas along with a bike were recovered from the offender. Bhairava Geetha movie review: RGV produces a dud this time The film starts on a promising note with Ram Gopal Varma’s voice-over, but fails to pack a punch. CEO’s' clarification on vote mismatch proves wrong The ECI displays the figures given by the Chief Electoral Officer on its official website. Crowd at T Harish Rao’s home surprises TRS ranks The crowds and their vehicles near Harish Rao’s residence led to a traffic jam in nearby roads. Command and Conquer on mobile A great start for the franchise on Mobile and it runs very well! Goko Moko is a quirky comedy The makers are planning to release the film on Valentine’s Day – February 14, 2019. Maqbara work on course for early ’19 Earthen pots, vegetation were spoiling Macca Masjid. Celebrating the best The annual event had a fair share of good news for the enthusiasts. Lyrical video of Dev goes viral Directed by Rajath Ravishankar,Dev is an action adventure depicting the life of an adventure junkie with action and romance blended in. Construction, the natural way Uravu Eco Links helps in construction using locally available materials such as bamboo. Nothing against secularism: Meghalaya HC judge Sudip Ranjan Sen Says he wasn’t influenced by any political ideology or party. Robo delivery Postmates intends to reduce the delivery time by making Serve do the deliveries. Creating a life changing network Emotional intelligence can make friendships more satisfying and rewarding. Eschewing revenge It is also good to learn to loosen and lighten up a bit. Rob has a wild ‘imagination’ He strongly believes that there is no substitute for hardwork and passion. Be choosy on Netflix A new feature is being tested that has a new pop-up addition, which asks the subscribers if they wish to re-watch certain scenes. Hyderabad: Builder from SCB gets 2-year jail for cheating The builder was not willing to provide the documents to the owners. 7 civilians among 11 killed as forces fire to quell violent protests in J&K Fifteen other seriously injured civilians have been admitted to different hospital of Srinagar. I don’t seek inspiration for my films: Sankalp Reddy Sankalp says that his first choice for the character of Dev in the film was Varun Tej. 96 remake zeroes in on Sharwanand! The latest name to figure as the lead in the film is that of actor Sharwanand. Kawal Tiger Reserve gets a new guest There was no tiger movement in this reserve for the last one year. Hamsa Nandini signs up a womencentric project The actress has already started prepping up for her part for the shooting of the film which will begin in January 2019. Hyderabad: Downpour exposes poor road quality Citizens also asked the authorities not to dig the newly laid roads to lay pipes. K Chandrasekhar Rao will run Delhi from Hyderabad, says KT Rama Rao People want to see KCR as CM for 15 more years, he added. Poonam Kaur’s documentary becomes a rage The actress’ documentary on Gurudwaras is trending in Pakistan. Hyderabad: Testing times ahead for Gandipet against realtors Osmansagar has been a vital source of drinking water for Hyd since 1918. Raising the barre This routine is a form of physical exercise inspired from classical ballet. How an Australian family built a life in Indian slums Mark and Cathy Delaney quit their well-paying jobs and decided to relocate to delhi and experience life in an indian slum. It’s all about the Cheesecake It is everybody’s favourite dessert but have you thought about how and where the delicious Cheesecake originated?. Penchant for Portraits Jaipur-based photographer Rajesh Kumar Soni loves to capture faces with a narrative behind them. Jennifer Lawrence denies Harvey Weinstein’s claim According to the lawsuit, Weinstein pushed the unnamed actress to the ground during a meeting at his office and sexually assaulted her. Shakira charged with tax evasion In charges filed on Friday they claimed that Shakira listed the Bahamas as her primary residence for tax purposes. Pranutan's grand daughter’s film set in Kashmir The actress reveals the list of do’s and don’ts that she has received from her parents. Sushant Singh Rajput mending fences with ex? Sources say this was Sushant’s only attempt to connect with his former girlfriend after the breakup. Did Varun Dhawan just leak Kalank’s plot? Varun Dhawan’s witty repartee with co-star Sonakshi Sinha at a recent event led to the actor letting a plot secret slip. Destiny’s child Sara Ali Khan Basking in the afterglow of her debut Kedarnath, and looking straight ahead into the future with Simmba! Sara Ali Khan spills the beans. Ishant Sharma’s wife excited for the hat-trick Ishant and Pratima are one of the most high profile sporting couples in India. Kareena Kapoor Khan, Mira Rajput share a hug An invitee who saw the exchange says, “It was so heartening to see Kareena spontaneously hug Mrs Shahid Kapoor. Urdu rapper rocks Hyderabad! Chai, Biryani, Galli and other typical Hyderabadi words make Urdu rapper Ruhaan Arshad a hit on YouTube and social media. Will be back at work quickly, says Parupalli Kashyap Glad things went as planned for us says Parupalli Kashyap who says the two will focus on their game ahead. Kangana Ranaut, a voice of her own For Kangana it is the two-hour movie format that suits her the most and not web series like her fellow Bollywood stars are pursuing now. Ajith to reprise Amitabh Bachchan role in remake Plans are on to release Thala 59 on May 1, 2019 to coincide with Ajith’s birthday. Footfall Football is big business indeed. Aquaman movie review: Visually spellbinding, but otherwise average at best The film is overlong and predictable, but it retains it's excitement and holds the audience's attention to the end. Pak court acquits 2 prime suspects in Sarabjit murder case, cites ‘lack of evidence’ Amir and Mudassar, two Pakistani death row prisoners, attacked Singh, 49, in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail in 2013 resulting in his death. RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav, 5 others held guilty of raping a minor girl Court is expected to pronounce the quantum of punishment on December 21. Australia vs India 2nd Test: Didn't let my emotions get the better of me, says Ishant Skipper Virat Kohli led India's fightback from 8-2 to 172-3 at stumps Saturday on the second day in reply to Australia's 326 all out New Madhya Pradesh Assembly has 187 'crorepati' MLAs 41 per cent of the total 230-members legislative assembly have criminal cases against them. SC didn't go into pricing, technicalities of Rafale case; only JPC can probe: Cong Kapil Sibal accused government of ‘misleading’ court by presenting wrong information of CAG report and demanded government apologise for it. Thuppaki Munai movie review: Watchable for the novel attempt Vikram Prabhu pulls off his author-backed character of an encounter specialist with effortless ease. Correct ‘misrepresentation’ of CAG, PAC in Rafale verdict: Govt requests SC Centre filed application in SC seeking correction in para in its judgement on Rafale verdict in which CAG, PAC were referred. The Clothing Rental provides high fashion at fair price: Founder Shilpa Bhatia Often times the need for a fancy outfit is temporary and then it collects dust in a limited closet space in an urban city. Wouldn't have achieved freedom without India: B’desh delegate Quazi Rosy ‘I express my gratitude to you. If you were not there, we would not have got independence so quickly.’ Delegate Quazi Rosy. AgustaWestland chopper case: Christian Michel’s CBI custody extended again Michel's counsel Rosemary Patrizi told the court that she has documents regarding the case that she wanted to submit. Merger of BoB, Dena bank and Vijaya bank unwarranted: AIBEA Opposing the merger of these 3 banks, nearly 10 lakh bank employees and officers would take part in the nation-wide srike on Dec 26. Over 70 mission heads visit Allahabad to witness Kumbh Mela preparations Kumbh Mela has been recognised by UNESCO as an "intangible cultural heritage of humanity". Will challenge NGT verdict on Sterlite in Supreme Court: TN CM Palaniswami NGT on Saturday set aside TN govt's closure order of Vedanta's copper smelter plant, saying it was 'unjustified'. Mobile internet services suspended in most parts of Kashmir Services have been barred in 4 districts of south Kashmir, Srinagar, Bandipora, Sopore in Baramulla, Handwara in Kupwara. India cannot afford to have ‘fragile coalitions’, says Arun Jaitley Jaitley said the next six months would see a rise in political rhetoric with voices which may not be the expression of the real intent Gold slides on low demand from jewellers Globally, gold slipped to USD 1,238.12 an ounce in New York, while silver held steady at USD 14.57 an ounce. Parties condemn civilian deaths in clashes after encounter in J&K's Pulwama ‘South Kashmir has been reeling under fear for the last 6 months. Is this what was expected from Gov rule?’ Mehbooba Mufti, ex CM tweeted. Congress ‘sabotaging’ country's security by opposing Rafale deal: Javadekar Javadekar said Congress wants to stop the deal which will weaken security preparedness of the country. Animal abuse: Dog killed after being pumped with heroin, morphine and 20 other drugs The black and white bull terrier was found near a children’s playground covered in blood and full of bruises. Rollr Mini review: A personal vehicle assistant on your smartphone The Rollr Mini is an OBD device that plugs into your car’s computer using the OBD II port. Jammu and Kashmir becomes first state to bring law against 'sextortion' The State Administrative Council (SAC) under the chairmanship of Governor Satya Pal Malik on Friday approved the law. India, France hold talks on deepening bilateral ties Noting that foundation of India and France relations is based on ‘mutual trust’, Swaraj said both countries are looking to strengthen ties. Expressway plan not opposed by 89 per cent people, says TN CM K Palaniswami Highway project was opposed by a minor sections of farmers and the public as well, the Tamil Nadu CM said. 7 men arrested for stealing mobiles, bikes to impress girlfriends: Delhi Police Police said they recovered six stolen luxurious motorcycles, two scooters, 28 snatched mobile phones from their possession. Vedanta Sterlite closure 'unjustifiable', may reopen as NGT cancels TN order NGT directed Vedanta Limited to spend Rs 100 crore over a period of three years for 'welfare activities' in the area. Public credit registry better for SMEs, not spl norms: Acharya The poll-bound government has also been pitching for easing the prompt corrective action norms Poachers kill rhino in Kaziranga, escape with horn Tourist group spotted carcass at Bhulukajan forest camp area under Bagori range in KNP. 7 civilians killed as forces fire to quell protests after Pulwama encounter Several others were injured after forces fired live ammunition to quell protesters, stone-pelters during and after encounter. Tata Harrier to be on display in Delhi, Mumbai & 9 other cities Ahead of its launch in January, the Tata Harrier will be on display at various cities. Here's how both elderly, youngsters can stay fit: Celebrity trainer Sherin Poojari Sherin Poojari has made name for himself as celebrity trainer- having worked with stars such as Shilpa Shetty, Shamita Shetty and others. 7 CRM trends that will dominate 2019 CRM essentially works on two frameworks – operational and analytical. New York man uses homophobic slurs against Indian-orgin woman, hits her on subway 54-year-old New York man, Allasheed Allah, has been charged with hate crime. How Indian brands aim high with rivals dominating the mainstream market More and more Chinese tech giants entering the Indian continent citing better sales and higher profits. I passed out with flying colors, says Emraan Hashmi on cheating for Economics papers Emraan Hashmi’s upcoming film 'Cheat India' showcases the state of Indian education system. Zoramthanga sworn in as Mizoram's new Chief Minister Zoramthanga was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor K Rajasekharan at a ceremony in Aizawl. Agatha Christie novels would have had sex and drugs if it was acceptable The author’s background in pharmacy meant she wouldn’t have flinched from the realities of life. BBC's 'simple technical explanation' to Pak minister who accused it of India 'bias' Pak Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari criticised BBC, accusing it of 'deleting' part about Kulbhushan Jadhav, terming it 'typical bias'. BWF World Tour Finals: Sindhu seizes final spot with thrilling win over Intanon Sindhu will now fight for the title with Japan's Nozomi Okuhara, to whom she had lost an epic World Championship final, last year. You can now pre-order Microsoft Surface Go in India The Go is available for pre-order exclusively on Flipkart. Smart printers need smart defenses Freelancers in the accounting, financial, medical or legal consulting line of work rely on these devices to do their job. How online payment gateways are battling cyber threats Indian digital payments market is forecasted to grow five-fold by 2023 to more than $1 trillion. It's illegal here: Nepal bans use of Indian currency notes above Rs 100 The decision can affect Nepalese labourers working in India as well as Indian tourists visiting Nepal. Panasonic unveils TOUGHBOOK: Devices for the modern mobile workforce Ideal for industries such as warehousing, manufacturing, and public safety. The role of technology in transforming healthcare sector of India India’s expenditure on the health sector as a per cent of GDP has inched up just 20 basis points over the last four years. 5 points before changing your education loan lender Availing an education loan is one of the most popular ways to fulfill one's educational aspirations. Health tech startups: The future of healthcare solution for tech-savvy people The tech-savvy tap onto Google for checking up symptoms of any and every problem. Paperless lending decoded: How exactly it happens? The answer lies in wide-ranging technologies and a cutting-edge approach. Vivo invests Rs 4,000 crore for new manufacturing plant in India Acquires 169-acre land in the Yamuna Expressway Region. Exercising during this time of day does not cause sleep problems, says study Even among sleep researchers, it is a widely held belief that sleep quality can be improved by avoiding exercise in the evening. Mahinda Rajapaksa resigns as Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa signed what was called a 'resignation' letter at his residence in capital Colombo. “Alexa, Read Me A Book”: Indians can now access their audible library using voice Alexa-enabled devices nationwide are now equipped to play audio content downloaded through Audible.in. Threat Brief: 12 cybersecurity tips for the holidays Most people all over the world get new devices, and need to stay safe online. Sonam lands Dulquer Salmaan in trouble with Mumbai Police, this is what happened next Sonam Kapoor recently posted a video of Dulquer Salmaan using a mobile phone while driving and cops did not take it lightly. Menopause-related sexual, urinary problems tied to worse quality of life Study suggests many women may be needlessly suffering from symptoms they either don’t discuss with doctor or don’t know how to treat. Like Rafale, hope BJP also waits for Babri Masjid verdict: Mehbooba Mufti Mufti said like Rafale decision was welcomed, she hoped BJP will wait for decision on Babri Masjid and won't start pointing fingers at SC. IOC to buy back shares for Rs 4,435 cr; pay Rs 6,556 crore dividend The government is expected to participate in each of the share buyback programme of these PSUs. Women more likely to orgasm if they go on top, rock pelvis during sex Experts said the technique is easiest to perform in a sideways position, or when a woman is “on top, sitting, or doggie-style”. Govt misled SC, gave wrong facts about CAG report on Rafale deal: Kharge Will ask PAC to call AG, CAG to know when was CAG report on Rafale deal tabled in Parliament, Kharge said. I definitely want to be a father, says Nick Jonas Nick also opened up a about his own childhood and said he grew up "pretty quick". Vapers inhale lower levels of toxins than smokers Dual users had highest levels of nicotine biomarkers, followed by those who smoked traditional cigarettes only, study found. MG 3, RX5, ZS, HS cars & SUVs showcased in India The carmaker is displaying these products at various locations in Delhi-NCR in Dec-Jan. Lucknow-bound IndiGo flight grounded in Mumbai after bomb threat: report A woman travelling to Delhi on Go Air flight approached IndiGo check-in counter and informed there was bomb in IndiGo's 6E 3612 flight. More sophisticated attacks will dominate 2019: Report Cybercriminals adapt tactics to prey upon evolving corporate technology environments. DIGISOL launches new industrial switches DIGISOL unveils a range of industrial-grade switches built especially for harsh outdoor environments. 3 terrorists gunned down, 1 soldier martyred in encounter in J&K's Pulwama Security official said as the forces were conducting searches, the militants opened fire on them. MediaTek, Google to Bring AR, Lens to mid-range smartphones With MediaTek’s Helio P90, OEMs can quickly add ARCore and Google Lens capability. Kissht launches version 2.0 EMI payment and digital lending platform announced its 2.0 version. AUS vs IND, 2nd Test Day 2: Kohli, Rahane fifties keep hosts in check Score: India 172/3, trail Australia by 154 runs; Virat Kohli 82*, Ajinkya Rahane 51*; Mitchell Starc 2/42, Josh Hazlewood 1/50. Cloudera, industry professionals, discuss New Data Age Customers and partners come together at the flagship event to share best practices on deriving actionable insights from data. At IIT Madras, separate mess entry for veg, non-veg students spark row When contacted, official in mess monitoring and control committee of IIT-M said he was unaware of the posters. India's November trade deficit narrows to $16.67 billion India, the world’s third-biggest crude importer, buys over 80 percent of its oil from overseas markets. 2 arrested for prasad poisoning in Karnataka that killed 11 people Karnataka government has announced Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia to the next of the kin of the deceased. Flu shots tied to lower risk of premature death with heart failure Previous research also suggests that influenza may play a role in triggering blood clots and heart attacks. Apple to push software update in China as Qualcomm case threatens sales ban Qualcomm said a Chinese court had ordered a ban on sales of some older iPhone models for violating two of its patents. Chinese hackers targeting US Navy contractors with multiple breaches Victims have included contractors of all sizes. Facebook glitch exposes private photos of 6.8 million users Facebook disclosed the photo glitch earlier on Friday. T-Mobile, Sprint see Huawei shun clinching US deal US government officials had been pressuring Deutsche Telekom to stop using Huawei equipment. No more flogging a dead horse In the popular television series, Better Call Saul, Saul Goodman often has his client meetings outside a popular hot dog restaurant. A wake-up call on the growing threat to India from China He points to the fact that India already has a $50 billion trade deficit with China. Ashok: HDK govt afraid to rejig cabinet fearing revolt She said Congress president Rahul Gandhi was trying to misled the public and should tender an apology for this. Belagavi: Why should MLAs not hoist flag on I-Day? Legislator raises issue in Assembly, says bureaucrats and ministers are given the chance. Nexus depriivng farmers of crop insurance: MLA The PDOs and Insurance company representatives go to the fields which use borewell water to grow crop and record them. Begging: A tool for growth People may give you food or they might just ask you to get out. It does not matter, but being a beggar is not a small thing. Farm loan waiver by July end, says Bandeppa Kashempur No pressure on farmers to repay loans, claims minister Kashempur. Shobhaa’s Take: Pappu can hug... Jadoo ki jhappi that changed it all! Placing faith in Rahul Gandhi involves a gigantic risk. But it’s a risk worth taking. Rejig: North Karnataka the priority? Sources said in the event of legislators from south Karnataka not making it as ministers on December 22. Cabbages & Kings: Theresa could end up like Alexander The hard-Brexiteers who voted for her removal will reject any Brexit deal she puts before Parliament. Pax Indica: India’s Kabul googly must be kept in play Pakistani analysts now firmly believe that the Assembly election debacle for the BJP could be a harbinger of change. Bengaluru: Man cured of rare oesophagus tract disease Currently, it has been 6 months since Uday’s stent was removed and he has gained 10 kilos and is on a normal diet. IGP: Bias against women gets entrenched at early age She was of the opinion that to an extent, women themselves are responsible for the current scenario. Public finance key to delivery of the human right to health When people are not able to access the healthcare they need, especially if this is for reasons of cost, their human rights are denied. Bengaluru: Towing mafia on roll! Cars, bikes being lifted from parking zones too When the woman questioned the police as to how someone could tow a vehicle in their absence. Judge’s conduct outrageous The pronouncements of a Meghalaya high court judge came like a bolt from the blue. Bengaluru: Shackled and chained, they suffer in silence Elephant owners posses ownership certificate issued by Chief wildlife warden of the state with respect to each animal in his custody. ‘Laptops, mobiles are now fundamental in a learning environment’ If you've considered a cell phone ban in your classroom or school, you're not alone. SC ruling on Rafale gives govt big boost For more than six months, the Congress has brought up the Rafale deal to allege massive corruption. Navy seizes arms for 2nd time INS Sunayna has been deployed for anti-piracy patrol in the Gulf of Aden since October 6. If Dan Brown can showcase Europe why can’t I showcase Mysuru? My job as a researcher- cum -programmer has never been come in the way of my other interests. In fact, my 8 to 5 job has helped me be a writer Fake bills scam: Karnataka High Court notice to Muniratna Naidu But their names were subsequently dropped and they were not even considered as witnesses in the scam. Kochi: Cops ensure tourists have easy time 2,000 visitors arrive in Kochi on chartered flights, cruise liners. Kozhikode: Trade, transport hit hard in Malabar Transport buses, trucks, autorickshaws and goods carriers remained off the road. Bengaluru: Pre-marital health screening now in vogue The couples are tested for genetic, infectious and transmissible diseases, to prevent their transmission to each other and their children. Thiruvananthapuram: Repeat hartals earn public ire BJP workers received an angry response from shopkeepers and public across the district. Selvam T, an auto-driver from Bengaluru: ASI damages bus glass pane, video goes viral The entire act was recorded by the driver on his mobile phone and it has gone viral. BJP red-faced as dying declaration mum on stir According to the dying declaration recorded by a magistrate, Nair said he hated society. Prasada poisoning: Chamarajnagar villagers suspect foul play Police await post-mortem and chemical analysis reports to ascertain cause of death. Schools closed but business as usual in Kochi The private and government institutions recorded near normal attendance as shops at many places remained open. BJP out to make balidanis: Devaswom Minister Mr Surendran told reporters that the state government would conduct a comprehensive probe into the suicide of Nair. Prime Minister Narendra Modi justifies hartal in talk with partymen Time would come when the BJP would repeat a Tripura in the state,” Mr Modi said. TTV Dhinakaran loses key aide Senthil Balaji to DMK Balaji refrained from making any critical remarks against TTV, saying he quit the AMMK only because of some differences. Bengaluru: MG-Indiranagar Metro line shut for two days We are also increasing the number of structure inspections, which was usually conducted only once a year. Chennai: Elderly woman killed as car collides with MTC bus The accident caused severe traffic jam on the beach road which lasted for nearly an hour. Congress Rafale crashlands after Supreme Court clean chit for PM Modi Former union ministers Yashwant Sinha and Arun Shourie along with activist advocate Prashant Bhushan. Madras HC acquits man who damaged portraits of Jaya at Ripon buildings Justice C.T.Selvam set aside the order on a petition filed by the accused C.Tamilvendan. Madras HC dismisses pleas from TTV Dhinakaran The judge directed Dhinakaran to approach the Income Tax authorities for giving explanations with regard to the seized materials. Why no amendment to MCOP rules? The judge said pursuant to the earlier order, the 7 advocates engaged their counsel to represent them. No divine blessing: Deadly prasada kills 10 in Chamarajnagar While five people died in the Kollegal hospital, the other five breathed their last at three hospitals in Mysuru. Madras HC stays proceedings against director Murugadoss Justice N.Anand Venkatesh who granted the interim stay, posted after six weeks, further hearing of the petition filed by Murugadoss. Tamil Nadu: Bioplastic as alternative evokes mixed reactions Large scale bioplastic manufacturing could also potentially lead to an increase in the conversion of forest areas to arable land. Dutch in Australia way The Australians made a slow start but grew in confidence as the tournament progressed. Aussies set pace, make India toil Australia post 277/6 on day one. IIT-Madras removes posters segregating students on basis of food choices It also clarified to students that it was “undertaken by the caterer in their own volition” and was “not a directive from the MMC”. Hyderabad: N Thakur Tilak Varma slams another ton Tilak had scored 88 in Hyderabad’s mammoth first innings total of 457. Karnataka were all out for 313 in their first essay. Creative artistic spaces up Chennai culture quotient The idea of combining something for the soul as well as for the palate, is now a fixture in Chennai. I want to present new pallavis in different ragas and thalas: Charumathi Ramachandran The response to my pallavis in rare ragas like Neethimathi, malavi and behag was overwhelming, says Charumathi. RBI Central Board to further examine Governance norms This is the first board meeting chaired by Das, who took over as the 25th gov Wednesday after the surprise resignation of Urjit Patel on Monday. Kochi: Hartal-hit vow to fight back Service veterans carry passengers while shops-owners resist hartal-supporters at many places. Kollam: Housewife knocks down a thief After chasing him for nearly two kilometres, she knocked him down with her scooter.