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No New Year Events On Beaches Across Tamil Nadu Amid Omicron Scare

No New Year Events On Beaches Across Tamil Nadu Amid Omicron Scare

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 29, 2021, Chennai

Celebrations on the eve of new year is banned on beaches across Tamil Nadu, a top police official of the State on Wednesday. People are advised against congregating in public places and those driving vehicles after consuming alcohol would be arrested

Court Allows New Year Celebrations In Puducherry, Imposes Curbs On Liquor Sale

Court Allows New Year Celebrations In Puducherry, Imposes Curbs On Liquor Sale

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 29, 2021, Chennai

The Madras High Court on Wednesday allowed New Year celebrations in neighbouring Puducherry, but imposed restrictions on the sale of liquor.

Air Traveller Carrying Diamonds Worth Rs 5.76 Crore Arrested In Chennai

Air Traveller Carrying Diamonds Worth Rs 5.76 Crore Arrested In Chennai

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 29, 2021, Chennai

Diamonds worth about Rs 6 crore that were attempted to be smuggled have been recovered and an air traveller arrested in this connection, the Customs said on Wednesday.

Mass Food Poisoning Near Chennai, Apple Supplier In Trouble: 10 Facts

Mass Food Poisoning Near Chennai, Apple Supplier In Trouble: 10 Facts

Edited by Debanish Achom | Wednesday December 29, 2021, New Delhi

Apple Inc today said it has put on "probation" a plant of its supplier Foxconn in India after the facility reported mass food-poisoning at its offsite dormitory facility in Tamil Nadu's Sriperumbudur, which sparked protests by workers.

Kerala Cop Suspended For Leaking Info About RSS Workers

Kerala Cop Suspended For Leaking Info About RSS Workers

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 29, 2021, Idukki

A civil police officer (CPO) of the Kerala Police has been suspended for allegedly leaking confidential information about RSS workers from the police database to members of the Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI).

Kerala Teen, Suspected To Be A Thief, Stabbed To Death In Alleged Robbery

Kerala Teen, Suspected To Be A Thief, Stabbed To Death In Alleged Robbery

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 29, 2021, Thiruvananthapuram

A 19-year-old youth was stabbed to death allegedly by the owner of a house, which he broke into early on Wednesday, police said.

Apple's Move On Supplier Foxconn's Tamil Nadu Unit In Food Poisoning Row

Apple's Move On Supplier Foxconn's Tamil Nadu Unit In Food Poisoning Row

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 29, 2021

Apple supplier Foxconn Technology Group today said it is restructuring its local management team, after the recent mass food-poisoning incident at Tamil Nadu's Sriperumbudur factory's offsite dormitory facility.

BJP Promises Liquor At Rs 50 A Bottle If Voted To Power In Andhra Pradesh

BJP Promises Liquor At Rs 50 A Bottle If Voted To Power In Andhra Pradesh

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 29, 2021, Amaravati

The BJP in Andhra Pradesh has promised to offer liquor at Rs 50 per bottle, besides several initiatives, if voted to power in 2024 Assembly polls.

Police Arrest 2 More SDPI Workers In Kerala BJP Leader's Murder Case

Police Arrest 2 More SDPI Workers In Kerala BJP Leader's Murder Case

Asian News International | Wednesday December 29, 2021, Thiruvananthapuram

Police have arrested two workers of the Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) in connection with the murder of BJP leader Renjith Sreenivasan in Kerala's Alappuzha.

Nearly 80 Students Sick In Karnataka After Eating Midday Meal With Dead Lizard

Nearly 80 Students Sick In Karnataka After Eating Midday Meal With Dead Lizard

Asian News International | Tuesday December 28, 2021, Haveri, Karnataka

Nearly 80 students of a primary school fell sick in Karnataka's Haveri district after consuming a midday meal in which a dead lizard was found.

Sexual Assault Case: Court Seeks Accused Stand On Pleas For More Witnesses

Sexual Assault Case: Court Seeks Accused Stand On Pleas For More Witnesses

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 28, 2021, Kochi

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday sought the response of all the accused, including actor Dileep, on the state government's appeals against a trial court's orders, declining its pleas to summon several more witnesses and get certified copies of the ca

Congress Will Scrap Anti-Conversion Law If Voted To Power In Karnataka: Siddaramaiah

Congress Will Scrap Anti-Conversion Law If Voted To Power In Karnataka: Siddaramaiah

Press Trust of India | Monday December 27, 2021, Bangalore

The Congress will repeal the proposed contentious anti-conversion legislation immediately after coming to power following the 2023 Assembly polls in Karnataka, Leader of Opposition Siddaramaiah said on Monday.

Karnataka Rolls Out Electric Buses For Public Transportation

Karnataka Rolls Out Electric Buses For Public Transportation

Press Trust of India | Monday December 27, 2021, Bengaluru

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday flagged off the state's first ever rollout of electric buses for public transportation.

Come Up With Glossary Of Expressions To Address LGBTQ: High Court To Tamil Nadu

Come Up With Glossary Of Expressions To Address LGBTQ: High Court To Tamil Nadu

Press Trust of India | Monday December 27, 2021, Chennai

Madras High Court has suggested that the Tamil Nadu government come up with a prospective glossary containing words and expressions to address members of the LGBTQIA+ community, saying any such move will have more force and be easier to implement.

Kerala Police Crack Murder Mystery Of Elderly Siblings After 17 Years

Kerala Police Crack Murder Mystery Of Elderly Siblings After 17 Years

Press Trust of India | Monday December 27, 2021, Kochi

Seventeen years after the murder of an elderly sibling duo had shocked the state, Kerala police on Monday confirmed that 'Ripper' Jayanandan, a notorious criminal, was the one behind the crime.