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Teacher, Five Students Drown In Krishna River In Andhra Pradesh

Teacher, Five Students Drown In Krishna River In Andhra Pradesh

Press Trust of India | Friday December 10, 2021, Amaravati

Five students and a teacher of a Vedic school drowned in river Krishna in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh on Friday evening, police said.

J Jayalalithaa's Niece Takes Possession Of Chennai Home, After Legal Battle

J Jayalalithaa's Niece Takes Possession Of Chennai Home, After Legal Battle

Press Trust of India | Friday December 10, 2021, Chennai

J Deepa, niece of late chief minister of Tamil Nadu J Jayalalithaa, officially received the keys to the Poes Garden residence of her aunt on Friday, bringing to close a protracted legal battle to obtain the custody of the palatial building.

For Omicron-Infected Patients, Karnataka's New Hospital Discharge Rules

For Omicron-Infected Patients, Karnataka's New Hospital Discharge Rules

Written by Maya Sharma | Friday December 10, 2021, Bengaluru

The Karnataka Health Department on Friday released guidelines for the discharge of COVID-19 patients who have recovered after testing positive for the Omicron variant.

Voting Underway For 25 Legislative Council Seats In Karnataka

Voting Underway For 25 Legislative Council Seats In Karnataka

Press Trust of India | Friday December 10, 2021, Bengaluru

Voting is underway for the biennial election to the Karnataka Legislative Council's 25 seats from 20 Local Authorities' Constituencies today, for which 90 candidates are contesting.

At Auroville, "Model City For Unity", Road Project Triggers Clash

At Auroville, "Model City For Unity", Road Project Triggers Clash

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday December 10, 2021, Chennai

Tempers are running high at the tranquil enclave of Auroville in Puducherry where a group of residents are protesting against the administration's plans to build a road envisaged by Auroville founder Mirra Alfassa.

Bird Flu Outbreak Reported In Village In Kerala's Alappuzha District

Bird Flu Outbreak Reported In Village In Kerala's Alappuzha District

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 09, 2021, Alappuzha, Kerala

An outbreak of bird flu has been reported from Thakazhy Panchayat in Kerala's Alappuzha district prompting authorities to order culling of ducks, hens and other domestic birds within one km radius of the affected areas.

Lance Naik Sai Teja, On General Rawat Duty, Called Home Morning Of Crash

Lance Naik Sai Teja, On General Rawat Duty, Called Home Morning Of Crash

NDTV News Desk | Thursday December 09, 2021, Hyderabad

When Shyamala received a video call from her husband Lance Naik Sai Teja at around 8 in the morning on Wednesday, she had no idea it would be the last time she would speak to him.

Ambulance Carrying Chopper Crash Victims Has Minor Accident

Ambulance Carrying Chopper Crash Victims Has Minor Accident

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday December 09, 2021, New Delhi

One of the ambulances carrying the remains of Chief of Defense Staff Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 others who died in a helicopter crash yesterday met with a minor accident this afternoon while driving to Sulur in Coimbatore.

Four Of Family Found Dead At Home In Karnataka's Mangaluru: Report

Four Of Family Found Dead At Home In Karnataka's Mangaluru: Report

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Mangaluru

Four members of a family were found dead in their home in Mangaluru today, police sources told news agency Press Trust of India.

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Writes To PM Over Concerns Against Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Writes To PM Over Concerns Against Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Chennai

The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday voiced concern against the proposed amendments to the Electricity Act, 2003 and sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention to withdraw an amendment bill in this connection.

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai Hints At New COVID-19 Guidelines In State

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai Hints At New COVID-19 Guidelines In State

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Bengaluru

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Wednesday hinted that new COVID-19 guidelines could be brought out in view of the infections appearing in clusters and the possible scenario this month and in January next year.

No Caste Discrimination At Burial, Cremation Grounds: Court To Tamil Nadu

No Caste Discrimination At Burial, Cremation Grounds: Court To Tamil Nadu

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Chennai

The Madras High Court has suggested to the Tamil Nadu government to ensure common burial/ cremation grounds throughout the state for members of all communities.

Jayalalithaa Ex-Aide VK Sasikala Meets Rajinikanth In Chennai

Jayalalithaa Ex-Aide VK Sasikala Meets Rajinikanth In Chennai

NDTV News Desk | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Chennai

VK Sasikala, the aide of late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, met actor Rajinikanth at the superstar's house in Poes Garden in Chennai on Monday evening, news agency ANI reported.

Tamil Nadu Store Underreported 1,000 Crore Sales In Evasion Bid: Tax Body

Tamil Nadu Store Underreported 1,000 Crore Sales In Evasion Bid: Tax Body

Reported by Arvind Gunasekar, Edited by Arun Nair | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Chennai

A popular store chain in Tamil Nadu underreported sales worth more than 1,000 crore in order to evade tax, the Income Tax department said today.

Karnataka Taking Measures To Set Up More Genomic Sequencing Labs: Chief Minister

Karnataka Taking Measures To Set Up More Genomic Sequencing Labs: Chief Minister

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Hubballi, Karnataka

Amid concerns about the spread of Omicron variant of coronavirus, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai today said the government is taking measures to set up more genomic sequencing labs in the state.