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In Viral Video, Man Asks Cop "Why Hit Me?" As Daughter, 8, Breaks Down

In Viral Video, Man Asks Cop "Why Hit Me?" As Daughter, 8, Breaks Down

Written by Uma Sudhir | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Hyderabad

A Telangana man has alleged he was assaulted by a policeman in Mahbubabad district on Sunday, after he and his eight-year-old daughter were stopped because he was not wearing a helmet while driving his motorbike.

Idukki Dam's Shutter Opened As Water Level Rises After Heavy Rains

Idukki Dam's Shutter Opened As Water Level Rises After Heavy Rains

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

A shutter of Kerala's Cheruthoni dam was opened on Tuesday morning as the water level in Idukki reservoir continued to rise due to heavy rains in its catchment areas and opening of shutters of the Mullaperiyar dam.

Kerala Hit By Foreign Tourist Cancellations Despite No Omicron Cases

Kerala Hit By Foreign Tourist Cancellations Despite No Omicron Cases

Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Thiruvananthapuram

Apprehensions triggered by the very infectious Omicron variant of coronavirus have resulted in cancellations by a number of foreign tourists to Kerala.

Congress Known For Betraying People: Karnataka Chief Minister

Congress Known For Betraying People: Karnataka Chief Minister

Asian News International | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Gadag, Karnataka

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday hits our at the Congress party for making tall promises and said that "it is known for betraying the people".

Contacts Of 'Omicron' Patients Display No Symptoms: Karnataka Minister

Contacts Of 'Omicron' Patients Display No Symptoms: Karnataka Minister

Asian News International | Monday December 06, 2021, Bengaluru

Karnataka health minister on Monday said that the contacts of those infected with 'Omicron' variant of coronavirus did not display any symptoms of the disease and this showed the importance of vaccinations in developing immunity.

Tamil Nadu Sets Up Special Wards, Enhances Testing Amid 'Omicron' Scare

Tamil Nadu Sets Up Special Wards, Enhances Testing Amid 'Omicron' Scare

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, Chennai

More amenities, including special wards in public sector hospitals and enhanced surveillance and testing are among the several measures taken by authorities aimed at tackling the challenge of 'Omicron', the Tamil Nadu government said on Monday.

200 Primary Contacts Of Karnataka Omicron Cases Traced, Some Tested +ve: Official

200 Primary Contacts Of Karnataka Omicron Cases Traced, Some Tested +ve: Official

Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Arun Nair | Monday December 06, 2021, Bengaluru

At least 200 people who came in contact with the two Omicron patients in Karnataka are being traced and isolated, a senior official said today, adding that some of them have been found positive.

Sangh Parivar Agenda Failed In Kerala Due To Strong Left: Chief Minister

Sangh Parivar Agenda Failed In Kerala Due To Strong Left: Chief Minister

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, Thiruvananthapuram

The communal agenda of the Sangh Parivar failed to gain traction in Kerala due to the strong presence of the Left movement in the state, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said on Sunday.

Kerala Medical Officers Now Must Take Permission Before Speaking To Media

Kerala Medical Officers Now Must Take Permission Before Speaking To Media

Asian News International | Monday December 06, 2021, Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala Health Department on Sunday issued a notice stating that medical officers and health workers need prior permission from the department to speak to media publicly.

Congress Trying To Win Legislative Council Polls Using Money Power: Karnataka Chief Minister

Congress Trying To Win Legislative Council Polls Using Money Power: Karnataka Chief Minister

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, Bengaluru

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Sunday accused the Congress of trying to win the Legislative Council elections scheduled to be held on December 10 using "money power" and claimed that it has lost people's support.

69 Including 59 Students, All Asymptomatic, Test Covid Positive In Karnataka

69 Including 59 Students, All Asymptomatic, Test Covid Positive In Karnataka

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, Chikkamagaluru (Karnataka)

As many as 69 people including 59 students of the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya have tested positive for COVID-19 and all are asymptomatic, a health officer said.

29 Students Test Covid Positive At Nursing School In Karnataka

29 Students Test Covid Positive At Nursing School In Karnataka

Asian News International | Sunday December 05, 2021, Bengaluru

Twenty-nine students have been found COVID-19 positive at a private nursing school in Karnataka''s Shivamogga, informed Shivamogga Deputy Commissioner KB Sivakumar.

Karnataka Chief Minister Opposes Naming Western Ghats Eco-Sensitive Zone

Karnataka Chief Minister Opposes Naming Western Ghats Eco-Sensitive Zone

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, Bengaluru

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Saturday opposed declaring Western Ghats as an ecologically sensitive zone as it would adversely affect the livelihood of the people in the region.

Don't Exploit Temple Properties: High Court To Tamil Nadu Government

Don't Exploit Temple Properties: High Court To Tamil Nadu Government

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 04, 2021, Chennai

The Madras High Court has advised the Tamil Nadu government not to exploit temple properties by selling or leasing out to individuals or commercial establishments.

Tamil Nadu Teacher Gets Class 10 Girl Pregnant, Arrested: Police

Tamil Nadu Teacher Gets Class 10 Girl Pregnant, Arrested: Police

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 04, 2021, Erode (Tamil Nadu)

A school teacher has been arrested under the POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) Act for allegedly impregnating a minor girl taking coaching classes from him, police said on Saturday.