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