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Candidates' Selection For Karnataka Council Polls Sparks Nepotism Debate

Candidates' Selection For Karnataka Council Polls Sparks Nepotism Debate

Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 23, 2021, Bengaluru

The announcement of candidates by the three major political parties in Karnataka for next month's Legislative Council polls has sparked a "nepotism debate".

5 Dead As 3 Buildings Collapse After Gas Cylinder Explodes In Tamil Nadu's Salem

5 Dead As 3 Buildings Collapse After Gas Cylinder Explodes In Tamil Nadu's Salem

Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 23, 2021, Salem, Tamil Nadu

Five people, including three women, were killed after three buildings collapsed following a cooking gas cylinder explosion in a house in Karungalpatti in Tamil Nadu's Salem early on Tuesday.

Parts Of Chennai Flooded, Residents Say Storm Water Drains Not Working

Parts Of Chennai Flooded, Residents Say Storm Water Drains Not Working

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday November 22, 2021, Chennai

Pockets of Chennai's Manali are flooded partly due to heavy rainfall in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor as the heavy discharge into River Kosasthalaiyar has inundated several areas after 35000 cusecs of water was released from Poondi.

Congress Announces Candidates For Karnataka Legislative Council

Congress Announces Candidates For Karnataka Legislative Council

Press Trust of India | Monday November 22, 2021, Bengaluru

The Congress on Monday announced the candidates for the December 10 polls to the Karnataka Legislative Council, saying tickets have been given to active workers and expressed the hope that it would win the maximum number of seats.

No Rohingya Refugees In State Have Links With ISIS: Kerala To Supreme Court

No Rohingya Refugees In State Have Links With ISIS: Kerala To Supreme Court

Asian News International | Monday November 22, 2021, New Delhi

The Kerala government on Monday told the Supreme Court that no Rohingya refugees residing in the state have been found to have any association with the ISIS.