Accordingly the fate of the 23rd edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) is uncertain due to paucity of funds as the state is going through a rebuilding process after being hit by the worst ever floods last month and usually IFFK is held in December every year.
Sources from Chennai added that the state government, which is to hold MGR birth centenary function in Chennai on September 30, has included names of DMK president and leader of Opposition M. K Stalin and AMMK leader TTV Dhinakaran in the invitation. Presently the government is holding such functions in all the districts and Chennai will be the last district to have the function, which is to be held at YMCA at Nandhanam in the city.
As per report as a response to multiple complaints by passengers over the past few months, Indian cab aggregate Ola has launched ‘Project Guardian’ to contribute to the safety of riders in the cabs. Meanwhile when launched in three cities Bengaluru, Mumbai and Pune in its first phase, Project Guardian
The Chief Justice of India has pronounced a stunning verdict on the case regarding the politicians holding office, with crime history and criminal cases background. The demands in the case were that if there are criminal cases filed against MPs and MLAs, they must be disqualified from their MP and MLA roles.
BJP national secretary H Raja who has been wanted by the police as cases have been filed on him under 8 sections, today met the Tamilnadu governor Banwarilal Purohit. H Raja has been creating controversies one after the other, as two weeks back he had degraded the policemen and courts with his statements as permission was denied for Ganesh Chathurthi march, and then
H Raja has opposed the high court that it cannot come forward taking initiative to inquire the case on him leaving derogatory statements against courts. During the Vinayakar Chathurthi march in Pudukottai, when the permission for the march was denied, H Raja had involved himself in an argument
In an unexpected turn of events, the Gobichettipalayam additional bench justice Mani had ordered the release of the 9 accused who were arrested in connection to the kidnapping of Kannada superstar Rajkumar years ago. In 2000, when Kannada actor Rajkumar was in his farm house, he was kidnapped by Sandalwood smuggling expert Veerappan, on July 30, in Erode's Thottagajanur near Thaalavadi.
Los Angeles sources stated that President Donald Trump likely had a free speech right to make a Twitter comment disputing allegations by adult film actress Stormy Daniels, a federal judge said on Monday, indicating he was inclined to dismiss her defamation lawsuit against Trump. Meanwhile Daniels, whose real name
Accordingly after terming Manmohan Singh led UPA government a 'failure', the Bharatiya Janata Party national president said on Tuesday that Rahul Gandhi is just 'daydreaming' of winning polls. As per report Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a mega congregation of BJP workers here, an event which comes just ahead of the Assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh.
Chennai sources added that in order to create awareness about snake bite treatment and management, the Chennai Snake Park, located inside the Guindy National Park, is all set to develop an ‘app’ system, which has elaborate details on snake bites. Meanwhile the sources said that snake bite cases are often reported particularly in rural areas and since most people, bitten by such venomous snakes
Chennai sources stated that day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ambitious Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme, BJP State president Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan has said she has nominated the PM for the Nobel Peace Prize and appealed to the people to join her.
According to sources in the wake of heavy rain, the Punjab government has issued a red alert. Chief Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister, Suresh Kumar, during an emergency meeting said “All deputy commissioners are keeping a close tab over the current situation, and disaster control rooms have also been activated and hence all officials have been directed to remain at standby in view of the situation”.
As per report Facebook on Monday announced it has appointed Ajit Mohan, former CEO of video streaming platform Hotstar, as Managing Director and Vice-President, Facebook India. Meanwhile set to join Facebook from early next year, Mohan will be responsible for driving Face book’s overall strategy and continued investment in India, reporting directly to the Menlo Park based headquarter and not Asia Pacific.
Accordingly more misery is in store for Bengaluru as both the Indian Meteorological Department and the Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre has predicted moderate to heavy rainfall across the city throughout this week. Meanwhile the KSNDMC has alerted the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, the city’s civic body, to ensure it is well prepared for the rains.
According to sources with TRS Supreme KCR is busy with preparing political strategy and getting ready to kick start nearly 100 public meetings in the next 50 days, senior leader Harish Rao has been given the responsibility of looking after political affairs if Gajwel assembly constituency from where KCR was elected in 2014 elections and contest in the ensuing elections also.
Sources from Vikarabad stated that Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee Working President Revanth Reddy expressed confidence over his win from Kodangal constituency irrespective of the numerous schemes and conspiracies by the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leaders. Meanwhile when speaking at a meeting here, he predicted that Congress President Rahul Gandhi would be elected as the Prime Minister
Chennai sources stated that the mother of one of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, AG Perarivalan, on Monday met Tamilnadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit seeking her son's release following a cabinet recommendation to him on the matter. Accordingly Arputhammal
The 3 Maoists who had killed the Andhra Pradesh MLA were identified and their photos were released. Kidari Sarwesawar Rao had been selected to the assembly from Andhra's Vishakapatnam constituency. MLA Kidari Sarweswar Rao and former MLA Siveri Soma were among those killed by the Maoists on Sunday.
Sources from Hyderabad stated that Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan on Monday pedaled his way from the Khairatabad Metro Station here to Raj Bhavan, his official residence. Meanwhile after getting down at the metro station following the inauguration of the second route of Hyderabad Metro Rail, the Governor surprised everyone by picking up a smart bicycle from the station.
Student Sofia's side has been strong that a case will be filed against Tamilnadu BJP leader Tamilisai Soundararajan sooner. 23-year-old research student Sofia, on 3rd September had traveled in flight from Chennai to Thoothukudi.
Hyderabad sources reported that the Hyderabad Metro Rail on Monday commenced its operations on the 16 km Ameerpet-LB Nagar line. Meanwhile Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan flagged off the train at the Ameerpet station in the presence of Telangana's Municipal Administration Minister K.T. Rama Rao, other ministers and top officials.
Yesterday night, the whole of Chennai had been awake watching the moon as there was news spreading that the image of Sai Baba was visible on the moon. There were widespread rumors spreading over Facebook, WhatsApp and other social media platforms that Sai Baba was visible on the moon, and that he was watching the people and hence people must see him on moon to receive his blessings, and this message had become viral.
Yesterday, Perarivalan's mother Arputhammal had met the Tamilnadu governor, and during this meet, she had given him the petition demanding the recommendation to release the 7 prime accused in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case. The Supreme Court had earlier pronounced its verdict that the state governor
Superstar Rajinikanth's closest friend AC Shanmugam has said that his new political party will be launched by him either in November or December. Last year December, on the 31st of the month Superstar Rajinikanth had announced that he was all set to launch his own party, and that only the firing of the arrow was remaining, in his own inimitable style.
The attacks by Maoists in Andhra Pradesh have been increasing and constantly rising day by day. As a part of the atrocious activities conducted by them, yesterday, Andhra Pradesh MLA Kidari Sarveswar Rao and former MLA Sivaseri Soma were brutally shot dead by Maoists. They have also burnt a police station to ashes.
According to sources fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi who conned Punjab National Bank for 13,000 Crore and flew out of country. Presently the owner of Gujarat based Pharma company Sterling Biotech has been booked by Enforcement Directorate and CBI for involving in 5000 Cr bank fraud. Meanwhile the directors of company Nitin Sandesara, Chetan Sandesara and Dipti Sandesara have set up
Mumbai sources reported that the telecom department has moved the Supreme Court for approval to secure dues worth almost Rs 33,000 crore from all operators toward license fees and spectrum usage charges, saying existing bank guarantees aren’t enough to cover the “huge public money” at stake. Meanwhile Telco’s fear such a step would impose a higher financial burden on them.