Chennai, Dec 7 (PTI) Top stories from the southern states Chennai, Dec 7 (PTI) Top stories from the southern states at 1700 hrs today.
MDS2 KL-CYCLONE-TOLL Thiruvananthapuram: Three bodies recovered off the Kerala coast, taking the death toll due to Cyclone Ockhi to 36 even as rescue operations are going on in full swing to trace the 96 missing fishermen.
BOM6 TL-MOILY-RAHUL Hyderabad: Rahul Gandhi, who is poised to become the Congress president, has the capability to bring together other like-minded parties for a joint fight against the BJP, senior party leader M Veerappa Moily says.
LGM1 TN-COURT-RAPE Tiruchirappalli, (TN): A Mahila Court here convicts and sentences a 48-year old man to three terms of life imprisonment for raping and impregnating his 14-year daughter in July 2013.
MES1 KL-NAVY-VESSEL Kochi: The Indian Navy engaged in search and rescue operations in Cyclone Ockhi-hit seas off Kerala and Lakshadweep extends help by giving fuel to a foreign vessel stranded off Minicoy Island. PTI VS .
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