Chennai, Nov 14 (PTI) Top stories from the southern region at 1700 hrs today.
MDS1 KL-RSS-ARREST Thrissur(Ker): Three persons were arrested early today in connection with the killing of an RSS worker at Nenmeni near the temple town of Guruvayur, police said.
MDS3 KL-MINISTER-LAWYER Kochi: Congress Rajya Sabha MP Vivek Tankha faces the ire of Youth Congress workers as they staged a protest here against the senior Supreme Court lawyer's decision to defend Kerala's beleaguered minister Thomas Chandy in the encroachment case in the Kerala High Court.
MDS4 TN-RAID-VIVEK Chennai: Jailed AIADMK leader V K Sasikala's nephew and head of Jaya TV Vivek Jayaraman says the Income Tax raids at properties linked to their family members and associates "don't seem" to be politically motivated.
MDS5 KL-MINISTER-CPI Thiruvananthapuram: Amidst mounting pressure for the resignation of Transport Minister Thomas Chandy, the ruling CPI(M) makes it clear that the party would not make any compromise in dealing with those who violate the law.
BES1 TL-EXPLOSIVES-SEIZURE Karimnagar(Tel): Police seizes a cache of explosives during a search at a village here and arrests one person in this connection, an official says.
BOM5 TL-COP-VIDEO-SUSPEND Hyderabad: An assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of the armed reserve wing of police in Telangana's Jogulamba Gadwal district has been suspended for alleged misconduct, after a video purportedly showing him getting a "massage" from a woman home guard went viral. PTI ROH .
This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire.