After 45 years, perumkaliyattam all set to return to Chirakkal Chamundi Kottam
Usually, a perumkaliyattam is held every 12 years. But, since it needs copious amounts of organisational skill and resources, the festival is not held regularly.
Can books help empty France's prisons?
French prisons are required to have libraries, but not librarians -- who encourage reading, help detainees and organise cultural programmes.
Tamil Nadu custodial violence: Sub Divisional Magistrate refused to record statements, say victims
The ASP was accused of pulling out the teeth of over 10 persons and crushing the testicles of two in police custody.
'Siruvan Samuel' selected for Beijing International Children’s Film Festival
The film, which was recently screened at the Children’s Film Festival organised by the Tamil Nadu government is a tale of friendship between two young boys, Sam and Rajesh.
Tamil Nadu CM orders suspension of IPS officer Balveer Singh accused of torturing suspects
On the alleged brutal acts of custodial violence in Ambasamudram, the Chief Minister said his government would not make any compromise on human rights violations at police stations.
Complete Polavaram, Dinakar urges Centre
He underlined the need for the Central Debt Regulatory Authority with strong guidelines and penalty clauses to regulate the unproductive debts of the States.
Tamil Nadu: IPS officer accused of removing teeth of 10 men shifted out
ASP Balveer Singh was accused of pulling out the teeth of over 10 persons and crushing the testicles of two in police custody.
Karnataka: 18 Jain seers attend coronation of Aagamakeerthi Swamiji
A group of 18 senior Bhattaraka seers of different Jain mutts of the state-supervised the ceremony, which went on for three hours.
A Maheshwar Reddy booked for remarks against Indrakaran in Telangana
As he was not available at that time, a copy of the notice was pasted on the entrance of his residence.
10 men from TN's Ambasamudram claim IPS officer removed their teeth; probe underway
Two men including a newly-married person alleged that Assistant Superintendent of Police Balveer Singh IPS crushed their testicles.
Documenting the ordinary
Reminding people to savour the ordinary while still honouring the ideal, Prof Rao has been collecting nomadic artefacts for decades
Special enforcement teams to prevent pollution of Ashtamudi lake in Kerala
John said the district administration and the state government haven’t done anything to protect the Ashtamudi and Vembanad lakes other than occasionally holding seminars
Tribunal will not distribute Krishna water: Chairman
AP argued that the Apex Council has no adjudicatory power and only has a mediator role, citing section 84(3)(iii) of APRA.
Ammonia removal plant to help cleanse Yamuna water
According to the report, CM Kejriwal with the Delhi Jal Board discussed a range of issues concerning water supply.
Heavy rain causes wall collapse, four injured
One of the worst-affected spots is the rehabilitation colony at Bagapatia in Rajnagar block where no concrete roads have yet been laid.
Baramunda ISBT to be ready by June this year
He asked officials to ensure that all safety and quality standards are strictly adhered to during the construction process.
Tiger spotted in Palamu Reserve after 3 years
Earlier, the sighting of a tiger was reported in November 2021 in the Baresand area, but it could not be captured, either on camera or by a personal camera phone.
It is our duty to address the issues of the underprivileged: Poornima Indrajith
Poornima Indrajith elaborates her Thuramukham experience, returning to cinema, and unexpected journey as a business woman
Karnataka transport unions to go on strike as talks with minister fail
The union leaders, however, cited that the government has given an interim relief of a 17 per cent hike to government employees and 20 per cent for KPTCL workers.
Yamuna slum dwellers asked to leave
The DDA’s counsel told the court the residents had also filed a contempt petition but no contempt case had been made out against the authorities.