South India
3 new movies world premier in July 2020 on Amazon Prime and OTT

World premieres on Amazon Prime Video and other prominent OTT platforms has quickly become a “new normal”. Producers, forced by the unavailability of movie theatres, are being forced to release their movies online.

Amid rising cases, 12-day lockdown for Chennai

The Tamil Nadu government has imposed a complete lockdown in Chennai, Chengalpattu, Thiruvallur and Kanchipuram from June 19 to June 30.

Will impose lockdown again: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray warns public against violation of restrictions

Maharashtra CM has said that he will impose lockdown again if people continued to violate current level of restrictions.

Kannada actor Chiranjeevi Sarja passes away at the age of 39

Chiranjeevi Sarja made his debut with Kannada film "Vayuputra" in 2009 and went on to act in 22 projects in his career.

After Months Mumbaikars Return To Marine Drive- Social Distancing Takes A Hike

Days after the Maharashtra state government allowed certain outdoor physical activities, Mumbaikars on Sunday flouted social distancing norms as they came out of their homes for morning and evening walks at the Marine Drive area.

Cyclone Nisarga Likely To Cross Close To Mumbai By June 3, Predicts IMD

India Meterological Department (IMD) on Monday (June 1) said that the well-marked low-pressure area over the south-east and adjoining east-central Arabian Sea and Lakshadweep area concentrated into a depression on Monday morning.

Monsoon Hits Kerala, Two Days Before Onset Of 1 June: Skymet Says ! IMD Differs
Skymet Weather CEO Jatin Singh said all conditions such as rainfall, Outwave Longwave Radiation (OLR) value and wind speed have been met to declare the arrival of the southwest monsoon over Kerala.
Monsoon At Doorstep, And India Water Reservoirs Report Highest Ever Water Levels. Filled To 165 Percent Of 10 Year National Average.

The Bhakra Beas Management Board has already warned about the high level of snowfall in the catchment areas, which when melts during summer and the monsoon season can create floods. High water levels in dams just before the onset of the monsoon is likely to pose a big problem for dam management authorities. The high level of snowfall in the Himalayas is also expected to cause problem for rivers in north India.

Chennai-Tirupati-Nellore industrial hub among 10 clusters for investment

The other hotspots for future investment include Mumbai-Aurangabad, Pune, Gurugram-Bhiwadi-Neemrana Corridor, Noida-Greater Noida-Yamuna Expressway, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad and Vadodara (Bharuch-Ankleshwar cluster).

Cyclone Amphan to hit west Bengal coastal area by Wednesday evening: Forecast

Extremely severe cyclone Amphan, packing winds of up to 190 kmph, made landfall between Digha in West Bengal and Hatiya island in Bangladesh, leaving a trail of destruction in coastal Odisha and parts of Bengal. 

Karnataka not to allow entry of people from Gujarat, Maharashtra, Kerala, Tamil Nadu till May 31

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Monday said that people from Gujarat, Maharashtra, Kerala and Tamil Nadu will not be allowed in the state till May 31.

Congress arranges 16 buses from Karnataka to Kerala : Coronavirus lockdown

Congress has so far arranged 16 bus services from Karnataka to Kerala for Malayalis stranded in Karnataka to return home.

Cyclonic storm brewing in Bay of Bengal, several coastal districts to experience heavy rain from Tuesday

A cyclonic storm brewing in the Bay of Bengal lay 1,220 km south-southwest of Digha in West Bengal on Saturday morning, and is likely to bring heavy to very heavy rain in the coastal districts of the state from May 19.

It Is for the governments to take necessary action to monitor migrants movement: SC

Supreme Court of India has said it is impossible for courts to monitor or stop the movement of migrant workers across the country and it is for the government to take necessary action in this regard.