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Cauvery dispute: SC to hear petition seeking action against violence in Karnataka, TN

Cauvery dispute: SC to hear petition seeking action against violence in Karnataka, TN

In a bid to stop the violence in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu over the Cauvery water dispute, a Kanyakumari-based activist today moved the Supreme Court seeking direction to the two states to act against those who had indulged in protests.

Visit NH44 to gorge on some flavoursome dishes from Kashmir to Kanyakumari

Visit NH44 to gorge on some flavoursome dishes from Kashmir to Kanyakumari

Prepped by chef Sanjeev Takyar, the restaurant is in the heart of west Delhi's Rajouri Garden neighbourhood.

Farmer's Spirit of India Run: Australia thank India for support to marathon man

Farmer's Spirit of India Run: Australia thank India for support to marathon man

Aussie ultra-marathon runner and former Member of Parliament Pat Farmer set off on a 4,600-kilometer-long run, called "Spirit of India" run, on Tuesday.

DNA: Remembering Swami Vivekananda on his 153rd Birthday Part - II

Watch the analysis of late Swami Vivekananda on his 153rd birthday. This video would let you hear Swami Vivekananda's wise speech that he gave in America and received a round of applause. Watch the full video to know more.

DNA: Remembering Swami Vivekananda on his 153rd birthday

Watch the analysis of late Swami Vivekananda on his 153rd birthday. This video will let you hear Swami Vivekananda's wise speech that he gave in America and received a round of applause. Watch the full video to know more.

Heavy rains continue in Tamil Nadu, toll rises to 122

Heavy rains continue in Tamil Nadu, toll rises to 122

The toll in rain-related incidents since the onset of the north-east monsoon last month rose to 122 on Sunday with the death of a 27-year old man here in a building collapse, police said.

Kanyakumari-Mumbai express rescheduled

 Due to late running of its pairing train, the Kanniyakumari-Mumbai CST Express has been rescheduled to leave Kanniyakumari at 9-00 am on Wednesday.

PM Narendra Modi wishes Sri M for ''Walk of Hope''

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday wished social reformer and spiritual leader Sri M on his "Walk of Hope" padayatra.

Anti-liquor protest atop tower in Kanyakumari turns fatal

 An anti-liquor protest by a Gandhian who climbed atop a mobile phone tower near Kanyakumari, around 700 km from here, went terribly wrong and resulted in his death on Friday, police said.

Tamil Nadu: Gandhian Sasi Perumal dies during protest against liquor shop

Tamil Nadu: Gandhian Sasi Perumal dies during protest against liquor shop

Sasi Perumal, the Gandhian who had been demanding total prohibition in the state, on Friday died during a protest against liquor shops here, reports news agency ANI.

Student covers Kanyakumari-Agra distance in 40 hours on bike

A local engineering college student has travelled to Agra from Kanyakumari covering more than 2,500 km in 40 hours by motorcycle, to create awareness on road safety.

Kanyakumari to Kashmir on solo cycle trip

A 20-year old university student embarks on Wednesday on a solo cycle trip that will take him from Kanyakumari to Kashmir to raise awareness about child sexual abuse.

Indian fishermen killed by sea pirates in Saudi Arabia: Family

A 42-year old Indian fisherman from this district has been shot dead in an attack by pirates in Saudi Arabian sea, according to information received by his family on Saturday.

Three held under Goondas Act for running sex racket

Three persons, including a woman, arrested recently for allegedly running a sex racket in the city, were on Sunday booked under the stringent Goondas Act, police said.

Madras HC stays hearing in BJP leader's attack case in Nagercoil

The Madras High Court on Friday stayed the hearing by a court in Nagercoil in the case relating to attack on BJP Tamil Nadu executive council member MR Gandhi in 2013.

'Domestic firms to be encouraged into defence manufacturing'

The Centre has plans to encourage domestic companies to start manufacturing of defence equipment and over a period of time dependency on imports of such items will be over, Union Minister of State for Surface Transport, Highways and Shipping Pon Radhakrishnan said.

Widespread rain in Tirunelveli, Kanyakumari districts

Several parts of Tirunelveli and Kanyakumari district received heavy summer showers on Wednesday giving much-needed relief to people reeeling under the heat.

Coast Guard evacuates injured sailor of foreign ship on high seas

The Indian Coast Guard on Saturday evacuated an injured Indian sailor from a foreign registered cargo ship on the high seas 70 nautical miles off Kanyakumari, the marine security agency said.

Buses off roads in Tamil Nadu for second day, strike intensifies

Commuters were hit hard for the as a number of state run buses remained off the roads across Tamil Nadu due to a strike by employees of government-run transport corporations pressing for various demands, including wage revision, for the second day on Monday.

ED seizes Rs 62.5 lakh hawala money from Kanyakumari

The Enforcement Directorate Tuesday seized Rs 62.5 lakh 'hawala' money and detained three persons from a house in Kanyakumari district in this connection.