Chennai, Oct 9 (PTI): Highlights from the Southern region at 5.10 pm.
MDS5 TN-ASI-CM ASI course: Palaniswami thanks PM on inclusion of Tamil as qualification criteria Chennai: Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Friday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for heeding his plea to include Master's degree in Tamil as a minimum qualification criteria for a two-year Post-Graduate Diploma in Archaeology course in a Noida institution.
MDS6 KL-ABDULLAKUTTY BJP leader Abdullakutty alleges attempt to murder after his car is hit by lorry on highway in Kerala Malappuram (Kerala): The car in which BJP national Vice- President A P Abdullakutty was travelling was hit by a lorry in the district early on Friday, with the leader alleging an attempt to murder him.
MES3 TL-BOY-REUNITED-DARPAN 5 years on, missing UP boy traced to Assam through 'DARPAN' Hyderabad: After reported missing for five years from Uttar Pradesh, a boy was traced to Assam by the Telangana police using 'DARPAN', a face recognition tool, and re-united with his family.
MES5 PD-CM-POWERS Centre encroaching upon Puducherry govt's fiscal, admin powers: CM Puducherry: Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy on Friday accused the Centre of encroaching upon the fiscal and administrative powers of the elected government here with an 'intention' to dismantle the separate identity of the union territory and merge it with neighbouring states. PTI ROH ROH