Rajinikanth mania in Tamil Nadu, 'Kabali' a hit elsewhere too

Chennai , July 22

Rajinikanth's latest movie "Kabali" drew tens of thousands to theatres across India on Friday, with diehard fans doing the 'Lungi Dance' to the beats of dhol in Tamil Nadu, where some offices declared a holiday. Most reviewers, however, trashed the Tamil film dubbed in multiple languages.

Muslims at bottom of higher education ladder, alongside backward tribes

New Delhi Despite almost trebling in the decade ending 2010 -- from 5.2 per cent to 13.8 percent -- the rate of Muslim enrolment in higher education trailed the national figure of 23.6 per cent, other backward classes (22.1 per cent) and scheduled castes (18.5 per cent). Scheduled tribes lagged Muslims by 0.5 per cent.

Supreme Court steps in to make peace between Kerala media, lawyers

New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram , July 22

The tiff between the media and the lawyers community in Kerala appears to have been resolved with the intervention of Chief Justice of India T.S. Thakur who held talks with representatives of the journalists in the national capital on Friday.

Kochi Startup Village country's best

Kochi , July 22

The Kochi Startup Village has been ranked top among the 100 best startup incubators in India by the India edition of Entrepreneur Magazine.