Following are the top stories from the southern region at 1745 HRS.
Kochi: Officers from the Director General (Shipping) and the Mercantile Marine Department seizes all records, including digital data, of a foreign cargo ship suspected to have hit an Indian fishing boat off the coast here, killing two fishermen.
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Chennai: Hours after rebel AIADMK leader Panneerselvam sought his explanation, legislator S S Saravanan says the voice in the TV video footage on alleged horse trading involving ruling party MLAs was not his.
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Chennai: DMK moves the Madras High Court seeking a probe by CBI and DRI into alleged payoffs to some ruling AIADMK MLAs ahead of the trust vote sought by the K Palaniswami government in February last.
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Government will soon file an interim petition in the Supreme Court listing out 'violations' by Tamil Nadu in the Parambikulam-Aliyar Project pact in the present water year.
Hyderabad: Telangana is ready to roll out the GST from July one from technology and preparedness perspective, according to a key government official.
Hyderabad: India needs to promote agricultural practices that need less water for crop cultivation and give thrust to water conservation and harvesting over the next one decade to avert crisis of shortage, according to an eminent scientist.
Hyderabad: A baby girl was hospitalised with injuries after she accidentally fell from the first-floor of a residential building in Bahadurpura area here, police said today.
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