Tuesday, March 26, 2019


Travel bloggers from worldover on trip to scenic Kerala

Twenty-six renowned travel bloggers from 21 countries across the globe on Thursday set off on a fortnight's trip to Kerala by bus to visit places of ...

Student set ablaze by spurned lover dies

A 19-year-old student, who was set on fire by a man last week after she rejected his love proposal, succumbed to her injuries at a private hospital i...

Shashi Tharoor's relatives join BJP

The BJP welcomed Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's aunt and her husband into the party fold at a function in Kochi on Friday but faced embarrassment a...

HC prohibits use of flex, other non-biodegradable materials

The Kerala High Court on Monday prohibited the use of flex and other non-biodegradable materials for campaigning throughout the state ahead of the Lo...

K. Surendran seeks to withdraw election petition in HC

Kerala BJP general secretary K. Surendran moved the high court seeking to withdraw his election petition challenging the victory of UDF nominee P.B A...

Navy rescues five fishermen off north Kerala coast

Five fishermen were rescued by an Indian Naval ship from a sinking fishing vessel off the north Kerala coast on Monday, a Defence spokesman said. 'IN...

Customs official held for 'aiding' gold-smuggling

  A customs official was arrested on Friday at the Cochin international airport for allegedly aiding smuggling of gold worth over Rs one crore, D...

HC stays govt order to grant leave with pay to employees

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday stayed a government decision to grant leave with pay to government employees who failed to turn up for work on Janua...

Absconding Imam facing charges under POCSO Act moves HC

A Muslim cleric, who is absconding as he faces charges of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl, on Thursday moved the Kerala High Court seeking ant...

HC stays construction of unauthorised building in Munnar

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday stayed the construction of an unauthorised building at Munnar in Idukki district, over which a local MLA had publi...

Church issues guidelines to check sexual abuse

  A body of catholic bishops in Kerala has come out with guidelines to protect minors and vulnerable adults in church-run institutions from any f...

Students should work for eradicating social evils: VP

  Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu expressed concern over discrimination on the basis ofcaste, religion, region and gender in certain parts of th...

PM dedicates BPCL's refinery expansion complex in Kochi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation an integrated refinery expansion complex of the public sector Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limit...

Nun issued second notice by her congregation

A nun, who published poems, bought a car and took part in a protest against the former bishop of Jalandhar diocese in connection with a rape case, ha...

Syro-Malabar church to take action against priests, nuns

The Kerala-based Syro-Malabar Church has taken a serious view of increasing incidents of 'violations' of discipline and protests by the priests and n...

India's largest startup ecosystem inaugurated in Kochi

India got its largest startup ecosystem on Sunday when Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurated in Kochi a 1.8-lakh-square-feet facility ho...

Syro-Malabar Church to set up internal committees

Hit by controversies, including sexual abuse involving priests, the Kerala-based Syro-Malabar Catholic Church has decided to set up internal committe...

Sabarimala meant for devotees, says Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court observed that Sabarimala was meant for devotees and that the state government should identify those who have an agenda to spoil...

Law & order has collapsed in Kerala: UDF

The Congress-led UDF alleged that the law and order had collapsed in Kerala following the violence during a shutdown called by saffron outfits on Thu...

'Beedi' smoking cost India 805.5 billion last year: Study

Ill health and early deaths caused by smoking 'beedi' cost India 805.5 billion rupees in 2017 alone, a study has found. Beedi -- a cheap cigarette ma...

Custodial death: Police reinstates 7 suspended personnel

Kerala police reinstated seven personnel suspended in connection with the alleged custodial death of a 26-year-old man in Kochi in April, triggering ...

Theatre artist K.L Antony no more

Veteran Malayalam drama and cine artist K.L Antony who played a notable role in 2016 film 'Maheshinte Prathikaaram' passed away on Friday. He was 79....

Trade organisations in Kerala to observe 2019 as 'anti-hartal year'

Over 35 trade organisations in Kerala came together against the rampant strike calls by various political parties in the state and decided to observe...

Leena Maria Paul moves HC seeking police protection

Controversial actress Leena Maria Paul on Tuesday moved the Kerala High Court, seeking a direction to police to provide her security, days after two ...

Floods, Sabarimala protests rock Kerala in 2018

A deadly monsoon that triggered unprecedented floods in a century, heaping misery on the people, and violent protests over the Supreme Court verdict ...

Vijayan announces new Design Biennale in 2021

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has announced a new Design Biennale slated to be held in Kochi in 2021.KMB is touted to be the subcontinent's ...

4th edition of Kochi-Muziris Biennale gets underway

The curtains went up for the fourth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB), billed as South Asia's biggest contemporary art festival. Kochi Bien...

Aluva murder case: SC commutes death sentence of Antony to life imprisonment

The Supreme Court commuted the death sentence of Antony, convicted in the Aluva murder case, to life imprisonment.Antony was convicted for killing a ...

Rehana Fathima moves Kerala HC for bail

Activist Rehana Fathima, arrested for allegedly posting controversial remarks on Ayyappa devotees and Sabarimala on social media, on Monday moved the...

Floods, Sabarimala protests rock Kerala in 2018

Sabarimala issue: Two more NSS offices under attack

Nun heckled, asked to leave Jalandhar priest's funeral

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Kerala bags most number of tourism awards

Muraleedharan to lock horns with Jayarajan in Vatakara

Six year-old boy dies of West Nile fever in Kozhikode

3 injured as country bomb explodes in Kozhikode

Row over 'Nipah' death toll in Kerala

Noted Malayalam poet M.N Paloor passes away

Three cyber police stations to be set up in Kerala

Student set ablaze by spurned lover dies

Shashi Tharoor's relatives join BJP

Navy rescues five fishermen off north Kerala coast

HC stays construction of unauthorised building in Munnar

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

Idukki reservoir water level falls

Murder charges slapped on P. Jayarajan in Shukoor case

SMiLE drive pays dividends in North Malabar tourism

Emotional reunion for Kerala couple after 72 yrs

Flight services likely between Hindon and Kannur

2 Youth Congress workers hacked to death in Kasaragod

SMiLE drive pays dividends in North Malabar tourism

Manjeshwar MLA P.B Abdul Razak dies of heart attack

Afghanistan deports ISIS sympathiser from Kerala: NIA

Kerala misrepresenting Central aid: PS Sreedharan Pillai

PM inaugurates 13-km, two-lane Kollam bypass

PM slams LDF govt over Sabarimala issue

6 killed as car, bus collide head-on in Kollam

Alappad: A tale of lost land to mineral sand mining

PDP leader Maudani's mother dies

Infighting breaks out in Kerala Congress (M)

EC directive on Sabarimala illogical, says BJP

Elephant tramples Sabarimala pilgrim to death

Hadiya's father joins BJP

Gwalior Bishop Thomas Thennatt dies in car accident

Women get death threats for entering Sabarimala

Row over 'Nipah' death toll in Kerala

HC acquits accused in Chekannur Maulavi case

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

More evacuees return home in Malappuram

Suspected Maoist posters surface in Kerala hamlet

Six from TN, on way to Vavar mosque, held

Another tribal infant dies in Attappadi

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Student set ablaze by spurned lover dies

Sabarimala temple opens for 10-day annual festivities

Sabarimala temple to get new gold-plated door

Yogi Adityanath slams Kerala govt over Sabarimala issue

Low turnout in Sabarimala; vigil continues

Sabarimala reopens for monthly 'pujas' amid heavy security

Film director Priyanandanan attacked

Leftist leader Simon Britto no more

PM Modi to address two rallies in Kerala

Rs 35 lakh looted from 2 ATMs in Kerala

Nun issued final notice to leave congregation

Thousands bid emotional farewell to CRPF jawan in Kerala

Kerala youth arrested by NIA in 2-yr-old ISIS case

Senior Congress leader M.I Shanavas passes away

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Kerala bags most number of tourism awards