Thursday, January 24, 2019


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...

Sabarimala protests: K. Surendran gets bail

The Kerala High Court on Friday granted conditional bail to BJP general secretary K. Surendran in a case related to alleged attack on a 52-year old w...

Kerala HC rejects Anwar MLA plea for quashing CB probe

The Kerala High Court dismissed the petition filed by Nilambur MLA P V Anwar seeking to review the judgment ordering a Crime Branch probe against him...

India's largest design meet opens in Kochi on Dec 11

Seeking to leverage path-breaking design solutions in rebuilding flood-ravaged Kerala, the state government is organising a two-day '#Design Kerala' ...

Kochiites treated to impressive display of naval operations

Residents of Kochi were treated to a dazzling display of the naval operations on Sunday during an event that showcased the operational capabilities o...

Rehana Fathima arrested for hurting religious sentiments

Activist Rehana Fathima has been arrested by Pathanamthitta town police. A team led by Pathanamthitta CI arrested Rehana from Kochi for hurting the r...

Special kiosks at int'l airports in country to assist emigrants

Special kiosks will be set up at the departure points at all international airports in the country to assist emigrants who want to clear their last m...

Sabarimala: HC expresses displeasure over police action

In a strong reprimand, the Kerala High Court expressed its displeasure over the manner in which Ayyappa devotees were dealt with by the police at the...

Ramesh Chennithala hits out at Vijayan over Sabarimala issue

Leader of Opposition in the Kerala Assembly, Ramesh Chennithala attacked Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan over the police action against Lord Ayyappa ...

Activist Trupti Desai aborts Sabarimala trip

After a over 14-hour stand-off, activist Trupti Desai aborted her attempt to proceed to Sabarimala as she was prevented from leaving the airport in K...

Sabarimala issue: Writer Sunil Elayidom receives threats

Noted orator and thinker Sunil P. Elayidom, who strongly argues for implementation of Supreme Court verdict permitting entry of all women into Sabari...

Trupti Desai faces protests at airport

Activist Trupti Desai, who wants to enter Sabarimala temple in defiance of a decades-old custom on women of menstrual age, has been blocked by hundre...

Abhimanyu murder case: HC asks MG varsity to let accused write LLB exam

The High Court on Wednesday directed the Mahatma Gandhi University to permit Muhammed Rifa, the 26th accused in the murder of SFI leader Abhimanyu of...

KMB to feature 95 artist projects, 'infra projects'

The Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) 2018, beginning on December 12, will feature 95 artist projects and 'infra-projects', a model that was non-existent ...

Sreedharan Pillai moves HC seeking quashing of FIR against him

Kerala BJP president P.S Sreedharan Pillai moved the High Court seeking quashing of an FIR registered against him by the police for his speech on 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

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

Syro-Malabar church to take action against priests, nuns

India's largest startup ecosystem inaugurated in Kochi

Syro-Malabar Church to set up internal committees

Sabarimala meant for devotees, says Kerala HC

Law & order has collapsed in Kerala: UDF

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

Idukki reservoir water level falls

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

Elephant tramples Sabarimala pilgrim to death

Hadiya's father joins BJP

Gwalior Bishop Thomas Thennatt dies in car accident

Court says Kevin was a victim of 'honour killing'

We will stand firmly with Ayyappa devotees: NSS chief

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

Leftist leader Simon Britto no more

PM Modi to address two rallies in Kerala

Rs 35 lakh looted from 2 ATMs in Kerala

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes 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

Church withdraws restrictions imposed on Sister Lucy