Friday, May 24, 2019


HC says authorities to decide on allowing tusker in 'Pooram' festival

The Kerala High Court on Friday refused to interfere in a petition seeking to allow a 54-year old celebrity jumbo to take part in the state's famous ...

CPI(M) rejects bogus voting charges, welcomes probe

The ruling CPI(M) in Kerala on Sunday rejected allegations of bogus voting at various polling booths in the Kasaragod Lok Sabha constituency during e...

CM Pinarai Vijayan loses cool, shouts at journos over query on voter turnout in LS polls

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday lost his composure and asked media persons to 'keep away' as they approached him seeking his vers...

3-year-old beaten up by mother dies within 24 hours after being in coma

The 3-year-old boy who was grievously injured following alleged parental torture died at the private hospital at Aluva where he was undergoing treatm...

3-yr old boy in coma after torture by mother

A three-year-old boy was allegedly tortured by his mother and underwent a surgery with his condition stated to be critical, police said in Kochi on T...

HC acquits five in Panayikulam SIMI camp case

The Kerala High Court on Friday acquitted five persons who were convicted by a special NIA court in Kochi in the Panayikulam SIMI camp case relating ...

HC grants bail to BJP candidate from Kozhikode

The Kerala High Court on Thursday granted conditional bail to the BJP's candidate for Kozhikode Lok Sabha constituency, Prakash Babu, arrested in a c...

Kerala Congress (M) leader K.M Mani passes away

Veteran leader of Kerala Congress (M) and former state finance minister K.M Mani passed away on Tuesday at Kochi’s Lakeshore hospital. He was 8...

Terminate services of all empaneled drivers: HC to KSRTC

The Kerala High Court on Monday directed the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation to terminate the services of all empaneled drivers and appoint r...

Kerala Congress (M) leader K.M Mani hospitalised

  Veteran leader of Kerala Congress (M) and former state finance minister K.M Mani has been hospitalised in Kochi for chest infection. The 86-ye...

Boy assaulted by mother's partner in Kerala dies

A seven-year-old boy, who had been battling for life at a hospital near here after being brutally assaulted by his mother's partner a week ago, succu...

Congress leader Benny Behanan suffers heart attack

Senior Congress leader and UDF candidate for Chalakudy Lok Sabha constituency, Benny Behanan, was admitted to a private hospital in Kochi on Friday a...

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...

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

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

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi, says he 'divided' country

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

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

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

Vijayan rejects amicus curiae report on floods

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

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