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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

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Parts of Kerala hit by soaring mercury; 36 sunburn cases reported

Several parts of Kerala have been hit by soaring mercury with 36 cases of sunburns being reported, official sources said on Tuesday. Kollam and Alapp...

Sree Chitra Institute develops anti-cancer drug

The Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technoloy (SCTIMST) in Thiruvananthapuram has developed an anti cancer anti-inflamatory dru...

Temperatures soar in Kerala, 2 die of suspected sunburn

At least two persons have died of suspected sunburn in Kerala in the last two days even as the weathermen have warned that the maximum temperature wa...

Rape in CPM office: Magistrate records complainant’s confidential statement

The girl who had alleged she was sexually abused at the CPM area committee office in Cherpulassery deposed in private before the Palakkad Judicial Fi...

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 ...

BJP announces 13 candidates in Kerala for LS polls

Union minister Alphons Kannanthanam and former Mizoram governor Kummanam Rajasekharan are among 13 candidates fielded by the BJP in Kerala for the Lo...

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...

Nine sitting MLAs in Kerala in LS poll arena

Nine sitting MLAs of the ruling CPI(M)-led LDF and Opposition Congress headed UDF are in the poll arena in Kerala, waging a do-or-die battle to secur...

Muraleedharan to lock horns with Jayarajan in Vatakara

After much deliberations, Congress in Kerala has finally decided to field K. Muraleedharan, a three time MP, from Vatakara parliamentary constituency...

Trivandrum RTO collects Rs 11 lakh as fine in February alone

Thiruvananthapuram RTO enforcement has collected Rs 11,34,450 as compounding fees for 1,379 traffic violations in February. The number of cases again...

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

A six-year-old boy, who was undergoing treatment for vector-borne West Nile fever, died at a hospital in Kozhikode on Monday. Announcing the death, s...

Basil Thampi wants to win games for Sunrisers in IPL

Young Kerala pacer Basil Thampi is keen to perform well and swing matches Sunrisers Hyderabad's way in the IPL season 12 commencing on March 23.Basil...

Keralite woman among 49 killed in NZ mosque shootings

A Keralite woman was among the 49 people killed in the Christchurch terror attacks and this was confirmed by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in a Fac...

Nun issued final notice to leave congregation

A final notice has been issued by church authorities to the nun who took part in a protest against rape accused Franco Mullakal, former Bishop of the...

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...

Sreesanth ban issue will be taken up at CoA meeting: Vinod Rai

  The life ban on S. Sreesanth will be discussed when the Committee of Administrators running Indian cricket meets next after the Supreme Court a...

Apex Court cancels life ban on Sreesanth

The Supreme Court on Friday set aside the Board of Control of Cricket in India's (BCCI) disciplinary committee's order imposing a life ban on former ...

LS elections in Kerala to go Green

The coming Lok Sabha polls in Kerala will see the strict enforcement of Green protocol with the election authority banning use of non-biodegradable m...

Former MLA and senior Congress leader Rosamma Chacko passes away

Senior congress leader and former MLA Rosamma Chacko passed away on Thursday around 6 in the morning. She was 93. She was born to C Chacko and Mariya...

P.J Joseph meets Cong leaders over Kottayam LS seat

Kerala Congress (M) leader P.J Joseph, who is peeved over the party's decision to not field him from the Kottayam Lok Sabha seat, called on senior Co...

Infighting breaks out in Kerala Congress (M)

Intensive infighting has erupted in Kerala Congress(M) over party chairman K.M Mani's decision to field his loyalist and former MLA Thomas Chazhikada...

Sabarimala temple opens for 10-day annual festivities

A large number of devotees on Monday thronged the famed Lord Ayyappa shrine in Sabarimala as it opened for 10-day annual festivities and monthly 'poo...

EC directive on Sabarimala illogical, says BJP

The BJP on Monday termed as 'illogical' the Election Commissions directive to political parties in Kerala that the Sabarimala temple row should not b...

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...

SFI leader attacked in Kerala

A Students' Federation of India (SFI) leader was attacked allegedly by BJP workers at Parassala in Thiruvananthapuram district, police said on Monday...

Former Kerala Minister Thankappan passes away

Veteran CPI(M) leader and former Kerala minister, V.J Thankappan died on Saturday due to age-related ailments at his residence in nearby Neyyattinkar...

Kummanam Rajasekharan resigns as Mizoram Governor

Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan has stepped down from his post, fuelling speculations that he would be fielded as the BJP's candidate in the T...

No unmanned level crossings in Kerala: Minister

There are no unmanned level crossings in Kerala, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said on Thursday while laying the foundation stone for the new coachin...

Sabarimala temple to get new gold-plated door

The Sabarimala temple is all set to get a new gold-plated door when the hill shrine opens for the 11-day monthly 'poojas' next week. The existing doo...

Jaya Prada joins BJP

Actor-turned-politician Jaya Prada joined the BJP on Tuesday and may be fielded by the party from the Rampur parliamentary constituency in Uttar Prad...

Pentagon authorizes USD 1 bn for Trump's border wall

Acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan said he had authorized USD 1 billion to build part of the wall sought by President Donald Trump along the U.S-...