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Monday, November 18, 2019

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Kerala govt not considering judicial probe into killing of Maoists

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan ruled out a judicial inquiry for now into the recent killing of four Maoists in an alleged encounter and said ...

Man hacked to death by gang near Aluva

A 34-year old man was hacked to death allegedly by a three-member gang in Athani near Aluva on Sunday night, police said.Police identified the deceas...

Devotees brave rain to offer prayers at Sabarimala

Braving rains, thousands of devotees offered prayers at the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala on Sunday, the second day of the annual two-month-long ...

Sabarimala temple opens for pilgrimage season

Amid tight security, the gates of the Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala were thrown open for the two-month long 'Mandala-Makaravilakku' pilgrimage se...

Threat letter to Pinarayi Vijayan over Maoist killings

A threat letter warning of 'befitting reply' to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan over the killing of seven Maoists in alleged encounters since ...

Govt gets legal advice not to implement Sabarimala women entry verdict

Advocate General advised the government not to implement now the verdict of women entry in Sabarimala. This is in the context of the Supreme Court re...

Committed to comply SC's decision on Sabarimala, says Kerala CM

After the Supreme Court referred a batch of petitions to a larger bench in the Sabarimala case, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday sa...

UN Women to partner with Kerala's Gender Park

UN Women has proposed to partner with Kerala's Gender Park to take forward projects and campaigns aimed at securing gender parity in South Asia. Sett...

Apex Court refers entry of women to Sabarimala to larger bench

The Supreme Court on Thursday kept the doors of Sabarimala temple open to women for now but decided to set up a larger bench to revisit its 2018 verd...

Family demands probe into IIT-M student’s death

Three days after the death of a first year IIT-Madras student, allegedly in a case of suicide, her parents submitted a petition to Kerala Chief Minis...

K. Sreekumar elected as mayor of T'puram Corporation

LDF candidate K. Sreekumar has been elected as Mayor of the Thiruvananthapuram Corporation. Sreekumar, who was serving as health standing committee c...

Another BSNL contract worker commits suicide

Another BSNL contract employee allegedly committed suicide in Kerala by jumping before a train as he was not paid wages for the last six months, poli...

Over 10,000 police personnel to be deployed in Sabarimala

Over 10,000 police personnel will be posted in phases in and around Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple for security during the two-month long pilgrimage ...

Bullet shell found in Guruvayur temple 'hundi'

An empty bullet shell was found in one of the two 'hundis' (offering box) at the high- security Lord Krishna temple at Guruvayur on Tuesday, police s...

Pregnant cat hanged to death in T'puram

In a gruesome incident of cruelty, a pregnant cat was hung to death in front of a house in Thiruvananthapuram, following which a case was registered,...

Kerala govt mulling pubs across state

The CPI(M)-led LDF government in Kerala is exploring the possibility of opening pubs in the state, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said. Vijayan,...

Pinarayi Vijayan condoles death of T.N Seshan

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan condoled the death of former Chief Election Commissioner T.N Seshan, and said he had played a key role in maki...

Engineering student found dead in college toilet

An 18-year-old first year civil engineering student of the College of Engineering in Thiruvananthapuram was found dead under suspicious circumstances...

Two CPI(M) student activists move HC for bail

Two CPI(M) student activists, who were arrested under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) for allegedly distributing pro-Maoist pamphlets, ...

Fake IPS officer, mother held for duping banks

A 29-year-old man who impersonated as IPS officer and swindling various banks of over Rs 1.5 crore was arrested by police early on Thursday, police s...

Unpaid for 10 months, BSNL contract employee ends life

A contract employee of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL), who had not been paid wages for the past 10 months, allegedly committed suicide by hanging hi...

Kerala govt to set up committeel for effective handling of POCSO cases

Kerala will set up 57 fast-track special courts to ensure speedy trial in the cases registered under POCSO, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said.The ...

HC holds election petition against Anto Antony maintainable

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday held as maintainable a petition challenging Congress nominee Anto Antony's election from the Pathanamthitta Lok Sa...

IIM-K sets to remodel 'Mahila Mall'

Kerala's all-women 'Mahila Mall', touted to be the first such initiative in the country, is all set to be more professional as the Indian Institute o...

Elephant kills mahout, rams bus in Kottayam

An elephant ran amok and killed its mahout while he was trying to tame it before attacking a bus carrying passengers, police said on Tuesday. The tus...

No bail for students arrested under UAPA

A court in Kozhikode dismissed the bail applications of two CPI(M) student activists, who were arrested under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act ...

Kerala IPS Association condemns attack on Delhi police officials

The IPS Association's Kerala chapter strongly condemned the attack on Delhi police personnel by lawyers of Delhi based courts. In a resolution, the a...

HC directs Kerala govt to preserve corpse of 2 slain Maoists

The Kerala High Court directed the state government to preserve until further orders the bodies of two Maoists who were killed in an encounter in Aga...

P.S Sreedharan Pillai takes oath as Mizoram Governor

P.S Sreedharan Pillai was sworn-in as the new Governor of Mizoram at the Raj Bhavan in Aizawl on Tuesday.The oath of office was administered by Chief...

Indians studying in U.S increased by nearly 3%: Report

The number of Indians studying in the United States increased by almost three per cent to over 2 lakh in the 2018-19 academic year, according to a re...

Meghalaya-based insurgent group HNLC banned

Public transport increases in Srinagar: Officials

Gold prices fall Rs 85 on weak global trend

Indians studying in U.S increased by nearly 3%: Report

The number of Indians studying in the United States increased by almost three per cent to over 2 lakh in the 2018-19 academic year, according to a re...

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