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Sabarimala temple row: Opposition walks out of all-party meet

The all-party meeting called by Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday turned out to be a damp squib with the Opposition staging a walkou...

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 ...

Trupti Desai to visit Sabarimala temple on Nov 17, seeks security

Activist Trupti Desai is set to visit the revered Sabarimala temple in Kerala on November 17. Desai has written to Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan seeking...

Kerala govt sanctions Rs 25.36 crore to buy hi-tech warning devices

  The Cabinet  sanctioned Rs 25.36 crore for the purchase of NavIC and satellite phones for fishermen. The NavIC will be provided to 15,000 ...

Sabarimala: Review petitions to be heard in open court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay its verdict allowing entry of women of all age groups into the Sabarimala temple but agreed to hear in o...

Fresh pleas on Sabarimala will be heard after review petitions decided: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday made it clear that fresh pleas relating to the Sabarimala temple will be heard only after it decides the earlier petitio...

Neyyattinkara murder case: DySP Harikumar found dead

DySP Harikumar, the accused in the murder of Neyyattinkara native Sanal Kumar, was found dead in a house at Kallambalam in Thiruvananthapuram.He was ...

Entry of non-Hindus: Atonement ritual held at Padmanabha Swamy shrine

An atonement ritual has been performed at the famous Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple following suspicion that some non-Hindus entered it in violation of...

Sabarimala pilgrimage: Devotees wary of facilities

With hardly six days left for the commencement of Sabarimala pilgrimage, it is going to be an uphill task for authorities to put in place all ameniti...

Minister Jaleel's kin quits KSMDFC

K.T Adeeb, a relative of Higher Education Minister K.T Jaleel, whose appointment as Kerala State Minorities Development Finance Corporation (KSMDFC) ...

Govt should reconsider decision to lease airports: Vijayan

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan appealed to the Centre to reconsider its decision to lease out six airports, including Thiruvananthapuram aero...

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...

High Court disqualifies Azhikode MLA K.M Shaji

The Kerala High Court on Friday disqualified an Indian Union Muslim League MLA on a plea claiming that he used religion to win the Assembly polls in ...

TDB seeks explanation from Sabarimala head priest

Kerala's apex temple body has sought an explanation from Sabarimala head priest Kandararu Rajeevaru over the revelation by the BJP state chief that h...

Man held for 'assaulting' woman pilgrim at Sabarimala

A 29-year old man was arrested in connection with the incident relating to the alleged assault of a woman pilgrim at the Lord Ayyappa Temple in Sabar...

Sabarimala issue: Two more NSS offices under attack

In a fresh attack, two more offices of the Nair Service Society, spearheading the stir over entry of menstrual age women into Sabarimala shrine, were...

Court says Kevin was a victim of 'honour killing'

In a major development, an additional Sessions Court in Kottayam has agreed to consider the murder of Dalit Christian youth Kevin P. Joseph as an inc...

Ex-TDB chief moves HC seeking removal of board member

Former Travancore Devaswom Board president Prayar Gopalakrishnan moved the Kerala High Court seeking removal of present board member KP Sankardas all...

PDP leader Maudani's mother dies

Leader of People's Democratic Party (PDP) Abdul Nasser Maudani's mother Asma Beevi passed away at a private hospital in Kollam district after prolong...

Sabarimala shrine closes after 2-day 'pooja'

The doors to the Lord Ayyappa temple closed on Tuesday night after a two-day-long special 'pooja', but no girl or woman pilgrim in the traditionally ...

Prohibitory orders clamped at Sabarimala

With the Lord Ayyappa shrine at Sabarimala all set to open for a day's 'pooja' on Monday, prohibitory orders were clamped at the foothills Pamba and ...

Vijayan seeks cooperation in rebuilding flood-hit Kerala

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan sought the cooperation of all in rebuilding the state after the devastation caused by the worst floods it face...

Mukundan selected for 'Ezhuthachan Puraskaram'

Noted Malayalam novelist and short story writer M. Mukundan has been selected for the Kerala government's highest literary award 'Ezhuthachan Puraska...

Kerala signs MoU for implementation of 'Ayushman Bharat'

The Kerala government signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Health Agency for the implementation of the Centre's flagship heal...

96 yr-old woman scores high marks in Kerala literacy exam

Proving that age was no barrier for learning, a 96-year-old woman has secured high marks in a literacy examination held in Kerala. Karthyayani Amma, ...

Fire at plastic factory in T'puram doused

After nearly 12 hours, the massive fire that engulfed two buildings of a private plastic manufacturing unit at nearby Manvilla was doused early on Th...

Brief session of Kerala Assembly from Nov 26-Dec 13

A brief session of the Kerala Assembly would be held from November 26 to December 13. The state cabinet, which met on Wednesday, recommended to Gover...

Subsidised LPG hiked by Rs 2.94 per cylinder

Subsidised cooking gas (LPG) price was hiked by Rs 2.94 per cylinder due to tax impact on the change in base price. A 14.2-kg subsidised LPG cylinder...

Former legislator quits TRS, joins BJP

With the Telangana Rashtra Samithi denying ticket to her to contest the December 7 assembly elections in the state, former Choppadandi MLA and party ...

Rural areas of Assam to be ODF by 2018-end: Official

Prannoy Roy to come out with book on Indian polls

RERA: Delhi gets full-time real estate regulator

Pakistan certainly needs to do more in its fight against terrorism: U.S

Pakistan certainly needs to do more in its fight against terrorism and the Trump administration expects Islamabad to act against terror groups like t...

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