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Friday, May 24, 2019

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Kerala CM congratulates PM Modi on victory

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan Friday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his colleagues for the BJP-led NDA's stellar performance...

Kummanam Rajashekharan defeated by Sashi Tharoor

Former Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajashekharan, who contested from Thiruvananthapuram constituency was defeated atthe hands of senior Congress leader...

BJP hopes to perform well in Kerala next time

The BJP was on its way to a landslide victory on Thursday with leads in 292 seats, showing major gains in Odisha and West Bengal but a nought in Kera...

Cong-UDF leading in all 20 seats in Kerala

Opposition Congress led UDF is ahead in all the 20 Lok Sabha seats in Kerala, as per the initial trends released by the Election Commission.In the pr...

Counting of votes begin in Kerala

Counting of votes polled during the Apr 23 Lok Sabha polls for 20 seats in Kerala began on Thursday morning amidst heavy security. The southern state...

'Tippler' found hanging in police station

A 27-year old man, taken into police custody near Kottayam based on a complaint from his family, was found hanging in the police station on Tuesday m...

Sand to be given free to TDB to construct facilties for Ayyappa devotees

The Kerala cabinet decided to provide free of cost about 20,000 cubic metre sand which had accumulated on the banks of Pamba river during the August ...

Kerala govt okays draft plan to rebuild flood-hit state

Kerala cabinet on Tuesday approved the draft plan for the 'Rebuild Kerala Development Programme' to reconstruct the state ravaged by 2018 floods. "Th...

Tight security arrangements for counting day in Kerala

Over 22,000 police personnel will be deployed in the state on May 23, the day results for the Lok Sabha elections will be declared, police said on Tu...

Primary schools in Kerala set to go hi-tech by July

Primary schools in Kerala are all set to become hi-tech by July, thanks to a comprehensive IT initiative of the Kerala Infrastructure and Technology ...

Major fire erupts at shop in T'puram

A massive fire broke out at an umbrella showroom at the crowded Pazhavangady area in Thiruvanathapuram on Tuesday, fire and rescue services personnel...

Pinarayi Vijayan dismisses exit poll results as 'speculations'

Rejecting the exit poll results which predicted the return of the NDA government at the Centre, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said there is ...

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

Re-polling in seven booths in two Lok Sabha constituencies in Kerala on Sunday saw a voter turnout of 85 per cent. The seven booths in Kannur and Kas...

Former Minister Kadavoor Sivadasan passes away

Veteran trade unionist and senior Congress leader Kadavoor Sivadasan passed away at a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram early on Friday morning,...

Curtains come down on 'Pooram' festival

The curtains came down on the famed 'Pooram' rituals on Tuesday afternoon after the presiding deities from Paramekkavu and Thiruvambady Devi temples ...

Lord Ayyappa temple opens for 5-day monthly 'poojas'

The famed Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala opened for the five day monthly 'poojas' on Tuesday evening to mark the Malayalam month 'Idavam' . Chief ...

Monsoon likely to hit Kerala on June 4

Monsoon is likely to arrive in Kerala on June 4, marking the official commencement of the rainy season in the country, private weather forecaster Sky...

P.J Joseph appointed as interim chairman of Kerala Congress (M)

P.J Joseph has been appointed as the interim head of Kerala Congress (M) party following the demise of its former chairman K.M Mani. He will act as t...

Bishop Franco Mulakkal appears in court

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of raping and sexually assaulting a nun in Kerala, on Friday appeared before a magistrate court in Pala.The Pala Judi...

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 ...

LDF govt 'soft' on terrorism, says BJP

Alleging that the CPI(M) led LDF government in Kerala was 'soft' on terrorism, a delegation of BJP leaders on Wednesday met Governor P. Sathasivam an...

Amrita signs MoUs with 2 U.K-based institutions

In a major boost to its ongoing research in Landslide Early Warning Systems (LEWS), multi-hazards, geo-hazards and community resilience, Amrita Vishw...

HSE results: 84.33% students eligible for higher studies

The Directorate of Higher Secondary Education (DHSE) declared the results of the Plus 2 exams on Wednesday. This year, students registered an overall...

N.R Madhava Menon, father of modern legal education, dies

Father of modern legal education in India, N.R Madhava Menon, passed away at a hospital in Thiruvananthapuram, family sources said on Wednesday. He w...

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...

LS polls: Over 300 cases registered in Kerala

A total of 347 cases have been registered in connection with the recent Lok Sabha polls in Kerala where the entire election exercise was by and large...

P.U Chitra wins gold at Asian Athletics Championship

P.U Chitra clocked 4:14.56 to strike gold for India in the women's' 1500m race on the concluding day of the Asian Athletics Championships. The win al...

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...

Record turnout in Wayanad in LS polls

Billed as a key seat given the presence of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on the ballot, the Wayanad Lok Sabha segment witnessed a record turnout of vot...

PM thanks world leaders, sportspersons and celebrities for their wishes on Twitter

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday thanked world leaders and personalities as their congratulatory messages kept pouring in after he led his Bharati...

Over 1.5 lakh voters opt for NOTA in Punjab

Smriti Irani thanks Amethi for victory

Modi, Shah meet Advani, Joshi

Indian among 18 people arrested in Nigeria for illegal bunkering

An Indian national is among 18 sailors arrested in Nigeria for allegedly attempting to illegally export stolen crude oil to Ghana, according to ...