Friday, January 22, 2021


Kerala govt decides to hand over Walayar case to CBI

Palakkad: The Kerala government has decided to hand over the Walayar Case — where two minor Dalit girls aged 9 and 13 were found hanging in mys...

Walayar sisters death: Parents seek CBI inquiry

Walayar: The parents of the Walayar sisters, who died under mysterious circumstances in 2017, met Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan seeking a Central B...

Minister A.K Balan tests positive for COVID-19

  Palakkad: Minister A.K Balan has tested positive for COVID-19. He is presently undergoing treatment at Palakkad district hospital. The minister...

Film director P. Gopikumar no more

  Palakkad: Renowned film director P. Gopikumar passed away at a private hospital in Palakkad. He was 77. Gopikumar made his directorial debut in...

Akkitham receives Jnanpith award

Palakkad: Renowned Malayalam poet Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri was conferred with the Jnanpith award at Kumaranellur in Palakkad on Thursday.  ...

Lockdown imposed in Pattambi taluk, Nellaya panchayat

Palakkad: A lockdown has been imposed in Palakkad district’s Pattambi taluk and Nellaya panchayat due to surging cases of coronavirus, Minister...

23-day-old infant dies in Attappadi

Palakkad: Another infant death has been reported in Attappadi. The deceased was the 23-day-old daughter of Ranjith and Rajitha, residents of Kuttappa...

Jacob Thomas - Spends night in office on last day of retirement

Palakkad: Senior IPS officer Jacob Thomas slept in the office of Shornur Metal Industries on the last day of his service. Jacob who is retiring from ...

Survivors of TN bus crash recollect moments of horror

It was a 'black Thursday' for 48 passengers, majority of them Keralites, who travelled in a state-run bus that collided with a container lorry in Tir...

Kerala set to get 2 fab labs

Kerala will get two new fab labs when Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurates a mini and super version of the technical prototyping platform for ...

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 ...

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...

One more Maoist killed; death toll touches 4

One more Maoist is suspected to be dead in the ongoing operation by the specialised Thunderbolt squad near Attappadi in Palakkad, police said on Tues...

Outrage intensifies over acquittal in girls' death case

Two young girls, sisters, were found hanging in the same place in their single-room house in Walayar in Palakkad within a gap of three months. The el...

Suspected Maoist posters surface in Kerala hamlet

Posters, suspected to be put up by Maoists, surfaced on Monday near Attappady, one of the largest and most backward tribal hamlets in Kerala.The two ...

Six from TN, on way to Vavar mosque, held

Six people, including three women, who wanted to visit the famed Vavar mosque at Erumeli near the Sabarimala temple, have been arrested on charges of...

Sabarimala: Prohibitory orders imposed in Palakkad town

Prohibitory orders have been imposed in Palakkad town and Manjeswaram Taluk of Kasargod district in northern Kerala late on Thursday night after wide...

Another tribal infant dies in Attappadi

In yet another incident of tribal infant death, a three-day-old child, who choked while being breastfed and developed complications, died at a hospit...

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

With an aim to rebuild Kerala, devastated by unprecedented floods in August, NGO Habitat for Humanity India would build and repair 6,000 homes of tho...

Southern Railway becomes 'Unmanned Level Crossing Free Zone'

The Southern Railway said it has become 'Unmanned Level Crossing (UMLC) Free Zone', by implementing a 2010 policy decision, eliminating over 1,000 su...

Water level in Idukki dam rises; 'blue alert' issued

Death toll climbs to 62 in Rajamala landslide

Death toll climbs to 56 in Rajamala landslide

Rajamala disaster: Death toll rises to 49

Rajamala tragedy: Death toll rises to 22

Actor Unnikrishnan Namboothiri passes away

Kannur native dies of COVID-19

Sister Abhaya case verdict on Dec 22

EC freezes 'two-leaves' symbol of Kerala Congress (M)

Jose K. Mani faction decides to join LDF

Kerala govt decides to hand over Walayar case to CBI

Walayar sisters death: Parents seek CBI inquiry

Minister A.K Balan tests positive for COVID-19

Film director P. Gopikumar no more

Akkitham receives Jnanpith award

K.P Yohannan gets I-T notice

Sabarimala Sree Dharmasastha temple pooja timings

Two-month long Sabarimala pilgrimage begins

COVID-19: Stringent curbs for Sabarimala pilgrimage

Popular Finance fraud: Company owners nabbed