Friday, May 24, 2019


Kummanam Rajashekharan defeated by Sashi Tharoor

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

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

Case registered against BJP Kerala President for offensive remarks

Kerala Police has registered a case against BJP state President P.S Sreedharan Pillai for his alleged anti-Islam remarks. The case has been registere...

Defence minister conducts roadshow in T'puram

Women and children waved and shook hands with Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday as she participated in a roadshow criss-crossing coastal ...

Former additional chief secretary D. Babu Paul no more

Eminent scholar, writer and former additional chief secretary D. Babu Paul has passed away. He was 78. During his illustrious career, Babu Paul held ...

FIR filed against former Kerala Vigilance director

An FIR has been filed against former Kerala Vigilance director DGP Jacob Thomas in connection with a case of alleged corruption and misuse of office ...

Elephant tramples man to death in T'puram

A 67-yr-old man was trampled to death by a wild elephant at Kallar, about 45 km from Thiruvananthapuram, police said. The deceased, identified as Mal...

227 candidates in fray for LS polls from Kerala

A total of 227 candidates, including Congress president Rahul Gandhi, are in the fray for the 20 Lok Sabha constituencies in Kerala which goes to the...

Noted Malayalam dubbing artist Anandavally no more

Noted Malayalam dubbing artist Anandavally (62) passed away at a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday. The award-winning artist breathed ...

Shashi Tharoor has total assets of over Rs 35 cr

The affidavit filed by senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Monday while submitting his nomination papers for the Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha se...

Former ISRO Chairman Madhavan Nair gets death threat

Former ISRO chairman and BJP member G. Madhavan Nair has received death threat and a high-level probe was on into it, police said on Friday. The thre...

Hyatt to open 14 new hotels in India in 2 years

Chicago-headquartered Hyatt Hotels Corporation on Thursday announced plans to open more than 14 new properties in India over the next 24 months. The ...

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...

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...

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...

Amazon India partners with 'Kudumbashree' to empower women entrepreneurs

Amazon India on Wednesday signed an MoU with 'Kudumbashree', a poverty eradication and women empowerment programme implemented by the State Poverty E...

Protesting AAI personnel wear black at Governor’s function

  A section of employees under the banner of the Airports Authority Employees Union (AAEU) protested against the privatisation of the Thiruvanant...

TDB with Kerala govt on Sabarimala women's entry issue: Padmakumar

  A day after a row erupted over its stand on entry of young women at the Sabarimala temple, Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) President A. Padmaku...

Asia's oldest captive elephant dead

The oldest captive elephant in Asia and Guinness record holder, 88-year old Dakshayani, died at a care centre at nearby Pappanamcode. The end came on...

Kollam Thulasi surrenders before police

Malayalam actor Kollam Thulasi, who courted controversy over his anti women provocative remark during the Sabarimala protest, surrendered before poli...

Former KSRTC conductors hold symbolic 'shroud' protest

Sacked temporary bus conductors of the cash-strapped KSRTC on Monday lay down on the road in front of the state Secretariat wrapping themselves with ...

Tomin J. Thachankary removed as KSRTC MD

The Kerala government removed senior IPS officer Tomin J. Thachankary as the Managing Director of the crisis-hit Kerala State Road Transport Corporat...

Vizhinjam seaport will be completed on time: Kerala govt

  The Kerala government said construction of the much-awaited Vizhinjam International Seaport near Thiruvananthapuram would be completed in a 'ti...

Floods, Sabarimala protests rock Kerala in 2018

Sabarimala issue: Two more NSS offices under attack

Nun heckled, asked to leave Jalandhar priest's funeral

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Kerala bags most number of tourism awards

Muraleedharan to lock horns with Jayarajan in Vatakara

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

3 injured as country bomb explodes in Kozhikode

Row over 'Nipah' death toll in Kerala

Noted Malayalam poet M.N Paloor passes away

Three cyber police stations to be set up in Kerala

HC stays construction of unauthorised building in Munnar

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

Idukki reservoir water level falls

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi, says he 'divided' country

Murder charges slapped on P. Jayarajan in Shukoor case

SMiLE drive pays dividends in North Malabar tourism

Emotional reunion for Kerala couple after 72 yrs

Flight services likely between Hindon and Kannur

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

2 Youth Congress workers hacked to death in Kasaragod

SMiLE drive pays dividends in North Malabar tourism

Manjeshwar MLA P.B Abdul Razak dies of heart attack

Afghanistan deports ISIS sympathiser from Kerala: NIA

Vijayan rejects amicus curiae report on floods

PM inaugurates 13-km, two-lane Kollam bypass

PM slams LDF govt over Sabarimala issue

6 killed as car, bus collide head-on in Kollam

Alappad: A tale of lost land to mineral sand mining

Women get death threats for entering Sabarimala

Row over 'Nipah' death toll in Kerala

HC acquits accused in Chekannur Maulavi case

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

More evacuees return home in Malappuram

Suspected Maoist posters surface in Kerala hamlet

Six from TN, on way to Vavar mosque, held

Another tribal infant dies in Attappadi

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala