Thursday, January 24, 2019


Mata Amritanandamayi says Sabarimala incidents 'unfortunate'

Describing the recent incidents in Sabarimala as 'unfortunate', Mata Amritanandamayi said temples are the pillars of our culture and if they are dest...

SC directs Kerala police to grant security to 2 women who entered Sabarimala shrine

The Supreme Court directed the Kerala police on Friday to provide round-the-clock security to two women who had entered the Sabarimala temple. A benc...

Music composer S. Balakrishnan no more

Well-known Malayalam film music composer S. Balakrishnan died at Chennai, his family sources said on Thursday. He was suffering from cancer, the sour...

LDF to take out Kerala march ahead of LS polls

The ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) and the opposition Congress-led United Democratic Front on Thursday held their leadership meetings ahead of th...

PM offers prayers at Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday offered prayers at the centuries-old Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram, known as one of the 1...

'Misuse' of disaster relief fund: Kerala Lokayukta admits plea

The Kerala Lokayukta has admitted a complaint alleging misuse of Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund (CMDRF) and issued notice to Pinarayi Vijayan ...

Renowned director Lenin Rajendran passes away

Eminent Malayalam filmmaker and chairman of the Kerala Film Development Corporation, Lenin Rajendran, died at a private hospital in Chennai on Monday...

Member of Guru Satam gang arrested from Kerala

A member of the Guru Satam gang who allegedly ran 'hawala' business in Hong Kong was arrested by the Mumbai police's Crime Branch from Kerala on Wedn...

SBI treasury branch at T'puram attacked

Parts of Kerala continued to be in disarray on Wednesday with trains blocked and a SBI branch vandalised while in Karnataka an effigy of the Prime Mi...

Workshop on rebuilding Kerala

The TKM College of Engineering hosted a two-day international workshop in Trivandrum, in partnership with the Leeds University, U.K, on rebuilding a ...

Stray incidents of violence continue to rock Kerala

  Stray incidents of violence continued to be reported in Kerala, which turned into a war zone over the entry of women of menstruating age in Sab...

Vizhinjam project: Judicial Commission submits report

The Judicial Commission appointed by the state government to look into alleged lapses in the Rs 7,525 crore Vizhinjam Port project Monday submitted i...

LDF inducts 4 new allies ahead of LS polls

Seeking to widen its political base ahead of the coming Lok Sabha polls, the ruling CPI(M)-led Left Democratic Front on Wednesday inducted four more ...

'Ayyappa Jyothies' lit across the state

Thousands of people lit 'Ayyappa Jyothies' (lamps) across Kerala from the northern Kasaragod district to the state capital down south on Wednesday ev...

Won't use govt money for 'Wall of Women', says Vijayan

A day after the LDF government rejected the allegations of fund diversion for the proposed 'Vanitha Mathil' ('Wall of Women') in the Kerala High Cour...

PM Modi to address two rallies in Kerala

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address BJP workers at a public meeting in Pathanamthitta, the central Kerala district where the Sabarimala Lord Ay...

Trade organisations in Kerala to observe 2019 as 'anti-hartal year'

Over 35 trade organisations in Kerala came together against the rampant strike calls by various political parties in the state and decided to observe...

In a first, Kerala captive jumbos get own genetic IDs

For the first time in the country, captive jumbos in Kerala have now got their own genetic IDs, thanks to an unique DNA database initiative of the st...

Sunanda case: Court directs police to hand over documents to Tharoor

A court in New Delhi directed Delhi Police on Tuesday to hand over certain documents to Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, accused in a case related to ...

Kerala Assembly adjourned for 8th straight day

The Kerala Assembly was adjourned for the eighth consecutive day on Wednesday with the opposition Congress-led UDF disrupting proceedings over the Sa...

BJP's 'secretariat march' over Sabarimala issue turns violent

The BJP's 'secretariat march' over the Sabarimala issue on Monday turned violent, prompting police to use water cannon and tear gas to disperse the p...

Tharoor files criminal defamation case against Ravi Shankar Prasad

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has filed a criminal defamation complaint against Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad for calling him an “acc...

Actor Karakulam Chandran no more

Noted serial actor, playwright and theatre artist, Karakulam Chandran passed away on Friday morning. He was 68. Chandran is survived by his wife Susa...

Curtains to go up on IFFK tomorrow

  The capital is all set to host the International Film Festival of Kerala, which will kick off in the city on Friday. According to officials, la...

Bars and beer parlours to sell FMFL, wines

  Foreign-made foreign liquor (FMFL) and wines will now be made available in bars as well as beer and wine parlours in the state. Excise Commissi...

Stormy proceedings in Assembly over nepotism charges against K.T Jaleel

The Kerala Assembly saw a heated exchange between the treasury and Opposition benches on Tuesday on the subject of nepotism allegations against Minis...

BJP launches indefinite relay fast on Sabarimala issue

Launching the second phase of its agitation on the Sabarimala issue, the Kerala BJP on Monday began an indefinite relay fast in Thiruvananthapuram fr...

Ramesh Chennithala files graft plaint against Vijayan

Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala moved a vigilance court in Thiruvananthapuram and sought a probe against Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan an...

LDF bags 21 seats, UDF 12 in local body polls

The ruling CPI(M)-led Left Democratic Front (LDF) in Kerala bagged 21 of the 39 seats in the keenly fought by-polls to the local bodies. The Congress...

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

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

Syro-Malabar church to take action against priests, nuns

India's largest startup ecosystem inaugurated in Kochi

Syro-Malabar Church to set up internal committees

Sabarimala meant for devotees, says Kerala HC

Law & order has collapsed in Kerala: UDF

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

Idukki reservoir water level falls

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

Kerala misrepresenting Central aid: PS Sreedharan Pillai

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

PDP leader Maudani's mother dies

Elephant tramples Sabarimala pilgrim to death

Hadiya's father joins BJP

Gwalior Bishop Thomas Thennatt dies in car accident

Court says Kevin was a victim of 'honour killing'

We will stand firmly with Ayyappa devotees: NSS chief

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

Leftist leader Simon Britto no more

PM Modi to address two rallies in Kerala

Rs 35 lakh looted from 2 ATMs in Kerala

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Kerala youth arrested by NIA in 2-yr-old ISIS case

Senior Congress leader M.I Shanavas passes away

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Kerala bags most number of tourism awards

Church withdraws restrictions imposed on Sister Lucy