Kerala CPI(M)-led LDF sweeping victory in the local body polls

Thursday, December 17th, 2020

Kasaragod : The ruling CPI(M)-led LDF in Kerala is set for a sweeping victory in the local body polls, while the Bharatiya Janata Party appears to have made some satisfactory gains in Kerala. The Left Democratic Front is leading in more than 500 of the 941 grama panchayats, five of the six city corporations and […]

BJP stage protests resignation of Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Saturday, August 1st, 2020

Thiruvananthapuram : The lone BJP legislator in Kerala, O Rajagopal on Saturday began a one-day fast at the party’s state committee office demanding the chief minister’s resignation over the recent gold smuggling case. The fast is part of the protests by the BJP seeking the resignation of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan as he was “morally […]

Kerala reports 2 new COVID-19 cases after Air India flights arrived to Kerala

Saturday, May 9th, 2020
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Thiruvananthapuram: Two Indians, who were among the 363 brought back from Abu Dhabi and Dubai via special Air India flights that landed in Kerala on Thursday, have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said this evening during his daily press briefings. One of the infected individuals is being treated in Kozhikode, […]

Kerala reports 9 more positive cases of coronavirus, 7 from Kasaragod

Friday, April 3rd, 2020

Kasargod:  Kerala reported nine new cases of coronavirus on Friday, with seven from the worst affected Kasaragod district, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said. Besides, Kasaragod, one case each was detected from Thrissur and Idukki, he told reporters after a COVID-19 review meeting this evening. Currently, 251 people are under treatment for the virus in the […]

COVID 19- 8 more positive cases reported in Kasaragod

Thursday, April 2nd, 2020
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Kasargod: Kerala reported 21 new cases of coronavirus with eight from the worst affected Kasaragod district, taking the tally of active patients to 256, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said on Thursday. Besides, Kasaragod, five positive cases have been detected from Idukki, two from Kollam and one each from Thiruvananthapuram, Pathanamthitta, Thrissur, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Kannur, […]

Sabarimala Temple to close on Monday 10 pm, Media Warned of Attacks

Monday, October 22nd, 2018

Sabarimala : The Sabarimala temple will close on Monday at 10 pm after the five-day puja. The shrine had opened on October 18, first time after the Supreme Court’s landmark verdict, allowing women in menstruating age groups to enter the temple. In the last four days, nine women in the 10-50 age groups have been […]

Tension prevails in Nilackal ahead of Sabarimala’s opening; police evict protesters

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Kerala: Tension prevailed Wednesday morning in Kerala’s Nilackal, the main gateway to Sabarimala, after the police used force to disperse devotees opposing the entry of girls and women of menstrual age into the hill shrine. Acting tough, the police, deployed in large numbers in Nilackal, some 20 kms away from the Sabarimala hilltop, also removed […]

Kerala continues to reel under floods

Monday, August 13th, 2018

Kerala: Fresh rains lashed several parts of Kerala today as the state continued to reel under the impact of unprecedented floods, even as the weatherman issued a warning cautioning fishermen against venturing into the sea, officials said. Some respite appeared on the horizon for the worst-hit Idduki hill district where the water in the Idukki […]

Rs. 10 crore worth relief material to flood-hit Kerala from Karnataka

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Bengaluru: Rs 10 crore worth relief materials has been rushed to the neighbouring flood-hit Kerala by Karnataka following heavy monsoon rains revealed an official statement on Thursday. “Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy directed state Chief Secretary T.M. Vijaya Bhaskar to rush relief materials and a team of doctors to Kerala, reeling under heavy rains and flash […]

Nipah: Kerala govt’s gesture to health personnel who helped

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

Thiruvananthapuram: In appreciation of their exemplary service in containing the deadly Nipah virus outbreak, the Kerala government today decided to give an additional increment to about 61 government health personnel in Kozhikode and Malappuram districts. The decision in this regard was taken at a cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The government’s gesture […]