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Kerala rains: Schools, colleges in 7 districts to remain shut on Monday

Kerala rains: Schools, colleges in 7 districts to remain shut on Monday

While Kerala University has postponed all its examinations scheduled for July 21, 2018, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) will function on Monday.

Jul 15, 2018, 20:22 PM IST
Qatar Airways flight damages lights at runway during landing in Cochin, all safe

Qatar Airways flight damages lights at runway during landing in Cochin, all safe

The flight hit the lights installed at the runway while landing but no one was injured.

Jul 13, 2018, 09:00 AM IST
Senior Congress leader, ex-Meghalaya Governor MM Jacob dead at 92

Senior Congress leader, ex-Meghalaya Governor MM Jacob dead at 92

Jacob, 92, had been suffering from age-related illnesses, according to the sources. 

Jul 08, 2018, 12:46 PM IST
Class 5 student expelled from madrasa for wearing 'bindi' in Kerala, father's Facebook post goes viral

Class 5 student expelled from madrasa for wearing 'bindi' in Kerala, father's Facebook post goes viral

The action by the madrasa was reportedly taken after some fringe elements questioned her 'bindi'. 

Jul 07, 2018, 08:40 AM IST
Sexual assault case: Kottayam court records statement of nun, who alleged rape, unnatural sex

Sexual assault case: Kottayam court records statement of nun, who alleged rape, unnatural sex

A court near here has recorded the statement of a nun who has alleged rape and unnatural sex by a Jalandhar-based Bishop of the Roman Catholic Church.

Jul 06, 2018, 11:05 AM IST
Kerala students' union calls for state-wide education bandh on Wednesday

Kerala students' union calls for state-wide education bandh on Wednesday

Media reports suggest that the police conducted a lathi charge after the students' union workers started throwing stones targetting the police personnel.

Jul 04, 2018, 13:29 PM IST
Kochi: Maharaja College student stabbed to death allegedly by Campus Front of India members

Kochi: Maharaja College student stabbed to death allegedly by Campus Front of India members

One more student has also been critically injured in the attack. 

Jul 02, 2018, 11:34 AM IST
Body of 'heartbroken' Lionel Messi fan from Kerala, who went missing after Argentina's loss to Croatia, recovered

Body of 'heartbroken' Lionel Messi fan from Kerala, who went missing after Argentina's loss to Croatia, recovered

The body of the 30-year-old Binu Alex has been found near Illikkal Bridge in Kottayam.

Jun 24, 2018, 16:31 PM IST
'Heartbroken' Lionel Messi fan from Kerala goes missing after Argentina lose to Croatia, suicide note found

'Heartbroken' Lionel Messi fan from Kerala goes missing after Argentina lose to Croatia, suicide note found

Binu Alex, a die-hard Lionel Messi fan, was disappointed ever since Argentina was mauled by Croatia 3-0 in one of the matches of the ongoing FIFA World Cup soccer tournament.  

Jun 22, 2018, 18:18 PM IST
Watch: Massive floods cause havoc in Kerala, 5 dead, several trapped

Watch: Massive floods cause havoc in Kerala, 5 dead, several trapped

At five persons were dead and several trapped in their homes and landslides as floods caused due to incessant rains caused havoc in the southern state of Kerala. 

Jun 14, 2018, 13:39 PM IST
Northeast reels under floods, thousands rendered homeless; IMD predicts more showers till June 15

Northeast reels under floods, thousands rendered homeless; IMD predicts more showers till June 15

Incessant rains lashing several parts of Kerala claimed two more lives on Wednesday, taking the toll in rain related incidents to 23.

Jun 13, 2018, 22:18 PM IST
13 die in rain-related incidents in Kerala in two days

13 die in rain-related incidents in Kerala in two days

As the South-West monsoon remains active, most parts of Kerala have been receiving rains in the past few days.

Jun 10, 2018, 23:11 PM IST
Congress bows to pressure, gives lone Rajya Sabha seat to Kerala Congress

Congress bows to pressure, gives lone Rajya Sabha seat to Kerala Congress

The decision to field Jose K Mani as Rajya Sabha candidate was announced hours after the party led by veteran leader KM Mani rejoined the UDF after a two-year hiatus.

Jun 09, 2018, 08:12 AM IST
Congress gets estranged KC(Mani) back into UDF fold with Rajya Sabha seat

Congress gets estranged KC(Mani) back into UDF fold with Rajya Sabha seat

Congress' Ramesh Chennithala said the KC(M) was part of the UDF for 43 years and due to certain issues they decided to opt out about two years back.

Jun 07, 2018, 23:24 PM IST
Heavy rains lash Kerala as southwest monsoon becomes active

Heavy rains lash Kerala as southwest monsoon becomes active

The Southwest Monsoon hit the state on May 28, marking the arrival of the rainy season in the country, private weather forecasting agency Skymet had said.

Jun 07, 2018, 17:15 PM IST
No ambulance available, pregnant woman carried to hospital on makeshift cloth stretcher

No ambulance available, pregnant woman carried to hospital on makeshift cloth stretcher

The hospital claimed that the patient`s relatives did not wait for the ambulance to arrive, and decided to carry her on their shoulders.

Jun 07, 2018, 13:59 PM IST
Going beyond call of duty, doctor performs last rites of those killed by Nipah virus

Going beyond call of duty, doctor performs last rites of those killed by Nipah virus

Nipah virus has claimed 17 lives -- 14 in Kozhikode and 3 in neighboring Malappuram since its outbreak last month.

Jun 06, 2018, 16:18 PM IST
Kerala MLA wears mask, gloves to Assembly, demands better fight against Nipah virus

Kerala MLA wears mask, gloves to Assembly, demands better fight against Nipah virus

Opposition MLA Parakkal Abdulla, of the United Democratic Front, triggered a war of words between the ruling LDF and opposition UDF members by walking the floor with mask and gloves.

Jun 05, 2018, 08:51 AM IST
Chengannur bypoll: Cong mouthpiece calls for leadership change

Chengannur bypoll: Cong mouthpiece calls for leadership change

In further embarrassment to the Congress in Kerala, which faced a debacle in the recent Chengannur bypoll, 'Veekshanam,' its mouthpiece, today came out against factionalism in the party and called

Jun 02, 2018, 15:46 PM IST
CPI-M's Saji Cherian wins Kerala bypoll with record margin

CPI-M's Saji Cherian wins Kerala bypoll with record margin

The bypolls necessitated by the death of sitting CPI-M MLA K.K. Ramachandran Nair, was held on May 28.

May 31, 2018, 12:31 PM IST

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