Kerala woman who converted to Islam claims 'Muslim friends misguided her'

Kerala woman who converted to Islam claims 'Muslim friends misguided her'

From a woman clad in hijab in July to appearing with a bindi and kumkum on her forehead now, she said that she was told that 'it was stupid to worship a stone, an idol."

Sep 23, 2017, 14:21 PM IST

National Investigation Agency raids Kerala engineer's home on suspicion of IS links

The NIA is following a lead based on a case registered in March against eight IS supporters who held a secret meeting in Kanakamala near Kannur. Barring one, the rest have been arrested.


Aug 04, 2017, 11:38 AM IST

Army to construct Bailey bridge in Kerala

In a first of its kind effort in Kerala, the Indian Army will build a Bailey bridge in Enathu, an army official said on Friday.

Feb 10, 2017, 17:17 PM IST
Castro was an inspiration for Kerala Communists

Castro was an inspiration for Kerala Communists

Fidel Castro ruled Cuba as a one-party state for almost half a century before handing over power to his brother Raul in 2008.

Nov 26, 2016, 15:51 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of Kollam's Puttingal temple blast

Watch this special segment and get to know, how ignorance turns the fate of pilgrims in Puttingal temple?
To know more watch this full video here.

Apr 12, 2016, 00:23 AM IST
Amjad Ali Khan's plan to start music school gets momentum

Amjad Ali Khan's plan to start music school gets momentum

 Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan's wish to start an international school of music in Kerala got the momentum with state government identifying the land for the mega project.

Jan 22, 2015, 19:20 PM IST

Antony wary of BJP but not of Kiran Bedi

Senior Congress leader AK Antony has said that he is not wary of former IPS officer Kiran Bedi joining the politics, rather apprehensive of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Jan 18, 2015, 13:09 PM IST
Actress Shobhana disapproves 'Kiss Of Love' campaign

Actress Shobhana disapproves 'Kiss Of Love' campaign

 Actress Shobhana today indicated her disapproval of the "Kiss Of Love" campaign against moral policing, saying kissing is a personal matter.

Dec 08, 2014, 20:37 PM IST

Jayalakshmi: The new singing sensation!

9-year-old girl Jayalakshmi from Kerela is blessed with the rare talent- the voice of a nightingale.This little girl came into limelight when a video showcasing her singing Lata Mangeshkar’s Satyam

Nov 25, 2014, 15:56 PM IST
Bollywood celebs tweet `Happy Onam`

Bollywood celebs tweet `Happy Onam`

Onam is celebrated to mark the return of legendary King Mahabali to Kerala who was loved by his subjects for being a just and benevolent ruler.

Sep 07, 2014, 12:41 PM IST

Students, cops hurt as SFI march turns violent in Kerela

A protest march taken out by the CPI(M)`s youth wing SFI against the UDF Government`s move to grant autonomy to several colleges in Kerala turned violent on Wednesday, resulting in injuries to some student activists and police personnel, police said.

Jan 08, 2014, 17:27 PM IST

Kasturirangan report heats up Kerala Assembly

The G Kasturirangan committee report is likely to create a flap during the current assembly session as 13 legislators walked out and sat on a day-long fast in front of the Assembly Tuesday.

Jan 07, 2014, 18:02 PM IST

Moved by people`s suffering, Chandy says how lucky we are

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said he was "moved beyond words" upon listening to people`s grievances during his recent mass contact programme in the state.

Dec 22, 2013, 13:51 PM IST

Doctors, nurses gets one year imprisonment for negligence in Kerela

A Fast Track Court on Wednesday sentenced three doctors and equal number of nurses besides a nursing assistant of a private hospital in the district to one year imprisonment in a case connected with the death of a woman following laparoscopic surgery in 2006.

Dec 18, 2013, 19:34 PM IST

Congress leader K Sadirikoya passes away

Senior Congress leader and prominent trade unionist K Sadirikoya died after a prolonged illness at his residence on Sunday, family sources said.

Dec 15, 2013, 10:06 AM IST

Chandy predicts victory for UDF in Kerala

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday expressed confidence that the ruling Congress-led UDF in the state would achieve success in the coming Lok Sabha elections.

Dec 11, 2013, 17:39 PM IST

Kerela: Court rejects DGP`s plea for shifting accused in murder case

A court here today rejected Kerala DGP (Prison) Alexander Jacob`s plea for shifting the five accused in the RMP leader TP Chandrasekharan murder case to Central Jail in Thiruvananthapuram from District Jail here, after they were found using Facebook, using mobile phones in their possession.

Dec 04, 2013, 19:44 PM IST

Oommen Chandy declines to be drawn into prison issue

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today declined to be drawn into the wordy duel between a section of Congress leaders and State Home Minister Thiruvanchur Radhakrishnan over breach of prison rules by some accused in a political murder case, lodged in Kozhikode jail.

Dec 04, 2013, 14:33 PM IST

Global tender for Vizhinjam port floated

The Kerala government on Wednesday floated a global tender to decide on a private partner for the Rs 5,000-crore Vizhinjam International Deepwater Multipurpose Searport near here.

Dec 04, 2013, 13:46 PM IST

IT professional raped in Kerela resort; search on for culprits

A 40-year old woman IT professional from Bangalore was allegedly raped at a backwater island resort near here and police are on the lookout for two persons involved in the incident.

Dec 01, 2013, 15:47 PM IST