BJP chief Amit Shah to attend party meet to review Kerala Assembly election result

BJP chief Amit Shah to attend party meet to review Kerala Assembly election result

A two-day leadership meeting of BJP will be held here from Wednesday to review the results of the May 16 Assembly elections in which the party opened its account in the state legislature.

Kerala: One injured in low-intensity blast at Kollam Collectorate

The police have suggested that the explosion was well planned. 

Monsoon onset over Kerala delayed by a week, will hit state on June 7

Monsoon onset over Kerala delayed by a week, will hit state on June 7

Onset of monsoon over Kerala is likely to be delayed by six days beyond its scheduled date of June 1, India Meteorological Department (IMD) said in its latest forecast today.

Rajnath Singh to campaign in Kerala for two days from today

Rajnath Singh to campaign in Kerala for two days from today

Election to the 140-member Kerala Assembly will take place on May 16.

Stop spending money on festivities; focus on education, healthcare: RSS to temples

Stop spending money on festivities; focus on education, healthcare: RSS to temples

A huge stock of fireworks exploded before dawn on April 10 at the Puttingal Devi temple at Paravur town near Kollam, killing 114 people and injuring some 350 others.

Three more arrested in Kerala temple fire tragedy case

Three more persons were arrested today by Crime Branch officials in connection with the Puttingal Devi temple fireworks tragedy that claimed 108 lives.

Thrissur Pooram festival celebrated with grandeur - Watch video

Thrissur Pooram festival celebrated with grandeur - Watch video

The Thrissur Pooram festival is being celebrated in Kerala with grandeur.

A week after fire tragedy, Kerala's Puttingal temple reopens for devotees

A week after fire tragedy, Kerala's Puttingal temple reopens for devotees

The Puttingal Devi temple here where a fireworks disaster killed 114 people opened on Sunday to devotees for the first time after a week. With devotees looking on, temple priest Unnikrishnan Nampoothiri opened the temple and offered the customary prayers, residents said.

Thrissur Pooram will be celebrated in line with HC guidelines: Chandy

Thrissur Pooram will be celebrated in line with the guidelines issued by the High Court to ensure safety and security and without losing the essence of its tradition, beauty and culture, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Friday.

Kerala Police Chief had objected to PM Modi, Rahul's visit to Puttingal Devi Temple

Kerala Police Chief had objected to PM Modi, Rahul's visit to Puttingal Devi Temple

At least 113 people have been killed and scores injured after a huge stock of firecrackers went up in flames in Puttingal Devi Temple premises.

Kerala High Court allows low-decibel fireworks in Pooram festival

Kerala High Court allows low-decibel fireworks in Pooram festival

The Kerala High Court on Thursday allowed low-decibel fireworks display during the ongoing Pooram festival in Thrissur.

Thrissur Pooram festival in Kerala to be called off? Decision today

Thrissur Pooram festival in Kerala to be called off? Decision today

Thrissur is best known for its Pooram festival and it is the most colourful and spectacular temple festivals of Kerala.

Kollam temple fire: Team to assess damage caused by Kerala tragedy today

Kollam temple fire: Team to assess damage caused by Kerala tragedy today

At least 113 people were killed and scores injured after a huge stock of firecrackers went up in flames in Puttingal Devi temple premises.

Kerala temple tragedy: Man believed dead is alive; wrong body cremated

A 29-year-old man, believed to have died in the Puttingal fire tragedy, turned out be alive after a body cremated by his family was actually that of someone else.

Kerala fire: Wells near Puttingal Temple may have chemicals, human body parts; locals asked to stay away

Kerala fire: Wells near Puttingal Temple may have chemicals, human body parts; locals asked to stay away

 People living near the Puttingal Devi temple in Puruvoor have been asked not to drink water from the wells in the area, as per a media report.

Union Cabinet pays homage to victims of Kerala temple tragedy

The Union Cabinet which met here on Wednesday paid homage to those killed in the temple fire tragedy in Kollam on Sunday.

Team to assess damage caused by Kerala temple tragedy

Three Kerala ministers will head a team of experts to study the destruction caused to civilian property due to the deadly fireworks show at a temple in Kollam.

Kerala CM Chandy attacks Left for 'playing politics' after Kollam temple tragedy

Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday attacked the Left for trying to score brownie points following the horrific tragedy in a Kerala temple.

Kollam tragedy: DNA testing to identify those killed in Puttingal temple fire

Kollam tragedy: DNA testing to identify those killed in Puttingal temple fire

DNA testing procedures to identify bodies of 13 persons charred beyond recognition in the Puttingal Devi temple tragedy at Kollam will be carried out at the Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Bio Technology (RGCB) here.