Security guard murder case: Police Officer suspended

A senior police official who initially probed the death of a security guard in Thrissur after being assaulted by a Kerala-based businessman was on Thursday suspended for alleged lapses in the investigation.

As pilgrims throng, collections go up in Sabarimala temple

As the festival season at Kerala's Sabarimala temple crossed the halfway mark, the total collections have gone up by Rs 14 crore to Rs 141 crore as compared to the peak festival season last year, according to temple authorities.

Kerala issues red alert in three districts after bird flu scare

 A red alert has been declared in Alappuzha, Pathanamthitta and Kottayam districts of Kerala following an outbreak of avian influenza in the Kuttanadu area.

Sabarimala festival season begins on a high

Five days after the famed Sabarimala temple opened this season, collections recorded have gone up by 22 percent as compared with the same period last year, according to temple authorities.

Sabarimala season to get five million pilgrims

Nearly five million pilgrims are expected to visit the revered Ayyappa temple here when it opens Monday for a two-month pilgrimage season, officials said.

Heavy rains in Kerala leave 7 dead, cause extensive damage

Heavy rains that have lashed Kerala for the past three days have left seven people dead and caused huge damage to property in many districts, officials said.

Man brutally kills two minor nephews over property dispute

In a shocking incident, two boys of six and two years of age were murdered allegedly by their paternal uncle in front of their mother and grandmother in a village in Kerala`s Pathanamthitta District on Sunday.

HC stays construction work at Aranmula airport

Kerala High Court on Monday stayed for two weeks the construction activities of the proposed international airport at Aranmula in Pathanamthitta district.

Sabarimala pilgrimage season begins today

Sabarimala temple pilgrimage season is all set to begin when the sanctum sanctorum opens on Friday. The pilgrimage season coincides with the first day of Malayalam month `Vrishickam`.

Protest continue against Kerala`s fifth airport

As protests against the setting up of a private airport at Aranmula in Kerala`s Pathanamthitta district go on, promoters of the greenfield project have dismissed the allegation of land grab.