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Tamil Nadu accident: Kerala State Road Transport Corporation to conduct inquiry

Tamil Nadu accident: Kerala State Road Transport Corporation to conduct inquiry

The bus with 48 passengers owned by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation was on its way to Ernakulam in Kerala from Bengaluru in Karnataka when the mishap occurred.

Feb 20, 2020, 17:30 PM IST
Bihari migrant woman finishes on top in Malayalam literacy exam in Kerala

Bihari migrant woman finishes on top in Malayalam literacy exam in Kerala

Romiya Kathur, hailing from a nondescript village in Bihar, scored the first rank with full 100 marks in the examination held by the Kerala State Literacy Mission Authority recently.

Feb 16, 2020, 10:36 AM IST
Kerala court summons Ravi Shankar Prasad in defamation case filed by Shashi Tharoor

Kerala court summons Ravi Shankar Prasad in defamation case filed by Shashi Tharoor

Tharoor had in December 2018 filed a defamation case against Prasad for allegedly making derogatory remarks in connection with his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death.

Feb 15, 2020, 17:14 PM IST
In major organisational rejig, JP Nadda replaces BJP state chiefs in MP, Kerala and Sikkim

In major organisational rejig, JP Nadda replaces BJP state chiefs in MP, Kerala and Sikkim

It is to be noted that the recent rejig has come after the poor show of the party in Delhi Assembly election, where it could not get into the double-digit.

Feb 15, 2020, 13:06 PM IST
Rent a car facility to be launched at 4 Railway stations in Kerala

Rent a car facility to be launched at 4 Railway stations in Kerala

The project is being operationalised by IndusGo Pvt Ltd, an online booking and payment system which will be provided by the service provider Indus through their website Indusgo.In.

Feb 11, 2020, 19:14 PM IST
Test result of first Coronavirus positive case in Kerala comes out negative

Test result of first Coronavirus positive case in Kerala comes out negative

According to the state health department as of now, 34 people are in isolation wards across various hospitals in the state.

Feb 10, 2020, 19:02 PM IST
Two robberies in Mangaluru-bound trains

Two robberies in Mangaluru-bound trains

Railway police officials said the robbery on the Chennai-Mangaluru train had taken place between Tirupur and Tirur.  

Feb 08, 2020, 15:20 PM IST
Kerala government withdraws 'state disaster' status given to Coronavirus

Kerala government withdraws 'state disaster' status given to Coronavirus

On February 3, the state government had declared the virus as a state disaster. Health Minister KK Shailaja had said, "Kerala today declared the n-coronavirus as a state disaster. We want to

Feb 07, 2020, 19:06 PM IST
Baseless and condemnable: Pinarayi Vijayan slams PM Modi's ''supporting anarchy'' remark

Baseless and condemnable: Pinarayi Vijayan slams PM Modi's ''supporting anarchy'' remark

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his remark alleging that the Left government in the State was supporting anarchy in other parts of the

Feb 07, 2020, 14:24 PM IST
Kerala Budget depicts Mahatma Gandhi's assassination to protest against NRC

Kerala Budget depicts Mahatma Gandhi's assassination to protest against NRC

 The cover page of the Kerala Budget document carried a painting by a Malayalam artist about Mahatma Gandhi's assasinaation.

Feb 07, 2020, 14:03 PM IST
Kerala declares Coronavirus as state disaster after three cases confirmed positive

Kerala declares Coronavirus as state disaster after three cases confirmed positive

Health Minister KK Shailaja on Monday had said, "Kerala today declared the n-coronavirus as a state disaster. We want to strengthen our surveillance system and precautionary measures."

Feb 04, 2020, 06:46 AM IST
Sabarimala temple case: Supreme Court to hear scope of judicial review today

Sabarimala temple case: Supreme Court to hear scope of judicial review today

CJI SA Bobde said earlier that the court will examine the matter and hear the scope of judicial review on the point of religious faith and women's rights.

Feb 03, 2020, 09:04 AM IST
17 injured during pyrotechnic display at Kerala temple

17 injured during pyrotechnic display at Kerala temple

The police had not given permission for the pyrotechnic display. So, the same was conducted after approaching the High Court.

Jan 30, 2020, 12:12 PM IST
Tricolour in mosques, 700 km long human chain on Republic Day in Kerala

Tricolour in mosques, 700 km long human chain on Republic Day in Kerala

The human chain, which will be organised by the ruling CPI-M, will run from Kasargode till the state capital. The top brass of the Left Democratic Front (LDF) government along with prominent civil

Jan 25, 2020, 16:30 PM IST
Kerala Congress serves notice to discuss recall of Governor

Kerala Congress serves notice to discuss recall of Governor

The new session of the Kerala Assembly is slated to begin on Wednesday (January 29).  

Jan 25, 2020, 14:52 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi writes to Centre for development of spice park in Wayanad

Rahul Gandhi writes to Centre for development of spice park in Wayanad

In a letter to Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal, Rahul said that Wayanad is a major production centre for coffee and spices in Kerala. It is the largest producer of turmeric and the

Jan 18, 2020, 16:59 PM IST
Historian Ramachandra Guha calls Rahul Gandhi 'fifth-generation' dynast, hails PM Narendra Modi

Historian Ramachandra Guha calls Rahul Gandhi 'fifth-generation' dynast, hails PM Narendra Modi

Guha praised PM Modi and said that he is incredibly hard-working and never takes holidays in Europe.

Jan 18, 2020, 10:33 AM IST
BJP, VHP slam controversial Kerala tourism advertisement on beef dish

BJP, VHP slam controversial Kerala tourism advertisement on beef dish

Reacting to this, VHP's Vinod Bansal lashed out at the Kerala government alleging that it is hurtful for cow worshippers and demanded strong action. "The tweet from Kerala’s tourism ministry has hurt

Jan 17, 2020, 13:55 PM IST
Kerala becomes first state to move Supreme Court against Citizenship Amendment Act

Kerala becomes first state to move Supreme Court against Citizenship Amendment Act

In its petition, the Kerala government has said that the CAA should be declared violative of Articles 14, 21 and 25 of the Constitution and the basic structure of secularism in India.

Jan 14, 2020, 11:02 AM IST
Sabarimala case: 9-judge Supreme Court bench to hear temple entry review pleas today

Sabarimala case: 9-judge Supreme Court bench to hear temple entry review pleas today

Earlier in 2018, the apex court had allowed girls and women of all age groups to visit the Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala in Kerala, following which a batch of review petitions was filed. 

Jan 13, 2020, 08:38 AM IST