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Kerala: Kochi residents hit by smoke from major fire at plastic waste plant

Kerala: Kochi residents hit by smoke from major fire at plastic waste plant

The fire tender units of the Fire force and the Navy took part in the operation which ended this morning.

Feb 23, 2019, 19:13 PM IST
Amit Shah attacks proposed grand alliance of Oppn, calls it a front to grab power

Amit Shah attacks proposed grand alliance of Oppn, calls it a front to grab power

Shah asked the people of Kerala to give an opportunity for the Narendra Modi-led government to make the state the best in the country. 

Feb 22, 2019, 19:18 PM IST
Kerala: Minor fire breaks out at private hospital, no casualties

Kerala: Minor fire breaks out at private hospital, no casualties

Thick black smoke billowed following the sound of an explosion from the office block.

Feb 22, 2019, 18:01 PM IST
Kerala: Two students arrested, booked under sedition for raising pro-Pakistan slogans at govt college

Kerala: Two students arrested, booked under sedition for raising pro-Pakistan slogans at govt college

The arrested students have been booked under sedition charges for their alleged raising of pro-Pakistani posters at the campus, said an ANI report. 

Feb 22, 2019, 17:49 PM IST
Kerala CPI-M leader sent to police custody in murder case

Kerala CPI-M leader sent to police custody in murder case

A Kerala court on Wednesday sent CPI-M leader A. Peethamabaran, accused in the murder of two Youth Congress workers in the Kasargode district on Sunday, to 7-day police custody.

Feb 20, 2019, 20:04 PM IST
Kerala CM inaugurates KP-BOT - first humanoid police robot in India

Kerala CM inaugurates KP-BOT - first humanoid police robot in India

KP-bot will perform duties at the front office of police headquarters. 

Feb 20, 2019, 07:42 AM IST
CPI(M) local leader held in Youth Congress activists' killing

CPI(M) local leader held in Youth Congress activists' killing

Stating that the CPI(M) never promoted violence, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and the party state leadership had earlier said it had no role in the killings.

Feb 20, 2019, 00:26 AM IST
Amid row over 'selfie' at CRPF jawan's funeral, Union Minister KJ Alphons lodges complaint with Kerala DGP

Amid row over 'selfie' at CRPF jawan's funeral, Union Minister KJ Alphons lodges complaint with Kerala DGP

The Minister said that it was both "uncharitable", "unbecoming and illegal" to spread false news regarding a sensitive issue involving a jawan who laid down his life for the nation.

Feb 18, 2019, 10:07 AM IST
Two youth Congress workers hacked to death by unidentified assailants in Kerala's Kasaragod

Two youth Congress workers hacked to death by unidentified assailants in Kerala's Kasaragod

The youth party workers have been identified as Kripesh and Sarath Lal.

Feb 17, 2019, 23:24 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath hits out at Kerala government over Sabarimala issue

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath hits out at Kerala government over Sabarimala issue

The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister accused the Kerala government of acting against the believers and trying to "destroy" their faith.

Feb 14, 2019, 22:10 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath slams Kerala government over Sabarimala issue

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath slams Kerala government over Sabarimala issue

The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister accused the Kerala government of acting against the believers and trying to "destroy" their faith.

Feb 14, 2019, 22:10 PM IST
Kerala Muslim cleric sexually assaults minor after luring her to forest, booked

Kerala Muslim cleric sexually assaults minor after luring her to forest, booked

A case under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act was registered against him on Tuesday, based on the mosque committee's statement.

Feb 13, 2019, 13:45 PM IST
Kerala: Sabarimala reopens for monthly pujas amid heavy security

Kerala: Sabarimala reopens for monthly pujas amid heavy security

Despite security arrangements, a large number of devotees, including those from neighbouring states, turned up to offer prayers when the shrine was opened at 5 pm.

Feb 12, 2019, 18:31 PM IST
Kerala CPI(M) MLA calls woman IAS officer one 'without brains'

Kerala CPI(M) MLA calls woman IAS officer one 'without brains'

Meanwhile, Idukki district CPI(M) said it has decided to seek an explanation from the MLA.

Feb 11, 2019, 08:34 AM IST
Kerala nun rape case: Church revokes transfer orders of four nuns who protested against Bishop Franco Mulakkal

Kerala nun rape case: Church revokes transfer orders of four nuns who protested against Bishop Franco Mulakkal

The written assurance to four nuns came from the Jalandhar diocese.

Feb 09, 2019, 21:06 PM IST
Ayappa devotee body seeks recall of SC order to reserve verdict in Sabarimala case

Ayappa devotee body seeks recall of SC order to reserve verdict in Sabarimala case

The apex court on Wednesday told lawyers it would hear only those who are parties to review petitions and did not allow others to argue the case.

Feb 07, 2019, 20:45 PM IST
CUSAT allows 'saraswati pooja' on Alappuzha campus following protests by North Indian students

CUSAT allows 'saraswati pooja' on Alappuzha campus following protests by North Indian students

The authorities granted the permission following a protest by some north Indian students studying in the Cochin University College of Engineering Kuttanad (CUCEK).

Feb 07, 2019, 19:28 PM IST
Kerala: Two RSS workers injured in clash with DYFI activists; case registered

Kerala: Two RSS workers injured in clash with DYFI activists; case registered

The workers were attacked on Wednesday night near Pettah in Trivandrum. 

Feb 07, 2019, 09:38 AM IST
Devaswom Board U-turn in SC, supports entry of women into Sabarimala temple

Devaswom Board U-turn in SC, supports entry of women into Sabarimala temple

The Board said it is high time that a particular class not be discriminated on the ground of "biological attributes".

Feb 06, 2019, 16:03 PM IST
Kerala: Ex-Congress leader accused of raping 17-year-old tribal girl surrenders

Kerala: Ex-Congress leader accused of raping 17-year-old tribal girl surrenders

A case against George was registered under IPC Section 376 (rape), the SC/ST Act and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act on the complaint of the girl's parents against him.

Feb 05, 2019, 18:02 PM IST