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Kerala shocker! Minor rape survivor says she was sexually abused by 38 men

Kerala shocker! Minor rape survivor says she was sexually abused by 38 men

The teenager's ordeal came to light during a counselling session at a Nirbhaya Centre in Malappuram recently, Kerala police said. The minor girl had been sexually abused in 2016 when she was 13 and

Jan 19, 2021, 12:20 PM IST
Kerala Budget: LDF govt makes hefty allocations for higher education, employment, and digital economy; check details

Kerala Budget: LDF govt makes hefty allocations for higher education, employment, and digital economy; check details

Though Finance Minister Thomas Isaac took a record three hours 18 minutes to read out the budget for 2021-22 fiscal, the house only passed the vote-on-account for the first four months of the fiscal

Jan 15, 2021, 22:46 PM IST
IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Puducherry for next 3 days

IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Puducherry for next 3 days

IMD also predicted severe cold wave conditions at some parts over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi.

Jan 12, 2021, 15:44 PM IST
19-year old boy uses drone in Kerala to help in rescue of 4 fishermen adrift at sea

19-year old boy uses drone in Kerala to help in rescue of 4 fishermen adrift at sea

The rescue attempts by over 80 local fishermen are said to have begun at 4 am on Tuesday.

Jan 06, 2021, 23:08 PM IST
Centre deploys multi-disciplinary teams to Avian Influenza affected districts in Kerala, Haryana

Centre deploys multi-disciplinary teams to Avian Influenza affected districts in Kerala, Haryana

Teams have been deployed to Alappuzha and Kottayam districts in Kerala and Panchkula district in Haryana.

Jan 06, 2021, 18:26 PM IST
NIA files charge sheet against 20 in Kerala gold smuggling case

NIA files charge sheet against 20 in Kerala gold smuggling case

NIA filed the first charge sheet as some of the accused were planning to move the court for bail citing their six-month judicial custody.

Jan 05, 2021, 23:26 PM IST
Bird flu declared as ‘state-specific disaster’ in Kerala, high alert sounded

Bird flu declared as ‘state-specific disaster’ in Kerala, high alert sounded

Bird flu has been declared as a state-specific disaster in Kerala and a high alert has been issued after an outbreak of bird flu was confirmed in certain parts of Kottayam and Alappuzha districts,

Jan 05, 2021, 15:25 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to dedicate Kochi-Mangaluru Natural Gas Pipeline to nation on January 5

PM Narendra Modi to dedicate Kochi-Mangaluru Natural Gas Pipeline to nation on January 5

The 450 km long pipeline has been built by GAIL (India) Ltd and has a transportation capacity of 12 Million Metric Standard Cubic Metres per day. 

Jan 03, 2021, 15:05 PM IST
Schools to reopen for class 10, 12 in these states from January, see complete list

Schools to reopen for class 10, 12 in these states from January, see complete list

Most of the states are reopening the schools only for higher classes as students of class 9 to 12 have to appear for the board exams set to take place in the first half of 2021.

Jan 03, 2021, 13:33 PM IST
Kerala assembly passes resolution against Centre's farm laws as more farmers join protest in Delhi

Kerala assembly passes resolution against Centre's farm laws as more farmers join protest in Delhi

Kerala state assembly on Thursday passed a resolution against the three farm laws brought by the Central Government which is being opposed by thousands of farmers from Punjab, Haryana and other

Dec 31, 2020, 10:23 AM IST
Schools to open in first week of January in this state; check out guidelines

Schools to open in first week of January in this state; check out guidelines

As per the notification, only 50 per cent of students will be allowed to attend the schools. And in schools, where the student strength exceeds 300, 25 per cent of students will be allowed to attend

Dec 28, 2020, 08:45 AM IST
Sabarimala temple income drops from over Rs 156 crore in 2019 to just over Rs 9 crore in 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions

Sabarimala temple income drops from over Rs 156 crore in 2019 to just over Rs 9 crore in 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions

The income of the Sabarimala shrine during the first 39 days of the Sabarimala season in 2020 has fallen.

Dec 26, 2020, 01:04 AM IST
Sister Abhaya murder case: CBI court awards life imprisonment to two accused, slaps fine of Rs five lakh each

Sister Abhaya murder case: CBI court awards life imprisonment to two accused, slaps fine of Rs five lakh each

After nearly 28 years, the special CBI court had on Tuesday pronounced the verdict in Sister Abhaya murder case holding both accused Fr Thomas Kottoor and Sr Sephy guilty. After the verdict, the nun

Dec 23, 2020, 12:51 PM IST
1992 Sister Abhaya case: CBI court finds catholic priest, nun guilty

1992 Sister Abhaya case: CBI court finds catholic priest, nun guilty

The priest and the nun have been found guilty in connection with the murder of 21-year-old Sister Abhaya.

Dec 22, 2020, 16:02 PM IST
Kerala local body elections: Ruling LDF surges ahead, BJP on way to better its 2015 show

Kerala local body elections: Ruling LDF surges ahead, BJP on way to better its 2015 show

The ruling CPI(M)-led LDF in Kerala appeared to make a sweep of the local body polls.

Dec 16, 2020, 22:19 PM IST
Kerala local body election results: BJP wins Kochi Corporation North Island ward, leads in Palakkad municipality

Kerala local body election results: BJP wins Kochi Corporation North Island ward, leads in Palakkad municipality

A total of 70,27,534 people, including 32,87,029 men, 37,40,486 women and 19 transgender people cast their votes in the four districts. 

Dec 16, 2020, 10:56 AM IST
Kerala Local Body Election: Counting of votes to be held on December 16

Kerala Local Body Election: Counting of votes to be held on December 16

In a tri-corned fight between Left Democratic Front, United Democratic Front and National Democratic Alliance, the local body elections are seen as a pointer to the assembly elections scheduled in

Dec 16, 2020, 00:02 AM IST
Kerala local body election: 78.62% pollling recorded in 3rd and final phase

Kerala local body election: 78.62% pollling recorded in 3rd and final phase

The first phase for the southernmost districts including Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, and Idukki on December 8 recorded a turnout of 73.12 per cent.

Dec 14, 2020, 23:04 PM IST
100 kg Ganja seized from Wayanad, 2 held

100 kg Ganja seized from Wayanad, 2 held

Excise Department in Kerala seized 100 kg Ganja in Wayanad district.

Dec 11, 2020, 09:43 AM IST
Kerala Speaker denies rumours of involvement in gold smuggling case

Kerala Speaker denies rumours of involvement in gold smuggling case

A statement from the Kerala legislative assembly Speaker's office refuted the rumours over his alleged involvement in the controversial gold smuggling case. In a statement from his office is released

Dec 10, 2020, 09:59 AM IST