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IMD predicts heavy rains in these states in next 4 days; Red and Orange alerts issued

IMD predicts heavy rains in these states in next 4 days; Red and Orange alerts issued

According to IMD, a well marked low pressure area over the Bay of Bengal may bring moderate to heavy and extremely heavy rainfall over several states in next four days.

Nov 30, 2020, 10:20 AM IST
Decided to amend Kerala Police Act in effort to check widespread malicious campaigns through social media: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Decided to amend Kerala Police Act in effort to check widespread malicious campaigns through social media: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Pinarayi Vijayan stated that Kerala Police Act amendment evoked varied responses from several corners and apprehensions were aired by those who support the LDF and profess to defend democracy. 

Nov 23, 2020, 16:52 PM IST
Kerala Governor Arif Muhammad Khan signs Kerala Police act amendment ordinance

Kerala Governor Arif Muhammad Khan signs Kerala Police act amendment ordinance

The law aims to stop bullying, insulting or disgracing individuals through any content and circulating the same through any communication medium. 

Nov 22, 2020, 18:45 PM IST
Gold smuggling case: NIA conducts searches at five locations in Kerala

Gold smuggling case: NIA conducts searches at five locations in Kerala

The NIA conducted searches at five locations in Mallapuram and Kozhikode districts of Kerala.

Nov 20, 2020, 20:16 PM IST
Unlock 5.0: Kerala's Sabarimala temple opens for devotees — Check guidelines, restrictions

Unlock 5.0: Kerala's Sabarimala temple opens for devotees — Check guidelines, restrictions

Devotees will be allowed to visit the temple from Monday (November 16) morning onwards, while the Mandalapooja will be performed on December 26.

Nov 16, 2020, 08:56 AM IST
All Kerala police stations to become child-friendly, says DGP Loknath Behera

All Kerala police stations to become child-friendly, says DGP Loknath Behera

As per Kerala Director General of Police Loknath Behera, the step will  create an atmosphere in the police stations where children can come to lodge complaints without any fear. 

Nov 15, 2020, 06:38 AM IST
Kerala gold smuggling case: Key absconder Rabins K Hameed arrested in Kochi

Kerala gold smuggling case: Key absconder Rabins K Hameed arrested in Kochi

The NIA Special Court at Ernakulam had issued a non-bailable warrant of arrest against Rabins Hameed. 

Oct 26, 2020, 19:52 PM IST
Facilitate Kerala agencies to directly procure vegetables: CM Pinarayi Vijayan writes to CMs of Tamil Nadu, Maharastra to check price rise

Facilitate Kerala agencies to directly procure vegetables: CM Pinarayi Vijayan writes to CMs of Tamil Nadu, Maharastra to check price rise

 Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said, "Being a consumer state, people of Kerala depend substantially on the arrival of commodities from other states." 

Oct 26, 2020, 19:07 PM IST
Gold smuggling: Kerala govt has not intervened to thwart arrest of Sivasankar: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Gold smuggling: Kerala govt has not intervened to thwart arrest of Sivasankar: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Sivasankar, who had been asked to appear before Customs on Friday, had complained of uneasiness while being taken for questioning and was admitted to a private hospital here. 

Oct 20, 2020, 02:00 AM IST
Kerala newlywed couple trolled, bullied online for intimate post-wedding photoshoot

Kerala newlywed couple trolled, bullied online for intimate post-wedding photoshoot

In the photos, the couple duo can be seen draped in white sheets while playfully running in the tea plantation.

Oct 18, 2020, 18:09 PM IST
Centre's high-level teams arrive in Kerala, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal to check surge in COVID-19 cases

Centre's high-level teams arrive in Kerala, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal to check surge in COVID-19 cases

The teams will support the State efforts towards strengthening COVID-19 containment, surveillance, testing, infection prevention and control measures.

Oct 17, 2020, 15:33 PM IST
Kerala: Sabarimala temple opens today with strict curbs — Read guidelines before visiting

Kerala: Sabarimala temple opens today with strict curbs — Read guidelines before visiting

As per the guideline, only 250 devotees will be allowed each day and police personnel have been deployed in required numbers.

Oct 16, 2020, 11:31 AM IST
Kerala gold smuggling case: NIA makes big revelation, finds links between Dawood Ibrahim and accused

Kerala gold smuggling case: NIA makes big revelation, finds links between Dawood Ibrahim and accused

In a significant development, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday (October 14) revealed the links between India's most-wanted man Dawood Ibrahim and Kerala gold smuggling case.

Oct 15, 2020, 09:05 AM IST
Sabarimala temple to open for monthly five-day pooja on October 16: Check protocols for devotees

Sabarimala temple to open for monthly five-day pooja on October 16: Check protocols for devotees

The religious places have been re-opened since June after being closed for devotees from March 24 when the nation-wide COVID-19 lockdown was implemented.

Oct 14, 2020, 19:45 PM IST
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurates, lays foundation stone for 8 NH projects in Kerala

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurates, lays foundation stone for 8 NH projects in Kerala

Nitin Gadkari informed that 35,000 km of National Highways are being developed as a part of Bharatmala Pariyojana in the country. 

Oct 14, 2020, 00:18 AM IST
Kerala becomes first state to have high-tech classrooms in all public schools

Kerala becomes first state to have high-tech classrooms in all public schools

Kerala has become the first state in the country to have high-tech classrooms in all public schools. This was announced by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, who said that the state’s public education

Oct 13, 2020, 14:01 PM IST
Kerala records 5,930 new COVID-19 cases, tally inching towards three lakh mark

Kerala records 5,930 new COVID-19 cases, tally inching towards three lakh mark

Kerala had recorded its highest single-day spike on October 10 when it had reported 11,755 COVID-19 cases and on Sunday, 9,347 new cases were detected.

Oct 12, 2020, 19:51 PM IST
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram closed for devotees till October 15 here's why

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram closed for devotees till October 15 here's why

Before being shut on Friday, the Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple was opened for devotees on August 27  under strict COVID-19 guidelines.

Oct 09, 2020, 12:09 PM IST
Kerala gold smuggling case: Enforcement Directorate files prosecution complaint against three

Kerala gold smuggling case: Enforcement Directorate files prosecution complaint against three

The prosecution complaint was filed against - Sarith PS, Swapna Prabha Suresh and Sandeep Nair.

Oct 08, 2020, 00:50 AM IST
Hathras case: Kerala journalists' body files plea in Supreme Court over arrest of Siddique Kappan

Hathras case: Kerala journalists' body files plea in Supreme Court over arrest of Siddique Kappan

The journalists' body moved the Supreme Court against the arrest of senior journalist Siddique Kappan in Mathura while he was on way to Hathras.

Oct 06, 2020, 23:21 PM IST