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9 more bodies recovered from Malappuram's Kavalappara landslide site

9 more bodies recovered from Malappuram's Kavalappara landslide site

At least nine more bodies have been recovered from Kavalappara, near Nilambur, in Kerala's Malappuram district where a massive landslide occurred on August 8, Thursday night, news agency ANI

Aug 11, 2019, 11:26 AM IST
Kerala floods: IMD issues red alert for 8 districts, several trains cancelled

Kerala floods: IMD issues red alert for 8 districts, several trains cancelled

In order to take control of the grim situation, the Pinarayi Vijayan-led government has set up 738 relief camps to house the affected people until Friday.

Aug 10, 2019, 17:17 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi to visit flood-hit Wayanad on Sunday

Rahul Gandhi to visit flood-hit Wayanad on Sunday

Rahul Gandhi's earlier visit to Wayanad was cancelled due to flood situation in his Lok Sabha constituency.

Aug 10, 2019, 12:30 PM IST
Kerala: At least 22 killed, thousands displaced amid floods, CM asks people to assist rescue ops

Kerala: At least 22 killed, thousands displaced amid floods, CM asks people to assist rescue ops

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday conducted a review meeting of the disaster management activities in the wake of incessant rains in the state, and informed that 22 people have died

Aug 09, 2019, 15:17 PM IST
Heavy rain warning in Kerala, Karnataka for next 24 hours; Red alert in Kannur, Kasaragod

Heavy rain warning in Kerala, Karnataka for next 24 hours; Red alert in Kannur, Kasaragod

The rough weather conditions will prevail till Friday, July 26.

Jul 23, 2019, 10:17 AM IST
Red and Orange Alert issued in parts of Kerala due to heavy rainfall

Red and Orange Alert issued in parts of Kerala due to heavy rainfall

A 'Red Alert' has been issued by Kerala State Disaster Management Authority (KSDMA) for Kasargod district for July 20-21, Idukki district for July 21 (Sunday) and Kannur, Wayanad, Kozhikode,

Jul 21, 2019, 08:17 AM IST
Kerala rains: Red alert issued in Kasargod, Kozhikode, Wayanad; shutters of Idukki dam opened

Kerala rains: Red alert issued in Kasargod, Kozhikode, Wayanad; shutters of Idukki dam opened

News agency ANI reported that with the strengthening of the southwest monsoon continuous heavy rains in Idukki district and the catchment area of the Periyar river, the dam was opened to release

Jul 20, 2019, 10:13 AM IST
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan demands Supreme Court judgments in Malayalam language also

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan demands Supreme Court judgments in Malayalam language also

In his letter, Vijayan said it is unfortunate that when the decision has come that all apex court judgments will be issued in seven regional languages, Malayalam was excluded.

Jul 19, 2019, 19:31 PM IST
Red alert issued in Kerala, extremely heavy rains predicted

Red alert issued in Kerala, extremely heavy rains predicted

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a red alert in six districts of Kerala from July 18, predicting very heavy to extremely heavy rains in the state.

Jul 16, 2019, 22:52 PM IST
Former Kerala Congress leader AP Abdullakutty, who was expelled for praising PM Narendra Modi, joins BJP

Former Kerala Congress leader AP Abdullakutty, who was expelled for praising PM Narendra Modi, joins BJP

Kerala Congress veteran AP Abdullakutty was expelled from his party for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi after the BJP’s landslide victory in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. He joined the BJP on

Jun 26, 2019, 17:25 PM IST
Lookout notice against Kerala CPI(M) leader's son Binoy Kodiyeri charged with rape

Lookout notice against Kerala CPI(M) leader's son Binoy Kodiyeri charged with rape

Binoy, who denied all allegations, has moved court for anticipatory bail. He has been untraceable since the case was registered.

Jun 26, 2019, 10:50 AM IST
Kerala policewoman burnt alive; traffic cop held

Kerala policewoman burnt alive; traffic cop held

The victim, Soumya Pushpakaran,was posted as the Civil Police Officer at Vallikkunnam station here. 

Jun 15, 2019, 23:51 PM IST
A series of unfortunate events: 8 dead after ambulance carrying them from accident site crashes

A series of unfortunate events: 8 dead after ambulance carrying them from accident site crashes

Some of the deceased, hailing from Pattambi, had met with a minor accident earlier in the day when they were on their way to Nelliyampathy for a pleasure trip.

Jun 10, 2019, 12:34 PM IST
Kerala as dear to me as Varanasi, says PM Narendra Modi in Guruvayur

Kerala as dear to me as Varanasi, says PM Narendra Modi in Guruvayur

Having won a massive mandate, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said political parties and pundits failed to gauge the public mood ahead of the Lok Sabha election and thanked the electorate

Jun 08, 2019, 13:41 PM IST
Monsoon hits Kerala coast after week-long delay, red alert in four districts

Monsoon hits Kerala coast after week-long delay, red alert in four districts

The monsoons are expected to arrive in north, central and western regions of the country by last week of June.   

Jun 08, 2019, 12:52 PM IST
Monsoon to hit Kerala today, red alert in 4 districts

Monsoon to hit Kerala today, red alert in 4 districts

The red alert has been sounded on June 10 in Thrissur district and on June 11 in Ernakulam, Malappuram and Kozhikode districts. All four districts on their respective dates will experience ‘isolated

Jun 08, 2019, 07:48 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi arrives in Wayanad on thanksgiving visit, given rousing welcome

Rahul Gandhi arrives in Wayanad on thanksgiving visit, given rousing welcome

The Congress chief had won from Wayanad by a record margin of over 4.31 lakh votes in the recently concluded Lok Sabha election 2019.

Jun 07, 2019, 17:12 PM IST
Monsoon likely to set in over Kerala during next 24 hours, says IMD

Monsoon likely to set in over Kerala during next 24 hours, says IMD

An orange alert has been issued in Kerala by the State Disaster Management Authority.

Jun 07, 2019, 15:42 PM IST
Nipah virus: Sample of 7th person suspected to be infected tests negative

Nipah virus: Sample of 7th person suspected to be infected tests negative

The government had on Thursday announced that samples of six people, including three nursing staff, who had initially attended on a college student infected with Nipah virus, had tested negative.

Jun 07, 2019, 13:17 PM IST
Six patients test negative for Nipah in Kerala

Six patients test negative for Nipah in Kerala

The patients were suffering from fever and had been in direct contact with a youth who had tested positive for Nipah virus previously.

Jun 06, 2019, 12:37 PM IST