close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Kerala News

Will teach Rahul Gandhi how to fight elections on ground in Wayanad: Left parties

Will teach Rahul Gandhi how to fight elections on ground in Wayanad: Left parties

The Left feels that the people of the constituency will not choose a candidate like Gandhi, as he would not be able to concentrate fully on their issues due to his busy schedule as Congress president

Apr 03, 2019, 17:26 PM IST
Left Front to go all out to 'defeat' Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad, not withdrawing CPI Candidate

Left Front to go all out to 'defeat' Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad, not withdrawing CPI Candidate

The Congress announced on Sunday, that Gandhi would contest from Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency in Kerala besides his traditional stronghold of Amethi in Uttar Pradesh.

Apr 02, 2019, 11:56 AM IST
NDA pits Thushar Vellappally against Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad

NDA pits Thushar Vellappally against Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad

Earlier, Congress had announced that Rahul will be contesting from Wayanad parliamentary constituency in Kerala along with his traditional bastion Amethi in Uttar Pradesh.

Apr 01, 2019, 15:57 PM IST
BJP ally Bharat Dharma Jana Sena's Thushar Vellappally to fight against Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad

BJP ally Bharat Dharma Jana Sena's Thushar Vellappally to fight against Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad

BJP president Amit Shah on Monday announced that Thushar Vellappally of Bharat Dharma Jana Sena, an ally of the saffron party in Kerala, will be the ruling NDA's candidate against Congress chief

Apr 01, 2019, 15:41 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi's fight in Wayanad not symbolic: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Rahul Gandhi's fight in Wayanad not symbolic: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Pinarayi Vijayan`s remarks came shortly after the Congress announced that Raul Gandhi was going to contest from both the seats.

Mar 31, 2019, 16:33 PM IST
Primary school kids made to stand in sun for not paying fees in Kerala; case lodged against management

Primary school kids made to stand in sun for not paying fees in Kerala; case lodged against management

The Kerala Human Rights Commission has also registered a case against the school.

Mar 31, 2019, 08:26 AM IST
‘She weighed just 20 kg': Woman starved to death by husband, mother-in-law over dowry in Kerala

‘She weighed just 20 kg': Woman starved to death by husband, mother-in-law over dowry in Kerala

Quoting post-mortem report, the police said the woman died due to illness and uneasiness on March 21. 

Mar 31, 2019, 07:13 AM IST
Boy assaulted by mother's partner in Kerala, battles for life

Boy assaulted by mother's partner in Kerala, battles for life

The boy has suffered a skull fracture, internal bleeding and lung injury, besides cuts and bruises all over his body.

Mar 29, 2019, 23:38 PM IST
Sabarimala issue will help BJP make big gains in Kerala: Thiruvananthapuram candidate K Rajasekharan

Sabarimala issue will help BJP make big gains in Kerala: Thiruvananthapuram candidate K Rajasekharan

Rajasekharan recently resigned as governor of Mizoram to contest as the BJP's candidate from Thiruvananthapuram against Congress' Shashi Tharoor, a two-term sitting MP from the constituency.

Mar 29, 2019, 18:21 PM IST
Drone sighted at Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, airport, Kovalam beach; security on high alert

Drone sighted at Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, airport, Kovalam beach; security on high alert

The drone was first sighted at Kovalam beach early by a night patrolling group of Kerala police.  

Mar 22, 2019, 20:09 PM IST
Kochi: Teen girl set ablaze by spurned lover dies

Kochi: Teen girl set ablaze by spurned lover dies

She was brought to the hospital on March 12 with 48 to 50 per cent burn injuries.

Mar 20, 2019, 19:44 PM IST
BJP finalises seat-sharing pact in Kerala, to fight in 14 Lok Sabha constituencies

BJP finalises seat-sharing pact in Kerala, to fight in 14 Lok Sabha constituencies

The BJP will field candidates in 14 seats in Kerala, while the Bharat Dharma Jana Sena (BDJS) will contest in five seats and PC Thomas-led Kerala Congress will fight in one.

Mar 20, 2019, 18:12 PM IST
Six-year-old boy dies of West Nile fever in Kerala

Six-year-old boy dies of West Nile fever in Kerala

The boy, hailing from neighbouring Malappuram district, was admitted to the intensive care unit of the Kozhikode Medical College Hospital here one week ago after he tested positive for the virus.

Mar 18, 2019, 16:04 PM IST
Shashi Tharoor's aunt, uncle join BJP

Shashi Tharoor's aunt, uncle join BJP

Sobhana Sasikumar, Tharoor`s mother's sister, as well as her husband Sasikumar and 13 others were welcomed into the party by state BJP president PS Sreedharan Pillai.

Mar 15, 2019, 17:45 PM IST
Kerala solar scam: Three Congress MLAs booked for rape

Kerala solar scam: Three Congress MLAs booked for rape

The Kerala police on Thursday registered an FIR against three Congress legislators, likely to be named Lok Sabha candidates, on a complaint of sexual misconduct filed by Saritha S. Nair.

Mar 14, 2019, 19:59 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi to launch Congress' poll campaign in Kerala, address mass rally

Rahul Gandhi to launch Congress' poll campaign in Kerala, address mass rally

Rahul Gandhi will formally launch his party's campaign for Lok Sabha election 2019 in Kerala. 

Mar 14, 2019, 10:12 AM IST
Father-daughter duo held in Kolkata with ivory worth Rs 1.3 crore

Father-daughter duo held in Kolkata with ivory worth Rs 1.3 crore

Sources say that the seized articles comprise of finished, semi-finished and raw ivory which are together worth Rs 1.3 crore.

Mar 12, 2019, 17:29 PM IST
Kerala Chief Electoral Officer warns against using Sabarimala issue during Lok Sabha election campaign

Kerala Chief Electoral Officer warns against using Sabarimala issue during Lok Sabha election campaign

The warning comes less than a day after the Election Commission of India announced the Lok Sabha election 2019 dates which will be held in seven phases.

Mar 11, 2019, 14:45 PM IST
RSS urges Ayyappa devotees to save traditions of Kerala's Sabarimala temple

RSS urges Ayyappa devotees to save traditions of Kerala's Sabarimala temple

A resolution was adopted by the RSS at a three-day meet of its highest policy-making body the Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidhi Sabha (ABPS) in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. 

Mar 10, 2019, 17:23 PM IST
Sabarimala temple to open on Monday for 10-day festival

Sabarimala temple to open on Monday for 10-day festival

The festival will end on March 21.

Mar 10, 2019, 15:12 PM IST