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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
Section 144 imposed in Kerala till October 31 as COVID-19 cases surge

Section 144 imposed in Kerala till October 31 as COVID-19 cases surge

Section 144 prohibits assembly of five or more people at a time, has been imposed in Thiruvananthapuram from October 3 to 31, due to rising COVID-19 cases. 

Oct 03, 2020, 11:54 AM IST
Kerala imposes Section 144 for a month as COVID-19 tally crosses 2 lakh-mark

Kerala imposes Section 144 for a month as COVID-19 tally crosses 2 lakh-mark

A late-night order issued on Thursday by Chief Secretary Vishwas Mehta said gatherings pose an impending danger of a "super-spread" of the infection and the order shall come into force from 9 am on

Oct 02, 2020, 17:45 PM IST
When Sabarimala broke tradition to perform a musical Puja for SP Balasubrahmanyam

When Sabarimala broke tradition to perform a musical Puja for SP Balasubrahmanyam

Following the Puja rituals, a musician of the temple’s governing board played the Naadhaswaram, (a wind-based instrument) to the tune of SPB’s national award-winning song Shankara Naadhashareera from

Sep 26, 2020, 14:21 PM IST
Kerala gold smuggling: NIA court extends judicial custody of 12 accused till October 8

Kerala gold smuggling: NIA court extends judicial custody of 12 accused till October 8

The NIA court also rejected Swapna`s bail petition. Prior to this, she had cited her health conditions for getting bail, but the court denied the same.

Sep 18, 2020, 23:49 PM IST
Centre sanctions rural tourism projects for Bihar and Kerala

Centre sanctions rural tourism projects for Bihar and Kerala

The tourism ministry has sanctioned two projects in Bihar and Kerala at a cost of Rs 125 crore under the Rural Circuit as part of its endeavour to take tourism to villages of the country.

Sep 16, 2020, 01:50 AM IST
HSCAP Allotment List 2020: DHSE Kerala plus one admission list released at hscap.kerala.gov.in

HSCAP Allotment List 2020: DHSE Kerala plus one admission list released at hscap.kerala.gov.in

The HSCAP Allotment List 2020 includes the names of the candidates who have been selected for Class 11 admissions in Kerala. 

Sep 14, 2020, 08:20 AM IST
Indian Coast Guard rescues 24 distressed fishermen off Kerala Coast; search on for 31 others

Indian Coast Guard rescues 24 distressed fishermen off Kerala Coast; search on for 31 others

The missing fishing boats are from Ponnani, Kayamkulam, Alappuzha, Munambam and Azhikode harbours of Kerala.   

Sep 07, 2020, 22:40 PM IST
COVID-19 patient raped by ambulance driver in Kerala's Pathanamthitta

COVID-19 patient raped by ambulance driver in Kerala's Pathanamthitta

According to police, the test results of the alleged victim, who was in quarantine at her relative's house in Panthalam, had returned positive on Saturday.

Sep 06, 2020, 12:50 PM IST
HSCAP Allotment 2020: DHSE Kerala releases trial allotment list on hscap.kerala.gov.in

HSCAP Allotment 2020: DHSE Kerala releases trial allotment list on hscap.kerala.gov.in

HSCAP Allotment list is the trial allotment list for admission to first-year higher secondary courses in the government and aided higher secondary schools in the state.

Sep 05, 2020, 10:46 AM IST
Onam festival: Karnataka extends bus services from Bengaluru and Mysuru to various parts of Kerala

Onam festival: Karnataka extends bus services from Bengaluru and Mysuru to various parts of Kerala

Operation of bus services from Bengaluru and Mysuru to Kerala will end on September 7 and from Kerala on September 8.

Sep 03, 2020, 19:35 PM IST
Air Intelligence Unit seizes 225.38 grams of gold in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram

Air Intelligence Unit seizes 225.38 grams of gold in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram

The Air Intelligence Unit in Kerala`s Thiruvananthapuram seized 225.38 grams of gold on Monday, the Commissionerate of Customs (Preventive), Kochi said on Tuesday. 

Sep 01, 2020, 09:21 AM IST
Kerala Secretariat fire 'sabotage' to hide gold smuggling case files, want NIA probe: Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala

Kerala Secretariat fire 'sabotage' to hide gold smuggling case files, want NIA probe: Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala

Kerala opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala has demanded a probe by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) into the Secretariat fire incident, which he called was an attempt to save gold smuggling

Aug 27, 2020, 11:01 AM IST
Kerala’s Padmanabhaswamy temple opens for devotees from today, social distancing norms to be followed

Kerala’s Padmanabhaswamy temple opens for devotees from today, social distancing norms to be followed

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Kerala’s Thiruvananthapuram opened for devotees from Wednesday (August 26, 2020) several months after it was closed due to COVID-19 induced lockdown.

Aug 26, 2020, 10:25 AM IST
Kerala Secretariat fire: Opposition claims conspiracy to destroy gold smuggling case evidence

Kerala Secretariat fire: Opposition claims conspiracy to destroy gold smuggling case evidence

A fire broke out in the protocol department in the North block of the Kerala Secretariat on Tuesday (August 25). According to sources, the block houses important offices and the fire broke out at

Aug 26, 2020, 06:48 AM IST
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Kerala to re-open for devotees from August 26, online registration for 'darshan' required

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Kerala to re-open for devotees from August 26, online registration for 'darshan' required

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Kerala’s Thiruvananthapuram will reopen for devotees from August 26.

Aug 25, 2020, 16:42 PM IST
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan counters no-confidence motion, says 'people do not trust UDF'

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan counters no-confidence motion, says 'people do not trust UDF'

Kerala CM said, "People do not trust UDF. In Congress, another no-confidence is being discussed in AICC. Senior Congress leaders are accusing each other of being BJP agents. Congress has hit such a

Aug 24, 2020, 20:21 PM IST