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Tussle between BJP and Republican Party of India (Athawale) on seat sharing in Kerala

Tussle between BJP and Republican Party of India (Athawale) on seat sharing in Kerala

RPI(A) chief Ramdas Athawale, who recently expressed unhappiness over the seat-sharing deal in Maharashtra, has decided to stay with BJP-led NDA alliance for upcoming general elections.  

Mar 09, 2019, 19:40 PM IST
Former Kerala Minister and CPI-M leader VJ Thankappan dead

Former Kerala Minister and CPI-M leader VJ Thankappan dead

VJ Thankappan died due to age-related issues at his home.

Mar 09, 2019, 12:56 PM IST
Kerala: Maoist leader CP Jaleel killed in encounter with Kerala police in Vythiri

Kerala: Maoist leader CP Jaleel killed in encounter with Kerala police in Vythiri

Top Maoist leader CP Jaleel died in an encounter with the Kerala police at a private resort in Vythiri in North Kerala's Wayanad district on Wednesday night.

Mar 07, 2019, 11:11 AM IST
Abhinandan Varthaman has inspired country with bravery: Pinarayi Vijayan

Abhinandan Varthaman has inspired country with bravery: Pinarayi Vijayan

The IAF pilot was taken captive in Pakistan when his MiG-21 Bison jet was shot down during a dogfight and crashed into Pakistani territory on February 27.

Mar 01, 2019, 20:56 PM IST
2 coaches of Chennai-Mangalore Express train derails in Kerala's Shoranur

2 coaches of Chennai-Mangalore Express train derails in Kerala's Shoranur

Two coaches of Chennai-Mangalore Express train derailed near Shoranur in Palakkad district on Tuesday morning.

Feb 26, 2019, 07:49 AM IST
Kerala: Kochi residents hit by smoke from major fire at plastic waste plant

Kerala: Kochi residents hit by smoke from major fire at plastic waste plant

The fire tender units of the Fire force and the Navy took part in the operation which ended this morning.

Feb 23, 2019, 19:13 PM IST
Amit Shah attacks proposed grand alliance of Oppn, calls it a front to grab power

Amit Shah attacks proposed grand alliance of Oppn, calls it a front to grab power

Shah asked the people of Kerala to give an opportunity for the Narendra Modi-led government to make the state the best in the country. 

Feb 22, 2019, 19:18 PM IST
Kerala: Minor fire breaks out at private hospital, no casualties

Kerala: Minor fire breaks out at private hospital, no casualties

Thick black smoke billowed following the sound of an explosion from the office block.

Feb 22, 2019, 18:01 PM IST
Kerala: Two students arrested, booked under sedition for raising pro-Pakistan slogans at govt college

Kerala: Two students arrested, booked under sedition for raising pro-Pakistan slogans at govt college

The arrested students have been booked under sedition charges for their alleged raising of pro-Pakistani posters at the campus, said an ANI report. 

Feb 22, 2019, 17:49 PM IST
Kerala CPI-M leader sent to police custody in murder case

Kerala CPI-M leader sent to police custody in murder case

A Kerala court on Wednesday sent CPI-M leader A. Peethamabaran, accused in the murder of two Youth Congress workers in the Kasargode district on Sunday, to 7-day police custody.

Feb 20, 2019, 20:04 PM IST
Kerala CM inaugurates KP-BOT - first humanoid police robot in India

Kerala CM inaugurates KP-BOT - first humanoid police robot in India

KP-bot will perform duties at the front office of police headquarters. 

Feb 20, 2019, 07:42 AM IST
CPI(M) local leader held in Youth Congress activists' killing

CPI(M) local leader held in Youth Congress activists' killing

Stating that the CPI(M) never promoted violence, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and the party state leadership had earlier said it had no role in the killings.

Feb 20, 2019, 00:26 AM IST
Amid row over 'selfie' at CRPF jawan's funeral, Union Minister KJ Alphons lodges complaint with Kerala DGP

Amid row over 'selfie' at CRPF jawan's funeral, Union Minister KJ Alphons lodges complaint with Kerala DGP

The Minister said that it was both "uncharitable", "unbecoming and illegal" to spread false news regarding a sensitive issue involving a jawan who laid down his life for the nation.

Feb 18, 2019, 10:07 AM IST
Two youth Congress workers hacked to death by unidentified assailants in Kerala's Kasaragod

Two youth Congress workers hacked to death by unidentified assailants in Kerala's Kasaragod

The youth party workers have been identified as Kripesh and Sarath Lal.

Feb 17, 2019, 23:24 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath hits out at Kerala government over Sabarimala issue

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath hits out at Kerala government over Sabarimala issue

The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister accused the Kerala government of acting against the believers and trying to "destroy" their faith.

Feb 14, 2019, 22:10 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath slams Kerala government over Sabarimala issue

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath slams Kerala government over Sabarimala issue

The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister accused the Kerala government of acting against the believers and trying to "destroy" their faith.

Feb 14, 2019, 22:10 PM IST
Kerala Muslim cleric sexually assaults minor after luring her to forest, booked

Kerala Muslim cleric sexually assaults minor after luring her to forest, booked

A case under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act was registered against him on Tuesday, based on the mosque committee's statement.

Feb 13, 2019, 13:45 PM IST
Kerala: Sabarimala reopens for monthly pujas amid heavy security

Kerala: Sabarimala reopens for monthly pujas amid heavy security

Despite security arrangements, a large number of devotees, including those from neighbouring states, turned up to offer prayers when the shrine was opened at 5 pm.

Feb 12, 2019, 18:31 PM IST
Kerala CPI(M) MLA calls woman IAS officer one 'without brains'

Kerala CPI(M) MLA calls woman IAS officer one 'without brains'

Meanwhile, Idukki district CPI(M) said it has decided to seek an explanation from the MLA.

Feb 11, 2019, 08:34 AM IST
Kerala nun rape case: Church revokes transfer orders of four nuns who protested against Bishop Franco Mulakkal

Kerala nun rape case: Church revokes transfer orders of four nuns who protested against Bishop Franco Mulakkal

The written assurance to four nuns came from the Jalandhar diocese.

Feb 09, 2019, 21:06 PM IST