Kerala

Kerala to approach Supreme Court over Tamil Nadu's opening shutters of Mullaperiyar reservoir at night

Tamil Nadu opened nine shutters of the Mullaperiyar dam on Monday night in view of the rising water level in the reservoir and shut down three of them after 10 PM.

Dec 07, 2021, 11:16 AM IST

Inside look at Asia’s Largest Naval Academy, the Cradle of India’s Future Naval Leadership- See pics

Situated at 35km north of Kerala’s Kannur, Asia’s Largest Naval Academy is home for around1200 cadets. 

Dec 04, 2021, 22:17 PM IST

Britain returnee tests COVID positive, sample sent for genome sequencing

One person who arrived from Britain has been tested positive for Coronavirus in Kerala.

Dec 04, 2021, 10:40 AM IST

Returnee from Britain tests positive for COVID

One person who arrived from Britain has been tested positive for Coronavirus in Kerala.

Dec 04, 2021, 09:04 AM IST

Kerala wants High Power panel to convene urgent meeting as Tamil Nadu opens Mullaperiyar dam shutters

Kerala's Water Resource Minister Roshy Augustine said the non-maintaining of the rule curve by the neighbouring state amounted to contempt of court and it would be brought before the attention of the apex court when the case is taken up next time.

Dec 02, 2021, 15:57 PM IST

Not taken Covid jab? No free treatment anymore, says Kerala government

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that all those who do not take vaccines will not get free Covid treatment at government hospitals

Nov 30, 2021, 20:51 PM IST

Kerala Education Minister asks non-vaccinated teaching, non-teaching staff to stay at home

"We are not forcing them (staff), but have asked them to stay at home. In the guidelines issued just before the reopening of schools, we have made it very clear that all teaching and non-teaching staff must be inoculated," Kerala Education Minister V Sivankutty told reporters here.

Nov 28, 2021, 18:20 PM IST

The incredible story of Anupama Chandran who waged an unparalleled battle to reclaim her baby

The 22-year old woman braved heavy rains and bad weather to stage an agitation in front of the Kerala State Council for Child Welfare Centre (KSCCW) for a fortnight.

Nov 25, 2021, 12:02 PM IST

DNA: Woman throws acid on boyfriend’s face for rejecting marriage proposal

In Kerala, a 35-year-old woman threw acid at her boyfriend’s face after he refused to marry her. The victim reportedly lost sight in one of his eyes and his face got burnt badly in this attack.

Nov 24, 2021, 22:52 PM IST

ISL 2021-22: Hugo Boumous brilliance helps ATK Mohun Bagan beat Kerala 4-2 in opener

ATK Mohun Bagan put up a dominating display to beat Kerala Blasters 4-2 in the opening game of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) here on Friday.

Nov 19, 2021, 23:25 PM IST

Ex-Miss Kerala's death: Police arrest Kochi hotel owner, 5 staffers as new twists and turns emerge

Roy Vayalat, owner of the No. 18 Hotel at Fort Kochi, along with five of his employees had allegedly destroyed a hard disk of CCTV footage. 

Nov 18, 2021, 14:01 PM IST

Orange alert for rainfall in 6 districts of Kerala, yellow alert in remaining districts

 According to the IMD, an orange alert for rainfall denotes very heavy rains from 6cm to 20cm of rain, while a yellow alert indicates heavy rainfall between 6 to 11cm. 

Nov 15, 2021, 16:22 PM IST

Kerala's Sabarimala Temple reopens today for Makar Sankranti festival, spot booking cancelled for crowd control

Spot booking at Sabarimala Temple has been cancelled for three days in the wake of heavy rainfall warning issued for various districts in the state, including Pathanamthitta.

Nov 15, 2021, 08:37 AM IST

Can’t imagine India’s growth without southern states’ contribution: Amit Shah at Southern Zonal Council Meet

India`s development cannot be imagined without the very important contribution of the states of Southern India, said Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday at the Southern Zonal Council meeting in Tirupati. 

Nov 14, 2021, 23:45 PM IST

Spot booking closed in Sabarimala amid heavy rainfall warning in Kerala

The Kerala government has decided to temporarily close spot booking for Sabarimala devotees in view of the heavy rains. 

Nov 14, 2021, 22:20 PM IST

Kerala govt shuts schools, colleges in THESE districts owing to heavy rains

Heavy rains have thrown life out of gear in many parts of Kerala including the state capital Thiruvananthapuram, besides Kollam, Alappuzha, Pathanamthitta, Ernakulam, and Kasargod districts of Kerala.

Nov 14, 2021, 21:05 PM IST

Heavy rains lash Kerala, IMD issues red alert for Ernakulam, Idukki, Thrissur

The heavy rains inundated roads in several parts of southern Kerala, which also saw landslides in some parts.

Nov 14, 2021, 15:35 PM IST

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan directs officials to take 'extreme caution' as IMD predicts heavy rains in southern districts

"Emergency relief camps will be set up in landslide and flood-prone areas. Also, I have directed to take extreme caution in river banks, hilly areas, and in tourist places as heavy rainfall is expected in the coming hours," CM Vijayan stated.

Nov 13, 2021, 16:03 PM IST

16 things about Norovirus that you should pay attention to

Keeping an eye on drinking water and its complete hygiene might be able to save you from Norovirus. Here's everything you need to know about it.

Nov 12, 2021, 21:45 PM IST

Norovirus confirmed in Kerala, state health minister issues guidelines; Here’s all you need to know

The Kerala health department, in a meeting headed by the state health minister, assessed the situation in Wayanad on Friday. 

Nov 12, 2021, 20:08 PM IST