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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 reported.

Aug 11, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

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

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 so far while over 22,000 people have been evacuated to relief camps set up in the state.

Aug 09, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

Kerala government in constant contact with health ministry after Nipah virus confirmation: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Vijayan said the news of confirmation should not be a reason for panic as the health network is ready to rise up to the challenge.

Jun 04, 2019, 15:59 PM IST

Kerala contributes Rs 10 crore towards relief work in Cyclone Fani-hit Odisha

Kerala will contribute Rs 10 crore towards relief work in Cyclone Fani-affected Odisha, said state chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The amount will be released from the Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund.

May 08, 2019, 13:00 PM IST

Regional parties will play prominent role in new government's formation at centre: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

The Kerala chief minister, however, stressed that no talk was held on the matter of next prime ministerial candidate during the meeting with Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) chief.

May 07, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

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

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

Kerala nun rape case: NGO SoS writes to CM, demands protection for victim and witnesses

The NGO SoS has also pressed for the arrest of rape-accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal.

Jan 27, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

We are not safe: Kerala nuns write letter to CM Pinarayi Vijayan, plead for help

The four Kerala nuns have written a letter to CM Vijayan against their transfer orders. 

Jan 19, 2019, 19:58 PM IST

Kerala government's handling of Sabarimala issue 'most shameful': PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi also hit out at Congress party and asked it to clear its stand on the Sabarimala issue. 

Jan 15, 2019, 19:20 PM IST

Sabarimala row: BJP, RSS trying to destroy law and order in Kerala, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Kerala has been marred with violence since the afternoon of January 2 after two women of menstruating age managed to enter Sabarimala temple.

Jan 07, 2019, 21:19 PM IST

Pinarayi Vijayan government to be blamed for failing law and order situation in Kerala: Union Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore

The saffron party also said the Sabarimala issue was about Hindus and not about the ruling party.

Jan 06, 2019, 14:52 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Kerala Governor seeks urgent report from CM Vijayan on Sabarimala violence

Governor P Sathasivam sought an "urgent report" from Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on the disturbances during the 12-hour statewide shutdown called by Hindu fringe groups and supported by the BJP.

Jan 04, 2019, 09:30 AM IST

Sangh Parivar trying to make Sabarimala into clash zone: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

 Pinarayi Vijayan has said it is the state government's responsibility to give protection to women who want to enter Sabarimala Temple.

Jan 03, 2019, 11:46 AM IST

It's daylight rape on Hindus: Union Minister Ananth Kumar Hegde on entry of women in Sabarimala temple

Hegde said that Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan’s "prejudice is creating confusion among the people".

Jan 02, 2019, 22:55 PM IST

Sabarimala temple reopened after purification rituals; clashes and protests erupt

The Sabarimala Karma Samithi has called for a state-wide shutdown on Thursday.

Jan 02, 2019, 18:01 PM IST

Kerala CM connived with atheist, Maoists to destroy Sabarimala: BJP

A group of eleven women reached Pamba on Sunday to visit the Sabarimala temple. 

Dec 23, 2018, 22:22 PM IST

Sabarimala row: BJP protests outside CM's residence; police use water canon, tear gas shells to disperse protesters

A string of protests has been witnessed in the state after the Supreme Court's verdict allowing women of all age groups to enter the Lord Ayappa shrine.

Dec 09, 2018, 14:25 PM IST

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan lashes out at Centre for 'denying' funds to flood-hit Kerala

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday lashed out at the Centre for allegedly showing indifference in granting aid for the rebuilding initiatives of the state, which had suffered the deadliest flood of the century in August.

Nov 23, 2018, 23:51 PM IST