M S Vidyanandan

Ration shops in Wayanad, Kasargod to supply fortified food items

The first phase of the scheme is expected to be implemented in two months.

21 May 2019

CM’s weekly show: Government snubs C-Dit, smiles at Kairali TV

The IPRD had invited expression of interest for the selection of a producer in December last.

12 May 2019

MEDISEP date extended, but concerns remain

The order asks the Treasuries Director to exhibit notices in all treasuries that the scheme is mandatory.

11 May 2019

534 families in Kerala give up subsidised ration

Those who voluntarily give up the ration are free to claim it after six months.

05 May 2019

Protected monuments: SDMA, ASI to draw up disaster risk reduction plan

The Kerala office of the ASI manages 28 monuments and nine sites. They include forts, temples, Jain monuments, a church and a palace.

04 May 2019

Thousands of pensioners feared left out of health insurance scheme

 Thousands of pensioners are feared to have left out of the government’s flagship health insurance scheme for state employees and pensioners. 

30 Apr 2019

Kerala to launch special enrolment drive to expand KASP cover

Finance Minister Thomas Isaac told Express the KBF will be continued for a few more months until the special enrolment drive begins.

29 Apr 2019

Janardhanan, 104...and voting

Radhakrishnan and his brothers Ravidasan, Ganesh and Ramachandran visit their father everyday and serve him food or help him bath or take a brief walk.

23 Apr 2019

Now, this Modi throws his weight around

It was mid-2014, immediately after Narendra Modi came to power,  Shaji brought the jumbo from Bihar to Kerala.

22 Apr 2019

Exasperating farrago! In Tharoor’s affidavit, even his name is misspelt

Strangely, the affidavits Tharoor, the UDF candidate in Thiruvananthapuram,  submitted along with his nomination papers contain some silly typos which may embarrass him if he were to read it.

19 Apr 2019

ASI seeks Kerala Disaster Management Authority's intervention to ensure safety of ancient temple

The Sree Parasurama Swamy temple at Thiruvallam was facing serious risks as nearly half a dozen LPG cylinders were stored inside the temple complex.

13 Apr 2019

Innovative financing helps Kerala tackle borrowing restrictions

Innovative financing has helped the state tackle fund crunch and ease treasury restrictions.

19 Mar 2019

Priest fails to give minister​ prasadam, faces wrath

The temple management said the chief priest had closed the sanctum sanctorum for deeparadhana ritual when the minister arrived.

16 Mar 2019

Thiruvallam temple asked to set up piped gas system

As per rules, storage of LPG cylinders above the prescribed limit requires the District Collector’s sanction.

15 Mar 2019

Kerala: Health scheme keeps suicide attempts, drunkards in mind

Kerala is thought to be the first state in the country to introduce a public insurance scheme incorporating these two risks, normally not covered under health insurance programmes.

11 Mar 2019