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The fire and rescue personnel extinguished the fire with the help of local people.
Kerala: CPI(M) office set on fire, none injured

The fire was noticed at the CPI(M) Choddanur block committee office at about 3 am by locals, who informed the fire and rescue personnel.

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Kerala keen on buying 72,000 tonnes of Jaya rice from Andhra Pradesh

Both states ministers will opined that an understanding between the Civil Supplies Corporation of both the states regarding the supply of rice will help elimination of middlemen benefitting AP farmer

16 hours ago

BJP core committee meeting cancelled

The core committee meeting of the BJP, scheduled to meet in Alappuzha on Friday has been cancelled.

22 hours ago

High court reserves order on Dileep’s bail petition

 The Kerala High Court on Thursday reserved its order on the bail petition of actor Dileep, after hearing both sides of the argument in the case pertaining to the abduction and assault on an actress in Kochi.

22 hours ago

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Rape, stalking charges to be invoked against Congress MLA M Vincent

The police have decided to invoke rape and stalking charges against Kovalam MLA M Vincent on a woman’s suicide attempt case.

22 hours ago

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Ground-hugging Malayalees give airlines the blues

 Long before technology shrunk geographical distances, Malayalees were known for their wanderlust, with the common refrain being one  might well run into a Malayali even in some of the remotest corner

22 hours ago

Cultural Affairs Minister A K Balan presenting the Kamala Surayya Award to T J S George, Editorial Adviser, The New Indian Express, in Thiruvananthapuram on Thursday. The award was instituted by Kamala Surayya Foundation and Friends Cultural Centre, Doha | kaviyoor santhosh
Kamala Surayya awards presented

‘The New Indian Express’ Editorial Adviser T J S George was presented with the Kamala Surayya Award by Cultural Affairs Minister A K Balan here on Tuesday.

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Pics: ALBIN MATHEW/While the KSRTC bus stand in the heart of the city is difficult enough during daytime, the poor lighting makes it a nightmare for passengers at night with all the filth around
Thus far.  no further. time to take a stand

Though situated in a prime location, the bus station remains filthy and uninviting

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Nurses celebrating the victory of their protest in front of the Secretariat in Thiruvananthapuram on Thursday | B P Deepu
Nurses end stir after morale booster dose of R20,000

 The 22-day-long agitation by the nurses of private hospitals ended on Thursday after a consensus was reached on the minimum salary.

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‘Govt must step in to curb price rise’: Kerala opposition leader

The state government is doing nothing in checkmating the prices of essential commodities that have gone through the roof, flayed Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala in a statement.

20 Jul 2017

Dileep land grab case: Collector acts two years after LRC ordered probe

There were allegations regarding a purposeful delay on the part of officers in initiating action against the alleged land grabbing incident.

20 Jul 2017

Kerala: Office of Drug controller to take Stringent action against medicine hoarders

The Office of the Drugs Controller on Wednesday said it will take stringent action against those creating the artificial shortage of medicine in the state.

20 Jul 2017

Kerala nurses' stir: Kannur Collector revokes order deploying nursing students

The Collector had issued an order on Sunday directing the nursing colleges in the district to suspend classes for five days and sent students for ward duty.

20 Jul 2017

KCRM extends support to agitating nurses

The Kerala Catholic Church Reformation Movement extended its support to the striking nurses who have been demanding salary revision.

20 Jul 2017

The Immanuel Mar Thoma Church in Eraviperoor
Kerala: Believers oppose move to demolish Immanuel Mar Thoma Church

A report filed by the experts of Vasthuvidya Gurukulam had said in its 2006 report the apse of the church is an example for rare laterite dome construction.

20 Jul 2017

HC: Child care leave can be availed at one go

The court pronounced that the woman Central Government staffers with kids can avail themselves of the child care leave available to them at one go or as per their choice

20 Jul 2017

Kerala nurses' stir; Crucial meeting with CM Pinarayi Vijayan today.

The United Nurses Association and Indian Nurses Association said they will not deviate from their earlier demand of fixing the basic pay at Rs 20,000.

20 Jul 2017

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Mediation talks fail; Kerala nurses announce mass leave today

Representatives of the nursing community have now pinned their hopes on their Thursday meeting with Pinarayi Vijayan.

20 Jul 2017

Kerala BJP leaders took bribe:  party report

The report of a party-appointed committee that inquired into the allegations against certain leaders, of accepting bribe for getting sanction for medical colleges.

20 Jul 2017

Kerala: Suicide attempt by woman; Case registered against MLA

A police case has been registered against Kovalam MLA M.Vincent in connection with a woman’s suicide attempt.

20 Jul 2017

Kerala to convene Assembly session from August 7 

The Cabinet on Wednesday decided to convene the seventh session of the Assembly to focus on legislations regarding various issues including GST.

20 Jul 2017