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Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis (File | PTI)
Devendra Fadnavis to expand BJP in Kerala ahead of 2019 elections

The BJP has devised a grand plan to focus on about 130 winnable Lok Sabha seats, which it had missed in 2014, and the added responsibility on Devendra Fadnavis would be part of that plan.

5 hours ago

The office of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in New Delhi. (File | AFP)
NIA re-registers Kerala Police FIR to probe Love Jihad

The apex court had on Wednesday ordered a probe into the marriage of Shafin Jahan and Akhila Asokan under the supervision of a retired SC judge to examine the alleged indoctrination.

5 hours ago

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New report proves false 'no ventilator' defence of Thiruvananthapuram Medical College doctors in Murugan's death

15 ventilators were reportedly available in the government medical college when injured worker, Murugan who died later, was turned away on claims that there were none.

9 hours ago

Malayalam actor Dileep (File Photo | Cinema Express)
Malayalam actress assault case: Dileep's bail plea posted for Tuesday

Dileep's arrest came after police found evidence against him as the abduction's key conspirator.

15 hours ago

Assembly passes Kerala GST Bill

The Assembly on Thursday passed the Kerala GST Bill, 2017, paving the way for the roll out of GST regime.

18 Aug 2017

Govt firm on athirappilly project

In what is seen as a clear indication the government has not shelved the Athirappilly hydel power project, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told the Assembly the project would be

18 Aug 2017

Women’s panel hits back at P C George

Women’s Commission chairperson M C Josephine has written to Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan expressing strong displeasure over MLA P C George’s statements against her and the Commission.

18 Aug 2017

All dam reservoirs in state to be desilted

Water Resources Minister Mathew T Thomas has said all dam reservoirs in the state will be desilted.

18 Aug 2017

Malayalam Actor assault case: Pulsar Suni to be shifted to Viyyur

The Angamaly Judicial First Class Magistrate Court on Thursday directed the police to shift Sunil Kumar aka Pulsar Suni, key accused in the actor assault case, to the Viyyur Central Prison in Thrissur

18 Aug 2017

2 held in moral policing incident involving woman and son

Two persons were arrested for misbehaving with a homemaker and her teenage son in Badiadka in an alleged case of moral policing on August 15.

18 Aug 2017

Pollution Control Board cancels sanction for Kerala MLA’s water theme park 

The PCB has withdrawn the sanction for PVR Water Theme Park, owned by Nilambur MLA P V Anwar, at Kakkadampoyil in the district.

18 Aug 2017

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat unfurling the Tricolour on Independence Day at the Karnaki Amman HSS in Palakkad. (File photo)
Collector who barred RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat from hoisting national flag in Kerala transferred

The Kerala Government, however, said that it's a “routine transfer” since four other District Collectors have also been transferred with Marykutty in the reshuffle.

17 Aug 2017

Kerala Assembly Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan (Facebook/ P Sreeramakrishnan)
Kerala Speaker warns P C George for 'insensitive' remarks against actress

Kerala Assembly Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan on Thursday warned PC George, MLA, that he would take whatever action was possible against the legislator, if he continued to make "insensitive" remarks.

17 Aug 2017

Blue Whale Challenge It is a suicide game in which the player is given certain tasks to complete for a period of 50 days and the final task is to kill oneself. The player is also asked to share photos after finishing the challenge
Blue Whale not a cyber game: Cyber Forensic experts

Blue Whale which allegedly has claimed the lives of two youngsters in Kerala cannot be completely alienated by blocking it in the cyber space, claim Cyber Forensic experts.

17 Aug 2017

Parents of Manoj R Chandran  (EPS | B P Deepu)
Blue Whale menace: Kerala Parents robbed of a child

Manoj R Chandran’s parents recall the events that led them to suspect he was playing the Blue Whale Challenge game.

17 Aug 2017

Kerala High Court quashes govt order on granting nod for construction 

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday quashed a government order empowering District Collectors and Revenue Division Officers to grant permission under the Kerala Land Utilisation (KLU)

17 Aug 2017

Homeless migrants in Kochi (Albin Mathew | EPS)
432 migrants enter world of letters on Independence Day

Kerala scripted a new chapter in its academic sphere by initiating as many as 432 migrant workers into the world of letters on Independence Day, at Perumbavoor.

17 Aug 2017

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Interpol issues red corner notice against Kerala man for Islamic State links

The Interpol has issued red corner notice against a Thiruvananthapuram native following a request by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in connection with the probe into the IS module in Kerala.

17 Aug 2017

Shafin Jahan & Akhila Ashokan (Hadiya), whose marriage was invalidated by HC
Love jihad not one-off case in Kerala, says National Investigation Agency

India’s anti-terror probe agency claimed in the SC that the alleged conversion and radicalisation of a Hindu woman and her marriage to a Muslim in Kerala was not an isolated incident.

17 Aug 2017

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat unfurling the Tricolour on Independence Day at the Karnaki Amman HSS in Palakkad.
Palakkad administration finds wrong with school’s Independence Day function

District Collector P Marykutty has recommended action against the school for defying the government’s directive which said a leader of any organisation cannot unfurl the Tricolour.

17 Aug 2017

Kerala Transport Minister Thomas Chandy (Twitter/ Visvya Solutions)
Minister Thomas Chandy’s encroachment will be probed: Revenue Minister

Action will be taken if allegations are true, says E Chandrasekharan

17 Aug 2017