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SFI activists staging a dharna in front of the Secretariat demanding the ban of endosulfan in Kerala - Express Photo.
Vaninagar's victims of endosulfan: 17 years later, no respite 

Most endosulfan victims of Vaninagar have been paid solatium partially but denied adequate healthcare.

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The students of Government High School at Balal in Kasargod, who won ‘A’ grade at the State School Youth Fest in Kannur on Sunday | T K Swaroop
Little bards croon the folklore of their tribe at Kerala School Youth festival

When a group of tribal girl students rendered folk songs at the state school youth festival, not only was the audience enthralled, but a record was also created.

15 hours ago

Pinarayi Vijayan | File Photo
Be the voice of downtrodden, CM Pinarayi tells media

Media should function as the voice of the marginalised and downtrodden, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.

15 hours ago

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan (File|EPS)
Infopark Phase-II to see investment worth Rs 3,000 crores: CM Pinarayi

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday said companies would make investments to the tune of Rs 3,000 crore in Infopark Phase-II. 

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Job scam in Kerala: Chargesheet against PoE, travel agency

CBI action against accused in scam comes two yrs after it took up case.

22 Jan 2017

Periyar river. (File photo)
Periyar river in Kerala a poisoned lifeline

It’s an irony of our times that a city which is straining at the leash to embrace rapid infrastructure development is pushing its lifeline into oblivion.

22 Jan 2017

In Pantha near the Neyyar dam, the drought has already begun flexing its muscles. (Photo | EPS)
Kerala braces for 'apocalyptic' drought

With the ‘perennial’ rivers of the state fast drying up, Kerala is bracing for a drought of an ‘apocalyptic’ proportion.  Store up, the sultry summer is coming!  

22 Jan 2017

Law Academy issue: Kerala university intervenes

The University of Kerala has decided to constitute a Syndicate sub-committee to inquire into allegations against the harassment of students and malpractices in the award of internal marks by authoriti

22 Jan 2017

Kerala self-financing college staff association demand law to prevent exploitation

The college managements, which deny women teachers maternity leave, were also not willing to take them back in service, the association alleged.

22 Jan 2017

Santhosh murder case: Police revelations embarrass CPM

Earlier, the CPM had termed the murder as an outcome of personal enmity, with veteran leader M V Jayarajan stating that it was the fallout of a property dispute.

22 Jan 2017

Jumana’s ‘Kaliyamardanam’ transcends barriers

Art knows no boundaries: It is beyond the barriers of race, religion, region, gender and age.

22 Jan 2017

TNIE Goal title clash today

Mar Dionysius College, Pazhanji and Nirmala College, Muvattupuzha will battle it out in the final of TNIE GOAL 2017 at Malappuram District Sports Council Stadium, Kottappadi.

22 Jan 2017

Nirmala College’s defence consisting of Vineesh S (right) has only conceded a single goal in three matches of TNIE GOAL 2017 | NISAM MUHAMMED
Nirmala, Mar Dionysius clash in final today

Two sides with two distinct styles of play will vie with each other in the final of TNIE GOAL-2017 at the Malappuram District Sports Council Stadium on Sunday.

22 Jan 2017

Former Union Minister Jairam Ramesh is in splits after a comment by V D Satheeshan MLA at the state-level convention against demonetisation in Thiruvananthapuram on Saturday. KPCC president V M Sudheeran is also seen | Manu R Mavelil
Jairam Ramesh: Demonetisation a monumental mistake by Modi

Demonetisation was a monumental blunder committed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, which no economic expert would ever endorse, according to former Union Minister and Congress leader Jairam Ramesh.

22 Jan 2017

TN violating water-sharing deal: ARC

The Administrative Reforms Commission (ARC) on Saturday accused Tamil Nadu of violating the inter-state Parambikulam-Aliyar river water sharing agreement.

22 Jan 2017

VACB orders QV into Kuchipudi results

It is for the first time that the VACB has ordered quick verification in connection with the Kalotsavam results.

22 Jan 2017

The charm and rhythm behind Mappila art forms in Kerala

Arts festivals are not just students’ affairs. There are some ‘big men’ who follow their passion and work on the backstage amazingly

22 Jan 2017

Mehmood, Asrar and Afshan share their joy after winning first prize in Urdu elocution on Saturday | T K Swaroop
Kashmir natives script success in Kerala school arts festival

This is the second consecutive time that these three friends hailing from Poonch in Kashmir, who left their homes in search of better education, emerged as winners in Kerala State School Arts Festival

22 Jan 2017

Palakkad, Kozhikode vie for the coveted title in Kalolsavam

Gifting a bunch of talented youths to the state, curtains will come down on the 57th State School Kalolsavam here on Sunday.

22 Jan 2017

Impending drought puts Kerala government on its toes: Water Resources Minister

Tthe minister is feeling the heat of the impending drought in Kerala.

22 Jan 2017

Salinity ingress posing threat to wells in Kozhikode

The depletion in groundwater level has resulted in seepage of salt water from sea and rivers into wells in Kozhikode.

22 Jan 2017