Change in running procedures of CFLTCs may affect Covid caseload management

According to sources, the delay in reopening the CFLTCs was due to a change in procedures for running the centres by local bodies.

21 Apr 2021

Make-or-break battle for Kerala Congress factions

In first assembly elections since death of stalwarts K M Mani and C F Thomas, party breakaway groups lock horns in 5 constituencies

06 Apr 2021

Parties switch sides. Will UDF fortress shudder?

Kottayam district heads to an assembly election in an entirely different political situation, making things highly unpredictable

21 Mar 2021

Was promised Ettumanoor, denied Vypeen too: Lathika Subhash

I had already prepared to contest the election from Ettumanoor. I have been reviving my relations with the people here for the past few months, she said

16 Mar 2021

Collector’s report to Kerala governmnet backs Renu Raj

The collector also said MLA Rajendran visited the Sub Collector’s residence and office taking up the issue of stop memo issued to the construction. 

13 Feb 2019

Kerala floods one month after: Crops destroyed, Vaikom farmers determined

The entire paddy cultivation in these fields, having a growth of two to 45 days, has been destroyed in breach of bunds.

18 Sep 2018

After 12 yrs, Neelakurinji blooms in idyllic Munnar, but there are no tourists!

Though an exact figure of the overall loss incurred to Munnar is unavailable at this point, its nothing less than 750 crores, said experts.

02 Sep 2018

Sabarimala women's entry controversy changes equations within Kerala's Hindu organisations

The NSS, which was the first of its ilk to implead in the case, strongly opposed the demand for allowing women belonging to all age groups entry into the Sabarimala temple.

26 Jul 2018

Priests, laity of Roman Catholic Church to seek removal of Bishop Franco Mulakkal from pastoral duties

A rape complaint was filed by a nun against Bishop Franco Mulakkal of the Jalandhar diocese that has rocked the Syro-Malabar and Latin Catholic churches.

13 Jul 2018

Clergy sex abuse case: Christian communities caught between rock and hard place

The Roman Catholic Church plunged into unprecedented crisis after a nun filed a complaint alleging rape against Bishop Franco Mulakkal of Jalandhar diocese.

13 Jul 2018

Death by drowning: Postmortem report of Kevin P Joseph

Post-mortem examination, conducted at the Forensic Medicine department at Government Medical College hospital here has found drowning.

30 May 2018

Family in distress as Kevin’s death dashes dreams

On a rainy day, grief gripped the rented house of the Platharayil family, at Nattassery near Kottayam.

29 May 2018

Rivers of life: How Kerala districts conserve water resources through people’s movement

While the government machinery has been a little slow to get in on the act, people have voluntarily come forth to conserve water resources in their respective areas.

29 Apr 2018

Kerala: Restoring the lifelines of Kottayam with river restoration campaign

Apart from the river revival project, the initiative has also rejuvenated paddy cultivation in hundreds of acres and given a fresh impetus to the tourism potential in the rural areas of the district.

29 Apr 2018

Hadiya’s father files complaint against activist Rahul Easwar for taking video, photos

Ashokan on Tuesday filed a complaint with the Vaikom police against activist Rahul Easwar for recording a video and taking photosof Akhila and mother Ponnamma at their residence.

23 Aug 2017