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It rained cats and dogs in Kerala on Saturday

The data from automated weather stations on the eastern region of central Kerala explains the flash floods and landslides that caused heavy damage to life and property.

17 Oct 2021

CPM’s open door policy a boon for Congress dissidents

Ruling party’s tactical move to welcome such leaders indicates it aims to ensure disintegration of the grand old party in Kerala

15 Sep 2021

New power axis stages silent coup in Kerala Congress

State party chief Sudhakaran and Oppn leader Satheesan foreseen the revolt by Chandy and Chennithala and apprised high command of the same

30 Aug 2021

Kerala, PSUs hold shares, CAG audit must for Kannur airport: Centre

The Union government has reiterated that CAG needs to audit the accounts of Kannur International Airport Limited (KIAL) on an annual basis. 

25 Aug 2021

Amid lockdown, Kerala creates 1 crore work days in four months under MGNREGS

Nearly, 80% of the beneficiaries of the scheme are women in the state.

24 Aug 2021

Immunity passport unlikely to stand legal scrutiny

However, the said clause has virtually put them under house arrest in violation of Article 21 while persons who have been given the first dose of vaccine are allowed to leave their houses.

07 Aug 2021

Govts need to step in with financial aid, moratorium on loans: Experts

Say much of the present troubles faced by small biz & traders are due to their inability to repay loans taken from banks, suggest interventions should continue for at least 6 months

04 Aug 2021

Hit hard by lockdown money crunch, 17 end lives in Kerala in last six weeks

Experts urge govt to set up a body to provide disaster relief as economic crisis is prolonged

01 Aug 2021

Sivankutty’s decision to stay doesn’t have many precedents

From K Karunakaran and K M Mani to K T Jaleel, ministers from both fronts gave up their cabinet berths whenever courts pointed fingers of suspicion at them

29 Jul 2021

Kerala: Loan fraudsters mint crores from Karuvannur bank’s supermarkets

Irregularities worth C1.7 cr found in stocks of supermarkets during 2019-20 fiscal alone

26 Jul 2021

Karuvannur bank loan fraud: Attender, peon among admins of bank software

Out of 27 employees, 18 assigned as administrators of high-security software

25 Jul 2021

Even after being exposed, loan fraudsters tried settlement deal

They assured bank prez and secy that they would sell real estate assets to repay loans

24 Jul 2021

Using benamis, Karuvannur Bank cartel divert crores to realty business

Former manager kingpin of Rs 300 Cr scam, employees active members of cartel  

23 Jul 2021

Karuvannur bank officials formed cartel, forged papers to loot Rs 300 crore

The nexus formed by a few bank officials who had helped each other to siphon off money and invest the same in their personal businesses was revealed in the report with evidence.

22 Jul 2021

Coop dept sat on Karuvannur bank fraud report for 9 months

Panel that carried out department-level investigation submitted report on Oct 10 last year, detected serious irregularities and recommended a vigilance probe

22 Jul 2021