Kerala News


BJP asks government to submit fresh affidavit echoing devotees’ sentiments

In a major climbdown from its earlier stance, the state government had on Friday clarified that it will not give protection to young women who want to visit the hill shrine.

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Amid Sabarimala chaos, Erumeli continues its legacy of communal amity

Legend has that Vavar was the Muslim friend of Sabarimala’s presiding deity Lord Ayyappa.

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Govt should obtain clarity on SC order on Sabarimala: CPM

The party secretariat denied media reports that it took a decision on the matter on the basis of the court order.

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Life is a gift from God. Learn to relish every moment: Sr Jesme

The group went to one of the newer restaurants called Round -- The Global Diner and had an enjoyable meal.

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Thomas Isaac responds to KIIFB reference

The minister wondered whether there was anything unnatural if the DPR preparation of a project took one or two years.

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ULCCS bags Rs 18.8 crore tender for Palarivattom flyover reconstruction

Interestingly, the agency has won the contract only a few days after the Opposition parties protested in the assembly that the government had allegedly provided it access to the state police database.

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HC quashes case against IPS officer Nishanthini

The Kerala High Court on Saturday quashed the criminal case registered against IPS officer R Nishanthini, for allegedly torturing a bank manager in Thodupuzha in 2011.

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More curbs on treasury transactions

The restriction until Friday was to defer bills above Rs 5lakh irrespective of the payment head.

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Kerala varsity seeks Crime Branch probe into mark tampering scandal

Registrar C R Prasad wrote to State Police Chief Loknath Behera urging a Crime Branch probe into the mark fiasco as the involvement of external elements was also suspected.  

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Activist demands nod to cremate slain Maoists

The encounter happened on October 28 and 29 and four Maoists were killed. The body of Manivasakam, another Maoist who was killed, was cremated.

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Missing answer scripts: Calicut University staff call for high-level investigation

Majority of the senate members rejected the plea to conduct a high-level police inquiry. Citing the rejection as undemocratic, the staff organisation conducted a dharna at the university.

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Kolkata film fest: Special jury mention for Run Kalyani

Geetha J’s Run Kalyani, won the Special Jury Mention award at the 25th Kolkata International Film Festival.

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Driver in dock for allowing students to shift gear

The Regional Transport Officer (RTO), Wayanad, on Saturday suspended the licence of a tourist bus driver for allowing students to shift the gear of the moving vehicle during a college tour.

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Investigation into PSC exam malpractice not satisfactory: Mullappally

Mullappally said these actions or lack of had eroded the PSC’s credibility and said youth and student organisations of the UDF will conduct massive protest marches in the coming days.

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Kerala’s first visually-challenged women’s cricket team formed

As many as 24 states are taking part in this edition of Nagesh Trophy. The teams are divided into six groups.

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