Kerala News


Palathayi abuse case: New probe team faces a tough challenge

Team to specifically focus on medical report and consistency in statements given by victim.

published : 21 Oct 2020

Kerala: More recoveries than new Covid cases for third day in row

The death toll also crossed the 1,200-mark on Tuesday with 24 more deaths being confirmed to be due to coronavirus. The cured cases on the day were 7,375. 

published : 21 Oct 2020

Sabarimala temple to be closed today

  The Lord Ayyappa temple here will be closed on Wednesday, marking the conclusion of the five-day monthly poojas of Thulam.

published : 21 Oct 2020

Wishes pour in as VS Achuthanandan celebrates 97th birthday with family

V S Achuthanandan, the old warhorse of the Communist movement in the country, spent his 97th birthday with his family members in a low-key affair.

published : 21 Oct 2020

ED: Swapna Suresh helped resolve Smart City issues; Jaleel, Kadakampally met diplomat

Gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh had allegedly helped resolve issues related to the Smart City project in Kochi.

published : 21 Oct 2020

Ernakulam Medical College refutes allegations of medical negligence in COVID-19 patient's death

Principal of Ernakulam Government Medical College Hospital, Kalamassery, Dr V Sathish has denied medical negligence in the death of Covid-19 patient C K Harris.

published : 21 Oct 2020

New system delays updating of Covid test results

Health staff, pvt labs say they have to make 21 entries for test result of each individual in new system, slowing down server.

published : 21 Oct 2020

Covid norms ‘yes’, but don’t hamper pilgrimage: Kerala HC

In matters not connected with Covid-19 protocol and security, the board should have its own views and decisions.

published : 21 Oct 2020

MCH doctor says ventilator tubes were not connected properly

However, MCH refuted the allegations.

published : 21 Oct 2020

Keep out officer, create new team: Kerala High Court on Palathayi probe

The team led by Sreejith had come in for severe criticism for the manner of investigation, especially after the accused was released on bail by the court.

published : 21 Oct 2020

Vardhan's comments unfortunate, aim should be to fight the pandemic unitedly: Rahul Gandhi

Vardhan had recently said the state was "paying the price for gross negligence" during Onam when unlocking of services along with an increase in travel for trade and tourism led to the spurt in cases

published : 20 Oct 2020

Kerala child abuse case: HC directs police chief to remove IG Sreejith and reconstitute SIT

The police have not made any breakthrough in the case involving the alleged abuse of a Class IV student in Palathayi in Kannur, nearly seven months after it first came to light

published : 20 Oct 2020

Centre, Pinarayi govt playing 'blame game' amid spike in Covid cases: Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi termed Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan's comment that the Kerala government lowered its guard on Covid-19 preventive steps as "unfortunate".

published : 20 Oct 2020

Sivasankar feigned illness to avoid interrogation, Customs tells Kerala High Court

The Customs is opposing the anticipatory bail plea of Sivasankar in the gold smuggling case. The court will consider the case on October 23.

published : 20 Oct 2020

Kerala transwoman tries to kill herself after 'doctored voice clips' posted on social media

Before trying to kill herself, Sajana recorded a video and sent it to her acquaintances accusing some prominent members of the transgender community of conspiring against her

published : 20 Oct 2020
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