Kerala News


Kerala govt has stopped auditing local bodies to cover up corruption, alleges Chennithala

He also sought a judicial probe into the raging controversy over the alleged ill-treatment of COVID-19 patients at Kalamassery Medical College, Ernakulam

published : 22 Oct 2020

Jolt to Kerala govt as panel probing Sprinklr deal finds lapses, says Sivasankar showed undue haste

The findings by the commission led by former civil aviation secretary Madhavan Nambiar as chairman and Dr Gulshan Rai, former cyber security coordinator, said procedural formalities were not followed

published : 22 Oct 2020

First batch of women pilots all set to fly missions on Indian Navy's Dornier aircraft

Three women officers graduated as ‘fully operational maritime reconnaissance pilots’ at a passing out ceremony held at INS Garuda, the Naval Air Station in Kochi

published : 22 Oct 2020

Won't name M Sivasankar as accused presently in Kerala gold smuggling case: NIA

The counsel appearing for Sivasankar demanded the court to record the submission of NIA before disposing of the petition.

published : 22 Oct 2020

With onion prices hitting the roof in Kerala, govt to make them available at Rs 50 per kg

Prices of onions and shallots have touched Rs 90 and Rs 120, respectively, in major markets across the state over the past week

published : 22 Oct 2020

1,579 new COVID-19 cases, five deaths reported in Telangana

 The primary caseload came from Hyderabad with 256 cases, followed by Medchal (135 cases) and Khammam (106 cases).

published : 22 Oct 2020

Singer and actor Zero Babu passes away

Playback singer, music director and actor K J Mohammed Babu, popularly known as ‘Zero’ Babu passed away here on Wednesday.

published : 22 Oct 2020

Prosecution to move Kerala High Court today to transfer trial

The prosecution will file a petition at the Kerala High Court on Thursday seeking to transfer the trial in the sensational actor abduction case to another court.

published : 22 Oct 2020

Plan to fell 9,276 eucalyptus trees in Anamudi Shola National Park

Move is to sell trees worth D8.17 cr to timber mafia, say green activists.

published : 22 Oct 2020

Solar scam: Biju Radhakrishnan gets 3-yr rigorous imprisonment for swindling Rs 75 lakh

 The Judicial First Class Magistrate III in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday awarded three-year rigorous imprisonment to solar scam accused Biju Radhakrishnan.

published : 22 Oct 2020

State to amend Kerala Police Act

Following the spurt in cyber attacks and criminal activities through social media, especially against women, the government has decided to amend the Kerala Police Act.

published : 22 Oct 2020

Kerala cabinet approves 10% job reservation for economically backward in general category

The decision will come into force from the date on which the notification is issued.

published : 22 Oct 2020

Covid test rates slashed

Now, ICMR-approved test kits are available at a lower cost.

published : 22 Oct 2020

CPI welcomes Jose K Mani, but not yet sure of its poll prospects

LDF is expected to take a final call on inducting the KC(M) faction into the front on Thursday.

published : 22 Oct 2020

Gold smuggling: NIA unsure of terror motive

Opposing bail plea by two accused, Asst Solicitor Gen says NIA can’t rely on guess work, probe is on to get proof.

published : 22 Oct 2020
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