Kerala Government

Governor withholding assent to Bills: Kerala govt to approach SC

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told reporters here on Wednesday that the withholding bills indefinitely was reminiscent of the “colonial period” when governors enjoyed unbridled discretionary powers.

published on : 28th September 2023

Doctors welcome introduction of new medico-legal protocol, concerns remain

Government doctors have welcomed the introduction of a new medico-legal protocol for the examination of arrested individuals and remand prisoners by medical practitioners.

published on : 21st September 2023

Nipah outbreak: No need to be apprehensive, says Kerala government

The brain-damaging virus has killed two people and infected three others in Kozhikode district.

published on : 14th September 2023

Noon meal scheme: State intervenes to clear up mess

In a bid to keep the scheme up and running, the state is considering releasing its share of the project cost to schools in case the Centre further delays its share of funds.

published on : 8th September 2023

Government claims to have distributed Onam kits to 92% of beneficiaries

An impressive 4,96,240 AAY yellow cardholders had collected their Onam kits from their respective ration shops as of Monday, making up 92% of the total. 

published on : 29th August 2023

No place for endosulfan victims in government’s priority list for Onam benefits

This year, Kerala Government spent a whopping Rs 18,000 crore as allowances and welfare activities as part of Onam.

published on : 29th August 2023

State offers to adopt UP student hit by classmates

General Education Minister V Sivankutty said on Monday that the state was ready to adopt the student and take all steps to continue his education in a school in the state.

published on : 29th August 2023

A day left for Thiruvonam, over half of beneficiaries yet to receive free kits

Only 2.60 lakh out of 5.87 lakh yellow ration card holders across the state have so far received the free kits, official sources said, attributing the delay to a technical glitch in the network. 

published on : 28th August 2023

Kerala govt entrusts crime branch to probe into dealers illegally modifying electric scooters

During the raids, evidence emerged that some dealers, under the cover of exemption type approval certificates for battery-driven  scooters, were altering motors and batteries.

published on : 20th August 2023

Kerala Doctors’ union objects to LSGD’s request for administrative duties

The association argues that the order unfairly burdens doctors who are already grappling with excessive workloads.

published on : 18th August 2023

Kerala likely to waive royalty on earth, boulders to speed up NH projects

The suggestion on concessions was made via a letter of Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, the to CM, dated June 26.

published on : 7th July 2023

Kerala govt is considering legal options: Industries and Law Minister Rajeeve

The minister said many universities were having temporary VCs owing to the governor’s delay in signing the Bill.

published on : 5th July 2023

KFON heralds public internet in Kerala

On June 5, the day of its launch, connectivity was provided to 17,412 government offices and 2,105 BPL houses, and a cable network was laid down to connect 9,000 houses.

published on : 8th June 2023

Kerala borrowings cap: Tighten fiscal belt

The Finance Commission sets the limit for open market borrowings by the states.

published on : 3rd June 2023