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Nipah virus: Toll rises to 16, Kerala warns of second outbreak

Nipah virus: Toll rises to 16, Kerala warns of second outbreak

The death toll from Nipah virus rose to 16 with two more deaths reported in the last two days in Kerala's Kozhikode. There was more...
Farmers go on 10-day holiday in new form of protest, dump farm produce, stop supplies to cities

Farmers go on 10-day holiday in new form of protest, dump farm produce, stop...

The 10-day 'Gaon Bandh' protest of farmers started today, Friday, June 1 with fresh produce from farms and thousands of litres of milk in...
Monsoon breaks over Kerala; thunderstorms, lightning kill scores in UP, Bihar, Jharkhand

Monsoon breaks over Kerala; thunderstorms, lightning kill scores in UP, Bihar, Jharkhand

Monsoon broke in Kerala on Tuesday, May 29, three days ahead of its normal date. The weather department has predicted a good rainy season...
Kerala lynching: Centre seeks report from state over tribal youth’s killing

Kerala lynching: Centre seeks report from state over tribal youth’s killing

According to the police, the 27-year-old tribal youth, identified as Madhu, was severely beaten by a group of people in a forest in Kerala’s...
Tribal youth beaten to death by mob in Kerala; selfie with victim goes viral

Tribal youth beaten to death by mob in Kerala; selfie with victim goes viral

According to the police, the youth, identified as Madhu, was severely beaten by the mob – which accused him of theft – in a...
SC reduces Cauvery water allocation to Tamil Nadu, Karnataka to get more because Bengaluru needs it

SC reduces Cauvery water allocation to Tamil Nadu, Karnataka to get more because Bengaluru...

Court says agreements were not “political arrangements” but were based on public interest; decision valid for 15 years The Supreme Court on Friday (February 16) ended the...
Blast at ONGC vessel at Kochi shipyard kills 5, injures 10

Blast at ONGC vessel at Kochi shipyard kills 5, injures 10

The blast was heard from a docked vessel, Sagar Bhushan, an ONGC drilling ship, around 10 am, when around 20 people were working in...
Two held for allegedly trying to sell Kerala women as sex-slave to IS

Two held for allegedly trying to sell Kerala women as sex-slave to IS

The woman accused that she had been plotted by her husband, Mohamed Riyaz, who hatched the conspiracy to sell her wife to the Islamic...
Cyclone Fishermen

Over 500 fishermen rescued as Cyclone ‘Ochki’ continues wreaking havoc

Death toll has risen to nine, cyclone may intensify further, say officials With the cyclone ‘Ochki’ already having created havoc in the coastal areas...
Cyclone Ockhi

Cyclone Ockhi continues to pummel Kerala, Lakshadweep, no estimate of missing persons

Amid signs that Cyclone Ockhi might intensify in next 24 hours, parts of Tamil Nadu, Kerala hit by heavy rain, 200 fishermen stranded off...
Kerala transport minister Thomas Chandy resigns amid pressure over land-grab charges

Kerala transport minister Thomas Chandy resigns amid pressure over land-grab charges

Allegedly, a company owned by Chandy constructed a road, through paddy fields, to a lake resort in Alappuzha district. Following land-grab charges leveled against Kerala...
murder

Political killing in Kerala: RSS worker hacked to death in alleged ‘revenge’ attack

The victim is an accused in the killing of a CPI(M) activist In yet another instance of political killings in Kerala, a Rashtriya Swayamsevak...
Kerala

Kerala: Two more ISIS suspects arrested, ‘main recruiter’ among them

Earlier on Wednesday three IS suspects, who were deported from Turkey while trying to sneak into Syria, were arrested. A day after the arrest of...

Kerala girl succumbs to injuries three days after jumping off school building

The relatives of the girl claimed that Gouri took the bold step after she was allegedly harassed by teachers at the school. A teenaged Kerala...
Saroj Pandey

We’ll gouge out eyes of political rivals in Kerala: former BJP MP Saroj Pandey

Pandey, a national general secretary of the BJP, also claims that her party can “dismiss” Kerala’s Left Front government  Weeks after BJP national president Amit...
Sabarimala Temple

Women’s ban at Sabarimala temple: Supreme Court refers case to Constitutional Bench

The age-old rule of the Sabarimala temple of Kerala, a hill shrine dedicated to Lord Ayyappa, forbids the entry of menstruating women. The SC has...
Love Jihad

Not just the Hadiya case, NIA examining ‘love jihad’ angle in 90 other inter-faith...

NIA investigators hopeful of finding link between inter-faith marriages in the Kerala and radical Islamic outfit PFI Even as the Supreme Court presides over a...
Kerala govt tells SC that NIA probe not needed in Hadiya love jihad case

NIA probe not needed in Hadiya ‘love jihad’ case: Kerala govt tells SC

The affidavit says further that the Kerala police “would have reported to central government if any scheduled offences found to have been committed during...
Sexual violence illustration

28-year-old Delhi resident claims she was gang-raped by 23 men, 6 arrested

The woman, who originally hails from Kerala, had bought a plot of land near Bikaner and had gone to inspect it when the incident...
Alphons

BJP has no problem with Kerala consuming beef: newly inducted union minister Alphons

- By Abhishek Kumar With eyes set on expanding political base in the south, north-east India, is BJP trying for an image makeover as far...
Supreme Court

Kerala Love Jihad case – SC orders NIA probe after agency claims ‘pattern’ emerging...

Former Supreme Court judge, Justice RV Raveendran asked to supervise the NIA probe, Kerala police informs apex court that it wants to withdraw from...
Kerala tense after RSS leader’s death

Kerala tense after RSS leader’s death, BJP calls bandh

Eight arrested for brutal murder The BJP called for a statewide bandh in Kerala on Sunday to protest the killing of RSS worker Rajesh Edavakode...
NCBC

Three States refuse to give nod to the new NCBC Bill

The proposed amendment will “deprive” the state from making provisions for socially and educationally Backward Classes, says the West Bengal government  West Bengal, Karnataka and...
Bengal Riots

Why do people love to hate?

Ranjona Banerji And once again, India is heading towards what journalists of old used to call a “communal tinderbox”. Sectarian hatred, which sadly simmers below...
Innocent Vareed Thekkeethala

If Actresses are bad, they might share bed: Kerala MP Innocent

Women activists oppose Innocent Members of the Women in Cinema Collective (WCC) have chastised the Kerala MP and Malayalam actor Innocent Vareed Thekkeethala for saying...

The H1N1 virus is becoming more dangerous

Last week 53 people died of H1N1 in Kerala The H1N1 virus in India, which has claimed more than 2500 lives since last year in...
PM Narendra Modi flags off Kochi Metro

PM Narendra Modi flags off Kochi Metro

The metro is scheduled to start commercial operations on Monday, June 19 from 6 am onwards Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated Kochi Metro...
Kerala Assembly convenes for special session on cattle sale ban

Kerala Assembly convenes for special session on cattle sale ban

Kerala’s special one-day Assembly session started on Thursday morning to discuss the Centre’s ban on the sale of cattle for slaughter at livestock markets. The special one-day...
BJP chief Amit Shah lands in Kerala for three-day visit

BJP chief Amit Shah lands in Kerala for three-day visit

He is expected to meet the bishops in Kochi on Saturday and build bridges with the Christian community. BJP chief Amit Shah landed in Kochi...
Kerala govt wants to call CMs’ meeting on Central ban on cattle sale

Kerala govt wants to call CMs’ meeting on Central ban on cattle sale

Protests against the ban have been widespread in the stae, Tamil Nadu and parts of Karnataka. Underlining its stand against the Central government, the Kerala...
Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Kerala and West Bengal threaten legal tangle The Central government is rethinking its move banning the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter through animal...
Woman bobbitises godman

Woman bobbitises godman in Kerala

The 23-year-old claimed he had been raping her since she was a Class XII student A woman in Kerala has chopped off the genitals of...
Kerala BJP chief booked

Kerala BJP chief booked

Kummanam Rajasekharan posted a video on social media claiming it showed CPM workers celebrating RSS worker’s murder Kerala BJP chief Kummanam Rajasekharan has been booked...

Treat muslims as your own: PM Modi

Don’t think of Muslims as vote-banks or commodities, think of them as your own says PM Narendra Modi in Kozhikode, Kerala.

'Kerala' - 36 News Results

Nipah virus: Toll rises to 16, Kerala warns of second outbreak

Nipah virus: Toll rises to 16, Kerala warns of second outbreak

The death toll from Nipah virus rose to 16 with two more deaths reported in the last two days in Kerala's Kozhikode. There was more...
Farmers go on 10-day holiday in new form of protest, dump farm produce, stop supplies to cities

Farmers go on 10-day holiday in new form of protest, dump farm produce, stop...

The 10-day 'Gaon Bandh' protest of farmers started today, Friday, June 1 with fresh produce from farms and thousands of litres of milk in...
Monsoon breaks over Kerala; thunderstorms, lightning kill scores in UP, Bihar, Jharkhand

Monsoon breaks over Kerala; thunderstorms, lightning kill scores in UP, Bihar, Jharkhand

Monsoon broke in Kerala on Tuesday, May 29, three days ahead of its normal date. The weather department has predicted a good rainy season...
Kerala lynching: Centre seeks report from state over tribal youth’s killing

Kerala lynching: Centre seeks report from state over tribal youth’s killing

According to the police, the 27-year-old tribal youth, identified as Madhu, was severely beaten by a group of people in a forest in Kerala’s...
Tribal youth beaten to death by mob in Kerala; selfie with victim goes viral

Tribal youth beaten to death by mob in Kerala; selfie with victim goes viral

According to the police, the youth, identified as Madhu, was severely beaten by the mob – which accused him of theft – in a...
SC reduces Cauvery water allocation to Tamil Nadu, Karnataka to get more because Bengaluru needs it

SC reduces Cauvery water allocation to Tamil Nadu, Karnataka to get more because Bengaluru...

Court says agreements were not “political arrangements” but were based on public interest; decision valid for 15 years The Supreme Court on Friday (February 16) ended the...
Blast at ONGC vessel at Kochi shipyard kills 5, injures 10

Blast at ONGC vessel at Kochi shipyard kills 5, injures 10

The blast was heard from a docked vessel, Sagar Bhushan, an ONGC drilling ship, around 10 am, when around 20 people were working in...
Two held for allegedly trying to sell Kerala women as sex-slave to IS

Two held for allegedly trying to sell Kerala women as sex-slave to IS

The woman accused that she had been plotted by her husband, Mohamed Riyaz, who hatched the conspiracy to sell her wife to the Islamic...
Cyclone Fishermen

Over 500 fishermen rescued as Cyclone ‘Ochki’ continues wreaking havoc

Death toll has risen to nine, cyclone may intensify further, say officials With the cyclone ‘Ochki’ already having created havoc in the coastal areas...
Cyclone Ockhi

Cyclone Ockhi continues to pummel Kerala, Lakshadweep, no estimate of missing persons

Amid signs that Cyclone Ockhi might intensify in next 24 hours, parts of Tamil Nadu, Kerala hit by heavy rain, 200 fishermen stranded off...
Kerala transport minister Thomas Chandy resigns amid pressure over land-grab charges

Kerala transport minister Thomas Chandy resigns amid pressure over land-grab charges

Allegedly, a company owned by Chandy constructed a road, through paddy fields, to a lake resort in Alappuzha district. Following land-grab charges leveled against Kerala...
murder

Political killing in Kerala: RSS worker hacked to death in alleged ‘revenge’ attack

The victim is an accused in the killing of a CPI(M) activist In yet another instance of political killings in Kerala, a Rashtriya Swayamsevak...
Kerala

Kerala: Two more ISIS suspects arrested, ‘main recruiter’ among them

Earlier on Wednesday three IS suspects, who were deported from Turkey while trying to sneak into Syria, were arrested. A day after the arrest of...

Kerala girl succumbs to injuries three days after jumping off school building

The relatives of the girl claimed that Gouri took the bold step after she was allegedly harassed by teachers at the school. A teenaged Kerala...
Saroj Pandey

We’ll gouge out eyes of political rivals in Kerala: former BJP MP Saroj Pandey

Pandey, a national general secretary of the BJP, also claims that her party can “dismiss” Kerala’s Left Front government  Weeks after BJP national president Amit...
Sabarimala Temple

Women’s ban at Sabarimala temple: Supreme Court refers case to Constitutional Bench

The age-old rule of the Sabarimala temple of Kerala, a hill shrine dedicated to Lord Ayyappa, forbids the entry of menstruating women. The SC has...
Love Jihad

Not just the Hadiya case, NIA examining ‘love jihad’ angle in 90 other inter-faith...

NIA investigators hopeful of finding link between inter-faith marriages in the Kerala and radical Islamic outfit PFI Even as the Supreme Court presides over a...
Kerala govt tells SC that NIA probe not needed in Hadiya love jihad case

NIA probe not needed in Hadiya ‘love jihad’ case: Kerala govt tells SC

The affidavit says further that the Kerala police “would have reported to central government if any scheduled offences found to have been committed during...
Sexual violence illustration

28-year-old Delhi resident claims she was gang-raped by 23 men, 6 arrested

The woman, who originally hails from Kerala, had bought a plot of land near Bikaner and had gone to inspect it when the incident...
Alphons

BJP has no problem with Kerala consuming beef: newly inducted union minister Alphons

- By Abhishek Kumar With eyes set on expanding political base in the south, north-east India, is BJP trying for an image makeover as far...
Supreme Court

Kerala Love Jihad case – SC orders NIA probe after agency claims ‘pattern’ emerging...

Former Supreme Court judge, Justice RV Raveendran asked to supervise the NIA probe, Kerala police informs apex court that it wants to withdraw from...
Kerala tense after RSS leader’s death

Kerala tense after RSS leader’s death, BJP calls bandh

Eight arrested for brutal murder The BJP called for a statewide bandh in Kerala on Sunday to protest the killing of RSS worker Rajesh Edavakode...
NCBC

Three States refuse to give nod to the new NCBC Bill

The proposed amendment will “deprive” the state from making provisions for socially and educationally Backward Classes, says the West Bengal government  West Bengal, Karnataka and...
Bengal Riots

Why do people love to hate?

Ranjona Banerji And once again, India is heading towards what journalists of old used to call a “communal tinderbox”. Sectarian hatred, which sadly simmers below...
Innocent Vareed Thekkeethala

If Actresses are bad, they might share bed: Kerala MP Innocent

Women activists oppose Innocent Members of the Women in Cinema Collective (WCC) have chastised the Kerala MP and Malayalam actor Innocent Vareed Thekkeethala for saying...

The H1N1 virus is becoming more dangerous

Last week 53 people died of H1N1 in Kerala The H1N1 virus in India, which has claimed more than 2500 lives since last year in...
PM Narendra Modi flags off Kochi Metro

PM Narendra Modi flags off Kochi Metro

The metro is scheduled to start commercial operations on Monday, June 19 from 6 am onwards Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated Kochi Metro...
Kerala Assembly convenes for special session on cattle sale ban

Kerala Assembly convenes for special session on cattle sale ban

Kerala’s special one-day Assembly session started on Thursday morning to discuss the Centre’s ban on the sale of cattle for slaughter at livestock markets. The special one-day...
BJP chief Amit Shah lands in Kerala for three-day visit

BJP chief Amit Shah lands in Kerala for three-day visit

He is expected to meet the bishops in Kochi on Saturday and build bridges with the Christian community. BJP chief Amit Shah landed in Kochi...
Kerala govt wants to call CMs’ meeting on Central ban on cattle sale

Kerala govt wants to call CMs’ meeting on Central ban on cattle sale

Protests against the ban have been widespread in the stae, Tamil Nadu and parts of Karnataka. Underlining its stand against the Central government, the Kerala...
Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Kerala and West Bengal threaten legal tangle The Central government is rethinking its move banning the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter through animal...
Woman bobbitises godman

Woman bobbitises godman in Kerala

The 23-year-old claimed he had been raping her since she was a Class XII student A woman in Kerala has chopped off the genitals of...
Kerala BJP chief booked

Kerala BJP chief booked

Kummanam Rajasekharan posted a video on social media claiming it showed CPM workers celebrating RSS worker’s murder Kerala BJP chief Kummanam Rajasekharan has been booked...

Treat muslims as your own: PM Modi

Don’t think of Muslims as vote-banks or commodities, think of them as your own says PM Narendra Modi in Kozhikode, Kerala.

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