• Kerala Win Win Lottery W-530 Today Results: First prize is worth Rs 65 lakh! 16 Sep 2019 09:28 Kerala Win Win Lottery Results: The live results will be announced at 3 pm. Kerala Win Win Lottery Today Results: The Kerala state lottery department Monday will announce the results of Kerala Win Win Lottery W-530. While the first prize is worth Rs 65 …
  • Kerala freezes decision on new Motor Vehicles Act| Live Updates 16 Sep 2019 09:24 DLF sells 9 acre land to American Express for around Rs 300 cr Realty major DLF has sold a 9 acre land parcel in New Gurugram to American Express for about Rs 300 crore in one of the costliest land deals in this area, sources said. The selling price comes …
  • Kerala government to write to Centre for clarity on new Motor Vehicles amendment 16 Sep 2019 08:29 By Express News Service Kerala government will write a letter to the centre seeking clarification on the implementation of the increased fines as per the new amendments in the Motor vehicles act. The decision was taken at a high-level meeting chaired by …
  • Palarivattom flyover to be rebuilt: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan 16 Sep 2019 08:28 By Express News Service With the Pala by-poll in a weeks time, the ruling LDF government took a giant step announcing the demolition and reconstruction of Palarivattom flyover bridge. The flyover is in a political controversy following allegations that …
  • Kerala, RCC ink MoU with Maldives for cancer care 16 Sep 2019 07:56 Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 16 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday said that a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the state and the Regional Cancer Centre (RCC) with Maldives for better cancer care treatment. The RCC, …
  • Kerala Police to organise cyber security conference from September 25 16 Sep 2019 02:41 By Express News Service KOCHI: Experts who have mastered cyberspace will gather in Kochi as part of the 12th edition of cybersecurity conference c0c0n to be held from September 25 to 28. The event organised by Kerala Police in association with POLCYB (The …
  • A centre for women entrepreneurs in Kerala 15 Sep 2019 23:40 Gender Park, Kozhikode, will house international women’s trade centre. The Social Justice Department of Kerala government has proposed an international women’s trade centre (iWTC) in line with the Sustainable Development Goals adopted by the United Nations …
  • RSS agenda in Amit Shah’s Hindi stand: Kerala CM 15 Sep 2019 22:27
  • Maradu demolition case: As deadline nears, Kerala CM calls all-party meet 15 Sep 2019 21:41 According to a communication from the Chief Minister’s Office, the meeting would be held Tuesday evening. A DAY after leaders of political parties extended support to residents of four residential complexes near Kochi, which face demolition as per a …
  • Hindi must is nonsense: Kerala CM 15 Sep 2019 19:19 Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has called Union home minister Amit Shah’s appeal for making Hindi as primary language as “nonsense.” On his Facebook wall, he wrote the Sangh Parivar move was to divert attention from important issues …
  • BDJS chief Thushar Vellapally cleared in UAE cheque bounce case, arrives in Kerala 15 Sep 2019 16:07 Thushar Vellapally was granted bail in August, two days after he was arrested in UAE. (File) BJP ally Bharat Dharma Jana Sena (BDJS) president Thushar Vellapally, who was arrested in UAE’s Ajman in a cheque bounce case and was subsequently cleared of all …
  • Kerala CM hits out at Amit Shah over Hindi Diwas tweets 15 Sep 2019 13:14 New Delhi: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday slammed Home Minister Amit Shah’s push for Hindi as India’s national language as “a new battlefield in the name of the language.” “Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s Hindi agenda push despite …
  • 'War Cry' Against Other Mother Tongues: Kerala CM Vijayan On Amit Shah's Hindi Push 15 Sep 2019 12:18 A day after Home Minister Amit Shah said that it was necessary to have a common language that becomes a mark of India's identity in the world, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayo Vijayan on Sunday came out all guns blazing, calling the idea "absurd…
  • Maradu flats demolition: Kerala CM calls for all party meeting on Tuesday 15 Sep 2019 10:53 The Kerala government on Sunday called for an all-party meeting on September 17 to discuss the plight of owners of around 350 flats in Maradu in Kochi, facing demolition for violating Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) norms.   The meeting will be held here on …
  • Kerala CM attacks Shah on Hindi pitch; says it is a "war cry" against non-Hindi speaking people 15 Sep 2019 09:31 THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Slamming Union Home Minister Amit Shah for his Hindi language pitch, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday said it was a "planned attempt" to stir up a controversy and divert attention from pressing problems in the …
  • Kerala politicians slam Amit Shah’s Hindi push 15 Sep 2019 09:17 Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 15 (IANS) The traditional rival political fronts in Kerala – the ruling CPI-M led Left Front and the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) are on the same page in slamming the Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s call for one nation …
  • Kerala Pournami Lottery RN-409 Today Results: First prize worth is Rs 70 lakh! 15 Sep 2019 07:50 Kerala Pournami Lottery: The live results will be announced at 3 pm. Kerala Pournami Lottery Results Today: The Kerala state lottery department today will announce the results of Kerala Pournami Lottery RN-409. While the first prize is worth Rs 70 lakh, …
  • How a Kerala schoolteacher has been using music to draw student to Malayalam poetry 15 Sep 2019 02:30 Song sung true: Mankulam G Keshavan Namboodiri When Mankulam G Keshavan Namboodiri was growing up in 1970s Kerala near the coastal town of Kayamkulam, he, like many boys at school, had dreams that varied every day. On some days, he wanted to be a policeman …
  • Women participate in famous tiger-themed dance in Kerala's Thrissur district 15 Sep 2019 02:14 14 Sep 2019, 10:17PM ISTSource: TOI.inAs part of the end of the Onam celebrations, women dancers participated in ‘Pulikali’ (Tiger-themed dance) in Thrissur district of Kerala. It is performed by trained artists to entertain people on the occasion of Onam, …
  • Parties pulling out all stops for byelection in Kerala’s Pala 14 Sep 2019 11:09 Pala, Sep 14 (IANS) Whoever wins the upcoming Pala by-election will go into the record books as this would be the first time since 1965 that there will be a new winner and hence all the three political fronts are leaving nothing to chance. The by-election …
  • Maradu flats demolition: Kerala opposition questions CM 14 Sep 2019 09:23 Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 14 (IANS) With Saturday being the last day for the 356 flat owners in the Maradu apartment complex to vacate the building, Leader of Opposition Ramesh Chennithala has asked Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to break his silence. …
  • Files related to CRZ violations by builders, industrialists go missing in Kerala 14 Sep 2019 09:16 Files related to major Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) violations by prominent builders, industrialist and hotel majors have gone missing, and this has come in the way of taking prompt legal action against the violators.  The Kerala Coastal Zone Management …
  • Kerala Governor may intervene in the Maradu flat case 14 Sep 2019 09:07 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Expressing concern over the fate of the owners of a group of apartments at Maradu Municipality in Ernakulam, Governor Arif Mohammad Khan on Saturday indicated that he may intervene in the issue. ALSO READ |  …
  • Maradu flats: Kerala to implement SC order 14 Sep 2019 03:52 With a humanitarian crisis evolving, the Kerala government is looking at various ‘ways and means’ to implement the Supreme Court order to demolish four Maradu flats ‘without hurting anyone,’ Chief Secretary Tom Jose has said. The State government is …
  • Kerala police to bring out handbook of important info for senior citizens  14 Sep 2019 02:07 Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: If you have a senior citizen residing alone at home and are worried about how he/she could manage things on his/her own, then Kerala Police might be able to help you. The department is mulling over bringing …
  • Adani seeks help from Kerala govt on Vizhinjam Port 13 Sep 2019 11:55 Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 13 (IANS) With the deadline for completion of the Vizhinjam Port project fast approaching in December, Adani Vizhinjam Port Pvt Ltd (AVPPL) has sought support from the Kerala government as the work at the port site is moving at a …
  • With pan-India helpline 112, police response to distress calls in Kerala gets faster and transparent 13 Sep 2019 11:13 The ERSS project is in line with the recommendations of the Justice Verma committee in the backdrop of the 2012 Delhi gangrape case. (Express Photo) On a recent muggy afternoon on the sixth floor of the Kerala Police headquarters in Thiruvananthapuram, …
  • Kerala Nirmal Lottery NR-138 Today Results: First prize is 60 lakh! 13 Sep 2019 08:44 Kerala Nirmal Lottery Today Results: The live results will be announced at 3 pm. Kerala Nirmal Lottery Today Results: The Kerala state lottery department today will announce the results of Kerala Nirmal Lottery NR-138. The first prize is worth Rs 60 lakh, …
  • Kerala-Bengaluru Onam special trains to run from today 13 Sep 2019 07:26 To clear the rush in the Thiruvananthapuram Central-Bengaluru sector, Railways will operate special trains between Thiruvananthapuram and Krishnarajapuram from September 13 to 15. Thiruvananthapuram Central-Krishnarajapuram Special (06031) will leave …
  • Kerala Congress to repay liabilities of deceased contractor 13 Sep 2019 05:48 Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee state chief Mullappally Ramachandran. Congress in Kerala on Thursday took upon itself the responsibility of repaying all the liablities of a contractor, who was found dead atop an under construction hospital run by a party …
  • Milk from Karnataka helped Kerala's meet Onam demand 13 Sep 2019 02:33 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The consumption of milk peaked to an all-time high of 28 lakh litre on Uthradam (September 10). Milma sold more than 45.6 lakh litres of milk and 5.8 lakh kg of curd on September 9 and 10. The consumption of milk …
  • Kerala taking baby steps towards implementing Mental Healthcare Act 13 Sep 2019 02:33 Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The state government has reconstituted the Kerala State Mental Health Authority (KSMHA) and created zonal Mental Health Review Boards in Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur and Kozhikode.  This is part of the efforts to …
  • Liquor sales in Kerala clock Rs 487 cr in just 8 days leading up to Onam 12 Sep 2019 16:58 The thumping liquor sales will be a relief for the state economy, currently grappling with consequences of a nationwide economic slowdown as well as back-to-back natural calamities. (Source: File Photo) Kerala’s excise sales figures in the days leading up …
  • Onam brings Kerala to Lucknow 12 Sep 2019 06:44
  • Sachin Tendulkar recalls special meeting with Kerala artist on the occasion of Onam 12 Sep 2019 01:51 Image Source : @SACHIN_RT/TWITTER Sachin Tendulkar recalls special meeting with Kerala artist on the occasion of Onam Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar wished fans on the occasion of Onam by remembering a special meeting with an artist, who draws …
  • Kerala demolition drive: Residents move Supreme Court with curative plea 11 Sep 2019 23:13 Residents of the apartment complexes in Maradu protest during the visit by Chief Secretary Tom Jose. (Express) Residents of one of the apartment complexes in Maradu municipality of Kerala’s Ernakulam district, which are facing demolition for violation of …
  • Kerala begins work to reduce motor vehicle fines 11 Sep 2019 17:37 Image Source : REPRESENTATIONAL IMAGE Kerala begins work to reduce motor vehicle fines he Kerala government has started to examine how the recently increased traffic fines can be brought down, state Transport Minister A.K. Saseendran said on Wednesday. …
  • Kerala to host 10th International Congress of Environmental Research 11 Sep 2019 17:27 Kerala to host 10th International Congress of Environmental Research Follow @merinews The 10th International Congress of Environmental Research is going to be held from December 19 to 21 December in Kerala at the Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering & …
  • Kerala Government Says Will Consider Slashing Traffic Fines 11 Sep 2019 13:37 On Tuesday, Gujarat announced drastic reduction in traffic fines. (File) Thiruvananthapuram: A day after Gujarat announced drastic reduction in traffic fines, the Kerala government said that it is examining how the increased penalties can be brought down, …
  • Kerala prepares for delectable 26-dish ‘Onam sadhya’ 11 Sep 2019 08:59 Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 11 (IANS) Irrespective of caste, creed or religion, practically every household in Kerala, rich or poor, the one common thing would be the traditional vegetarian 26-dish Onam lunch, more popularly called ‘Onam sadhya’ on the …
  • Married twice, man seeks third wife, gets beaten up in front of Kerala police station 11 Sep 2019 06:50 Coimbatore: Enraged over their estranged husband seeking another partner through a matrimonial website, two women and their kin on Tuesday assaulted him in front of a police station near here with a video of the incident going viral on the social media. …
  • Happy Onam Wishes Take Over Twitter On Kerala's Harvest Festival 11 Sep 2019 06:43 Onam 2019: Happy Onam messages have flooded Twitter on Kerala's harvest festival. Onam is the 10-day harvest festival celebrated in Kerala. This harvest festival is celebrated on a grand scale, and this year, Onam began on September 1. There are four …
  • Kerala govt to hold investors’ meet in Dubai for state development 11 Sep 2019 03:06 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The state government will hold an investors’ meet in Dubai on October 4 to invite investors for Kerala development. The meeting of those running small and medium industries is being called as part of finding …
  • Bengaluru: Kerala floods dampen Onam festivities 2 years on the trot 11 Sep 2019 02:59
  • After back-to-back floods, Kerala swings into Onam bash 11 Sep 2019 02:59 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: After two consecutive flood, a resilient Kerala, putting loss and painful memories behind it, rose and got into the festival mood to celebrate Onam, the biggest festival of the state. A terror attack warning by …
  • Kerala municipality caught between SC demolition order, residents’ plight 10 Sep 2019 19:56 Supreme Court rules to demolish flats constructed in violation of CRZ norms, last week. (File) Torn between an ultimatum by the Supreme Court to demolish flats constructed in violation of CRZ norms, and the predicament of 350-odd families residing at these …
  • Kerala State Lottery 2019: Sthree Sakthi SS 174 worth Rs. 70 lakhs, results out; check list of winners inside 10 Sep 2019 16:51 Image Source : FILE Kerala State Lottery 2019: Sthree Sakthi SS 174 worth Rs. 70 lakhs, results out; check list of winners inside Kerala State Lottery Results 2019: The Kerala Lottery Department has announced the result of Sthree Sakthi SS 174. The Sthree …
  • Foreigners get a taste of Onam at its traditional best in idyllic Kerala villages  10 Sep 2019 15:57 Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The lip-smacking Onam Sadhya, the spectacular multi-course vegetarian meal served on plantain leaves featuring at least 15-20 dishes on the occasion of Onam, has the potential to bring the people together. Thousands …
  • One of Kerala’s oldest synagogues crumbles in rain due to disrepair 10 Sep 2019 11:56 (Express photo: Vikas Ramdas) The cultural and religious history of Kochi in Kerala has been blemished with the collapse of one of Kerala’s oldest synagogues on Tuesday. The Kadavumbhagom synagogue in Mattanchery, believed to have been built in 1200 AD and …
  • After Consecutive Floods, Resilient Kerala Set To Celebrate Onam 10 Sep 2019 10:58 The fest would feature over 5,000 artistes of different genres and Thiruvanathauram (File) Thiruvananthapuram: A security alert notwithstanding, it is Onam time again and Keralites are getting ready to celebrate the biggest festival of the state putting …
  • Kerala: One-year-old baby falls off speeding jeep, survives 10 Sep 2019 07:49 10 Sep 2019, 12:18PM ISTSource: TNNIn a miraculous escape, a one-year-old baby survives a fall from a moving jeep while travelling with her parents through a forest in Rajamala, Idukki. The infant had slipped from her mother's arms while she dozed off …
  • Kerala handloom gets a fashionable upgrade 10 Sep 2019 04:40 Kerala: Handloom gets dash of fashion with fresh designer pieces. Trivandrum: Designers and young entrepreneurs in the state are coming up with new creative Handloom ideas around the annual harvest festival, Onam which kicked off earlier this month. The 10 …
  • Miraculous Escape: Toddler Falls From Moving Jeep In Dense Forest, Crawls To Safety In Kerala 10 Sep 2019 03:38 A one-year-old toddler had a miraculous escape, as she accidentally fell off a moving jeep on a road inside a dense in Idduki district of Kerala and crawled to a nearby check-post in Rajamala, police said on Monday. The girl child, sitting on her mother…
  • Eco-friendly Onam celebration at Kerala State Institute of Design 10 Sep 2019 03:19 Students of the Kerala State Institute of Design (KSID) came up with an eco-friendly Onam celebration on their campus in Kollam. Instead of merely going in for a song and dance topped by a feast, Manoj Kini, Principal of the KSID, encouraged his students …
  • National Minority Commission seeks report from Kerala Police chief on ‘unnatural’ death in Kannur 10 Sep 2019 02:30 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The National Minority Commission has sought report from the State Police Chief on the suspicious death of Muthupara Joy alias Joseph Muthuparakkunnel, who was found dead at Cherupuzha in Kannur. The Commission …
  • Kerala Police to go for ‘invisible’ security measures post Army’s terror alert 10 Sep 2019 02:25 Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Normally, a terror alert would be followed by the deployment of more policemen, intensified inspections and widespread monitoring for any suspicious activity to avoid any untoward incident. Not in Kerala, though. …
  • More interceptor boats for coastal security as ‘Samundari Jihad’ threat looms on Kerala 10 Sep 2019 02:25 By Express News Service KOCHI: To improve coastal surveillance, the Kerala Police are all set to increase the number of patrol boats in the coming days. The move comes in the wake of repeated inputs that Pakistan-based terror groups are planning for ‘ …
  • Miraculous escape for toddler after falling off a vehicle on forest highway in Kerala 09 Sep 2019 23:10 A toddler, who fell off a speeding vehicle on a forest highway in Idukki late on September 8 while her parents were asleep, had a miraculous escape, thanks to a group of alert forest officers and tribal watchers. Jolted by a loud wail that broke the …
  • Kerala's populist move to freeze higher traffic fines a blow to traffic safety? 09 Sep 2019 22:58 Bengaluru traffic police check for traffic violations. Kerala has decided to keep the new traffic rules on the back burner amid popular pressure. Twitter Road users are expected to applaud the Kerala government's move to freeze the implementation of …
  • Kerala on high alert after Indian Army warns of possible terror attack in South India 09 Sep 2019 22:54 Representational image | Reuters The Indian Army has warned of a possible terror attack in the South Indian states, especially in Kerala on Monday, September 9. The Director-General of Police (DGP) for Kerala, Loknath Behera, has asked the state police to …
  • Violation of CRZ norms: As Kerala govt moves to implement SC order, flat owners’ fate hangs in balance 09 Sep 2019 21:52 Residents of the apartment complexes in Maradu protest during the visit by Chief Secretary Tom Jose. (Express) As the Kerala government gears up to comply with the Supreme Court directive to demolish apartments near Kochi for violation of Coastal …
  • Kerala High Court says bank details personal info, cites right to privacy 09 Sep 2019 16:31 The bench said any action by the state or its agencies which curb or restrict the right to privacy of a citizen should pass three tests; test of legality, test of need and necessity (File Photo) A division bench of the Kerala High Court has ruled that …
  • Watch: Baby falls off speeding SUV in Kerala; crawls away while parents doze off 09 Sep 2019 16:06 The incident occurred on Monday night when the infant's parents had fallen asleep in the moving vehicle. Idukki: A CCTV footage shows a one-year-old girl falling off a speeding jeep in Munnar region of Idukki district in Kerala. Moments later, she is …
  • SC irked with Kerala HC for ‘disturbing’ its decision: Who is this judge? 09 Sep 2019 15:45 Taking note, the SC bench on Friday wondered how the HC could pass the interim order which was in contravention of its decision. The Supreme Court on Friday lashed out at the Kerala High Court over its intervention in a dispute between Church factions in …
  • Planning new law for Sabarimala admn: Kerala 09 Sep 2019 15:45 The Supreme Court has quashed age restrictions for entry of women in Sabrimala. (File The LDF government in Kerala is planning to bring a separate law for the administration of Sabarimala temple. The state government conveyed this to a Supreme Court bench …
  • SC to Kerala govt: Demolish illegal apartments by September 20 09 Sep 2019 15:43 SC asked the state to file a compliance report by September 20 and ensure the chief secretary’s appearance. Taking the Kerala government to task over non-compliance of its order to demolish illegally built apartment complexes in Ernakulam district, the …
  • Kerala Lottery Today Results announced: first prize worth Rs 1 crore! 09 Sep 2019 15:40 Kerala Lottery Results: The live results will be announced at 3 pm. Kerala Karunya Lottery KR-412 Results Today: The Kerala state lottery department has announced the results of Kerala Karunya Lottery KR-412. The first prize is worth Rs 1 crore, while the …
  • Kerala: BDJS chief Thushar Vellapally claims clean chit by UAE court in cheque default case 09 Sep 2019 15:26 Thushar Vellapally. Thushar Vellapally, President of a coalition partner of the BJP-led NDA in Kerala, who was arrested last month in the UAE in connection with a Rs 19 crore cheque default case, has been cleared of all charges in the case by a UAE court, …
  • Kerala village bids farewell to beloved wild tusker 09 Sep 2019 15:22 Irulam residents took out a silent march for Maniyan on Sunday. (Express) Kerala’s attachment to elephants is well known. But on Sunday, an entire village in Wayanad district — an epicentre of animal-human conflict — paid tribute to one wild tusker who was …
  • Kerala Win Win Lottery W-529 Today Results announced: First prize is worth Rs 65 lakh! 09 Sep 2019 15:17 Kerala Win Win Lottery Results: The live results will be announced at 3 pm. Kerala Win Win Lottery Today Results: The Kerala state lottery department Monday will announce the results of Kerala Win Win Lottery W-529. The first prize is worth Rs 65 lakh, …
  • Kerala govt moves to implement SC order on Maradu apartment demolition 09 Sep 2019 15:17 The builders of the flats were given the go-ahead for construction in 2005-06 by the Maradu municipality, which was at the time, still a panchayat. (Photo: Nitin RK) Kerala’s ruling LDF government has finally moved to implement the Supreme Court’s …
  • In Kerala forest zone, baby falls from moving jeep, survives miraculously 09 Sep 2019 15:13 The baby’s rescue was considered a miracle as the road on which she fell is heavily frequented by wild animals. Close to midnight Sunday, in a bizarre incident, a one-year old infant fell out of a moving jeep, in the middle of a forest in Kerala. The baby …
  • Kerala court sent 'PM Narendra Modi' actor to judicial custody in cheating case 09 Sep 2019 14:46 The actor, along with his wife, was arrested by the Kerala police on September 4. Kerala: A Kerala court sent Bollywood actor Prashant Narayanan to judicial custody in an alleged cheating case, police said on Sunday. According to the police, Narayanan, who …
  • TPDK to stop Kerala buses over Siruvani dam decision 09 Sep 2019 13:56 Coimbatore: Various political parties and organisations in Coimbatore on Tuesday will stage protest against Kerala government’s decision to not let the water level touch the full reservoir level in the Siruvani Reservoir. According to reports, the …
  • Kerala to Karachi: the travails of B M Kutty: Part - IV 09 Sep 2019 13:46 Kerala to Karachi: the travails of B M Kutty: Part - IV After the government of Pakistan banned the Communist Party of Pakistan in 1954, B M Kutty was actively involved in the Awami League of H S Suhrawardy. But when Suhrawardy became prime minister of …
  • Terror alert sounded by Army in Kerala; state on high alert 09 Sep 2019 12:43 Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala police, on Monday, have issued alerts to all districts across the state following Army's warning of a terror attack. Kerala's Director General of Police Loknath Behera has asked police officials to keep strict vigil at …
  • Dubai's Danube Properties launches Kerala office to boost sales 09 Sep 2019 12:23 Danube Properties has launched operations in the Indian state of Kerala by opening a sales and marketing office in Kochi, the company has announced. The office is the firm’s third in India, following the launch of operations in Mumbai in 2016 and Delhi in …
  • It is not high GST rate that has caused auto crisis, says Kerala Finance Minister 09 Sep 2019 11:35 Amidst major concerns in the automobile industry over a major sales slowdown, manufacturers have collectively asked the government for a reduction in GST to help revive the slump. The Indian automobile industry body SIAM has been asking the government for …
  • Kerala to set up India's first trade centre for women 09 Sep 2019 10:14 Kerala will set up India’s first international women’s trade centre (iWTC), in consonance with the United Nations sustainable development goals (SDGs), in Kozhikode. A key project of the state’s gender park under the department of social justice, it is …
  • Watch: Baby Crawls On Kerala Road After Falling Off SUV As Parents Doze Off 09 Sep 2019 08:52 The one-year-old baby has been reunited with her parents in Kerala's Idukki. Thiruvananthapuram: On Saturday night, a police officer in the hilly, tourist town of Munnar in Kerala got a strange alarm call: a baby has been found crawling in the middle …
  • UAE court dismisses cheque case against Kerala politician Thushar Vellappally 09 Sep 2019 07:04 IANS In a major relief for Bharath Dharma Jana Sena (BDJS) president and National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) Kerala convenor Thushar Vellappally, the Ajman Court in UAE quashed the criminal proceedings against him, citing lack of evidence.  The …
  • Two pro Kayakers from Bengaluru drown in Kerala during practice, three rescued 09 Sep 2019 07:04 [Representational image]Creative Commons Two professional Kayakers from Bengaluru drowned during a practice session in the Kadanthara river in Kozhikode district, Kerala, on Sunday.  The victims, identified as Naveen Shetty and Elvin Konan, had …
  • Kerala court sent Murder 2 actor to judicial custody in cheating case 09 Sep 2019 02:59 Kerala: A Kerala court sent Bollywood actor Prashant Narayanan to judicial custody in an alleged cheating case, police said on Sunday. According to the police, Narayanan, who got his first break in the movie -- Murder 2, was charged under section 420 ( …
  • Kerala's extravagance in times of extreme frugality 09 Sep 2019 01:54 Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: While the state government is reeling under acute financial crisis following back to back floods, there is no reduction in the extravaganza. The state government has spent an amount of Rs 11.80 lakh as event …
  • Love is love: Kerala’s first transwoman poet ties knot 09 Sep 2019 01:49 By Express News Service KOCHI: Taunts and slights did not come in the way of this couple who cemented their courtship with marriage. Exchanging nuptial vows were Vijayaraja Mallika, Kerala’s first transwoman poet, and software engineer Jashim’s way of …
  • Fight for right: The curious case of Kerala's fiery union activists 09 Sep 2019 01:49 By Express News Service Militant trade union activities, which had forced many industrial units to close down in Kerala in the past, have reared their ugly head once again when Muthoot Finance’s branches were not allowed to open in recent days. The company …
  • Danube Properties opens office in Kerala 08 Sep 2019 14:49 Danube Properties has launched operations in the south Indian state of Kerala by opening its sales and marketing office in Kochi. Present on the occasion was Rizwan Sajan, founder and chairman of Danube Group; Atif Rahman, director and partner of Danube …
  • UAE court dismisses cheque case against Kerala politician 08 Sep 2019 13:22 Dubai/Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 8 (IANS) Kerala politician Thushar Vellapally, who was arrested last month in the UAE in a cheque default case, on Sunday got a full discharge in the case. After Vellapally, who heads the Bharath Dharma Jana Sena (BDJS) – …
  • Wild tusker ‘Maniyan’ killed by herd of elephants in Kerala’s Wayanad 08 Sep 2019 11:12 08 Sep 2019, 04:09PM ISTSource: ANIWayanad’s famous wild tusker ‘Maniyan’ passed away on September 7. The 30-year-old was attacked by a herd of wild elephants near the Kurichedu forest. The carcass of the elephant was found at Pullumala forest range of …
  • Kerala govt’s feedback on NEP 2019 stresses on reining in private varsities 08 Sep 2019 02:02 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: State governments should be given adequate supervisory powers to regulate mushrooming of private universities that are paving way for ‘complete commercialisation’ of higher education sector. This is one of the …
  • EducationWorld India ranking: Govt schools from Kerala shine 08 Sep 2019 02:02 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In a laudable achievement, schools in the state, most of them in the government sector, clinched top spots in the EducationWorld India School Rankings 2019-20, which were released on Saturday.   Government …
  • Scarred by consecutive floods, how Kerala is helping survivors 07 Sep 2019 19:48 After putting her toddler to sleep, Sainaba (name changed) was going to the kitchen when she heard a loud, ominous sound outside their home at Meppadi, Wayanad, in north Kerala. Opening the door, it seemed to her that thick smoke was billowing in. She …
  • Kerala braveheart conferred Neerja Bhanot Award 07 Sep 2019 14:46 Chandigarh, Sep 7 (IANS) A young braveheart from Kerala, Sifiya Haneef, was conferred with the Neerja Bhanot Award in a solemn ceremony here on Saturday. The award was presented to her by Wendy Sue Knecht, who also worked with the Pan American World …
  • Kerala: New law slated for Sabarimala, others 07 Sep 2019 11:20 New Delhi: On August 27, the Supreme Court (SC) had stated the Kerala government counsel to have submitted that a separate law was being prepared to administer the Sabarimala Ayyappa temple. However, the Standing Counsel for Kerala in the SC, G Prakash …
  • Kerala in holiday mood as Onam arrives 07 Sep 2019 08:44 Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 7 (IANS) The people of Kerala are in a holiday mood and enjoying a long weekend as the state festival Onam has arrived. State government employees have to return to their offices only on September 16 as several festivals are falling …
  • SBI to offer MUDRA loans to Kerala broiler farmers 07 Sep 2019 06:46 The local head office of State Bank of India has entered into a tie-up with Kudumbashree Broiler Farmers Producers Company and Kudumbashree Mission for financing poultry farmers under the Kerala Chicken (Kudumbashree) project. The Kudumbashree Mission …
  • Kerala govt’s Onam fete from Sept 10 07 Sep 2019 04:35 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: THE state government’s Onam celebrations under the aegis of the Tourism department will be held from September 10 to 16. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will inaugurate the event on Tuesday at Nishangandhi …
  • Two Kerala students among dozens selected to watch Moon landing 06 Sep 2019 20:47 By PTI THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Two students from Kerala are among dozens of students from across the country selected by ISRO through an online quiz to watch the final descent of the lander Vikram as it happens from the space agency's Telemetry tracking …
  • 'Kerala known for not following our orders': SC pulls up Pinarayi govt over Kochi CRZ demolition 06 Sep 2019 15:08 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court pulled up the Kerala government on Friday for non-compliance of its order to demolish five apartment complexes constructed at Kochi's Maradu in violation of Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) notifications and said the …
  • Kerala opposition asks CM to resolve Muthoot strike 06 Sep 2019 14:37 Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 6 (IANS) Leader of opposition in Kerala and senior Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala on Friday asked Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to resolve the ongoing strike called by a small section of its employees of Muthoot Finance, a …