CPM to approach Election Commission against NSS for using caste to woo voters

Alappuzha: CPM state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan said that the party would approach ..

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No room for general category in ‘One nation, One ration card’ scheme
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Finding no liquor bottles at home, Alappuzha man beats up father; Video viral
Mercykutty Amma announces fish preservation centres, inland fish farming projects
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108 ambulance to start state-wide service by Aug; delay to invite penalty

Alappuzha: The state government is going to entrust the 108 ambulance service to private sector after putting forward strict conditions ..

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K R Gowri Amma turns 100; Centenary birthday celebration starts on Friday

Alappuzha: JSS state general secretary K. R. Gowri Amma turns 100 on Friday. The centenary birthday celebrations will be inaugurated ..

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Actress Vishnupriya enters wedlock; See wedding pics

Alappuzha: Malayali actress Vishnupriya tied the knot with Vinay Vijayan, son of director-producer East Coast Vijayan. The wedding ..


‘Lissy’ sniffs out Rs 2 lakh worth drugs in a single day

Alappuzha: Kerala Police narcotic dog Lissy sniffed out Rs two lakh worth intoxicants on a single day. The drugs were found from a ..


Job fair for physically challenged from Alappuzha with Rs 14k salary

Alappuzha: The district administration has come up with a job fair to help physically challenged persons to be independent. The job ..


Bid to go green; ‘Ambalappuzha Palpayasam’ to be distributed in paper containers

Ambalappuzha: The daily offering of milk pudding (Palpayasam) in Ambalappuzha Sree Krishna Temple will be distributed in paper-made ..

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Alappuzha beach turning into pile of liquor bottles; Demand for night patrol rises

Alappuzha: The number of visitors in Alappuzha beach is only increasing day by day. Both native and foreign tourists flock to the seaside ..


Special school students delighted to meet Rahul Gandhi in person

Alappuzha: Tony and Sneha, inmates of Santhwanam Residential Special School, were delighted to meet AICC president and UDF candidate ..


An idea to beat heat! Auto driver uses coconut frond to give a ‘cool’ ride

Alappuzha: An auto rickshaw driver at Thathampalli Alinchuvadu stand has found a novel idea to offer passengers a ‘cool’ ..

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Ration shops to be mini ATM counters; household articles to be sold through Supplyco

Alappuzha: Minister for food and civil supplies P. Thilothaman stated that the discussions with the consortium of banks about transforming ..

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When a wagon of food grains took 11 months to reach its destination in Kerala

Alappuzha: A wagon loaded with food grains as part of the public distribution system took 11 months to reach Kerala. The wagon carrying ..


45-feet giant Shiva sculpture at Mararikulam temple completed

Mararikulam (Alappuzha): The construction of a giant Shiva sculpture at the Sree Mahadeva Temple here has been complete. The 45-feet ..


59th School Arts Fest: Palakkad crowned winner

Alappuzha: Palakkad was crowned the winner in the 59th State School Arts Festival by scoring 930 points. Kozhikode was placed in the ..

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Arts Fest: Evaluation done by panel including Deepa Nisanth cancelled

Alappuzha: At the 59th State School Arts Festival, the evaluation of off-stage events in High School category was cancelled as the ..


Deepa Nisanth in judges panel; Protest at arts fest

Alappuzha: The 59th State School Arts Festival witnessed protests against the inclusion of teacher-writer Deepa Nisanth, who was recently ..

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At 96, Karthyayni Amma passes literacy exam with 98 pc

Alappuzha: Nonagenarian Karthyayni Amma, the eldest candidate who appeared for Literacy Mission’s ‘Aksharalaksham’ ..


Jagadamma, who recited prayer to welcome Gandhi, breathes last on Gandhi Jayanti

Alappuzha: A girl who recited prayer song when Gandhi arrived at Nedumudi Kottaram school during the time of freedom struggle, happened ..

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After 12 years of 'troubled' love, Malaysian couple to tie knot in Kerala on Wednesday

Aroor (Alappuzha): Ganesan and Nangai Karasi, both natives of Kuala Lumpur of Malaysia, were in a romantic relationship for the past ..


Singer K S Chithra celebrates Onam with flood victims, urges support for relief

Many a people including commoners and celebrities are extending help to the flood victms in Kerala. Renowned playback singer K. S. ..

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Karthyayani Amma writes 1st exam of her life, at 96

Haripad (Alappuzha): When she received the question paper, Karthyayani Amma started sweating. It was the first examination in her ..

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‘Idampiri Valampiri’ grown in marketplace attracts people

Muhamma: A rare herbal plant Indian screw tree, which is known as ‘Idampiri Valampiri’ in Malayalam, have become the ..


Class 10 girl to be playback singer after impressing minister with talent

Alappuzha: A class X student who sang a song at the merit evening programme was gifted with a chance to sing for a film by minister ..

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No place for burial due to flooding; Body shifted to medical college

Alappuzha: Due to the flood in Kuttanad, a dead body was shifted to the medical college mortuary as there was no way to bury the body ..


Rain abates; People returning to house from camps in Alappuzha

Thuravoor (Alappuzha): With the rain setling for a while, the distress in the northern area of the district seems to end. As the relief ..

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Calf born with 6 limbs surprises all in Alappuzha

Charummoodu (Alappuzha): A bull calf was born with six limbs giving a huge surprise to the owner and family. The extraordinary calf ..

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HC directs to remove illegal religious institutions in public places

Alappuzha: The Kerala High Court has directed district judges to enforce the Supreme Court verdict to evacuate unauthorised religious ..


Govt to start meat export from Kerala soon

Alappuzha: The Meat Products of India under the State Department of Animal Husbandry will export meat to foreign countries. The meat ..

G. Sudhakaran

Minister counts 2200 potholes on AC road; Exe. engineer suspended

Alappuzha: PWD minister G. Sudhakaran suspended an executive engineer for failure in maintenance of Changanassery KSTP Road. The minister ..


Rs 1.4 cr to renovate Vettikottuchal tourism project

Charummoodu (Alappuzha): The Tourism Project in Vettikottuchal has been granted Rs 1.4 crore by various administrative bodies, informed ..

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Youth drowns in river soon after taking selfie of boat ride with friends

Karuvatta (Alappuzha): A freelance photographer drowned in a river when a fiber boat tipped over, soon after he shared on Facebook ..


Karthyayani Amma, Age: 96, Ambition: to pass 10th

Alappuzha: Despite age-related ailments, Karthyayani Amma is still studying. She is determined to pass the 4th standard equivalency ..

Alappuzha Accident

Car, bike gutted in accident in Alappuzha; one severely injured

Alappuzha: A car and a bullet were entiregly gutted after they collided with each other near Kannukali bridge at Karuvatta in Haripad ..

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Around India in a cycle...Ankit Arora reaches out to children

Alappuzha: Ankit Arora, a national record holder cyclist and freelance journalist, is continuing his cycle journey travelling along ..