Contact list of COVID patient in Kollam renewed; 101 in high risk list

Kollam: The contact list of the person who tested positive for the coronavirus at ..

Kollam police trace people dodging quarantine to prevent +ve cases
Hundreds seek treatment in Kollam after taking medicine given by fake doctor
Exciting cruise on Ashtamudi Lake; ‘Sea Ashtamudi’ boat service to start in Feb 2020

Young hockey player paralysed for 6 months, seeks help

Kollam: University hockey player Shifas regained his memory after 45 days from the day of the bike accident. He was taken back to his ..

Oyur Theft case

Nepali labourers, who robbed house while family was away, nabbed in Kollam

Oyoor (Kollam): Pooyappalli police has taken three Nepali youths into custody for theft. The accused, Rageshshahi (32), Sumanshahi ..

JS Sreeram

State volleyball player J S Sriram passes away in bike accident

Kollam: State volleyball player JS Sriram (23) passed away in bike accident. The accident took place after Sriram’s bike collided ..


Building construction laws put animal farm owners in a spot

Kollam: As per Kerala panchayat building rules, rearing of 15 hens, 10 rabbits requires a minimum space of one cent of land. The same ..

Electric Auto

Kerala to register only electric autos from now on

Kollam: The state government has decided to give registrations only to electric autorickshaws from now on. The new electric motor vehicle ..


45-year-old man arrested in Kollam for raping 4-year-old

Kollam: A 45-year-old man was arrested for raping a 4-year-old girl. Anchal native Harris was arrested by the police for the crime ..

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4-yr-old girl dies in hospital; Mom taken into custody for beating her up

Kollam: A four-year-old girl, who was admitted to the hospital due to fever, died after her mother allegedly beat her up. The incident ..

Banana passionfruit

Banana passionfruit from Latin America flourishes in Kollam

Anchal (Kollam): Banana passionfruit, a rare fruit usually found in Latin American countries, is suitable for Kerala also. The fruit ..

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Gold bangle turns silver, becomes brittle after washing fish

Puthoor (Kollam): In a bizarre incident, the colour of gold bangles changed and one of them became brittle after it came in contact ..

Bamboo protector

At 78, this man grows 5 types of bamboo at home and is busy campaigning for them

Kollam: Kilikollur native Sukumaran Nair is on a mission to convince the public about the importance of bamboo. When bamboo is considered ..

Cherukulam Kanthari

School teacher develops highly pungent chilli that grows in bunches

Kollam: A hybrid variety of chilli that has a highly pungent taste and aroma has been developed here. The chillies are up to five centimetres ..

Mathew Abraham Bible handwritten

Handwritten replica of Bible created by former college teacher attracts all

Kottarakkara: A handwritten copy of the Holy Bible prepared by Thrikkannamangal native Mathew Abraham has stunned many with its perfection ..

Onam feast for animals

Meet this man who never fails to serve Onam feast to cats and dogs for 20 years

Kollam: Kilikolloor native Bappootty and his house owner Adv. George Ummen celebrated Onam without changing the 20-year-old ‘tradition’ ..

Pradeep's organic farm

Dream come true moment for farmer as organic vegetables for Onam survive rain havoc

Kundara: It was a dream come true moment for Kanjirakode native Pradeep when his organic crops survived the rain havoc. Okra, snake ..

Anjali Nair

Actress Anjali Nair's twin brother enters wedlock

Actress Anjali Nair’s twin brother Ajay has entered the wedlock. He tied the knot with Soumya. The wedding ceremony was held ..


SFI acts more dreadfully than fanatic groups: AISF report

Kollam: The report of Kollam district conference of the CPI student organisation AISF has harshly criticised the CPM student organisation ..


Gold chain swallowed by cow comes back to owner after two years of ‘journey’

Chadayamangalam (Kollam): A gold chain of 4.5 sovereigns swallowed by a cow has finally reached its owner after two years. Ending the ..


Malayali man from Anchal among 13 personnel in missing IAF aircraft

Kollam/Itanagar: It is learnt that a Malayali man is among the passengers of an IAF aircraft that went missing near the China border ..

SI Njeeb

Big salute to SI Najeeb for his free training for physical test; 1700 students enter service

Kollam: Every morning at 5.30, Kollam City Special Branch Police sub inspector T. A. Najeeb can be seen at Chavara Titanium Stadium ..

Father dies during daughter reception

Girl enters wedlock without knowing father’s death; Watch video of father singing at reception venue

Neendakara (Kollam): In a sorrowful event, a girl entered wedlock without knowing the death of her father at the reception venue. Neendakara ..


Woman locked up in house for 20 yrs in Kollam; rescued finally

Kollam: A middle aged woman who was locked up by her own relatives for more than 20 years without any connection to the outer world ..

crime news

Ranjith Johnson murder case: 7 get life imprisonment

Kollam: In connection with the murder of Peroor native Ranjith Johnson, seven accused have been awarded life imprisonment by the court ..

coconut climber

Chhattisgarh workers take over coconut tree climbing in Kerala, Lakshadweep

Chathannoor (Kollam): Not many Malayali labourers are ready to climb coconut trees these days. The owners of coconut plantation are ..


'Vegetable bullock' pulls crowd at Meenabharani festival

Puthoor (Kollam): A bullock figure made of fruits and vegetables pulled the crowd at Meenabharani festival in Kaniyapoyka Bhagavati ..

Sitaram Yechury

RSP is double-faced party: Yechury

Kollam: CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury stated that the Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) is a double-faced party. RSP is ..


Come election time, couple gets busy in ‘wall writing’

Kollam: When Lavan takes his brush and paints for wall writing, his better half Soumya also joins him. She could not relax at home ..


Alappad anti-mining strike enters 100th day; Protest intensified

Alappad: With the anti-mining protest conducted by action council at Alappad in Kollam entering the 100th day, 100 persons will organise ..


Man swindles Rs 5 lakh mortgaging imitation jewellery in 6 firms within 1 hr

Kundara (Kollam): A man went absconding after cheating Rs 5 lakh by mortgaging imitation gold jewellery in six private finance companies ..


Murder of CPM leader in Kollam: Culprit nabbed

Kollam: The culprit in the case in which CPM Eruthanamkadu branch secretary B. Devadathan was murdered has been nabbed. The person ..


Gold bangle turns silver after washing fish

Punalur (Kollam): A complaint was launched stating that a woman’s gold bangle turned silver in colour and got damaged while ..

 Madani's mother Asma Beevi passed away

Madani’s mother Asma Beevi passes away

Kollam: PDP chairman Abdul Nassar Madani’s mother Asma Beevi passed away on Tuesday by 3 pm. She was 67. Asma Beevi has been ..

Sooranad ravi

Children’s author Sooranad Ravi passes away

Kollam: Renowned children's author and translator Sooranad Ravi passed away. He was 75. The funeral ceremony will take place ..


Bid to rob ATM in Kollam

Kollam: A new ATM robbery attempt has been reported in the state on Wednesday morning. The robbers attempted to loot the Federal Bank ..


Attempt to save ‘Karpoora Maanga’, the camphor smelling local mango of Kerala

In a study staged by Kerala Agricultural University, it has been found that the indigenous varieties of mango in Kerala are decreasing ..


Visually impaired elderly man abandoned at rubber plantation in Kollam

Anchal (Kollam): A visually impaired elderly man was abandoned by his relatives in a rubber plantation. Later police and people’s ..


Fish in inland waters in Kerala get infected widely after flood

Kollam: The fish in the inland waters in the state were found to have affected with diseases after the flood havoc. The authorities ..


Three killed as KSRTC bus collides with lorry in Kollam

Kollam: Three persons were killed when a KSRTC bus collided with a container lorry near Ithikkara bridge at Kottiyam on Monday morning ..


Attack on soldier’s house in Kollam; 5 SDPI workers arrested in Kannur

Kannur: Five SDPI workers were arrested from Kannur in connection with an attack on a soldier’s house in Kollam. They were taken ..

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Church sex scandal mysterious: Vellapally Natesan

Kollam: SNDP general secretary Vellapally Natesan alleged that the sexual abuse controversy relating to the Orthodox church is mysterious ..

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Attempts to tackle black fever in Kollam

Anchal: Central medical team visited the Kulathupuzha Villumala tribal colony where one person was identified with black fever. The ..


Tree falls over railway track in Mayyanad; traffic disrupted

Kollam: Rail traffic was disrupted as a tree fell on the railway electric line in the heavy rain and gusty wind at Mayyanad on Monday ..


Triple joy: 3 sisters win ‘A Plus’ in all subjects

Kollam: Karikkod ‘Avittam’ house was all rejoiced to receive 30 A Plus grades when the SSLC results were announced on ..


C Divakaran excluded from CPI National Council

Kollam: Veteran leader C. Divakaran was excluded from the CPI National Council. C. N. Chandran, Sathyan Mokeri and Kamala Sadanandan ..


Call for Nepal model of reunion at CPI party Congress

Kollam: As both the communist parties agreed upon political resolution, their reunion is coming up as a new agenda. The call for reunion ..