Chadayamangalam police

SI slaps senior citizen for riding pillion without helmet, drags him into police jeep in Kollam

Kollam: Police slapped a senior citizen for riding pillion on a bike without wearing ..

Sleeping 10-yr-old girl bitten by snake inside home in Kollam; dies
Teacher makes sunflower field on 15-cent land charmed by its beauty
Student missing
Student who went to sleep goes missing in Kollam; search continues in forest
Ashar Ibnu

16-yr-old boy earns Rs 30,000 per month through hatchery business

Kollam: Ashar Ibnu is only 16 years old and is waiting for higher education after completing class 10 scoring A Plus grades in all ..

Uthra Murder Case

Uthra murder: Probe team recreates incident using dummy

Kollam: In connection with the Uthra murder case, the Crime Branch conducted a dummy trial in order to avoid missing even minor evidences ..

Kollam Collector B Abdul Nasar

Kollam collector under self-quarantine

Kollam: District Collector B Abdul Nasar went into self-quarantine after a person in the primary contact list of a COVID-19 patient ..


Expat who raised suicide threat at quarantine centre found dead later

Oachira (Kollam): An expat who raised a suicide threat in a quarantine centre was found dead in a wetland full of grasses. The deceased ..

Suchithra case

Swindling money from wife's family friend ends in murder; charge sheet submitted in Suchithra case

Kottiyam (Kollam): The special investigation team submitted the charge sheet in the murder of Kollam Mukhathala native Suchithra Pillai, ..


Excise officer in Kochi, KSRTC conductor, policeman in Kollam test COVID +ve

Kochi/Kollam: An excise official in Kochi, a KSRTC conductor in Kollam and a police officer at Aryankavu checkpost have been confirmed ..

Keerthi being honoured by Congress workers

Congress offers help to partially paralysed girl who passed SSLC exam with flying colors

Anchalummood (Kollam): The girl who was carried by her mother and grandmother to school has now passed SSLC examination with flying ..

kadakkal suicide

Man escapes after jumping into well, finds wife hanging inside house

Kadakkal (Kollam): Following family problems, a man jumped into the well and his wife hanged herself inside the house here the other ..


Iggu recovering after removing growth on upper jaw

Kollam: Iggu, the iguana, was struggling not being able to consume food after it had a growth on his upper jaw. After it was removed ..

kollam sakeer babu murder

Criminal gang leader stabbed to death in Kollam; accused nabbed from Kochi

Kollam/Kochi: A man who is an accused in several criminal cases was stabbed to death in the middle of the road at Perayam and the culprits ..


Reefer container to preserve fish for 72 hrs introduced in Kerala for the first time

Kollam: For the first time in Kerala, a reefer container that helps preserve fish for about 72 hours has been introduced in Kollam ..

uthra snake bite murder

Uthra murder: Suraj confesses to have killed wife for not being the woman of his dreams

Kollam: In connection with Uthra murder case, key accused and her husband Suraj confessed that he killed her as she could not be the ..


Buffalo runs amok in Kollam for 1.5 hrs; dies shortly after being caught

Kundara (Kollam): A buffalo that ran amok in Kollam attacked passersby and vehicles. Passengers, police officers and fire force personnel ..

M T Vasudevan Nair

Perumkulam becomes first 'village of books' in Kerala; MT declares via online

Kottarakkara (Kollam): Writer M T Vasudevan Nair declared that Perumkulam in Kulakkada panchayat in Kollam district is the first village ..

kollam kadakkal policeman death

Policeman dies after consuming spirit in Kollam; friend arrested

Kollam: It has been reported that the cause of death of a police officer who died in Kadakkal here is consumption of spirit. A friend ..


School teacher supplies 2 lakh masks for free during lockdown

Kollam: The COVID lockdown did not give a moment to rest for Kureepuzha Francis as he was busy waking up at 5.30 am every day and supplying ..


Drunken teen trespasses into house; falls into well during bid to escape

Chadayaboygalam (Kollam): A teenage boy who trespassed into a house in an inebriated state fell into a well while trying to escape ..


Kerala's youngest COVID patient recovers, returns home

Chathannoor (Kollam): The youngest baby who was confirmed with COVID-19 in the state recovered from the disease and returned to home ..

uthra case

Uthra murder: Evidence collection at Suraj's house; father's vehicle taken into custody

Pathanamthitta: In connection with the murder of Anchal native Uthra, her husband and key accused Suraj was taken to the house in Adoor ..

uthra murder case

Uthra murder: Suraj's mother, sister taken in police custody

Kollam: In connection with the Uthra murder case, the Crime Branch took into custody key accused Suraj's mother Renuka and his ..


Uthra's gold was buried with knowledge of Suraj's mother, says his father

Kollam: In connection with Uthra murder case, key accused and victim's husband Suraj told the police that it was a viper that was ..


Migrant workers protest in Kollam demanding train to go home

Kollam: A group of migrant labourers staged a protest in Kollam demanding train to return to their native places. The protest was conducted ..


Uthra might have been forcefully bitten by snake, says Vava Suresh

Kottarakkara (Kollam): In connection with the murder of Anchal native Uthra, Vava Suresh gave statement to the police that she might ..

uthra snake bite murder case

Uthra murder: Snake catcher is innocent and catching snakes is his hobby, claims son

Chathannoor (Kollam): In connection with Uthra murder case, Sunil, son of snake catcher Suresh, said that his father is innocent and ..


Uthra's mother turns emotional when Sooraj was brought for evidence collection

Kollam: During the evidence collection at the house of Uthra, who was murdered by her husband using a snake, the public and the police ..


Uthra murder: Sooraj taken to Uthra's house for evidence collection

Kollam: In connection with the brutal murder of a woman using a snake here, the police collected evidence from the crime scene with ..

uthra snake bite death kollam

Woman's death due to snakebite: Family alleges mystery, files complaint

Anchal (Kollam): The parents of a woman who died after being bitten by a snake a few days ago lodged a complaint with Anchal CI and ..

Giant tapioca

Farmer harvests giant tapioca weighing 6.5 kg

Oachira (Kollam): Farmer and Kisan Sabha Karunagappalli constituency secretary Ponal Nandakumar was amazed when he harvested a giant ..


Anchal man into Record Books with heaviest jackfruit

Anchal (Kollam): The record of yielding the heaviest and longest jackfruit in the world has been owned by Anchal town in Kollam. The ..

Bhaskara Pillai living in toilet

Having no shelter, 75-yr-old man lives in toilet for 7 yrs in Kollam

Kollam: Though ageing has affected Bhaskara Pillai's hearing, but he can speak. He replied with a helpless glance when asked about ..

kollam suchithra murder palakkad

Suchithra murder: HC closes habeas corpus plea

Kochi: As the police informed that Kollam native and beautician trainer Suchithra Pillai who was missing has been murdered, the high ..

Harikrishnan with his 3D printed automatic ventilator

Degree student develops 3D printed automatic ventilator for COVID-19 patients

Chadayamangalam (Kollam): A BSc Electronics student has invented an automatic ventilator that can be used in households without intensive ..


Newborn baby found abandoned in front of house in Kollam

Kollam: A five-day-old baby was found abandoned in front of a house near Snehatheeram charitable society at Vilakkudi here. The incident ..

anupam mishra

Gunman, driver of former sub collector suspended for jumping quarantine

Kollam: The gunman and driver of former sub collector Anupam Mishra were suspended for going out violating COVID-19 quarantine protocol ..

kk sailaja

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 Prakkulam here has ben renewed. With this, the number ..


Kollam police trace people dodging quarantine to prevent +ve cases

Kollam: Those who came from foreign countries or other states whereever they are hiding violating the COVID-19 quarantine protocol, ..


Hundreds seek treatment in Kollam after taking medicine given by fake doctor

Anchal (Kollam): Several people sought medical help after consuming the medicine prescribed by a fake doctor. The incident happened ..


Exciting cruise on Ashtamudi Lake; ‘Sea Ashtamudi’ boat service to start in Feb 2020

Anchalummood (Kollam): The ‘Sea Ashtamudi’ boat service that enables tourists to witness the beauty of Ashtamudi lake will ..


Victim’s aunt among 4 arrested in Kollam minor girl rape case

Kollam: In connection with the case in which a minor girl was blackmailed and raped, four people, including the girl’s aunt, ..

mathrubhumi study circle

Poet Satchidanandan to inaugurate Mathrubhumi literary camp on Friday

Kozhikode: The state literary camp organised by Mathrubhumi Study Circle for college students will start on Friday. The camp will be ..


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 ..