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Colombo blast: Kasaragod native Razeena’s funeral to be held in Sri Lanka

Colombo: The body of the Malayali woman Razeena hailing from Mogralputhur of Kasaragod, ..

24 people arrested in connection with multiple blasts in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka blasts toll rises to 290: police spokesman
Medical team from Kerala to aid rescue operations in Sri Lanka

Kasaragod native woman killed in Colombo serial blasts

Kasaragod: There are reports that a Malayalee woman was killed in the serial blasts in Sri Lankan capital Colombo on Sunday. Relatives ..

Colombo Blast

Two more blasts reported in Colombo; Curfew in Sri Lanka

Colombo: A fresh blast hit a hotel in Sri Lankan capital's southern suburb near the Colombo Zoo on Easter Sunday, killing two persons, ..


PM condemns blasts in Lanka

New Delhi : Condemning serial blasts in Sri Lanka, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday said there is no place for barbarism in the ..


207 killed, around 500 injured as blasts hit churches, five-star hotels on Easter in Sri Lanka

Colombo: Suicide bombers were involved in at least two of the eight attacks that struck three churches and luxury hotels frequented ..


Malayali doctor falls off train, dies, while returning from Haridwar

New Delhi: In an unfortunate incident, a Malayali doctor who had gone to Haridwar along with her family members, slipped from the moving ..


Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express derails near Kanpur, 13 injured

Kanpur (UP): Twelve coaches of the Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express derailed near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh early on Saturday, injuring ..


Injured 3-yr-old boy in critical condition; Murder attempt charged against parents

Aluva: In connection with the incident in which a three-year-old boy was hospitalised with serious head injuries here, a case for murder ..

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Shashi Tharoor released from hospital, demands inquiry into freak accident

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress candidate Shashi Tharoor has been discharged from hospital after sustaining head injuries during the thulabaram ..

Accident in Thrippunithura 2 died

Two killed after car collides with KSRTC bus in Tripunithura

Kochi: Two persons have been killed and one injured in an accident in which a car collided with a KSRTC bus near Kochupalli junction ..


'Paris is disfigured': Tears and shock as Notre-Dame burns

Paris: Crowds of stunned Parisians and tourists -- some crying, others offering prayers -- watched on in horror in central Paris on ..


LS polls in Vellore likely to be cancelled: Sources

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha polls in Vellore constituency in Tamil Nadu is likely to be cancelled over excess use of money power, sources ..


Notre-Dame: Massive fire ravages Paris cathedral

Paris: French firefighters Monday won an hours-long battle to save the main structure of Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, after a colossal ..


Elephant’s head hits roof of petrol bunk while being transported on lorry

Kochi: In a bizarre incident, an elephant sustained head injuries while being transported on a lorry violating orders issued by the ..


Two die while trying to save baby squirrel from well in Pattambi

Pattambi: Two persons died while trying to save a baby squirrel that fell into a well at Koppam near Pattambi. The deceased persons ..


2-yr-old’s head gets trapped in pot; Fire force comes to rescue

Aroor: A two-year-old child’s head was trapped inside a vessel accidentally while playing. After one and a half hours of strenous ..


Cooking gas cylinder in an anganwadi in Idukki catches fire; Ayah’s timely act avoids disaster

Moolamattam (Idukki): Timely intervention of an anganwadi worker avoided a huge disaster and saved lives of the children. The cooking ..

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K Muraleedharan escapes miraculously after stage collapses during poll campaign

Kozhikode: In a bizarre incident, the stage collapsed while party workers were ready to garland UDF candidate from Vadakara K. Muraleedharan ..

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US gymnast dislocates both legs during event; watch video

New York: Gymnastics is a sport which needs a lot of care. Their entire career can be gone with the injury they sustain from a minor ..


2 killed in road accident at Nettur in Ernakulam

Kochi: Two people were killed in a road accident which occurred at Nettur in Ernakulam. The mishap occurred when a lorry rammed into ..


3 children including 2 sisters drown in Malappuram

Malappuram: 3 children including two sisters were drowned in two separate incidents in Malappuram district on Monday. Fathima Fida ..


Car rams trailer on overbridge, falls on railway track

Kochi: One person was seriously injured after the car in which he was travelling rammed a trailer on Vyttila overbridge here and fell ..


5 killed, 1 critically injured as car rams wall in Kottayam

Kottayam: Five persons were killed and another was critically injured after a car in which they were travelling met with an accident ..

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Thrissur collector TV Anupama's car meets with accident

Thrissur: District collector TV Anupama’s car met with an accident. The incident occurred at Chalakudy around 1 pm on Saturday ..

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M M Mani slams amicus curiae over report on floods

Kumily: A day after refusing to comment on a report that sought a judicial probe into the cause of floods, Minister for electricity ..

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Driver gets 10-years RI, Rs 10 lakh fine for rash driving that claimed 10 lives

Thalassery: In connection with the tragic incident where 10 school children were hit and run by a vehicle at Perumannu in Irikkoor ..


LPG leak in BPCL bottling plant at Ernakulam

Kochi: A gas leak was reported at the LPG bottling plant of BPCL at Ambalamugal in Ernakulam district on Thursday evening. The officials ..


Bihar native under treatment for sunstroke dies in hospital

Kozhikode: The Bihar native stone quarry worker, who was undergoing treatment for sunstroke at the Kozhikode medical college died on ..

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Amicus curiae report lacks expert opinion: Pinarayi Vijayan

Kollam: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan dismissed the amicus curiae report which pointed out that lapse in dam management caused the ..

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CM must answer for 450 lives lost during floods: Ramesh Chennithala

Kozhikode: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala has demanded that Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan must answer for the loss of 450 lives ..


Amicus curiae report a shock for KSEB, electricity minister?

Thiruvananthapuram: While the KSEB and Minister for electricity M M Mani refused to comment on the amicus curiae report seeking judicial ..

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M M Mani gets furious with media over amicus curiae report

Thiruvananthapuram: Minister for electricity, M M Mani refused to comment after a report submitted by amicus curiae pointed out that ..


Lapse in dam management caused flood; amicus curiae demands judicial probe

Thiruvananthapuram: The report submitted by amicus curiae has pointed out that lapse in dam management caused the devastating flood ..


Freak Nepal storm kills 27, injures hundreds

Kathmandu: At least 27 people have been killed and hundreds injured after a freak storm hit southern Nepal, destroying houses, uprooting ..


Wildfire continues to rage Anamudi Shola, destroy 50 hectare forest area

Munnar: A wildfire broke out at Anamudi Shola National Park and continues to engulf the forest area for the past three days. Over 50 ..


Two brothers drown while bathing in Muvattupuzha river

Kottayam: Two brothers met with a watery grave while bathing in the Muvattupuzha river near Thalayolaparambu in Vaikom on Thursday ..


Explosion in firecracker unit kills six in Tamil Nadu

Chennai: An explosion in a firecracker unit in Tiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu killed six workers on Wednesday. The unit was involved ..


Toxic gas from septic tank kills 6 in Tamil Nadu

Chennai: Six persons died of asphyxiation near here on Tuesday within minutes after inhaling toxic gas that emanated from a septic ..


5 killed in 2 separate road mishaps in Wayanad, Idukki

Thodupuzha: Five persons lost their lives in two separate road mishaps in Kerala. The accidents happened at Vythiri in Wayanad and ..


Sunstroke: State Human Rights Commission seeks report from govt

Kannur: The State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has asked the government to immediately file a report on sunstroke deaths in the state ..


New Zealand orders top-level inquiry into mosque massacres

Wellington: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday ordered an independent judicial inquiry into whether police and intelligence ..


Body of Kerala woman killed in NZ mosque attack arrives home

Kochi: The body of a 27-year-old woman from Kerala, who was among the 50 people killed in a terror attack on two Christchurch mosques ..


Fire breaks out at AIIMS Trauma Centre

New Delhi: A fire broke out on the ground floor of the AIIMS Trauma Centre here on Sunday near one of the operation theatres, the Delhi ..


Virtual SIMs used in Pulwama terror attack; India to approach US for help

Srinagar: A request would be sent to the US to seek details from a service provider of "virtual SIMs", which were used by ..


Two suspected sunstroke deaths in Kerala

Kannur/Thiruvananthapuram: With the mercury levels rising in the state, two persons reportedly died of sunstroke. The victims were ..

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115 reported dead after ethnic attack in Mali

Bamako: Militia fighters descended on a village in central Mali before dawn Saturday, killing at least 115 people in the latest deadly ..

New Zealand

Kiwi women don headscarves in solidarity with Muslim victims

Christchurch: Women across New Zealand wore makeshift hijabs as a statement of peace and solidarity on Friday, a week after a white ..

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7 killed in Jammu and Kashmir gunfights

Srinagar: Six militants and a 12-year-old boy were killed on Friday in three separate gunfights in Jammu and Kashmir, police said. ..


44 dead, dozens injured as blast rocks China chemical plant

Beijing: A huge explosion rocked a chemical plant in eastern China on Thursday, killing at least 44 people and injuring dozens as it ..


2 feared dead, 50 trapped in Karnataka building crash

Bengaluru: Two people were feared killed and about 50 others were trapped when a multi-storey commercial building under construction ..


2 killed, many trapped in under construction building collapse in Karnataka

Bengaluru: Two people were killed and several others trapped when a four-storeyed under construction building collapsed at Dharwad ..

An under-construction building collapses in Karnataka , Dharwad, many feared trapped

Dozens trapped in building collapse in Karnataka

Bengaluru: Dozens of people were believed to be trapped when a multi-storey building under construction collapsed in Dharwad in Karnataka ..


Gunman kills 3 on Dutch tram, mayor says terror likely

Utrecht: A gunman killed three people and wounded nine others on a tram in the central Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday morning in what ..

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Malayali couple's dream shattered after Christchurch mosque shooting

Christchurch: For the Indian couple Abdul Nazer and Ansi Alibava, life in New Zealand was peaceful and promising until Friday's ..

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Multiple injuries in shooting on tram in Netherlands

The Hague (Netherlands): Police in the central Dutch city of Utrecht say on Twitter that "multiple" people have been injured ..


India deployed aircraft carrier, nuclear submarines after Pulwama attack

New Delhi: Aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, nuclear submarines and scores of other ships were put on operational deployment by the ..


At least 42 dead in floods in Indonesia's Papua: Official

Jakarta: At least 42 people have been killed by flash floods in Indonesia's eastern Papua province, an official said Sunday. The ..

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Kodungallur woman among 49 killed in NZ mosque shootings

Auckland: Officials have confirmed that a Malayali woman and another man from Gujarat was among the 49 people killed in the terror ..


At least 24 dead, dozens missing in Zimbabwe after cyclone

Harare: At least 24 people have been killed and dozens are missing in parts of eastern Zimbabwe hit by the peripheral effects of tropical ..


3rd Test between NZ, Bangladesh called off after Christchurch shooting

The Bangladesh cricket team narrowly avoided being caught up in a shooting at a mosque in Christchurch on Friday that left several ..

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Oman Air suspends flights to Kozhikode

Muscat: Following suspension of Boeing 737- Max 8 aircrafts, Oman Air has cancelled flights to Kozhikode. Air services to many countries ..

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Bangladesh cricketers escape New Zealand mosque shooting

Bangladesh's cricket team escaped unscathed after a deadly shooting at a mosque in New Zealand, an official told AFP on Friday ..


49 killed in mass shooting in New Zealand mosque

Forty nine people were reported dead when a gunman opened fire at a crowded mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, during ..


All Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft would be grounded in India by 4 pm: DGCA official

New Delhi: All Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft would be grounded in India by 4 pm on Wednesday, said a senior official of Indian aviation ..


Major fire at textile shop in Wadakkanchery

Palakkad: A major fire at a textile shop in Palakkad caused huge damage and loss of property. Fire was noticed at Kaniha Textiles and ..


Man killed in wild elephant attack in Wayanad; Sec 144 enforced in Cherukattoor village

Panamaram (Wayanad): A man was killed in an attack by wild elephant here. Panamaram Kappumchal native Raghavan was killed in the attack ..


'No survivors' from crashed Ethiopian Airlines flight: State broadcaster

Addis Ababa: There were no survivors from an Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard, ..


Boeing 737 from Addis to Nairobi crashes with 157 aboard: Ethiopian Airlines

Nairobi: An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 crashed Sunday morning en route from Addis Ababa to Nairobi with 149 passengers and eight ..


1 dead in grenade attack at Jammu bus stand; Hizbul man held

Jammu: A grenade explosion rocked the crowded general bus stand in the heart of Jammu city on Thursday killing a teenager and injuring ..

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JeM chief Masood Azhar's brother among 44 arrested in Pak

Islamabad: Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar's brother was among 44 members of the banned militant outfits arrested by authorities ..


Rebuilding Kerala: Govt to avail Rs 3,500 crore World Bank loan

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala cabinet Tuesday gave its nod to avail Rs 3,500 crore loan from the World Bank towards the state's ..

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Relief for farmers; Moratorium on repayment of loans extended

Thiruvananthapuram: Following farmer suicides in Kerala amid recovery notices being issued to them in the aftermath of the century's ..

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Was Masood Azhar killed in IAF attack in Balakot?

New Delhi: Intense speculation made the rounds about Masood Azhar's whereabouts on Sunday with a report of him getting killed in ..


Mahout crushed to death while bathing elephant

Kottayam: A mahout was crushed to death while bathing an elephant here on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Arun Panikkar (42) ..


Govt issues alert to enhance security at all airports

New Delhi: The government on Saturday issued an "alert" for all airports and airlines in the country, asking them to "enhance ..


HP avalanche: Another army jawan's body recovered, four still missing

Shimla: The body of one of the five Army jawans missing for the last 10 days in an avalanche in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur district ..

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Wildfires destroy 410-acre forest land in state within one month

Pathanamthitta: The state has lost 410 acre forest land in the wildfires which broke out within a month. According to forest department, ..

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India asks Pak to immediately return IAF pilot, ensure his safety

New Delhi: India Wednesday summoned the acting high commissioner of Pakistan and demanded immediate and safe return of an IAF pilot ..


IAF chopper crashes in JK, villager among 5 killed

Srinagar: Five persons were killed on Wednesday when an IAF helicopter crashed in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said ..


MiG 21 lost; Indian pilot missing in action, confirms MEA

New Delhi: The Air Force has lost a MiG Bison 21 fighter aircraft and the pilot is missing in action, said Ministry of External Affairs ..

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GoAir Bhubaneswar-Kolkata flight experiences severe air turbulence, 2 crew members injured

Kolkata: Two cabin crew members suffered "minor" injuries when a Kolkata-bound GoAir flight from Bhubaneswar experienced ..

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Balakot camp located on bank of Kunhar river also used by Hizbul: Sources

New Delhi: The Balakot-based Jaish-e-Mohammad terror camp destroyed by the Indian Air Force Tuesday was located on the bank of the ..


Chennai-Mangalore Mail derails in Shoranur; Rail traffic disrupted

Shoranur: In a morning mishap, Chennai-Mangalore Superfast Mail (12601) got derailed near Shoranur railway station. No serious case ..


NIA identifies owner of car used in Pulwama terror attack

New Delhi: The NIA Monday said the owner of the vehicle used in the Pulwama terror attack has been identified and he has joined the ..


Himachal avalanche: Rescue operation for 5 missing troopers resumes

Shimla: A day after snowfall halted the search operation for five troopers, who went missing last week after an avalanche hit Kinnaur ..

Bangladesh Airlines

Bangladesh foils plane hijack attempt; passengers safe

Dhaka: Bangladesh security officials on Sunday foiled a hijacking attempt of a Dubai-bound plane, which made an emergency landing at ..

Arunachal pradesh

Protesters set ablaze Arunachal Deputy CM's private residence

Itanagar: Defying curfew, agitators allegedly set ablaze the private residence of Arunachal Pradesh deputy chief minister Chowna Mein ..

Chennai fire

174 cars gutted in fire at Chennai parking lot

Chennai: A total of 174 passenger cars were gutted in a fire that engulfed a parking lot in Porur area here on Sunday afternoon, authorities ..

Assam hooch tragedy

Assam hooch tragedy toll touches 133; over 200 hospitalised

Guwahati: The death toll in the Assam hooch tragedy increased to 133 on Sunday, with over 200 people hospitalised in Golaghat and Jorhat ..


Woman scared of wild elephant falls from hanging bridge

Kannur: A young woman who was running away from a wild elephant suffered grievous injuries after falling from a hanging bridge at Kanichar ..


Kochi engulfed in smoke; People face health hazards

Kochi: The smoke emitted from the fire that broke out in the waste processing unit in Brahmapuram here continues to choke the city ..

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Sabotage in fire accidents must be examined, says Fire Force chief

Thiruvanathapuram: In the background of series of fire accidents in the state, the Fire and Rescue Department head DGP A Hemachandran ..


Fire at Mangalavanam near HC

Kochi: A fire broke out at Mangalavanam near the High Court here on Saturday afternoon. The fire, which started small around 3.30 ..

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Aristocracy is the culture of CPM; Don’t threaten NSS: Mullappally Ramachandran

Alappuzha: KPCC president Mullappally Ramachandran said that aristocracy was CPM’s culture and asked the left party not to threaten ..


Flash hartal: Willing to undergo sentences in any number of cases, says Dean Kuriakose

Kochi: Youth Congress state president Dean Kuriakose said he was ready to undergo sentences in any number of cases in connection with ..