Heatwave kills 45 in Bihar in 24 hours

Patna: Severe heatwave left at least 45 people dead and more than 100 hospitalised ..

10 sustain injuries as bus falls into paddy field at Koppam in Palakkad
KSRTC bus and truck collide, catch fire in Kollam; 7 injured
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Two kids lie unconscious after falling into canal; Mother, neighbour save both adventurously

4 students, cleaner hurt as school bus rams into temple in Kollam

Kollam: Four students and a cleaner was injured after a school bus rammed into a temple at Vilakkudi in Kunnikkod here. The incident ..


Chemotherapy without cancer: Govt to bear Rajani’s medical expenses

Kottayam: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the government will bear the medical expenses of Rajani, who underwent chemotherapy ..

Cyclone Vayu

Cyclone Vayu to hit Gujarat today afternoon; three lakh people evacuated

Ahmedabad: As Cyclone Vayu advances towards the Gujarat coast and is expected to make landfall Thursday afternoon, the state government ..


Private bus falls into ditch, none hurt

Pathanamthitta: Another accident was reported on the Mallappally-Ranni route on Wednesday. A private bus named St. Martin, fell into ..

Jammu Kashmir

5 CRPF personnel killed in terrorist attack in J&K; 1 terrorist gunned down

Srinagar: Five CRPF personnel were killed and four other security personnel suffered injuries on Wednesday when terrorists carried ..

Anantnag militant attack

3 CRPF troopers killed, 3 injured in Anantnag militant attack

Srinagar: Three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were killed and three, including two security personnel and a civilian, ..


Gujarat begins evacuation of people from coastal areas as cyclone 'Vayu' inches closer

Ahmedabad: As cyclone 'Vayu' advances towards the Gujarat coast, the state government launched a massive evacuation exercise ..

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Award-winning Kerala farmer dies after tree falls on him during heavy rain

Thrissur: A farmer who had bagged many state and national-level honours for his contribution in agricultural sector died after a tree ..


Boy hurt in Palakkad accident being rushed to Ernakulam; Public urged to cooperate

Palakkad: A 13-year-old boy, who was severely injured in the ambulance accident at Tanissery here in the district on Sunday is being ..


Teen student gets caught in whirlpool, drowns in Kadalundikkadavu

Kozhikode: A student drowned after being caught in a whirlpool at Kadalundikkadavu here. The deceased was identified as Mussamin ..


Wall collapses, crushes migrant labourer to death

Palakkad: A migrant labourer was crushed to death after the wall of a house which was demolished fell on him at Choorakkod near Pattambi ..


4 train passengers on Kerala Express die due to heat in Jhansi

Jhansi: Four passengers on the Kerala Express have died here due to extreme heat while one passenger has been hospitalised in a critical ..


Wreckage of AN-32 spotted in Arunachal Pradesh: IAF

New Delhi: The wreckage of the AN-32 aircraft of the Indian Air Force was spotted on Tuesday 16 km north of Lipo in Arunachal Pradesh, ..

High Court

HC registers suo moto case after snapped electric wire kills two

Kochi: The High Court suo moto registered a case after two persons were electrocuted after coming in contact with a live electric wire ..

punjab toddler dies after falling into borewell

2-year-old child pulled out of borewell after 110 hours, dies

Sangrur (Punjab), Jun 11 (PTI) A two-year-old child, who was stuck in a 150-foot-deep unused borewell here, was pulled out Tuesday ..


Sumesh turns saviour; averts more deaths from electrocution in Pettah

Thiruvananthapuram: Sumesh, a newspaper boy, had a narrow escape from being electrocuted at Pettah here on Monday. Two people including ..

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2 die of electrocution from broken power line in TVM

Thiruvananthapuram: Two pedestrians were electrocuted to death from a broken power line here on Monday. The incident took place on ..

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Swift car was behind Balabhaskar’s vehicle, says KSRTC bus driver

Thiruvananthapuram: Another revelation has been made in connection with the accident of violinist Balabhaskar. KSRTC driver Aji, who ..


Palakkad ambulance accident: Death caught up with trip to save lives

Palakkad: Those who died in the ambulance accident in Thanissery had faced death hours ago in two separate incidents. The ambulance ..


3 bogies of stationary Silchar-Trivandrum Express gutted; None hurt

Silchar (Assam): A major fire on Sunday burnt three coaches of the Silchar-Trivandrum Express train while stationary at station in ..


Eid vacation turns tragic; 2-year-old Kerala girl killed as car overturns in UAE

Jubail: A two-year-old girl died when a car in a Malayali family was travelling overturned near Salwa in the UAE border. The deceased ..


8 killed as ambulance and lorry collide head-on in Palakkad

Palakkad: As many as 8 people were killed after an ambulance in which they were travelling collided with a lorry carrying fish at Thanissery ..

Kozhikode stray dogs attack

4 women among 5 injured in stray dog attack in Kozhikode

Kozhikode: Five people including four women sustained injuries in stray dog attack near KSEB sub-station at Chevayur on Saturday noon ..


IAF announces Rs 5 lakh reward for information on missing AN-32 aircraft

New Delhi: The Indian Air Force on Saturday announced a reward of Rs 5 lakh to anyone providing information about location of the AN-32 ..

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26 dead, over 50 injured in UP dust storm, lightning

Lucknow: A severe dust storm and lightning in various parts of Uttar Pradesh claimed at least 26 lives and left 57 people injured as ..


8 Keralites among 17 killed in tragic bus accident in Dubai

Dubai: Twelve Indians including 8 Keralites were among 17 people who were killed in a horrific road accident in Dubai when a bus, mostly ..


Balabhaskar’s car was speeding at 100kmph on the day of accident

Thiruvananthapuram: The car in which violinist Balabhaskar and family were travelling on the day of the accident was at speed nearing ..

Balabhaskar Accident

Balabhaskar’s driver and son of Poonthottam hospital owner ‘go missing’

Thiruvananthapuram: At a time when there is suspicion and mystery behind the death of noted violinist Balabhaskar, his driver Arjun ..

woman dies after ambulance gets stuck in traffic

Woman dies in ambulance after private bus creates traffic block in Thrissur

Kanjany: A woman on her way to hospital died in the ambulance after a private bus created a traffic block here in Thrissur district ..

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Prakashan Thampi, Vishnu tried to keep relatives away from hospital: Balabhaskar’s uncle

Thiruvananthapuram: Violinist Balabhaskar’s uncle B Sasikumar said that the accused in the gold smuggling case including Prakashan ..


17 including 6 Keralites killed in Dubai road accident

Dubai: Seventeen people were killed after a tourist bus met with an accident on Thursday evening in Dubai. Among the killed 10 are ..


Monsoon to hit Kerala in 48 hours; Fishermen told to stay alert

Thiruvananthapuram: India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an alert to fishermen in view of a possible depression formation ..


Orange, yellow alerts sounded in several districts in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: In view of the monsoon, orange and yellow alerts have been sounded in several districts in Kerala in the coming ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

Pinarayi Vijayan for research on Nipah outbreak

Kochi: Even after six patients suffering from fever tested negative for Nipah virus in Kerala, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday ..

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IAF aircraft still missing, villagers saw thick black smoke

Itanagar: Tribal villagers had witnessed "thick black smoke" originating from a mountain towards Molo village in Arunachal ..

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Actress Archana Kavi has narrow escape as concrete slab falls on her moving car in Kochi

Kochi: Mollywood actress Archana Kavi had a narrow escape on the way to airport. On Wednesday night, she took to Twitter sharing the ..


Wild elephant attacks KSRTC bus in Pathanamthitta

Pathanamthitta: In a shocking incident, a wild elephant which strayed into the road attacked a KSRTC bus at Moozhiyar here on Wednesday ..

anchal accident

Kerala school reopening day turns tragic as 2 children among 5 hit by speeding car at Anchal

Kollam: On the day of school reopening, a car rammed into schoolgoing children at Anchal here on Thursday morning. Five people including ..

kottayam patient death

Denied treatment at 3 hospitals, patient dies at Kottayam medical college

Kottayam: In an alarming incident, a patient who was brought to the Kottayam Medical College Hospital in critical condition died after ..


Musician Balabhaskar's death was not accident: Kalabhavan Sobi

Thiruvananthapuram: In a shocking revelation about the death of hugely admired Malayalam musician Balabhaskar, popular stage artiste ..


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 ..

iaf aircraft

Search ops continue for missing IAF aircraft in Arunachal; Navy, Army join

Itanagar: A massive search operation was underway on Tuesday to locate a Russian-origin AN-32 transport aircraft of the Indian Air ..

bus accident

Three killed as Kudumbashree tour group meets with accident in Madurai

Coimbatore: Three Malayalis were killed in a bus accident that took place in Madurai on Tuesday by 1.30 in the morning. The deceased ..


DGP instructs comprehensive probe into Balabhaskar's death

Thiruvananthapuram: DGP Loknath Behera has instructed for a comprehensive probe into the death of violinist Balabhaskar. The crime ..


IAF aircraft with 13 people on board goes missing

New Delhi: An AN-32 transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force with 13 people on board lost contact with ground agencies around 35 ..

Bus accident

Many injured as Bengaluru-Kottarakkara bus meets with accident in Palakkad

Palakkad: Many people were injured after a tourist bus that was coming from Bengaluru to Kottarakkara met with an accident. The bus ..


Chemotherapy without confirming cancer; Woman seeks legal action

Kottayam: A woman is moving to take legal action against medical officers and doctors after they started cancer treatment on her without ..

queen harish

Famous folk dancer Queen Harish, 3 other artists killed in accident near Jodhpur

Jodhpur: World fame dancer Queen Harish and three other folk artists were killed and five others injured in a road accident near Jodhpur ..

Balabhaskar's father

DRI to record statement of Balabhaskar's father

Thiruvananthapuram: In connection with the gold smuggling case in Thiruvananthapuram International Airport, the Directorate of Revenue ..


Elephant runs amok in Guruvayur; Mahout sustains fracture in hand

Guruvayur: A single tusker named Chandrasekharan ran amok at the elephant camp here. The mahout’s hand was fractured during the ..


Seek prior permission before opening dams, directs KSDMA

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Disaster Management Authority directed the officials in charge of dams to seek permission from ..


Kerala man found dead in Himalayas

Ambalappuzha: A Keralite who was on pilgrimage to the Himalayas was found dead at Narayan parvat, atop the Badrinath temple. The deceased ..


Major fire at 3-storeyed building in Kochi

Kochi: A major fire broke out at a business enterprise in Ernakulam on Monday morning at about 10 '0 clock. Four units of fire ..

thrissur railway station

Woman, daughter alight from train to buy water; get separated

Thrissur: A woman and her 11-year-old daughter had a panicky experience after they got separated at the railway station while trying ..

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 ..


Shopkeeper's laxity stole Anju's eyesight; family reeling under financial burden to meet expenses

Chengannur: A few days back, in a bizzare incident, a 24 year old Anju had lost her left eye’s sight after an iron rod pierced ..


One killed in road accident in Thrissur; Car fully damaged under impact of collision

Thrissur: One person has been killed in a road accident that took place in front of Cheerakuzhi temple at Amala Nagar here. The person ..

surat fire

Surat fire toll rises to 23, two students on ventilator

Surat: The death toll in the Friday's devastating blaze in Surat rose to 23 by Saturday, even as seven students battled for survival ..

Mother and son saved by youth

Mother jumps to river to save son; Youth saves both from drowning in Malappuram

Moonniyur (Malappuram): In an adventurous act, a young man saved a mother and son who were about to drown in the river on Friday. Alinchuvadu ..

Surat fire

20 killed in massive fire at coaching centre in Surat, CM orders fire safety audit of schools, malls

Surat: With the fire brigade personnel pulling out more bodies from the charred remains of a coaching centre in a Surat building which ..

Mount everest

2 Indians among 3 climbers dead on overcrowded Everest

Kathmandu: Three more climbers including two Indians have died on Everest, expedition organisers and officials said Friday, taking ..


Major fire mishap at shop in TVM; no casualties reported so far

Thiruvananthapuram: A major fire was reported at a shop in MG road near Pazhavangadi Power House road here on Tuesday morning. The ..

Eleven killed in shooting in bar in Brazil: officials

Eleven killed in shooting in bar in Brazil: officials

Rio de Janeiro: Gunmen killed at least 11 people in a bar in northern Brazil on Sunday, officials said. The shooting took place in ..

cot naseer

Vadakara independent candidate COT Naseer hacked

Thalassery: An independent candidate at Vadakara Lok Sabha constituency, COT Naseer was hacked by unidentified assailants here on Saturday ..


Pattambi continues its wait for a fire and rescue service unit

Pattambi: Every time a fire breaks out or someone drowns, people in Pattambi will wonder, “what if we had a fire and rescue service ..

Prisoner on remand

Remand prisoner finds ring stuck on finger; Fire force comes to rescue

Attingal: A ring got stuck on the finger of a prisoner on remand in Attingal sub jail which was later removed with the help of fire ..


Two killed in Dubai plane crash

Dubai: The pilot and co-pilot of a small plane were killed in a crash Thursday, causing delays at Dubai airport, the emirate's ..


Two Bihar natives killed in lightning strike

Mattannur: Two young men died after being struck by lightning at 19 Miles here on Thursday. Bihar natives Jayaprakash Sardar (32) ..


Two terrorists killed in encounter in J-K's Pulwama

Srinagar: Two terrorists and a soldier were killed Thursday in an encounter in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, army said. Security ..


Thiruvananthapuram native goes missing in river in Malaysia; Search continues

Malaysia: In a freak incident, a native of Sreekaryam in Thiruvananthapuram went missing in a river in Malaysia. It is reported that ..


Saudi oil tankers among 'sabotaged' ships off UAE coast

United Arab Emirates: As many as four ships anchored in the Persian Gulf were damaged in what Gulf officials described Monday as a ..

perinjanam accident

4 of family killed in car-lorry collision at Thrissur

Thrissur: Four of a family including two children were killed after a car collided with a tanker lorry at Perinjanam here. The deceased ..


Elephant attacks auto rickshaw, narrow escape for passengers

Marayoor: Two persons travelling in an auto rickshaw escaped miraculously after being attacked by an elephant. The passengers, who ..

Elephant attack

Tribal youth trampled to death by elephant in Suryanelli

Thodupuzha: Wild elephants trampled a tribal youth to death while he was trying to scare them away from a farm land at Suryanelli in ..


Two boys drown while bathing in Vembanad lake

Muhamma: Two students drowned while bathing near a private resort in Vembanad lake on Saturday afternoon. The deceased were identified ..


20 injured as KSRTC bus falls into gorge in Mundakayam

Thodupuzha: As many as 20 persons were injured when a KSRTC bus in which they were travelling fell into a gorge near Peruvantahnam ..


Armed militants storm 5-star hotel in Pakistan's Gwadar port city: Police

Karachi: Some heavily-armed militants on Saturday stormed a five-star hotel in Pakistan's port city of Gwadar in the restive Balochistan ..

SpiceJet Boeing flights

Two SpiceJet Boeing flights suffer mid-air glitches

Mumbai: Two of the SpiceJet's Boeing passenger planes- one from Mumbai and other from Bengaluru-suffered mid-air technical glitches, ..


Old woman killed in bus accident in Aluva

Aluva: An old woman was killed in a bus accident here on Thursday morning. The accident took place when a bus knocked her down at a ..

fire accident

5 killed in Pune saree shop blaze

Pune: At least five people were killed on Thursday in a major fire that engulfed a well-known saree shop here, police said. According ..

Mumbai-bound Air France flight makes emergency landing in Iran

Mumbai-bound Air France flight makes emergency landing in Iran

A jetliner flown by a subsidiary of Air France that made an emergency landing in Iran stayed on the ground for several hours Wednesday ..

Gulf airline worker dies in freak Boeing 777 accident

Keralite killed while towing Boeing 777 at Kuwait airport

Kuwait: A Keralite working as a ground staff with Kuwait airways was killed in a tragic accident at Kuwait International airport on ..

moscow plane fire

41 feared dead in Russian plane blaze disaster: investigators

Moscow: Forty-one people including at least two children are believed to have died when a Russian passenger plane made an emergency ..


14 dead, 63 injured as cyclone 'Fani' hits Bangladesh

Dhaka: At least 14 people were killed and 63 others injured as cyclonic storm 'Fani' barrelled into Bangladesh on Saturday, ..


Fani uproots trees, triggers heavy rains in Bengal

Kolkata: Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the Indian subcontinent in decades, uprooted trees and triggered rains ..

Ramesh Chennithala

Flood relief: Ramesh Chennithala slams LDF govt's 'lackadaisical' attitude

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala Friday hit out at the State government's alleged lackadaisical ..


Cleaner of private bus crushed to death in Beypore

Kozhikode: In a tragic incident, a bus cleaner came under the wheel of a private bus and was crushed to death after he fell off while ..


Cyclone 'Fani' bites Odisha, eight dead

Bhubaneshwar/Kolkata: Cyclone 'Fani' rolled through Odisha on Friday, packing rain and windstorm that gusted up to 175 kmph, ..


Cyclone Fani makes landfall in Puri, heavy rains batter coastal belt

Bhubaneswar: Extremely severe cyclonic storm 'Fani' made a landfall in Puri on Odisha coast Friday morning, triggering heavy ..

cyclone fani

Cyclone Fani: Flights from Bhubaneswar, Kolkata cancelled

Bhubaneswar/Kolkata: All flights to and from Bhubaneswar have been cancelled for 24 hours starting midnight of May 3 in view of the ..


NIA raids in TN over proposed IS suicide attack in Kerala

Kochi: In the backdrop of reports of proposed IS attacks in Kerala, National Investigation Agency (NIA) carried out raids at three ..


Cyclone Fani: Massive evacuation operation underway in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: A massive operation was launched in Odisha Thursday to evacuate over eight lakh people from low-lying coastal areas as ..

dubai creek

Kerala man drowns while fishing in Dubai Creek

Dubai: An Indian man drowned when he slipped into the Dubai Creek while fishing with his friends, according to a media report on Thursday ..

Maulana Masood Azhar

UN designates Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar as global terrorist

United Nations: In a huge diplomatic win for India, the United Nations on Wednesday designated Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed chief ..