Aircraft crashes in Aligarh, crew make narrow escape

Aligarh: A private aircraft crashed on Tuesday at the Ghanipur air strip here in ..

Brazil rejects G7 aid to fight Amazon fires, hits back at France
‘Uncle please take this’, little girl hands over earrings to CM for flood relief
Brazil's army fights Amazon fires after hundreds more flare up

Flood aid of Rs 10,000 to be given before Onam; No salary challenge this year

Thiruvananthapuram: The cabinet meeting has decided to complete distribution of the emergency financial aid for the flood victims within ..


Woman who opposed sand mining attacked by criminals; 4 teeth fall off

Kasaragod: A woman who protested against illegal sand mining in Anchara coast in Manjeshawaram has been attacked by a gang of criminals ..


Kids take boat ride to school as Mathukkara village continues to reel under water

Thrissur: Mathukkara village at Mullasserry here in the district is reeling under water even a week after the flood havoc. As the ..


Normalcy returning to rain-hit Kerala, toll reaches 113

Thiruvananthapuram: As normalcy was slowly returning to rain-battered Kerala, people have started moving to their homes from relief ..


Flood relief: CMDRF receives Rs 39 crore as contribution in one week

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of Rs 39 crore has been contributed to the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund (CMDRF) from the ..

V Muraleedharan

Nobody said not to accept foreign funds for flood relief: V Muraleedharan

Kochi: Union Minister of State for External Affairs V. Muraleedharan stated that the central government is in full support to Kerala ..


Adorable video of policeman pampering baby at flood relief camp goes viral

The Kerala Police shared an adorable video proving their commitment and care to every person through their official Facebook page. ..

Mata Amritanandamayi

Amritanandamayi Math to provide Rs 1 lakh to families of those killed in flood

Kollam: Spiritual leader Mata Amritanandamayi has offered a helping hand to the families of those who lost their loved ones in the ..

AK Saseendran

Radar system will be brought for search operation: Minister AK Saseendran

Kozhikode: Minister A. K. Saseendran said that radar system will be utilised to locate those who went missing in landslides in the ..

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Kerala floods: Govt to draft scientific policy on land use

Kasaragod: In the wake of flood havoc in the state, the government has planned to draft a scientific policy on land use to manage the ..


Only 750 quarries have permission; 5924 quarries active in state

Thiruvananthapuram: It has been found that a total of 5924 stone quarries are functioning in the state whereas the Department of Mining ..


Frequent landslides at Kurichyar Mala forces people to leave

Kurichyar Mala (Wayanad): Large pieces of rocks and lumps of mud on top of the hills are likely to fall down any moment. Though there ..

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Doors of mosque prayer hall opened to conduct autopsy of deceased in Kavalappara

Nilambur: When officials find a tough time to complete the inquest procedures of deceased in Kavalappara landslide, an authority of ..

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Jayasurya donates Rs 5 lakh to Linu’s family

Kochi: Actor Jayasurya has lend a helping hand to the family of Linu who was drowned during the flood rescue operations. He donated ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

Govt announces Rs 10,000 for flood victims; Rs 4 lakh for family of deceased

Thiruvananthapuram: The cabinet meeting on Wednesday decided to provide Rs 4 lakh as compensation to the family of those who were killed ..


Hill opposite Kavalappara develops crack; residents evacuated

Malappuram: Triggering panic, a crack was detected on the hill opposite Kavalappara where a massive landslide killed a large number ..


Actor Tovino lends a helping hand to flood-hit Nilambur

Irinjalakuda: Actor Tovino Thomas has made headlines by proving his social responsibility during the floods in 2018. When another flood ..


State continues to receive heavy rain: Bund construction to begin in Kuttanad

Kozhikode: Heavy rain is reported in various districts across Kerala on Wednesday. Malappuram and Kozhikode districts where IMD sounded ..


Heavy rains: Red alert in Kannur, Kozhikode, Malappuram

Thiruvananthapuram: Due to the heavy rain in the northern districts of the state, a red alert has been sounded in Kannur in addition ..


Landslide destroys entire village; only 11 of 80 houses remain in Pachakkadu now

Puthumala (Wayanad): Dirt, rocks and water that washed away Puthumala village in the massive landslide had its origin from Pachakkadu ..

RAhul Gandhi

Rahul writes to PM,seeks early warning systems for flood-hit Wayanad

Wayanad: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking his intervention to protect both the ..

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Heavy rains to lash eastern Ernakulam in 48 hours; public advised to stay alert

Kochi: The eastern regions of Ernakulam district are likely to receive heavy to extremely heavy rainfall in the next 48 hours, forecasted ..


Innocent donates annual MP pension of Rs 3 lakh to CMDRF

Actor and former MP Innocent has donated one year's MP pension of Rs 3 lakh to the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund ..


Fake news on Tsunami in Kollam: District collector warns of stringent action

Kollam: At a time when Kerala is bearing the brunt of heavy rains, floods and landslides, a few people are spreading fake news on Tsunami ..


Centre sanctions Rs 52 crore to Kerala, flood toll hits 93

Thiruvananthapuram:The Centre has sanctioned Rs 52 crore immediate assistance to Kerala, which has been battered by rain and floods, ..

Mammootty and Linu

Mammotty extends support to family of youth who lost life during flood rescue

Megastar Mammootty has paid tributes to Linu, who has lost life during flood rescue efforts. The actor phoned his mother Pushpalatha ..


Unity makes us stronger despite repeated disasters: Pinarayi Vijayan

Malappuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan expressed shock on the landslide in Kavalapara that claimed many lives. He was addressing ..

Two of Family die falling in waterlogged fields

Two of family drown while watching fishing in waterlogged fields

Thrissur: Two of a family drowned while they were watching fishing in the water-logged paddy fields here. Three others with them were ..


Lone survivor of family waiting for his parents, siblings from under debris in Kavalappara

Nilambur: Even after four days of the Kavalappara landslide tragedy, Jishnu is unable to go back to the valley. But he is still waiting ..

Ponkuzhi temple cleaned by Youth League

Youth League workers clean up Sreerama temple in Wayanad

Sultan Bathery: The flood has affected several religious centres in the state. Ponkuzhi Sreerama Temple, a noted pilgrimage centre ..


Lone tusker dies of electric shock on house compound

Kothamangalam: A lone wild tusker that was wreaking havoc in the inhabited area died in a pathetic way the other day. The 10-year-old ..

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Govt moves HC to cancel bail of Sriram Venkitaraman

Kochi: The government has filed a petition in the Kerala High Court on Wednesday to cancel the bail granted to Sriram Venkitaraman ..

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6 killed in massive fire in Delhi's Okhla area

New Delhi: Six people were killed and 10 injured in a massive fire at Zakir Nagar here in the early hours of Tuesday, fire officials ..

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SIT to probe IAS officer’s accident case; SI suspended for lapses in duty

Thiruvananthapuram: A Special Investigation Team (SIT) headed by the ADGP (Law and Order) Sheikh Darvesh Saheb has been appointed to ..

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Sriram Venkitaraman suspended from service

Thiruvananthapuram: Sriram Venkitaraman IAS has been suspended in connection with the accident in which a journalist was killed. ..

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Tomin Thachankary’s wife Anita passes away

Kochi: ADGP Tomin Thachankary’s wife Anita Thachankary passed away at her residence in Ernakulam on Monday early morning. She ..

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5 dead in Maharashtra rains, IAF, NDRF rescue villagers

Mumbai: At least five persons were killed in Mumbai and Satara as rains continued to batter large parts of Maharashtra, especially ..

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MA Yusuff Ali to give Rs 10 lakh to journalist KM Basheer’s family

Abu Dhabi: Chairman and Managing Director of LuLu Group International M. A. Yusuff Ali has extended a helping hand to the family of ..

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Sriram remains in hospital to avoid imprisonment; allegation arises

Thiruvananthapuram: Sriram Venkitaraman continues to remain in treatment at the private hospital here after he drove a car under influence ..

Sriram Venkitaraman

Unexpected fall of Sriram Vekitaraman; Hero turns killer overnight

Thiruvananthapuram: Sriram Venkitaraman IAS became a hero among the youngsters of Kerala after he took firm action against the land ..

Texas shooting

20 dead after shooting at Walmart store in Texas: Official

El Paso: A shooting at a Walmart store in Texas left multiple people dead on Saturday with police warning that more than one gunman ..

Ex-Maldivian Vice President Ghafoor,

Ex-Maldivian Vice President Ghafoor, who fled to India, arrested by Maldives police

Male: Former Vice President of Maldives Ahmed Adheeb Abdul Ghafoor, who had sought political asylum in India after arriving in Tamil ..

sriram venkitaraman

MVD to cancel IAS officer’s driving license; No one can escape from law, says CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Moves are on to cancel the license of Survey Director Sriram Venkitaraman who killed a journalist by his reckless ..


Water-logging on tracks due to rain, thousands stranded at various stations in Mumbai

Mumbai: Water-logging on railway tracks due to heavy rains and high tide on Saturday affected movement of trains on Thane and Panvel ..

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I've failed, says CCD founder Siddhartha in his purported last letter found

Bengaluru: Missing Cafe Coffee Day Founder V.G. Siddhartha, who according to the Karnataka police is believed to have committed suicide, ..


Teacher saves 3 kids from drowning

Malappuram: School teacher Latha (32) turned a star at Peruvallur after she took an adventurous mission to save three drowning children ..

15 killed as Pakistani army plane crashes into residential area

15 killed as Pakistani army plane crashes into residential area

Rawalpindi: Fifteen people were killed when a small military plane crashed early Tuesday into a residential area in the Pakistani city ..

Mahalaxmi express

Over 500 passengers of Mahalaxmi Express rescued by NDRF: CMO

Mumbai: Over 500 passengers, including nine pregnant women, of the Mahalaxmi Express stuck on waterlogged tracks near Vangani in Thane ..


Keralite among 5 killed in car-lorry collision in Coimbatore

Coimbatore: Five people including Palakkad Vallapuzha native were killed in a car-lorry collision at Sulur near Coimbatore on Saturday ..

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Couple uses rat poison for pepper powder in fish fry, hospitalized

Gandhi Nagar (Kottayam): A young couple who consumed rat poison mistaking it to be pepper powder have been admitted to Kottayam medical ..


Tuesday holiday for educational institutions in Kasaragod, Kannur, Malappuram and Kottayam

Kozhikode: Collectors of Kannur and Kasaragod declared Tuesday a holiday for all educational institutions as heavy rains continued ..


Five drown as heavy rains pound north Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Five people lost their lives Monday as heavy rains continued to pound North Kerala and over 300 persons were shifted ..

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20 rescued from burning MTNL building in Mumbai, many more trapped

Mumbai: At least 20 persons were rescued but scores more were still trapped as a massive fire engulfed the Mahanagar Telephone Nagar ..


Huge fire at Keralites’ apartment in Jeddah

Jeddah: A huge fire broke out in an apartment here on Sunday where 3 Keralites were residing. No casualties were reported. Meanwhile, ..


2 lorries gutted in fire after collision

Malappuram: Two container lorries collided and were gutted in fire on Kozhikode-Palakkad National Highway in Tirurkkad here on Saturday ..


Rains lash Kerala: 4 dead, 3 missing; red alert sounded in many districts

Thiruvananthapuram: Four persons have died and three, including two fishermen from Tamil Nadu, are missing as rains continued to lash ..


Staring death in the face, prayers kept 4 fishermen going for 3 days without food in deep sea

Thiruvananthapuram: “It was God’s grace that saved us,” Benny had not recovered from shock while saying the words ..

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Wind, wave warnings: Fisherfolk cautioned not to venture into sea

Thiruvananthapuram: India Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned fishermen not to venture into the sea as west winds lashing coastal ..


Waiting for crew details of oil tanker seized by Iran: V Muraleedharan

Kochi: Union Minister of State for External Affairs V. Muraleedharan on Sunday said that India was engaged in talks with Iran to secure ..


Rescue by fisherfolk successful; 4 fishermen missing from Vizhinjam return home

Thiruvananthapuram: The four fishermen who went missing after they ventured into the sea for fishing from Vizhinjam harbour returned ..

Train derailment

Bid to take selfie atop goods train turns tragic; student grievously injured

Palakkad: A college student sustained grievous injuries while trying to take a selfie after climbing on top of a goods wagon station ..


Heavy rain continues; 7 fishermen among 8 reported missing

Thiruvananthapuram/Kozhikode: Heavy rain continued to wreak havoc across districts in Kerala on Saturday. Seven fishermen, who ventured ..


Heavy rain continues to batter Kerala; landslides in Kottayam, Idukki

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala witnessed continues heavy rain across the state on Friday, particularly in districts where the India Meteorological ..

Seat Belt

Kerala police to enforce helmet, seat belts for rear seat passengers

Thiruvananthapuram: Following a Supreme Court order, DGP Loknath Behera has directed Kerala police officials to ensure that pillion ..


12 presumed dead in arson at Japan film studio

Tokyo: A Japanese fire official says at least 12 people are presumed dead and more could be missing after they were trapped by fire ..

puttingal tragedy

Probe panel submits report on Puttingal temple fire tragedy

Thiruvananthapuram: More than three years after a major fireworks tragedy at a Kerala temple claimed over 100 lives, a judicial commission ..

Mumbai collapse

Death toll in Mumbai building collapse rises to 13

Mumbai: The death toll in a building collapse in south Mumbai's congested Dongri locality has risen to 13, the NDRF said on Wednesday, ..

Sudheesh and Sany

Brave act of youth save life of 2-yr-old who fell into well

Pookottumpadam (Malappuram): In an adventurous act, a two-year-old girl who fell into a well was saved by two young men. Ayishu, daughter ..

Traffic Park

Kannur school setting up traffic park with central aid to produce better drivers

The number of road accidents is increasing along with the number of vehicles on the road. Not a day goes by without someone losing ..

Mumbai building collapse

7 killed, 10 injured in south Mumbai building collapse

Mumbai: At least seven people, including three women, were killed as an old, four-storied residential building collapsed in south Mumbai ..

Heavy rains

Rain in Kerala to intensify; Red, Orange alerts sounded

Thiruvananthapuram: Rain in Kerala will intensify in the next two days, India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Tuesday. The ..

 4-storey Building Collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

4-storey building collapses in Mumbai, 40-50 people feared trapped

Mumbai: A four-storey building collapsed in south Mumbai's Dongri area on Tuesday, a civic official said, fearing that about 40 ..


Kerala records 345 deaths by train hits in 6 months

Kannur: A shocking report revealed that number of people killed after being hit by trains is increasing day-by-day in Kerala. Within ..

roller-coaster ride collapse in Ahmedabad

3 killed, 30 injured in freak joy ride collapse in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: In a freak accident, at least three people were killed and 30 others injured when a roller-coaster ride collapsed at the ..

University Collge

University College conflict: Knives, liquor bottles recovered from union office

Thiruvananthapuram: The police recovered three corroded knives and liquor bottles from the union office at the University College here ..


26 killed in Somalia hotel bombing

Mogadishu: At least 26 people were killed and 56 others injured in a deadly terrorist attack at a hotel in Somalian port town of Kismayo, ..

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Assam flood situation worsens; 6 dead, 8.7 lakh people affected

Guwahati: The Army was called for assistance in Assam as the flood situation in the state worsened on Friday with the toll rising to ..

dubai bus accident

Deadly Dubai bus accident: Omani driver sentenced to 7 years

Dubai: The Omani bus driver, who rammed the vehicle into a height barrier in Dubai that killed 17 people, including 12 Indians, has ..

home nurse murder

Female home nurse’s decomposing body found at rented house in Valanchery

Malappuram: The decomposing body of a female home nurse, suspected to be one-week-old, was found inside a rented house at Vaikkathoor ..


Dindigul bus mishap: PG doctor from Chalakudy dies

Chalakudy: A doctor hailing from Chalakudy died in a bus accident at Dindigul in Tamil Nadu. The bus was on its way to Madurai. The ..

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KSEB Overseer found dead at his quarters

Nilambur: KSEB overseer and ex-husband of MLA U. Prathibha was found dead at his quarters in Chungathara on Monday morning. Overseer ..


Heavy rain hits flights at Mumbai airport

Mumbai: Flight operations were severely hit due to heavy rain and poor visibility at the Mumbai airport on Monday. A Mumbai International ..

Yamuna Expressway accident

29 passengers killed in Yamuna Expressway accident

Agra: At least 29 people were killed on Monday when a passenger bus fell into a gorge on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway. The bus, after ..


Indonesia issues tsunami warning after 6.9 magnitude quake

Jakarta: A strong, magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck off Indonesia on Sunday, the US Geological Survey reported, triggering a tsunami ..


Nedumkandam custody death: Former SI’s bail plea rejected

Thodupuzha: Court rejected the bail plea of the former Sub Inspector (SI) accused in the Nedumkandam custodial death case. The Peerumedu ..

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Fishing hook pierces into woman’s eye; removed without affecting vision

Ambalappuzha: In a miraculous incident, a fishing hook that pierced into the eye of a woman, was removed without affecting her vision ..


Thrissur native found dead in sea in Sharjah

Sharjah: Thrissur Ayyanthol native Jaison Jose Chiramel (45) was found drowned in the sea here on Thursday. His body was recovered ..

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6.4-magnitude quake hits Southern California: USGS

Los Angeles: A 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit Southern California on Thursday at 10:33 am (17:33 GMT) near the Searles Valley in San ..


Alleged police negligence in accident victim bleeding to death; CM’s office seeks report

Kottayam: The Chief Minister’s office has intervened in the complaint alleging police negligence in taking an accident victim ..

30 drown as overloaded boat capsizes

30 drown as overloaded boat capsizes in northwest Pakistan

Peshawar: At least 30 people, including four children, drowned and several others went missing as an overloaded wooden boat carrying ..


Airstrike kills 44 migrants in Libyan detention centre

Benghazi: An airstrike hit a detention centre for migrants near the Libyan capital of Tripoli early Wednesday, killing at least 44 ..


Man injured in road accident dies of bleeding after police refuse help

Kottayam: A complaint has arisen that the police did not help a person who was seriously injured in a road accident at Vempally here ..

SpiceJet flight overshoots runway

SpiceJet flight overshoots runway at Mumbai airport; none hurt

New Delhi: A SpiceJet flight from Jaipur skid and overshot the main runway while landing at the Mumbai airport amidst heavy rains on ..

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Air India flight 'tail-tips' while landing in Kozhikode; no damages reported

Kozhikode: An Air India flight from Dammam had a close shave as it had a 'tail tip' after landing here on Monday morning. ..