Malappuram natives not involved in Nedumkandam financial fraud: Crime Branch

Malappuram: The Malappuram natives, mentioned by Raj Kumar, were not involved in ..

India's marine fish production down by 9 percent as sardine catch drops
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MPs not frequenting their constituencies have rough time: Shashi Tharoor
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Student members slam SFI unit in Thiruvananthapuram University College as 'fascist'
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Special water train reaches Chennai from Vellore

Chennai: In an effort to meet the water requirements of a parched Chennai, a special 50 wagon train carrying water from Tamil Nadu's ..


Tusker decides to take relaxing bath in river; Mahouts at their wits’ end

Cheruthuruthy: When tusker Pananchery Paramu alias Adatt Paramu decided have a bath in the river to his heart’s content, the ..

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'Biryani combo lunch' from Viyyur Prison becomes huge hit online

Thrissur: The online sale of biryani combo lunch in Viyyur Central Prison seems to be a successful venture as it got huge demand in ..

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Baby-corn nuggets are best buddies of tea and coffee

Baby-corn nuggets are an easy snack item that can be made quickly and tastes great at the same time. Here is how to prepare baby-corn ..


SC rejects review petition, orders demolition of flats in Maradu

Kochi: The Supreme Court rejected the review petition and reiterated that flats constructed at Maradu in Ernakulam district violating ..

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Congress old guard wants Sonia back amidst chorus for young President

New Delhi: The old guard in the Congress is looking up to Sonia Gandhi to become the interim President once again and resurrect the ..

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Special team to probe disappearance of M.Tech student from Karyavattom campus

Thiruvananthapuram: A special investigation team has been formed to investigate the disappearance of an engineering student from the ..


Man seeking wedding certificate asked to marry again; minister suspends 4 officials

Thiruvananthapuram: A joke proved costly for four employees at a Kerala marriage registrar office after they refused to hand a man ..

Lata Mangeshkar

Lata Mangeshkar's request to Dhoni: Please don't retire

Mumbai: Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar on Thursday requested cricket star Mahendra Singh Dhoni to not retire, following rumours that ..

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2 fans died as India lost semi-final thriller to New Zealand

New Delhi: In different incidents, two cricket fans lost their lives while watching the first semifinal clash of the ongoing World ..

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Disgruntled MLAs approaching SC made things 'murky': Karnataka Speaker

Bengaluru: Ahead of his meeting with the disgruntled Congress and JD(S) MLAs, Karnataka Assembly Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar Thursday ..

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7-yr-old boy floats on water surface for 2 hrs to create world record

Kuzhithura: A seven-year-old boy lay on water surface for more than two hours to create a world record. S. P. Pratheesh floated on ..

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Decision on water tariff hike soon: K. Krishnankutty

Thiruvananthapuram: State Minister for Water Resources, K. Krishnankutty on Wednesday said that a decision regarding increasing the ..


Actress attack case hearing in new POCSO court

Kochi: The hearing of the actress attack case will take place at the newly opening special court here. The cabinet on Wednesday decided ..

Karnataka crisis

Karnataka slug fest peaks; rebels move SC, 2 more Congress MLAs quit

New Delhi/Bengaluru: Karnataka's political slug fest intensified on Wednesday, with the rebel Congress and JD(S) MLAs approaching ..

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10 Goa MLAs split from Congress to merge with BJP

Panaji: Ten Congress MLAs out of 15 have split from the Congress and are going to merge with the BJP later tonight, Congress MLA Isidore ..


Muslim village in Kerala that grows lotus for temples, supplied them for PM's function

Guruvayur: During early mornings and late evenings, Edakkulam village of Thirunavaya Grama panchayat in Malappuram district of Kerala ..

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80-yr-old Australian lady stays in Kerala to learn Malayalam

Kochi: When many Keralites prefer not to love their mother tongue, 80-year-old Australian citizen Catherine has blazed a trail by staying ..

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Raju Narayana Swamy defrauded as chairman of Coconut Development Board: Narendra Singh Tomar

New Delhi: Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said that Raju Narayana Swamy defrauded while working as the chairman of ..

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Expat industrialist suicide: Probe team records P. K. Shyamala’s statement

Kannur: The investigation team recorded the statement of Anthoor municipality chairperson P. K. Shyamala in connection with the suicide ..

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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 ..


Jasprit Bumrah no longer following Anupama Parameswaran on Twitter

Mumbai: Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah has unfollowed Malayali actor Anupama Parameswaran on his Twitter account. The move comes soon ..


Saravana Bhavan owner Rajagopal surrenders, sent to jail

Chennai/New Delhi: Saravana Bhavan restaurant chain owner P. Rajagopal, who has been convicted and sentenced to a life term in a murder ..

Karnataka Assembly Speaker K.R. Ramesh Kumar

Karnataka Speaker finds rebel MLAs' resignations 'faulty'

Bengaluru: Karnataka Assembly Speaker K.R. Ramesh Kumar on Tuesday declined to accept the resignations of all the 13 Congress and JD-S ..


Anthoor municipality grants work permit to Partha convention center

Kannur: Partha convention center in Anthoor has been granted work permit by the municipality. The work permit was granted with a condition ..

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M. M. Mani slams CPI for criticism over Nedumkandam custodial death

Thiruvananthapuram: State minister for electricity M. M. Mani said it would be better for CPM to join Congress and level allegations ..

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Kottakamboor land scam: Court rejects police report acquitting Joice George

Thodupuzha: Former MP Joice George faced a setback in the Kottakamboor land scam. The Thodupuzha court rejected the police report which ..

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German tourist missing in Kerala: Interpol issues yellow notice

Thiruvananthapuram: Even as Kerala Police is extensively searching to trace the German woman tourist who went missing from the state ..


Karnataka crisis rocks Rajya Sabha; House adjourned for day

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha Tuesday witnessed uproar over the Karnataka crisis with opposition Congress members storming the well of ..

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Turn handle to left to go right; Ride this Brain Cycle to get Rs 500 as reward

Thiruvananthapuram: If anyone dares to ride a bicycle of the cycle club of College of Engineering Trivandrum (CET) in Thiruvananthapuram, ..

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HC upholds order awarding compensation to man detained on suspicion of being Maoist

Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Monday upheld a single-bench order granting Rs 1-lakh compensation to a man who was illegally detained ..

 Shashi Tharoor

Defensive strokes, dropped catches, no balls in Budget: Shashi Tharoor

New Delhi: The Union Budget has "unnecessarily defensive strokes, dropped catches and quite a few no balls", Congress leader ..

Karnataka Congress

Karnataka crisis: Congress-JDS scramble to save govt as exodus continues

Bengaluru: Fighting hard to save one of its few state governments, Congress along with its ally JDS on Monday went on a fire-fighting ..


Nedumkandam custodial death: 2 more policemen arrested

Nedumkandam: Two more police officers have been arrested in connection with the custodial death of a man accused of financial fraud ..

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Karnataka witnessing BJP’s horse-trading: KC Venugopal

Bengaluru: K. C. Venugopal, AICC general secretary in charge of Karnataka, said the state was witnessing horse-trading by the BJP. ..


Sharp increase in electricity charges in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Electricity charges in Kerala have been increased sharply. The power tariff has been increased by 6.8 percent. ..


Karnataka crisis: Will not withdraw resignations, say MLAs camped in Mumbai

Bengaluru: Even as Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy went into a huddle with the coalition leaders RPT coalition leaders in ..


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 ..

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Eateries on NH breaking laws to serve unhygienic food at Haripad

Haripad: The number of roadside eateries on the national highway serving food under unhygienic conditions is on the rise. Despite complaints, ..


Karnataka crisis: Kumaraswamy in Bengaluru; BJP trying to safeguard its MLAs

Bengaluru: A day after the resignation of over a dozen ruling Congress-JD(S) MLAs rocked the ruling coalition in Karnataka and plunged ..


Stationary car starts, runs, catches fire by itself in Kakkanad

Kakkanad: In a bizarre incident, a car stationed inside the porch of a house at Unichira started and drove onto the road by itself ..


Keralite drown in swimming pool in Bahrain

Manama: A Kerala man drowned in a swimming pool at his residence in Bahrain on Friday. The deceased was identified as Ranjith Karayil ..

New Medical Colleges

Fee for self-financing medical colleges to be Rs 5.85 lakh to Rs 7.19 lakh

Thiruvananthapuram: Fees for entrance to self-financing medical colleges in Kerala for this year has been decided. The fees will be ..


Govt aims to provide international standard education: C. Raveendranath

Thottilpalam: State Education Minister Prof. C. Raveendranath said the government aims to provide international standard education ..

Anju Bobby George joins BJP

Anju Bobby George denies reports of joining BJP

Bengaluru: Ace athlete Anju Bobby George denied news reports stating that she had joined the BJP. Union Minister V Muraleedharan also ..


Union Budget ignored Kerala; CPM to observe July 9 as protest day

Thiruvananthapuram: The CPM will observe July 9 as a protest day against the Union Budget and anti-public policies of the union government ..

Teeka Ram Meena

EC sought legal advice in Vattiyoorkavu by-election case: Teeka Ram Meena

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Election Officer Teeka Ram Meena said the Election Commission sought legal advice in the Vattiyoorkavu by-election ..


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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Kollam woman wins Rs 22 crore in Abu Dhabi raffle

Abu Dhabi: A Keralite has won a jackpot of Rs 22 crore ($3.2 million) at the Big Ticket raffle in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) capital ..

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Scrap dealer wins Rs 60 lakh jackpot in Pathanamthitta

Pathanamthitta: Tamil Nadu native Subramaniam and wife Lakshmi never thought that they will get such a surprise from Kerala. Subramaniam ..


Union govt policy to reduce fuel consumption; Price hike won’t affect public: M.T. Ramesh

KochI: BJP state secretary M.T. Ramesh said the additional tax and cess imposed on petrol and diesel in the Union Budget will not affect ..

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Union Budget completely disappointing for Kerala: Thomas Isaac

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac said the Union Budget was completely disappointing for the state. “The ..

petrol price hike

Petrol price to rise by Rs 2.5, diesel by Rs 2.3 after FM raises tax

New Delhi: Petrol price will be hiked by over Rs 2.5 per litre and diesel by more than Rs 2.3 after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman ..

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Pinarayi Vijayan flays Union Budget

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan Friday slammed the Union budget, saying the Centre did not heed the State's ..

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Congress slams budget as 'old wine in a new bottle'

New Delhi: Describing the Union Budget as "insipid" and "old wine in a new bottle", the Congress on Friday alleged ..

Kannur Central Jail

K. P. Raveendran murder: 9 RSS-BJP activists found guilty

Kannur: The court has found 9 RSS-BJP activists guilty in the murder of CPM activist K. P. Raveendran at the Kannur central prison ..

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Try this lip-smacking papaya pickle recipe

Pickles offer a great chance to experiment with varieties of ingredients. Here is an easy pickle recipe that uses the healthy papaya ..


Blueprint for national gas grid, water grid will be unveiled: FM

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Friday said a blueprint for a national gas grid, water grid, information-ways and airports ..

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Binoy Kodiyeri presents himself before Mumbai police

Mumbai: Binoy Kodiyeri presented himself before the police after securing anticipatory bail in connection with the rape and sexual ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

Govt committed to resolving Orthodox-Jacobite Church feud: Pinarayi Vijayan

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday informed the Kerala Assembly that his government was committed to implementing ..


10 per cent hike in power tariff; No load shedding till July 15: KSEB

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) chairman N. S. Pillai said load shedding will not be there in the state till ..


Drug dealer escapes police during evidence collection

Thiruvananthapuram: A man arrested in connection with the seizure of hashish oil worth Rs 20 crore has escaped from police custody ..

Cardinal Mar George Alencherry

Syro-Malabar Church to convene emergency synod on Friday

Kochi: An emergency synod of the Syro-Malabar Church, presided over by Cardinal George Alencherry, will take place on Friday. The ..


Learn Malayalam with Elikutty: US woman’s creative move to learn Malayalam

Kochi: Elikutty aka Elizabeth Mary Kate will be a surprise for all. She writes Malayalam in beautiful handwriting as an experienced ..

Ramya Haridas

Speaker mispronounces Ramya as ‘Ramaiyya’; House laughs first, then applauds - Watch video

New Delhi: During the zero hour of the Lok Sabha session, a slip of tongue made by the Speaker led to some funny moments in the House ..

Dr Ambujakshan who went missing on June 30 returns home

Dr Ambujakshan who went missing on June 30 returns home

Kozhikode: Kozhikode’s famous doctor Dr Ambujakshan who went missing from his home on June 30 returned on Wednesday morning ..

Vijay Mallya

Mallya gets reprieve from UK HC, can appeal extradition ruling

London: The UK High Court on Tuesday allowed Indian business tycoon Vijay Mallya, charged with fraud and money-laundering back home, ..


Maharashtra rain fury claims 27 lives; 18 die in Mumbai wall collapse

Mumbai: Rain fury claimed 27 lives in Maharashtra, including 18 in a wall collapse in Mumbai, while the authorities declared a holiday ..

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Rejuvenation therapy season begins; Elephants to feast on special foods

Guruvayur: Jumbos in elephant camp which take palm laves and plantain stems all the time can now taste special menu of food for a month ..


Forest officials begin probe on viral video of tiger chasing a biker

Pullpally: A probe by the forest department to check the authenticity of the video clipping of a tiger chasing a bike traveller on ..


Only emergency services to remain functional in Mumbai due to heavy rain: State Govt

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government on Tuesday said that only emergency services will remain functional in Mumbai due to the incessant ..

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12 killed in Mumbai wall collapse: Public holiday declared due to heavy downpour

Mumbai: At least 12 people were killed and six others injured after a compound wall collapsed on Tuesday due to heavy rains in Malad ..

Kerala ropes in Cisco to build smart farming ecosystem

Kerala ropes in Cisco to build smart farming ecosystem

Kochi: Networking giant Cisco on Monday said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Kerala State IT Mission (KSITM) ..

 Emirates Launches World's Shortest Flight On An Airbus A380

Emirates launches world's shortest flight on an Airbus A380

Abu Dhabi: The UAE-based Emirates airline on Monday launched the world's shortest A380 flight between Dubai and Muscat. "The ..


Dismissal of empanelled drivers: 346 KSRTC services cancelled in 2 days

Kozhikode: The Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) failed to operate 346 services on Sunday and Monday following the dismissal ..

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4 bikes parked at home set ablaze in 6 months; youth in custody

Kayamkulam: The police on Monday took a youth into custody after four bikes parked on the car porch of a house were set ablaze during ..

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West Indies opt to field against Sri Lanka

Chester-le-Street: West Indies skipper Jason Holder on Monday won the toss and elected to bowl in their World Cup fixture against Sri ..

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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. ..


Govt says Panchalimedu is revenue land; devaswom board says temple was there

Kochi: The temple and cross in Panchalimedu is located on revenue land, the government said in the High Court on Monday. When the ..


CM’s assurance in custodial death case is worthless: Ramesh Chennithala

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that no police officer will remain in service if found guilty in the Peerumedu ..


Salary hike for college lecturers from 2016 retrospective

Thiruvananthapuram: The government has issued an order increasing the salary of college lecturers in the state as recommended by the ..


What is Kumbamkachi? Read to know about its roots

Today’s youth, at least some of them, are passionate about cooking and dreams to have a restaurant of their own. Similar is the ..


Non-subsidised LPG cylinders to be cheaper by Rs 100 from Monday

The price of non-subsidised LPG Sunday was cut by over Rs 100 per cylinder on the back of softening international rates, Indian Oil ..

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Edgbaston turns blue as ICC delivers 'One Day for Children' campaign

Birmingham: Edgbaston turned blue on Sunday as the ICC Cricket for Good, in partnership with UNICEF, delivered the pinnacle event of ..


Dr Ambujakshan reported missing from Kozhikode

Kozhikode: A noted senior doctor was reported missing from his house since on Sunday afternoon. Dr Ambujakshan (83) was reported missing ..

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Malayalis among 150 Indians trapped in Kazakhstan oil and gas project site

New Delhi: Over 150 Indians including Malayalis got trapped after a brawl broke out between a large group of foreign and local employees ..


Woman forest official assaulted in Telangana, TRS MLA's brother held

Hyderabad: A Telangana woman forest department official was injured Sunday when she was attacked by some people, allegedly led by the ..


Resigned members of A.M.M.A can follow procedure to come back: Mohanlal

KochI: Association of Malayalam Movie Artists (A.M.M.A) president Mohanlal said that a decision on making amendments to the rules of ..

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Ramya Haridas MP turns farmer; plants paddy saplings, drives tractor

Kozhikode: Alathur MP Ramya Haridas on Sunday took to her Facebook page to share pictures and videos of herself taking to the paddy ..


Dismissal of temporary drivers likely to hit KSRTC services

Thiruvananthapuram: The dismissal of temporary drivers (empanelled employees) by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) is ..

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KSDMA issues rough sea warning, rain alert in districts

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Disaster Management Authority (KSDMA) has issued an alert cautioning the public about rough seas ..


On song BJP, rudderless Congress and lone voice of dissent in Parliament

New Delhi: The headless Congress appears rudderless in the Lok Sabha as the only voice from the opposition benches to go viral so far ..


C. K. Nanu new state president of Janata Dal (Secular)

Thiruvananthapuram: C. K. Nanu MLA has been elected as the state president of Janata Dal (Secular). The decision was announced by party ..

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UAE embassy attestation through Norka-Roots

Thiruvananthapuram: The UAE embassy attestation of trade certificates will be held through Norka-Roots from July 1. The facility can ..