Government to amend administrative record 'Rules of Business'

Thiruvananthapuram: State government has decided to make reforms to the rules of ..

Jacob Thomas reinstated
Jacob Thomas reinstated as Metal Industries MD
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Govt withdraws from move to divide village panchayats
Govt employees to get benefits on retirement day itself

Govt to expropriate excess land possessed by film celebrities

Edappal: The Kerala government has begun procedures to expropriate excess area of land under the possession of celebrities including ..

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App to assess property loss in flood shows error data; Govt in dilemma

Haripad: When the state government used the ‘Rebuild Kerala’ application for the census of the houses and other properties ..

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Minister counts 2200 potholes on AC road; Exe. engineer suspended

Alappuzha: PWD minister G. Sudhakaran suspended an executive engineer for failure in maintenance of Changanassery KSTP Road. The minister ..

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IVFRT project being implemented in mission mode: Rajnath Singh

Kochi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday the government was implementing the Immigration Visa Foreigners' Registration ..


Govt offices to follow Green Protocol starting June 5

Thiruvananthapuram: Every government office should follow the Green Protocol starting from June 5, the World Environment Day, stated ..

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Biometric punching to be set up in all Govt offices from October

Thiruvananthapuram: From October onwards, biometric attendance system will be implemented in all government offices in the state. Chief ..


Power consumption rising; Govt taking efforts to avoid power cuts

Kottayam: The daily power consumption of the state is increasing day by day. The highest power consumption of the year was recorded ..


Govt to recover Rs 6021 cr from departments

Thiruvananthapuram: The finance department has ordered to recover Rs 6021 crore kept in the special treasury accounts in various government ..


Kerala Police to step up security cover for senior citizens

Thrissur: Senior citizens who are living alone and are affected with age-related problems will get assistance of police from now on ..


Wayanad to have tunnel road soon

Thamarassery: After Kuthiran project, Kerala will have another tunnel road in Wayanad. According to the proposed project, the tunnel ..

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Time to move towards merit-based immigration: Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump today urged the Congress to pass a legislation that promotes merit-based immigration, a move ..

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Public is the 'king' at Pookkottukavu Panchayat

Palakkad: For every democratic system, Pookkottukavu panchayat in Ottapalam taluk is a role model. Neither officials nor politicians ..

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New chief secretary assumes office

Thiruvananthapuram: Paul Antony took charge as the new Chief Secretary of Kerala on Sunday. He assumed charge from the outgoing chief ..


I-T department seizes benami properties in five places

Kochi: Initiating stringent action against benami land deals, the Income Tax department has recovered benami lands in five places in ..


Erumeli drinking water project launch today

Erumeli: The most awaited drinking water project at Erumeli has completed its trial run after the struggle of the officials for a long ..


Newborn babies to get Aadhaar on birthday

Thodupuzha: Assuring Aadhaar number to all, Idukki district has launched an Aadhaar enrolment programme where newborn babies can get ..

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ABC Programme to control stray dog menace at Thodupuzha

Thodpupuzha: Aiming to check stray dog menace, Thodupuzha municipality has started Animal Birth Control (ABC) programme. In the first ..


Govt to reconstruct Alappuzha city

Alappuzha: The state government will implement a comprehensive renovation project to reconstruct Alappuzha, the first planned city ..


Kerala Govt redesigns official website with new features

Kochi: The state government has successfully redesigned the official website by assuring e-governance services under one roof. People ..


Kudumbashree to launch ‘Caregiver' project for elderly

Alappuzha: Kudumbashree has decided to launch a new project called ‘Care Giver Senior Citizens’ to assist elderly people ..


SC seeks Centre's reply on pleas challenging Aadhaar Act

New Delhi:The Supreme Court today sought the government's response on four petitions challenging the constitutional validity of ..


Aadhaar-verified passengers can now book 12 rly tickets a month online

New Delhi: Indian Railways has increased the monthly cap on tickets booked on the ICRTC portal from six to 12 for Aadhaar-verified ..

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Govt to protect centuries-old Pazhassi Kovilakam

Thiruvananthapuram: The century-old 'Pazhassi Kovilakam' in Kannur district, the heritage mansion where the descendants of ..

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Shanghumugham South Palace soon to be Arts and Historic Gallery

Thiruvananthapuram: Shanghumugham South Palace will be turned into an art museum reflecting the cultural heritage of the city. Named ..


SC to set up Constitution bench to hear pleas against Aadhaar

New Delhi: A constitution bench would be set up to hear a clutch of petitions challenging the Centre's decision to make Aadhaar ..


Bharatmala project to increase national corridors to 50: Gadkari

New Delhi: The Centre's Bharatmala Paroyojana will increase the number of national corridors from six to 50, double freight on ..


Finally, people unite to repair road at Mudakuzha in Ernakulam district

Kuruppampady: When the authorities keep neglecting the damaged roads in Kuruppampady-Panamkuzhi stretch, the public came forward to ..


Can't give bar license to 2-star hotels, Govt tells HC

Kochi: The state government has informed the Kerala High Court that bar license cannot be granted to two-star hotels. The liquor ..


Transfer of Rajamanickam a blow to KSRTC

Thiruvananthapuram: Removal of M G Rajamanickam as the KSRTC Managing Director will adversely affect the ongoing efforts to save ..


PM launches 'Intensified Mission Indradhanush'

Vadnagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched an intensive immunisation drive from Gujarat's Vadnagar, saying no child ..


CM hails Army's plan to induct women in military police

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today hailed the Indian Army's plan to induct women personnel in the ..

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Don't commercialise education: President to teachers

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind today asked teachers not to commercialise education, noting that there would be no difference ..

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Welfare pension disbursal to be over by Aug 29, says CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today said distribution of welfare pension to the tune of Rs.3100 crore ..


Centre to give subsidy to cultivate medicinal plants

New Delhi: Farmers throughout the country are getting financial assistance by the AYUSH Ministry to encourage cultivation of herbs ..


Deficient rainfall: Kerala govt to focus on water conservation

Thiruvananthapuram: With the monsoon rains failing in Kerala and recording a shortfall of 28 per cent so far, Chief Minister Pinarayi ..


Muslims are safe in India, Naidu dubs Ansari's Muslim insecurity remark

New Delhi: On the eve of taking over as Vice President, M Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday outgoing Vice President Hamid Ansari's ..

Arun Jaitely

Parliament passes bill on action against loan defaulters

New Delhi:The Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2017, which will enable the government to empower ..

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Members should uphold ideals of House, urges Ansari in farewell speech

New Delhi: Vice President Hamid Ansari on Thursday in his farewell speech reminded the Rajya Sabha of former President and eminent ..

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Centre launches new video of national anthem in sign language

New Delhi: Union Minister Mahendra Nath Pandey today launched a new video of the National Anthem in sign language and said the government ..

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CAG report: Jacob Thomas says previous LDF govt answerable

Thiruvananthapuram: Responding to the CAG report finding irregularities in construction of buildings during his tenure as Ports director, ..


Aadhaar not mandatory for registering deaths, govt clarifies

New Delhi: The government said late on Friday that use of Aadhaar number for registration of death of an individual is not mandatory ..

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We told India in advance about road building: China

Beijing: China on Wednesday said it had informed India in advance about its road building activity in Doklam on the border and reiterated ..

Ravi Shankar Prasad

Cyber-attacks on India minimum, but govt alert: IT minister

New Delhi: Cyber-attacks on India is "minimum", but the government has taken a number of steps for protection of the Indian ..

Nitin Gadkari

Govt plans Rs 1,000 crore funds for setting up bus terminals

Mumbai: The Union road transport ministry is ready to offer viability gap funding to the tune of Rs 1,000 crore to its state counterparts ..