Low pressure: Rain intensifies again in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: The meteorological department has predicted heavy rain in some ..

African forest fires in spotlight after Amazon outcry
Landslide: 200 families all set to relocate permanently from disaster-prone areas
paddy fields
Farmers in Kerala struggle to overcome losses after flood havoc
Raghavan Achari in tin shed

1 yr since house destroyed in floods; Septuagenarian’s dream of new house caught in red tape

Aranmula (Pathanamthitta): Even after one year of the 2018 flood, Raghavan Achari of Karakarayil is still unable to rebuild his house ..


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 ..


Heavy rain predicted in north Kerala on Thursday

Thiruvananthapuram: The meteorological centre has predicted heavy rain in Kozhikode, Kannur and Malappuram districts on Thursday. ..


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 ..

CM visit Meppadi relief camp

We shall overcome all difficulties and hardships together: CM

Meppadi: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan visited the worst affected districts of Malappuram and Wayanad from where 41 deaths have been ..


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 ..


Crocodile spotted on house roof in flood-hit Belgaum

Belgaum: Creating panic among the villagers, a crocodile was spotted on the roof of a house in flood-affected Raybag taluk here. The ..

Amit Shah aerial survey

Amit Shah 'deliberately' skipped flood hit Kerala, chose BJP-ruled states for aerial survey: CPM

New Delhi: The CPI(M) politburo on Monday claimed that Home Minister Amit Shah "deliberately skipped" the aerial survey of ..

rahul gandhi

Rahul Gandhi appeals to people to donate relief material for flood victims in Kerala

Wayanad: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday appealed to the people to provide relief materials to those hit by the devastating ..

Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor gets trolled by Twitterati for sharing his 'Shakespeare look' amid flood

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has been subjected to severe criticism and trolls for an untimely tweet he put up during the rain havoc ..

Keralathinoru kaithangu

Let’s join hands to support Kerala once again…

Even before Kerala overcame the deluge that devastated the state last year, another tragedy has hit the people. As we could successfully ..


2018 Kerala floods signalled ecological devastation of Western Ghats, says new book

New Delhi: The floods that devastated large parts of Kerala in 2018 were not an isolated, freak phenomenon; rather they signalled something ..

Kasinathan baby boy from flood relief camp Kerala Flood 2019 Kochi heavy rain

Little Kashinath back in same camp this year

Kochi: Kashinath showed a laminated paper cutting of Mathrubhumi newspaper published on August 25, 2018 and said, ‘This is little ..


“Thank God for saving our life! All else can be rebuilt,” says landslide survivors

Kattappana (Idukki): The natives of Mulakaramedu are relieved to have a narrow escape from the landslide. The mishap took away three ..

Meppadi Puthumala landslide spot

Rain recedes in Kerala; red alert in three districts

Kozhikode: The heavy rain lashing Kerala will recede by Sunday, says reports. The rain has been getting feeble in many areas including ..


200 people trapped in Vaniyampuzha; Army set out for rescue mission

Malappuram: The army has set out to rescue 200 persons trapped in Vaniyampuzha near Munderi in Nilambur here. The team comprises of ..


Kavalappara landslide: People hesitated to move to camps even after warning; ended up in mishap

Nilambur: When the people of Kavalappara here hesitated to move to the relief camps after a warning was issued, it ended up in a huge ..

Kerala flood

Rain pours like cloudburst; meteorological experts say rain likely to abate

Kochi: The studies regarding the monsoon in Kerala had showed that the decline in rainfall is mostly experienced in Wayanad. The experts ..

heavy rain

10 trains fully cancelled, 8 trains conducts service partially due to waterlogging

Shoranur: Due to water logging and mud slip, 10 trains have been fully cancelled and 8 trains partially cancelled. Railway authorities ..

heavy rain

New depression to be formed, heavy rain to continue, red alert in 7 districts

Thiruvananthapuram: Heavy rain alert has been issued in Kerala. Red alert will continue in Ernakulam, Idukki, Palakkad, Malappuram, ..

Kerala flood

State experiences one month's rain within 3 days: Experts

Thiruvananthapuram: Experts said that the rains that should be received in a month has already poured down in Kerala within three days ..

Dulquer Salmaan flood awareness post about animal rescue Kerala Flood 2019 heavy rain

Actor Dulquer Salmaan requests people to save pets with them during flood

The heavy rain that lashed Kerala has caused flood in many places. People are running for lives all over the state. Amid this, actor ..

Thamarassery Churam

Traffic banned through Thamarassery ghat road

Kozhikode: District collector informed that traffic has been restricted through Thamarassery ghat road. The collector also made it ..


Rail traffic via Alappuzha temporarily stopped

Alappuzha: Due to frequent occurrences of trees falling on railway tracks, the rail traffic via Alappuzha has been temporarily stopped ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

Heavy downpour to continue; landslide, mud slip likely to occur

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the state is experiencing extremely heavy rain. The water in rivers ..


Traffic disrupted in Kozhikode-Mysuru NH; 13 buses, 200 passengers stranded

Kozhikode: Traffic has been disrupted in national highway at Ponkuzhi in Muthanga due to heavy rain and water logging. Thirteen KSRTC ..


Landslide in Nilambur: Many people feared trapped

Nilambur: In the heavy rain and flood havoc, Nilambur of Malappuram district has been isolated. Many areas in Nilambur that shares ..

Relief camps

‘We ran for life with kids’, survivors of Puthumala landslide remain in shock

Kalpetta: “We were running for life carrying our children. Many people who were with us are missing,” women who escaped ..

heavy rain

2 dead, 2 missing in landslide in Vadakara; Centre warns of flood in state

Thiruvananthapuram: A landslide was reported from Vilangad in Vadakara in the early morning on Friday morning. Body of two persons ..

nedumbassery airport

Heavy rain: Cochin airport to remain closed till Sunday evening

Nedumbassery: Flight operations at the Cochin International Airport (CIAL) here have been suspended till Sunday evening as floodwaters ..


Red alert in 4 districts; state seeks help of NDRF

Kozhikode: Following the heavy downpour, a red alert has been sounded in four districts of Malappuram, Kozhikode, Wayanad and Idukki ..


Landslide, flood, more rains reported in Kannur, Idukki districts

Kozhikode: Landslides have been reported from various places of northern Kerala after the rain intensified. Following flash flooding, ..


Heavy rain intensifies; many people relocated; traffic disrupted; relief camps opened

Kozhikode: Heavy rain and wind continues to lash different parts of the state. The hillside regions in the northern districts are under ..


Holiday for all educational institutions in 7 districts today

Kozhikode: Following heavy rain, district collectors of Kasaragod, Kannur, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Malappuram, Idukki and Kottayam announced ..


IMD forecasts heavy rain in Kerala till Friday

Thiruvananthapuram: The Indian Meteorological Department has forecast heavy to extremely heavy rain in Kerala accompanied with gusty ..

Mumbai rain

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 ..

Mumbai rain

Train services hit, 400 rescued by boats as rains pound Mumbai

Mumbai: Mumbai and the coastal Konkan region continued to experience heavy rains on Sunday with the Central Railway services hit on ..


Depression: Heavy rain likely in state till Aug 8

Thiruvananthapuram: Monsoon is intensifying in Kerala as depression was formed in the Bay of Bengal. Heavy rain is likely to occur ..


Load shedding likely to start from Aug 16 in case of insufficient rainfall

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has informed that load shedding will be implemented from August 16 in ..


30 percent less rain in Kerala, northern districts receive normal rainfall

Kozhikode: With the second spell of south west monsoon, the weathermen recorded 30 percent rainfall deficiency in Kerala compared to ..

Train stuck in Thane

Mahalaxmi Exp stuck in Thane with 700 passengers after heavy rains, NDRF called in

Mumbai/Thane: There was no respite from incessant rains in Mumbai which affected the rail services on Saturday, with long-distance ..


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 ..


Heavy rain wreaks havoc; death toll rises to 8 in state within 3 days

Thiruvananthapuram: As the south-west monsoon strengthened, heavy rain is continuing to wreak havoc across the state. A total of 8 ..


Monday holiday for educational institutions in Kannur and Kottayam

Kannur/Pathanamthitta/Kottayam: Collector announced a holiday for all educational institutions including professional collages in Kannur ..