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Kottayam records highest temperature in India

Kottayam: With the mercury levels on the rise, Kottayam recorded the highest-ever ..

Temperature to shoot up in 6 districts on Tuesday
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Hot days ahead for Kerala this time; temperature rises by 3 degrees
Cyclone Bulbul set to intensify; Heavy rains expected in Kerala for 2 days
Boats damaged in high tides

Rain intensifies in state; boats damaged, families shifted

Thiruvananthapuram: Soon after the depression formed in the Arabian Sea turned into Cyclone Maha, heavy rainfall began to lash Kerala ..


'Maha' cyclone forms in Arabian Sea; Orange alert in four districts

Thiruvananthapuram: An orange alert was issued on Wednesday for four districts in Kerala by the Met department following formation ..


Holiday for schools in 4 taluks of Ernakulam, Thrissur; MG University exams postponed

Kozhikode: Owing to the warnings issued by India Meteorological Department and Kerala State Disaster Management Authority on adverse ..


Depression intensifies; Fishermen directed to return from sea

Thiruvananthapuram: The depression area formed in south west of the Bay of Bengal close to the south Sri Lanka coast is likely to intensify ..


Depression likely in Arabian sea; State on alert

Thiruvananthapuram: The state is on alert after the meteorological department warned of a depression in the Arabian Sea between Kerala ..

Heavy rain

Extremely heavy rain likely in state; Red alert in 7 districts on Monday

Thiruvananthapuram: Extremely heavy rain is predicted in the state. The meteorological centre has issued red alert in seven districts ..

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Heavy rain: All passenger trains in TVM division cancelled

Thiruvananthapuram: All passenger trains coming under Thiruvananthapuram Division were cancelled due to unabated rain. Landslip occurred ..

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Rain to intensify by noon due to low pressure; Chief Secretary calls meeting

Thiruvananthapuram: Intense downpour is likely in the afternoon in the districts where bypoll is being held, said Disaster Management ..

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Rains continue unabated in south, central Kerala; Polling progressing at slow pace

Kochi: Heavy rain continued to lash south and central Kerala since Monday morning. Downpour in the districts from Thiruvananthapuram ..

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Rain likely to affect polling; Situation being monitored, says Teeka Ram Meena

Kochi: State Chief Electoral Officer Teeka Ram Meena said they are observing the situation in Ernakulam as heavy rain continues unabated ..


Northeast monsoon intensifies; Yellow alert in all districts on Saturday

Thiruvananthapuram: The meteorological centre has predicted isolated heavy rain in the state as northeast monsoon intensified. A yellow ..


Rain with lightning strike predicted; yellow alert in 9 districts

Thiruvananthapuram: The meteorological department has predicted heavy rain with lightning strike for five days in Kerala. An yellow ..


Rainfall with lightning strikes likely in Kerala for 5 days

Thiruvananthapuram: The meteorological centre has warned of heavy rains and lightning strikes in the state in the coming five days ..


Northeast monsoon to arrive in Kerala only by mid-Oct

Kochi: Scientists stated that the rain accompanied by lightning strike experienced across the state is part of the southwest monsoon ..


Heavy rain to lash Kerala till Thursday

Thiruvananthapuram: The Indian Meteorological Department has forecast heavy rain in various districts of Kerala till Friday. It is ..

Kerala Sholayar dam

Parambikulam, Sholayar dams reaching maximum capacity, orange alert issued

Thrissur: As Parambikulam, Upper Sholayar and Lower Sholayar dams are reaching their maximum storage capacity, Peringalkuthu dam and ..


Low pressure: Rain intensifies again in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: The meteorological department has predicted heavy rain in some districts in Kerala as a depression has been formed ..


African forest fires in spotlight after Amazon outcry

Kinshasa: In NASA satellite images, forest fires in central Africa appear to burn alarmingly like a red chain from Gabon to Angola ..


Landslide: 200 families all set to relocate permanently from disaster-prone areas

Thiruvananthapuram: About 200 families are planning to permanently relocate from the places where landslides occurred in the state ..

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Farmers in Kerala struggle to overcome losses after flood havoc

Mankulam (Idukki): The first day of the Malayalam month of ‘Chingam’ is observed as the farmers’ day in Kerala. But ..


Normalcy returns to flood-hit Kerala; toll touches 104

Thiruvananthapuram: With abatement of rains, sun brought some respite to flood-hit Kerala on Thursday as water receded in many low-lying ..

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Rain recedes in Kerala; Yellow alert in 3 districts on Friday

Thiruvananthapuram: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that rain is receding in Kerala. The rainfall in the state ..

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 ..

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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 ..

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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 ..