Restrictions intensified in Kozhikode; police to collect fine instantly

Kozhikode: As the number of COVID-19 patients who contracted the disease through ..

Strict action against those violating lockdown in Thiruvananthapuram: DGP
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Engagement held with groom in Qatar, bride in Thrissur; virtual shoot stuns all
124 hotspots in Kerala; strict vigil in Ponnani: Chief Minister
Agriculture Success Story

Youth makes kitchen garden in lockdown; proves experiments give better results

Pathanamthitta: A young farmer used his leisure time for farming and proved that agricultural experiments can give better results. ..

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3 weddings on single day; Chinnar turns wedding hotspot

Idukki: Chinnar in Idukki district is a hotspot for both Kerala and Tamil Nadu as far as inter-state weddings are concerned. Since ..


Liquor shops in state allowed to open on this Sunday

Thiruvananthapuram: The liquor shops in the state including bars, Bevco outlets and toddy shops will be functioning on Sunday. This ..


No Sunday lockdown in Kerala on June 21

Thiruvananthapuram: There will be no total lockdown in Kerala on Sunday (June 21), the state government has informed. However, the ..


Guruvayur temple deserted again

Guruvayur: As Guruvayur temple was closed again, the premises looks deserted again. Not many devotees come to visit the temple from ..

Preethi Santhosh

Surviving the virus; shuttered hostels transform into veggie outlets

A little distance away from the planetarium on Jaffer Khan Colony Road, a nondescript board bears the legend “Waya‘naadans’” ..


Sundays' total lockdown eased in state; relaxations for places of worship, exams

Thiruvananthapuram: Government has announced easing of the total lockdown status on Sunday. Relaxations will be applicable for places ..

Job loss

22% workers lost jobs amid lockdown in northern states: Survey

Chandigarh: Researchers have found that 22 per cent workers lost their jobs and 31 per cent faced partial unemployment amid the lockdown ..


School teacher supplies 2 lakh masks for free during lockdown

Kollam: The COVID lockdown did not give a moment to rest for Kureepuzha Francis as he was busy waking up at 5.30 am every day and supplying ..

Randy Juan Muller

Footballer stuck at airport for 74 days, shifted to hotel

Mumbai: The Mumbai airport became home for a 23-year-old Ghanaian footballer for 74 days after he got stranded there due to the coronavirus-induced ..

Private bus service

No passengers; private buses plan to stop service due to loss

Mavelikkara (Alappuzha): Private buses that began service here are planning to end soon due to low number of passengers. The buses ..


Keralite commits suicide in Chennai after cancelling return trip to home

Chennai: "My death is a protest of an expat. People have an assumption that all Malayalis returning to Kerala from outside carry ..


No shortage of food grains; Centre, state continue to supply

Alappuzha: People need not be worried about food shortage during COVID-19 as both the central and state governments are competing to ..


Only few takers for KSRTC inter-district bus services

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) faced huge loss even on the first day of starting inter-district ..


Salary cut, firing staff will affect mental strength of staff, Kerala states in SC

New Delhi: Kerala has stated in a report submitted in the supreme court that the moves by public and private sector companies to curb ..


Strict restrictions in containment zones; passes for regular workers coming from other states

Thiruvananthapuram: State Police Chief Loknath Behera stated that no one other than those who work in health, food distribution and ..


Migrant workers protest in Kollam demanding train to go home

Kollam: A group of migrant labourers staged a protest in Kollam demanding train to return to their native places. The protest was conducted ..

Kadakampally Surendran

Registration for inter-state travel likely to continue, hints Kadakampally Surendran

Thiruvananthapuram: Minister Kadakampally Surendran hinted that registration may continue for inter-state travel as the COVID lockdown ..


KSRTC resumes intra-district bus services from today

Thiruvananthapuram: KSRTC bus service which was stopped due to COVID-19 outbreak resumed on Wednesday morning. KSRTC started services ..


App for virtual queue yet to be ready; liquor sale delayed

Thiruvananthapuram: Though it has been decided to open liquor shops as part of lockdown relaxations, liquor sale will be delayed as ..

Ithihas bus staff packing mango

Private bus staff start online mango sales to survive during lockdown in Palakkad

Palakkad: During the COVID lockdown, staff of a private bus that is parked on the roadside sell upto 350 kilograms of mangoes via online ..

India Lock Down

MHA says states can't dilute Lockdown 4.0 guidelines

New Delhi: The home ministry has said no state or Union Territory will dilute the guidelines issued for the nationwide lockdown that ..


Decision to conduct wedding ceremonies at Guruvayur temple withdrawn

Guruvayur: The decision to allow devotees to conduct wedding ceremonies at Guruvayur Sree Krishna Temple has been withdrawn, stated ..

bevarages supermarket in kerala

Liquor shops to open on Wednesday; only haircut allowed, no shaving in barber shops

Thriuvananthapuram: The guidelines for fourth phase of lockdown in Kerala has been finalized. The decisions were taken at the assessment ..


Public transport to be restored only after assessing situation in state: Transport Minister

Thiruvananthapuram: Transport minister A K Saseendran stated that the travel exemptions allowed by the central government as part of ..

Vinay meets Binu

Vinay is all excited as life takes new turn, gets call from Mohanlal

Kochi: Vinay came riding his bicycle to meet Binu Pazhayidath, a senior civil police officer at Nedumbassery police station, who changed ..


School admission procedures postponed as lockdown extended

Thiruvananthapuram: As the COVID lockdown was extended further, the admission procedures in government schools which was scheduled ..

India Lock Down

Lockdown extension: MHA issues new guidelines for 4th phase

New Delhi: As the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Sunday extended the lockdown till May 31, air travel, metro rail services, restaurants, ..


Lockdown likely to be extended till May 31

New Delhi: The nationwide lockdown, that was implemented to prevent the outbreak of COVID-19, is likely to be extended till May 31 ..

Prinna Shiju returning to work

Health worker who came from Saudi spends entire vacation in home-quarantine; returns to work now

Thalayolaprambu (Kottayam): When numerous people are violating quarantine protocol risking everyone's health, a health worker here ..

Sudheer karamana farming during lock down teacher actor Movies

Actor Sudheer Karamana turns a farmer amid lockdown

Thiruvananthapuram: Actor Sudheer Karamana has proved that he is a good farmer apart from being an actor and teacher. As shooting is ..


Bus service for govt staff; ticket charge to be doubled, says transport minister

Thiruvananthapuram: Transport minister A K Saseendran stated that double the amount of normal ticket rate will be charged for the bus ..

Saritha Teacher at her farm

Online farming lessons by Hindi teacher becomes a hit among students during lockdown

Kakkanad (Ernakulam): As the students are sitting idle at their homes during lockdown, Saritha Teacher decided to give them some farming ..


Toddy shops to reopen from Wednesday

Thiruvananthapuram: Toddy shops in the state will reopen from Wednesday onwards as the lockdown norms are relaxed partially. There ..

Sreedharan's ash gourd field

Mathrubhumi impact: Ministers intervene, Horticorp to procure Sreedharan's ash gourd

Vidyanagar (Kasaragod): Farmer Sreedharan's ash gourd will be procured by Horticorp under the agriculture department. The ash gourd ..

Coconut shell figures

Giving break to security job, Gopalan makes coconut shell figures in lockdown

Arikkulam (Kozhikode): If Karayad native Gopalan gets coconut shells, he do not waste it but makes beautiful handicraft items from ..

Metropolitan Thomas Mar Timotheos taking care of vegetable plants

Metropolitan starts farming during lockdown; now all set for harvest

Kottayam: The Metropolitan engaged in farming during the COVID lockdown period and is now all set to harvest the vegetables. Episcopal ..

T Nasarudheen

Shop opened in SM Street without permission; police charge case against 5 including Nasarudheen

Kozhikode: Police charged case against five persons including Kerala Vyaparai Vyvasayi Ekopana Samithi (KVVES) state president T Nasarudheen ..

Liquor shop

States should consider home delivery of liquor: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court rejected a petition seeking withdrawal of the decision to reopen liquor shops during the COVID-19 lockdown ..

Couple planting tree

Couple enters wedlock by planting saplings, gifting vegetable seeds to guests

Palakkad: Giving focus to nature conservation during the pandemic times, a young couple tied the knot by planting a tree sapling. Kailas, ..

Joy Mathew at Mathrubhumi Book stall

Joy Mathew steps out of house to buy books after a COVID break

Kozhikode: After spending 58 days of COVID lockdown at his home, actor-director Joy Mathew first stepped out of house to visit Mathrubhumi ..

migrant labour protest

Migrant workers organise protest in Payyannur, Koothattukulam

Payyannur (Kannur): A group of migrant workers staged a protest at Payyannur in Kannur and Koothattukulam in Ernakulam demanding return ..

Mask distribution

This hotel will serve masks for people during COVID times

Kadungalloor (Ernakulam): Writer Sreeman Narayanan will not be serving food to customers at his hotel 'Dwaraka' at Muppathadam ..

Air India Express

Return of expats: Doha-Kochi flight on Thursday rescheduled to Saturday

New Delhi: The Doha-Kochi flight scheduled for Thursday to repatriate Non Resident Keralites (NRK) stranded in Qatar has been postponed ..