Omicron: Canada bans travel from Egypt, Nigeria, Malawi

Ottawa: Amid the growing concerns over the Omicron variant of COVID-19, Canada has ..

Kerala reports 8,553 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday
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Schools can't be reopened now; auditoriums can open, says CM
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COVID Brigade to be improved; patients with mild symptoms to be treated at CFLTC

2,154 new COVID cases reported in Kerala on Sunday; 1,962 through contact

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Sunday reported 2,154 new COVID-19 cases, informed the office of Health Minister K K Shailaja. Among ..


Kerala reports 2,476 new COVID cases on Wednesday; 2,243 through contact

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Wednesday reported 2,476 new COVID-19 cases, informed the office of Health Minister K K Shailaja. This ..

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Majority of high risk COVID patients recover in Kerala

Kochi: The health department is collecting details about the COVID-19 patients in high risk category who recovered from the disease ..


2 more COVID deaths reported from Pathanamthitta, TVM

Thiruvananthapuram: Two more deaths due to COVID-19 were reported in the state. The deceased are Pathanamthitta Thiruvalla native Mathew ..

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DGP Loknath Behera enters self-quarantine

Thiruvananthapuram: State Police Chief Loknath Behera entered self-quarantine after coming in contact with Malappuram district collector ..

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Nurses association refuses to collect COVID-19 samples, accuses doctors of burdening them

Kochi: The Kerala Government Nurses Association (KGNA) stated they cannot follow the government order which stipulates that nurses ..


COVID tests in labs sans prescription; Infected persons showing no symptoms can stay at home

Thiruvananthapuram: The government has granted permission to conduct COVID-19 tests in private labs without prescription of a doctor ..

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Former President Pranab Mukherjee tests +ve for COVID-19

New Delhi: Former President Pranab Mukherjee said on Monday that he has tested positive for COVID-19. "On a visit to the hospital ..


Woman arrested for immoral traffic in Shoranur tests COVID +ve; all 10 accused quarantined

Shoranur (Palakkad): An Assam native woman who was arrested from a lodge here for immoral traffic activities was confirmed with COVID-19 ..

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Alappuzha man succumbs to COVID-19 in Bahrain

Manama: A Keralite succumbed to COVID-19 while undergoing treatment for the virus in Bahrain. The deceased was identified as Alappuzha ..


COVID resistance should be focussed now; CM responds on laying foundation stone at Ayodhya

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan stated that all Congress party workers have always taken a favourable stand towards ..


1195 new COVID-19 cases reported in Kerala; 1234 recovered

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 1195 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Kerala on Wednesday, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said ..


Home quarantine facility to be stopped in Kuttanad in view of flood

Alappuzha: Considering the IMD prediction of extremely heavy rain in the state, Alappuzha district administration has decided to stop ..

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CM sets 2 week-target for containing COVID-19

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has set a time limit of 2 weeks for COVID resistance. In the COVID review meeting ..


Handing over health dept's duties to police unacceptable, say organisations

Thiruvananthapuram: Various organisations in health sector have come up against handing over the responsibilities of COVID resistance ..

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Lockdown will be strictly imposed in containment zones: Vijay Sakhare

Kochi: City Police Commissioner and state level nodal officer of COVID resistance activities Vijay Sakhare said COVID transmission ..

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Two more COVID deaths reported in state on Tuesday

Thiruvananthapuram: Two more deaths due to COVID-19 were reported in the state on Tuesday. The deceased has been identified as Kasaragod ..


Clinic in Kakkattil closed after COVID death; many quarantined

Kozhikode: Karuna clinic in Kozhikode was closed down after a man who was treated at the hospital died at the Kozhikode medical college ..


Rain intensifies amid COVID threat; Health dept issues warning

Thiruvananthapuram: The health department has issued a high alert as the rain intensified amid the COVID crisis in the state. The symptoms ..


All visitors to Kozhikode medical college casualty to be subjected to antigen test

Kozhikode: All visitors to the casualty of Kozhikode medical college will be subjected to COVID antigen test from now on. This was ..


Police HQ closed for 2 days; officers above 50 not to be part of field duty, says DGP

Thiruvananthapuram: The DGP has directed that police officers aged above 50 years should not be assigned COVID duty. Even if they are ..

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COVID patient's body handled without following safety protocol at Kasaragod hospital

Kasaragod: A COVID positive woman's body was handled without following the safety protocol at a private hospital here. The body ..

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Police officer dies of COVID-19 in Kottayam

Kottayam: Another death due to COVID-19 has been reported in the state. Thodupuzha Special branch SI Ajithan (55) died of COVID-19 ..

Kollam Collector B Abdul Nasar

Kollam collector under self-quarantine

Kollam: District Collector B Abdul Nasar went into self-quarantine after a person in the primary contact list of a COVID-19 patient ..


Pune hospitals want Malayali health workers for COVID resistance

Thrissur: Pune, the eighth largest populated city in India, is seeking Malayali health workers for COVID resistance activities. They ..

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Lockdown can't be lifted in TVM: Kadakampally Surendran

Thiruvananthapuram: Minister Kadakampally Surendran said that lockdown cannot be withdrawn in the state capital as the number of COVID ..


Man who died in Kasaragod on Sunday confirmed with COVID-19

Kasaragod: A man who died here on Sunday due to heart attack was confirmed with COVID-19. The deceased was identified as Adkathbail ..

K Sreekumar

Complete lockdown in TVM will not be extended: Mayor K. Sreekumar

Thiruvananthapuram: Mayor K. Sreekumar stated that complete lockdown in the capital city would not be extended even though the COVID-19 ..

Muttambalam Kottayam

COVID victim's cremation stopped; case against 50 people including BJP councillor

Kottayam: Police have registered a case after some residents of a housing colony prevented cremation of a Covid patient who died on ..

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Health workers get infected with COVID due to improper use of PPE kit: Study

Kochi: The health department pointed out in a study that 14 percent of the health workers in the state who were infected with COVID-19, ..

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K. Muraleedharan MP directed to undergo COVID-19 test

Kozhikode: District Collector S. Sambasiva Rao has directed K. Muraleedharan MP to undergo a COVID-19 test after he participated in ..


Bedridden patient at convent in Kochi dies of COVID-19

Kochi: A bedridden patient at a convent here in Kakkanad here has succumbed to COVID-19. The patient's condition had been critical ..

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COVID resistance: Coming weeks are crucial, says Pinarayi Vijayan

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the coming weeks are very crucial as there is an alarming increase in ..


COVID Brigade to be formed to control disease transmission

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that a COVID Brigade will be formed in order to empower the COVID resistance ..


Record single-day spike: 1078 COVID-19 cases, 798 through contact

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 1078 people have been confirmed with COVID-19 in the state on Thursday. This is the highest-ever singe ..


85-yr-old woman who died in Alappuzha confirmed with COVID-19

Alappuzha: An 85-year-old woman who died in Alappuzha on Wednesday has been confirmed with COVID-19. The deceased is identified as ..


30 nuns of Karunalaya convent in Kakkanad test +ve for COVID-19

Kochi: Thirty nuns in Karunalaya convent in Kakkanad here have been diagnosed with COVID-19. The district administration informed that ..

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Oppn shows intolerance towards Govt instead of cooperating in COVID-19 prevention: EP Jayarajan

Thiruvananthapuram: Minister for Industries and Sports EP Jayarajan denied the allegations raised by Opposition regarding appointment ..

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Auto drivers initiate new ideas to resist disease transmission

Alappuzha: The auto rickshaw drivers in the city are trying new ways to resist COVID-19. The Motor Vehicle Department gave new directions ..


Experts suggest total lockdown, might be considered: CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that as the COVID transmission increases, even the experts are suggesting ..


COVID-19: Strict action in Ernakulam; disease transmission reduces in Chellanam

Kochi: The Ernakulam district administration informed that there is considerable decline in the COVID transmission in Chellanam, one ..


COVID patients can be discharged after negative antigen test result: Health Dept

Thiruvananthapuram: The state government has changed the course of action in COVID-19 treatment. From now on, only antigen test result ..


Excise officer in Kochi, KSRTC conductor, policeman in Kollam test COVID +ve

Kochi/Kollam: An excise official in Kochi, a KSRTC conductor in Kollam and a police officer at Aryankavu checkpost have been confirmed ..


2 students who appeared for KEAM test +ve for COVID

Thiruvananthapuram: Students who appeared for KEAM entrance examination in Thiruvananthapuram have been confirmed with COVID-19. Two ..