Binoy stands puzzled with his father’s dead body in heavy rain

Nedumkandam: The authorities have neglected the pathetic condition of Binoy and his ..

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Cyclone Ockhi: Naval ships searched over 4.5 lakh sq miles
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Cyclone Ockhi: 324 fishermen yet to return home, says Latin Church
Cyclone Ockhi
Central team assures recommending short-term aid of Rs 404 cr for Kerala

Ockhi: Centre announces Rs 133 cr relief package

Thiruvanathapuram: The central government on Wednesday announced a primary package of Rs 133 crore for Kerala to the Ockhi disaster ..

Cyclone Ockhi

Central team in Kerala to assess Cyclone Ockhi damages

Thiruvananthapuram: A central team landed here on Tuesday to assess damages caused by Cyclone Ockhi, which struck the southern districts ..

Cyclone Ockhi

Central team to visit Kerala to assess cyclone damage

Thiruvananthapuram: A central team will visit Kerala on Tuesday to assess the extent of damage caused by Cyclone Ockhi. The team will ..


Govt to provide counselling for relatives of Ockhi victims: Minister

Thiruvananthapuram: Health Minister K K Shailaja has declared that special counselling will be provided to relatives of cyclone Ockhi ..

Cyclone Ockhi

Ockhi disaster: 34 fishermen returning home

Kochi: 34 fishermen, who were missing in the aftermath of Cyclone Ockhi, are safe and are returning home. The fisheries department ..


Ockhi: Centre allots rice, but places more burden on State

New Delhi: Soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Cyclone-hit areas in the state, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, ..

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Ockhi disaster: Chennithala demands effective investigation

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala on Tuesday demanded effective investigation in the incident of Ockhi cyclone ..


CM's office dismisses allegation of trying to thwart PM’s visit

Thiruvananthapuram: The Chief Minister’s office on Tuesday said the allegations of the government trying to obstruct Prime Minister ..


PM Modi to visit Ockhi- hit villages in Kerala today

Thiruvananthapuram: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Poonthura in Thiruvananthapuram to review the destruction caused in the ..


PM Modi to visit Cyclone-hit states of Kerala, TN on Tuesday

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Lakshadweep, Tamil Nadu and Kerala on Tuesday to review the situation arising in ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

105 boats to join search for missing fishermen

Thiruvananthapuram: As part of the Kerala government’s decision to intensify the search operation for the missing fishermen post-Cyclone ..

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Actual number of missing fishermen will be clearer after Christmas: Govt

Thiruvananthapuram: With the state and central governments still speculating on the actual number of fishermen missing after Cyclone ..


Ockhi disaster: Govt to apprise PM of the severity

Thiruvananthapuram: The state government is preparing to inform Prime Minister Narendra Modi directly about the severity of the catastrophe ..


Search operation to extend from Munambam to Goa

Thiruvananthapuram: The government has decided to extend the search operation for the fishermen who went missing in the sea after the ..


Ockhi disaster: 2 more bodies found off Beypore coast

Kozhikode: Bodies of two more fishermen, who died in the Ockhi disaster, were recovered off Beypore coast in Kozhikode on Saturday ..

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Missing fishermen: Latin Catholic Church to move HC with habeas corpus plea

Thiruvananthapuram: The Latin Catholic Church is preparing to move the High Court with a habeas corpus plea, seeking to find the fishermen ..


Rahul visits cyclone-hit areas in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress President-elect Rahul Gandhi today visited some places hit by the Cyclone Ochki in southern Kerala that ..

Ockhi victims

Ockhi: Rs 20 lakh for dependents of missing persons

Thiruvananthapuram: The compensation to the dependents of the missing fishermen in the Ockhi cyclone tragedy has been fixed at Rs 20 ..

Ockhi victims

Ockhi: 6 more bodies found off Beypore, death toll 74

Kozhikode: Fishermen from Kozhikode is reported to have found 6 more bodies today morning taking the death toll in the Ockhi cyclone ..

Cyclone Ockhi

Ockhi cyclone: One more body recovered

Kozhikode: One more body was recovered from Puthiyappa shore in Kozhikode on Wednesday making the death toll in the Ockhi cyclone that ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

Kerala to seek Rs 1,843 cr from Centre for Ockhi damage

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said on Wednesday his government has sought Rs 1,843 crore from the Centre ..

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Boats stop going to sea; Fishing industry faces huge loss

Kochi: The fishing industry is facing a huge crisis as the fishing boats have stopped going to the sea following Cyclone Ockhi. Nearly ..

Cyclone Ockhi

Cyclone Ockhi: 3 more bodies found off Beypore coast

Kozhikode: Bodies of three more fishermen, who died in Cyclone Ockhi, has been found off Beypore coast on Wednesday morning. The bodies ..

Shashi Tharoor

Tharoor meets Jaitley, seeks aid for fishermen hit by Ockhi

New Delhi: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday met Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and urged him for "urgent and comprehensive" ..

Cyclone Ockhi

Cyclone Ockhi: Bodies of 9 more fishermen recovered

Kozhikode: Bodies of nine more fishermen, who died in Cyclone Ockhi, were recovered on Tuesday. While 8 bodies were found off Kozhikode ..


Mathrubhumi extends help to those affected by Ockhi

Kozhikode: Ockhi was one unexpected disaster that wreaked havoc in Kerala. It claimed many lives, leaving many families fend for themselves ..

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Ockhi: Latin Church alleges apathy in providing timely cyclone warning

Thiruvananthapuram: KCBC President and Latin Catholic Archdiocese Archbishop Dr M Soosa Pakiam alleged that the state government showed ..

Cyclone Ockhi rescue efforts

Ockhi: Death toll climbs to 42

Thiruvananthapuram: The death toll in the Ockhi cyclone in Kerala rose to 42 on Sunday with the recovery of two more bodies even as ..


75 fishermen trapped in Lakshadweep brought to Kochi

Kochi: As many as 75 fishermen who were trapped in Lakshadweep due to the cyclone Ockhi were rescued and brought to Kochi on Sunday ..

Jacob Thomas

Ockhi disaster: Nobody has shown responsibility, says Jacob Thomas

Thiruvananthapuram: Institute of Management in Government (IMG) Director Jacob Thomas on Saturday lashed out at the State government ..

Major Arch Bishop Soosa Pakiam

Ockhi: People unhappy with relief efforts, says Latin Church

Thiruvananthapuram: Latin Catholic Church Major Archbishop Soosaipakyam said Saturday that people are dissatisfied with the measures ..

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Fishermen lay siege to NH at Neyyattinkara

Thiruvananthapuram: Members of the fishing community at Pozhiyoor and Paruthiyur coastal villages on Saturday laid siege to the Thiruvananthapuram-Kanyakumari ..

Chellanam cyclone protest

Chellanam fishermen call off strike after govt promises to build seawall

Kochi: Fisherfolk at Chellanam, who has been staging an agitation demanding construction of a seawall, called off their strike following ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

Ockhi: CM in Delhi to seek central aid for state

New Delhi: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday arrived in New Delhi to seek central assistance to tide over the damage and ..

Eugene Pereira

Ockhi disaster: Latin Church plans to launch agitation

Thiruvananthapuram: The Latin Catholic Church is planning to launch an agitation alleging lapses on the part of the government in bringing ..

Cyclone Ockhi

Cyclone Ockhi: Govt to provide jobs to kin of deceased

Thiruvananthapuram: The all-party meet held here on Friday has decided to provide jobs to the kin of persons who died in Cylone Ockhi ..


It was Congress activists who staged protest against CM at Vizhinjam: Kodiyeri

Thiruvananthapuram: CPM state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan alleged that it was Congress activists who had staged protest against ..


Ockhi fallout: Record price for sardine, decline in fish availability

Kottayam: Malayali’s favourite fish varieties are not available in most of the fish markets. But there is no compromise on their ..


Ockhi: Kerala govt received alert on November 29, documents reveal

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government received prior information on November 29 itself about the impending Cyclone Ockhi, according ..

CM with Governor

Cyclone Ockhi: CM meets Governor

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday met the Governor Justice P Sathasivam and briefed him on the ..


Ockhi: Rs 20 lakh compensation to kin of deceased

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government has announced a special package for the victims of Cyclone Ockhi. The cabinet meet today ..

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Search intensified; 11 more fishermen rescued by Navy

Kochi: The Kerala Government has stepped up its search and rescue operations in the sea to trace the fishermen, still missing in high ..

Cyclone Ockhi

Cyclone 'Ockhi' to make landfall by midnight in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: Gujarat is geared "for the worst situation" as cyclone Ochki, that left a trail of destruction in Tamil Nadu ..

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Cyclone Ockhi: 201 fishermen yet to return home, says Latin Archdiocese

Thiruvananthapuram: The Latin Archdiocese said Tuesday that 201 fishermen are still missing following the cyclonic storm Ockhi that ..