Heavy Rain: Sabarimala pilgrimage suspended for a day to ensure safety of pilgrims

Pathanamthitta: Devotees will be prohibited from entering the hill shrine at Sabarimala ..

Low pressure formed over Arabian sea on Karnataka coast; widespread rain likely in Kerala
Rain havoc continues in Kerala; one more death reported
Lorry driver killed in landslide in Ernakulam

Rain fury: 33 relief camps opened in TVM, travel restrictions in place

Thiruvananthapuram: Thirty-three relief camps were opened in Thiruvananthapuram where the heavy rainfall and mudslides wreaked havoc ..

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Heavy rain: Red alert in TVM, South Kerala put on alert

Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecasted heavy rain in Kerala. With this, red, orange and yellow ..

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Heavy rain lashes TVM, rail traffic disrupted; collector urges public to stay alert

Thiruvananthapuram: Heavy rainfall continues in the hilly regions of Thiruvananthapuram district. Downpour lashed Vithura, Ponmudi, ..

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Low pressure likely to form over Bay of Bengal; heavy rain predicted in Kerala for next 5 days

Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has informed that new low pressure is likely to form over the Bay of ..

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Landslide at Erumeli; people flee after hearing loud noise, no casualties

Kottayam: A massive landslide has been reported from Keerithode Parakkadavu region at Erumeli here on Thursday by 3 early morning. ..


Water level in Periyar won't rise unless under heavy rainfall, says collector

Ernakulam: As the spillway shutters of the Mullaperiyar dam has been opened, District Collector Jafar Malik IAS has stated that the ..

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Landslide hits Edapalayam; 3 vehicles swept away in flash flood

Thenmala (Kollam): Widespread damages were reported in the aftermath of landslide at Edapalayam in Kollam district. Three vehicles ..


Heavy rain predicted in 5 districts in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast heavy rainfall in Kerala till Sunday with the cyclonic formation ..

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Kerala Cabinet to provide aid to families of people who died due to torrential rains

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Cabinet on Wednesday will provide financial assistance to the families of those who lost their lives in ..

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Central team to visit Kerala to assess rain damages

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) will soon send Inter-Ministerial Central Teams (IMCTs) to Kerala and Uttarakhand ..


The fault lines in IMD forecasts

The unexpected rainfalls and cyclones have questioned the credibility of India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecasts recently. ..


Landslide hits Kottamanpara again

Seethathode (Pathanamthitta): Kottamanpara which was devastated by the landslide on Saturday was hit by another landslide on Monday ..

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CM asks his Tamil Nadu counterpart to draw maximum water from Mullaperiyar dam

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday wrote to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin asking the latter ..

Cobra caught from Gopi's house

Black cobra found inside bedroom of house after flood in Alappuzha

Puliyoor (Alappuzha): A black cobra was found from inside a house while cleaning it after the flood water receded. The police contacted ..


Thunderstorm likely in Kerala till Oct 27; orange alert in 4 districts on Oct 26

Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted thunderstorm in the state till October 27. Extreme heavy ..


We are not slaves like you, Sudhakaran tells Vijayaraghavan

Thiruvananthapuram: Launching a scathing attack on CPI(M) Kerala secretary A. Vijayaraghavan, Congress State president K Sudhakaran ..

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Water level at Mullaperiyar dam reaches 136 ft as rain continues in Kerala; first warning issued

Idukki: In the continuing heavy rain, the water level at Mullaperiyar dam rose to 136 ft on Saturday. In view of this, Tamil Nadu government ..


Heavy rain lashes Idukki, Kottayam; tiny landslide reported at Vandanpathal

Pala: Heavy rain lashes several areas of Idukki and the eastern side of Kottayam districts on Saturday. Koottickal, Mundakkayam, Erumeli ..


Shutters of various dams in Kerala being closed as water recedes following let up in rains

Kochi: The water level at many of the major dams in Kerala receded on Friday following a let up in the rains, and various district ..


Police register case against KSRTC driver for riding bus through flooded road

Kottayam: Erattupetta police booked KSRTC driver Jayadeep Sebastian for riding the bus through a flooded road and incurring a loss ..


A mad rush to find rented homes at Koottickal after flood

Kanjirappally: “Where will we go with kids aged 7 and 3?” asks Renu who used to live near the Chappath region in Koottickal ..


Kerala received more rainfall this year from Northeast monsoon

Pathanamthitta: By mid-October, the state received more rains than expected. Many districts have already received the expected rainfall ..

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Kerala rains: District collectors to grant Rs 25,000 to village officers for relief camps

Thiruvananthapuram: In the backdrop of widespread rainfall predicted by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) in Kerala, the state ..


Widespread thundershowers likely in Kerala till Oct 26 due to cyclonic circulation

Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) stated that widespread thundershowers is likely to occur in Kerala in ..


Rain havoc: Rs 4 lakh compensation for those who lost houses in landslide

Thiruvananthapuram: The state government has declared a financial assistance of Rs 4 lakhs for the people who lost houses completely ..

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Torrential rains damage houses in Vithura

Thiruvananthapuram: A house was completely destroyed in stupendous gush of water due to heavy rain near Vithura here on Thursday. ..

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Does Satheesan have any machine to predict landslide, asks Vijayaraghavan

Thiruvananthapuram: The Leader of Opposition V D Satheesan is politicising even natural disasters and his opinion does not suit his ..


Heavy rainfall with thunderstorm lashes several parts of Kerala; Orange Alert for 8 districts

Thiruvananthapuram: After a brief lull, heavy rainfall, accompanied by thunderstorms and lightning, lashed several parts of Kerala ..


Mammootty lends helping hand to people of Koottickal; offers medical service, basic amenities

Kottayam: Mollywood star Mammootty has extended his support to people in landslide-hit Koottickal. He has lent a helping hand to the ..


Father's demise still haunts Jebin even after surviving landslide

Kochi: “Huge rocks may fall again during landslides. But my papa is not here to save me. I don’t want to return there without ..


Rainfall likely to continue; orange alert in 3 districts on Thursday

Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rainfall in isolated places in the state on Thursday ..

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Karnataka CM promises rain-hit Kerala support in relief and rehabilitation

Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Wednesday promised his Kerala counterpart Pinarayi Vijayan all support in relief ..


Heavy rains trigger landslide in Palakkad

Palakkad: A landslide occurred near Mangalam Dam near Vadakkenchery here on Wednesday evening. No casualty has been reported so far ..


Kerala to receive heavy rain till Oct 24 as cyclonic circulation formed in southern Tamil Nadu

Thiruvananthapuram: A cyclonic circulation has been formed off the coast of southern Tamil Nadu; in view of this chances are very high ..

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Southwest monsoon to withdraw completely from country around Oct 26: IMD

Mumbai:The southwest monsoon will withdraw completely from the entire country around October 26, paving the way for the commencement ..

Koottickal landslide

Quarries in Koottickal, Kokkayar continued mining even during landslide

Kottayam: Even when the landslide hit Koottickal following the heavy rains on Saturday, the quarries in the area continued operation ..


What caused devastating rains in Uttarakhand, Kerala at this time of year?

As scary visuals of devastating floods causing damage to infrastructure in Uttarakhand steadily poured out of the state on social media, ..


Heavy rain unlikely in Kerala on Wednesday, Thursday; orange alert in 3 districts only

Thiruvananthapuram: The heavy rain alert in the state on Wednesday and Thursday has been changed. Orange alert is sounded in only three ..


Twin low-pressure areas caused rain havoc; death toll touches 39, says CM in assembly

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday said in the assembly that 39 people have died so far and six people ..

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People throng to see ‘flood’; Mahilalayam bridge witnesses huge crowd, police rush to spot

Aluva: Finally, an end to a long day of distress and concern. The people living close to Periyar’s shore were worried about the ..


Boy who was carried across sinking Cheruthoni bridge in 2018 comes back to see it after 3 yrs

Thodupuzha: A photograph of the 2018 flood in which a disaster response team member was seen running across Cheruthoni bridge carrying ..


Thunderstorm predicted in Kerala for next 5 days; rain likely to intensify today, tomorrow

Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) warned of heavy thunderstorm in Kerala for the next five days. Torrential ..

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Kerala received 135 per cent extra rain this month, says IMD

Kochi: As Kerala braces for another spell of downpour from October 20, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) data shows that the ..


Outflow of water from Idukki reservoir may be controlled, if needed: Minister Krishnankutty

Aluva: The outflow of water from the Idukki reservoir will be controlled if the water level in Periyar river goes up over a certain ..