Kochi, Dec 1 : After a criminal case was registered against him for making a 'hate speech' over an auto driver who died trying to save two workers from a sewage canal, Hindu Ezhava leader Vellapally Natesan on Tuesday appeared to have softened his stand.
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 1 : The first aircraft will touch down on January 15 in Kerala's fourth international airport in Kannur city, an airport official said on Tuesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 1 : The Kerala government on Tuesday said it is determined to ensure the diaspora from the state casts its vote online in the upcoming assembly polls.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 30 : Kerala Tourism's flagship event, the Kerala Travel Mart (KTM), will be held next September and will focus on responsible tourism, said state Tourism Minister A.P. Anil Kumar.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 30 : Kerala Police on Monday registered a case against Hindu Ezhava leader Vellapally Natesan for a speech, just a few hours after Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said communal speeches, as those delivered by Natesan, have never been heard in the state till now
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 30 : The 20th edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK), which begins here from December 4, will feature seven movies from Lithuania and Myanmar, officials said.
New Delhi, Nov 30 : The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the central and Kerala governments on a plea seeking compensation to dog bite victims and the availability of sufficient amount of medicines in the hospitals across the country for free of cost treatment of poor people bitten by dogs.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 30 : A total of 50 films from around the world will have their India premiere during the 20th edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) that begins here on December 4, the event's organisers said on Monday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 30 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday said communal speeches, as those delivered by Hindu Ezhava leader Vellapally Natesan, have never been heard in the state till now.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 30 : The Kerala assembly was adjourned on the opening day on Monday as opposition members created a din after Speaker N. Sakthan turned down a plea to discuss the bar bribery case.
New Delhi, Nov 30 : The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the central and Kerala governments on a plea seeking compensation to dog bite victims.
Kochi, Nov 30 : The British Deputy High Commission in Chennai will host a series of workshops in Kerala, beginning December 6, for police, legal and judicial officers to sharpen their understanding of the cases of violence against women (VAW) and how to deal with them.
Chennai, Nov 30 : Actor Sundeep Kishan will star in the yet-untitled Telugu remake of Malayalam hit "Neram", which is likely to feature Keerthy Suresh in the lead role.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 29 : Impressed by the 70-feet tall bird sculpture here that attracts numerous visitors, a visiting top Dubai Tourism official said he wants to build a similar structure of the national bird of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) - a falcon - in Dubai.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 29 : In a bid to promote tourism, Kerala Tourism has held road shows in Oman and Bahrain, an official release said on Sunday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 28 : The central government will invest Rs.1,700 crore to transform the NISH here into the National University for Rehabilitation Sciences and Disability Studies for the benefit of the disabled, union Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thaawar Chand Gehlot said on Saturday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 28 : For 48 year old Sohan Roy , a naval architectural engineer turned film personality, there is just one thing in mind: to transform the Indian film industry.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 28 : Dubai Tourism has decided to promote Kerala as a destination, a top official said after meeting Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Saturday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 27 : Popular tabla maestro Zakir Hussain will perform at the opening ceremony of the 20th edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) here on December 4.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 27 : There has been an over 85 percent jump in action taken against those who indulge in smoking at public places, according to the figures released by Kerala Police.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 27 : Technology geek Sohan Roy and acclaimed director I.V. Sasi have joined hands to make a film on the 1990 Kuwait war.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 27 : One of the finest athletes India has produced, Anju Bobby George was on Friday selected as the president of the Kerala State Sports Council.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 27 : A session of the Kerala assembly would be held from November 30 till December 17, Speaker N. Sakthan said on Friday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 26 : With huge support against them from across the state, the famed instant shutdowns organised by various political parties in Kerala will soon be a thing of the past, said state Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala on Thursday.
Panaji, Nov 26 : Filmmakers and artistes from Kerala on Thursday demanded an apology from the organisers of the ongoing IFFI for denying entry to FTII students at the international event.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 26 : Kerala Tourism has won the runners-up prize in the 'Favourite Indian Leisure Destination' prize at the Conde Nast Travel Awards, an official statement said on Thursday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 26 : After conducting record cataract surgeries in the state, Kerala ophthalmologists now aim to tackle other eye ailments as well as increasing public awareness about eye donations.
New Delhi, Nov 26 : Five artists from Kerala have brought to the national capital an exhibition on a generation inspired by Marxism, history of change and resistance in Kerala in the 1980s that is on display at the Kiran Nadar Museum of Art here.
Panaji, Nov 25 : Media-inspired negativity is killing the country, filmmaker Priyadarshan said on Wednesday, in the wake of the row triggered by Bollywood star Aamir Khan's comments about intolerance.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 25 : The Kerala cabinet on Wednesday decided to set up a NRI Commission, announced Chief Minister Oommen Chandy.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 25 : A CBI team raided the office of the Airport Authority of India here on Tuesday, a source said on Wednesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 25 : State-owned Kerala Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (KCMMF) on Wednesday said it had taken a number of measures to boost milk production so as to meet the daily shortfall of around two lakh litres in the state.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 24 : The BJP national leadership was misled by Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana (SNDP) Sangom leader Vellapally Natesan on his support base in the Hindu Ezhava community in the southern state, bar owner Biju Ramesh said on Tuesday.
Kasargode (Kerala), Nov 23 : Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana (SNDP) Sangom leader Velapally Natesan on Monday began his Kerala-wide yatra from here to form an alliance of various Hindu caste outfits and launch his keenly-awaited political party.
Kochi, Nov 23 : Despite significant advances in meteorological field, hundreds of fishermen in Kerala still have a thing or two to tell scientists. They rely on their traditional wisdom on weather and sea currents handed down the generations to ensure a good catch of fish from sea.
Kasargode (Kerala), Nov 23 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Kerala on December 15 - for the first time after taking office last year.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 22 : Ex-Kerala Chief Minister and veteran CPI-M leader V.S. Achuthanandan on Sunday did not rule out contesting next year's assembly polls, saying the people and the party should take a call if he needs to contest.
Kasargode (Kerala), Nov 22 : Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana (SNDP) Sangom leader Vellapally Natesan on Sunday said an announcement regarding the formation of a new political party representing the Hindus in Kerala would be made here on December 5.
Kochi, Nov 21 : The Kerala High Court on Saturday ordered that notice be served on former state finance minster K.M. Mani and others over the bar scam in the state, following a fresh petition in the case that said the leader was not heard.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 21 : The Sabarimala temple authorities said on Saturday they plan to move the Kerala High Court against its ban on pilgrims throwing their clothes into the Pamba river.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 20 : Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala in a post on his Facebook page has denied media reports that he has complained against state Congress unit chief V.M. Sudheeran to party president Sonia Gandhi.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 20 : A mobile app that has 155 cartoons on Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will be launched on Monday, its creator said.
Kochi, Nov 19 : The first edition of the All Lights India International Film Festival and Indywood Film Market came to a close here on Thursday with films such as "Masaan", "Mina Walking" and "Nirbashito" bagging the top awards.
Mumbai, Nov 19 : Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi and Malayalam superstar Mammootty, who have been roped in for director Uday Ananthan's "White", have started shooting for the film in London.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 19 : A top police officer in Kerala who has been shuffled across various departments following revelations regarding the bar scam in the state has created another row with a Facebook post that he was "swimming with sharks without being eaten".
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 19 : By fielding over 220 candidates in Bihar, the Left helped the BJP to win 10 more seats which it would have otherwise lost, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Thursday.
Kochi, Nov 19 : Rajshri Productions, the prestigious film banner that has worked with superstar Salman Khan four times, won't miss out on an opportunity to work with him again, says Rajjat A. Barjatya.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 18 : Kerala Police's cyber crimes unit has busted a gang engaged in online commercial sex soliciting and taken a dozen people into custody, officials said on Wednesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 18 : Genetic engineering in the near future will create hens which are resistant to avian flu, eminent American virologist Robert G. Webster, a WHO expert on influenza, said here on Wednesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 18 : Eram Scientific Solutions, the only manufacturer of electronic toilets in the country, on Wednesday unveiled a new eToilet mobile app for such toilets a day before the World Toilet Day on November 19.
Kochi, Nov 18 : Sharjah headquartered Epica, the animation, VFX and 3D division of the Aries Group, has launched glass-free 3D products - Epica 3D TV, Epica 3D Tab and Epica 3D Mobile Phones - in Kerala.
Kochi, Nov 17 : National award-winning filmmaker Shyam Benegal feels the southern film industry over the last few years has undergone drastic transformation with films like "Baahubali" and "Kaaka Muttai", which have been unanimously appreciated.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 17 : India should look into the genes of its people to see why various strains of avian influenza virus were not affecting them, an American virologist said on Tuesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 17 : Indian hockey team vice-captain and goalkeeper P.R. Sreejesh was given the Lt. Col. G.V. Raja Award for 2014-2015 by the Kerala Sports Council along with a cash reward of Rs.3 lakh here on Tuesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 17 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy is most likely to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday, an aide said.
Kochi, Nov 16 : Nepalese film "Taandro", inspired by the true story of survival and human endurance of a Maoist member, had its India premiere at the All Lights India International Film Festival here on Monday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 16 : The BJP's Kerala unit on Monday urged the Kerala Congress (Mani) -- the third biggest partner in the state's ruling United Democratic Front (UDF) -- to join its ranks ahead of next year's assembly polls.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 16 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy confesses that he did not expect to complete five years in office, a feat only one Congress leader, the late K. Karunakaran, managed to achieve.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 16 : An Indian-origin billionaire from Kerala is so much in love with his roots that he wants his fellow businessmen in the Middle East to realise why this place is described as God's own country.
Kochi, Nov 16 : After making the world premiere at US documentary festival DOC NYC last year, award-winning documentary "Miss Tibet: Beauty in Exile" had its India premiere at All Lights India International Film Festival (ALIIFF) here on Monday.