New Delhi , Sept 21 : Mary Varghese and Francis Varghese, wife and son of Late TO Varghese who was the leading steward onboard INS Khukri in the 1971 Indo-Pak War, on Saturday laid wreath at the National War Memorial here.
Kochi , Sept 21 : Over 2 kilograms of suspected crystal-like narcotic material was detected from a concealed chamber of a passenger's bag, security officials of Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) said on Saturday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 21 : In a path-breaking initiative, the Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education (KITE) has decided to train mothers in technology to make them able to help their children in school education.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 21 : Bypolls to Vatiyoorkavu, Ernakulam, Konni, Aroor and Manjeswaram Assembly constituencies in Kerala will be held on October 21, the Election Commission announced on Saturday. The state's Pala Assembly constituency is going for a bypoll on Monday.
Delhi/Kochi, Sep 20 : Even as the deadline for demolition of flats at Kochi's Maradu ended on Friday, the Kerala government submitted an affidavit in the Supreme Court stating that it is committed to abide by the Court's directive, for which steps have already been taken.
Kottayam, Sep 20 : Kerala Congress President Mullapally Ramachandran on Friday gave a veiled warning to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, saying he would soon be eating "government food" as the Supreme Court is going to take up a case in which he will be arraigned as an accused.
Kochi , Sept 20 : Kerala High Court on Friday quashed the charges under Unlawful Activities Prohibition Act (UAPA) against Maoist leader Roopesh, who is in jail for allegedly working for banned organisations.
Ernakulam , Sept 20 : At least 11 people including three policemen were injured after a clash broke out between members of two factions - Orthodox and Jacobite in Kothamangalam town here on Thursday, police said.
Ernakulam, Sep 19 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday filed a charge sheet against 27 people, including people associated with the Communist Party Of India-Marxist (CPI-M) in Kerala in the 2012 murder case of a Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) leader, the labour wing of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS).
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 19 : The Centre has issued a look out notice against Jasmin ASha, national president of the United Nurses Association (UNA), and three others for an alleged Rs 3 crore financial fraud.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 18 : With Kerala Police coming under attack from several quarters for their behaviour, state police chief Loknath Behra has come up with ways to beat the stress that the police officials are facing.
New Delhi, Sep 18 : The theft discovered from India's first indigenously developed under-construction aircraft carrier in Kochi may not result in strategic threats, defence officials said here on Wednesday, even as Kerala police handed over investigation of the case to its crime branch on Monday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 18 : The third round of conciliatory talks to end the over month-long strike called by a small section of employees of Muthoot Finance, a leading non-banking financial company, failed to break the deadlock on Wednesday as the rival parties stood their ground.
Kochi, Sep 18 : The Kerala High Court on Wednesday asked the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau (VACB) to file a report on the Palarivattom flyover, closed 30 months after inauguration, and role of those involved in its construction.
New Delhi, Sep 17 : A man, a resident of a building adjacent to the flats that will be demolished in Maradu, Karala, has moved the Supreme Court expressing fear that razing of the apartment complex through implosion or explosion without proper planning may cause collateral damage.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 17 : The Congress party in Kerala has approached the Governor Arif Mohammed Khan seeking his intervention to ensure that the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India's audit takes place in two state-run organisations.
Thiruvananthapuram , Sept 17 : State transport minister A.K Saseendran in a letter to Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari requesting flexibility to fix fines under the ammended Motor Vehicles Act at rates proportionate to the gravity of the offences and which are affordable by all.
Thiruvananthapuram , Sept 16 : The Kerala government will write to the Central government over the new Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2019, and has put on hold the decision on its implementation in the state.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 16 : State Tourism Ministers who met in the Kerala capital on Monday demanded the reduction, simplification and rationalisation of various taxes and levies, including the Goods and Services Tax (GST), in the tourism and travel industry to attract tourists and face global competition.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 16 : Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday said that a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the state and the Regional Cancer Centre (RCC) with Maldives for better cancer care treatment.
Kochi, Sep 15 : While the time is running out for the flat owners in the posh Maradu apartment complex, to be demolished by Friday as per the Supreme Court order, the builders have washed their hands off it and the Kerala government has convened an all-party meeting in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 15 : The traditional rival political fronts in Kerala - the ruling CPI-M led Left Front and the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) are on the same page in slamming the Union Home Minister Amit Shah's call for one nation, one language.
Pala, Sep 14 : Whoever wins the upcoming Pala by-election will go into the record books as this would be the first time since 1965 that there will be a new winner and hence all the three political fronts are leaving nothing to chance.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 14 : With Saturday being the last day for the 356 flat owners in the Maradu apartment complex to vacate the building, Leader of Opposition Ramesh Chennithala has asked Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to break his silence.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 13 : Former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy here on Friday sought immediate intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi for release of Kerala Catholic priest Benoy John, presently in the Jharkhand Police's custody.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 13 : With the deadline for completion of the Vizhinjam Port project fast approaching in December, Adani Vizhinjam Port Pvt Ltd (AVPPL) has sought support from the Kerala government as the work at the port site is moving at a slow pace.
Kochi, Sep 12 : A former Union Minister and a judge on Thursday came out in support of 350 flat owners of the Maradu apartment complex located in Kerala's Kochi, which the Supreme Court has ordered to be demolished by September 20 for violating the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) rules.
New Delhi , Sept 11 : The pilot of a GoAir flight sent a 'Pan-Pan' (distress) call seeking an urgent landing to the Air Traffic Control (ATC) before its touchdown at its destination Kannur in Kerala on Tuesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 11 : Irrespective of caste, creed or religion, practically every household in Kerala, rich or poor, the one common thing would be the traditional vegetarian 26-dish Onam lunch, more popularly called 'Onam sadhya' on the occasion of Onam festival being celebrated across the state on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Sep 11 : Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Kannan Gopinathan, who quit from service in August over curbs in the valley, was in fact issued a show cause notice in July by the Union Home Ministry for indulging in various acts of "ommission and commission" which constitute "misconduct" as well as "dereliction of duty".