Muthoot Finance threatens to close strike-hit branches in Kerala

Kerala-based Muthoot Finance Company, facing a protest by a section of employees demanding revised salary structure and other benefits, on Tuesday threatened to close some of its branches in the state. Continue Reading

National Literacy mission evinces interest in Kerala model

The Kerala model of literacy is likely to be spread across the country with the National Literacy Mission evincing interest in it and inviting the state authority to share its experiences in Adult education during the Literacy day celebrations in New Delhi. Continue Reading

Brett Lee lauds Ker’s efforts on universal newborn hearing screening

Former Australia cricketer Brett Lee on Saturday lauded Kerala’s efforts to push for universal newborn hearing screening and said it should be mandatory in all hospitals in the state. Continue Reading

No one has tried to settle rape case against son: Kerala CPI(M) State secy

The ruling CPI(M)’s State secretary, Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, Monday said nobody attempted to settle the rape allegation levelled against his son Binoy Kodiyeri by a Mumbai-based woman. Continue Reading

Makara vilakku: 5,000 cops deployed for security in Sabaraimala

The police have stationed more armed companies as reserve forces in Pathanamthitta and Kollam. The units will remain in high operational readiness to be deployed wherever necessary at short notice. Continue Reading