Kerala to receive extremely heavy rain; red alert issued in 6 districts

Kerala has issued red alert in six districts from 18 July as India Meterological Department has predicted extremely heavy rains for the State from 18 to 20 July. Continue Reading

Kerala CM announces Rs 25 lakh aid to slain jawan’s family

Kerala Chief Minister today announced that the family of V V Vasanth Kumar, one of the CRPF personnel killed in the Pulwama suicide attack in Jammu and Kashmir, would get a financial assistance of Rs 25 lakh – Rs 15 lakh to his wife and 10 lakh to his mother. Continue Reading

Kerala civic by-polls: CPIM wins 16 of 30 seats, BJP fails miserably

In the by-polls conducted for various local bodies across Kerala, the ruling CPI(M)-led LDF yesterday bagged 16 out of the 30 seats. The Congress-led UDF won 12 seats. But the BJP failed to win any seat.  Continue Reading

TDB stands with Kerala govt on Sabarimala issue: Padmakumar

Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) President A Padmakumar on Friday said the TDB stands by the government which protects Sabarimala, other temples and the Board and denied reports of him quitting. He further claimed the issue involving the Devaswom Commissioner was misinterpreted by the media. Continue Reading

Kerala woman claims to have entered Sabarimala temple

A Kerala woman, aged 36-year-old, claimed on Wednesday she has offered prayers at the Lord Ayyappa shrine in Sabarimala. Continue Reading