Thiruvananthapuram: MDMK leader Vaiko on Thursday thanked Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan for the Rs 10 lakh financial assistance to the family of Murugan, who has been killed in a road mishap. Vaiko called Vijayan over phone and informed him of Tamil Nadu's gratitude over the gesture, aMore
Published 17-Aug-2017 22:21 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala assembly on Thursday uanimously adopted the Kerala State Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017, replacing an ordinance promulgated in this regard to facilitate implemention of the new tax regime from July last. Winding up the discussion, Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac saidMore
Published 17-Aug-2017 20:37 IST
Hyderabad: A pattern is "visible" on 'love jihad' in Kerala, Union minister Kiren Rijiju said on Thursday and added that the Supreme Court's order has "given some kind of legitimacy" to the NIA probe into the matter. The apex court had on Wednesday ordered the NIA to probe a case of conversion andMore
Published 17-Aug-2017 20:35 IST
Kochi: The venue is not the Marine Drive where the controversial 'Kiss of Love' protests occurred or the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium where the home team Kerala Blasters routed the visiting team that invited crowds in such a large number. An inaugural event of a not-so-heard mobileMore
Published 17-Aug-2017 16:54 IST | Updated 17:42 IST
Thiruvanathapuram: Kerala Assembly Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan, on Thursday, warned P C George, MLA, that he would take whatever action was possible against the legislator, if he continued to make "insensitive" remarks against the actress who was abducted and sexually assaulted in a car in Kochi inMore
Published 17-Aug-2017 13:39 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Amid controversy over the implementation of the Athirappally hydel project, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday batted for it but maintained that government would strive for a consensus before going ahead. "The 163 MW project has been conceived in such a way thatMore
Published 17-Aug-2017 17:07 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: The Palakkad collector, whose orders were defied by RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat by hoisting the national flag at an aided school, has been transferred with the chief minister on Thursday maintaining it was a routine exercise. The collector's orders were apparently based on theMore
Published 17-Aug-2017 16:53 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday hailed the Centre's decision to regulate the 'Blue Whale Challenge' game and urged people to alert authorities about the existence of related links and hashtags in cyber space. In a Facebook post, he also expressed happinessMore
Published 16-Aug-2017 19:06 IST
Hyderabad: Senior CPI-M leader Brinda Karat has pitched for legal backing to menstrual leave for women employees, amid a debate on the issue. She said that an employer should be legally bound to give menstrual leave to women employees.
Published 16-Aug-2017 15:46 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Though the central government has issued notices to the internet majors to remove the links pertaining to the Blue Whale game, a suicidal online game, news of multiple deaths due to the game are reported from Kerala. Anu, mother of 16-year old Manoj, who hung himself on July 26More
Published 16-Aug-2017 13:59 IST
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a National Investigation Agency (NIA) probe into the conversion and marriage of Hadiya Shafeen in 2016. Justice R.V. Ravindran, a retired judge of the apex court, will supervise the investigation. Ordering the probe, a bench of Chief Justice JagdishMore
Published 16-Aug-2017 12:41 IST | Updated 12:55 IST
New Delhi: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has condemned the CPI (M)-led Kerala government's order on unfurling the national flag at schools alleged to prevent the RSS chief to unfurl the flag at an aided school in Palakkad district on Tuesday. Bhagwat, however, hoisted the tricolour defyingMore
Published 16-Aug-2017 07:23 IST
Kasaragod: At least 19 people have been injured in a clash between Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) and BJP-RSS activists, which broke out after a DYFI rally on Tuesday evening at a village, the police said. The incident occurred at Mavvungal village around 4 pm after stones have beenMore
Published 16-Aug-2017 07:07 IST
Palakkad (Kerala) : RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday unfurled the national flag at a school here defying a district administration order that only elected representatives, school authorities or government officials could hoist the tricolour at the government-aided institution. Palakkad DistrictMore
Published 15-Aug-2017 14:42 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Tuesday urged people to defeat any attempt to "poison and dilute" the idea of nationalism in the country, "which has evolved through diversity, secularism and democratic values". In his address after unfurling the national flag at theMore
Published 15-Aug-2017 14:17 IST
Kochi: Indira Gandhi had the capacity to carry three generations of Congress workers and leaders with her, senior party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Monday, lamenting none of its protagonists could that now. "I can say only this... she (Indira Gandhi) had the capacity to carry three generationsMore
Published 15-Aug-2017 07:41 IST
Thrissur: BJP chief Amit Shah will take part in a 'padayatra' from Payyannur in Kannur district to Thiruvananthapuram from September 7 to highlight the political violence "unleashed" by the ruling CPI(M) in Kerala, the party said on Monday. Besides Shah, Union ministers, and chief ministers of BJPMore
Published 15-Aug-2017 07:16 IST
Kochi: The Southern Naval Command (SNC) on Tuesday celebrated the 71st Independence Day with a ceremonial parade reviewed by Vice Admiral A R Karve, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Naval Command. The Admiral had earlier paid floral tributes at the War Memorial for departed shipmate
Published 15-Aug-2017 16:57 IST | Updated 18:57 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Women's Commission on Monday suo moto registered a case against MLA P C George for his 'unsavoury' remarks against a south Indian actress, who was allegedly abducted and molested by a gang in her car in February.
Published 14-Aug-2017 21:23 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Vital parts of fire fighting equipment kept in the Kerala Assembly complex and the Legislators' Hostel have been reported missing, an official said on Monday. Confirming reports about the missing equipment, the official, attached to the assembly, said that a preliminary probe hasMore
Published 14-Aug-2017 18:37 IST

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