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Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan writes to PM, seeks additional oxygen

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting additional liquid medical oxygen (LMO) for the state in view of...

Kerala reports 41,971 cases; pathogen strain more virulent, says CM Vijayan | India News

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: With Kerala’s positive cases touching nearly 42,000 on Saturday and over four lakh people undergoing treatment for the virus, the Kerala government decided to...

BJP loses lone seat in Kerala;’Metroman’ E Sreedharan, state president K Surendran fail

The BJP-NDA, which fought the April 6 assembly polls with the fancy claim of winning at least 35 seats in Kerala,on Sunday came a cropper...

Kerala election result: In Kerala’s win, Pinarayi Vijayan gives CPI(M) lease of life it needed the most

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan (75), the communist stalwart, turned Kerala’s electoral history on its head with a re-election for the LDF regime. The coastal state...

Assembly election results: Stage set for counting of votes in 4 states, Puducherry | India News

NEW DELHI: The Election Commission has made elaborate arrangements for counting of votes on May 2 for assembly polls in four states and Union Territory...

South awaits vaccine supply timelines to fix launch dates

Five major southern states will be able to kick off the vaccination campaign for people in the 18-44 year age group only after a week...

Inoculation 3.0: South waiting for supply timeline from vaccine makers before committing to launch date

Five major southern states will be able to kick-off the vaccination campaign for people in the 18-44 year age group only after a week or...

Election to 3 RS seats in Kerala to be held on April 30: EC

The Election Commission (EC) on Monday declared that polls to the three Rajya Sabha seats from Kerala falling vacant later this month will be held...

Kerala polls peaceful, parties hit back at each other over Sabarimala

Kerala recorded a turnout of 74.04% in the polls for the state assembly on Tuesday that was largely peaceful. Only a few minor incidents were...

Comrades debate over ‘Captain’ title | India News

KOZHIKODE: CPM strongman P Jayarajan has triggered a debate over the cult of personality in the party. Reflecting the divergent views among CPM leaders over...

Priyanka Gandhi takes on Modi for quoting from Bible at rally | India News

THRISSUR: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for “quoting” from the Bible at a poll rally and nothing for...

Customs to quiz Kerala CPM ex-secretary’s wife | India News

KOCHI: The Customs Commissionerate (Preventive) has served a notice to Vinodini Balakrishnan, wife of former CPM state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, summoning her to its Kochi...

Congress fall in Gujarat civic polls detrimental to democracy: Raut | India News

MUMBAI: With the Congress getting a drubbing in the recent Gujarat municipal polls, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Wednesday said the Congress’s fall in...

Rahul Gandhi sounds poll bugle in Kerala, slams BJP, Left government

The Congress on Tuesday sounded the poll bugle in Kerala with the party organising a mammoth rally in which leader Rahul Gandhi launched a scathing...

India’s first digital university comes up in Kerala | India News

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala took a major step forward in its progress towards a knowledge society with the inauguration of the country’s first Digital University, based in...

16 KSU activists, 5 cops injured in Secretariat clash | India News

THIRUVANTHAPURAM: A protest march taken out by Kerala Students Union (KSU) to the Secretariat in support of the ongoing PSC rank holders’ agitation turned violent...

Northeast’s arms smuggling routes now turn golden

NEW DELHI: Arms smuggling routes are being used to ferry gold into the country and the Northeast region has recorded the highest seizure of the...

Customs arrest suspended IAS officer M Sivasankar in gold smuggling case | India News

KOCHI: The Customs on Tuesday formally arrested suspended IAS officer M Sivasankar in connection with the sensational gold smuggling case. A day after a special...

Kerala: Mutation could be one of the reasons for sudden spike in Covid cases in Kerala: Kerala Guv Arif Mohammed Khan

Kerala governor Arif Mohammed Khan says mutation could be one of the reasons for the sudden spike in Covid-19 cases in the state, despite Kerala’s...

Kerala CM: No need for Jaleel to resign, what’s the case against him? | India News

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday rallied behind beleaguered higher education minister K T Jaleel, asserting there was no need for him to...

Kerala Assembly passes “unanimous resolution” against leasing of Trivandrum airport

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kerala Assembly Monday passed a “unanimous resolution” demanding the withdrawal of Union Cabinet’s decision to lease out the international airport here to Adani...

Not in favour of withdrawing case against Italian marines from SC: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday said it was unfortunate that the trial of the Italian marines, accused of killing two fishermen off...

Coronavirus in Kerala: Focus on rehabilitation of foreign-returned workers: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

The return of lakhs of workers from West Asia is a challenge for Kerala, and rehabilitating those who have lost jobs can effectively work only...

Aligning with central rules, Kerala fixes test and quarantine gaps

NEW DELHI: Kerala is making arrangements to manage the return of thousands of workers from West Asia, beginning Thursday, amid concerns over a likely shortage...

Kerala to test if someone has even one or two Covid-19 symptoms, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said the state has managed to control the Covid-19 spread to a large extent and that steps would now...