Kerala seeks special COVID package from Centre as 10 lakh NRIs return home due to job loss

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government has sought a special COVID-19 package from Centre as 10 lakh expats have returned to the southern state due to job loss. Around 14 lakh expatriates…

7,316 Covid deaths in Kerala fudged: Congress

Thiruvananthapuram: Almost a month after Kerala State Health Minister Veena George promised to come out with a list of Covid deaths following Congress-led UDF allegation that the deaths were being…

Kerala tightens lockdown curbs following increase in COVID TPR

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday (July 23) announced further tightening of restrictions in the State with an increase in the Covid Test Positivity Rate (TPR) in the…

Heavy rainfall expected in Kerala, IMD notifies orange alert for various districts

New Delhi: Heavy rainfall is expected in Kerala for Thursday (July 22) and Friday (July 23), prompting the India Meteorological Department (IMD) to issue an orange alert for the districts…

Kalamassery bus burning: NIA special court Ernakulam convicts, sentences terrorist

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a supplementary charge sheet before a special court in Kerala’s Ernakulam district against a member of the CPI-Maoist for his alleged…

Wholly uncalled for: Supreme Court on Kerala govt’s Bakrid relaxations amid COVID

Bakrid The apex court also warned that it will take action if the easing of curbs leads to further spread of the virus. “We direct the Kerala government to give heed…

IMA urges Kerala to withdraw order easing COVID-19 curbs ahead of Bakrid

New Delhi: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Sunday asked the Kerala government to withdraw its decision to ease COVID-19 restrictions ahead of Bakrid, terming it “unwarranted and inappropriate” at…

Kerala amends Dowry Prohibition rules, appoints district officers to end menace

Thiruvananthapuram: In view of increasing complaints of dowry harassment in the state, the Kerala government has amended its Dowry Prohibition rules to appoint ‘dowry prohibition officers’ in all 14 districts…

Kerala relaxes COVID lockdown restrictions due to Bakrid, clothing, jewellery shops to open till 8 pm

New Delhi: The Kerala government has decided to ease the COVID lockdown restrictions on July 18, 19 and 20 in view of Bakrid which falls on July 21. The state…

Exclusive: Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan asks youth to stop using degree for dowry, end atrocities against women

New Delhi: Days after a series of dowry deaths rocked Kerala and kicked up a heated debate on the menace, Governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Wednesday observed a fast to…