All possible steps initiated to rescue stranded fishermen: CM

All possible steps initiated to rescue stranded fishermen: CM

            Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government has initiated all possible steps to rescue fishermen stranded in rough sea off the state coast due to cyclone ‘Ockhi’, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today said.Talking to reporters here after a meeting that reviewed the situation, he said though the exact number of stranded fishermen was […]

Veteran CPI leader E. Chandrasekharan Nair passes away

Veteran CPI leader E. Chandrasekharan Nair passes away

            Veteran Communist Party of India leader and former Minister E. Chandrasekharan Nair died here on Wednesday morning.He was admitted to Sree Chitra Institute of Medical Sciences following a chest congestion. He was 89. He was first elected to the Assembly in 1957 when the first Communist government headed by […]

Hadiya ‘still’ struggling for her ‘freedom’

Hadiya ‘still’ struggling for her ‘freedom’

Salem ; [India] November 29 (ANI): Kerala woman Hadiya, who has been at the centre of love jihad controversy, on Wednesday said she asked for freedom from the Supreme Court but she was still not free. Speaking to media outside the Sivaraj Homeopathic medical college here, Hadiya said, “I am asking for basic rights that every Indian citizen has. It has nothing to do […]

American wins India’s tourism award for writing on Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram : American journalist Stephanie Pearson’s feature on Kerala “The Great Heaven” has won India’s National Tourism Award for travel writing. After the Ministry of Tourism of India announced the award, Pearson reacted on her Twitter handle @stephanieapears saying, “I’m honoured to receive this.” Pearson’s travel feature is a snapshot on Kerala’s rollicking palm-fringed beaches, […]

Kerala Anti-Corruption Body To Closely Watch Religious Conversions Involving Money

Thiruvananthapuram:  The Vigilance and Anti-corruption Bureau of Kerala is mulling bringing religious conversions, involving financial benefits, under its scanner. Vigilance and Anti-corruption Bureau or VACB director and DGP Jacob Thomas said that the agency was looking into the matter. “Definitely, the conversions that have taken place with the offer of money will come under the ambit […]

Donald Trump, Modi speaking in one language against Muslims: Kanhaiya Kumar

Kozhikkodu: JNU student union leader Kanhaiya Kumar on Monday alleged that US Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi were speaking in one language against “Muslims and other minorities”. “Both are speaking against Muslims. In America, Trump says Muslims and Blacks should go out and in India, Modi’s leadership is also speaking […]

Vigilance Court orders quick verification against Oommen​ Chandy

Thirssur: A special vigilance court in Thrissur on Monday ordered quick verification against Congress leader and former Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy on a complaint by a BJP activist alleging irregularities in appointments to Palakkad Government Medical College. Former tourism minister A P Anil Kumar will also face a probe by the inquiry commission and […]