Health dept to conduct mass testing; 3.75 lakh people to undergo Covid test on Thursday, Friday

Health dept to conduct mass testing; 3.75 lakh people to undergo Covid test on Thursday, Friday

Thiruvananthapuram: Health Minister Veena George has informed that the health department has issued augmented testing strategy to intensify Covid resistance by identifying the infected people rapidly. The department plans to subject 3.75 lakh people to Covid tests on Thursday and Friday. 1.25 lakh people will be tested on Thursday and 2.5 lakh people will be […]

Shops can remain open till 8 pm, bank transactions on five days, weekend lockdown to continue

Shops can remain open till 8 pm, bank transactions on five days, weekend lockdown to continue

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A review meeting chaired by the chief minister decided to ease lockdown restrictions in the state. The working time of shops has been extended till 8 pm. It was also decided to give customers access to financial institutions including banks for five days. The relaxations are not applicable in areas where the test positivity […]

PM offered all support for development projects in Kerala, says CM

PM offered all support for development projects in Kerala, says CM

New Delhi: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan stated that he had a friendly conversation with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He added that the prime minister supported the development projects of the state and also encouraged the new projects underway. The PM also congratulated the LDF government for retaining power, the chief minister said. Major development projects like Silver […]

Heavy rains predicted in Kerala

Heavy rains predicted in Kerala

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned fishermen not to venture out to the sea off the Kerala, Karnataka and Lakshadweep coast till July 13. An orange alert was issued by the department for four districts Kerala on July 12 and a yellow alert was announced until July 16. Heavy rains are likely to be […]

Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church head Baselios Marthoma Paulose II passes away

Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church head Baselios Marthoma Paulose II passes away

The supreme head of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church of India, Baselios Marthoma Paulose II, passed away in the early hours of Monday. He was 74. He was popularly known as Catholica Bava. He died around 2.35 am at a private hospital in Parumala in Kerala’s Pathanamthitta district while undergoing treatment for post-COVID-19 complications. The […]

Kerala is most investment friendly state, claim that it is not in favour of investment is deliberate move to humiliate: CM Vijayan

Kerala is most investment friendly state, claim that it is not in favour of investment is deliberate move to humiliate: CM Vijayan

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the statement that Kerala is not investment friendly is a planned move to humiliate the state. “It might have been in the interest of the state of Telangana to send an aircraft to receive the Kitex team. But there are serious problems with this. There have been a […]