Thrikkakara needs to witness political face-off, not sympathy, says KV Thomas

Thrikkakara needs to witness political face-off, not sympathy, says KV Thomas

Kochi: KV Thomas said the declaration of Congress candidate for Thrikkara was done without deliberations. Instead of sympathy, political affairs have to play a pivotal role in the election for Thrikkakara constituency. KV Thomas told Mathrubhumi News that he would be in the constituency to discuss about development. He informed that he had not been […]

Unique thandaper to curb land scams to be inaugurated on May 16 by Chief Minister in Kalpetta

Unique thandaper to curb land scams to be inaugurated on May 16 by Chief Minister in Kalpetta

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Unique thandaper introduced by the State Revenue Department to curb land scams and to prevent fraudulent land transactions by concealing information will come into effect on May 16. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will inaugurate this in Kalpetta. The properties of a landowner, irrespective of location of his/her land holdings in the state, will then […]

Centre planning to introduce satellite-based toll system; FASTags and toll plazas could disappear

Centre planning to introduce satellite-based toll system; FASTags and toll plazas could disappear

NEW DELHI: The Centre is likely to introduce a satellite toll system that charges only the distance travelled on the national highway instead of the current system of collecting tolls for the distance from one toll plaza to the next. FASTags and toll plazas will be discontinued. Instead, the distance travelled on the national highway […]

Thrikkakara by-election on May 31, counting on June 3

Thrikkakara by-election on May 31, counting on June 3

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India has scheduled the by-election to the Thrikkakara assembly constituency for May 31. The votes will be counted on June 3. The election notification will be released on Wednesday. Candidates can submit their nominations till May 11. Scrutiny is on May 12. The candidates can withdraw the nominations till […]

Student dies of food poisoning; three children in ICU, inspections will be carried out at shawarma outlets in the state

Student dies of food poisoning; three children in ICU, inspections will be carried out at shawarma outlets in the state

KASARGOD: The Food safety department has been directed to conduct a statewide inspection following a student’s death due to food poisoning after consuming shawarma. The inspection will be carried out at Shawarma outlets. The main aspects to be checked is whether the shop is licensed, cleanliness, the meat used and mayonnaise. 16-year old Devananda the […]

NCW writes again to Kerala chief secretary to release findings of Hema Committee report

NCW writes again to Kerala chief secretary to release findings of Hema Committee report

New Delhi: The National Commission for Women has written to the state chief secretary to share the findings and recommendations of the Justice Hema Committee report with the public. Hema Committee studied the problems faced by women actors in the Malayalam film industry. Chairperson Rekha Sharma sent a ‘reminder’ to Dr VP Joy to release […]

Hema Committee: Releasing recommendations by hiding serious matters not enough: WCC

Hema Committee: Releasing recommendations by hiding serious matters not enough: WCC

Thiruvananthapuram: Women in Cinema Collective (WCC) released the letter submitted to minister P Rajeeve on the Justice Hema Committee report. Releasing the recommendations of the Hema Committee by hiding other serious matters is not enough, it said in the letter submitted on January 21. It added that the case studies (by avoiding the name of […]