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Tiger population increased in Kerala says Tiger census 2019

Wayanad:The Western Ghat landscape of Kerala has 190 tigers, up from 46 in 2006. This has been revealed in the tiger census conducted last...

“Ladies only?,” apparently not!

Kochi:It was on November 2018, that Indian railways took a decision to remove 'ladies only' coaches from long-distance trains. Instead, it was decided that...

Houseboats to be introduced from Marine Drive

Kochi: Houseboats which were seen so far in Alappuzha would soon start cruising from Marine Drive of Kochi, all thanks to Empire Greenix and DTPC...

“If you do not want to hear Jai Shree Ram, go...

Thiruvananthapuram: A day after 49 prominent citizens wrote to Prime Minister over the incidents of hate crimes in the country, a Kerala BJP leader has...

Poet Attoor Ravi Varma passed away

Thrissur: Renowned poet and translator of Malayalam literature, Attoor Ravi Varma passed away on Friday. He was 88 years old. Ravi Varma was being treated...

Friendly Bus initiative to ensure a smooth ride for students

Kochi: Are you a student in Kochi who is dependent on private buses for travel? Are you repeatedly ill-treated by the workers on the bus?...

Hindu outfits protests, Mar Athanasius College withdraws magazine

Kothamangalam: Mar Athanasius college was forced to withdraw its annual magazine "Ana Kera Mala, Aadu Kera Mala, Aayiram Kaanthari Poothirangi," following protests from Hindu outfits. The...

Glorifying Brahmins; High court judge’s speech becomes controversial

Kochi: Justice V Chitambaresh, a sitting judge of the Kerala High Court, recently courted controversy by glorifying brahmins and their virtues, reported India Today.In his...

Kerala is the first state, having Space tech park

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government will set up the country’s first space technology park at Thiruvananthapuram. This project aimed to make the city a manufacturing hub...

Waiting for his safe return, says the family of Kerala...

Kalamassery: We are hoping for his safe return, said Pappachan father of Dijo Pappachan, the sailor who is one among the 3 Keralites who is...

Kochi: Collector orders steps to check water logging

Kochi: Ernakulam district collector S.Suhas, on Sunday, visited Mulavakkuad road along with a delegation of officials to look at the complaints of local residents and...

Heavy rainfall; Red Alert declared in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) issued red warning to various districts until Monday due to heavy rains, which has lashed Kerala for the past three...

Deplorable condition of road at Kalamassery

Kalamassery: The road which was boasted to have build in the same quality of that of a National Highway, at Kalamassery Major Industrial Estate is...

Flyover Works to Resume at Vyttila, Issues Sorted

Vyttila: Work on the Vyttila flyover resumed on Friday, after assurance from Public Works Minister, G. Sudhakaran. The work was halted for an indefinite period...

RIIFT to radicalise online fashion industry

Kochi: Are you a home-maker interested in fashion? Are you a budding entrepreneur? RIIFT would then be the platform that you are looking for. All...

Students’ unrest at Polytechnic College

Kochi: KSU activists of Kalamassery Government Polytechnic College laid siege to the principal's office demanding action against students belonging to SFI for mentally harassing a...

HC asks for round-the-clock vigil at Marine Drive walkway

Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Monday asked for round the clock police surveillance at Marine Drive Walkway. The surveillance is intended to stop waste...

Student stabbed in clash at T’puram University College, SFI unit to...

Trivandrum: Akhil Chandran, a third-year undergraduate student was stabbed in a clash at University College, Trivandrum on Friday. He has been admitted to Medical college...

‘Q-Loid’, state’s first queer film festival on Saturday

Kochi: Kochi is all set to host state's first-ever queer film festival on Saturday. The festival titled "Q-loid" is organised by Queerala, in association with...

Helmet made compulsory for back seat passengers, Kochi responds

Kochi: As per the direction of the Road Safety Committee, appointed by Supreme Court, pillion rider now has to wear a helmet while travelling. Seat...

Petrol price hike affect the life of common man

Kochi:The petrol price hike has severely affected the lives of common people. Yesterday central govt. had again increased the price of petrol by rupees...

AMMA to amend its by-laws; will form Internal Complaints Cell

Kochi: The Association of Malayalam Movie Actors (AMMA) will witness a structural change and had decided to form an Internal Complaints Committee (ICC). The decision...

Mumbai Police Issues Lookout Notice Against Binoy Kodiyeri

Mumbai/ Trivandrum: Mumbai police had issued a lookout circular against Binoy Kodiyeri, the elder son of CPM leader Kodiyeri Balakrishnan on Wednesday(26th June).  Binoy was...

Patwardhan’s ‘Vivek’ denied permission by I&B Ministry to screen at IDSFFK

Trivandrum: Anand Patwardhan's documentary 'Vivek' (Reason) was denied permission to be screened at the ongoing International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala (IDSFFK) by...

Distress calls from Kerala’s celebrated ‘marine army’: Story of Chellanam, TWJ...

Chellanam:Roseline 42, and her 86-year old mother were alone in her house the day sea turned rough. She realised that sea water was entering...

KSRTC bus collides with concrete mixing unit, catches fire in Kottarakkara

Kottarakara:In a major accident, a KSRTC (Kerala State Road Transport Corporation) bus, collided with a concrete mixing unit and caught fire in Kottarakkara in...

Woman Constable killed after traffic policeman sets her on fire in...

Alappuzha: A lady constable was killed after she was set on fire today afternoon allegedly by a traffic police personnel who poured petrol on her....

Installation of Geobags continues at Chellanam, residents unhappy

Chellanam:Chellanam, a coastal village in the outskirts of Kochi which is facing one of the worst brunts of sea erosion, gets temporary relief as...

Is ‘Jain (Deemed-to-be-University)’ following UGC Guidelines in Kerala? TWJ Investigates

Kochi: For the past few weeks, the Kochi edition of major newspapers carried full-page advertisement of Jain (Deemed to be University), Kochi. The hoardings at...

Kerala CM Assures Probe Into Nipah’s Second Outbreak

Cochin: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarai Vijayan said on Thursday, a detailed study is needed to find the reason behind the second outbreak of Nipah...

Rahul Gandhi’s three day visit to Kerala begins today

Wayanad: Congress president Rahul Gandhi visits Kerala’s Wayanad today, on a three-day trip, to thank his constituency Wayanad for electing him to the Parliament....

Monsoon in Kerala likely to be delayed by a Week

New Delhi: It seems like Kerala has to wait a week further to see the rain hit the ground. The Meteorological Department of India on...

Critically Ill Patient Denied Treatment, Died in Kerala

Trivandrum:Kerala witnesses a tragic death of an old man, caused by the inactive treatment of hospitals. A critically ill patient, on Wednesday, died after...

Nipah Case; Condition of The Patient Improves, Six Await test result

Cochin: The Condition of the college student being treated for the Nipah Virus is stable, while six others have been kept under watch at the...

Nipah Virus: 311 Persons Under Observation in Kerala

Cochin:As it is confirmed that the student from Ernakulam has been infected with Nipah Virus, 311 persons are under observation for Nipah fever, the...

Congress Expelled Abdullakutty for Praising PM Modi

Trivandrum: The Kerala Congress on Monday expelled its leader A.P. Abdullakutty for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi for NDA's massive victory in the recent Lok...

Kerala Youth Kevin Joseph was Forcibly Drowned, Says Forensic Report

Kottayam:Kevin Joseph, a youth in Kerala's Kottayam, who died last year in a suspected case of honour killing, was forcibly drowned in a stream...

Kerala Woman Gets Chemotherapy After Wrong Cancer Diagnosis

Kottayam:A 38-year-old woman in Kerala’s Kottayam undergone chemotherapy after being wrongly diagnosed with breast cancer, at the Kottayam Government Medical College Hospital. Now she...

Nipah Virus: All you need to know

Cochin:It has been confirmed that a 23-year-old student who had been admitted to a private hospital in Ernakulam on May 30, has contracted the...

Nipah hits Kerala again; government all set to fight

Cochin:As it is confirmed that the 23-year-old student, treated for high fever in a hospital at Cochin is affected by the Nipah virus, the...