A total of 60 cities in now part of the project of which Kochi is the only city from India.
Speaking to the media here, Surendran said that he suspects a conspiracy behind what happened.
In an article, State CPI-M secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan wrote that Mani's party is one which has a base and with a following.
Leader of Opposition Ramesh Chennithala told the media on Friday that this peculiar situation has arisen because, during the Covid-19 lockdown, the electricity meter readers of the Kerala State Electricity Board were not able to reach the homes of the consumers to take the reading and give the bill.
From shooting his first short film on a point and shoot camera to having his 'Lost' screened at the Quindici short film festival in Italy in 2017 to his to be released movie Koma, Kochi based film-maker Sanjay Sreenivas has come a long way. In a pre-release interview with The Woke Journal, Sanjay opens up about Koma, to be released tonight and his journey as a film-maker.
Of the new cases, 53 were those came from abroad, while 27 were those who came from within the country. The remaining 11 were locals and included a health professional.
This issue surfaced after a RTI query revealed that not a single rupee has been deposited in the CMDRF account.
In a Facebook post, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said 133 fresh cases were registered. Of this, 80 came from abroad, 43 from within the country, nine were local infectees and one health professional, he posted.
For the past two weeks, the state has reported over 100 Covid-19 positive cases daily.
This position is contradictory to the statement made by the lone Keralite Union Minister of State for External Affairs V. Muraleedharan who said if the state government insists then flights will have to be cancelled, adding that no other state is putting up such a demand.
State Health Minister K.K. Shailaja, who is currently in isolation like Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and six other ministers, said that at present there are 18,123 people who are positive, while 33,828 have been cured of the disease.
A bench headed by U.U. Lalit said the administrative committee will manage the temple affairs while the district judge of Thiruvananthapuram will be the chairperson of the committee.
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In a statement, she said 19 persons were admitted to different state hospitals, of which nine have since been discharged.
The first stop was at Kozhikode, late Thursday and then at Ernakulam and it arrived in the state capital at 5.10 a.m. on Friday.
Khan has sought appropriate action on the letter. It was on Tuesday night after the fire that broke out at the general administration department (GAD) at the Secretariat that Chennithala inspected the spot.
The court will hear the plea on Friday.
As many as 35,247 people have recovered from the disease so far in Kerala, including 1,419 patients who tested negative on Friday, Health Minister KK Shailaja said in a statement here.
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The bench gave this direction based on two petitions seeking action against political parties violating the COVID guidelines.
This concern was expressed at the Synod (meeting of the bishops of the Church) get together that ended on Tuesday night and the blame was put on the police for not doing an effective policing job to curb this menace.
"For the time being, we have decided to leave. But we will return," Desai told the media after coming out of the Police Commissioner's office, where she was holed up since early morning.
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According to state Health Minister K.K. Shailaja, the patient had kidney and breathing issues.
This new order will become applicable from June 20.
Sivakumar was a Minister in the cabinet of Oommen Chandy (2011-16). Sivakumar said this is "nothing but settling political scores".
The plane skidded off the runway as it landed on its second attempt amid heavy rain, plunged 35 feet into the valley below, and broke into two pieces.
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The session was earlier slated to be convened on July 27 but was called off for more reasons than one.
The cabinet meeting was chaired by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
This is the eighth successive day when the number of cases on a single day crossed 100.
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Sivasankar was Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and Information Technology Secretary before he was removed from the posts after the racket came to light.
Kollam: One of the sub-collector in Kollam district who skipped his 14day quarantine has now been traced back to his hometown in Uttar Pradesh. Though...
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...
The Supreme Court is already seized of the matter with more than 60 petitions challenging the law and a hearing on the matter is scheduled on January 22.
The nominations were filed before the Secretary of the Kerala Legislative Assembly.
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According to the CBI, the charge sheet mentions about 130 witnesses, 112 documents and the weapons used in the assault.
The public is advised not to fall prey to such activities.
Though Ernakulam has been a Congress stronghold for a while now, the margin of victory for its candidate fell to 4,000 this time from the previous 21,000.
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The Perumbavoor Police has registered a case. Five people have been charged and a probe has begun.
Earlier in the day, Khan said he was not a rubber stamp and would apply his mind. Khan was reacting to the media after reports surfaced that he refused to sign an ordinance approved by the Kerala cabinet to increase the number of members in local bodies.
Reacting to her termination, Fathima said she would seek legal recourse.
"The day saw 722 people turn COVID positive and it included 481 local infectees. Thiruvananthapuram district is seeing a huge spike as 339 positive cases are there. The state today has 84 clusters where there are cases, of which 10 are large clusters," said Vijayan.
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The latest death reported was a capital city resident, who was under treatment for cardiac and breathing issues for long.
Of the total 1,79,107 electorate, 1,27,939 cast their vote on Monday to decide the fate of 13 candidates.
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In the past what one has seen is, whenever the governor has any opposition to any statements in the address that he reads, that portion is not read.
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His statements come at a time when five Kerala Assembly constituencies are to elect its new legislator on Monday.
"Last night around 9.30 p.m., my child suffered breathing problems and had to be rushed to the nearby hospital," said a local resident.
The award will be presented at the third edition of the Mathrubhumi International Festival of Letters (MBIFL) in Thuruvanathapuram from January 30-February 2, 2020, the newspaper's Joint MD Shreyams Kumar said at a glittering event here.
Joseph, who headed the diaspora ministry for five years from 2011-16 told IANS that all what Vijayan has done is nothing but rhetoric and when the time came to really act, Vijayan has badly faltered, especially the way the diaspora was being handled when the pandemic struck.
Even as the noisy scenes continued in the Assembly, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan remained non-committal over the Opposition demand.
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Leader of Opposition and senior Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala said that everyone knows Vijayan's role in the case.
"My role is to see that the state works according to the rules, I'm not claiming supremacy," said Khan while addressing an impromptu press conference in New Delhi.
According to the police, the incident took place on Sunday afternoon, when the aged woman was at her friend's house, close by her home.
According to the rules, the new set of local bodies should be in office latest by November and the Election Commission has expressed its intent to use new models to conduct the polls given that the number of Covid cases is rising in the state.
The National Investigation Agency, which has since taken over the probe, told the court hearing her anticipatory bail plea that she had a role to play in the racket and strongly opposed the bail.
PwC was selected by the Kerala government to prepare a detailed project report of Rs 4.500 crore for 3,000 e-buses. The contract was given in August 2019.
Built at a cost of Rs 42 crore during the Oommen Chandy regime, the 750-metre flyover was supposed to serve for over 100 years. It was opened in October 2016. But as it started crumbling, it was shut for traffic within three years.
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With this, Kochi would also become the first city in the country to integrate water transport as a feeder service to the metro.
Khan who was going out of the state met the media and said that he will not allow the collapse of the Constitutional machinery in the state.
Online classes have been enabled through state-owned KITE-Victers Channel to benefit about 4.5 million students from Class 1 to 12 of state syllabus schools.
A yellow alert means people and authorities have to be cautious as heavy rainfall can be expected. Only the capital district has been left out from the yellow alert on Monday.
State Health Minister K.K. Shailaja said that 903 new COVID cases were reported in the state on Wednesday.
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The ban will be lifted on the midnight of July 31.
Jaleel allegedly received kits for distribution from the UAE consulate during Ramzan and also a copy of the Holy Quran, both of which are a violation of protocol.
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On Saturday, the body of her son Dinesh was among the five retrieved from under the debris. As the men, who were toiling to dig out the victims, were taking Dinesh's body to a waiting vehicle, Manjula wept inconsolably.
Pathu (110) thus became the oldest Covid patient to recover in the state.
Vijayan said that there are 62 fresh positive cases on Friday, of which 33 came from abroad and 23 from outside the state.
In the past four days, new cases have gone past the 100-mark taking the total to 516 positive cases.
According to sources, Vijayan was at the receiving end after three politburo members came down heavily on him in the manner in which the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) was invoked against two young CPI-M workers in Kozhikode early this month.