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‘Premalekhanam’ play completes 1000 stage performances

‘Premalekhanam’ play completes 1000 stage performances

‘Premalekhanam’, a play based on the humorous novel by renowned Malayalam writer late Vaikom Muhammed Basheer, has completed 1000 stage performances. Among those in the audience who had gathered to…

Kerala govt gives nod for Kochi Metro phase II extension

Kerala govt gives nod for Kochi Metro phase II extension

The Kerala government on Wednesday gave the nod for extension of phase II of Kochi Metro from Jawaharlal Nehru stadium to Infopark, which is estimated to cost Rs. 2,577 crore.…

‘Attukal Pongala’ fest gives fresh hopes to homeless

‘Attukal Pongala’ fest gives fresh hopes to homeless

Lakh of bricks, abandoned by devotees after annual ‘Attukal Pongala’, one of world’s largest all-women religious event, will soon turn out to be construction material for homeless people in Thiruvananthapuram.…

Prisoners to be allowed to participate in organ donation

Prisoners to be allowed to participate in organ donation

The Kerala government decided to permit prisoners in state jails to donate their organs to needy relatives. Necessary changes in jail rules will be incorporated to enable prisoners to donate…

IUML women’s wing leader praises BJP; draws party’s ire

IUML women’s wing leader praises BJP; draws party’s ire

Kerala unit IUML women’s wing chief Kamarunnisa Anwar has triggered a controversy by lavishing praise on the BJP, prompting senior League leaders to seek an explanation from her. Speaking after…

RSS accuses CPI(M) cadres of vandalising Kerala office

RSS accuses CPI(M) cadres of vandalising Kerala office

Accusing the ruling CPI(M) of vandalising its office in Kerala, the RSS alleged that a group of armed workers of the Left party attacked its premises and destroyed property. Barely…

Brain death certification comes under govt scanner in Kerala

Brain death certification comes under govt scanner in Kerala

The Kerala government has made the presence of government doctors mandatory for the certification of brain stem deaths in the state hospitals. As per new guidelines, the presence of at…

Drug abuse on rise in Kerala: Excise Commissioner

Drug abuse on rise in Kerala: Excise Commissioner

Abuse of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances has increased manifold in Kerala following the closure of liquor outlets in the past two years, a top Excise official said. State Excise…

‘The Mahabharata’ to be India’s biggest ever motion picture

‘The Mahabharata’ to be India’s biggest ever motion picture

UAE-based Indian businessman is investing Rs 1,000 crore to produce India’s biggest ever motion picture, ‘The Mahabharata’. This magnum opus is being directed by noted ad man and advertising film…

Kerala HC orders CBI probe into Kalabhavan Mani’s death

Kerala HC orders CBI probe into Kalabhavan Mani’s death

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the death of actor Kalabhavan Mani. Mani’s wife Nimmy and his brother R.L.V Ramakrishnan have…

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