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UDF govt in Kerala in trouble over land issue

UDF govt in Kerala in trouble over land issue

The Congress-led UDF government in Kerala has run into yet another land controversy, forcing it to amend its earlier order to accept basic tax for 833 acres of land from…

Absconding accused ‘Aadu’ Antony nabbed

Absconding accused ‘Aadu’ Antony nabbed

After a massive manhunt across various states and Nepal for the past three years, Kerala Police arrested an absconding accused, who had stabbed to death a policeman and grievously injured…

Mohiniyattam exponent Kalamandalam Satyabhama no more

Mohiniyattam exponent Kalamandalam Satyabhama no more

Well-known Mohiniyattam dancer and Padmashree-awardee choreographer Kalamandalam Satyabhama died at a private hospital here in Palakkad. She was 77. She died following a brief illness, her family sources said. Known…

Palakkad declared as first HIV/AIDS literate district

Palakkad declared as first HIV/AIDS literate district

Palakkad has been declared as the first complete HIV/AIDS literate district in the state, thanks to the joint initiatives of civic authorities and KESS-HAPPI, a voluntary organisation. In view of…

KSEB launches its 1st solar plant

KSEB launches its 1st solar plant

With an aim to increase the share of power generation from renewable sources, Kerala State Electricity Board Limited (KSEBL) launched its first solar power plant at Kanjikode in Palakkad district.…

Kerala’s first IIT starts functioning at Palakkad

Kerala’s first IIT starts functioning at Palakkad

Scripting a new chapter in the higher education sector in Kerala, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) started functioning from a temporary campus here in Palakkad on Monday. The IIT-P…

Konni incident: Third girl succumbs to injuries; mystery continues

Konni incident: Third girl succumbs to injuries; mystery continues

The girl, who should have helped police unravel the mystery behind the recent missing of her and two other girls, died on Monday after battling for life for a week.…

Konni girls died due to impact of falling off train: Report

Konni girls died due to impact of falling off train: Report

According to the doctors who conducted post-mortem, two girls from Konni who were found dead on a railway track in Palakkad, died due to the impact of falling off the…

Maoists attack forest offices in two places in Kerala

Maoists attack forest offices in two places in Kerala

Suspected Maoists attacked offices of forest department in Palakkad and Wayanad districts in Kerala on Monday early morning. No one was hurt in both the incidents. Billboards and posters allegedly…

BJP chief asks activists to work for capturing power in Kerala

BJP chief asks activists to work for capturing power in Kerala

BJP President Amit Shah asked party workers in Kerala to work with an objective to capture power in the state rather than opening its account in the state assembly by…