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Padmanabhaswamy temple opens its doors to Yesudas

Padmanabhaswamy temple opens its doors to Yesudas

A meeting of the Executive Committee of the famous Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram has decided to allow veteran playback singer K.J Yesudas to visit the temple on the occasion…

Vehicle owners can afford to pay for fuel: Alphons

Vehicle owners can afford to pay for fuel: Alphons

Vehicle owners are people who are “not starving” and can afford to pay for petrol, Union minister Alphons Kannanthanam said, defending the fuel price hike. He said the tax was…

9-yr-old cancer patient found HIV+ after blood transfusion

9-yr-old cancer patient found HIV+ after blood transfusion

A 9-year-old girl suffering from blood cancer has tested positive for HIV allegedly after getting a transfusion of infected blood, the police said. The girl was being treated at the…

Hi-tech thief ‘Bunty Chor’ attempts suicide

Hi-tech thief ‘Bunty Chor’ attempts suicide

Devinder Singh alias ‘Bunty Chor’, considered a skilled conman and who is undergoing imprisonment on charges of burglary, allegedly attempted to commit suicide in the jail. ‘Bunty Chor’, lodged in…

Cancer clinic for domestic animals in Kerala

Cancer clinic for domestic animals in Kerala

An alarming increase of cancer cases among domestic animals has prompted the Kerala Animal Husbandry Department to open an diagnostic oncology centre for its early detection and research. The research…

Kerala journalists condemn killing of Gauri Lankesh

Kerala journalists condemn killing of Gauri Lankesh

Media personnel took out a march and raised slogans condemning the killing of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru. The 55-year-old Kannada journalist-activist, known for her left-leaning outlook and forthright…

Uber-hire launched in T’puram

Uber-hire launched in T’puram

With a view to expanding its network, Uber India, ride-services company, announced the launch of Uber-hire in Thiruvananthapuram city. With Uber-hire, riders can book longer duration trips for day-long meetings,…

K.M Abraham is new Kerala Chief Secretary

K.M Abraham is new Kerala Chief Secretary

Kerala Cabinet has decided to appoint K.M Abraham as the new Chief Secretary. Abraham is currently serving as Additional Chief Secretary (Finance). The cabinet has also decided to appoint outgoing…

HC expunges adverse remarks against K.K Shailaja

HC expunges adverse remarks against K.K Shailaja

The Kerala High Court expunged adverse observations made by a judge against state Health Minister K.K Shailaja in connection with the appointment of members to the state child rights panel.…

Demand for K.K Shailaja’s resignation continues

Demand for K.K Shailaja’s resignation continues

The Congress-led opposition in Kerala continued to demand the resignation of Minister for Health and Social Justice, K.K Shailaja over her nepotism charge. The row pertains to the appointment of…