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Schemes to tap diaspora investments in Kerala: Vijayan

Schemes to tap diaspora investments in Kerala: Vijayan

Kerala Development Fund and Expatriates Chamber of Commerce (ECC) are some systems to be set in motion by the government to tap investments of NRKs and ensure their support towards…

CBI takes over probe into Jishnu’s death

CBI takes over probe into Jishnu’s death

The CBI has taken over from Kerala police investigation into the ‘unnatural’ death of a college student in Thrissur district in January last year. The Supreme Court had last month…

Make use of expertise of diaspora for state development: Vijayan

Make use of expertise of diaspora for state development: Vijayan

Unveiling a platform for non-resident Keralites, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan pitched for making use of their expertise and investments for the progress of the state. He was delivering the inaugural…

Butterfly Parks to turn ‘eco-monitors’ in Kerala

Butterfly Parks to turn ‘eco-monitors’ in Kerala

A string of butterfly parks, providing natural habitat for beautiful flying insects that is getting endangered, will soon play as ‘eco-monitors’ in Kerala, if everything goes as planned. The state-run…

Tension during march to ‘Kurisumala’

Tension during march to ‘Kurisumala’

A march by the faithful to the ‘Kurisumala’ (Mount of the Cross) in nearby Bonacaud turned violent on Friday leading to lathicharge, the police said. Priests and the faithful under…

Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa shrine to retain its name

Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa shrine to retain its name

The famous hill shrine of Lord Ayyappa in Kerala would continue to be known by the name ‘Sabrimala Sree Dharma Sashtha Temple’ as its management decided to reject its rechristening…

First session of Loka Kerala Sabha from Jan 12

First session of Loka Kerala Sabha from Jan 12

The first session of the two-day Loka Kerala Sabha (LKS), a common platform for Keralites living across the globe, will be held at the Legislative Assembly Complex from January 12.…

Hugging row resolved, says school principal

Hugging row resolved, says school principal

In a relief to a class XII boy student who was suspended for hugging a girl, the management of the school in Thiruvananthapuram revoked the disciplinary action and allowed him…

Hugging row: Tharoor takes initiative to resolve issue

Hugging row: Tharoor takes initiative to resolve issue

The issue of suspension of a class XII boy student by the management of a church-run school in Thiruvananthapuram for hugging a girl is likely to be resolved following the…

Engineering student strangulates mother to death, burns body

Engineering student strangulates mother to death, burns body

A 22-year-old engineering student was on Thursday arrested for allegedly strangulating to death his mother and later burning her body in his house compound in Thiruvananthapuram, police said. The arrested…