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Karnataka bus driver, conductor honoured for helping mentally disturbed woman reach home

August 29, 2019 6:33 pm

The good samaritans were handed over an appreciation letter in a special meeting which took place in Shantinagar on Thursday prior to the commencement of their next trip to Munnar.

Kerala floods: At ground zero of deluge, Idukki remains cut off for third day

August 18, 2018 9:33 am

With rescue and relief workers unable to reach the affected areas, stranded residents have started reporting an acute shortage of provisions. Officials said that hundreds of vehicles, including those of police and rescue workers, are stuck.

Kerala rains HIGHLIGHTS: Centre announces additional relief worth Rs 100 crores, flood loss estimated at Rs 8,316 crores

August 13, 2018 2:33 am

Kerala rains HIGHLIGHTS: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday estimated the preliminary loss, due to the floods, to be around Rs 8,316 crore.

Simply Put: South dams aflush, north drier

August 12, 2018 1:43 pm

Countrywide storage close to average for halfway stage of SW monsoon, east reservoirs too doing well. Out of the 91 reservoirs, 65 currently have more than 80% of normal storage and 26 have below 80%.

Kerala Rains: Why, for only third time, Idukki dam is open

August 12, 2018 1:44 pm

Kerala rains; Even after a discharge of 50 cubic metres per second, the reservoir has continued to rise, and the discharge will be increased to 100 cubic metres per second from 7 am Friday.

Idukki dam shutter opened after 26 years in Kerala following heavy rain

August 09, 2018 1:37 pm

This is the first time that the incessant southwest monsoon, which has caused a series of floods and landslides in several districts of the state, has forced the dam sluice gates to be opened.

Police probe murder angle as four bodies are dug up days after Kerala family went missing

August 01, 2018 4:26 pm

A person, who was involved in helping the police dig the pit, told a local television news channel that he observed injury marks on each of the bodies, pointing to a murder angle to the incident.

NIA arrests accused in 2010 Kerala prof attack case

November 08, 2014 3:15 am

A group of PFI members have been chargesheeted for attacking, chopping off the professor’s hand over a question on the Prophet.

Mullaperiyar: Strike hits normal life in Idukki

May 08, 2014 3:48 pm

The strike was called to express apprehensions of the people over the apex court order.

Lok Sabha polls: Troubled start for Congress in Kerala

March 17, 2014 12:06 pm

Congress legislator V T Balram called local bishop Mathew Anikuzhikkattil a wrecked creature on Facebook.


The amount of loss in Kerala because of floods: News in Numbers

August 20, 2018 12:58 pm

As Kerala battles its worst floods in a century, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday said that the state, with help from the centre and armed forces, is constantly trying to overcome the situation. See more: