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Traveling to Kerala for Onam? Here's a list of special bus/ train services from Karnataka

The KSRTC has advised passengers to reserve tickets prior to the date of the journey either through online ( or at computerised KSRTC ticket counters operated at key bus depots across and outside the state.

Bangalore-Kerala private bus services resume; strike called off

The bus operators for their part agreed with the Kerala government that a redressal system to address passenger grievances will be set up for each bus plying on these routes.


Kerala Lalithakala Akademi firm on award for controversial cartoon on rape-accused Bishop

The cartoon by Subhash depicts former Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who faces charges of sexually assaulting and raping a nun, as a rooster with a woman's underwear hanging on his crosier.

Women's wall in Kerala today: All your questions answered

The women's wall is an idea that took shape in the backdrop of the row around women's entry at the Sabarimala shrine in central Kerala. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, Devaswom Minister Kadakampally Surendran and Finance Minister TM Thomas Isaac will take part in the event.

Malayalam film industry limps back to normalcy

Malayalam superstar Mammootty earlier this week started shooting for his upcoming film Madura Raja. Mohanlal has also resumed shooting for Lucifer in Thiruvananthapuram.

Kerala rolls out electric A/C buses on trial basis in three cities

For the trial run, the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation has priced its tickets similar to what is being charged in its air-conditioned Volvo buses. The money collected through tickets will go into its coffers.


Kerala solar scam: Congress to fight legally and politically against Left's corruption charge

The Congress party said it would launch an intensive campaign against Kerala government's decision, which it said was taken with "ulterior motives", said it's political affairs committee.

Ready for debate on development issues: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan tells BJP

"Not expecting a constructive approach from the BJP, which has tried to project the allocation and share of central funds to the state as a 'concession' of the Centre," CM Pinarayi Vijayan said in a Facebook post.

Kerala to raise Rs 10,000 crore from non-resident Keralites to fund two highways

"The main target is to fund two highways--the 1,267 km-long Hill Highway and the 630-km-long Coastal Highway. We are planning to raise Rs 10,000 crore through the NRK chits," said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.

Kerala govt not acting against 'dangerous trend' of love jihad: CM Yogi Adityanath

"Love jihad is a dangerous trend. The Kerala government has not taken effective steps to check it. The Supreme Court has already passed an order on it and the NIA is investigating it," said CM Yogi Adityanath.

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17 Year Old's Viral Video Throws Light On Beach Sand Mining in Southern Kerala

An important anti-mining campaign by a bunch of villagers in Alappad, Kerala was brought to public spotlight through the video of a 17 year old class 12 student.

First woman climbs Kerala peak that women were banned from

Dhanya Sanal became the first woman to climb the Agasthyakoodam peak in Kerala on Tuesday after the High Court recently lifted a restriction on women undertaking the annual trek.


Kerala Floods: How The River Damaged My Hometown

One of the worst affected areas in Kerala is the district of Idukki. The Indian Express's Arun Janardhanan reported on how the floods damaged his hometown and aerial footage reveals the extent of damage. The death toll in the state is now above 300.

4 Indian Navy personnel save 109 people

Four personnel of the Indian Navy saved 109 people in an operation that lasted over four hours in Kerala's Thrissur district.

Kerala paralysed by floods

As the rain fury continues in Kerala, the state government has issued a red alert notice in all the 14 districts. The death toll has climbed to 67 while over one lakh people are put in relief camps. Transport connectivity has taken a major hit with trains are either getting cancelled or delayed. The Kochi […]

Kerala Police on rescue operation at Waynad

Kerala Police adventurous journey to the relief camp.


Kerala island worries about floods destroying their link with the mainland

Residents of Kozhithuruth, an island in Kerala, are worried after their homes were flooded due to heavy rains this year. Their bigger worry is that the floods may destroy their only link to the mainland, a 30-year-old stone bridge over a stream.