Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022



India facing highest unemployment rate in 45 years, says Rahul Gandhi

September 16, 2022 5:16 pm

Gandhi, who has embarked on the 'Bharat Jodo Yatra,' reached Neendakara in Kollam district today

Husband convicted in death that sparked Kerala anti-dowry drive

May 24, 2022 12:53 am

Kumar’s wife, Vismaya V Nair, an ayurvedic medical student, was found dead under mysterious circumstances at their home in Kollam in June last year. She was 22.

Kerala: Benson, last surviving member of HIV+ family that attracted national attention, found dead

April 18, 2022 12:20 pm

The 26-year-old, who survived social ostracism and discrimination, allegedly ended his life over a failed love affair, the local police said.

CPI(M) activist stabbed to death

December 07, 2020 5:15 pm

CPI(M) state secretary in-charge A Vijayaraghavan said the killing was an attempt to disrupt peace ahead of polling for the first phase of the local body elections on Tuesday.

PM Modi to inaugurate Kollam bypass today: Everything you need to know

January 15, 2019 2:52 pm

The bypass, by now popularly called the Kollam bypass, is a two-lane, 13 km stretch built at a cost of Rs 352 crores from Mevaram to Kavanad in Kollam district of the state.

On fireworks, detailed rules on paper, several court orders

April 18, 2016 7:34 am

The temple fireworks display in Kerala that killed over 100 went ahead without permission, and with the blessings of politicians.

Thanks, no thanks

April 18, 2016 12:06 am

Kerala officers speak truth to power: Victims are the VIPs, not Modi or Rahul

Kollam fire: Puttingal Devi temple sticks to tradition, re-opens on 7th day

April 17, 2016 2:21 pm

The Tantri (Chief priest) Unnikrishnan Namboothiri opened the sanctum sanctorum at 4.00 AM.

Kollam officer at centre of row is from family of civil servants: She sticks to rulebook, says Collector’s father

April 17, 2016 2:47 am

Shainamol doesn’t need to look far for support — she has a family of powerful civil servants to lean on.

Kollam temple fire: After DGP, health chief says PM Modi, Rahul visits to burns ICU were ‘unwarranted’

November 19, 2020 4:01 pm

Modi and Congress leader Gandhi visited the patients separately on Sunday at a time when seven of eight patients admitted in the ICU were in “the most critical condition".


In Pictures: Rahul Gandhi swimming with Kerala fishermen during his recent Kollam visit

February 26, 2021 10:36 am

During his recent visit to Kerala, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi interacted with the fishing community, ventured into the sea with the fishermen and took a stab at fishing.

PM Narendra Modi visits site of Kerala temple fire that killed over 100 people

April 11, 2016 12:24 pm

Kerala Police on Monday detained five people who were involved in conducting the firework display after a huge fire broke out at Puttingal temple at Paravaur (Kollam District), Kerala early Sunday morning.


Kerala: Last rites of Lance Naik Sudeesh B performed

February 16, 2016 10:39 am

Kollam, Feb 16 (ANI): The last rites of Lance Naik Sudeesh B, who was buried under the February 3 Siachen avalanche, were held at his native town Kollam in Kerala on Tuesday. The bodies of nine soldiers of Madras regiment, who were buried alive under the glacier, were flown to the national capital on Monday.