The ground floor of most houses along the Pandanad-Parumala road in Karuvelil village, and the cars parked outside them, were found under 6-7 ft water. (Reuters)
August 20, 2018 2:39:02 am

Census 2011 puts Kerala’s population density at 859 per square kilometre, which is more than twice the all-India 382.

August 20, 2018 2:25:22 am

Voting in an Indian election can be done in three ways — in person, by post and through a proxy. Under proxy voting, a registered elector can delegate his voting power to a representative.

August 20, 2018 10:52:34 am

A look at how the online fraud was carried out, and what questions it raises of security systems.

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August 20, 2018 6:52:34 am

Amid calls for declaration of Kerala floods as a national disaster, a look at how govt classifies calamities, and how such a classification helps determine the extent of central relief and funding.

August 20, 2018 12:53:13 am

Student leaders add that issues at DU and JNU echo a larger activism that is missing at PU.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee had a habit of surprising his critics.
August 17, 2018 3:11:14 pm

Atal Bihari Vajpayee dead: Like the years of P V Narasimha Rao, the Vajpayee era, too, will be remembered for its rich economic legacy.

Vajpayee shared cordial relations with CM’s late father Gangadharrao Fadnavis.
August 17, 2018 10:01:08 am

Atal Bihari Vajpayee dead: For those who will vote for the first time in 2019, a primer on why Atal Bihari Vajpayee matters, in life and in death.

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August 16, 2018 4:40:58 am

Only in four states did the worker population ratio for females exceed half in 2015-16, while Meghalaya (49.9%) came close to half. Mizoram (59%) tops the list.

August 16, 2018 3:57:06 pm

PM Narendra Modi announces 2022 target, marking culmination of nearly 15 years of preparations by ISRO. How much ground have scientists already covered, and how much more remains before manned mission takes off?

Fact check: When Modi got Swacch Bharat Mission impact a bit wrong
August 16, 2018 7:20:07 am

In a statement issued earlier this month, the WHO did, in fact, shower praise on the Prime Minister’s pet Swachh Bharat Mission. It said India could avert 3 lakh deaths — provided there is 100% implementation of the cleanliness drive by October 2019.

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August 15, 2018 5:02:08 am

Malaria cases dropped from 11.69 lakh in 2015 to 8.45 lakh in 2017, with Odisha accounting for 40% of the three-year total, and Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and MP for another 32%.

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August 15, 2018 12:54:30 pm

Through his repeated invocations to Mother India (2014), Team India (2015) and New India (2017), Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s referred to his fellow “125 crore” Indians 31 times during his previous four speeches from the Red Fort.

August 15, 2018 2:03:37 am

Bad economic management and crippling US tariffs have battered the lira, and Turkey’s currency crisis has triggered fresh selling across emerging markets. The already sliding rupee has reacted sharply.

August 14, 2018 8:30:59 am

Sun ejects this stream, NASA probe will study it. How much of it is understood, how much is mystery?

August 14, 2018 6:07:00 am

Srinagar airport passed the test for night landing last week following upgrade; facilities like approach lights and landing systems are key.

August 14, 2018 6:07:06 am

The India-Myanmar Land Border Crossing Agreement operationalised last week opens up roads between the two countries, and brings them closer for travellers and traders. It is a key step in India’s Act East policy.

Apple, Facebook, YouTube withdraw access to Alex Jones
August 14, 2018 8:28:48 am

After the action by Vimeo, Twitter remains the only big online platform where Infowars’ content is still available, apart from the Infowars website itself.

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August 13, 2018 12:38:43 am

Among the 25 provisions struck down are those permitting the arrest, without a warrant, any person found begging, taking the person to court, conducting a summary inquiry and detaining the person for up to 10 years.

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August 13, 2018 6:58:18 am

Fugitive Mehul Choksi has paid for and got citizenship in Antigua and Barbuda, with which India has now notified an extradition deal. Will it help bring Choksi back? Where else can the wealthy buy citizenship?

In call for separate North Karnataka, some old wounds, some new politics
August 13, 2018 5:51:16 am

Flagging the alleged discrimination to the North in the state Budget, a couple of organisations raised a demand for a separate state of North Karnataka last month.