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Aug 29, 2018
Kerala, After The Flood: Petty politics trumps rehabilitation and rebuilding work as parties scuffle for cheap gloryIn the initial days after the flood, which claimed not less than 400 lives and turned several lakhs homeless, Kerala had set an example to the nation with all joining hands forgetting the political leniencies to give a hand to those affected.
Aug 21, 2018
Centre declines to term Kerala floods 'national calamity', says no provision under Constitution to do thatUnion Minister Alphons Kannanthanam on Monday turned down the demand of Congress leaders to declare Kerala flood as a "national calamity" and said there was no provision in the Disaster Management Act 2005 to do so.
Aug 13, 2018
Kerala rains: Rajnath Singh announces Rs 100 cr of immediate Central relief, says flood situation in state 'very serious'Terming the flood situation in Kerala following heavy rains as something never witnessed by the state since Independence, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday announced Rs 100 crore as immediate central relief.
Aug 01, 2018
Kerala sex-for-silence scandal: NCW's call to ban confession arbitrary, efforts to reform religion should come from within communityThere is a world of difference between cases of women's religious subjugation like the practice genital mutilation, and NCW's demand to ban confession.
Jul 28, 2018
Kerala sex-for-silence case: Church body to protest NCW recommendation to ban confessions; Union minister rejects standIn light of the Kerala sex-for-silence scandal, the National Commission for Women recommended banning confessions in churches over fears they could lead to women being blackmailed.
Jul 27, 2018
Hanan Hamid trolled for selling fish after college hours: Pinarayi Vijayan orders action after KJ Alphons defends Kerala studentComing down heavily on the cyber bullying, Pinarayi Vijayan said that he was proud of Hanan Hamid and the government was with her.
Jan 08, 2018
India is awaiting a proposal from Apple to set up a manufacturing unit says Suresh PrabhuSuresh Prabhu said India was looking to manufacture more products which are currently imported and was eager to partner with Apple in this regard
Dec 28, 2017
Telecom companies join hands with DoT to remove content related to sexual abuse of childrenVodafone along with the IWF is helping the government to use its resources to block the URLs which have child sexual abuse related content in them.
Dec 27, 2017
DoT has directed ISPs to block over 4,000 URLs that contain material related to the sexual abuse of childrenManoj Sinha said ISPs implement blocking of internet websites/ URLs by using a suitable technology.
Dec 04, 2017
Cyclone Ockhi: With 96 fishermen still missing, Kerala govt under fire for lax response to disasterFishermen's families have enough reasons not to trust the Kerala govt's rescue efforts after Cyclone Ockhi, given its lax response to IMD's weather alerts.