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Sep 07, 2018
Mathrubhumi journalist, Vinod Chandran, wife assaulted by burglars; valuables looted from house in daylight robberyA news editor with Malayalam daily Mathrubhumi, Vinod Chandran and his wife Saritha, were brutally assaulted by a group of robbers who barged into their house in Kerala's Kannur district.
Sep 04, 2018
NIA court frames charges against six alleged Islamic State members for terrorist activities in South IndiaThe NIA registered a suo motu case on 1 October, 2016, based on information regarding activities of some youths, who had the intention of furthering the objectives of the proscribed terrorist group in Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
Aug 31, 2018
Kerala floods: IMD data shows it sent prior warnings about heavy rain, refutes Pinarayi Vijayan's claimWhile Congress and BJP have chosen to hold Pinarayi Vijayan government responsible for Kerala floods, the CM is taking refuge by citing extraordinary heavy rains and blaming the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) for the allegedly delayed forecast.
Aug 30, 2018
Centre to consider Kerala's demand for higher borrowing limit after flood-hit state submits memorandum on loss, damageAs part of efforts for resource mobilisation, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan held discussions with World Bank officials and said their help was necessary to rebuild the state
Aug 28, 2018
Kerala, After The Flood: 70,000 people volunteer for clean-up drive in Kuttanad, aim to clear debris from 1 lakh buildingsState Finance Minister Thomas Isaac and PWD Minister G Sudhakaran launched the drive in Kerala, where volunteers will clean around one lakh buildings in Kainakary, Nedumudi and other areas of Kuttanad in Alappuzha districts.
Aug 21, 2018
This Kerala district runs 40-minute long fake news classes in 150 schoolsKannur district officials have started 40-minute long fake news classes in government schools.
Aug 20, 2018
Kerala Floods: Indian Army warns against fake news, tweets images of imposter in combat uniform discussing rescue opsWith the toll in Kerala floods rising to 210, and over 3.14 lakh people shifted to relief camps, the state also has to tackle fake news. The Additional Directorate General of Public Information, on Sunday, issued a warning against an imposter wearing Army combat uniform in a video spreading misinformation about rescue and relief efforts underway in the state.
Aug 16, 2018
Kerala floods: Navy deploys 21 rescue and diving teams with Gemini boats on Day 7 of Operation MadadOn the seventh day of Operation Madad to provide relief from the Kerala floods, Southern Naval Command deployed 21 rescue and diving teams with Gemini boats in flood-hit state as the monsoon has intensified.
Aug 15, 2018
Kerala rains: Toll climbs to 67 as flood worsens; red alert issued across the state; CM seeks Narendra Modi's interventionIncessant downpour battered Kerala on Wednesday resulting in 19 more deaths and further destruction, forcing authorities to issue a red alert across the southern state.
Aug 14, 2018
Toll in Kerala rises to 40 as torrential rains continue; Munnar cut off after shutters of Mattupetti dam openedAn alert has been sounded, asking people to remain cautious, they said. A series of landslides were reported in Kurichya and Makki hills and the Thamarassery ghat road in Wayanad.