In the last 24 hours, 58 percent of the fresh COVID-19 deaths in the country were reported from Maharashtra, West Bengal, Delhi, Chhattisgarh and Karnataka
The decision was taken in a review meeting on Thursday, even as the prices of onions and shallots (small onions) have risen to Rs 90 and Rs 120 respectively in the last week
Delaying COVID-19 peak was important, says govt-appointed panel chief Prof M Vidyasagar as India bends curve
Staying the course would lead to a steady reduction in cases, while any departure in terms of slackening safety protocols would disturb this trend, the professor who chaired a panel of experts that worked on India’s COVID-19 “supermodel”, warns
Rahul Gandhi attends COVID-19 review meeting in Kerala's Malappuram on visit to Wayanad LS constituency
In the past three days, Malappuram recorded the highest number of cases in the state — 1,399 on Sunday, 1,519 on Saturday and 1,025 cases on Friday
The state government had approached the court after an all-party-meeting in Kerala demanded withdrawal of the Union Cabinet's decision
'Rising trend of powerful men seeking gag orders': Read NWMI's statement on muzzling of media in cases of sexual assault, harassment
In the context of rape in particular, the trend of the accused seeking to prevent the media from covering trials presents a unique challenge for media reportage.
The court ordered the ten accused to execute of a bond of 10 lakh each, surrender their passports, to not leave the state without permission and not make any attempt to contact prosecution witnesses
Kerala gold smuggling case: Accused suspected to have links with Dawood Ibrahim’s gang, NIA tells court
Intelligence inputs suggest that proceeds from the gold smuggling were used for anti-national and terror activities, said the Central agency
The Padma Shri awardee, Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri was regarded as a prominent figure in modern Malayalam poetry and produced 43 works of literature during his lifetime.
While 15 people died in Hyderabad following incessant rainfall, 10 people were killed in rain-related incidents across Andhra Pradesh in the last 48 hours. In Maharashtra, six people died in a wall collapse triggered by heavy rains
Parvathy Thiruvothu quits AMMA over general secretary's 'can't bring back the dead' remark against ex-member
Parvathy Thiruvothu has also "strongly demanded" the resignation of Association of Malayalam Movie Artists (AMMA) general secretary Edavela Babu.
Pinarayi Vijayan says arrest of tribal rights activist Stan Swamy in Bhima Koregaon case is 'unfortunate'
Vijayan claimed the arrest of Swamy, who has been supporting the tribal agitations for land and forest rights, was a "move to muzzle dissenting voices"
Kerala says low COVID-19 mortality is 'silver lining' as daily cases cross 10k; India's tally nears 70 lakh
Doctors in West Bengl say people's "careless attitude" in wearing masks and following health safety norms in public places is leading to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in West Bengal
Centre launches mass COVID-19 awareness drive; India's tally crosses 68 lakh, Delhi surpasses 3 lakh cases
The recovery rate among COVID-19 patients also climbed to 85.25 percent as 58,27,704 persons have recuperated from the infection so far, the Union health ministry said.
In Unni R's latest work, a witch hunt for an invisible rooster exposes the foibles of a privileged, fanatical society
Known for his short stories and screenplays, The Cock is the Culprit is Unni's first novel, which brilliantly exposes the patriarchy, politics, privilege and bigotry prevalent in Kerala society.
Hathras gangrape: SC seeks govt reply over witness protection; ex-BJP MLA booked over 'justice for accused' meet
Accusing the Yogi Adityanath government of trying to cover-up the crime with its affidavit in the SC, the Congress said the annexures in the affidavit were copied from the 'Black Lives movement in US'
An English translation of Nashtanayika narrates the poignant story of PK Rosy, the first heroine of Malayalam cinema
In Vigathakumaran, Daniel essays the role of the hero, Jayachandran, but the star of the film is Rosy – a poor girl living in a thatched hut with her Amma, Appan and siblings – who portrays, Sarojini, a lady belonging to a Nair tharavad.
Kerala imposes Section 144 for a month due to COVID-19 surge, says gatherings pose threat of 'super spread'
The state govt said restrictions will be imposed in containment zones and in areas where spread of infection is apprehended, however, the existing relaxations for events will continue
The Election Commission, however, also said that "at this stage" Assembly bypolls in seven seats across Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Assam and West Bengal will not be held
The court charged Subahani Haja Moideen, who hails from Idukki, for criminal conspiracy and under Sections 20, 38, and 39 of UAPA