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Mar 14, 2018
Theni forest fire nothing short of man-made disaster; multitude of human errors likely behind tragedy that killed nine trekkersThough the unsuspecting trekkers were left to the fury of nature, it is now beyond doubt that it was a number of human errors that led to the Theni tragedy.
Nov 22, 2017
Kerala's ruling LDF split wide open: CPM-CPI rift over anti-encroachment drive, Thomas Chandy spills onto streetsThe rift between the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and Communist Party of India (CPI), its number two partner in Kerala’s ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) over land encroachments has escalated into direct confrontation with both parties taking to the streets.
Sep 10, 2017
KJ Alphons says encroachments of land in name of tourism will not be allowed in KeralaThe Centre on Sunday talked tough on alleged land encroachments in the name of tourism in Kerala, saying they could not be allowed.
Aug 23, 2017
Kerala: Man-elephant conflict being pushed to the brink by breaking up of natural corridorsThe all-important elephant corridors in the entire Western Ghats have been broken and disfigured over the years.
Jul 06, 2017
Anti-encroachment drive in Kerala fizzles, as IAS officer in charge of Munnar's hills is shunted outEnvironmentalists consider the premature transfer of Sriram Venkitaraman from the post of Devikulam sub-collector as an end to the eviction drive. Though the Kerala government has asserted the operation would continue, activists feel it won't be easy
May 12, 2017
BJP president Amit Shah to undertake three-day tour of Kerala in JuneThiruvananthapuram: BJP president Amit Shah will undertake a three-day tour to Kerala from 2 June as part of the party's preparations for the 2019 general elections.
May 10, 2017
BJP urges RBI to launch probe into public sector bank loans to Munnar resortsBJP in Kerala on Wednesday urged RBI to initiate an inquiry into the loans allegedly given by some public sector banks to some resorts in tourist town of Munnar, flouting all banking norms.
May 09, 2017
Munnar's glory fades: CPM bigwigs, priests and businessmen on list of Kerala encroachersThe recent political storm that is rocking Kerala, Munnar has put the ruling CPM in the dock with the latest list of encroachers released by the District Collector featuring some of the ruling party’s prominent leaders.
May 04, 2017
Kerala's Left Democratic Front alliance headed for troubled waters as CPI, CPM battle over Munnar eviction, KM ManiThe immediate future of the ruling Left Democratic Front in Kerala seems to be running into a terrible storm with Communist Part of India (Marxist) and the Communist Party of India (CPI) at each other’s throats like never before.
May 02, 2017
UDF to approach court against MM Mani's derogatory remarks against womenThe Congress-led UDF opposition today said it would approach the Kerala High Court seeking legal action against state Power Minister MM Mani for his alleged derogatory remarks against women.