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Kerala Assembly Election 2021, Palakkad profile: Firebrand Youth Congress leader Shafi Parambil won second term in 2016
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Kerala Assembly Election 2021, Palakkad profile: Firebrand Youth Congress leader Shafi Parambil won second term in 2016

The BJP, which had finished second in the Palakkad Assembly election in 2016, has its eye on the seat and is considering its spokesperson Sandeep Varrier’s name

Palakkad honour killing: 27-year-old hacked to death in Kerala; two, including victim's father-in-law, held
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Palakkad honour killing: 27-year-old hacked to death in Kerala; two, including victim's father-in-law, held

The victim Aneesh's family told reporters that the accused used to threaten them often due to differences in their caste and financial status

Malayalam poet Akkitham, a recipient of the Jnanpith Award, passes away at 94
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Malayalam poet Akkitham, a recipient of the Jnanpith Award, passes away at 94

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.

Landslide in Kerala Updates: Rescue ops to continue overnight, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan; NDRF team arrives at spot
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Landslide in Kerala Updates: Rescue ops to continue overnight, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan; NDRF team arrives at spot

Landslide in Kerala LATEST Updates: Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the rescue operations for those stuck in the debris of the Idukki landslide will continue during the night.

Kerala's Idukki, Wayanad, Palakkad get heavy rainfall; IMD issues orange alert for six districts
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Kerala's Idukki, Wayanad, Palakkad get heavy rainfall; IMD issues orange alert for six districts

Chief Minister Pinarayi VIjayan has urged citizens to remain vigilant after the IMD issued orange alerts for Malappuram, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Kannur, Kasaragod, and Idukki districts from 4 to 8 August

Three migrant workers from Jharkhand found dead near railway track in Kerala's Palakkad
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Three migrant workers from Jharkhand found dead near railway track in Kerala's Palakkad

The three victims were contract workers engaged in the construction work of the IIT campus at Kanjikode, work for which began just one and half months ago

Kerala elephant death: Police make first arrest; no evidence locals 'fed' pachyderm pineapple stuffed with firecrackers, claim officials
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Kerala elephant death: Police make first arrest; no evidence locals 'fed' pachyderm pineapple stuffed with firecrackers, claim officials

A man has been arrested for his alleged involvement in the death of a pregnant Kerala elephant, according to several media reports.

IMD issues orange alert for various districts of Kerala; predicts very heavy rainfall, thunder, lightning over next 2 days
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IMD issues orange alert for various districts of Kerala; predicts very heavy rainfall, thunder, lightning over next 2 days

The India Meteorological Department on Monday issued an orange alert and predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall for two days in various districts of Kerala.

Kerala rains: Toll rises to 22 after downpour triggers landslides, flooding in parts of state; govt seeks help from Indian Army, IAF
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Kerala rains: Toll rises to 22 after downpour triggers landslides, flooding in parts of state; govt seeks help from Indian Army, IAF

Rains continued to batter various parts of Kerala as the toll in monsoon related incidents, including landslides, in the last three days mounted to 22.

Heavy rainfall predicted in Kerala; IMD issues red alert in Kannur, Kasargod districts today; govt shuts schools, colleges as precaution
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Heavy rainfall predicted in Kerala; IMD issues red alert in Kannur, Kasargod districts today; govt shuts schools, colleges as precaution

All educational institutions including schools and professional colleges have been closed in Kannur, Kasargod and Malappuram districts on Tuesday in view of the IMD warning.

Palakkad Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: VK Sreekandan of Congress wins
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Palakkad Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: VK Sreekandan of Congress wins

While NN Krishnadas was two-time MP since 1999, MB Rajesh won the Palakkad seat in 2009 and 2014 elections. Both belong to CPM.

NIA searches three places in Kerala as part of probe into Islamic State's 'Kasargod module'; memory cards, phones recovered
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NIA searches three places in Kerala as part of probe into Islamic State's 'Kasargod module'; memory cards, phones recovered

NIA on Sunday conducted searches at three places in Kerala as part of its investigation into the ISIS Kasaragod module case

NIA conducts raids in Kerala in connection with Islamic State Kasaragod module case; three suspects interrogated
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NIA conducts raids in Kerala in connection with Islamic State Kasaragod module case; three suspects interrogated

The case first came to light in 2018 when the NIA busted a IS module in Kasaragod and arrested a 25-year-old youth, Habeeb Rahman.

Lok Sabha election 2019: High poll turnout has traditionally aided Congress-led UDF in Kerala; trends may change with BJP in fray
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Lok Sabha election 2019: High poll turnout has traditionally aided Congress-led UDF in Kerala; trends may change with BJP in fray

Higher turnout in the Lok Sabha election in Kerala has always benefitted the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF). Whether this phenomenon will be repeated this year, especially after Kerala recorded its third highest polling percentage of 77.68 percent, is a topic of hot debate in the political circles in the state post-election.

Three Congress leaders complain to Kerala unit president as party workers turn into reluctant campaigners
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Three Congress leaders complain to Kerala unit president as party workers turn into reluctant campaigners

Raghavan, who represents Kozhikode constituency, had complained to Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee president Mullappally Ramachandran about not getting enough support of the party and this being reflected during their campaigning for 2019 general election.

Sabarimala row: Over 3,200 arrested since 3 Jan hartal in Kerala; violence rocks Kannur; houses, shops of BJP-RSS, CPM leaders attacked
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Sabarimala row: Over 3,200 arrested since 3 Jan hartal in Kerala; violence rocks Kannur; houses, shops of BJP-RSS, CPM leaders attacked

As police in Kerala struggled to control the situation amid protests over the Sabarimala controversy, Pinarayi Vijayan lashed out at the RSS.

Kerala Hartal over Sabarimala costs cancer patient her life as she dies waiting for help; 100 KSRTC buses burnt, 20 CPM offices vandalised
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Kerala Hartal over Sabarimala costs cancer patient her life as she dies waiting for help; 100 KSRTC buses burnt, 20 CPM offices vandalised

Soon after the shutdown began over the women's entry into the Sabarimala temple, hordes of right-wing activists burned tyres and granite blocks on the streets of Kerala, bringing vehicular traffic to a halt at several places.

Report on Kerala floods recommends disallowing high-rises on steep slopes of Western Ghats, highlights lapses
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Report on Kerala floods recommends disallowing high-rises on steep slopes of Western Ghats, highlights lapses

The report on the Kerala floods says the present development plan, with scant regard to the fragility of the environment, needs restructuring to withstand the frequent onslaught of disasters, especially in the light of climate change.

One shutter of Cheruthoni dam in Idukki to open at 4 pm today; Kerala bans tourism, night travel in district
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One shutter of Cheruthoni dam in Idukki to open at 4 pm today; Kerala bans tourism, night travel in district

The Idukki district has banned tourism and late night travel in the district starting Friday in view an IMD forecast of heavy to very heavy rains in Kerala and Lakshadweep in the next two-three days

Kerala bans tourism, night travel in Idukki after IMD issues 'very heavy rainfall' warning: Govt likely to open dam shutters
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Kerala bans tourism, night travel in Idukki after IMD issues 'very heavy rainfall' warning: Govt likely to open dam shutters

The Idukki district administration in Kerala has banned tourism and night travels in the district including to Neelakurinji gardens in Munnar starting Friday in view of the heavy to very heavy rain forecast in Kerala and Lakshadweep in the next two-three days