In the wake of the Ebola epidemic, which has claimed more than 4000 lives globally, Kerala has stepped up screening at airports and examined over 450 passengers who arrived from various African countries.
The North East Monsoon on Saturday set in over South India, bringing its first spell of rains and the MeT department has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Kerala in the next 24 hours.
The North East Monsoon set in over South India, bringing its first spell of rain today. The metrological (MeT) department has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Kerala in the next 24 hours.
Families of four fishermen, detained in Iran for allegedly fishing in the country's territorial waters, have appealed to authorities to expedite their release, claiming that no proper food or medical aid is being provided to the detainees.
Kerala is known for its long-term relationship with the culture of strikes. Often, while walking down the streets, one can find a group of just five people shouting slogans to protest something and calling for a strike. Sometimes, the protesters can even number in thousands.
All India Radio's KochiFM station, the first FM radio in Kerala which introduced a new audio culture in Malayalam rightly blending information and entertainment, is all set to celebrate its silver jubilee.