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  • CPM leader MM Mani back as party boss in Kerala's Idukki

    CPM leader MM Mani back as party boss in Kerala's Idukki

    Senior CPM leader MM Mani, who was removed as the party's Idukkki district secretary after his controversial speech in which he boasted that the party had in the past eliminated its foes in the area, has been re-elected to the key organisational post...

  • Normalcy returning to Kerala districts after heavy rains

    Normalcy returning to Kerala districts after heavy rains

    Normalcy is returning to the Idukki district of Kerala where heavy rains and landslips for the past two days claimed 15 lives.

  • Kerala rains: Cheerapara, once a tourist's delight, now a nightmare

    Kerala rains: Cheerapara, once a tourist's delight, now a nightmare

    Cheerapara in Idukki district of Kerala has been famous for its waterfalls. The road which winds through this region usually can be found bustling with small shops and tourists but these days it's a sad tale of destruction after the massive landslide...

  • Heavy rains in Kerala, at least 16 killed

    Heavy rain in Kerala since Sunday afternoon has caused huge loss to life and property, especially in Idukki district, where 14 deaths were reported. Two people were also killed in Ernakulam, officials said.

  • Downpour, landslides claim six lives in Kerala

    Landslides triggered by heavy downpour claimed six lives in the high range Idukki district of Kerala on Sunday night.

  • Kerala child, allegedly tortured by parents, in critical condition

    Kerala child, allegedly tortured by parents, in critical condition

    The condition of the five-year-old boy, who was beaten mercilessly and tortured by his parents, further deteriorated today. Doctors at St John's Hospital in Kerala's Idukki district, where the child is lying in coma, said his condition was "very crit...

  • Kerala: Tortured five-year-old on life support, permanent brain damage feared

    Kerala: Tortured five-year-old on life support, permanent brain damage feared

    A five-year-old child, allegedly tortured by his father and stepmother, has slipped into coma and is on ventilator support. Doctors at St John's Hospital at Kattappana in Idukki district said the child has serious head injury, a broken leg and wounds...

  • Suryanelli rape case: Court rejects plea against PJ Kurien

    Suryanelli rape case: Court rejects plea against PJ Kurien

    In a major relief for Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien, a sessions court in Kerala's Thodupuzha today ruled that the Congress leader will not be made an accused in the Suryanelli rape case. The case relates to a 16-year-old girl from Suryanelli ...

  • Will PJ Kurien be made an accused in the Suryanelli rape case? Court order likely today

    Will PJ Kurien be made an accused in the Suryanelli rape case? Court order likely today

    A sessions court in Kerala's Thodupuzha will today pronounce its order on whether Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien should be made an accused in the Suryanelli rape case. The case relates to a 16-year-old girl from Suryanelli in Kerala's Idukki d...

  • 70 students hospitalised due to food poisoning

    Seventy students of a school in Idukki district have been hospitalised due to suspected food poisoning allegedly after they had food at the hostel. Medical College Hospital sources said the students, studying in the fifth to ninth standard, complaine...

  • 20 injured in road accident in Kerala

    Twenty passengers were injured in an accident involving a Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus and a private bus at Kolani-Chunghom route in Thodupuzha in Idukki district on Friday.

  • Investigation team to file report in 1982 Congress worker murder case

    The Special Investigation team, probing the murder of Congress worker Ancheri Baby in 1983, will file its first report in a local court at Nedumkandam listing three accused, including M M Mani, CPI-M's former Idukki district secretary. The report was...

  • Lagos plane crash kills an engineer from Kerala

    Lagos plane crash kills an engineer from Kerala

    Rijo Eldos, a young computer engineer hailing from the Neriamangalam in Idukki district of Kerala, was one of the 153 victims who were on the Nigerian airplane that crashed on Sunday in the densely populated city of Lagos.

  • Kerala CPI-M distances itself from Mani's comment on eliminating political rivals

    Kerala CPI-M distances itself from Mani's comment on eliminating political rivals

    CPI-M in Kerala virtually censured its Idukki District Secretary MM Mani today for his controversial speech, in which he stated that there had been instances of the party eliminating political rivals.

  • French tourist held for pitching tent at national park

    A French national has been arrested by wildlife officials for allegedly trespassing and pitching a tent at Eravikulam National Park in Idukki district in Kerala.Forty four-year-old Ludovic Rebillard, a software engineer, was remanded to 14 days of ju...

  • Kerala's only tribal village under threat

    Tucked away inside a heavily forested area, Kerala's only Scheduled Tribes (ST) panchayat Idamalakkudy is home to some of the world's most endangered plant species but the rich biodiversity is fast dwindling as is the tribals' unique way of life, say...

  • Mild tremors in Idukki district

    Mild tremors rocked parts of high range Idukki district, police said.

  • Chicken from TN sent back from Kerala 'over political reasons'

    Ten tonnes of chicken from the poultry farms here was sent back from Idukki district in Kerala today following rumours in the neighbouring state that they were suffering from diarrhoea, which officials said had been done for some "political reasons".

  • Hartal on dam issue evokes partial response

    Hartal on dam issue evokes partial response

    A dawn to dusk state-wide hartal called today by a forum supporting Kerala's stand on constructing a new dam was total in Idukki district, where the 116-year old dam is situated and was partial in other parts of the state.

  • Japanese tourist found hanging in Idukki

    The body of a Japanese tourist was found hanging in a hotel at Kumily in Idukki district, police said today.

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