The Biggest Stories of July 11, 2015
Jul 11, 2015
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Raji Shashkumar, a 30-year-old nurse from Kerala, was among the last to be evacuated from Yemen by the government in April as part of Operation Rahat. Her nine-day old child was flown in to India on a ventilator.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 3, 2015
The Kerala High Court today closed the proceedings on a petition seeking a High Court-monitored probe into the bar bribery case allegedly involving State Finance Minister KM Mani.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 2, 2015
Law officers working under the Advocate General should not have any conflict with the judiciary, but adopt a positive attitude towards criticism against their style of functioning and move forward, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said today.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Wednesday July 29, 2015
An organization which acts as an incubation centre, The Startup Village, working closely with the Kerala government has helped over 500 startups realise their dream, that too within 3 years of its existence.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 25, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today condoled the death of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Kalpataru Das and former Governor of Kerala and Bihar RS Gavai.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today defended his objection to the appearance of Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi for bar hotel owners in the appeal challenging the state's liquor policy in the Supreme Court.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 23, 2015
Karnataka has the highest number of broadband users in rural areas at 2.77 million, followed by Kerala (2.52 million) and Tamil Nadu (2.27 million).
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
The Kerala Assembly today passed the State Appropriation bill-2015 amidst protest by CPI-M-led LDF Opposition against Finance Minister K M Mani over the bar bribery scam and adjourned for the day.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 23, 2015
Kerala Education Minister PK Abdu Rabb told the assembly today that the education department would conduct a feasibility study to see if state-run schools can open in Middle East countries.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
As many as 2.86 lakh toilets have been constructed in schools across the country under the swachh vidyalaya initiative with Andaman and Nicobar, Daman and Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Kerala, Puducherry and Sikkim achieving 100 per cent target.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Taking a serious view of alleged disrespect shown to Kerala Home Minister, a showcause notice was today issued by the Home Department to senior IPS officer Rishiraj Singh who had courted controversy by not saluting Ramesh Chennithala at a function recently.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Kerala government has decided to make awareness about dreaded disease AIDS mandatory among school students of class 8 to 12, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said.
Others News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 20, 2015
Kerala's upcoming fourth international airport at Kannur will begin commercial operations by the middle of 2016, a state minister said today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
PMK leader and former Union Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss today appealed to Tamil actor Dhanush to give up smoking on screen in the interest of youngsters' health.
Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
A four-member delegation of the Adani Group led by Karan Adani, executive director, will hold discussions with Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday to work out implementation details of the Rs 7,000-crore Vizhinjam deep sea port project.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy was on Friday served a notice by a commission probing the solar panel scam which had rocked the state in 2013.
Kerala News | Thursday July 16, 2015
At a government school in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram Rural district, children as young as four cross the road, which sees heavy traffic, just to use the toilet in a different building where senior classes run. These children are kindergarten students of LPBS Chuwara School.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 15, 2015
A Kerala institute built at a cost of Rs 100 crore will train masons to become engineers, a minister said today.
India News | Tuesday July 14, 2015
The Congress lawmakers have indicated that they are in favour of action against senior police officer Rishiraj Singh, who landed in a controversy after pictures of him not saluting the Home Minister at a recent function went viral on social media.
Kerala News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Saturday July 11, 2015
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today criticised the Centre for allowing Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi to appear in a case against the state government in the Supreme Court.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 8, 2015
A luxury liner from Sri Lanka and chartered flights from China are expected in Kerala as part of efforts to woo more tourists from the two countries, a minister said on Wednesday.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 8, 2015
A Saudi national, a look-alike of Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, has been invited to visit India and meet the man himself.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 7, 2015
Kerala government today asked the Centre to order a probe by NIA into the case relating to interception of a suspicious foreign fishing dhow with 12 crew members off Kerala coast, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said in Thiruvananthapuram today.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday July 6, 2015
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today claimed that the UDF government had achieved success in providing e-services to people at a faster pace than previous governments.