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  • Kerala prince plans Carnatic concert in London

    Kerala prince plans Carnatic concert in London

    Prince Rama Varma, a vocalist and Saraswathy Veena exponent, will be hosting an evening of Carnatic music in London.

  • Haryana techie drowns in Kerala river; colleague missing

    A software engineer from Haryana drowned and his colleague went missing in the Kallar river near Menmutty waterfall in the district, police said.

  • Idukki dam close to brim, likely to be opened

    With the water level in Kerala's largest hydro electric reservoir Idukki rising close to the Full Reservoir Level due to incessant rains, the authorities today sounded the possibility of draining excess water down the Periyar river.

  • Top 10 surfer comments on teacher who swims everyday to get to students

    Top 10 surfer comments on teacher who swims everyday to get to students

    Tributes are pouring in for Abdul Mallik, the teacher in Kerala who swims through a river everyday to get to his students.

  • A teacher who swims through a river everyday to get to his students

    A teacher who swims through a river everyday to get to his students

    At 9 am on a weekday, Abdul Mallik is busy wading through neck-high water, a tyre-tube around his waist, his tiffin box and shoes held in one hand above the muddy river.

  • Flood alert in Karnataka after overflowing dams release rain waters, hundreds evacuated

    The Karnataka government today issued a flood alert in three districts of the old Mysore region and shifted hundreds of people to safer places as overflowing dams across the Cauvery river basin released rain waters.

  • In rain-lashed Kerala, landslides, over-turned cars; Kochi airport closed

    In rain-lashed Kerala, landslides, over-turned cars; Kochi airport closed

    After incessant heavy rain over the weekend, the government in Kerala has asked the army and navy for assistance with rescue and relief operations; landslides have blocked access to a major highway in Adimali, popular with tourists. The Kochi airport...

  • 11 killed in rain-hit Kerala; Kochi airport shut, 11,000 passengers affected

    11 killed in rain-hit Kerala; Kochi airport shut, 11,000 passengers affected

    The Kochi airport has been shut down till Tuesday afternoon because of severe water-logging as heavy rain lashes central Kerala, affecting 126 flights and nearly 11,000 passengers.

  • 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.

  • Talks between Kerala and Tamil Nadu today to resolve deadlock on water sharing

    The minister-level talks between Kerala and Tamil Nadu on the inter-state Parambikulam-Aliyar river water sharing agreement in Thiruvananthapuram today will seek to resolve the deadlock between the two states on the water sharing issue.

  • Kerala to give Rs two lakh to families of deceased NCC cadets

    Kerala to give Rs two lakh to families of deceased NCC cadets

    Kerala government on Thursday announced a solatium of Rs two lakh each to the families of five NCC cadets who drowned in the Periyar River near Kochi.

  • Bodies of NCC cadets flown to Delhi

    Bodies of NCC cadets flown to Delhi

    The bodies of five NCC cadets, who drowned in Periyar River near Kochi, were airlifted to Delhi on Thursday morning by an IAF aircraft.

  • Five NCC cadets drown in Kerala river

    Five NCC cadets drown in Kerala river

    Five NCC cadets who had come from northern India for a trekking camp near Thiruvananthapuram drowned in the Periyar river on Wednesday morning, local legislator Jose Thettayil said.

  • 1,000 arrested over River Bhavani dam issue

    MDMK MP Ganeshamurthy and CPI MLA M Arumugam were arrested today along with 1000 workers of different parties when they tried to cross to Kerala to stage a demonstration to protest that Government's move to build a dam across Bhavani River in Chittoo...

  • Cauvery water dispute: Supreme Court slams Prime Minister's Office

    Cauvery water dispute: Supreme Court slams Prime Minister's Office

    The Supreme Court today pulled up the Prime Minister's Office over the Cauvery water dispute between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. The Centre's lawyer told the top court government needs time to file a proper reply on the issue and the date for conveying...

  • Suspicious object on track, train services disrupted

    Train traffic between Kottayam and Ernakulam was disrupted for an hour today as an object which looked like a "steel bomb" was found on the railway bridge near Piravom Road station, police said.

  • Body of girl recovered, toll in flash floods rises to 8

    Body of girl recovered, toll in flash floods rises to 8

    With the recovery of the body of the missing girl on Thursday, the toll in the August 7 flash floods triggered by heavy rains in Pulloorampara has risen to eight. Though authorities had included the girl, who went missing, among the deceased list on ...

  • Farmers stage demonstration against proposed dam

    Farmers belonging to 'Tamilaga Vivasayeegal Sangam' (farmers association) today staged a demonstration in Erode demanding that the Centre instruct the Kerala government to withdraw its proposed move to construct a dam across River Bhavani at Attapadi...

  • Keralites perform 'bali tharpanam' ritual

    Thousands of people in Kerala today performed the 'bali tharpanam' ritual to propitiate departed souls on the auspicious occasion of 'Karkitaka vavu', the eve of the new moon of the last month of the Malayalam calendar. Devotees thronged river banks ...

  • Kerala plans new law to protect rivers

    Kerala plans new law to protect rivers

    The Kerala government plans to bring forward a new legislation to protect and conserve all rivers and make them free from pollution, Water Resources Minister P J Joseph said today.

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