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Kerala announces comprehensive Palliative Care Policy

Kerala has announced a comprehensive new palliative care policy for the critically-ill with an aim to provide them with 'high quality service with social support. The new

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 8:04 pm

Kerala student hurt by classmate loses sight, teacher suspended for delaying treatment

An LKG student in the AKTM Lower Primary School at Manal Vayal in Kozhikode suffered injury to his left eye after a classmate poked him with a pen on Monday. The student

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 7:27 pm

IFFK turns protest venue against Citizenship Bill, copies of bill burnt

Thiruvananthapuram joined the protests happening in various parts of India, against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which was passed in the Lok Sabha and is being

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 5:59 pm

Kerala tribal community questions age-old practice of giving firewood to Forest Dept

Students from a Kerala tribal community have filed a complaint against the Forest Department for making tribal women provide firewood for their outpost in Puthukkudy (Soc

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 5:22 pm

Kerala court rejects Dileeps plea for copy of third party visuals on accuseds phones

The Additional CBI Special Court in Ernakulam on Wednesday rejected the plea filed by actor Dileep to get a copy of visuals of third parties that are on the phones of the

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 4:25 pm

For publishing Sr Lucys autobiography, protestors shut down DC Books stall in Kerala

In the latest attempt to silence voices speaking out against the Catholic Church, a group of protestors attacked and forced a Christmas book fair stall run by DC Books to

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 4:19 pm

500 writers, 12 countries: Kerala Lit Fest's 5th edition will have a special focus on Tamil

Around 500 writers from more than a dozen countries will come together by the beaches of Calicut next month to take part in the fifth edition of Kerala Literature Festiva

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 12:38 pm

Amidst apprehension, Kerala village aims to switch to cloth pads and menstrual cups

Muhamma, a gram panchayat in Alappuzha district, is looking to become a synthetic sanitary napkin free village. Five months ago, it was decided at a panchayat meeting tha

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 11:30 am

More than 1,500 rape cases registered in Kerala till September 2019

More than 1,500 rape cases have been registered in Kerala so far this year, according to police statistics. The numbers have been revealed at a time when there is a natio

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 9:40 am

College students share ideas on solving state issues with Kerala CM at conclave

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan hosted a three-hour interaction that allowed college students to share ideas on how to solve state issues, but the CM was reportedl

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 9:33 am

Kerala: JD(S) ready to merge with LJD

Newkerala 11 Dec 2019 8:36 am

LJD and JD(S) to merge in Kerala?

Kerala's Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD) and Janata Dal(S) have started unofficial talks to merge. Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD) headed by media baron and Rajya Sabha member MP

thenewsminute 11 Dec 2019 8:27 am

Capital all set to manage water scarcity

Kerala Water Authority plans to close down the pumping stations at Aruvikkara for maintenance from Friday and supply is likely to be restored by Sunday

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 7:08 am

Pinarayi warns against breach of discipline on college campuses

Educational institutions cannot move forward if they turn a blind eye towards incidents that violate general discipline on campuses, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has w

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 7:07 am

A tale of fragilityand greed

Aparna Sen rsquo;s The Home and the World Today is based on the novel lsquo;Ghawre Bairey rsquo; written by Rabindranath Tagore in 1926.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 7:07 am

Chief secy warns officers against not issuing govt orders on time

Chief Secretary Tom Jose has come out with a warning against officers who fail to convert the cabinet decisions into government orders (GOs) in a time-bound manner.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 7:06 am

Celebrating the nutritional value of tuber crops

The Indian Society for Root Crops (ISRC) and the ICAR-Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (CTCRI) jointly celebrated the lsquo;tuber crops day rsquo; on Tuesday at 10.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 7:05 am

Vidyas life a mystery for neighbours

She had lived with her parents for a few years after the divorce, but later left the ancestral house.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:29 am

Fatal attraction: Reunited with his former flame, man brutally kills wife in Kochi

Premkumar, a graduate in hotel management, had been residing at a rented house at Nadakkavu along with wife Vidya.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:29 am

CAB against tenetsof Constitution: Sitaram Yechury

According to Yechury, the Union government is hell-bent on sidelining one important religious group in the country.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:25 am

Its another case of govt extravaganza: Chennithala

He said that it would have been better if the student leaders were sent abroad for training after bringing in peace on campuses.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:25 am

Interpol Blue notice against 4 Keralites who joined terror groups

In January 2019, the NIA found that a group of Keralites working in Qatar joined the rebel terror groups in Syria, which is fighting the forces in the country.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:25 am

Inspired by Drishyam, but accused lose plot

Body abandoned on Tirunelveli roadside, phone thrown in inter-state train, but cops were on trail of accused

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:25 am

Premkumar, Sunitha's love bloomed after school reunion

The reunion was scheduled 25 years after Premkumar left the school when he was in Class IX.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:25 am

Senior Supreme Court advocateLily Thomas passes away

Senior Supreme Court lawyer Lily Thomas, 91, passed away in New Delhi on Tuesday morning. The lawyer breathed her last at a private hospital.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:25 am

With an incredible leap, this Kerala woman lawyer raises bar on aspirants

Neena K G has bought a few new clothes to dress up for the occasion. On Sunday, she will enrol as a lawyer with the Bar Council of Kerala.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:25 am

111 child deaths in 1 year, pneumonia leaves blot on Kerala

Kerala boasts a relatively better healthcare index among all states, but the increasing number of deaths of children under the age of five due to pneumonia is big enough

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:24 am

CITU throwsspanner into LDF govts e-auto push

The leaders of CITU, the ruling CPM rsquo;s trade union arm, cited the injustice in exempting electric vehicles from the permit, when both e-autos and traditional autoric

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:23 am

Govt cuts short tenure of social audits unit head

An associate professor of Kerala Institute of Local Administration (KILA), he was selected on merit by a panel headed by the chief secretary two years ago.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:19 am

Chief Secy warns erring officers of stern action

It was through the General Administration Department (GAD) the circular was issued on Saturday.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:16 am

Spend more on science: CNR Rao

In his acceptance speech, Rao lamented the poor funding for science and research in the country.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:15 am

Expats comprehensive data bank soon: Pinarayi Vijayan

As part of the programme, researchers will collect details of international migration which could benefit the state government.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:15 am

Keralas ownradio goes on air

The state government has brought back the charm of infotainment on air by reaching out to Malayalis around the world through its online radio.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:14 am

School delays medical aidto injured kindergartener

As per the complaint, Tanveer Aslam suffered serious injury around 12.30 pm while playing with his friends.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:07 am

UK training for college union chairmen triggers a row

The final decision on the selection of candidates would be taken by the Director of Collegiate Education.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:03 am

Send violent student leaders tojuvenile homes: Mullappally

He said the criminal background of college and university union office-bearers involved should be probed.

The New Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 6:01 am

Gold smuggling: Customs books 41 cases at Kannur airport

DRI prevented 33.47 kg of gold being smuggled into country

The Hindu 10 Dec 2019 11:18 pm

The grammar of good cinema

Film societies have worked hard to bring cinema to the masses

The Hindu 10 Dec 2019 11:07 pm

Kerala UKG student falls asleep, locked in classroom until parents come looking

The child #39;s parents rushed to the school after she did not arrive home in the school bus and found her just woken up from a nap.

The New Indian Express 10 Dec 2019 8:34 pm

Balabhaskar death: Kerala government yields to father's request, hands over case to CBI

Balabhaskar #39;s father Unni had alleged that his son had some business dealings and the accident could have been stage-managed by a group comprising Arjun, who was at t

The New Indian Express 10 Dec 2019 2:29 pm

Kenjira, screened two years after production, enthrals delegates at film festival

The film expense increase was due to live recording that was necessitated due to the difficulty in dubbing in their language.

The New Indian Express 10 Dec 2019 2:22 pm

Kerala student leaders to go to UK for course, Cong questions 'extravagance'

Around 70 student leaders from the state are getting ready to leave for a week long London trip for a course at the University of Cardiff. The upcoming tour comes which i

thenewsminute 10 Dec 2019 8:34 am