Panel discusses Maharashtra govt stand on Maratha quota in Supreme Court

Mumbai, Maharashtra PWD Minister Ashok Chavan on Wednesday said the MVA government is “positive” towards implementing all pending schemes for welfare of the Maratha community announced by the previous dispensation. Talking …

Pondy Lt Governor Kiran Bedi tests negative for coronavirus

Puducherry, July 9 Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi tested negative for coronavirus on Thursday, a day after an employee of the Raj Nivas here was found to be infected with the …

2 more aides of Vikas Dubey killed in separate encounters in UP: Police

Lucknow, Jul 9  Two more aides of gangster Vikas Dubey, wanted in connection with the Kanpur ambush in which eight policemen were killed, were gunned down in separate encounters in Uttar …

Goa Board may reduce syllabus for classes 10 and 12 to make up for academic loss

Panaji, Jul 9 The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Examination (GBSHSE) is contemplating to reduce the syllabus for classes 10 and 12 for the academic year 2020-21 in view …

Brazil:Facebook removes false accounts linked to President Bolsonaro

Sao Paulo (Brazil), Jul 9  Social media giant Facebook said Wednesday that it has removed dozens of accounts linked to supporters or employees of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro as part of …

301 test COVID-19 positive in Kerala, tally crosses 6,000 mark

Thiruvananthapuram, In the highest ever single day jump in Kerala, as many as 301 people tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday, taking the infection tally to 6,195, state Health Minister K …

Kerala IT Secretary removed as Chief Minister’s Secretary

Thiruvananthapuram,  Kerala IT Secretary M Sivasankar was removed as Secretary to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Tuesday, in the backdrop of the gold smuggling controversy, where the role of a former …

Kerala reports 193 new COVID-19 cases, two deaths

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala’s COIVD-19 tally on Monday touched 5,622 with 193 fresh cases being reported, as the death toll rose to 27 with two more people succumbing to the virus. Of the …

Remain in force for one year till July 2021: Kerala COVID-19 guidelines

  Thiruvanantapuram: Kerala Health Department Sunday gave a notice expanding the authorization of state’s COVID-19 guidelines till July 2021. This implies the individuals should wear covers, keep up social removing and maintain …

Kerala government makes compulsory for public to follow COVID-19 norms till 2021

Thiruvananthapuram, The Kerala government has made it mandatory for the public to adhere to COVID-19 safety guidelines such as wearing of masks for the next one year, as part of its …

Kerala:Triple lockdown in Thiruvananthapuram from July 6

Thiruvananthapuram, The Kerala governmenton Sunday decided to impose triple lockdown in Thiruvananthapuram corporation limits following a spike in coronavirus cases. The lockdown would be implemented from 6 AM on July 6 …

Italian Marines case: Kerala Chief Minister writes to PM

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Saturday urged the Centre to make “earnest efforts” to build international pressure to ensure that a fair trial is held against the two Italian marines who shot and …

Man arrested for attacking 8-month-old child in Kerala

Kochi,  A man was arrested on Friday for allegedly assaulting his eight-month-old girl child after snatching it away from its mother in a village near Tripunithura, police said here. Anand, a …

Ramesh Chennithala steps up attack on e-mobility project

Thiruvananthapuram, Senior Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala on Thursday alleged that the London-based company, which has been awarded consultancy of the Kerala government’s e-mobility project, was all set to open an officeinside …

Kerala government hikes bus fares by 25 per cent

Thiruvananthapuram,  The Kerala government on Wednesday announced a 25 per cent hike in fares of the state- run KSRTC and private buses for a temporary period to help the public transport …