Kerala

A mega pooram of sound ahead of real Pooram

A mega pooram of sound ahead of real Pooram

Resul Pukkutty’s documentary on Thrissur Pooram to be screened at Thekkee Gopura Nada tomorrow Ahead of the real Thrissur Pooram, Thekkinkadu Maidan will witness another pooram of magical sounds. Thrissur Pooram : A Travel with Resul Pookutty, a documentary on the magical sounds of pooram by Oscar-winning sound editor Resul …

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Jails in Malappuram full as crackdown continues

Jails in Malappuram full as crackdown continues

New arrestees to be sent to Kozhikode jails Jails in the district are overcrowded with those arrested in connection with the acts of vandalism and other offences resorted to in the name of a hartal called by a social media collective on Monday. Hundreds of youngsters, irrespective of political affiliations, …

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Protect Sabarimala ecology, says panel

Protect Sabarimala ecology, says panel

Assembly panel visits Erumely, Nilackal, Pampa The Travancore Devaswom Board and various other stakeholders at Sabarimala should explore every possibility to reduce the environment pollution, air pollution, water pollution, and noise pollution at Sabarimala situated in the Periyar Tiger Reserve, Mullakkara Ratnakaran, MLA, has said. The MLA was chairing a …

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Suffragan Metropolitan Athanaseus passes away

Suffragan Metropolitan Athanaseus passes away

Funeral to be held in Thiruvalla on Friday Suffragan Metropolitan of the Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church of Malabar Geevarghese Mar Athanaseus passed away at a private hospital in Kochi at 4.40 a.m. on Wednesday. He was 74. The Suffragan Metropolitan was keeping indifferent health for some time and was …

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Police crack down on hartal organisers

Police crack down on hartal organisers

Probe to identify the radical elements that came together to give the call for surprise hartal The police on Tuesday mounted a crackdown on youths who had gone about blocking vehicles, vandalising shops and other establishments to enforce the hartal on Monday, taking hundreds into custody and slapping cases under …

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Chithralekha begins stir, asserts her right to live

Chithralekha begins stir, asserts her right to live

Seeks revocation of State’s order cancelling land allotment Dalit autorickshaw driver E. Chithralekha began an indefinite sit-in on the five-cent land at Kattampally here on Tuesday demanding revocation of the State government order cancelling the allotment of the land made during by previous United Democratic Front (UDF) government. Ms. Chithralekha …

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Railway action panel takes out long march

Railway action panel takes out long march

Thousands of people under the aegis of the Nilgiris-Wayanad National Highway and Railway Action Committee took out a long march on Tuesday against the alleged apathy of the State government in actualising the proposed Nilambur-Sulthan Bathery-Nanjangud railway line. The 24 km long march begins from Sulthan Bathery to collectorate premises …

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Post-ATM break-in, police on their toes

Post-ATM break-in, police on their toes

Investigators fear the inter-State gang bracing for more such heists The recent break-in at an ATM kiosk in Kollam has left the State police bracing for more such heists. They suspect that an inter-State gang, still at large, had stolen ₹6.5 lakh from the machine located on a byroad at …

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Protect Sabarimala ecology, says panel

Protect Sabarimala ecology, says panel

Assembly panel visits Erumely, Nilackal, Pampa The Travancore Devaswom Board and various other stakeholders at Sabarimala should explore every possibility to reduce the environment pollution, air pollution, water pollution, and noise pollution at Sabarimala situated in the Periyar Tiger Reserve, Mullakkara Ratnakaran, MLA, has said. The MLA was chairing a …

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Police crack down on hartal organisers

Police crack down on hartal organisers

Probe to identify the radical elements that came together to give the call for surprise hartal The police on Tuesday mounted a crackdown on youths who had gone about blocking vehicles, vandalising shops and other establishments to enforce the hartal on Monday, taking hundreds into custody and slapping cases under …

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