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State health minister K K Shailaja said the health department will conduct a health camp in the area in a couple of days and investigation is on to locate the main source of the infection. She said health experts have said the infection spreads through water and food and keeping good hygiene was primary to check the spread.
Updated on Dec 20, 2020 02:57 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram |HT Correspondent
Red alert has been declared in three districts, Kozhikkode, Wayanad and Idukki, and orange alert in five other districts.
Updated on Aug 06, 2020 07:23 PM IST
The state has reported 587 Covid-19 positive cases so far, of which 87 are still active. North Kerala’s Wayanad and Kasaragod have emerged as hotspots.
Updated on May 16, 2020 08:17 PM IST
The lone positive case was reported from Kozhikode district in north Kerala. Out of 395 positive cases in the state 255 have discharged and in one week more than 50,000 were taken out of the observation list, the CM’s office said.
Updated on Apr 17, 2020 08:34 PM IST
Among the seven fresh cases, two are Nizamuddin-returned Tablighi Jamaat members, both from Malappuram. 17 of the 212 Jamaat members found to have attended the Delhi event have tested positive.
Updated on Apr 10, 2020 09:01 PM IST
The Kerala government has warned of action, including a 6-month jail term, and asked district officials to deal with those skipping home quarantine sternly.
Updated on Mar 20, 2020 07:45 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthpuram | HT Correspondent
The state unit was divided into two prominent factions, one led by Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan and the other by P K Krishnadas. The two factions later came together after the party leadership issued an ultimatum.
Updated on Feb 22, 2020 04:42 PM IST
When the local police could not make any headway, the case was handed over to the crime branch after six months. Police said they later found that the severed body parts were of a small-time criminal M Ismail, who was involved in many crimes.
Published on Jan 17, 2020 10:10 AM IST
Many reformist groups in the church, meanwhile, said that the issue has been raised “at a wrong time”.
Updated on Jan 15, 2020 05:10 PM IST
The state turned it into a big celebration. Almost all district headquarters made special arrangements to view the spectacle.
Updated on Dec 26, 2019 04:50 PM IST
After the verdict, the public prosecutor said this was the first judgment in South India after the amendment in the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act passed by Parliament in August this year.
Updated on Dec 04, 2019 06:38 PM IST
The Congress leader is in Wayanad to express solidarity with protestors who are on a fast against the night traffic ban along the Kozhikode-Bengaluru National Highway 766.
Updated on Oct 04, 2019 09:56 PM IST
The court accepted the contention of the petitioner and said key evidence had been overlooked and investigators took the statements of the accused as “gospel truth”.
Updated on Sep 30, 2019 09:35 PM IST
Thiruvananthapuram | HT Correspondent
Party leaders said the fresh consignment had 50,000 kgs of rice and other essentials like sugar, salt and different varieties of pulses. Besides food, the consignment also carried bed sheets, blankets and mats for the flood-hit people.
Updated on Aug 17, 2019 01:30 AM IST
Soil piping and lateral spread-- soils movement downhill-- visible in Kerala are recipes for major disasters say geoogists. Soil piping is indicative of serious destabilising inside earth in extreme conditions.
Updated on Aug 14, 2019 09:01 PM IST
The re-polling will be conducted in three booths in Kasargode.
Published on May 16, 2019 07:21 PM IST
Thiruvananthapuram |HT Correspondent
In the video, which was later picked up by Malayalam news channels, some people were seen indulging in bogus voting with the connivance of poll officials.
Updated on Apr 27, 2019 04:48 PM IST
AICC general secretary Priyanka Gandhi is campaigning in her brother’s second constituency Wayanad in north Kerala on the last day while Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is expected to hold a road show in Sultan Bathery and CM Pinarayi Vijayan will hold a rally in north Kerala.
Updated on Apr 21, 2019 11:41 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi who addressed a rally in north Kerala’s Kozhikkode on Friday made it clear that Sabarimala remained the party’s main poll plank in the state.
Updated on Apr 14, 2019 10:17 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram: | HT Correspondent
More than 200 people have been killed in the last three decades in RSS-Left violence Kannur in north Kerala.
Updated on Apr 10, 2019 10:37 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kasargod | Ramesh Babu
Six months after a devastating flood crippled Kerala, the state is in the grip of a severe drought and experts have warned that heat wave conditions will persist in many areas of north Kerala for more than a month.
Published on Mar 04, 2019 05:16 PM IST
The Congress party has alleged Kripesh, 21, and Sharath Lal, 24, were waylaid and hacked to death by a group of CPI(M) workers.
Updated on Feb 18, 2019 11:44 AM IST
The Opposition Congress boycotted the function to protest the exclusion of former CM Oommen Chandy from invitees list and the BJP also kept away protesting the government stand on hill temple Sabarimala.
Updated on Dec 09, 2018 06:18 PM IST
After disqualifying the legislator, the single bench of the High Court also instructed the election commission to conduct fresh election.
Updated on Nov 09, 2018 01:30 PM IST
In a social media post, the father of the girl slammed the madrasa for expelling her despite her good performance in both curricular and extra-curricular activities.
Updated on Jul 06, 2018 09:25 PM IST
Thiruvananthapuram, Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent
As many as 21 people, most of them hailing from upper-middle class and well-educated families, had disappeared from the state under suspicious conditions in 2016.
Updated on Jun 27, 2018 07:55 PM IST
Police suspect foul play after an autopsy of one of the dead bodies showed traces of aluminium phosphide which is used to kill rodents.
Updated on Apr 24, 2018 09:45 PM IST
Yasmin Ahmed’s conviction is the first in an IS-related case in Kerala.
Updated on Mar 24, 2018 10:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | Ramesh Babu, Thiruvananthapuram