Articles about Ernakulam

Malayalam actor Vijay Babu arrested in sexual assault case

27 Jun 2022

Kochi
Malayalam actor Vijay Babu arrested in sexual assault case

Malayalam actor and producer Vijay Babu was arrested by the Kochi City Police in relation to a sexual assault case on Monday, said reports.

Vijay Babu booked for rape; breaks law by naming survivor

27 Apr 2022

Facebook
Vijay Babu booked for rape; breaks law by naming survivor

Malayalam actor-producer Vijay Babu was charged with rape a few days ago.

Red alert in 5 Kerala districts as rains drench state

16 Oct 2021

Kerala
Red alert in 5 Kerala districts as rains drench state

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert in as many as five districts of Kerala as heavy rains continued to lash the southern state.

Kerala HC directs inquiry on incorrect date in vaccination certificate

23 Sep 2021

Kerala
Kerala HC directs inquiry on incorrect date in vaccination certificate

Incorrect date and venue of second vaccine dose in a COVID-19 vaccination certificate prompted the Kerala High Court on Thursday to order an inquiry to ascertain whether it was a genuine mistake or some mischief.

Low testing, contact tracing blamed for Kerala's COVID-19 situation: Report

25 Jan 2021

Kerala
Low testing, contact tracing blamed for Kerala's COVID-19 situation: Report

Even as the coronavirus outbreak has largely slowed down across India, the Kerala state continues to see a huge daily spike in infections.

Kerala: 2 Navy personnel killed as glider crashes during training

04 Oct 2020

Karnataka
Kerala: 2 Navy personnel killed as glider crashes during training

Two officers of the Indian Navy died Sunday morning as a glider aircraft crashed in Kochi, Kerala.

Kerala nurse on death penalty in Yemen recounts horrid tale

26 Aug 2020

Kerala
Kerala nurse on death penalty in Yemen recounts horrid tale

Last week, Nimisha Priya made headlines after she was handed the death sentence for killing her "husband," a Yemeni national, and chopping his body into pieces.

Kerala: Toll in Idukki landslide rises to 43, many missing

10 Aug 2020

Kerala
Kerala: Toll in Idukki landslide rises to 43, many missing

The landslide that occurred in Kerala on Friday, August 7, has claimed 43 lives so far, multiple reports said.

200 trains resume services today: Check full list here

01 Jun 2020

Puri
200 trains resume services today: Check full list here

From today, June 1, the Indian Railways will be running 200 special trains (100 pairs), with more than 1.45 lakh passengers traveling on the first day itself.

Sonu Sood arranges chartered flight for  150 migrants

29 May 2020

Odisha
Sonu Sood arranges chartered flight for 150 migrants

Bollywood actor Sonu Sood is leaving no stone unturned to reduce the plight of migrant workers, a section that has been most severely hit due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and ensuing lockdown restrictions.

Kerala: Five, including a murder-accused, arrested for vandalizing film sets

27 May 2020

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Kerala: Five, including a murder-accused, arrested for vandalizing film sets

After the vandalism of a film's sets in Kerala's Kalady (Ernakulam district) by the members of a right-wing group created uproar across the Malayalam film industry and invited a sharp reaction from the Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, five persons were arrested.

Trains arrive in Kerala 'unannounced', state government unhappy with Centre

27 May 2020

Navi Mumbai
Trains arrive in Kerala 'unannounced', state government unhappy with Centre

The Left-run Kerala government has slammed the Centre for sending the trains carrying migrant workers to the state without proper communication. The Railways want to be the "super spreader" in the state, Finance Minister Thomas Isaac tweeted.

Kerala: Film set vandalized by right-wing group, CM promises action

25 May 2020

Shashi Tharoor
Kerala: Film set vandalized by right-wing group, CM promises action

Several members of a right-wing group, Antharashtra Hindu Parishad (AHP) on Sunday vandalized a film set erected at Aluva in Kerala's Ernakulam district.

In one-off special train, migrants travel from Telangana to Jharkhand

01 May 2020

Odisha
In one-off special train, migrants travel from Telangana to Jharkhand

Today, nearly 40 days after coronavirus-linked lockdown started, a special train was arranged from Telangana to ferry migrant workers to Jharkhand on a special request of the former's state government.

Coronavirus cases reach 918 in India; all that happened today

28 Mar 2020

Delhi Police
Coronavirus cases reach 918 in India; all that happened today

Even as India entered the fourth day of its 21-day lockdown due to the coronavirus outbreak, the issue of migrant workers remained unresolved.

Coronavirus: Kerala announces lockdown across all districts till March 31

23 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus: Kerala announces lockdown across all districts till March 31

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday announced a complete lockdown in the state amid a coronavirus outbreak.

Kerala man, isolated after returning from coronavirus-hit Malaysia, dies

01 Mar 2020

Malaysia
Kerala man, isolated after returning from coronavirus-hit Malaysia, dies

As an ongoing novel coronavirus outbreak continues to heighten concerns, a Kerala man who had returned from coronavirus-hit Malaysia died on Saturday.

Despite rare medical condition, 28-year-old fulfils dream of becoming lawyer

25 Jun 2019

India
Despite rare medical condition, 28-year-old fulfils dream of becoming lawyer

On June 16, hundreds enrolled as advocates in the Kerala High Court, but 28-year-old Pramitha Augustine among them cuts a prominent figure.

With Kerala's death toll rising, Modi hopes for Kerala's recovery

25 Aug 2018

Narendra Modi
With Kerala's death toll rising, Modi hopes for Kerala's recovery

With the death toll in Kerala rising, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his hope that the annual Onam harvest festival will give Kerala's people the strength to cope with their adversities.

#Keralafloods: Let's talk about Kerala's unsung heroes, the fishermen

21 Aug 2018

Kerala
#Keralafloods: Let's talk about Kerala's unsung heroes, the fishermen

Yesterday Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan announced that 90% of rescue operations in the state has been completed, thanks to NGOs, government agencies like NDRF, the Indian Navy, et al, and of course individuals.

Kerala hit by worst-ever flood, death toll rises to 72

16 Aug 2018

Narendra Modi
Kerala hit by worst-ever flood, death toll rises to 72

Kerala is witnessing its worst-ever flood- 72 people have lost their lives, operations have been suspended at Kochi Airport till August 18, and trains cancelled on the Thiruvananthapuram-Nagercoil route.

Kerala-coolie used railway Wi-Fi to prepare for KPSC while carrying-luggage

09 May 2018

Kerala
Kerala-coolie used railway Wi-Fi to prepare for KPSC while carrying-luggage

Most people would drown themselves in books while preparing for civil services exams, but not Sreenath K.

Kerala HC dismisses rape charges, says sex was consensual

08 Feb 2017

Delhi Police
Kerala HC dismisses rape charges, says sex was consensual

An Ernakulam native was accused of rape by an Engineering graduate alleging that the boy deceived her into having sex 3-4 times under the pretext of marrying her.

Bombay HC: Promise to marry not always inducement to rape

21 Jan 2017

Delhi Police
Bombay HC: Promise to marry not always inducement to rape

The Bombay High Court has ruled that educated girls who consent to pre-marital sex must take responsibility for their decisions.