Category: South News

They lost all hope; the factory workers of Kottamala is in crisis
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They lost all hope; the factory workers of Kottamala is in crisis

Idukki : The place wears the look of a deserted village. There are just a few crumbling estate lanes, unmotorable roads, a few workers moving almost like shadows in the hot sun and aged women sitting on the veranda of the lanes as if waiting for someone’s arrival. Their shrunken eyes hide the long years...

Mohan Bhagwat unfurls tricolor at Palakkad School, flouting Govt circular
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Mohan Bhagwat unfurls tricolor at Palakkad School, flouting Govt circular

State government circular approving only heads of educational institutions to hoist the tricolor, blown in air by RSS chief. RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat unfolded the national flag on Friday at a Sangh Parivar managed higher secondary school affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) here, where he was the chief guest. The State government...

Facts on FACT: Pinarayi pens to Modi
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Facts on FACT: Pinarayi pens to Modi

FACT to revive on the land sale proceeds   The Union government’s resolution to pay of the debts of FACT has irked the State Government leading Pinarayi to write to Modi on this issue. The proceeds from the sale of land belonging to FACT are being utilized for the modernization and expansion of the company....

Sister Abhaya case: Guilty still free
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Sister Abhaya case: Guilty still free

Probe officer arraigned by court for ruining cue   A special court on Monday held former SP, K.T. Michael, Crime Branch (CB) – Kottayam, on the charges of ruining evidence and conspiracy in 1993 when he headed the local unit of the CB probing Abhaya’s case.   The CBI said that DySP K. Samuel, who...

Malayalam television fest 2017 begins in Thiruvananthapuram
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Malayalam television fest 2017 begins in Thiruvananthapuram

The year 2017 marks the tenth anniversary of Malayalam Television Fraternity, the combined body of producers and technicians in the Malayalam television serial industry. As a part of the tenth-anniversary celebration, the establishment is conducting ‘Malayalam Television Fest 2017’ which begins on December 18 at the Nisha Gandhi Auditorium, Thiruvananthapuram. Honorable Minister A K Balan...

Child torture in the name of religion should be eradicated, but why only in one community, social media asks CPI(M) leader P P Divya
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Child torture in the name of religion should be eradicated, but why only in one community, social media asks CPI(M) leader P P Divya

P P Divya, the Kannur CPI(M) leader who is also the District Panchayat Vice President has taken a strong stand against people who torture children in the name of Sabarimala pilgrimage. Taking her official Facebook handle, Divya posted pictures of a dad walking from Kasargode to Sabarimala barefoot with his two young kids. On her...

SFI gives it back in style, conducts flash mob with hijab wearing girls
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SFI gives it back in style, conducts flash mob with hijab wearing girls

Students Federation of India (SFI), conducted flash mobs all across Kerala as a part of their protest against Islamic fundamentalists who trolled three girls for dancing on the World AIDS day in an awareness campaign. When fanatics considered dancing with hijab an insult to the religion, SFI bravely organized flash mobs featuring girls wearing hijab...