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Thiruvonam Bumper 2016 Lottery Results Declared as Left Govt Blinks

Kerala government, despite under the Left front, amassed Rs.144 crore by selling 72 lakh lottery tickets on the eve of Onam 2016, while the first prize gets Rs.8 crore, the ...

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Palakkad in Kerala Becomes First HIV/AIDS Literate District

Kerala’s Palakkad district will become the first total HIV/AIDS literate district in the country due mainly to joint initiatives of civic authorities and KESS-HAPPI, a voluntary organisation which helped win ...

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Monsoon Forecast: Onset of Southwest Monsoon Around May 30 Likely

Every year, the onset of southwest monsoon over Kerala signals the arrival of monsoon over the Indian subcontinent and represents beginning of rainy season over the region and as per ...

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4 Kerala Water Sports Students Commit Suicide

In a bizarre incident reflecting the sports scene in the country, four girls in their teens from the Water Sports Centre of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) at Punnamada ...

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Sitaram Yechury Made CPI-M Chief, Faces Tough Test Ahead

Former JNU icon and senior leader Sitaram Yechury was unanimously elected the new general secretary of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Sunday at the party’s 21st Congress in ...

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Telangana takes lessons from Kerala on maintaining bio-diversity

If it was Goa that first decided to replicate the Kerala model of protecting its rich biodiversity, the newly formed state of Telangana is now following suit. Kerala is the ...

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Ayurveda a big hit among Moscow women, Kerala upbeat

Ayurveda has been a big hit in Russian capital Moscow, with many women who were looking at alternate health care practices asking about it during the country’s largest tourism fair. ...

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Despite Vaiko’s Opposition, Centre Approves Neutrino Project in Tamil Nadu

Government has approved India-based Neutrino Observatory Project with estimated cost of Rs. 1583.05 crore, informed minister Jitendra Singh to Rajya Sabha in a written reply. The Government has approved the ...

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Neutrino Project: Unrelenting Vaiko Tries to Rope in Kerala Against it

Unrelenting, MDMK general secretary Vaiko has met Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy seeking his support against the prestigious Rs.1,500 crore neutrino project in Tamil Nadu. In his meeting, Vaiko submitted ...

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Kerala Governor Seeks Preservation of Marine Life at 1st World Ocean Science Congress

The first of its kind to be held in India, the World Ocean Science Congress was opened today in Kochi, Kerala with Governor P. Sathasivam deploring the irrational exploitation of ...

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Amrita Medical Institute Conducts Successful ‘small bowel’ transplantation

Doctors at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in Kochi, Kerala have hit it again within a week successfully conducting a small bowel transplantation surgery for six hours on 37-year-old ...

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35th National Games: Over One Crore to Participate in ‘Run Kerala Run’ Today

Kerala seems to be in a festive mood today as over one crore people get set to run with one mind and aim ahead of the 35th National Games. The ...

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Idukki District of Kerala to Get India’s First High Speed NOFN Connectivity Today

The first hi-speed rural broadband network of India will be commissioned in Idukki district, a high range in Kerala, on Monday. Minister for Communications & IT, Ravi Shankar Prasad will ...

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Centre to fund new ayurveda research centre in Konni, Kerala

The central government will provide funding to set up a new ayurvedic clinical research centre in Konni, Kerala near Munnar to help scientifically validate traditional systems of healing. Shripad Yesso ...

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Why Vaiko Opposes Neutrino Project?

Vaiko, the General Secretary of Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK), has asked the people of Kerala  and Tamil Nadu to protest against the India-based Neutrino project, which is about to ...

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Mohanlal pips Mammootty in Padma awardee hopefuls’ list

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 5 (IANS) Superstar Mohanlal appears to have pipped arch on-screen rival Mammootty as he figures in the UDF-led Congress government’s wishlist of Padma Bhushan awardees, a top government ...

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150 Bars to Resume as Beer, Wine Parlours in Kerala Today

Bar owners in Kerala are all set to resume the closed bars as beer-wine parlours today, on Monday. The new liquor policy of Kerala government had forced the shutdown of ...

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13 Liquor Outlets on Highways Shutdown in Kerala

Thirteen liquor outlets located on state and national highways have been shut down in Kerala today following the decision taken by the cabinet a month ago. Kerala High Court has ...

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Exclusive: Not Merely a Christmas Gift, But a New Life

By Merry Sam in Kottayam It was not a mere a Christmas gift but a new life for Villodiyil Rajan’s family from the students of Santhwanam Club of Mar Thoma ...

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59 Christians converted to Hinduism on X-mas Day in Kerala

Fifty-nine Christians were converted to Hinduism on Thursday in Kottayam, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy’s home district. within a month after similar conversions triggered row in Uttar Pradesh. As many ...

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