Kerala

Coconut tree climbing machine and 4 more innovative products from Kerala startups

Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) supports innovative technology ideas that can help solve social or environmental issues while also having business potential.

I was kicked out of 2 jobs for coming out as gay in Kerala: Jijo Kuriakose opens up

I’m a proud Malayali gay man, but also worried for our community, Jijo says.

Kerala HC orders land survey in Thomas Chandy encroachment case

The court asked authorities to hold the survey and submit a report in three months.

Who is to blame? Kerala misses out on this year’s National Youth Festival

While the Union HRD Ministry failed to intimate the state govt about submitting the applications, the state Youth Welfare Board didn’t even enquire about the reasons.

Kerala Nehru college student consumes poison in classroom, allegedly over harassment

18-year-old Arshad Arshaf, a student of Nehru college, consumed poison inside the classroom on Wednesday.

Yes, fish fry is relevant to feminism: Why Rima Kallingal's TedX talk is bang on

Social media users who believe Rima should be given some fish to shut her up are clearly missing the point.

13 years after Kerala man lost eye in hartal violence, HC tells LDF to pay

“State’s failure to rein in those political parties that take the public to ransom amounts to a culpable omission in its sovereign function- in protecting its citizens,” said the Kerala HC.

Removal of Haj subsidy clear act of targeting minorities: Oommen Chandy

Former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy termed it as the most unfortunate and called for it to be reversed.

Court orders probe into actor Dileep’s plea of police leaking charge sheet

The actor had approached the court in November 2017 accusing the police officials of leaking the charge sheet to the media.

Sabarimala achieves record income of Rs 255 crore this pilgrimage season

The devaswom board will look into the facilities in Tirupathi temple to make better arrangements in Sabarimala during the next festive season.