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Calamities hit Kerala one after the other, but Gadgil report dissidents firm on stance

As the death toll in Kerala due to the rains rises to 113, talks have again started on the need to implement the Gadgil report to protect the Western Ghats from further damage.

Rahul Gandhi starts distributing kits to 18,000 families in flood-hit Wayanad

Since Wayanad is spread across several assembly constituencies, the distribution will cover all these places and the first round is expected to be completed in a day or two.

Kerala records first arrest under triple talaq law, man held in Kozhikode district

EK Hussam, a native of Kozhikode, was arrested on Friday based on the order by a Judicial First-Class Magistrate Court in Thamarassery.

After Yusuffali’s mall blocks drainage in Kerala village, residents force action

The parking ground of Y Mall, a retail offering of Lulu Group in MA Yusuffali’s village of Thriprayar in Thrissur, was hindering the free flow of water from a canal.

From a temple priest offering his earring to people donating salary: Kerala CM thanks all

'Nobody can defeat us’, said Kerala CM expressing gratitude to support shown by people during floods.

Not just rains, allowing quarrying in eco-sensitive zones also to blame for Kerala landslides

A study has found that 25 out of the 31 locations which experienced landslides this year came under the Ecologically Sensitive Zones identified by Madhav Gadgil panel in 2011.

There is public outcry to implement Gadgil report on Western Ghats: VS Achuthanandan

VS also said that Kerala was ignoring scientific studies on environment and climate change for certain conveniences.

Kerala rains: Rescue ops continue in Kavalappara and Puthumala, death toll at 108

Minister Kadakampally Surendran said that the Department of Co-Operation will rebuild houses for those in Malappuram under the Care Home project.

‘No amount of help can replace him': Family of rescuer who died in Kerala floods

Linu, a Seva Bharathi volunteer, died in the floods, and many have come forward to help the family including actor Mohanlal.

Meet the Kerala man who holds a record for having 11,111 Indian one-rupee notes

Arvind Kumar Pai, a primary school teacher, is full of interesting facts about the Re 1 note - like they are signed by Finance Secretaries, and not RBI Governors like other currency notes.