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Kerala 'love jihad' case: Hadiya's father does not allow state women commission to meet her

The chairperson of Kerala State Women's Commission was on Monday denied permission to visit Hadiya, the Hindu woman from Kerala who converted to Islam after marrying a Muslim man.

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Congress helping BJP against Left in Tripura, Kerala: CPI(M)

Hyderabad: The Congress is "helping" the BJP against the Left in Kerala and Tripura, CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat said, in response to former PM Manmohan Singh's appeal for a joint fight against the ...

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CPI didn't show coalition propriety in Thomas Chandy case: Kerala minister

"In this case, they (CPI) are acting as hero. Our opinion is that the ministers not attending the cabinet meeting was against coalition propriety," he said.

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Petition in Kerala High Court: Pinarayi Vijayan should resign as Cabinet’s collective responsibil...

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has faced a lot of flak over Thomas Chandy’s graft case. File Photo In the wake of Transport Minister Thomas Chandy’s resignation from the Cabinet last week, ...

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Amid scarcity, report finds 26% of water sources in Kerala are ‘completely’ polluted

Amid the state government’s efforts to rejuvenate and reclaim water sources, a study has come up with a startling finding that 26.90 per cent of water sources in Kerala are “completely” polluted. A...

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Panel set up to recommend pay hike for lower court judges

New Delhi: The government has notified the appointment of a commission to recommend hike in salaries of judges of lower courts. The Union cabinet had last week granted its approval for the formatio...

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Kerala , regionally referred as Keralam, is a state located in the south-west region of India on the Malabar coast. It was formed on 1 November 1956 per the States Reorganisation Act by combining various Malayalam-speaking regions. Spread over 38,863 km2 (15,005 sq mi) with a population of 33,387,677, it is bordered by Karnataka to the north and north east, Tamil Nadu to the east and south, and...