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UN recognition for Kerala in fight against Covid-19

UN recognition for Kerala in fight against Covid-19

🕔08:13, 24.Jun 2020

Thiruvananthapuram, June 24  Kerala on Tuesday was among those honoured for tackling the Covid-19 pandemic when the United Nations celebrated the Public Service Day. The function, held on a virtual platform, saw the participation of UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres

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Centre releases 3rd instalment of Rs 6K cr grant to states

Centre releases 3rd instalment of Rs 6K cr grant to states

🕔17:42, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  In an attempt to assist state governments to effectively address situation arising out of Covid-19, the Central Government on Wednesday released the third instalment of states’ share of revenue deficit grant amounting to over Rs 6,000

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REC Commits Financial Assistance to Improve Health and Education in Munderi District, Kerala

REC Commits Financial Assistance to Improve Health and Education in Munderi District, Kerala

🕔12:11, 13.Jan 2020

New Delhi, 13th January 2020: REC Foundation, the CSR arm of the Navratna Central Govt. PSU REC Limited, signed a memorandum with Munderi Government Higher Secondary School, Munderi, Distt- Kannur, Keralaextending CSR support of Rs.2.7 crore onconstruction of kitchen and dining

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Abu Dhabi Investment Authority keen to invest in Kerala: CM

Abu Dhabi Investment Authority keen to invest in Kerala: CM

🕔06:44, 23.Nov 2019

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 23 The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) has expressed its desire to invest in Kerala, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. Vijayan’s office informed on Friday that following a discussion the Chief Minister had with top officials of ADIA here,

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FMs of Oppn-ruled states say Centre delaying GST relief

FMs of Oppn-ruled states say Centre delaying GST relief

🕔12:29, 21.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 21  Some of the opposition-led state governments have claimed that the Centre has not cleared the GST compensation dues for the months of August and September forcing them to resort to even overdraft. In a joint statement,

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Prez announces appointment of 5 new Governors

Prez announces appointment of 5 new Governors

🕔20:41, 1.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 1  In a reshuffle on Sunday, President Ram Nath Kovind announced the appointment of five new Governors in the states of Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala and Telangana. Prominent Muslim face and former Congress leader Arif Mohammed

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Kerala expects Rs 3,596 cr World Bank loan for rebuilding

Kerala expects Rs 3,596 cr World Bank loan for rebuilding

🕔07:19, 30.Apr 2019

Thiruvananthapuram, April 30  Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, after a high level meeting here on Monday to discuss the ‘rebuild Kerala’ initiative in aftermath of the worst-ever floods that hit the state last year, indicated that the World Bank will provide

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Third phase polling on Tuesday across 15 states

Third phase polling on Tuesday across 15 states

🕔18:56, 22.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 22  People in 15 states will vote on Tuesday in the third phase of Lok Sabha elections scheduled for Tuesday which will see a maximum of of 117 seats going to the polls in a single phase

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Kerala inks MoU to set up Rs 1,000 crore Data Park

Kerala inks MoU to set up Rs 1,000 crore Data Park

🕔19:29, 19.Feb 2019

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 19  Kerala has signed an agreement with the leading hyper scale data platform RackBank Datacenters Private Limited (RBDC) to set up a Rs 1,000-crore Data Park at the Infopark in Cherthala. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed

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Kerala tops list with 5 out of 10 destinations in India

Kerala tops list with 5 out of 10 destinations in India

🕔17:25, 12.Jan 2019

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 12  Booking.com, one of the world’s leading digital travel platforms, on Saturday revealed that Kerala toped the list with five out of 10 most welcoming tourist destinations in India. According to its 2018 Guest Review Awards survey data,

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Himachal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu front runners in SDG index: NITI Aayog

Himachal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu front runners in SDG index: NITI Aayog

🕔08:31, 22.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 22  Himachal Pradesh, Kerala and Tamil Nadu have come out as the front runners in implementing the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) targets, as per a NITI Aayog report released on Friday. The government’s premier think tank

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100-year-old says Kerala floods worse than 1924 deluge

100-year-old says Kerala floods worse than 1924 deluge

🕔14:47, 27.Aug 2018

Thiruvalla (Kerala), Aug 27 A bishop now 100-years-old says the floods which have devastated Kerala are far worse than the one which choked the state way back in 1924. The 1924 floods were not as horrific as the present one,

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Sitharaman visits flood-hit Kodagu, promises Army help

Sitharaman visits flood-hit Kodagu, promises Army help

🕔15:12, 24.Aug 2018

Kodagu (Karnataka), Aug 24  Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday visited the flood-hit Kodagu district and assured the people of Indian Army’s help in rebuilding the devastated region’s roads. “I can assure you that the task force of the Indian

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Kerala sees some normalcy, CM promises all help

Kerala sees some normalcy, CM promises all help

🕔07:45, 24.Aug 2018

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 24  Parts of flood-ravaged Kerala began limping to normalcy as rains kept away from the state for a second successive day on Thursday, but officials admitted there was a long way to go for the human suffering to

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GST return filing dates extended for Kerala

GST return filing dates extended for Kerala

🕔08:29, 22.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 22  The government on Tuesday extended the deadlines for various Goods and Services Tax (GST) returns for taxpayers registered in flood-hit Kerala, Mahe in Puducherry and Kodagu in Karnataka. It also extended the last date for filing GST

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Kerala cancels Onam celebrations over floods

Kerala cancels Onam celebrations over floods

🕔15:33, 14.Aug 2018

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 14  In view of the worst devastation in nearly a century suffered by Kerala due to rains and floods, the government on Tuesday cancelled this year’s Onam celebrations, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan announced. The harvest festival is one

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27 dead in Kerala rains, 2 more Idukki shutters opened

27 dead in Kerala rains, 2 more Idukki shutters opened

🕔14:32, 10.Aug 2018

Idukki (Kerala) Aug 10  Although Kerala on Friday got some relief due to lesser showers pounding it than has been over the last two days, the death toll rose to 27. With the water level at the Idukki dam fast

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CPI-M’s Saji Cherian wins Kerala bypoll with record margin

CPI-M’s Saji Cherian wins Kerala bypoll with record margin

🕔13:01, 31.May 2018

Chengannur (Kerala), May 31 Communist party of India-Maxist candidate Saji Cherian won the Chengannur Assembly bypoll in Kerala with a record margin of over 18,000 votes, a poll official said. The bypolls necessitated by the death of sitting CPI-M MLA

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Southwest monsoon arrives in Kerala

Southwest monsoon arrives in Kerala

🕔19:04, 29.May 2018

Thiruvananthapuram, May 29  The much-awaited southwest monsoon set in over Kerala on Tuesday – three days ahead of schedule – said the IMD, signalling monsoon’s arrival over the Indian subcontinent and beginning of rainy season in the region. The Indian

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Nipah virus outbreak contained in Kerala: Minister

Nipah virus outbreak contained in Kerala: Minister

🕔14:05, 23.May 2018

Thiruvananthapuram, May 23  Kerala Health Minister K.K. Shailaja on Wednesday said that the outbreak of Nipah virus (NiP), which has claimed 10 lives, has been contained and there was no need to panic. Seventeen people are being treated at the

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