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Kerala Records 29 Fresh Omicron Cases

Jan 03, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The Omicron variant was confirmed in 10 people in Thiruvananthapuram, seven in Alappuzha and six each in Thrissur and Malappuram, the release said.

LDF's Record-Breaking Poll Success, Natural Disasters And Covid Surge Dominate Kerala's 2021

Dec 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Active cases jumped from 31,493 on April 3 to 4,38,913 on May 14 in Kerala and the huge spike in infections put the health system at risk.

Renjith Sreenivas murder: Khushbu wants justice to be delivered at the earliest

Stating that the Left government in the state could not claim that they were not aware about the possibility of such a murder, she alleged police were lethargic in their action.

Christmas Day Violence At Kizhakkambalam: Police Will Foot Medical Expenses Of Injured Officers

Dec 28, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Police arrested 164 migrant workers from the quarters provided for the labourers inside the Kitex garments industrial complex and till Monday night around 76 of them have been remanded to judicial custody.

Covid-19 India: 75 Percent Vaccination Completed In Kerala, Says State's Health Minister Veena George

Covid-19 India: 75 percent people have received second vaccination dose in Kerala, according to the state’s Health Minister Veena George.

18 December, 2021

Silver Line Rail Project: Criticism Mounting In Cong Against Tharoor

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While attending a programme here on Thursday, Tharoor praised Vijayan, saying he, as an administrator, was trying to change the impression that the southern state was not investment-friendly.

27 November, 2021

Kerala Tourism Launches STREET Project

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In a pioneering initiative to take tourism deep into the state’s interiors and rural hinterland, Kerala Tourism will launch the 'STREET’ project in select spots in seven districts, which would help visitors experience the diversity of offerings in these locales.

31 October, 2021

Kerala: Schools To Reopen From November 1 In Staggered Manner With Bio-Bubble

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The state government has decided to open schools with utmost vigilance and in a staggered manner following guidelines prepared by the Health and Education departments.

29 October, 2021

‘Orange Alert’ Sounded For Five Districts As Incessant Rains Continue In Kerala

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The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall is very likely in Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthita, Alappuzha, Kottayam and Idukki districts.

28 October, 2021

Kerala Govt To Roll Out Rs 5L Compensation To Families Of Deceased, Rs 10L For Property Loss

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Of the Rs 5 lakh to be paid to the families of those who died in the recent natural disasters, the State Disaster Response Fund would provide Rs 4 lakh while remaining Rs 1 lakh would come from the Chief Minister's Disaster Relief Fund.

21 October, 2021

Kerala Rains: IMD Issues Orange Alert For 8 Districts Amid Incessant Downpour, Thunderstorms

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The southern state was ravaged by heavy downpour and subsequent landslides in the south-central districts on October 15 and 16 which resulted in the loss of 42 lives and six people going missing.


19 September, 2021

Unable To Connect Internet In UP’s Amethi, Smriti Irani Blames ‘Gandhi Family’ Of No Development

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Union Minister Smriti Irani said the development has not reached UP’s Amethi, ruled by Congress’ ‘Gandhi family’ for five decades.

18 September, 2021

Kerala Rights Panel Files Case Over ‘Denial’ Of Hospital Admission To Pregnant Lady

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The Kerala Human Rights panel said the pregnant woman was denied admission by three hospitals in the state, following which she lost her baby inside the womb.

17 September, 2021

‘Attempts Being Made To Lure Kerala Youth Towards Extremism’: CPI(M)

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The party said the extremist forces were infiltrating Muslim outfits, while Sangh Parivar was instilling fear among minority groups.

12 September, 2021

‘Narcotic Love Jihad’ Controversy in Kerala, BJP Backs Bishop

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The BJP said the remark made by the Bishop Joseph Kallarangatt is the voice of the community.

11 September, 2021

Political Uproar Continues In Kerala Over ‘Love Narcotic Jihad’ Remark, Pala Diocese Tries To Calm Tempers

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BJP has accused Congress and CPI(M) of supporting ‘jihadis’, while the both have hit back at it saying BJP is using ‘Sangh Parivar’ agenda to destroy Christain-Muslim harmony in Kerala.

10 September, 2021

People Holding Responsible Positions Shouldn’t Make Communal Statements: Kerala CM Over 'Love Narcotic Jihad’ Remark

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Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said people holding responsible positions should desist from making statements causing communal discord.


10 September, 2021

‘Love Narcotic Jihad’ Remark Creates Political Uproar In Kerala

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The Congress criticized the remark made by Catholic Bishop Joseph Kallarangatt, while the BJP supported him.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz