No environmental clearance for Aranmula airport: SC

New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram: The proposed Rs.2,000-crore KGS Aranmula international airport project in Kerala Friday got a jolt when the Supreme Court upheld the verdict of the Chennai bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) which cancelled the environmental clearance that it secured. The airport ..

Mullaperiyar: TN issues alert to Kerala as storage level touches 142 feet

Idukki: With the storage level in the Mullaperiyar dam touching 142 feet, the maximum water level permitted by the Supreme Court, the Tamil Nadu government has issued an alert to Kerala. The water level in the dam touched 142 feet as Tamil Nadu has stopped drawing water from the dam completely on ..

Nadapuram child abuse: Case booked against Abdurahman Sagafi

Nadapuram: Police have booked a case against Perode P M Abdurahman Sagafi, general secretary of Parakadavu Sirajulhuda Education Complex and also the school manager in a case where a LKG child was sexually abused at Nadapuram. A case was booked for offending the sentiments of the child's parents in ..

Case against Togadia to be withdrawn

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Government plan to withdraw the case against VHP leader Praveen Togadia for his provocative speech given in Kerala. The move to withdraw the case follows a plea by Kummanam Rajasekharan, Hindu Aikyavedi state general secretary. The case is being withdrawn overruling the ..

Govt mulls bill to contain black magic

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala government is planning to bring in a legislation to curb practices likeblack magicand exorcism following the increase in the number of sorcery cases. Home Minister Ramesh Chennithla has asked the departmentsecretary to draw up a draft bill on the subject. Sources in the office ..