Union Minister

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No Proposal For Menstrual Leaves At Educational Institutions Considered: Union Ministry

The Union Education Ministry replied in Lok Sabha over the question of getting menstrual leave for students at educational institutions. On February 6, Union Education Minister Subhas Sarkar said, "No such proposal is under consideration in the ministry." The reply was in view of the Kerala Government's announcement that it would grant menstrual leaves to females. However, the Union Ministry asked the concerned authority to ensure menstrual… read-more

Mon, 06 Feb 2023 - 08:58 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Education Ministry, Menstrual Leaves, Educational institutions, lok sabha, Kerala Government

Social critic Civic Chandran

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Kerala Govt Demands Civic Chandran's Bail In Sexual Harassment Case Revoked

Kerala government sought the state High Court on August 19 to overturn bail granted to writer and social critic Civic Chandran in sexual harassment case brought by Dalit writer. While granting anticipatory relief to Chandran, Kerala's Kozhikode district sessions court stated offenses under Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act would not stand against the accused prima facie. Two sexual harassment lawsuits were… read-more

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 03:25 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Kerala, Bail, Kerala Government, High Court, sexual harassment case

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Dr. V P Joy

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Kerala Govt Mandates Wearing Masks, Announces Punishment For Violators: COVID-19

Kerala government has made it compulsory to wear masks in public places, workplaces, during transport, and other gatherings. Chief Secretary Dr. V P Joy said on April 27, in exercise of the powers conferred under section 20(3) of the Disaster Management Act 2005, wearing masks will be made mandatory in the state. The daily positivity rate in India has increased by 0.3% in 24 hours, reported ANI.

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 08:19 PM / by SARANNYA ACHARYA

Tags: covid19, Kerala Government, Dr. V P Joy, Coronavirus Pandemic, mask

Courtesy: ANI

S Suresh BJP Leader

photo: Kerala Kumaudi

BJP Demands Ban On SDPI In Kerala

An RSS worker's death in Kerala's Palakkad region, BJP State Chief Secretary S Suresh demanded ban on SDPI in the State. He said, the law & order in Kerala is worst, and even police are inefficient to tackle the situation. Suresh said, SDPI anti-national terrorist are enemy of Kerala people and humanity and are growing in the State, with the support of the LDF and UDF Government. 

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 11:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: SDPI anti-national, Kerala Government, RSS Worker, BJP Leader, S Suresh

Courtesy: ANI

Congress  Leader

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Congress Leader Slams New Liquor Policy Of Kerala

Congress leader VD Satheesan criticized the Pinarayi Vijayan Government for its new 'liquor policy' in Kerala. Claiming the policy to be 'disgusting & encouraging corruption" in Kerala. He said, "What is this policy? This policy is totally disgusting". He further added, "This is all for corruption". Notably, the LDF led Kerala Government introduced a new liquor policy, which allows manufacturing fruit-based liquor, and boosts the… read-more

Fri, 01 Apr 2022 - 12:40 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: New Liquor Policy, Kerala Government, CM Pinarayi Vijayan, Congress leader, Local

Courtesy: ANI

Kerala Of Government

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Kerala Revenue Department Intends To Establish National Housing Park

The Kerala government of Revenue Department has proposed to establish a National Housing Park, the first such project in India which will showcase housing plans. However, it will be located on six acres of land costing Rs 5 lakh to Rs 10 lakh for the tourist attraction. "Kerala Revenue Department plans to implement National housing Park for the first time in India," tweeted the Kerala Government.

Sat, 05 Mar 2022 - 04:55 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Kerala, Revenue Department, National Housing Park, Kerala Government, TOURIST ATTRACTION

Courtesy: ANI


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CBSE Retains Admission Eligibility Criteria For Class 1 Students

The Kerala CBSE School Management announced that the minimum age for class one admission in all CBSE schools for the academic year 2022-23 will be five years of age. However, Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) had earlier announced six years for the same criteria, as per National Education Policy which led to protests, against the decision. Moreover, until the last academic year, it was five years.

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 02:50 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: India, Education, CBSE Board, children, Kerala Government

Courtesy: The Times Of India

Kerala government lifted Covid-19 restrictions

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Kerala Lifts Covid-19 Restrictions, Allows 100% Occupancy At Theatres & Bars

In view of declining Covid-19 cases in the state, the Kerala government on February 27, has decided to lift Covid-19 restrictions in the state. The government has decided to allow 100% occupancy in theatres, bars, hotels, and restaurants. Meanwhile, the government and private offices can hold offline meetings and training, the order stated. Notably, on February 25, Kerala reported 3,581 new Covid-19 cases.

Mon, 28 Feb 2022 - 12:03 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Kerala, Covid-19, Movie Theatre, Hotels, Kerala Government

Courtesy: ANI

Student Police Cadets

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No Hijab With Student Police Cadets Uniform, Says Kerala Government

The Kerala government has dismissed the plea of class eight student Riza Nahan for wearing hijab and full sleeves along with the uniform of Student Police Cadets. "Combining religious matters with uniforms in the present situation would raise the same demands in other similarly functioning forces," said the home department. The nodal officer of Student Police Cadets was also against this and pointed out the negative points of allowing it.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 - 12:34 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Hijab, Kerala, Police Cadet, Kerala Government, Religious Symbol

Courtesy: India Today

Kerala Omicron Cases

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Kerala Omicron Cases Tally At 152, Reports 45 New Cases

Omicron cases increased to 152 in Kerala, with 45 fresh cases, on January 2. The Health Authority of Kerala said, of the new cases, nine came from high risk countries, 32 from low risk and four were affected by primary contact. "Till now total of 50 people have reached the state from high risk countries, while 84 from low risk countries, eighteen have contracted disease through their contacts," said Govt. 

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 09:13 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: omicron, Kerala, National Health authority, Kerala Government, Covid-19