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Kerala: State in southern India
Kerala is a state on the southwestern Malabar Coast of India. It was formed on 1 November 1956, following the passage of the States Reorganisation Act, by combining Malayalam-speaking regions of the erstwhile regions of Cochin, Malabar, South Canara, and Travancore. Spread over 38,863 km2 (15,005 sq mi), Kerala is the twenty-first largest Indian state by area. It is bordered by Karnataka to the north and northeast, Tamil Nadu to the east and south, and the Lakshadweep Sea to the west. With 33,406,061 inhabitants as per the 2011 Census, Kerala is the thirteenth-largest Indian state by population. It is divided into 14 districts with the capital being Thiruvananthapuram. Malayalam is the most widely spoken language and is also the official language of the state.

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Maharashtra active tally at 6.9 lakh, 67,013 new COVID cases [Video]

Maharashtra active tally at 6.9 lakh, 67,013 new COVID cases

Situation in the country is getting worse day by day amid COVID second wave. Maharashtra reported 67,013 new COVID-19 cases, 62,298 recoveries and 568 deaths in the last 24 hours. While Kerala..

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CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury's elder son Ashish died of Covid-19 on Thursday. Ashish, who would have turned 35 on June 9, was admitted to Gurgaon’s Medanta Hospital. Ashish breathed his last at 5.30..

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Maharashtra reports 67,123, Karnataka registers 17,489 COVID cases [Video]

Maharashtra reports 67,123, Karnataka registers 17,489 COVID cases

Maharashtra reported 67,123 fresh COVID cases, 56,783 discharges, and 419 deaths on April 17. While Maharashtra's capital reported 8,834 new COVID-19 cases, 6,617 discharges and 52 deaths in last 24..

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Kerala Jewellery brand Bhima Jewellery's ad wins praise on the internet| Oneindia News [Video]

Kerala Jewellery brand Bhima Jewellery's ad wins praise on the internet| Oneindia News

An advertisement released by a jewellery brand headquartered in Kerala has garnered a big round of applause from the internet for its path breaking concept. Bhima Jewellery, based in Kochi, published..

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Union Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan demanded legal action against Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Viijayan, and used word 'Covidiot' for him. V Muraleedharan said, "'Covidiot'..

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Devotees in Kerala offer prayers on Vishu [Video]

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On the auspicious festival of Vishu, devotees offered prayers at Pazhavangadi Ganapathi Temple in Thiruvananthapuram on April 14. Festival celebrates harvest and marks the beginning of Malayalam year...

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Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan cleared that there is no shortage of COVID-19 vaccine in the country. He said, "Issue is about better planning and not the shortage of doses". "Till now we've..

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Kerala dance trend: Vaccines shake a leg to Rasputin | Oneindia News [Video]

Kerala dance trend: Vaccines shake a leg to Rasputin | Oneindia News

Kerala police advisory for getting vaccinated is winning hearts online. Catching on to the viral Rasputin dance trend made famous by 2 spunky Kerala medical students, the state police made 2 vials of..

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Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan visits Sabarimala Temple [Video]

Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan visits Sabarimala Temple

As Sabarimala temple opened for monthly pooja and Vishnu festival from Apr 10, Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan visited the temple complex on April 11 to offer prayers.

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Sabarimala temple opens for monthly pooja and Vishnu festival [Video]

Sabarimala temple opens for monthly pooja and Vishnu festival

Sabarimala temple is now opened for monthly pooja and Vishnu festival from Apr 10. Devotees with RTPCR COVID negative certificate within 48 hours or completed two dozes of vaccination will be allowed..

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Viral Kerala medical students face communal remarks, pair say not worth a comment | Oneindia News [Video]

Viral Kerala medical students face communal remarks, pair say not worth a comment | Oneindia News

Two medical students from Kerala who became an internet sensation after a video of their dance performance went viral is facing communal remarks by some fringe group online. Responding to the communal..

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Imran Khan's ex-wife slams him for victim blaming | Oneindia News [Video]

Imran Khan's ex-wife slams him for victim blaming | Oneindia News

Maoists in Chhattisgarh have released CoBRA jawan Rakeshwar Singh Manhas, after keeping him in their custody for five days; The Supreme Court dismissed two separate pleas filed by the Maharashtra..

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Will BJP be vote-cutter, king-maker, or stage major upset? Decoding Kerala polls [Video]

Will BJP be vote-cutter, king-maker, or stage major upset? Decoding Kerala polls

In this episode of Poll Baazi with Hindustan Times' senior editor Aditi Prasad, founder of C-Voter Yashwant Deshmukh and Chetan Chauhan, Deputy National Affairs Editor, Hindustan Times, decode the..

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Kerala polls: Congress' fight for survival after 'G23' rebellion, Bihar debacle [Video]

Kerala polls: Congress' fight for survival after 'G23' rebellion, Bihar debacle

In this episode of Poll Baazi with Hindustan Times' senior editor Aditi Prasad, founder of C-Voter Yashwant Deshmukh and Chetan Chauhan, Deputy National Affairs Editor, Hindustan Times, decode the..

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Kerala: Why opinion polls predicting LDF win may be wrong | Poll Baazi [Video]

Kerala: Why opinion polls predicting LDF win may be wrong | Poll Baazi

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is attempting to break electoral tradition in the state and buck anti-incumbency in the assembly election. The opposition has targeted the Chief Minister and his..

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