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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 passage of the States Reorganisation Act, by combining Malayalam-speaking regions. Spread over 38,863 km2 (15,005 sq mi), Kerala is the twenty second 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 and Arabian Sea to the west. With 33,387,677 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.


In Kerala’s ‘sick’ hospitals, doctors are first casualty

IndiaTimes - Published

BJP finalises seat-sharing pact in Kerala, to fight in 14 Lok Sabha constituencies

IndiaTimes - Published

Five Indians among 50 killed in terror attack at New Zealand's Christchurch; victims hailed from Gujarat, Telangana, Kerala

At least five Indians, including three from Gujarat have died in Friday's terror attacks in New Zealand's Christchurch, the Indian High Commission in New Zealand said on Sunday.
Firstpost - Published

Delhi's BJP asks for observers at mosques

Earlier this week, political parties in Kerala were asked by the poll authority to refrain from soliciting votes in the name of Lord Ayyappa, the presiding deity of Sabarimala.
DNA - Published

7 from India killed in mosque massacre in New Zealand, say families

Four Indians — one from Hyderabad, a woman from Kerala and two from Gujarat—were among those killed in the Christchurch terror attack in New Zealand on Saturday, their families confirmed to TOI on..
IndiaTimes - Published

Rent-a-priest boon for the ostracised in Kerala

IndiaTimes - Published

Rahul Gandhi launches poll campaign in Kerala, slams CPM, BJP-RSS

IndiaTimes - Published

Kerala lynching case: National Commission for Minorities raises concern

...the rise violence is a reflection of lawlessness and loss of moral quotient in the society and the recent trend has baffled social scientists, says George Kurian
DNA - Published

Minorities Commission seeks report on alleged lynching of youth in Kerala

IndiaTimes - Published

Kerala: 18-year-old sets girl ablaze, detained

An 18-year-old girl was set ablaze by a boy of her age in broad daylight in Thiruvalla, Kerala on Tuesday
DNA - Published

'Left, Cong are irrelevant in Kerala': Rajasekharan after taking poll plunge

The Left and Congress are irrelevant in Kerala, said former Governor of Mizoram Kummanam Rajasekharan on Tuesday
DNA - Published

Over 1.31 cr women,119 transgenders from Kerala to vote in Lok Sabha polls

IndiaTimes - Published

Election Commission warns parties against use of Sabarimala issue in campaigning, BJP terms directive illogical

With the poll dates being announced, Kerala Chief Electoral Officer Teeka Ram Meena said "citing or invoking" religious propaganda on the "Sabarimala issue" would be a clear violation of the model code..
IndiaTimes - Published

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