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Kerala's Covid Graph Sees An Upward Tick With 3,640 New Cases

Kerala's Covid Graph Sees An Upward Tick With 3,640 New Cases

Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 04, 2022, Thiruvananthapuram

After reporting less than 3,000 fresh COVID-19 cases for the past two weeks, Kerala on Tuesday saw an increase in new infections with the recording of 3,640 cases which increased the caseload to 52,49,489.

29 New Omicron Infections In Kerala, 135 Active Cases: Minister

29 New Omicron Infections In Kerala, 135 Active Cases: Minister

Press Trust of India | Monday January 03, 2022, Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala on Monday reported 29 new cases of Omicron variant of COVID-19, taking the total number of infections in the State to 181, State Health Minister Veena George said.

Three More Arrested In Connection With BJP Leader's Killing In Kerala

Three More Arrested In Connection With BJP Leader's Killing In Kerala

Press Trust of India | Monday January 03, 2022, Alappuzha (Kerala)

Strengthening the investigation into the killing of a BJP OBC Morcha leader in Kerala, a Special Investigation Team (SIT) headed by ADGP Vijay Sakhare on Monday arrested three more accused persons, police said.

Telangana BJP Chief Arrested During Protest In Karimnagar

Telangana BJP Chief Arrested During Protest In Karimnagar

Asian News International | Monday January 03, 2022, Karimnagar (Telangana)

Telangana Bharatiya Janata Party state president Bandi Sanjay Kumar was arrested by Karimnagar police on Sunday evening during a protest, informed local police.

Karnataka Reports 1,187 New Covid Cases, 923 Just In Bengaluru

Karnataka Reports 1,187 New Covid Cases, 923 Just In Bengaluru

Press Trust of India | Monday January 03, 2022, Bengaluru

The department said in its bulletin that 275 people were discharged, taking the total number of recoveries to 29,60,890 while the total active cases stood at 10,292.

2 More Arrested In Kerala BJP Leader Murder Case

2 More Arrested In Kerala BJP Leader Murder Case

Press Trust of India | Saturday January 01, 2022, Alappuzha (Kerala)

A Special Investigation Team (SIT) headed by ADGP Vijay Sakhare on Saturday arrested two more people allegedly involved in the killing of a BJP OBC Morcha leader in Kerala's coastal Alappuzha district last month.

Kerala Actor Sex Assault Case: Second Special Public Prosecutor Quits - 2nd In A Year

Kerala Actor Sex Assault Case: Second Special Public Prosecutor Quits - 2nd In A Year

Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Friday December 31, 2021, Thiruvananthapuram

The new Special Public Prosecutor appointed in the 2017 case of a Kerala actor's kidnapping and sexual assault has quit. This is the second time, in almost a year, that a special public prosecutor has resigned from the high-profile case.

BJP In Karnataka Planning To Hand Over Temples To Its Workers: Congress

BJP In Karnataka Planning To Hand Over Temples To Its Workers: Congress

Press Trust of India | Friday December 31, 2021, Bengaluru

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday clarified that the proposed law is aimed at freeing Hindu temples from the government control, as the Congress accused the ruling BJP of planning to sell or hand over them to party cadres.

Heavy Rush In Sabarimala Temple As It Reopens For Makaravilakku

Heavy Rush In Sabarimala Temple As It Reopens For Makaravilakku

Asian News International | Friday December 31, 2021, Sabarimala (Kerala)

The Sabarimala Ayappa temple reopened for the Makaravilakku festival on Friday.

Viral Video: Karnataka Women Tackle Right-Wing Group - "Get Out Of Here"

Viral Video: Karnataka Women Tackle Right-Wing Group - "Get Out Of Here"

Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Friday December 31, 2021, Bengaluru

Karnataka's latest instance of religious bigotry found itself derailed by a group of women who fended off right-wing vigilantes questioning their Christmas celebrations.

Congress Aces Karnataka Urban Local Body Polls With 501 Seats, BJP 2nd

Congress Aces Karnataka Urban Local Body Polls With 501 Seats, BJP 2nd

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 30, 2021, Bengaluru

Opposition Congress has outperformed the ruling BJP in the polls held for 58 urban local bodies (ULBs) spread across 20 districts in Karnataka, for which results were declared on Thursday.

Bullet Fired At Shooting Range Pierces Child's Head In Tamil Nadu

Bullet Fired At Shooting Range Pierces Child's Head In Tamil Nadu

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 30, 2021, Pudukottai (Tamil Nadu)

A bullet fired from a shooting range off Narthamalai pierced the head of a 11-year old boy on Thursday, leaving him severely injured and he was rushed to a hospital, police said.

"Historic Blunder": Karnataka Congress On Plan To Free Hindu Temples From State Control

"Historic Blunder": Karnataka Congress On Plan To Free Hindu Temples From State Control

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 30, 2021, Bengaluru

Congress Karnataka unit president DK Shivakumar today called the BJP government's plans to free Hindu temples from state control a historic blunder and said that his party won't allow it.

Bengaluru Airport Check-Ins Stalled Briefly After Man Refuses To Take Off Rolex Watch

Bengaluru Airport Check-Ins Stalled Briefly After Man Refuses To Take Off Rolex Watch

Asian News International | Thursday December 30, 2021, New Delhi

A passenger stalled the process of security check at Bengaluru's Kempegowda airport after he refused to put his watch worth Rs 40 lakh in a tray for a mandatory security check.

Karnataka To Bring Law To Free Hindu Temples From Laws, Rules: Chief Minister

Karnataka To Bring Law To Free Hindu Temples From Laws, Rules: Chief Minister

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 29, 2021, Hubballi, Karnataka

The Karnataka government will bring in a law aimed at freeing Hindu temples from laws and rules that control them at present, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said on Wednesday.