Thursday, February 22, 2024

Topic: The Kerala government

My questions on secularism unanswered: Muslim girl on Kerala govt’s hijab ban in SPC

"We hoped for an order that recognises and includes Muslim women. Since the government order was not positive, we will go to court,” Riza Nahan said to Maktoob.

Under fire, Kerala govt says will not implement draconian Kerala Police Act

Amid widespread protest, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said taking into account all the criticism, the state has decided not to implement Section 118A of the Kerala Police Act now.

Talks on sand mining in Alappad fails

The talks between government and representatives of action committee of Alappad agitation failed on Thursday with the latter sticking to its demand for complete ban on mineral sand mining in the area.

Kerala launches its fastest inland ferry with AC cabins and the top speed of 25 Kmph

built by the Navgathi Marine Design and Constructions agency, the vessel is said to have exceptionally high safety standards. Equipped with an active fire-protection system, its engine room is completely insulated while the hull and inner deck are coated with fire-resistant resin to prevent accidental blazes.