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Kerala News HIGHLIGHTS: Second Chinese ship Shen Hua 29 reaches Vizhinjam coast; awaits immigration clearance

Kerala News HIGHLIGHTS: Second Chinese ship Shen Hua 29 reaches Vizhinjam coast; awaits immigration clearance

Kerala news live 10 november 2023 major highlights developments anr
First Published Nov 10, 2023, 8:20 AM IST

5.00 PM:  Second Chinese ship Shen Hua 29 reaches Vizhinjam coast; awaits immigration clearance

The berthing of Shen Hua 29, the second ship to Vizhinjam port is getting delayed as the immigration clearance process has not been completed. The Vizhinjam port authorities said that the procedures will be completed as soon as possible and the ship will be brought to the berth. The ship arrived at Vizhinjam coast today at noon. The ship has a ship-to-shore crane for Vizhinjam port and cranes for Mundra port.  This is the second huge ship-to-shore crane to be brought to Vizhinjam International Seaport.

4.30 PM: Kerala police summons actor-politician Suresh Gopi over woman journalist's complaint

The Kozhikode police have summoned actor-politician Suresh Gopi for interrogation based on the complaint of a woman journalist alleging misconduct. He has been directed to appear on or before November 18.

Read More: Kerala police summons actor-politician Suresh Gopi over woman journalist's complaint

4.00 PM: 'Kerala govt crossed the line several times...' Governor Arif Mohammed Khan over tussle with state govt

Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan said on Friday that he was working under the Constitution and questioned the existence of any proof indicating he was the source of the state's issue. However, Khan told reporters in New Delhi that the state government had "crossed the line" many times.

Read More: 'Kerala govt crossed the line several times...' Governor Arif Mohammed Khan over tussle with state govt

3:20 PM: Keralite working in Saudi Arabia dies of heart attack while driving to Jordan

A man from Kerala died due to a heart attack while driving to Jordan. Habib alias Abi (39), a native of Malappuram died.

2.50 PM: Kerala to receive heavy rainfall; IMD issues yellow alert in 8 districts

The IMD has sounded a yellow alert in 8 districts including Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Wayanad.

2:06 PM: 22 year-old dies in road accident in Varkala

 A young man died after his bike lost control and crashed into a post. The deceased has been identified as Sarun (22).  The accident happened around 4 pm yesterday. According to the police, Sarun, who was coming from Narikkallu to Vattaplamoodu on his bike, lost control and hit the electricity post.

1.40 PM: Man arrested for hoax bomb threat at Kothamangalam police station

A man identified as Haneef (41), a resident of Kothamangalam's Cheruvattur was nabbed by the police for issuing a fake bomb threat. The threat was received at 11 am today. The police and bomb squad searched the police station, however, did not find any bombs. The accused was caught by the police within two hours. The police informed that he was being interrogated and no further details were available.

1:20 PM: Kerala Congress will contest in Kottayam Loksabha seat; says leader P J Joseph

Kottayam: The Kerala Congress member P.J. Joseph has clarified that the Kerala Congress will be contesting the Kottayam seat, and there are no disputes over seat allocation. Joseph dismissed any baseless claims about the Congress taking over the seat. He mentioned that preparations for the elections have already started. This statement suggests that the Kerala Congress is actively involved in the electoral process for the Kottayam seat and is gearing up for the upcoming elections.

11:48 AM: Director of College Education warns Controller of Examinations regarding the mark list controversy in Maharaja College

The Director of College Education has issued a warning to the Controller of Examinations regarding the mark list controversy in Ernakulam Maharaja's College. A copy of the order has been obtained by Asianet News. The action was taken after the wrongly published mark list of SFI state secretary PM Arshaw

11.30 AM: Kerala Health Minister conducts surprise inspection at Attappady Hospital

Kerala Health Minister Veena George conducted a surprise inspection at Government Tribal Speciality Hospital in Attappady's Kottathara on Friday early morning. At six in the morning, the minister arrived at the hospital. At first, the minister visited the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). The hospital has already gained a terrible reputation due to mounting complains regarding the absence of amenities.

10.25 AM: Kerala launches 'Ayyan' mobile app to assist pilgrims during Sabarimala season

Forest Minister A.K. Saseendran on Thursday (Nov 9) launched the Ayyan mobile app at Pamba Srirama Saketam Auditorium to assist devotees during the Sabarimala pilgrimage. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary West Division developed the app, which provides information on all aspects of the pilgrimage.

Read More: Kerala launches 'Ayyan' mobile app to assist pilgrims during Sabarimala season

10:00 AM: Kerala to restrict expenditure for another year amid severe financial crisis

Thiruvananthapuram: Due to the persistent financial crisis, the state has decided to extend the strict controls on expenditure for an additional year. The finance department has issued an order outlining the extension of restrictions. As per the order, limitations on activities such as the renovation of government buildings, procurement of furniture for government institutions and offices, and the purchase of new vehicles have been prolonged for one more year. Rabindra Kumar Agarwal, Principal Secretary of Finance, issued the directive, and it is applicable not only to government offices but also to universities and Public Service Commissions (PSCs). This move reflects the government's ongoing efforts to manage financial resources judiciously in the face of economic challenges.

9:36 AM: Prominent Muslim scholar N Abdullah Musliyar passes away

 Prominent Muslim scholar and Samasta Kendra Mushavara member N. Abdullah Musliyar (68) passed away. He was undergoing treatment for an old age-related illness. The funeral prayer will be held today (Friday) at 10 am at Nadammal Poyil Hasani Masjid and at Puthiyoth Juma Masjid at 10.30 am.

9:27 AM: Family files complaint of woman hanging in husband's home

A 24-year-old woman, Shaimol Xavier, was found hanging from her husband's home in Kottayam. The family of the deceased girl has filed a complaint of domestic violence against her husband and relatives. The police found the suicide note and started an investigation.

8:51 AM: Kerala Varma Union Election: High court to consider plea filed by KSU candidate for cancellation of elections

The High Court in Kerala will review the plea submitted by Sreekuttan, the KSU (Kerala Students Union) chairman candidate, who is seeking the cancellation of union elections at Thrissur Kerala Varma College today. In response to the plea, the court has instructed the returning officer to present all relevant documents related to the election for examination. The court emphasized that a decision cannot be made in the case without clear information on the total number of votes cast for the post of chairman. The court's directive highlights the importance of having precise data before reaching a conclusion on the matter.

8:46 AM: LDF cabinet reshuffle meeting to be held today

 The LDF (Left Democratic Front) has announced that a final decision regarding the cabinet reshuffle in Kerala will be made after the completion of the ministers' tour across the state. Discussions on this matter are scheduled to take place during the evening front meeting. Additionally, the CPM (Communist Party of India-Marxist) state secretariat is convening a meeting today to deliberate on various issues.

As per the agreement made during the formation of the cabinet for the second term of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's government, the reorganization of the cabinet is expected to be completed by November 25. Notably, Transport Minister Anthony Raju and Ports Minister Ahmed Dewar Kovil have been replaced in this reshuffle. 

8:30 AM: 8 people injured in a car accident in Thrissur

Eight people from Thiruvananthapuram were injured when a car and a truck collided on the Thalikulam National Highway on Friday. They were admitted to a private hospital in Thrissur. The accident happened around 3.30 am today

8:26 AM: Che International Chess Festival to be held in Kerala

The Che International Chess Festival, jointly organized by Kerala and Cuba, will begin on November 16 in Thiruvananthapuram. Chess tournaments are organized in the name of Che Guevara. The program is held for five days from November 16 to November 20. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will inaugurate the Chess Festival at the Jimmy George Indoor Stadium.

8.20 AM: Kalamassery blast: Evidence collection with suspect Dominic Martin to continue today

In connection with the Kalamassery blast, evidence collection with prime suspect Dominic Martin will continue today. The evidence collection was conducted yesterday at a firecracker shop in Tripunithura where crackers were bought for making explosives. The shopkeeper recognized Martin. Dominic Martin's custody period ends on the 15th of this month.

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