All four shutters of the dam in Palakkad were opened 3 cm.
The Supreme Court in a ruling in March had introduced safeguards which, Dalit leaders and organisations said, diluted the Act and rendered it toothless.
Noted ghazal singer and composer from Kerala, Umbayee, passed away.
Sudheeran had earlier slammed the KPCC leadership after the party's decision to forego the lone Rajya Sabha seat in favour of Kerala Congress (M).
Ambani had sought bail on the ground that his custody was not required as the CBI had already filed its charge sheet in the case.
Money will not stand in the way for a transgender person who desires to live as a man or a woman, Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said.
The powerful quake triggered panic among tourists and residents, and was also felt on the neighbouring holiday island of Bali.
He was the chief minister of Tamil Nadu for 19 years.
The incident occurred around 3.30 am Tuesday while the boat was engaged in fishing off Chettuva coast in Thrissur.
Trump referred to Nooyi as one of the 'most powerful' women in the world.
Bett won the 400m hurdles at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing to give Kenya their first gold medal at a distance shorter than 800m. .
Around 78 boats, including 25 snake boats, will be taking part in the 66th edition of the event.
The NDA candidate polled 125 votes in the Rajya Sabha election.
Heavy rain continued in Idukki district and the water level in the dam is rose steadily.
Pakistani officers have been receiving military training and education in the US since early 1960s which were suspended in the 1990s but restored after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Despite becoming a pillar of Britain's cultural establishment, he was also a symbol of modern rootlessness.
The union home minister assured the state government of all help from the Centre to meet the challenges posed by the unprecedented floods.
The US space agency's historic small car-size probe to 'touch the Sun' lifted off after an aborted effort on August 11.
Pique played 102 times for Spain, helping his country win their only world crown in 2010 and triumphing at Euro 2012.
The apex court ruled that the trial court must hear the accused's bail pleas immediately.
He was a 10-time Lok Sabha MP and a central committee member of the CPM.
Umar Khalid was attacked at the gate of Constitution Club in Delhi.
Nadal ended the red-hot run of Greek upstart Stefanos Tsitsipas with a ruthless 6-2, 7-6(4) win.
Protesting the decision to bring back Jayarajan, who had quit over nepotism charges, to the cabinet, opposition UDF boycotted the ceremony.
The amount set apart for the celebrations would be used for relief work in the state, chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said.
Rain fury continued unabated in Kerala on Wednesday, prompting the India Meteorological Department to issue a red alert for the entire state.
The 93-year-old BJP leader and former prime minister was admitted to the AIIMS on June 11.
The Centre has deployed all three wings of the armed forces in a massive rescue operation.
Heavy rain accompanied by gusty wind with speed reaching up to 60 kmph predicted in all districts other than Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam and Kasaragod.
Modi also announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh per person to the next of kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to those seriously injured from the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund.
Annan, of Ghanaian nationality, died in a hospital in Bern, Switzerland, in the early hours of Saturday, two close associates of Annan said.
Their country boats could cut even through dangerous gush of water, which the rubber boats found it difficult to overcome.
Chinese Taipei's Ying-shin Lin and Shaochuan Lu clinched the gold with an Asian Games record of 494.1 points.
The 19-year-old Lakshay shot 43 in the final to clinch the sliver behind Kunpi Yang of Chinese Taipei.
Deepak shot 247.7 to finish second on the podium behind China's Haoran Yang, who won the top prize.
Kerala CM Pinarayi said a special session of the state assembly has been convened on August 30 to discuss the situation arising from the calamitous floods.
Sixteen-year-old Saurabh Chaudhary, who topped the qualifying round, shot a Games record score of 240.7.
The Indian men's team lost to Thailand 0-2 but picked up a bronze as losing semifinalists are also awarded a medal.
The 27-year-old Sarnobat, who had won a bronze at the 2014 Incheon Games, held her nerve in a shootoff with Thailand's Naphaswan Yangpaiboon to clinch the gold.
Nayar fiercely fought for press freedom and protecting civil liberties.
15-year-old Shardul aggregated 73 points behind gold medallist Hyunwoo Shin (74) of South Korea in men's double trap event.
The banks will not take margin money on loans up to Rs 5 lakh for the reconstruction and repair of houses.
Kerala finance minister Thomas Issac informed each ticket would cost Rs 250 and the draw would take place on October 3.
Haridas has directed 15 films, including Jayaram-starrer Vadhu Doctoraanu in a career spanning over two decades.
McCain died following a battle with brain cancer. He was 81.
World No. 10 Saina became the first Indian woman shuttler to make it to the last-four stage of the Games.
Mirza secured the silver in individual jumping event besides guiding the country to a second-place finish in the team competition.
World No. 1 Tai Tzu-ying dished out a masterclass show to tame Sindhu and clinch the women’s singles badminton gold at the Asian Games on Tuesday.
Stalin's elevation comes amid threats by his elder brother and expelled DMK leader M K Alagiri that the party will have to face "consequences" if he is not re-admitted into its fold.
Undeterred by the landslides that wrecked the roads, Idukki is preparing to receive tourists who have already started making bookings to witness the rare blossoming of the flower.
Death claims and cattle-related claims, for instance, will be settled within 24 hours if the relevant documents are produced.
All domestic and international services will resume from August 29, Cochin International Airport Limited has said in a statement.
The party state secretary chided the minister with the clear intention of further shaming him over his tour as Kerala reeled under floods.
The multi-million fodder scam had surfaced in the 1990s when Lalu Prasad was the Bihar chief minister.
According to analysts, continuous outflow of foreign funds, along with caution ahead of key macro-economic data, coupled with volatile global crude oil prices pulled the Indian rupee to a fresh low.
NASA scientists peering deep inside Jupiter's Great Red Spot - a storm that has been raging on the planet for over 350 years - have detected signs of water above the planet's deepest clouds.
India had lodged a protest stating that a Bahraini runner had caused obstruction to Hima Das during the relay race in which India finished second after M R Poovamma frittered away a good 30m lead.
Slamming country is no sedition: Law Commission
Berating the country or a particular aspect of it cannot be treated as "sedition" and the charge can only be invoked in cases where the intention is to overthrow the government with violence and illegal means, the Law Commission observed.
Petrol, diesel prices touch all-time high
As per the prices announced under the daily dynamic pricing regime by the state-run Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), both petrol and diesel prices touched new highs in Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai.