James Allison and Tasuku Honjo won the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for discoveries leading to breakthroughs in cancer therapy
Renowned violinist Bala Bhaskar, who was critically injured in a road accident last month, died in hospital on October 2.
Thampy, best known for the cult film 'Rajavinte Makan' (1986), had been undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Kochi for liver- and kidney-related diseases.
Arthur Ashkin of Bell Laboratories in the United States won half of the prize for inventing 'optical tweezers' while Frenchman Gerard Mourou, who also has US citizenship, and Canada's Donna Strickland shared the other half for work on high-intensity lasers.
Ranjan Gogoi is the first judge from the northeast to attain the highest office of the Supreme Court.
The bank board has decided to appoint Sandeep Bakhshi as managing director and chief executive officer.
Denis Mukwege, a gynecologist treating victims of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Nadia Murad, a Yazidi human rights activist and survivor of sexual slavery by Islamic State in Iraq, won the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize.
Only Chhattisgarh will have a two-phase election on November 12 and 20.
Heavy downpour has forced the state authorities to open 12 dams in the state including the Malampuzha dam.
The swearing in of Kavanaugh brought to end weeks of bitterly fought battle between the ruling Republican and the opposition Democratic parties.
Romer worked on endogenous growth theory and Nordhaus worked on climate economics.
The cyclone threw life out of gear as heavy to very heavy rains started lashing the two districts since late October 10 night.
The former Indian flight attendant accused the legendary batsman of sexually harassing her at a hotel in Mumbai.
Kochi City Police Commissioner M P Dinesh said the same gang is suspected in both crimes because of the similarities of the heist.
The press meet had its share of #MeToo campaign when young actress Archana Padmini revealed that she had to face some harrowing experiences on the sets of Mammootty-starrer 'Pullikkaran Staraa'.
Union minister M J Akbar Monday filed a private criminal defamation complaint against journalist Priya Ramani who recently levelled charges of sexual misconduct against him as the #MeToo campaign raged in India.
The Kerala High Court on Monday granted a conditional bail to bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of sexually assaulting a nun several times. The court has asked him to surrender his passport and not to enter Kerala except for appearing before the probe officer once in two weeks on Saturdays.
The Kerala High Court on Monday acquitted the prime accused in the sensational Chekannur Moulavi case. The CBI court had awarded double life term to first accused PV Hamza.
The Lord Ayyappa temple opened on Wednesday evening even as the police clashed with protesters.
IST Pathanamthitta collector PB Nooha said that Section 144 would be imposed at Sannidhanam, Pamba, Nillakkal and Ilavunkal on Thursday.
The 67-year-old journalist-turned-politician's sudden announcement to quit came a day ahead of hearing of a criminal defamation complaint filed by him against Priya Ramani, a journalist who has accused him of sexual misconduct around 20 years ago.
A mob chanting Ayyapa mantras had created a human shield, keeping children in front, at Nadapanthal to stop the women.
Mohanlal made it clear that the association won't invite the resigned actresses back but they can apply afresh for membership.
Kerala has been witnessing massive protests by devotees opposing the entry of girls and women of menstrual age into the temple.
The police face a tough challenge in enforcing prohibitory orders at the Sannidhanam.
The priest, Fr Kuriakose Kattuthara's brother said he suspected foul play in the incident and demanded a probe into it.
China opened the world's longest sea-crossing bridge and tunnel on Tuesday, linking the financial centre of Hong Kong, the gambling hub of Macau and western reaches of the Pearl River Delta at the heart of southern China's economic boom.
Asthana has sought the HC's direction that no coercive action be taken against him.
Two Paytm employees, including a woman, were among three people arrested for allegedly trying to extort Rs 20 crore from the e-wallet giant's founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma.
After taking over, Rao overhauled the team probing allegations of corruption against Asthana, bringing in completely new faces.
The Bharat Stage emission standards are standards instituted by the government to regulate output of air pollutants from motor vehicles.
The Indian captain achieved the landmark in his 205th innings, bettering the record of Sachin Tendulkar (259 innings).
All of the suspects belonged to either the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) or other Hindutva outfits.
Former US vice president Joe Biden and Hollywood star Robert De Niro were the latest targets of suspicious packages and pipe bombs. At least two pipe bombs including one addressed to Biden in Delaware has been recovered. Another bomb was addressed to De Niro in New York.
The MLAs were disqualified on September 18, 2017, under the anti-defection law after they met the governor and expressed loss of confidence in CM Palaniswami.
Modi's arrival is not yet confirmed, but authorities have cleared a special aircraft carrying Shah for landing in Kannur on Oct 27.
District and Sessions Judge K D Vadane rejected the bail applications of Sudha Bharadwaj, Vernon Gonsalves and Arun Ferreira.
Congress is also seeking an apology from Prime Minister Narendra Modi for 'destroying' the image of the premier investigating agency.
The ashram of the, who has been favouring the entry of women of child-bearing age to the Lord Ayyappa Temple in Sabarimala, was attacked by an unidentified gang.
The BJP president condemned the arrest of over 2,000 devotees, including RSS and Sangh Parivar activists, across the state agitating against the entry of women of child-bearing age into the temple.
The aircraft with 189 people on board crashed into the sea and sank soon after taking off from capital Jakarta.
The Kerala High Court had barred the state government from collecting letters of unwillingness from employees who did not wish to participate in the 'salary challenge'.
The admissions to Al-Azhar College in Thodupuzha, DM Medical College in Wayanad, PK Das Medical college in Palakkad andd SR Medical College in Varkala have been cancelled.
Train 18, the country's first engine-less train which is being regarded as a successor to the 30-year-old Shatabdi Express, was unveiled on October 29. Driven by a self-propulsion module sans a separate locomotive, the train, capable of running at a speed of up to 160 kmph, comes with technical features for enhanced quick acceleration.
Judge Vinod Padalkar, presiding over the special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court, framed charges against the accused.
It was unclear what specific action his order would pursue, and Trump gave no other details.
The 182-metre statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was dedicated to the nation on his birth anniversary at Kevadiya in Gujarat.
In his resignation letter, he cited commitments to an international TV show for which he has to be stationed in the US.