Ajay Kanth

Palarivattom flyover case: Arrest looms over ex-min Ebrahim Kunju

 The Vigilance Department is closing in on former PWD minister V K Ebrahim Kunju in the Palarivattom flyover graft case after collecting vital evidence of his role.

18 Sep 2019

Vigilance clueless on case file regarding CRZ norm violations

Officers remain tight-lipped on the case involving prominent builders and personalities

15 Sep 2019

Palarivattom flyover scam: Vigilance probe confirms political brass’ involvement

If things proceed along the expected lines there will be more arrests, including those of some high-profile names, in the next couple of days, says officer

09 Sep 2019

Coimbatore terror threat: How a 39-year-old Kerala man ended up being wrongly framed

“It was a plot by a few people from Kozhikode and Malappuram running a chain of hotels and bars in Bahrain to brand me as a terrorist," Abdul Khader tells Express, while sharing his story.

06 Sep 2019

Warehousing corp godown project in wetland at Purakkad under scanner

Falling in an ecologically sensitive zone at Purakkad village in Alappuzha, the local panchayat remains clueless on how the state government managed to give administrative sanction

05 Sep 2019

Whiff of scam in liquor sale billing in Kerala

For the past 12 years, KSBC has been engaging a private firm for supply and maintenance of thousands of electronic billing machines, in a deal that lacks transparency.

04 Sep 2019

Police to set up volunteer corps for student cadets

The aim is to ensure that they remain active volunteers of the police force right through their lives.

24 Aug 2019

Was jailed because of him: NRI businessman on Kerala expat Thushar Vellappally arrest

38-year-old Nazil Abdullah claimed that Thushar’s company Boeing Constructions refused to make payments to him for a work that Nazil’s firm sub contracted from Thushar’s company.

24 Aug 2019

Kerala police go on the offensive against Maoists

Under the ‘Surrender or Assault’ scheme, Maoists will be given a time frame to surrender, failing which the cops will launch an assault via a series of offensive operations.

22 Aug 2019

Kerala Police to hold arts fest to help officers unwind

Through the festival, the department also aims to build a united organisation having tolerance.

19 Aug 2019

Kerala floods: farmers in Wayanad's Thavanjal staring at bleak future

Thavanjal Agricultural Officer K G Sunil said they were doing everything they could to support affected farmers in time.

15 Aug 2019

Kerala floods: Tribal farmers in Wayanad the worst-affected

This is not just the story of Chandu. Hundreds of tribal community members in Wayanad who depend on farming for decades to eke out a living find their lives shattered by nature’s fury.

15 Aug 2019

We need homes at a safer location: Puthumala residents

Meppadi panchayat proposes to seek good samaritans’ help to provide plots of land

14 Aug 2019

Kerala floods: Landslide-hit Wayanad gets ready to face the odds

People complain that it is the large-scale illegal construction activities on the hillsides that caused the majority of the landslips in Wayanad, devastating the lives of people living down the hill.

14 Aug 2019

Kerala floods: Trichy native has miraculous escape from Wayanad landslide

His swollen and bruised body reveals how lucky he was to escape from the clutches of death which took away his friend Karthik Selvam, a native of Pollachi.

13 Aug 2019