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Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan (File | PTI)
Protests erupt across Kerala as CM Pinarayi Vijayan mulls to withdraw vandalism cases against MLAs

Pinarayi Vijayan was planning to withdraw cases filed against six legislators for vandalism inside the assembly in 2015.

9 hours ago

Residents look at the flattened autorickshaw at Poinachi near Kasargod on Sunday. The truck which crashed into the three-wheeler in the background. | Express Photo Service
Woman, daughter killed in road accident in Kerala's Kasargod; husband, auto driver seriously injured

The impact of the crash flattened the autorickshaw and it was found in a roadside ditch. The bodies of the mother and daughter were trapped inside.

12 hours ago

Kochi: Former CBFC officer files petition against removal

The controversy over the documentary ‘21 Months of Hell’ has a new twist. A Prathibha, who was removed from the post of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) regional officer, has approached the

21 Jan 2018

Simon Britto translatesBJP state president Kummanam Rajasekharan’s speech in Kerala

In a rare show of friendship above political rivalry, former MLA and senior CPM leader Simon Britto volunteered to translate BJP state president Kummanam Rajasekharan’s speech to Hindi.

21 Jan 2018

BJP state president Kummanam Rajasekharan thanks CPM senior leader Simon Britto for translating his speech to Hindi at the national conference of naturopaths in Kochi on Saturday | K Shijith
‘Stop quota in medical education, law’

Admission to medical courses and law should be made purely on the basis of merit and bright students from backward castes should be given scholarships to pursue these courses, said Dr Anand Gokani, th

21 Jan 2018

Kerala: Former forensic officer confirms police torture

The victim was killed after he was allegedly rolled over using an iron pipe as part of third-degree measures by the police

21 Jan 2018

Miscreants vandalise houses of SDPI workers in Kannur district of Kerala

Widespread violence was reported from Kannavam area on Saturday as houses of SDPI workers and supporters were vandalised at Poozhiyode and Alappadamba.

21 Jan 2018

Jithu murder case: Sleuths question boy’s friends, family and neighbours

In the case of Jithu Job, who was allegedly charred to death by his mother, the police are leaving no stone unturned to unravel the motive behind the murder.

21 Jan 2018

Jawan’s body to be brought today in Kerala

The body of Lance Naik Sam Abraham, the BSF jawan who was killed on Friday in cross-border firing in Jammu and Kashmir, will be brought on Sunday. According to sources, the body will be

21 Jan 2018

Molested minor’s father arrested in Kerala

The special investigation team probing the molestation of a 16-year-old girl has arrested the minor’s father for helping the six accused sexually abuse her. According to Alappuzha DySP P V

21 Jan 2018

Kerala: Curtains up on  Nishagandhi Dance Fest

Over the next six days, Kanakakunnu Palace grounds in the capital would reverberate with the sounds of anklets and musical instruments as curtains went up on the state’s prestigious cultural event - t

21 Jan 2018

‘Shed soft approach towards terrorism’

 The continuing terror activities in Kannur district are a reminder of the impending danger and it is time for the state government to shed its soft approach towards terrorism, said BJP state presiden

21 Jan 2018

Kerala RSS murder case: ABVP calls education bandh tomorrow

The ABVP will observe a state-wide education bandh on Monday in protest against the killing of ABVP worker Syamaprasad of Kannur.

21 Jan 2018

In tit-for-tat response, Kerala Congress (M) chairman K M Mani says CPI is a party in the graveyard

 Paying back CPI state secretary Kanam Rajendran’s “ventilator” comment in his own coin, Kerala Congress (M) chairman K M Mani said the CPI was a (political) party in the graveyard. 

21 Jan 2018

Sports Authority of India plans height hunt to  recruit girls for volleyball in Kerala

Are you a girl aged between 13 and 16 who stands 171 cm or taller? If yes, then read on.  

21 Jan 2018

Man held on charges of fraud in Kerala

The Kasaba police here arrested a person on Saturday in connection with deceiving an entire family offering help to arrange a kidney donor. The arrested is Mohammed Binsil, a native

21 Jan 2018

Rejuvenation campaigns bear fruit, strengthen Kerala government schools

Government schools in the state are set to undergo major changes as the implementation of various projects under the public education rejuvenation campaign reaches its final stages.

20 Jan 2018

Slain ABVP activist Shyam Prasad (Twitter/KummanamRajasekharan)
Kerala ABVP activist murder: Situation in Kannur district under control, says police

Tight security arrangements were made, with police personnel from other districts being deployed in strength in vulnerable pockets.

20 Jan 2018

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Four SDPI workers arrested in ABVP activist murder case

Peravur police on Saturday arrested four SDPI workers in connection with the murder of RSS/ABVP worker Shyamaprasad in Kannur.

20 Jan 2018

LDF won’t give lease of life to dying parties: Kanam

Hinting that it won’t be easy for former finance minister K M Mani’s Kerala Congress (M) to get a berth in the ruling LDF, CPI state secretary Kanam Rajendran said the Left Front has not held a

20 Jan 2018

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Kerala: Transgenders find hope in equivalency classes

Charting a new course, members of the transgender community in the state are all set to attend equivalency programmes. 

20 Jan 2018