Deaths by water a worry in Ernakulam district

Two teens drowned while swimming in a pond at Kalamassery on Friday. In all, 16 persons drowned in the last three months. And nearing vacation period poses a challenge

17 Mar 2021

Maharaja's College murder: SFI leader Abhimanyu victim of Campus Politics

The Campus Front, PFI’s student wing, is being held responsible for the murder of SFI leader, Abhimanyu.

08 Sep 2020

Delhi hotel fire: Celebration turns tragic  for Panelil family

A pall of gloom descended on Panelil house at Cheranalloor on Tuesday morning as news spread that a raging blaze at a New Delhi hotel had claimed the lives of three members of the family. 

13 Feb 2019

Kerala nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal brought to convent where abuse took place

The trip to the convent is part of the police's evidence gathering. According to the victim's complains, Mulakkal raped her at the VIP rest room, where he has been staying.

23 Sep 2018

Kerala nun rape case: Bishop’s arrest looms large as police seek clarification

The decision was taken during a one-hour meeting of Kochi Range IG Vijay Sakhre with the Director General of Prosecution’s office here.

21 Sep 2018

Kerala nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal arrives for interrogation in Tripunithura

Though the bishop had left for Kerala from Jalandhar on Monday, the police did not divulge his whereabouts even as they waited at the CB office.

20 Sep 2018

Kochi boat collision: We could spot only wooden planks, says survivor

The ship rammed the boat from behind, breaking it in two and throwing the fishermen into the sea.

08 Aug 2018

Blackmail plot reason behind abduction of Malayalam actor

The key accused in the abduction of a popular actor had hatched a conspiracy to blackmail her after taking her nude photographs.

23 Jul 2018

Abhimanyu murder: 63 held in preventive custody in Ernakulam Rural

A total of 55 cases have been registered in this regard. Of the arrested, 25 are leaders while 38 are cadres, according to the officers.

05 Jul 2018

Maharaja's college murder: Campus Front's amazing growth in Kerala campuses comes in focus

The extremist outfit has slowly crept into the colleges and become capable of physically eliminating their opponents in this short span of time.

03 Jul 2018

SFI leader stabbed to death in Maharaja's College campus in Kerala, three held

Two others were injured in an alleged attack by the workers of the Campus Front and its parent outfit Popular Front of India (PFI) inside the Maharaja's College, Ernakulam, campus last night.

02 Jul 2018

Kerala custodial death: Police failed to follow guidelines in Sreejith's case

Police, in the case of Sreejith who died on Monday following alleged custodial torture, seem to have failed to follow the procedures required while taking a person into custody.

10 Apr 2018

Over16,000 people lost their lives on Kerala roads over past four years

Be it unscientific alignment, lack of width of roads, rash driving or scant regard for rules, fatal mishaps are a daily occurrence. Express examines

01 Apr 2018

Five dead in ONGC 'Sagar Bhushan' tanker blast in Cochin Shipyard

Of the injured persons, nine were shifted to the Medical Trust Hospital here, of which five persons succumbed to injuries. While among the rest, one person's condition is known to be serious.

14 Feb 2018

From Actress abduction to Hadiya, here are some of  the most controversial cases courted by Kerala in 2017

The sensational Akhila/Hadiya case, which triggered debates on forcible religious conversions across the nation, saw bigotry at its peak.

28 Dec 2017