Arun M

‘Disaster tourism’ a headache for rescue teams in Kerala

The police made several announcements to  people gathered there, urging them to disperse.

19 Oct 2021

12-year-old escapes, but loses his father in Makochi, Idukki

Abin's father Shaji Chirayil fell into the Pullakayar river while trying to save him as the family was trying to reach higher ground.

18 Oct 2021

Our house crumbled in the blink of an eye: Idukki's Makochi residents

Around 25 families reside in the area. Seven houses were destructed and seven lives were lost, locals said.

18 Oct 2021

Date of birth of accused helps crack loan fraud case

The probe team was groping in the dark to track the accused as they fled from the city after duping several people without leaving any clue, even a phone number.

13 Oct 2021

Locals, migrant workers gang up to smuggle ganja: Sleuths

In several cases, sleuths found that migrant workers helped the local youths source cannabis from West Bengal, Odisha, Chattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh.

13 Oct 2021

Conman Monson used accomplices’ accounts to receive money

Monson played it smart by attempting to ensure that no trail of money was left in his name while duping people of crores of rupees.

30 Sep 2021

Conman Monson in custody, team to probe source of forged papers

Digital equipment, including 3 mobile phones, a smartwatch and iPad, seized .His devices, emails and WhatsApp messages will also be examined: Police 

29 Sep 2021

Youth buys stolen mobile, lands in police custody

The Adimali native buys phone which costs H19,999 at H3,000

19 Sep 2021

Cops step in, cancer patient’s family to get house of their own

 Policing, it is said, is more than enforcing law and order.

10 Sep 2021

Cops pose as car buyers on OLX to nab rape accused from Karnataka

The K’taka native had been on the run for 2 yrs after his live-in partner lodged a plaint

31 Aug 2021

Digital clue helps police solve mysterious death of youth

Murder story unfolded after cops launched probe based on victim’s call history 

29 Aug 2021

Miffed with parents, two teen girls walk out at midnight, cops foil suicide bid

The girls and their parents have been picking up quarrels over several issues for a while.

20 Aug 2021

Medical negligence? Octogenarian’s death kicks up a row

Following this, dramatic scenes unfolded ahead of the cremation, and it has been inordinately delayed due to the police action.

19 Aug 2021

Sweet-talking teen steals from shops in broad daylight

Cheranalloor Police Inspector K G Vipin Kumar said Shanik possesses a special ability to convince others with words.

01 Aug 2021

Bid to exchange fake notes in shops puts gang under radar

Seven members, all gentlemen, were staying at the two-storey house at Painkutty, a remote village on the Piravom-Elanji road.

28 Jul 2021