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Krishnakumar murder: A watershed moment in city’s criminal history

Aprani Krishnakumar murder had all these elements ingrained in it, which made it a special case among a string of murders fuelled by gang rivalry.

14 hours ago

Midnight mishap that turned out to be murder

The victim was returning drunk from a local bar. The car that mowed the victim was seized, along with three of the passengers, within hours.

17 Nov 2022

Kerala govt likely to wait till December to find DGP Sudesh’s regular replacement

North Kerala Zone IG T Vikram, Crime Branch Kochi IG Gopesh Agrawal and Vigilance IG H Venkatesh are the ones who are expected to get promoted as ADGPs by December.

26 Oct 2022

Kerala human sacrifice case throws spotlight on wait for law against superstitious practices

The human sacrifice of two women in Elanthoor, Pathanamthitta, has brought attention back to the need for legislation against superstitious beliefs and practices.

12 Oct 2022

How Kodiyeri ran SFI penning coded letters from prison

While Vijayakumar was stationed in Thiruvananthapuram and Kodiyeri in Kannur jail, the two regularly required to be in touch with each other to run the party machinery.

04 Oct 2022

Kerala Anti-Corruption Bureau to prepare database on corrupt government officials

Idea behind the proposal is to provide services on platforms that will root out amoral practices 

18 Jul 2022

Khaki wave in Mollywood as more cops turn actors, scenarists

While a bunch of serving police officers have associated themselves with films in recent times, more are in line.

25 Jun 2022

Senior officers to deal with detention requests of KAAPA offenders

According to the decision, a deputy collector will supervise the detention requests that reach the collectorate from the police department.

12 Apr 2022

Academic visits to Pakistan might have made Indian babus paranoid: Filippo Osella

The Sussex University scholar said bureaucratic paranoia should not be allowed to impinge on the pursuit of scientific knowledge.

26 Mar 2022

Police department cancels order to remove experienced dog handlers in canine squad

Sources in the canine squad (K9) said there were allegations that the decision to replace the experienced handlers was taken with an ulterior motive.

06 Mar 2022

Facing financial crunch, Kerala govt asks police to cut down on fuel expenses

The police department has brought in austerity measures. And as the first step, it has decided to cut down on fuel expenses.

04 Mar 2022

Neeraj Chopra hopes to benefit from German sojourn ahead of big Games

Two months back, when Neeraj Chopra was asked how his training in Germany was going, he went mute.

13 Feb 2018

Thiruvananthapuram hoping for weather god’s mercy ahead of India Vs New Zealand third T20

Rain worries remain, organisers confident drainage system will ensure smooth cricket if it’s clear during match

07 Nov 2017

Wrestling Federation of India mulls oriental model to groom next generation

There is a unique concept in eastern martial arts where youngsters are pitted in a group alongside seniors and both train under a master.

31 Aug 2017

Neeraj Chopra says nothing can be done without a coach, after setback

The teenage javelin thrower still carries pangs for not being able to make it to the final of the recently-concluded World Championship.

21 Aug 2017