As if to thicken the plot, explosives in big quantities, heading towards northern districts, have been seized in recent days posing threat to the state’s security.
08 Mar 2021
Though there is no legal or technical hurdle in deputing them to these posts, insiders said the aptitude or experience of the cops in these fields was not taken into account
09 Jul 2020
Though the ambitious project of producing ventilators and oxygen concentrators is just in the initial stage, the organisation has started production of hand-held non-contact thermal probe.
22 Jun 2020
The lockdown has taken a toll on all gym instructors. With no job and other means of income, most of them are now pushed against the wall.
25 May 2020
State police chief Loknath Behera said they are using geofencing technology to fight criminal elements as their acts could create panic and fear among people during the pandemic
25 May 2020
Sources in the KSEB Anti-Power Theft Squad told The New Indian Express that around 10 cases of theft are reported daily in each northern Kerala district, while the southern districts have fewer cases
25 May 2020
Of the 174 cases of child sexual abuse reported to Childline, 138 are girls while the remaining are boys. The children faced the highest level of threat from their dear ones and neighbours.
15 May 2020
"Once the lockdown is lifted, we are expecting an avalanche of complaints from women subjected to physical and mental abuse at home," said Shahida Kamal, member, State Women's Commission
06 May 2020
Even during the turbulent times post the Supreme Court verdict on women's entry to the Sabarimala temple, the number of cases and arrests was much fewer.
15 Apr 2020
Theatre groups are facing an existential threat, with most of the temple festival season suspended. The 2019 and 2018 floods dealt a crippling blow to theatres and COVID-19 could be their death knell
13 Apr 2020
Of them, 53 were from the Northern districts, while 69 were from the Southern districts. The most number of people hailed from Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam and Pathanamthitta districts.
01 Apr 2020
Food production units were set up in prisons by 2012, with skilled inmates preparing food for public sale. However, the outbreak of Covid-19 has thrown a spanner in the works.
27 Mar 2020
Though there is no official data on the number of alcohol addicts in the state, Excise sources peg it around 1000-2000 chronic users who cannot abstain even for a day.
26 Mar 2020
Once integration is done, a joint team of PWD and KWA officers will inspect the site and the latter will prepare the estimation report.
31 Jan 2020
The main contention against the Crime Branch’s move was that the cases are normally assigned by the police chief.
14 Dec 2019
Sources said that age-group matches and women’s tournaments are also being given equal importance. Contrary to perception, the fixing menace exists in women’s cricket too.
13 Nov 2019
Last over of Uttar Pradesh-Tamil Nadu contest. The match had gone down to the wire and UP required 15 off six deliveries.
12 Nov 2019
Openers Murali Vijay and Narayan Jagadeesan were removed cheaply by Basil Thampi and KM Asif, respectively.
09 Nov 2019
The family owned large tracts of land, but members lived a squalid life and most of them had scant social relations, says a relative
27 Oct 2019
Rioting during protests (1,991), rash driving (1,64,174), child porn (79) claim top spots, says National Crime Records Bureau report
23 Oct 2019