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Builder booked for encroaching on GIDA land at Chathiyath Road in Kochi

As per the FIR registered at Ernakulam Central police station, a complaint was filed by GIDA officer Pradeep C K on behalf of the agency.

14 hours ago

Five suicides since Jan 2021 in Kochi, transgenders seek support

Mental stress main cause; community calls for backing from family, society and government to put an end to their misery

18 May 2022

Ignorant of Kerala HC acquittal, government refuses to free woman given life imprisonment!

The Kerala government recently dismissed a request to repeal the life imprisonment of a 37-year-old Angamaly native woman convicted in a 2016 case of killing her eight-year-old son. 

17 May 2022

UAPA charges dropped in Nitta Gelatin attack case

The accused persons will be facing trial on the IPC offences charged against them.

14 May 2022

Ganja, ganja, everywhere!

This year, 22 ganja plants were spotted out in the open in Kochi, and one arrest was made in the seven cases registered

13 May 2022

Actor assault case: ‘Parallel judicial system’ argument irks judge

The prosecution said Dileep had also tried to harm investigation officers using his money, muscle and political power.

13 May 2022

Cops re-register cases in multi-crore Kerala Housing Finance Ltd scam

Three cases re-registered on crime branch’s recommendation | Ekm Central police to probe

11 May 2022

Actor abduction case: Court questions prosecutor’s plea to send memory card for reanalysis

Court asked how prosecution could not believe FSL expert who was examined as witness

10 May 2022

CBI court dismisses Kodi Suni’s jail transfer petition

The probe agency in a report stated that the investigation in the Fazal murder case had revealed that some police officers in Kannur tried to sabotage the case by creating false evidence.

08 May 2022

New-gen burglars add CCTV units to booty

Cloud-based storage systems are a foolproof alternative to digital video recorders, says electronic security expert 

07 May 2022

Witnesses turn hostile in palm chopping case, ‘conspirator’ gets bail

Shafeeq is the 30th accused in the case and is allegedly a conspirator in the crime.

06 May 2022

Customs hot on heels of gold racket mastermind in UAE

The Customs Commissionerate (Preventive) is set to initiate steps to extradite from the UAE a film producer suspected to be the kingpin of a gold smuggling gang. 

30 Apr 2022

‘Meaty’ gold haul probe zeroes in on film producer, hawala rackets 

Customs officials suspect K P Sirajuddin pumped money from smuggling into movies

28 Apr 2022

Tower location helps police crack thieves’ travel mode

The police, which arrested a three-member gang of thieves, figured out the criminals’ travel pattern through the mobile tower location of the main accused. 

26 Apr 2022

Analysts flag China link to ‘India Post’ phishing scam

A police officer with Kerala Police’s Cyberdome said rewards or sensational information often lure people into clicking and circulating such links.

23 Apr 2022