Road accidents rising in Ernakulam

412 deaths in 2021, 2 yrs with lockdowns brought changes to driving style of people, says RTO

31 Mar 2022

These few villages in Ernakulam say a firm ‘no’ to strikes

While the lives of commoners came to a halt following the 48-hour national strike, there are a few pockets in Ernakulam district that stood resilient against the shutdown.

29 Mar 2022

CBI to probe woman’s abuse by husband abroad

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has taken over the probe in a case related to the torture of a Chottanikkara native woman allegedly by her husband in Canada.

28 Mar 2022

US citizen complains three Keralites cheated him on firm’s ownership

A design and architecture company at Infopark in Kochi is witnessing a battle of ownership as the police have registered a case against three Keralities following a complaint by a US national.

26 Mar 2022

Customs takes over red sanders case probe

The case related to the seizure of 2,200kg of red sanders from a container freight station in Kochi will be probed by the Special Investigation and Intelligence Branch (SIIB) of the customs.

24 Mar 2022

NIA court allows prisoner studying religion to keep books in jail cell

Rajeevan, a resident of Pookode near Koothuparamba in Kannur, was arrested in November 2020 for his alleged Maoist links.

22 Mar 2022

Social media overdose: Digital de-addiction centres for kids soon

Centres run by cops will focus on providing counselling to students who face cyberbullying

18 Mar 2022

56 under scanner for procuring drugs via courier from abroad

The excise department has put 56 persons in the state under surveillance on suspicion that they have been receiving drugs through courier services from abroad.

17 Mar 2022

Kerala courts were critical of barring women from bartending

HC in 2015 was critical of state for introducing an amendment to Liquor Rules prohibiting women

16 Mar 2022

Digital video recorder from Hotel No. 18 helps in sexual assault probe 

Case relates to alleged abuse of minor & her mother at hotel where models had stayed

15 Mar 2022

Graft: Three more Pollution Control Board officials held

The range has an environmental surveillance station at Eloor, where a large number of factories operate, to check pollution levels in the Periyar. 

15 Mar 2022

Toddler murder: Accused, woman booked room posing as couple

Hotel staff suspect John booked room there once before, say duo presented vaild identification but did not specify reason for stay

10 Mar 2022

Conspiracy to kill cops: Crime Branch gets two witnesses against Dileep, others

The crime branch probing the conspiracy to kill police officers who had investigated the actor abduction and rape case has roped in two witnesses.

10 Mar 2022

Vigilance books Malayattoor forest official on fund diversion charges

A vigilance official said the forest department detected the fund diversion and initiated disciplinary action.

06 Mar 2022

As ganja harvesting season begins, excise expects spike in smuggling

Sleuths seized over 21kg of cannabis from Perumbavoor area in past two weeks

06 Mar 2022