2017
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Crime branch raids former Kerala legislator PC George's house in actress assault case

The raid was carried out in a case pertaining to propagating fake messages on a WhatsApp group stating that there was a conspiracy against actor Dileep in the 2017 actress assault and rape case.

published on : 25th August 2022
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13 of 121 Chhattisgarh tribals acquitted in 2017 Naxal attack still in jail

A group of Naxals had ambushed a CRPF team near Burkapal in Sukma on April 24, 2017, killing 25 personnel of the 74th battalion of the paramilitary force.

published on : 19th July 2022
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Kerala actress abduction: 'Police lack evidence against Dileep', says former DGP R Sreelekha

The former DGP said she was silenced using a photograph showing Dileep alongside first accused Pulsar Suni.

published on : 11th July 2022
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2017 Ennore oil spill: NGT orders more relief for one lakh fishermen

After several rounds of discussions and a Madras High Court order, a compromise was arrived at between the two shipping companies to pay Rs 240 crore compensation.

published on : 9th July 2022
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Actress abduction case: Kerala HC observes forensic report finds no manipulation in video clippings

The counsel for the survivor stated that the memory card contains the visuals of rape committed on her and if these were leaked, what would be her future?

published on : 21st June 2022
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File final report on custodial death case within 2 months: Madras HC to Madurai Police

The court gave the direction on a petition filed by Nagajothi of Theni, wife of the deceased Karuppasamy, seeking a CB-CID probe into Karuppasamy's death.

published on : 19th April 2022
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2017 Kerala actress assault case: Crime Branch to quiz Kavya Madhavan as more audio clips surface

The veracity of the audio clips has not been confirmed by any official source so far and it's not known from where these audio clips got leaked.

published on : 10th April 2022
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BJP prods Telangana government on 2017 drugs case, seeks details of action taken

Sanjay wondered why wasn't there a single case filed against any of the suspects and no blood samples taken from anybody despite drug kingpin Kelvin revealing several names back then.

published on : 9th April 2022
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Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray's brother-in-law assets worth Rs 6.45 crore seized by ED

Earlier, ED had registered a money-laundering case against Pushpak Bullion and a group of companies on March 6, 2017 under the PMLA Act 2002.

published on : 22nd March 2022
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Bar Council says complaint against actor Dileep's lawyer by survivor 'not in order'

The letter sent by the Secretary of Bar Council of Kerala directed her to file the complaint as per the Bar Council Rules.

published on : 16th March 2022
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Newseum honours Gauri Lankesh, Sudip Dutta Bhaumik among 18 journalists killed in 2017 in the line of duty

Each year, the Newseum selects a representative group of journalists whose names are added to the memorial and whose deaths illustrate the dangers faced by journalists around the world.

published on : 5th June 2018
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Arvind Subramanian's 'pink' Economic Survey may not impress women

The theme for the Economic Survey 2017-18 presented in Parliament on Monday by finance minister Arun Jaitley was pink, apparently to confront Indian society’s notorious preference for sons.

published on : 30th January 2018
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Kolkata: Jadavpur University students gherao Vice-Chancellor against bill curbing student unions

JU students are demanding revocation of a bill that dissolves students’ unions by wresting authority on university executive councils to conduct student elections.

published on : 16th January 2018
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Government tables amended OBC bill in Lok Sabha

The discussion on the Constitution (123rd Amendment) Bill 2017 had an abrupt end due to heated exchanges between union minister Giriraj Singh and TMC member Kalyan Banerjee.

published on : 3rd January 2018
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Protests in 2017 that saw people take to the streets and fight for their rights

India saw a lot of resistance in 2017, the public went against the government to make things go their way.

published on : 3rd January 2018
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Andhra Pradesh politics had little to cheer about in the year 2017

On and off squabbling between allies Telugu Desam Party and BJP was one of the notable political features in Andhra Pradesh in 2017.

published on : 2nd January 2018
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Dalai Lama visit, Chakma-Hajong refugee issues kept Arunachal Pradesh in the news in 2017

Here is a look back at all the major news events from the state of Arunachal Pradesh in the year 2017.

published on : 2nd January 2018
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Tiger, tiger, not burning bright: 115 big cats died in 2017 across the country

The highest number of 30 tiger deaths was reported from Madhya Pradesh, followed by 25 in Maharashtra and 17 in Assam.

published on : 2nd January 2018
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Judiciary's fillip to fight for gender justice in 2017

The fight for gender justice got a fillip from the judiciary in 2017 as the courts dealt with an iron hand crime, and archaic practices against women.

published on : 1st January 2018
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From #MeToo to #NotInMyName: When hashtags spearheaded protests and a call for action in 2017

When social change was just 140 characters away, people used the most of it in 2017. Here are some of the monumental moments from Twitter where hashtag took over the world.

published on : 31st December 2017
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