Forest dept seeks WCCB help to unearth snake venom racket

The prime accused is a native of Balangir. His son Suraj Kumar Dash has been arrested.

published on : 1st April 2021

Elephant tusks seized, six held

Following a tip-off about the tusks being sold through a pet shop near Shanmugapuram, a team of WCCB and forest staff, disguised as buyers, confirmed that the accused were selling the tusks.

published on : 24th December 2020

Mohanlal's stand on Dileep fails to cut ice with women's body

Malayalam actor Dileep is an accused in the kidnapping case and has remained in jail for 85 days.

published on : 11th July 2018

Nobody in AMMA objected to Dileep's reinstatement, next meeting will discuss WCC's letter: Mohanlal

Mohanlal added that though four members of WCC claimed to have quit from AMMA recently, he could find the resignation letters of only two -- the survivor and Remya Nambeesan.

published on : 9th July 2018

Dileep reinstatement row: 14 actresses say no to joining 'unfair' AMMA

The 14 active members of the recently-formed WCC  took the decision even as superstar Mohanlal, who heads AMMA, said on Saturday that there was no vested interest in taking back Dileep.

published on : 1st July 2018

No vested interest behind decision to reinstate Dileep in AMMA: Mohanlal

The actor said he was pained to read the various criticisms being levelled at AMMA in the past few days.

published on : 1st July 2018

CPM's Kodiyeri Balakrishnan criticizes AMMA's decision to reinduct actor Dileep

Kodiyeri made it clear that those who took a stand favouring Amma in the organization, were not party members and no action could be taken against them.

published on : 30th June 2018

Dileep reinstatement row: AMMA shouldn't turn into collective of male chauvinists, says Brinda Karat

Karat said that the Association of Malayalam Movie Artistes' stand has humiliated Kerala, which has emerged as a role model in retaining democratic values and progressive thoughts.

published on : 29th June 2018

Will not return till my name is cleared, Dileep tells AMMA after actresses demand urgent meeting

Dileep's action came after top actresses Revathy Asha Kelunni, Padmapriya Janakiraman and A. Parvathy wrote to Edavela Babu and demanded an emergency executive meeting.

published on : 28th June 2018

Dileep reinstatement row: Mohanlal's stock falls with Kerala Women's Commission

Mohanlal, who leads the Association of Malayalam Movie Artistes, came under fire from the Kerala Women's Commission on Thursday over the decision to reinstate accused actor Dileep.

published on : 28th June 2018

Kerala PWD Minister Sudhakaran flays actor Dileep and AMMA

While criticizing Dileep, Sudhakaran said he was 'arrogance personified' and alleged that the Malayalam film industry was under the control of a Kochi-centered lobby.

published on : 28th June 2018

AMMA should reconsider decision to take back Dileep: KPCC president MM Hassan

He called upon the CPI-M leadership to get an explanation from these leaders on how Dileep was taken back after having a case in court against him.

published on : 28th June 2018

Actresses Revathy, Padmapriya, Parvathy slam AMMA for reinstating Dileep, demand urgent meeting

Three actresses today wrote an open letter to General Secretary Edavela Babu seeking an urgent meeting of the top artistes' body AMMA to discuss the controversial reinstatement of actor Dileep.

published on : 28th June 2018

Kerala: K K Shailaja, other Left leaders slam AMMA for revoking Actor Dileep's suspension

Kochi-centric lobby in Malayalam Cinema, alleges G Sudhakaran; least expected from Lt Col Mohanlal, says MC Josephine; male chauvinistic trends in the Actors Association, opines KK Shailaja.

published on : 28th June 2018