Attempt to murder case: Disqualified MP Mohammed Faizal moves SC challenging Kerala HC order

A sessions court in Lakshadweep sentenced Faizal and three others on January 11 for attempting to kill the son-in-law of the late union minister P M Sayeed during the 2009 Lok Sabha elections.

published on : 5th October 2023

Lakshadweep MP Faizal disqualified for second time in a year 

In January of this year, Faizal was disqualified as an MP after being convicted in an attempted murder case in the union territory. However he was reinstated based on a stay order by Kerala HC.

published on : 5th October 2023

SC sets aside HC order on Lakshadweep MP Faizal  

The court said the Kerala HC had failed to consider the true position of law with respect to the manner in which application for stay of conviction must be considered. 

published on : 23rd August 2023

SC sets aside Kerala HC order staying conviction of Lakshadweep MP Faizal in attempt to murder case

The top court said the approach of the high court was "erroneous" in suspending the conviction and sentence of the Lok Sabha MP in the case.

published on : 22nd August 2023

Circular on school uniform triggers protests in Lakshadweep

The Congress and NCP had organised protests in the islands on Friday.

published on : 13th August 2023

Protests brewing as Lakshadweep administration plans to toast liquor

Sale of alcohol was banned in the islands in 1979 under the Liquor Prohibition Regulations based on demand from the community to preserve their culture.

published on : 8th August 2023

Control of district, subordinate courts in Lakshadweep lies with us, says Kerala High Court

Justice P V Kunhikrishnan clarified that the UT Administration of Lakshadweep is free to frame rules in tune with Article 235, if necessary.

published on : 22nd June 2023
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