Thursday, August 13, 2020


HC stays NGT order stipulating minimum distance between quarries, residential areas

Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday stayed an order of the National Green Tribunal (NGT), which stipulated that quarries in the state must be a...

Gold smuggling case: NIA team to fly to Dubai

Kochi: A 2-member team of officials from National Investigation Agency (NIA) will fly to Dubai as part of their investigation into the gold smuggling...

Swapna Suresh had influence in CM's office: NIA

Kochi: Swapna Suresh, the prime accused in gold smuggling case, had influence in Chief Minister's office, NIA informed the court. The NIA found that ...

Kolenchery rape case: Victim shows recovery

Kochi: The 75-yr-old woman who was raped by a truck driver at Kolenchery on Sunday was physically assaulted after the crime. The son of the woman, wh...

3-yr-old dies after swallowing coin; 3 hospitals denied treatment

Aluva: A three-year-old boy from Kadungalloor in Aluva died after he swallowed a coin. The family has alleged that the child was taken to three gover...

Rains flood several parts of Kochi, T'puram

Kochi: Ernakulam district has been experiencing heavy rains since Tuesday night. Most of the areas were submerged in water in the overnight rain. In ...

NIA court seeks evidences from probe team to ascertain terror links

Kochi: The NIA special court sought evidence from the investigation team probing the 'diplomatic baggage' gold smuggling case to prove terrorist link...

Heavy rains lash several parts of Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Heavy rains lashed several parts of Kerala, especially Ernakulam and Kottayam districts, inundating low lying areas on Wednesday ...

Gold smuggling case: Rameez in NIA custody

Kochi: The Economic Offences Court in Kochi sent K.T Rameez, accused in the gold smuggling case, to NIA custody. The investigating team suspect that ...

Sivasankar has no links with gold smuggling case: Advocate

Kochi: M. Sivasankar has no links with the gold smuggling case, his advocate S. Rajeev said.Talking to media, Rajeev said he is sure that Sivasankar ...

M. Sivasankar grilled again in gold smuggling case

Kochi: Suspended IAS officer M. Sivasankar was questioned by National Investigation Agency (NIA) officials for the second time in connection with the...

Rs 1 cr, 1 kg gold seized from Swapna's bank lockers

Kochi: Investigating agencies managed to seize close to 1 kg of gold and cash amounting to Rs 1 crore from Swapna Suresh, one of the key accused...

Gold smuggling case: Customs records arrest of Swapna, Sandeep

Thiruvananthapuram: The Customs on Friday recorded the arrest of Swapna Suresh and Sandeep Nair, the accused in the 'diplomatic baggage' gold smuggli...

Rehana Fathima's anticipatory bail plea rejected

Kochi: The Kerala High Court rejected the anticipatory bail plea of Rehana Fathima, a former employee of BSNL, in the case of circulating via social ...

NIA to interrogate Sivasankar again on Monday

Thiruvananthapuram: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) will interrogate former IT secretary M. Sivasankar in connection with the gold smuggling ...

COVID-19: Curfew imposed in Aluva municipality

Aluva: A curfew has been imposed in Ernakulam's Aluva municipality and neighbouring panchayats. The curfew comes amidst the rising number of COVID-19...

Gold smuggling case: Swapna, Sandeep to remain in NIA custody

Kochi: A special NIA court in Kochi on Tuesday extended the National Investigation Agency (NIA) custody of Swapna Suresh and Sandeep Nair, both accus...

Non-bailable warrant issued against Faisal Fareed

Kochi: The NIA special court in Kochi has issued a non-bailable warrant against Faisal Fareed, the third accused in the gold smuggling case.NIA had r...

Gold smuggling case: 3 aides of Rameez arrested

Kochi: Three more persons have been arrested by the Customs in connection with the 'diplomatic baggage' gold smuggling case at Thiruvananthapuram air...

Swapna, Sandeep sent to NIA custody till July 21

Kochi: A special NIA court in Kochi remanded Swapna Suresh and Sandeep Nair, accused in the gold smuggling case, to NIA custody for 8 days. This...

Kannur native dies of COVID-19

Kannur comes under strict lockdown enforcement

Kerala reports 3rd COVID-19 death

NRI under home quarantine dies of heart attack

Kerala reports one more Covid-19 death

Work on Thirumumbu Cultural Complex begins

Another COVID-19 death in Kerala

Kerala reports one more COVID-19 death

39 fresh COVID-19 cases reported in Kerala

Foreign woman commits suicide in Amritanandamayi Math

Criminal gang leader stabbed to death in Kollam

6th standard girl found dead in Kollam

IAS officer booked for violating quarantine

Kottayam receives heavy rainfall

Heavy rains lash several parts of Kerala

Jose K. Mani faction ousted from UDF

Factional feud intensifies in Kerala Congress (M)

23-day-old infant dies in Attappadi

Survivors of TN bus crash recollect moments of horror

Kerala set to get 2 fab labs

Guruvayur temple bans entry of devotees

COVID-19 patient dies in Chalakudy

Kerala records 4th COVID-19 death