Monday, November 18, 2019


Elephant kills mahout, rams bus in Kottayam

An elephant ran amok and killed its mahout while he was trying to tame it before attacking a bus carrying passengers, police said on Tuesday. The tus...

KC(M) dispute: Kattappana court dismisses Jose K Mani’s petition

In yet another setback to Jose K Mani, a court in Idukki district on Friday upheld a lower court''s order restraining him from officiating and discha...

Teenage girl sexually abused for 2 yrs

A 13-year-old girl was sexually assaulted for the past two years by five men, four of whom have been arrested, police said in Kottayam on Monday. Tho...

Six deaths in 12 years: Kerala cops to exhume 4 bodies after plaint

Kozhikode: The police, probing the mysterious deaths of six members of a family at Koodathayi in Kerala Kozhikode district, said that the victims cou...

LDF's Mani C. Kappan wins Pala assembly by-poll

The ruling CPI(M)-led LDF in Kerala on Friday won the by-election to Pala assembly constituency, wresting the seat from the opposition Congress led U...

Police take control of Piravom church

Amid dramatic scenes, police made a forced entry into a church in Kochi, caught in a row between two factions, and removed protesting rival Jacobite ...

71.43% voter turnout in Pala by-poll

An estimated voter turnout of 71.43 per cent was recorded in the by-poll held at Pala constituency on Monday."Out of a total of 179,107 voters, 12793...

Pala by-poll: BJP’s N. Hari is NDA candidate

BJP’s central leadership announced that the party’s Kottayam district president N. Hari would be the NDA candidate in Pala assembly by-po...

Pala by-poll: Jose Tom Pulikkunnel is UDF candidate

The Congress-led UDF has announced Jose Tom Pulikkunnel, a leader of the Jose K. Mani faction in the Kerala Congress(M), as its candidate for the Sep...

Pala by-poll: Mani C. Kappan to be LDF candidate

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Mani C. Kappan will contest as the nominee of the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) in the September 23 by-p...

Kevin murder case: Court awards double life sentence to all convicts

A court in Kottayam on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment to 10 people for the honour killing of a 23-year-old Dalit Christian man last year, which ha...

10 people convicted in murder of Kevin

Ten people were convicted by a court in Kottayam on Thursday in the sensational murder of 23-year-old Dalit Christian Kevin P. Joseph in 2018. The Pr...

Kerala Governor decries violence on campuses

Kerala Governor P. Sathasivam on Monday said political parties and other outfits were "exploiting" the youthful vigour of students for "undesirable a...

Man held for 'sexually assaulting' minor girl in Kerala

A 63-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor girl in Thalayolaparambu in Kottayam district, police said on Sunday. Y...

'Tippler' found hanging in police station

A 27-year old man, taken into police custody near Kottayam based on a complaint from his family, was found hanging in the police station on Tuesday m...

P.J Joseph appointed as interim chairman of Kerala Congress (M)

P.J Joseph has been appointed as the interim head of Kerala Congress (M) party following the demise of its former chairman K.M Mani. He will act as t...

Bishop Franco Mulakkal appears in court

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of raping and sexually assaulting a nun in Kerala, on Friday appeared before a magistrate court in Pala.The Pala Judi...

Rahul Gandhi visits kin of late KC(M) leader K.M Mani

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday paid a visit to the bereaved family members of Kerala Congress (M) leader and former state minister K.M Ma...

Kerala Police charges Bishop Franco Mulakkal in nun rape case

A special investigation team of the Kerala Police on Tuesday filed a chargesheet against Bishop Franco Mulakkal, seven months after he was arrested o...

Kerala Congress (M) leader K.M Mani passes away

Veteran leader of Kerala Congress (M) and former state finance minister K.M Mani passed away on Tuesday at Kochi’s Lakeshore hospital. He was 8...

Infighting breaks out in Kerala Congress (M)

Intensive infighting has erupted in Kerala Congress(M) over party chairman K.M Mani's decision to field his loyalist and former MLA Thomas Chazhikada...

EC directive on Sabarimala illogical, says BJP

The BJP on Monday termed as 'illogical' the Election Commissions directive to political parties in Kerala that the Sabarimala temple row should not b...

Elephant tramples Sabarimala pilgrim to death

A Sabarimala pilgrim was trampled to death by a wild elephant in a forest area, 60 km from Kottayam early on Wednesday, police said. Paramasivam, 35,...

Pinarayi Vijayan has failed to control violence: Congress

Opposition Congress in Kerala attacked Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on the Sabarimala issue, accusing him of not controlling the law and order sit...

Hadiya's father joins BJP

K.M Asokan, father of Hadiya, the young woman from Kerala who converted to Islam and married a Muslim man against her family's wishes, on Tuesday sai...

Gwalior Bishop Thomas Thennatt dies in car accident

Bishop Thomas Thennatt of Gwalior has succumbed to a severe head injury in a tragic car accident. He was 65.According to a press release from the Dio...

Court says Kevin was a victim of 'honour killing'

In a major development, an additional Sessions Court in Kottayam has agreed to consider the murder of Dalit Christian youth Kevin P. Joseph as an inc...

We will stand firmly with Ayyappa devotees: NSS chief

The Nair Service Society (NSS), an outfit of Kerala's influential Nair community, said it stood firmly with the devotees opposing entry of women in t...

Police action against Ayyappa devotees 'unethical': NSS

Nair Service Society, an outfit of Kerala's influential Nair community, Friday termed as 'unethical and anti-democratic' the police action against de...

HC acquits 8 in Paul Muthoot George murder case

K.R Gouri celebrates 101st birthday

NCW seeks report over woman constable's killing

Policewoman burnt alive; traffic cop held

Threat letter to Pinarayi Vijayan over Maoist killings

New McLaren Elva roadster unveiled

IIM-K sets to remodel 'Mahila Mall'

No bail for students arrested under UAPA

Court extends police remand of Jolly till Oct 18

Koodathai murder case: Police record statement of Rojo

Man hacked to death by gang near Aluva

Two CPI(M) student activists move HC for bail

Palarivattom flyover case: T.O Sooraj gets bail

Centre's green nod for Kochi water metro project

Red Alert in 3 districts of Kerala

Munnar encroachments: HC pulls up Kerala govt

Govt plans to develop cluster for cardamom in Idukki

HC stays construction of unauthorised building in Munnar

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

KPCC to seek explanation from Shashi Tharoor

5 drown as heavy rains pound Northern Kerala

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi, says he 'divided' country

5 drown as heavy rains pound Northern Kerala

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

2 Youth Congress workers hacked to death in Kasaragod

SMiLE drive pays dividends in North Malabar tourism

Family demands probe into IIT-M student’s death

Vishal to clash with Rajinikanth at BO during Pongal

Man awarded 3 life imprisonments, 26-yr RI

Vijayan rejects amicus curiae report on floods

PM inaugurates 13-km, two-lane Kollam bypass

PM slams LDF govt over Sabarimala issue

Elephant kills mahout, rams bus in Kottayam

Teenage girl sexually abused for 2 yrs

LDF's Mani C. Kappan wins Pala assembly by-poll

Police take control of Piravom church

Unpaid for 10 months, BSNL contract employee ends life

Normalcy returning to rain-hit Kerala

Kerala rains: Death toll climbs to 88

Heavy rains lash Kerala

Red Alert in 3 districts of Kerala

Women get death threats for entering Sabarimala

Another BSNL contract worker commits suicide

One more Maoist killed; death toll touches 4

Outrage intensifies over acquittal in girls' death case

Suspected Maoist posters surface in Kerala hamlet

Six from TN, on way to Vavar mosque, held

Devotees brave rain to offer prayers at Sabarimala

Sabarimala temple opens for pilgrimage season

Over 10,000 police personnel to be deployed in Sabarimala

Bullet shell found in Guruvayur temple 'hundi'

Fake IPS officer, mother held for duping banks

Customs seize 123 kg gold in raids in Thrissur

Food prepared by inmates of Viyyur jail to go online

UN Women to partner with Kerala's Gender Park

K. Sreekumar elected as mayor of T'puram Corporation

Pregnant cat hanged to death in T'puram

Engineering student found dead in college toilet

Wild elephant kills estate worker

Normalcy returning to rain-hit Kerala

Kerala rains: Death toll climbs to 88

Heavy rains lash Kerala

Another farmer commits suicide in Wayanad

Record turnout in Wayanad in LS polls