Athira alleged that the dance teacher worked as a middleman between the contestants and the judges.
12,000 children, 300 events, 30 marks to the winner, and hearts broken over each contested point. Photographs: T Mohandas
State BJP president Kummanam Rajasekharan alleged that the CPM was behind the murder.
When contacted by The Indian Express, Samuel said that the tape contained the recording of a conversation that took place one-and-a-half years ago between him and a woman he identified as Angel Abraham.
On Friday, CM Pinarayi Vijayan had warned exhibitors’ federation to end the agitation if they wanted to hold a discussion with the government on issues in the industry.
A few students had complained to Kerala Education Minister C Raveendranath that Joseph would often allegedly go to the girls’ hostel and shout abuses at the inmates.
Police sources said the sedition case against Prana is still under investigation and has been sent for legal opinion for further action.
The above increase — linked mainly to rising global crude oil prices, which have also made synthetic substitutes such as styrene butadiene rubber more expensive — has cheered growers here.
Students allege that college PRO, Sajith Vishwanathan, son of Congress leader K P Vishwanathan, tortured Pranoy in his chamber
During a film festival in Kerala last month, Kamal, who had been festival director, had flayed the police action against delegates who did not stand up while the national anthem was being played.
The Indian Express explains the tussle between producers and theatre owners that has kept even the likes of superstar Mohanlal waiting outside cinemas.
Achuthanandan wanted that he be included in the party state secretariat, a demand rejected by the central committee citing his age and party regulations
The association criticised action against Antony for appointment of minister E P Jayarajan’s relative in a public sector undertaking.
Kanjikkode region in Palakkad has been tense in the last few weeks following clashes involving CPI (M) and BJP workers.
The tribals, however, are not bothered, for, as they say, they get daily wages which they hardly ever put into bank accounts.
The apparent snub from the central leadership came at a time Chandy has no official role in Kerala to fall back on since the Assembly election.
Releasing a book on demonetisation in Malappuram on Tuesday, Nair had taken a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Unnithan, who is known to be close to party state president V M Sudheeran, had gone to the party’s district office in Kollam for the foundation day celebrations.
The Congress and BJP demanded Mani’s resignation but the minister said that the case would be fought legally and politically.
The drug, prescribed by a Kerala-based doctor for a neurological ailment she was suffering from, is reportedly banned in Saudi Arabia.
The students, who faced charges under the Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act, were produced before a court, which granted them bail.
Prana was booked after a BJP worker complained that the writer had insulted the national anthem on Facebook post by quoting from his novel.
Police picked up a dozen delegates who had failed to stand up when the anthem was being played before a show.
There had been no controversy regarding the novel till Prana’s Facebook post.
With another student complaining of ragging by seniors in the same institute, five students surrendered before the police in connection with the two cases on Sunday.
Thirunelli residents say Girish’s concern for sportspersons goes beyond the academy.
The court said the State is being alerted that justice has become elusive to Muslim women and the remedy lies in codification of the divorce law.
On November 19, a day before he was scheduled to fly back to Riyadh, where he worked as a driver, P Faisal, was hacked to death.
While the day’s shows began at various theatres in the city on Tuesday, delegates shouted slogans and displayed placards against the Supreme Court directive on showing respect for the national anthem.
The 12 were let off after registration of a case under Section 188 of the IPC — disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant.
When Vijayan was leaving for the venue in Bhopal, the police reportedly advised him against going, on account of an agitation by Sangh Parivar.
The convicted Fr Edwin Figarez, 41, belongs to Kottappauram Catholic diocese. Besides undergoing jail term, he has to pay a fine of Rs 2.15 lakh. The double jail term would run concurrently.
Traders, hoteliers and other stakeholders in the tourism industry and local fishermen are warming up to the idea of a cashless economy.
Thrissur police have registered a case against the victim and her husband on the basis of the complaint. The children are now looked after by their grandparents.
George had reportedly told the bank that the amount was credited to his account for the export of sunflower oil, and that the deposit would be withdrawn in instalments depending upon the exports.
The venue, spread across eight acres, resembled Mysore Palace while the wedding mandap was modelled on the Akshardham Temple.
British historian John Keay has written the first comprehensive biography of this American soldier of fortune who ended his days as a landlord in Jammu and Kashmir under the Dogra rulers.