Saturday, Apr 18, 2015



Kerala: CJM accepts failure to record statement of accused in solar scam case
Sat, Apr 18, 2015

The magistrate’s failure to record her statement had kicked up a controversy when solar scam was rattling the Congress govt.

Two ships with Yemen evacuees to reach Kochi on Saturday
Fri, Apr 17, 2015

They would be the last of the Yemen evacuees to reach India, said the Navy in Kochi.

Kerala govt to amend Land Reforms and Wetland Acts
Fri, Apr 17, 2015

Govt to facilitate the use of fallow land for industrial purpose and give ownership of right for purambokku.

Shashi Tharoor lauds Obama’s profile on Modi
Fri, Apr 17, 2015

Tharoor tweeted, "A remarkable gesture by a US president. Whatever our political differences, Indians hope Narendra Modi lives up to it."

Youth who rammed car into six in Kerala village, held in Tamil Nadu
Thu, Apr 16, 2015

The native of Thrissur was arrested in Palani, Tamil Nadu, where he had been hiding after the attack on Tuesday.

Karnataka rejects Kerala’s demand for lifting ban on night traffic
Thu, Apr 16, 2015

The ban was imposed in 2009 by Karnataka to prevent wild animals from being hit by speeding vehicles driving down the highway.

Spurned youth goes on rampage with car in Kerala village, injures six
Thu, Apr 16, 2015

Police said, Shibin, a student, had proposed to the woman more than a year back.

Maoist mouthpiece warns of attacks along border
Thu, Apr 16, 2015

In the recent months, there have been several suspected incidents of Maoist attacks in North Kerala, particularly in Wayanad district.

Here’s how the Janata Parivar merger could push ruling Congress in Kerala into a dilemma
Thu, Apr 16, 2015

It is against this backdrop, the issue of realignment of Janata Dal parties emerges crucial for the Congress-led government.

Unable to repay loan, Kerala parents allegedly married off minor daughter to money lender
Sun, Apr 12, 2015

Shelvakumar a native of Theni in TN, had given Rs 5 lakh to her parents at Mavadi village in the district.

Body lying in Sharjah morgue for 9 yrs could be of Kochi woman
Sun, Apr 12, 2015

Smitha’s husband claimed she had run away with lover; he is now in custody for ‘forging’ her letter.

Kerala High Court files chargesheet against Chief Judicial Magistrate
Sat, Apr 11, 2015

The magistrate has been asked to furnish an explanation within 15 days.

Several Kerala expatriates decide to stay back in Yemen
Sat, Apr 11, 2015

Nurse Sarithamole V S said her hospital had 100 nurses. All except 12 have left Yemen.

Yemen: 6-day-old baby among other evacuated Indians
Sat, Apr 11, 2015

Raji said she did not whether the hospital, where she had given birth to her daughter, was functioning now.

21 years after she was expelled, Gouriamma likely to return to CPM
Fri, Apr 10, 2015

On Wednesday, JSS leadership entrusted Gouriamma to take a final decision on the CPM call.

P C George writes to CM Chandy against K M Mani, son
Thu, Apr 09, 2015

George rushed a letter to CM Oommen Chandy, alleging that Mani had taken a bribe of Rs 5 crore from businessmen.

After Maharashtra, Kerala to have real estate regulator
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

Kerala is going to be the second state to set up a real estate regulatory authority.

1903 Keralites rescued from strife-torn Yemen
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

Chandy said the state would take necessary steps for the return of Kerala expatriates in Yemen who are willing to return.

Kerala: CPI (M) to launch ‘action force’ to check road accident deaths
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

CPI (M) had trained 200 selected volunteers in first aid and how to handle the injured on way to a hospital.

State-wide hartal brings Kerala to grinding halt
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

Various organizations in farm, fishing and transport sectors called for the hartal in Kerala.

Yemen crisis: India to end air evacuation ops today, accepts Pakistan’s special plane offer
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif offered a special aircraft to the Indian High Commission in Islamabad, which New Delhi accepted.

Kerala: CM Chandy removes P C George as govt chief whip
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

The decision was announced by CM Oommen Chandy on Tuesday night after several rounds of talks with senior UDF leaders.

Kerala man reportedly goes missing in Yemen; family alleges Houthi captured him
Tue, Apr 07, 2015

Salman, 42, a native of Areekkode in Malappuram, has been living in Yemen for the last eight years with his wife and five children.

As Mani, George face off, new letter adds fuel to fire
Tue, Apr 07, 2015

Carries allegations of sexual misconduct against Mani’s son.

As KM Mani remains adamant on George’s removal, junior Mani faces heat
Mon, Apr 06, 2015

A letter purportedly written by solar scam accused Saritha S Nair has accused Jose K Mani of sexually abusing her.

Some Yemen returnees from Kerala eager to go back once war is over
Mon, Apr 06, 2015

As per data of returnees released by MEA, of 978 Indians evacuated in last three days, 337 hailed from Kerala.

WATCH VIDEO: Angry over unions, photographer destroys work
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

Says head load workers in Kerala demand exorbitant amount

Hummer Horror: Chargesheet filed against SUV owner Muhammed Nisham
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

Nisham had faced 11 criminal cases in the past, but managed to wriggle out most of them due to his influence.

The Big Picture: RTE Scorecard – 0/4
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

The Sunday Express visits four schools in four states, not far from the homes of their education ministers, and finds that none strictly conforms to all norms laid out in the Act.

Kerala youth beaten to death in shocking case of moral policing
Sat, Apr 04, 2015

A local resident saw the youth going to the house of a women late Thursday night and raised an alarm.

SC judge Kurian Joseph says he is deeply hurt over CJI’s decision to hold conference on Good Friday
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

Justice Joseph says ‘deeply hurt, shocked by tenor’ of CJI’s response, Justice Sen too objected.

Air India flight lands in Yemen to evacuate 1,900 stranded Indians
Fri, Apr 03, 2015

Kerala CM Oommen Chandy said an Air India flight and two aircrafts of Air Force have reached Yemen's capital.

Booked for raping minor, Kerala priest on the run
Fri, Apr 03, 2015

After the police registered the case two days back, Figarez had gone into hiding.

Kerala: KC (M) asks govt to book K Babu in bribery scam
Thu, Apr 02, 2015

Bar hotel association working president Biju Ramesh had said that K Babu had taken bribe in the bar scandal.

Kerala church urges faithful to observe cyber fast on Good Friday
Thu, Apr 02, 2015

In a first, a Church has asked its people to keep away from the cyber world on Good Friday.

Kerala man held for paying friend to throw acid on wife
Wed, Apr 01, 2015

Police said a Gulf returnee in Kerala had paid his friend Rs 40,000 to carry out the attack.