Shaju Philip


Kerala Govt attacked over remission of prisoners
Fri, Mar 24, 2017

BJP leader M T Ramesh also accused the LDF government of trying to “help criminals”.

Kerala to bring study plan for transgenders
Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Last year, Kerala had become the first state to introduce a policy aimed at bringing transgenders to the mainstream.

Kerala: Kasaragod madrasa teacher killed, prohibitory orders in place
Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Police sources said the prime concern was to prevent outbreak of violence.

Kerala engg student suicide: Jishnu’s mother seeks probe into judge’s ties with accused
Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Jishnu was found dead on the campus of the Thrissur-based college two months ago.

Grandfather abused Kollam girl, arrested
Mon, Mar 20, 2017

Police arrested the grandfather who had allegedly sexually abused the girl the past one year.

Kerala: Woman held for impersonating man, sexually abusing girl
Sun, Mar 19, 2017

The accused allegedly tortured the girl when she resisted her sexual advances.

Kerala girl found hanging 2 months ago was sexually assaulted: Cops
Fri, Mar 17, 2017

Kollam rural SP S Sureendran said that the girl’s family was not cooperating.

Kerala: Family cries foul over probe into CA student’s death
Wed, Mar 15, 2017

On Monday, the police arrested an alleged stalker, Cronin Alexander Baby (27), on charges of abetting suicide.

Kerala sex scandal: To save a priest from disgrace, I falsely said I raped my daughter, says girl’s father
Sat, Mar 11, 2017

Last week, police arrested Fr Robin Vadakkuncheril, 48, of Mananthavady diocese, on charges of raping the minor in his parish at St Sebastian’s Church in Kottiyoor.

Congress chief in Kerala quits, cites health reasons
Sat, Mar 11, 2017

Sudheeran had suffered a rib injury after a fall last week in Kozhikode.

Kerala: Shiv Sena activists cane couples in Kochi, 9 policemen face action
Thu, Mar 09, 2017

The harassment took place in the presence of policemen and mediapersons. A police sub inspector was suspended and eight constables were transferred for their failure to prevent the harassment.

Kerala: Man held for ‘raping’ two minors in Ernakulam
Thu, Mar 09, 2017

“The girls used to play at Thomas’ compound during the day, when his wife and daughters were away. The girls recently disclosed this to their parents,” a police source said.

Two minor Dalit sisters found dead in 2 months, cops file rape case
Wed, Mar 08, 2017

Both the incidents occurred when their parents, who work as farm hands, were away from home.

Kerala orphanage: 7 girls abused, blackmailed over 2 months
Wed, Mar 08, 2017

Six men held in Wayanad district.

Kerala minor rape: Five nuns among seven booked
Sun, Mar 05, 2017

The others booked are a doctor of the hospital and a person who belongs to the parish of Fr Robin Vadakkumcheril.

We want to use law as our weapon… but jail is not always a deterrent: Kerala DGP
Sun, Mar 05, 2017

Interview with Kerala DGP Loknath Behera.

Quote Unquote
Sun, Mar 05, 2017

In her account to the police, the Kerala actress who was molested in a moving car two weeks ago, said her attackers told her they were acting on a ‘quotation’. In a major crackdown that followed, police arrested 2,641 anti-social elements in a week. Indian Express looks at the dark world of Kerala’s quotation gangs who kill, maim and abuse — all for a fee.

Media cheated him, he didn’t know they were shooting: Brother of jawan who killed himself
Sat, Mar 04, 2017

Mathew was found hanging from the ceiling of an abandoned barrack in the Deolali Army Cantonment on Thursday.

Kerala Budget 2017-18: After leak, Opposition seeks finance minister’s resignation
Sat, Mar 04, 2017

A portion of the Budget speech appeared in a Malayalam daily on Friday with the same sentences as in the speech.

Kerala 2017-18 Budget: Focus on welfare schemes, healthcare
Sat, Mar 04, 2017

Finance Minister Thomas Isaac has heavily banked on the Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board (KIIFB), which can raise private funds, to find resources for infrastructure projects in road, health and education sectors.

RSS’s Ujjain leader announces Rs 1-cr bounty for Kerala CM, threatens mass killing as in Gujarat
Fri, Mar 03, 2017

The RSS distanced itself from Chandrawat’s remarks, saying it “never believed in violence and believes in democratic protest” and “condemns the emotional comments made by Kundan”.

Note ban affected 56 per cent economic activity, says Kerala Economic Review
Fri, Mar 03, 2017

The review said cash transactions were predominant in the state’s economy, particularly in the unorganised and the traditional sectors.

Kerala minor rape: Priest promised cash to dad for taking blame
Wed, Mar 01, 2017

Girl’s father accepted paternity, cracked during questioning.

Kerala priest held for rape of minor who gave birth
Tue, Feb 28, 2017

According to police, her parents did not realise for quite sometime that the girl was pregnant

Kerala family gets word: One from group building Islamic State in Afghanistan is killed
Mon, Feb 27, 2017

“There’s simply no way of verifying the identities of individual dead.”

Kerala jihadist believed to have been killed in drone strike in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar district
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

Family members learned of the death through a Telegram instant message sent to them by another Kerala jihadist living in Nangarhar on Sunday morning.

Shopian ambush: M J Sreejith’s family was planning housewarming
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

Sreejith, 27, had been brought up by his mother as his father was separated from the family.

Kerala moral policing: Attacker booked for abetting victim’s suicide
Sat, Feb 25, 2017

The police have recovered a suicide note in which Aneesh has blamed Dhaneesh Ramesh, 30, for his death.

Kerala actress assault: Prime suspect, co-accused nabbed from Kochi court
Fri, Feb 24, 2017

The Kochi courtroom witnessed dramatic scenes when the two entered with their lawyer to surrender. Soon after they entered, police nabbed them.

Kerala actress molestation: Actor says no link with case, parties trade charges
Thu, Feb 23, 2017

The BJP and CPI(M) blamed each other over links of V P Vijeesh, one of the two suspects absconding.

Kerala actress molestation case: As cops hunt for key accused, his lawyer moves HC for bail
Tue, Feb 21, 2017

Police sources said the actress had told them that she had identified Sunil after he forced his way into her car.

Kerala actress’s molestation: Rivalry angle seen, police probe role of people from film industry
Mon, Feb 20, 2017

Driver Martin Antony told police that they planned to collect Rs 30 lakh from the actress after blackmailing her with visuals of the attack.

Kerala horror: Top actress abducted, molested, photographed in moving car
Mon, Feb 20, 2017

Men in van ram her car, force way in; her driver arrested for tailing car in van

Kerala CM tells DGP to take strict action on moral policing incidents
Sat, Feb 18, 2017

The incident was reported in Ochira police station area of Kollam district when the victims had gone to the Azheekal beach for an outing on Valentine’s Day.

Row over DYFI leader’s matrimonial ad on Christian site
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

The advertisement has described the 28-year-old Leftist youth leader’s Christian denomination as Latin Catholic and sought a groom from only Catholic denominations.

Kerala: Plans to move highway liquor outlets face protests
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

According to the Supreme Court verdict, delivered on December 15 last year, all liquor outlets along highways have to shut down by March 31.