The Kerala government would do well to note mass-killing methods such as strychnine poisoning or electrocution, which were formerly used by many municipalities in India, are not only cruel but also ineffective.
Paul Muthoot George was the executive director of the Rs 20,000-crore Muthoot Group, one of the leading NBFC in the country.
Various co-operatives also supported the cultivation drive adding to the pool of locally-sourced vegetables.
In Kasaragod, CPI (M) worker C Narayanan, 45, was stabbed to death by a three-member gang near Kanhangad in the district.
Around 20 passengers have been rescued so far by personnel of Coast Guard, Navy and Marine police with the assistance of local fishermen, they said.
After sodomizing the boy, the teenager abandoned the victim’s body in the marshland.
The state’s most famous and tallest captive tusker, that has been involved in at least five deaths so far, is in mourning.
As many as 512 offences against the State were registered across the country last year. With 72 cases, Kerala accounts for 14 per cent of the total, followed by Assam (11 per cent) and Karnataka (9 per cent).
Earlier in the day, Adani met Opposition leader V S Achuthanandan, who had alleged that the project was a real estate fraud.
Police said blades were recovered from food provided to the tusker by Shibu on August 7. He alerted temple authorities, who informed police.
Police said they suspect more women were abused by the self-styled swami and that his arrest would prompt more complaints against him.
Govt may reduce number of liquor outlets even as parties tone down their demand for immediate prohibition
The Kerala state film award for the lead actress was announced for Nazriya Nazim
The donor H Pranav, 19, a native of Kayamkulam in Alappuzha, was admitted to the Kochi hospital on Monday night after he met with an accident.
The victim, Danush, has sustained bullet injury on his chest. The police said around 300 cadets were participating in the camp.