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HC seeks Centre response on PIL calling for ban on Telegram app

The petitioner said she was aggrieved by the circulation of inappropriate, obscene and vulgar sexual contents featuring women and children promoted through the app, which she said was also used to promote international terrorism as well as for creating civil disruptions in India.

Kerala HC orders CBI probe into Youth Congress leaders’ killing

The victims, Kripesh and Sarathlal were hacked to death allegedly by CPI(M) workers on February 17 this year.


Behind landmark verdict, 18-year-old who left hostel over curbs on phone use

Daughter of photographer Haksar R K, Shirin was the lone girl who decided to walk out of the hostel instead of surrendering her smartphone with hostel authorities in the evening.

Internet access is a fundamental right: Kerala HC

The court admitted the contention of the petitioner that the Internet, accessed through mobile phones or computers, gave an opportunity for the students to gather information.

Right to access internet is part of RTE and right to privacy: Kerala High Court

The single bench of Justice PV Asha was hearing a petition by a third-semester female student of Sree Narayana College in Kozhikode who was forced to vacate from the girls' hostel as she had challenged the restrictions on mobile phone usage.

Kerala High Court says bank details personal info, cites right to privacy

The bench of C K Abdul Rahim and R Narayana Pisharadi was on Thursday hearing over a dozen writ petitions from retail fuel dealers who had challenged the demand of the public sector oil marketing firms that the dealers furnish sales tax returns, bank account statements and income tax returns pertaining to their dealership.


Kerala High Court acquits 8 given life term in Paul Muthoot murder case

George was the executive director of the then Rs 20,000-crore Muthoot Group — one of the leading Non Banking Financial Companies in the country.

Kerala HC rejects petition against bail to IAS officer

The court also observed that there was no material evidence to suggest that the IAS officer was drunk while driving. It, however, held that there were faults in the police probe in the case.

Praising Brahmins, Kerala HC Judge pushes for economic, not caste, quota

Addressing a Tamil Brahmins global meeting in Kochi on July 19, Justice Chitambaresh said: “Who is a Brahmin? A Brahmin is twice born, because of his poorva janma sukratham (good deeds of his past life)."

Kerala High Court seeks details on NRI investor

NRI investor Sajan Parayail, 49, was found dead on Tuesday after Anthoor municipality in Kannur denied occupancy certificate for the convention centre, built at cost of Rs 15 crore.

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First woman climbs Kerala peak that women were banned from

Dhanya Sanal became the first woman to climb the Agasthyakoodam peak in Kerala on Tuesday after the High Court recently lifted a restriction on women undertaking the annual trek.