Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

Sriram Venkataraman


September 2, 1982, Forty Years Ago: Bihar Press Bill

September 01, 2022 10:38 pm

Prime Minister Indira Gandhi broadly hinted at the possibility of making “some amendments” in the controversial Bihar Press Bill but made it clear that consent would not be refused since it had already been given to “much harsher” bills like that of Tamil Nadu.

Kerala IAS officer Sriram Venkataraman, who mowed down journalist, still in hospital, blood report awaited

August 04, 2019 3:08 pm

The IAS officer had just days before returned to Kerala after completing a Master of Public Health Programme at Harvard University in the US. Charged under a non-bailable offence, he could serve imprisonment up to 10 years if convicted.

Who is Sriram Venkitaraman?

August 04, 2019 12:17 pm

Who is Sriram Venkitaraman? Back in 2017, after the CPI(M) leadership in Idukki locked horns with the IAS officer over the latter’s drive against encroachment, Venkataraman was removed as the sub-collector.

Kerala IAS officer Sriram Venkatiraman arrested for killing scribe in road accident

August 03, 2019 9:08 pm

The victim was identified as K M Basheer (35), bureau chief of Siraj, who died on the spot after his bike got sandwiched between Venkataraman’s car and a roadside wall. The incident took place just a few meters away from the Museum police station in the city. 

Kerala journalist killed after 'drunk' IAS officer Sriram Venkataraman's car rams into bike

August 04, 2019 12:17 pm

Initially, police did not subject IAS officer Sriram Venkataraman and his friend to medical examination. Instead, they arranged a taxi and sent the woman home.