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Habitual drug offenders to be taken into preventive detention: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

August 31, 2022 5:22:38 pm

Chargesheets in narcotics cases should mention the history of the accused pertaining to convictions in similar cases, Pinarayi Vijayan said in the Legislative Assembly.

Kerala rains: ‘Yellow alert’ sounded; heavy rains expected today

August 30, 2022 11:52:03 am

District collectors have declared holidays for schools in flood-hit taluks in many central districts of the state.

If more places of worship allowed, no place will be left to reside: Kerala HC

August 27, 2022 1:49:12 am

The judge said Kerala is exhausted with religious institutions and prayer halls. There are sufficient number of religious places and prayer halls for all communities in the state even as per the 2011 Census report.

Make prevention-oriented programme on sexual abuse mandatory in schools: Kerala HC to CBSE, state

August 26, 2022 5:08:33 pm

The Kerala high court made the directions while considering an application for regular bail in an alleged rape of a 15-year minor girl.

Kerala Police book MLA K T Jaleel over his Azad Kashmir remark

August 24, 2022 11:47:00 am

On Tuesday, a judicial magistrate court at Thiruvalla in Pathanamthitta had directed the police to register a case against Jaleel, an MLA from Thavanaur in the Malappuram district. The court issued the directions while acting upon a petition moved by RSS leader Arun Mohan.

Kerala University urges Governor to reinitiate V-C selection process

August 20, 2022 4:06:43 pm

The university’s demand came after the Governor, who is also the Chancellor of the university, did not include a nominee from the University Senate.

Kerala ‘not Russia under Stalin’, says Opp as cops seek to extern Youth Cong leader over plane protest

August 21, 2022 8:32:05 am

The Kannur city police recommended to the district executive magistrate that Farzeen Majeed be externed from the district and the stringent Kerala Anti-social Activities (Prevention) Act (KAAPA) be invoked.

Kerala governor terms move to appoint CPI(M) leader’s wife at Kannur varsity as “political”

August 19, 2022 4:00:14 pm

Priya Varghese, wife of CPI(M) leader K K Ragesh, has been appointed as an associate professor in the Malayalam department in Kerala's Kannur University.

Kerala gold smuggling: HC rejects Swapna Suresh plea seeking quashing of conspiracy cases

August 19, 2022 4:55:09 pm

The cases were registered on charges of provocation to cause a riot and criminal conspiracy.

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Kerala HC to aid of minor rape victim, allows medical termination of 28-week pregnancy

August 18, 2022 3:55:57 pm

The court also said that if the foetus was alive after the procedure, the hospital shall ensure the baby is offered the best medical treatment available, so that it develops into a healthy child.

Row over participation of child dressed as V D Savarkar in Kerala school’s I-Day event

August 17, 2022 12:40:00 pm

Blurred photographs of the programme aired by news channels showed the children dressed as freedom fighters including Savarkar participating in the programme.

Bill to allow upper hand to government in selection of VCs gets Kerala cabinet nod

August 17, 2022 3:03:02 am

The move came in the wake of recurring incidents of tussle between the CPI(M)-led government and Governor Arif Mohammed Khan over appointment of VCs in various Universities.

Kerala: Local CPI(M) leader hacked to death in Palakkad

August 15, 2022 6:34:40 am

CPI(M) leaders alleged that the "BJP and RSS were behind the murder". However, the BJP district leadership in a statement denied the allegation.

P C George stokes controversy with remarks against survivor in actress assault case

August 11, 2022 7:58:28 pm

The former MLA had earlier also made alleged distasteful statements against the survivor and openly extended support to Dileep, the eighth accused in the sensational case.

No more holidays please: A student’s request to Wayanad District Collector

August 9, 2022 1:21:11 pm

The little ones' "unique" request has gone viral on social media after the Collector shared a screenshot of the mail on her official Facebook account.

Kerala HC seeks LDF govt stand on plea claiming arrest and detention for waving black flags is illegal

August 4, 2022 10:15:49 am

The Kerala high court directed the lawyer for the state government and the police to file a statement or counter-affidavit with all supporting documents and listed the matter for hearing on August 11.

Kerala Rains Updates: Red alert in 8 districts, thousands evacuated as rivers swell

August 5, 2022 8:14:38 am

Kerala IMD Prediction, Kerala Weather News Updates, Kerala Rains Today News Updates, August 04, 2022: At least 19 people have died in the heavy rains and flooding in the state since July 31.

Kerala reports fifth case of monkeypox

August 2, 2022 6:10:17 pm

“The infected person, a 30-year-old, had reached Kozhikode airport from UAE on July 27. He is undergoing treatment in Malappuram,’’ said a release.

Kerala writer Civic Chandran faces second sexual harassment case

July 30, 2022 4:40:14 pm

In her plea filed before the Koyilandi police here on Friday, the woman writer accused Chandran of making sexual advances during a book exhibition in the town in February 2020.

Actor Vineeth Thattil arrested on attempt to murder charges

July 26, 2022 10:54:51 pm

"Alex complained to police yesterday that he was assaulted by Thattil. Alex is currently hospitalised," police said.

Kerala Lottery Result Today 2022 Sthree Sakthi SS-323 Winners List: First prize is worth Rs 75 lakh

July 26, 2022 4:47:33 pm

Kerala Lottery Result Today 2022, 26 July, 2022: The first prize winner is ticket number SD 211059 of Idukki

Kerala: After ED raids, Church of South India bishop detained at airport

July 26, 2022 4:09:27 pm

Bishop Dharmaraj Rasalam, who was scheduled to travel to the UK to attend a church event, was detained at Thiruvananthapuram international airport at the Enforcement Directorate’s behest

Group of writers, cultural leaders from Kerala issue statement against Teesta Setalvad’s arrest

July 25, 2022 3:02:11 pm

Condemning the arrest of Setalvad and former DGP Sreekumar, the group – which included Adoor Gopalakrishnan, K Satchidanandan, Sara Joseph and others – said it was part of an agenda to suppress dissenting voices.

Kerala HC voices concern over rising child pregnancies, easy access to online porn

July 22, 2022 1:18:21 pm

The observations by Justice V G Arun came while allowing medical termination of the 30-week pregnancy of a 13-year-old, who was impregnated by her brother, also a minor.

Kerala: Road race involving BMW and Thar kills taxi passenger

July 21, 2022 5:11:39 pm

The officer said that the drivers of the Thar and the BMW have been taken into custody and alcohol was detected in the blood alcohol test of the former.