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Soumya murder: SC quashes Govindachamy’s death sentence

Soumya murder: SC quashes Govindachamy’s death sentence

The Supreme Court on Thursday quashed the death penalty sentence given to convict Govindachamy in the Soumya murder case. A three-member bench presided by Justice Ranjan Gogoi quashed the death…

Malayalam actor Sreejith Ravi granted conditional bail

Malayalam actor Sreejith Ravi granted conditional bail

Malayalam actor Sreejith Ravi, who was arrested after a complaint by school girls that he had behaved indecently, was on Friday granted conditional bail by a court here in Palakkad.…

Free Onam kit to more than 1.50 lakh tribal families

Free Onam kit to more than 1.50 lakh tribal families

‘Onam kits’ with nine food articles each, will be distributed free of cost to 1,53,825 Scheduled tribe families by the Kerala government. Each kit would contain nine food articles worth…

Actor Sreejith Ravi arrested for allegedly ‘misbehaving’ with schoolgirls

Actor Sreejith Ravi arrested for allegedly ‘misbehaving’ with schoolgirls

Malayalam actor Sreejith Ravi was arrested in Palakkad on Thursday on complaints from schoolgirls that he had behaved ‘indecently’, police said. Police said he was arrested under Section 509 of…

NIA takes over probe into case of 21 missing youths from Kerala

NIA takes over probe into case of 21 missing youths from Kerala

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday took over the probe into 21 missing youths from Kerala, including women, who are suspected to have joined Islamic State. Kerala police had…

Kerala writer attacked over book title

Kerala writer attacked over book title

An upcoming Malayalam writer was allegedly attacked by a group of people for using the word ‘padachon’ (the creator) in the title of his soon to be released book at…

IS link: 21 persons missing from Kerala

IS link: 21 persons missing from Kerala

Amidst reports that a group of Keralites had joined terror outfit Islamic State, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan informed the Assembly that a total of 21 persons have been missing…

Eight commit suicide in separate incidents in Kerala

Eight commit suicide in separate incidents in Kerala

Eight persons, four each of two families, allegedly committed suicide in two separate incidents in Kerala, police said. Four women and three children including a one year-old infant were among…

CPI(M) stalwart V.S gets ready for another electoral battle

CPI(M) stalwart V.S gets ready for another electoral battle

The 93-year-old CPI(M) warhorse and former Kerala Chief Minister V.S Achuthanandan is all set for another round of electoral battle to retain his seat at Malampuzha, where he is pitted…

Kerala continues to sizzle in heat wave

Kerala continues to sizzle in heat wave

Kerala continued to sizzle with the temperature touching 41.6 degrees Celsius at Malampuzha in Palakkad district on Wednesday, the highest in the state for the second day. On Tuesday, Malampuzha…