Perumbavoor, May 5 : Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot met the mother of the 29-year-old law student, who was brutally raped and murdered on April 28, here on Thursday and assured all assistance from the Centre.
Perumbavoor (Kerala), May 5 : A stream of high-profile people are visiting a hospital here in Ernakulam district to meet the mother of a poor Dalit woman whose brutal murder has shocked not just Kerala but the rest of the country.
Perumbavoor (Kerala), May 5 : The Kerala Police on Thursday detained two migrant labourers in connection with the rape and murder case of a Dalit law student in Perumbavoor in Ernakulam District.
Kochi, May 4 : Holiday Group, one of the joint developers of SmartCity Kochi, on Wednesday began construction of its 14.37 lakh square feet IT tower that will have offer office spaces for the IT/ITES sector along with supporting retail establishments that offer a wholesome working environment for employees at the Smart City.
Perumbavoor (Kerala), May 4 : A poor Dalit woman whose brutal murder has shocked Kerala had 38 wounds on her body, her autopsy revealed, as police said on Wednesday their probe was on the right track.
New Delhi, May. 4 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy announced on Wednesday that the state government has decided to give Rupees 10 lakh as compensation to the family of the Dalit law student who was brutally raped and then murdered in Perumbavoor in Ernakulam District of Kerala.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 4 : Even as the Kerala Police scrambles to solve the brutal rape and murder of 27-year-old Jisha, a poor law student, near Ernakulam town, four new cases of sexual assault were registered in different parts of the state on Wednesday.
Perumbavoor (Kerala), May 4 : The probe to trace the killer of a young poor woman who was brutally murdered in Ernakulam district apparently after being raped is on the right track, the Kerala Police said on Wednesday.
Perumbavoor (Kerala), May.4 : Asserting that 'swift' action would be taken against the perpetrators of the brutal rape and murder of a Dalit law student in Kerala's Ernakulam district, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, who met the family members of the victim on Wednesday, said his government would do the 'necessary' towards the demands of the victim's family, who have asked for a job for the victim's sister.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 4 : A nursing student has been allegedly gang-raped in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram city on Tuesday, media reports said.
New Delhi, May 3 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Tuesday took suo motu cognizance of media reports about yet another 'Nirbhaya' like rape and murder of a Dalit law student, whose body was found by her mother on April 29 evening, in Ernakulam, Kerala.
Ernakulam, May 3 : Police on Tuesday questioned two friends of a young poor woman brutally murdered apparently after being raped, a crime that has generated widespread anger in Kerala.
New Delhi, May 3 : BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi on Tuesday demanded to know why Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi had not spoken on the rape-cum-murder of a young woman in Kerala.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 3 : The BJP and the CPI-M in Kerala are hand in glove with a view to weaken the Congress, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Tuesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 3 : A division bench of the Kerala High Court took the lead in saving the life of a nine-month-old girl suffering from a liver ailment.
Ernakulam (Kerala) May 3 : The brutal murder of a poor law student in this district last week has galvanised politics in election-bound Kerala as Chief Minister Oomen Chandy promised a thorough probe while the opposition alleged "inaction".
Thiruvananthapuram, May 2 : As the standoff between the Congress and the BJP over the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal intensified, former defence minister A.K. Antony on Monday cut short his election campaign in Kerala and rushed back to Delhi to attend parliament on Tuesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 2 : A total of 1,203 candidates were left in the fray and will now fight for the 140 Kerala assembly seats on May 16, officials said on Monday, the last day for withdrawal of nominations.
Kochi, May 2 : In a shocking tale, a Dalit law student has been raped and murdered in Kerala's Ernakulam district, reports said.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 2 : The Election Commission has identified around 1,200 vulnerable polling stations in Kerala, but expressed satisfaction over the way things were shaping up for the May 16 assembly elections.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 2 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address five election meetings in Kerala.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 2 : The Kerala BJP on Monday expressed concern at the manner in which former defence minister A.K. Antony was going hammer and tongs against them in his state assembly election campaign.
Kochi, May 2 : The body of Chikku Robert, a 25-year-old Kerala nurse who was murdered in Oman last month, arrived here on Monday morning.
New Delhi, May 1 : Chikku Robert, the murdered Indian nurse's body will arrive in India on Monday from Oman, reports said.
Thiruvananthapuram, May 1 : This summer in Kerala has been particularly hot, prompting the India Meteorological Department (IMD) to warn against "heat wave conditions".
Thiruvananthapuram, May 1 : The body of Chikku Robert, a 25-year-old Kerala nurse who was murdered in Oman last month, will arrive in Kochi on Monday morning, said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 30 : Contesting Congress leader A.K.Antony's claim that Italian company Finmeccanica, the parent company of AgustaWestland Helicopters, was blacklisted during the UPA's tenure, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the former defence minister appears to have suffered "a memory loss".
Thiruvananthapuram, April 30 : Hitting out hard at the BJP, former defence minister A.K. Antony on Saturday said the party is "trying to destroy the peaceful communal atmosphere of the state and hoped the party is not able to open its account in the Kerala assembly.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 30 : Former defence minister A.K. Antony on Saturday asked the Narendra Modi government to take action against the "bribe takers" in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal.
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala), Apr.30 : After releasing the Vision Document of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) for Kerala assembly elections, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, on Saturday, said the BJP-led alliance has emerged as a prominent alternative in the southern state, while asserting that the electoral contest in the state has shifted from being 'bi-polar' to tri-polar'.
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala), Apr. 30 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will release the Vision Document of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) for Kerala assembly elections on Saturday.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 29 : Over 1,400 nominations are likely to have filed for the May 16 Kerala assembly elections, said officials as the deadline for filing papers ended Friday.
Kottayam (Kerala), April 29 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy asserted on Friday that the Congress will retain power in assembly elections next month.
Mumbai/Kolkata, Apr 28 : Land Rover on Thursday announced the kick-off of Land Rover Experience in Kochi.
Thiruvananthapuram, Apr.28 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today filed a filed a defamation case in a local court against CPI(M) veteran V.S. Achutanandan for levelling baseless allegations against him.
Kollam (Kerala), April 28 : Kerala's Labour Minister Shibhu Baby John and his opponent candidate from the Left Front N. Vijayan Pillai were injured on Thursday while taking part in an election debate organised by a TV channel when a group of people turned violent and pelted stones at them.
Thiruvananthapuram, Apr. 28 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate and former Indian cricketer Sreesanth on Thursday filed his nomination papers from the Thiruvananthapuram assembly seat in Kerala.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 28 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Thursday filed a Rs.1 lakh defamation case against CPI-M leader V.S. Achuthanandan after he said there were 136 cases of corruption against Chandy and his cabinet colleagues.
Kollam (Kerala), April 28 : Kerala's Labour Minister Shibhu Baby John was injured on Thursday while taking part in an election debate on a TV channel when a group of people turned violent and pelted stones.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 28 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Thursday wrote to the Indian embassy in Oman and also to the ministry of external affairs (MEA) in New Delhi seeking early transfer of the body of a nurse who was found murdered in Salalah last week.
Agartala, April 28 : All the top CPI-M leaders including general secretary Sitaram Yechury, his predecessor Prakash Karat, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, and politburo member Brinda Karat would campaign in Kerala ahead of the May 16 assembly elections, party sources said on Thursday.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 28 : Kerala wants the central government to declare the state drought hit, it was announced on Thursday.
Kochi, April 27 : Superstar Mammootty on Wednesday met Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy to seek support from the state government to bring solace to those suffering on account of the rising temperature.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 27 : The support base of the Congress in Kerala was intact and the party would return to power in the state, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said on Wednesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 27 : The southern districts of Kollam and Alappuzha could play a decisive role in the overall outcome of the May 16 Kerala assembly elections and also play spoilsport to the traditional rival fronts.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 27 : In view of the upcoming Kerala assembly elections scheduled for May 16, Air India will lift from Kolkata to Kerala over 3,000 personnel of the central para-military forces currently posted for election duty in West Bengal.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 26 : Police and income tax authorities in Kerala have seized Rs.18.5 crore in cash and booked 32 people for possessing unaccounted money ever since assembly elections were announced in the state.
Paravur (Kerala), April 26 : The daughter of one of Kerala's most respected former chief ministers has taken on veteran Congress legislator in assembly polls here in what is widely seen as a triangular contest.
Kannur (Kerala), April 25 : At a time when the CPI-M in Kerala is yet to decide on who will be its chief ministerial candidate between V.S. Achuthanandan and Pinarayi Vijayan, the widow of a former chief minister from the party has thrown her weight behind Vijayan.
Kozhikode (Kerala), April 25 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday hit back at CPI-M politburo member Pinarayi Vijayan who has alleged that there is a secret tie-up between the Congress-led UDF and the BJP-RSS in Kerala for the upcoming assembly polls.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 25 : The war on social media between Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and former chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan intensified on Monday with the former asking the latter to practise what he preaches on usage of software.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 24 : Top political leaders like Prime Minister Narendra Modi, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi are all set to hit the campaign trail for the assembly polls in Kerala.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 24 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Sunday threatened to sue former chief minister V.S. Achutanandan if he did not stop telling "lies".
Thiruvananthapuram, April 24 : The 42-km Thiruvananthapuram City Road Improvement Project (TCRIP) was showcased in the PPP forum of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) held in Switzerland, said the project concessionaire.
Thiruvananthapuram, April 23 : With the Kerala assembly election around the corner, campaigning has taken a different form as several top politicians have shifted to the social media, especially Facebook, on a war footing.
Poonjar (Kerala), April 23 : The burly P.C. George - a delight for every cartoonist - is currently fighting for his pride as he has been dumped by both the political fronts in Kerala and is contesting on his own, on his home turf Poonjar which has returned him six of the seven times he has contested.
New Delhi, April 23 : He has crooned hit numbers in several languages including Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi or Hindi. Benny Dayal is not only eager to work more in regional entertainment space but the singer-actor wants to experiment with different genres as well. He says he is not going to force anything and rather "let the music happen".
Thiruvanthapuram, April 22 : Recently-appointed Kerala BJP chief Kummanem Rajasekheran has less than Rs.50,000 cash, owns a small plot of land and no vehicle, as per his statement of assets filed along with his nomination papers to the Vattiyoorkavu assembly constituency in the city.
New Delhi, Apr. 22 : Stating that the Royal Oman Police is investigating the death of Chikku Robert, an Indian national from Kerala, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday said the Mission in Oman will continue to follow up the case with the concerned police authorities, including the release and transportation of the mortal remains, after the investigation is completed as per the wishes of the family
Thiruvananthapuram, April 22 : He is 92 but veteran CPI-M leader V.S. Achuthanandan, former Kerala chief minister, who is aiming for the post again, has got more than a lakh 'likes' on his five-day-old Facebook page.