Young woman hangs self at husband’s home in Kollam; relatives allege murder

Young woman hangs self at husband’s home in Kollam; relatives allege murder

Kollam: A young woman was found hanging in mysterious circumstances at Sasthamkotta in Kollam district on Monday morning. The deceased was identified as Kaithathodu native Vismaya, 24.  The woman was found dead in her husband’s house and her relatives allege dowry harassment as the reason for her death. Her husband Kirankumar is missing after the […]

5 killed in car-lorry smash at Ramanattukara in Kozhikode

5 killed in car-lorry smash at Ramanattukara in Kozhikode

Kozhikode: In a major road mishap at Ramanattukara in Kozhikode, five persons were killed when a car collided with a cement-laden lorry on Monday morning at about 4.45. The deceased were identified as Palakkad Cherpulassery natives Muhammed Sahir, Nazir, Zubair, Asainar and Thahir. All the deceased were travelling in the car and were returning from […]

India responds to UN, says new IT rules ‘designed to empower ordinary users of social media’

India responds to UN, says new IT rules ‘designed to empower ordinary users of social media’

New Delhi: India’s permanent mission at the United Nations has clarified that India’s new IT rules are “designed to empower ordinary users of social media” and that they were finalised after the government held broad consultations with civil society and other stakeholders in 2018. India’s mission at the UN has in a letter responded to […]

Lakshadweep admin moots proposal for shifting HC jurisdiction from Kerala to Karnataka

Lakshadweep admin moots proposal for shifting HC jurisdiction from Kerala to Karnataka

Kochi/New Delhi: The Lakshadweep administration, which has been facing widespread protests from the islands” people over some of its policies, has mooted a proposal to shift its legal jurisdiction from the Kerala High Court to the Karnataka High Court, officials said.The proposal was initiated by the administration after several litigations were moved before the Kerala High […]

Renewed vaccination certificate for NRIs from tomorrow; batch number and date will be added, says Health Minister

Renewed vaccination certificate for NRIs from tomorrow; batch number and date will be added, says Health Minister

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Health Minister Veena George has said that the batch number of the vaccine and date of vaccination will be added to the vaccination certificate issued to those going abroad. The government decided to add these details after some foreign countries required that the date of vaccination and the batch number of the vaccine must […]

Controversial naturopath Mohanan Vaidyar found dead

Controversial naturopath Mohanan Vaidyar found dead

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Mohanan Vaidyar, a naturopath who was accused of fake medical treatment procedures, was found dead at his relative’s house. He was found dead at his relative’s house in Kalady, Thiruvananthapuram. The body was transferred to the Medical College. The body was found around 8 pm on Saturday. Vaidyar had been staying at a relative’s […]

CM tries to divert attention from tree felling controversy: VD Satheesan

CM tries to divert attention from tree felling controversy: VD Satheesan

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader VD Satheesan has alleged that Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is trying to divert attention from the tree felling controversy by engaging in a verbal spat with KPCC Chief K Sudhakaran. These arguments will not hide tree felling, he pointed out. Attacking the CM, the opposition leader condemned that unnecessary subjects are being […]

I don’t have any mafia links, Vijayan has: Sudhakaran

I don’t have any mafia links, Vijayan has: Sudhakaran

Kochi: A day after Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan went hammer and tongs against new Congress chief K.Sudhakaran, the latter responded with equal fire and termed the left leader as “a mafia”, saying it suits him better than anyone. Addressing the media for an hour here on Saturday, Sudhakaran challenged Pinarayi Vijayan to look into his […]