Monson Mavunkal’s alleged links with top cops: HC asks whether CBI should probe the case

Monson Mavunkal’s alleged links with top cops: HC asks whether CBI should probe the case

Kochi: Citing that top police officials have alleged links with controversial conman and self-styled antique dealer Monson Mavunkal, the Kerala High Court on Friday asked whether CBI should probe the case. The court raised a significant question that whether the state police investigation is appropriate. The court observed that CBI investigation is a better option […]

Keralite’s murder in US: 15-yr-old boy arrested

Keralite’s murder in US: 15-yr-old boy arrested

Mesquite: Texas police arrested a 15-yr-old boy in connection with the murder of a Keralite at a beauty supply store here on Wednesday. The accused opened fire at Sajan Mathew during a robbery attempt in a shop here on Wednesday. As the accused is a minor, police didn’t disclose his details. He has been charged with […]

Six-laning of NH 66 from Talapady to Karode to be completed by 2024

Six-laning of NH 66 from Talapady to Karode to be completed by 2024

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday said the six-laning work of National Highway-66 is gathering pace in the state as the National Highway Authority confirmed agreement in 16 out of 20 reaches. Around 600 kms of road, from Talapady in Kasaragod district to Karode in Thiruvananthapuram, would be six-laned as part of the […]

DVR thrown into lake, says employees; police arrest ‘No.18’ hotel owner Roy, five others

DVR thrown into lake, says employees; police arrest ‘No.18’ hotel owner Roy, five others

Kochi: The DVR containing the visuals of the DJ party held on the intervening night of October 31 and November 1 was destroyed and thrown to the lake, the employees of ‘No. 18’ hotel reportedly told the police on Wednesday. Following this, the Palarivattom police arrested Roy Vayalat, the owner of ‘No.18’ hotel and five […]

TDB warns of legal action over ‘fake propaganda’ against Aravana payasam

TDB warns of legal action over ‘fake propaganda’ against Aravana payasam

Pathanamthitta: Terming as “fake and factually incorrect” reports in some media outlets and the social media against ‘Aravana Payasam’ in Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple, the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) on Wednesday said strong legal action will be initiated against those who commit such “heinous and defamatory acts.” The TDB’s statement comes in the wake of […]

Alleged use ‘halal jaggery’ in Sabarimala ‘prasadam’: Kerala HC seeks report

Alleged use ‘halal jaggery’ in Sabarimala ‘prasadam’: Kerala HC seeks report

Kochi: Taking the ‘halal controversy’ into the next level, a plea was moved in Kerala High Court seeking a ban on the use of ‘halal jaggery’ to prepare ‘Aravana’ and ‘appam’ for distribution at the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala. The high court sought a report on the issue from the Special Commissioner, Sabarimala by […]