Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 5, 2014
US President Barack Obama has selected Indian-American Professor Thomas Kailath for the prestigious National Medal of Science, highest honour for achievement in the fields of science and engineering.
Cheat Sheet | Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday August 27, 2014
After barely five months as the Kerala Governor, three-time Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit resigned the post on Tuesday. While it gives the Narendra Modi government what it was looking for - a Governor House for its own nominees - it also gives ...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 12, 2014
Some of Indian Premier League (IPL) player Sanju V Samson's trophies and souvenirs were allegedly stolen from his house, police said today.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Monday March 17, 2014
With the voting for Lok Sabha just three weeks away, leaders of ruling Congress-led UDF and opposition LDF have plunged into campaign in Kerala, which gives 20 members to the lower house of Parliament.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 22, 2013
Raids at the home and offices of Malayalam actor Dileep on Saturday revealed that he has evaded payment of service tax, said central excise and service tax officials.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 19, 2013
In a bid to overcome the embarrassment over the much hyped protest by a housewife against LDF activists recently, hundreds of women activists of the Front today blockaded 'Cliff House', the official residence of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, over the...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 22, 2013
Stepping up its campaign over the solar scam, CPI(M)-led LDF in Kerala has threatened to stage protests outside official residence of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy from December 9 to press for his resignation.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 6, 2013
CC Jacob, a retired professor, was buried at his house near Kottayam on Sunday. The Church of South India's East Kerala Diocese, to which Mr Jacob belonged, had earlier excommunicated him for a book on baptism he authored.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 5, 2013
US President Barack Obama has named yet another Indian American, Kerala University physics graduate Arun M. Kumar, to lead the trade promotion arm of the US Commerce Department charged with helping US companies succeed in markets around the world.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday October 4, 2013
Four persons were injured when steel bombs being manufactured illegally in an unoccupied house exploded at nearby Parad in Kannur district, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 18, 2013
Targeting Chief Minister Oommen Chandy over the solar scam, the Opposition today continued their protest in the Kerala Assembly for the second consecutive day, forcing the house to be adjourned minutes after the sitting began.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 4, 2013
A septuagenarian found moving about in a suspicious manner with an air gun and sword near the residence of Kerala CPI(M) secretary Pinarayi Vijayan here has been taken into custody, police said today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 11, 2013
A police team from Jaipur will fly to Kerala on Monday to identify and take into custody Bitti Mohanty, who jumped parole in 2006 after being convicted for raping a German woman.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday March 10, 2013
A police team from the Rajasthan capital of Jaipur is likely to travel to Kerala today to identify and take into custody senior police officer's son Bitti Mohanty, who jumped parole after his conviction for raping a German woman in 2006.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 14, 2013
The Kerala Assembly on Thursday referred to the subject committee of the house a bill to safeguard women from harassment and protect their dignity and privacy.
South | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday February 14, 2013
Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairperson PJ Kurien was today summoned for a short meeting with Congress president Sonia Gandhi, where he reportedly explained his position on the Suryanelli gang-rape controversy.
South | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday February 12, 2013
Amid a clamour for his resignation as Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha, Congress leader PJ Kurien has written a letter to his party chief Sonia Gandhi and his boss in the Upper House, Hamid Ansari, countering allegations of rape.
India | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Monday February 11, 2013
Sitting near the dining table in a small house in Kerala's Kottayam district, a 33-year-old woman recounts how, when just a school girl, she was kidnapped and then raped by 42 men in 40 days.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 6, 2013
Kerala High Court on Wednesday dismissed a petition by hi-tech thief Bunty chor, alias Devinder Singh, challenging a lower court's order granting police his custody for questioning in a case relating to theft of costly goods, including a car from an ...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 31, 2013
A 19-year-old Bangladesh girl, who was brought to Kerala after being promised a job, was on Thursday rescued from a house where she was being illegally kept for prostitution and police arrested three persons in this connection.