Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday February 20, 2017
Three men have been arrested in Kerala amid massive anger over the assault on a film star in a moving car. Top South film actors and others have taken to social media to express their horror and to demand immediate action by the government and police.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday January 9, 2017
An 18-year-old computer science student allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in his college hostel bathroom in Kerala's Thrissur. The police have registered a case of unnatural death but his friends have alleged that he was harassed by college authorities on being caught cheating.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday December 19, 2016
Five students, accused of ragging their juniors at a government college in Kerala's Kottayam, have surrendered before the police a day after one of the students, who accused them of stripping and torturing him, was hospitalised in Thrissur with kidney malfunction. Four accused are still missing.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday December 19, 2016
A 22-year-old student has been hospitalised in Kerala's Thrissur after alleged ragging at a polytechnic. Police said the young man, who happens to be a Dalit, was stripped and made to do rigorous exercises for more than five hours.
Kerala News | Sneha Mary Koshy | Friday November 4, 2016
A gang-rape survivor's allegation that she was subjected to humiliation by police officers and finally forced to drop her case will be investigated by the police in Kerala.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 4, 2016
The Congress on Friday accused the Kerala government and the CPI-M of shielding the men who raped a woman in Thrissur district two years ago.
Kerala News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 3, 2016
A woman in Kerala who was allegedly gang-raped by her husband's friends wept as she went public with her story today and said she was forced to withdraw her complaint because of humiliation by the police. "Which one of them gave you the greatest pleasure?" she was allegedly asked by a police officer.
| Monday October 31, 2016
Thrissur: A group of women in Kerala’s Thrissur district – most of them above 60 years of age – are the latest to offer organic sanitary napkins to women in India called Soukhyam – a Malayalam word that means ‘healing’. After almost giving up on their vision of organic sanitary napkins for women, they learnt the technology from Coimbato...
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 20, 2016
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today assured all support to ensure justice to the family of Soumya, who was allegedly raped and murdered after being pushed out from a moving train in Thrissur district in February 2011.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 11, 2016
A high-level meeting of experts of the Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (KVASU) in Thrissur on Sunday decided that 90 head of cattle which tested positive for deadly brucellosis disease two years ago will be put to death in two weeks' time.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 29, 2016
Railway resumed train services in Ernakulam and Thrissur route today, a day after rail traffic on the route was affected due to derailment of Mangaluru-bound express train near Karukutty, about 45 km from Kochi.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 21, 2016
An animal rights campaigner has written to the Chief Controller of Explosives, Nagpur, and the Director of Project Elephant alleging violations of Wildlife Protection Act and Sound Pollution Regulation Rules in the recently concluded Thrissur Pooram festival.
Blog | Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday April 18, 2016
I could hear menacing slogans of "Go back, media" several times. Loud and clear. There were also specific chants made against a few regional channels.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday April 18, 2016
A famous festival in Kerala's Vadakkunnathan Temple in Thrissur saw lakhs of people participating in the pomp and show on Sunday, prepping for a show of fireworks, days after over 100 people were killed in a fire 200 km away in Kollam.
Kerala News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Friday April 15, 2016
The mega-festival of Thrissur Pooram, famous in Kerala for its parade of elephants and drummers, will include elaborate fireworks at its grand finale despite the recent tragedy that saw more than a hundred people killed after a fireworks display turned disastrous at a major temple.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 14, 2016
Amid widespread allegations of "creating hurdles" in organising the famed 'Thrissur Pooram' in the wake of Kollam temple tragedy, Kerala government today said all necessary steps would be taken for the smooth conduct of the festival.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 24, 2016
A daily programme, broadcast by All India Radio's Thrissur regional centre in Kerala, has invited the wrath of BJP which said it was portraying Hindu gods in poor light and it will fight it legally.
Monday March 7, 2016
Police have decided to conduct an autopsy at the Thrissur Medical College hospital on Monday, after reports surfaced about presence of some chemicals in the actor's body. Mr Mani had been hospitalised for a couple of days and was battling liver and kidney-related ailments
Kerala News | Reported By Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited By Bhanu Priya Vyas (with inputs from agencies) | Sunday January 24, 2016
In a setback to the United Democratic Front government in Kerala, excise minister K Babu resigned today after the vigilance court in Thrissur ordered for a First Information Report or FIR to be filed against him over bribery charges.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 21, 2016
Kerala beedi baron Mohammed Nisham, convicted for killing a security guard in a fit of rage by ramming his luxury Hummer, was today ordered by a court to undergo 39 years of imprisonment and asked to pay up a fine of Rs 80.30 lakh.
Kerala News | Sneha Mary Koshy | Thursday December 17, 2015
For a 29-year-old groom-to-be, the preparations for a wedding can be daunting. But for Sanju T Raphael, adding to the hassle is a fight for his big day - not with his family but against the church, he claims.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 14, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asserted that BJP has emerged as the "third force" in Kerala that will replace the two fronts led by Congress and CPI(M) in the next year's Assembly elections and transform the state's fortunes.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 24, 2015
Four persons, including three minor boys, have been killed and seven others injured when their van fell into a ditch near Ponnani in Malappuram district, police said today.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 6, 2015
Repolling began in 114 booths in Malappuram and Thrissur districts this morning after Electronic Voting Machines developed snags in the second phase of local body polls in seven districts of Kerala.
Kerala News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshi | Wednesday October 28, 2015
A prime witness in the case against a Kerala billionaire accused of ramming a security guard with his Hummer nine months ago has said that he changed his statement in court because of pressure from the businessman's family.
Kerala News | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday October 27, 2015
A prime witness in the case against a Kerala billionaire accused of ramming a security guard with his Hummer nine months ago has changed his statement dramatically.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 12, 2015
In a first, a block exclusively to house transgenders is coming up in a high security prison in Thrissur in an effort to protect their privacy and human rights.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Wednesday September 9, 2015
The famous Vadakkunathan temple in Kerala has brought international fame by winning the UNESCO's 2015 Asia-Pacific award for conservation efforts, the temple in Thrissur is more than 1200 years old, but has still preserved itself in its original form.
Kerala News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday August 6, 2015
A Kerala billionaire imprisoned for ramming his SUV into a security guard was allowed by policemen to lunch with family and friends at a hotel after a scheduled court hearing was postponed by a few hours in Thrissur on Tuesday.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday July 22, 2015
The Kerala businessman accused of murdering his building's security guard by crushing him with his Hummer, has pleaded in court that it was a case of accident and not premeditated murder.