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If "Provocative Clothes", Sex Harassment Charge Won't Stand: Court

If "Provocative Clothes", Sex Harassment Charge Won't Stand: Court

Edited by Samiran Mishra | Wednesday August 17, 2022, New Delhi

Sexual harassment will not prima facie stand as the complainant was wearing a sexually provocative dress, said a local court while granting bail to activist Civic Chandran on Wednesday.

Row Over Child Dressed As Savarkar On Independence Day In Kerala School

Row Over Child Dressed As Savarkar On Independence Day In Kerala School

Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 17, 2022, Malappuram

The participation of a child allegedly dressed as VD Savarkar at an Independence Day programme organised at a government school in Kerala's Malappuram district has sparked a row with various youth outfits raising voice of their protests.

Comparing Wife With Other Women Amounts To Mental Cruelty: Kerala High Court

Comparing Wife With Other Women Amounts To Mental Cruelty: Kerala High Court

Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 17, 2022, Kochi, Kerala

Comparing wife with other women and constantly taunting her for not being a spouse of his expectations amounts to mental cruelty by a husband and the woman cannot be expected to put up with such conduct, the Kerala High Court has held.

Thousands Offer Prayers At Kerala's Sabarimala Temple As Holy Month Begins

Thousands Offer Prayers At Kerala's Sabarimala Temple As Holy Month Begins

Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 17, 2022, Sabarimala, Kerala

The famous Lord Ayyappa Temple here witnessed heavy rush of devotees on Wednesday as it was opened for special pujas and rituals to mark the beginning of the auspicious Malayalam month of Chingam.

"My Request...": Jailed Kerala Journalist's Daughter's Speech Is Viral

"My Request...": Jailed Kerala Journalist's Daughter's Speech Is Viral

Edited by Arun Nair | Wednesday August 17, 2022, New Delhi

A video of the nine-year-old daughter of jailed Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan, talking about the "freedom and rights of ordinary citizens", has gone viral on social media as the nation celebrates 75 years of Independence.

Man Found Dead In Flat In Kerala's Kochi

Man Found Dead In Flat In Kerala's Kochi

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 16, 2022, Kochi, Kerala

A man was found dead in a flat near Infopark in Kochi, police said on Tuesday.

3 Tribal Children In Kerala Beaten By Man For Entering His Paddy Field: Cops

3 Tribal Children In Kerala Beaten By Man For Entering His Paddy Field: Cops

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 16, 2022, Wayanad (Kerala)

Three minor children belonging to a tribal community were allegedly beaten by a man for entering his paddy field in Kerala's hill district of Wayanad, police said on Tuesday.

High Court Stays Income Tax Penalty Order Of Rs 1.5 Crore On Actor Vijay

High Court Stays Income Tax Penalty Order Of Rs 1.5 Crore On Actor Vijay

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 16, 2022, Wayanad (Kerala)

The Madras High Court on Tuesday provided temporary relief to actor Vijay, by staying the orders of the Income Tax department and imposing a penalty of Rs 1.5 crore on him for not voluntarily disclosing Rs 15 crore in his Income Tax returns 2016-2017

Supreme Court Notice To Kerala For Regulating Lotteries From Other States

Supreme Court Notice To Kerala For Regulating Lotteries From Other States

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 16, 2022

The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought a response from the Kerala government on an appeal filed by Nagaland challenging the Kerala High Court's order which upheld the state government's power to regulate lotteries from other states.

Kerala CPM Leader Hacked To Death In Palakkad: Police

Kerala CPM Leader Hacked To Death In Palakkad: Police

Asian News International | Monday August 15, 2022, Palakkad, Kerala

A CPI (M) local committee member was hacked to death, said the officials on Sunday.

Huge Row In Kerala Over Ex MLA's "Rape Survivor Now Getting Films" Remark

Huge Row In Kerala Over Ex MLA's "Rape Survivor Now Getting Films" Remark

Press Trust of India | Thursday August 11, 2022, Kottayam, Kerala

Senior politician P C George today courted yet another controversy by making 'distasteful' remarks against the actress, who was abducted and sexually assaulted by a gang in 2017.

Kerala Priest's Son Arrested For Stealing Gold, Cash From Own House: Cops

Kerala Priest's Son Arrested For Stealing Gold, Cash From Own House: Cops

Press Trust of India | Thursday August 11, 2022, Kottayam (Kerala)

Police on Thursday said they have arrested a priest's son for allegedly stealing 55 sovereigns of gold jewels and Rs 80,000 in cash from their own house in Kottayam district of Kerala.

Enforcement Directorate Political Tool Of BJP, Nothing Else: Kerala CPM Leader

Enforcement Directorate Political Tool Of BJP, Nothing Else: Kerala CPM Leader

Press Trust of India | Thursday August 11, 2022, Thiruvananthapuram

Senior CPI(M) leader Thomas Isaac on Thursday alleged that the Enforcement Directorate (ED) was a "political tool" of the BJP-ruled Centre which was attempting to overturn development projects in Kerala and push the state into financial ruin by going

Video: Crowds Cling To Escalators As Hundreds Swarm Kerala Mall For Event

Video: Crowds Cling To Escalators As Hundreds Swarm Kerala Mall For Event

Edited by Debanish Achom | Thursday August 11, 2022, New Delhi

Hundreds of people crowding a mall in Kerala to attend the promotional event of a movie has led to safety concerns, with many on social media pointing out that the situation could turn chaotic and dangerous in the event of an emergency.

Mother And Son Clear Public Service Commission Exam Together In Kerala

Mother And Son Clear Public Service Commission Exam Together In Kerala

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Wednesday August 10, 2022, New Delhi

A 42-year-old woman and her 24-year-old son from Kerala's Malappuram have passed the Public Service Commission (PSC) exam together, news agency ANI reported.