Ramesh Chennithala briefed Justice P Sathasivam

Governor seeks urgent report from CM on Periya double murder

Thiruvananthapuram: Governor Justice P Sathasivam has sought an urgent report from ..

Kasaragod double murder extremely unfortunate; Strong action against accused: CM
 Kulbhushan Jadhav case
Salve exposes Pak military courts at ICJ, says judges don't even need law degree
Mamata Banerjee questions timing of Pulwama terror attack
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Kasaragod double murder: Deep injuries show conspiracy and planning

Kasaragod: Inquest report has clarified that the two Youth Congress activists murdered on Sunday were heinously hacked. The preliminary ..


‘Are you safe?’ – A CRPF soldier’s answer to this question

Thiruvananthapuram: The first question of the family and friends of every soldier through phone after the Pulwama terror attack was ..


2 Youth Congress activists hacked to death; UDF hartal in Kasaragod on Monday

Kanjangad: Two Youth Congress activists were hacked to death at Kallyott in Pulloor-Periya village panchayat here on Sunday. The deceased ..


Pulwama attack not handiwork of single man: Ex-RAW chief

Hyderabad: The terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district which killed 40 CRPF jawans, was not the handiwork of a ..

Mehbooba Mufti

Jammu PDP office sealed ahead of Mehbooba Mufti’s visit

Srinagar: The People's Democratic Party (PDP) office in Jammu was sealed by the state police on Sunday. The move comes hours ahead ..

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Google shows Pakistan flag when searched for 'toilet paper'

New Delhi: Google has been showing Pakistani flag when searched for the "best toilet paper in the world", the "best ..


Fire raging in your bosoms is in my heart too: PM

Barauni (Bihar): Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday asserted that he was filled with grief and outrage, just like the people of the ..

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Pulwama attack: CRPF cautions people against fake pics aimed at spreading hatred

New Delhi: The CRPF Sunday cautioned people against "fake pictures" being circulated online of body parts of its 40 soldiers ..


IED, bombs menace growing more in J-K than Naxal theatre: Report

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir has seen a steady increase in IED blasts and other bombing incidents over the last five years, with 2018 ..


It wasn’t a selfie, I don’t take selfies; Explains Alphons Kannanthanam

Kozhikode: Union Minister Alphons Kannanthanam has come out with an explanation regarding his controversial photograph from near the ..


JK administration withdraws security of 6 separatist leaders

Srinagar: The security cover of six separatist leaders, including Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, was withdrawn Sunday, a decision that comes ..

Imran Khan

Pulwama attack: Keralites post furious messages in Malayalam on Pak PM’s FB page

New Delhi: Following the major terror attack in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir in which more than 40 CRPF personnel were killed, ..


Kerala bids tearful farewell to CRPF jawan Vasanthkumar

Kalpetta: The body of V V Vasanthkumar, the CRPF jawan who was killed in the recent terror attack in Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir was ..


Thousands turn up to bid farewell to CRPF martyr Vasanth Kumar

Wayanad: Thousands of people from various walks of life turned up Saturday to pay homage to CRPF havaldar V V Vasanth Kumar, killed ..


How the CRPF troopers got trapped

Srinagar/New Delhi: The Valentine's Day isn't a very popular event among the forces, yet for over 2,500 men of CRPF's 76th ..


IAF's mega exercise at Pokhran shows India’s preparedness

Pokhran (Rajasthan): The Indian Air Force Saturday carried out a mega exercise here involving almost all variants of its fighter jets ..


Major killed in IED blast near LoC, soldier injured in firing

Jammu: An Indian army officer was killed in an IED blast near the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district ..

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Parties come together to support security forces in defending India's integrity

New Delhi: Political parties Saturday put up a united face as they underlined India's determination to fight terrorism following ..


What are India's options after Pulwama terrorist attack?

New Delhi: With India's national elections barely months away, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is under heavy pressure from his supporters ..


US experts suspect Pakistan's ISI role in Pulwama terrorist attack

Washington: American experts suspect the role of Pakistani intelligence agency ISI in "supporting the masterminds" of the ..


Pulwama attack: Kerala jawan Vasanthakumar’s body to be brought home today

Kalpetta: The body of CRPF Jawan V. V. Vasanthakumar (42), who was killed in a major terror attack in Pulwama of Jammu Kashmir the ..


IAF plane brings bodies of slain CRPF men to Delhi

New Delhi: The mortal remains of the CRPF jawans killed in the audacious attack in Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir were brought here Friday ..


CRPF jawan Vasanth Kumar spent 5 days with family, killed on return to Kashmir

Wayanad: Having spent five days with his family at his home in remote Lakkidi in Wayanad district just a week ago, V V Vasanth Kumar ..

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Rajnath Singh pays last respects to Pulwama martyrs, helps carry coffin

Srinagar: Home Minister Rajnath Singh Friday helped carry the coffin of a slain CRPF jawan after he laid a wreath on the mortal remains ..


Curfew in Jammu city after protests over Pulwama attack, Army asked to help

Jammu: Curfew was imposed in Jammu city Friday as a precautionary measure following massive protests and stray incidents of violence ..

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India summons Pakistan High Commissioner over Pulwama terror attack

New Delhi: India on Friday summoned Pakistan's top envoy and lodged strong protest over the killing of nearly 40 CRPF soldiers ..

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China again says no to back India's bid to list JeM chief Azhar as global terrorist by UN

Beijing: China on Friday expressed deep "shock" over the Pulwama terror attack carried out by a Jaish suicide bomber but ..

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Entire opposition stands with security forces, govt: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: A day after the Pulwama attack, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said his party and the entire opposition is fully ..


Pulwama attack: Soldier Vasanthakumar returned from home only a week ago

Kalpetta: The news of CRPF soldier V. V. Vasanthakumar’s death in the terrorist attack in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir ..


Malayali soldier among CRPF personnel killed in terrorist attack

Srinagar: The 44 CRPF personnel who were killed in the terrorist attack in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir the other day includes ..


Police educate youth to shun political violence in Kerala

Panoor: Police is donning a different hat in the 'highly volatile' Panoor area in Kannur district in Kerala to wean youth away ..


Shots fired, police vehicles torched: Gujjar agitation in Rajasthan turns violent

Jaipur: The Gujjar community agitation demanding five per cent quota in jobs and educational institutes turned violent in Dholpur district ..


5 militants killed in encounter with security forces in J-K's Kulgam district

Srinagar: Five militants were killed Sunday in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district, the Army ..


CBI team goes to question Kolkata Police chief, detained by cops

Kolkata: In an unprecedented development, a number of CBI officers, who had gone to question Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar in connection ..

Men Caught on Video Vandalising Pillars at World Heritage Site Hampi

Police intensify probe into vandalism at Hampi

Bengaluru: The Bellary police has intensified their investigation into the vandalism at the UNESCO world heritage site in Hampi of ..


NIA arrests wanted man in Kozhikode blasts accused from Delhi airport

New Delhi: The NIA on Friday arrested a man, accused in the 2006 Kozhikode twin blasts cases, from the Delhi airport after he landed ..


At least 65 killed in Taliban attack on Afghan intel base: sources

Ghazni: At least 65 people were killed in a Taliban-claimed attack on an Afghan intelligence base, security sources said Tuesday, raising ..

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SC to take 'in-chamber' decision on listing of plea challenging Article 35-A

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it would take an "in-chamber" decision on listing of a petition challenging ..

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257 militants killed in J&K in 2018 is the highest in 4 years

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir witnessed the killing of 257 militants in 2018 - the highest in four years - by security forces, official ..

Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

Sacha Sauda head gets life imprisonment for journalist's murder

Panchkula (Haryana): A special CBI court in Panchkula Thursday sentenced self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and three others ..


Hartal violence: Crime branch officer suspended for FB post against commissioner

Kozhikode: Crime branch officer Umesh Vallikkunnu, who took to Facebook to criticize former Kozhikode city police commissioner Kaliraj ..

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India in final stages of setting up Defence Cyber Agency

Kolkata: India is setting up a cyber agency under the Integrated Defence Staff (IDS) to deal with potent threats in the cyber space, ..


Search intensified as police recover more clues on human trafficking from Munambam

Kochi: Police have intensified investigations in connection with the human trafficking from Munambam after finding more evidences of ..

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SBI branch attack: Two NGO union leaders suspended

Thiruvananthapuram: Two Ngo union leaders, who have been remanded in the SBI branch attack case here during hartal, have been suspended ..


SBI branch attack: Police confirms NGO union leader’s involvement

Thiruvananthapuram: The police have confirmed the involvement of NGO union leader Suresh Babu in the attack on the SBI branch here ..

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Surendran approaches High Court seeking relaxation in bail conditions

Kochi: BJP state secretary K Surendran has approached the High Court seeking relaxation in bail conditions to take part in the Makaravilakku ..

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Dera chief, 3 others held guilty of murdering journalist

Panchkula: A CBI court Friday held Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and three others guilty of murdering journalist Ram ..

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Nedumangad DySP issues public threat against those who attacked police

Nedumangad: DySP B AShokan here on Thursday came out with a public threat against those who attacked the police. Speaking to the media, ..


Nedumangad police station bombing case: Look out notice against Praveen

Thiruvananthapuram: The Nedumangad police here has issued a look out notice against RSS distrct pracharak Praveen, who is the prime ..


Police raid at RSS district office in Nedumangad; Weapons, chemicals seized

Thiruvananthapuram: Police raided the RSS district office at Nedumangad here in connection with the bomb attack on the Nedumangad police ..

supreme court

SC sets up 5-judge bench to hear Ram Janmabhoomi - Babri Masjid land dispute case; Hearing on Jan 10

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Tuesday set up a five-judge Constitution Bench to hear the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land title dispute ..


2,187 cases booked; 6,914 arrested over hartal violence

Kannur/Thiruvananthapuram: Police said the number of people arrested in connection with the recent violent incidents has touched 6,914 ..

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Govt to issue ordinance to prevent destruction of private property

Thiruvananthapuram: The state government is gearing up to issue an ordinance to stop the destruction of private property in the name ..

pinarayi vijayan

Will suppress attempts to create communal violence: CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the government will mercilessly suppress violence and attempts to create ..

kaliraj mahesh kumar IPS

Police security in SM street was adequate: Commissioner

Kozhikode: City police Commissioner Kaliraj Mahesh Kumar has come forward with explanations regarding the violence that broke out in ..

Kerala Polive

10 months on, north police zone remains headless

Kozhikode: Amid the tension and political violence in Kozhikode, Kannur and Palakkad districts over the Sabarimala row, the post of ..

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NSS safeguards rioters, RSS Uses them: Kadakampally Surendran

Thiruvananthapuram: The NSS should not support the RSS, which is trying to gain power by promoting communalism for the majoirity, said ..


Violence in SM street: 'Call for riot' charge against attackers

Kozhikode: The town police has registered cases on charges of calling for riot against those who created violence at SM street here ..

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UK updates travel advisory after violent protests over Sabarimala

London: The UK government has updated its travel advisory to India, warning British citizens to remain vigilant and avoid large public ..


Nedumangad police station bombing: Accused identified

Thiruvananthapuram: The accused in the Nedumangad bomb hurling case has been identified. Preliminary investigations have identified ..

Xi Jinping

Xi orders Chinese military to be combat-ready

Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping ordered the army to enhance its combat readiness to make sure it is always ready for a battle, ..

Vijay Mallya

Court declares Mallya a fugitive economic offender

Mumbai: A special court in Mumbai Saturday declared absconding liquor baron Vijay Mallya a fugitive economic offender (FEO) on a plea ..


3178 arrested for harthal violence so far

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 3,178 persons have been arrested from all over the state for creating violence during the hartal observed ..

V Muraleedharan

Women who entered Sabarimala were Naxals: V Muraleedharan

New Delhi: In what could spark a fresh controversy, BJP leader V Muraleedharan on Thursday said that the two women who entered Sabarimala ..


Five shops vandalised in SM Street, several arrested

Kozhikode: Tension gripped SM street here on Thursday after protesters vandalised around five shops that were opened opposing the hartal ..


Traders oppose hartal, open shops

Kozhikode: Traders in Kozhikode opened shops at SM Street at 10 am on Thursday. Large numbers of traders gathered on SM street and ..


Hartal: Sporadic incidents of violence across Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Sporadic incidents of violence was reported across the state in the backdrop of the dawn to dusk hartal announced ..


Hartal begins; shops shut, buses stay off road

Thiruvananthapuram/Kozhikode: The dawn to dusk hartal announced by Sabarimala Karma Samiti in connection with the entry of women to ..


How Kanakadurga and Bindu entered Sabarimala temple

Sabarimala: Cloaked in black veils and shrouded in early morning darkness, two women of menstruating age group on Wednesday stepped ..


Arrest those creating violence during hartal: DGP

Thiruvananthapuram: State police chief Lokanath Behera has directed to immediately arrest all those who create violence on the backdrop ..


Women should enter Sabarimala openly, not secretly: CPI

Hyderabad: The Communist Party of India (CPI) appeared to disapprove of two women of menstruating age group entering the Lord Ayyappa ..

Udit Raj

Happy that women entered Sabarimala shrine: BJP MP

New Delhi: Contrary to BJP's stand on Sabarimala issue, the saffron party's MP Udit Raj on Wednesday welcomed entry of two ..


Protests turn violent; stones pelted at police, KSRTC buses

Kozhikode: The protests after two women entered the Sabarimala temple turned violent at several places across the state on Wednesday ..


IUML worker loses both palms as country bomb explodes

Kozhikode: A 23-year-old worker of the Indian Union Muslim League lost both his palms and suffered injuries all over his body when ..


Stone pelting on women wall creates tension in Kasaragod

Kasaragod: Tension gripped Chettukundu near here on Tuesday after a group of RSS, BJP activists blocked the road and pelted stones ..


Three Maoists who reached Kannur identified

Kannur: The police have identified three members of a group of Maoists, who reached Ambayathode here on Saturday. Ramu, T P Moideen ..


4 militants killed in Pulwama encounter

Srinagar: Four militants were killed Saturday in an encounter with security forces in south Kashmir's Pulwama district, the Army ..

Lok Sabha

LS approves proclamation of President's Rule in J&K

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Friday passed amid din a statutory resolution approving the proclamation of Presidents Rule in Jammu and ..


NIA busts ISIS-inspired module, arrests 10 from UP and Delhi

New Delhi: The NIA on Wednesday busted a suspected ISIS-inspired terror module following searches in Uttar Pradesh and New Delhi, arresting ..

Koshy John

70-yr-old man survives for 28 years with 3 bullets in body

Kottarakkara: Carrying three bullets inside his body, Subedar Major Koshy John has successfully survived 28 years of his life. Now ..

Kadakampally Surendran

Women will have to go back: Kadakampally Surendran

Sabarimala: At a time when Sabarimala is witnessing dramatic scenes with women trying to trek to the hill shrine, devaswom minister ..


Six Zakir Musa men killed in Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar: Six militants of the Al Qaeda-affiliate Zakir Musa's group Ansar Ghazwatul Hind, including its Kashmiri deputy, were ..


7 civilians among 11 killed in encounter in JK

Srinagar: Seven civilians were killed when security forces allegedly opened fire to disperse an unruly crowd that had gathered near ..


Sabarimala issue: Man who tried self-immolation dies

Thiruvananthapuram: The Ayyappa devotee, who attempted self-immolation near the protest venue of the BJP in front of the Secretariat ..


Tension at Piravom church over SC verdict

Piravom: Tension prevailed at Piravom St Mary’s Jacobite Syrian Cathedral (Piravom Valiyapally) after police tried to implement ..


Six policemen for 10 kms of beach is a recipe for trouble

Varkala: With the new season starting, tourism industry here is facing a severe shortage of security police officers. The officials ..

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Paris attack: French police in Kerala to interrogate Malayali

Kochi: A team of French police arrived in Kerala to interrogate Thodupuzha native Subahani Haja Moideen, who is suspected to have received ..


Violence in Bulandshahr over cow slaughter, two killed

Bulandshahr (UP): Violence broke here on Monday over alleged illegal slaughter of cattle, leaving a police inspector and a youth dead ..


Macron leads crisis meeting after anti-government riots

Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron led a crisis meeting on Sunday after anti-government protests in Paris that left 263 people ..

Bipin Rawat

Army not yet ready for women in combat roles: Gen Rawat

Pune: The Indian Army is not yet ready to have women in combat roles, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said Friday. The Army chief, however, ..


LeT militant involved in Shujaat Bukhari's assassination killed in JK: officials

Srinagar: "Most wanted" Lashkar-e-Taiba militant Naveed Jhutt, who was allegedly involved in the assassination of journalist ..


Soldier, 3 militants killed in Kashmir

Srinagar: A soldier and three militants, including the deputy commander of the IS-aligned Ansar Ghazwatul Hind group, were killed in ..

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Kovind, Modi remember 26/11 Mumbai attack victims

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid tribute to the victims of 26/11 Mumbai terror ..

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On 10th anniversary of 26/11, US announces $5 mn reward for info on attackers

Washington: The US on Monday announced a USD 5 million reward for information leading to the arrest or conviction in any country of ..