Sumit Kumar

CPM seeks contempt proceedings against Customs Commissioner

Kochi: CPM has decided to move a contempt of court case against Customs Commissioner ..

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If mysterious death Shah referred to was my brother’s, let him bring out truth, says Karat Razak
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Not aware of mystery death, Amit Shah will explain, says Surendran
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Comforting that CM didn't allege I was hunting down Vinodini Balakrishnan: Muraleedharan
V Muraleedharan

‘X’ category security for UAE Consulate General mysterious, alleges V Muraleedharan

Thiruvananthapuram: Union Minister V Muraleedharan on Saturday alleged that the state government providing ‘X’ category ..

Sumit Kumar

Customs Commissioner locks horns with CPM; says party trying to intimidate them

Kochi: The Customs and CPM are going to start an open war in connection with the gold smuggling case. Customs Commissioner Sumit Kumar ..

Gold smuggling

Gold smuggling case: Woman lawyer in TVM to be interrogated

Thiruvananthapuram: Customs will be interrogating an advocate in Thiruvananthapuram in connection with the gold smuggling case. A notice ..

Customs to interrogate Kodiyeri's wife

Customs to interrogate Kodiyeri’s wife for receiving iPhone from Santhosh Eapen

Thiruvananthapuram: Customs department will interrogate former CPM state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan’s wife Vinodini Balakrishnan ..

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LDF to stage protest march to Customs offices on Saturday

Thiruvananthapuram: The LDF will conduct protest marches to Customs offices in Kochi, Kozhikode and Thiruvananthapuram on Saturday ..

M Shivashankar

SC rejects ED’s plea seeking stay on Sivasankar’s bail

New Delhi: The Supreme Court of India has rejected the Enforcement Directorate’s plea seeking a stay on the bail granted to M ..


Shocking revelation by Swapna Suresh; CM shouldn't continue in post, says Chennithala

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala stated that the revelation in the affidavit submitted by Customs in the high ..

pinarayi vijayan

CM, Speaker directly involved in dollar smuggling, states Customs’ affidavit

Kochi: The affidavit filed by the Customs in the Kerala High Court informed that the confidential statement of gold smuggling accused ..


UAE consulate's former gunman Jayaghosh, who went missing, returns home

Thiruvananthapuram: Former gunman of UAE consulate Jayaghosh who left home leaving a note has returned in the wee hours of Thursday ..


Former gunman of UAE consulate Jayaghosh reported missing

Thiruvananthapuram: S R Jayaghosh, former gunman of UAE Consulate-general, is reported to be missing, as per his relatives' complaint ..

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Customs Preventive Commissioner's complaint: 7-member investigation team deployed

Kondotty: A 7-member team has been deployed to investigate the complaint by Customs Preventive Commissioner Sumith Kumar, who heads ..

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Two in police custody for murder bid of Customs preventive commissioner

Malappuram: The Kondotty police have taken two youth into custody over a complaint that they tried to murder Customs preventive commissioner ..


ED urges SC to cancel Sivasankar’s bail

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate has approached the Supreme Court seeking a cancellation of M Sivasankar’s bail in the ..

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Gold smuggling case: Customs inspects luggage left behind by former UAE consulate general

Thiruvananthapuram: Customs officials have started inspecting the luggage of former consulate general of UAE Jamal Al Sabi on Monday ..

gold smuggling case

Gold smuggling a crime that affects economic sustainability of nation, states NIA charge sheet

Kochi: The charge sheet submitted by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in court in connection with the gold smuggling case has ..

Ramesh Chennithala

Gold smuggling case probe ended after CM wrote to PM Modi, claims Ramesh Chennithala

Kozhikode: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala stated that the investigation in the gold smuggling case came to a halt after the Chief ..

Mullappally Ramachandran

Central agencies made a fool out of Kerala public: Mullappally Ramachandran

Thiruvananthapuram: KPCC president Mullappally Ramachandran alleged that a political understanding between the CPI (M) and the BJP ..


M Sivasankar released from jail after 98 days; leaves for Thiruvananthapuram

Kochi: Chief Minister’s former Principal Secretary M Sivasankar has been released from jail on bail after being locked up for ..

M Sivasankar

Order on Sivasankar's bail plea today

Kochi: Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (Economic Offences) Court will pronounce its order on the bail application of M Sivasankar, ..

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Sivasankar gets bail in gold smuggling case

Kochi: Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate's (Economic Offences) Court on Monday granted bail to M Sivasankar, an accused in gold ..


Customs to question protocol officer over gold, dollar smuggling cases

Thiruvananthapuram: The state protocol officer will be questioned by the Customs in connection with the gold and dollar smuggling cases ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

I am a 'special genus'; PR agencies did not make me who I am, Pinarayi Vijayan in Assembly

Thiruvananthapuram: War of words ensued between PT Thomas and Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan over the gold smuggling case during the ..

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Gold smuggling case: Opposition issues notice for adjournment motion in Assembly

Thiruvananthapuram: The Opposition has issued a notice for an adjournment motion in the gold smuggling case. The notice was issued ..


Gold Smuggling case: NIA court to keep details of 10 witnesses confidential

Kochi: The NIA court here has decided to keep the details of 10 witnesses in gold smuggling case confidential. The court has taken ..

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Speaker’s office obstructs Customs’ move to interrogate Assistant Private Secretary; serves letter

Thiruvananthapuram: The Speaker’s office has issued a letter to the Customs over the probe agency’s move to interrogate ..

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Gold smuggling case: NIA submits charge sheet, Sandeep Nair turns approver

Kochi: The National Investigation Agency on Tuesday submitted the charge sheet in the sensational gold smuggling case in Thiruvananthapuram ..


Customs summons Speaker’s assistant private secretary for interrogation on Tuesday

Kochi: The Customs Department has issued notice to Ayyappan, the Assistant Private Secretary of Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan to appear ..


ED to examine gold deals; documents mandatory for transactions above Rs 10 lakh

Kochi: The Centre has tightened its grip in the jewellery industry including the transactions of gold ornaments. The entire jewellery ..

Swapna Suresh

Medical Board decides to discharge Swapna Suresh from hospital

Thiruvananthapuram: Medical Board has decided to discharge gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh from hospital. Earlier, the ..

Swapna Suresh

Swapna’s fake certificate given by Punjab institute, says police

Thiruvananthapuram: Police said that gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh was given a fake degree certificate by a Punjab institute ..

Karipur Flight Crash

Kerala had a roller coaster 2020 with India's first Covid case to gold smuggling case

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala had an eventful 2020 when it reported the country's first COVID-19 case, witnessed a fatal air crash ..

Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan

Dollar smuggling case: Customs to quiz Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan

Thiruvananthapuram: The Customs will interrogate Kerala Assembly Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan in connection with the dollar smuggling ..


Gold smuggling case: M. Sivasankar’s bail plea dismissed

Kochi: The Economic Offences Court here on Wednesday dismissed the bail plea moved by Chief Minister’s former principal secretary ..

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Gold smuggling case: NIA team visits Secretariat again to inspect CCTV footages

Thiruvananthapuram: NIA team has reached Secretariat in connection with the gold smuggling case investigation. It is reported that ..


Court to consider Sivasankar’s bail plea on Monday

Kochi: The additional chief judicial magistrate court (economic offences) in Kochi will consider the bail plea of M Sivasankar over ..

M Sivasankar

M. Sivasankar aided gold smuggling gang; accepted bribe in Life Mission, says ED charge sheet

Kochi: The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday submitted the charge sheet against Chief Minister’s former principal secretary ..

Swapna Suresh

Customs officials not allowed with visitors of Swapna Suresh; Jail DGP issues circular

Kochi: The Prison Department restricted the Customs officials from accompanying gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh along with ..

M Sivasankar

Swapna’s locker carried Sivasankar’s money, claims ED

Kochi: The Enforcement Directorate has informed the high court that the statement of Swapna Suresh, accused in gold smuggling case, ..

C. M. Raveendran

ED interrogates C. M. Raveendran for 10 hours on second day

Kochi: The Enforcement Directorate has completed interrogating Chief Minister’s additional private secretary C. M. Raveendran ..

CM Raveendran

ED interrogates CM Raveendran for 13 hours in money laundering case

Kochi : CM Raveendran, additional private secretary of Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, left the Enforcement Directorate (ED) ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

Central agencies carrying out unfair probe in gold smuggling case; CM writes to PM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday wrote to Prime Minister Narendram Modi alleging that central agencies ..

CM Raveendran

HC rejects CM Raveendran's plea; says can't stop ED from taking him into custody

Kochi: The High Court rejected the petition filed by the chief minister’s additional private secretary C M Raveendran requesting ..

CM Raveendran

ED issues 4th notice, summons C. M. Raveendran for interrogation on Thursday

Thiruvananthapuram: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued yet another notice to Chief Minister’s additional private secretary ..

Swapna Suresh

ED quizzing Swapna Suresh for second day today

Thiruvananthapuram: The Enforcement Directorate will interrogate Swapna Suresh for the second consecutive day on Tuesday over the gold ..