Kerala politics: Is UDF closing door on Pillai?

The Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) Monday decided not to invite one of its founders, R Balakrishna Pillai, to its meeting to be held here Wednesday.

Plea seeking CBI probe into bar case posted to Wednesday

The Kerala High Court on Friday reserved its orders to Wednesday on a petition seeking a CBI probe into the controversial bar bribe scam in which allegations of corruption has been levelled against Finance Minister K M Mani.

CBI seeks polygraph test of Chandy's former gunman

The CBI is all set to move court here seeking permission to take a former security personnel of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy for a lie detector test, according to officials.

Kerala liquor ban: 250 odd bars permitted to function till Feb 10

 The Kerala High Court on Wednesday permitted 250-odd bars to function till February 10.

Woman having baby through surrogacy is entitled to all maternity benefits: Kerala HC

In a landmark judgement, Kerala High Court on Tuesday held that a woman, whose child is born of surrogacy, is also entitled to all maternity benefits.

Kerala HC enhances compensation to woman who underwent botched sterilisation

The Kerala High Court has held that a woman, who underwent a botched sterilisation procedure in 1985 after which she conceived, was liable for a compensation of Rs 1.23 lakh from the state government.

Jiji Thomson quits as SAI DG, slams government for injustice
Jiji Thomson quits as SAI DG, slams government for injustice

Sports Authority of India boss Jiji Thomson has quit with immediate effect citing injustice by the Government over his promotion and the IAS officer says his departure comes at an inopportune time with the Rio Olympics scheduled in mid 2016.

Thousands bid tearful adieu to Justice VR Krishna Iyer in Kerala
Thousands bid tearful adieu to Justice VR Krishna Iyer in Kerala

Thousands of people from all walks of life and from different parts of the state paid their respect to eminent jurist V R Krishna Iyer, who died here.

Temporary relief for Mani, Kerala HC rejects plea to register FIR

In some relief to state Finance Minister KM Mani, who is at the centre of a bar bribe row, the Kerala High court on Wednesday rejected a plea for registration of an FIR against him.

HC allows 312 bars to function till December 12

Kerala High Court on Tuesday permitted 312 liquor bars attached to hotels in the state to function till December 12.

HC allows 312 bars to function till December 12

Kerala High Court on Tuesday permitted 312 liquor bars attached to hotels in the state to function till December 12.

Bar bribery case: Kerala HC grants 1 week to state to file affidavit

 The Kerala High Court on Thursday granted one week time to the state government to file an affidavit, along with documents, in the bar bribery case against the State Finance Minister K M Mani.

Vigilance probe clears Kerala minister in bar scam

Kerala Finance Minister KM Mani, who is under a cloud over charges of corruption on the bar licence issue, Wednesday got relief after a preliminary probe by the vigilance did not find any evidence against him.

ISRO spy case investigating official to approach court

A former top police official who probed the ISRO espionage case will file an appeal in the Kerala High Court after it quashed the state government's order to drop charges against him.

Eminent jurist Krishna Iyer turns 100

Kochi: Eminent jurist V R Krishna Iyer turned 100 today and was greeted by people from all walks of life.

Kerala asked to shift liquor shops away from highways

The Kerala High Court on Monday directed the state government to shift all retail liquor shops located on the national and state highways.

HC asks Kerala govt to decide in two weeks on licence to 10 more bars

Kerala High Court on Friday directed the government to decide within two weeks on granting licence to ten liquor bars in the state.

AAP petition asking for CBI probe into bar owners charge dismissed

Kerala High Court on Thursday dismissed a petition by Aam Admi Party, Kerala unit, seeking a CBI probe into the graft allegations made by bar owners against state Finance Minister K M Mani.

AAP seeks CBI probe against Mani

Aam Admi Party's state unit on Wednesday approached the Kerala High Court seeking a CBI probe into the graft allegations made by bar owners against state Finance Minister KM Mani.

'Kiss Fest' organisers, sympathisers taken into custody in Kochi
'Kiss Fest' organisers, sympathisers taken into custody in Kochi

Organisers and sympathisers of the controversial 'Kiss of Love' event were on Sunday taken into custody as they tried to march to the Marine drive grounds, venue of the symbolic protest against moral policing, police said.