Light Metro for Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode approved

The Kerala Cabinet has approved the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of Light Metro transport schemes proposed for the state capital and Kozhikode, estimated to cost Rs 6,728 crore.

Light Metro for Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode approved

The Kerala Cabinet has approved the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of Light Metro transport schemes proposed for the state capital and Kozhikode, estimated to cost Rs 6,728 crore.

Muslims in Kerala offer Eid prayers

 

Thiruvananthapuram: Muslims across Kerala on Saturday celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr, to mark the end of the 30-day fasting period. Morning rain at some places, however, forced many of the faithful to stay indoors during the prayers organised at a stadium here.

Kerala man remanded to custody for alleged Maoist links

A local court here Tuesday remanded a 61-year-old man to one-month judicial custody for alleged links with Maoists.

Kerala: Middle aged couple, daughter killed in road mishap

A middle aged couple and their 11-year-old daughter were killed when their motorcycle was run over by a lorry in the wee hours today at Valancherry in Malappuram district, police said.

Karipur airport clash: Nine CISF jawans remanded in 14 days judicial custody

The nine CISF jawans, arrested in connection with the June 10 violent incidents at the nearby Karipur airport, were on Monday remanded in 14 days of judicial custody by a local court.

Karipur airport violence: Nine more CISF jawans held
Karipur airport violence: Nine more CISF jawans held

 Nine CISF jawans were on Sunday arrested for their involvement in the June 10 violent clash with AAI employees at nearby Karipur airport which led to the death of a CISF jawan, police said.

Ramzan begins in Kerala today
Ramzan begins in Kerala today

The holy month of Ramzan in Kerala begins Thursday. 

Kerala govt ready to provide security in airports

 Kerala government on Monday expressed its readiness to provide security in three airports in the state in the backdrop of the recent violence in Karipur international airport in Kozhikode that claimed the life of a CISF jawan.

Cases registered against 100 CISF personnel

 Police have registered cases against 100 CISF personnel in connection with the clashes at Karipur airport between central security personnel and Airport Authority of India (AAI) staff, leading to the death of a jawan on June 10.

Kozhikode firing: CISF jawan's body flown to Mumbai, on way to Varanasi

The body of a CISF jawan killed in a scuffle between CISF and AAI officials at Kozhikode airport was on Friday morning flown to Mumbai from Kochi.

Kozhikode airport clash: 1 CISF jawan dead; murder case against 15
Kozhikode airport clash: 1 CISF jawan dead; murder case against 15

The Kerala Police on Thursday registered cases against 15 people under Section 302 (murder) of IPC following the death of a Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) jawan in a scuffle with Air Airports Authority of India (AAI) officials at the international airport here.

Gold worth Rs 90 lakh seized from passenger

Gold biscuits, weighing 3.26 kg and valued at Rs 90 lakh, were today seized from a passenger from Dubai at nearby Karipur International airport, officials said.

Kerala: 12-year-old takes Rs one lakh to buy laptop, leaves home

Angered over his father's refusal to buy him a laptop, a 12-year-old boy from Kondotty in Kozhikode district in north Kerala broke open the family safe and left home with Rs one lakh to buy a portable personal computer he had so much desired.

Rare stem cell transplant saves Kerala girl

Kerala born American Nalini Ambady died fighting leukemia, unable to find a life-saving bone marrow donor for the past two years

Crime branch to probe leak in bar bribery scam

A day after Finance Minister KM Mani, facing bribery charges in the bar licence scam, expressed displeasure over the alleged leak of a vigilance probe report, the Kerala government on Tuesday ordered a crime branch probe into it.

At least 10 shops gutted in fire in Kozhikode, no casualty

A major fire broke out inside the city's famed business hub Mittayi Theravu Wednesday night, gutting at least 10 shops and damaging several others but there was no report of any casualty, police said.

Kerala: Youths fail to save woman's life, but take pictures on mobiles

In a shocking incident highlighting apathy to human life, two youths, who saw a woman fainting on the rail track on seeing an approaching train, failed to rush to her help, but instead took out their mobiles to capture the ghastly scene of the train ramming her.

Six arrested for raping minor tribal girls in Kerala

Six persons including a father and son have been arrested for allegedly raping three minor girls of a tribal hamlet for over a period of several months in Wayanad district, police said on Tuesday.

Kerala Labour Minister to send legal notice to DCC chief

Kerala Labour Minister Shibu Baby John Saturday expressed unhappiness at the remarks by Kozhikode DCC President KC Abu in connection with the March 13 incidents in the Assembly and said he would send a legal notice to him for the damage done to his reputation.