Kerala to set up commission for Non Resident Keralites

 Kerala Government will soon set up a commission headed by a retired High Court Judge to look into complaints by non-resident Keralites regarding their property and other assets at home, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said on Friday.

Suspected Maoists attack stone crusher in Kannur, Kerala
Suspected Maoists attack stone crusher in Kannur, Kerala

The Kerala Police has more to worry about the growth of Left Wing extremism in Kerala after suspected Maoists attacked a private quarry-cum-crusher in Kannur district early on Friday.

Security beefed up in Kerala after Bengaluru blast

Security in Kerala has been tightened in the backdrop of the low-intensity blast in Bengaluru that killed a woman and injured three others, state Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said on Tuesday.

30 Christians 'convert' to Hinduism, Kerala govt orders probe
30 Christians 'convert' to Hinduism, Kerala govt orders probe

A report about 35 people getting converted to Hinduism Sunday would be probed by a senior police official, Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said.

Govt refutes Opposition charge on Mani issue; LDF walkout twice

CPI(M)-led LDF Opposition on Tuesday continued their protest in the Kerala Assembly over the bar bribery case against Finance Minister KM Mani and twice staged a walkout, even as Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala rejected the charges that an attempt was on to scuttle the probe against Mani.

Police step up search for Maoists in Wayanad forests

Kerala police on Monday stepped up search for suspected Maoists who had fled to the forests after exchanging fire with the police in Wayanad district.

For ideas on revival, Youth Congress leaders to tap party veterans

At a time when the party's political fortunes appear to be sliding, youth leaders of Congress are looking to gain from the experience of its veterans who once wielded command of Youth Congress through a unique interaction here.

Chennithala moves HC to quash proceedings against him

Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala on Monday approached the high court seeking to quash the vigilance proceedings against him in a case pertaining to alleged corruption in implementation of an effluent treatment plant at a public sector company here in 2006.

Kerala suspends top bureaucrat for graft

The Kerala government on Saturday suspended PWD secretary TO Sooraj for possessing assets disproportionate to his known sources of income.

Police monitoring Maoist activities in Kerala

The Kerala Police is closely monitoring recent attacks allegedly linked to Maoists and investigating the incidents, said Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala on Tuesday.

Kerala solar panel scam accused's complaint to be probed

Director General of Police MN Krishnamoorthy will probe the complaint of solar panel scam accused Saritha Nair against Additional Director General of Police K Padmakumar, Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said on Friday.

Where is the evidence in bribery allegation, asks Kerala CM Chandy

After being on the back foot over the allegation that bribes were paid to a few ministers by a bar owner to get the closed bars open, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Saturday hit back by asking where was the evidence which the bar owner's association is said to possess.

'Kiss of love' sparks political spat between Vijayan, Chennithala

The 'Kiss of love' protest held in Kochi on Sunday has sparked a spat between CPI(M) leader Pinarayi Vijayan and Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala over the handling of the situation by police.

'Kiss of Love' Facebook page and accounts hacked

The organisers of the controversial 'Kiss of Love' event against moral policing on Monday claimed that their Facebook page and accounts of at least five persons linked with it have been hacked.

Chennithala to coordinate evacuation of Keralites from J&K

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has deputed Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala to coordinate efforts to bring home Malayali tourists stranded in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir.

Cyber crimes in Kerala on increase

In a bid to challenge the increasing number of cyber related crimes, state government proposed to set up a Cyberdome at Technopark, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala told assembly Tuesday.

Kerala govt to continue with `Operation Kubera`

The Kerala government made it clear that it would go ahead with `Operation Kubera`, the drive against private money lenders, till it roots out the menace.

Anti-Modi content in campus magazine: Minister makes u-turn

In a change of stand, days after resenting police action against student editors over campus magazines containing remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala on Thursday said though the government respected freedom of expression, it was not proper to depict a person in any manner.

KAAPA to be introduced in next phase of `Operation Kubera`

Continuing its drive against those involved in illegal money lending business in Kerala, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala on Saturday said the stringent Kerala Anti-Social Acivities (Prevention) Act would be introduced against them in the next phase of `Operation Kubera`.

Kerala minister dismisses Left`s accusations

Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala Friday criticised the CPI-M for spreading canards that the law and order situation in the state has deteriorated.