Kerala to examine varsity diktat against women visitors

The Kerala government will examine a directive restricting women visitors to the Calicut university vice chancellor`s office, apparently because he`s being targetted by vested interests, the state assembly was informed Wednesday.

Varsity pulls out poem by alleged al Qaeda operative from syllabus

Calicut University in Kerala has pulled out from its syllabus poem penned by Arabic poet and ex-Guantanamo detainee Ibrahim al-Rubaish following media reports of his links with terror outfit al-Qaeda.