Accused in hand-chopping case wins poll from jail

Contesting from prison, an accused in the sensational case of chopping off the hand of Thodupuzha Newman college lecturer TJ Joseph, has won from a block panchayat division in Ernakulam in the civic body elections.

Kerala PFI chief summoned in hand-chopping case

Kerala chief of the radical Muslim group Popular Front of India (PFI) Naserudeen Elamaram was Monday summoned by police in connection with last month`s attack on a college professor.