Justice Ashok Bhushan sworn in Kerala Chief Justice

Justice Ashok Bhushan was today sworn in as Chief Justice of Kerala High Court.

Intend to prohibit liquor in phased manner: Kerala govt to HC

 Total prohibition or complete liberalisation of liquor was not its policy, the state government today told the Kerala High Court.

Kerala HC dismisses Achuthanandan's plea

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday dismissed a PIL filed by VS Achuthanandan, Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly seeking a CBI probe into solar panel scam which had rocked the state in 2013.

Kerala HC helps young couple get married

Kerala High Court has lent a helping hand to a young couple from different faiths, who were facing death threats from fundamentalists, to enter wedlock.

Section 494 of IPC applicable to all offenders, says Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday held that enforcement of Section 494 of IPC (marrying again during lifetime of husband or wife) is applicable to all offenders irrespective of their religion but subject to personal laws.

Kerala HC dismisses election petition against Tharoor

The Kerala High Court has dismissed a petition challenging the election of Thiruvananthapuram Congress Lok Sabha member Shashi Tharoor, his office said.

Nuns, priests in govt service have to pay income tax: HC

Kerala High Court on Thursday held that nuns and priests employed in government service are liable to pay income tax.

Judges expect informed and genuine criticism of judgments: SC

Supreme court on Friday upheld the Kerala High Court order holding former CPI(M) MLA M V Jayarajan guilty of contempt of court for using "abusive and pejorative" language to criticise a judgement but reduced the six months jail term awarded to him to four weeks.

Bar bribe case: No CBI probe at this stage, says HC

In some relief for Finance minister KM Mani, facing bribery charges in the bar bribe case, Kerala High Court on Wednesday turned down the prayer for a CBI probe into the controversial scam, saying there was no ground at this stage to issue any direction to transfer it to the central probe agency.

Kerala: HC to hear petition in bar case today

The Kerala High Court is likely to take up hearing in the controversial bar bribe scam involving Finance Minister KM Mani in which allegations of bribery have been levelled against him.

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.