Kerala: Nine pilgrim tourists fail to return, probe on

 Kerala Police have launched a probe into the vanishing act by a group of nine persons, who had gone to Jordan on a pilgrimage tour from here on May 27 and have not returned.

Iranian dhow case: Police to hand over all documents to NIA

Kerala Police will hand over all documents on the recent interception of an Iranian dhow off Kerala waters to the National Investigation Agency in day or two, a top police official said on Sunday.

Kerala girls found dead on rail track not murdered: Police

Two schoolgirls who were found dead on a rail track near Palakkad in Kerala were not murdered, according to the police team probing the deaths. Another girl is battling for life in hospital.

Kerala: Man taken into custody dies following head injuries

A 40-year-old man, who was taken into custody ten days ago, died today following severe head injuries, hospital sources said.

Presence of foreign dhow: Kerala seeks NIA probe

The Kerala government on Tuesday asked the Centre to order a probe by NIA into the case relating to interception of a suspicious foreign fishing dhow with 12 crew members off Kerala coast, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said here.

Joint team to probe Iranian dhow's presence in Kerala coast

A Joint Investigation team by central and state agencies will commence a probe from Tuesday on the seizure of a suspicious foreign dhow with 12 Iranian crew members intercepted off the Kerala coast.

Suspicious foreign dhow intercepted off Kerala coast

A suspicious foreign fishing 'dhow', seen off the Alapuzha coast, was intercepted by the Coast Guard and brought to Vizhinjam here on Sunday.

Toddler consumes rat poison in Kerala, dies

A two-year-old boy, who consumed rat poison mistaking it for some food item, has died after battling for his life for 10 days, police today said.

Four female athletes attempt suicide at SAI hostel after alleged harassment, one dies
Four female athletes attempt suicide at SAI hostel after alleged harassment, one dies

In a tragic turn of events four girls at Sports Authority of India (SAI) hostel attempted suicide after allegedly being harassed, after which, one of the students has died and the other three are in critical condition.

Kerala police officer may be suspended for cheating in exam

A day after Kerala`s senior police officer T.J. Jose was caught cheating in LL.M exams, he is facing a possible suspension from service and being debarred to appear in university examinations for a certain period.

Gulf returnee held for sexually abusing minor daughter in Kerala

A 40-year-old Gulf returnee has been arrested here for allegedly sexually abusing his 10-year-old daughter, police said.

Crime Branch police to probe Kerala Assembly ruckus

The Crime Branch wing of Kerala Police would investigate the case related March 13 ruckus in the state Assembly and damage caused to properties in the House, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said on Tuesday.

Toddler gets stuck in pot, rescued by fire personnel in Kerala

A one-and-half-year-old girl child got stuck inside an aluminium pot while playing and was rescued after it was cut open using a hydraulic cutter here, police said on Monday.

Inform all airports not to harass Sarah Thomas: HC to RPO

The Madras High Court on Thursday directed the concerned authorities to inform all airport authorities not to harass Sarah Thomas, an NRI from Dubai, detained by immigration officials here in a case of mistaken identity, lodged in prison and later handed over to Kerala Police.

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.

Former national volleyball player Udayakumar no more
Former national volleyball player Udayakumar no more

K Udayakumar, who represented India in national and international volleyball tournaments during the 1980s, died here today, family sources said.

Kerala Police`s moral policing questioned, cops justify action

Political parties Saturday criticised the Kerala Police for holding up a couple at a police station all night, but without any charge. Police, however, said they were detained for giving conflicting answers.

College magazine puts PM Modi in list of most cruel people, case filed

The Kerala police have registered a case against the editorial team of a college magazine which placed Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a list of the world`s most cruel people, a police official said Tuesday.

Five held for trying to sell antique petromax in Kollam

Five men, suspected to be part of an antique racket, were arrested here Monday for trying to sell a petromax with markings showing it as made by the East India company centuries back.

Kerala district leads in enforcing anti-tobacco laws

A Kerala district, known to be a bidi manufacturing hub, leads in enforcing tobacco control law in the state, says police.