Kerala News Headlines

CID quizzes suspended Bengaluru cop on lottery scam

Bengaluru , May 24

CID sleuths on Sunday interrogated suspended Bengaluru additional commissioner of police Alok Kumar on his alleged nexus with lottery scam kingpin Peri Rajan.

Kerala government slams opposition on graft

Thiruvananthapuram , May 24

The Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) government in Kerala has taken to task the Left opposition following the leakage of a statement of a former official of the state-run Malabar Cements alleging that former industries minister Elamaram Kareem accepted a bribe from businessman V.M. Radhakrishnan, a contractor with the company.

Kerala Police to probe non-execution of late actress's will

Thiruvananthapuram , May 23

The Crime Branch of the Kerala Police will probe a complaint lodged by M. Shankar Raman, brother of late actress Srividya, that former minister and legislator K.B. Ganesh Kumar did not execute her will even nine years after her death.

We have faith in judiciary: Cricketer Sreesanth's mother

Kochi , May 23

Former India pace bowler S. Sreesanth's mother has expressed full faith in the judiciary as a court in Delhi is expected to deliver its verdict on May 29 on framing charges against the cricketer for his alleged involvement in a match fixing case registered against him and few others in 2013.

Suriya's friendly gesture for actor Rahman

Chennai , May 23

Tamil star Suriya is set to travel to Kochi to promote upcoming Malayalam film "Lavender", which features actor Rahman, who recently played an important role in the former's Tamil home production "36 Vayadhinile".

Kerala whistle-blower bar owner threatens to reveal more names

Thiruvananthapuram , May 24

With two Kerala ministers already facing a vigilance probe over receiving bribes from bar owners, whistle-blower bar owner Biju Ramesh on Sunday threatened to reveal names of more UDF politicians who have received Rs.24 crore in the past four years.

Khushbu says her film career over, Modi a failure

Thiruvananthapuram , May 24

Noting that her film career has ended, actress-turned-Congress politician Khushbu on Sunday said the Narendra Modi-led central government was a failure.

More research needed in nano-technology: Experts

Thiruvananthapuram , May 23

Experts from various fields of medicine on Saturday spoke on the need for more research in areas of nano-technology and integration between the various systems of medicine.

The iron lady of Tamil Nadu

Chennai , May 23 J. Jayalalithaa, often described as the 'Iron Lady of Tamil Nadu', returned to power on Saturday - after a seven month break that ended when she was acquitted in a corruption case, bringing joy to her party cadres and an apparent relief to several sections of the people.

Gujjar agitation hits Maharashtra, MP Railway network

Mumbai , May 22

Peak summer holiday crowds were badly hit by the ongoing 24-hour agitation by Gujjars in Kota division of Rajasthan with scores of train services disrupted, a Western Railway official said here on Friday.