Row over Kerala BJP chief's name on foundation stone

Thiruvananthapuram , Sep 1

A controversy broke out on Tuesday as Kerala legislators found the name of state BJP chief figured prominently on the foundation stone of a road project here and protested. The BJP however dismissed the issue as trivial.

Murder cases that hogged media headlines

New Delhi

The Sheena Bora murder case has hogged media headlines and consequent public attention for the last 10 days. With new twists in the case with each passing day, the country has been rivetted to a story of personal ambition and family intrigues. In the past, there have been similar high-profile murder cases that caught people's attention due to involvement of high-profile people or simply the severity of crime:

Kerala: Liquor sales down, beer sales up

Thiruvananthapuram , Sep 1

With the Kerala government enforcing its new liquor policy from the current fiscal that began April 1, the sales of liquor have come down while that of beer have gone up.

13 held guilty for Paul Muthoot murder

Thiruvananthapuram , Sep 1

A special CBI court here on Tuesday pronounced 13 accused guilty for the 2009 murder of Paul Muthoot George, who was stabbed to death.

Nine get life imprisonment for Paul Muthoot murder

Thiruvananthapuram , Sep 1

A special CBI court here on Tuesday sentenced nine of the 13 people convicted for the 2009 murder of Paul Muthoot George to life imprisonment and the remaining four to three-year jail terms.

Sabarimala to get national pilgrimage status

Aranmula (Kerala) , Aug 31

The Sabarimala temple will shortly get the status of a national pilgrimage centre, central Culture and Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma said here on Monday.