Fraud allegations against Kerala CPI-M leader's son triggers controversy

Thiruvananthapuram , Jan 24

A media report on alleged fraud committed by a top CPI-M leader's son triggered a major controversy in Kerala, with the Congress-led opposition demanding that Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan or the CPI-M leadership respond to the allegations, even as the ruling Left party denied there had been any wrongdoing.

Kerala Model needed to upgrade rural living standards

Kochi , Jan 23

There should be a 'Kerala Model' in introducing technology-driven projects to upgrade the living standards of the rural community in the state, Manju Sharma, former Union Secretary of Department of Biotechnology (DBT), said on Tuesday.

ISL: Pune eye top spot against Jamshedpur

Pune , Jan 23

FC Pune City have a chance to move to the top of the table in the Indian Super League (ISL) should they manage to defeat Jamshedpur FC at the Shri Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex Stadium here on Wednesday.

'Karwaan' to release on June 1

Mumbai , Jan 23

Ronnie Screwvala's movie "Karwaan", starring Irrfan Khan, Dulquer Salmaan and Mithila Palkar, is set for release on June 1.

Probe criminal dimension, not Hadiya's marriage: SC to NIA

New Delhi , Jan 23

The Supreme Court on Tuesday permitted the NIA to continue its probe into any criminality in the marriage of Hadiya, a Hindu woman from Kerala who converted to Islam, with Shafin Jahan but not intrude into their marriage.