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State urges Center to speed up steps to free Fr Tom Uzhunnalil

State urges Center to speed up steps to free Fr Tom Uzhunnalil

Kerala government on Thursday asked the Center to speed up efforts for the rescue of Kerala priest Tom Uzhunnalil, who has been abducted in war­torn Yemen in March, 2016 by IS terrorist. State minister for law A.K. Balan, replying to a submission in the assembly …

No administrative stalemate in Kerala: Pinarayi Vijayan

No administrative stalemate in Kerala: Pinarayi Vijayan

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday rejected the Congress­led UDF’s allegation that administration has come to a standstill due to strife between top officials in government. The opposition is trying to create ‘unnecessary’ problems on trivial issues, Pinarayi said in the state assembly. The …

Actress Bhavana attack: police find memory card from Pulsar Suni’s friend’s house

Actress Bhavana attack: police find memory card from Pulsar Suni’s friend’s house

A Kerala police team, investigating the recent assault on a popular Malayalam actress, Tuesday continued its collection of evidence with Pulsar Suni, the main accused in the case. The police retrieved a mobile phone’s memory card and SIM card from the house of Manu, Pulsar …

Disappointed with Sehwag, my cricket hero: Shashi Tharoor pens a sharp note

Disappointed with Sehwag, my cricket hero: Shashi Tharoor pens a sharp note

Amid a raging debate over Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur blaming war and not Pakistan for the death of her Army officer father in the Kargil war, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday voiced regret over cricketer Virender Sehwag’s move to “trivialise a serious issue …

Gurmehar Kaur row: Javed Akhtar’s ‘hardly literate’ jibe at Sehwag and Phogat adds new twist to drama

Gurmehar Kaur row: Javed Akhtar’s ‘hardly literate’ jibe at Sehwag and Phogat adds new twist to drama

Veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar Tuesday hit out at union minister Kiren Rijiju for his remark against Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur, calling it ‘grossly biased’. He also took a dig at cricketer Virender Sehwag and wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt, who trolled Kaur after her campaign ‘I …

Gurmehar Kaur row: Sehwag’s comment wrong, trivialises issues concerning war, says Shashi Tharoor

Gurmehar Kaur row: Sehwag’s comment wrong, trivialises issues concerning war, says Shashi Tharoor

A girl gives out her opinion on war, but digitally active literate Indians give her rape threats. A minister, meanwhile, wants to know who is ‘polluting’ her mind. Obviously, she’s just a pawn, he thinks; because how else would you justify the fact that a …

Oscars goof-up: From mistake to making up, here’s all that has happened so far

Oscars goof-up: From mistake to making up, here’s all that has happened so far

An accountant for the Academy Awards botched the meticulous procedure for announcing the Oscar for best picture when he handed victory to “La La Land” before declaring “Moonlight” the real winner, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) said on Monday. Accountant Brian Cullinan, who media reports said had been …