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Kerala Congress chief VM Sudheeran steps down citing ill health

Kerala Congress chief VM Sudheeran steps down citing ill health

KPCC president V.M. Sudheeran’s sudden resignation announcement that took everyone by surprise has put the Congress leadership in turmoil. If sources are to be believed, the appointment of a new person is likely to take time. A decision will be taken after Congress president Sonia …

Again ‘Kiss of Love’ protest to be relaunched at Marine Drive in Kochi today

Again ‘Kiss of Love’ protest to be relaunched at Marine Drive in Kochi today

Three years after the ‘Kiss of Love’ protest took birth at Marine Drive in Kochi, its organizers announced that they are relaunching the stir Thursday. The decision came after a group of Shiv Sena activists attacked young couples at Marine Drive and chased them away …

KCYM coordinator arrested for rape of minor in Wayanad

KCYM coordinator arrested for rape of minor in Wayanad

Shaming Kerala yet again, police arrested a youth for allegedly raping a 17­year­old girl at Panamaram in Wayanad Wednesday. The impregnated victim delivered a baby girl on December 28. Police arrested Sijo George, 23, who was the Mananthavady diocese’s coordinator of Kerala Catholic Youth Movement …

2 minors sexually assaulted in Aluva, 53-year-old held

2 minors sexually assaulted in Aluva, 53-year-old held

Two minor girls were sexually assaulted allegedly by their 53­year old neighbor at nearby Aluva and the man has been arrested, police said on Wednesday. The girls, who are sisters and aged three and seven, had been subjected to the sexual assault by Unni Thomas …

Minor girl raped by 66-year-old in Malappuram

Minor girl raped by 66-year-old in Malappuram

There seems to be no end to news of rape from Kerala. In a latest incident that surfaced Wednesday, a 66­year­old man was arrested for abusing a 7­year­old girl at Perinthalmanna in Malappuram. Kammali, a native of Paravakkal, Chakkingal Thodi, was arrested by the police. …

Keralite Muslim woman says she was not allowed to wear headscarf during PM Narendra Modi’s function

Keralite Muslim woman says she was not allowed to wear headscarf during PM Narendra Modi’s function

A woman civic body administrator from Kerala has alleged that she was not allowed to wear a headscarf during a function attended by prime minister Narendra Modi in Ahmedabad. Shaharbanath, president, Muppainad panchayat in Wayanad, said she had to face the ill­treatment when she was …

Sexual abuse: nab the culprits and nail the cops who can’t act

Sexual abuse: nab the culprits and nail the cops who can’t act

The way the Kerala police handled the death of a 11­year­old girl in Walayar in Palakkad, compared to the witch­hunt of rights activists and dissenting youth on the pretext of combating larger enemies such as Maoists, is a clear pointer to what’s wrong with the …