HC notice to Tharoor

Kochi: An election petition against Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor was accepted in the file by the Kerala High court. The petition alleged that Shashi Tharoor had misled the voters by suppressing facts when filing his nomination. The HC had sought explanantion from Tharoor regarding this.

Pay more to go via Paliyekkara

Kochi: Toll charges on the Edapally-Paliyekkara National Highway has been revised again by Rs 5 to Rs 100 for light vehicles like jeeps and cars. But the charges to one side remain the same at Rs 65. The monthly pass for vehicles plying on the route will now be 2005, up by Rs 115. Toll charges for ..

Tirurangadi Bappu Musliyar no more

Malappuram: All Kerala Jamiyyathul Ulama Kendra musavara member and religious scholar Tirurangadi Bappu Musliyar (84) passed away here on Thursday morning. He is also the president of Hidayath swibiyan sangham. Known as Busoori of Kerala, Bappu Musliyar was an Arabic language expert and also a poet. His ..

Italian marines case: Court to hear case on August 27

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday fixed August 27 for hearing the case involving two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast in 2012. The matter came up for hearing before Additional Sessions Judge Reetesh Singh who asked the investigating officer of the case ..

Tragic accident claims a life

Kollam: A 23-year-old woman, who was riding pillion with her mother on a two-wheeler, was run over by a private bus. The victim has been identified as Neenu belonging to N N Dayle in Tirumullavaram and an employee of Kollam Water Authority. She is the daughter of late Benzi and Maniben Lawrence. The ..