Anathalavattom, Elamarem to continue in CITU top brass

Palakkad:  Anathalavattom Anandan and Elamarem Kareem will continue to be CITU state president and general secretary respectively. Prominent leaders K N Raveendranath, M M Lawrence, P K Gurudasan, V V Saseendran, V S Mani, A K Narayanan, K M Sudhakaran and H S Potti have been excluded as office-bearers. Among them, K N Raveendranath, M [...]

Kochi abduction case: probe extended to former ACP

Kochi: The team probing the case pertaining to the abduction of a young entrepreneur in Kochi has extended their investigation to top police officials. The team has decided to interrogate Bijo Alexander, the former Assistant Commissioner of Police in Thrikkakara. Bijo Alexander, who has been placed under suspension in connection with a Vigilance case, is [...]

Jisha’s father moves court seeking further probe into murder

Kochi: Jisha’s father Paappu today moved the court seeking further probe into the murder of his daughter, an incident that shook the conscience of Kerala. The trial in the case is about to begin on Wednesday. Paappu submitted the petition at the Ernakulam Principal Sessions Court. The court accepted the petition and will be heard [...]

Jisha’s father moves court seeking further probe

Kochi: Jisha’s father Paappu today moved the court seeking further probe into the murder of his daughter, an incident that shook the conscience of Kerala. The trial in the case is about to begin on Wednesday. Paappu submitted the petition at the Ernakulam Principal Sessions Court. The court accepted the petition and will be heard [...]

Husted asks Supreme Court to deny paring back Ohio voting rules

Secretary of State Jon Husted asked the U.S. Supreme Court today to reject an 11th-hour attempt to relax Ohio voting rules. “The time has long since passed for Ohio to transition from election litigation to election administration,” state Solicitor Eric E. Murphy said in a 47-page brief on behalf of Husted. “A last-minute stay reinstating [...]

US Supreme Court Wants Government’s Take on Case Over Prince and ‘Dancing Baby’

The U.S. Supreme Court wants to hear more about the legal issues underpinning a dispute over a takedown notice sent to a mother who posted a 29-second video clip on YouTube of her toddler dancing to Prince’s 1984 hit, “Let’s Go Crazy.” The U.S. Supreme Court wants to hear more about the legal issues underpinning [...]

A Girl And Her Service Dog Head To The Supreme Court

Enlarge this image Ehlena Fry poses with her dog, Wonder. Courtesy ACLU hide caption toggle caption Courtesy ACLU Ehlena Fry poses with her dog, Wonder. Courtesy ACLU The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday takes up the case of a girl, her service dog and a school that barred the dog from its premises. Ehlena Fry [...]

Will Republicans Fight to Shrink the Supreme Court?

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in September. After the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, McConnell said Americans “should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court justice.” Credit Photograph by Bill Clark / CQ Roll Call / Getty In 1936, as President Franklin D. Roosevelt was campaigning for reëlection, the fate of [...]

Why have politicians and bureaucrats ganged up against Kerala’s vigilance department chief?

Hadi Teherani is best known for designing iconic buildings in Germany including the famous Dockland office in Hamburg and the Kranhaus in Cologne. But he’s also left his mark on the landscape of Abu Dhabi with the Zayed University, and has designed a luxury residence that will soon grace the skyline of Mumbai—Lodha Altamount. We [...]

Ted Cruz Knows Better Than to Suggest Shrinking the Supreme Court

Sen. Ted Cruz is never one to miss an opportunity to grab some headlines, and now he’s done it again by stating publicly that he thinks it would be just fine if the U.S. Supreme Court — which has had a vacancy since Justice Antonin Scalia died in February — continued to function with just [...]

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