Chitra to move HC following omission from Indian squad for World …

Kochi: Kerala athlete P.U. Chitra, who has been omitted from the Indian squad for next month’s World Athletics Championships, will move the High Court challenging the decision of the Athletics Federation of India. Chitra, who won the 1,500m gold in the recent Asian Championships, is eligible to compete in the Worlds being the Asian champion. [...]

Car of MLA who helped assaulted actress found tampered with

KOCHI Congress’ Kerala legislator PT Thomas, who had been the first to rush to the aid of the abducted Malayalam film actress, on Monday complained to police that his vehicle was tampered with to cause him harm and sought a probe into it. In a related matter, actor Dileep’s bail plea was rejected by the [...]

Vow of poverty: An age-old tradition practiced by priests and nuns has been upended in Kerala

Bindu decided to become a nun when she was 16. Eleven years later, the day she turned 27, she decided she had had enough and left the order. “As I got older, I started to question, to reason,” she said. “I figured the best way for me was out.” But when she returned to her [...]

HC quashes the vigilance court directive to register case

KOCHI; The Kerala High Court on Monday quashed a Muvattupuzha Vigilance court directive to register a case against Inspector General of Police Manoj Abraham on a complaint accusing him of amassing wealth disproportionate to his known sources of income. The court while quashing the case directed the Vigilance Court to consider afresh the complaint against [...]

Malayalam Actress Assault: Kerala High Court Rejects Actor Dileep’s Bail Plea

The Kerala High Court on Monday rejected the bail plea of popular Malayalam actor Dileep, arrested for allegedly plotting the February 17 abduction and assault of a popular South Indian actress. Dismissing the bail application of the actor, Justice Sunil Thomas said the investigation in the case is progressing and the mobile phone, stated by [...]

Women employees can take child care leave as desired: Kerala HC …

Kochi: In a landmark judgment, the Kerala High Court has given a shot in the arm to workplace parity by ruling that the women in central government jobs can avail of child care leave (CCL) in parts or whole as desired. The 6th pay commission had granted 730 days of paid leave as CCL to [...]

Plea to vacate ban on nurses’ stir – The Hindu

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday adjourned to July 21 the hearing on a petition seeking to vacate an interim order prohibiting an indefinite strike planned by nurses in various private hospitals, demanding higher wages. The petition was filed by the United Nurses’ Association (UNA). When the petition came up for hearing, the State government [...]

Childcare leave can be taken at a stretch: Kerala HC – Times of India

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Dileep arrest: Kerala High Court reserves its verdict on the actor’s bail in Malayalam actress abduction case

Controversial Malayalam actor Dileep is having no luck when it comes to getting a reprieve in the Malayalam actress abduction case. After the local court of Anagamaly rejected his bail, he later moved his application to Kerala High Court. However the HC is deferring its verdict on his application, though his lawyer, Ramkumar, is insisting [...]

Kerala actress abduction case: HC defers verdict on Dileep’s bail plea

The Kerala High Court on Thursday said that it was reserving its verdict on Dileep’s bail plea in the Malayalam actress abduction case. Earlier this week, Dileep moved the Kerala High Court after his bail plea was rejected by a court in Angamaly last week. According to a report in Manorama Online, Dileep’s lawyer Ramkumar [...]

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