October 28, 2021 02:07 (IST)
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Rape accused cannot escape conviction citing victim's easy virtue, sex life: Kerala High Court

Thiruvananthapuram/IBNS: A woman or girl's easy virtue or habituation to sexual intercourse cannot be the ground to absolve a rapist of the crime, especially when her perpetrator is her father who is expected to be the “fortress and refuge” of his daughter, the Kerala High Court has said while convicting a man for repeatedly raping his daughter which also resulted in her becoming pregnant.

At least 21 killed as heavy rains lash Kerala; rescue ops continue

Heavy rains have devastated parts of Kerala, triggering landslides in Idukki and Kottayam districts and killing at least 21 people.

Centre will provide all possible support to Kerala: Amit Shah

Thiruvananthapuram/UNI: The Central government will provide all possible support to Kerala experiencing incessant rains and floods, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said on Sunday.

At least 11 killed as heavy rains trigger landslides in Kerala, rescue ops on

New Delhi/IBNS: At least 11 people have been killed in Kerala as heavy rains triggered landslides in Idukki and Kottayam districts, media reports said on Sunday.

Five killed as heavy rains flood roads, trigger landslides in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram/IBNS: Heavy rains have devastated parts of Kerala, triggering landslides in Idukki and Kottayam districts and killing at least five people.

Sabarimala temple to reopen for ‘Thula Masam' poojas

The Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple will reopen on October 16 at 5 pm for ‘Thula Masam' poojas but the devotees will be allowed entry into the temple tomorrow, October 17 from 5 am, according to media reports.

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra detention: Congress MLAs stage dharna in front of Kerala Raj Bhavan

Thiruvananthapuram/UNI: Congress MLAs led by Opposition leader VD Satheesan staged a Dharna in front of the Kerala Raj Bhavan in protest against the detention and manhandling of party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi in Sitapur, when she was on her way to meet victims in Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh on Monday where four farmers were killed on Sunday.

Kerala to impose special intensified stringent lockdown restrictions

Thiruvananthapuram/UNI: Kerala will impose special intensified stringent COVID lockdown restrictions in the urban and panchayat wards, with critical spread of WIPR (Weekly Infection Population Ratio), which is above 10.

Kanhaiya Kumar will not leave CPI: Kerala Left leader Rajendran

Thiruvananthapuram/UNI: CPI leader and former JNU Students Union President Kanhaiya Kumar will not leave the party though a section of media is propagating false news in this regard, CPI Kerala Unit Secretary Kanam Rajendran said on Friday.

Kerala BJP writes to Home Ministry seeking protection for Pala Bishop over ‘narcotics jihad’ remark

Thiruvananthapuram/IBNS: The Kerala BJP has written to Home Minister Amit Shah, seeking protection for Pala Bishop Joseph Kallarangatt, who they alleged was being threatened by a group of extremists for his 'narcotics jihad' comment, according to media reports.

Thiruvananthapuram: Russian nationals in Kerala vote in the Russian Parliament Election

Thiruvananthapuram/UNI: Russian Nationals cast their votes at a polling booth in Kerala Capital on Sunday as part of the Russian Parliament Election.

NIA files charge sheet against three accused in ISIS Kerala module case

New Delhi/IBNS: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday filed a charge sheet against three accused in the Islamic State Kerala module case, officials said.

Despite rising COVID-19 cases, Kerala, Maharashtra rule out statewide lockdown

Thiruvananthapuram/Mumbai/IBNS: Kerala and Maharashtra, the two states reporting highest number of COVID-19 cases in the country, have ruled out the imposition of a statewide lockdown, media reports said.

NIA arrests two women from Kerala's Kannur for ISIS links

Kannur/Kerala/IBNS: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday nabbed two women from Kerala's Kannur for allegedly propagating Islamic State (ISIS) ideology on various social media platforms, officials said.

Kerala COVID-19 situation 'worrying': Congress MP Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi/IBNS: Congress Lok Sabha MP from Kerala's Wayanad, Rahul Gandhi, Friday termed the rising cases of COVID-19 in the southern state as "worrying".