SANTOSH KUMAR

santosh

Kannur twin murders: CPM blood is thicker for Kerala Chief Minister

It is time someone told the Marxist Chief Minister of Kerala, Pinarayi Vijayan that he was no longer the state...

p1

Policing is about politics in Kerala

The intelligence wing has submitted evidences of the police association meetings being used as ‘a platform to discuss politics’, where...

p1

Post tourist’s rape and murder, Kerala minister finds human right commission inhuman

A week after Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan charged the human rights commission with “politicising” the death of a 26-year-old...

sreejit

After 15 days, Kerala CM says rights panel politicising custody death of Sreejith

The cold-blooded murder of Sreejith—father of a three-year-old girl—belonging to Varappuzha in Kochi, on 9 April, has raised questions as...

kerala bandh

Who was responsible for the hartal that stunned Kerala?

Even as the police is in the dark over the instigators behind the hartal, it is somewhat clear that the...

photo 2

Tripura shadow looms as CPM readies for bypoll in Kerala

With the Congress in a shambles in the state, political pundits see a direct fight between the CPM and BJP...

Suresh Keezhattoor

CPM gears up to counter renewed struggle by farmers in Kannur

Farmers’ resistance against acquisition of agricultural land has assumed larger connotations, with Congress, Muslim League and AIYF joining hands with...

Another CBI probe makes Kerala CPM see red

In yet another body blow to the Left Front government and CPM, the Kerala High Court this week handed over...

Kerala debates child torture in Attukal temple ritual

The Pongala, a sort of annual offering at the Bhagavathi temple in Attukal, 3 km off Kerala’s state capital Thiruvananthapuram,...

Amid political murders, Jayarajan’s grip on Kannur remains firm

Ten days after the gruesome murder of a Youth Congress leader by alleged CPM cadre, yet another all-party peace meeting...

Congress, BJP slam CPM’s Kerala ‘murder politics’

It is only one-and-a-half months into the New Year, and Kannur in Kerala has kept its date with murder politics....

In Kerala, five-star Marxism marches on

The CPM-led Left Front government in Kerala seems to be courting one controversy after another in quick succession, involving businessmen...

Godless CPM exerts control over Kerala temples

The Kerala Left Front government’s decision to cut short the tenure of Travancore Devaswom Board president Prayar Gopalakrishnan was largely...

BJP targets CPM’s double standards in Kerala

The Kerala BJP leadership, which came under severe criticism within the party for its “under performance” in the Vengara byelection,...

BJP rally on Kerala killings gets CBI to act

Even as BJP’s Janaraksha Yatra, a mission to highlight the ongoing murder of party and RSS workers in Kerala by...

Will CBI bell the cat in Kerala?

Politically motivated or not, the Central Bureau of Investigation, by naming a prominent CPM leader as “principal conspirator” in the...

Lavalin relief will not end LDF corruption woes

The clean chit given by the Kerala High Court to state Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in the SNC Lavalin case,...

CPM, BJP must ensure peace in Kerala

The high-voltage drama enacted during the election of Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s political secretary Ahmed Patel to the Rajya Sabha...

Kerala BJP in doldrums after graft charge

Even as the Bharatiya Janata Party in Kerala is poised to launch an ambitious “mass contact” programme beginning 1 August,...

Kerala filmdom’s real-life drama takes a reel twist

The case of the abduction and molestation of a leading Malayalam actress last February is turning curiouser and curiouser. The...

The Left is divided in Kerala

If the Congress-led United Democratic Front government of Kerala was plagued by inter-party tussles during its tenure, the present Left...

BJP’s Mission 11 about to start in Kerala

“Mission 11”, the Bharatiya Janata Party’s ambitious plan to conquer Kerala in the general elections of 2019, will be formally...

Kannur sees another RSS man murdered, Vijayan feels the heat

The murder of yet another Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh mandal karyavahak in Kannur, ninth since the Left Democratic Front came to...

Senkumar back as DGP, courtesy SC

It is an irony that the Supreme Court had to step in to set things right in a state where...