Kerala

Kerala Adivasi man's death: 16 arrested, booked for murder

Those arrested have been charged under various sections of the IPC including murder.

Why is Malayalam film industry arm-twisting Mathrubhumi? Reasons behind the boycott

The Film Producers Council wants to boycott the group for negative movie reviews, but the reasons for boycott can be traced to the actor assault case.

'Kids Glove': Kerala police takes on cyber crime and drug abuse among children

The programme aims to spread awareness about cyber crime and drug abuse among young people as a state-wide initiative.

Kerala adivasi man's death: He was beaten up, reveals post-mortem report

Though initially a case of unnatural death was registered, it will now be a case of murder.

Mocking tribals to shaming their food and culture: Facebook group faces heat

Among the several posts the closed group Fan Fight Club (FFC) shares on a daily basis, many shame the tribal population and reek of racism.

‘Had to pay for hunger with his life’: Manju Warrier condemns killing of Adivasi man

Actors Manju Warrier and Jayasurya joined the list of voices criticising the assault of the Adivasi man in Attapadi.

Ground report: Why tribals in Attappady oppose take over of a temple by Devaswom Board

The Siva temple is said to be 300 years old. And the tribals say, they don’t want the Board to turn it into a temple that follows upper caste rituals.

‘Chooral muriyal’ ritual: Kerala police register FIR for defying court orders

The police officials have registered contempt of court cases against the temple authorities, the parents of kids and others who were part of the ritual.

‘Ask her to behave’: 15-yr-old assaulted for sister’s FB post challenging period taboo

The FB post by the 19-year-old woman was a take on the highly prevalent practice of women being barred from entering temples when they are menstruating.

Kerala adivasi man killing: Actor Mammootty, writer KR Meera condemn incident

Poverty is created by society and one who steals food shouldn’t be termed a thief, said actor Mammootty.