Kerala

15–yr-old Kerala girl murdered and buried by stalker, cops arrest accused

The girl went missing on Thursday and the body was found in a plantain garden on Saturday.

Kerala court rejects K Surendran’s plea to visit Sabarimala for Makaravilakku festival

The Ranni court rejected the plea citing that the circumstances that necessitated his bail conditions, which included that he must not enter Pathanamthitta district, remained in place.

Syro Malabar Church issues new 'guidelines' to curb nuns, priests asking for justice

The Syro Malabar church synod also decided to take action against media outlets that portrayed nuns and priests badly.

‘My life will be in danger’: Rape-survivor nun tells CM as other nuns are transferred

The survivor nun and the four fellow nuns wrote a letter to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to intervene in the matter and consider their safety.

Two women who unsuccessfully attempted to enter Sabarimala sent back again

The two women, Shanila and Reshma, both aged under 50, held talks with the police for about half an hour at Nilakkal but were asked to return.

Several older women, and some men on Kerala govt’s ‘under 50’ Sabarimala list in SC

The Government had said before the SC that 51 women below the age of 50 had visited Sabarimala this season.

Kerala special education school staff, parents protest for free education, higher wages

Special education school staff and association members went on strike between 10 AM and 1 PM on Thursday afternoon, and marched to the district Collectorate office in 14 districts to hand over a memorandum.

Kerala Orthodox-Jacobite spat: Mannamangalam church hit by violence, 35 booked

Reports say Orthodox church Metropolitan Yuhanon Mar Meletios is the first accused in the case, and many priests have also been named as accused.

12 years after rape-murder of mother-daughter in Kerala, rapist gets convicted

In 2007, the two accused raped the mother and daughter, murdered and raped their bodies, all in the presence of latter's seven-month-old child.

At least 51 women under the age of 50 have entered Sabarimala, says Kerala govt

The information was released on the basis of digitised records of people who have entered Sabarimala in this season.