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Nov 04, 2016
Political killings in Kannur: Peace unlikely to stand a chance with sketchy leadership in KeralaNot many hope that the move initiated by Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to end the political violence in his home district of Kannur will bear fruits.
Nov 03, 2016
Kannur political killings: Flourishing 'party villages' lead to all kinds of malpracticesThe party dominance over some villages in Kannur has also been leading to several electoral malpractices.
Nov 02, 2016
History of political violence in Kerala's Kannur: Killings became endemic after RSS entered the frayThey fuelled relentless hostility leading to cycles of brutal killings and counter killings only in Kannur.
Nov 01, 2016
Political killings in Kannur: With corrupt cops and netas, settling scores is easy in this Kerala districtAccording to official sources, Kannur, Vijayan's home district, alone has reported as many as 301 incidents of political violence in the first four months of his tenure.
Oct 14, 2016
Kerala minister EP Jayarajan resigns: How his downfall is a blow for Pinarayi Vijayan govtThe resignation of Kerala sports and industries minister, EP Jayarajan, following charges of nepotism, is a major blow to the state's LDF government.
Oct 13, 2016
Kannur violence: SDPI activist hacked to death, third political killing in four daysFollowing the killings in Kannur, which are suspected to be politically motivated, BJP chief Amit Shah sought a CBI probe.
Feb 17, 2015
Govind Pansare regains consciousness but police still clueless about attackersVeteran CPI leader Govind Pansare, who was shot at by unidentified assailants here, regained consciousness on Tuesday and his condition is improving, doctors said even as police are searching for clues to track down the culprits.
Sep 26, 2014
BJP-CPM killings: The story of blood and gore which scripted Kerala's politicsThe killing of RSS functionary E Manoj was not an isolated incident. Political killings, apparently, form a part of the folklore in this volatile region.
Sep 08, 2014
RSS leader's murder in Kannur: Witness identifies CPI(M) activist, CBI to probe caseA team of the Kerala Police crime branch on Monday morning recorded the statement of survivor Pramod, who is admitted to the Medical College Hospital here.
Sep 04, 2014
Hindu leaders should have guns: Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod MuthalikMuthalik on Wednesday said he would submit a memorandum to PM Modi highlighting the need for providing licences for firerams to leaders of of Hindu outfits