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Don't post video of children, urges NCPCR after viral clip of kid raising provocative slogans at PFI rally in Kerala
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Don't post video of children, urges NCPCR after viral clip of kid raising provocative slogans at PFI rally in Kerala

Kerala Police has registered a case under Section 153A of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and taken a person into custody for his alleged involvement in the incident in Kerala's Alappuzha

Kerala Police bust partner swapping network: From members to social media networks used, all you need to know
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Kerala Police bust partner swapping network: From members to social media networks used, all you need to know

The Kerala Police arrested seven people and have another 25 under observation after a woman’s complaint against her husband led to the discovery of this group

Kerala: Mother elephant, calf barge into police station; watch what happens next
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Kerala: Mother elephant, calf barge into police station; watch what happens next

In the video clip, the mother tusker and her calf can be seen peeking into the police station and knocking on the iron grill gate

Watch: Kerala police tries to reconstruct woman’s murder using cobra and dummy
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Watch: Kerala police tries to reconstruct woman’s murder using cobra and dummy

A 25-year-old woman was allegedly murdered in May 2020 by her husband, with a cobra. Her husband gave her sleeping pills before planting a cobra to bite and kill her

'Need to reform marriage system', says Pinarayi Vijayan as Kerala mulls helpline for dowry harassment after woman's death
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'Need to reform marriage system', says Pinarayi Vijayan as Kerala mulls helpline for dowry harassment after woman's death

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, strongly condemning the incident, urged the public to take an 'uncompromising stand' against the archaic practice of dowry

Kerala woman found hanging day after she complained of domestic harassment in Kollam district
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Kerala woman found hanging day after she complained of domestic harassment in Kollam district

Based on media reports, the Kerala Women's Commission registered a suo motu case and sought a report from the police

Kerala Police book ED officials for 'forcing' Swapna Sunesh to name CM in gold smuggling case
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Kerala Police book ED officials for 'forcing' Swapna Sunesh to name CM in gold smuggling case

The case was registered two days ago on the basis of a report filed by the Crime Branch team which has been probing the leak of a voice clip, purportedly belonging to Suresh, police said

Catholic priest, nun sentenced to life in Sister Abhaya murder case; duo to serve seven years for evidence tampering
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Catholic priest, nun sentenced to life in Sister Abhaya murder case; duo to serve seven years for evidence tampering

The court, on Tuesday, had found the two guilty of the murder of Sister Abhaya, who was found dead in a well in St Pius Convent in Kottayam in Kerala in 1992

'Rising trend of powerful men seeking gag orders': Read NWMI's statement on muzzling of media in cases of sexual assault, harassment
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'Rising trend of powerful men seeking gag orders': Read NWMI's statement on muzzling of media in cases of sexual assault, harassment

In the context of rape in particular, the trend of the accused seeking to prevent the media from covering trials presents a unique challenge for media reportage.

Kerala gold smuggling case: NIA arrests four more suspects, seizes digital devices and 'incriminating documents'
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Kerala gold smuggling case: NIA arrests four more suspects, seizes digital devices and 'incriminating documents'

Searches were carried out at the residences of four accused in six locations in Malappuram and Kozhikode districts on Friday

Kerala gold smuggling case: NIA arrests six more people, conducts searches at 6 locations across state
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Kerala gold smuggling case: NIA arrests six more people, conducts searches at 6 locations across state

NIA has so far arrested 10 people in the case of smuggling of gold through diplomatic baggage addressed to the UAE consulate in Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala Police files FIR against Zee News editor Sudhir Chaudhary for broadcasting 'Jihad flowchart', offending sentiments of Muslims
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Kerala Police files FIR against Zee News editor Sudhir Chaudhary for broadcasting 'Jihad flowchart', offending sentiments of Muslims

The Kerala Police has filed an FIR against Zee News editor Sudhir Chaudhary for 'offending religious beliefs' on his TV show DNA via a specious chart where he schooled his viewers on different forms of Jihad

Coronavirus Outbreak: Malayalam actor Nedumudi Venu’s song on COVID-19 goes viral after Kerala Police shares it
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Malayalam actor Nedumudi Venu’s song on COVID-19 goes viral after Kerala Police shares it

Nedumudi Venu’s video shows how healthcare workers are working round the clock to ensure proper treatment for coronavirus patients

Govt orders probe into deaths of three inmates at Kerala rehabilitation centre within a week; locals says residents were tortured at facility
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Govt orders probe into deaths of three inmates at Kerala rehabilitation centre within a week; locals says residents were tortured at facility

Three inmates at a nearby private rehabilitation centre died in a week, sparking protests, following which the Kerala government has ordered an inquiry

Walayar rape and murder: Kerala Police ignored crucial eyewitness accounts in FIR, claim parents; ask if accused acquitted due to CPM affiliation
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Walayar rape and murder: Kerala Police ignored crucial eyewitness accounts in FIR, claim parents; ask if accused acquitted due to CPM affiliation

Kerala: The father said that the most important details were not on record. 'The children didn't commit suicide. There was no reason for them to commit suicide, when this happened my elder daughter was getting ready to take a bath and had kept her clothes in the bathroom. She had washed her siblings' clothes too. This is when the murder happened. Younger daughter informed the police that she had seen two people leaving the house, but still these details were not taken on record. This is why she was also killed. Even if she put two three chairs, she can't reach the ceiling. She is a short girl. It is difficult even for me to reach the ceiling from the cot,' he said.

Four arrested for blocking Michael Levitt’s houseboat in Kerala on day of Bharat Bandh; Nobel laureate fears India is ‘sinking into lawlessness'
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Four arrested for blocking Michael Levitt’s houseboat in Kerala on day of Bharat Bandh; Nobel laureate fears India is ‘sinking into lawlessness'

Four people were arrested in Kerala for blocking the houseboat carrying Nobel laureate Michael Levitt in the backwaters during the nation-wide strike against the Centre's anti-labour policies

Kerala cabinet gives in principle approval for Rs 1.3 crore compensation to ex-ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan
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Kerala cabinet gives in principle approval for Rs 1.3 crore compensation to ex-ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan

The Kerala government has in principle decided to give Rs 1.3 crore as compensation to former ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan, who was falsely implicated in the 1994 espionage case.

Kumbalangi Nights, Unda, Virus, Ishq: Best Malayalam films of 2019 so far have celebrated big and small stars
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Kumbalangi Nights, Unda, Virus, Ishq: Best Malayalam films of 2019 so far have celebrated big and small stars

While Prithviraj Sakumaran's directorial debut Lucifer already garnered Rs 200 crore, smaller films like Kumbalangi Nights also made a mark.

Kerala govt directs Lalithakala Akademi to review award for cartoon on rape-accused bishop; move may be aimed at placating Church
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Kerala govt directs Lalithakala Akademi to review award for cartoon on rape-accused bishop; move may be aimed at placating Church

The Kerala government directed the state-run Lalithakala Academy to review its decision to select a cartoon depicting rape-accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal as a rooster.

Facebook rewards Kerala student for reporting, suggesting fix for severe WhatsApp bug
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Facebook rewards Kerala student for reporting, suggesting fix for severe WhatsApp bug

The bug allowed people to completely remove a user's files on WhatsApp without the knowledge of the user.