Kerala feared to become a place of sex…

As the people and authorities in Kerala enjoy a spurt in tourists arrival, there are many sections who are worried about the growing sex-trade in the State. It has been noticed that several young children…

Govt plan silent on `fundamental aspect,' ( Narendran)

KOCHI: K. K. Narendran, who headed the three-man commission of enquiry that found huge shortage in Backward Class representation in the Kerala Government services in 2001, feels that the measures announced by the Chief Minister…

'Government has failed to check spread of communalism'

Prominent social activists and scholars criticise Congress and its allies NEW DELHI: Expressing their disquiet over "failure of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government at the Centre to check spread of communalism in society", prominent…

Women groups up in arms over `gang rape'

Alleged assault on Aanganwadi worker sounds like a repeat of Bhanwari Devi over a decade back JAIPUR: Women's organizations in Rajasthan are up in arms against the alleged gang rape of a Sahayogini, an Aanganwadi…

Constable suspended

The SP Rural has suspended a constable attached to the Kallambalam police station on the charge of drunken misbehaviour. The police identified the suspended official as Venugopal. -------------------------------------------------- Youth accused in several criminal cases arrested…

Handicapped certificates

BALASORE, Jan. 25. — A man Padmalochan Behera was arrested by Town police from the district hospital campus today while he was collecting money from people on the false assurance for issue of handicap certificate.…