Lucy Kalapura says her book is an attempt at a fair criticism of the church based on facts. “I am just playing the role of whistleblower.”
The preventable death of a 10-year-old student has sparked outrage against institutional failures in a state revered for high standards.
Kanakadurga, one of the first two women to enter Sabarimala after SC's 2018 verdict, is now at the centre of a social media misinformation campaign in Kerala.
As the BJP prepares to ambush Pinarayi Vijayan's government, the CPI(M) isn’t prepared to weather the storm as party leaders are split on whether women should be allowed inside Sabarimala.
Several CPI(M) leaders and cadre have joined protests after two students were arrested for distributing pamphlets criticising the encounter killing of four suspected Maoists.
Activists, opposition leaders allege that the police and prosecution colluded to help the men accused of the sexual assault and murder of two Dalit sisters.
While the BJP seems to have lost the momentum it had built around the issue, activists say people have begun accepting the entry of women into the temple.
While the government has ordered the closure of hundreds of quarries and warned against illegal construction, experts say the bigger villain is climate change.
Just a few weeks ago, Malayalis were wondering if they would face a water shortage, given the scanty monsoon rainfall since 1 June. Now that doubt has turned to fear again.
As the case against Franco Mulakkal drags on, the six nuns who shook the powerful Catholic Church say they have been isolated from the world and their community.
The attack on SFI activist Akhil by his own comrades in University College has left the Pinarayi Vijayan government on the backfoot and put a spotlight on student politics in the state.
Rajkumar’s killing — reportedly the eighth custodial death in the state since May 2016, when the Pinarayi Vijayan-led LDF government came to power — has set off a political storm in Kerala.
After being expelled from both the CPI(M) and Congress for praising Modi, AP Abdullakutty is ready to join the BJP. But why now?
The login ID and password of the scheme’s nodal officer had been shared with all the staff of the health department, meaning that anyone could log in to access and even alter the information.
"Those ruling Kerala didn’t get Kerala. Those ruling India also didn’t get Kerala. And those who got Kerala can rule neither Kerala nor India."
With the constituency standing clearly with Shashi Tharoor, BJP’s hope of winning its first ever Lok Sabha seat in Kerala were dashed.
Political observers think there was a massive minority vote consolidation behind the Congress-led UDF, affecting both BJP and the Left.
The state’s BJP leaders are taking their cues from Narendra Modi and Amit Shah to make poisonous statements that their Left, Congress rivals are struggling to respond to.
The party has pulled out all stops in two constituencies in Kerala—one is Pathanamthitta, where Sabarimala is located.
It is not unusual for a state’s float design to be turned down, but the move to exclude Kerala hit headlines due to the Sabarimala controversy.