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Kerala News

Court says Kevin was a victim of 'honour killing'

Kottayam: In a major development, an additional Sessions Court in Kottayam has agreed to consider the murder of Dalit Christian youth Kevin P. Joseph as an incident of ‘honour killing’, making it the first such case reported in Kerala.Pronouncing its order on a petition moved by Special Prosecutor C.S Ajayan, Additional Sessions Judge K.G Sanal Kumar directed to fast track the trial.

National News

GAIL fast tracks North East feeder gas pipeline project

New Delhi: GAIL (India) Limited today announced award of contract for the purchase of 616 km of line pipe worth Rs. 1,100 crore for the Barauni -Guwahati pipeline, putting on fast track project execution of the crucial 729 km feeder line linking North East India with the Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga pipeline network. The award of the contract will ensure commencement of spurline laying activities of the Barauni – Guwahati pipeline from December 2018. The under construction pipeline will connect the upcoming ‘Indradhanush’ gas grid network to the n

World News

Trump: End birthright citizenship for some US-born babies

Washington DC: President Donald Trump is intensifying his hardline immigration rhetoric heading into the midterm elections, declaring that he wants to order the end of the constitutional right to citizenship for babies of non-citizens and unauthorised immigrants born in the United States. Trump made the comments to "Axios on HBO" ahead of elections that he has sought to focus on his hardline immigration policies. Trump, seeking to energise his supporters and help Republicans keep control of Congress, has stoked anxiety about a caravan of Centr