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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

Rafale probe will throw up names of Modi, Ambani: Rahul Gandhi

Kabirdham/Korba: A probe into the procurement of Rafale fighter jets from France would throw up names of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Anil Ambani, Congress president Rahul Gandhi said Wednesday. Addressing a campaign rally here for the second phase of Assembly polls, Gandhi also claimed the NDA government bought the planes at Rs 1,600 crore a piece as against the Rs 526 crore for each aircraft fixed by the Congress-led UPA government. Gandhi's comments came on a day the Supreme Court said a discussion on the pricing of the Rafale jets can

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