Raj Shankar

Shankar Raj is a senior journalist with more than 30 years experience, mostly with The Indian Express and The New Indian Express. He was the Editor for Karnataka and Kerala editions of The New Indian Express, and former Managing Editor of the Nyusu Digital Media P Ltd. Bengaluru.

Kerala Floods Tragedy Unfolds: Bodies Start Floating

Magnitude of the tragedy in Kerala is slowly unfolding as bodies of people who were not rescued have started floating. Thiruvananthapuram: The tragedy caused by massive floods across Kerala has...

Tip-Off From Karnataka Led to Arrest of Dabholkar’s Killer

It was Karnataka special investigation team’s tip off that led to arrest of Sachin Andure, the alleged shooter of Dabholkar. Pune/Bengaluru: It was just a few phone numbers that Karnataka...

Kerala Floods: Time to Call in Army For Rescue

The need of the hour is to hand over the rescue and relief operations to the Armed forces under a central command. Kochi: With hundreds still waiting to be rescued...

With Roads Under Water, Kerala Runs Out of Boats

In a land known for its boats, Kerala is today staring at a scenario of lack of enough boats for flood relief operations. Kochi: With all major roads under water,...

Kerala In Grip of Fear As Mullaperiyar Dam Fills Up

Shutters of the Mullaperiyar dam will have to be opened as water has touched the Full Reservoir Level of 142 feet. Kochi: Mullaperiyar Dam, the massive mud dam built by...

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Google to invest Rs 75,000 crore to boost digitisation in India

The investment will focus on four areas important to India’s digitisation– first enabling affordable access to information to every Indian in...

SC upholds the right of Travancore royal family in administration of Padmanabhaswamy Temple

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the rights of Travancore royal family in administration of historic Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Kerala

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News Time Now Sunday Special By Ravi V S Long before the advent of modern cinematographic techniques involving...

Encounter Cops Are New Executioners of Justice

It comes as no surprise to a few that Vikas Dubey, the dreaded gangster, was killed in an encounter near Kanpur by...

Kerala’s Gold Smuggling- Open Chat with Senior Journalist Shankar Raj

What is Kerala's gold smuggling scam? In a major haul of gold smuggled into Kerala customs officers at...