Achuthanandan

Achuthanandan demands white paper on Vizhinjam

There was something mysterious about the agreement for the project which was signed during the Congress led UDF government headed by Oommen Chandy, Achuthanandan said.

May 22, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Over 150 BJP workers detained as they protest in Delhi against party worker's murder in Kerala

Over 150 BJP workers detained as they protest in Delhi against party worker's murder in Kerala

A BJP worker died after he was allegedly hit by a brick following a clash during a victory rally by CPI(M) workers at Idavilangu in Kerala on Thursday.

May 22, 2016, 12:49 PM IST
Will drag Preeti Menon to court: Maharastra minister Eknath Khadse on 'links' with Dawood

Will drag Preeti Menon to court: Maharastra minister Eknath Khadse on 'links' with Dawood

Following the furore after Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Preeti Sharma Menon raised the issue of Maharashtra BJP minister Eknath Khadse being on the most dialled list of Mumbai underworld fugitive Dawood Ibrahim's international call list, the latter on Sunday asserted that he is all set to launch legal proceedings against her as her charges were false and baseless, as usual.

May 22, 2016, 12:09 PM IST
Pinarayi Vijayan to be sworn-in as Kerala CM on May 25

Pinarayi Vijayan to be sworn-in as Kerala CM on May 25

 Pinarayi Vijayan would be sworn-in as Kerala`s 22nd chief minister on May 25, in the state capital .

May 21, 2016, 11:25 AM IST

Achuthanandan is our Fidel Castro: Sitaram Yechury

Yechury said Achuthanandan, 92, was not given a second stint in view of his age and physical limitations.

May 20, 2016, 17:41 PM IST

Kerala Home Minister files petition against Achuthanandan

Chennithala in his petition submitted that the CPI-M leader's "baseless" allegation about corruption cases against him amounted to breach of code of conduct, election officials said.

Apr 30, 2016, 21:37 PM IST
Kerala CM Chandy files defamation case against Achuthanandan

Kerala CM Chandy files defamation case against Achuthanandan

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Thursday filed a Rs 1 lakh defamation case against CPI-M leader VS Achuthanandan after he said there were 136 cases of corruption against Chandy and his cabinet colleagues.

Apr 28, 2016, 23:21 PM IST
Kerala Assembly polls: Achuthanandan launches LDF campaign, attacks Chandy, BJP

Kerala Assembly polls: Achuthanandan launches LDF campaign, attacks Chandy, BJP

CPI(M) veteran VS Achuthanandan on Tuesday launched the LDF campaign for the upcoming Kerala Assembly polls with a scathing attack on UDF and BJP-BDJS combine.

Apr 05, 2016, 16:45 PM IST
Sit quiet or leave the House: Kerala Governor to CPI(M)-led LDF Opposition members

Sit quiet or leave the House: Kerala Governor to CPI(M)-led LDF Opposition members

Kerala Governor P Sathasivam described the 5-year-rule of Oommen Chandy government as the 'golden age of opportunities'. 

Feb 05, 2016, 15:18 PM IST

CPI-M politburo commission to look into Achuthanandan's 'acts'

The CPI-M has entrusted the job of looking into the acts of indiscipline done by the former Kerala chief minister V.S.Achuthanandan to the politburo commission which will be headed by former party general secretary Prakash Karat.

Jun 07, 2015, 22:20 PM IST

Arrest of ex-gunman: Achuthanandan demands CM's resignation

 CPI(M) veteran and Opposition leader V S Achuthanandan today demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in the wake of arrest of his former gunman in two land grabbing cases.

Jun 04, 2015, 19:54 PM IST

CPI-M asks Achuthanandan to behave

 The CPI-M on Thursday told its seniormost leader in Kerala, former chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan, not to do anything that shows the party and its leaders in poor light.

May 21, 2015, 21:15 PM IST

Achuthanandan cuts a lonely figure in CPI-M

Is the CPI-M boycotting veteran leader and former Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan?

Mar 01, 2015, 22:07 PM IST

Achuthanandan seeks probe against Kerala chief secretary

Former Kerala CM VS Achuthanandan Sunday sought PM Modi`s intervention in launching a probe against Kerala chief secretary`s alleged links with builders.

Jul 27, 2014, 21:02 PM IST

Achuthanandan seeks CBI probe against Chief Secretary

As an offshoot of the rift among a section of IAS officers in Kerala, opposition CPI-M leader V S Achuthananandan today raised allegations of suppression of assets by Chief Secretary E K Bharat Bhushan in the assembly.

Jun 24, 2014, 14:52 PM IST

Achuthanandan rejects Kejriwal`s invite to join AAP

CPI(M) stalwart VS Achuthanandan on Thursday rejected AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal`s invitation to him to join his party.

Feb 20, 2014, 20:43 PM IST

Achuthanandan`s comments `baseless, unwarranted`: CPI-M

CPI(M) termed as "baseless and unwarranted" comments by its senior leader V S Achuthanandan that the Left was defeated in 2011 Kerala Assembly polls due to lapses like "irrational" selection of candidates.

Oct 18, 2013, 16:37 PM IST

Arab wedding: Achuthanandan blames UDF govt circular on marriage age

CPI(M) blamed a circular issued by then Cong-led UDF govt as responsible for plight of a 17-year-old girl divorced by a UAE national in Kozhikode.

Aug 28, 2013, 22:38 PM IST

Achuthanandan gets Ali Hassan award

CPI(M) veteran and opposition leader V S Achuthanandan has been selected for the first Ali Hassan Memorial Samskarika Samithi award, instituted in memory of late MLA and Communist party leader A Ali Hassan.

Jul 19, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

Achuthanandan wants Chandy to return UN award

Kerala`s Opposition Leader VS Achuthanandan has said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy should return the United Nations award for public service.

Jul 02, 2013, 12:37 PM IST