G Karthikeyan

Congress candidate in Kerala dedicates win to late father

Congress candidate KA Sabarinathan who on Tuesday won the Aruvikara Assembly seat by over 10,000 votes dedicated the win to his late father.

Jun 30, 2015, 12:41 PM IST

Kerala by-election: Heavy polling in Aruvikkara despite rains

Despite heavy rains, an estimated 74.4 percent turnout was on Saturday recorded for the bypoll for Aruvikkara assembly where Kerala's ruling Congress-led UDF and opposition CPI(M)-headed LDF are locked in a stiff contest.

Jun 27, 2015, 09:09 AM IST

It's politics that matters, not sympathy: CPI-M candidate

 It`s politics that matters and not sympathy, Left Front candidate M Vijayakumar said on Sunday on a by-election necessiated by the death of Kerala assembly speaker G Karthikeyan.

May 31, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

Congress to field Karthikeyan's son in Kerala bypoll

After hectic parleys at all levels in the Congress in Kerala, the party has decided to field KS Sabarinathan for the June 27th by-election for Aruvikara assembly constituency in the capital district. He is the younger son of late assembly speaker G Karthikeyan, whose death in March this year necessitated the bypoll.

May 30, 2015, 15:05 PM IST

Kerala Assembly pays glowing tributes to Karthikeyan

 Kerala Assembly today paid tribute to Speaker G Karthikeyan, who passed away two days ago.

Mar 09, 2015, 12:52 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee condoles passing away of G Karthikeyan

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday condoled the passing away of G Karthikeyan, Speaker of the Kerala Legislative Assembly.

Mar 07, 2015, 21:06 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi wishes good health to SP supremo Mulayam Singh

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday sent a get well soon message to SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav, but the party had no clue where the Gandhi scion is following his break from the budget session of parliament.

Mar 07, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

Sonia, Rahul condole G Karthikeyan's demise

 Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday led the party in condoling the death of Kerala assembly speaker G. Karthikeyan.

Mar 07, 2015, 17:06 PM IST

Kerala Assembly Speaker G Karthikeyan passes away

Kerala Assembly Speaker and former two-time minister in the AK Antony cabinet, G Karthikeyan passed away following multi-organ failure at a hospital in Bengaluru on Saturday morning.

Mar 07, 2015, 12:52 PM IST

Kerala Speaker G Karthikeyan unwell

The health of Kerala Speaker G Karthikeyan, who is undergoing treatment of the liver at a hospital in Bengaluru, has taken a turn for the worse and is now serious, a source said on Friday.

Feb 27, 2015, 11:36 AM IST

Kerala Speaker`s move revives factional trends in Congress

The move by state Assembly Speaker G Karthikeyan to quit his post eyeing to return to active politics has revived dormant factional trends in Congress in Kerala with a section in the party averse to the idea of possible cabinet reshuffle to accommodate him.

Jul 19, 2014, 23:29 PM IST

Kerala Speaker wants to step down in Chandy Cabinet rejig

The Kerala cabinet rejig got a boost Friday when Speaker G Karthikeyan expressed his desire to step down for returning to active politics.

Jul 18, 2014, 14:08 PM IST

Kerala Assembly to install new jammer to block cell phones

Kerala Speaker G Karthikeyan Friday said things have changed with the advent of 3G technology and mobiles were active inside the state assembly.

Jun 13, 2014, 14:52 PM IST

Kerala Assembly Speaker expects more sittings

With the Kerala Assembly witnessing its lowest ever sittings last year, Speaker G Karthikeyan Friday expressed hope that the next session, starting Monday, would have more sittings as all parties agreed to cooperate.

Jun 06, 2014, 14:03 PM IST

LDF walkout in Kerala Assembly over LPG price

CPI(M)-led LDF opposition on Monday staged a walkout in the Kerala Assembly accusing the UDF government of taking lightly the severe hardship caused to people by hike in LPG prices and insistence on Aadhaar-linkage of subsidised cooking gas for household consumers.

Jan 06, 2014, 12:12 PM IST

Kerala Speaker sad over year of least sittings

Kerala assembly Speaker G Karthikeyan said on Friday that he was deeply saddened that in the year 2013, the house saw only 37 sittings. And even in those few sittings, there were uproarious scenes on many days.

Dec 27, 2013, 15:50 PM IST

Speaker`s prior permission not needed in arresting any MLA: Kerala Speaker

Prior permission of the Speaker is not needed in arresting any MLAs, Kerala Assembly Speaker G Karthikeyan said on Wednesday.

Oct 30, 2013, 16:32 PM IST

‘Steps taken to tackle spread of fever in Kerala’

With Kerala assembly Speaker G Karthikeyan too down with fever,govt has moved to ensure more supply of medicines and doctors in hospitals.

Jun 21, 2012, 12:32 PM IST

Legislator brings used grenades to Kerala assembly

Jayarajan raised security concern in Kerala Assembly when he presented 2 used grenades while proving motion of police brutality against students.

Jun 18, 2012, 13:32 PM IST

Kerala House adjourned over murder controversy

Kerala assembly was disrupted as opposition Left legislators demanded arrest of IUML legislator PK Basheer after he was named in a twin murder case.

Jun 13, 2012, 13:05 PM IST