K Karunakaran

AK Antony never wanted K Karunakaran to be removed in 1995: Congress leader

AK Antony never wanted K Karunakaran to be removed in 1995: Congress leader

 Kerala state unit Congress president MM Hassan on Saturday revealed that in 1995 AK Antony had asked some party leaders not to unseat then chief minister K Karunakaran.

Dec 23, 2017, 16:51 PM IST

Vizhinjam Port agreement not in favour of state: CAG

"The interests of state government were not protected adequately while drawing up the Concession Agreement", the report said in its conclusion.

May 23, 2017, 15:12 PM IST

Kerala assembly polls: Filing of nominations begins

Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, who has won every election he contested since 1970, will file his nomination papers in the Puthupally constituency in Kottayam on April 29 - the last date of filing nominations.

Apr 22, 2016, 20:08 PM IST

Kerala mulls naming Cochin airport after Karunakaran

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said the state government will put up a request in the next director board meeting to re-name the Cochin International Airport Limited after K Karunakaran.

Jul 16, 2014, 14:23 PM IST

Court rejects UDF Govt`s plea to end palmolein case

In setback to Congress-led UDF government in Kerala, Vigilance Court disallowed government from withdrawing palmolein import graft case dating to 1992 when Congress` K Karunakaran was Chief Minister.

Jan 10, 2014, 13:42 PM IST

Lack of resemblance: Artist to re-do face of Karunakaran statue

Amid criticism that the full-size bronze statue of former Kerala chief minister K Karunakaran, unveiled by President Pranab Mukherjee here recently, failed to depict the true profile of the late Congress veteran, the artist who made it has decided to re-do the face of the structure.

Dec 27, 2013, 12:02 PM IST

No shortcut for success in politics: President

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said there is no shortcut for success in politics other than total dedication to the service of the nation and the people.

Dec 20, 2013, 22:35 PM IST

Award winning film raises political row over Karun

The controversy over an award-winning Malayalam movie turned into a slanging match between the ruling UDF and the CPI-M.

Feb 25, 2013, 22:30 PM IST

Thrissur town hall named after K Karunakaran

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today unveiled a life-size bronze statue of veteran Congress leader and four-times chief minister K Karunakaran, who died in 2010.

Jan 09, 2013, 12:21 PM IST

ISRO spy case: Murali steps up pressure on Chandy for action

Cong leader K Muraleedharan said he would prove the "innocence" of his late father K Karunakaran, who was removed as CM in espionage scandal in 1995.

Oct 15, 2012, 13:21 PM IST

Karuanakaran`s absence a huge loss, says Muraleedharan

The absence of Congress veteran K Karunakaran in the campaigning is a huge loss to the Congress-led front in the poll-bound Kerala, his son K Muraleedharan said.

Apr 02, 2011, 16:31 PM IST

CVC Thomas to face trial in graft case

The chargesheet in the case was filed in 2000 against 7 Kerala govt officials, including Thomas.

Jan 11, 2011, 16:25 PM IST

Veteran leader Karunakaran passes away

The former Congress leader, a four-time chief minister of Kerala, died after prolonged illness.

Dec 24, 2010, 00:23 AM IST

Rich tributes paid to Karunakaran

President Pratibha Patil, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi led the nation in mourning the death of former Kerala Chief Minister K Karunakaran.

Dec 23, 2010, 23:41 PM IST

Karunakaran put on ventilator in hospital

Veteran Cong leader and former Kerala CM K Karunakaran has been put on ventilator support.

Dec 13, 2010, 15:45 PM IST

Karunakaran names daughter Padmaja political heir

Veteran Kerala politician K Karunakaran, who has rejoined the Congress, Saturday named his daughter, Padmaja Venugopal, his political heir.

Apr 24, 2010, 18:06 PM IST

Karunakaran`s condition stable, shifted to hospital room

Four time former Kerala chief minister K Karunakaran`s condition was stable, doctors attending on him said Monday. The veteran Congress leader was shifted from the coronary care unit to a hospital room Monday.

Jan 18, 2010, 15:08 PM IST