The report of Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee seeking action against party MP Shashi Tharoor for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi is under the consideration of the disciplinary panel of All India Congress Committee (AICC).
In a barbed comment at CPI(M) in the backdrop of the recent murder of an RSS activist here, a senior CPI leader today said his party would not justify political murders and the issue would be raised in the state committee of the LDF.
BJP on Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into the murder of RSS activist Manoj allegedly by CPI(M) workers and boycotted an all-party meet called to ensure peace in the politically sensitive area holding that agreements of such initiatives in the past had been breached by CPI(M).
For 26-year-old Rajneesh, snakes are his pets and his passion. A resident of Mundayadu village near Kannur district, Rajneesh recently saved five baby pythons and is now preparing to release them into the jungle once the snakes reach a normal size.
Bitti Mohanty, who was arrested, and has been detained, in Kannur in Kerala since last year, after he escaped from parole while serving sentence in Rajasthan in a rape case, was taken to Jaipur today on demand by Rajasthan police.
The political hotspot of Kannur in north Kerala is set to witness a fierce Lok Sabha poll contest between sitting Congress MP K Sudhakaran, who is relying on the work done in the constituency, and CPI(M)`s PK Sreemathi as she counts on the anti-incumbency factor to tip the scales in favour of the Left alliance.
Kerala High Court on Friday asked the DGP if there was any intelligence report related to the attack on Chief Minister Oommen Chandy at Kannur where his motorcade was stoned allegedly by CPI(M) workers recently.
Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Friday said there was a very dangerous trend of the courts "crossing the Lakshman Rekha" and taking upon themselves the functions that belong to the executive, remarks that came a day after the Supreme Court in a verdict said that bureaucrats should not act on verbal orders given by political bosses.