Oppn stages a walkout in Kerala Assembly over arrest of Cong leader's daughters

Oppn stages a walkout in Kerala Assembly over arrest of Cong leader's daughters

Police had registered a case against the women Akhila and Anjana, daughters of N Rajan, leader of INTUC, on a complaint filed by Shijil, a CPI(M) party functionary, on June 11

Lotus 'blooms' in Kerala Assembly as BJP's Rajagopal takes oath

The `lotus` finally bloomed on the floor of the Kerala assembly when 86-year-old veteran BJP leader O. Rajagopal took oath as a legislator on Thursday.

Pinarayi Vijayan to swear-in as Kerala CM today, says people have high hopes of us

Pinarayi Vijayan to swear-in as Kerala CM today, says people have high hopes of us

The swearing-in ceremony of Communist Party of India (Marxist)​ leader Pinarayi Vijayan as Kerala's 22nd chief minister will take place at the Central Stadium.

1,203 contenders for 140 seats in Kerala assembly

A total of 1,203 contestants are in fray for 140 Kerala assembly seats, for which elections will be held on May 16, the Election Commission (EC) said on Thursday. Of these, 109 are women.

Kerala's 40,000 aid seekers at mercy of Election Commission

The Election Commission`s code of conduct has hit about 40,000 cases of people in Kerala seeking aid amounting to Rs 44.54 crore from the Chief Minister`s Relief Fund.

Kerala Assembly session ends on stormy note

The final session of the 13th Kerala Assembly on Wednesday ended on a stormy note with CPI(M)-led LDF opposition members boycotting proceedings, demanding resignation of "tainted" and "corrupt ministers" in the Congress-led UDF government over solar and bar scams.

Bar bribery scam rocks Kerala Assembly, forces adjournment after LDF protest

Bar bribery scam rocks Kerala Assembly, forces adjournment after LDF protest

For the second consecutive day, the Kerala Assembly proceedings were disrupted after CPI(M)-led LDF opposition continued their protests against UDF government over the bar bribery scam.

Kerala assembly adjourned over Achuthanandan's remarks on Chandy's family

Kerala assembly adjourned over Achuthanandan's remarks on Chandy's family

The Kerala assembly was adjourned for the day on Tuesday following some remarks made by leader of opposition VS Achuthanandan about the family members of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy with regard to the `solar scam`.

Senior Congress leader AC Jose dead

AC Jose, senior Congress leader and managing editor of Congress party organ Veekshanam, died on Saturday, party officials said.

Solar scam: Kerala Assembly adjourned over LDF protest

CPI-M-led LDF Opposition members in Kerala continued their protest against the Congress-led UDF government over the solar scam in the Assembly on Friday, leading to early adjournment of the House.

Take lessons from Jayalalithaa: Achuthanandan to Chandy

Marxist veteran and state Opposition leader VS Achuthanandan on Tuesday asked Chief Minister Oommen Chandy to emulate the initiatives taken by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to regulate price rise in the state.

Congress free India is BJP's main agenda: Amit Shah at 'Navodhana Sangamam' rally

BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday said his party's main agenda was a "Congress free India".

Kerala Assembly pays tribute to Kalam

 Kerala legislators on Tuesday paid tribute to late president APJ Abdul Kalam exactly 10 years after he had addressed the state assembly.

Saluting row: IPS officer transferred with his consent, says Kerala minister

Setting at rest speculation about the transfer of ADGP Rishiraj Singh who had courted controversy for not saluting Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala, Kerala Assembly was informed on Tuesday that the officer had been transferred after he expressed willingness to go back to police force.

Kerala opposition, government lock horns over custodial death

 The custodial death of a Dalit youth in Kottayam echoed in the state legislative assembly on Monday, with the Left opposition demanding immediate action against the police officials concerned.

LDF stages walkout from Kerala Assembly over price rise

CPI(M)-led LDF opposition members in Kerala on Tuesday staged a walkout from the Assembly, protesting denial of permission for an adjournment motion, seeking discussion over the spiralling price of essential commodities and the alleged collapse of state's public distribution system.

Kerala's Opposition walks out over bar scam probe

The rescheduled budget session of the Kerala assembly started on expected lines on Monday with the Left opposition staging a walkout after its plea for an adjournment motion was disallowed.

Rescheduled Kerala Assembly session starts tomorrow

 The full-fledged budget session of Kerala Assembly, rescheduled in the wake of the June 27 Aruvikkara bypoll, will begin here on Sunday, with the opposition gearing up to corner the government over the decision of Vigilance not to prosecute Finance Minister KM Mani in the bar bribe scam.

Rescheduled Kerala Assembly session starts Monday

The full-fledged budget session of Kerala Assembly, rescheduled in the wake of the June 27 Aruvikkara bypoll, will begin here Monday, with the opposition gearing up to corner the government over the decision of Vigilance not to prosecute Finance Minister K M Mani in the bar bribe scam.

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.