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In Kerala, Meira Kumar is the winner

When votes polled in the 139-member Kerala Assembly were counted on Thursday, all votes barring one from the lone BJP legislator O Rajagopal went in favour of Meira Kumar. 

Museum dedicated to APJ Abdul Kalam to be opened in Kerala

Titled Dr Kalam Smriti International Science & Space Museum, the facility is considered to be the first of its kind in south India.

 

Kerala Assembly passes resolution against Centre's slaughter ban notification

Kerala Assembly passes resolution against Centre's slaughter ban notification

Terming the Centre`s notification banning sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter as `unconstitutional`, the special session of the Kerala Legislative Assembly on Thursday passed a resolution against the same.

Kerala Assembly adopts resolution asking Centre to withdraw cattle slaughter ban

Kerala Assembly adopts resolution asking Centre to withdraw cattle slaughter ban

Kerala's bitter political rivals - the ruling LDF and the UDF - on Thursday closed ranks in the state Assembly to oppose the cattle slaughter ban.

BJP pressing on cattle trade norm to impose RSS' political agenda: Kerala CM

BJP pressing on cattle trade norm to impose RSS' political agenda: Kerala CM

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is seeking to introduce a new rule to impose the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's (RSS) political agenda.

Kerala assembly to meet tomorrow to discuss cattle issue

Amid the row over ban on sale of cattle for slaughter, the Kerala Assembly will meet here on Thursday to discuss the issue.

Kerala Assembly to meet on June 8 to discuss cattle issue

The Kerala cabinet on Friday decided to convene a special one-day Assembly session on June 8 to discuss issues connected with the Centre's ban on sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter.

Kerala's woman legislature secretary P. Jayalekshmi to retire with unique record

She is a special secretary in the Kerala Legislature and retires after 33 years of service in the Assembly.

Opposition demands MM Mani's resignation; Vijayan rules it out

Kerala Power Minister MM Mani on Saturday night had reportedly used abusive words about women plantation workers.

KM Mani completes 50 years as member of Kerala legislator

Veteran politician KM Mani on Wednesday completed 50 years as a legislator in the Kerala assembly -- elected every time from Pala constituency in Kottayam.

Kerala couples attacked: CM Pinarayi Vijayan condemns incident; 'Kiss of Love' protest planned against Shiv Sena

Kerala couples attacked: CM Pinarayi Vijayan condemns incident; 'Kiss of Love' protest planned against Shiv Sena

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday condemned in the strongest terms the attack on couples by Shiv Sena activists and warned that he would not allow any moral policing or "goondaism" in his state.

Kerala Assembly set to go paperless; legislators asked to submit their questions online

The Kerala assembly is all set to go paperless, Speaker P. Sreeramakrishnan announced on Thursday.

UDF walkout of Kerala assembly over political murder issue

The murder of two workers belonging to CPI and BJP in Kannur district had its echo in the Kerala assembly.

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.