Ramesh Chennithala

Kochi metro inauguration: 'Metro Man' E Sreedharan, Ramesh Chennithala to share dais with PM Modi

Kochi metro inauguration: 'Metro Man' E Sreedharan, Ramesh Chennithala to share dais with PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday travel on a Kochi Metro train when he inaugurates Kerala`s first metro.

Jun 15, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
Kerala government liberalises liquor policy, draws flak

Kerala government liberalises liquor policy, draws flak

Governor P. Sathasivam signed an ordinance making necessary amendments in the Kerala Municipality Act and Kerala Panchayat Raj Act.

Jun 02, 2017, 19:11 PM IST

Kerala Paper leak: Chennithala demands resignation of Education Minister C Raveendranath

Leader of Opposition in Kerala Assembly Ramesh Chennithala toady staged a 'satyagraha' in front of the Secretariat here demanding the resignation of Education Minister C Raveendranath over alleged leak of SSLC and XII board exam question papers.

Mar 29, 2017, 14:05 PM IST

Oommen Chandy, Ramesh Chennithala cleared of nepotism charges

Former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, his cabinet colleague Ramesh Chennithala and 11 other Congress-led UDF leaders were on Saturday cleared by the Kerala Vigilance and Anti Corruption Bureau (VACB) of nepotism charges.

Mar 25, 2017, 12:49 PM IST

Congress, BJP protest Kerala government's clemency list

The Congress-led opposition and the BJP on Thursday said they would move court against the Kerala government for its clemency list contains criminals, who if released would compromise the security of the state.

Mar 23, 2017, 16:15 PM IST

Kerala budget leaked online: Opposition

The Congress-led opposition on Friday walked out of the assembly, saying the 2017-2018 Budget presented by Finance Minister Thomas Issac had been leaked.

Mar 03, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

Remove Kerala minister accused of murder: Chennithala

Senior Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala on Saturday wrote to CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury to seek the removal of Electricity Minister MM Mani, who is an accused in a murder case.

Jan 07, 2017, 16:19 PM IST

Controversial circular on liquor ''awareness'' withdrawn in Kerala

Kerala`s Excise Department has withdrawn a controversial circular which said that its officials would hold an "awareness class" against serving liquor at homes where marriages are scheduled to be solemnised.

Jan 05, 2017, 19:22 PM IST

Demonetisation: Kerala's UDF asks PM to convene meeting of CMs of states

The Congress led UDF opposition in Kerala today asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to convene a meeting of Chief Ministers of all states to discuss problems faced by the people in the wake of demonetisation.

Jan 03, 2017, 15:19 PM IST

No party discussion over joint agitation with CPI-M: M M Hassan

Varughese George, national General Secretary of JD(U) said in a statement that, in Parliament, the Congress, the Left and Janata Dal (U) have taken strong position, highlighting people's difficulty in the aftermath of demonetisation.

Nov 20, 2016, 18:43 PM IST

Will intervene to settle issues between lawyers, media: SC Judge Kurian Joseph

With no end to the impasse between lawyers and the media at various courts in Kerala, a Supreme Court Judge on Saturday said that he would again intervene to settle issues.

Oct 01, 2016, 15:24 PM IST

Kerala Assembly congratulates Army for surgical strikes

The Kerala Assembly today unanimously passed a resolution extending support and congratulating the Indian Army for its surgical strikes on seven terror launch pads across the LoC.

Sep 30, 2016, 13:41 PM IST

Ker CM defends legal advisor's appearance for lottery baron?

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan defended his honorary legal advisor M K Damodaran.

Jul 14, 2016, 15:27 PM IST

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.

Jul 13, 2016, 15:07 PM IST

Case against Sonia Gandhi over alleged non-payment of dues settled out of court

A civil case against Congress president Sonia Gandhi and other party leaders over alleged non-payment of dues for constructing Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Development Studies has been settled out of court.

Jun 10, 2016, 18:17 PM IST

Not slammed for Kerala poll debacle, says VM Sudheeran

The Congress party`s Kerala unit president V.M. Sudheeran on Monday said it has been "falsely reported" that he has been singled out for most of the blame for the party`s poor showing in the assembly elections.

Jun 06, 2016, 14:57 PM IST

Congress support base in Kerala intact: Minister

The support base of the Congress in Kerala was intact and the party would return to power in the state, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said on Wednesday.

Apr 28, 2016, 00:30 AM IST

Kerala Assembly polls: Cong MLA expresses willingness to withdraw candidature

Congress MLA Benny Behanan, a key aide of Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, on Monday expressed his willingness to withdraw his candidature, alleging that KPCC chief VM Sudheeran is against his renomination from Thrikkakkara Assembly constituency in Ernakulam.

Apr 04, 2016, 16:18 PM IST
Kerala polls: Cong candidate selection runs into hurdle, CM Chandy desires to withdraw from election fray

Kerala polls: Cong candidate selection runs into hurdle, CM Chandy desires to withdraw from election fray

The Congress party`s selection of candidates to contest the upcoming Kerala assembly polls on Wednesday ran into an unexpected hurdle as Chief Minister Oommen Chandy desired to withdraw from the electoral fray.

Mar 30, 2016, 13:57 PM IST
Two Indians killed in Russia plane crash identified as couple from Kerala

Two Indians killed in Russia plane crash identified as couple from Kerala

Two Indians who were killed in a plane crash in Russia on Saturday belong to Kerala, state Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said.

Mar 20, 2016, 04:30 AM IST