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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Political parties in Kerala gear up for assembly polls

With dates of state assembly polls expected to be announced in few days time, major political parties in Kerala are gearing up for the election with leaders engaged in discussions on finalising their list of candidates.

Kerala police officer slammed for minor son driving official car

With the video of a Kerala senior police officer`s minor son driving an official car going viral, former chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan on Wednesday slammed the state police for not registering a case against the police officer.

Kerala bar scam: Now probe ordered against police official

Based on the recommendation of the leaders of the ruling United Democratic Front, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, after the weekly cabinet meeting on Wednesday, had told reporters that they will go forward to unravel the conspiracy behind the solar and bar scam.

Kerala bar scam: Fresh bribe allegations against two leaders

UDF leader Antony Raju told the media that the government has got "valuable leads" about the conspirators behind these revelations, and in the next few days more details will be coming out.

 Congress allies urge Sonia Gandhi to settle issues in Kerala

Congress allies urge Sonia Gandhi to settle issues in Kerala

The allies of the Congress in the ruling United Democratic Front (UDF) on Wednesday held discussions with Congress president Sonia Gandhi here.

Congress high command denies receiving Chennithala letter

The Congress party high command in Delhi on Sunday categorically denied receiving any letter purportedly written by Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala.

Online prostitution: Kerala govt to probe Kiss of Love protest

Six people were arrested in connection with an online prostitution case in Kochi, Kerala.

Kerala Police to further probe death of Swami Swaswethikananda

The Kerala Police have decided to further probe the death of Swami Swaswethikananda in July 2002. The investigation was earlier closed after being presumed to be a case of drowning, a minister said on Saturday.

Kerala House 'beef' row: Delhi Police 'raid' triggers political storm; Bassi says 'broke no law'

Kerala House 'beef' row: Delhi Police 'raid' triggers political storm; Bassi says 'broke no law'

A police 'raid' on Kerala House in Delhi to check if it served beef triggered a storm on Tuesday.

BJP's divisive politics won't work in Kerala: Congress

The Congress on Wednesday accused PM Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah of pursuing divisive politics but said this won't click in Kerala.

'Congress does not project CM candidate before Assembly polls'

Congress generally does not project any Chief Ministerial candidate before Assembly polls and this may also be the case in Kerala where elections are due next year, senior Congress leader and state Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala today said.

Indian injured in Haj stampede

An Indian is among the over 400 people injured in a Haj stampede in Saudi Arabia that left at least 220 people, Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said.

Three killed as boat sinks after collision off Kochi

Three persons were killed when a boat carrying around 30 passengers capsized and sank in the harbour mouth off Fort Kochi after colliding with a fishing craft on Wednesday, police said.

Guidelines given to colleges for Onam celebrations: Chandy

 Taking a serious note of the death of a girl student at an engineering college campus during Onam festivities, Kerala government has decided to formulate strict conditions and guidelines for holding celebrations within educational institutions.