V S Achuthanandan

Vizhinjam Port agreement not in favour of state: CAG

"The interests of state government were not protected adequately while drawing up the Concession Agreement", the report said in its conclusion.

May 23, 2017, 15:12 PM IST

VS slams Chandy over SC observation in palmolein oil case

CPI(M)-led LDF opposition in Kerala on Monday took pot shots at Chief Minister Oommen Chandy over certain adverse observations made by the Supreme Court in connection with the two-decade old palmolein oil import corruption case.

Sep 01, 2014, 23:17 PM IST

LDF members boycott Assembly

CPI-M-led LDF Opposition today boycotted the Kerala Assembly to protest government`s reluctance to withdraw the transfer order against a Principal of a government school here who criticised the state Education Minister for coming late for a campus function.

Jun 27, 2014, 14:34 PM IST

Oommen Chandy concealed facts in solar scam: Achuthanandan

Adding a new dimension to the solar scam, Kerala Opposition Leader V S Achuthanandan today accused Chief Minister Oommen Chandy of shielding three prominent persons, including his cabinet colleague and a union minister from the state, over their alleged relationship with scam accused Saritha Nair.

Nov 20, 2013, 12:01 PM IST

Come clean on charge against minister, VS to Chandy

CPI(M)`s V S Achuthanandan asked Kerala CM Oommen Chandy to break his silence over Government Chief Whip P C George`s charge that Forest Minister K B Ganesh Kumar was beaten up by his lover`s husband.

Mar 04, 2013, 22:19 PM IST

Girl`s parents, leaders hail verdict in Suryanelli gang-rape case

The parents of the girl, political leaders and women rights activists today hailed the Supreme Court order setting aside the Kerala High Court`s acquittal of 35 accused in Suryanelli gang-rape case.

Jan 31, 2013, 18:26 PM IST

Parlour sex case: Govt withdraws revision petition

Kerala govt Wednesday withdrew its revision petition filed in connection with the case relating to attempts to `sabotage` the Ice Cream Parlour sex case.

Jan 30, 2013, 15:07 PM IST

Indian Union Muslim League leader behind case against me: VS

The CPI-M stalwart alleged that IUML leader and state Industries Minister P K Kunhalikutty was behind the attempts to frame him in the case.

Dec 05, 2012, 13:21 PM IST

Natarajan was named for SIC post by VS when he was

Natarajan`s name was proposed by Achuthanandan and then Home Minister and CPI-M politburo member Kodiyeri Balakrishnan seconded it, Chandy told reporters.

Oct 11, 2012, 21:55 PM IST

Meddling in probe against VS: Info Commissioner in trouble

An alleged attempt by state Info Commissioner and former DIG K Natarajan to interfere in the land-gifting case against CPI-M veteran has landed the official in trouble.

Oct 09, 2012, 13:57 PM IST

Ice cream parlour scandal: VS`s plea adjourned

A court adjourned to September 1 a petition by CPM veteran VS Achuthanandan challenging the closure report by SIT in the Ice cream parlour case.

Jul 30, 2012, 18:28 PM IST

Selvaraj,now of Cong, writes himself into a record

Selvaraj,wrote himself into the records of Kerala assembly by becoming first legislator to sit on both opposition and treasury benches in same house.

Jun 18, 2012, 13:07 PM IST

Mani`s speech damaged LDF in by-poll:VS

Achuthanandan said Mani`s "deplorable" speech that party had eliminated its foes contributed to the LDF`s defeat in Neyyattinkara assembly bypoll.

Jun 15, 2012, 17:07 PM IST

Garbage problem: LDF walkout from Kerala assembly

CPI (M)-led LDF opposition walked out from the Kerala Assembly charging Cong-led UDF Govt with health problems due to ineffective garbage disposal.

Jun 11, 2012, 13:04 PM IST

Rebel`s murder fans VS-Vijayan feud in CPI(M)

Chandrasekharan was a popular CPI(M) leader from the party stronghold Onjiyam before he was expelled for questioning the ideological deviations.

May 10, 2012, 14:12 PM IST

Achuthanandan demands Antony`s resignation

Veteran CPI-M leader and former Kerala Chief Minister V S Achuthanandan on Friday demanded resignation of Defense Minister A K Antony.

Mar 30, 2012, 20:27 PM IST

SC dismisses plea to quash CBI probe against Achuthanandan

The Supreme Court dismissed a petition challenging a CBI probe ordered by the Kerala government against former chief minister V S Achuthanandan.

Mar 15, 2012, 21:50 PM IST

Achuthanandan should quit as Opposition Leader: UD

Ruling Congress-led UDF on Tuesday demanded the resignation of V S Achuthanandan as the Leader of the Opposition in Kerala Assembly.

Mar 13, 2012, 22:37 PM IST

Kerala House panel raps VS on son`s appointment

In a setback to CPI-M
veteran V S Achuthanandan, a probe by a Joint Legislature
Committee of the Kerala Assembly has found serious
irregularities and nepotism in the appointment of his son to a
key post.

Mar 08, 2012, 15:25 PM IST

‘Copy of SIT report will be given to Achuthanandan`

Kerala High court on Tuesday said the copy of
the SIT report to probe allegations against P K Kunhalikutty will be given to V S Achuthanandan.

Mar 06, 2012, 20:42 PM IST