Kerala: Father-son spat affects state politics

"Issues" between KB Ganesh Kumar, a cabinet minister, and his father R Balakrishna Pillai, a former cabinet minister and veteran politician, have put Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and his government in a spot.

Kerala slap gate: Congress leader in trouble

Former Minister and Kerala
Congress (B) leader R Balakrishna Pillai has landed in fresh trouble after he allegedly slapped the private sec to his son and State Minister for Forest, KB Ganesh Kumar.

Plea against Pillai’s early release declined

The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to entertain former Kerala chief minister VS Achuthanandan`s plea challenging the release of former state minister R Balakrishna Pillai on remission of sentence.

Attacked Kerala teacher records statement

The chief judicial magistrate here on Saturday took the statement of the brutally attacked school teacher whose rectum was pierced with an iron rod four days ago.

Kerala: Balakrishna Pillai returns to prison

R Balakrishna Pillai returned to Poojappura central prison on expiry of the parole period.

UDF to win in Kerala panchayat election: Pillai

Kerala Congress (B) leader R.
Balakrishna Pillai on Friday said the chances of winning from
the segments of legislative assembly were different from the chances in Panchayat election.