Coalition commotion turns Kerala poll scene turbulent

Upsetting the calculations of a smooth run by rival fronts, electoral scene in Kerala has turned turbulent.

Kerala Congress turns 50

One of the oldest regional political formations, Kerala Congress, has turned 50 with its various factions active players in the state`s coalition set-up despite their fractious nature which has seen them splitting into leader-centric outfits over the years.

Feud in Kerala Congress flares up

The rift between CM Oommen Chandy and KPCC chief Ramesh Chennithala has snowballed into a crisis in Congress.

Factionalism in Kerala Congress crossing limits: Antony

Defence Minster AK Antony on Saturday came down on factionalism in Congress` Kerala unit.

Now, KM Mani sets cat among pigeons

Kerala politics, in a constant state of churning, have got more embroiled with Kerala Congress-Mani chief KM Mani suggesting that there were no permanent allies in coalition politics.

‘KC anti-merger group to be official Kerala Cong`

Kerala Congress chairman P C Thomas Wednesday said the Election Commission has declared the anti-merger group of the party led by him to be the original party and the name has been included in its official document.

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.

Chandy downplays bickering in Congress Kerala unit

Kerala CM Oommen Chandy dismissed reports of faction-feud within
Congress state unit and said there was "no problem" in the
party as reported by the media.

Fissures in Congress` Kerala unit over retail FDI

A war of words has erupted in
Congress in Kerala over the issue of allowing FDI in retail.

Mullaperiyar: Cong MPs hold protest outside Parl

Kerala MPs on Monday staged a dharna in Parliament House complex
seeking PM Manmohan Singh`s immediate intervention in the vexed Mullaperiyar dam issue.

Thomas should rectify statement on Endosulfan: Kerala Cong

The Congress unit in Kerala has asked Union minister K V Thomas to rectify his statement that there was no evidence to prove aerial spraying of Endosulphan pesticide at a village in Kasargode had caused health hazards.

Kerala Congress factions to merge on May 27

Leaders of Kerala Congress factions KM Mani (KC-M) and PJ Joseph (KC-J) on Saturday announced their decision to merge their parties on May 27, ignoring resentment from Congress that heads the UDF of which KC(M) is a constituent.

LDF to decide on breakaway Ker Cong`s faction on Saturday

The CPI(M)-led Left Democratic Front (LDF) in Kerala will meet this Saturday to decide on whether to take back in its fold a breakaway faction of Kerala Congress (Joseph).