Election campaign picks up momentum in Kerala

Election campaign picks up momentum in Kerala

Despite sweltering heat conditions and a lull in campaigning against the backdrop of the Kollam temple tragedy, canvassing for the May 16 assembly polls in Kerala is slowly picking up momentum with leaders of political parties criss crossing the state, seeking votes.

Congress announces list of candidates for Kerala Assembly polls

The list includes names of several young leaders with a delicate balancing act to accommodate various factions of the state unit.

'Solar' Saritha produces details of alleged sexual harassment

Deposing before a judicial commission probing the solar panel scam, prime accused Saritha S Nair Friday produced a sealed cover containing details of powerful politicians allegedly sexually abused her in Kerala.

Kerala CM asked to stay away from PM Modi's function; upset Congress may raise 'insult' issue in Parliament

Kerala CM asked to stay away from PM Modi's function; upset Congress may raise 'insult' issue in Parliament

A day after Kerala Chief Minister Oomen Chandy was first invited and then asked to stay away from an upcoming event at Kollam to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi could generate heat in Parliament on Monday as Congress is expected to raise the matter in the house.

Kerala House Beef row: Have asked Delhi Police chief to take stringent action against Hindu Sena leader, says Rajnath Singh

Kerala House Beef row: Have asked Delhi Police chief to take stringent action against Hindu Sena leader, says Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister has said that he was ready to express his regret to Oomen Chandy regarding 'raid' by Delhi Police on Kerala House.

Oomen Chandy holds weekly ''durbar'' on yoga day

Oomen Chandy holds weekly ''durbar'' on yoga day

Kerala Chief Minister Oomen Chandy did not do yoga on the International Yoga Day on Sunday and rather chose to hold his routine public `durbar`.

Kerala Assembly ruckus: Governor to submit report to President

Kerala Assembly ruckus: Governor to submit report to President

Expressing deep concern at the unruly scenes in the Kerala Assembly, Governor P Sathasivam on Saturday said he would submit a report to the President on the developments and stressed that appropriate action needs to be taken against those responsible for the 'unruly behaviour'.

Indians from Gulf: Chandy seeks govt help to rehabilitate

 Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today sought the Centre's support to rehabilitate Indians who have returned from Saudi Arabia after change in laws there.

For ideas on revival, Youth Congress leaders to tap party veterans

At a time when the party's political fortunes appear to be sliding, youth leaders of Congress are looking to gain from the experience of its veterans who once wielded command of Youth Congress through a unique interaction here.

Rahul Gandhi holds another round of consultations on party's future

On a day Congress suffered a split in Tamil Nadu, Rahul Gandhi on Monday held confabulations with some senior party leaders, including Kerala Chief Minister Oomen Chandy, on the future course in the wake of a string of electoral debacles since the Lok Sabha polls in May.

Efforts on to get back mortal remains of Solomon Daniel: Govt

Government is making all attempts to ensure that the mortal remains of Solomon Daniel, who died in a blast in strife-torn Libya, are brought back, Sushma Swaraj told the Rajya Sabha.

Delhi visit not to discuss cabinet reshuffle: Chandy

Brushing aside media reports of an imminent cabinet revamp, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Wednesday made it clear that his scheduled visit to Delhi tomorrow was not to discuss cabinet rejig with party leaders.

Kerala Speaker wants to step down in Chandy Cabinet rejig

The Kerala cabinet rejig got a boost Friday when Speaker G Karthikeyan expressed his desire to step down for returning to active politics.

Kerala will not allow river linking project: Chandy

Kerala Thursday categorically stated it would not allow the proposed inter-linking of its rivers Pampa-Achenkovil with Tamil Nadu`s Vaipar river, holding that the project would not only result in drying up of rivers, but also cause largescale ecological destruction.

Kerala to pursue steps to get AIIMS: CM

CPI(M) led LDF opposition in Kerala Wednesday alleged that the state government`s `failure` to present its case properly before the NDA government had resulted in the state losing out to getting an AIIMS in the current Union Budget.

Kerala to pursue steps to get AIIMS: CM

CPI(M) led LDF opposition in Kerala Wednesday alleged that the state government`s `failure` to present its case properly before the NDA government had resulted in the state losing out to getting an AIIMS in the current Union Budget.

Grit and determination of 46 nurses helped: Chandy

The grit and determination of the 46 nurses helped in their evacuation from Iraq, said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy as he called for providing higher education and jobs in the state so that there is no need to go abroad.

CM lays foundation stone for airport terminal building

The foundation stone for the 80,000 square metre modern terminal building of the under construction Kannur International Airport was on Saturday laid by Kerala Chief Minister Oomen Chandy at nearby Mattanur.

Kerala CM Oomen Chandy to receive Indian nurses

An Air India flight with 46 nurses freed by Sunni insurgents in Iraq is set to arrive here Saturday noon, officials said.

Chandy asks Centre to expedite evacuation of Indians from Iraq

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Saturday asked the Centre to expedite the process of evacuation of Indians stranded in conflict-hit Iraq.