Kerala HC sets aside order of Land Revenue Commissioner

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday set aside the order of Land Revenue Commissioner cancelling the mutation of the original owners of the Kalamassery land fraud case, allegedly involving Salim Raj, former gunman of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy.

Rahul's visit has enthused Kerala Congressmen: Sudheeran

Kerala Congress president VM Sudheeran on Tuesday said the party rank and file were quite gung-ho over the two-day visit of party vice president Rahul Gandhi to the southern state starting Tuesday.

Chandy calls for all-party meet over Vizhinjam port

 Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday called for an all-party meet on June 3 to clear doubts over the government's decision to hand over construction of the proposed Vizhinjam port to Adani Ports.

Chandy praises Modi's help in evacuating Keralites

Politically he doesn't agree with the prime minister but Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy is happy that Narendra Modi helped evacuate Keralites from troubled spots in the Middle East.

The Kerala UDF is 'united' again

If there appeared to be "dark clouds" on the horizon on the eve of the four-year-old Oommen Chandy government in Kerala, better sense appeared to have prevailed as all differences of opinion within the Congress party and amongst allies have been settled.

Corruption remark was not to target anyone: Antony

After triggering a political storm in Kerala with his corruption remark, senior Congress leader AK Antony on Monday clarified that it was only a general statement and not intended to target anyone.

Oommen Chandy government sails into fifth year in Kerala

 An uneasy political calm surrounds the Congress-led UDF government in Kerala headed by Oommen Chandy as it sails into the fifth year today with groupism resurfacing in the party and ties souring with some of the coalition partners.

Centre mulls Rs 100 crore bio-safety lab for Kerala

The Centre will seriously consider Kerala's request for setting up a bio-safety lab for virus testing at an estimated cost of Rs.100 crore, union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday.

UDF will retain power: Kerala CM

On the eve of his government completing four years in office, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said he was confident the people would again repose confidence in the United Democratic Front (UDF) administration when assembly elections are held next year.

Kerala cabinet approves insurance scheme for Anganwadi workers

 Kerala cabinet on Wednesday decided to introduce an insurance scheme for Anganwadi workers and helpers and set up a Kerala Anganwadi Workers and Helpers Welfare Fund.

Maoist problem: Kerala govt to double developmental works

Concerned over maoists' move to radicalise tribals and youths in some parts of state, Kerala Government has decided to "double" its developmental and welfare initiatives in vulnerable areas.

Kerala Cabinet to take final call on Vizhinjam port

Kerala Ports Minister K Babu on Wednesday said the final call on making the dream Vizhinjam port project a reality will be taken by the Kerala Cabinet next week.

UDF final decision on zonal rallies on May 12: Kerala CM

 A final decision on zonal rallies, likely to be held from May 19-25 to highlight the achievements of the four-year-old Congress-led UDF government, will be taken on Tuesday, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Sunday.

Chandy seeks to play down perception of challenges from alternate power centres

Asserting that Congress-led UDF will return to power in 2016, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has sought to play down the wide perception that he might face challenges from "alternative power centres" in the Congress for his bid to become Chief Minister again.

Kerala Minister Jayalekshmi marries her childhood friend

 Kerala Youth Affairs Minister PK Jayalekshmi on Sunday entered wedlock with her childhood friend Anil Kumar.

UDF candidate's defeat in Palakkad LS seat: Report given to CM

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy was on Saturday handed over a report of a panel that looked into the reasons for the defeat of UDF candidate and JD(U) state president M P Veerendra Kumar in Palakkad in the last Lok Sabha polls.

Congress will stage come back with force: Oommen Chandy

 Rahul Gandhi's renewed efforts to strengthen the Congress at the grassroot level and Sonia Gandhi's leadership will enable the party to "come back with force," Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said here on Friday.

Cruise service soon between Kerala and Sri Lanka

Cruise ship service between Kerala and Sri Lanka is likely to begin soon, said a Sri Lankan minister.

Kerala strongly resents total fishing ban during monsoon

Congress led-UDF government in Kerala on Wednesday strongly resented Centre's decision to impose total fishing ban in coastal belt for 61 days during monsoon and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to relook the matter.

Chandy to inaugurate Infopark's Phase II campus

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will be inaugurating the Infopark's Phase II campus on Wednesday, giving a major boost to the state's emergence as a global IT hub.