Rahul Gandhi to begin two-day visit to Kerala tomorrow
Rahul Gandhi to begin two-day visit to Kerala tomorrow

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will commence a two-day visit of Kerala from tomorrow. He will visit Thiruvananthapuram and Kochi.

All set for opening of Kochi Smart City on February 20
All set for opening of Kochi Smart City on February 20

This signature IT project, coming up on 246 acres at Kochi, was first mooted in 2004 during the first term of Chandy but got delayed and it was only in 2014 that the construction of the first phase began. 

 

Was never a stranger to Oommen Chandy, had freedom to visit his house anytime: Saritha Nair
Was never a stranger to Oommen Chandy, had freedom to visit his house anytime: Saritha Nair

Saritha Nair has claimed that Kerala CM's son Chandy Oommen was closely involved in the solar scam.

Sit quiet or leave the House: Kerala Governor to CPI(M)-led LDF Opposition members
Sit quiet or leave the House: Kerala Governor to CPI(M)-led LDF Opposition members

Kerala Governor P Sathasivam described the 5-year-rule of Oommen Chandy government as the 'golden age of opportunities'. 

Solar scam rocks Kerala Assembly, Opposition demands Chandy's resignation
Solar scam rocks Kerala Assembly, Opposition demands Chandy's resignation

Protests broke out in the Kerala Legislative Assembly on Friday over the solar scam as opposition LDF lawmakers staged a walk-out during Governor P Sathasivam `s speech on the opening day of the budget session.

Done no wrong with regard to solar scam: Kerala CM
Done no wrong with regard to solar scam: Kerala CM

Amid the Left opposition`s demand for his resignation in the solar scam, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday said he had done no wrong in the case.

Don't address assembly, Kerala opposition tells Governor

 The Left opposition in Kerala led by former chief minister VS Achuthanandan requested Governor P Sathasivam on Wednesday not to address the assembly session as the Oommen Chandy government is neck deep in the solar scam.

Sexual harassment case against Congress MLA to 'cool down' heat of solar scam: Saritha Nair

Saritha claimed Congress leader Thampanoor Ravi had insisted her to file the sexual harassment case against Abdullakutty in March 2014.

Politicians 'used' me, says Kerala solar scam accused Saritha Nair
Politicians 'used' me, says Kerala solar scam accused Saritha Nair

Nair and her live-in partner Biju Radhakrishnan were arrested in 2013 on charges of cheating numerous investors, who paid money for solar panels.

Relief for Oommen Chandy, HC puts on hold order to file FIR
Relief for Oommen Chandy, HC puts on hold order to file FIR

In a reprieve for Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, Kerala High Court on Friday stayed the lodging of an FIR against him and another minister in the solar scam case with strictures against the vigilance judge who immediately offered to quit.

Solar scam: Judge who ordered FIR against Oommen Chandy opts for voluntary retirement
Solar scam: Judge who ordered FIR against Oommen Chandy opts for voluntary retirement

Thrissur Vigilance Court judge SS Vassan, who ordered registration of an FIR against Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in connection with the solar scam, has opted for voluntary retirement.

Solar scam: Truth has prevailed, says Oommen Chandy

The Chief Minister said the allegations levelled by solar scam accused, Saritha S Nair, were part of a "political conspiracy" against him.

Kerala HC stays FIR against Kerala CM Oomen Chandy for 2 months
Kerala HC stays FIR against Kerala CM Oomen Chandy for 2 months

he High Court also stayed a similar directive by the vigilance court against Power Minister Aryadan Muhammed.

Oommen Chandy's son was also involved in solar scam: Saritha

Saritha Nair made the disclosure on the third day of her deposition before the Solar Judicial commission.

Massive protests in Kerala as Oommen Chandy refuses to quit over FIR in Solar Scam
Massive protests in Kerala as Oommen Chandy refuses to quit over FIR in Solar Scam

Even as Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy moved the Kerala High Court against a vigilance court's order on filing FIR against him in the Solar Scam case, opposition parties, Friday, intensified their protests demanding his reignation.

Solar scam: FIR ordered against Kerala CM; Left wants him to quit, he says no
Solar scam: FIR ordered against Kerala CM; Left wants him to quit, he says no

A court here on Thursday told Kerala's vigilance department to file an FIR against Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on corruption charges in the solar panel scam.

Solar scam: Setback for Kerala CM Oommen Chandy as Thrissur court orders FIR against him
Solar scam: Setback for Kerala CM Oommen Chandy as Thrissur court orders FIR against him

In a major development in solar scam case, a Thrissur court on Thursday ordered to register an FIR against Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy.

Solar scam: Kerala CM Oommen Chandy appears before judicial commission
Solar scam: Kerala CM Oommen Chandy appears before judicial commission

CM Chandy maintained that the scam had not caused any loss to the government exchequer .

Kerala CM appears before Solar Judicial Commission
Kerala CM appears before Solar Judicial Commission

Kerala CM Oommen Chandy on Monday appeared before the Judicial Commission probing the Solar panel scam.

Kerala bar bribery scandal: Excise Minister K Babu resigns
Kerala bar bribery scandal: Excise Minister K Babu resigns

Babu is the second minister in Chandy government to resign over the bribery scandal.