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Rahul Gandhi meets CM Pinarayi Vijayan to discuss post-flood, rehabilitation efforts in Kerala

"We discussed issues of flood relief and rehabilitation efforts and the issue of night traffic ban on the forest stretch of NH-766, along with other general issues," Rahul Gandhi said. 

Oct 01, 2019, 11:21 AM IST

Veteran Malayalam film director Lenin Rajendran dead

Veteran filmmaker and chairman of Kerala State Film Development Corporation Lenin Rajendran passed away on Monday at a private hospital in Chennai, said a Kerala Minister.

Jan 15, 2019, 07:27 AM IST

Kerala floods: Train services partially restored, CM reaches out for additional help

Over one million people are now sheltered in 3,274 relief camps in Kerala, informed the CM Vijayan

Aug 21, 2018, 06:18 AM IST

Priyadarshan, Akshay Kumar donate to 'save Kerala'

Filmmaker Priyadarshan and actor Akshay Kumar have donated money to the Chief Ministers Distress Relief Fund towards the flood-ravaged Kerala.

Aug 19, 2018, 13:17 PM IST

'B' team of BJP within CPI-M: Kerala Congress chief

State Congress president M.M. Hassan on Thursday slammed Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and ruling CPI-M secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan for their "attitude as if there is no alternative to the BJP in the country".

Dec 28, 2017, 18:38 PM IST

My colour is not saffron, says Kamal Haasan after meeting Kerala CM

"I have got huge support from people as an artiste. If I am able to get half of this in politics, then I will be successful," he said.

Sep 01, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

Kerala: Union Minister Arun Jaitley meets, consoles grieving kin of slain RSS worker

Earlier Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan condemned the murder and called for an all-party meeting on August 6 regarding the same.


Aug 06, 2017, 12:57 PM IST

Tripura CM writes to Kerala counterpart on cattle ban issue

In his reply, Sarkar said he would consider attending the the proposed meeting of chief ministers who were against the Centre's new notification, a press release from Kerala CM's office said on Sunday.

Jun 11, 2017, 20:18 PM IST

Kerala govt considers law to counter Centre's cattle ban, says 'Do not need lesson on food habits'

Opposition Congress led UDF, meanwhile, decided to observe tomorrow as a 'black day' against the ban.

May 28, 2017, 22:29 PM IST

Kerala CM writes to Modi, urges repeal of cattle slaughter rules

"I request you to kindly intervene in this matter and repeal the newly-imposed restrictions, so that the lives and livelihoods of millions of our fellow countrymen can be protected, while safeguarding the fundamental principles of our Constitution," Vijayan said in his two-page letter to Modi .

May 27, 2017, 19:54 PM IST

Ex-RSS leader Kundan Chandrawat who announced Rs 1 cr bounty on Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan's head arrested

A former RSS leader Kundan Chandrawat who had announced Rs 1 crore bounty on Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, had been arrested on Tuesday.

Mar 28, 2017, 09:07 AM IST

Ker CM defends legal advisor's appearance for lottery baron?

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan defended his honorary legal advisor M K Damodaran.

Jul 14, 2016, 15:27 PM IST

Oppn stages a walkout in Kerala Assembly over arrest of Cong leader's daughters

Police had registered a case against the women Akhila and Anjana, daughters of N Rajan, leader of INTUC, on a complaint filed by Shijil, a CPI(M) party functionary, on June 11

Jun 28, 2016, 15:29 PM IST

Vijayan keeping media away, says Congress

 Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is following in the footsteps of Prime Minister Narendra Modi by keeping the media away, says state Congress president V.M. Sudheeran, commenting "It`s somewhat strange that Vijayan is for some unknown reason not showing up before the media".

Jun 25, 2016, 15:56 PM IST

Kerala Dalit Law student's murder accused in police custody: CM

The suspect in the April 28 brutal rape and murder of a 30-year old Dalit woman at Perumbavoor in Kochi is in police custody, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday said.

Jun 16, 2016, 12:30 PM IST