KM Mani

Kerala Congress (M) chief KM Mani dies at 86

Kerala Congress veteran leader and former state Finance Minister K M Mani passed away on Tuesday at a private hospital in Kochi. Mani, 86, is survived by his wife and six children.

Apr 09, 2019, 19:35 PM IST

Congress bows to pressure, gives lone Rajya Sabha seat to Kerala Congress

The decision to field Jose K Mani as Rajya Sabha candidate was announced hours after the party led by veteran leader KM Mani rejoined the UDF after a two-year hiatus.

Jun 09, 2018, 08:12 AM IST

Kerala MP’s wife Nisha Jose alleges sexual harassment in memoir, sparks row

Without naming anyone, Nisha, wife of parliamentarian Jose Mani, has alleged that another politician from Kerala “crossed the Lakshman Rekha”.

Mar 19, 2018, 12:18 PM IST

Congress mouthpiece attacks KM Mani

Party mouthpiece 'Veekashanam', Malayalam daily, in a hard hitting editorial said Mani's politics was always that of "business, not righteous and unethical".

Jun 10, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

KM Mani saved UDF govt by not accepting LDF chiefministership offer: KC-M mouthpiece

Kerala Congress (M) on Wednesday claimed that party chief K M Mani had saved the previous UDF government, which had survived on a thin majority, by not accepting an "offer of chief ministership" to him from the CPI(M)-led Left Democratic Front opposition.

Jun 07, 2017, 20:39 PM IST

Jose K Mani's son justifies joining with CPI-M for panchayat prez poll

Kerala Congress(M) Vice Chairman Jose K Mani, MP, today justified the district leadership's decision to join hands with CPI(M) in the district panchayat president polls, saying it was a reaction against those who had been continuously humiliating the party.

May 05, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

KM Mani completes 50 years as member of Kerala legislator

Veteran politician KM Mani on Wednesday completed 50 years as a legislator in the Kerala assembly -- elected every time from Pala constituency in Kottayam.

Mar 15, 2017, 16:44 PM IST

Kerala: KM Mani non-committal on joining BJP-led NDA

KM Mani has been a member of the Kerala Assembly since 1967, representing the Palai Assembly constituency in Kottayam district. 

Sep 28, 2016, 14:00 PM IST

KM Mani asserts his Kerala Congress not looking for allies

A week after his party parted ways with the Congress-led United Democratic Front, severing three decades old ties, Kerala Congress-Mani supremo K.M. Mani on Sunday reiterated his party will not align with any political front.

Aug 14, 2016, 19:21 PM IST

Kerala Congress-Mani may sit separately from UDF in assembly

Fissures between the Congress and major United Democratic Front partner Kerala Congress-Mani appear to have reached a flash point with the latter planning to sit as a separate bloc in the Kerala legislative assembly.

Aug 05, 2016, 16:51 PM IST

Kerala bar bribery case: HC refuses to stay vigilance case against KM Mani

In a setback to Kerala Congress (M) leader and former state finance minister K M Mani ahead of Assembly polls, the Kerala High Court today refused to stay the proceedings against him in the bar bribery case pending in the Vigilance Court in Thiruvananthapuram.

Apr 08, 2016, 14:00 PM IST

Kerala bar bribery scandal: Excise Minister K Babu resigns

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

Jan 23, 2016, 16:39 PM IST

Bar bribery still a hot issue for Kerala CPI(M), party workers block Excise Minister K Babu

Amid indications that Kerala Congress chief KM Mani may be re-inducted into the Oommen Chandy cabinet, the CPI(M) has step up the pressure on Excise Minister K Babu in the wake of allegations against in the bar bribery case.

Jan 18, 2016, 14:47 PM IST

Make available details on bar bribery case probe: Kerala HC to govt

The Kerala High Court on Monday directed the state government to make available to it details relating to investigation in the bar bribery case.

Nov 30, 2015, 19:59 PM IST

Bar bribery case: Conspiracy hatched at CPI(M) MLA's house, says Kerala minister

Kerala's Excise Minister K Babu, who is facing heat over bar bribery scandal, Friday alleged that a "political conspiracy" was hatched at a CPI(M) MLA's residence last December to target the UDF government over the issue.

Nov 13, 2015, 15:38 PM IST

Kerala Chief Minister to hold Finance portfolio

KM Mani, supremo of KC(M), the third largest partner in the Congress led UDF, put in his papers on Tuesday.

Nov 11, 2015, 15:43 PM IST

Kerala CM Oommen Chandy meets KM Mani

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday met KM Mani, who resigned as Finance Minister yesterday in the wake of adverse remarks by High Court against him in the bar bribery case.

Nov 11, 2015, 12:40 PM IST

Main events in Bar bribery case

Main events in Bar bribery case that led to the resignation of K M Mani, Kerala Finance Minister and chief of Kerala Congress (M), the third largest partner in the Congress-led UDF in Kerala.

Nov 10, 2015, 22:43 PM IST

Bar scam: Kerala Finance Minister KM Mani resigns

Kerala Finance Minister KM Mani, who is at the centre of the bar scam tendered his resignation on Tuesday.

Nov 10, 2015, 19:58 PM IST

Kerala Congress(M) rebel MLA George says he will resign from Assembly

Kerala Congress(M) rebel MLA PC George, against whom the party had initiated disqualification proceedings, Tuesday announced his decision to resign as member of the Legislative Assembly.

Nov 10, 2015, 13:58 PM IST