LDF's Mani C Kappan wins by-election in Kerala 's Pala in tough fight with UDF rival

Mani C Kappan defeated United Democratic Front candidate Advocate Jose Tom to win the Pala assembly by-polls.

Sep 27, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

Sabarimala issue will help BJP make big gains in Kerala: Thiruvananthapuram candidate K Rajasekharan

Rajasekharan recently resigned as governor of Mizoram to contest as the BJP's candidate from Thiruvananthapuram against Congress' Shashi Tharoor, a two-term sitting MP from the constituency.

Mar 29, 2019, 18:21 PM IST

Kerala government's handling of Sabarimala issue 'most shameful': PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi also hit out at Congress party and asked it to clear its stand on the Sabarimala issue. 

Jan 15, 2019, 19:20 PM IST

'All due to Karnataka elections': UDF holds bullock cart rally against fuel price hike​

The opposition Congress-led UDF on Wednesday took out a rally to the Raj Bhavan in Thiruvananthapuram in bullock carts and bicycles to protest against the steep hike in prices of petrol and diesel. The protesters raised slogans against the Narendra Modi-led government at the centre and Pinarayi Vijayan-led LDF government in the state.

May 02, 2018, 16:41 PM IST

'Severe cyclone' Ockhi to intensify in Tamil Nadu, Kerala; death toll reaches 12

More rain is expected in most places in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in the next 24 hours.

Dec 02, 2017, 06:57 AM IST

Political violence continues in Kannur, four RSS workers attacked

 Four RSS workers were attacked in Kannur district of Kerala.

Nov 20, 2017, 11:06 AM IST

Lake resort row: Court orders quick verification against Kerala Minister Thomas Chandy

A businessman-turned-politician, Chandy joined the ministry in April following the resignation of A K Saseendran over allegations of sexual misconduct. 

Nov 04, 2017, 15:55 PM IST

Delhi BJP to stage protest against political violence in Left-ruled Kerala

The Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) unit will stage a protest march in the national capital against political violence in the Left-ruled Kerala.

Oct 04, 2017, 06:15 AM IST

Amit Shah flags off Janaraksha rally in Kerala, urges end to communism in India

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) vice-president Amit Shah on Tuesday flagged off the Janaraksha Yatra in Kerala where he lashed out at the ruling CPM and blamed it for supporting political violence in the state. 

Oct 03, 2017, 21:10 PM IST

Kerala CM responsible for murders of BJP, RSS workers: Amit Shah

At least 84 of the 120 political murders occurred in Kannur -- the Chief Minister`s home town, the BJP chief said.

Oct 03, 2017, 14:06 PM IST

Vengara bypoll: LDF announces candidate

The Lok Sabha bypoll was caused by the demise of former union minister E Ahmed.

Sep 17, 2017, 20:00 PM IST

Mallika Sherawat to attend the annual Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation gala

Indian actress Mallika Sherawat says she is looking forward to attending the annual Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Gala in Saint-Tropez later on Wednesday.

Jul 26, 2017, 16:40 PM IST

LDF govt re-appoints Loknath Behera as Kerala Police chief

Taking to reporters here, Behera, a 1985 batch IPS officer, said he was grateful to the government for the posting and would try to fulfil his responsibilities.

Jun 28, 2017, 14:05 PM IST

Scrap Vizhinjam project, if corruption is involved: Congress

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan had recently made it clear that if there was any corruption it would be probed.

Jun 13, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

IPS officer Senkumar hails SC order; Ker govt awaits judgement copy

The Kerala government today said it would take the further course of action after getting the copy of the Supreme Court judgement directing reinstatement of senior IPS officer T P Senkumar as DGP.

Apr 24, 2017, 19:21 PM IST

Thomas Chandy to replace Saseendran in Kerala Ministry

 Businessman-turned politician Thomas Chandy of NCP will be sworn in as minister in the LDF government tomorrow, replacing A K Saseendran who quit as transport minister following sleaze allegation.

Mar 31, 2017, 14:54 PM IST

Noisy scenes in Kerala assembly over alleged Budget leak

Kerala assembly today witnessed noisy scenes over the alleged leakage of budget with Congress led UDF Opposition demanding?resignation of Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac, even as Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan assured that cabinet would take an appropriate decision on the matter.

Mar 06, 2017, 15:09 PM IST

Demonetisation: Kerala's UDF asks PM to convene meeting of CMs of states

The Congress led UDF opposition in Kerala today asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to convene a meeting of Chief Ministers of all states to discuss problems faced by the people in the wake of demonetisation.

Jan 03, 2017, 15:19 PM IST

Kerala's LDF govt cancels order for Aranmula airport project

The Kerala government today cancelled all orders related to the proposed Aranmula airport project, including the grant of in-principle sanction.

Nov 23, 2016, 14:13 PM IST

No party discussion over joint agitation with CPI-M: M M Hassan

Varughese George, national General Secretary of JD(U) said in a statement that, in Parliament, the Congress, the Left and Janata Dal (U) have taken strong position, highlighting people's difficulty in the aftermath of demonetisation.

Nov 20, 2016, 18:43 PM IST