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New Kerala
Bickering in Congress in Kerala led to loss of power: Antony - newkerala.com #107565in the party and it's time for a generation change." In the 2016 May assembly
Bickering in Congress in Kerala led to loss of power: Antony - newkerala.com #107565
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
in the party and it's time for a generation change." In the 2016 May assembly polls, the then ruling government led by Oommen Chandy was supremely confident of retaining power. But when the votes were counted it suffered a humiliating defeat,... Read more
7d
New Kerala
Congress warns of agitation in Kerala if liquor policy scrapped - newkerala.com #107284see free flow of liquor," added Krishna. For the past week, a few state minist
Congress warns of agitation in Kerala if liquor policy scrapped - newkerala.com #107284
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
see free flow of liquor," added Krishna. For the past week, a few state ministers have dropped enough hints that the liquor policy of the previous Oommen Chandy government has caused a serious dent on the money-earner tourism industry of the s... Read more
8d
dna
Solar scam: Commission to recall, examine former CM Oommen ChandyA judicial commission probing the solar panel scam on Thursday decided to "reca
Solar scam: Commission to recall, examine former CM Oommen Chandy
dna / Posted 8 days ago
A judicial commission probing the solar panel scam on Thursday decided to "recall" and examine former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and 20 other witnesses again "considering the evidences available with the commission". A commission source said that... Read more
8d
Business Standard India
Liquor to be made available online in Kerala from Onampresent liquor policy, which comes into force at the beginning of every financi
Liquor to be made available online in Kerala from Onam
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
present liquor policy, which comes into force at the beginning of every financial year, was formulated by the previous Oommen Chandy government, according to which liquor is available only at two dozen five-star hotels in Kerala. The previous... Read more
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8d
New Kerala
'Liquor to be made available online in Kerala from Onam' - newkerala.com #106724state's present liquor policy, which comes into force at the beginning of every
'Liquor to be made available online in Kerala from Onam' - newkerala.com #106724
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
state's present liquor policy, which comes into force at the beginning of every fiscal, was formulated by the previous Oommen Chandy government, as per which liquor is available only at two dozen five-star hotels in Kerala. The previous... Read more
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10d
New Kerala
Kerala minister slams UDF liquor policy - newkerala.com #105702Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 16 : Former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy governm
Kerala minister slams UDF liquor policy - newkerala.com #105702
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 16 : Former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy government's liquor policy was a confused one and needs revisions, Tourism Minister A.C. Moideen said on Tuesday. "Who does not know that the UDF liquor policy was a 'hotchpotch... Read more
14d
New Kerala
Kerala HC gives month's time in SNC Lavalin case - newkerala.com #104144in 2013, following which the CBI approached the high court with a revision peti
Kerala HC gives month's time in SNC Lavalin case - newkerala.com #104144
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
in 2013, following which the CBI approached the high court with a revision petition. The outgoing Kerala government led by Oommen Chandy had also filed a revision petition. A few other revision petitions in the case were not admitted as the court... Read more
15d
New Kerala
Pressure mounts on Chandy to return as leader to resurrect UDF - newkerala.com #103838Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 11 : Pressure is mounting on former Kerala Chief Minist
Pressure mounts on Chandy to return as leader to resurrect UDF - newkerala.com #103838
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 11 : Pressure is mounting on former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy to take up the leadership of the now fragmented UDF, following the exit of Kerala Congress (Mani) from the alliance. Several Congress and United... Read more
19d
The Indian Express
KM Mani quits UDF, Congress loses Kerala ally of 30 yearsfrom liquor baron Biju Ramesh and CPI(M) leader V S Achuthanandan that Mani had
KM Mani quits UDF, Congress loses Kerala ally of 30 years
The Indian Express / Posted 19 days ago
from liquor baron Biju Ramesh and CPI(M) leader V S Achuthanandan that Mani had accepted Rs 1 crore as bribe from bar owners to reopen over 400 bar-hotels found to be “substandard”. Mani and then chief minister Oommen Chandy denied th... Read more
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19d
The Economic Times
K.C. Mani quits UDF, Congress says he will regret itthe bar scam broke out," he added, referring to the scandal which hit Mani hard
K.C. Mani quits UDF, Congress says he will regret it
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
the bar scam broke out," he added, referring to the scandal which hit Mani hard. Congress leader and former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said: "Mani never raised his problems at UDF meetings. His moving out is painful." UDF convenor and Congress... Read more
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19d
New Kerala
Mani quits UDF, Congress says he will regret it - newkerala.com #101720the bar scam broke out," he added, referring to the scandal which hit Mani hard
Mani quits UDF, Congress says he will regret it - newkerala.com #101720
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
the bar scam broke out," he added, referring to the scandal which hit Mani hard. Congress leader and former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said: "Mani never raised his problems at UDF meetings. His moving out is painful." UDF convenor and Congress... Read more
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19d
dna
Kerala: Congress-led UDF suffers jolt as old ally KC( severs tiesgive all our attention to strengthening the party." Reacting to the development
Kerala: Congress-led UDF suffers jolt as old ally KC( severs ties
dna / Posted 19 days ago
give all our attention to strengthening the party." Reacting to the development, Congress leader and former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy termed the development as "unfortunate" while Chennithala, who was a target of KC-M, said Mani has "cheated"... Read more
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19d
The Hindu
KC( leaves Congress-led UDF in Keralaarrangements in the local government institutions would continue. Reacting to
KC( leaves Congress-led UDF in Kerala
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
arrangements in the local government institutions would continue. Reacting to the development, former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said the Congress was fully accommodative of Mr. Mani's sentiments. Both the reports submitted after... Read more
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19d
New Kerala
led UDF splits in Kerala - newkerala.com #101647budgets. With his departure, the UDF's strength in the 140-member house will s
led UDF splits in Kerala - newkerala.com #101647
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
budgets. With his departure, the UDF's strength in the 140-member house will slide from 47 to 41. Former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy described Mani's decision as "painful". "Mani had never raised his problems at the UDF meeting. His moving out... Read more
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20d
dna
Quick verification ordered against former Kerala CM Oommen Chandy over land assignment caseIn the second such order against former Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy thi
Quick verification ordered against former Kerala CM Oommen Chandy over land assignment case
dna / Posted 20 days ago
In the second such order against former Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy this week, a vigilance court on Saturday directed a quick verification against him and former revenue minister Adoor Prakash over a controversial land assignment involving... Read more
22d
dna
Congress to reorganise party in Kerala, process to be completed in three months: Mukul Wasnickbe decided very soon," Wasnick said. Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) p
Congress to reorganise party in Kerala, process to be completed in three months: Mukul Wasnick
dna / Posted 22 days ago
be decided very soon," Wasnick said. Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president VM Sudheeran, former chief minister Oommen Chandy and Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala were summoned by the party high command for talks. "Reorganisation... Read more
22d
The Hindu
Congress revamp in 3 months, Sudheeran to stayeffect was taken at a high-level meeting convened by AICC vice-president Rahul
Congress revamp in 3 months, Sudheeran to stay
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
effect was taken at a high-level meeting convened by AICC vice-president Rahul Gandhi and attended by former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala, Mr. Sudheeran, CWC member A.K. Antony, AICC general secretary Mukul... Read more
23d
New Kerala
Kerala Minister to fly to Saudi Arabia to help Indian workers - newkerala.com #99866go to labour camps to see that the workers get the basic essential things," sai
Kerala Minister to fly to Saudi Arabia to help Indian workers - newkerala.com #99866
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
go to labour camps to see that the workers get the basic essential things," said Jaleel. Meanwhile, former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy who played a key part in working with Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in evacuating Keralites... Read more
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23d
Hindustantimes.com
Beef-eating has never been an issue in TN, say political analystsbeen in the cattle trade for generations. A huge beef crunch in Kerala, as a r
Beef-eating has never been an issue in TN, say political analysts
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 days ago
been in the cattle trade for generations. A huge beef crunch in Kerala, as a result of the strike in Tamil Nadu, forced Oommen Chandy, who was Kerala chief minister at the time, to write to Jayalalithaa on August 11, 2015, requesting her to step... Read more
25d
dna
Vigilance Court orders quick verification against Oommen​ Chandyvigilance court in Thrissur on Monday ordered quick verification against Congre
Vigilance Court orders quick verification against Oommen​ Chandy
dna / Posted 25 days ago
vigilance court in Thrissur on Monday ordered quick verification against Congress leader and former Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy on a complaint by a BJP activist alleging irregularities in appointments to Palakkad Government Medical... Read more
25d
Business Standard India
Hundreds of Keralites in dire straits in Kuwait, Saudi Arabiamore than 4000 Keralites," the employee said, requesting not to be identified.
Hundreds of Keralites in dire straits in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
more than 4000 Keralites," the employee said, requesting not to be identified. The office of former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has been receiving numerous calls from Saudi Arabia and Kuwait and from anxious relatives in the state. Chief... Read more
25d
New Kerala
Hundreds of Keralites in dire straits in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia - newkerala.com #98582more than 4000 Keralites," the employee said, requesting not to be identified.
Hundreds of Keralites in dire straits in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia - newkerala.com #98582
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
more than 4000 Keralites," the employee said, requesting not to be identified. The office of former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has been receiving numerous calls from Saudi Arabia and Kuwait and from anxious relatives in the state. Chief... Read more
27d
New Kerala
Kerala Police officer drags media personnel to police station, suspended - newkerala.com #98024should not have happened; the media should get the space and the freedom to wor
Kerala Police officer drags media personnel to police station, suspended - newkerala.com #98024
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
should not have happened; the media should get the space and the freedom to work," said Brittas. Former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said he cannot recall any incident like this having taken place earlier. "The issue was raging between the... Read more
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28d
Hindustantimes.com
Chandy takes bus passengers by surprise as he turns out to be oneHaving lost Kerala’s chief ministership in the May elections, Oommen Chandy see
Chandy takes bus passengers by surprise as he turns out to be one
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 28 days ago
Having lost Kerala’s chief ministership in the May elections, Oommen Chandy seems to be enjoying life’s small pleasures, such as taking a 75 km bus ride from Kollam to the state capital. The Congress leader was seen on Thursday taking a Kerala State... Read more
28d
New Kerala
Chandy takes bus passengers by surprise as he turns out to be one - newkerala.com #97308Thiruvananthapuram, July 29 : Having lost Kerala's chief ministership in the Ma
Chandy takes bus passengers by surprise as he turns out to be one - newkerala.com #97308
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, July 29 : Having lost Kerala's chief ministership in the May elections, Oommen Chandy seems to be enjoying life's small pleasures, like taking a 75 km bus ride from Kollam to the state capital. The Congress leader was seen on... Read more
29d
The Hindu
Kerala politicians agreed dam was safe, says K.T. ThomasNadu was willing to share half the power generated from the dam. Chandy’s stan
Kerala politicians agreed dam was safe, says K.T. Thomas
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
Nadu was willing to share half the power generated from the dam. Chandy’s stance Mr. Thomas said the then Chief Minister, Oommen Chandy, who called on him at his residence in Kottayam, had expressed his helplessness. He claimed Mr. Chandy to have... Read more
29d
The Hindu
Flays panic mongeringup unnecessary fears over the strength and safety of the dam was totally undesi
Flays panic mongering
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
up unnecessary fears over the strength and safety of the dam was totally undesirable, he said. Former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy told The Hindu that he had indeed called on Mr. Thomas, but only to say that the first and foremost concern of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Temple board firm on no entry to women between 10 to 50 in Sabarimalaa time when the CPI-M-led Kerala government has a different view and wishes to
Temple board firm on no entry to women between 10 to 50 in Sabarimala
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
a time when the CPI-M-led Kerala government has a different view and wishes to allow entry to all women, while the previous Oommen Chandy government was of the view that the temple customs should be followed. "We are of the firm view, that the apex... Read more
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New Kerala
Temple board firm on no entry to women between 10 to 50 in Sabarimala - newkerala.com #95382a time when the CPI-M-led Kerala government has a different view and wishes to
Temple board firm on no entry to women between 10 to 50 in Sabarimala - newkerala.com #95382
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
a time when the CPI-M-led Kerala government has a different view and wishes to allow entry to all women, while the previous Oommen Chandy government was of the view that the temple customs should be followed. "We are of the firm view, that the apex... Read more
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New Kerala
Fresh probe ordered against former Kerala Minister Babu - newkerala.com #93596he will react after going through the case. Babu has come under fire from the
Fresh probe ordered against former Kerala Minister Babu - newkerala.com #93596
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
he will react after going through the case. Babu has come under fire from the bar hotel owners ever since the previous Oommen Chandy government decided to give permission to only two dozen five-star hotels to operate bars, and closed down more... Read more

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