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New Kerala
Kochi Metro to be completed in record time: Chandy (Lead, recasting para eight) The Rs.5,180 crore Kochi metro project, which is expected to resolve travel w
Kochi Metro to be completed in record time: Chandy (Lead, recasting para eight)
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
The Rs.5,180 crore Kochi metro project, which is expected to resolve travel woes in the commercial capital of Kerala, would be completed in record time, Chief Minister... Read more
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New Kerala
Kochi Metro to be completed in record time: Chandy The Rs.5,180 crore Kochi metro project, which is expected to resolve travel w
Kochi Metro to be completed in record time: Chandy
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The Rs.5,180 crore Kochi metro project, which is expected to resolve travel woes in the commercial capital of Kerala, would be completed in record time, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on... Read more
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New Kerala
Foundation stone controversy: Chandy puts ball in NHAI court Reacting to a controversy over the mention of the state BJP president's name
Foundation stone controversy: Chandy puts ball in NHAI court
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Reacting to a controversy over the mention of the state BJP president's name on a foundation stone of a road project, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday sought to put the... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala mulls setting up private universities Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Wednesday that the government will discu
Kerala mulls setting up private universities
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Wednesday that the government will discuss whether it should set up private universities in Kerala. "Kerala is the only state in the country that does not have a... Read more
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The Hindu
Rs. 34,000 crore for developing Kerala roadsGadkari asks Chandy to speed up land acquisition process. A whopping Rs. 34,00
Rs. 34,000 crore for developing Kerala roads
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Gadkari asks Chandy to speed up land acquisition process. A whopping Rs. 34,000 crore was sanctioned for the development of 1,065 km of roads across Kerala by Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways, and Shipping, on... Read more
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New Kerala
Row over Kerala BJP chief's name on foundation stone A controversy broke out on Tuesday as Kerala legislators found the name of st
Row over Kerala BJP chief's name on foundation stone
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
A controversy broke out on Tuesday as Kerala legislators found the name of state BJP chief figured prominently on the foundation stone of a road project here and protested. The BJP however... Read more
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The Hindu
CBI takes over ambulance scam case in RajasthanSpecifications tweaked to favour company, says CBI. The Central Bureau of Inve
CBI takes over ambulance scam case in Rajasthan
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Specifications tweaked to favour company, says CBI. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday registered a case of alleged irregularities against a galaxy of top Congress leaders in the award of an ambulance service contract to Ziqitza... Read more
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asianage
CBI registers cases against Sachin Pilot, Ashok GehlotRajasthan Congress President Sachin Pilot. (Photo: PTI) In what may have signi
CBI registers cases against Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
Rajasthan Congress President Sachin Pilot. (Photo: PTI) In what may have significant political ramifications in Rajasthan, the CBI on Friday registered cases against former chief minister Ashok Gehlot, senior Congress leader Sachin Pilot and the... Read more
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asianage
FIR on basis of probe into complaint by former mayorThe Rajasthan police FIR, filed in June last year, named Mr Gehlot, Mr Pilot, M
FIR on basis of probe into complaint by former mayor
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
The Rajasthan police FIR, filed in June last year, named Mr Gehlot, Mr Pilot, Mr Ravi Krishna and Mr Karti Chidambaram, sons of top Congress leaders and former Union ministers Vayalar Ravi and P. Chidambaram respectively. The Rajasthan police, whi-ch... Read more
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The Hindu
CBI takes over ambulance scam case in RajasthanCBI on Friday took over the ambulance scam case and re-registered the case file
CBI takes over ambulance scam case in Rajasthan
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
CBI on Friday took over the ambulance scam case and re-registered the case filed by Rajasthan Police against former Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Congress leader Sachin Pilot and sons of two former union ministers. CBI sources said that the agency... Read more
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New Kerala
Kochi boat accident toll now eight With the recovery of two more bodies on Thursday, the death toll in the Kochi
Kochi boat accident toll now eight
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
With the recovery of two more bodies on Thursday, the death toll in the Kochi boat accident has touched eight, police said. The accident took place on Wednesday afternoon when a motor boat was hit by a fishing... Read more
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Zawya
Yousuf Ali plans to invest in solar energy in UAEPower & UtilitiesYousuf Ali plans to invest in solar energy in UAE Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 Abu
Yousuf Ali plans to invest in solar energy in UAEPower & Utilities
Zawya / Posted 9 days ago
Yousuf Ali plans to invest in solar energy in UAE Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 Abu Dhabi: Following the implementation of a solar power plant in India’s Cochin International Airport, M.A. Yousuf Ali, the airport’s director who is also the managing... Read more
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The Hindu
Battle of wits in Kerala over local body pollsWith the government upping the ante and the State Election Commission refusing
Battle of wits in Kerala over local body polls
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
With the government upping the ante and the State Election Commission refusing to budge, it is a battle of wits that is on in Kerala over the conduct of the local government elections. Although Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and his key Cabinet... Read more
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The Hindu
No breakthrough in Kerala State Election Commission-Government meet on local pollsThe meeting between the government and State Election Commission on the schedul
No breakthrough in Kerala State Election Commission-Government meet on local polls
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
The meeting between the government and State Election Commission on the schedule for holding the local government elections in Kerala has ended in a stalemate. Both the sides stuck to their stated positions making a breakthrough impossible. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala panchayat denies involvement in killing of stray dogs Officials of Puzhathi panchayat near here in Kerala on Sunday washed their ha
Kerala panchayat denies involvement in killing of stray dogs
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Officials of Puzhathi panchayat near here in Kerala on Sunday washed their hands of the mass killing of stray dogs, saying they had no role in it nor commissioned anyone to do it. "We... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala local body polls on 2010 delimitation: Court The Kerala High Court on Thursday upheld its single judge's verdict directing
Kerala local body polls on 2010 delimitation: Court
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
The Kerala High Court on Thursday upheld its single judge's verdict directing the local bodies polls be held on the basis of the 2010 ward delimitation, instead on basis of the recent delimitation.... Read more
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New Kerala
Onam celebrations to begin on August 25 The week-long Onam celebrations in Kerala, that will witness a cultural extra
Onam celebrations to begin on August 25
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
The week-long Onam celebrations in Kerala, that will witness a cultural extravaganza, will begin on August 25, a minister said here on Thursday. Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will inaugurate the... Read more
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The Hindu
Blow to Chandy Govt. as HC orders timely local pollsThe Court directed the government to provide all possible assistance to the SEC
Blow to Chandy Govt. as HC orders timely local polls
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
The Court directed the government to provide all possible assistance to the SEC to discharge its constitutional responsibility. The Oommen Chandy government in Kerala has suffered a major political setback with a Division Bench of the Kerala High... Read more
16d
Calcutta News
Kerala to intervene for nurses in Saudi Arabia: Chandy With the Saudi Arabian authorities set to implement a new law on minimum qual
Kerala to intervene for nurses in Saudi Arabia: Chandy
Calcutta News / Posted 16 days ago
With the Saudi Arabian authorities set to implement a new law on minimum qualifications for nurses working in government and private sectors, the Kerala government will make suitable... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala to intervene for nurses in Saudi Arabia: Chandy With the Saudi Arabian authorities set to implement a new law on minimum qual
Kerala to intervene for nurses in Saudi Arabia: Chandy
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
With the Saudi Arabian authorities set to implement a new law on minimum qualifications for nurses working in government and private sectors, the Kerala government will make suitable... Read more
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International Business Times
India: World's first fully solar-powered airport inaugurated in Kochi The Kochi International Airport in the southern Indian state of Kerala has beco
India: World's first fully solar-powered airport inaugurated in Kochi
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
The Kochi International Airport in the southern Indian state of Kerala has become the first in the world to operate solely on solar power. Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy opened the solar plant, comprising more than 46,000 solar panels laid... Read more
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New Kerala
Cochin airport to be powered by solar energy Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Tuesday inaugurated a 12 MW solar power plant
Cochin airport to be powered by solar energy
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Tuesday inaugurated a 12 MW solar power plant at the airport here, making it solar energy powered. The plant comprising 46,150 solar panels laid across 45 acres in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kerala inks pact with Adani for Rs 7,525-cr Vizhinjam port projectThe project is expected to be operational in less than 1,000 daysThe project is
Kerala inks pact with Adani for Rs 7,525-cr Vizhinjam port project
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
The project is expected to be operational in less than 1,000 daysThe project is expected to be operational in less than 1,000 days Gautam Adani-led Adani Ports and Special Economic... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala inks agreement with Adanis for Vizhinjam port The Kerala government on Monday inked an agreement with Adani Ports for the p
Kerala inks agreement with Adanis for Vizhinjam port
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
The Kerala government on Monday inked an agreement with Adani Ports for the proposed Vizhinjam port, 25 years after the project was first mooted. The agreement for the construction of the port... Read more
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New Kerala
Vizhinjam port: Adani calls on Kerala politicians ahead of MoU Adani Ports chief Gautam Adani on Monday morning called on top political lead
Vizhinjam port: Adani calls on Kerala politicians ahead of MoU
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Adani Ports chief Gautam Adani on Monday morning called on top political leaders of Kerala, ahead of the signing of an agreement with the Kerala government for the construction of the... Read more
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The Hindu
Vizhinjam to become realityThe pact between the Kerala government Adani Vizhinjam Ports Ltd. is being inke
Vizhinjam to become reality
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
The pact between the Kerala government Adani Vizhinjam Ports Ltd. is being inked after overcoming several hurdles during the last 24 years. Kerala’s dream project, Vizhinjam International Multipurpose Deepwater Seaport, is set to become a reality... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala to ink MoU for Vizhinjam port on Monday The Kerala government will ink an agreement on Monday with Adani Ports for th
Kerala to ink MoU for Vizhinjam port on Monday
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
The Kerala government will ink an agreement on Monday with Adani Ports for the proposed Vizhinjam port, 25 years after the project was first mooted. The central government too will participate in the... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala to ink MoU for Vizhinjam port on Monday The Kerala government will ink an agreement on Monday with Adani Ports for th
Kerala to ink MoU for Vizhinjam port on Monday
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
The Kerala government will ink an agreement on Monday with Adani Ports for the proposed Vizhinjam port, 25 years after the project was first mooted. The central government too will participate in the... Read more
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New Kerala
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy declares Kerala a 'totally digital state' Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Saturday declared the state to be tota
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy declares Kerala a 'totally digital state'
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Saturday declared the state to be totally digital and added that it is the first state in the country to achieve such a distinction. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Meeting with Chandy over port positive: Kerala church The Latin Church in Kerala on Saturday held talks with Chief Minister Oommen
Meeting with Chandy over port positive: Kerala church
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
The Latin Church in Kerala on Saturday held talks with Chief Minister Oommen Chandy over the proposed Vizhinjam Port project and said the meeting was positive. The church has been opposing the... Read more
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The Hindu
Oommen Chandy I-Day speechKerala government plans to construct one lakh houses for the shelterless during
Oommen Chandy I-Day speech
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Kerala government plans to construct one lakh houses for the shelterless during the current financial year and create a Kerala Sustainable Development Council, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said here on Friday. Delivering his Independence Day address... Read more
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New Kerala
Major infrastructure projects getting ready: Chandy Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Saturday his government's work on infras
Major infrastructure projects getting ready: Chandy
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Saturday his government's work on infrastructure projects like a smart city and a Metro rail network were nearing completion. At a state function to mark the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cochin International Airport all set to become India's first green airportThe CIAL Company has installed a 12 MW solar plant with more than 46,000 panels
Cochin International Airport all set to become India's first green airport
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
The CIAL Company has installed a 12 MW solar plant with more than 46,000 panels on 45 acres of land at an investment of Rs.62 crore to accomplish this project. The project is likely to be officially inaugurated by Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy... Read more
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New Kerala
Cochin International Airport all set to become India's first green airport Cochin International Airport is all set to become the first Indian airport an
Cochin International Airport all set to become India's first green airport
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
Cochin International Airport is all set to become the first Indian airport and may be the first in the world as well, to operate on solar power and turn itself to a green... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala government threatens to withdraw operations from banks The Kerala government might consider pulling out all its banking operations f
Kerala government threatens to withdraw operations from banks
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
The Kerala government might consider pulling out all its banking operations from commercial and scheduled banks due to their indifferent attitude to repeated demands for people-friendly... Read more
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New Kerala
'Will seek centre's speedy clearance for Metro project' The Kerala government will seek the central government's support for speedy c
'Will seek centre's speedy clearance for Metro project'
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
The Kerala government will seek the central government's support for speedy clearance of the proposed Light Metro project in Kozhikode and Thiruvananthapuram, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said... Read more
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New Kerala
Kochi is India's first city to become world tourism body member Kochi on Monday become the first city in India to be enrolled as a member of
Kochi is India's first city to become world tourism body member
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
Kochi on Monday become the first city in India to be enrolled as a member of Beijing-based World Tourism Cities Federation (WTCF) Council. Kochi Mayor Tony Chammany handed over the... Read more
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New Kerala
Kochi to become member of World Tourism Cities Federation Kochi will soon become a member of the Beijing-based World Tourism Cities Fed
Kochi to become member of World Tourism Cities Federation
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
Kochi will soon become a member of the Beijing-based World Tourism Cities Federation (WTCF) Council as the Kerala government has accepted an invitation from the organisation, a state minister... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala body denies decision on exporting dog meat The Kerala Grama Panchayath Association on Thursday denied media reports that
Kerala body denies decision on exporting dog meat
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
The Kerala Grama Panchayath Association on Thursday denied media reports that its recent general body meeting decided to cull stray dogs and export their meat to northeast India and to other... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala CM announces Rs.1,000 crore for Technopark As the state's IT hub of Technopark celebrates its silver jubilee, Kerala Chi
Kerala CM announces Rs.1,000 crore for Technopark
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
As the state's IT hub of Technopark celebrates its silver jubilee, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday announced a Rs.997.65 crore development project to assist it in infrastructure... Read more
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New Kerala
We will do anything for Sreesanth: Chandy Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday said his government will do
We will do anything for Sreesanth: Chandy
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday said his government will do anything for cricketer S. Sreesanth as "he is our pride". Chandy was responding to a question about the former Indian speedster... Read more
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The Hindu
Confident of playing for India in 2019 World Cup: SreesanthThough he is yet to get any positive response from the Board of Control for Cri
Confident of playing for India in 2019 World Cup: Sreesanth
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
Though he is yet to get any positive response from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on lifting of the life ban imposed on him by the governing body for alleged fixing, former Indian speedster S.Sreesanth expressed confidence of... Read more
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The Hindu
Five member panel to expedite NH development in KeralaA five-member high-level committee headed by the Chief Secretary is to be set u
Five member panel to expedite NH development in Kerala
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
A five-member high-level committee headed by the Chief Secretary is to be set up to expedite development of National Highway stretches in Kerala into four-lane carriageways of 45 metre. This was communicated by the Chief Minister, Oommen Chandy... Read more
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New Kerala
Following flak, Kerala drops move to amend land rules ( Lead) A day after the Kerala government's move to amend the land assignment rules t
Following flak, Kerala drops move to amend land rules ( Lead)
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
A day after the Kerala government's move to amend the land assignment rules to regularise encroachments in the state's hilly areas came under fire from several quarters, a Kerala minister... Read more
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New Kerala
Confident of playing for India in 2019 World Cup: Sreesanth Though he is yet to get any positive response from the Board of Control for C
Confident of playing for India in 2019 World Cup: Sreesanth
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
Though he is yet to get any positive response from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on lifting of the life ban imposed on him by the governing body for alleged fixing,... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala's move to amend land rules draws flak The Kerala government's move to amend the land assignment rules to regularise
Kerala's move to amend land rules draws flak
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
The Kerala government's move to amend the land assignment rules to regularise encroachments in the hilly areas of the state has come under fire from several quarters. The amendment, brought in through a... Read more
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New Kerala
Some Kerala government offices work on Sunday Some Kerala government offices functioned on Sunday as a mark of respect to l
Some Kerala government offices work on Sunday
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Some Kerala government offices functioned on Sunday as a mark of respect to late president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam. Kerala Chief Secretary Jiji Thompson had on July 28 tweeted that all state government... Read more
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The Hindu
Fighting over the Western GhatsCompulsions of coalition politics and the clout of religious denominations forc
Fighting over the Western Ghats
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
Compulsions of coalition politics and the clout of religious denominations force political parties to compromise on their commitment to the environment Having completed the demarcation of Ecologically Sensitive Areas (ESA) for the conservation of... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala Govt. to name proposed Technological University after Dr. Kalam The Kerala government will name its proposed Technological University in hono
Kerala Govt. to name proposed Technological University after Dr. Kalam
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
The Kerala government will name its proposed Technological University in honour of former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam. "Kerala will be the first state honouring Dr Kalam, by... Read more
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New Kerala
Ruling front allies in Kerala express discontent Three allies of the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) on Saturday ex
Ruling front allies in Kerala express discontent
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Three allies of the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) on Saturday expressed their displeasure over the way the dominant party is going ahead in Kerala. The allies who appear miffed include... Read more
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