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New Kerala
Kerala governor asks opposition to behave, Left MLAs walk outThiruvananthapuram, Feb 5 : The Left opposition on Friday walked out of the Ker
Kerala governor asks opposition to behave, Left MLAs walk out
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 5 : The Left opposition on Friday walked out of the Kerala assembly ahead of Governor P. Sathasivam's customary address, but not before the latter had asked the protesting members to behave or leave the house. As Sathasivam... Read more
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New Kerala
Solar Scam: Ruckus in Kerala Assembly, Opposition stages walkoutThiruvananthapuram, Feb. 5 : Protests broke out in the Kerala Legislative Assem
Solar Scam: Ruckus in Kerala Assembly, Opposition stages walkout
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb. 5 : Protests broke out in the Kerala Legislative Assembly on Friday over the solar scam as opposition LDF lawmakers staged a walk-out during Governor P. Sathasivam's speech on the opening day of the budget session. However,... Read more
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The Hindu
Unprecedented scenes as Kerala Assembly session beginsHistory was created in the Kerala Legislative Assembly on Friday with Governor
Unprecedented scenes as Kerala Assembly session begins
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
History was created in the Kerala Legislative Assembly on Friday with Governor P. Sathasivam publicly acknowledging the Opposition Left Democratic Front's protests against the Oommen Chandy Government and urging the Opposition to take their case to... Read more
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The Hindu
LDF leaders urge Governor not to deliver policy addressLeaders of the Left Democratic Front (LDF) called on Kerala Governor P. Sathasi
LDF leaders urge Governor not to deliver policy address
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Leaders of the Left Democratic Front (LDF) called on Kerala Governor P. Sathasivam and appealed to him not to deliver the customary policy address to the Assembly when the House meets in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday, in view of the serious charges of... Read more
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New Kerala
Ahead of Kerala polls, CPI-M's Pinarayi undertakes image makeoverThrissur (Kerala), Feb 1 : Often called an 'iron man' in political circles due
Ahead of Kerala polls, CPI-M's Pinarayi undertakes image makeover
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Thrissur (Kerala), Feb 1 : Often called an 'iron man' in political circles due to his dour demeanour, CPI-M leader Pinarayi Vijayan nowadays can be seen sporting a smile as he drums up support for his party ahead of the Kerala assembly elections.... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala solar scam: Chandy appears before probe teamThiruvananthapuram, Jan 25 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday appe
Kerala solar scam: Chandy appears before probe team
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 25 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday appeared before the one-member commission of Justice (retd) G. Sivarajan probing the Rs.70 million solar scam in the state. Chandy, a witness in the solar scam case, had... Read more
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New Kerala
Kochi Metro test run successfulKochi, Jan 23 : The first test run of Rs.5,180 crore Kochi Metro rail project w
Kochi Metro test run successful
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Kochi, Jan 23 : The first test run of Rs.5,180 crore Kochi Metro rail project was flagged off on Saturday by Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in the presence of 'Metro Man' E. Sreedharan at the Muttom railway yard here. Chandy said the project... Read more
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New Kerala
Chandy assures murdered politician's widow help in CBI probeKozhikode, Jan 22 : The widow of a communist leader in Kerala, who was murdered
Chandy assures murdered politician's widow help in CBI probe
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Kozhikode, Jan 22 : The widow of a communist leader in Kerala, who was murdered in 2012, claimed on Friday that she has been promised help by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in initiating a CBI probe into the conspiracy behind the killing. "He has... Read more
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The Telegraph
Pulled to the CentreSchool children in a procession organized by the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan The Nar
Pulled to the Centre
The Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
School children in a procession organized by the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan The Narendra Modi government's decision to abolish the National Development Council is a further blow against the federal structure of our republic. True, the NDC did not have a... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala hikes salary, pension for state employeesThiruvananthapuram, Jan 20 : With assembly polls round the corner, the Oommen C
Kerala hikes salary, pension for state employees
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 20 : With assembly polls round the corner, the Oommen Chandy government in Kerala on Wednesday hiked salary and pension for all state government employees with immediate effect. The current increase will cost the government... Read more
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The Hindu
Probe against Vellappalli in micro-finance caseThe Special Judge and Inquiry Commissioner here has ordered a preliminary inqui
Probe against Vellappalli in micro-finance case
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
The Special Judge and Inquiry Commissioner here has ordered a preliminary inquiry against SNDP Yogam general secretary Vellappalli Natesan in what has come to be known as the micro-finance case. The Court issued the order in the case, involving... Read more
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New Kerala
Who will lead CPI-M in Kerala - Achuthanandan or Vijayan?Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 18 : Which of the two stalwarts will lead the CPI-M-led
Who will lead CPI-M in Kerala - Achuthanandan or Vijayan?
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 18 : Which of the two stalwarts will lead the CPI-M-led bloc in the upcoming Kerala assembly elections? Former chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan or party strongman Pinarayi Vijayan? With elections expected in April or May, it... Read more
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New Kerala
Prohibition successful nowhere: CPI Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 16 : With assembly polls around the corner in Ke
Prohibition successful nowhere
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
: CPI Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 16 : With assembly polls around the corner in Kerala, the CPI on Saturday did not reveal what its liquor policy would be but only noted that nowhere in the world has total prohibition... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala HC admits government petition in Lavalin caseKochi, Jan 15 : The Kerala High Court on Friday admitted a revision petition fi
Kerala HC admits government petition in Lavalin case
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Kochi, Jan 15 : The Kerala High Court on Friday admitted a revision petition filed by the state government in the SNC Lavalin case, in which CPI-M politburo member Pinarayi Vijayan was earlier exonerated by a special court. The Central Bureau of... Read more
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New Kerala
Chandy to appear before solar scam probe panelThiruvananthapuram, Jan 12 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will on Januar
Chandy to appear before solar scam probe panel
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 12 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will on January 25 appear before the one-member commission of Justice (retd) G. Sivarajan probing the Rs.70 million solar scam in the state. Chandy, a witness in the solar scam case,... Read more
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New Kerala
Some happy, others question SC poser on Sabarimala women entryThiruvananthapuram/Sabarimala, Jan 11 : The Supreme Court's poser on why can't
Some happy, others question SC poser on Sabarimala women entry
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram/Sabarimala, Jan 11 : The Supreme Court's poser on why can't all women be permitted entry to the famed Sabarimala temple in Kerala on Monday received a mixed response, with some people expressing happiness and others wanting the... Read more
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New Kerala
Will take up ministries' merger issue with Centre: Kerala CMNew Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 8 : Kerala will take up with the Centre the m
Will take up ministries' merger issue with Centre: Kerala CM
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 8 : Kerala will take up with the Centre the merger of the ministry of overseas Indian affairs (MOIA) with the ministry of external affairs, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Friday. The decision to do away with... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala to seek CBI probe into CPI-M leader's killingKozhikode, Jan 7 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Thursday said his gov
Kerala to seek CBI probe into CPI-M leader's killing
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
Kozhikode, Jan 7 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Thursday said his government will approach the Centre, seeking a CBI probe into the assassination of CPI-M leader T.P. Chandrasekheran. K.K. Rema, the widow of the slain leader, had earlier... Read more

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