The nurses of the private hospital began an indefinite strike state-wide on June 28 after the hospital managements rejected their pay revision demand. Pinarayi Vijayan said the meeting also wanted managements not to take any action against the nurses who went on strike.
Vallakkadavu boat jetty was the hub of trade and commerce in the erstwhile princely state, he said in a facebook post. “The state Biodiversity Museum is getting ready in the state capital. Science on Sphere and a 3D theatre on biodiversity are among its major attractions,” Vijayan said.
“India has also always opposed Israel’s policy of oppression and Modi has taken a turnaround on that policy,” Pinarayi Vijayan said. India has become a major purchaser of arms from Israel, he said, adding, “profits out of the arms deal (in Israel) are used for suppressing the Palestinan movement.”
The nurses of the private hospital began an indefinite strike state-wide on June 28 after the hospital managements rejected their pay revision demand. BJP national executive member V Muraleedhan said the LDF government was not taking any steps to end the nurses’ agitation and it is to help the private hospital lobby.
GTech vice-chairman Alexander Varghese, Secretary Vijay Kumar P, Chief Executive Officer Renjith Ramanujam and representatives of the industry were present during the launch ceremony at Cliff House, the official residence of the Chief Minister.
Former Home Minister and present Leader of Opposition Ramesh Chennithala has blamed Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan for the lack of outcome of the case. Chennithala is responding to Malayalam superstar Dileep who has been accused on being involved in the abduction.
The trend of using social media platforms for character assassination, trigger communal tension and post anti-women comments is on a rise, Pinarayi Vijayan said, adding even ‘responsible persons’ of the society indulge in such actions.
In a letter to Sushma Swaraj, Vijayan sought an investigation into the death citing concerns of the priest’s family. Vijayan said the priest, hailing from Pulinkunnu in Alappuzha district of Kerala, had gone to Edinburgh for higher studies last year.
The Kerala government recently amended the existing liquor policy to allow three-star restaurants and above to get bar licenses. Earlier, only five-star restaurants had approval to serve liquor.
The chief minister was responding to questions on DGP TP Senkumar’s statement to the media in Kochi yesterday that there was a “big threat perception” the day Modi visited Kochi
“The main consideration of the BJP in nominating Ram Nath Kovind to the post of president is that he is a leader of BJP,” the chief minister told reporters at the state capital.
Citing the case of adivasis of Bastar region in Chhattisgarh, the Kerala chief minister said the neo-liberal policy of the government is allowing the capitalists to move into forest land and adivasi villages and till date 14 corporate companies have entered the Bastar region in the name of mining.
“Kochi metro is the first metro project to be commissioned with modern signalling system, the coaches reflect the ‘Make in India’ initiative,” PM Narendra Modi said.
Sreedharan, who serves as the principal advisor of the DMRC, has been associated with the Kochi Metro project from the beginning.
Sreedharan, who hails from Palakkad in Kerala, has been overseeing the Kochi Metro project since its inception.