The CPI (M) polit buro member said Chandy has made SNDP Yogam and its general secretary Vellappally Natesan instrumental for his electoral gain.
Karai Rajan and Karai Chandrasekharan would contest for Kannur district panchayat and Thalassery municipality respectively.
Temple board said the probe has revealed that the faculty member has not taken side with either the SFI or the ABVP during the violence following the conduct of the fest.
On Wednesday, CPI (M) veteran and Opposition leader V S Achuthanandan fired another salvo against Natesan. He said Natesan had committed grave irregularities in microfinance scheme of SNDP.
Exploride is a transparent heads-up display that offers distraction free access to car dashboard and mobile notifications
The CPM leader said Natesan had used the microfinance fund for his personal interests after creating fake addresses.
Over her comments on Facebook justifying the beef festival conducted on the college campus, a college teacher has come under fire.
If the disappointment of the Kerala electorate towards the Congress and CPM-led political fronts gets translated into votes, the third front would be a reality in Kerala, said Nair.
In a note circulated among the participants of the meeting, SNDP Yogam alleged that Kerala was ruled by minority parties of Kerala Congress (M) and Indian Union Muslim League, which have dominance only in two districts each.
Elections will be held for the 941 village panchayats, 152 block panchayats, 14 district panchayats, six corporations and 86 municipalities.
NSS general secretary G Sukumaran Nair said that his outfit has no political ambitions adding that the NSS has been standing for secularism and democracy since its inception.
However, Nadar outfit chairman Vishnupuram Chandrasekharan said the VSDP would not be cooperative with the BJP or SNDP Yogam if they wanted only a Hindu coalition.
It has always been an incongruity that Natesan, now 78, became the general secretary of an organisation envisaged to promote the teachings of social reformer Sree Narayana Guru.
Kerala rubber growers have suffered an annual income loss of over Rs 7,100 crore from crash in prices and lower production.
As backward Hindu Ezhava outfit Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana (SNDP) Yogam is getting closer to the BJP, CPI (M) has further stepped up its attack on Yogam general secretary Vellappally Nateshan.
Kerala’s plantation sector has come to a standstill following the agitation of three lakh estate workers demanding that the daily wage be increased from Rs 232 to Rs 500.
Police sources said Babu had confessed that he went to the convent that night for burglary.
According to BJP sources, Shah has directed the state leaders to “Hinduise Kerala politics and politicise Kerala Hindus”.
2015 has been a good year for children in both mainstream and regional films. Here’s a look at some of those who delivered sterling performances on screen.
The publisher has informed the translator Sridevi S Kartha that she should not share the dais with Swami Brahmavihari Das during the function.
In its letter on September 23, AWBI had stated that killing of any animal, including stray dogs, was a crime and cognizable offence under sections 428 and 429 of IPC.
Police sources said the arrested refugees, all men in the age group of 18 to 30, have been staying in various camps in Tamil Nadu.
Police sources in Kerala said the alleged accused Sathish Babu alias Sathish Nair, 38, was nabbed by Uttarakhand police from a guest house for pilgrims at Haridwar on Wednesday night.
The victim was identified as Abdurahman, 52, a native of Chelambra in Malappuram.
Kerala Brahmin Sabha (KBS) vice president K A Raman said preliminary discussions have been held with Hardik Patel in this regard.
Congress state president V M Sudheeran said the party accepted the recommendations of the panel, headed by vice-president V D Satheesan.
Students of the government high school at Mamalakkandam in Ernakulam began the agitation as the government did not appoint any teacher for their high school.
Kothamangalam legislator T U Kuruvila said after the students started hunger strike, he has apprised the government of the situation.
Health Minister V S Sivakumar said the tempo of vaccination had decreased in Malappuram and Kasargode districts due to the anti-immunisation stand of certain sections.
Rationalist groups in India fight not just superstitions, ‘godmen’, ‘ghosts’, ‘spirits’ or social injustice. As profiles of several across India show, threats are a constant presence.
Jabbar, a retired schoolteacher, says he became a rationalist in 1976 after reading the Quran, and has been the target of Muslim ire for raising questions about Islam.
Sources said Sudheeran had removed a few leaders in the district committees who had been involved in criminal activities and intervened wherever committees were reconstituted by violating KPCC norms.
In June, Thomas was removed from Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau at a time when the probe against Finance Minister K M Mani in the bar bribery case.
She has been suffering from fever for last few days. They found her lying in a pool of blood in her room. She had sustained a deep wound on her head.
Police registered the case against Riaz alias Riyad Rahman, a native of Kozhikode, under section 125 of IPC and sections 20 and 38 of UAPA Act.
Kerala transport Commissioner Tomin J Thachankery said the government would take necessary steps to implement the court directive.