“The Loka Kerala Sabha would mark the diversity of democracy. It has been envisaged as a body that can contribute to the comprehensive development of Kerala. It should reflect the ideas and aspirations of expatriates from Kerala,” said Pinarayi Vijayan.
“Nobody knows how many fishermen died in the Ochki tragedy. Had the missing persons been the children of the rich, what would have been the nature of the government reaction? Why do those who cannot look after the concerns of the people continue in power?’’ Thomas said
CPM’s Idukki district secretary K K Jayachandran said, “Some local leaders wanted to project Kim as they felt he is the only communist leader who challenges the US. However, the party does not attest that stand."
According to the school management, the boy hugged the girl in front of other students during an arts festival held in the school on August 21 this year —- the boy said it was a congratulatory hug after her impressive singing at the festival. Both apologised to the vice-principal for this public display of affection.
A radio jockey in Doha, R J Sooraj, who appreciated the women’s courage, lashed out at the trolling against them.
In the video uploaded on Facebook, Sooraj asked why were those who speak about the freedom of Hadiya not respecting the freedom of these girls.
From Wednesday night to Saturday evening, the five subsisted on rainwater. The GPS and wireless devices on the boat stopped working and the food they got from Thengapattanam in Kanyakumari district was washed away.
The death toll from the cyclone has gone up to seven in Kerala, with five bodies being fished out from the sea on Saturday. At least 47 fishermen, who were rescued, have been admitted to the Thiruvananthapuram medical college.
Cyclone Ockhi: Kerala CM Vijayan said rescue operations are going on at full swing, despite inclement weather conditions. "We don’t have the exact number of fishermen missing in the sea. Since last night, 43 fishermen had been either rescued or returned safely to various destinations in Southern Kerala."
JD(U) Rajya Sabha MP Veerendra Kumar announced his resignation from Parliament on Wednesday. There are reports doing the rounds that the faction led by Veerendra Kumar could merge with the Janata Dal (Secular) and join the CPM-led LDF in Kerala