Karthikeyan said he had sought the permission of the party leadership for a go-ahead on his decision.
Government is setting up mini-Regional Cancer Centres in five government medical colleges.
This would have the benefit of creating jobs as well as increasing the forest cover, the minister said.
The Kerala govt is keen on fast-tracking four-laning of 30-m highways to avoid the massive land acquisition.
Police have arrested three persons after his family filed a complaint.
Opposition protest against the transfer of headmistress who closed the gates of a school after waiting for minister Raab.
The boys were likely to be trafficked to the Gulf countries for using them as camel jockeys.
Bitty Mohanty was granted a brief parole to meet his ailing mother.
“Not True. Where does such news come from,” Anita Pratap said in a message to the AAP Kerala convenor.
A decision to return 120 children to Jharkhand, 59 to Bengal and 7 to Bihar was taken by district child welfare committees.
Both passengers, from Kasargod in Kerala, had arrived from Dubai and had concealed the gold in their backpacks, said Customs officers.
Experts of the department carried out a mini excavation at the north entrance of the historic temple last week.
Though Rajasthan lost to Baroda, they still have an outside chance to go through.
Kerala has 2.42 crore voters and 269 candidates are in the fray.
One of the oldest campaigners this elections, Achuthanandan is still rocking at public meetings with punch-packed speeches.