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Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan


CAG report: Opposition seeks CBI probe against Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

February 20, 2020 9:35 am

Last week, the CAG report found that the state police diverted funds for strengthening infrastructure for anti-Maoist activities to meet the luxury requirements of senior officials.

'Scrap CAA': Kerala Assembly passes resolution against citizenship law

December 31, 2019 1:43 pm

While presenting the resolution, Vijayan said the CAA was against the "secular" outlook and fabric of the country and would lead to religion-based discrimination in granting citizenship.

States have no power to reject citizenship law: MHA

December 14, 2019 9:16 am

Chief Ministers of West Bengal, Punjab, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh have indicated that the new law will have no place in their respective states.

Amit Shah's claim that Hindi unifies India is absurd: Pinarayi Vijayan

September 15, 2019 12:38 pm

Taking on Union Home Minister Amit Shah over his remarks that it it the "national responsibility that Hindi expands and propers", Vijayan said the decision to inflict the language upon the citizens "amounts to enslaving them".

Kerala cop's raid at CPM district office sparks row

January 28, 2019 9:17 pm

Upon being refused to meet, the DYFI workers took to pelting stones at the police station. John had carried out the raid at the CPM office to search for these workers. Nevertheless, the raid did not result in any arrests.

In Kerala, PM Modi attacks Vijayan government over its handling of Sabarimala issue

January 15, 2019 7:10 pm

PM Modi on Tuesday inaugurated the Kollam bypass project in Kerala along with state Chief Minster Pinarayi Vijayan who was also present at the function.

Centre discriminating against Kerala: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

October 22, 2018 7:31 pm

Denying permission to the ministers and other stands taken by the Centre regarding flood relief works could only be seen as "moves" against Kerala, Vijayan, who returned early Monday morning after a five-day visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), told reporters here.

Before and after pics of Kerala floods: This is how the state is getting back on its feet

October 15, 2018 12:37 pm

Kerala floods: Even as two months have gone by since Kerala’s worst disaster in a century, the biggest challenge for the state has been to raise money for the relief and rehabilitation process.

Facing graft charges, Kerala govt cancels nod for breweries

October 08, 2018 4:28 pm

The government's decision came hours after the United Democratic Front (UDF) announced a state-wide agitation over the issue, alleging "nepotism" and "corruption" in awarding sanction for the breweries and distillery.

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan opposes Centre's move to replace UGC with HECI

June 29, 2018 5:39 pm

The Centre's 'unilateral' decision to do away with the apex higher education regulator, University Grants Commission and replace it with the Higher Education Commission under the Human Resource Development Ministry, will lead to far-reaching repercussions in the field of higher education, said Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan


Exclusive sneak peek into Kerala's Kannur International Airport

December 08, 2018 2:03 pm

By conservative estimates, Kannur International Airport would serve a million passengers annually, with the number expected to increase five-fold by 2025.