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Congress’ uphill task: Stay relevant in Sabarimala, despite dichotomy

In Kerala, dominated by the see-saw politics between the CPM-led LDF and the Congress-led UDF over decades, the inroads that the BJP has been slowly but silently making has caused a deep churn among both coalitions.

Kerala: Police register rape cases against ex-CM Oommen Chandy, Venugopal

Solar scam accused Saritha S Nair alleged that Oommen Chandy subjected her to unnatural sex at the chief minister’s official residence in 2012, while KC Venugopal raped her at the official residence of A P Anil Kumar.


Kerala: KM Mani speaks at CPM meet, triggers speculation

In his address, Mani did not speak about a possible alliance with the CPM, but showered praise on the CPM-led governments in the past.

KPCC elections: Burnt by Solar scam, Congress in Kerala has to find a leader who can keep BJP at bay

Other contenders being talked about are K Sudhakaran, the party’s big leader in the CPM stronghold of Kannur, and V D Satheeshan, the KPCC vice-president and a member of the ‘I’ group.

Congress led opposition to hold 12-hour hartal in Kerala on October 13

UDF chairman and state opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala said the protest was against the "frequent" hike in prices of petroleum products and drawback in the implementation of GST.

Congress flays Kerala government move to clear former minister EP Jayarajan

Criticising the government move, Ramesh Chennithala said the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau was giving a clean chit to E P Jayarajan in a case where CPI-M itself had found him guilty and removed from the post of Industries Minister.


Kerala Congress suspends MLA M Vincent from party post

He would stand divested of party post till his innocence in the case is proved, Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee president M M Hassan said, adding, Vincent has told the party that he was confident that he would be able to prove his innocence in court.

Kerala Congress man who led calf killing says he had boss’s nod, state Youth Congress chief denies

Calf killing: Party suspends three Kerala Youth Congress leaders, says action is ‘completely unacceptable’.

Kerala: Assembly censures Cong (M) legislator P C George

George had been recently removed as the government chief whip following his rebellion against his party chairman K M Mani.