Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

KK Shailaja


‘Graft’ in Covid purchases: Kerala Lokayukta issues notice to ex-minister KK Shailaja, seven others

October 16, 2022 2:36 am

CPI(M) leader K K Shailaja, however, said the decision to buy PPE kits at a higher price was taken with Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s knowledge.

Ramon Magsaysay of Philippines, and his stance on communism

September 05, 2022 8:16 am

Former Kerala health minister K K Shailaja has declined her nomination for the 2022 Ramon Magsaysay Award, considered to be Asia's equivalent to the Nobel Prize.  

Kerala: CPI(M) leader KK Shailaja declined Magsaysay Award after party decision

September 05, 2022 2:12 am

Confirming the development, Shailaja told the media that it was a collective decision of the CPI(M) central committee that she should not accept the award.

'Later, I felt that is how a teacher should be – like a mother': KK Shailaja on her favourite teacher

September 04, 2022 4:09 pm

The former Kerala health minister on her primary-school teacher who was both mother and educator to many

Suriya: We don’t need to work in Bollywood to prove ourselves

March 09, 2022 8:56 am

Suriya on Tuesday attended a press meet in Kochi as part of the promotions of his upcoming Tamil movie Etharkkum Thunindhavan.

New plant species named after Kerala's Communist leaders

August 25, 2021 1:20 pm

Assessing the conservation status, the team noted that all three species are critically endangered.

Decision to bring in new faces in LDF cabinet taken in CPI(M)'s long term interest: Yechury

May 20, 2021 5:53 pm

Responding to a question on the exclusion of Shailaja from the new cabinet, he said the question of who will contest the election and who of the elected MLAs become ministers are matters within the domain of the respective state committees in every state.

What KK Shailaja's exclusion says about Kerala CPM

May 20, 2021 8:25 am

KK Shailaja’s removal from Pinarayi Vijayan ministry shows CPM and its supporters may be reading Kerala verdict differently

Dropping Shailaja a 'political and organisational' decision: CPI(M)

May 19, 2021 2:18 pm

According to CPI(M) state acting secretary A Vijayaraghavan, as far as the Communist party is concerned, politics and organisation were equally important and the present decision was in accordance with it.

Act of omission

May 19, 2021 8:58 am

Kerala CPM’s decision to drop KK Shailaja from ministry, even as fight against pandemic continues, invites questions.