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Kerala HC orders re-trial in POSCO cases

January 07, 2021 8:33 am

The court told the three accused persons to appear before the trial court on January 20. The accused have been on bail after they had obtained a stay against the verdict of the trial court.

SNC-Lavalin case Explained: How Kerala CM Vijayan came to be prosecuted, discharged

October 05, 2020 10:17 am

The SNC-Lavalin case has been extensively debated in Kerala politics and by the media mainly because Pinarayi Vijayan is named as an accused.

Kerala health official allegedly rapes woman who needed Covid negative certificate, arrested

September 08, 2020 1:18 am

Amid protests over the incident, the health department has suspended Junior Health Inspector Pradeep Kumar, 44.

Kerala assembly passes resolution against Thiruvananthapuram airport lease out

August 25, 2020 10:00 am

The resolution urged the Centre to revoke the decision to lease out the airport to Adani Enterprises.

Explained: What is the row over the takeover of Thiruvananthapuram airport by Adani Group?

August 24, 2020 9:02 am

The Centre has decided to lease out the operation, management and development of the airport to Adani Enterprises for a period of 50 years — a move being vehemently opposed by the state government.

Won't allow privatisation of Thiruvananthapuram airport: Kerala all-party meet reaches consensus

August 20, 2020 10:55 pm

Barring the BJP, all parties in the state have urged the Union Cabinet to revoke the decision to lease out the Thiruvananthapuram airport to the Adani group.

IAS officer suspended for fleeing Kerala while under quarantine

March 27, 2020 9:30 pm

The young IAS officer had returned to the state on March 19 after a trip abroad and had been asked to remain under observation. However, he left for his brother's place in Bengaluru without informing anyone.

Handing Thiruvananthapuram Airport to Adani: SC sends back Kerala govt’s plea to HC

February 29, 2020 1:50 am

Hearing an appeal filed by the state, a Bench headed by Chief Justice of India S A Bobde and comprising Justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant said the contention regarding Article 131 of the Constitution — whether it involved a centre-state dispute — will be kept open for further hearing if necessary.

We the People: ‘Dream chasers in India are often pushed to limit of quitting... but we still do the job’

December 28, 2019 11:15 pm

What does the Constitution mean in their lives, in letter and spirit? Which rights matter to them the most, at home and beyond, as they enter 2020, the 70th year of the Republic.

Kerala Congress chief seeks explanation from Shashi Tharoor, party backs state unit

August 28, 2019 7:08 am

In a letter addressed to Tharoor, Ramachandran stated that his stand “does not auger well for the party”, even as the Lok Sabha MP defended his stance and urged “fellow Congressmen” to respect his stand.


Vanitha Mathil bring together Kerala women

June 22, 2020 6:06 pm

Vanitha Mathil bring together Kerala women

Kerala CM Oommen Chandy appears before probe panel

January 25, 2016 11:43 am

Trivandrum, Jan 25 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday appeared before a judicial commission probing the 7-crore solar scam that has engulfed his Congress-led UDF government, over his alleged links to the accused in the massive cheating scandal. The scam relates to an alleged con job by a pair of entrepreneurs Saritha Nair and Biju Radhakrishnan, who promised to install solar power panels. The Chief Minister, a witness in the case, had already given a written statement to the commission and agreed to appear before it personally, when asked to do so. The commission, that has its office in Kochi, will come to Thiruvananthapuram and record Chandy's statement. Chandy has maintained all along that he has done no wrong and is prepared to face any probe.

Ghulam Ali felicitated in Thiruvananthapuram

January 15, 2016 5:46 am

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 15 (ANI): Kerala felicitated Pakistan's legendary maestro Ghulam Ali, two days after he performed in Kolkata. Ali was presented with an award by a socio-cultural organisation and Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and other leaders were also present. Ali will be performing in Thiruvananthapuram city on Friday and in Kozhikode on January 17. He expressed happiness on performing in Kerala during his maiden visit to the state. Indian classical singer, Pandit Vishwanath, will also perform with Ali on Friday. He was all praise for the Pakistani singer, calling him the king of ghazals. Ali, the 75-year old renowned singer, performed with his son Amir Ali in Kolkata on January 12 and was felicitated by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.