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Two students get 10-year RI for ragging and rape
Fri, Feb 27, 2009

A special court in Kottayam on Thursday sentenced two senior students of a nursing school to 10 years’ rigorous imprisonment for the gang rape of their junior on the pretext of ragging.....

Three students sentenced for raping a junior in 2005
Thu, Feb 26, 2009

Three students of a nursing school in Kerala's Kottayam district were found guilty of raping a junior student on the pretext of ragging.

VS keeps date with Vijayan yatra
Thu, Feb 26, 2009

Another crisis in the state CPM was temporarily put off when CM Achuthanandan climbed down from his defiant posture and participated in valedictory meeting.

CPM mixes some sound from Resul Pookutty
Thu, Feb 26, 2009

AT the Shankhumukham beach here this evening,when CPM state secretary Pinarayi Vijayan ended his Nava Kerala Yatra,all ears may have been tuned to the appearance.....

Increase retirement age,says Kerala panel
Wed, Feb 25, 2009

The expenditure committee of the Kerala Assembly has recommended that the government raise the retirement age of state government employees in two phases....

A long march
Wed, Feb 25, 2009

It was meant to be a political tour to highlight a “prosperous Kerala” under the Left rule. But the Nava Kerala Yatra,planned in December before the multi-crore Lavalin scam rocked.....

CPM defeats Shornur rebels,but with some help from BJP
Sun, Feb 22, 2009

The CPI(M) held on to the Shornur municipality after one BJP and one Congress member tactically abstained from the no-confidence...

Kerala sets aside package for NRIs hit by meltdown
Sat, Feb 21, 2009

Kerala hopes to tackle the economic meltdown with a special “anti-recession” package of Rs 10,000 crore.

Ex-nun’s confessions set to rock Kerala Church
Thu, Feb 19, 2009

In her autobiography 'Amen — an autobiography of a nun',Sister Jesme talks of closet homosexuality,sexual harassment,draconian rules.

Gulf’s recession ripples yet to hit Kerala
Mon, Feb 16, 2009

While mass cancellations of job visas from the recession-hit Gulf sent shudders across Kerala...

Malayalam daily’s office attacked
Sun, Feb 15, 2009

The Palakkad district office of Mangalam,a Malayalam daily,was attacked late on Friday night...

VS-Pinarayi row in focus as CPM Politburo meets today
Sat, Feb 14, 2009

On saturday,all of Kerala will have its eyes on the CPI(M) Politburo,which would be meeting in New Delhi to discuss the SNC-Lavalin scandal...

Lavalin case: HC asks Kerala govt to decide in 3 months
Fri, Feb 13, 2009

The Division Bench of Kerala High Court while hearing the multicrore SNC Lavalin case...

Politburo will discuss Balanandan’s letter: VS
Thu, Feb 12, 2009

Once again revolting against the CPI(M) central committee’s stand on the Lavalin scandal,Kerala Chief Minister V S Achuthanadan....

VS isolated,asked to quit
Wed, Feb 11, 2009

Sensing that Chief Minister V S Achuthanandan has been deserted by his own camp before the crucial Politburo meeting to discuss the SNC Lavalin scandal...

VS says politburo to discuss Lavalin letters
Wed, Feb 11, 2009

CPI(M) politburo member and Kerala Chief Minister V S Achuthanadan said that the ensuing Politburo meeting will discuss 'the Lavalin letters'.

I will not quit on my own: Pinarayi
Wed, Feb 11, 2009

CPI (M) state secretary Pinarayi Vijayan said that he would continue in the post until the party says otherwise.

The price of power
Wed, Feb 11, 2009

Just 100 MW was at stake but it took 17 years to unravel the tangled web that lay beneath a deal to renovate three power plants in Kerala. As the CPI(M) rallies behind Pinarayi Vijayan,SHAJU PHILIP traces a tale of violations,oversight and collusion....

SNC Lavalin case: The scam and the probe so far
Tue, Feb 10, 2009

The multi-crore SNC Lavalin scam will continue to rock Kerala for a long time. Here's a minute look at the various aspects of the scam and the probe so far:

Achuthanandan aides start leaving his side
Tue, Feb 10, 2009

Kerala CM's isolation within CPI-M is complete. Now even confidants have started ignoring him on the Lavalin case.