Congress leader Shashi Tharoor congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for drawing the nation's attention to the cleanliness campaign, but said that he was "not going to surrender Gandhiji or Sardar Patel to Mr Modi."
The Detailed Project Report (DPR) of the elevated Light Metro meant for Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode was accorded sanction at the Board of Directors meeting chaired by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday.
The airport at Kochi in Kerala is on high-alert after an anonymous letter warned of a possible terror attack. Officials said they believe the letter is a hoax, but more detailed security checks are being conducted as a precaution.
Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) government in Kerala today decided to assure the Centre that it would acquire and handover necessary land to National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) for developing National Highway (NH) stretches at a width of 45 metres.