Infighting continues in CPM
Feb 11, 2012
Achuthanandan: Kerala's man of the match
May 14, 2011
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Inaugurating the three-day meeting of the Kerala unit of the Communist Party of India-Marxist in Palakkad today, party general secretary Prakash Karat said the plenum would serve as an occasion for introspection.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 20, 2013
He alleged that Mr Chandy had violated the oath of office by concealing this 'serious' aspect of the case and failing to take action against his colleagues.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 26, 2013
CPM veteran and Opposition Leader in the Kerala Assembly VS Achuthanandan today said LDF would launch a mass agitation and take legal steps to expose the 'influential power behind' fraudulent land deals worth Rs 250 crore carried out by Salim Raj, fo...
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 20, 2013
Kerala's iconic Marxist and former Chief Minister V S Achuthanandan turned 90 today.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 12, 2013
Marxist veteran and CPI-M leader VS Achuthanandan today found fault with the Kerala High Court order which had held that there was no material to show that Chief Minister Oommen Chandy had vouched for the credentials of the solar energy company, whos...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 28, 2013
Opposition leader in the Kerala assembly VS Achuthanandan today wrote to state Chief Secretary EK Bharat Bhushan asking him to keep an eye on expenses incurred on the two-day visit of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 26, 2013
To sort out the factional feud that has dogged the party unit in Kerala, a CPM politburo panel, led by party general secretary Prakash Karat, will arrive in the state on Friday, a party official said.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 10, 2013
Hitting out at the LDF for its plan to lay an indefinite siege of the state secretariat over solar panel scam, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today charged the opposition with resorting to undemocratic means to topple an elected government.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 2, 2013
Mr Achuthanandan said in a statement last night that the UN award for the Chief Minister's mass contact programme was secured through self-nomination in violation of the relevant norms.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday May 6, 2013
CPI(M) veteran and Kerala's Leader of Opposition VS Achuthanandan today termed the dismissal of anti-nuclear campaigners' plea against commissioning of Kudankulam nuclear plant as "unfortunate".
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 24, 2013
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who arrives in the state today, seems quite the persona non grata in Kerala with sections of both the ruling Congress-led front and the opposition Left refusing to share the stage with him.
South | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy (with PTI inputs) | Tuesday April 23, 2013
An eight-year-old from Kerala who was raped in neighbouring Tamil Nadu is in stable condition but is in trauma and needs counselling, said doctors attending to her at a hospital in Coimbatore.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 22, 2013
Contending serious defects are now surfacing at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP), CPI-M leader V.S. Achuthanandan on Sunday demanded that a it should be commissioned only after a probe to find out lapses in safety measures.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 3, 2013
The Kerala Assembly today witnessed uproar with the opposition CPM-led Left Democratic Front (LDF) disrupting the proceedings demanding resignation of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy over former minister KB Ganesh Kumar's resignation following charges o...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 16, 2013
Leader of the opposition in the state assembly V.S. Achuthanandan on Saturday called on the Suryanelli sex case victim at her home near here.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 10, 2013
Lashing out at the Congress-led UDF government, opposition leader VS Achuthanandan today alleged that the Kerala government was trying to protect Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien in the Suryanelli gang-rape case.
South | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Wednesday February 6, 2013
Clamour for a fresh probe against Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien in the Suryanelli gangrape case has been growing in Kerala as the Opposition - the CPM-led Left Democratic Front (LDF) - and activists continue its protest demanding his resignat...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 30, 2013
Former Kerala chief minister and VS Achuthanandan today said he was dropped from the CPM Politburo a few years back for telling the truth about a corruption case in which state secretary Pinarayi Vijayan was facing inquiry.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 18, 2013
A court on Friday posted to February 5 a petition by Opposition leader in the Kerala Assembly V S Achuthanandan seeking to hear his views while considering the report into the allegations by K A Rauf, a businessman, in the ice cream parlour sex scand...
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 30, 2012
In a setback to former Kerala chief minister and leader of the Opposition in Assembly V S Achuthanandan, the CPI-M state Committee today decided to expel from the party three members of his personal staff on the charges of allegedly leaking out party...