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South | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take the states into confidence before taking a decision on the future of the Planning Commission.
South | Press trust of India | Wednesday August 6, 2014
At least 80 people lost their life and 156 houses were completely destroyed in rain related incidents since the South West monsoon became active in the state, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said here today.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 5, 2014
A youth, stated to be member of pro-CPI(M) youth wing DYFI, was arrested today for posting "derogatory" remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a social media networking site, police said.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 5, 2014
The first batch of 44 Keralite nurses, stranded in strife torn Libya, will arrive today.
South | Sneha Mary Koshy | Thursday July 31, 2014
To further the cause of rehabilitating the nurses who have been evacuated from war-torn Iraq and in the process of being evacuated from Libya, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today met 20 business representatives from the healthcare sector to sho...
India | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday July 29, 2014
In a letter to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today sought her help in bringing back several nurses from the state who are stranded in strife-torn Libya.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 28, 2014
Former Kerala Chief Minister V S Achuthanandan on Sunday sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in launching a probe against Kerala Chief Secretary's alleged links with builders.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 27, 2014
BJP's ambitious proposal to link rivers across the country is set to get a push with the Water Resources Ministry being asked to prepare a future roadmap.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
A Kerala-based animal rights group has found errors in the state government's plan to constitute an Elephant Welfare Board, arguing it violates the provisions of Wildlife Protection Act 1972 and Wildlife Stock Declaration Rule 2013.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 24, 2014
Efforts are on to expand and evolve the start up village into a multi nodal innovation, incubation and business ecosystem centre with the state government aiming to make Kerala the country's start-up capital, state's IT and Industries Minister, P K K...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 23, 2014
Congress leader and Minister for Cooperation C.N.Balakrishnan fell sick on Wednesday during the weekly cabinet meeting in Thiruvananthapuram.
South | Indo Asian News Service | Tuesday July 22, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will now finalise his cabinet rejig with the Congress high command in Delhi, a senior party leader said on Tuesday.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 17, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said the upcoming medical college in Palakkad district under the Scheduled Caste Department will become fully functional within two years.
India | Agencies | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Sheila Dikshit, who has so far ignored the government's suggestions to quit as the Governor of Kerala, met the Prime Minister and Home Minister Rajnath Singh today, but said she had not been asked by them to resign.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 7, 2014
The grit and determination of the 46 nurses helped in their evacuation from Iraq, said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy as he called for providing higher education and jobs in the state so that there is no need to go abroad.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday July 7, 2014
Strongly criticising his arch rival Chief Minister Jayalalithaa over the Mullaperiyar dam issue, DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi today demanded to know the state government's action plan on the dam row against the background of a review petition in the S...
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 6, 2014
The foundation stone for the 80,000 square metre new terminal building of the under construction Kannur International Airport was laid on Saturday by Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy at Mattanur.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 5, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today thanked the Narendra Modi government for ensuring the return of the Indian nurses from strife-hit Iraq with their safe evacuation capping days of anxiety for the state as it waited for a resolution to the cri...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 5, 2014
An Air India flight with 46 nurses freed by Sunni insurgents in Iraq is set to arrive on Saturday noon, officials said.
Cheat Sheet | Amitabh Revi | Friday July 4, 2014
46 Indian nurses held captive in war-torn Iraq have been freed by the Sunni militant group ISIS, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said today. They have been taken by bus to Erbil from where they will take a flight to India.