Don't want my security upgraded: Oommen Chandy
Oct 30, 2013
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 5, 2014
The union environment ministry on Tuesday accepted the Kerala government-appointed expert committee's recommendation to keep agricultural land, plantations and habitations out of ecologically sensitive areas identified by a high-level working group o...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 4, 2014
With the Kasturirangan report on Western Ghats conservation becoming a poll issue in the state, the Congress-led UDF government today demanded that the state's suggestions for changes in the report should be accepted by the Centre.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday March 3, 2014
As part of strengthening public health services, the Kerala government today launched a novel scheme 'Dial a doctor' which will enable the public to seek health-related advice over phone round-the-clock from doctors by dialling a toll-free number.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday February 28, 2014
CPI(M)-led LDF in Kerala has called a day-long hartal in upland Idukki and Wayanad districts tomorrow protesting the Centre's reluctance on exempting settlers from the ambit of Ecologically Sensitive Areas (ESA).
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 25, 2014
An honorary consulate of Sri Lanka will be opened in the Kerala capital on Wednesday by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy.
South | Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday February 24, 2014
A day after NDTV reported about a metals industry in Kerala's Kollam district contaminating groundwater with toxic waste, the Oommen Chandy government has decided to acquire 150 acres of the land around the plant.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 22, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has said that the state government is ready to face any enquiry in connection with the allegations of irregularities in granting licenses to 16 quarries.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 12, 2014
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy remained absent when V M Sudheeran took over as Kerala PCC president at the party headquarters in Thiruvananthapuram today, fuelling speculation about his resentment over the choice of the state party unit chief by the hi...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 10, 2014
V.M. Sudheeran was on Monday named the new state unit president of the Congress in Kerala.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday February 7, 2014
Kerala government today decided in principle to seek a CBI probe into the 'conspiracy' behind the murder of RMP leader T P Chandrasekharan, whose wife is on an indefinite fast in front of the secretariat in Thiruvananthapuram demanding a probe by the...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 1, 2014
A woman from Kerala, who was protesting at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi seeking action against sand mining mafia in the state, ended her nearly four-month long agitation after Chief Minister Oommen Chandy gave her assurance in this regard.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 31, 2014
Work on a new Rs 800-crore terminal at Cochin International Airport Ltd would begin tomorrow in the biggest expansion since it started operations in 1999.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 30, 2014
To bring in more administrative effectiveness and transparency, the Kerala government today announced that it would go ahead with the implementation of 'e-office'.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday January 27, 2014
In a shocking revelation, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today informed the state Assembly that the state has the highest number of cancer patients in the country.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 25, 2014
Film star-turned-politician KB Ganesh Kumar, who first lost his cabinet post after his then wife accused him of domestic violence and then got divorced, on Friday married Bindu Menon at his ancestral home at Kottarakara near Thiruvananthapuram.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday January 22, 2014
Kumar Vishwas, a leader of the Aam Aadmi Party, apologized today for offensive remarks about Kerala nurses that he made in 2008. A video of his comments has been highlighted by political opponents and is being circulated online
South | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday January 22, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has written to his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal, expressing anger over remarks made by Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas on nurses from Kerala during a stage show.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 15, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, who was discharged from hospital yesterday, has been advised complete rest for three more days, State Minister for Information KC Joseph said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 14, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, who was admitted to Medical College Hospital at Kottayam following complaints of uneasiness, has been discharged.
South | Indo Asian News Service | Monday January 13, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy was hospitalised on Monday after he felt uneasiness and he is likely to undergo an angiography later in the day, said sources.