Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Friday July 25, 2014
An Indian national, who was arrested in Abu Dhabi after a parcel containing drugs was seized from his baggage at the airport when he returned on June 18, was freed from a jail there yesterday.
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.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 12, 2014
Amid speculation that Assembly Speaker G Karthikeyan is set to resign from the post ahead of a possible reshuffle of United Democratic Front ministry, Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee president V M Sudheeran today said there had been no formal propo...
South | Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Friday July 11, 2014
For many of the 46 nurses who have returned from war-torn Iraq after the intervention of Indian government, it's a new struggle, of finding jobs and financial stability.
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 | 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.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday July 4, 2014
46 Indian nurses held captive in war-torn Iraq have been freed by the Sunni militant group ISIS, Kerala government sources have told NDTV. The nurses have being taken to Erbil, from where they will take a flight to India. Most of them are from Keral...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 4, 2014
The 46 nurses from Kerala who were shifted from Iraq's Tikrit city to Mosul by Sunni insurgents have been put up in a building and have been given food, said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Friday.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Amitabh Revi, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday July 4, 2014
46 Indian nurses who were stranded in a hospital in Tikrit in war-torn Iraq have been forced to shift and are in the captivity of the Sunni militant group ISIS. The government says they are "safe and unarmed", but admits the situation is "difficult."
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 3, 2014
CPI(M)-led LDF opposition on Wednesday staged a walkout in Kerala Assembly alleging irregularities in giving Environment Clearance to a 27-storey building complex at a coastal village near here, even as government maintained that sanction was given f...
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 29, 2014
Disputing Tamil Nadu's ownership claim on four dams including Mullaperiyar, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Sunday said the dams belong to Kerala and there would be no compromise on the issue.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 25, 2014
Under attack from opposition parties in the assembly over outbreak of a fever in the state, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday said unlike previous years, the disease is under control this time.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 24, 2014
As an offshoot of the rift among a section of Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers in Kerala, opposition Communist Party of India-Marxist CPI(M) leader V S Achuthananandan today raised allegations of suppression of assets by Chief Secretary E...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today asked the Centre to roll back railway passenger fare and freight rate hikes as it would lead to rise in prices of essential commodities.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 23, 2014
There are no issues or problems among the bureaucrats in the state as highlighted in the media, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Sunday.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 21, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said that the Lok Sabha polls has "proved" that the people are with the Congress led United Democratic Front (UDF) in Kerala.