Disrupting construction in Vizhinjam is treason, work will be completed on time, no doubt in that, says minister

Disrupting construction in Vizhinjam is treason, work will be completed on time, no doubt in that, says minister

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Minister V Abdurahiman said a patriotic person can never accept the Vizhinjam strike. This is not a strike but something else. The minister’s remarks were while speaking at the seminar organized by Vizhinjam International Seaport Ltd (VISL) in connection with the operational technology of Vizhinjam International Port.’The government has taken a clear decision on […]

Vizhinjam strike: Latin diocese to observe betrayal day on Okhi anniversary, area on high alert

Vizhinjam strike: Latin diocese to observe betrayal day on Okhi anniversary, area on high alert

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Thiruvananthapuram Latin Archdiocese is observing a betrayal day as part of the Vizhinjam port strike. The betrayal day is being observed on the anniversary of the Okhi disaster. As part of it, candles will be lit in the homes coming under the archdiocese, in memory of those died in the Okhi tragedy. There […]

Planned script seen in Vizhinjam, police provoked protesters, govt’s move to break strike, says Fr Eugene Pereira

Planned script seen in Vizhinjam, police provoked protesters, govt’s move to break strike, says Fr Eugene Pereira

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Archdiocese of the Catholic Church (Latin rites) blamed the police for yesterday’s violence in Vizhinjam. He argued that the police provoked the protesters. Fr Eugene Pereira, convenor of the protestors panel, demanded a judicial investigation on the incident. Talking to the media, Pereira said what happened in Vizhinjam is a planned script and it […]

Govt completely freezes Silver Line proceedings, officials entrusted to acquire land called back

Govt completely freezes Silver Line proceedings, officials entrusted to acquire land called back

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The government has completely frozen the Silver Line project. All the officials entrusted to acquire land were called back. It is clear from the order issued by the revenue department that the government is withdrawing from all activities related to the Silver Line project. 205 officials entrusted for land acquisition in eleven districts were […]

BJP leader seeks AG’s approval for contempt of court proceedings against minister R Bindu

BJP leader seeks AG’s approval for contempt of court proceedings against minister R Bindu

New Delhi: BJP leader Sandeep Warrier has approached the Attorney General of India R Venkataramani seeking permission to initiate criminal contempt of court proceedings against Kerala Higher Education Minister R Bindu. The Kerala minister landed in the row for allegedly criticising the Supreme Court. As per the petition, Bindu stated that the Supreme Court has […]

BJP promises anti-radical cell, uniform civil code, tallest Krishna statue in Gujarat election manifesto

BJP promises anti-radical cell, uniform civil code, tallest Krishna statue in Gujarat election manifesto

GANDHINAGAR: With days to go for the Gujarat assembly elections, BJP’s manifesto has been released. The party’s national president JP Nadda released the manifesto in the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel and Gujarat BJP Chief CR Patel. The party promises anti-radical cell, uniform civil code and 20 lakh employment opportunities in the manifesto. […]