Save Lakshadweep call gets louder as parties oppose ‘anti-people’ reforms

Save Lakshadweep call gets louder as parties oppose ‘anti-people’ reforms

Opposition parties in Lakshadweep and Kerala are up in arms against various measures initiated by the Administrator of the group of islands, terming them as “anti-people” and have sought his recall. The demand has been raised after allegations of Praful Khoda Patel’s autocratic, anti-people ways became public. Patel had held the Home portfolio in the […]

First session of 15th Kerala Assembly begins today

First session of 15th Kerala Assembly begins today

Thiruvananthapuram: The first session of the 15th Kerala Assembly will begin with the swearing-in of the 140 newly elected legislators on Monday. The session, which will have the Governor’s Address on May 28 and the presentation of the second Pinarayi Vijayan Government’s maiden Budget on June 4, will extend till June 14. The proceedings will […]

Four die of black fungus in Kerala

Four die of black fungus in Kerala

Kochi: Four people died of mucormycosis,  commonly known as black fungus infection, in Kerala on Sunday, officials said here. While two persons who lost their battle with fungus belonged to Ernakulam district, two others were from Pathanamthitta district. They had been undergoing treatment in various hospitals in Kottayam and Ernakulam districts. According to officials, two […]

Lathika Subhash to join NCP

Lathika Subhash to join NCP

Thiruvananthapuram: Former chief of the Kerala Pradesh Mahila Congress will join the NCP. She held talks with NCP state chief P C Chacko and the official announcement will be made in a day or two. Speaking to Mathrubhumi News Lathika said she had discussed the matter with P C Chacko and only after clear thinking […]

CM congratulates Satheeesan on being chosen as Opposition leader, hopes he will cooperate with govt

CM congratulates Satheeesan on being chosen as Opposition leader, hopes he will cooperate with govt

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister  Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday congratulated Congress leader V D Satheesan on being chosen as the new Leader of the Opposition in the Kerala Assembly and expressed the hope that he would cooperate with the government in the progress of the state. “Congratulations to V D Satheesan who is taking charge as the […]

Pinarayi Vijayan sworn in as Kerala CM for second time

Pinarayi Vijayan sworn in as Kerala CM for second time

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala has witnessed the historic moment of Pinarayi Vijayan led LDF government’s swearing-in ceremony on Thursday. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan took the oath of office and secrecy at first. Governor Arif Mohammed Khan administered the oath of office to 76-year-old Vijayan in a low-key function at the Central Stadium here, which was held completely […]