kerala chief minister pinarayi vijayan
Jump to
20 Results Found
  • Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan tests positive for COVID-19 Apr 08, 2021 06:40 PM IST

    Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan tests positive for COVID-19

    The Kerala CM is reportedly not showing any major symptoms and his condition is stable; he will soon be shifted to the Kozhikode Medical College.

  • Kerala’s election campaign sets a bad trend Apr 08, 2021 02:12 PM IST

    Kerala’s election campaign sets a bad trend

    The campaign for the 2021 Kerala assembly election was a wind vane showing how future election campaigns will be fought --- where religion will increasingly be on top of every political party’s agenda 

  • Are elections in Kerala becoming all about Pinarayi Vijayan? Apr 01, 2021 02:03 PM IST

    Are elections in Kerala becoming all about Pinarayi Vijayan?

    In recent memory, there has been no chief minister in Kerala who has generated such strong feelings among the electorate 

  • Actor Sreenivasan Interview: I have lost faith in all  parties; politicians have been looting taxpayers in Kerala Mar 11, 2021 03:44 PM IST

    Actor Sreenivasan Interview: I have lost faith in all parties; politicians have been looting taxpayers in Kerala

    Popular actor Sreenivasan holds forth on joining Kitex company-backed Twenty 20 in Kerala, BJP candidate Sreedharan, the Left government, upcoming Assembly elections and more.

  • Kerala gold smuggling case accused named CM Pinarayi Vijayan, Assembly speaker in statement: Customs chief tells HC Mar 05, 2021 04:46 PM IST

    Kerala gold smuggling case accused named CM Pinarayi Vijayan, Assembly speaker in statement: Customs chief tells HC

    Customs Commissioner Sumit Kumar said in the Kerala High Court that Swapna Suresh -- the prime accused in the case -- has also named the Kerala Assembly Speaker, three members of the Vijayan Cabinet, and other top officials of the state government while recording her statement.

  • Central agencies trying to tarnish state government's image: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan to PM Narendra Modi Dec 17, 2020 07:07 PM IST

    Central agencies trying to tarnish state government's image: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan to PM Narendra Modi

    Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s additional private secretary CM Raveendran appeared before the ED on December 17 for questioning in connection with the gold smuggling case, while his other secretary, M Sivasankar, is already in judicial custody.

  • CPI(M) in Kerala is communalising politics to evade gold smuggling probe heat Sep 23, 2020 08:31 AM IST

    CPI(M) in Kerala is communalising politics to evade gold smuggling probe heat

    The CPI(M)’s move to dub protests against its minister as an affront on the Quran, and by extension on Muslims, is a short-sighted, communal tactic, which the BJP is bound to reap the dividend by majority consolidation as the response to it

  • Is a business-friendly Kerala a mirage? Sep 02, 2020 10:44 AM IST

    Is a business-friendly Kerala a mirage?

    The Left government’s efforts look promising on paper, but the ground reality is different. Instead of fresh investments pouring into Kerala, existing companies are compelled to pack up and leave

  • The challenges of celebrating Onam in the time of COVID-19 Aug 28, 2020 01:09 PM IST

    The challenges of celebrating Onam in the time of COVID-19

    Natural calamities, a pandemic, and political turmoil — Onam is being marked under the shadow of all these developments, and at a time when the local economy is struggling

  • Is the Pinarayi Vijayan government an antithesis of Left core values? Aug 13, 2020 03:15 PM IST

    Is the Pinarayi Vijayan government an antithesis of Left core values?

    The gold-smuggling controversy has come as the latest wake-up call for the CPI(M). Unfortunately, there is practically none left in the party to speak up

  • Sabarimala row: Sonia Gandhi contradicts party stand, foils plans of protest in Lok Sabha Jan 04, 2019 04:07 PM IST

    Sabarimala row: Sonia Gandhi contradicts party stand, foils plans of protest in Lok Sabha

    The Grand Old Party seems to be striking a political balance on the issue by a holding a diplomatic stance at the local and national levels

  • Cong leader Ramesh Chennithala files graft complaint against Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan Dec 01, 2018 06:18 PM IST

    Cong leader Ramesh Chennithala files graft complaint against Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

    Ramesh Chennithala told reporters that moving the court was the only way to "catch the culprits".

  • Kerala to assess impact of floods on biodiversity: CM Pinarayi Vijayan Sep 07, 2018 02:00 PM IST

    Kerala to assess impact of floods on biodiversity: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

    The large number of landslides and massive floods had left a trail of destruction in the state.

  • Kerala govt to appoint special officer for Pampa rebuilding Aug 29, 2018 06:52 PM IST

    Kerala govt to appoint special officer for Pampa rebuilding

    Pampa is the base station from where pilgrims trek to the famous Lord Ayyappa temple atop Sabarimala.

  • UAE never officially announced aid for Rs 700-cr Kerala flood relief: Ambassador Aug 24, 2018 12:41 PM IST

    UAE never officially announced aid for Rs 700-cr Kerala flood relief: Ambassador

    Meanwhile, the Left government in Kerala is at loggerheads with the BJP government at the Centre on the question of accepting foreign aid for rehabilitation purposes in Kerala.

  • Union minister Giriraj Singh likens Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to Kim Jong-Un     Jan 10, 2018 12:38 PM IST

    Union minister Giriraj Singh likens Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to Kim Jong-Un    

    His statement comes days after Vijayan had lavished praise on Kim Jong-Un for putting up a 'tough' resistance against the 'imperialist' America better than the Communist-ruled China

  • Cattle slaughter rules: Meat exporters decry move, Kerala CM May 26, 2017 10:25 PM IST

    Cattle slaughter rules: Meat exporters decry move, Kerala CM

    Various bodies and political parties reacted sharply to the government's decision to ban the sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter, saying it is an "ill advised" decision which will widen the "terrorism" by cow vigilantes.

  • Kerela CM asks RBI to change stand towards cooperative sector Jan 18, 2017 07:52 PM IST

    Kerela CM asks RBI to change stand towards cooperative sector

    Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today asked Reserve Bank of India to change its stand towards state Cooperative sector in the wake of an admission by the apex bank that there was no black money in the cooperatives.

  • Kerala govt to hold meeting to speed up airport expansion work Jul 12, 2016 01:46 PM IST

    Kerala govt to hold meeting to speed up airport expansion work

    The matter was raised at the Assembly by the opposition which said the partial closure of the airport for the past one year, due to the work, was causing hardship to lakhs of passengers in north Kerala.

  • 'Smart City' to be completed in three years, says Kerala CM Jun 24, 2016 08:18 AM IST

    'Smart City' to be completed in three years, says Kerala CM

    The Chief Minister, who held a high-level meeting with Smart City officials here, said the government had got an assurance that construction works of the project would be over within the period.

Sections