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IndiaNov 18, 2019, 11:38 AM IST
Urban naxals, anarchists, atheists going to Sabarimala in guise of devotees, says BJP minister V Muraleedharan
Union minister V Muraleedharan said that the Left Democratic Front (LDF) government of Kerala is under pressure to maintain the traditions of Sabarimala.
IndiaNov 16, 2019, 10:05 AM IST
Kerala: Sabarimala temple opens today, CPM says no protection for women activists
Devaswom minister Kadakampally Surendran in Kerala said Sabarimala was not a place for activism and the LDF government would not support those who make announcements about entering the hill shrine for the sake of publicity
HollywoodAug 26, 2019, 2:20 PM IST
Amazon Rainforest fire: Leonardo DiCaprio pledges $5 million in aid
The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation (LDF) merged with Earth Alliance last month to "help address the urgent threats to our planet's life support systems.
IndiaAug 16, 2019, 4:26 PM IST
LDF government to appoint accused KA Ratheesh as Consumerfed chief in Kerala
KA Ratheesh, who is still an accused in the CBI case regarding the corruption of Rs 500 crore, is all set to be appointed as the chief of Consumerfed in Kerala
IndiaAug 2, 2019, 4:30 PM IST
Kerala: It’s raining misery even after one year of devastating floods
As many as 483 lives were lost and several thousands were displaced in the Kerala floods in 2018. But even after a year, the state is waiting for compensation, housing and other basic amenities. Watch the plight of Keralites #SimplifiedBy Supriya Krishnamurthy
IndiaJul 19, 2019, 4:07 PM IST
NRI suicide: Pinarayi Vijayan-led Kerala govt gives clean chit to accused in case
The Kerala LDF government led by Pinarayi Vijayan gave a clean chit to NRI suicide case accused corporation chairperson PK Shyamala. The deceased’s relatives alleged that the corporation chairperson did not provide sanctions to the convention centre built by NRI businessman Sajan Parayil due to personal vengeance.
IndiaJul 15, 2019, 4:12 PM IST
Kerala Law Reforms Commission submits Anti-Superstition Bill to LDF government
On the lines of the Anti-Superstition and Black Magic Bill, passed by Maharashtra and Karnataka, the state-run Kerala Law Reforms Commission has drafted the bill to fight superstition and eradicate "inhuman evil" practices propagated in the name of black magic.
IndiaJun 27, 2019, 1:15 PM IST
Pinarayi Vijayan govt admits Sabarimala issue led to LDF’s downfall in Lok Sabha election
On Wednesday, CPM's mouthpiece Deshabhimani carried a post-poll evaluation report, prepared by the party's central committee which was discussed during the two-day state committee meeting in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. The report suggests that the issue of entry of women in Sabarimala temple made a significant impact in the 2019 Lok Sabha election.
IndiaJun 12, 2019, 8:41 PM IST
Kerala communist govt to withdraw award given to cartoon on rape-accused Franco Mulakkal after protests
The cartoon showed former Bishop Franco Mulakkal with the holy stick carrying undergarments on it. Kerala Catholic Bishops Conference, in its Facebook post, alleged that the LDF government has undermined priesthood in a vulgar manner by awarding the cartoonist.
IndiaJun 9, 2019, 4:02 PM IST
LDF leader Achuthanandan tells CPM to correct its mistake
CPI(M) leader VS Achuthanandan said it wouldn't be right to come up with lame excuses for the LDF’s defeat in the Lok Sabha election. In a letter to CPM central leadership, the veteran leader requested the party to correct its mistake.
IndiaMay 28, 2019, 3:50 PM IST
Alathur MP Ramya Haridas hopes she is last woman politician to face derogatory remarks
Alathur MP Ramya Haridas thanked the people of Alathur in Kerala's Palakkad. She was grateful to the women who supported her when she faced offensive remarks made by LDF convenor A Vijayaraghavan
IndiaMay 25, 2019, 4:58 PM IST
Pinarayi Vijayan says Sabarimala didn't affect Lok Sabha election results
LDF suffered a setback in the Lok Sabha election because people believed that Congress is capable of resisting the BJP in the country, said Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan. People didn’t vote for the LDF as there was a feeling that Congress would come to power, he added.
PoliticsMay 24, 2019, 7:15 PM IST
CPM leader says no anti-Left wave in Kerala; party to investigate cause of collapse
Veteran CPM leader P Jayarajan also stated that LDF is a secular force in the state, but many Keralites refused to believe it.
PoliticsMay 24, 2019, 7:05 PM IST
Adoor Prakash breaks UDF’s three-decade old jinx with victory over LDF’s Sampath
UDF’s Adoor Prakash broke the coalition’s 30-year jinx after he won against LDF’s A Sampath by a margin of 38,247 votes.
PoliticsMay 24, 2019, 11:34 AM IST
CPM veteran Achuthananthan: Need to rethink on rebuilding base of Kerala's LDF
Chairman of the Kerala Administrative Reforms Commission VS Achuthanandan took to Facebook and said he feels the pleasure and relief in the fact that the Keralites managed to oust BJP from God's own Country, Kerala. He also said that a necessary rethinking on the matter of rebuilding the base of LDF is needed.