Articles by TK Devasia
Feb 24, 2018
Madhu Chindaki murder: Kerala Adivasis run out of patience, rise up in protests against injustice, exploitationAs soon as the news spread, people from various tribal hamlets came out of their homes and blocked the ambulance carrying his body to Thrissur Medical College Hospital for post-mortem demanding immediate arrest of the persons responsible for Madhu's death.
Feb 22, 2018
LDF expansion on cards? CPM headed for internal war over proposed KC(M) alliance ahead of party's Kerala conferenceCPM could face an internal war in its Kerala conference as the move to admit the KC(M) into the LDF is seen as against party's ideological position by some.
Feb 17, 2018
Kerala Youth Congress leader killed: Pinarayi Vijayan's silence leads to speculations over involvement of CPMLeader of opposition in the state Assembly Ramesh Chennithala believes that the culprits behind the murder of Suhaib could be killers of Chandrashekharan themselves since three of the nine convicts in the case were given parole from Kannur central jail immediately ahead of his murder on 12 January.
Feb 15, 2018
Priya Prakash Varrier's viral song is not blasphemous, say a majority of Kerala's Muslim community leadersWhen community leaders in Kerala were asked if the song offended the religious sentiments of Muslims, it evoked mixed reactions but a majority disagreed.
Feb 14, 2018
Latest political murder in Kerala's Kannur brings Congress back to the killing field in P Vijayan's stateA 30-year-old Youth Congress (YC) leader was murdered at Mattannur in Kerala's northern district of Kannur, a hotbed of political clashes between Communist Party of India (Marxist) and the Sangh Parivar
Feb 10, 2018
Hapless Keralites return home in hordes as Saudi Arabia continues to reserve jobs for localsThe kingdom’s bid to tide over the crisis by diversifying the economy and restricting jobs to its nationals through a nationalisation drive has put the expats in the doldrums.
Feb 08, 2018
Hundreds of Indian immigrants from Saudi will return to Kerala in next two months: Is the state prepared?The number of those Indians living in Saudi with families, according to the survey, could be between 90,000 and 1.8 lakh.
Feb 05, 2018
Kerala's ruling LDF makes a spectacle of itself: Critics allege corruption and cronyism rampant, fear end of communist ruleThese are just a few cases of favouritism and financial profligacy being indulged in by the Left Democratic Front (LDF) government since it came to power in May 2016 with a promise to weed out corruption from all levels of government.
Feb 03, 2018
Kerala finance minister Thomas Isaac gambles upon KIIFB to raise funds for cash-strapped state; Opposition, experts term it debt trapWhile expenditure increased by 22 percent in the current year, revenue went up by only 7.6 percent.
Jan 30, 2018
Kerala govt to reinduct AK Saseendran as Cabinet minister after acquittal in sleaze talk case; Opposition cries foulNCP sees AK Saseendran's acquittal as a "legal and moral" clean chit that entitles him to reclaim the party's lone ministerial position in the LDF ministry.