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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 04, 2018
Now, Kerala finance minister caught in row: Thomas Isaac reimbursed Rs 1.20 lakh for treatment at ayurveda hospitalKerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac was caught in a row over reimbursement of his Ayurvedic treatment bill, a day after the assembly Speaker courted controversy for getting his costly spectacles refunded from the state exchequer
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 14, 2018
As Kerala diaspora in Gulf sees downturn of fortunes, migration experts warn of 5 to 10 percent fall in remittancesShrinking job opportunities in the Gulf region, the principal job destination of Keralites, in the wake of a slide in oil prices and the plight of emigrants forced to return home dominated the two-day session of Loka Kerala Sabha (LKS).
Dec 13, 2017
FICCI celebrates 90th year: India has entered an era of reasonable political stability, says Arun JaitleyGST Council's aim is to reduce number of tax slabs under GST, says Sushil Kumar Modi at FICCI event
Oct 05, 2017
Yogi Adityanath, BJP don't seem to know anything about Kerala's culture, achievements, says state minister Thomas IsaacKerala finance minister Thomas Isaac hit out at Yogi Adityanath for his remarks on "inadequate" medical facilities in the state.
Aug 06, 2017
Kerala political killings: Ongoing stand-off between CPM, BJP is more than the usual one-upmanshipThe hostility between the CPM and the BJP have been a part and parcel of Kerala’s political landscape but the present stand off seems to be more than just the usual political one-upmanship.
Jun 30, 2017
GST rollout: Opposition parties' stand against tax reform act is not just late, but also outlandishly illogicalIf the opposition parties are so against the idea of GST, which in their words is an 'epic blunder', why did they allow the bill to pass in the first place
May 23, 2017
CAG says Kerala's interests not protected in Vizhinjam Port agreement, triggers political debateCAG in its report tabled in the Kerala Assembly pointed out lapses on part of the state government while signing the agreement for the Rs 7,525 crore Vizhinjam port
May 18, 2017
GST Council meets to fix rates: Kerala seeks 5% on jewellery, Yogi Adityanath's UP wants 0% on puja itemsKerala favours fitment of tax rates in such a way that they are revenue neutral, which means it does not lead to either drop or rise in tax revenues of the government.