Since the Kerala Congress headed by Thomas is a registered party, the merger is likely to help the Joseph-led faction retain the name Kerala Congress and apply for a common symbol for its candidates contesting in the upcoming Assembly polls
Kerala Assembly Election 2021, Taliparamba profile: CPM's James Mathew won seat by a margin of over 40k votes in 2016
As per the latest electoral data, Taliparamba constituency has a significantly higher number of female electors as compared to male electors
EC freezes Kerala Congress (Mani)’s ‘two leaves’ symbol amid dispute between two factions of party ahead of local body polls
The Election Commission has temporarily frozen the 'two leaves' symbol of the Kerala Congress (Mani) as it is inquiring into the dispute between two factions claiming ownership of the party, a senior EC official said on Thursday.
Kerala's LDF clinches rare win in Pala bypoll; Congress, BJP vote share decreases, but experts warn against drawing conclusions
Despite a fall in BJP vote share in the Pala bypoll, which was won by NCP and LDF candidate Mani C Kappen, political analysts are not ready to dismiss the saffron party as a force in the state
Trouble mounts for Congress in Kerala: Miffed leaders target state chief Mukul Wasnik over RS seat to KC(Mani)
Early on Saturday, a coffin was spotted outside the Congress district office in Ernakulam with pictures of Chandy and Chennithala on it after they wilfully succumbed to Mani's "pressure" and gifted the Rajya Sabha seat to KC(M).
LDF expansion on cards? CPM headed for internal war over proposed KC(M) alliance ahead of party's Kerala conference
CPM 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.
When KC(M), a regional party in Kerala championing the cause of Christians, quit the Congress-led UDF soon after the Assembly polls in April last year and decided to remain as an independent entity, political observers thought it would go back before the Lok Sabha election.
Protesting the stray dog menace in a barbarian manner, youth activists of a Kerala-based party allegedly killed around 10 canines, tied a few to a pole and took them out through the town.