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Two dead, four missing after heavy rains in Kerala; Kudule in Kasaragod district records over 30 cm rainfall
Two people have died so far and four, including three fishermen from Tamil Nadu, are missing as heavy rains continue to lash Kerala.
Rafale deal: Anil Ambani to withdraw Rs 5,000 cr defamation suits filed against Congress, National Herald
The complainants said the defendants made libelous and derogatory statements against the Reliance Group and its chairman Anil Ambani pertaining to the Rafale fighter jet deal and his firms.
CPM-backed Kerala Police Association under scanner as scam of distribution of postal ballots to cops emerges
Much before the Lok Sabha election, the Opposition parties in Kerala had expressed fear of widespread attempt by LDF to rig the election.
Lok Sabha polls: Fearing cross-voting for BJP, CPM claims pact between RSS, Congress in Thiruvananthapuram
The Shashi Tharoor camp feels that some of these mandalam committee leaders may have joined hands with the BJP to help Kummanam Rajasekharan.
Saritha Nair, who accused Congress leaders of sexual misconduct, to contest from Wayanad against Rahul Gandhi
Saritha scam prime accused, Saritha S Nair, Wednesday announced she will contest elections against Rahul Gandhi from the Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency in Kerala
Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency has been vacant since the demise of Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) working president MI Shanavas in 2018.
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Suspense in Wayanad over Rahul Gandhi's candidature even as Kerala Congress gears up
Since Rahul is projected as the next probable prime minister, Congress expects that people, the majority of them eke out a living from farming, will vote for him en masse.
Rahul Gandhi will 'positively consider' contesting from Kerala's Wayanand as second seat, says Congress' Randeep Surjewala
The state party unit has asked Rahul to contest from Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency which is vacant now after the demise of Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) working president MI Shanavas in 2018.
Congress has finalised candidates for Andhra Pradesh Assembly election and LS polls, will announce names soon, says Oommen Chandy
Polling in Andhra Pradesh will be held on 11 April. Both the Lok Sabha and legislative Assembly polls will be held in the state simultaneously on this day.
Congress dumps Mahagathbandhan plans in in Andhra Pradesh, says it will contest Assembly, Lok Sabha elections alone
After its pre-poll alliance with the TDP in neighbouring Telangana came a cropper, the Congress Wednesday asserted it would contest on its own the upcoming elections in Andhra Pradesh, both to the state Assembly and the Lok Sabha
Senior Congress leader MI Shanavas, passed away early Wednesday at a private hospital in Chennai, Tamil Nadu after a prolonged illness. He was 67.
Solar scam accused alleges sexual abuse by Oommen Chandy, Congress leaders term case politically motivated
The FIR accused Oommen Chandy, currently AICC general secretary, of having unnatural sex with Saritha Nair at the official residence of the chief minister.
Fresh case of sexual abuse filed against Oommen Chandy; ex-Kerala chief minister terms it 'politically motivated'
In a complaint, Saritha Nair said that in 2012 at Thiruvananthapuram, she was sexually abused by Oommen Chandy and Alappuzha Lok Sabha member KC Venugopal.
Kerala Congress urges Pinarayi Vijayan to drop plan of sending ministers abroad for collecting funds for flood relief
"Do not humiliate Indians and Keralites who live abroad with dignity,," Congress' KV Thomas urged Pinarayi Vijayan.
Kerala, After The Flood: Locals sceptical of intent and outcome as Pinarayi Vijayan ropes in KPMG for rebuilding state
Former chief minister Oommen Chandy has urged the chief minister to cancel the trip of his ministers and instead ask them to camp in the districts and oversee the rehabilitation programme.
Oommen Chandy blames govt for Kerala floods, says it couldn't foresee things, plan according to rain patterns
The glaring omission came when the government failed to act according to the pattern of rains, said former Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy.
More than 50,000 volunteers in Kerala have taken up the task of cleaning houses and public places filled with mud deposits.
Centre says Rs 600cr provided to flood-hit Kerala till now only 'advance assistance', further funds subject to damage-assessment
On Wednesday, Kerala Congress leader Oomnen Chandy had termed the Centre's financial assistance to flood-ravaged Kerala as "disappointing."
Kerala floods: Former CM Oommen Chandy writes to Narendra Modi, calls Centre's financial aid disappointing
Oommen Chandy said the Centre should take further steps to provide maximum possible assistance to Kerala.
Kerala ex-CM Oommen Chandy says BJP is politicising Assam NRC issue, accuses govt of adopting insensitive approach
Chandy added that though the BJP said genuine citizens should not worry about the NRC, their track record of handling massive administrative exercises is dismal