Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy, who completed two years of his second term last week, has won the United Nations Public Service Award for his mass contact programme in which he directly interacted with people of the state and addressed their grievances.
Big brothers — and sisters, of course — are growing old? Getting tired of fighting scams? Too mired in fratricide? It seems so because the smaller and more nimble-footed are rushing in to grab political space. Ramesh Babu reports. Fringe elements
The blame game over the food security bill continued on Saturday, with Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi blaming the opposition again for stalling it in Parliament. The Opposition’s “politics of disruption” revealed their attitude towards the poor, he said.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today launched a scathing attack on the opposition parties for stalling the food security bill in Parliament, and asserted the UPA government was determined to enact the legislation for the benefit of people.
In a noble gesture, 11-year-old Vishnu did not even bat an eyelid before agreeing to donate the heart valves of his mother, Radhika, who died in a road accident in the Kerala capital on Sunday.
Union minister of state for human resource development Sashi Tharoor will host Kerala Tourism's online quiz show starting from May 10.
A total of 6,569 Indian nationals are currently lodged in prisons of 67 foreign countries, including 254 in Pakistan, according to information accessed by a Kerala-based RTI activist from the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).
Apparently referring to the protest by the CPI(M) and the resentment of the Congress over his visit to the Sree Narayana Mutt in nearby Sivagiri, Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said "untouchability" was increasing in Indian politics.
Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday visited Sree Narayana Mutt at nearby Sivagiri in Kerala for an event amid a controversy and protests by the Left activists.
Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi will arrive at Sivagiri Matt at Varkala in Kerala today evening.
Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy said on Tuesday his government was expected to take a decision shortly on Attapadi, a malnutrition-afflicted tribal hamlet in Palakkad district below the Nilgiri hills of the Western Ghats.
One family in Kerala, the Keyis of Kannur district, may have struck gold - the state government has taken up with the Centre the issue of about $900 million due to them, being held by the treasury of Saudi Arabia.
A Ferrari is rare enough in India, so a glimpse of one is always a pleasure. But the video of a red hot F430 zipping through a posh, picturesque neighbourhood in Kerala's Thissur has shocked and outraged netizens.
Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy on Saturday sought an explanation from state labour minister Shibu Baby John (RSP-B) after he met Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi to discuss the 'Gujarat model of development'.
Labour minister and RSP(B) leader Shibu Baby John has run into trouble over his recent meeting with Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi, with leaders of Congress and its UDF allies taking exception to it, holding the BJP leader's development model is unacceptable to Kerala.