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India cites rising terrorism in Africa, Afghan regime at UN peacebuilding debate

Speaking about terrorism in Africa, MoS External Affairs V Muraleedharan said extremist forces and groups were receiving encouragement from member-states which seek to divide communities by legitimising terrorist activities.
Minister of state of external affairs V Muraleedharan addresses the open debate on peace-building and sustaining peace at UN Security Council in New York on Tuesday. (ANI Photo)(ANI)
Minister of state of external affairs V Muraleedharan addresses the open debate on peace-building and sustaining peace at UN Security Council in New York on Tuesday. (ANI Photo)(ANI)
Updated on Oct 12, 2021 10:15 PM IST
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Traditional Kerala boat race recreated in Canada, video wows people

“Kerala Boat Race goes global!" reads a part of the caption shared along with the video.
The image is taken from the video of the Kerala boat race in Canada.(Twitter/@MOS_MEA)
The image is taken from the video of the Kerala boat race in Canada.(Twitter/@MOS_MEA)
Published on Aug 30, 2021 02:48 PM IST
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Kerala using Covid-19 for political goals: What Union Minister said on spike

Kerala accounted for over 68% of India's caseload on Thursday, after the state logged 31,445 out of 46,164 Covid-19 cases India recorded in the past 24 hours.
PRELUDE TO THE THIRD WAVE: A crowded market in Kerala's capital Thiruvananthapuram on the eve of Onam last Friday. (PTI)
PRELUDE TO THE THIRD WAVE: A crowded market in Kerala's capital Thiruvananthapuram on the eve of Onam last Friday. (PTI)
Updated on Aug 26, 2021 01:47 PM IST
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‘Their formula has failed’: Union minister targets Kerala govt amid Covid surge

  • Union minister V Muraleedharan said that the relaxation for Eid al-Adha was not given on the basis of surge or decline in Covid-19 cases but on the basis of “political and vote bank considerations”.
Muraleedharan accused the Kerala government of not following the health guidelines issued by the WHO and the ICMR.
Muraleedharan accused the Kerala government of not following the health guidelines issued by the WHO and the ICMR.
Published on Jul 29, 2021 05:26 PM IST
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Mortal remains of Soumya Santhosh, Kerala woman killed in Israel, reach India

“With a heavy heart, received the mortal remains of Ms. Soumya Santhosh in Delhi and paid my last respects. CDA of Israel Embassy @RonyYedidia also joined,” minister of state V Muraleedharan tweeted.
Minister of state V Muraleedharan received the mortal remains of Soumya Santhosh in New Delhi and paid his last respects.(Twitter/@MOS_MEA)
Minister of state V Muraleedharan received the mortal remains of Soumya Santhosh in New Delhi and paid his last respects.(Twitter/@MOS_MEA)
Updated on May 15, 2021 11:05 AM IST
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Union minister’s convoy attacked in Bengal as violence after polls continues

The incidents took place on a day when a four-member team was rushed by the Centre to take stock of the violence that broke out ever since the results of the assembly elections were declared on May 2.
Union minister of state for external affairs V Muraleedharan.(PTI File Photo)
Union minister of state for external affairs V Muraleedharan.(PTI File Photo)
Updated on May 07, 2021 03:35 AM IST
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'If ministers can be attacked then people are not safe in Bengal': Javadekar

  • Muraleedharan accused the Trinamool Congress (TMC) of perpetrating the attack on his convoy.
Union Minister and BJP leader V Muraleedharan's convoy being allegedly attacked by miscreants. (PTI Photo)
Union Minister and BJP leader V Muraleedharan's convoy being allegedly attacked by miscreants. (PTI Photo)
Published on May 06, 2021 06:32 PM IST
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BJP's V Muraleedharan questions Kerala CM's silence on Lokayukta verdict

Muraleedharan alleged that the chief minister's personal relationship with KT Jaleel had protected him and challenged Vijayan to come clean on that relationship.
"Jaleel is privy to information about some act in which Chief Minister is involved," V Muraleedharan alleged.(Twitter/@VMBJP)
Published on Apr 10, 2021 04:51 PM IST
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Government says India's engagement with China is 'complex'

Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan also said in the Lok Sabha that India will continue discussions with China to resolve the remaining issues along the Line of Actual Control in eastern Ladakh to achieve the objective of disengagement from all friction points.
"India's engagement with China is complex. The two sides agree that the future direction of India China relations should be built upon respecting each other's sensitivities, concerns and aspirations," V Muraleedharan said.(ANI)
Published on Mar 17, 2021 02:50 PM IST
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Kerala CM slams union minister amid calls for resignation over smuggling case

Vijayan claimed that Muraleedharan, on multiple occasions, said the baggage seized by the Customs was not a diplomatic one.
"Is there any estimate of how much gold has been smuggled since he (V Muraleedharan) became a minister?” Pinarayi Vijayan asked.(HT File Photo)
Published on Mar 07, 2021 01:29 AM IST
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Atmosphere in Kerala is favourable towards BJP, says V Muraleedharan

"The vote share in 2016 was around 15%; it went up in the Lok Sabha elections and then further up in the local body polls," he said.
V Muraleedharan, Minister of State in the MEA(Photo @VMBJP)
V Muraleedharan, Minister of State in the MEA(Photo @VMBJP)
Updated on Feb 22, 2021 03:36 PM IST
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E Sreedharan's entry a good boost in Kerala, says BJP leader V Muraleedharan

The BJP leader's praise for engineer's political debut comes a day after Sreedharan confirmed in Kerala that he is joining the BJP.
E Sreedharan at his residence in Ponnani, Kerala. HT/Arijit Sen
E Sreedharan at his residence in Ponnani, Kerala. HT/Arijit Sen
Updated on Feb 19, 2021 01:33 PM IST
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2,072 Indians died of Covid-19 around the world, minister tells Rajya Sabha

  • Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan provided figures that showed 906 Indians had died of Coronavirus infections in Saudi Arabia while 375 more had died in the UAE.
Nearly nine million Indian nationals live and work in West Asia, a majority of them in Saudi Arabia and the UAE. Hundreds of thousands of them returned to India during the pandemic. (AFP PHOTO).
Nearly nine million Indian nationals live and work in West Asia, a majority of them in Saudi Arabia and the UAE. Hundreds of thousands of them returned to India during the pandemic. (AFP PHOTO).
Updated on Feb 11, 2021 09:16 PM IST
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Focus on containing Covid-19 death rate: Muraleedharan to Kerala govt over its farm laws stance

State law minister AK Balan and agriculture minister VS Sunil Kumar met Governor Arif Mohammed Khan earlier in the day, seeking his nod for a brief assembly session to discuss and pass a resolution against the three central farm laws.
Minister V Muraleedharan asked Kerala govt to pay attention to the state’s Covid-19 situation rather than holding assembly sessions regarding the ongoing protests by farmers’ groups.(PTI)
Minister V Muraleedharan asked Kerala govt to pay attention to the state’s Covid-19 situation rather than holding assembly sessions regarding the ongoing protests by farmers’ groups.(PTI)
Updated on Dec 25, 2020 08:25 PM IST
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‘No need to convene Assembly session unnecessarily’: Union minister Muraleedharan backs Kerala governor

“There was already proposal to hold Assembly session from Jan 8 so Governor asked the government as to what was the urgency for special session. He said there was no need to convene the House unnecessarily,” Muraleedharan said while speaking to news agency ANI.
Muraleedharan added that passing a resolution amounts to wasting public money, adding it will have no effect because when Parliament passes a law, it is applicable in the entire country.(PTI file photo)
Muraleedharan added that passing a resolution amounts to wasting public money, adding it will have no effect because when Parliament passes a law, it is applicable in the entire country.(PTI file photo)
Updated on Dec 23, 2020 04:39 PM IST
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Union minister V Muraleedharan says nothing wrong in naming RGCB new campus after RSS idealogue

“The RGCB governing council took this decision and no one else has a role in it,” V Muraleedharan told the media at Kasaragod.
Muraleedharan said he failed to understand on what basis Golwalkar’s name had become unacceptable.(PTI Photo)
Muraleedharan said he failed to understand on what basis Golwalkar’s name had become unacceptable.(PTI Photo)
Updated on Dec 06, 2020 05:24 PM IST
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‘Pakistan targeting Indians working in Afghanistan’: Govt to Parliament

Since September last year, Pakistan has also attempted to designate four Indian nationals, who had previously worked in Afghanistan, as terrorists under the UN Security Council Resolution 1267, MoS for external affairs V Muraleedharan said in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha.
In this file photo, Afghan commandos walk down a road near the Kabul police headquarters.(AFP)
In this file photo, Afghan commandos walk down a road near the Kabul police headquarters.(AFP)
Updated on Sep 21, 2020 04:25 PM IST
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‘Over 5,000 Indians died in West, East Asian countries amid Covid-19 pandemic’: Govt informs Parliament

The highest number of deaths – 2,360 – were reported in Saudi Arabia, followed by the United Arab Emirates (1,441).
It was not immediately clear from the reply how many of the deaths were due to Covid-19 infections.(AP/File photo)
It was not immediately clear from the reply how many of the deaths were due to Covid-19 infections.(AP/File photo)
Updated on Sep 17, 2020 02:21 AM IST
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Minister asked in Parliament if ties with neighbours have slumped. He replies

“No,” was minister of state for external affairs V Muraleedharan’s written reply to a question in Lok Sabha on whether bilateral ties with neighbours such as Nepal, China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan and Myanmar had deteriorated recently.
V Muraleedharan reiterated India’s position that there had been enhanced deployment of troops and armaments by China in border areas and along the LAC since April-May, and that the Chinese side “attempted to transgress the LAC in several areas of the western sector” since mid-May. (Photo @VMBJP)
V Muraleedharan reiterated India’s position that there had been enhanced deployment of troops and armaments by China in border areas and along the LAC since April-May, and that the Chinese side “attempted to transgress the LAC in several areas of the western sector” since mid-May. (Photo @VMBJP)
Updated on Sep 16, 2020 08:11 PM IST
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Kerala govt shouldn’t differentiate between plane crash, landslide victims: V Muraleedharan

Earlier on Friday, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan announced ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh to the next of kin of the deceased in the Rajamala landslide tragedy
“It is not right for the government to take a separate stand in each place. It is not right for the Chief Minister to be selective,” Muraleedharan told reporters.(PTI file photo)
“It is not right for the government to take a separate stand in each place. It is not right for the Chief Minister to be selective,” Muraleedharan told reporters.(PTI file photo)
Published on Aug 10, 2020 12:16 AM IST
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Junior foreign minister mocks Kerala CM’s conditions for evacuation of expats

V Muraleedharan said Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s conditions for the evacuation of expatriates were without any logic or reasoning.
Minister of State for External Affairs V. Muraleedharan said no other state has put conditions before the Centre for the evacuation of expatriates.(HT FILE PHOTO)
Minister of State for External Affairs V. Muraleedharan said no other state has put conditions before the Centre for the evacuation of expatriates.(HT FILE PHOTO)
Published on Jun 26, 2020 12:02 AM IST
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Central, state minister spar over Kerala opening places of worship

Unveiling the graded exit plan under Unlock 1, the central government had allowed reopening of places of worship for devotees, malls and restaurants from June 8 across the country.
Amid the verbal sparring, malls and restaurants opened in the state. Various temples under the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) opened on Tuesday along with some churches and mosques in parts of the state. (Photo ANI)
Amid the verbal sparring, malls and restaurants opened in the state. Various temples under the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) opened on Tuesday along with some churches and mosques in parts of the state. (Photo ANI)
Updated on Jun 09, 2020 08:45 PM IST
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Union Minister Muraleedharan opts for quarantine after hospital visit where doc tested positive for coronavirus

The minister had held a meeting in Kerala last week which was attended by the coronavirus positive doctor who had flown in from Spain but showed no signs of infection initially.
Union Minister V Muraleedharan has opted for quarantine after radiologist who attended event with him tested positive for coronavirus.(ANI)
Union Minister V Muraleedharan has opted for quarantine after radiologist who attended event with him tested positive for coronavirus.(ANI)
Updated on Mar 17, 2020 01:16 PM IST
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Delhi University organises International Students’ Fair

V Muraleedharan, the minister of state for External Affairs, was the chief guest at the event. 
Delhi University.(HT file)
Delhi University.(HT file)
Published on Nov 06, 2019 01:00 PM IST
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