K Karunakaran

  • Customised home-on-wheels for political leaders 16-03-2014 04:59 PM

    Come election time, leaders of various political parties turn to this industrial city for remodelling their SUVs into comfortable caravans to undertake whirlwind campaigns. Koyas and Sons, the city-based car interior designers, is the preferred destination for turning vehilces into mini "mobile-homes" featuring all the comfort needed for the gruelling...
  • Artist to re-do Kerala ex-CM's statue after lack of resemblance 27-12-2013 12:22 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Amid criticism that the full-size bronze statue of former Kerala Chief Minister K Karunakaran, unveiled by President Pranab Mukherjee in Thiruvananthapuram recently, failed to depict the true profile of the late Congress veteran, the artist who made it has decided to re-do the face of the structure. Some Congress...
  • Nothing wrong in withdrawing palmolein case, says Oommen Chandy 25-09-2013 05:57 PM

    Defending the Congress-led UDF Government's decision to withdraw the two-decade old palmolein import deal corruption case, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday said there was nothing wrong in it and "it is based on a policy and stand of UDF on the case". "It is unfair to put officials...
  • Padmaja fumes over denial of Cong ticket 23-03-2011 05:23 PM

    Kochi: Unhappy with denial of ticket to her for the April 13 Kerala assembly elections, K Padmaja, daughter of late congress leader, K Karunakaran, came out in the open about her disappointment, but said she would campaign for the Congress candidates in all the 140 constituencies. While Padmaja was denied...
  • No relief for CVC Thomas in palmolien scam 11-01-2011 01:52 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that the trial on palmolien import case against Chief Vigilance Commissioner PJ Thomas will go on. The apex court vacated a stay on the case and rejected former Kerala chief minister K Karunakaran's petition. Following the order, a Tiruvananpuram court can now...
  • Thousands pay homage to Karunakaran 25-12-2010 12:32 PM

    Thrissur: Thounsands of people from all parts of Kerala paid homage to Veteran Congress leader, K Karunakaran, whose body was brought to Thrissur on Saturday morning from the state capital. Prime minister Manmohan Singh is expected to arrive in Thrissur by 2:00 PM to pay his respects to Karunakaran, who...
  • Karunakaran critical, shifted to ventilator 22-12-2010 04:34 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Condition of ailing Congress leader K Karunakaran turned critical on Wednesday and was shifted to ventilator, according to hosptial sources. The 93-year old Karunakaran was admitted to hospital on December 10 following severe breathing problem. Though his condition was critical in the initial days, he showed imrovement last week....
  • Karunakaran out of ventilator support 17-12-2010 05:59 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The ventilator support to ailing Congress stalwart K Karunakaran was removed on Friday as his overall health condition made further improvement. According to a medical bulletin issued by Aanthapuri Hospital, where the 93-year-old former Chief Minister has been undergoing treatment for a week, the ventilator as well as tubes...
  • Karunakaran's condition still critical 14-12-2010 12:15 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Condition of veteran Congress and former Kerala chief minister K Karunakaran continues to be critical and is still on ventilator support, a bulletin issued by the hospital where the 93-year-old leader is under treatment said. "There is no change in the condition of Karunakaran. He is still on total...
  • Ex-Kerala CM Karunakaran put on ventilator in hospital 13-12-2010 03:17 PM

    Tiruvananthapuram: Veteran Congress leader and former Kerala chief minister K Karunakaran has been out on ventilator support in a city hospital here after his condition became serious. According to doctors Aananthapuri Hospital, the condition of the leader was slightly worrisome and he had been given ventilator support this afternoon. He...
  • Congress leader Karunakaran in hospital 12-11-2009 04:35 PM

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  • Son disowns Karunakaran for joining Cong 02-02-2008 12:12 AM

    London: Sri Lanka captain Tillakaratne Dilshan has suffered a hairline fracture of his right thumb and will bat on the final day of the second Test at Lord's here on Tuesday only if absolutely necessary, a team spokesman said. Dilshan himself initially played down the extent of his injury after...
  • National Wipes: What's making news 06-12-2007 11:44 PM

    Napier: New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has issued a scathing critique of his side's top order, describing their performance as "unacceptable" in their latest defeat by Pakistan. Pakistan lead the six-match series 2-1, with one game washed out, after winning the third encounter by two wickets with an over to...
  • Karunakaran's party may merge with NCP 02-09-2006 06:01 PM

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