Kerala

  • Baroda qualify despite losing to Kerala in Syed Mushtaq Ali tournament 12-04-2014 04:21 PM

    Mumbai: Kerala shocked Baroda by 22 runs but failed to progress to the final from Group B as the latter went through on the last ball by virtue of a better net run rate after the two teams finished level on points in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament on...
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Baroda, Kerala win low-scoring ties to stay in hunt 11-04-2014 02:56 PM

    Mumbai: Baroda and Kerala kept themselves in the hunt for a berth in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 All India tournament final by defeating Rajasthan and Bengal respectively in low-scoring Group B matches on Friday. Baroda chased the meagre total of 103 all out put up by Rajasthan successfully to...
  • High voter turnout in 91 seats in LS polls, crosses the 2009 mark 10-04-2014 09:53 PM

    New Delhi: Marking a considerably high voter turnout as compared to the 2009 Lok Sabha elections, India voted for 91 constituencies in 14 states and Union Territories which went to polls in the third and substantial phase on Thursday, with Chandigarh witnessing the highest percentage of 74. The national capital...
  • A Billion Votes: High turnout in phase 3 of Lok Sabha elections 10-04-2014 07:47 PM

    Polling ends in all 91 constituencies in 11 states and 3 union territories for phase 3 of Lok Sabha elections. High voter turnout so far in Kerala, moderate in Delhi, UP and Bihar. ...
  • Lok Sabha polls phase 3: Highest turnout in Kerala, Delhi moderate 10-04-2014 04:59 PM

    Kerala witnessed the highest turnout of 54.24 per cent till 3 PM among 14 states and Union Territories where 91 constituencies went to polls on Thursday. In Delhi, voting percentage was about 52 per cent, followed by Jammu which witnessed 49.46 per cent and in Andaman Nicobar 48.98 per cent...
  • Watch: Analysis of early voter trends in Lok Sabha elections Phase III 10-04-2014 12:54 PM

    As many as 91 constituencies voted in the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections on Thursday. ...
  • Lok Sabha elections Phase III: Video blogs 10-04-2014 11:24 AM

    The Lok Sabha elections have entered the third phase on Thursday with 91 constituencies across India. CNN-IBN reporters are on the ground getting a sense of what is happening at the poll booths in these 91 constituencies and the voter turnout. ...
  • Confident that I will be re-elected from Thiruvananthapuram: Tharoor 10-04-2014 10:34 AM

    Union Minister Shashi Tharoor cast his vote at a polling booth in Thiruvananthapuram. The Congress candidate is confident that he would be re-elected from Thiruvananthapuram. ...
  • Lok Sabha polls: Kerala records 70 per cent voter turnout till 5 pm 10-04-2014 07:39 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: 57.3 per cent voting was registered till 3 pm in all the 20 Lok Sabha constituencies in Kerala on Thursday. Voters began to trickle in most of the polling stations as soon as the polling began at 7 am, to choose their representatives for the 16th Lok Sabha. At...
  • Lok Sabha polls live: High turnout in Kerala, moderate in Delhi, UP and Bihar 10-04-2014 07:13 AM

    Voting began in one of the biggest phases of the 2014 Lok Sabha election in 91 Lok Sabha seats across India on Thursday. People are also simultaneously voting in the Assembly election in Odisha. ...
  • Lok Sabha elections enter the big states, 91 seats vote across India 10-04-2014 12:04 AM

    Voting in one of the biggest phases of the current Lok Sabha election will take place in 91 Lok Sabha seats across India on Thursday. People will also simultaneously vote in the Assembly election in Odisha. The entire state of Kerala with 20 Lok Sabha seats, national capital Delhi with...
  • LS polls: Can UDF repeat its 2009 show in Kerala, can BJP win a seat? 09-04-2014 02:36 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The state of Kerala is all set to go for polls in all 20 constituencies on April 10. With high voltage election campaigns coming to an end on April 8, both the LDF (Left Democratic Front) and UDF (United Democratic Front) are hoping to improve their performance. Political experts...
  • Baroda, Kerala make winning start in T20 tourney 08-04-2014 03:11 PM

    Mumbai: West Zone champions Baroda and South Zone runners-up Kerala made a winning start to their campaign in the Syed Mushtaq Ali All India T20 tournament by defeating Bengal and Delhi, respectively. Baroda, who won all their four league games in the zonal event, notched up their fifth straight victory...
  • Watch: Narendra Modi greets Kerala in Malayalam 08-04-2014 01:59 PM

    BJP Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi campaigned in Kasargod in Kerala on Tuesday. He began by addressing the crowd in Malayalam. Modi later launched a scathing attack on the Congress accusing them of shielding the Italian marines accused of killing two Kerala fishermen. ...
  • Shashi Tharoor accused of bribing pastors in a bid to buy Christian votes 07-04-2014 07:47 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: In what could spell major trouble for the parliamentary ambitions of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, the Left Democratic Front (LDF) and the BJP have filed a complaint with the Election Commission against the United Democratic Front candidate Shashi Tharoor stating that he had violated the election code of conduct....
  • Tharoor needs sweat equity for being in politics: Karat 07-04-2014 11:49 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: CPM general secretary Prakash Karat has attacked union minister and Congress candidate from Thiruvananthapuram Shashi Tharoor. "Thiruvananthapuram has a dubious distinction of having a minister. Dubious because after getting elected, he (Tharoor) was made a minister. But after 11 months, the PM asked him to resign due to impropriety...
  • Will Innocent be able to change the fortunes of Malayalee actors in politics? 06-04-2014 12:10 PM

    Chalakudy: If huge crowds are anything to go by, then veteran Malayalee actor Innocent could be a front-runner in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Innocent is the Independent candidate from Chalakudy, supported by the Left. The actor-turned-politician has been inspired by his recent battle with cancer, to work for the...
  • Kerala: Suspected IM terrorists brought to Munnar to collect evidence 05-04-2014 01:39 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorists Tehsin Akhtar and Waqas have been brought to Munnar in Kerala for collecting evidence. There were brought to a home stay in Munnar. They were brought to Cochin in a special aircraft and from there to Munanr in Idukki district in separate helicopters. According...
  • BJP ignites anger in society for political mileage: Rahul Gandhi 05-04-2014 01:14 PM

    Kasargod: Stepping up his tirade against the BJP, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday accused the saffron brigade of igniting anger in society for political mileage. Speaking at a rally in Kerala's Kasargod, the Gandhi scion said that while the Congress tries to reduce anger in the society, BJP...
  • Union Minister Ahmed aims for seventh inning in LS 05-04-2014 11:41 AM

    Malappuram: Only a political miracle can upset the apple cart of Union Minister and Indian Union Muslim League President E Ahmed, who is seeking his seventh innings to Parliament from Malappuram constituency in Kerala. According to political observers, such is the electoral track record of the constituency, known as Manjeri...
  • Suryanelli rape case: Main accused Dharmarajan gets life term 04-04-2014 10:42 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala High Court on Friday awarded life term to the main accused in the horrific Suryanelli gangrape case, whilst sentencing 23 other accused to varying terms of 4-13 years in jail. While announcing the quantum of punishment, the court said there was no reason to disbelieve the statement...
  • Suryanelli gangrape case: Kerala HC to pronounce verdict today 04-04-2014 07:52 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala High Court will on Friday pronounce its verdict on the Suryanelli gangrape case. The case dates back to 1996 when a 16-year-old girl was abducted and raped in Kerala's Idukki district. According to the prosecution, the girl was raped about 68 times in a period of 40...
  • Ernakulam: Can journalist Anita Pratap beat minister KV Thomas? 02-04-2014 04:51 PM

    Ernakulam: The electoral battle at Ernakulam in Kerala is not just between the Left and the Congress this time, Aam Admy Party (AAP) is also in the poll fray with their candidate Anita Pratap. The fate of the parties will depend on how the youngsters wish to vote this time....
  • Election Yatra: Will E Ahmad be able to trump CPM in Malappuram? 02-04-2014 11:55 AM

    Malappuram: Northern Kerala is the stronghold of the Indian Union Muslim League, the main ally of the Congress party in Kerala. Union Minister E Ahmad, the six time MP, has approached the people of Malappuram with the development initiatives that he has done for the constituency and in the state....
  • Kerala poll tracker: UDF ahead with 11-17 seats, LDF 4-8 01-04-2014 08:49 PM

    The ruling Congress led United Democratic Front (UDF) is likely to retain its hold over Kerala. According to CNN-IBN-CSDS-Lokniti national election tracker, the UDF is expected to get 11-17 seats in the Lok Sabha elections. The main opposition, CPM led Left Democratic Front (LDF) is likely to get just 4-8...
  • LS polls: Polling stations now just a mouse click away in Kerala 01-04-2014 03:33 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Locating the polling booths will be just a mouse click away for voters in Kerala, where preparations are in full swing for the April 10 Lok Sabha elections. Seeking to help voters to find out their respective polling stations and thus to bring maximum number of voters to exercise...
  • Watch: Election tracker promo on South India 01-04-2014 10:43 AM

    With the elections 2014 about to be announced, the Election Tracker is back on CNN-IBN. CNN-IBN-Lokniti-CSDS National Election Tracker brings the mood of key swing states ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. Tonight we will focus on Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. ...
  • Setback for Kerala CM, HC orders CBI probe against his former gunman 28-03-2014 01:59 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala High Court has ordered to hand over the probe of the land grab cases against Chief Minister Oommen Chandy's former gunman Salim Raj to the CBI. In the order the High Court has observed that alleged involvement of the personal staff members of the Chief Minister's office...
  • MA Baby vs NK Premachandran: Friends turn foes in Kollam constituency 24-03-2014 01:59 PM

    Kollam: An unusual battle is taking place in the Kollam Lok Sabha constituency in Kerala where the CPIM's MA Baby is pitted against his former comrade who is being fielded by the UDF. With red garlands, crackers and warm handshakes, former minister MA Baby starts his day early, walking down...