Kerala Assembly

  • LDF demands Oommen Chandy's resignation over solar panel scam 17-06-2013 11:25 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Demanding resignation of Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy over the solar panel scam, the Opposition LDF stalled the question hour in the Kerala Assembly on Monday. As soon as the sitting began, placard-wielding Opposition members urged Speaker GK Rathikeyan to suspend the question hour and take up the "solar"...
  • Balakrishna Pillai wants son back in Kerala cabinet 27-05-2013 12:00 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: For more than a year, veteran Kerala politician and chairman of Kerala Congress (Pillai) R Balakrishna Pillai's only demand was the ouster of his son from the cabinet. On Monday, he did a volte-face. The father requested Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Monday to reinstate his son in the cabinet....
  • History museum opened in Kerala Assembly 15-04-2013 08:23 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: A history museum, throwing light on the country's freedom struggle and evolution as a modern democracy over the decades, was inaugurated at the Kerala Assembly by state Governor Nikhil Kumar on Monday. Speaking on the occasion, the Governor said the Kerala Assembly had set a model for other states...
  • President Pranab Mukherjee to visit Kerala today 29-10-2012 12:29 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: President Pranab Mukherjee will arrive here on Monday for a two-day visit to the state capital. On his first official visit to the state as President, Mukherjee would arrive here in the evening by a special aircraft and stay at the Raj Bhavan. He will inaugurate the Viswa Malayala...
  • Left disrupts Kerala assembly proceedings 03-11-2011 03:47 PM

    Thiruvananathapuram: Kerala's opposition Left on Thursday shouted slogans demanding the ouster of Forest Minister K.B. Ganesh Kumar and government chief whip P.C. George for what they said were insulting remarks against their members last week. After Speaker G. Karthikeyan failed to give the nod for an adjournment motion moved by...
  • Jailed Cong leader not to contest Kerala polls 24-03-2011 01:00 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Failing to get support from the UDF, jailed Kerala Congress (B) leader R Balakrishna Pillai on Wednesday gave up his plan to enter the fray for the April 13 assembly polls. Pillai, a former minister serving one-year imprisonment in a graft case, dropped his move after Congress leader Oommen...
  • Political mudslinging at its peak in Kerala 24-02-2011 12:16 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Political mudslinging is at an all-time high in Kerala with assembly elections slotted for this year. Both the UDF and the ruling LDF were busy trading barbs, unfortunately, at the cost of the ongoing Assembly session. So who will emerge the winner in this bitter fight? The VS Achuthanandan-led...
  • CM ignored during PM visit: Kerala Assembly 14-02-2011 05:42 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: In the first of its kind protest, the Kerala Assembly on Monday passed a resolution alleging that Chief Minister VS Achuthanandan was slighted during Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's recent visit to the state. The unusual resolution moved by Law Minister M Vijayakumar was approved amid a walkout by Congress-led...
  • Icecream parlour case: Kerala assembly stalled 08-02-2011 11:42 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The proceedings in the Kerala Assembly were disrupted during the zero hour on Tuesday with the ruling LDF and the Congress-led UDF opposition members trading charges over the "icecream parlour" sex scandal case, which is back in focus. Speaker K Radkahrishnan suspended the proceedings as the two sides indulged...
  • Lookahead: What's making news 27-04-2007 08:06 AM

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  • Kerala Assembly adjourned sine die 29-03-2007 03:37 PM

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