Vijayans

  • Mata Amritanandamayi says the institution was an 'open book', dismisses allegations 22-02-2014 08:57 PM

    Spiritual leader Mata Amritanandamayi on Saturday dismissed the allegations levelled against her mutt by one of her former disciples and said the institution was an "open book" and all its functions were transparent. Speaking at its spiritual centre 'Bramasthan' in Palakkad district, she said the mutt has not done anything...
  • Kerala Power Minister's personal staff member arrested for murder 11-02-2014 12:05 PM

    Thiruvanathapuram: Two people including the personal staff member of Kerala Power Minister Aryadan Mohammed have been arrested for murdering Radha, a sweeper at the Congress office. According to the police the incident happened at the Congress block office at Nilambur in Malppuram on February 5, Wednesday. CPM state secretary Pinarayi...
  • Complaint against Rahul Gandhi for travelling on the roof of a vehicle 14-01-2014 03:23 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: After Rahul Gandhi's visit to Kerala and participation in Yuva Kerala Yatra (YKY) fresh controversies are brewing as he sat on the top of police vehicle while taking part in the yatra. According to reports, advocate and NCP leader Mujeeb Rahaman has filed a complaint at Nooranadu police station...
  • Captain James thanks family, colleagues, government for their support 21-12-2013 08:06 AM

    Mumbai: After spending five months in a jail in the West African country of Togo, Captain Sunil James was back home. The Merchant Navy captain along with fellow sailor Vijayan returned to India on Friday after their release from the prison. Captain James thanked his colleagues, family and the government...
  • Kerala: Court drops case against Pinarayi Vijayan 05-11-2013 05:28 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The charges against CPI (Marxist) state Secretary Pinarayi Vijayan in the SNC Lavlin case has been dropped by the CBI special court in Thiruvananthapuram. This comes as a major relief for Vijayan as it has paved the way for his re-entry into electoral politics after a break of almost...
  • Pinarayi Vijayan dropped from SNC-Lavalin corruption case 05-11-2013 01:10 PM

    In a major relief, CBI court in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday dropped CPM state secretary Pinarayi Vijayan and five others from the list of accused in the SNC-Lavalin corruption case dating to mid-1990s when he was the power minister. Allowing the discharge petition of Vijayan and the others, CBI special judge...
  • Chandy injured in stone-pelting, CPI-M rules out involvement 28-10-2013 10:18 AM

    Kannur/Thiruvananthapuram:Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy suffered injuries to his forehead and chest after suspected CPI-M activists stoned his car on Sunday evening. He is being airlifted to the state capital, said an official. Speaking to IANS, the official said a special aircraft has been sent to get the Chief Minister....
  • Digitise insurance policies, says Chidambaram 16-09-2013 04:08 PM

    Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Monday inaugurated insurance sector regulator IRDA's insurance repositories and called for making digitisation of all policies mandatory. Chidambaram launched the insurance repository system, which will help policy holders keep insurance policies in electronic form and undertake modifications and revisions. He urged Insurance Regulatory Development Authority...
  • Indian football has not improved in recent years: Vijayan 12-09-2013 02:52 PM

    New Delhi: Indian football legend IM Vijayan on Thursday said that the game in the country has stagnated in recent years with the national side not showing improvement with a string of reverses at the regional and Asian level. Former captain Vijayan, who played 79 matches for India between 1989...
  • 'Lessons In Forgetting' review: It's a tale of redemption 20-04-2013 11:32 AM

    Cast: Adil Hussain, Amey Wagh, Bhanu Prakash, Veena Sajnani, Uttara Baokar, Roshni Achreja Director: Unni Vijayan Rating: 3 out of 5 "Never run away from things that terrify you," was a lesson that JA Krishnamurthy had instilled in his daughter Smriti when she was young, and he probably regrets doing...
  • Video: Teaser of Mohanlal's 'Lokpal' 25-01-2013 06:23 PM

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  • NTR starts shooting for 'Badshah' 30-10-2012 02:45 PM

    Everything about Baadshah is grand and glamorous. Tollywood's costliest film ever, which is slated for March 28 release, is currently on sets in Hyderabad. In the just-begun schedule, NTR's introduction scene where he bashes up the baddies, is being shot. It goes without saying that the same is set in...
  • Maradona enthralls fans in Kerala 24-10-2012 03:26 PM

    Kannur (Kerala): In just 20 minutes that the legendry Diego Maradona held centre stage, he danced, sang and demonstrated jaw-dropping football skills to win thousands of hearts at the Municipal Stadium here Wednesday. Over 50,000 fans started pouring in since early morning for a glimpse of the Argentine star. There...
  • New LIC chairman in ten days: Finance Ministry 18-09-2011 04:47 PM

    Mumbai: Ending months of indecision, the government is set to appoint a full-time chairman for life insurance giant LIC in the next ten days, a top Finance Ministry official has said. "I say it will be very shortly, that could be a week or ten days," Financial Services Secretary DK...
  • Kerala: CPM hits back at remarks by PM, Sonia 11-04-2011 03:56 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: CPM in Kerala on Monday hit back at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and AICC chief Sonia Gandhi for their alleged remarks that LDF was living in the past, saying the Front's policies were not for generating millionaires but for alleviating poverty. LDF did not believe in the "new line...
  • Achuthanandan welcomes HC order on rice scheme 22-03-2011 04:14 PM

    Thiruvanathapuram: Kerala Chief Minister V S Achuthanandan on Tuesday welcomed the Kerala High Court ruling setting aside the Election Commission order restraining it from extending the scheme to provide rice at Rs 2 per kg to fresh beneficiaries. In a statement here Tuesday, Achuthanandan said Opposition leader Oommen Chandy "should...
  • CPM removes Kerala CM from Politburo 12-07-2009 02:38 PM

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