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Left confident of making comeback in byelections after humiliating loss in Lok Sabha polls

In Ernakulam, both the LDF and UDF candidates are from the Latin Catholic community, while the NDA candidate is a minority candidate.

19 Oct 2019

Tireless fighter, VS Achuthanandan turns 96 on Sunday

In a three-and-a-half-minute speech, he managed to touch upon almost all topics currently hogging the political limelight in the state now.

19 Oct 2019

Iconic Marxist leader VS Achuthanandan turns 96 on October 20

A founder leader of the CPM, VS Achuthanandan, is the oldest living Communist in India.

18 Oct 2019

100 years and still a vital force: Viewing the Left from the shores of Kerala

Curiously, even as the CPM begins the centenary celebrations on Thursday, the CPI asserts that the party was formed only in December 1925.

18 Oct 2019

Centenary fete of Communist Party to commence on Thursday

Even as CPM begins its celebrations, CPI asserts the party was formed only in 1925 

17 Oct 2019

Pala win a morale booster for Left Front

The victory has come as a major morale booster for the ruling front ahead of the October 21 bypolls to five Assembly segments.

28 Sep 2019

Kerala set for another round of poll battle

Just a day after the high-voltage open campaign in Pala came to an end, Kerala is set for another round of poll battle.

22 Sep 2019

The lure of Thovalai

The village in the neighbouring district of Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu border is the sole supplier of flowers to many parts of Kerala

06 Sep 2019

LDF bets big on Kerala's Pala bypoll, eyes epoch-making debut win

Mani C Kappan, who is the LDF candidate in the traditional KC(M) bastion, will file his papers before the returning officer tomorrow.

30 Aug 2019

Thushar Vellappally arrested in UAE in cheque bounce case; Kerala CM seeks Jayashankar's intervention

As per reports, Thushar was arrested after a Nasil Abdullah, Thrissur native in Ajman, filed a complaint saying that the politician failed to repay a loan of 10 million dirhams that he had borrowed.

23 Aug 2019

Kerala floods: Meppadi was among ecologically sensitive spots

Meppadi was one of the 18 Ecologically Sensitive Localities (ESL) in Kerala identified by the panel.

14 Aug 2019

Residents of Ezhikkad colony once again pushed to the edge

A long shadow falls along the length of the hall, creating an illusion of a partition. Grim-looking faces with empty stares, emerge from the corners, desperation writ large on them. 

11 Aug 2019

Socialism, communism only hope for the downtrodden: Che's daughter Aleida Guevara

In an interview with Express, Aleida said that only Socialism and Communism can address the issues faced by the underprivileged. 

03 Aug 2019

Indelible imprint of infighting

Inter-party feuds among political adversaries are hardly a surprise, even expected. But political Kerala is now witnessing a new genre of dirty linen washing by parties, which includes instances of al

28 Jul 2019

CPI feud rears its head after Eldho episode

Party state chief Kanam keeping mum on the police action against CPI cadre is the trigger for the rumblings

26 Jul 2019