B SREEJAN

Sivankutty’s decision to stay doesn’t have many precedents

From K Karunakaran and K M Mani to K T Jaleel, ministers from both fronts gave up their cabinet berths whenever courts pointed fingers of suspicion at them

10 hours ago

Kerala: Loan fraudsters mint crores from Karuvannur bank’s supermarkets

Irregularities worth C1.7 cr found in stocks of supermarkets during 2019-20 fiscal alone

26 Jul 2021

Karuvannur bank loan fraud: Attender, peon among admins of bank software

Out of 27 employees, 18 assigned as administrators of high-security software

25 Jul 2021

Even after being exposed, loan fraudsters tried settlement deal

They assured bank prez and secy that they would sell real estate assets to repay loans

24 Jul 2021

Using benamis, Karuvannur Bank cartel divert crores to realty business

Former manager kingpin of Rs 300 Cr scam, employees active members of cartel  

23 Jul 2021

Karuvannur bank officials formed cartel, forged papers to loot Rs 300 crore

The nexus formed by a few bank officials who had helped each other to siphon off money and invest the same in their personal businesses was revealed in the report with evidence.

22 Jul 2021

Coop dept sat on Karuvannur bank fraud report for 9 months

Panel that carried out department-level investigation submitted report on Oct 10 last year, detected serious irregularities and recommended a vigilance probe

22 Jul 2021

Blooper in GO costs Kerala govt dearly in Supreme Court

Order attributed relaxations to Bakrid, failed to highlight plateauing of TPR or experts’ suggestions to ease curbs

21 Jul 2021

Covid unlocking: Govt ignores expert panel, goes by officials’ wisdom

The visuals of crowding on Fridays and Mondays carried by media attest that our suggestion was apt.

13 Jul 2021

Plateauing of TPR at 10% in Kerala a repeat of first Covid wave

Experts say it is time state unlocked fully as only one-fifth of ICU/ventilator beds occupied, TPR must not be key

10 Jul 2021

World Bank sanctions Rs. 925 crore loan for Rebuild Kerala second phase

With the World Bank clearance for the project, route is also clear for USD 125 mn loan from the Asian  Infrastructure Investment Bank.

26 Jun 2021

World Bank sanctions Rs 925 crore loan for second phase of Rebuild Kerala Initiative

With the World Bank clearance for the project, the route is also clear for the Rs 925 crore loan from the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

26 Jun 2021

Hike borrowing limit to 5% of GSDP: Kerala

 The state government formally demanded the Centre to raise the borrowing limit of states in the current financial year to 5% of the Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP).

24 Jun 2021

Sudhakaran wins space and time in Kerala media, hearts of Congress workers

The luxury of simultaneous non-stop live telecasts, so far available only to Pinarayi, was shared by Sudhakaran on the third day of assuming the new office.

20 Jun 2021

When Ramesan Nair’s pen triggered a political storm

S Ramesan Nair, who died in Kochi on Thursday, had triggered a political storm in Kerala through a short radio play in 1994.

19 Jun 2021