Congress retains KV Thomas, may strip him of posts

If party chief Sonia Gandhi accepts the recommendation by the A K Antony-headed panel, Thomas will lose membership in both the All India Congress Committee and the political affairs committee.

27 Apr 2022

Demand for power goes up in state, KSEB forced to buy it for short term

Market tight as other states facing power cuts; Kerala needs 100MW for 24-hour supply

25 Apr 2022

Power Minister K Krishnankutty holds talks with KSEB officers, ends stalemate

Demand to reinstate the transferred officials in their incumbent positions will be considered in a week’s time, says power minister

21 Apr 2022

Congress leadership admits to lapses in membership drive

The PAC passed the buck to the central leadership in resolving the issues raised by Mullappally and Kurien.

19 Apr 2022

Congress set to initiate talks on Thrikkakara bypoll candidate today

The Congress’ political affairs committee (PAC) is set to initiate official talks on the party candidate for the Thrikkakara byelection on Monday.

18 Apr 2022

Congress seeks two weeks more to meet 50 lakh membership target

Congress state president K Sudhakaran has sought a two-week extension to achieve the ambitious target.

15 Apr 2022

With eye on tourism, seaplanes set to return, but in new avatar

The board invited expression of interest on Tuesday from aviation service providers to operate amphibious floatplane and/or helicopter services between its dams and reservoirs.

13 Apr 2022

War of words erupts over Kerala State Electricity Board's Rs 600-crore profit

It said that the profit was earned during previous CMD NS Pillai's tenure which was achieved by selling excess power at Rs 18-19 per unit.

10 Apr 2022

National leaders reach Kerala to accelerate Congress membership drive

The leadership has extended the earlier deadline of March 31 to April 15 as enrolment was poor in the first phase.

09 Apr 2022

Dispute settled as Sudhakaran holds talks with INTUC chief, Satheesan

Taking a tactical line, Sudhakaran on Monday announced “INTUC is above feeder organisations”.

05 Apr 2022

Ramesh Chennithala to meet Congress chief over tussle with Kerala Opposition leader VD Satheesan

Chennithala is scheduled to meet Sonia on Monday following a whisper campaign that he had planned the INTUC's protest rallies and also in instigating Mani C Kappan's public outburst.

04 Apr 2022

Dispute between Satheesan, INTUC reaches Congress central leadership

However, at the online meeting of state Congress office-bearers and district Congress chiefs called by Sudhakaran, the majority of them sought action against Chandrasekharan.

03 Apr 2022

344 teachers in Kerala turn sweepers overnight as govt decides to close down schools

TNIE had reported on March 6 about the decision to close down the multi-grade learning centres (MGLC) and the teachers’ plight.

01 Apr 2022

Digital divide: State Congress seeks extension of membership campaign

It was on Thursday that the party central leadership had given the nod to go ahead with the paper membership campaign.

28 Mar 2022

Ajoy Kumar’s Basheeresque writing regales children, oldies alike  

The Southern Rly employee, compared to stalwarts for his style of writing, is a growing sensation on social media, reports Cynthia Chandran

27 Mar 2022