VS Achuthanandan

CPM's first party congress without VS, SRP to exit politburo after 30 years

98-year-old veteran has not missed a single party congress since CPM’s inception  SRP says he will now focus more on creating awareness on party ideology

published on : 5th April 2022

Hamlet without the Prince of Denmark: Ailing VS Achuthanandan to miss CPM state conference

This is the first time VS is missing the CPM state conference and his absence has literally turned the meet to Hamlet without the Prince of Denmark.

published on : 1st March 2022

VS Achuthanandan missing among CPM leaders’ portraits at state meet venue

Further, Achuthanandan was made the chairman of the Kerala Administrative Reforms Commission with a cabinet rank in the first Pinarayi government.

published on : 24th February 2022

Court stays verdict directing Achuthanandan to pay Rs 10 lakh to Chandy in defamation case

Achuthanandan had alleged that then CM Chandy had made pecuniary benefits out of solar deals, which were part of the solar scam in which Saritha S Nair was the main accused

published on : 14th February 2022

Defamation case: VS Achuthanandan to file appeal

The statement further read the lower court’s verdict was not logical and that it’s not mandatory to get justice from the lower courts as was noticed in several previous litigations.

published on : 28th January 2022

Pay Rs 10 lakh to Oommen Chandy: Court to Achuthanandan in defamation case

Chandy himself had testified before the court in 2019 that the allegation against him was baseless and had created an image before the public that he was corrupt.

published on : 25th January 2022

VS Achuthanandan’s condition better

Health condition of former chief minister V S Achuthanandan is stable, said doctors who treat him.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Battle-hardened veteran Communist leader VS Achuthanandan turns 98

VS has not been keeping well due to old-age related health issues and has been confined to the residence of his son, V A Arun Kumar, near Law college Junction, for some time now.

published on : 20th October 2021

Political Kerala pay tributes to late DMK chief M Karunanidhi

His role in strengthening areas of mutual cooperation and narrowing down the differences between Kerala and Tamil Nadu deserves special mention, said CM Pinarayi.

published on : 8th August 2018

Cardinal George Alencherry should abstain from responsibilities, say priests

The priests’ meeting, though, is alleged to have been a dramatic attempt to divert media attention.

published on : 10th March 2018