High Court South India Union Government

HC stays Union Govt’s representative Patel controversial GOs in Lakshadweep

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday stayed the operation of two recent orders of the Lakshadweep administration to close down dairy farms and remove meat products, including chicken from the menu of midday meals for school children.   The stay order was issued by a Division bench, comprising Chief Justice S Manikumar and Justice Shaji Read More…

Communists South India Women

Kerala journalist Veena George replaced ex-Health Minister teacher KK Shailaja.

First time in Kerala  history, a woman journalist-turned politician, Veena George, will become a minister in Kerala and latest reports indicate that George is set to replace Kerala’s much-acclaimed ex-Health Minister KK Shailaja.   In her journalism career of over one-and-a-half decades in television, George had excelled as a journalist and news anchor in various Read More…

BJP East India South India

Modi swiftly releases Rs 1000Cr to Gujarat other cyclone battered states on Queue

As many as 45 people have been killed due to cyclone ‘Tauktae’ across 12 districts of Gujarat.  Fifteen deaths were reported from Amreli district in Saurashtra region, the worst affected in the cyclone that crossed the state coast as an extremely severe cyclonic storm on Monday night and completed landfall around 1.30 am Tuesday. In Read More…

East India South India Votes & Polls

1.5 lakh polling stations across 475 Assembly seats in the 4 states and 1 Union territory Completed

On April 6th Barring few incidents of violence in West Bengal’s Phase 3 vote, and few incidents in Tamilnadu polling in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and for the third phase in Assam were held peacefully, the Election Commission said on Tuesday evening.   Voting was held in 1.5 lakh polling stations across 475 Assembly seats Read More…

South India Votes & Polls West India

EC notified Election dates for Tamilnadu Kerala Assam Westbengal Pondicherry but stoic on VVPAT counting

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said that West Bengal will go to polls in 8 phases and Assam in three phases while Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Puducherry will have a single-phase election.   While elections to the 140-member Kerala Assembly, the 30-member Puducherry Assembly and the 234-member Tamil Nadu Assembly will be held in a Read More…

Agriculture BJP Communists North India South India

Kerala assembly inclusive of lone BJP member voted unanimously to repeal farm laws

The Kerala Assembly on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution demanding the scrapping of the three contentious central farm laws, against which farmers were agitating in Delhi, saying they were ‘anti-farmer’ and ‘pro-corporate.’   The resolution was passed in a special session convened in compliance with COVID-19 protocols to express solidarity with the agitating farmers.   Read More…