SNC-Lavalin Case: SC To Hear CBI Plea Against Vijayan Discharge In April

What's Going On, Asks SC As Covid Worsens In Delhi, 'Out Of Control' In Guj

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing on the CBI’s plea challenging the discharge of Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and two others in a graft case connected with a contract awarded to Canadian firm SNC-Lavalin during his tenure as state Power Minister. Additional Solicitor General S.V. Raju, representing the CBI, submitted … Read more

New Gag Law: Vijayan Wins Round One, BJP To Approach Kerala HC

New Gag Law: Vijayan Wins Round One, BJP To Approach Kerala HC

Thiruvananthapuram: Cornered by a maze of scams and allegations, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan played a fast one and appears to have won round one with the media after coming out with the Kerala Police Act amendment, forcing the aggressive media to change tracks from the various scams to the new amendment. The new amendment came … Read more

Kerala CPI-M In Tatters, Future Of Vijayan, Kodiyeri Hangs In Balance

Pinarayi Vijayan Defeats No-Confidence Motion, But Sidesteps Corruption Issues

Thiruvananthapuram: Things are getting difficult for the CPI-M in Kerala, which is the Left party’s last bastion in the country. With allegations coming thick and fast, murmurs have begun over the future of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and the powerful state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, both of them presently caught in a maze of issues, making … Read more

Ex-Secy To Vijayan Named Accused In Life Mission Case Also

Ex-Secy To Vijayan Named Accused In Life Mission Case Also

Thiruvananthapuram:  Bad times continue for M. Sivasankar, the former secretary to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, after the Vigilance and Anti Corruption Bureau (VACB) on Monday named him as the fifth accused in the ‘Life Mission’ case. At a time when various agencies are probing the gold smuggling case, Chief Minister Vijayan received another shock … Read more

Fresh Trouble For Vijayan As CBI Takes Up Pet Project For Probe

Pinarayi Vijayan Defeats No-Confidence Motion, But Sidesteps Corruption Issues

Kochi: The CBI on Friday filed a detailed report in a special court in Kochi on the Kerala government’s now controversial Life Mission housing project, and also registered a case at the Ernakulam Chief Judicial Magistrate’s court. In the FIR, it has named Santhosh Eapen, who heads the company which secured the contract for the housing … Read more

Jaleel Has Done No Wrong : Pinarayi Vijayan

Jaleel Has Done No Wrong : Pinarayi Vijayan

Thiruvananthapuram/Delhi:  Even after the Enforcement Directorate having questioned State Higher Education Minister K.T. Jaleel, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) is all set to question him in the next two days. Still, a confident Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan gave a clean chit to his cabinet colleague on Tuesday. Speaking to the media here, Vijayan said one … Read more

Vijayan Resumes Covid Briefings, Says Kerala Has Done Well

Kerala CM's former secretary questioned by ED for 5 hrs

Thiruvananthapuram:  After a long gap, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday again held his customary press briefing after the daily Covid review meeting and said that despite the numbers rising, the state has done well in keeping things under control. “Compared with the figures of cases in other south Indian states, Kerala has done … Read more

Pinarayi Vijayan Defeats No-Confidence Motion, But Sidesteps Corruption Issues

Pinarayi Vijayan Defeats No-Confidence Motion, But Sidesteps Corruption Issues

Thiruvananthapuram:  On expected lines, the no-confidence motion moved by the Congress-led UDF was defeated easily by the Pinarayi Vijayan government in Kerala, but all the corruption issues raised by the opposition were sidestepped by the Chief Minister in a nearly four-hour long speech, where he read out the progress card of his government. The no-confidence … Read more