Articles about Ramesh Chennithala

Kerala: Revolt in Congress over DCC list; senior leader resigns

30 Aug 2021

Politics
Kerala: Revolt in Congress over DCC list; senior leader resigns

Infighting has intensified in Congress' Kerala unit following the appointment of 14 new district Congress Committee chiefs.

Congress planning nationwide protest against soaring fuel prices: Chennithala

12 Feb 2021

Politics
Congress planning nationwide protest against soaring fuel prices: Chennithala

Congress is planning a nationwide protest against the increasing fuel prices, Opposition Leader in the Kerala Assembly, Ramesh Chennithala in Kochi said on Friday as he attacked the BJP-led government at the Centre over the soaring prices of diesel and petrol.

Kerala: Nursing officer admits coronavirus patient died of negligence, suspended

20 Oct 2020

India
Kerala: Nursing officer admits coronavirus patient died of negligence, suspended

Kerala, once hailed for handling the coronavirus pandemic well, has been jolted after two alleged lapses on the part of the healthcare workers came to the fore.

Kerala: Man commits suicide, was jobless despite securing rank

31 Aug 2020

India
Kerala: Man commits suicide, was jobless despite securing rank

Unable to find a job, a 28-year-old man, identified as Anu, allegedly committed suicide in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, on Sunday.

Gold smuggling case evidence burnt in Kerala Secretariat fire: Opposition

26 Aug 2020

Politics
Gold smuggling case evidence burnt in Kerala Secretariat fire: Opposition

On Tuesday evening, a fire broke out in the North block of the Kerala Secretariat in Thiruvananthapuram, sparking a political row.

Narendra Modi, Nathuram Godse share same ideology, says Rahul Gandhi

30 Jan 2020

Politics
Narendra Modi, Nathuram Godse share same ideology, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi follows the same ideology as Nathuram Godse, the man who assassinated Mahatma Gandhi.

#SabarimalaRow: Hindu-groups call for hartal as temple opens for 2-months

17 Nov 2018

India
#SabarimalaRow: Hindu-groups call for hartal as temple opens for 2-months

Sabarimala Karma Samiti, an umbrella organization for outfits of Hindu groups opposing the Supreme Court order, has called a state-wide shutdown in Kerala after Hindu Aikya Vedi state President, KP Sasikala was detained on Saturday morning.

#SabarimalaRow: Opposition walks out of all-party meet over Kerala-govt's stance

15 Nov 2018

Politics
#SabarimalaRow: Opposition walks out of all-party meet over Kerala-govt's stance

Ahead of the Sabarimala temple's opening on Friday, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan called an all-party meeting on Thursday, but that did not go well.

#KeralaFloods: Rahul Gandhi visits relief camp in Chengannur

28 Aug 2018

India
#KeralaFloods: Rahul Gandhi visits relief camp in Chengannur

Days after floods ravaged Kerala, leaving a massive trail of destruction, Congress President Rahul Gandhi today visited relief camps in Chengannur and heard the woes of the people.

BJP activists vandalize Shashi Tharoor's office following 'Hindu Pakistan' comments

16 Jul 2018

Politics
BJP activists vandalize Shashi Tharoor's office following 'Hindu Pakistan' comments

On Monday, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor alleged that BJP Yuva Morcha "vandals" had trashed his constituency office at Thiruvananthapuram, and even tied a banner which read "Hindu Pakistan".

Rains claim 16 lives in Kerala; cause damage to crops

11 Jun 2018

India
Rains claim 16 lives in Kerala; cause damage to crops

Torrential rains accompanied by gusty winds that lashed parts of Kerala after monsoon started on May 29 has claimed 16 lives and caused damage to crops worth over Rs. 6cr, the state's Revenue Minister E Chandrasekharan said.

Will say whatever I have at RSS event: Pranab Mukherjee

03 Jun 2018

Politics
Will say whatever I have at RSS event: Pranab Mukherjee

Days after his decision to attend an RSS event triggered a political storm, former president Pranab Mukherjee has responded, asserting he'll say whatever he has to at the event.

#NipahOutbreak: Re-opening of Kozhikode schools, colleges postponed to June 12

02 Jun 2018

India
#NipahOutbreak: Re-opening of Kozhikode schools, colleges postponed to June 12

Kerala Government has decided to postpone the re-opening of educational institutions in Kozhikode district to June 12, besides deferring all examinations, except those conducted by Union Public Service Commission.

Kerala: 60-year-old businessman sexually assaults minor, police negligence triggers anger

13 May 2018

India
Kerala: 60-year-old businessman sexually assaults minor, police negligence triggers anger

In an infuriating incident, a 60-year-old businessman Moideen Kutty was arrested on Saturday from Shornur and brought to Changaramkulam police station for molesting a minor girl inside a theatre in Malappuram's Edappal town (Kerala).

Keralites perform well in civil services examinations

28 Apr 2018

India
Keralites perform well in civil services examinations

Over 30 people from Kerala, including a number of women, have performed well in the civil services examinations 2017, with an engineer from Ernakulam district securing the all-India 16th rank.

Congress's Chennithala launches hunger-strike; demands CBI probe into custodial death

23 Apr 2018

India
Congress's Chennithala launches hunger-strike; demands CBI probe into custodial death

Stepping up pressure on the CPI(M)-led LDF government over the alleged custodial death of a 26-year-old youth at Varapuzha in Kochi, Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala today launched a 24-hour hunger strike demanding CBI probe into the incident.

Solar scam: LDF government orders probe against ex-CM Oommen Chandy

11 Oct 2017

Politics
Solar scam: LDF government orders probe against ex-CM Oommen Chandy

Based on the recommendations of Justice (retd.) Sivarajan-headed judicial commission, the CPM-led LDF government in Kerala has ordered a vigilance probe against former CM and Congress leader Oommen Chandy in the solar scam case.

Kerala shut down after RSS leader allegedly hacked to death

30 Jul 2017

Politics
Kerala shut down after RSS leader allegedly hacked to death

Kerala's BJP unit called for a shutdown on Sunday after a 34-year-old Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader was killed in Kozhikode on Saturday night.

Kerala: Police manhandle mother for seeking justice over son's suicide

06 Apr 2017

India
Kerala: Police manhandle mother for seeking justice over son's suicide

Kerala's LDF government has been slammed over the police's 'high-handed' treatment of a mother seeking justice for her son who allegedly committed suicide after being harassed by college authorities.