CM opposes Wayanad Collector's order on height of buildings

Wayanad: Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday has come out against the order issued by WayanadDistrict Collector, who is also the ex-offico chairman of the DistrictDisaster ManagementAuthority, restricting height of the buildings in Wayanad district. The order limits the maximum height of buildings ..

Results of lie detection test proves beneficial for T O Sooraj

Chennai: The lie detection test of former land revenue commissioner T O Sooraj in the Kalamassery land grab case proved beneficial for him. The lab report states that Sooraj had not hid anything from the officials. The Chennai forensic laboratory had conducted the polygraph test on T O Sooraj as ..

Plans misfired in Aruvikkara, admits CPM

New Delhi: The CPM central leadership on Wednesday admitted that the party's campaign strategies misfired in Aruvikkara. The party focused on just peripheral issues. The campaign highlighting solar scam and Saritha failed to garner votes. While aiming the UDF, the CPM failed to notice BJP's presence. ..

Court says delay in school textbooks a serious concern

Kochi: The High Court said here on Wednesday that the delay in printing of school textbooks in the state is a serious concern with the Onam exams nearing. The court observed this while hearing a plea filed by a Changanassery native pointing out the govt's lackluster attitude. Majority of the students ..

Major spirit haul in TVM

Thiruvannathapuram: A team led by the Excise commissioner seized over 3000 lites of spirit from a secret container of a lorry coming from Tamil Nadu. Three Pathanamthitta natives were taken under custody in connection with this. They are being interrogated by the police. The Excise department formed ..