Cong frowns at write-up on Nehru in RSS journal

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress in Kerala has expressed strong resentment against an article carried by RSS journal 'Kesari' allegedly running down India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru. On getting a complaint seeking action from KPCC General Secretary Sooranad Rajasekharan, state Home Minister ..

Former BJP state secretary C M Krishnanunni passes away

Kozhikode: Former BJP state secretary and BJP national council member C M Krishnanunni passed away at Mankavu in Kozhikode on Friday night. He was 65. He was ailing and was under treatment for sometime. C.M. Krishnanunni is the founder general secretary of 'Tapasya ', an art and cultural forum of ..

Northeast monsoon kicks in, brings good rainfall in south

New Delhi: The Northeast monsoon has become active in the country and brought goodly rain to its southern parts on the heels of the departing Southwest monsoon which has left India facing a rain deficit. According to the MeT department, as it progresses, the Northeast monsoon has brought rain to several ..

Ailing Kerala assembly speaker leaves for US

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Assembly Speaker G. Karthikeyan, who is suffering from liver complications, Friday left for the US for treatment. The speaker was accompanied by his close friend and state Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala and family members. Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, his wife and a few ..

Swami Kashikananda Giri attains samadhi

Mahamandaleshwar Swami Kashikananda Giri Maharaj attained samadhi in Haridwar on Friday morning. The mahasamadhi will be held in Holy Ganga on Saturday. The 91-year old monk was the head of two monasteries, one in Haridwar and the other in Mumbai. The swami was born in Palakkad in 1924 to Punnasheri ..