Kathiroor Manoj murder: CBI summons P Jayarajan

Thiruvananthapuram: Senior CPM leader P Jayarajan has been summoned by the CBI to appear before investigators on June 2 in connection with an RSS activist's murder last year, CBI sources said. Jayarajan is the Communist Party of India-Marxist's Kannur district secretary. RSS activist K.T. Manoj, ..

M Vijayakumar is Left candidate for Aruvikkara

Thiruvananthapuram: Former speaker and CPM strongman M Vijayakumar would be the Left candidate for the Aruvikkara bypoll that will be held on June 27. Vijayakumar who is a 4 time MLA, was speaker during the LDF rule. He was also jailed at the Poojapura jail during the Emergency and has led a Parliament ..

Rahul assures to take up rubber farmers plight with Centre

Kochi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi vowed to take up the plight of rubber growers in the state and said he would lead a protest inside and outside the parliament. Rahul said he would consider the request to hold a rally in regions where rubber farming is more prominent. He said this after ..

Over 300 cadets set to pass out from Ezhimala Naval Academy

Ezhimala: The Indian Naval Academy (INA) is all geared up for the Passing Out Parade (POP) of the Spring Term 2015 cadets on May 30. Over 300 cadets in various disciplines are expected to pass out after completing their training at INA. INA is one of the premier naval establishments in the South ..

France to fund Bangalore, Kochi Metro projects

New Delhi: Metro projects of Bangalore, Kochi and Nagpur are likely to receive funding from France, which has decided to increase the credit line to 2 billion euros following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit last month. A delegation of Agence Francaise de Developpment (AFD), the country's bilateral ..