LDF wins Kalamassery ward after 25 years; UDF wins Pullazhi ward in Thrissur

Kochi: LDF candidate registered victory in ward number 37 of Kalamassery Municipality ..

LSG polls to 7 wards in Kerala on Thursday; counting on Friday
Did not threaten; intervened only when a voter was stopped, says K. Kunhiraman MLA
km sreekumar,
Presiding officer alleges threat from LDF candidate and MLA during election
ranni panchayath

LDF member in Ranni made agreement with BJP prior to president election; evidences come to light

Pathanamthitta: The LDF member who was elected as president of Ranni panchayat and BJP had made an agreement even before the president ..

tariq anwar

LSG debacle: Tariq Anwar files report; calls for party reshuffle, recapturing traditional vote banks

New Delhi: AICC General Secretary Tariq Anwar has filed a report to the party high command regarding Congress’ defeat in the ..


LDF ousts Ranni panchayat president who won with support of BJP

Ranni (Pathanamthitta): Kerala Congress (M) member Sobha Charlie, who was elected as president of Ranni panchayat with the support ..

Anandavalli at block panchayat president office

Woman becomes block panchayat president after working as sweeper for 10 yrs in same office

Pathanapuram (Kollam): When A Anandavalli sat down on the chair of president in the block panchayat office where she worked as a sweeper ..

c sukumaran elamkulam

UDF wins administration in EMS Namboodiripad’s panchayat after 40 years

Elamkulam: UDF has ended 40 years of LDF administration in Elamkulam panchayat, which is the native place of EMS Namboodiripad. UDF’s ..


BJP votes for LDF candidate in Ranni panchayat: Shobha Charlie elected as President

Pathanamthitta: LDF and BJP have joined hands with each other in Ranni Gram Panchayat. BJP members voted for LDF’s candidate ..

local body adminstration

New administrative committees take office in Corporations and Municipalities

Thiruvananthapuram: New administrative committees asumed office in 6 corporations and 86 Municipalities in the state. LDF candidates ..


Protest over Municipal Chairperson post: CPM expels 3 branch secretaries in Alappuzha

Alappuzha: CPM has expelled 3 branch secretaries for organising protest against party’s decision regarding Alappuzha Municipality ..

local body election

Municipality, Corporation chairpersons election: Clashes reported in many parts of state

Thiruvananthapuram: Clashes and fights were reported from many places in the state during the chairperson election at Corporations ..

palakkad municipality

Ruckus in Palakkad Municipality after BJP councillor votes for CPM

Palakkad: A ruckus was created in Palakkad Municipality after BJP councillor accidentally voted for the wrong candidate during the ..


LDF wins Pathanamthitta Municipality with support of Congress rebels

Pathanamthitta: LDF has won Pathanamthitta Municipality with the support of Congress rebels. LDF confirmed their victory after SDPI ..


UDF to rule Kalamassery, Paravur, Kottayam municipalities

Kalamassery: UDF will rule Kalamassery municipality in Ernakulam and Paravur municipality in Kollam. The chairperson was elected through ..

kannur muslim league conflict

Intense protest in Muslim League in Kannur; Youth League workers block state vice president

Kannur: Severe clashes were witnessed in Muslim League in Kannur district. Youth League workers blocked the vehicle of Muslim League ..

reshma mariyam roy

CPM stuns again; 21-year-old Reshma Mariam Roy to become youngest panchayat president

Pathanamthitta: Soon after the news of 21-year-old Arya Rajendran becoming the Mayor of Thiruvananthapuram municipality, the CPM has ..

Tariq Anwar

LSG poll debacle: AICC General Secretary meets state leaders

Thiruvanathapuram: The meeting between Congress national leadership and state leaders in order to evaluate the poor performance of ..


Councilor returns to piling work after attending swearing-in ceremony

Ernakulam: Councilor CC Viju returned to his work place after attending the swearing-in ceremony and assuming his new office. Viju ..

Abdul Majeed

LDF to rule Mukkam municipality with support from Muslim League rebel

Kozhikode: The Left Democratic Front (LDF) will rule the Mukkam municipality after the Muslim League rebel candidate, who won the Local ..


Muslim League workers attack family for not voting for party; case filed

Kasaragod: A complaint has been filed against Muslim League workers for beating up a family in Kanhangad. The incident took place ..


Newly elected members of local bodies assume charge

Kochi: The swearing-in ceremony of the elected members of the local self-government bodies in the state are in progress. The elected ..


Covid protocol to be strictly followed in local body oath-taking ceremony

Thiruvananthapuram: The oath-taking ceremony of newly-elected members of local bodies in the state will take place on December 21. ..

ബിന്‍സി സെബാസ്റ്റിയന്‍

Rebel declares support to UDF; Kottayam municipality administration to be decided through toss

Kottayam: The administration in Kottayam municipality will be decided through a toss after the LDF and UDF won equal number of seats ..

K Surendran

Only BJP made gains in LSG polls; NDA secured over 35.75 lakh votes: K. Surendran

Kozhikode: BJP Kerala state president K. Surendran said that only the BJP and NDA made gains in the Local Self-Government polls. If ..

tariq anwar

AICC general secretary Tariq Anwar to visit Kerala after UDF's poor show in LSG polls

Kochi: AICC General Secretary who is in charge of Kerala, Tariq Anwar, will fly to the state on Saturday in the wake of the poll debacle ..


Chandrababu visits voters with Chenda performance to thank them for electing him

Pulpally (Wayanad): Soon after the local body election results, K K Chandrababu visited the voters again to express gratitude. He was ..

Sheeba Durom

Elected as councillor but Sheeba Durom has no plans to shut meat stall

Thoppumpady (Ernakulam): “First I was afraid even to kill a fly. But I learned to kill chicken and then to cut beef. Now it’s ..

Bindhu Krishna

‘Not I, but we are the establishment’; Bindhu Krishna responds to controversial poster

Kollam: Congress leader Bindhu Krishna has responded to the controversial posters that appeared in the district after UDF faced setback ..

Kochi Municipal Corporation

LDF seize administration in Kochi corporation as UDF rebel declares support

Kochi: The Kochi Corporation will be administered by the LDF for the next 5 years after the recent local body election. This has been ..


BJP could not make gain in LSG polls, observes RSS

Kochi: Despite increasing seats in the Local Self Government polls, the BJP has failed to reach its expectations, an RSS Parivar Baitak ..

vibitha babu

UDF candidate Vibitha Babu continues to face cyber attack, appeals netizens to stop it

Pathanamthitta: Adv Vibitha Babu, who contested the LSG polls as a UDF candidate has been facing cyber attack even after the polls ..

Valsala Varghese and Alice George

Sisters shine in politics; win polls to municipality, panchayat

Piravom (Ernakulam): The victory of two sisters in the local body polls in Ernakulam is noteworthy. Valsala Varghese contested to Piravom ..


Lotus blooms in all major holy places in Kerala, claims K Surendran

Pandalam (Pathanamthitta): BJP state president K Surendran said that lotus has bloomed in all major holy places in the state. Pandalam ..


Local bodies to get Rs 1 lakh crore in next 5 yrs

Thiruvananthapuram: The local self-governments in which newly elected administrative committees will assume power are likely to get ..


Pathanamthitta DCC general secretary accuses party of cheating her in election, quits

Pathanamthitta: Pathanamthitta DCC general secretary has resigned from the party following her defeat in the Local Self Government ..

Mullappally Ramachandran

Mullappally Ramachandran takes complete responsibility for LSG poll debacle, admits shortcomings

Thiruvananthapuram: Mullappally Ramachandran took complete responsibility for Congress' debacle in the local body election. “Many ..

വലിയ ഭൂരിപക്ഷവുമായി കയർഫാക്ടറി തൊഴിലാളി

Coir factory worker wins big in Kanjikuzhy panchayat polls

Alappuzha: A coir factory worker from Alappuzha secured a big victory in the Gram Panchayat election. Sheela Pratheesh won from ward ..


Controversy over zero votes in Chundappuram; Supporters allegedly given secret instructions

Kozhikode: It is reported that party supporters were secretly asked to vote for Karat Faisal for the local self-government election ..

Shanimol Usman, Ramesh Chennithala

What did KPCC do except hold boring press meets? Congress leaders raise criticism

Thiruvananthapuram: Harsh criticism has been raised against Congress leadership in the KPCC political affairs committee meeting. All ..

K Surendran BJP

BJP did not get expected results; K Surendran faces wrath within party

Thiruvananthapuram: Confirming the unrest within BJP, Krishnadas and Sobha Surendran factions have dismissed K Surendran’s claim ..


Election Commission corrects mistakes in results after CPM files complaint

Thiruvananthapuram: The Election Commission corrected the local body election results published in their official website following ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

CM to go on ‘Kerala Paryadanam’; rally to start from Kollam

Thiruvananthapuram: The state government and the CPM are on a mission to repeat the victory in the local body election in the upcoming ..


Heavy criticism against BJP after cadre hang ‘Jai Shri Ram’ flex over Palakkad municipality building

Palakkad: The hanging of a flex banner reading ‘Jai Shri Ram’ on the Palakkad municipality building after BJP’s victory ..


Twenty20 gives Rs 1 lakh to couple who were beaten up at polling booth in Kizhakkambalam

Kochi: Twenty20 lauded the couple, who were beaten up inside the polling booth at Kizhakkambalam on voting day but came back to exercise ..


Kerala civic body polls bring cheers and tears for BJP

Thiruvananthapuram: The BJP in Kerala has braved many odds to make its presence felt in the state's bipolar politics, dominated ..

o rajagopal

Cross-voting not cause of defeat in TVM; O Rajagopal rejects Surendran’s claim

Thiruvananthapuram: O Rajagopal MLA has rejected the claims made by BJP state president K Surendran that cross-voting took place in ..