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First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

BJP, CPI give tough fight to Tharoor in Kerala capital

hen Union HRD Minister Shashi Tharoor emerged after casting his vote at the Government Higher Secondary School, Cotton Hills at Vazhuthacaud in Thiruvananthapuram on Thursday, there were no warm greetings from women voters in the queue.The scene was entirely ... [Published The Sunday Guardian - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

AAP, BJP have a long way to go before they break Congress stranglehold in Kerala

"The hand starts to tremble."It is a statement one often hears on the day of an election in Kerala. To draw out such a statement, you have to ask people if they ever considered voting for another party besides the one they have all their lives.Of course, ... [Published Economic Times - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Advani not sure of BJP majority in parliament

TRIVANDRUM: Former deputy premier Lal Krishna Advani is not sure about absolute victory for his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the ongoing general elections.However, the 86-year old leader who is seen as a threat to the premier frontrunner Narendra Modi, ... [Published The Gulf Today - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Communal politics and realpolitik

The year 1980. Kerala Congress (M) leader K.M. Mani, then aligned with the Left, is engaged in a life or death political battle with Congress(I)'s M.M. Jacob at Pala. The Congress(I) [the faction led by Indira Gandhi] decides to use the ultimate weapon: ... [Published The Hindu - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Kerala minister says CPM will lose national status post poll

BJP leader Pillai says party owes status to Vajpayee Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala home minister and former Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee president, Ramesh Chennithala said on Wednesday that the Communist Party of India-Marxist would lose its national ... [Published Gulf News - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

Parties give in to vote-bank politics: NSS chief

Unlike earlier times, the Nair Service Society (NSS) and its leader G. Sukumaran Nair have taken a studied silence in the run-up to the 2014 Parliament elections, making it clear that the NSS would stick to its policy of equidistance this time, much in ... [Published The Hindu - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Shashi Tharoor locked in three-way contest

Thiruvananthapuram, March 20, 2014, DHNS: An enthralling three-way contest awaits Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha constituency in the April 10 polls.With the Nair and Nadar communities deciding the fate of the candidates for decades in this constituency, ... [Published Deccan Herald - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Hindu Unity Move in Tatters

The pact of alliance between the NSS and the SNDP to fight against the injustice meted towards the Hindu community had fallen apart recently.Earlier, they had decided not to form any common political organisation and agreed to continue with their independent ... [Published New Indian Express - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

KSU, SFI students clash

KANNUR: The election campaign of K Sudhakaran, Congress candidate in the Kannur Lok Sabha constituency, on the Pazhassiraja Nair Service Society College campus at Mattannur here, was marred by clashes between activists of the Kerala Students Union (KSU) ... [Published Kaumudi - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 2 reports

Kerala candidates make a beeline for religious, social leaders (Election Special)

Home -Kerala Home -Headlines -New Kerala - 19 March 2014 05:54By Sanu George, Thiruvananthapuram, March 19 : With battle lines drawn in Kerala as rival fronts have finalised their candidates for the elections, candidates, irrespective of party affiliations, ... [Published India Everyday - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

The wonder that was Basel Mission School

KANNUR: Kerala had not debuted as a state in the first Lok Sabha elections held between October 25, 1951 and February 21, 1952. But this 158-year-old school in Thalassery, Basel German Mission Parsi (BEMP) School, has an amazing claim in the history of ... [Published Times of India - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 2 reports

Premachandran, Baby Hold Talks with Nair

Kollam has set the stage for a tight  contest in general elections after RSP pulling out from the LDF and joining the UDF camp.  LDF’s M A Baby and RSP’s N K Premachandran on Wednesday, visited Nair Service Society general secretary G Sukumaran Nair and ... [Published New Indian Express - Mar 13 2014]

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...At the time, posters with his wife Sunanda Pushkar, were pasted all over the state. "His popularity among women has come down due to his wife Sunanda's death" Jaya Krishnan, an officer with a private sector bank, who cast her vote at Sashtamangalam polling station in the city, told this newspaper...
...a star campaigner for the Congress in Kerala, acknowledged this advantage of his rivals at a press conference in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday. "The CPM is a strong party [in Kerala]. But their party workers alone don't decide who wins the elections. It is the neutral voters who decide" he said
...both the major coalitions in the State have increasingly come under pressure from religious and community-based groups, and have often given in. "Both the fronts have arrived at their own internal equilibrium by compromising with these forces, which they would not like to upset by any means" says Jos Chathukulam, director, Centre for Rural Management
...these legends to this school was its academic brilliance," said Fr G S Francis, a priest with the CSI, Thalassery, which manages the school. "The school was lucky enough to have many legends as its teachers, including Hermann Gundert, Keeleri Kunhikannan, who is the father of Indian circus, and English scholar R Mukunda Mallar. There was a time when BEMP School had the same status enjoyed by Madras Christian College (MCC) today, though it slowly diminished."

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BJP, CPI give tough fight to Tharoor in Kerala ... [Published The Sunday Guardian - Apr 13 2014]
AAP, BJP have a long way to go before they brea... [Published Economic Times - Apr 12 2014]
Advani not sure of BJP majority in parl... [Published The Gulf Today - Apr 09 2014]
Kerala election ~ tales and chronicles [Published The Statesman - Apr 05 2014]
Communal politics and realpolitik [Published The Hindu - Mar 27 2014]
Kerala minister says CPM will lose national sta... [Published Gulf News - Mar 26 2014]
Parties give in to vote-bank politics: NSS chief [Published The Hindu - Mar 23 2014]
Fall in rubber price main poll issue in Kottayam [Published The Freepress Journal - Mar 21 2014]
Hindu Unity Move in Tatters [Published New Indian Express - Mar 21 2014]
Shashi Tharoor locked in three-way contest [Published Deccan Herald - Mar 20 2014]
KSU, SFI students clash [Published Kaumudi - Mar 20 2014]
Issue: 824578, Page: 73 [Published London Gazette - Mar 20 2014]
Kerala candidates make a beeline for religious,... [Published India Everyday - Mar 19 2014]
The wonder that was Basel Mission School [Published Times of India - Mar 19 2014]
Kerala candidates make a beeline for religious,... [Published ProKerala.com - Mar 19 2014]
Premachandran, Baby Hold Talks with Nair [Published New Indian Express - Mar 13 2014]
Premachandran, Baby call on NSS chief [Published Kaumudi - Mar 13 2014]
Kollam hot spot constituency for LS polls [Published NetIndia123.com - Mar 12 2014]
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