High Court recommended to setup an independent agency to investigate over the anomalies in PSC examinations. He said the credibility of PSC to be retrieved only by probing alleged anomalies in all examinations conducted by PSC.
With the last body recovered from Puthumala was identified, all the bodies recovered from the landslide were identified.
Amid the reports over Nisha Jose K Mani would be selected as candidate in Pala in the forthcoming by-poll. PJ Joseph made his stand clear. Indirectly digging at Nisha Jose K Mani’s candidature, PJ Joseph said that the selection of candidate is not a personal matter.
Giving a dig at Shashi Tharoor over Modi remark Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that even in an atmosphere of intolerance some leaders in the opposition faction back government. He said such move to hide one‘s opinion and to praise defiant views are detrimental to the democracy.
Home Ministry recommended reinstating DGP Jacob Thomas who was on suspension following an order issued by Central Administrative Tribunal order. The file was handed over by Additional Chief Secretary to the Chief Secretary and Chief Minister to take the decision over the matter.
Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) arrested three customs’ officials who helped to sneak gold through Karipur airport. Rohit Sharma, Sakeendra Paswan and Krishna kumar are the officials arrested by the intelligence and they are the aides of Rahul Pandit, the customs official who was earlier arrested by the Revenue Intelligence.
KPCC President Mullappally Ramachandran alleged that Party Secretary and Chief Minister are taking contradictory stands over Sabarimala in order to cheat people by making confusion. The government stand would not be changed over Sabarimala issue indicates the ideological conflict in CPI (M).
Rahul Gandhi said that the self confidence of the people in Wayanad is tremendous and he expressed hope that they could survive all disasters. He was on his visit to the flood-hit Wayanad.
Chief Minister said those who disguised as the protectors of believers propagated that party and government is against believers and faith and party could not able to defend the false propagation targeted by them. The false propagation launched against party by the ‘protectors of the believers and faith’ led to
MK Muneer, Musilm League leader and former minister backed Shashi Taroor over the controversial Modi remark he (Tharoor) made. He believed Shashi Tharoor not to be a Modi- supporter as far as he understood him (Shashi Tharoor). He posted on Face book;’’ It cannot be possible to imagine a Congress