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Neutrino Project: Unrelenting Vaiko Tries to Rope in Kerala Against it

Unrelenting, MDMK general secretary Vaiko has met Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy seeking his support against the prestigious Rs.1,500 crore neutrino project in Tamil Nadu. In his meeting, Vaiko submitted a petition to Chandy to join the opposition against the India-based Neutrino Observatory (INO) project as it would impact Kerala’s Idukki district too. Vaiko told Chandy that the Tamil Nadu ...

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National Games Kick Off in Kerala; Sachin Tendulkar Star Attraction

Tendulkar was roped in by the Kerala government as the goodwill ambassador for the Games and even while Malayalam superstar Mohanlal came under flak from certain quarters for allegedly collecting money to stage his nearly four-hour-long musical show, those who found fault with him looked at Tendulkar who has not charged anything. Each time the speakers mentioned the name of ...

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‘Air Kerala’ to Herald New State-Centric Flag Carrier?

The Kerala government will soon launch domestic services of its proposed airline “Air Kerala” for fulfilling the mandatory requirement of the country’s civil aviation norm stipulating five year domestic operations before international flight services, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said Friday, while the move may trigger similar airlines by other state governments in the country. “Though we have approached the union ...

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Kochi Metro to be ready by Dec. 2015: Kerala CM Chandy

Kochi Metro, the Rs.5,180 dream project that is expected to solve the travel woes in Kerala’s commercial capital, would be completed in "a time bound manner", said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy. Chandy Monday went around the construction site, before taking part in the director board meeting of Kochi Metro Rail Limited. "The work is progressing well and would be completed ...

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