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Kerala Assembly Elections 2021: CPM Snatches ‘Gujarat Of Kerala’ From BJP

May 02, 2021 Preetha Nair

In a blow to the party, the CPM-led LDF candidate V Sivan Kutty beat BJP candidate and former Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan by 5,750 votes.

No Saffron In Kerala

May 02, 2021 Preetha Nair

BJP’s CM candidate E. Sreedharan loses in Palakkad

Kerala Assembly Polls 2021: LDF Leads In Ground Zero Sabarimala

The Pathanamthitta district constitutes five seats— Konni, Adoor, Thiruvalla, Aranmula, Ranni, which is currently held by the CPI (M) led LDF.

Kerala Elections 2021: BJP Fighting Polls On Development Plank, Says 'Metro Man' E Sreedharan

Mar 15, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Sreedharan attacked the ruling party LDF alleging that it was a government hit by corruption, scandals, and nepotism.

‘Metroman’ E Sreedharan To Be NDA’s CM Candidate In Kerala

This is for the first time, BJP indicated that E Sreedhran will be the NDA's chief ministerial candidate.

21 February, 2021

Shashi Tharoor Pooh Poohs BJP, E Sreedharan's Impact On Kerala Polls


Congress leader Shahi Tharoor claimed that the BJP will find it difficult to make any inroads in Kerala during the upcoming Assembly elections

19 February, 2021

Ready For Kerala Chief Ministership If BJP Wins, More Focus On Infra Development: E Sreedharan

Outlook Web Bureau

The 88-year-old technocrat E Sreedharanon is all set to enter the political fray by joining the BJP next week and may contest in the upcoming assembly elections

18 February, 2021

Metroman E Sreedharan Set To Join Kerala BJP: Party State Chief

Outlook Web Bureau

Sreedharan is yet to make a statement on the announcement by the Kerala BJP chief.

22 June, 2019

Atishi Hits Back At 'Metro Man' Sreedharan, Says He's Being Used By BJP

Outlook Web Bureau

In a letter to Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, the former DMRC chief said free travel will 'worsen overcrowding' and 'lead to mishaps'.

14 June, 2019

'Metro Man' Sreedharan Writes To PM Modi Against Delhi Govt's Free Travel Scheme For Women

Outlook Web Bureau

In a letter to the PM Modi, Sreedharan, popularly known as 'Metro Man,' said if the Delhi government is 'so keen' to help women commuters, it can pay the cost of their travel directly to them rather than making travel free on metro trains.

05 May, 2018

Metro Man’s Village And A Wedding Night In Current-less Times

Sreevalsan Thiyyadi

India got all its villages electrified the other day. A trip down memory lane—to an obscure 1970s Kerala village that had no power, but now boasts of a national celebrity as well.

21 July, 2017

'Metro Man' Sreedharan Wanted To Resign From Lucknow, Kanpur Projects, But Adityanth Didn't Allow

Outlook Web Bureau

Sreedharan, 85, had gone to meet the CM with the intention of reducing his work load, in return Adityanath gave him extra responsibilities

17 June, 2017

BJP Says PM Modi Made Kochi Metro A 'Reality', The Foundation Was Laid By Manmohan Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

A long-cherished project of Keralites, the foundation of Kochi Metro was laid by then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on September 13, 2012.

15 June, 2017

PMO Relents, Agrees To Give Metro Man Sreedharan A Seat On The Dais Of Kochi Metro Inauguration

Outlook Web Bureau

It's final, metro man Sreedharan to share the dais with PM Narendra Modi at the Kochi Metro inauguration

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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