29 Jan 2016
Kochi: In a new twist to the solar panel scam, prime accused Saritha S Nair today levelled fresh charges against Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, saying he had urged her to create a company involving his family members including son Chandy Oommen to do renewable energy business.
17 Jun 2013
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, facing heat over links of his office staff with a woman arrested in a cheating case, got a further jolt with leader of opposition VS Achuthanandan on Sunday demanding that he should step down and order a judicial probe.
20 Jul 2013
Kochi: The Ernakulam Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Court (Economic Offences) on Saturday recorded in camera the statement of Saritha S Nair, the prime accused in the Solar Panel scam case.
23 Nov 2013
Thiruvananthapuram: Saritha Nair, main accused in what has come to be called the "solar scam" in Kerala, has filed a complaint against VS Achuthanandan, Leader of the Opposition in the Kerala Assembly, and three others, her counsel said on Saturday.
06 Jun 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Assembly speaker G Karthikeyan on Friday said nothing incriminating against Congress MLA A P Abdullakutty has come before him warranting action.
31 Oct 2013
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy sought to downplay a statement given by a complainant in solar scam that he had met him along with prime accused Saritha Nair last year.
16 Aug 2013
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala cabinet on Friday gave its nod to a judicial probe into the solar scam scandal, which has brought Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and his government under scanner. The probe would be conducted by a sitting judge of the Kerala High Court, the Kerala CM said.
10 Jul 2013
Normal life was disrupted in Kerala on Wednesday due to the dawn-to-dusk 12-hour strike called by CPI-M-led LDF to demand resignation of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy over the solar scam issue. Besides a few private vehicles and two-wheelers, other modes of transportation were off the road while shops and hotels remained shut.
29 Jul 2013
Kochi/Thiruvanthapuram: Stoking a controversy, Opposition CPI(M) and BJP in Kerala on Sunday questioned the action of a lower court directing the key accused in solar panel scam to give her complaint directly to the court without any intermediary lawyer.
29 Apr 2012
With a media report suggesting that two plots were allotted to his niece and a friend in Bangalore in an "irregular" manner, the Prime Minister's Adviser T K A Nair on Sunday insisted that "no irregularity or illegality" was involved in it "to the best of my knowledge".