Pinarai Vijayan

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Pinarai Vijayan said : "The state government can do something on this only after the Supreme Court's verdict on our petition. We had taken part in the tender process for following the procedure. But Centre has unanimously handed over the airport to Adani" External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:18:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "It’s the policy of the government to offer necessary financial aid for startups to blossom. The government will consider increasing the special fund for the development of startups. The state will take further measures to enable entrepreneurs to improve their skills," "The government will think about earmarking more funds to strengthen the marketing side of startups. They can create a strong impression at national and international levels through expos and industrial cooperation. From this year, the government has decided to form an ‘International Launching Pad’ for startups," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, January 20, 2021 2:21:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Under KSUM’s Fund of Fund scheme, 11 startups have been given aid through Kerala Specific Angel Fund, which is the first-of-its-kind in the country," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, January 20, 2021 2:21:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “It’s the policy of the government to offer necessary financial aid to startups to blossom. The state government will consider increasing the special fund for the development of startups. Besides, the state will take further measures to enable entrepreneurs to improve their skills,” “The government will think about earmarking more funds to strengthen the marketing side of startups. They can create a strong impression on a national and international level through expos and industrial cooperation. From this year the government has decided to form an ‘International Launching Pad’ for startups,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, January 20, 2021 1:36:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : “Under KSUM’s Fund of Fund scheme, 11 startups have been given aid through Kerala Specific Angel Fund, which is the first-of-its-kind in the country,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, January 20, 2021 1:36:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “It’s the policy of the government to offer necessary financial aid to startups to blossom. The government will consider increasing the special fund for the development of new enterprises. Besides, the state will take further measures to enable entrepreneurs to improve their skills,” External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:50:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “It’s the policy of the government to offer necessary financial aid to startups to blossom. The government will consider increasing the special fund for the development of new enterprises. Besides, the state will take further measures to enable entrepreneurs to improve their skills,” External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:50:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The centre has been turning a blind eye to the protests erupting across the country against its wrong policies. The state has always expressed our deep concern over the decision of the centre to hand over the public sector undertakings in the state to private parties," External link

outlookindia Monday, January 18, 2021 5:43:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "In this matter, the presiding officer was examining the ID cards of the voters, which was actually the duty of the polling officers appointed to the booth. The MLA, who reached there to vote, reported this matter to the district collector, who later asked the presiding officer to perform his duties," External link

HindustanTimes Monday, January 18, 2021 4:41:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “By lending a unique appeal to arts and crafts, we have to raise them to global standards. It is also important to explore the opportunity of online marketing of our handicraft products,” External link

Hindu Saturday, January 16, 2021 10:42:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The central agencies have politicised the matter which they are dealing with. That's why we have informed the Centre about this. As a state government, it is our responsibility," External link

news18 Thursday, January 14, 2021 3:03:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "It was only to clarify certain matters on the basis of certain complaints," External link

news18 Thursday, January 14, 2021 3:03:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : "The project was launched in December 2017 and was expected to be completed within 18 months. But floods and Covid situation delayed the works. Overcoming the challenges, PWD completed the works saving Rs 6.73 crore from the estimated cost of Rs 78.36 crore. Yet people are trying to create controversy for publicity," External link

newindianexpress Saturday, January 9, 2021 10:20:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "LED bulbs having three years warranty will be given to consumers at an affordable price of Rs 65 when the actual price is Rs 100. If the LED bulbs become faulty during the warranty period, it will be replaced. The price of the LED bulbs can be paid in a lump sum or in instalments along with the power bill," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, January 7, 2021 12:56:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : "Out of 16 lakh street lights, 5.5 lakh have been changed to LED bulbs. The remaining 10.5 lakh LED bulbs will soon be changed where the first stage will see 5.5 lakh street lights and the rest will be completed in the second stage. Over the last 4.5 years, the state government has made great strides in the power sector in the production-transmission-distribution network, which explains how the state could achieve national energy protection award four years in a row," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, January 7, 2021 12:56:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The distribution of the free ration kits and the opening of low-cost hotels are meant to achieve this goal. This system needs to be further strengthened. The Subhiksha Kerala scheme for achieving food self-sufficiency should be implemented more vigorously," "We all should work together beyond politics for the development of the state. The state government will not show any sort of discrimination and will support all the local body institutions in the state without any political bias," External link

news18 Wednesday, January 6, 2021 8:56:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "I am happy that our combined efforts have borne fruit, fulfilling the will of the people. The project will help to improve the quality of life of the people. Though the project caused minor inconvenience to the general public, they cooperated with it understanding that it will usher in an era of development," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, January 5, 2021 12:33:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "His lyrics for the movies Arabikadha, and Kadha Parayumbol will remain in the hearts of Keralites forever. His untimely demise is a loss to the cultural and the film fraternity of the state," External link

news18 Monday, January 4, 2021 8:12:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "His lyrics for the movies Arabikadha, and Kadha Parayumbol will remain in the hearts of Keralites forever. His untimely demise is a loss to the cultural and the film fraternity of the state," External link

khaleejtimes Monday, January 4, 2021 7:19:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Cinema halls and theatres to reopen in Kerala from January 5 with half of seating capacity. Festive celebrations at places of worship will also be allowed with limited audience,” External link

india Friday, January 1, 2021 5:46:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : “As per the information from the Central government, COVID-19 vaccine will be made available this month itself. First it will be administered to health workers. Kerala is fully prepared for vaccination,” External link

india Friday, January 1, 2021 5:46:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The Centre wants to corporatise the farm sector. It must come forward to allay farmers’ fears. The entire country is with them. It should recognise public sentiment and withdraw the new laws,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, January 1, 2021 8:04:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The urgency of the current situation makes it clear that if this agitation continues, it will seriously affect Kerala. It is a serious problem that these important laws were passed in a hurry without even being sent to the Standing Committee of Parliament for consideration” External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “However, support prices are only available for a few products. In many parts of the country, falling prices of agricultural products and farmer suicides have become major social problems,” External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The Centre wants to corporatize the farm sector. It must come forward to allay farmers’ fears. The entire country is with them. It should recognise public sentiments and withdraw the new laws,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, December 31, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The urgency of the current situation makes it clear that if this agitation continues, it will seriously affect Kerala. It is a serious problem that these important laws were passed in a hurry without even being sent to the Standing Committee of Parliament for consideration," External link

dnaindia Thursday, December 31, 2020 1:53:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "At a time when the agricultural sector is facing a major crisis, the Central government has introduced and passed three new laws in Parliament that will have a major impact on the agricultural sector," External link

dnaindia Thursday, December 31, 2020 1:53:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The national capital is witnessing a legendary strike by the farmers. The farmers are protesting, fighting extreme cold in Delhi. Thirty-two farmers lost their lives during the 35-day strike," External link

news18 Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:30:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "However, support prices are only available for a few products. In many parts of the country, falling prices of agricultural products and farmer suicides have become major social problems," External link

business-standard Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Farmers are worried that they will lose even the current support price for food grains. The serious problem that arises is that the bargaining power of farmers is often weakened in the face of the strength of corporate entities," External link

business-standard Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The situation will be aggravated by the exclusion of essential commodities including food grains and pulses from the provisions of the Essential Commodities Act," External link

business-standard Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Especially at this stage of the Covid , Kerala could not bear the impact of such a situation. Agriculture is included in the State List. It is a serious problem that these important laws were passed in a hurry without even being sent to the Standing Committee of Parliament for consideration," "In view of the above facts, it is reasonable for the farmers the backbone of the country to protest. The Kerala Assembly is urging central government to scrap all the three laws," External link

business-standard Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Legislative assemblies have the moral responsibility to take a serious view when people have anxieties about certain laws which affect their lives,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, December 31, 2020 9:49:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "It's satisfying that the Left government has fulfilled its promises listed in the election manifesto.The government is completing its five year term.Through these meetings we will seek the opinion of the civil society to prepare the manifesto for the next election," External link

business-standard Tuesday, December 29, 2020 9:05:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : "The dispute between the two factions of the Malankara church is a serious matter which has created law and order issues. The Prime Minister's decision to intervene and find a solution to the vexed issue is welcome," External link

news18 Tuesday, December 29, 2020 5:35:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "I do not think there is any politics involved in the PM's intervention" External link

news18 Tuesday, December 29, 2020 5:35:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “We have resolved all issues related to Ockhi. If there is anything left we would address that also,” External link

newindianexpress Friday, December 25, 2020 5:23:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "In the next 100 days, the government will either complete or begin development projects worth Rs 10,000 crore in the state. Of this, a total of 5,526 projects, to the tune of Rs 5700 crore, will be completed or inaugurated and 646 projects worth Rs 4,300 crore will be launched," External link

economictimes Thursday, December 24, 2020 5:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : ”I hope the Governor will give approval to convene the special session. According to the Parliamentary system in our country, a Governor usually gives approval for a decision taken by a government having majority,” External link

news18 Thursday, December 24, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "It is regrettable that a recommendation coming from an elected government, enjoying clear majority in the Legislative Assembly, for discussing an emergent issue of national importance, has not been acceded to by the Honble Governor, especially when the power to summon a session of the Legislative Assembly clearly falls outside the discretionary power of the governor," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, December 23, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “A constituent placing demands on who should lead another political party in the fold is a bizarre development. Such strange and undemocratic developments are taking place in UDF. The developments after the local-body poll results raise doubts as to whether Indian Union Muslim League has started assuming the lead role in UDF. Has IUML assumed the central role of opining on the internal affairs of Congress, on issues including who should lead that party?” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 20, 2020 5:17:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Kerala has reckoned that only LDF puts up a brave fight against communalism and stands for secularism,” External link

timesofindia Friday, December 18, 2020 8:35:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan wrote : “Orchestrated campaigns to defame the political leadership of the State Government are being carried out in a consistent manner seemingly with the cooperation of the certain officials of the investigating agencies. This is evident in the news leaked out regarding alleged contents of a sworn statement recorded before a magistrate at the instance of the Customs Department” External link

expressindia Friday, December 18, 2020 3:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “No headway has been made in apprehending the suspected abroad. Instead, the aim of the central agencies seem to be tarnishing the image of the state government,” External link

expressindia Friday, December 18, 2020 3:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "I am bringing these facts to your kind attention for your intervention so that corrective steps are taken at least at this juncture," External link

economictimes Thursday, December 17, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Even after five months, neither the source nor end utilisation of gold smuggled has been unravelled. No headway in apprehending the suspects who are abroad. Instead, the aim of the central agencies seems to be tarnishing the image of the state government," External link

news18 Thursday, December 17, 2020 8:11:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “corrective steps at least at this juncture” External link

thehindu Thursday, December 17, 2020 6:39:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Kerala has reckoned that only LDF puts up a brave fight against communalism and stands for secularism,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 17, 2020 8:31:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Our government has already implemented 570 out of 600 promises made in our manifesto. Several other projects were also launched. All these actions are valued by the people” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 17, 2020 4:43:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Kerala has reckoned that only LDF puts up a brave fight against communalism and stands for secularism,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 17, 2020 2:57:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Kerala Congress ) : “This is a victory of the people. The victory of all who have pledged to stay united. This result is a reply to those who are trying to demolish Kerala and its achievements,” “The UDF has become insignificant while the BJP’s tall claims have fallen flat,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 17, 2020 2:20:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Our government has already implemented 570 out of 600 promises made in our manifesto. Several other projects were also launched. All these actions are valued by the people,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 17, 2020 2:20:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Kerala Congress ) : “We are humbled by the trust and the confidence of the people of Kerala. This is a victory for secularism and inclusive development” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, December 16, 2020 10:42:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : "We have been providing free treatment for COVID-19 and the preventive medicine is part of that treatment. We made it clear that it will be provided free of cost. There is no violation of any model code of conduct. It's something which is going on in this state and I have not violated any code of conduct," External link

news18 Monday, December 14, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : “The Left front is going to achieve an iconic victory in the polls. Those, who have voted so far, have given us great support,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, December 14, 2020 11:29:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : “No one will be charged for the vaccine. This is the stand of the government,” External link

expressindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 5:09:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “However, it needs to be seen if the local body polls, two phases of which are over, would contribute to [an] increase in cases,” “That will be known only in the days to come” External link

dhakatribune Sunday, December 13, 2020 1:46:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : “No one will be charged for the vaccine. This is the stand of the government,” External link

expressindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 7:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The agency had enquired about all these matters. Let them say what all evidence they have gathered. Raveendran is not bothered about these allegations. Unfortunately, he was hit by Covid-19. Now, he is suffering from post-Covid-19 syndrome. Doesn’t he need to take treatment for that? He couldn’t appear for interrogation only because of that. He will go and provide all evidence," External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : “Also, my decision to keep away from physical campaign is for ensuring the adherence to Covid-19 protocol. At present, only 100 people can attend a public function,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The agencies’ target has become obvious now. It doesn’t call for a detailed analysis to ascertain their aim,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Just look what happened to former Union minister P Chidambaram and present Karnataka Congress president D K Sivakumar... Late Congress veteran Ahmed Patel was another person who was hounded by the Enforcement Directorate and now his son and son-in-law are also on their radar. The Punjab chief minister's son is another one. The others in the Congress who have come under the agencies’ scanner include Priyanka Gandhi, Robert Vadra, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ashok Gehlot and others,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The agencies are being misused to destabilise the opposition ruled governments in a revengeful manner," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, December 13, 2020 12:27:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Chief Minister ) : “Prime Minister is a constitutional office. He cannot allow Central law enforcement to play partisan politics. He is legally bound to curb Central agencies from overstepping their constitutional bounds,” External link

Hindu Saturday, December 12, 2020 11:24:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : "Khader who was also an artist presented stories by picturing beautiful scenes. His departure at this crucial juncture is a great loss to cultural sphere including literature and to democratic values including secularism," External link

myanmarnews Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : “No one will be charged for the vaccine. This is the stand of the government,” External link

india Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:15:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : "The fact is that the number of COVID-19 cases is decreasing, which is a matter of relief. However, it needs to be seen if the local body polls, two phases of which are over, would contribute to increase in cases. That will be known only in the days to come," External link

dnaindia Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:12:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : "Khader who was also an artist presented stories by picturing beautiful scenes. His departure at this crucial juncture is a great loss to cultural sphere including literature and to democratic values including secularism," External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : "Khader who was also an artist presented stories by picturing beautiful scenes. His departure at this crucial juncture is a great loss to cultural sphere including literature and to democratic values including secularism," External link

irishsun Saturday, December 12, 2020 9:22:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "No one will be charged for the vaccine. This is the stand of the government," External link

outlookindia Saturday, December 12, 2020 8:08:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The results will demolish strong bastions of UDF and dampen the hopes of BJP in Kerala ,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, December 8, 2020 10:47:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The results will demolish strong bastions of UDF and dampen the hopes of BJP in Kerala,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, December 8, 2020 2:45:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The Left democratic Front will win this local body election by a historicmargin. The UDF strongholds will collapse and the hopes of the BJP in Kerala will drown with the election results," External link

news18 Monday, December 7, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "People have felt the involvement of the Left government in their lives. We seek votes based on our development activities.. The COVID-19 treatment is completely free of cost in the state. We had arranged community kitchens during the national lockdown," External link

news18 Monday, December 7, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "A serious allegation has been raised against the Leader of the Opposition himself. The UDF is collapsing like the Palarivattom overbridge," External link

news18 Monday, December 7, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Kerala Congress ) : “The Central government is taking a policy of destroying the federal system of our nation. Congress party is in power in a few states. Any time BJP can overthrow Congress governments. We have witnessed it in Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, December 6, 2020 7:55:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Kerala Congress ) : “Left party is in power in Kerala only. They cannot sabotage the government by purchasing MLAs. So the Central government is using national investigative agencies to sabotage the government in Kerala. Congress and Muslim League are supporting the BJP,” “Now the farmers of our country are protesting in the national capital. The labourers and farmers are resisting the forces destroying Constitution, selling public wealth and destroying rights if the people. The LDF candidates are their representatives” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, December 6, 2020 7:55:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “UDF and BJP are speaking the same language. A section of media repeats the same. They are not ready to ask important questions regarding the contributions of the government to development and welfare. BJP, which is adept in toppling elected governments by buying MLAs, knows well that such a tactic won’t work in Kerala . Hence, BJP is trying to topple the only Communist government in the country using central agencies,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 6, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The UDF is using right wing media as a tool against the LDF government. Both UDF and BJP are using Central government agencies to sabotage the development of the state. Many agencies are interfering in state’s matters” External link

newindianexpress Sunday, December 6, 2020 3:07:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The Centre is trying to secure power in states where Congress is in power. Take Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh for example. At the same time, the Central government is adopting anti-people policies. For instance, the ongoing farmers’ strike has literally put the BJP government in a fix. The BJP government is working for big corporates and hence the rich becomes richer and the poor becomes poorer. The Left Front is ruling Kerala and we are with the common man” External link

newindianexpress Sunday, December 6, 2020 3:07:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Our government has gone through many challenges like floods, rain disasters and the pandemic. However, we had overcome these hurdles. For example, Kerala is the only state which is giving free welfare pension, free ration and free food kits. At the same time, the Centre is destabilising the federal structure of the nation” External link

newindianexpress Sunday, December 6, 2020 3:07:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The Central government, which knows that it cannot overthrow the Kerala government by purchasing MLAs, is using the investigation agencies for the same purpose. The Congress and the Muslim League are encouraging the Centre," External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Our state is far ahead in fighting communalism and upholdingsecularism.LDF has alwaysfoughtcommunalism. We will stand strong for what is right and our stand is not to please the communal elements.The Left is not ready to stoop to political lows for the sake of a few votes," External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "In all the elections, normally the opposition parties will ask the people what the government has done for them.But for this election this question is not raised anywhere. The people very well feel the visible change experienced in the state," External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "We are not a rich state.Our coffers are not full but we are full with our commitment to the poor people of the state," External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Rajiv Gandhi ) : "It has been reported in the media that Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology's (RGCB) new campus in Thiruvananthapuram is proposed to be named as 'Sri Guruji Madhav Sadashiv Golwalkar National Centre for Complex Diseases in Cancer and Viral Infection'. The Institute is a premier research institution and has been above political divides," External link

irishsun Saturday, December 5, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "I hope that your Ministry will consider favourably our proposal to name the new campus after an eminent Indian scientist. This will keep up the reputation of the institution and help to avoid controversies in the public domain," External link

irishsun Saturday, December 5, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “As IMD alerted the state, Kerala took all necessary precautions including a complete ban on fishing. District Collectors are making all preventive efforts. 2891 relief camps opened. A 24-hour control room with helpline numbers have been started,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, December 4, 2020 6:38:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "We have requested the Air Force to keep ready the helicopter and the fixed wing aircraft. The Navy has been requested to station the vessels 30 nautical miles in the Arabian Sea and the Army and other paramilitary forces are also on standby," External link

news18 Thursday, December 3, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Burevi is near Mannar strait. Tomorrow morning it will make a landfall near Tuticorin. Its speed is expected to be 70-80 kmph. As it travels through land, it is expected to weaken and form into a deep depression while entering Kerala. As per the IMD, its course is expected through the borders of Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam districts," External link

news18 Thursday, December 3, 2020 8:08:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "We have requested the Air Force to keep ready the helicopter and the fixed wing aircraft. The Navy has been requested to station the vessels 30 nautical miles in the Arabian Sea and the Army and other paramilitary forces are also on standby," External link

news18 Thursday, December 3, 2020 8:08:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told ( about Narendra Modi ) : "Experts have opined that the Burevi cyclone will reach Thiruvananthapuram by Friday. We have discussed matters related to the cyclone with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. We have explained the steps taken by the state government," External link

outlookindia Thursday, December 3, 2020 6:49:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Indications are that Burevi will make a landfall in southern Tamil Nadu on Friday morning and, by noon, it could enter Kerala,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, December 2, 2020 7:27:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Indications are that Burevi will make a landfall in southern Tamil Nadu on Friday morning and, by noon, it could enter Kerala,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, December 2, 2020 7:02:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "We have been able to reduce the pressure on hospitals with the widespread opening of covid Firstline Treatment Centers (FLTCs). In addition to the existing hospital beds, 1.24 lakh new beds have been set up in 1,426 institutions. The government has set up extensive facilities for testing. There are currently 2,113 labs for testing in both the government and private sectors. 58.09 lakh tests have already been conducted. About 30 per cent of these are RT-PCR tests," External link

business-standard Wednesday, November 25, 2020 7:35:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Let no one think that Kerala government is a helplessly mute statue and it will silently soak in the assaults on KIIFB" External link

Hindu Tuesday, November 24, 2020 7:07:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Apart from one investigation agency, I think all other central agencies in India are in Kerala. These probe agencies are now targeting bureaucrats who are carrying out development works. Files after files are being called in by these agencies. Who are these people who are so upset with the development works of the state government? They are now targeting K-fon project. I want to tell those trying to sabotage development works of Kerala government asking for cooperation that they need not come here for it,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, November 24, 2020 5:45:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “We have been forced to bring such an amendment in view of growing cyber attacks against women and children. After concerns expressed by various quarters, we have decided not to go ahead with it. Further action will be taken after a detailed debate in the assembly,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, November 24, 2020 7:26:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “with the announcement of the amendment, different views arose from different quarters. Concerns were expressed by those who supported LDF and those who stood for protection of democracy. In this situation, it's not intended to amend the law” External link

news-yahoo-in Monday, November 23, 2020 3:30:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "With the announcement of the amendment, different views arose from different quarters. Concerns were expressed by those who supported LDF & those who stood for protection of democracy. In this situation, it's not intended to amend the law," External link

timesofindia Monday, November 23, 2020 11:36:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “With the announcement of the amendment, different opinions have emerged from various quarters. Those who support the LDF as well as those who stand for the protection of democracy have raised concern about the amendment. Under these circumstances, the government does not want to implement the amended act. Further action would be taken only after a detailed debate in the State Assembly and after hearing opinions from all sides,” External link

expressindia Monday, November 23, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan déclaré : "La police doit offrir sa protection à toute personne qui désire prier dans le temple" External link

tv5 Thursday, January 3, 2019 4:08:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan dit : «Les enquêteurs ont reçu des informations très complètes sur l'accusé. Il était sur le radar de la police depuis mercredi» External link

tdg Thursday, June 16, 2016 3:49:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan dit : "Les enquêteurs ont reçu des informations très complètes sur l'accusé. Il était sur le radar de la police depuis hier" External link

afp-fr Thursday, June 16, 2016 2:09:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister67.04%EN12/09/201709/12/2017
kerala administrative reforms commission chairman0.04%EN11/20/201720/11/2017
chief justice of the kerala0.17%EN10/28/201728/10/2017
minister of kerala0.35%EN10/27/201727/10/2017
culture minister0.09%EN10/27/201727/10/2017
governor0.04%EN10/27/201727/10/2017
tourism minister0.13%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
member1.52%EN10/04/201704/10/2017
chief0.44%EN09/27/201727/09/2017
leader1.00%EN09/12/201712/09/2017
veteran0.13%EN08/11/201711/08/2017
finance minister0.04%EN06/15/201715/06/2017
union home minister0.09%EN02/08/201708/02/2017
transport minister0.09%EN01/22/201722/01/2017
under-secretary0.04%EN10/19/201619/10/2016
harvard university professor0.04%EN07/27/201627/07/2016
state secretary15.19%EN05/19/201619/05/2016
secretary12.67%EN05/19/201619/05/2016
colleague0.09%EN05/19/201619/05/2016
secretary0.17%SA08/30/201430/08/2014
state secretary0.17%SA08/30/201430/08/2014
unit secretary0.39%EN11/30/201330/11/2013
former minister0.04%EN06/23/200923/06/2009
Names Lang Count
Pinarayi VijayanEN94.53%
Pinarai VijayanEN5.01%
Pinarayi VijayanFR0.23%
Pinnarayi VijayanEN0.23%


 
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Pinarai Vijayan said : "The state government can do something on this only after the Supreme Court's verdict on our petition. We had taken part in the tender process for following the procedure. But Centre has unanimously handed over the airport to Adani" External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:18:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "It’s the policy of the government to offer necessary financial aid for startups to blossom. The government will consider increasing the special fund for the development of startups. The state will take further measures to enable entrepreneurs to improve their skills," "The government will think about earmarking more funds to strengthen the marketing side of startups. They can create a strong impression at national and international levels through expos and industrial cooperation. From this year, the government has decided to form an ‘International Launching Pad’ for startups," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, January 20, 2021 2:21:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Under KSUM’s Fund of Fund scheme, 11 startups have been given aid through Kerala Specific Angel Fund, which is the first-of-its-kind in the country," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, January 20, 2021 2:21:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “It’s the policy of the government to offer necessary financial aid to startups to blossom. The state government will consider increasing the special fund for the development of startups. Besides, the state will take further measures to enable entrepreneurs to improve their skills,” “The government will think about earmarking more funds to strengthen the marketing side of startups. They can create a strong impression on a national and international level through expos and industrial cooperation. From this year the government has decided to form an ‘International Launching Pad’ for startups,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, January 20, 2021 1:36:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : “Under KSUM’s Fund of Fund scheme, 11 startups have been given aid through Kerala Specific Angel Fund, which is the first-of-its-kind in the country,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, January 20, 2021 1:36:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “It’s the policy of the government to offer necessary financial aid to startups to blossom. The government will consider increasing the special fund for the development of new enterprises. Besides, the state will take further measures to enable entrepreneurs to improve their skills,” External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:50:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “It’s the policy of the government to offer necessary financial aid to startups to blossom. The government will consider increasing the special fund for the development of new enterprises. Besides, the state will take further measures to enable entrepreneurs to improve their skills,” External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 19, 2021 12:50:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The centre has been turning a blind eye to the protests erupting across the country against its wrong policies. The state has always expressed our deep concern over the decision of the centre to hand over the public sector undertakings in the state to private parties," External link

outlookindia Monday, January 18, 2021 5:43:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "In this matter, the presiding officer was examining the ID cards of the voters, which was actually the duty of the polling officers appointed to the booth. The MLA, who reached there to vote, reported this matter to the district collector, who later asked the presiding officer to perform his duties," External link

HindustanTimes Monday, January 18, 2021 4:41:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “By lending a unique appeal to arts and crafts, we have to raise them to global standards. It is also important to explore the opportunity of online marketing of our handicraft products,” External link

Hindu Saturday, January 16, 2021 10:42:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The central agencies have politicised the matter which they are dealing with. That's why we have informed the Centre about this. As a state government, it is our responsibility," External link

news18 Thursday, January 14, 2021 3:03:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "It was only to clarify certain matters on the basis of certain complaints," External link

news18 Thursday, January 14, 2021 3:03:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : "The project was launched in December 2017 and was expected to be completed within 18 months. But floods and Covid situation delayed the works. Overcoming the challenges, PWD completed the works saving Rs 6.73 crore from the estimated cost of Rs 78.36 crore. Yet people are trying to create controversy for publicity," External link

newindianexpress Saturday, January 9, 2021 10:20:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "LED bulbs having three years warranty will be given to consumers at an affordable price of Rs 65 when the actual price is Rs 100. If the LED bulbs become faulty during the warranty period, it will be replaced. The price of the LED bulbs can be paid in a lump sum or in instalments along with the power bill," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, January 7, 2021 12:56:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : "Out of 16 lakh street lights, 5.5 lakh have been changed to LED bulbs. The remaining 10.5 lakh LED bulbs will soon be changed where the first stage will see 5.5 lakh street lights and the rest will be completed in the second stage. Over the last 4.5 years, the state government has made great strides in the power sector in the production-transmission-distribution network, which explains how the state could achieve national energy protection award four years in a row," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, January 7, 2021 12:56:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The distribution of the free ration kits and the opening of low-cost hotels are meant to achieve this goal. This system needs to be further strengthened. The Subhiksha Kerala scheme for achieving food self-sufficiency should be implemented more vigorously," "We all should work together beyond politics for the development of the state. The state government will not show any sort of discrimination and will support all the local body institutions in the state without any political bias," External link

news18 Wednesday, January 6, 2021 8:56:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "I am happy that our combined efforts have borne fruit, fulfilling the will of the people. The project will help to improve the quality of life of the people. Though the project caused minor inconvenience to the general public, they cooperated with it understanding that it will usher in an era of development," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, January 5, 2021 12:33:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "His lyrics for the movies Arabikadha, and Kadha Parayumbol will remain in the hearts of Keralites forever. His untimely demise is a loss to the cultural and the film fraternity of the state," External link

news18 Monday, January 4, 2021 8:12:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "His lyrics for the movies Arabikadha, and Kadha Parayumbol will remain in the hearts of Keralites forever. His untimely demise is a loss to the cultural and the film fraternity of the state," External link

khaleejtimes Monday, January 4, 2021 7:19:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Cinema halls and theatres to reopen in Kerala from January 5 with half of seating capacity. Festive celebrations at places of worship will also be allowed with limited audience,” External link

india Friday, January 1, 2021 5:46:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : “As per the information from the Central government, COVID-19 vaccine will be made available this month itself. First it will be administered to health workers. Kerala is fully prepared for vaccination,” External link

india Friday, January 1, 2021 5:46:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The Centre wants to corporatise the farm sector. It must come forward to allay farmers’ fears. The entire country is with them. It should recognise public sentiment and withdraw the new laws,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, January 1, 2021 8:04:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The urgency of the current situation makes it clear that if this agitation continues, it will seriously affect Kerala. It is a serious problem that these important laws were passed in a hurry without even being sent to the Standing Committee of Parliament for consideration” External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “However, support prices are only available for a few products. In many parts of the country, falling prices of agricultural products and farmer suicides have become major social problems,” External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The Centre wants to corporatize the farm sector. It must come forward to allay farmers’ fears. The entire country is with them. It should recognise public sentiments and withdraw the new laws,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, December 31, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The urgency of the current situation makes it clear that if this agitation continues, it will seriously affect Kerala. It is a serious problem that these important laws were passed in a hurry without even being sent to the Standing Committee of Parliament for consideration," External link

dnaindia Thursday, December 31, 2020 1:53:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "At a time when the agricultural sector is facing a major crisis, the Central government has introduced and passed three new laws in Parliament that will have a major impact on the agricultural sector," External link

dnaindia Thursday, December 31, 2020 1:53:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The national capital is witnessing a legendary strike by the farmers. The farmers are protesting, fighting extreme cold in Delhi. Thirty-two farmers lost their lives during the 35-day strike," External link

news18 Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:30:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "However, support prices are only available for a few products. In many parts of the country, falling prices of agricultural products and farmer suicides have become major social problems," External link

business-standard Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Farmers are worried that they will lose even the current support price for food grains. The serious problem that arises is that the bargaining power of farmers is often weakened in the face of the strength of corporate entities," External link

business-standard Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The situation will be aggravated by the exclusion of essential commodities including food grains and pulses from the provisions of the Essential Commodities Act," External link

business-standard Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Especially at this stage of the Covid , Kerala could not bear the impact of such a situation. Agriculture is included in the State List. It is a serious problem that these important laws were passed in a hurry without even being sent to the Standing Committee of Parliament for consideration," "In view of the above facts, it is reasonable for the farmers the backbone of the country to protest. The Kerala Assembly is urging central government to scrap all the three laws," External link

business-standard Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Legislative assemblies have the moral responsibility to take a serious view when people have anxieties about certain laws which affect their lives,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, December 31, 2020 9:49:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "It's satisfying that the Left government has fulfilled its promises listed in the election manifesto.The government is completing its five year term.Through these meetings we will seek the opinion of the civil society to prepare the manifesto for the next election," External link

business-standard Tuesday, December 29, 2020 9:05:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : "The dispute between the two factions of the Malankara church is a serious matter which has created law and order issues. The Prime Minister's decision to intervene and find a solution to the vexed issue is welcome," External link

news18 Tuesday, December 29, 2020 5:35:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "I do not think there is any politics involved in the PM's intervention" External link

news18 Tuesday, December 29, 2020 5:35:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “We have resolved all issues related to Ockhi. If there is anything left we would address that also,” External link

newindianexpress Friday, December 25, 2020 5:23:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "In the next 100 days, the government will either complete or begin development projects worth Rs 10,000 crore in the state. Of this, a total of 5,526 projects, to the tune of Rs 5700 crore, will be completed or inaugurated and 646 projects worth Rs 4,300 crore will be launched," External link

economictimes Thursday, December 24, 2020 5:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : ”I hope the Governor will give approval to convene the special session. According to the Parliamentary system in our country, a Governor usually gives approval for a decision taken by a government having majority,” External link

news18 Thursday, December 24, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "It is regrettable that a recommendation coming from an elected government, enjoying clear majority in the Legislative Assembly, for discussing an emergent issue of national importance, has not been acceded to by the Honble Governor, especially when the power to summon a session of the Legislative Assembly clearly falls outside the discretionary power of the governor," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, December 23, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “A constituent placing demands on who should lead another political party in the fold is a bizarre development. Such strange and undemocratic developments are taking place in UDF. The developments after the local-body poll results raise doubts as to whether Indian Union Muslim League has started assuming the lead role in UDF. Has IUML assumed the central role of opining on the internal affairs of Congress, on issues including who should lead that party?” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 20, 2020 5:17:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Kerala has reckoned that only LDF puts up a brave fight against communalism and stands for secularism,” External link

timesofindia Friday, December 18, 2020 8:35:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan wrote : “Orchestrated campaigns to defame the political leadership of the State Government are being carried out in a consistent manner seemingly with the cooperation of the certain officials of the investigating agencies. This is evident in the news leaked out regarding alleged contents of a sworn statement recorded before a magistrate at the instance of the Customs Department” External link

expressindia Friday, December 18, 2020 3:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “No headway has been made in apprehending the suspected abroad. Instead, the aim of the central agencies seem to be tarnishing the image of the state government,” External link

expressindia Friday, December 18, 2020 3:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "I am bringing these facts to your kind attention for your intervention so that corrective steps are taken at least at this juncture," External link

economictimes Thursday, December 17, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Even after five months, neither the source nor end utilisation of gold smuggled has been unravelled. No headway in apprehending the suspects who are abroad. Instead, the aim of the central agencies seems to be tarnishing the image of the state government," External link

news18 Thursday, December 17, 2020 8:11:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “corrective steps at least at this juncture” External link

thehindu Thursday, December 17, 2020 6:39:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Kerala has reckoned that only LDF puts up a brave fight against communalism and stands for secularism,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 17, 2020 8:31:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Our government has already implemented 570 out of 600 promises made in our manifesto. Several other projects were also launched. All these actions are valued by the people” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 17, 2020 4:43:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Kerala has reckoned that only LDF puts up a brave fight against communalism and stands for secularism,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 17, 2020 2:57:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Kerala Congress ) : “This is a victory of the people. The victory of all who have pledged to stay united. This result is a reply to those who are trying to demolish Kerala and its achievements,” “The UDF has become insignificant while the BJP’s tall claims have fallen flat,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 17, 2020 2:20:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Our government has already implemented 570 out of 600 promises made in our manifesto. Several other projects were also launched. All these actions are valued by the people,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 17, 2020 2:20:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Kerala Congress ) : “We are humbled by the trust and the confidence of the people of Kerala. This is a victory for secularism and inclusive development” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, December 16, 2020 10:42:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : "We have been providing free treatment for COVID-19 and the preventive medicine is part of that treatment. We made it clear that it will be provided free of cost. There is no violation of any model code of conduct. It's something which is going on in this state and I have not violated any code of conduct," External link

news18 Monday, December 14, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : “The Left front is going to achieve an iconic victory in the polls. Those, who have voted so far, have given us great support,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, December 14, 2020 11:29:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : “No one will be charged for the vaccine. This is the stand of the government,” External link

expressindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 5:09:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “However, it needs to be seen if the local body polls, two phases of which are over, would contribute to [an] increase in cases,” “That will be known only in the days to come” External link

dhakatribune Sunday, December 13, 2020 1:46:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : “No one will be charged for the vaccine. This is the stand of the government,” External link

expressindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 7:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The agency had enquired about all these matters. Let them say what all evidence they have gathered. Raveendran is not bothered about these allegations. Unfortunately, he was hit by Covid-19. Now, he is suffering from post-Covid-19 syndrome. Doesn’t he need to take treatment for that? He couldn’t appear for interrogation only because of that. He will go and provide all evidence," External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : “Also, my decision to keep away from physical campaign is for ensuring the adherence to Covid-19 protocol. At present, only 100 people can attend a public function,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The agencies’ target has become obvious now. It doesn’t call for a detailed analysis to ascertain their aim,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Just look what happened to former Union minister P Chidambaram and present Karnataka Congress president D K Sivakumar... Late Congress veteran Ahmed Patel was another person who was hounded by the Enforcement Directorate and now his son and son-in-law are also on their radar. The Punjab chief minister's son is another one. The others in the Congress who have come under the agencies’ scanner include Priyanka Gandhi, Robert Vadra, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ashok Gehlot and others,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 13, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The agencies are being misused to destabilise the opposition ruled governments in a revengeful manner," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, December 13, 2020 12:27:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Chief Minister ) : “Prime Minister is a constitutional office. He cannot allow Central law enforcement to play partisan politics. He is legally bound to curb Central agencies from overstepping their constitutional bounds,” External link

Hindu Saturday, December 12, 2020 11:24:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : "Khader who was also an artist presented stories by picturing beautiful scenes. His departure at this crucial juncture is a great loss to cultural sphere including literature and to democratic values including secularism," External link

myanmarnews Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : “No one will be charged for the vaccine. This is the stand of the government,” External link

india Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:15:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told : "The fact is that the number of COVID-19 cases is decreasing, which is a matter of relief. However, it needs to be seen if the local body polls, two phases of which are over, would contribute to increase in cases. That will be known only in the days to come," External link

dnaindia Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:12:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : "Khader who was also an artist presented stories by picturing beautiful scenes. His departure at this crucial juncture is a great loss to cultural sphere including literature and to democratic values including secularism," External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan added : "Khader who was also an artist presented stories by picturing beautiful scenes. His departure at this crucial juncture is a great loss to cultural sphere including literature and to democratic values including secularism," External link

irishsun Saturday, December 12, 2020 9:22:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "No one will be charged for the vaccine. This is the stand of the government," External link

outlookindia Saturday, December 12, 2020 8:08:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The results will demolish strong bastions of UDF and dampen the hopes of BJP in Kerala ,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, December 8, 2020 10:47:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The results will demolish strong bastions of UDF and dampen the hopes of BJP in Kerala,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, December 8, 2020 2:45:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The Left democratic Front will win this local body election by a historicmargin. The UDF strongholds will collapse and the hopes of the BJP in Kerala will drown with the election results," External link

news18 Monday, December 7, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "People have felt the involvement of the Left government in their lives. We seek votes based on our development activities.. The COVID-19 treatment is completely free of cost in the state. We had arranged community kitchens during the national lockdown," External link

news18 Monday, December 7, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "A serious allegation has been raised against the Leader of the Opposition himself. The UDF is collapsing like the Palarivattom overbridge," External link

news18 Monday, December 7, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Kerala Congress ) : “The Central government is taking a policy of destroying the federal system of our nation. Congress party is in power in a few states. Any time BJP can overthrow Congress governments. We have witnessed it in Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, December 6, 2020 7:55:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Kerala Congress ) : “Left party is in power in Kerala only. They cannot sabotage the government by purchasing MLAs. So the Central government is using national investigative agencies to sabotage the government in Kerala. Congress and Muslim League are supporting the BJP,” “Now the farmers of our country are protesting in the national capital. The labourers and farmers are resisting the forces destroying Constitution, selling public wealth and destroying rights if the people. The LDF candidates are their representatives” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, December 6, 2020 7:55:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “UDF and BJP are speaking the same language. A section of media repeats the same. They are not ready to ask important questions regarding the contributions of the government to development and welfare. BJP, which is adept in toppling elected governments by buying MLAs, knows well that such a tactic won’t work in Kerala . Hence, BJP is trying to topple the only Communist government in the country using central agencies,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 6, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The UDF is using right wing media as a tool against the LDF government. Both UDF and BJP are using Central government agencies to sabotage the development of the state. Many agencies are interfering in state’s matters” External link

newindianexpress Sunday, December 6, 2020 3:07:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “The Centre is trying to secure power in states where Congress is in power. Take Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh for example. At the same time, the Central government is adopting anti-people policies. For instance, the ongoing farmers’ strike has literally put the BJP government in a fix. The BJP government is working for big corporates and hence the rich becomes richer and the poor becomes poorer. The Left Front is ruling Kerala and we are with the common man” External link

newindianexpress Sunday, December 6, 2020 3:07:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Our government has gone through many challenges like floods, rain disasters and the pandemic. However, we had overcome these hurdles. For example, Kerala is the only state which is giving free welfare pension, free ration and free food kits. At the same time, the Centre is destabilising the federal structure of the nation” External link

newindianexpress Sunday, December 6, 2020 3:07:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "The Central government, which knows that it cannot overthrow the Kerala government by purchasing MLAs, is using the investigation agencies for the same purpose. The Congress and the Muslim League are encouraging the Centre," External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Our state is far ahead in fighting communalism and upholdingsecularism.LDF has alwaysfoughtcommunalism. We will stand strong for what is right and our stand is not to please the communal elements.The Left is not ready to stoop to political lows for the sake of a few votes," External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "In all the elections, normally the opposition parties will ask the people what the government has done for them.But for this election this question is not raised anywhere. The people very well feel the visible change experienced in the state," External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "We are not a rich state.Our coffers are not full but we are full with our commitment to the poor people of the state," External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said ( about Rajiv Gandhi ) : "It has been reported in the media that Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology's (RGCB) new campus in Thiruvananthapuram is proposed to be named as 'Sri Guruji Madhav Sadashiv Golwalkar National Centre for Complex Diseases in Cancer and Viral Infection'. The Institute is a premier research institution and has been above political divides," External link

irishsun Saturday, December 5, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "I hope that your Ministry will consider favourably our proposal to name the new campus after an eminent Indian scientist. This will keep up the reputation of the institution and help to avoid controversies in the public domain," External link

irishsun Saturday, December 5, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “As IMD alerted the state, Kerala took all necessary precautions including a complete ban on fishing. District Collectors are making all preventive efforts. 2891 relief camps opened. A 24-hour control room with helpline numbers have been started,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, December 4, 2020 6:38:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "We have requested the Air Force to keep ready the helicopter and the fixed wing aircraft. The Navy has been requested to station the vessels 30 nautical miles in the Arabian Sea and the Army and other paramilitary forces are also on standby," External link

news18 Thursday, December 3, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Burevi is near Mannar strait. Tomorrow morning it will make a landfall near Tuticorin. Its speed is expected to be 70-80 kmph. As it travels through land, it is expected to weaken and form into a deep depression while entering Kerala. As per the IMD, its course is expected through the borders of Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam districts," External link

news18 Thursday, December 3, 2020 8:08:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "We have requested the Air Force to keep ready the helicopter and the fixed wing aircraft. The Navy has been requested to station the vessels 30 nautical miles in the Arabian Sea and the Army and other paramilitary forces are also on standby," External link

news18 Thursday, December 3, 2020 8:08:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan told ( about Narendra Modi ) : "Experts have opined that the Burevi cyclone will reach Thiruvananthapuram by Friday. We have discussed matters related to the cyclone with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. We have explained the steps taken by the state government," External link

outlookindia Thursday, December 3, 2020 6:49:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Indications are that Burevi will make a landfall in southern Tamil Nadu on Friday morning and, by noon, it could enter Kerala,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, December 2, 2020 7:27:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Indications are that Burevi will make a landfall in southern Tamil Nadu on Friday morning and, by noon, it could enter Kerala,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, December 2, 2020 7:02:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "We have been able to reduce the pressure on hospitals with the widespread opening of covid Firstline Treatment Centers (FLTCs). In addition to the existing hospital beds, 1.24 lakh new beds have been set up in 1,426 institutions. The government has set up extensive facilities for testing. There are currently 2,113 labs for testing in both the government and private sectors. 58.09 lakh tests have already been conducted. About 30 per cent of these are RT-PCR tests," External link

business-standard Wednesday, November 25, 2020 7:35:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "Let no one think that Kerala government is a helplessly mute statue and it will silently soak in the assaults on KIIFB" External link

Hindu Tuesday, November 24, 2020 7:07:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “Apart from one investigation agency, I think all other central agencies in India are in Kerala. These probe agencies are now targeting bureaucrats who are carrying out development works. Files after files are being called in by these agencies. Who are these people who are so upset with the development works of the state government? They are now targeting K-fon project. I want to tell those trying to sabotage development works of Kerala government asking for cooperation that they need not come here for it,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, November 24, 2020 5:45:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “We have been forced to bring such an amendment in view of growing cyber attacks against women and children. After concerns expressed by various quarters, we have decided not to go ahead with it. Further action will be taken after a detailed debate in the assembly,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, November 24, 2020 7:26:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “with the announcement of the amendment, different views arose from different quarters. Concerns were expressed by those who supported LDF and those who stood for protection of democracy. In this situation, it's not intended to amend the law” External link

news-yahoo-in Monday, November 23, 2020 3:30:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : "With the announcement of the amendment, different views arose from different quarters. Concerns were expressed by those who supported LDF & those who stood for protection of democracy. In this situation, it's not intended to amend the law," External link

timesofindia Monday, November 23, 2020 11:36:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan said : “With the announcement of the amendment, different opinions have emerged from various quarters. Those who support the LDF as well as those who stand for the protection of democracy have raised concern about the amendment. Under these circumstances, the government does not want to implement the amended act. Further action would be taken only after a detailed debate in the State Assembly and after hearing opinions from all sides,” External link

expressindia Monday, November 23, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan déclaré : "La police doit offrir sa protection à toute personne qui désire prier dans le temple" External link

tv5 Thursday, January 3, 2019 4:08:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan dit : «Les enquêteurs ont reçu des informations très complètes sur l'accusé. Il était sur le radar de la police depuis mercredi» External link

tdg Thursday, June 16, 2016 3:49:00 PM EAT

Pinarai Vijayan dit : "Les enquêteurs ont reçu des informations très complètes sur l'accusé. Il était sur le radar de la police depuis hier" External link

afp-fr Thursday, June 16, 2016 2:09:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister67.04%EN12/09/201709/12/2017
kerala administrative reforms commission chairman0.04%EN11/20/201720/11/2017
chief justice of the kerala0.17%EN10/28/201728/10/2017
minister of kerala0.35%EN10/27/201727/10/2017
culture minister0.09%EN10/27/201727/10/2017
governor0.04%EN10/27/201727/10/2017
tourism minister0.13%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
member1.52%EN10/04/201704/10/2017
chief0.44%EN09/27/201727/09/2017
leader1.00%EN09/12/201712/09/2017
veteran0.13%EN08/11/201711/08/2017
finance minister0.04%EN06/15/201715/06/2017
union home minister0.09%EN02/08/201708/02/2017
transport minister0.09%EN01/22/201722/01/2017
under-secretary0.04%EN10/19/201619/10/2016
harvard university professor0.04%EN07/27/201627/07/2016
state secretary15.19%EN05/19/201619/05/2016
secretary12.67%EN05/19/201619/05/2016
colleague0.09%EN05/19/201619/05/2016
secretary0.17%SA08/30/201430/08/2014
state secretary0.17%SA08/30/201430/08/2014
unit secretary0.39%EN11/30/201330/11/2013
former minister0.04%EN06/23/200923/06/2009
Names Lang Count
Pinarayi VijayanEN94.53%
Pinarai VijayanEN5.01%
Pinarayi VijayanFR0.23%
Pinnarayi VijayanEN0.23%


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