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New Delhi, Aug 9 (PTI) Leaders of 15 Opposition parties met at the Parliament complex on Monday to formulate a common strategy on issues like the Pegasus snooping controversy and farmers' ...

Shimla, Jun 18 (PTI) A court here on Friday sentenced a 28-year-old man to life imprisonment for the remainder of his natural life in the Gudiya rape and murder case, which had triggered ...

.Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Pinarayi Vijayan became the first chief minister in four decades to win a second straight term in Kerala. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Veena George succeeded KK Shailaja as the health minister of Kerala
  • The average age of the Kerala cabinet is 59.1 years
  • The LDF won 98 of the 140 seats in the 2021 Assembly elections

.Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Kerala's health minister KK Shailaja is better known as Shailja Teacher. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Shailja Teacher)

  • KK Shailaja was born on November 20, 1956, in Kerala's Kannur district
  • She is one of the two women ministers in Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's cabinet
  • She worked as a teacher for 23 years before she opting for voluntary retirement

.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
DMK President MK Stalin addresses an election campaign rally ahead of Tamil Nadu assembly polls. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Polling for the Tamil Nadu Assembly will be held in a single phase on April 6
  • CM Edappadi K Palaniswami-led AIADMK is currently in power with 135 seats
  • A party or coalition needs 118 seats to form a government in the state

.Nemom, Kerala, India
The voting for Kerala assmebly elections is scheduled for April 6, 2021. (Photo credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • he Nemom LAC encloses a total of 21 wards including Thirumala, Poojappura and Karamana
  • The new candidate from BJP for the seat is Kummanam Rajasekharan
  • 1,42,914 votes were cast in the 2016 elections

.Kazhakkoottam, Kerala, India
The elections in Kerala are scheduled for April 6, 2021. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • Kadakampally Surendran is the sitting MLA of Kazhakkoottam
  • Kazhakkoottam is a part of Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha constituencies
  • The total number of voters in the 2016 elections are 1,33,959

.Kollam, Kerala, India
Kollam was formerly known as Quilon Lok Sabha constituency. (Photo Credit: PTI File)

  • It falls under the Kollam Lok Sabha constituency
  • The 2016 Kerala assembly elections saw 74.93% voter turnout
  • M Mukesh defeated Sooraj Ravi of INC in 2016

.Kundara, Kerala, India
Kundara is located in the Kollam district of Kerala. (Photo Credit: PTI File)

  • 2016 Kerala assembly elections saw 76.23% voter turnout
  • The constituency has five panchayats from Kollam Taluk
  • Kundara falls under the Kollam Lok Sabha constituency

.Varkala, Kerala, India
The 2021 elections in Kerala are scheduled for April 6,2021. (Photo Credit:

  • Varkala is part of the Attingal Lok Sabha constituency
  • It is currently held by Adv. V. Joy from CPM
  • A total of 1,28,184 votes were cast in the 2016 elections