Friday, 2 December, 2022

News of the day

The Kerala High Court of India on Thursday quashed the appointment of Priya Varghese, wife of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s private secretary, to Kannur University in a major setback for the CPM-led government in its tussle with Governor Arif Mohammed Khan, who had objected to her appointment. A bench of Justice Devan Ramachandran said, “Nobody can travel beyond the UGC regulations.’’