Shrikant Shinde Tables Private Member Bill in Lok Sabha

NEW DELHI: The incidents of attacks on doctors working in government and private hospitals are increasing by the day. Now in order to curb such incidents and keep a check on rouge elements in society. Shiv Sena MP Shrikant Shinde…

Nation

Firebrand Lawyer Abha Singh Praised in on Launching Stree – Dasha aur Disha

MUMBAI: Women’s empowerment refers to the ability of women to enjoy their rights, to control and benefit from the resources, assets, income and their own time, as well as the…

Jankidevi Bajaj’s English Autobiography Launched on her 125th Birth Anniversary

MUMBAI: ‘My Life’s Journey’, the English translation of the autobiography of Jankidevi Bajaj was launched today on the occasion of the 26th IMC Ladies Wing Jankidevi Bajaj Puraskar 2018. The…

President Ramnath Kovind to Inaugurate 100 years’ Celebrations of The Yoga Institute

MUMBAI: The World’s oldest organized centre of Yoga, The Yoga Institute, Mumbai, is set to complete 100 years of transforming lives through outstanding service to Yoga, and will celebrate the…

Kerala

It is High Time Keralites Bid Good-bye to Hartals

KOCHI: Muthoot Fincorp Ltd. joins hands with businesses across the State of Kerala, in the initiative to say no to Hartals. Kerala, known for its natural diversity and breath-taking backwaters…

Kerala Schools Pleads to Spare them from Hartals

KOCHI: Hartals are degrading the quality of education imparted to over 50 lakh children in schools across the state, said the Kerala Federation of CBSE and ICSE schools. Calling for…

Article

Arun Jaitley Says Cryptocurrency Is Illegal

India has had an interesting journey with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the last year or two. As one of…

Entertainment

Biennale Awaits a Rare Collaboration of Carnatic Music and Tamil Theatre

KOCHI: Going ahead with its spirit of bringing in diverse topics and art-forms, the Kochi-Muziris Biennale is presenting this Sunday ‘Karnatic Kattaikkuttu’, a path-breaking collaboration…

Vyrl Originals Kick-starts New Year with Shashi-Khushi’s Single Debut

MUMBAI: The year has started on a promising note for DJ Khushi and music director, Shashi Suman who are all set to launch a foot…

Business

UST Global to Host the Upcoming TEDx Talk at its Campus on January 20

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: UST Global will host the upcoming TEDx Talk at its Thiruvananthapuram campus on January 20. TEDxThiruvananthapuram is the city level TEDx event in Kerala and is the largest independently organized TEDx event in the state. TEDx Conference which stands…

Free Software Spearhead Richard Stallman to Talk in City on Jan 15 and 16

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Dr Richard Stallman, founder and the global campaigner of free software movement, will be delivering lectures here on January 15 and 16, as part of his visit to the state capital. “What free software means, and why the government’s…

Automobile

Tata Motors’ ‘Discover the Harrier’ Programme Reaches Kochi

KOCHI: To build on the excitement generated by the all-new Harrier, Tata Motors is organizing a special customer preview programme- ‘Discover The Harrier’. The special…

TVS Motor Company Posts 6% Sales Growth in December 2018

HOSUR: TVS Motor Company registered a growth of 6% with sales increasing from 256,870 units in December 2017 to 271,395 units in the month of…

Travel

flydubai Announces Direct Flights to Kozhikode in India

KOZHIKODE: Dubai-based flydubai has announced the launch of direct flights to Kozhikode in Kerala, India. The three times weekly service…

Education

Distinguished Statistician – 2018 Award for Prof Dr N Balakrishna

KOCHI: Dr. N. Balakrishna, Professor, Department of Statistics, Cochin University Of Science and Technology was awarded ‘Distinguished Statistician -2018’ award…

Political News

Erstwhile Royal Family of Tonk Extends support to Sachin Pilot

JAIPUR: The erstwhile royal family of Tonk has extended support to Congress candidate Sachin Pilot who is contesting the upcoming…

Make Someone Outside Gandhi Family Congress President, Dares PM Modi

AMBIKAPUR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday dared the Congress to make someone outside the Gandhi family the party president for…

Kerala High Court Disqualifies Muslim League MLA

KOCHI: The Kerala High Court on Friday disqualified Muslim League MLA K M Shaji for campaigning on communal lines in…

Scars and Wounds Caused by Demonetisation more Visible with Time: Manmohan

NEW DELHI: In a scathing assessment of the demonetisation exercise, former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said the "scars…

Agriculture

Quarantine Unit for Tiger Shrimp opened at MAC of MPEDA at Vallarpadam

KOCHI: The Quarantine unit for Tiger Shrimp at the Multispecies Aquaculture Complex (MAC) set up by the Marine Products Export…

A Farmer Turned Author Who is Writing on Agri Terrifying Crisis

MUMBAI: Pandurang More is a farmer with a difference and he says I am interested in doing something for my…

Technology Updates

Top Google Maps Tips to Help you Rediscover Cochin

KOCHI: Google today showcased the latest features available in Google Maps that can help people get around more easily. Two-wheeler…

Robotic Welding Machine for Industry Boom at Welding Seminar

KOCHI: One of the main attraction of the National Welding Seminar is the robotic welding machine placed at the entrance…

Career

New IELTS Requirement Creates more Opportunities for Indian Nurses

  CHANDIGARH: The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in the UK has announced changes to its English language proficiency requirements…

Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Felicitates Entrepreneurs

NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) today concluded the third edition of the National Entrepreneurship Awards…

World

Compensation of dh 5,00000 Handed Over to Road Accident Victim

SHARJAH: The compensation amount of Dh.500000, awarded by the Dubai court have been handed over through the legal representative Salam…

Second US Judge Blocks Trump Administration Birth Control Rules

A federal judge in Pennsylvania blocked the Trump administration from enforcing new rules allowing employers to obtain exemptions from an…