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

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…

Now West Bengal Pulls out of Ayushman Bharat

KOLKATA: The West Bengal government has walked out of the Centre's Ayushman Bharat scheme with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee saying she won't let taxpayers' money to be spent on the…

PUCL Welcomes Notice Issued by SC on Continuing Prosecutions

In 2013, PUCL had filed a Writ Petition in the Supreme Court over the constitutionality of Section 66A of the Information Technology Act. By a landmark judgement in `Shreya Singhal…

Kerala

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…

Focus on Female Power gives Biennale Stronger Angle: Minister Thomas Isaac

KOCHI: The Kochi-Muziris Biennale is a statement underlining female power, which is of topical significance in Kerala in the wake of the permission for women of all ages to Sabarimala,…

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

Universal Music India and The Sterling Reserve Music Project

MUMBAI: Universal Music India and Allied Blenders and Distillers announced today its collaboration for the Sterling Reserve Music Project. This unique programme is to incubate,…

An Evening of Choral Music at Old Goa to Usher in the Festive Season

GOA: The quiet and hallowed interiors of the majestic Church of St. Francis of Assisi located at the World Heritage UNESCO site in Old Goa…

Business

Tata Motors Appoints Ravindra Kumar G.P as the President & Chief Human Resources Officer

MUMBAI: Tata Motors today announced the appointment of Ravindra Kumar G.P as the President & Chief Human Resources Officer, Tata Motors. Ravindra will oversee all human resource operations for Tata Motors, effective December 17, 2018. He will report into Guenter Butschek,…

Muthoot M George Foundation Hands over First Disaster Resilient Home

KOCHI: As part of its mission to rebuild flood-affected Kerala, Muthoot M George Foundation, Corporate Social Responsibility wing of The Muthoot Group has handed over the first disaster resilient home to the flood-affected family of Rajeswary and Subramanian at a…

Automobile

Tata Motors Domestic Sales Recorded 50,440 units in December

MUMBAI: The trend of muted consumer sentiments continued in December 2018, impacting the sales performance of Tata Motors Commercial and Passenger Vehicles Business in the…

Volvo XC40 Wins 2 Prestigious Awards in 2 days

KOCHI: Volvo XC40 is the first luxury car to win Premium Car of the Year 2019 at the coveted ICOTY ceremony on Thursday and also…

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

EuroSchool Whitefield Awarded Rank 1 in India under Top CBSE Schools

BANGALORE: In a major achievement, Bangalore based EuroSchool Whitefield has been awarded Rank No.1 in India under the Top CBSE…

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

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…

Union Minister Suresh Prabhu Opens MPEDA Multi-species Aquaculture Complex at Vallarpadam

KOCHI: Kerala must host an international summit on fishing for the crucial sector to make a steady development in the…

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

K-DISC Blockchain Students get Jobs in Top IT Firms

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Students who have successfully completed the Accelerated BlockChain Competency Development (ABCD) programme conducted by the Kerala State Development and…

CUSAT: Recruitment for Project Managers

KOCHI: National Centre for Aquatic Animal Health (NCAAH) Cochin University of Science and Technology invites applications for Project Managers in…

World

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…

UK Doctors Sceptical that AI Could Replace Them: Study

LONDON: Although artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to disrupt health care, doctors in the UK are sceptical of the technology…