Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Resigns

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has resigned following the country's Supreme Court disqualified him over corruption claims against his family’s wealth. The Court said Sharif was not fit to hold office and ordered a criminal investigation into him and…

Nation

Nitish Government Wins Confidence Vote

PATNA: The Nitish Kumar government today won the crucial confidence vote in the Bihar Assembly with the ruling coalition of the JD(U), BJP and others getting 131 votes while the…

Nitish Back as Bihar Chief Minister

PATNA: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar who resigned on Wednesday and later joined hands with the BJP to reclaim the government is back again as Chief Minister. The reason for…

Opposition Disrupts Functioning of Lok Sabha

NEW DELHI: Congress members in the Lok Sabha raised anti-government slogans on various issues, accusing it of adopting a dictatorial attitude but the proceedings continued amid disturbances. As soon as…

Kerala

Four Including CPM Councillor Arrested for BJP Office Attack

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Four persons including CPM Corporation councillor I P Binu, SFI leader Prajin Saj Krishna was arrested in connection with the attack on BJP office. CPM suspended IP Binu from…

BJP-CPM Workers go on Rampage in Kerala’s Capital

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Violent incidents were reported from Kerala's capital early Friday with workers of CPM and BJP attacking party offices and damaging vehicles. The house of Bineesh Kodiyeri, son of CPM…

World

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Resigns

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has resigned following the country's Supreme Court disqualified him over corruption claims against his…

Accident: Rs Four Crore Compensation for Kannur Native

DUBAI: Abdu Rahiman, a native of Thillankari, Mattannur, Kannur, who was injured in an accident was awarded 23 lakh dirhams…

Entertainment

Actress Abduction Case: Police Quiz Singer Rimi Tomy

KOCHI: Singer cum anchor Rimi Tomy was questioned by the police probing the Malayalam actress abduction and assault case. It is reported that Rimi Tomy…

Kavya Madhavan Questioned in Actress Abduction Case

KOCHI: Actress Kavya Madhavan, wife of arrested Malayalam actor Dileep was questioned in connection with the abduction and assault case of a Malayalam actress. Additional…

Business

Godrej Appliances targets 30% Growth in the forthcoming Onam Season

KOCHI: Godrej Appliances, one of India's leading players in the Home Appliances segment launched premium products in the washing machine, refrigerator, air conditioner and microwave oven categories for the forthcoming Onam season. The company also showcased Chest Freezers, a category…

Lulu Exchange Announces Acquisition of Al Falah Exchange Company

ABU DHABI: Lulu Exchange, the leading foreign exchange and remittance company, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% ownership of Al Falah Exchange Company in the UAE for ₹95 crores. This is a first of…

Automobile

Datsun India Launches more Powerful redi-GO 1.0L

NEW DELHI: Datsun India launched the highly-anticipated Datsun redi-GO 1.0L at Rs. 3, 57,333 with iSAT engine, which features more power, style and convenience for…

FCA Introduces New Jeep Grand Cherokee Petrol

MUMBAI: FCA India announced the launch of the ‘petrol’ version of the Jeep Grand Cherokee in India at Rs. 75.15 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The…

Travel

Train Regulation for Track Maintenance

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Railways will be taking up track maintenance between Shoranur and Vallathol Nagar stations from 30th July to 04th August…

Education

HLL to Implement ‘She-Pad’ Project in Kerala Schools by Mid-August

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In an initiative to promote healthy menstruation practices in schools, HLL Lifecare Limited (HLL) has teamed up with the…

Political News

BJP-CPM Workers go on Rampage in Kerala’s Capital

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Violent incidents were reported from Kerala's capital early Friday with workers of CPM and BJP attacking party offices and…

Nitish Betrayed People of Bihar, says RJD Kerala Chief Anu Chacko

KOCHI: Rashtriya Janatha Dal (RJD) Kerala State president Anu Chacko said that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of JD(U) has…

Congress MLA M Vincent Arrested for Sexual Harassment

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Congress MLA M Vincent has been arrested on the charge of rape based on a statement given by a…

Sexual Harassment: Kovalam, MLA Should Resign, says Anu Chacko

KOCHI: Kovalam's Congress MLA M Vincent who was booked after a woman attempted suicide after being allegedly sexually harassed by…

Agriculture

Cusat Research Findings to Benefit Fish Farmers

KOCHI: Dr. J. Letha, Vice Chancellor, Cochin University of Science and Technology opened the National Facility For Sustainable Aquaculture Production…

IIITM-K Develops Advanced Location-aware Apps for Efficient e-governance

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A mobile app provides rubber growers location-specific soil nutrient status and generates specific fertilizer recommendations. Another similar app helps…

Technology Updates

Make Payments with your ID Card, Using Zeta

BENGALURU Zeta, India’s most revolutionary digital employee benefit solutions provider, has launched Zeta Super ID - a unique payment solution…

Maker Village Incubated Firm Invited to US Department of State’s ‘TechCamp’ for South Asian Startups

KOCHI: Technorip Innovations, a hardware startup incubated at Maker Village, has had a rare chance to interact with technology experts…

Career

India’s Largest MOOC Offers Free Skills Upgrades to Techies, Students

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: With the widening gap between skill sets and market needs fuelling fears of impending job cuts in the IT…

Deadline for Sahapedia–UNESCO Fellowship Applications Extended to July 30

NEW DELHI: The deadline for applications for the Sahapedia-UNESCO Fellowship programme — a pioneering project to advance research into Indian…

Beauty & Fashion

Sunny Leone Sets The Ramp On Fire For Swapnil Shinde In Goa

GOA: Last night Goa witnessed a glamorous night where Baby doll of B Town Sunny Leone graced the ramp for ace designer…

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