Heavy Rush at Sabarimala, Hartal in Kerala Against Preventive Detention

SABARIMALA: Thousands of pilgrims offered prayers at Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala early Saturday, the first day of Malayalam month of 'Vrischikom,' even as a 12-hour hartal against the preventive detention of a Hindu Aikya Vedi leader began. Pilgrims, including…

Nation

Centre’s Response Sought on Sale of ‘Expired’ Medicines

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court sought response from the Central government on a plea to curb the sale of expired drugs by erasing original manufacturing details and re-stamping with…

Chidambaram Takes up PM Modi’s Dare, Lists 15 Congress Presidents from Outside Nehru-Gandhi Clan

NEW DELHI: Former finance minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram Saturday listed out 15 names of Congress presidents from outside the Nehru-Gandhi family including Acharya Kripalani, Pattabhi Sitaramayya, Purushottamdas…

Sahapedia Extends Date of Frames Photography Grant till Nov. 30

NEW DELHI: Sahapedia, the digital encyclopedia of Indian arts and culture, has extended the date for receipt of entries from photographers till November 30 under its annual Frames Photography Grant,…

Kerala

Kerala Govt and Airbus Bizlab sign MoU for Aerospace Innovation Centre

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala’s startup ecosystem got a major fillip as the state government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus BizLab, a global aerospace accelerator which is part of the…

Heavy Rush at Sabarimala, Hartal in Kerala Against Preventive Detention

SABARIMALA: Thousands of pilgrims offered prayers at Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala early Saturday, the first day of Malayalam month of 'Vrischikom,' even as a 12-hour hartal against the preventive…

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

Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2018 to Host 95 Art Projects

KOCHI: The Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) 2018, beginning on December 12, will feature 95 artist projects, and will feature ‘infra-projects’, a model that was non-existent in…

TV Celebs Chitra Pai, Sam Shiva Perform at Biennale Concert

KOCHI: The city got to hear a live concert in person from the familiar television duo of Chitra Pai and Sam Siva, as the anchor…

Business

Products from Maker Village has got Potential to Capture Markets

KOCHI: Aruna Sundararajan, Secretary Telecom & Chairman Telecom Commission, Govt. of India, has visited the technology expo of Maker Village arranged at the side lines of Tiecon Kerala 2018 here on Saturday. After visiting the expo, she said that few…

Startup Yatra visits TiEcon Kerala

KOCHI: The Startup Yatra of Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) which started from Thiruvananthapuram to nurture aspiring entrepreneurs in Kerala’s tier 2 and 3 cities, had a stop at TiEcon Kerala 2018 Summit at Kochi on Saturday. Around 10 innovative ideas…

Automobile

Mahindra Launches its Lithium Ion Electric 3 Wheelers, Treo & Treo Yaari

BENGALURU: Mahindra Electric Mobility Ltd, part of the USD 20.7 billion Mahindra Group, today rolled out its first lithium ion electric 3 wheeler range Treo…

Aston Martin Mumbai Brings the V8 Vantage Tour

KOCHI: Total has associated with Aston Martin Mumbai for the ‘Aston Martin Vantage Road show’ in India. This roads how, featuring the Aston MartinV8 Vantage,…

Travel

Kerala Adjudged Best Honeymoon Destination

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Close on the heels of getting a gold award for its Responsible Tourism initiatives at the just concluded World…

Education

Startup Yatra: Ideas Galore at Fifth Boot Camp

THRISSUR: Around 10 innovative ideas among over 49 pitched ideas at the fifth boot camp held at Sahrdaya College of…

Political News

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…

Shun Nepotism, Consult me on Foreign Trips: PM Modi tells BJP Chief Ministers

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has advised chief ministers of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-ruled states against involving their relatives…

Agriculture

A Farmer Writing on Agri Terrifying Crisis in his Small Village

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

Kerala Feeds Begins Free Cattle Feed Distribution in Ernakulam

KOCHI: Kerala Feeds further widened its ongoing project to help the state’s flood-affected dairy farmers, as Ernakulam Collector K Mohammed…

Technology Updates

Huge Scope for ‘Artificial Intelligence’ in Kerala, Says Experts

KOCHI: With a robust startup ecosystem to its support, Kerala has all the potential to make a giant leap in…

Goodbye Humans, China Gets a Virtual TV News Anchor

China has got its first Artificial Intelligence (AI) news anchor. The anchor resembles a male human anchor with the voice…

Career

Summer School Programme Registration Concludes on Nov 10

  KOCHI: The registration for the Summer School programme on digital design technologies, being organized by the Copenhagen Institute of…

“Life Changing Changes – Artificial Intelligence Changing Startup Entrepreneurship” – Conclave at Maker Village

KOCHI: Maker Village is conducting a one-day conclave on "AI enabled Transformational Changes - Opportunities, Challenges, and Future for Startup…

World

Satyarthi Calls on Pope; Seeks Support Law Against Online Child Sexual Abuse

VATICAN CITY: Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Friday called on Pope Francis and sought his support for a new…

Sri Lanka Parliament Passes No-confidence Motion Against Mahinda Rajapakse

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s parliament passed a motion of no-confidence in the controversially appointed government of Mahinda Rajapakse on Wednesday, a…