Supreme Court Asks Centre to Respond to Liquor Baron Vijay Mallya’s Petition

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court has asked the Centre to respond to liquor baron Vijay Mallya petition against the move to declare him a fugitive and confiscate his assets but did not stay the proceedings. Mallya approached the top court…

Nation

Apollo Hospitals Creates Guinness World Record

MUMBAI: Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai, the leading super-specialty tertiary care hospital formed the Largest Human Image of a Human Bone and created a Guinness World Records®. The initiative was undertaken…

Delhi Govt Kicks off Work on Ambitious Health Card Project

NEW DELHI: Nine months after the Delhi government announced its plans to launch the ‘Aam Aadmi Health Card’, the health department has started work on the ambitious health project. The…

Health Ministry to Share Best Practices from States

NEW DELHI: Union health secretary Preeti Sudan inaugurated the ‘India Day’, an official side event organized jointly by the ministry of health and family welfare (MoHFW) and the development partners…

Kerala

India’s Largest Design Fest to Begin on Tuesday

KOCHI: Set to boost the state’s efforts to rebuild itself after the August calamity, #DESIGN KERALA SUMMIT will kick off here on Tuesday, bringing in expert opinions that aim at…

Germany Supports Reconstruction and Development in Kerala

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Federal Republic of Germany has come out with a massive aid package to support climate resilient rebuilding of Kerala’s flood-shattered public infrastructure, which includes a nominal interest loan of…

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

Countdown Cartoons: Sunil Nambu’s Unique Tryst with Kochi Biennale

KOCHI: As the Kochi-Muziris Biennale is to begin on Wednesday, a cartoonist-illustrator has been systematically adding to the bustle around the fourth edition of the…

Vipin Dhanurdharan: From a Biennale Volunteer to a Participating Artist

KOCHI: When Vipin Dhanurdharan completed his 12th grade over a decade ago, he sought to study art at his dream institution: Santiniketan. As he was…

Business

Godrej Appliances Expands its Chest Freezer Portfolio with Freezer/Cooler Combo Range

MUMBAI: Godrej Appliances, India's leading player in the home appliances segment and a brand known for its expertise in refrigeration, announced the expansion of their chest freezer portfolio with the launch of ‘2 in 1 Freezer/Cooler Combo’ range. This is…

Amway Enters the Herbal Skincare Market with ‘Attitude Be Bright Herbals’ Range

KOCHI: Amway India, the country’s largest FMCG direct selling company, today announced its foray into the herbal skincare market with the launch of the ‘Attitude Be Bright Herbals’ range. The new skincare range from Attitude brings together the goodness of…

Automobile

Honda Announces Bookings open for 2019 CBU Import Line up in India

GURUGRAM: Bringing more excitement to riding enthusiasts in India, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. today announced commencement of bookings for its 2019 CBU…

Tata Nexon Sets New Benchmark in Car Safety

MUMBAI: Tata Motors today proudly announced another feat achieved by its much loved compact SUV, the Tata Nexon. The car has established a new benchmark…

Travel

Southern Railway RPF Render Significant Support to Rail Passengers

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: RPF wing of Southern Railway has been undertaking a number of proactive measures to combat crimes at railway premises…

Education

International Topology Conference Inaugurated at Rajagiri

KOCHI: Dr. Vrinda Nair, Dean of Research, APJ Abdul Kalam Kerala Technological University inaugurated the seven-day International Workshop and Conference…

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

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…

Suresh Prabhu to Open MPEDA’s Pioneering Aquaculture Facility in Kochi

KOCHI: MPEDA, an autonomous body under the Union Ministry of Commerce & Industry and functions as the country’s nodal agency…

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

Walk-in-Interview for Project Assistant in CUSAT

KOCHI: A walk-in-Interview is scheduled to be conducted at 10.30 a.m. on 7 th December for the selection of Project…

KSUM to Set up Startup Facilitation Centres across State

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Aiming at providing vital information for the growth of startups, the Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) has decided to set…

World

China Prepares Ground-breaking Mission to Land Spacecraft on Moon’s Far Side

BEIJING: China is preparing to launch a ground-breaking mission to soft-land a spacecraft on the largely unexplored far side of…

India Sees US as an Important Defence Partner: Sitharaman

WASHINGTON: Commencing her five-day official visit to the United States, Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Monday asserted that New Delhi…