Pakistan Resumes Shelling Day After ‘Pleading’ BSF to Stop Firing

JAMMU: Pakistani Rangers resorted to unprovoked mortar shelling and small arms fire along the international border on Monday, injuring a policeman and a civilian in Jammu-Kashmir’s Aria sector, a day after the Border Security Force claimed that their counterparts “pleaded”…

Nation

Restrictions in Parts of Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Authorities today imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar city to thwart plans by separatists to hold a rally at Eidgah to mark death anniversaries of Mirwaiz Mohammad Farooq and…

Talks with Putin will Strengthen India’s ‘Special and Privileged’ Strategic Partnership

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed hope that his talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin would further strengthen the "special and privileged" strategic partnership between India and Russia. In…

Pakistan Resumes Shelling Day After ‘Pleading’ BSF to Stop Firing

JAMMU: Pakistani Rangers resorted to unprovoked mortar shelling and small arms fire along the international border on Monday, injuring a policeman and a civilian in Jammu-Kashmir’s Aria sector, a day…

Kerala

Kerala Health Dept on Alert After 3 Deaths Due to NIpah Virus

KOZHIKODE: The Kerala health department has been put on high alert in the wake of the death of three members of a family here in the past fortnight due to…

Nipah Virus Scare: Nadda Rushes NCDC Team to Kozhikode

NEW DELHI: Union Minister J P Nadda directed the Director of National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to visit Kerala's Kozhikode district to assist the state government in the wake…

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 Music: A Hat-trick of Performance for Dubai-based Singer

KOCHI: For this Dubai-based hotel singer, known by the single name Hamzu, it turned out to be a memorable day as he performed for the…

Biennale Music: Singer Trio Makes it to Biennale Stage

KOCHI: The wait was long but worth taking for Siju Siyan and Bobith Sagar as the two professional singers finally got the opportunity to perform…

Business

Indian Economy Could Receive Major Boost as New TransUnion CIBIL Study

MUMBAI: A new TransUnion CIBIL study estimates that nearly 150 million consumers who are currently not credit active are potentially eligible to become retail credit borrowers. Tapping into this huge potential borrower market could provide significant growth opportunities for retail…

DHFL NCD Issue Opens on May 22, 2018

MUMBAI: Dewan Housing Finance Corporation Limited (“DHFL” or the “Company”), one of India’s leading private sector housing finance companies registered with National Housing Bank (NHB), proposes to open on May 22, 2018, a public issue of up to 12 crore…

Automobile

Self-Drive 365 Powered by Cox & Kings to pave way for Signature Road-Journeys

MUMBAI: Setting off a new trend of self-drive holidays, India's exclusive brand Self-Drive 365 is here to redefine travel. The new segment aims to encourage…

Honda 2Wheelers India Launches 2018 Edition of its Youthful, Moto Scooter – DIO

NEW DELHI: Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. today announced availability of 2018 Dio across all dealerships. Offering more value to customers, Dio will…

Travel

Jet Airways to Connect Mumbai and Manchester for the First Time

MUMBAI: Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline is proud to announce that beginning 05 th November 2018, it will launch…

Education

Cusat: Short Term Evening Programme in Foreign Languages

KOCHI: Cusat has invited applications for Short-term evening course (100 hours) in German, French, Arabic and Communicative English conducted by…

Political News

Kumaraswamy Dismisses Reports of JD(S) Working Out Power Sharing Formula

BENGALURU: JD(S) leader H D Kumaraswamy, who is all set to take over as Karnataka Chief Minister, dismissed reports about…

Karnataka Assembly Floor Test: Supreme Court Rejects Congress Plea, Bopaiah to Continue as Pro Tem Speaker

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Saturday rejected a last-ditch attempt by the Congress-JD(S) combine to stall the appointment of BJP’s…

B S Yeddyurappa’s Alleged call to Cong MLA: ‘Come Back, We will Make you Minister’

BENGALURU: Hours before the floor test of the B S Yeddyurappa government in the Karnataka assembly, the Congress released two…

Cong Accuses Yeddyurappa of Trying to Poach its MLA

BENGALURU: Politics over control of Karnataka got murkier today, with the Congress releasing an audio tape where Chief Minister B…

Agriculture

Spices Board Reverts to Old System of One Auction a Day of Cardamom at e-auction Centres

IDUKKI: Spices Board has decided to revert to the old system of one auction per day of cardamom by the…

Spices Board Strengthens Sampling and Testing of Cumin Seeds

AHMEDAABAD: Surveillance sampling and testing conducted by the Board found adulteration in a cumin seed export consignment of 12.5 MTs…

Technology Updates

UST Global Decodes the Future of Technology with Microsoft

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: UST Global, a leading digital technology services company, in partnership with Microsoft, has embarked on a transformative digital journey…

CM to Launch Mouse Developed by ICFOSS for Disabled

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will launch T-Slide, an ergonomic mouse for people with motor disability developed by International Centre…

Career

Cusat: Asst Professor/Res. Officer Vacancies in IPR Studies Centre

KOCHI: The Inter University Centre for IPR Studies, Cochin University of Science and Technology has invited applications for the posts…

Cusat: Technical Assistant Grade II Vacancy

KOCHI: Cusat has invited applications for the post of Technical Assistant Gr. II (Electrical) in Computer Applications Department on contract…

World

Nepal to Shut India’s Field Office, Says Prime Minister Oli

KATHMANDU: Nepal will close the Indian Embassy's field office in the near future as it has "outlived its purpose", Prime…

China Lands Long-range Bombers on South China Sea Island for First Time

BEIJING: China has landed a nuclear-capable bomber aircraft on an island reef in the South China Sea, where it is…