From Luxury Apartment, Nirav Modi Lands in one of England’s Most Overcrowded Jails

LONDON: Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi, wanted in India on fraud and money laundering charges amounting to USD 2 billion, spent Holi behind bars in one of England’s most overcrowded jails on Thursday, a day after a UK judge rejected…

Nation

Karnataka Minister Shivalli Dies of Cardiac Arrest

BENGALURU: Karnataka's Municipal Administration Minister and Congress leader C.S. Shivalli passed away on Friday at a hospital in Hubballi due to cardiac arrest, a doctor said. He was 57. "He…

Yeddyurappa Paid Rs 1,800 cr to BJP Leaders: Report

NEW DELHI: Former Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa made payouts of Rs 1,800 crore to senior leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party, judges and lawyers, reported The Caravan on Friday.…

Hurriyat Leader Geelani Booked under FEMA

NEW DELHI: Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Geelani, who advocates Jammu and Kashmir's merger with Pakistan, has been booked under the Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA), the Enforcement Directorate said..…

Kerala

RCC, Thiruvananthapuram, a Tertiary Care Centre for all Types of Cancer

The Regional Cancer Centre (RCC), Thiruvananthapuram, is an internationally- recognised centre providing state-of-the-art facilities for cancer diagnosis, treatment, palliation and rehabilitation and conducts a wide range of research on various…

Nomination From Art Conosseiure Invited for Kalasagar Award 2019

PALAKKAD: The Kalasagar awards for exemplary contribution in the field of traditional performing arts will be presented on May 28 when the 95th birth anniversary of Kalamandalam Krishnankutty Poduval founder…

Article

PUCL Protest Against Arrest of Shri Lingaraj Azad

Shri Lingaraj Azad, a leader of the anti-mining movement in Niyamgiri, who is also the vice president of the political…

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

Club FM 99.6 to Host Mojo Rising Music Festival in Dubai

KOCHI: Club FM UAE 99.6, UAE popular radio station from Mathrubhumi Group is all set to host the most popular music festival on 5th April,…

Medley of Melody, Classical and Folk at Art & Medicine Music Show

KOCHI: A medley of songs belonging to melody, classical, folk and even whistling marked the 260th edition of the weekly Art and Medicine programme being…

Business

Interior – Exterior Expo Commences at Kochi

KOCHI: The first ever Interior- Exterior Expo organized by Interior Exterior Contractors and Dealers Trust (IECDT) commenced in Kochi Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium today. The expo was inaugurated by Commodore Vijayakumar by lighting the lamp in front of the photographs…

Interior- Exterior Expo in Kochi from 22 nd to 24 th

KOCHI: Interior Exterior Contractors and Dealers Trust (IECDT) is all set to roll out the first ever premium Interior Exterior Expo in Kochi from March 22 nd to 24 th of 2019. The expo is one of its kind showcasing…

Automobile

Isuzu Motors India Opened Lifestyle Shwroom in Kochi

KOCHI: Isuzu Motors India, a subsidiary of Isuzu Motors, Japan, inaugurated a new lifestyle showroom of ‘Manikandan ISUZU’ in Kochi. The new facility exudes contemporary…

Jaguar Land Rover India to Increase Price by Up to 4 Per Cent

MUMBAI: Jaguar Land Rover India will increase prices of select products by up to 4%, with effect from April 1, 2019. Rohit Suri, President &…

Travel

Kerala Blog Express with International Writers Sets off Tour with Biennale Visit

KOCHI: Renowned travel bloggers from across the globe set off today on a fortnight’s trip along Kerala, as a luxury…

Education

Polymers Play Significant Role in Preserving Ecosystem: Prof. Sabu Thomas

KOCHI: “Polymers play a key role in the preservation of ecosystem in the current scenario”, said Prof. Sabu Thomas, M.G…

Political News

Yeddyurappa Paid Rs 1,800 cr to BJP Leaders: Report

NEW DELHI: Former Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa made payouts of Rs 1,800 crore to senior leaders of the Bharatiya…

Demonetisation was to Whitewash Black Money: Yechury

NEW DELHI: CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury Friday said demonetisation was to "whitewash" black money, amidst reports that the current…

Cong Slams Modi Govt over Jobs, Says People will Rise up, Defeat BJP

NEW DELHI: The Congress alleged that 3.2 crore casual labourers lost their employment under the Modi government and said the…

Hema Malini to Contest again from Mathura LS Seat

AGRA: Popular actor and Mathura MP Hema Malini, who has been busy since morning participating in Holi celebrations in Lord…

Agriculture

Kerala Feeds Aims at Rs 500 crore Turnover in Two Years

THRISSUR: Kerala Feeds Ltd envisages a 50 per cent share in the state’s cattle feed market in the next two…

MPEDA-supported Mudcrab Hatchery to Come up in Maharashtra

MUMBAI: A hatchery for mudcrabs will come up in Maharashtra to boost the country’s seafood production, as the Marine Products…

Technology Updates

Will do More to Limit Viral Content: WhatsApp India

NEW DELHI: WhatsApp has taken several measures to limit the spread of misinformation and fake news on its platform in…

Facebook School of Innovation to Showcase Best of New-age Technologies

BENGALURU: In a presentation of cutting-edge innovations in the field of emerging technologies in India, 21 talented students from the…

Career

Project Fellow Vacancy in CUSAT

KOCHI: A Project Fellow vacancy exists in the project on “Submarine Groundwater Discharge along the Indian Coastal Zone Project” sponsored…

CUSAT: Overseer Vacancy

KOCHI: Cochin University of Science and Technology invites applications for the appointment of Overseer (Electrical) the Engineering Department on Contract…

World

200,000 People in Zimbabwe Affected by Floods, Cyclone: UN

GENEVA: The number of people in Zimbabwe affected by a devastating cyclone and flooding has jumped to 200,000, with most…

Woman in China Nearly Dies after Injecting Herself with Fruit Juice

A woman in China almost died after injecting herself with liquidised fruit in a bid to be healthy. The 51-year-old…