Kerala Tourism Nets Record Revenue of over Rs 36,000 crore in 2018

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The number of domestic and foreign tourist arrivals to Kerala showed a healthy increase, coupled with a record revenue earning, in 2018, in a clear demonstration that the tourism sector has rebounded quickly after the devastating August floods. Kerala…

Nation

SBI Announces Humble Initiatives for Martyred CRPF soldiers in Pulwama

MUMBAI: State Bank of India (SBI) announced special initiative for the CRPF soldiers who martyred in a dreadful terrorist attack in Pulwama, J&K. All the CRPF soldiers were customers of…

PUCL Condemns Attack on Army Personnel in Pulwama

NEW DELHI: The PUCL strongly condemns the attack on Indian Army personnel in Pulwama, Kashmir, which led to the killing of about 40 CRPF personnel. The killings happened in the…

Apollo Hospital Offers to Treat Free Injured CRPF Troopers

NEW DELHI: Leading private hospital Apollo on Friday offered to treat free injured troopers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) who survived the terror blast near Awantipora in Kashmir…

Kerala

Kerala Tourism Premieres New Campaign Film for Global Audiences

NEW DELHI: Kerala Tourism has held the global premier of a new brand campaign, Human by Nature, which encapsulates the state’s enticing charm in dramatic visuals and offers refreshing insights…

Kerala Tourism Debut in Israel; Participates in its Mediterranean Tourism Market

KOCHI: For the first time in its history, Kerala Tourism participated in the International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM) in Tel Aviv, strongly foraying into the largely untapped Israeli market in…

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

Music of Muziris: Polish Band to Perform at Biennale on Wednesday

KOCHI: The Kochi-Muziris Biennale will present a taste of East European music tomorrow, as a Polish troupe is staging an interesting mix of popular songs,…

The Fourth Edition of Ketevan World Sacred Music Festival set to Begin

PANJIM: The Ketevan World Sacred Music Festival, located in Old Goa, combines sacred music traditions from different eras from the East and the West inspired…

Business

Digital Payments Safety Initiative by NPCI

MUMBAI: National Payments Corporation of India is at the forefront of driving digital payments to deliver a simple, secure and seamless experience for consumers. With the widespread acceptance and growth of Digital payments it is paramount that consumers also learn…

Aditya Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund launches Aditya Birla Sun Life Retirement Fund

MUMBAI: Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC Limited, a subsidiary of Aditya Birla Capital Limited, and investment manager to Aditya Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund (“ABSLMF”), has launched the Aditya Birla Sun Life Retirement Fund, an open- ended retirement solution oriented…

Automobile

Tata Motors Exhibits 13 Customized Trucking Solutions for the E-Commerce Industry

BENGALURU: The Indian e-Commerce industry has been on an upward growth trajectory with Bengaluru playing a vital role in fueling this growth. To meet the…

Discovery Sport and Range Rover Evoque all set to Amaze Kochi

KOCHI: Having left a strong footprint in Chandigarh, Noida, Gurugram, Ahmedabad, Indore, Nagpur, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Chennai, the Above and Beyond Tour now brings this…

Travel

Kerala Tourism Premieres New Campaign Film for Global Audiences

NEW DELHI: Kerala Tourism has held the global premier of a new brand campaign, Human by Nature, which encapsulates the…

Education

Workshop on Deep Learning begins at CUSAT

KOCHI: ‘Deep Learning’, a five day workshop organised by Data Science Research Laboratory of Department of Computer Applications, Cochin University…

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

MPEDA Starts Supply of High-health Tiger Shrimp Seed from Vallarpadam Complex

KOCHI: Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA) started supplying high-health black tiger shrimp seeds from its new Multispecies Aquaculture Complex…

Minister to Inaugurate Kerala Feed’s Bypass Protein Plant on Feb 18

THRISSUR: The Bypass Protein Plant of Kerala Feeds Ltd will be inaugurated by Minister for Forest, Animal Husbandry and Dairy…

Technology Updates

Samsung Sets New Performance Levels For Consumer NVMe SSDs

GURUGRAM: Samsung, the global leaders in Memory technology, today introduced the Samsung 970 EVO Plus, the newest enhancement in its…

Samsung Launches Exynos 7 Series 7904, Mobile Processor

GURUGRAM: Samsung, the world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, today announced its latest Exynos 7 Series 7904, a mobile processor…

Career

Skill India’s ‘Fark Dikh Raha Hai’ Campaign Gets Wings

NEW DELHI: With the launch of second edition of the popular ‘Fark Dikh Raha Hai’ media campaign today, Ministry of…

Prime Opportunities through Campus Placements in CUSAT

KOCHI: During the academic year 2018-19, Cochin University of Science technology students received excellent campus placements. The placements started from…

World

China’s Leaders Want More Babies, but Local Officials Resist

BEIJING: Facing a future demographic crisis and aging society, China’s leaders are desperately seeking to persuade couples to have more…

World Leaders Urge Push To Improve Food Safety

ADDIS ABABA: Nations must work together more closely to eliminate unsafe foods which cause ill health and death, cost developing…