Gehlot Meets Kanhaiya Lal’s Family, Assures Strict Punishment For Accused

JAIPUR:Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Thursday met the family members of Kanhaiya Lal, who was beheaded in broad daylight inside his tailoring shop by two assailants on a crowded street in Udaipur on Tuesday. Expressing condolences, Gehlot assured all…

Nation

K’taka Coastal Town Bhatkal Tense Over Urdu Sign Board On Civic Agency Building

UTTARA KANNADA:Tension gripped Bhatkal town in Uttara Kannada district after Kannada activists objected to Urdu sign board in the civic agency building in the town. Pro-Kannada activists have strongly objected…

Governor’s Call For Floor Test Illegal, Didn’t Consider Disqualification Notices, Sena To SC

NEW DELHI:Shiv Sena chief whip Sunil Prabhu, in his plea in the Supreme Court, termed the Maharashtra Governor’s direction to the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government to take a floor…

Covid Fear Returns in K’taka; Health Department on Alert

BANGALORE:The Karnataka Health Department has undertaken a slew of measures following the rise of Covid cases in the state in the last one week. The meeting of Covid Experts committee…

Kerala

Kerala Launches ‘Destination Challenge’ to Stretch Tourism Across State

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:In an ambitious initiative to identify at least one tourism destination within every local self-government institution across the state, Kerala Tourism Department today launched the ‘Destination Challenge’ project in collaboration…

Mahindra Thar Gifted to Guruvayur Temple Fetches Rs 4.3 million in Re-auction

KOCHI:The open re-auction of the Thar jeep gifted by the Mahindra group to the famed Guruvayur Sree Krishna temple in Kerala's Thrissur fetched Rs 4.3 million on Monday. As many…

Article

Game Learning has the Potential to be a Powerful Vehicle for Learning

By, Dhilip Kumar, Chief Creative Director, BYJU'SIn the last decade, we have witnessed the conversation shift from whether or not…

Applicant Experience – A Game Changer for your Brand

By Amit Singh Improving applicant experience is the key in winning the battle for talent. The contemporary job market is…

Entertainment

Zee & Give India Launch ‘Born to Shine’ Scholarship

KOCHI:It’s never easy to excavate diamonds out of coal mines. In a country of 1.3 billion people, spotting young talent and nurturing it is equally…

‘Pathrosinte Padappukal’ TV Premiere on Zee Keralam

KOCHI:The stage is set for the much awaited TV premiere of Malayalam blockbuster 'Pathrosinte Padappukal’ on Zee Keralam. The movie will have its world television…

Business

KSUM, Central University Mull tie-up to Strengthen Startup Ecosystem

KOCHI:Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) and the Central University of Kerala (CUK), Kasaragod, have agreed to explore the possibility of setting up an Incubation Centre at the university, which will further strengthen the state’s startup ecosystem, especially in northern districts. The…

ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Registers 29% year-on-year Growth

MUMBAI:ICICI Prudential Life Insurance has registered a robust growth in its retirement business segment which grew 29% from Rs. 2,292 crore in FY2021 to Rs. 2,956 crore in FY2022. The retirement segment has witnessed a healthy growth as persistent low…

Automobile

Hero MotoCorp Launches Passion ‘XTEC’

KOCHI: In keeping with its aggressive product revitalization strategy, Hero MotoCorp, the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters, today introduced the new Passion ‘XTec’.…

Hero Electric Inaugurates Largest Dealership in Malappuram

KOCHI:Hero Electric, India’s largest EV brand, inaugurated its third dealership in Malappuram, Kerala. Kerala being an important market, Hero Electric appointed G & K Motors…

Travel

Afghan Flag Carrier to Resume Flights to India, China and Kuwait Soon

KABUL:Afghanistan's flag carrier, Ariana Afghan Airlines, announced that it will soon resume flights to India, China and Kuwait. "Flights will…

Education

Quest Global Launches Community Learning Centers for Tribal Communities

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Contributing to a better tomorrow and giving back to communities where we live and operate has always been part of…

Political News

Rebel Shiv Sena Leader Eknath Shinde Claims 40 Maharashtra MLAs in Guwahati

GUWAHATI:Rebel Shiv Sena Minister Eknath Shinde on Wednesday claimed that 40 MLAs have accompanied him to Guwahati and they are…

UDF Candidate Uma Thomas Wins Bypoll at Thrikkakara

KOCHI:Uma Thomas, the Congress candidate on Friday won the bypoll in Kerala's Thrikkakara Assembly seat by securing 25,016 votes, which…

I was Never a Politician: Metroman Sreedharan Quits Politics

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:In a surprise move, Metroman E.Sreedharan on Thursday said he was quitting from active politics. Speaking to the media at…

TRS Makes Clean Sweep in Telangana Council Polls

HYDERABAD:The ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) made a clean sweep in the biennial elections to six seats of the Legislative…

Agriculture

Milma Receives Metro MSME ‘Brand of the Year’ Award

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Milma has been presented the KSIDC Metro MSME Brand of the Year Award at a function held here to mark…

Milma’s TRCMPU Celebrates World Milk Day

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Trivandrum Regional Co-operative Milk Producers Union (TRCMPU) of Milma celebrated the World Milk Day at its headquarters, Ksheera Bhavan, here…

Technology Updates

Philippine Airlines Partners with IBS Software to Empower Employees

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Philippine Airlines (PAL) and its regional affiliate PAL Express (PALex) have partnered with IBS Software to provide their employees with…

Citizen Digital Foundation to Hold Virtual Debate on Making Social Media a Safe Space

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Citizen Digital Foundation (CDF), a Trivandrum-based social enterprise, is holding a virtual debate on transforming social media into a safe…

Career

BYJU’s Cuts 600 Jobs as Edtech Space Shrinks in India

NEW DELHI:In a big overhaul as the Indian edtech space shrinks considerably, online learning giant BYJU’s has cut at least…

Kerala Start-up to Create a Verification Culture for Supporting Common Man

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Sign Today, a Thiruvananthapuram based start-up verification agency, is all set to create a ‘verification culture’ across the country with…

World

Stand Collapses in Heavy Rain at Galle Stadium

GALLE (SRI LANKA):The roof on a makeshift grandstand at Galle International Stadium has collapsed due to heavy rain, delaying the…

Remaining Issues over Restoring Nuke Deal Slow Down Negotiations: Iranian Media

TEHRAN:The remaining issues over restoring a nuclear deal have slowed negotiations between Iran and the United States, said Nour News,…