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

Drugs are Not Cool, Its Use Not a Style Statement, Says PM Narendra Modi

Drugs are “not cool” and its use is not a style statement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said. In a video message played out to mark the Drug Free India Campaign,…

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…

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

At Biennale-time Concert, Vibin Xavier Sings with Father

KOCHI: In a career spanning a quarter century, playback singer Vibin Xavier has sung for over 30 films, but today’s concert before patients turned out…

ShortsTV Brings the ‘2019 Oscar® Nominated Short Films’ to Indian Cinemas

MUMBAI: ShortsTV, the world’s only TV channel dedicated to short movies (available in India on Tata Sky), is bringing the ‘2019 Oscar® Nominated Short Films’…

Business

Godrej Interio Launches Research Study: ‘Harness the Power of Social Capital’

MUMBAI: Godrej Interio, India’s leading furniture solutions brand, announced today the launch of its exclusive new research study: ‘Harness the Power of Social Capital’ that reveals the challenges and solutions for the modern day workspaces. Industry experts like Ajith Nair,…

KEI – Participating in the What Hi-Fi Show 2019

MUMBAI: The professional audiovisual industry is a multibillion-dollar industry, comprising the manufacturers, dealers, systems integrators, consultants, programmers, presentations professionals and technology managers of audiovisual products and services. Kripa Electronics India has forayed their way in the industry as one of…

Automobile

Revealed at 2018 EICMA, New Honda CBR650R Arrives in India

NEW DELHI: The wait is over for enthusiasts chasing the rush of racetracks! Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. today announced bookings open for…

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…

Travel

Enable Travel Crafts Accessible Holiday Packages for the Goa Carnival 2019

MUMBAI: One of the country’s biggest annual festivals, the four day Goa Carnival is going to be accessible to all…

Education

Conspiracy Behind Defamatory News Against CUSAT: VC

KOCHI: “Reports appeared in certain news papers are contrary to facts and intended to tarnish the name of CUSAT whichn…

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

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…

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…

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…