Kerala, Nation, News, Travel, Trivandrum
December 28, 2016
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Pakistani Cyber Crooks Hack Thiruvananthapuram Airport Website

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In what seemed to be another case of cyber crime, the official website of Thiruvananthapuram airport was hacked by a group which claims to be from Pakistan earlier Wednesday. The recent cyber attack comes following several events of hacking of Indian websites by Pakistani groups. However, thirty minutes after it was hacked, the website […]

News, World
December 27, 2016
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Russian Plane Crash Investigators Recover First Black Box

MOSCOW: Russia has found the first flight recorder from a military plane that crashed into the Black Sea killing all 92 on board, the defence ministry, amid unconfirmed reports that authorities had grounded all aircraft of the same type. The recorder, one of several reported to be o n board, contains information that could help […]

News, World
December 27, 2016
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Trump Calls UN a ‘Club’ for People to have Good Time

WASHINGTON: US President-elect Donald Trump has lashed out at the UN, describing the world body as a “club for people to get together, talk and have a good time”. “The United Nations has such great potential but right now it is just a club for people to get together, talk and have a good time. […]

Nation, News, Travel
December 27, 2016
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Free Wi-Fi Service at 100 Railway Stations

NEW DELHI: With Kollam in South India becoming Wi-Fi-enabled, railways have completed the task of equipping 100 stations with free Wi-Fi service across the country by the end of 2016. The next move is to cover 400 major stations with free Wi-Fi by next year. “We started with Mumbai station and now connected Kollam in […]

Nation, News
December 27, 2016
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Indigo and SpiceJet Flights Avert Collision at Delhi Airport

NEW DELHI: A major accident was averted at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International airport on Tuesday morning as two planes, an IndiGo and a SpiceJet aircraft, came face-to-face on the runway. According to the reports, there was a miscommunication with the Air Traffic Control. The IndiGo flight had arrived from Lucknow and was moving towards the […]

Kerala, News
December 27, 2016
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VS Urge Party Central Leadership for Removal of M M Mani

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: CPM leader V S Achuthanandan urged the party Central leadership to remove Electricity Minister M M Mani from the state Cabinet on moral grounds. In a strongly worded letter to CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury, VS said Mani has lost the moral right to continue in office after the Thodupuzha court dismissed his discharge […]

Nation, News
December 26, 2016
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India Successfully Test-Fires Nuclear-Capable Agni 5 Ballistic Missile

BALASORE (ODISHA): India successfully test-fired on Monday its nuclear-capable, inter-continental ballistic missile Agni 5, which has a range of over 5,000 km covering whole of China, from Abdul Kalam island off Odisha coast. Defence sources said the successful test-firing will pave way for the user trial of the most potent Indian missile and its eventual […]

Nation, News
December 26, 2016
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India Needs Globally Compatible Tax Rates: Jaitley

FARIDABAD: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said a lower level of taxation that is globally compatible is necessary if the country has to have a broader base of economy. He said gone are the days of the philosophy that high taxation will bring greater revenues and that since 1991 the course of economy has altered […]

Kerala, Kochi, News
December 23, 2016
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Solar Scam: Oommen Chandy Deposes Before Judicial Commission

KOCHI: Former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today deposed before a judicial commission probing charges in the solar panel scam, allegedly linked to his staff. The panel headed by Justice Sivarajan had directed the senior Congress leader to be present for cross-examination today. Chandy was cross-examined in January last, in a sitting of the Kochi-based […]