Renovation of irrigation projects: Sahu

New Delhi: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Berhampur Chandra Sekhar Sahu Tuesday asked the Union government to start a pilot venture for redesign of a few water system extends in …

Dengue ward at SCB

Cuttack: Three people were tried constructive for dengue even as an extraordinary ward for the vector-borne ailment was set up at SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH) here Tuesday. As per …

Protests outside Assembly: Woman scribe

Bhubaneswar: A lady recorder was seen outside the Odisha Assembly Tuesday requesting activity against a businessperson from the city who had purportedly assaulted her on the guise of giving her work. …

50% woman quota in panchayat polls: Pinaki

New Delhi: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Puri Pinaki Misra Tuesday asked the administration to acquire a Bill the House for conceding 50 percent reservation to ladies in panchayat decisions. Talking …

Sangeet Natak Akademi fellowship: Sonal

New Delhi: Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain and famous old style artists Sonal Mansingh, Jatin Goswami (Sattriya) and K Kalyanasundaram Pillai (Bharatanatyam) were given the Sangeet Natak Akademi’s esteemed cooperations Tuesday. The …

WB loan of USD 250 million for Resilent programme in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Jul 15 Marking its first ‘state partnership’ in India, the World Bank will extend a USD 250 million loan for the Resilent Programme in Kerala, which had been devastated by …

Stabbing Kerala student, No support for SFI members : CPI-M

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala CPI-M secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan Sunday said his gathering won’t bolster the eight SFI individuals associated with the wounding of Akhil, an understudy at a Thiruvananthapuram school. “What has happened …

University college stabbing: Two more arrested

Thiruvananthapuram, Jul 15 Two Students Federation of India (SFI) leaders, the prime accused in the stabbing of a student inside the campus of the famed University College here, were arrested Monday, …

Kerala government to set up elephant rehabilitation centre

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kerala government would set up a first-of-its-kind elephant rehabilitation centre here at an expense  Rs 105 crore, to take care of jumbos, which were either orphaned or abandoned. Kottoor, …

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan takes a dig at Congress MLAs on quitting spree

Thiruvananthapuram, Jul 12 : With Congress lawmakers quitting and cosying up to BJP in various states, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan took a dig at them, saying the grand old party …

Sitaram Yechury slams BJP for Karnataka political crisis

Kannur, Jul 11  CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury Thursday lashed out at the BJP and alleged that the “horse-trading” taking place in Karnataka was part of the saffron party’s agenda to …

Kerala govt to organise development partners conclave on July 15

Thiruvananthapuram, Jul 11  The Kerala Government will organise a ‘Development Partners Conclave’ to seek technical and financial aid for rebuilding the State ravaged by devastating floods last year, Chief Minister Pinarayi …

Biryani made by Kerala jail inmates now available online

Thrissur(Ker), Jul 11  Seeking to tap the hugely popular online food market, prison authorites in Kerala Thursday began offering piping hot biriyani prepared by jail inmates. In the first phase, the …

Special court to be set up for Pocso cases in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, July 10 : The Kerala government Wednesday decided to set up a special court for trying cases relating to sexual offences against children. The decision was taken at the cabinet …

Over 2 kg of gold seized at Kannur airport,one arrested.

Kochi, July 10  Gold weighing 2.8 kg was seized from a person who arrived at the Kannur international airport by an Air India flight from Doha on Wednesday, a top Customs …