Kerala gears up to tackle e-waste

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Finance Minister Vakkom Purushothaman Monday announced that the government planned to take steps for effective management of e-waste generated in the state. Purushothaman was replying to a query in the state assembly by…

Etihad to expand operations in south India

New Delhi, Feb 19 (UNI) Etihad Airways, the national airline of United Arab Emirates, is planning to start direct services from Abu Dhabi to south Indian destinations by the year-end. The cities in focus include…

Dam Safety Authority formed in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb. 18 (PTI): The Kerala Government has formed a Dam Safety Authority for providing advice on protection, monitoring and repair of dams in the state. Justice G Sasidharan had been appointed chairman of the…

Study moots Rs.127-crore project for Wayanad Adivasis

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: `Wayanad Initiative', a situational study undertaken by the Centre of Excellence under the Indian Institute of Management-Kozhikode (CEx-IIMK), has come up with a Rs.127.65-crore project for the comprehensive development of Adivasi communities of Wayanad.…

No evidence of ISI presence in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb. 16. (PTI): The Kerala Government today made it clear that it had not come across any evidence of ISI activities in the state. Replying to a submission in the assembly, Finance Minister Vakkom…

234 farmer suicides reported during UDF rule: CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday told the state assembly that 234 farmers committed suicide in the state in the last five years after the United Democratic Front (UDF) government came into power.…

Computer operating system in Malayalam launched

Computer operating system in Malayalam launched Thiruvananthapuram: Rachna, billed as the first computer operating systems in Malayalam language and the first such system in a regional language in the country, was launched here Thursday.The operating…