Climbing a coconut tree made easy in Kerala

Kottayam (Kerala), Feb.2 (ANI): Climbing coconut trees has mostly been a task for men in Kerala. Now, women too can do so with the help of a specially modelled coconut tree-climbing machine for climbing trees.This…

Yahoo! India offers web services including Malayalam

Yahoo! India, the largest Internet brand in the sub-continent, has begun offering web services in seven Indian languages to access a host of contents by netizens.The netizen-centric search engine-cum-web portal -- www.yahoo.co.in enables Internet surfers…

In image makeover, Kerala set to host Dubai-type…

Union-dogged state pinning revenue hopes on trade and commerce M SARITA VARMA, Financial Express,January 22, 2007THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:  Fed up with its image of a state with labour millitancy, Left-ruled Kerala is turning to the international shopper for…

Al-Jazeera to be available in Kerala soon

Kochi, Jan. 21 (PTI): The Middle East-based 'Al Jazeera' English news channel is likely to be available in Kerala by mid-February, its Commercial Director Linsey Oliver said on Saturday.The channel which was launched globally in…

Call to Kerala CM : Drop ADB Loan

Even as the Politburo and Central Committee meetings of the Communist Party Marxist (CPM) commenced yesterday in Kolkata over 100 groups from across India, including social movements, trade unions and civil society organisations, called upon…

Left, Kerala muslims threaten to deny Modi

AM JIGEESH, Financial Express, January 19, 2007 NEW DELHI, JAN 18:  An invitation to the Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi by the Kerala state unit of the RSS to participate in the Vishala Hindu Mahasammelan…