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IIITM-K Associate professor gets IBM's coveted award

Thiruvananthapuram | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST

US technology firm International Business Machines (IBM) Corporation has conferred the prestigious IBM Shared University Research Award carrying over Rs two million on Dr Jaishanker R Nair, Associat

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Haj subsidy should be continued: Congress

Thiruvananthapuram |Tuesday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST

The Congress' Kerala unit on Tuesday demanded that the central government should continue with the Haj subsidy, terming its removal yet another of its acts against the minority community.

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Joining party won't ensure ministerial berth: Kerala NCP

Thiruvananthapuram |Tuesday, 2018 6:15:04 PM IST

Nationalist Congress Party's (NCP) Kerala chief T.P. Peethambaran on Tuesday made it clear that anybody joining the party should not do so with an intention to become a minister.

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Four decades in Malayalam filmdom, Asokan going strong as ever

Thiruvananthapuram |Tuesday, 2018 4:15:04 PM IST

After successfully donning the greasepaint in the Malayalam film industry for the past four decades, actor Asokan is going strong as ever before.

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Photography Contest to be held as part of NBF-2018 from Feb 17

Thiruvananthapuram | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST

A photography contest will be held as part of the five-day National Banana Festival (NBF -2018), to be organized from February 17. The city-based Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (

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BJP MP arrested, bailed out in fake address case

Thiruvananthapuram |Monday, 2018 6:15:05 PM IST

Malayalam superstar and BJP MP Suresh Gopi was on Monday arrested on charges of giving a fake address and released on bail, police said.

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Actor Suresh Gopi MP arrested, released on bail

Thiruvananthapuram | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST

Rajya Sabha Member and BJP's star campaigner in the previous elections, actor Suresh Gopi, was arrested by Crime Branch here on Monday and was later released on bail in connection with the alleged fak

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Follow-up action expected from Centre over erosion of traditional knowledge among tribals

Thiruvananthapuram | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST

A study report by the city-based Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala (IIITM-K) about the erosion of traditional knowledge among tribals has grabbed the attention of the Ce

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Chengannur MLA Ramachandran Nair cremated

Thiruvananthapuram | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST

Kerala CPI(M) Chengannur MLA K K Ramachandran Nair who had passed away after a prolonged illness at Chennai Apollo Hospital at 0400 hrs on Sunday, was cremated at his native place, Ala, on Monday even

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TV programme for January 16, 2018

Thiruvananthapuram | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST

Following is the TV programme schedule for tomorrow as announced by Doordarshan subject to last minute changes: Terrestrial Service: ------------------------- 0600 hrs Sankat Mochan Han

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Orange passport will be discriminatory: Oommen Chandy

Thiruvananthapuram |Monday, 2018 12:15:06 PM IST

Former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday strongly condemned the proposed move by the Centre to come out with an orange colour passports for those who have not passed their Class 10 examina

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Chengannur MLA passes away

Thiruvananthapuram | Sunday, Jan 14 2018 IST

K K Ramachandran Nair MLA representing Chenganuur Assembly seat (CPM) passed away after a prolonged illness at Chennai Apollo Hospital at 0400 hrs on Sunday. He was 64. He is survived by his wife and

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