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31 percent elderly face abuse


June 14th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Nearly 31 percent of the elderly in the country face abuse in some form, and more than half of them feel their sons were responsible ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Karuanakaran’s absence a huge loss, says Muraleedharan


April 2nd, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 2 (IANS) The absence of Congress veteran K. Karunakaran in the campaigning is a huge loss to the Congress-led front in the poll-bound Kerala, his son K. Muraleedharan ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Commonwealth Games: Queen’s Baton reaches Chennai


August 21st, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Aug 21 (ANI): Amidst allegations of corruption in several Commonwealth Games-related projects, the Queen's Baton reached Tamil Nadu's Chennai city on Friday.State Deputy Chief Minister M K Stalin formally flagged off ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Anand, Krishnan to welcome Queen’s Baton Relay in Chennai


August 20th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.20 (ANI): Some of the top names in India sports will welcome the Queen's Baton Relay for the XIX Commonwealth Games 2010 Delhi, which reaches Chennai on August 20 from ... Read more...

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New archaeological find indicates Indo-Roman trade in ancient India


July 16th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): At least 18 wooden pegs have been discovered in Kodungalloor, Kerala, taking the archaeological finds at Muziris - an ancient port city believed to have existed on the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pazhassi Raja - The First Malayalam Film In Blu-Ray


June 19th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The movie Pazhassi Raja starring superstar Mammootty, has become the first ever Malayalam movie to come out in the Blu-Ray format.The market leader of DVD ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sistema Shyam to invest $1 bn in India


June 2nd, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 2 (IANS) Sistema Shyam Teleservices, promoter of the MTS mobile service brand, will invest around $1 billion in its India operations over the next one year, a company official said ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Spread awareness on autism: Experts (April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day)


April 2nd, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan played the role of an autistic person in his latest blockbuster "My Name is Khan". Such films that spread awareness about autism are ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Two simultaneous heart transplants at Chennai hospital


March 23rd, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 23 (IANS) Doctors at a private hospital here performed two simultaneous heart transplant operations last week, in what could be the first such instance in the world. Both the recipients, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

All airports on high alert following Kingfisher flight bomb scare


March 23rd, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 23 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel on Tuesday said that all airports across the country have been put on high alert following the low-intensity country-made bomb that ... Read more...

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Kerala Government orders probe into bomb found inside Kingfisher flight


March 22nd, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthapuram, Mar 22 (ANI): The Kerala Government has constituted a high-level committee headed by Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Jolly Cherian to probe the low-intensity country-made bomb that was found inside a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Kerala’s ancient glory revealed, but creators untraced (Letter From Kerala)


March 18th, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
By B.R.P. Bhaskar Thiruvananthapuram, March 18 (IANS) A multi-disciplinary project launched three years ago has yielded archaeological evidence of Kerala's ancient glory. The official establishment plans to exploit the find to boost tourism ... Read more...

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Kerala to host IT industry conference


December 4th, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 4 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the Kerala government will jointly organise a two-day information technology conference near here starting Dec 10 to deliberate on India's ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pied Piper of Reliance Mobile - the Hrithik look


December 1st, 2009 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
By Arpana New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) There's a new Pied Piper in town. Long curly locks, face covered behind a beard, a flute on his lips, he is here to eradicate "telecom ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Singer Yesudas to help Thekkady boat driver


October 8th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 8 (IANS) Veteran playback singer K.J. Yesudas Thursday said he would provide all legal help to the driver of the ill-fated boat, which capsized Sep 30 at Thekkady lake ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kerala kicks off international tourism road show


September 22nd, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) With Kerala's tourist season round the corner, the state's tourism department, in association with industry stakeholders, has kicked off an international road show in Brussels to promote its ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Contract revised for higher wages


July 15th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
After a series of long discussions on daily wages for the last one month between the Film Producers' Association and Film Technicians' Association, the Kerala Film Producers' Association president G. Suresh Kumar, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chennai hospital hostage drama involving ex-Guyana First Lady ends


June 27th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, June 27 (ANI): The 48-hour-long hostage drama at Chennai's Frontier Lifeline Hospital ended on Saturday after both the NGO and the hospital authorities reached an agreement to allow the ten children ... Read more...

Posted in National |

South Indian Bank excellence awards for five Keralites


February 9th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), Feb 9 (IANS) Kerala-based private lender South Indian Bank (SIB) will honour five "globally acclaimed" Keralites for their life-time contributions to various fields, it was announced Monday.K.M. Cherian (heart surgeon), ... Read more...

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New Zealand prime minister’s arm cast auctioned


February 8th, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Feb 8 (DPA) The plaster cast from New Zealand Prime Minister John Keys' right arm that broke after he fell down the stairs at a Chinese New Year celebration, fetched 18,500.10 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tsunami affected fishermen to visit Vietnam


July 21st, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
By Jayakumar Chennai, July 21 (ANI): Seven Tsunami affected fishermen will soon be visiting Vietnam for a 20-day sojourn to learn modern techniques of catching fish and trawler operations under a government ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Can’t fly to Delhi, so athlete to miss world championship


July 5th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), July 5 (IANS) Chinchu Jose will miss the World Junior Athletics Championships in Poland, because her family failed to raise enough money to fly her to New Delhi, from where ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Congress floats sports organisation in Kerala


April 29th, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by admin
Kochi (Kerala), April 29 (IANS) The Congress party in Kerala is trying out a new strategy to attract youth to its ranks. It has floated an organization to identify new talent in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Official website launched for Volvo Ocean Race India Stopover


April 5th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by admin
By Juhan Samuel Kochi, Apr 5 (ANI): The official Website of the world famous Volvo Ocean Race for its India stopover was recently launched in Kerala. The official website 'volvoracecochin.com' was ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Traders observe shutdown in Kerala


February 23rd, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 23 (IANS) Small and big traders across Kerala observed a shutdown Saturday to demand that retail giants not be allowed to enter the state. The shutdown call was by two ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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