Category: Spotlight

elephants

Dudhwa Tiger Reserve Home to 100 Elephants, Say Experts

Project Elephant conducted a synchronised pachyderm census in all states.

Sreepadmanabha

Royal Family Opposes Move to Open Vault B in Sree Padmanabha Temple

Thiruvananthapuram: The royal family of erstwhile Travancore has opposed the move to open Vault B inside the Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple here. Her Highness Aswathi...

Nimmy Melvin-main

Nurtured by Nature

Nimmy's work has been selected for the group show with 28 other international artists.

smoke

Dutch Bank Bans Loans to Tobacco Industry on Health Grounds

Amsterdam: The Netherlands’ third-largest bank ABN Amro said Wednesday that it is ratcheting up its battle against smoking and will no longer extend credit to clients...

Netanyahu

Modi Gifts Relics, Scroll from Kerala to Israel PM Netanyahu

Tel Aviv/Jerusalem: Prime Minister Narendra Modi last night gifted two sets of relics from Kerala, including sets of copper plates and a scroll, to his Israeli...

Thunchath Echuthachhan Malayalam University

Basheer Puraskaram for Malayalam Varsity

This is the first time that the award is being presented to an institution.

blogger

Vietnamese Blogger Jailed for 10 Years for ‘Defaming’ Regime

Hanoi: A prominent Vietnamese blogger has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after being found guilty of distorting government policies and defaming the communist...

dileep-nadirsha

Reaction in Public Forbidden; Sabotage Bid Against Probe to Lead to Arrest, Dileep Warned

Kochi: Actor Dileep and director Nadirsha were let off after protracted interrogation and warning by the police, according to media reports. They were quizzed in...

Israel

Israeli Airline can’t Make Women Move Seats for Religious Reasons: Court

Jerusalem: An 82-year-old Holocaust survivor and a former lawyer, Renee Rabinowitz, has successfully sued Israel’s national carrier El Al, for gender discrimination....

Child

More Than 5m Children Need Urgent Humanitarian Aid in Iraq, Says UNICEF

Baghdad: More than five million children are in urgent need of aid in Iraq, the United Nations said today, describing the war on Islamic State as “one of the most...