Category: Spotlight


Disposal of E-Waste from Schools, Edu Offices Begins in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Government has initiated a statewide campaign of disposing of e-waste from 10,000 odd schools and educational offices in association with...


Right to Privacy A Fundamental Right: Supreme Court

New Delhi: In a significant ruling, a nine-judge Bench of the Supreme Court today upheld the right to privacy as a fundamental right under the Constitution. The apex...


Supreme Court Suspends Muslim Divorce Law for Six Months

  New Delhi: Supreme Court today blocked the use of a Muslim divorce law until the Central government frames new legislation, a partial victory for Muslim women,...


First Haj Flight of 2017 from Kerala to Take Off on August 13

The Haj flight will be flagged off by Local Administration Minister Dr K T Jaleel.


3K Aspiring Technopreneurs to Participate in KSUM IEDC 2017 in Kochi

KSUM-organised event will see participation from over 3,000 aspiring technopreneurs.


KSEB to Set up Electric Car Charging Stations in Capital

Thiruvananthapuram: In a first, the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) will set up charging stations for electric cars in Thiruvananthapuram soon. It will come up at...

Climate change

Planet has Just 5pc Chance of Reaching Paris Climate Goal: Study

Washington: There is only a 5pc chance that the Earth will avoid warming by at least 2C come the end of the century, according to new research that paints a sobering...


Arundhati Roy’s New Novel Features in Man Booker Prize 2017 List

London: Twenty years after Arundhati Roy won the Man Booker prize for her debut novel “The God of Small Things”, the Kerala-born Indian author has been...

akhtar at the book release

No Medium Can Replace Books: Javed Akhtar

It’s not a surprise that I write. It would have been surprising if I wouldn’t have become a writer.


Cat Who was ‘Mayor’ of Alaskan Town for 20 Yrs Dies

Talkeetna: Stubbs, the honorary feline mayor of the Alaska town of Talkeetna, has died at the age of 20, reported the Guardian. The animal’s owners announced the...