Bengal has made up its mind for ‘poriborton’: PM Modi

Bengal has made up its mind for ‘poriborton’: PM Modi

Kolkata: Launching a scathing attack on the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal, Prime Minster Narendra Modi said on Monday that the people of the state have made up their mind for a real ‘poriborton’ (change). “Bengal has made up its mind for poriborton and the BJP will bring ‘aashol poriborton’ (real change) […]

Karnataka violates unlock guidelines; closes borders with Kerala

Karnataka violates unlock guidelines; closes borders with Kerala

Kasaragod: The Karnataka government on Monday closed the borders with Kerala restricting free movement between the two states. The roads including national highways were blocked pointing out the Covid-19 spread in Kerala. RT-PCR test was made compulsory for those crossing borders at four points including Thalappady along the NH. It is alleged that Karnataka is […]

Puducherry Congress government loses confidence vote; CM resigns

Puducherry: The Congress-led government in Puducherry on Monday lost the confidence vote sought by Chief Minister V Narayanasamy, in the face of its depleted strength of 11 against the opposition’s 14 following resignation of ruling dispensation MLAs, including a DMK legislator. Though Narayanasamy moved the motion seeking the confidence vote minutes after the Assembly met for […]

Fashionable to oppose whatever Modi govt does; no intolerance in country: E Sreedharan

Fashionable to oppose whatever Modi govt does; no intolerance in country: E Sreedharan

New Delhi: It has become a fashion to oppose whatever the Modi government is doing, BJP-bound technocrat E Sreedharan said on Friday as he strongly supported the contentious new farm laws and asserted that there is no “intolerance” in the country. He also said any attempt to malign the government before a foreign dispensation or medium […]

NASA Mars Rover Perseverance Makes Historic Landing on Red Planet, Shares First Photo

NASA Mars Rover Perseverance Makes Historic Landing on Red Planet, Shares First Photo

NASA’s Mars rover Perseverance is one step ahead of Elon Musk when it comes to getting to the red planet, which it called it’s ‘forever home.’ Perseverance, the most advanced astrobiology laboratory ever sent to another world, streaked through the Martian atmosphere on Thursday and landed safely on the floor of a vast crater, its […]

Music composer Isaac Thomas Kottukapally passes away

Music composer Isaac Thomas Kottukapally passes away

Chennai: Music composer and screen writer Isaac Thomas Kottukapally passed away here on Thursday. He has won National Film Award for background score for the movie ‘Adaminte Makan Abu’. He is also a five time winner of state film awards. Isaac Thomas composed music for several movies including ‘Kuttisranku’, ‘Bhavam’, ‘Sancharam’, ‘Kunjananthante Kada’, ‘Parudeesa’, ‘Veettilekkulla Vazhi’, […]

LDF govt created 44,000 posts, issued 1.59 lakh advice memos, claims CM

LDF govt created 44,000 posts, issued 1.59 lakh advice memos, claims CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has dismissed the allegations regarding backdoor appointments neglecting PSC, by explaining the statistics of appointments in the public sector in the past years. He criticised the Opposition for staging protest over PSC appointments to defame LDF government ahead of the assembly polls. Pinarayi Vijayan raised a sharp criticism against former Chief […]

Nedumkandam custodial death: Cabinet approves recommendation to dismiss police personnel

Nedumkandam custodial death: Cabinet approves recommendation to dismiss police personnel

Thiruvananthapuram: The cabinet meeting on Monday approved the recommendation made by the probe commission to terminate the service of the police personnel involved in the Nedumkandam custodial death case. The report filed by Retired Justice K Narayanakuruppu with the findings and recommendations regarding the custodial death of Rajkumar of Kolahalamedu in Idukki was unanimously accepted. […]