Kerala News Headlines

Second edition of Kerala Blog Express flagged off

Thiruvananthapuram , March 3

Kerala Blog Express 2.0, the second edition of the campaign promoted by Kerala Tourism to enable some of the world's foremost online travel writers to explore the state, was flagged off here on Tuesday.

Is Dalmiya ready for long haul?

New Delhi

Call him wily, Machiavelli, manipulator, Chanakya what you may, Jagmohan Dalmiya worked out his math to return as president of the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI). He knows the weaknesses of his colleagues in the board and turned the situation to his advantage.

'MasterChef India 4' jets off to Dubai

New Delhi , March 3

Cooking-based reality TV show "MasterChef India 4" is heading to Dubai with the contestants in search of Middle Eastern flavours. Celebrity chef Vikas Khanna, a judge on the show, says they will explore the rich cuisine with a focus on local delicacies and its original flavour.

Wipro partners with Dutch firm for analytics solutions

Bengaluru , March 2

Wipro Ltd. on Monday announced a partnering with the Netherlands-based Flytxt to jointly develop solutions for mobile consumer analytics.

Will work for cricket's improvement, says new BCCI vice president

Chennai/Thiruvananthapuram , March 2

Newly elected vice president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), T.C. Mathew said on Monday he will use his position to work for the overall improvement of the sport in general and in Kerala.

Chandy seeks help for nurses stranded in Libya

New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram , March 3

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has sought the help of Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj to evacuate 80 nurses from Kerala who are stranded in Benghazi Medical Centre, Libya.

Want debate on political parties' rights: Congress

Thiruvananthapuram , March 3

V.M. Sudheeran, the head of the Congress' Kerala unit, on Tuesday called for a debate on the rights and responsibilities of political parties vis-a-vis the judiciary.

10 plays selected for Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards

New Delhi , March 3

Ten plays from India's diverse cultural and linguistic belt have been shortlisted for the prestigious Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards (META). They would be staged in the capital from March 21, the organisers said on Tuesday.

No change in government employees' retirement age: Chandy

Thiruvananthapuram , March 2

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy clarified on Monday that his government has no plans to increase the retirement age of state government employees.

Dalmiya elected BCCI president, Anurag secretary

Chennai , March 2

After a gap of over 10 years, Jagmohan Dalmiya made an uncontested comeback as full time president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), while Anurag Thakur became the secretary at the board's 85th annual general meeting (AGM) here on Monday.