Kerala News Headlines

ISL: Kerala Blasters pip Atletico De Kolkata 2-1

Kochi , Nov 21

Riding on two first-half strikes, Kerala Blasters FC Friday pipped Atletico De Kolkata 2-1 in an Indian Super League encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here.

Strong evidence against bureaucrat: Kerala home minister

Kottayam (Kerala)

Kottayam (Kerala) Nov 21 (IANS) The vigilance raid conducted at the home of top Kerala bureaucrat T.O. Sooraj was based on a complaint and there is strong evidence against him, said Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala Friday.

Obama awards national science medal to Indian American scientist

Washington , Nov 21 US President Barack Obama awarded the National Medal of Science to Indian American scientist Thomas Kailath for his transformative contribution to science and technology.

No environmental clearance for Aranmula airport: SC

New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram , Nov 21

The proposed Rs.2,000-crore KGS Aranmula international airport project in Kerala Friday got a jolt when the Supreme Court upheld the verdict of the Chennai bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) which cancelled the environmental clearance that it secured.

Kerala launches first non-IT focused incubation, mentoring hub

Kochi , Nov 21

An IT initiative was launched in Kerala Friday which will incubate, mentoring of non-IT entrepreneurs, right from an idea to a sustainable business venture.

Water level at Mullaperiyar dam touches 142 feet

Idukki ( Kerala)

Idukki ( Kerala) Nov 21 (IANS) The water level at the Mullaperiyar dam touched 142 feet Friday, following which the Tamil Nadu government sounded a warning to the Kerala authorities that the shutters of the dam might be opened.

Water level touches 142 ft in Mullaperiyar Dam

Chennai , Nov 21

After three decades and a lengthy legal battle between Tamil Nadu and Kerala, the water storage level in Mullaperiyar Dam touched 142 feet Friday.

CII to support agricultural sector's growth

Chandigarh , Nov 21

Stating that India's productivity in foodgrains per hectare was much lower than other countries, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Friday said that it would support the agriculture sector's surge towards growth.

Top honour for Indian-origin scientist in US

Washington , Nov 21

Thomas Kailath, an Indian origin scientist has been awarded the top presidential medal for transformative contributions to the fields of science and technology in the US.

More Indo-French science collaborations for Northeast

Kolkata , Nov 20

Working with India's leading research centres, the Indo-French Centre for the Promotion of Advanced Research (CEFIPRA) is seeking more scientific partnerships for the country's remote areas, particularly the northeast states, an official said here Thursday.