Regional News Headlines

Cheapest solar powered eToilet for schools unveiled

Thiruvananthapuram , Sep 30

Eram Scientific, manufacturers of the country's first eToilet, here Tuesday unveiled the world's cheapest unmanned, self-cleaning eToilet with inbuilt solar panel and metallic platform for schools.

Tendulkar unveils Kerala Blasters jersey and anthem

Kochi , Sep 29

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, co-owner of Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Kerala Blasters, Monday unveiled the Kochi-based football team's jersey and the anthem.

AirAsia to recommence Hyderabad-Kuala Lumpur flight

Hyderabad , Sep 29

AirAsia, a leading low cost airline announced the recommencement of its international route from Hyderabad to Kuala Lumpur with daily flights from Dec 8.

School principal in custody for keeping six-year-old in kennel

Thiruvananthapuram , Sep 29

Police Monday took into custody a woman principal of a private, unaided school here after complaints surfaced that she had kept a six-year-old under-kindergarten student in a kennel.

'India's software technology exports rising 8 to 10 percent yearly'

Agartala , Sep 29 India's exports from the Software Technology Parks (STP) across India are rising at a pace of 8 to 10 percent annually and would further increase in the upcoming years as the industry spreads across the country, a senior sector official said.

UST Global unveils telemedicine application for mobile devices

Thiruvananthapuram , Sep 29

UST Global, Kerala's largest IT employer, Monday, unveiled an advanced telemedicine application to help treatment of patients in remote locations, developed in collaboration with Mumbai-based Balabhai Nanavati Hospital's telemedicine centre and BlackBerry India

Kerala Tourism, a hit in Japan

Thiruvananthapuram , Sep 29

Kerala's tradition of ayurveda and its unique backwaters have found numerous admirers in Japan where these were showcased at the state's theme pavilion at one of the biggest travel events in the world.

Google partners for digital Andhra Pradesh project

Visakhapatnam , Sep 29

After partnering for the Digital India initiative of the central government, Internet services giant Google has joined hands with Andhra Pradesh government to provide technology support for a similar project.

Chandy will go Jayalalilthaa way if cases properly probed: Achuthanandan

Thiruvananthapuram , Sep 29

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will go the same way as J. Jayalalithaa if the numerous cases in which he allegedly has a role are properly probed, leader of opposition V.S. Achuthanandan said here Monday.

Yet another custodial torture, this time in Kerala

Kochi , Sep 29 The Kerala government has decided to transfer the case of a 28-year-old housemaid, who has been beaten up by police, to be probed by the crime branch which will take it up Monday. The housemaid was arrested on suspicion that she has stolen jewels from a home where she works.