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UP Police book four Kerala Journalists under sedition charges who came to Hathras

Uttar Pradesh police on Wednesday booked four persons including Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan on sedition and other charges at Maant police station in Mathura, two days after they were held while on their way to Hathras.   According to the FIR, charges under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and the IT Act have also Read More…

Australia & New Zealand Europe South India Votes & Polls Women

Women emerges 52% empowered as Top world Thinkers 2020 : Prospect UK

British magazine Prospect magazine has selected ‘top 50 thinkers 2020’ including philosophers, intellectuals, artists, scientists and writers through voting by the readers and based on the opinion of the panel of experts and editors. More than 20,000 votes were cast and counted in a public ballot to finalise the list, according to the magazine.   Read More…

Companies Industries Protest South India

Kerala Assembly passed resolution to stop adanisation and hand over Thiruvanthapuram Airport to State government

In. a major embarrassment to BJP led centre Modi government the Kerala Assembly passed a unanimous resolution on Monday, demanding the withdrawal of the Union Cabinet’s decision to lease out the international airport at Thiruvanthapuram to Adani Enterprises Ltd.   Chief Minister Pinarayai Vijayan moved the resolution and said the Centre should re-examine its decision Read More…

Companies High Court Indian Subcontinent Industries

BJP Govt lack patience for Court verdict in privatisation of airports but swift to lease for 50 years

At a time Privatisation of airports has been challenged in high courts in Assam and Kerala citing security reasons, scam  and privacy violations on the cards ., The airports in Jaipur, Thiruvanthapuram and Guwahati airports will be leased to private companies for development, operation and maintenance on a public-private partnership (PPP) model for 50 years, Read More…

Accidents South India

Kerala flight crash : 74 injured passengers have been discharged

Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri had said on Saturday that 149 people have been admitted to hospitals, 74 have been discharged, while three are critically injured in the B737 plane crash.   “As on date, 74 injured passengers have been discharged from various hospitals after obtaining their complete fitness,” it added.   The Air Read More…

Accidents Industries Life Style South India

Air India plane breaks in two at Calicut inclusive of pilot 17 dead

An Indian government operated Air India Express plane with 190 people on board has crashed at an airport in the southern state of Kerala, killing at least 17 people, Airport officials confirmed .   The Boeing 737 Flight IX 1134 was carrying 184 passengers, including 10 infants, and six crew.   The aircraft crashed at Read More…

Environment Nature

Heavy Rainfall Kerala 11 districts received yellow alert from IMD

Most parts of Kerala have been receiving heavy rainfall since Saturday evening and the Indian Meteorological Department has sounded yellow alert for 11 districts for next couple of days.   Alappuzha, Kottayam, Pathanamthitta, Ernakulam, Idukki, Thrissur, Malappuram, Kozhikode, Kannur and Kasargod are expected to get heavy rainfall. These districts will get heavy rainfall of 64.5 Read More…