Voltas eyes ₹50-cr business from Kerala this Onam

Voltas eyes ₹50-cr business from Kerala this Onam

Kerala has emerged as the fastest growing market for Voltas Ltd in the air-conditioner segment, registering a 163 per cent growth in Q1 of FY20. According to Pradeep Bakshi, Managing Director and CEO, the company sold 35,000 units in the first quarter and he attributes the growth to factors such as harsh summer, pent up […]

Wipro founder Azim Premji to retire as executive chairman, son Rishad to take over

Wipro founder Azim Premji to retire as executive chairman, son Rishad to take over

IT major Wipro founder Azim H Premji, who turned a small maker of vegetable oil into a USD 8.5 billion software behemoth, will retire as the company head by July-end and handover reins of the firm to his son, Rishad. Premji, who turns 74 next month, will retire as executive chairman upon the completion of […]

College student confirmed to be infected by Nipah virus

College student confirmed to be infected by Nipah virus

Kerala Heath Minister KK Shailaja on Tuesday confirmed that at least one person is infected by Nipah virus in the state. The announcement came after final confirmation from the National Institute of Virology in Pune. Health Minister K K Shailaja earlier said a list of 86 people who have interacted with the student has been […]

India Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Modi Wins again

India Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Modi Wins again

Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: BJP’s vote share crosses half-way mark in several states, close to 50% in UP In its landslide victory, the BJP has seen its vote share soar past 50 per cent in at least 13 states and Union territories, a feat which the rival Congress could manage only in Puducherry. In […]

Nipah Virus, Dangerous and Little Known, Spreads in India

Nipah Virus, Dangerous and Little Known, Spreads in India

A rare, brain-damaging virus that experts consider a possible epidemic threat has broken out in the state of Kerala, India, for the first time, infecting at least 18 people and killing 17 of them, according to the World Health Organization. The Nipah virus naturally resides in fruit bats across South and Southeast Asia, and can […]

Man behind super viral Lord Hanuman poster, now comes up with PM Narendra Modi’s painting

Man behind super viral Lord Hanuman poster, now comes up with PM Narendra Modi’s painting

From no one to probably one of the most popular graphic artists in India, Karan Acharya’s famous Lord Hanuman poster has already created a huge buzz in the market. From no one to probably one of the most popular graphic artists in India, Karan Acharya’s famous Lord Hanuman poster has already created a huge buzz […]

Send Talaq message to his wife on WhatsApp

Send Talaq message to his  wife on WhatsApp

Hardly 10 days after his wedding, an NRI man from Kerala has sent his 21-year-old wife a triple Talaq message from Dubai on WhatsApp. The shocked woman, a BDS student and hailing from Chertala in Alappuzha district, has now approached the Kerala Women’s Commission for help. The young woman in her complaint said her husband […]

Kerala Dalit woman rape-murder case: Govt announces Rs 10 lakh solatium

Kerala Dalit woman rape-murder case: Govt announces Rs 10 lakh solatium

Kerala Government on Wednesday announced a solatium of Rs 10 lakh to the family of the 30-year-old Dalit woman who was brutally raped and murdered at her house in Perumbavoor recently. A government job will also be provided to the sister of the victim, an official press release said. With many persons coming forward to […]

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