Fire destroys two factories in Kochi’s Edayar industrial development area

No casualties have been reported. Two factories in the Edayar industrial development area near Kalamassery were gutted in a massive fire that broke out after midnight on Saturday. No casualties have been reported. The factories — a chemicals unit manufacturing thinner for painting and other purposes, and a rubber processing unit — were completely destroyed … Read more Fire destroys two factories in Kochi’s Edayar industrial development area

Kozhikode’s infrastructure gets a major boost in State Budget

Unlike the previous years, the State Budget presented by Finance Minister T.M. Thomas Isaac in the Assembly on Friday gave prominence to infrastructure development in Kozhikode district. A whopping allocation of ₹700 crore has been proposed for the development of 10 roads in the city and suburbs. This was in connection with the second phase … Read more Kozhikode’s infrastructure gets a major boost in State Budget

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy | Kerala continues its giant-killing act

Defeats Delhi by chasing down a huge target, thanks to Uthappa and Vinod’s exploits. Kerala’s giant- killing act continued at the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament in Mumbai. A day after stunning Mumbai, Sanju Samson’s men crushed a star-studded Delhi by six wickets on Friday to register its third straight win. Kerala moved to … Read more Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy | Kerala continues its giant-killing act

Kerala Suffered Rs 1.56 Lakh Crore Revenue Loss Due to Covid-19 Pandemic, Lockdown: Finance Minister Isaac

Already ravaged by Ockhi Cyclone and two consecutive floods during the previous years, Kerala has suffered a revenue loss of Rs 1.56 lakh crore due to the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown, state Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac said on Thursday. Isaac, who tabled the Left government’s Economic Review 2020 in the state assembly, … Read more Kerala Suffered Rs 1.56 Lakh Crore Revenue Loss Due to Covid-19 Pandemic, Lockdown: Finance Minister Isaac

Congress Links Kerala Chief Minister to Gold Smuggling Case, Stage Walkout from Assembly

The Congress-led UDF opposition on Wednesday lashed out at Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan over the controversial gold smuggling case and staged a walkout in the assembly as their demand for discussion over the issue was rejected by the Speaker. An unshaken Chief Minister, however, gave a tit-for-tat reply to the opposition in the zero … Read more Congress Links Kerala Chief Minister to Gold Smuggling Case, Stage Walkout from Assembly

Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Azharuddeen smashes 37-ball century as Kerala beat Mumbai by 8 wickets | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Kerala rode on opener Mohammed Azharuddeen‘s whirlwind unbeaten 137 off 54 balls to beat Mumbai by 8 wickets as they comfortably chased a stiff target of 197 in just 15.5 overs in an evening Group E game in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy on Wednesday. Azharuddeen hammered nine fours and eleven sixes, and completed … Read more Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Azharuddeen smashes 37-ball century as Kerala beat Mumbai by 8 wickets | Cricket News – Times of India

Sea Vigil coastal security exercise concludes | India News – Times of India

KOCHI: The coastal defence exercise Sea Vigil 2021, conducted by the Indian Navy in close coordination with Indian Coast Guard, State Governments and Union Territories concluded on Wednesday. It was the second edition of the largest coastal defence exercise in the country that was conducted pan India in all coastal states and UTs of India. … Read more Sea Vigil coastal security exercise concludes | India News – Times of India

Kerala allowed to borrow ₹2,261 cr. more

The Finance Ministry has enhanced Kerala’s borrowing limit by ₹2,261 crore, after the State joined seven others in completing reforms to improve the ease of doing business as stipulated by the Centre. States have so far been granted an additional borrowing limit of about ₹23,100 crore linked to this aspect of the conditional reform-linked borrowings … Read more Kerala allowed to borrow ₹2,261 cr. more

Rahul Gandhi to begin Congress’ election campaign for Tamil Nadu on Pongal

New Delhi: Ahead of the upcoming Assembly elections this year, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to kick-start his party`s election campaign from Tamil Nadu on January 14. According to the party sources, “Rahul Gandhi will start his election campaign from Tamil Nadu this month. He will reach the state on January 14 to attend … Read more Rahul Gandhi to begin Congress’ election campaign for Tamil Nadu on Pongal