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Health expert suggests revamp of fever diagnosis system

For the past two decades, various kinds of fever have been reported in the state.

11 Jun 2018

Kerala Health Department: These doctors were the first to figure out this infection was different

While the Health Department has earned platitudes for identifying Nipah virus as the reason for the fever deaths, credit goes to three doctors at Baby Memorial Hospital here for pointing out

25 May 2018

Nipah virus: Health Department, Cyberdome join hands to counter fake messages

In the wake of the spread of fake messages about the Nipah virus, the Health Department and Cyberdome have decided to jointly fight such false campaigns.

23 May 2018

Roller skating buffs in Kerala face a roller coaster ride

Amid calls from medical experts for encouraging physical activity among kids, the popular sport of roller skating has been plagued by the absence of scientifically constructed roller skating rinks.

23 Apr 2018

This ‘smart bag’ can keep track of your kids

AT a time when the safety of children is a major concern of parents, two students of Class X have developed a ‘smart bag’ to ensure their safety.

21 Apr 2018

Ethical hacker from Kerala in Oracle’s hall of fame

Rishi Mohandas, an independent security researcher hailing from Payyanur in Kannur has found a place in the ‘hall of fame 2018’ list of IT giant Oracle for reporting a bug in its website.

21 Apr 2018

A collection of historical moments frozen in time

G Ravishankar, a former sound engineer at AVM Productions, has a rare collection of former
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and actor MGR’s pictures which he plans to donate to MGR Memorial

18 Apr 2018

Summer vacation? It’s time to code apps and design robots

The camps provide awareness and hands-on training also in machine learning and mobile app development.

13 Apr 2018

Kerala initiative to train, help female masons hits the wall

Inexperience and lack of confidence coupled with dearth of sufficient work has affected Kudumbashree’s initiative to provide training in masonry to females and other workers in Kerala.

18 Feb 2018

Special Idea Day to give startups a fillip

 The Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) is planning to organise a special Idea Day event to shortlist college students’ startups and business ideas for providing innovation funds which will scale u

15 Feb 2018

Kudumbashree’s bid to break the glass ceiling comes undone due to lack of work

A combination of inexperience and lack of confidence coupled with dearth of sufficient work has given a body blow to Kudumbashree’s path-breaking initiave to provide training in masonry t

13 Feb 2018

i, Robot: HIRO among panelists at startup meet in Kochi

Kochi has been hosting events in variety areas and of different magnitudes, but the one scheduled for February 23 should surely stand out.

08 Feb 2018

Native spices get a new gene bank

The immense effort that goes into setting up a gene bank is such that it can be termed as a mission.

01 Jan 2018

Bit by bit, Kerala's IT firms switch to cryptocurrency

IT firms in Kerala prefer Bitcoin because it helps them receive funds from clients within minutes compared to conventional banking channels.

28 Dec 2017

Women entrepreneurs yet to make a steady start 

In a state with a high sex ratio, women are still eons away from cracking open the male-dominated start-up glass ceiling.

19 Nov 2017