Some plans even came with an international flavour – like the Masala Bond, with an eye on the Non-Resident Keralites (NRKs), to raise money abroad in Indian rupees.
28 Jan 2019
With the 17th Lok Sabha elections due in April-May, there is no doubt 2019 is going to be a year of reckoning for India. Kerala can be no exception.
01 Jan 2019
The last time Kerala offered a slice of itself by opening a window to the world was on June 10, 1999 when the Cochin International Airport opened shop.
03 Dec 2018
Surely what we do not need is the old state limping on the crutches of its questionable policies.
08 Oct 2018
Kerala claims to be the most advanced state in the country, riding as much on a clutch of human development indices as on its super buying power of expensive jewellery, white goods and fancy automobil
09 Apr 2018
The onset of 2018 would have been witness to a rash of ‘Happy New Year’ resolutions being made in Kerala as in other parts of the world.
08 Jan 2018
Visiting the State secretariat on a Wednesday is often a gainful exercise, purely from the news-gathering point of view, what with the buzz among the bureaucrats, post the weekly cabinet meeting.
20 Feb 2017
Close to a month has passed since the great demonetisation -- which I shall abbreviate to demone for brevity -- and the results in Kerala are a mixed bag.
05 Dec 2016