N V Ravindranathan Nair

Overcoming locomotive challenges

TCS develops an app benefiting  the differently-abled children to overcome restriction in movement

13 Sep 2017

Kerala Administrative Tribunal orders govt to create supernumerary posts

Finally, bringing justice to the hapless physically handicapped  candidates included in the rank-list for the Deputy Collector’s post, the  Kerala Administrative Tribunal has ordered the state governm

10 Sep 2017

BJP state unit to ‘welcome’ Alphons Kannanthanam

Leaving behind initial reluctance, the state BJP has decided to hold a reception for the new Minister of State for Tourism and IT

08 Sep 2017

Government unveils diamond jubilee fellowship for 1,000  aspiring artists

In a noval move aimed at promoting art and culture and to boost the cultural capital , the government has come out with the ‘Diamond Jubilee Fellowship for aspiring artists’.

04 Sep 2017

BJP rubbishes faction feuds for delaying Janaraksha rally in Kerala

The  postponement of the Janaraksha rally planned by BJP state president Kummanam  Rajasekharan from September 13 to 26 to October has put the party in a fix.

31 Aug 2017

Faction feud hots up in Kerala BJP; ‘parivar baitak’ to address issue

The group rivalry in the state BJP has intensified with the V Muralidharan faction training guns on party president Kummanam Rajasekharan for soft-pedalling on the medical college scam.

26 Aug 2017

Enjoying a fresh AIR of credibility for 60 years

The All-India Radio’s (AIR) Regional News being broadcast from its Thiruvananthapuram station will turn 60 years on Tuesday on the 70th Independence Day.

15 Aug 2017

Violence against cadre: Amit Shah to take out march from Kannur to Thiruvananthapuram 

 As part of efforts to bring the political violence being unleashed against its cadre to national attention, BJP national president Amit Shah will lead a march from Kannur to  Thiruvananthapuram.

13 Aug 2017

BJP national brass for stern action to snuff out feud in state unit

Members of the BJP state brass irrespective of stature will be held accountable for their actions.

11 Aug 2017

Jaitley’s visit will keep the issue of political violence boiling

 With Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley scheduled arrival here on Sunday to visit the  house of slain RSS basti karyavah Rajesh at Sreekariyam, the BJP and the RSS are planning to keep alive the iss

06 Aug 2017

Move to bypass PSC secretary in approving advice memos alleged

Moves are afoot to cut short the powers of the PSC secretary under the cover of an order aimed at rearrangement of responsibilities at the PSC headquarters.

04 Aug 2017

New PSC members’ list: Governor’s query may prompt a relook

Governor P Sathasivam’s returning of the file seeking approval for seven new PSC members asking whether the relevant criteria had been complied with may prompt the government to have a relook at the l

02 Aug 2017

BJP charm offensive in state from Tuesday

The BJP state unit will unleash a two-week-long mega campaign from August 1 as part of  efforts to regain the confidence of party workers and general public in the wake of the  medical college scam wh

02 Aug 2017

He dared to ask Rafi for a second take

The name of filmmaker Kabeer Raother may not be familiar to Malayali film buffs.

29 Jul 2017

Medical College bribery  row: Ramesh breaks down before leaders, demands strong action

BJP state general secretary M T Ramesh, whose name figured in the inquiry report on the Medical College bribery issue, has threatened to quit the party in case strong action is not initiated against t

23 Jul 2017

‘Muslim birth rates almost equals Hindus; Christian birth rate falls’

Sustaining the upward growth rate of Muslim population in the state, the recent Vital statistics Report published by the Director of Panchayats is pointing at a steep climb in child birth rate among the Muslim community, almost equalling the rate of the majority Hindu community.

14 Jul 2017

Govt mulls ordinance to put an end to destructive fishing practices

To end destructive fishing practices once and for all, the government will promulgate an ordinance banning the use of unscientific fishing methods and catching of fish hatchlings.

09 Jul 2017

In its diamond jubilee, PSC stays a cut above the rest

Almost all government departments and a majority of statutory bodies have entrusted PSC with their appointments.

07 Jul 2017

‘Bureaucracy impeding Kerala’s growth’

Says Dr Abraham Joseph, former chief socio-economic advisor to UN in an exclusive interview with ‘Express’.

05 Jul 2017

SIC sec’s clarification note stirs up a hornet’s nest
 

The State Information Commission (SIC) Secretary’s clarification note on Section 6(3) of the RTI Act has sparked a row with RTI activists flaying it as an ill-advised move.  

04 Jul 2017

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