Rajesh Abraham

State bets big on genome data push with Kerala Genome Centre

The data at KGDC would be generated by sequencing samples from a variety of sources, including humans, animals, plants, and environmental samples.

15 hours ago

Kochi's Brahmapuram dump yard fire an ‘environmental disaster’

Experts call for investigation to unearth the cause of blaze and find if there were any shortcomings in its handling

18 Mar 2023

Expert panel all set to prepare draft on Kerala’s ESG plan

Panel to meet for the first time on Friday; it will discuss policy to be adopted that will make the state a responsible and high-growth investment destination

07 Mar 2023

Weak sentiment forces 4 Kerala companies to defer IPO

Last week, Joyalukkas India Ltd, the Thrissur-based jeweller, announced that it was scrapping its Rs 2,300 crore IPO.

03 Mar 2023

PSUs should stand on their feet: Kerala Industries Minister

TNIE catches up with Industries Minister P Rajeeve for a quick chat 

02 Mar 2023

To make research & ideas work, Kerala govt plans industrial parks on varsity lands

This is aimed to enable industrial and commercial applications of research breakthroughs achieved in these institutions.

27 Feb 2023

New book triggers controversy over origins of Christianity in India

Historians researching the Church, however, have questioned the findings. Philip says his study is based on archeological and linguistic studies concerning Christianity.

25 Feb 2023

Bambara seed milk, jackfruit items from Kochi taste global success

As per the firm, around 1,500 tonnes of milk can be extracted per year from Bambara groundnuts imported from contract farms in Ghana and Nigeria.

18 Feb 2023

Error 404: Efforts to popularise apps not found

But first, let’s take a look at some of the apps that the government has launched or is planning to launch.

16 Feb 2023

Experts call budget inflationary; Congress plans agitation in Kerala

Fuel, liquor to cost more; tax on vehicles increased.Balagopal targets additional revenue to fund programmes.

04 Feb 2023

Budget: Expect tightrope walk by Balagopal

Prof Kannan said the budget should announce steps to phase out off-budget borrowings to restore the sanctity of the government budgetary system.

03 Feb 2023

Time for K-boost by listing priorities, focusing on implementation of announced projects and schemes  

Ernakulam district is the powerhouse of Kerala. And, if the state’s economy needs to blast off, Kochi’s development has to fire on all cylinders.

03 Feb 2023

As focus shifts away from archives, Kerala state’s rich history at risk of erasure 

Department is now more concerned about building heritage centres and museums across Kerala

30 Jan 2023

Elizabeth Idiculla was denied HC judge post, claims daughter’s book

Elizabeth served as the Ernakulam principal district and sessions judge from August 31, 1979, to May 17, 1980.

25 Jan 2023

A home for the aged

Joseph Alex left his corporate job behind to start a care home and provide dignified treatment to the elderly and the disabled

24 Jan 2023