Air Kerala to start operations: CM
The Kerala government will soon launch domestic services of its proposed airline “Air Kerala” for fulfilling the mandatory requirement of the country’s civil aviation norm stipulating five year domestic operations before international flight services, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Friday.
“Though we have approached the union government for a relaxation in this norm, we are yet to get a reply from them in this regard. However, we have decided to go ahead with the project ... Read More
Trinity Marthoma Church wins SOL-Season 2
Kottayam: Trinity Marthoma Church, Chengannur, sang it out loud and clear, and emerged winners of Sing Out Loud, Season 2, the carol contest organised by Onmanorama, the English portal of Manorama Online.
St. Mary's Orthodox Cathedral Church, Ernakulam, and St. Thomas CSI Church, Kumaranalloor, won the second and third places respectively at the grand finale held at the Malayala Manorama office here on Saturday evening.
The finalists were selected from over 200 troupes all over India and ... Read More
Five lakh devotees take dip in GangaSagar on Makar Sankranti
Sagar Island: About five lakh devotees on Wednesday took holy dip in the confluence of the river Ganga and the Bay of Bengal on the auspicious occasion of 'Makar Sankranti'.
With this, the total number of pilgrims, coming from different parts of the country and abroad, who took holy dip here since January 10 rose to eight lakh, District Magistrate Sanjay Basu said.
The number of devotees will rise as the 'Makar Snan' began at 1.30 pm ... Read More
My most important mission right now is Delhi elections: CEC Bramha
New Delhi: HS Bramha, who assumed charge as the Chief Election Commissioner on Friday, said that his main target is to conduct the upcoming Delhi Assembly polls in a 'perfect manner'.
"My most important mission right now is Delhi state elections, our aim is conduct these elections in free and perfect manner," he said.
Bramha further said he was extremely humbled by the great opportunity and responsibility given to him by the government.
"The Election Commission of India ... Read More
BJP loses all 7 seats in Varanasi cantonment polls
Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Narendra ModiIn a major shock to the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, all the party candidates were defeated in the cantonment board elections of Varanasi on Monday.
As per reports, independent candidates have emerged winners in all seven wards.
The polling took place on Sunday amid unprecedented security.
The cantonment board area comes under PM Modi's Lok Sabha constituency.
At least 36 candidates had contested the polls in all seven ... Read More
Delhi campaign: Modi targets 'anarchist' Kejriwal
Source : PTI
New Delhi: Kickstarting BJP's poll campaign for Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today wooed voters with a host of promises as he singled out 'anarchist' AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal for attack and asked voters to punish him for 'wasting' one year.
Without naming Kejriwal or his party, Modi said at a rally here that if the AAP leader wants to be an 'anarchist' as he has claimed to be, he should go to jungles ... Read More
India: News channels support massacre victim families
By Nava Thakuria
Amidst all the allegations against Assam based private news channels that those beam only negative and inflammable reports in the time of crisis, the channel managements took up a noble mission to help the affected families of militants’ massacre in various remote parts of the State. Digesting the persistent criticisms from the viewers, the northeast India based regional news channels not only discriminate the information about the gory incidents, but also appealed ... Read More
Adivasis targeted before Christmas in northeast India
By Nava Thakuria
The Adivasi settlers in western and northern Assam, who are mostly Christians, were targeted by the tribal militants on December 23 evening killing over 80 people including village women and minor children.
The Assam police suspect it’s a handiwork of breakaway faction of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB), which opposes peace talks with the Union government in New Delhi. Led by IK Songbijit, the banned outfit is termed responsible for the killing ... Read More
3rd Indo-Pak Calendar Launched in New Delhi
Aaghaz-e-Dosti, a joint Indo-Pak initiative of India-based Mission Bhartiyam and Pakistan-based The Catalyst - TC, every year launches a calendar in India and Pakistan, titled as 'Calendar for Peace & Love'. This calendar includes selected paintings of students from India and Pakistan and is launched followed by a seminar ‘Sharing of Hopes’. This calendar also includes messages from renowned personalities working on the peace from both the countries. The importance of the calendar is that ... Read More
Clinical Engineering and Management at HLL Academy
Delhi/ Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 29: HLL Academy, the academic wing of central mini-ratna PSU HLL Lifecare Limited, has announced the commencement of admissions for the second batch of one-year diploma courses in clinical engineering and management.
The academy offers Post Graduate Diploma Course in Clinical Engineering and Management (PGDCEM) and Advanced Diploma Course in Clinical Engineering and Management (ADCEM) for engineering graduates and diploma holders.
Candidates with an engineering degree in Biomedical, Electronics, Electrical, Mechanical, Instrumentation or Chemical ... Read More