PM pitches for double-digit GDP growth, raising India’s share in world trade

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for targeting double-digit GDP growth for breaking into the USD 5 trillion economy club and said India’s share in world trade has to more than double to 3.4 per cent. Speaking after laying the foundation stone of Vanijya Bhawan, a new office complex of the Ministry of Commerce [...]

Dealing with terrorists refusing to surrender not ‘muscular policy’: Jaitley

X News Features Movies Money Sports Tech Health Travel Books Food Education Agri Gallery Videos Columns Offbeat Astrology E-Paper Malayalam News Live News Congress leaders have expressed fears that it might result in return of the ‘muscular policy’ to deal with the Kashmir problem. PTI Photo New Delhi: Hitting out at Congress and human rights groups, [...]

Latvian woman’s murder: Petition seeking CBI probe filed in HC

X News Features Movies Money Sports Tech Health Travel Books Food Education Agri Gallery Videos Columns Offbeat Astrology E-Paper Malayalam News Live News Kochi: A petition has been filed in the Kerala High Court seeking a CBI probe into the murder of a Latvian woman at Kovalam. The petition has been filed by the Latvian [...]

Varappuzha custodial death: Magistrate gives statement against SI Deepak

X News Features Movies Money Sports Tech Health Travel Books Food Education Agri Gallery Videos Columns Offbeat Astrology E-Paper Malayalam News Live News Kochi: Former North Paravoor magistrate M Smitha has given statement against SI Deepak who is accused in the Varappuzha custodial death case. The magistrate has given statement that SI Deepak had brutally assaulted persons [...]

Cardinal Alencherry quits as Apostolic Administrator of Ernakulam–Angamaly Archdiocese

X News Features Movies Money Sports Tech Health Travel Books Food Education Agri Gallery Videos Columns Offbeat Astrology E-Paper Malayalam News Live News Kochi: Cardinal Mar George Alencherry has quit the post of Apostolic Administrator of the Ernakulam-Angamaly Archdiocese. Bishop Mar Jacob Manathodath has been appointed as the new Apostolic Administrator of the Archdiocese. Cardinal Alencherry [...]

Australian court sentences Kerala woman, lover to over 20 years in jail

KOCHI: An Australian court on Wednesday sentenced a 32-year-old woman from Kerala and her lover to over 20 years in prison for murdering her husband in October 2015. According to sources, Sofia was sentenced to 22 years, while her lover Arun Kamalassanan got a jail term of 27 years for poisoning Sam Abraham with cyanide-laced [...]

Malayalam Magazine’s Cover Of A Woman Breastfeeding Is Not Obscene, Kerala High Court Rules

The magazine cover of a woman breastfeeding a child is not “obscene,” the Kerala High Court has ruled. “What may be obscene to some, may be artistic to other, one man’s vulgarity is another man’s lyric,” the court said, as quoted by The Indian Express. In February, the cover photo of actor Gilu Joseph breastfeeding [...]

Supreme Court ruling on Martha’s Vineyard man could change how some deportation proceedings are initiated

The US Supreme Court ruled Thursday in favor of a Brazilian immigrant who lives on Martha’s Vineyard in his fight against deportation, a decision that legal specialists said will force immigration officials to change how some deportation proceedings are initiated. Under US immigration law, receiving a notice to appear in immigration court prevents some who [...]

Nearly 100 Indians held at US detention centres, India establishes contact

Washington: The Indian mission in the US has established contact with two immigration detention centres where nearly 100 Indians, mostly from Punjab, are detained for illegally entering the country through its southern border. According to officials, around 40-45 Indians are at a federal detention centre in the Southern American State of New Mexico while 52 [...]

ADGP’s daughter’s counter complaint against Gavaskar to backfire

X News Features Movies Money Sports Tech Health Travel Books Food Education Agri Gallery Videos Columns Offbeat Astrology E-Paper Malayalam News Live News Thiruvananthapuram: The complaint registered against the police driver Gavasker by ADGP’s daughter is likely to face a setback in the court. ADGP’s daughter filed a counter complaint at the Museum police station [...]

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