In yet another 'ransomeware' cyberattack in Kerala, six computers of the Southern Railway office were hit here today by the 'WannaCry' virus, but there was no data loss, railway officials said.
India looks likely to receive higher monsoon rainfall than previously forecast as concern over the El Nino weather condition has eased, K.J. Ramesh, director general of the state-run India Meteorological Department, told Reuters last week.
The package will, among other things, include construction of big roads, bridges, IT parks and welfare schemes for poor and backward sections in the society, he said during question hour.
A decision to start work on 'Project LIFE' in select districts and provide homes to one lakh people in the first year, was taken at a review meeting convened by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, an official release said here today.
With the second round of investment, the American PE firm's total investment in Kalyan Jewellers has increased to Rs 1,700 crore. It had invested Rs 1,200 crore in 2014.
"The government will take stern measures to restrict usage of groundwater due to prevailing drought and if possible stop Pepsico from drawing it at its plant at Puthussery in Palakkad by using the power vested in it under the State Disaster Management Act," Water Resources minister Mathew T Thomas told the Assembly.
"The papers are rated A1 by CARE ratings. The subscribers to the CP are major private sector banks and NBFCs," a release said here.
Blaming the Kerala Government and CM Pinarayi Vijayan for the killings of RSS workers in the state, Chandravat also said he will sell off his entire property to collect the reward money.
The Supreme Court had last December banned the sale of liquor within 500 meters of state and national highways to boost road safety.
Severe drought situation prevailing in Kerala has caused damage to crops in 30353.06 hectares of agriculture land, State Minister For Revenue, E Chandrasekharan said today "Total loss in the agriculture sector is Rs.226 crore," Chandrasekharan told the state assembly.
The company has received fax of acceptance (FOA) from Gas Authority of India for two pipeline laying contracts worth Rs 123.05 crore in Kerala/Karnataka.
Overall in the financial year 2016-17, looking at the trend the state is expecting 7.5 percent growth in foreign tourists arrival, while 6.5 percent in domestic footfalls, he said.
The 78-year-old Ahamed died at 2:15 am at RML hospital where he was admitted yesterday and put on artificial life support.
The ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA), on January 18, 2017, has approved the construction of 78,703 additional affordable houses for the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) in the states of Tamil Nadu, R
According to the 'State Focus Paper,' released by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in the State Credit Seminar organised by NABARD here last evening, the credit potential for the year 2017-18 is an increase of 7.38 per cent over the previous year.
"GST, which is a destination based tax, will increase the tax revenue of a consumer state like Kerala and also will make business more transparent. The new tax system would also end corruption to a great extent," he told reporters here.
Union Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Minister, M Venkaiah Naidu, on January 17, 2017, asked all states to implement the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, at the earliest. Describing it as one of R
AccorHotels' economy brand- ibis, has made a debut in Kochi, the industrial capital of Kerala, with the launch of ibis Kochi City Centre.
Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal today said Kerala can buy electricity at lower rates if it faces power shortage.
"The volumes in the last couple of quarters have been sluggish. There were signs of recovery early November but demonetisation had its impact on this business", Shekhar Ramamurthy, MD of United Breweries told CNBC-TV18.
After continuous electoral debacles in over two years, Rahul Gandhi pitchforked himself to the forefront in the party in a bid to galvanise the rank and file by stepping up his offensive on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a gamble he hopes will pay off in the new year and after.
Former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said one of the four companies said to have been shortlisted for supplying plastic notes appeared to be "blacklisted" which he felt smacks of corruption.
The government‘s demonetization move has resulted in unavailability of cash all across the country.
The decision in this regard was taken at an all-party meeting chaired by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. Briefing reporters after the meeting, he said the state's co-operative sector was not prepared to compromise on the issue in any way, and the need of the hour was to work unitedly.
Net profit of Rs 460 crore in July-September is 82 percent higher than Rs 253 crore net profit in the same period a year ago, company CEO and Managing Director Prabhat Singh said here.