No load shedding this summer: Aryadan

Kochi: Electricity minister Aryadan Muhammed told mediapersons here on Thursday that there would be no power regulation this summer. 'Agreements to buy power from outside have been signed, incurring a huge cost. Hence there is no need to go for load shedding,' Aryadan said.

No use of intoxicant products during duty time

Kerala government today decided to take stern action against its employees who smoke, consume liquor and use intoxicant products during duty hours. A circular issued in this regard pointed out that though smoking and use of other drugs were strictly prohibited in educational institutions and government ..

Kerala Tourism wins national award for website content

New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram : Kerala Tourism was on Wednesday conferred the national Web Ratna Award for 2014 for exemplary e-governance initiative through the internet. The Kerala Tourism website (www.keralatourism.org) won the Golden Icon award in the 'Outstanding Content' category of the Web Ratna ..

Kerala finance minister Mani new chairman of GST Council

New Delhi : Kerala Finance Minister K.M.Mani will take over as the new chairman of the empowered committee of state finance ministers on the Goods and Services Tax (GST), an official statement said on Wednesday. 'This is an important development for the implementation of Goods and Services Tax with ..

RS poll: Chandy to hold talks with UDF partners

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said a decision on candidates for the biennial Rajya Sabha elections from the state would be taken after discussions with ruling UDF partners. 'The ruling Front has authorised me to hold discussion with coaliation leaders to decide on the ..