Despite being friends for years, Emerson and Langlet would never have imagined of sharing this in common. Both, fishermen, now share a death sentence pronounced by the Sri Lankan High Court for allegedly trafficking drugs.
In an interim relief for bar owners in Kerala, the division bench of Kerala High Court has allowed 312 bars to remain open for one month. Amongst the 312 bars, several would have closed yesterday following a single judge verdict of the High Court.
For a drink in Kerala, you can go to a heritage or luxury hotel but nearly 700 bars across the state will have to shut down immediately, the High Court today said, backing the state government's "no-liquor" policy.
More than 450 scientists and policymakers from around the world will discuss ways and means to tackle climate change and disaster management at a conference to be held here from Feb 26-28, 2015, it was announced here on Wednesday.
As eight young people gathered today in Kochi in Kerala to publicize a "kiss of love" protest they have planned for Sunday, the placards they were carrying were torn up by 2-3 men, who did not say whether they belong to or support a political group.
In view of growing concern over Ebola virus, which has claimed over 4,000 lives worldwide, Indian Medical Association(IMA) in Thiruvananthapuram is working on a training and awareness programme for its members on tackling outbreak of various viral diseases.
Space science in India has become more relevant now as it plays a vital role in the life of the common man in various ways, an example of which was early prediction of 'Hudhud' cyclone in Andhra Pradesh, ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan said in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday.
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for drawing the nation's attention to the cleanliness campaign, but said that he was "not going to surrender Gandhiji or Sardar Patel to Mr Modi."
The Detailed Project Report (DPR) of the elevated Light Metro meant for Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode was accorded sanction at the Board of Directors meeting chaired by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday.