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Kumar Animesh, IRAS appointed as CVO of CMPFO

New Delhi: The Competent Authority has approved the proposal for entrustment of additional charge of the post of CVO of Coal Mines Provident Fund Organisation (CMPFO), Dhanbad to Kumar Animesh IRAS, CVO of Bharat Coking Coal Limited (BCCL), Dhanbad...

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM HAS GOT A HEAD START AND WE WANT TO CAPITALIZE ON IT’ by Sudheer Goutham

by Sudheer Goutham Tell us about the initial challenges Thiruvananthapuram was selected in the third round of smart cities challenge and secured first rank in that round among the 30 cities selected. Before our city, 60 other cities have begun...

VELLAR Crafts VILLAGE An Abode Of Creativity By T P Venu

by T P Venu Cradled in the lap of nature and a stone’s throw from Kovalam, lies Vellar that is now a haven for cultural activities. Hidden for a long time, the area that is naturally endowed with flora and...

’We want tourists to come all 365 days’

P. Bala Kiran, Director of Tourism, Kerala has been in the post for four years, one of the longest serving civil servants in the department. In a freewheeling interview with Sudheer Goutham, Resident Editor & Head APAC News Network...

An officer and a Gentleman

Dr Vishwas Mehta, the Chief Secretary of Kerala, a 1986-batch IAS officer from Rajasthan had come to the palm fringed land from 3,000 kms away shares his experiences with Sudheer Goutham. Tell us about your childhood I come from a small...

Meet the youngest Mayor of India

Her name is Arya Rajendran and she believes that left is always right... By Sudheer Goutham It is a balmy afternoon and more than a month has passed away since the B Sc Maths second-year student of All Saints College donned...

VIVA KOCHI!-APAC News Network

The next time you visit Kochi, you will be welcomed to new features that will blow you away. The city is undergoing a transformation and how! In April 2015, Government of India initiated the Smart Cities Project. In January...

Children’s Park to get new lease of life

Soon the Children's Park opposite Kanakakkunnu would be given a new look replete with new play equipment, a sparkling pond with water lilies, pathways and illumination. Owned by the Kerala Water Authority, the park is to get a major...

Thiruvananthapuram Gets a Reboot

The age-old city with an eclectic mix of tradition and modernity is getting a makeover under the Smart City Mission. Here is a low down on the hows and whys… by Sudheer Goutham It would not be an exaggeration to say...
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IIM Calcutta virtually inducts new batch of Executive MBA Students

Kolkata: Keeping in tune with the times, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta has welcomed the 15th batch of executive MBA students in...

India gets 54 tonnes of oxygen from Bahrain

India on Wednesday received 54 tonnes of oxygen from Bahrain as part of Operation Samudra Setu-II launched by Indian Navy to transport oxygen and...

Sikkim logs 221 new COVID-19 cases

Gangtok: Sikkim reported 221 new COVID-19cases in the last 24 hours pushing the tally to 8,919, a health department bulletin said on Wednesday. The COVID-19...

DRDO COVID hospital opens in Lucknow

Lucknow: The Atal Bihari Vajpayee COVID Hospital, set up by Defence Research and Development Organisation here, has been made functional, an official statement said...