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18 February, 2018 11:19 AM Giant replica of moon unveiled in Kolkata, thousands throng Victoria Memorial

The moon has descended on earth, that too in the city of Kolkata. The lawns of Victoria Memorial are flooded with the people who have gathered to witness the 3-D installation of the moon.  KOLKATA: The moon has descended on earth, that too in the city of Kolkata. The lawns of Victoria Memorial are flooded with the people who have gathered to witness 31

17 February, 2018 10:51 AM Ahead of Delhi rally next month, Anna Hazare likely to visit Jammu and Kashmir

  Social activist Anna Hazare is likely to visit Jammu and Kashmir before launching an agitation over Jan Lokpal and farmers issues in New Delhi next month, an NGO said on Saturday. JAMMU: Social activist Anna Hazare is likely to visit Jammu and Kashmir before launching an agitation over Jan Lokpal and farmers issues in New Delhi next month, an NGO said on Saturday 35

15 February, 2018 10:32 AM Tamil novel Saayavanam in its golden jubilee year

Sa. Kandasamy looks back at the genesis of Saayavanam, his acclaimed novel, which completes fifty years Sa. Kandasamy has reason to celebrate. Saayavanam, his novel, which won the Sahitya Akademi award, has entered its golden jubilee this year, since it was first published in 1968 by Vasakar Vattam of Lakshmi Krishnamurthy, daughter of freedom fighter 35

14 February, 2018 7:39 PM ZEE5 caters to the drastically changed consumer environment across urban and rural areas, says Amit Goenka

The newly-launched over-the-top (OTT) offering from the global media conglomerate Zee Group is expected to make significant contributions to its overall revenues. Amit Goenka, chief executive officer, Zee International and Z5 Global, is of the view that in the next 25 years, a majority of growth will come from digital. And with BARC (Broadcast Audience 44

14 February, 2018 5:24 PM In Christian-Majority Nagaland, Jerusalem Dreams On Offer Ahead Of Polls

The Congress manifesto for Nagaland polls promises a visit to Jerusalem at a subsidised cost. The BJP's vision document says every year 50 people selected through lucky draw will be sent on a Jerusalem tour for free Kohima: In Nagaland, where nine out of 10 people are Christian, political parties are racing to offer the devout a sop they can't refuse 34

13 February, 2018 6:54 PM Adhere to quality standardsto enhance brand value: MP

They are important to safeguard our economy, he says Visakhapatnam MP and State BJP president Kambhampati Haribabu on Tuesday called for adherence to quality standards stipulated by Bureau of Indian Standards and other organisations to increase the brand value of their products. He was speaking at the inaugural of 10th Regional Standards Conclave here. The event 25

13 February, 2018 6:08 PM South Indian cultural festival from Friday

Perumal Murugan will inaugurate literary meet on February 17 The South Indian Cultural Fest organised by the Kerala State Library Council will be held here from February 16 to 18. The festival with the message ‘Reading, Vision, Expression’ will be inaugurated by tribal healer Lakshmikutty at the Sopanam auditorium. K.P. Ramanunni will preside. Over 101 talents 27

12 February, 2018 7:43 PM Sri Lanka's ex-leader Mahinda Rajapaksa seeks fresh elections after council vote boost

COLOMBO: Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa called on Monday for parliament to be dissolved and fresh elections to be held after a party backed by him won local council polls in the strongest rebuff yet to the unity government. The national election is not due until 2020 and under the constitution, President Maithripala Sirisena can bring 43

12 February, 2018 5:51 PM Plan project implementation from April, says Chief Minister

Workshop to review draft district Plan projects Plan project implementation for the next financial year will commence on April 1, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said. Inaugurating a workshop organised by the State Planning Board and the Kerala Institute of Local Administration to review the draft district Plan projects here on Monday, Mr. Vijayan 25

12 February, 2018 5:21 PM Centre, Telangana implementing MGNREGA scheme in erratic manner: Congress

Telangana Congress president N Uttam Kumar Reddy today slammed the Central and the state governments over "erratic" implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee (MGNREGA) scheme. Addressing an event here, Reddy said, as a senior MLA, he has observed and compared the conditions that prevailed in rural areas before and after 57