Kerala minister K T Jaleel resigns after Lokayukta finds him guilty of nepotism

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By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Higher Education Minister K T Jaleel, who had landed the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) in deep trouble over alleged nepotism in a key appointment in the Kerala State Minorities Finance Development Corporation, has resigned finally. He handed over the resignation letter to Governor Arif Read More

Kerala minister K T Jaleel resigns after Lokayukta finds him guilty of nepotism

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By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Higher Education Minister K T Jaleel, who had landed the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) in deep trouble over alleged nepotism in a key appointment in the Kerala State Minorities Finance Development Corporation, has resigned finally. He handed over the resignation letter to Governor Arif Read More

Devotees blame virtual queue system for decline in footfall at Sabarimala

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By Express News Service SABARIMALA: While the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) tries its best to boost dipping revenues, glitches in the virtual queue system for Sabarimala devotees are playing spoilsport. Despite the government allowing the board to permit 10,000 pilgrims per day at the hill shrine, only 2,387 devotees turned up on Read More

Domestic farmers on receiving end though chicken gets dearer

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Express News Service PALAKKAD: Though the price of chicken has shot through the roof owing to the festive season of Easter, Vishu and the holy month of Ramadan, it would seem that the state’s domestic farmers are hardly the ones reaping the benefit.  “Two months ago, the farm rate of Read More

Vegetable and fruits exporters in peril as open-air policy takes a toll

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Express News Service KOCHI: As Kerala celebrates Vishu on Wednesday, exporters from the state are ruing another season of lost opportunity. The open-air policy that disallowed cargo flights by foreign airlines in airports in Kerala left vegetable and fruit exporters to the Gulf countries in peril, thanks to the sky-high rates charged Read More