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State to provide trained nurses for the Netherlands

Country needs 30,000 to 40,000 nurses, Dutch Ambassador tells CM Kerala has agreed to provide trained nurses for the health services in the Netherlands. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told Dutch Ambassador to India Marten van der Berg in New Delhi on Wednesday that the State would help address the acute shortage of nurses in the […]

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Praveesh Shoranur wins State award for best photography

Award comprises ₹50,000, memento, certificate Praveesh Shoranur from the district has won the State award for Best Photography of 2018. The photograph of an aged couple standing in front of their decrepit thatched hut won him the award sponsored by the Information and Public Relations Department. Mr. Praveesh received the award from Chief Minister Pinarayi […]

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Onam fete to showcase State tourism’s resurgence

Onam Week celebrations from September 10 This year’s official Onam celebrations will reflect the resurgence made by the culture and tourism sectors of the State after the destructive 2018 floods, Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran has said. Curtains will go up for this year’s official Onam Week celebrations in the capital city on September 10. The […]

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State offers support price of ₹14,700 to potato farmers

The State government has decided to offer a support price of ₹14,700 per hectare of potato land in Hassan district. This is expected to benefit over 10,000 farmers in the district. Of the amount, ₹7,500 is towards subsidy on purchase of seed potatoes and ₹7,200 towards medicines. Potato is one among the short-term cash crop […]

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State duty-bound to protect KSRTC, says Rajendran

Leadership camp of Kerala State Employees Union The government is bound to protect the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) and retain it in the public sector in the larger interests of the State and the common people, All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC) general secretary K.P. Rajendran has said. Mr. Rajendran was addressing the […]

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State medical rank list released

Atull Manoj of Ernakulam, Hrudaya Lakshmi Bose of Kasaragod, and Aswin V.P. of Malappuram bagged the top three positions in the State medical rank list that was declared by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations (CEE) on Tuesday. Seven of the top 10 ranks went to boys, similar to a trend that was observed in the […]

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Submit road map for filling vacant posts in police force: HC to State

Karnataka ranks fifth among States having largest number of vacancies in police forces The High Court of Karnataka on Friday directed the State government to file an affidavit within four weeks providing details about the sanctioned strength of the police force, number of vacancies in various posts, and road map for filling up these posts. […]