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'God's Own Country' reeling under furry of floods- Was the state government prepared to........

God's own Country is reeling under the furry of floods, its rendezvous are yet to be realized as the monsoons are fully active, water levels in the reservoirs raising unprecedented as the catchment areas experiencing moderate to heavy rains continuously for the past few weeks in the state of Kerala.

President of India to Visit Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Kerala.

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, will visit Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Kerala from August 4 to 7, 2018.

The President will land in Telangana on the evening of August 4, 2018. On August 5, 2018, the President will grace and address the 7th convocation of IIT Hyderabad.  On the same day, the President will visit Tamil Nadu to meet Dr M Karunanidhi in the Kauvery Hospital, Chennai. 

120th Civil Service Induction Training Programme; call on the President.

A group of State Civil Service Officers promoted to the IAS and attending the 120th Induction Training Programme at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA), Mussoorie, called on the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind today (August 3, 2018) at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Konkan Railway to begin work; to have 10 New Stations.

Work on the 103 kilometreKolhapur-Vaibhavwadi section of Konkan Railway will begin soon. This decision was taken at a review meeting of Konkan railway chaired by Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, in New Delhi, yesterday. During the discussions, the Minister emphasised that the construction of the Kolhapur-Vaibhavwadi section will be a game changer for not only the Konkan Railway but also for the region and the economy of Maharashtra.

"Startup India Yatra" begins in Chhattisgarh.

"The Startup India Yatra" in Chhattisgarh​ was launched on July 30th in Raipur. Students queued up in large numbers to register for the first boot camp at Raipur. On 31st July, the yatra travelled through Bilaspur for the second boot camp at the Government Engineering College in Bilaspur.

Global Tiger Day Celebrations to Conclude on July 29.

Pointing to the possibility of an increase in the number of tigers according to the preliminary indications from the on-going countrywide Tiger estimation/Census, Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr Harsh Vardhan has reiterated the need to build a social movement for tiger conservation.    Addressing the week-long Global Tiger Day celebrations here today, Dr Harsh Vardhan underlined that social movements to create awareness in our country have often been built up with the help of children.  In this context, the Minister quoted the example of spreading awareness on t

Beware NRI's who ditch wives- You are on Scanner.

"Beware NRI's- if you are planning to abandon your better-half and abscond, you will be on the scanner, from the very minute complaints against you are received"- says Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD).

"Eight NRI's passports have been canceled on the complaints by the deserted wife of 'abandon and absconders", official spokespersons of Minister of External Affairs and Ministry of Home Affairs said in a meet, added that NRI offenders of deserting wife and abscond cases will be strictly punished as per the rules.

Retirement age of Judges- No plans to increase says Union Government.

Union Government of India has cleared the air that no change or increase in retirement age of Judges as of now.

Supreme Court Judges retire at the age of 65, whereas Judges in the High Courts retire at 62.

This decision by the government has not taken into account seriously, the number of cases pending at Kerala High Court is 1,16,052 as on August 2017 with new cases added on every day.

Log on to www.civil supplies -Ration card releated issues

Kerala government has put one step ahead to ease the people into government dealings and make it hassle-free to all.

Gone are the days at least in some departments where one had to undergo an ordeal to get the papers moved, computerization with net facilities has made the cumbersome dealings simple.

All issues relating to "Ration-card" can be processed on-line now. Issues like a change in name or address, removal of names of the deceased etc, physical travel to the concerned offices to apply is saved. 

കേന്ദ്ര മോട്ടോർ വാഹന ചട്ടങ്ങൾ നിർദ്ദേശിച്ചിട്ടുള്ള   ഭേദഗതികൾ

ദേശീയ പെർമിറ്റുള്ള  എല്ലാ വാണിജ്യ വാഹനങ്ങൾക്കും ഫാസ്റ്റ്ടാഗ് നിർബന്ധിതമാക്കും,ഡ്രൈവിംഗ് ലൈസൻസും,മറ്റ് രേഖകളും ഡിജിറ്റൽ രൂപത്തിലും അനുവദിക്കും,പുതിയ വാഹനങ്ങൾ രജിസ്റ്റർ ചെയ്യാൻ ഫിറ്റ്നസ്സ് സർട്ടിഫിക്കറ്റിന്റെ   ആവശ്യമില്ല.

"Where there is a will-there is a way" - Anad - grama Panchayat thinks so,

A  thought-provoking decision to make  Anad -grama Panchayat - a barren land free Panchayat in Thiruvananthapuram.

Easy to conceive, difficult to implement a number of hurdles to be crossed. On one hand, evaluation of land, its cultivability, or vegetables which can be, preparation of land etc, which involves money.

On the other hand, the reason for increasing barren land is one family's needs cannot come from agriculture, family members opting for jobs, away from the place of living.

ICAR Aims to double farmers' income by 2022

ICAR- Indian Council of Agriculture Research on its 90th  Foundation-day promised to double the Indian farmers' income by 2022.

ICAR has been all along wished scientific intervention with the Indian farmer but it has not been able to revolutionalize farming systems, make it profitable, till recently.

India transformed itself into an exporting country, to a self-sufficient country in nutritional security in foodgrains. 

Registration cumpulsory-Child care Institutions with CARA.

The Minister of Women and Child Development, Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi has entrusted the state governments to ensure that all the child care institutions should be registered and linked to CARA within the next one month.

Taking cognizance of the recent cases of illegal adoptions carried out by Missionaries of Charity in Jharkhand, Smt. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi has instructed the states to get child care homes run by Missionaries of Charity all over the country inspected immediately.

Result of Civil Service (Preliminary) Examination, 2018

On the basis of screening test held through Civil Service (Preliminary) Examination, 2018  on 03-6-2018, the candidates with the following Roll Numbers have qualified for admission to the Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination, 2018.

The candidature of these candidates is provisional. In accordance with the Rules of the Examination, all these candidates have to apply again in the Detailed Application Form (DAF) for IFOS (Main) Examination, 2018 which would be available on the website of the Union Public Service Commission.

ജൂലൈ 27 -28 ന്  നൂറ്റാണ്ടിലെ  ഏറ്റവും ദൈർഘ്യമേറിയ പൂർണ്ണ ചന്ദ്ര ഗ്രഹണം.

ഒരു മണിക്കൂർ 43 മിനിറ്റ് നീണ്ടു നിൽക്കുന്ന പൂർണ്ണ ചന്ദ്രഗ്രഹണം ഈ മാസം 27 -28  ന്  നടക്കും. ഭൂമി സൂര്യനും ചൊവ്വയ്ക്കും ഇടയിലെത്തുമ്പോഴാണ് ഗ്രഹണം നടക്കുക. ഭൂമിയോടു അടുത്തെത്തുന്ന ചൊവ്വ സാധാരണയിൽ കവിഞ്ഞ പ്രകാശത്തോടെ ജൂലൈ അവസാനം വരെ പുലർവേളകളിൽ ദൃശ്യമാകും. ജൂലൈ 27 -28  ന് ഭൂമിയുടെ അടുത്ത് നിലകൊള്ളുന്ന ചൊവ്വയെ വളരെ എളുപ്പത്തിൽ നഗ്നനേത്രങ്ങൾ കൊണ്ട് കാണാൻ കഴിയും.
എന്നാൽ ചൊവ്വ ഭൂമിയുടെ ഏറ്റവും അടുത്തെത്തുന്നത് ഈ മാസം 31 നായിരിക്കും.

ജല സംരക്ഷണo- വീഡിയോ മത്സരവുമായി കേന്ദ്ര ജലവിഭവ മന്ത്രാലയം.


റിപ്പബ്ലിക്ക് ദിന പരേഡിന് ട്രംപ് മുഖ്യാതിഥി ആയേക്കും.

2019 ലെ ഇന്ത്യയുടെ റിപ്പബ്ലിക്ക് ദിന പരേഡിൽ അമേരിക്കൻ പ്രസിഡന്റ് ഡൊണാൾഡ് ട്രംപ് മുഖ്യാതിഥി ആയേക്കും. ഇത് സംബന്ധിച്ച് ഇന്ത്യയുടെ ക്ഷണക്കത്ത്വൈറ്റ് ഹൗസിലേക്ക് അയച്ചതായാണ് വിവരം.മറുപടിക്കായി കാത്തിരിക്കയാണ് ഇന്ത്യൻ ഭരണകൂടം. ട്രംപ് സമ്മതം മൂളിയാൽ ഇത് വൻ നേട്ടമായി അവതരിപ്പിക്കാനാണ് സർക്കാർ നീക്കം. ട്രംപ് ഇന്ത്യയുടെ ക്ഷണത്തെ അനുകൂലമായാണ് പരിഗണിക്കുന്നതെന്ന് ടൈംസ് ഓഫ് ഇന്ത്യ റിപ്പോർട്ട് ചെയ്യുന്നു. കഴിഞ്ഞ ഏപ്രിലിലാണ് ഇന്ത്യ ട്രംപിനെ ക്ഷണിച്ചുകൊണ്ടുള്ള കത്ത് അയച്ചത്. ഇന്ത്യയും അമേരിക്കയും തമ്മിൽ ചില പ്രശ്നങ്ങൾ നിലനിൽക്കുമ്പോഴാണ് ഇന്ത്യയുടെ ഈ നീക്കമെന്നതാണ് ശ്രദ്ധേയം.

" Noisy Judges, Independent Journalist, Judiciary on the front foot- need of the hour- says Justice Ranjan Gogoi.

Indian democracy is on the crossroads, after seven decades of Independence, it needs judges who speak out, upright - Journalists to write without fear or favour and Judiciary on the front foot is the need of the hour to robust Indian democracy.

Loose belly or Loose Job- choice is yours- to Karnataka State Reserve Policemen.

Go to Jim, run or Jog, 'Fitness' mantra has been imposed on all the policemen, especially on pot-belly ones, whose numbers are on the rise, the choice is yours to lose either pot belly or the Job, says ADGP, Karnataka State.

Beware- car drivers-15 minutes on the wheels alertness comes down

A person on the wheel tends to lose his alertness after 15 minutes on the wheel, study says. The reason for it is none other than the driver's seat, where vibrations of the car on the run makes the person behind the wheel slowly and steadily feel sleepy, there by losing his attention, further adds the studies.

It is found that mild vibrations made by the car seat while driving shall make the person sleepy,there by risking the car and the passengers to an accident,could be fatal.

Beware of Fake news :- Worried government of India and whatsapp

Fake news and its impact are unlimited, hence it is essential to prevent them, says the Government of India, reminds Whatsapp to find the solutions. 

Equally worried  "Whatsapp," said that number of steps including huge monetary benefits to those involved in finding the "fake news" and stop spreading them. 

Whatsapp appeals that it is a fight against shadow in the dark, the duty of the government, civil society, and people engaged with technology to take up this challenge.

Beware of "Fake news".

Air conditioned fly bus round the clock from airports in Kerala

Airconditioned low-floor "Fly bus" by KSRTC will ply from airports, Thiruvananthapuram, Nedumbassery near Angamaly and Karipur in Mallapuram districts.

This is to provide air passengers connectivity from various important places to the airports at a cheaper, yet comfortable journey in an airconditioned bus.

There are occasions where airport passengers were fleeced by the taxis/autos, especially during night times, at times leading to arguments to abuses forced the government to find a solution to the increasing number of air passengers.

"A free-ride on demand" to all needy.

Time- 2 am- Dial 9388794938- is it, Abdul Sattar, Yes! "I am Saajan, my son Daniel is waiting at Kasargodu railway, will you pick him up and drop. A firm' Yes!'.

A free- ride on demand, not a lift-more more than a lakh have sat on the Scooter riding from places within Kasargodu and too far off places up to Mangaluru in Karnataka.

6th new scooter rolls on the roads of the town picking up the needy over 13 years non-stop even when the petrol prices touched new high, the benifisheries rode on it free, just with a 'Thanks' on alighting. Abdul Sattar received it with a smile.

N C B R wants Access to Adhar Data base

The Director of National Crime Records Bureau has sought access to the Adhar database to solve crimes by the investigating agencies.

Based on the records, first-time offenders are more who have no history in the police stations, 80 to 85 percent crimes are by the first-time offenders putting investigating officials in the dark for further proceedings in such cases.                                                                                                                   


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