Idukki (India)

Type: City
Name: Idukki (India)
Country: India
Latitude: 9.85
Longitude: 76.970001
population: 11,249
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Central nod for hospitality management institute in Kottayam

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Union ministry of tourism has accorded an in-principle approval for setting up a State Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology at Kottayam. The state tourism department submitted a project proposal amounting to Rs 30 ... [Published Times of India - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

India's magic potion

Legend has it that a Chinese emperor developed an obsession with tea. So much so that he failed to notice the Mongol army gathering at the gates. Eventually, his enchantment with tea led to the decimation of his kingdom. Fortunately, other connoisseurs ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 11 2014]
Entities: India, Sarin, Idukki (India)
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Kerala votes today, as India's future hangs in the balance

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Its options largely restricted to traditional rivals, Kerala votes today in the 16th Lok Sabha elections at a certain remove from many hot-button issues roiling the rest of the nation, issues that could have dramatic consequences for ... [Published Times of India - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Cardamom Slips Second Day On Summer Rains

Cardamom settled the day in red on short selling at higher levels triggered by summer rains in major belts. The MCX Cardamom May delivery ended the day at Rs 899.30, down Rs 10.50 or 1.15% from last close.Summer rains were there in the India's major cardamom ... [Published India Infoline - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 3 reports

Every vote for CPM will help BJP: Rahul Gandhi

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: On a whirlwind campaign tour of the state on Saturday, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi criticized BJP for building a personality cult centred on one man. He simultaneously tore into the CPM, claiming that it was becoming progressively ... [Published Times of India - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Caste, religion override political issues in Kerala

T K Devasia / 2 April 2014Kerala is considered as the most politically enlightened state in India but caste and religion override political issues in many of the 20 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state that goes to polls on April 10.Religion is the most ... [Published Khaleej Times - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Housewife dies

Elizabeth Thomas (57),  an Indian expatriate housewife, died in Dukhan on Monday after a brief illness.She leaves behind her husband Thomas John Moothedathu and sons, Jikku John Thomas (Mannai Corporation) and Jeffrey Jacob Thomas.Thomas and family, who ... [Published Gulf Times - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Survey finds rare species of butterflies in Idukki sanctuary

A survey conducted by the Department of Forests and Wildlife has found rare species of butterflies in Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary. The presence of Baby Five-ring, Bright Babul Blue, Blue Oakleaf, Cornelian and Coorg Forest Hopper is mainly because of the ... [Published The Hindu - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Decision to give up Idukki was a sacrifice: Mani

KOTTAYAM: Kerala Congress Chairman K M Mani has said that the decision to give up the Idukki seat should not be seen as the party’s surrender or weakness. Till the last minute he and P J Joseph had tired for the seat.At a press conference, Mani said Idukki ... [Published Kaumudi - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Forests ministry raises fresh storm in India’s Kerala state

Ecology report aimed at preserving environment in the Western Ghats back in the spotlight Thiruvananthapuram: Just when the ruling United Democratic Front in Kerala was hoping to turn around its image in the Idukki constituency with regard to an ecology ... [Published Gulf News - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

Student drowned in Idukki dam

The body of a person, who was missing in the Idukki dam since Saturday evening, was fished out from the Narakakkanam area on Sunday morning.Anoop (20) of Powathil House, Thankamany near here accidentally slipped-in to the deep portion while speaking on ... [Published The Hindu - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

Congress scrambles to pacify Kerala bishop

Lawmaker’s Facebook comments forces Congress party to do damage control in Kerala Thiruvananthapuram: A disparaging remark made on Facebook by a Congress MLA, apparently aimed at the bishop of Idukki, has left the party?s unit in India?s Kerala state ... [Published Gulf News - Mar 17 2014]

Quotes

A key proposal in the tourism draft policy was to strengthen human resources in the hospitality industry, said a tourism department official. "The sanction to release a first installment of Rs 4 crore of the central financial assistance was accorded in September. The project is expected to be implemented in 36 months. Five acres of land has been identified at Puliyannor" he said
"If you look at the national level today, three ideas are being presented to the people. The NDA idea is of, 'India Shining'. It is an idea where some businessmen will have everything and prosperity will be limited to a few people. On the other hand, you have the left parties, for whom prosperity, industry and business is of no consequence. It is only the Congress Party that balances prosperity and fairness we bring together industry and the poor people" he said, adding that the BJP wants to take advantage of people by making them fight with each other
"India will not shine under Narendra Modi. Development is not based on a single man, it is a team effort" he said in a United Democratic Front (UDF) rally at Chengannur in Alappuzha
...of a campaign rally for Congress candidates Shashi Tharoor and Bindu Krishna, Rahul slammed BJP for its failure to bring out a manifesto on time. "The process of preparing Congress manifesto took over six months to complete and involved several rounds of meeting with various sections of people. We spoke to over 5 lakh people and I attended over 30 such meetings where demands of people were discussed in detail. But, our largest opposition is yet to release their manifesto" he said

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My big fat 16th election [Published The Week - Apr 14 2014]
Central nod for hospitality management institut... [Published Times of India - Apr 12 2014]
India's magic potion [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 11 2014]
Kerala votes today, as India's future hangs in ... [Published Times of India - Apr 10 2014]
Cardamom Slips Second Day On Summer Rains [Published India Infoline - Apr 09 2014]
Bucking the trend [Published The Week - Apr 07 2014]
- CPM will not play a major role in national po... [Published All India Congress - Apr 07 2014]
High-voltage campaign by national leaders in Ke... [Published Business Standard India - Apr 06 2014]
Every vote for CPM will help BJP: Rahul Gandhi [Published Times of India - Apr 06 2014]
People's wishes will trump Kasturirangan advice... [Published Deccan Herald - Apr 05 2014]
Rahul Gandhi: BJP talks about one leader but Co... [Published Pressbrief.in - Apr 05 2014]
LS polls: How the day unfolded on April 5 [Published IBNLive India News - Apr 05 2014]
IM Operatives Flown To Kerala [Published Outlook India - Apr 05 2014]
BJP ignites anger in society for political mile... [Published IBNLive India News - Apr 05 2014]
HC Dismisses Joice George's Petition [Published New Indian Express - Apr 05 2014]
Lok Sabha Election Live Blog: April 5 [Published IBNLive India News - Apr 05 2014]
Kerala rape victim gets justice [Published Bdnews24.com - Apr 04 2014]
Hail the king, halt the campaign [Published The Hindu - Apr 03 2014]
Caste, religion override political issues in Ke... [Published Khaleej Times - Apr 02 2014]
Housewife dies [Published Gulf Times - Apr 01 2014]
Survey finds rare species of butterflies in Idu... [Published The Hindu - Apr 01 2014]
Vote, religion and political shifts in Kerala [Published The Hindu - Mar 31 2014]
Get the picture [Published Deccan Herald - Mar 29 2014]
G Sreedathan: Decoding Kerala's electoral puzzle [Published Business Standard India - Mar 29 2014]
Rahul Gandhi is no star of the House [Published India Today - Mar 29 2014]
Rahul is the 'fifth worst performing MP of his ... [Published Mail Online UK - Mar 29 2014]
Congress scion fails in India Today MP rankings [Published India Today - Mar 27 2014]
Remembering a Supreme Sacrifice for the City [Published New Indian Express - Mar 27 2014]
India's Deep Geological Repository For Radioact... [Published Counter Currents - Mar 26 2014]
When Waqas visited Munnar [Published The Hindu - Mar 24 2014]
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