Palakkad (India)

Type: City
Name: Palakkad (India)
Country: India
Latitude: 10.78
Longitude: 76.650002
population: 132,740
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Hindu Munnani headquarters in Chennai receive threat letter

CHENNAI: Hindu Munnani's headquarters at Chintadripet in Chennai received a letter on Tuesday, which threatened to kill Hindu leaders who make inflammatory speeches against Prophet Muhammad.The letter, written in Tamil, mentioned the first letters of ... [Published Times of India - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Government to Push God’s Own Agri-produce as ‘Safe to Eat’

PALAKKAD: “This will be a big boost to the registered farmers who are engaged in the cultivation of these crops. Moreover, it will encourage good agricultural practices,” said Agriculture secretary K R Jyothilal.He said that the certification could be ... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Falling Prices Stir Bitter Brew for Tea Industry

KOCHI: The tea industry in the state is heading towards a crisis following a steep fall in prices this year. The repercussions of the issue loom large as the industry supports around six lakh workers with over 60 per cent of them being women.The future ... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Don’t blame investors

With reference to your editorial, “Satyam, Sahara, SEBI” (July 24), the disgorgement orders passed by SEBI and the money eventually collected should be used to protect investors by educating them about businesses and the key aspects of investing in the ... [Published Hindu Business Line - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Ingredients of a hit

Salt n' Pepper released in 2011 whetted the appetite of moviegoers with a fresh storyline, some outstanding performances and foot-tapping tunes. 'Chembaavu punnellin choro$', the title track of Salt n' Pepper written by Rafeeq Ahamed, was lapped by the ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Privatisation of Banks Slammed

PALAKKAD:  The policy of the Central Government was to dismantle the ‘community banking’ concept practiced for over 45 years by selling the shares of the public sector banks, said Banking Employees Federation of India (BEFI) all India general secretary ... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

BEFI Plans to Fight Privatisation

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Bank Employees Federation of India district committee on Saturday said that the organisation will form ‘public committees’ to protect the public sector banks from the privatisation policies of the Central Government.Speaking at ... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Debating Gaza

Israel says it is attacking Gaza to stop unprovoked cross-border rocket attacks into southern Israel by Hamas militants ("," July 17). Launching rockets on populated areas constitute an act of war, but Israel says its bombings are justified. On its part, ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 17 2014]
Entities: Israel, HAMAS, Palestinian, India
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 2 reports

Medical SFCs Swallow MCI Bitter Pill

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:  The self-financing medical  education in the sector got a rap in their knuckles with the Union Ministry of Health, on the advice of the Medical Council of India, denying sanctioning of 400 seats in four new colleges. But the government ... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

On destroying files

The Modi Ministry seems to be undertaking a whole lot of unnecessary jobs because of its brute majority ("," July 15). One such example is the destruction of 1.5 lakh files by the Home Ministry. This is a very questionable move. Taking just a minute or ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Safety at risk at Mangalore RMS building

Leaking roof, potholes and puddles on the floor, and cracks on walls. We are not talking about an abandoned structure, but the office of the Railway Mail Service (RMS) at the Mangalore Central Railway Station, which among other things, claims to handle ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

CAG finds fault with river sand confiscation

The State government failed to ensure timely confiscation and disposal of illegally mined river sand, resulting in revenue loss and enabling offenders to evade the law, according to the latest report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India on ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 13 2014]

Quotes

...as a bold red rice with a unique taste because of the geographical area it is grown in and the peculiar weather there owing to the eastern wind. "The Daksh Farm was born out of our passion to protect the rich legacy of the Palakkadan Matta, which is stable and healthy. Owned and operated by our family with centuries of farming tradition, the farm was christened Daksh only recently. We are selling the whole grain brown rice through our website and app" says Prabhal Mohandas, an Indian Institute of Management-Kozhikode graduate and co-grower of the farm
...“Vegetables worth more than ` "3,000 crore comes into the state from outside annually. Branding the produce would encourage more people to grow them here. It will also help the food processing industry get low pesticide residue produce,” said Navaz Meeran, chairman, southern region, Confederation of Indian Industry."
...composed by Bijibal and written by Engandiyoor Chandrasekharan, has a folk flavour, a genre Pushpavathy has always been comfortable singing in. "If 'Chembavu$' was all about food, this song has many factors intrinsic to Kerala such as proverbs and folk lore. The composition is catchy with its rhythm. The first four lines are sung by Bijibal himself" says Pushpavathy
Nasimudheen couldn't hide his disappointment when TOI spoke to him. "I was told by Raju Sir, my earlier coach,that my name was struck down. I don't know the reasons. I keep praying and train hard. What else can I do?"

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App to order Palakkadan Matta [Published The Hindu - 14 hours ago]
Hindu Munnani headquarters in Chennai receive t... [Published Times of India - Jul 29 2014]
THE ORIGIN OF AYURVEDA [Published NowTravelAsia - Jul 28 2014]
Government to Push God’s Own Agri-produce as ‘S... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 28 2014]
Falling Prices Stir Bitter Brew for Tea Industry [Published New Indian Express - Jul 28 2014]
Bamboo Folk in Kerala Soil [Published New Indian Express - Jul 27 2014]
Sri Sri Sri Vittalananda Saraswati (Vittal Babaji) [Published Speaking Tree - Jul 25 2014]
Don’t blame investors [Published Hindu Business Line - Jul 24 2014]
Ingredients of a hit [Published The Hindu - Jul 24 2014]
Nasimudheen's omission raises eyebrows [Published Times of India - Jul 22 2014]
Kanjikode FCRI: A Centre of Excellence in Flow ... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 21 2014]
Privatisation of Banks Slammed [Published New Indian Express - Jul 21 2014]
BEFI Plans to Fight Privatisation [Published New Indian Express - Jul 20 2014]
If I were ISRO chief… [Published The Hindu - Jul 18 2014]
Nasim's omission raises eyebrows [Published Times of India - Jul 17 2014]
Debating Gaza [Published The Hindu - Jul 17 2014]
MIssion glasgow [Published New Indian Express - Jul 16 2014]
Medical SFCs Swallow MCI Bitter Pill [Published New Indian Express - Jul 16 2014]
Govt Inks Seat-sharing, Fee Agreements with 5 S... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 16 2014]
150 more MBBS seats in govt sector this year [Published Times of India - Jul 16 2014]
On destroying files [Published The Hindu - Jul 15 2014]
Safety at risk at Mangalore RMS building [Published The Hindu - Jul 14 2014]
CAG finds fault with river sand confiscation [Published The Hindu - Jul 13 2014]
Thiruvananthapuram grapples with ever-growing p... [Published The Hindu - Jul 09 2014]
Kerala gets only one passenger train [Published Kaumudi - Jul 08 2014]
On Governors [Published The Hindu - Jul 07 2014]
COMING THROUGH SLAUGHTER [Published AhmedabadMirror.com - Jul 06 2014]
Coming through slaughter [Published Mumbai Mirror - Jul 05 2014]
End of an ordeal: 46 nurses return from conflic... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 05 2014]
Indian Nurses Land in Mumbai, to Reach Kochi by... [Published International Business Times India - Jul 05 2014]
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