Young Entrepreneur Summit – An Overview

YES! It’s done. History has been made and that too, moulded by the hands of a community that envisions the growth of entrepreneurship in the state of Kerala.   Young Entrepreneurs Summit (YES), the flagship event of Kerala in terms of building and fostering the growth of entrepreneurship in young minds, concluded with flying colours […]

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LNG Terminal – Economic Growth and Clean Environment Coupled Together

Considered the cleanest available fuel, natural gas has played a very important role in the economic growth of Kerala, especially with the commissioning of the LNG Terminal in Kochi last year. Preservation of the environment with parallel industrial growth has been the limelight for LNG. This, in addition to the fact that when compared with […]

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Four Kinds of Diseases According to Ayurveda

The three somatic humors that govern the human system according to Ayurveda, namely Vata, Pitta and Kapha, in their state of equilibrium are called Tridhatus. These humors have a tendency to get vitiated and hence they are also known as Tridoshas. When vitiated due to various reasons, their equilibrium is also disrupted and makes the […]

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The Ashtavaidyans Of Kerala – A Rare Breed Of Physicians

Ayurveda which means the science of life is 5000 year old holistic system of medicine of India. The light branches of this indigenous medicine are -   Kaya Chikitsa – General Medicine Kaumarabhrtya – Pediatrics Shalya Chikitsa – Major Surgery Salakya Tantra – Minor surgery as in ENT cases Bhoot Vidya – Psychiatry Agada Tantra – […]

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Kris G Looking To Turn Angel Investor. Good News for Kerala Tech Startups?

Speaking on the sidelines of a press conference to announce the CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) 10th India Innovation Summit earlier this month at Bangalore, Kris Gopalakrishnan, Infosys’ Co-founder and Non-Executive Vice-Chairman shared his thoughts of turning into an Angel Investor for tech -startups on his personal capacity after retiring from Infosys later this October. […]

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TCS brings World’s Largest Training Centre to Kerala

Kerala’s credentials to be declared as the most favoured IT-destination in the country received a substantial boost with Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh recently laying the foundation stone for the TCS Global Learning Centre. When completed, the TCS learning centre would be the largest corporate learning facility in the world, with a capacity to train […]

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Petronet LNG Terminal: Fuelling Cleaner, Greener Growth

  “After eight years of the start of its implementation, the (Petronet LNG) terminal is ready to fuel Kerala’s multifaceted development.” These words spoken by Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh at the inauguration of the Rs 4,500 crore LNG terminal in Kochi are likely to be prophetic. The project gives power-deficient Kerala an enviable source […]

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Kerala’s Innovation Hubs give Power to Ideas

  Ideas have the power to transform dreams to reality. As India’s iconic former president, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam said “Innovation opens up new vistas of knowledge and new dimensions to our imagination to make everyday life more meaningful and richer in depth and content”. The late MJ Joseph, who lived in a small village […]

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Nurturing Innovation, IP creation and Entrepreneurship: The role of Government – A Kerala perspective

  At a time when entire economies and industries are coming out of the global economic crisis, business leaders are struggling to balance the near-term needs of survival with the long-term demand to find new sources of growth. Never has the need to innovate and be entrepreneurial been more urgent.     The connection between […]

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Lights, Camera…and let the Action Begin!

  Let the credits roll! With the applause for its innovative ad on Kerala’s first Entrepreneurship Day still echoing loud and clear in cyber space, it’s time for the talent behind Cat Entertainments to take a bow. A year back Amarnath Sankar, Chachu Jacob, Arun Nair and Ebin Ephrem were engineering students with a passion […]

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