Disproving doomsayers, price of natural rubber (NR) has caught a bounceback trend that is sending the growers back to rubber sapling replanting turf. Price of premium grade Ribbed Smoked Sheet (RSS-4) has surged to Rs 134 per
Besides Kerala, Tripura and Assam are the top rubber growers, accounting for 24% of the country’s overall rubber production. But, robust growth in the Northeast has not been enough to uplift the total rubber output.
Even as squabbles over the Sabarimala issue and a series of trade shutdowns have acted as a deterrent to domestic tourist arrivals in the God’s Own Country, the VVIP candidate has inadvertently opened an window of opportuni
After trimming its aggregate technical and commercial (AT&C) losses to 11.9%, the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has pitched for hiking user tariffs by 10% to add at least Rs 1,100-crore revenue per year. The State
Christmas, not Easter, will be the resurrection season for Rs 4,000-crore chicken business in Kerala. The price of Christmas poultry has been flying beyond `175 per kilo this week, after the devastating floods in the state in
Eram Scientific, innovators of India’s first electronic toilet, is in parleys with Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) for fine-tuning its technology and market-readiness in the Bill Gates’ $200-billion project to re