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Why The Road To PM Modi's '400 Paar' Target Goes Through Southern Indian States | Lok Sabha Election

Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has set an ambitious target of 400 seats for the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance or the NDA. There's only been one time in the history of independent India that the 400-seat mark has been breached. If the NDA wants to break this record, they HAVE to do well in the 5 Southern Indian states, where their showing hasn't been great so far. Here's why

19 Apr 2024

Porinju Veliyath portfolio: Small-cap Czar raises stake in multibagger pharma stock that has surged 200% in one year

Porinju Veliyath portfolio: Small-cap Czar raised his stake in multibagger pharma stock from 4.82% to 5.18% during Q4FY24

2 min read19 Apr 2024

Why Nipah Virus Keeps Returning To Kerala; Symptoms, Precautions; All You Need To Know | In Focus

An outbreak of rare but deadly Nipah virus has been detected in Kerala. Said to be 70% more fatal than Covid-19, Nipah has claimed 2 lives already. And as many as 45 people are under quarantine in districts other than Kozhikode. To stop the spread, the state has gone into a lockdown. Authorities have closed schools and offices. 100s of Kerala residents are being tested. This is the fourth such outbreak in the state since 2018. Why does Nipah keep returning to Kerala? What are the chances of the virus spreading to other states? Watch the full video to find out.

26 Sep 2023

Why half of India's screens draw a blank? | Mint Explains | Mint

The video discusses the lopsided screen expansion in India that focuses on cities and states with better infrastructure and slants away from states like Bihar, Uttar Pradesh (UP), Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, and the northeast. It also highlights the fact that the high cost of real estate is one of the biggest hindrances in building new cinema halls or multiplexes, which is where most major multiplexes would like to house their properties. Due to this, mid-scale, tightly budgeted Hindi movies are banking more on a niche release plan, which completely shuns under-screened markets in the country and instead focuses aggressively on areas where print and publicity costs can at least be redeemed. This leaves significant sections of the audience unable to view these films, and also deprives cinema owners and distributors of returns on films that do reach these areas. The video also mentions how the pandemic has worsened the situation, with the theatre-going audience in India shrinking by over 16%.

24 May 2023

U.P., M.P. Declare Kerala Story ‘Tax-Free’, W.B. Bans It; What Will Other States Do?

Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh governments have waived off the taxes on Kerala Story. The chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath tweeted on Monday that the film which has been marred in controversy since release has been made tax free in the state.Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, made a similar declaration last week, saying that the state would make the movie tax-free as ‘the film should be watched by everyone.’

9 May 2023

Kerala gets its first Vande Bharat Express train: Ten things to know | Mint Primer | Mint

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off Kerala's first Vande Bharat train recently. The Prime Minister was joined by Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and Congress MP from Thiruvananthapuram Shashi Tharoor. PM Modi also interacted with some school children prior to flagging off the semi-high-speed train. Discover the excitement surrounding Kerala's first Vande Bharat train as Prime Minister Narendra Modi ushers in a new era of travel for the region.

4 May 2023

‘India’s G20 presidency has made it a people’s movement…’: MoS, Muralidharan

2nd Sherpa meeting of the G20 Summit has begun in Kerala's idyllic Kumarakom village. More than 120 delegates from G20 nations are taking part in the event being chaired by India's Sherpa Amitabh Kant. The 2nd Sherpa meeting will bring together nine invitee countries and several regional and international organisations.During the four-day event, delegates will hold multi-lateral discussions on G20's economic and developmental priorities. While speaking to the media on the sidelines of the meeting India's MOS, External Affairs V Muraleedharan hailed India's G-20 presidency and said that, 'India's G20 presidency has made it a people's movement'. Watch.

2 Apr 2023

NIA probes ISIS connection, conducts raids at 60 locations in South Indian states: Report

The NIA is conducting searches as part of a broad crackdown on people with ties to the outlawed terrorist group ISIS.

1 min read15 Feb 2023

Kerala: Tourism minister reveals most popular places of 2022

Kerala saw a 2.63% surge in tourist footfall in 2022

1 min read7 Feb 2023

This state hikes petrol, diesel prices by ₹2 per liter. Check new rates

The minister said that ₹1000 crore will be allocated for the 'Make in Kerala' during the project period. ₹100 crore has been earmarked for next year

2 min read3 Feb 2023
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