Heavy rains pounded various parts of Kerala, especially the northern regions this morning, compounding the miseries of the people of the state where thousands are lodged in relief camps.
The state government has also agreed to release 75,000 cusecs of water from Kabini reservoir in Mysuru districts to tackle the flash floods.
The toll in rain-related deaths in Kerala touched 20 as Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan postponed Saturday's annual Nehru boat race in Alappuzha in view of heavy showers forecast.
ULCCS, one of the biggest co-operative societies in the country, has appointed Raveendran Kasthuri as its new CEO, the society said in a release here.
Heavy rains pounded Kerala on Monday disrupting normal life with more rainfall predicted till Wednesday, weather officials said.
Gulf Air today launched its daily non-stop service to Bahrain.
Skymet, a private weather forecasting agency and a rival of the IMD, had said that the monsoon made its arrival in Kerala yesterday.
Even as the incidence of fresh cases of Nipah virus has come down, a woman, under treatment at the Kozhikode Medical College hospital, passed away, taking the disease toll in Kerala to 13.
Amid the outbreak of the Nipah virus, the Kerala government today asked travellers to avoid visiting four northern districts of the state -- Kozhikode, Malappuram, Wayanad and Kannur.
Kozhikode railway station has been declared the "cleanest" in the country while the Hazrat Nizamuddin station in Delhi is at the lowest rung, said a survey.
Aircel moves SC to make Airtel clear dues
Alleges that the co withholding Rs453 Cr of bank guarantees paid on its behalf
Bank guarantees have lapsed and Aircel wants Airtel to pay the money
Alleged that Airtel is trying to usurp the sum
Aircel says without the money it may get liquidated
Bain joins KKR in race for Max Healthcare stake
PE firms look to buy 47% stake from Life Healthcare for $450-540 Mn
To decide on buy back of shares on Aug. 20
JET AIRWAYS CLARIFIES
Co planning $400 Mn stake sale is speculative in nature
Jet Auditor BSR may quit if issues are not resolved is factually incorrect
Have been pro-actively working on multiple revenue enhancements
Evaluating various funding options to meet liquidity requirements on priority
Relationship with Etihad Airways very strong
No delays in discharging any loan obligations to any of the lenders
Default status in tabular statement only due to technical errors, rectified now
Clarifies that reports of stake sale are purely speculative
Also Clarifies that rumors of auditor quitting if issues not solved are factually incorrect
Seeks lenders help in bid to avoid default
Airline wants waiver of loan covenant on existing debt facility of $185mn
Co has to repay or refinance at least $500mn of existing debt to avoid default
Told lenders it won’t be able to meet min $50mn profit condition for FY19
Consortium of lenders yet to decide on Jet’s request
Airline’s total debt was Rs 9430 Cr as on 31st March 18
NSE TO JET AIRWAYS
Have noticed a difference in your responses dated August 9 & 10
Clarify whether mgmt extension from audit committee as per Aug 10 response
Or did Audit Committee not recommend results to board as per Aug 9 response?
In Aug 10 response, details of "Certain Matters Not Closed" not provided
Provide exact reasons for which audit committee has not approved results
Again ask you to give us date when board meet to consider results will be held