Technopark

  • PM on three-day visit to Kerala 04-01-2014 07:57 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday evening for a three-day visit in the southern state of Kerala. The PM is scheduled to launch an e-literacy drive sponsored by the state government on Saturday. He is also slated to open the international study centre of Tata Consultancy...
  • Kerala: Technopark phase III nears completion 22-11-2012 12:22 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The state-of-the-art twin tower of one million sq. ft built-up area, the third phase of Technopark, is nearly ready for inauguration. The twin towers have been named Aanamudi and Ponmudi after the two mountain peaks in the state. Allotment of space has begun, and 40 companies have taken up...
  • Thiruvananthapuram: Food waste crisis hits Technopark 21-09-2012 03:13 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: It seems the Technopark authorities are following in the footsteps of the City Mayor - they have refused to take up the responsibility of waste management. Instead, they have asked the companies to do it themselves. According to the park authorities, the employees have to take back the food...
  • Kerala: Master plan of T'puram Technocity ready 17-08-2012 08:15 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The master plan of the proposed Rs.5,000-crore Technocity to come up in a 450-acre campus near the Technopark campus here is ready, say senior officials. This state-of-the-art integrated IT township with up to 30 million square feet of built up space will have IT/ITES infrastructure, residential apartments, shopping malls...
  • T'puram: Techies turn chefs for a noble cause 10-07-2012 04:09 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Housed in a makeshift thatched hut was Thattukada Reloaded and a few steps ahead was Ustad Hotel'. Kappa and Karimeen pollichathu sat alongside yummy chocolate pudding and the Plantain stem punch served for a delectable nadan thirst quencher. The roofed patio of Bhavani building in Technopark resembled a busy...
  • T'puram: Technopark firms celebrate US holiday 05-07-2012 02:32 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Do you know the significance of July 4? Most Americans and a few techies in Technopark know the importance of this date. July 4, the Independence Day of America, is a holiday for some US-based companies in Technopark. For certain other firms, it is a day of relaxation as...
  • T'puram: Working in Technopark, paid peanuts 26-06-2012 12:40 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Its peanuts for some employees in Technopark. We are not talking about techies, but the security men who guard the park. According to a group of security men in Technopark, the security agencies are not paying them minimum wages. They allege that they are being denied salaried off days...
  • T'puram: Traditional art forms a big hit at Technopark 10-05-2012 08:11 AM

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Techies are going back to their roots. Those who think that techies can enjoy only rock and cinematic dance, a visit to Technopark would change your mind. Some organisations in Technopark are conducting programmes which are rooted in the culture and heritage of the State. The recent functions organised...
  • Technopark creating big jobs in Kerala 30-03-2012 05:16 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Technopark is helping in employment generation and the number of professionals at the IT hub is all set to touch 100,000 in the next five years, a state government official said on Friday. "Today at Technopark there are more than 35,000 professionals and in the next five years this...
  • T'puram: Acute water shortage at Technopark 05-03-2012 09:28 AM

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The water tank standing tall at Technopark is an iconic structure, but it has something more to say. The techies here have been facing acute water shortage for the past three days. Summer has become a tough time for techies as there is not enough drinking water in the...
  • Capgemini to set up shop in Thiruvananthapuram 06-01-2012 03:48 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: French company Capgemini is setting up a software centre at the Technopark IT hub in the Kerala capital, said a Technopark official. M. Vasudevan, business development manager at Technopark, said the company has taken up space at the Leela Infotech campus. Paris-based Capgemini is one of the world's largest...
  • Kerala campus gets condom vending machine 11-01-2011 05:40 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Over 30,000 employees at the Technopark campus here will have a condom vending unit at their disposal in a week's time, with healthcare firm HLL Lifecare Ltd set to install one there. It was not too long ago that plumbers had a nightmare on the campus as toilet drains...
  • Finding poetry beyond code: Techies go musical 27-01-2008 11:19 AM

    Islamabad: Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt will not appear at a British court hearing into accusations of spot-fixing, his lawyer said Thursday. Yasin Patel told The Associated Press in an email that Southwark Crown Court "has excused (Butt's) attendance" at Friday's hearing. The other two cricketers Mohammad Asif and Mohammad...