Technopark

  • PM on threeday visit to Kerala January 4, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday evening for a threeday visit in the southern state of Kerala. The PM is scheduled to launch an eliteracy 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 November 22, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: The stateoftheart twin tower of one million sq. ft builtup 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 September 21, 2012

    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 August 17, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: The master plan of the proposed Rs.5,000crore Technocity to come up in a 450acre campus near the Technopark campus here is ready, say senior officials. This stateoftheart 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 July 10, 2012

    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 July 5, 2012

    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 USbased companies in Technopark. For certain other firms, it is a day of relaxation as...
  • T'puram: Working in Technopark, paid peanuts June 26, 2012

    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 May 10, 2012

    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 March 30, 2012

    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 March 5, 2012

    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...
  • Promote culture of innovation: Pitroda January 25, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Urging young leaders, entrepreneurs and students to work towards building innovation as the latest culture in India, Sam Pitroda, said on Wednesday it would only be innovation that would take the country to dizzying heights. "We are living in very exciting times. Evolution of Internet has brought one of the...
  • Capgemini to set up shop in Thiruvananthapuram January 6, 2012

    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. Parisbased Capgemini is one of the world's largest management...
  • Kerala campus gets condom vending machine January 11, 2011

    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...
  • Kerala set to open first phase of Rs 600cr IT park September 18, 2009

    Kochi: The first phase of the Rs 600crore Koratty Information Technology park in Kerala, being set up as part of the state government's plan to open IT parks in all districts, will be opened on October 10. The project, coming up on 42 acres in Koratty in Thrissur district, is one...
  • Finding poetry beyond code: Techies go musical January 28, 2008

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Technopark in Thiruvananthapuram was India's first IT park, but today the techies have stopped coding and started composing. What may look like a brainstorming session in some IT firm is actually a group of techies doing something that does not involve plans for some new software. Instead, these professionals...