"Kerala is the first state to declare the internet as a fundamental right of the citizen. As part of this, the K-FON project was launched to provide quality internet free of cost to the poor and at affordable rates to others. No other state in India has implemented such a scheme. Despite the delay due to the lockdown, M V Gautam, CMD of consortium leader BEL, has promised to complete the project by December this year," Vijayan said. … [Read more...] about Kerala’s free internet project to be commissioned in December: CM Pinarayi Vijayan
"#JUSTIN Southwest #Monsoon2020 finally arrived on the mainland of India, #Monsoon arrived on Kerala before the actual onset date. All the onset conditions including rainfall, OLR value, wind speed, are met. Finally, the 4-month long festival begins for Indian. #HappyMonsoon (sic),” the private forecaster tweeted.#JUSTIN Southwest #Monsoon2020 finally arrived on the mainland of India, #Monsoon arrived on Kerala before the actual onset date. All the onset conditions including rainfall, OLR value, wind speed, etc are met. Finally, the 4-month long festival begins for Indian. #HappyMonsoon … [Read more...] about Skymet Weather announces arrival of monsoon over Kerala, IMD differs
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Fine dines have evolved DIY kits which, most believe, will find customers even after the lockdown opens. Mumbai’s 1441 Pizzeria’s gourmet DIY pizza kit helps people recreate the flavours of their famous wood-fired pizza. Managing Director Krishna Gupta says, “A survey told us that people were craving for good quality ingredients and restaurant-quality food. There was a gap to be filled and we jumped in. In your DIY box, you will get a half-baked pizza base, which is made from Italian Flour, a portion of Italian tomato sauce, imported Mozzarella cheese and other fresh ingredients depending on your choice.” … [Read more...] about Riding COVID-19 storm: Restaurants rewrite home delivery rules with special menus, DIY kits
IngredientsJameson Irish Whiskey: 60mlMaple Syrup/Pancake Syrup: 1 tspAngostura orange or regular Bitters: 2-3 dashesOrange peel, to garnishMethodMix whiskey, maple syrup, bitters and 1tsp. water in an old-fashioned glass, until the syrup is dissolved.Add a single large ice cube or lots of ice and give it a quick stir for 4-5 seconds.Garnish with orange peel.Deepali Nandwani is a journalist who keeps a close watch on the world of luxury. … [Read more...] about Quarantine cocktails: Forage in your pantry to spice up a ‘sustainable’ drink