Interviews

Balarama kicks up a fuss with introducing Dinkini: Fans ask where Luttapi is

KOTTAYAM Feb 11: Last Friday, kids’s magazine Balarama introduced a new character by the name of Dinkini in their popular Mayavi comics in Kerala. However, the female character Dinkini was resembling Luttapi, another make character in the same comics. Continue reading “Balarama kicks up a fuss with introducing Dinkini: Fans ask where Luttapi is”

Woman expresses her disdain through Facebook post towards men for not helping them in danger 

By A Staff Reporter

KOCHI Feb 11: A woman, who was travelling by train to Thrissur on Kerala Express train, shares the ordeal she had to undergo during this journey from a 24-year-old man who was intoxicated through her Facebook post. Continue reading “Woman expresses her disdain through Facebook post towards men for not helping them in danger “

Priya Varrier’s kissing scene with co-star Roshan Abdul Rauf goes viral (Watch Video)

KOCHI Feb 7: The internet sensation Priya Prakash Varrier is back in the news! After swooning a million hearts with her ‘wink’, the young actress has again gone viral but this time it’s for a leaked scene. Continue reading “Priya Varrier’s kissing scene with co-star Roshan Abdul Rauf goes viral (Watch Video)”

19-year-old Malayalee girl Amika ups fight to eradicate period poverty in UK

By Balagopal

When the word ‘menstruation or periods’ is so much trending in Kerala, a Malayalee teenage girl in the United Kingdom is on the campaign to ensure that no girl child should miss school due to them being unable to afford menstrual products and also to smash the stigma surrounding menstruation. Continue reading “19-year-old Malayalee girl Amika ups fight to eradicate period poverty in UK”

Modi’s positive energy still envelopes me: Mohanlal

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Sept 22: Mohanlal recalls his meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently and he shares an aspect on it in his blog.

Mohanlal describes the day as the most valuable day in his life. Continue reading “Modi’s positive energy still envelopes me: Mohanlal”

Kerala Chief Minister Goes To US For Treatment, To Come Back In 3 Weeks

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Sept 3: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan left Sunday for the US for medical treatment, sources said.

He left for treatment at Mayo Clinic and was expected to be back after three weeks, they said. Continue reading “Kerala Chief Minister Goes To US For Treatment, To Come Back In 3 Weeks”

GCA defends Azharuddin son’s selection for Ranji Trophy

PANAJI Aug 30: Goa Cricket Association (GCA) secretary Daya Pagi has defended the decision of selecting former Indian cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin’s son Asaduddin in the state team for the upcoming season of Ranji Trophy, following the uproar over the same. Continue reading “GCA defends Azharuddin son’s selection for Ranji Trophy”

I’m overwhelmed by the love showered on me: Mammootty

Malayalam superstar Mammootty, who has been acting for over 25 years, says he is overwhelmed by the love he’s received from people and hopes to play many more roles before hanging his boots. Continue reading “I’m overwhelmed by the love showered on me: Mammootty”

Smartphone apps help Kathakali enthusiasts understand the art better

KOCHI: Close to dusk, walking amid a light drizzle along the rain-soaked path leading to Sopanam Hall in a quiet corner of Cherppu in Thrissur was the epitome of tranquility. Continue reading “Smartphone apps help Kathakali enthusiasts understand the art better”

9 Just-in-Case Items Everyone Needs to Have Handy When Interviewing

You’re totally prepared to ace this job interview. You’ve cyber stalked the hiring manager, researched the company until you were blue in the face, and have practically committed the job description to memory.

So, you park your car to head into the interview, feeling ready to take the world by storm. That is, until you spill your hot coffee on your shirt. In your efforts to quickly wipe up the mess, you rip your tights, somehow drop the only copy of your resume directly into a sewer drain, and realize that you just locked your keys in your car.

This anecdote was likely enough to immediately give you heart palpitations. And, while it may be a somewhat exaggerated scenario, it definitely illustrates the need for being prepared for the absolute worst when you’re interviewing.

So, it’s definitely smart to have a few items in your bag that will help you tackle those mishaps and walk into your interview with confidence. Here are nine items that you should bring with you for every job interview.

Oh, and if you want to be safe, just don’t gamble with drinking any sort of beverage on your way to the interview. It never ends well.