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Thrissur: Tamil Nadu police have detained three persons from the district in connection with the recent murder of the security guard at Kodanad tea estate bungalow owned by late chief minister J Jayalalithaa.
Kottayam: The state can now boast of hosting first digitalized panchayat ward in the country. The unique distinction has gone to ward number 15 of Aymanam grama panchayat.
IDUKKI: Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan's criticism of the removal of a cross at Pappathichola seems to have had an impact on the revenue officials in the district as they have in effect halted the anti-encroachment drive in the region.
Kochi: The crime branch (CB) has completed initial probe into the death of medical student Shamna Tasneem, who allegedly died of medical negligence.
Kochi: A meeting of stakeholders of the fisheries sector including fishermen, researchers and industry leaders was organized as part of the week-long diamond jubilee celebrations of the ICAR- Central institute of fisheries technology (CIFT ...
Kochi: The GSB Vikas Parishad, Elamakkara, will organize a Konkani cultural programme at Edappally Changampuzha Park on Sunday to enliven the Konkani language and culture.
As Kochi has more byroads and service roads than main roads, the metro agency considers three-wheelers as the best option to make people opt public transport.
Real estate in the south is moving out of the biggest metros, and Kochi is one of the fast movers leapfrogging on this shift.
Kochi: In a major study on fish trade in Kerala, the Central Marine fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) has found that the fish prices in Kerala registered a fall in 2016 despite a soaring demand for fish.
Kochi: Apartment owners associations allege the state government is delaying framing of rules and setting up of the Kerala Real Estate Regulatory Authority (KRERA) to protect builders.
Kochi: An Act to protect the interest of consumers in the real estate sector, says the foreword of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act enacted in March last year.
Kochi Kai, a once-powerful faction of the ruling Liberal Democratic party, marks the 60th anniversary of its establishment this year, just as LDP President and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is eyeing a new tenure that would make him the country's longest ...
Kochi: Film buffs, who were eagerly awaiting the screening of S S Rajamouli's magnum opus 'Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion' on Friday at the city's two prominent multiplexes-- PVR and Cinepolis-- were left disappointed after uncertainty prevailed over its ...
Kottayam: The Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church will launch a programme aimed at the comprehensive development of transgenders . The plan was inaugurated as part Mar Thoma Valiya Metropolitan Philipose Mar Chrysostom's 100th birthday ...
Kochi: The city corporation does not have any details of its land holdings and assets. On Wednesday, mayor Soumini Jain herself announced in the council that documents related to leasing out 53 cents at Ravipuram to a private group and records to prove ...
Kochi: The Kerala high court has ordered that a 650 metric-tonne barge that transports liquefied ammonia through water to Fertilisers and chemicals Travancore Ltd (FACT) should be dry docked for inspection.
Kochi: Political turmoil continues to haunt Maradu municipality as UDF vice-chairperson Antony Asanparambil resigned from his post on Thursday.
Chennai, Apr 27 Taking suo motu cognisance of air pollution in Kochi and damage to biodiversity in Munnar, the National Green Tribunal (Southern Zone) has issued notice to the Kerala government.
Kochi: The two-day coastal security exercise 'Sagar Kavach' concluded on Thursday off the coast of Kerala, Mahe, Lakshadweep and Minicoy.
Kochi: A 45-year-old man was booked for sexually assaulting his 15-year-old daughter who was staying at Janaseva Shishubhavan after bringing her to his house at Idukki during summer vacation in 2014.
Kochi: Those in love with golden Malayalam oldies can hardly forget the songs 'naya paisa illa, kayyiloru naya paisayilla, manennum vilikkilla mayilennum vilikkilla...' rendered by Mehboob. That people still cherish the memories of the playback singer ...
With help from the Ministry of agriculture, Forestry, and fisheries, next-generation high-tech farming is commencing in 10 locations around Kochi. One of the largest facilities is in Shimantocho, located Just west of Kochi city centre. The next ...
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's statement in the Assembly on the proposal of laying a gas pipeline in the Kochi-Kayamkulam segment has given fresh hopes on the revival of LNG-based power generation at NTPC, Kayamkulam.
Kochi: In a first, an international exhibition of cartoons featuring 83 noted cartoonists from 30 countries is opening at Durbar Hall arts Centre from Friday.
KOTTAYAM: The police here have launched a unique project to create awareness among the public about hardcore criminals in their area.
The event, aimed at sensitising the public to curb noise pollution and vehicle users to only blow horn when utmost necessary, was held by the State government in association with the Kochi chapter of the Indian Medical Association, Young Indians, and ...
IDUKKI/KOTTAYAM: With power minister M M Mani refusing to meet or apologize to the Pembilai Orumai leaders over the derogatory remarks he made against them, a faction led by a few of the outfit's leaders, began a hunger strike at Munnar on Tuesday.
Health officials in Kochi district, India has confirmed two diphtheria cases, a six-year-old from Vazhakulam and a 18-year-old from Kaloor, according to Indian media.
Kochi: A 42-year-old man injured his one-year-old daughter on the face before chasing his wife along the road and stabbing her at Perumbavoor on Tuesday morning.
Kochi: police arrested an Assamese for kidnapping the child of a woman hailing from Assam after she rejected his sexual advances.
Kochi: There must have been numerous occasions where you must have felt disappointed when motorists violated traffic rules while you patiently waited at traffic signals to turn green, or for that matter, you stopped at the zebra lines to allow ...
Kochi: The state government must act proactively and constantly review permissions granted for exploitation of mineral resources so as to arrest destruction or depletion of such resources at the earliest stage, the high court has suggested.
Kochi: A petition has been filed before the high court seeking a directive to the state police chief to register an FIR and take urgent action against minister M M Mani to protect the women of the state from his continuous, sexually-loaded statements.
Kochi: "Was it a wildcat or a leopard?" wondered the local people who spotted a wild animal on an isolated plot at Marithazham near Kanjiramattom on Monday night.
Kochi: The CBI court here convicted a former customs and central Excise official and his wife in a disproportionate assets case on Tuesday.
Kochi: A three-member team from Kfw, the German bank funding Kochi Water Metro project, visited major boat jetties and held discussions with Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) managing director Elias George on Tuesday. KMRL said they discussed the ...
Kottayam: The birth centenary of Mar Thoma Valiya Metropolitan Philipose Mar Chrysostom will be celebrated at the Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church headquarters in Thiruvalla on Thursday.
Kochi: An initiative by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) and Young Indians (YI), the youth wing of Confederation of Indian Industry, which began in 2009 in Kochi as a small effort to reduce noise levels on city roads has now become a national movement.
Kochi: Corp Alone Would Lose Rs 5Cr Every Year As Track Rent For gas pipelines.A directive by the state government which asks the local bodies in Kochi to charge the rates fixed by the public works department (PWD) while permission for laying pipelines ...
"It gains relevance since the two main railway stations are located in the western part of Kochi, while the city and business activities are fast expanding eastward, beyond NH Bypass.
Kochi is reported to have seen a 22 percent growth in its bunkering services last year. Boosting the southern port's bunker business is certainly not a new ambition; in 2014 Director General of shipping Gautam Chatterjee said the port and state ...
A six-year-old tested positive for the disease at Mudikkal in Vazhakulam near here on Tuesday. Health officials said that measures had been strengthened to check the spread of the disease.
Planning trips is no more a tiresome activity with virtual tours and games on your mobile phone, earning discount coupons.The state tourism department's latest ...
DAMMAM: A Malayali woman, who was allegedly duped by a Kollam-based recruitment agency, has returned home with the help of the Indian embassy.
Kochi: Even as the district medical office authorities have stepped up preventive measures and awareness programmes on the need to take vaccination against diphtheria, two more suspected cases were reported on Monday.
Tripunithura: police are investigating the death of a new-born boy, whose body was found buried near the kitchen of his home at Churaakadu here on Tuesday.
Kochi: The Kerala high court has suggested that the state government must act proactively and constantly review permissions granted for exploitation of mineral resources so as to arrest destruction or depletion of such resources at the earliest stage.






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