South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 30, 2014
An ambitious programme to make Kerala a plastic-free state will be launched by the government through an anti-plastic drive on October 2, on the eve of Gandi Jayanthi.
India | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 30, 2014
A four-year-old child was locked up in a dog cage by his teacher at a private school in Thiruvananthapuram, as punishment for talking in class.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday September 29, 2014
A controversy has erupted over an activist of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS and accused in a murder case placing a turban on the head of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh during his visit to Thiruvananthapuram last week.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Parading of a wounded elephant in the annual inter-state Navaratri idol procession which began from Thakkale in Kerala-Tamil Nadu border on Sunday, has triggered a controversy with animal rights campaigners holding that it was an act of cruelty to th...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Kerala's capital Thiruvanathapuram may turn into a tobacco-free city soon with the city police taking several initiatives, including strict implementation of anti-tobacco laws.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Two national sports academies for athletics and golf were inaugurated in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday by Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
While the Indian Scientific community is anxiously awaiting the entry of 'Mangalyaan' into the orbit of the red planet on September 24, a cultural outfit in Thiruvananthapuram will be offering special prayers for the 'safety' and 'success' of the Mar...
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 18, 2014
As much as 90 percent of Kerala's 23.63 lakh diaspora is in the various Middle East countries, says a study released in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday.
India | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday September 5, 2014
For many of Kerala's children, the Onam feast, and not the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech, was today's big attraction. Still, the Government Girls' Higher Secondary School Cottonhill, Thiruvananthapuram, was not prepared for an complete letdow...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today made it clear that his government would not go back on its new liquor policy of limiting bar licenses to only 5-star hotels as part of a move to implement total prohibition in the state in 10 years' time.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 26, 2014
The Kerala government will take up the delay in opening a UAE consulate as the decision to do so was cleared last year, a state minister said on Tuesday.
South | Sneha Mary Koshy | Friday August 22, 2014
Walk down the streets of Thiruvananthapuram and the doors of closed bars greet you. For a Malayali, it is not a familiar sight. For years, these bars have seen brisk business even in the mornings.
Deepu M Kurup | Thursday August 21, 2014
Nazriya is from the Thiruvananthapuram, while Fahadh hails from Alappuzha. The two got engaged early this year
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 1, 2014
Kerala state Congress chief V.M. Sudheeran on Thursday made a passionate plea to party leaders not to include people who imbibe alcohol or use drugs as office bearers.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday July 27, 2014
A group of students from the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi (IIT-D) bagged the best project at the ninth National Innovation Contest - TechTop 2014 which concluded on Saturday.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
President Pranab Mukherjee today offered prayers at the famous Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram, before winding up his two-day visit to Kerala.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 7, 2014
The grit and determination of the 46 nurses helped in their evacuation from Iraq, said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy as he called for providing higher education and jobs in the state so that there is no need to go abroad.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 4, 2014
Roots-Norka, the state agency for the Kerala diaspora, will transfer the 46 nurses returning from Iraq Saturday from the Cochin airport to their homes, the government said on Friday.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 3, 2014
CPI(M)-led LDF opposition on Wednesday staged a walkout in Kerala Assembly alleging irregularities in giving Environment Clearance to a 27-storey building complex at a coastal village near here, even as government maintained that sanction was given f...
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Thursday June 26, 2014
Ashok Malik on the partial rollback of train fares