Thiruvananthapuram News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday November 28, 2015
Residents call it Mount Garbage. Thiruvananthapuram city's new landmark, a rising heap of waste spread over half an acre, lies behind the biggest wholesale market here and just four km away from the Secretariat, the seat of the state government.
Thiruvananthapuram News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 26, 2015
After conducting record cataract surgeries in the state, Kerala ophthalmologists now aim to tackle other eye ailments as well as increasing public awareness about eye donations.
Thiruvananthapuram News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 25, 2015
A CBI team raided the office of the Airport Authority of India in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday, a source said today.
Thiruvananthapuram News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 25, 2015
A 19-year-old girl student of a college in neighbouring Kollam district suffered serious head injuries after she was hit by a speeding bike near the college campus.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
Stepping up its demand for the resignation of Kerala excise minister K Babu over the Bar Bribery scam, opposition CPI(M)-led Left Democratic Front (LDF) today decided to take out a march to the state assembly on November 30 on the opening day of its session.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 21, 2015
Around 600 delegates from various foreign countries are expected to participate in a four-day international biotechnology conference beginning in Thiruvananthapuram on Sunday.
Thiruvananthapuram News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 21, 2015
The Sabarimala temple authorities said on Saturday they plan to move the Kerala High Court against its ban on pilgrims throwing their clothes into the Pamba river.
India News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Thursday November 19, 2015
11-year-old Tilotama was born with damaged nerves which restricts her arm movements. This would mean that Tilotima would require assistance at every step of the way. But today, Tilotima is able to carry out many of her daily chores independently. All thanks to the love of her parents.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 19, 2015
Holding that there was a need to strike balance between empathy for stray dogs and safety of humans, the Supreme Court on Wednesday permitted municipal bodies to kill irretrievably ill and wounded stray dogs suffering from rabies, in accordance with the laws.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Thursday November 19, 2015
Around 10 people are being questioned for their alleged connection with a sex racket in Kerala allegedly involving minors and pornographic websites. The organisers of the kiss of love campaign are among the 10 people, said police sources.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 18, 2015
The Supreme Court is likely to commence final hearing today on a bunch of petitions challenging the mass culling of stray dogs.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Wednesday November 18, 2015
The education minister of Kerala, India's most literate state, today landed in a controversy, saying he didn't approve of boys and girls sharing a bench in an educational institution.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday November 16, 2015
Kerala has unveiled a transgender policy, becoming the first state in India to do so. The policy aims to give 25,000 transgender people in the state a platform to eventually be able to demand a right to equality, dignity, development and expression, the government says.
India News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy (with inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday November 10, 2015
Kerala Finance Minister KM Mani, accused of bribery, has offered to resign, sources have told NDTV. Despite pressure from the opposition and within, the Congress led United Democratic Front seemed unwilling to ask him to step down, after a preliminary meeting to discuss the matter earlier today.
Kerala News | NDTV.com | Monday November 9, 2015
The Central Congress leadership has asked Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy to seek the resignation of state finance minister KM Mani, who is allegedly embroiled in bribery scam, sources told NDTV. Sources said there is a strong possibility that Mr Mani will be told that he would not be able to continue.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Friday November 6, 2015
Seeking a stay order on fresh investigations against Finance Minister KM Mani for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 1 crore promising to renew bar licences last year, Kerala government today moved the High Court.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 2, 2015
Former Defence Minister A K Antony said in Thiruvananthapuram today there is no alternative to the Congress-led UDF in Kerala, and added it will emerge victorious in the polls to the state's civic bodies.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday October 31, 2015
The Kerala government has ordered a new investigation into the death of a religious leader around 13 years ago.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 30, 2015
All seven satellites of the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS), will be in orbit by March next year, ISRO Chairman A S Kiran said in Thiruvananthapuram on thursday.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday October 24, 2015
Some smiling and some in tears, toddlers walked down to the Madre De Deus church today on the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram for Vidyarambham - the festival of learning.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 23, 2015
Parents in Kerala with toddlers in tow were seen rushing to temples, clubs, media organisations and churches on Vijaydashmi, as Dussehra is called in Thiruvananthapuram, as thousands of tiny tots were initiated into the world of letters.
Thiruvananthapuram News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday October 24, 2015
For many families in Thiruvananthapuram who earn a living by selling papads, a month ago 100 papads meant a profit of at least Rs 20. But with a 40 per cent increase in the price of Urad dal in less than a month, their profits have tumbled by nearly 70 per cent.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Wednesday October 21, 2015
Going against the majority opinion has as much consequences in the virtual world as in the real. Eight women from Kerala, who found this to their cost, have now joined hands - their campaign is called For a Better FB -- and no less than 75 international online organisations are supporting their demands.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 16, 2015
In view of emerging challenges in the cyber world and spiralling internet crime rate, Kerala police is getting ready to launch a CyberDome, a high tech centre for cyber security and innovations, in Thiruvananthapuram next month.