South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 27, 2014
The archdiocese of Thrissur in Kerala on Saturday created a new Guinness World Record, when it assembled 18,112 Santa Clauses on the streets and broke the existing record set by Derry in Northern Ireland with 13,000.
South | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday December 1, 2014
Kerala is observing the 38th death anniversary of its favourite elephant. This morning, in keeping with tradition, the chief elephant of the Guruvayur temple, accompanied by other elephants, garlanded the statue of Kesavan in Thrissur's Guruvayur.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 24, 2014
An Indian man, who had disappeared from his hometown in Kerala nearly 40 years ago, has been found by his family at a hospital in Dubai in the UAE, a newspaper report said.
PTI | Saturday October 18, 2014
The Kerala Bakers Association (KBA) is planning to bake a 600-ft-long cake to mark the 131st anniversary of cake-making in the country. The association is planning to bake the cake at a convention centre in Thrissur on October 30 to showcase the lega...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Over 100 wild tortoises, which were meant to be smuggled to Tamil Nadu, have been seized from three women train passengers in Thrissur district of Kerala.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 28, 2014
Over 8.58 lakh foreign tourists visited Kerala in 2013, marking a growth of 8.12 per cent from last year, a top Kerala Tourism official said in Jaipur today.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 24, 2014
The 125th birth anniversary of freedom fighter K. Kelappan, populary known as 'Kerala Gandhi' was celebrated here by 'Kerala Kshetra Samrakshna Samithi' (Kerala Temple Protection Council).
South | Press trust of India | Thursday August 7, 2014
A two-day international Malayalam-Arabic literary festival will commence here on August 8 with the aim of stabilising the literature and cultural heritage of the Arabian Gulf countries through the medium of literature.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 24, 2014
Efforts are on to expand and evolve the start up village into a multi nodal innovation, incubation and business ecosystem centre with the state government aiming to make Kerala the country's start-up capital, state's IT and Industries Minister, P K K...
India | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy (With inputs from PTI) | Tuesday June 10, 2014
A huge controversy has broken out in Kerala's Thrissur after a government polytechnic published a photograph of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in their campus magazine under a list of "negative faces" that also includes Osama bin Laden, Adolf Hitler an...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 14, 2014
Kerala State Minority Commission chairman A M Veerankutty and its two members visited an old age home in Thrissur on Tuesday, where 12 Bangladeshi nationals have been staying for the past ten months. Their statements have also been recorded.
Cities | Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday May 5, 2014
On the run since April 25, he was arrested from Nagarcoil, Tamil Nadu.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Attacking BJP's manifesto containing contentious Hindutva issues, Congress President Sonia Gandhi today said their 'communal agenda' was a 'grave threat' to the country's unity and integrity.
Thursday March 13, 2014
Set up in 1992, the Thrissur, Kerala-based Manappuram went public in August 1995 and has over 4,000 branches across the country.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Two gold bars, weighing around two kgs and valued at Rs 60.94 lakh, were seized by the customs officers from a passenger who arrived in Kochi from Kuala Lumpur by an Air Asia flight.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 22, 2013
Despite protests from the Communist Party-led Left Democratic Front (LDF), Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today commenced his mass contact programme in Thrissur.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 5, 2013
A 22-year-old Communist Party of India (Marxist) activist was hacked to death last night at nearby Guruvayur, allegedly by four Bharatiya Janata Party workers, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday September 16, 2013
The Guruvayur Devaswom has rejected Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) request to provide them details of gold assets of the famous Sri Krishna temple in Thrissur.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 4, 2013
National Human Rights Commission has issued notice to the Department of Health and Family Welfare of Kerala on reports that four persons lost their eyesight allegedly after undergoing cataract surgery in Thrissur Medical College.
South | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy; edited by Mala Das | Friday April 26, 2013
A case has been registered against the father of a nine-year-old boy in Kerala who was seen driving a Ferrari in a YouTube video. Nisham, a bidi firm owner, has been booked under Section 23 of the Juvenile Justice Act for allowing his underage son to...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday April 22, 2013
Kerala's popular temple festival Thrissur Pooram was held in Thrissur on Sunday. Thousands of people, including foreign tourists, participated in the ceremony which included a parade of 30 richly caparisoned pachyderms and also a performance by over ...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 16, 2013
Holding that political parties should try to adopt decentralisation as a key organisational concept to ensure that they reflect the will of the people at the grass root level, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today said he would do his best to pu...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 16, 2013
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi arrived in Thrissur today to learn about Kerala's experience in panchayat raj system.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday April 15, 2013
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi will arrive in Thrissur on Tuesday on a visit to Kerala Institute of Local Administration (KILA) at nearby Mulamkunnathukavu.