India News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Friday July 3, 2015
It's monsoon season in Kerala, also known as the best time for ayurvedic massages, and a privileged group of nearly 40 jumbos are in a for a treat. The annual month long rejuvenation therapy, specially held by the temple board for those elephants use...
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Wednesday June 10, 2015
A proposal for an elephant exclusive hospital in Kerala Thrissur district has left animal lovers overjoyed.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 7, 2015
India's first exclusive hospital for elephants will come up in Kerala, a veterinarian said in Thrissur today.
Kerala News | NDTV.com | Wednesday May 27, 2015
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi addressed a fishermen's gathering at a village in Kerala's Thrissur. Mr Gandhi is also expected to meet rubber plantation families in Aluva in Cochin this afternoon.
India News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Thursday April 30, 2015
As 30 caparisoned elephants gracefully made their way down a festive Thrissur street in Kerala yesterday, few could doubt the stunning beauty of the parade that has come under a cloud lately for its use of captive elephants.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Monday April 27, 2015
A parade of elephants caparisoned in gold has been an enduring image for Kerala Tourism over the decades. The resplendent parade, featuring 30 elephants with decorated umbrellas over them, occurs during the state's annual, week-long Thrissur Pooram. ...
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 27, 2015
As the stage is set for Kerala's iconic festival Thrissur pooram, Hollywood actress Pamela Anderson has written to Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy asking him not to the use elephants for the festival.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 9, 2015
The century-old zoological park here is getting ready to retrieve and display the bones of a dead elephant, claimed to be the oldest captive jumbo in Asia.
Kerala News | Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday March 7, 2015
In a major embarrassment for Kerala's United Democratic Front (UDF), its chief whip PC George dragged his own state government into yet another controversy, this time regarding the Thirssur Hummer case, where a guard died after he was allegedly ramme...
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Friday February 27, 2015
A senior police officer of Kerala has been suspended for allegedly violating procedures and secretly meeting Muhammed Nisham -- the businessman accused of ramming a security guard in Thrissur with his Hummer.
South | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday January 31, 2015
A security guard who was run into with an Hummer by an enraged businessman in Kerala is in critical condition in a hospital in Thrissur, nearly 300 km from the capital of Thiruvananthapuram. Amid public outrage, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said that...
South | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Sugam Singhal | Friday January 30, 2015
A businessman in Kerala has been arrested after he allegedly ploughed his Hummer today into a security guard as punishment.
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.
World News | 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 News | 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.