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Mar 27, 2015 12:00 AM
Concerns about slow pace raised by DMRC : Kochi Metro’s civil contractor L&T will add another 1,500 workers to its existing 3,000-strong workforce to speed up works in the Aluva-Palarivattom corridor, it was decided at a high-level meeting held
Mar 27, 2015 12:00 AM
Hopes of State stepping up assistance dashed : The massive cut in the budgetary allocation for the mid-day meal scheme for school children has invited harsh criticism from health activists and experts.The allocation for the scheme, which aims at improvin
Mar 27, 2015 12:00 AM
Truth in Akira Kurosawa’s gripping film ‘Rashomon’ is evasive and dithering until the viewers realise the impossibility of arriving at a finite ending.“There’s no truth,” Japanese artist Ryota Kuwakubo tells The Hindu ta
Mar 27, 2015 12:00 AM
Efforts on to conserve the endangered species Beaches of Kochi are turning out to be favourite nesting sites of Olive Ridley turtles. After Kuzhipally Beach, where nearly 200 young turtles were released to sea recently, the Forest and Wildlife officials
Mar 27, 2015 12:00 AM
: The State government has promised trade union leaders of Fertilisers and Chemicals Travancore Ltd. (FACT) that it would expedite work on the pending natural gas pipeline in a bid to draw the attention of the Union government to the financial crisis plagu
Mar 27, 2015 08:13 PM
For the Malayali fish is not mere food; it is an emotion. It is love and it is this love that these brands hope to capitalise on. A year ago when Fishy’s, Kochi’s version of a fish and chips joint, opened there was scepticism. “Teachin
Mar 27, 2015 07:50 PM
Edappally, in the course of time, has seen a demographic shift; socio-political-cultural signposts have also shifted. Edappally is now a burgeoning borough on the fast track to development but still retains an old-world charm and vestiges of rich history.T
Mar 27, 2015 12:00 AM
: The Kochi Corporation council meeting held here on Thursday approved the budget for 2015-16 with amendments that include proposals mooted by the opposition.The budget was approved after including an additional revenue expectation of Rs. 40 crore and addi
Mar 27, 2015 12:00 AM
Diversification of activities not the need of the hour: port union : The ambitious Sagarmala project for the comprehensive development and diversification of activities at major ports in the country has received a guarded welcome by port workers’ u
Mar 27, 2015 12:00 AM
: Steps will be taken soon to integrate staff at the Government Medical College, Ernakulam, into the government fold , said the Health Secretary K. Elangovan.Taking stock of the operational, human resources and administrative problems at the medical colleg
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