Aug 30, 2014 11:39 AM
In spite of the intermittent rain in the morning, crowds were seen walking towards Tripunithura town where Atham celebrations began with a procession around the town. Athagosham pageantry in Tripunithura on Friday heralded the harvest festival of Onam.
Aug 30, 2014 11:30 AM
Mr. Chandy said the setting up of an effluent treatment plant at State-owned Travancore Titanium Products Limited was based on a directive from a SC-appointed monitoring committee. Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Friday turned down the demand for his re
Aug 30, 2014 11:47 AM
The minister said the government was planning to extend support to small groups of women artisans. Industries Minister P.K. Kunhalikutty said on Friday that a production centre would be opened for women artisans who have undergone training in textile de
Aug 30, 2014 11:48 AM
Led by the District Medical Officer Haseena Mohammed 32 squads of the department, under the Safe Kerala programme, had examined 555 units across the district. In raids conducted by the Health department authorities on Friday, 12 eateries, a soda factory
Aug 30, 2014 11:47 AM
The clashes erupted following arguments over a shed erected near Thamarachal by a group named Twenty20 as part of Onam celebrations. The District Collector issued prohibitory orders near the Kizhakkambalam area following clashes between rival groups at
Aug 30, 2014 11:48 AM
In a protest against not providing safe accommodation to women in the Government Medical College, Ernakulam, residents of the men’s hostel on Friday stopped renovation work at the hostel that was aimed at dividing the premises to accommodate the wom
Aug 30, 2014 11:48 AM
State Child Rights Protection Commission has asked the Director of Public Instruction to withdraw the order recommending entrance exam for students in unrecognized schools, who wish to shift to recognized institutions in Classes between I and VIII. The com
Aug 30, 2014 11:46 AM
Manoj Xavier, 39, of Kurisingal House, Vypeen, was arrested from his rented house in Kadavanthra on Thursday evening. A man who made repeated hoax calls to LuLu mall at Edappally and demanded Rs.75 lakh ransom for not setting off a bomb was arrested by
Aug 30, 2014 11:42 AM
The Centre has fasttracked measures to promote coastal shipping and inland water transport to ferry goods and people through the country’s waterways, Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping has said. Speaking at the inaug
Aug 30, 2014 11:36 AM
Highlighting the plans put in place by NORKA in rehabilitating returnees from the Middle East by facilitating them to be small-scale entrepreneurs. Culture Minister K.C. Joseph, on Friday, maintained that all flagship projects of the UDF government were
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