Nov 1, 2014 10:29 AM
"The police will maintain law and order and ensure that the public are not harmed," said an official. The organizers of the ‘Kiss of Love’ protest against moral policing have said that the event will go ahead at Marine Drive on Sunday as pla
Nov 1, 2014 10:39 AM
The National School Sanitation Manual recommends one toilet for every 80 students, taking into consideration queuing time, peak hours (lunch/break time) and strength of the school. If the Central Board of Secondary Education effectively implements its S
Nov 1, 2014 10:36 AM
The meeting of the Authority had also resolved to take legal action against the local bodies of Kochi and Maradu that have given the ‘go-ahead’ for the constructions in the CRZ area of the water body. The legal action against the constructio
Nov 1, 2014 10:30 AM
While bar owners, workers and consumers were delighted, there was no joy for the excise department officials. The division bench verdict of the Kerala High Court staying the closure of bars on Friday marked the end of a 24-hour long rollercoaster ride f
Nov 1, 2014 10:56 AM
Work at Kochi Metro’s upcoming coach-maintenance depot at Muttom came to a standstill yet again on Friday as BMS workers stalled the work demanding jobs at the worksite. They also threatened to halt work at other metro sites, if their workers are no
Nov 1, 2014 10:56 AM
Legal and Taxes Secretaries and the Excise Commissioner will hold discussions with the Advocate General. Excise Minister K. Babu has said that there was no change in the government’s liquor policy. Talking to reporters here on Friday, Mr. Babu sai
Oct 31, 2014 07:14 PM
Syed Sanaullah Makthi Thangal, one of the earliest progressive Islamic scholars of Kerala, lies buried in the ancient Juma Masjid at Calvathy In the middle of the khabaristan or burial ground adjoining the historic Juma Masjid at Calvathy, among the many
Oct 31, 2014 11:04 AM
Notwithstanding the State government order on revised autorickshaw and taxi fares, autorickshaw operators in the Corporation continue to be a dejected lot as their longstanding demand for fixing city limits remains unaddressed. The CITU-affiliated Autor
Oct 31, 2014 11:01 AM
As the High Court verdict to close down all two-and three-star bar hotels in Kerala came out on Thursday, the tipplers in Kochi were critical of the UDF government. And these bars witnessed a heavy rush, as people flocked in groups to enjoy their drinks f
Oct 31, 2014 10:56 AM
Victims include 17 schoolchildren and 8-month-old infant Twenty-two people, including 17 schoolchildren and an eight-month-old infant, were hit by a car at Karukutty junction near Angamaly here on Thursday evening.Those injured were waiting at the bus st
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