Apr 18, 2014 10:14 AM
Sludge in upstream area causing depletion of oxygen in water Experts are debating bioremediation measures, including de-sledging the upstream areas of the Pathalam bund in the Periyar to avert fish deaths.Mooting the idea of de-sludging the nearly 1-km u
Apr 18, 2014 10:51 AM
SSLC pass percentage has shot up substantially by over 4.6 points over the past five years Growing competition among successive governments to increase the pass percentage of SSLC examination through liberal valuation has come in for criticism from expe
Apr 18, 2014 11:19 AM
But the corporation says the foul smell can't be from the waste treatment plant Wind is what the residents of Thrikkakara municipality fears the most these days. For, as the wind blows, many areas of the municipality comes in the grip of unbearable st
Apr 18, 2014 11:21 AM
Factors 8 and 9 are blood-clotting proteins needed to save the lives of haemophiliacs in case of an injury. Even as the city observed World Haemophilia Day on Thursday, the Karunya pharmacy in the district remained short of clotting factor concentrates.
Apr 18, 2014 11:31 AM
Corporation denies allegations of stench engulfing some of city suburbs during night hours The Kochi Corporation authorities have denied allegations that stench engulfing some of the city suburbs during night hours was generated from its municipal solid
Apr 17, 2014 07:47 PM
If you thought dietary food in hospitals is insipid then it’s time to change your view Dry bread, limp peas, bland meat, the ubiquitous kanji are what come to mind when you think - dietary food. The meals served to patients are limiting in terms o
Apr 17, 2014 07:42 PM
A soup, a cake and some chocolate bunnies Mushroom with chicken soup Ingredients Chicken small – 1 Butter – 1 tbsp Celery – 1 stick Fresh mushrooms – 100 gm Cornflour – 3 tbsp Spring onion – 2 Lettuce
Apr 17, 2014 07:39 PM
Protect your hair and skin from the merciless heat With temperatures touching 35 degrees and expected to rise higher, how do we beat the heat? Skin and hair care experts share some interesting facts and natural remedies to tackle the heat and to keep ou
Apr 17, 2014 07:33 PM
Make heads turn with designer jhumkas in gold, diamond, terracotta, paper… Vidya Balan wears them and so does Deepika Padukone. Closer home, Kavya Madhavan and Rima Kallingal don them too. Nearly everyone seems to be sporting jhumkas (jimmikis) &#
Apr 17, 2014 02:21 PM
A Shakespeare Festival to mark the 450th birth anniversary of the poet-playwright will be held during Apr 21-27, 2014, at David Hall, Fort Kochi – free for the public. The programme by The Kochi Reading Group (KRG) features a 1-man play by London st
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