Princy Alexander

Cleanliness is nobody's concern at Fort Kochi beach

DTPC secretary S Vijayakumar said they hope to complete the beach cleaning work in a few days time. 

12 Dec 2018

Park your woes here!

 Eight years ago, the first automated car-parking facility sprung up in Kochi, with a capacity to hold 25 cars.

05 Dec 2018

A public nuisance?

What happens when a public toilet comes up right behind the back gate of a hospital, blocking passage? You go to court, apparently.

03 Dec 2018

Kochi's Pachalam Market to spring back to life soon

The Pachalam market, which has always been at the centre of controversy for lack of hygiene, will soon get a facelift.

28 Nov 2018

Decoding classical music with a pinch of technology

Aruna Sankaranarayanan first shot to fame when she and her friend developed the ‘Chennai Flood Map’ in 2015.

26 Nov 2018

Builders on redesign spree

The recent floods left a huge trail of destruction all over the state in its wake.

24 Nov 2018

Sajeesh & the palm leaf wonders

When Sajeesh V P was busy building the miniature model of the Poongattumana Vettakorumakan temple at Anjoor, he went on a six-month fast.

15 Nov 2018

Saying no to plastic bags with ads

From next week, no shops in the city can forcefully push plastic bags carrying advertisements or logos to their customers.

14 Nov 2018

A ‘model’ lost in the flood

Various projects for proper waste management, women’s employment, potable water, organic farming, health and housing will be implemented.

13 Nov 2018

New ground for novel designs

Working with the Indian Navy equipped aircraft artificer Thasveer M Salim with the confidence to try his luck with life.

13 Nov 2018

Vyttila- Edappally bypass to blossom again

Travelling through the Vyttila- Edappally bypass will soon be a sight for the sore eye with the authorities restarting the pruning and maintenance of the plants on the median along the stretch.

07 Nov 2018

A route where only woes travel

Kochi is fast losing hold of its huge potential in the water transport sector.

30 Oct 2018

As a startup, you will find yourself hiring employees more often than you’d expect

The Kerala Water Authority (KWA), which has been on the lookout for a space to treat the city’s sewage waste, will soon set up a  plant at Elamkulam.

25 Oct 2018

The painting on the wall

The next time you walk across the Vasco da Gama Square in Fort Kochi, it is hardly likely that you will miss ‘the wall’.

24 Oct 2018

Toll plaza expansion hits a roadblock

The NHAI officials and District Collector had held talks six months ago where they decided to find land to set up the additional toll plaza.

22 Oct 2018