Princy Alexander

Visit to the cinemas may get dearer

Only 10 per cent of entertainment tax is being levied, compared to the previous 36 per cent. Hence, filmgoers will hardly be affected," he said.

01 Apr 2019

Burdened by many woes, Kochi hopes for a change post Lok Sabha polls

Citizens believe that changes will be seen in health and infrastructure sector once a new MP is elected.

26 Mar 2019

A ticking firebomb: Several buildings in Kochi marked as prone to huge fire disasters

The report prepared in the wake of rising incidents of fire in the city, was submitted to the District Collector, the other day.

23 Mar 2019

From Belarus to Kalamandalam: Mohiniyattom performer Irena Mihaklovich

Irena Mihaklovich took her first steps in Indian classical dances in Belarus, a country that once belonged to Soviet Russia.

18 Mar 2019

Cleaning work at Ernakulam Junction Railway Station goes off track

In 2018, the Ernakulam Junction Railway Station was adjudged the cleanest under the Southern Railways.  

13 Mar 2019

Ironman 70.3: Doctors need to put a brave face before our patients, says Rajeesh Selvaganeshan

The life of a doctor is no cakewalkDr Rajeesh said he had to incorporate a few changes in his schedule too when he decided to take the leap.

12 Mar 2019

Kochi: Keeping decibels in check

Last year, the sound decibels at Pallimukku and Kundanoor Junctions recorded 106 decibels, nearly double the permissible levels.

11 Mar 2019

DMRC proposes elevated marine driveway to ease Thevara traffic congestion

According to the study, the elevated driveway, which will come parallel to the Pandit Karuppan Road, is adequate to transfer the traffic from the junction to Ernakulam and other parts of the region.

06 Mar 2019

My version of ''Karutha Penne is a tribute to the original song: Sanah Moidutty

The Mumbai-based singer says she decided to improvise on the music by adding a rap version to the classic song because she felt it was apt with the lyrics of the original.

04 Mar 2019

Around the world in a yacht

Two-and-a-half years ago, Kumar Dadlani and his wife began their journey from the Canary Islands, a Spanish archipelago off the coast of Spain.

21 Feb 2019

Thoppumpady Tuberculosis Hospital seeks more facilities  

It was once one of the most crowded hospitals in the district.

20 Feb 2019

Roadblock  ahead! Kudumbashree all-women bus finds no takers

The project, mooted by the Urban Poverty Alleviation Department of the Kochi Corporation, hit troubled waters after all the Kudumbasree members started pulling out of the initiative. 

19 Feb 2019

Trailing a nameless walk

Karthikeya says he wants to collaborate with people and participate in small gatherings, events, workshops and meet artists and influential thinkers.

13 Feb 2019

Tourism Department won’t tolerate rude cab drivers

The harassment of a tourist family by a cab driver recently in Aluva has put the Tourism Department on its toes.

09 Feb 2019

Second solar boat to be launched by CIFT soon

Giving thrust to the use of alternate energy sources, the  Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (CIFT) will launch its eight-metre fishing boat in two week's time. 

07 Feb 2019