Sindu Choodan

Brick by brick, eight families build their homes

The bricks, abandoned by devotees after the Pongala festival at the Attukal Temple, is turning out to be a blessing for the homeless in the city. 

08 Feb 2019

Kerala government plans local online taxi aggregators to take on Uber, Ola

They have gained popularity in cities and woo passengers away from the conventional taxi services by offering substantially low fares.

08 Feb 2019

Sacked KSRTC conductors turn fish vendors to make ends meet

A week before the High Court issued an order to sack the empanelled conductors, Anil, hailing from Pappanamcode, started an alternative way for income by selling fish near his home.

07 Feb 2019

Kerala Budget dreams: What's the takeaway for Thiruvananthapuram?

With the state budget set to be announced on January 31, the capital city is hoping the government will take their demands into consideration.

30 Jan 2019

Shut down of reservation counter leaves passengers high and dry

Meanwhile, railway officials said the public won't be affected as there are reservation counters located in close by.

29 Jan 2019

Despite High Court directive, single duty pattern not strictly followed in KSRTC

Last year based on a High Court directive KSRTC had enforced eight-hour duty pattern for its staff on all buses including the long-distance services.

29 Jan 2019

A disabled KSRTC employee's plea for mercy posting

Employees, who are unfit to perform their normal duties including those injured during duty hours, have so far benefited from mercy postings that didn't physically tax them.

25 Jan 2019

Watch your tricolour 'grow': This Republic Day, fly seed flags!

Seed Paper India, introduced the idea of Tricolour replicas made of seed paper, which can be planted.

24 Jan 2019

Soon, Manaveeyam Veedhi to turn cultural corridor

It's a street where artists gather and perform every Sunday evening.

22 Jan 2019

Thiruvananthapuram city en route to smart tag

Projects under the Smart City Thiruvananthapuram Ltd include sprucing up public toilet facilities, setting up information kiosks, drinking water kiosks, e-autos, public bike sharing facility and more.

21 Jan 2019

‘Our ninth attempt was lucky’

The members were happy they were able to summit the peak in their ninth attempt.

17 Jan 2019

Sabarimala row: Protest as woman treks Agasthyarkoodam peak

Defence Ministry spokesperson K Dhanya Sanal, the only woman to have reached on Monday, went up the mountain along with the first batch of trekkers headed by a woman beat officer and woman watcher.

15 Jan 2019

Venjaramoodu land encroachment hampers Safe Corridor Project

One of the most congested junctions in the capital district, Venjaramoodu has been included under the ongoing Kazhakoottam-Adoor Safe Corridor Project.

07 Jan 2019

Relief at last

Earlier 2,467 beneficiaries were denied pension on the basis of a survey report submitted by an agency assigned by the government.

07 Jan 2019

Muttathara: Corporation mulls capacity rise

The sewage plant is designed to meet city’s sewage disposal requirements in the coming years.

06 Jan 2019