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Sushila is on a mission to popularise Kerala murals

This is the first time Sushila is conducting a mural painting workshop in Kerala. 

6 hours ago

New homes for children above six years

The multi-storey building on the Council premises is replete with child-friendly facilities such as a training and care centre, conference hall, library and a Montessori school.

18 Sep 2019

Stale food siezed from Onam fete venues

In a raid conducted by Health Wing at the eateries set up as part of celebrations, stalls were found functioning in unsanitary conditions

16 Sep 2019

All the way from England to celebrate Onam

Afestival which celebrates the return of a king who valued inclusivity, Onam has always symbolised togetherness.

13 Sep 2019

Charming soap opera

Aswin Manikandan has raised the bar when it comes to creating sculptures. This 21-year-old intricately carves sculptures that feature animals and figures.

13 Sep 2019

Trivandrum Motor Vehicles Department to intensify drive against use of sun films on cars

Though the MVD officials seized the cars of violators after the Supreme Court order initially, the action became ineffective later.

10 Sep 2019

Senior citizens to get Elders’ Corner in Trivandrum's Parks

The corner will have facilities for film screening with seating arrangements. There will also be an LED screen updating viewers with news and other information from the corporation.

10 Sep 2019

Setting a record with co-authored books

It was a love for writing about nature and environmental conservation that brought friends Jayakumari T R and Vinod Kumar R together.

06 Sep 2019

This online store sells flowers for your pookkalam

Learning from this experience, his online flower market, in which he introduced a 10-day flower package, began functioning last year in Kochi.

05 Sep 2019

Exclusive de-addiction centres for children is the need of the hour

Adolescents involved in drug abuse are often accommodated with adults. This results in them getting new contacts to obtain drugs

31 Aug 2019

This blind chess champion from Kerala is mastering the sport with inner vision

A national-level chess player, P Balaraman never lets his visual impairment get in his way.

30 Aug 2019

Hope conquers all for this Kochi-based author

23-year-old Susan Ann Samuel's recent release, ‘Unseen Yet Seen’ is the story of her father, Bishop Samuel Varghese which details his social welfare activities artfully told by Susan.

29 Aug 2019

Surveillance cameras found dysfunctional in Thiruvananthapuram

A proposal to replace them with new ones has been put forward to the government.

29 Aug 2019

Despite Corporation order, unofficial ban doesn't allow own food to theatres in Thiruvananthapuram

Earlier, the SHRC had also ordered an inquiry into an incident where a family was asked to leave for carrying snacks, following a complaint by activist Ragam Rahim.

23 Aug 2019

Thiruvananthapuram to host first 'smart' anganwadi

Among the 210 smart anganwadis to mushroom in the state, 18 will be set up in the city.

22 Aug 2019