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Matsyafed ropes in fishermen to supply fresh fish to consumers

Besides, mobile marts selling fresh fish have been launched by Matsyafed.

23 Jun 2019

Law to empower fishers and prevent adulteration

The government is mulling policy change to ensure the quality of fish reaching the market through the Kerala Fish Auctioning, Marketing and Quality Control Bill.

23 Jun 2019

Kerala SSLC results: Ashraya Charitable Society has every reason to cheer!

The students from the home who had appeared for the examinations had scored well, giving everyone a reason to cheer. Ratheesh's full A+ grades was the icing on the cake.

07 May 2019

Live webcast to enable EC lens on ‘sensitive’ polling booths in state

The webcast team is busy testing the facility and live testing of all booths will be carried out on April 22.

21 Apr 2019

Lone transgender voter in Kollam to ‘stamp’ her identity through ballot

Parvathy TS, 32, who advocates for transgender rights, is the only transgender to have made it to the voters list.

11 Apr 2019

‘Chai Pe Charcha’ has a kollam SPIN, provides added flavour

The nondescript tea shop run by M Sainuddin at Nilakkal has patrons talking politics over steaming cuppa

08 Apr 2019

CPM distances itself from party workers accused in Periya twin-murder

'What happened in Kasaragod was in violation of stand taken by the party in its state meet in Thrissur. Party members violating the stand will have no place in CPM.' said Balakrishnan.

19 Feb 2019

Alappad residents caught between the sand and sea

Many in the locality, consisting of fishermen belonging to the Dheevara community, have shifted over the years.

20 Jan 2019

The many struggles of Kerala's Alappad

But things started to change when fishermen realised the mining started to affect their livelihood.

20 Jan 2019

To save Alappad why stop mining, ask IREL officers

According to him, the minerals mined were atomic minerals and it has been used for national energy security.

11 Jan 2019

‘Save Alappad, Stop Mining’: Cry of a Kerala coastal village gets louder

Fisheries Minister J Mercykutty Amma had dismissed the allegations, saying the concerns were exaggerated and the groyne project would stop sea erosion.

10 Jan 2019

A dying wish fulfilled, but concerns loom large

By 2018, there were still only 132 families in the parish, while the Orthodox churches in Kattanam and Kayamkulam grew to over 1,400 families.

14 Nov 2018

Sabarimala: Numbers swell, devotees keep police on their toes

The last time the temple was opened, for the five-day Thulam pooja, several untoward incidents had occurred at Sannidhanam, Pampa, Nilakkal and elsewhere. 

06 Nov 2018

Kerala fishermen defy Cyclone Titli warning, venture into deep sea

Boats, including deep sea liners that go as far as 250 nautical miles, have ventured into the sea after waiting in the harbour for days together.

12 Oct 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: It’s Brazil Sudheer vs Argentina Roy

Sudheer and Roy are part of the 75-member strong Stadium team, who divide themselves as Brazil and Argentina sides and have been vying each other for the past 20 years.

13 Jun 2018