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The prints of a legend

 An exhibition of art works by renowned artist Somnath Hore who is regarded as the premier print maker of India has begun at the Durbar Hall Art Centre.

27 May 2017

The newly-built Vypeen - Fort Kochi passenger boat 'Fort Queen' during a trial run on Friday  Melton Antony
The Queen's coming!

Fort Queen, a 150-seater boat, will soon begin operations on the Fort Kochi-Vypeen route

27 May 2017

Hacked. drilled. dug up. a much-brutalised road

 The delay has been inordinate. The monsoon is just around the corner. The Kaloor-Kadavanthra road repair work finally got under way.

27 May 2017

Thriving on failures 

Motivational speaker Eldo George talks about his book, ‘Fortunate Failures’

26 May 2017

The members of Kala theatre group
Exploring racism

Kala theatre group will stage playwright Jean Paul Sartre’s ‘The Respectful Prostitute’ in the capital

26 May 2017

Ashwin Sreenivas and Molly Cyril

A Mentor’s Impact 
 

Educationist Molly Cyril talks about her experiences at Stanford University, USA, when her former student, Ashwin Sreenivas selected her as being his most influential school teacher

26 May 2017

Oberon Mall in Kochi which downed shutters on Thursday | Melton Antony
After fiery ordeal, Corporation maul for Oberon

 The Kochi Corporation on Thursday issued a stop memo to the Oberon Mall authorities asking them to postpone the mall’s functioning temporarily.

26 May 2017

Metro security may leave KMRL coffers bleeding

The Cabinet decision to deploy a police unit exclusively for the Kochi Metro at the expense of the Kochi Metro Rail Ltd  (KMRL) is likely to put additional strain on the agency’s pocket.

26 May 2017

MPI’s high-tech abattoir at Edayar to be opened tomorrow

In an eco-friendly move that will also indirectly benefit around 3,000 farmers, Meat Products of India (MPI), the only public sector undertaking in the state engaged in meat processing, will open its pollution-free, high-tech slaughterhouse and meat-processing plant at Edayar near Koothattukulam on Saturday.  

26 May 2017

Launch of housing scheme in Koothattukulam 

 The state government’s ambitious project ‘Life’, aimed at providing houses to the homeless, and the distribution of the first instalment of the financial aid under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (PMAY) in the district will be inaugurated in Koothattukulam municipality on Friday.

26 May 2017

Ride bicycles through city roads - for free

In a bid to popularise non-motorised transport in Kochi, the Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL) has come up with a novel plan to provide Kochiites with the opportunity to ride bicycles through the city roads free of cost.

26 May 2017

Sri Lankan Airlines to focus on Far East locations

Sri Lankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka, is all set to shift its focus from the Gulf region to Far East destinations and holiday packages.

25 May 2017

Private medical shops to down shutters

Private medical shops in the state will down shutters on May 30 in protest against the Centre’s plan to introduce an e-portal and supply medicines online.

25 May 2017

Kerala High Court | File
Kerala High Court allows Muslim girls to wear hijab in AIIMS entrance

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday allowed female Muslim candidates to wear hijab (head-scarf) while appearing for the entrance examination to be conducted by the AIIMS.

25 May 2017

People gathered in front of the Kali Veedu daycare centre | Express
Kochi Corporation to make registration, licence must for daycare centres

Jolted by the assault on a one-and-half-year-old boy by a daycare owner at Palarivattom the other day, the Kochi Corporation has opened its eyes to the unregistered growth of such centres in the city

25 May 2017

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar.
The life and times of Sachin Tendulkar

With Sachin: A Billion Dreams set to release tomorrow, the Little Master opens up in conversation 
with City Express.

25 May 2017

Book your favourites!

A three-day-long literary meet and book exhibition will begin on Saturday.

25 May 2017

Fokana convention on Saturday 


The Kerala convention of the Federation of Kerala Associations in North America (Fokana) will be held at Lake Palace Resort here on Saturday. Former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will inaugurate the meeting at 9 am. 

25 May 2017

Cops swing into action, compile list
 

 A day after a one-and-half-year-old boy was assaulted by the caretaker of Kali Veedu Daycare and Play School at Palarivattom, the Kochi City Police on Wednesday started compiling a list of playschools and daycare centres under its jurisdiction.

25 May 2017

Dancing to the rhythm

Dancer Aparna Vinod will be performing in the city tomorrow

24 May 2017

To troll or not to troll
 

Trolls have become the most popular form of communication on social media. City Express looks at whether these trolls are made responsibily

24 May 2017

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