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Cochin Chamber @160: Naidu urges ‘self-code of  conduct’ for biz community 

The business community should have a self-code of conduct and bodies such as the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham), Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce

23 Nov 2017

HC bench recuses itself from hearing CBI probe plea

 A Division Bench headed by the acting Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court recused itself from hearing a petition seeking CBI probe into the bar bribery case involving former Finance Minister

23 Nov 2017

DRI intercepts 13.5 tonnes of red sanders from Sharjah-bound ship at ICTT

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) intercepted 13.5 tonnes of red sanders at the Vallarpadam ICTT from a ship which was sailing from Chennai to Sharjah on Tuesday.

23 Nov 2017

New molecular biology lab inaugurated at EIA

With facilities for examining various molecular biology-based parameters in food authenticity testing, the new molecular biology laboratory of Export Inspection Agency - Kochi (EIA-Kochi) was inaugurated here on Wednesday.  

23 Nov 2017

Now, fishers can locate catch using Isro satellites

 There’s good news for fishermen hit by dwindling fish population. The  Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) and the Isro…

23 Nov 2017

Susan  Mathen with George Abraham
Saying it with colours

Colours speak a thousand words. Find out at this ongoing exhibition in Kochi

23 Nov 2017

Stories with a musical touch

Cello artist Sonia Weider Atherton talks about using music to tell stories

23 Nov 2017

Lighting up the scene

Sreekanth, a light designer who has  worked for over 45 global festivals, talks about the art of customising light 

23 Nov 2017

Iain Hume after releasing the 3D video on Kerala Blasters FC
Going into the third dimension

Adaar, a visual effects and design company based in Thiruvananthapuram, has come out with a 3D promo video for Kerala Blasters FC

23 Nov 2017

Swaying fans with music

The excitement level of around 50,000 yellow-clad fans of Kerala Blasters FC amped up as the beat and tempo of the music played by DJ Ryan reached a crescendo.

23 Nov 2017

Startups set SmartCity Kochi on the roll

SmartCity Kochi, which recently witnessed major restructuring at the top management level, has gained further momentum with three more companies starting their operations in a month’s time.

23 Nov 2017

Kerala Blasters’ Pritam Kumar Singh and Siam Hanghal with assistant coach Thangboi Singto (middle)  Melton Antony
North East Blasters

Kerala Blasters have eight players from the North East. Ten out of the 21 players that represented the country at the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup came from this region with eight from Manipur alone

23 Nov 2017

Two found dead in separate incidents

Two persons were found dead in separate incidents within the Kalamassery police station limit on Tuesday. 

22 Nov 2017

Transgender Day of Remembrance observed

Three organisations working for the welfare of the transgender community joined hands on Tuesday to observe the ‘Transgender Day of Remembrance’ at Durbar Hall ground here.

22 Nov 2017

Indo-Russian painting exhibition held

 Taking Indo-Russian relationship to a new level, a painting and drawing exhibition of Russian children were held at Lulu Mall on Tuesday.

22 Nov 2017

Cases registered against hotels

The Legal Metrology Department (LMD) has registered criminal cases against the owners of seven restaurants, including star hotels, for charging high price for packaged potable water.

22 Nov 2017

PG Course in Music inaugurated at Maharaja’s

 The Maharajas College witnessed a historic moment on Tuesday as Carnatic violin maestro Padma Bhushan T N Krishnan inaugurated the PG Course in Music.

22 Nov 2017

Parking fee reduced at metro stations

To the huge relief of passengers, the Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL)  has reduced the parking rates at its stations.

22 Nov 2017

Wheelchairs and other medical equpment being distributed by Kothamangalam Town Lions Club
Lions Club charity programme held

Kothamangalam Town Lions Club has implemented ‘Santhwanam,’ the charity programme of the District 318 C Lions Clubs International, at Kothamangalam.

22 Nov 2017

The Kochi Corporation building | file pic
Kochi Corporation lags in Plan fund utilisation

Though the Kochi Corporation is much behind in utilising the Plan funds, it seems the officials of the civic body are not bothered much.

22 Nov 2017

Vice President to inaugurate the function

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu will inaugurate the golden jubilee celebrations of the Kochi Corporation on Wednesday at Rajiv Gandhi Indoor Stadium at 9.30 am.

22 Nov 2017