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Mullassery canal to be cleaned before June

The Mullassery canal is planned to be cleaned and revitalised before June.

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Mata Amritanandamayi singing devotional songs with her devotees at the Mata Amritanandamayi Math in Edappally on Tuesday | A Sanesh
Brahmasthanotsavam concludes

The two-day annual Brahmasthanotsavam at Edappally Brahmasthanam concluded on an impressive note on Tuesday.

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Kerala: Pollution testing centres in Ernakulam under scanner

According to the department, the issuing of showcause notice will be the first step to the centre using the pirated software.

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Kerala: No crime against foreign tourists in prime destinations in Kochi

Though the tourism destinations such as Fort Kochi, Mattancherry and others are witnessing a spurt in the inflow of foreign tourists every year, the crimes against foreigners is very low.

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Sneha, wife of Mukundan who died allegedly due to manhandling by the police officers involved in the Sreejith custodial death case. | A Sanesh
Varapuzha custodial death case: Sreejith’s kin identify accused police officers

The one-hour identification parade was held in the presence of the Aluva Judicial First Class Magistrate

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Varappuzha custodial death: Sreejith’s wife moves Kerala High Court seeking CBI probe

Akhila, wife of Sreejith, who died in police custody at Varappuzha, on Tuesday approached the Kerala High Court seeking a CBI probe in the case.

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Kerala: Minimum wages notification a farce, say nurses and managements

Contrary to expectations, the much-awaited minimum wages revision, which was notified the other day, seems to have not had the desired effect to please both the nurses community or the hospital manage

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Kerala: Stray dogs strike, bite seven at Ernakulam General Hospital

A day after the High Court said the life of human beings is important than that of stray dogs, several people, including patients and staff, were attacked by them at the General Hospital here on Tuesd

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On the road for a cause: These women bikers to travel over 1,000 km to raise awareness

Four biker women who are members of the Dauntless Royal Explorers will travel more than 1,000 kilometres.

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The birthday celebrations of Asiya held at  Govt Medical College, Kalamassery, the other day
Kerala: A year on, the happy story of a baby who weighed 550 kg at birth

The coming together of the government and private sectors for the health of a then-newborn baby has created good results and reasons to celebrate now, a year later.

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Bored? Don't miss out these five tourist spots in Kerala

Don't let temperature hinder your wanderlust. Express takes you through a few tourist spots around the district where one is greeted by pristine nature

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An aesthetic tryst with history

Back in the days of yore, when one had to write, palm leaves were the only option. They had to be bathed in sunlight, soaked in water for four to five days, dried again in the shade and strung togethe

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Cochin Special Economic Zones records over 111 per cent increase in export growth

The Cochin Special Economic Zones (SEZ) has recorded over 111 per cent increase in export growth. This was announced by the Export Promotion Council of India EOU and SEZ (EPCES) under the Ministry of

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Subi Lal at his Deva Gyan Creative Studio
Retiring from service, entering into startup

Every person enters into a defence job with utmost passion and dedication.

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The 'Bourne' legacy

Kochi-based Rittu J Jacob has started a platform to promote cycling and to spread awareness on its benefits

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Emerging liver health crisis in Kerala - an interplay of lifestyle and bad genetics

Two decades ago Kerala’s health status was almost at par with that of developed economies.

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Authors Taslima Nasrin and N S Madhavan in a conversation at the book releasing function of Split: A Life in the city | ALBIN MATHEW
Guillotine laws which undermine freedom of expression: Taslima Nasrin

Urging the governments of South Asian countries to do away with archaic and obsolete laws, Bangladeshi litterateur and feminist Taslima Nasrin said such laws curtail the freedom of expression.

24 Apr 2018

Mata Amritanandamayi leading a prayer at Brahmasthanam in Edappally, Kochi on  Monday | Melton Antony
Facade hiding persona behind persons in present-day society: Mata Amrithanandamayi

Mutual trust is eroding fast in the present-day society and no one is remotely bothered about showing love and dedication, with a facade hiding the persona behind the persons, Mata Amrithanandamayi to

24 Apr 2018

Prof Jayant Narlikar delivering the SPL Day lecture.
‘Life outside Earth a possibility’

Life outside earth? Why not, asks renowned astrophysicist Jayant Narlikar. Narlikar has expressed the hope that scientists would be able to provide conclusive evidence for the presence of extra-terres

23 Apr 2018

Artist Indu Francis in her apartment with her paintings  | A Sanesh
Passionate pictures of faith

Kochi-based church artist Indu Francis’ paintings adorn the walls of 25 churches in India, the US, Oman and Australia .Her works will soon be unveiled at Kottakkavu St Thomas Church in North Paravur.

23 Apr 2018

The collected kit being distributed to economically backward students
Inspiring students with a helping hand

‘#Notebook’ campaign by Sanchari Kollam unit has helped around 200 economically backward children

23 Apr 2018

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