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Kerala Health Minister K K Shylaja (File Photo)
Ardram Mission: Rs 12 crore sanctioned for Medical College Hospitals

The Government Medical College Hospitals in the state have been sanctioned Rs 11.86 crore to provide better infrastructure and make them patient-friendly and centres of excellence.

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Attukal Devi Temple  Express
Going full steam ahead with green protocol

The Corporation has launched a drive to collect steel vessels in order to curb use of plastic vessels by the devotees coming for Attukal pongala.
 

24 Feb 2018

Probe demanded into unscientific road development

Local people, under the banner of the Highway Protection Council, have demanded a comprehensive review of the plan for developing an eight-kilometre stretch of the National Highway-66 which skirts the

24 Feb 2018

Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan | AP
Star speakers to grace state’s first Global IT Summit #Future 

Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan and  Non-Executive Chairman of Infosys, Nandan Nilekani are among the key speakers of state’s first Global IT Summit #Future planned in Kochi on March 22 and 23.

24 Feb 2018

Kerala Finance Minister TM Thomas Isaac (File | EPS)
GST workshop held in Thiruvananthapuram

A two-day post-Budget workshop of State GST Department finalised the plan for proper implementation of the new tax system. Finance Minister Thomas Isaac inaugurated the workshop here the other day.

24 Feb 2018

District cooperative bank holding adalats from February 28

Thiruvananthapuram District Cooperative Bank is conducting adalats for customers who have defaulted in loan repayment from February 28.

24 Feb 2018

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Nine arrested for attacking cops

The City police on Friday arrested nine youths in connection with the attack on a police team during a temple festival at Thiruvallam here.

24 Feb 2018

A fishing boat at sea during Ockhi | file pic
District administration submits inquiry report regarding missing fishermen in Ockhi

The district administration has submitted its inquiry report regarding the fishermen still missing in the Ockhi disaster.

24 Feb 2018

Latin Church to bring out book to commemorate the victims of cyclone Ockhi

In addition to commemorating the victims as well as those who had a narrow escape, the book will be a useful text for researchers.

24 Feb 2018

Code of conduct must for Kerala University Syndicate

PK Radhakrishnan, who steps down as Vice-Chancellor today, has roundly criticised the university Syndicate.

23 Feb 2018

Plus-II boy hacked by ‘ganja peddlers’

A Plus-II student was hacked on his head by a gang, including one of his juniors, at Poovachal near Kattakkada on Wednesday evening. 

23 Feb 2018

Purulia Chhou directed by Ustad Dilip Chandra Mahato being staged at Tagore Theatre as part of the 8th Theatre Olympics in Thiruvananthapuram |  Manu R Mavelil
Curtains go up on Theatre Olympics in Thiruvananthapuram

Curtains went up on the eighth edition of the Theatre Olympics, which is taking place for the first time in India, at the Tagore Theatre here on Thursday.

23 Feb 2018

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Stalker arrested for acid attack

Police have arrested a stalker who allegedly threw acid on a 24-year-old woman at Kuttichal on Tuesday. He was identified as Sudeesh of Paruthipally, Kuttichal, near Kattakada.      

23 Feb 2018

Tamil Nadu man accused of serial theft cases in police net

City Police have nabbed a notorious thief alleged to have involved in several theft cases in the city recently.

23 Feb 2018

Open enclosure of lion in the Thiruvananthapuram  Zoo | Manu R Mavelil
Thiruvananthapuram: Authorities felicitate the ‘literal lions’ of zoo

The team of zookeepers who swung into action when a mentally-ill man jumped into the open enclosure of a lioness in the Thiruvananthapuram zoo on Wednesday was felicitated by the zoo authorities.

23 Feb 2018

Meet gives focus to prevention of diseases

When southern districts of Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam showed a decrease in the spread of infectious diseases, the districts in Malabar region showed a northward trend.

23 Feb 2018

Samanwaya programme: Scripting a new chapter for transgenders

How about conducting an equivalency  programme exclusively for transgender people and changing the mindset of society towards them in the process? Well, that’s what the state Literacy Mission aims to

23 Feb 2018

Language proficiency courses a roaring hit

Over 2,000 people have already enrolled for the four-month certificate courses in Hindi, English and Malayalam.

23 Feb 2018

Centre committed to promoting traditional systems in medicine: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday said the Centre was for promoting India’s centuries-old medicinal practices which had become a ‘popular, credible and effective health hamper’ for the world.

23 Feb 2018

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Gary Mehigan’s Indian Adventure

Culinary superstar Gary Mehigan on traversing throughout India tasting culinary delights for his upcoming show Masters of Taste

23 Feb 2018

Geethu Sivakumar, CEO of PACE Hi-Tech| Manu R Mavelil
Making mince meat of computer bugs

Geethu Sivakumar, who helms an IT company PACE Hi-Tech, is one among the youngest CEOs in Kerala. 

23 Feb 2018