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The  excavators at the quarry at Shasthampara near Marayamuttom  Manu R Mavelil
A quarry full of worries

All the four quarries and five crusher units, which includes the quarry at Sasthanpara, in Kunnathukal panchayat of Anavoor village, are alleged to be functioning without a licence

12 hours ago

Ponds being dug to harvest water
Rejuvenating water bodies to trounce drought

Jalasree project aims to clean water bodies, recharge wells and dig 1,500 new ponds within three years

13 hours ago

Marayamuttam quarry in Neyyattinkara. (Twitter Photo @manu_TNIE)
Two killed, seven injured in Thiruvananthapuram quarry mishap

Two labourers were today killed and at east seven others injured when a portion of a granite quarry caved in at Marayamuttam in Neyyattinkara, a nearby suburb, police said.

22 hours ago

Profit from raffle for public welfare

The state government is planning an expansion of the Karunya Benevolent Fund scheme to provide free treatment for lifestyle diseases.

24 Nov 2017

Restart delegate registration: Delegate Forum

Delegate Forum demanded Chalachitra Academy, the organisers of the 22nd International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK), to restart delegate registration for one more day after wide publicity.

24 Nov 2017

GST: Luck down for lotteries in the state

GST implementation, coupled with the revision of the price structure, has resulted in a dip in the profit of the State Lotteries Department.

24 Nov 2017

Brahmos Missile
BrahMos Aerospace Thiruvananthapuram Ltd on road to recovery, post missile test

A key component - the airborne launcher - for the missile tested on Wednesday was manufactured indigenously.

24 Nov 2017

Kerala sailor acquitted by Kenyan court

Two Indian sailors – Praveen Prabhakaran from Kollam and Vikas Balwan from Haryana – languishing in a Kenyan jail for the past three-and-a-half years on charges of drug trafficking, have been acquitte

24 Nov 2017

Vyttila flyover work to begin on Dec 11

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will inaugurate the commencement of the work on Vyttila flyover on December 11, Public Works Minister G Sudhakaran said here on Thursday.

24 Nov 2017

Panel fixes Karuna MC tuition fee at Rs 4.68 Lakh

The Admission and Fee Regulatory Committee for Medical Education has fixed the tuition fee in Karuna Medical College, Palakkad at `4.68 lakh for 2017-18, and `4.05 lakh for the 2016-17.

24 Nov 2017

Performing in Amsterdam
Politics of dancing

Lauded by international superstars, UAE’s most-promising young DJ/producer hails from Kannur

24 Nov 2017

Filli outlet at Kite beach, Dubai
Par-tea destination 

Dubai-based entrepreneur who found his fortune by selling beverages to the cosmopolitan Emirati crowd

24 Nov 2017

Pan seared seabass
Cracking the classics

Perrine NYC’s executive chef Ashfer Biju on finding his calling 

24 Nov 2017

The students with police officers of the Neyyatinkara Police Station in Thiruvananthapuram. Besides taking charge over the station, several activities were also conducted.
Turning cops for a day

Abunch of school students of Dr G R Public School, Neyyattinkara, recently turned police officers for a day. The

24 Nov 2017

Speaking her mind

Thiruvananthapuram District Collector K Vasuki opens up about her role and her dreams for the future

24 Nov 2017

Weaving a spell on music aficionados

‘Evening of Classical and Romantic Pieces’ - an ensemble comprising violin, flute, piano and the saxophone - is being arranged by the Trivandrum Centre for Performing Arts at the Hotel Hilton Garden I

24 Nov 2017

Summit on ncd for school students

 Around 200 students from selected government and aided schools in Nemom and Vamanapuram block panchayats in the capital will be provided awareness on Non-

24 Nov 2017

The Assembly Committee on Environment visited Mookunnimala on Thrusday

The Assembly Committee on Environment found gross violation of rules at Vellayani lake and Mookunnimala

24 Nov 2017

Cultural Affairs Secretary Rani George, Chalachitra Akademi chairman Kamal and Cultural Affairs Minister A K Balan engaged in discussion at  the Kerala State Television Award 2016 function held at Tagore Theatre in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday | kaviyoor santhosh
Media in state must undergo self-introspection: A K Balan

Media in Kerala enjoy immense freedom and hence they should do self-introspection often, opined Cultural Affairs Minister A K Balan.

23 Nov 2017

Entrepreneurs trained by Kudumbashree at a roselle juice manufacturing unit in Uganda.
Roselle juice gets the Kudumbashree flavour;entrepreneurs earn double

Roselle, is a plant of the species hibiscus and is widely-cultivated in Uganda, the East African country.

23 Nov 2017

Mayor in dock over alleged casteist slur

The City Police on Wednesday booked Mayor V K Prasanth for alleged casteist slur on BJP councillor Lakshmi.

23 Nov 2017