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KSEB wires in to enhance staff performance

Train better, perform better. The Kerala State  Electricity Board (KSEB) has come out with a training policy for its employees with the aim of enriching the “capability of human  resources in KSEB to

16 hours ago

Governor Justice P Sathasivam hugging a tree at the Tropical Botanical Garden as part of World Forest Day  | Express
Ente Maram, Ente Jeevan programme enters Guinness Book

The ‘Ente Maram, Ente Jeevan’ (My Tree, My Life) programme of Asianet News has entered the Guinness Book of World Records.

22 Mar 2017

Spotless Shankhumugham beach from April in Thiruvananthapuram

Come April, Shankhumugham beach, the favourite evening haunt of residents in the capital, will don a cleaner look.

22 Mar 2017

BJP denies rift with BDJS over candidature selection for Malappuram bypoll

The BJP-led NDA dispensation is looking to consolidate its presence in the constituency.

22 Mar 2017

Workshop in Thiruvananthapuram on water management

In connection with the World Water Day 2017, a one-day workshop on Water and Waste Water Management will be held at Kanakakkunnu Palace today

22 Mar 2017

Iranians in Thiruvananthapuram at their new year celebrations   B P Deepu
Ringing in the Persian New Year in Thiruvananthapuram

It’s folk tunes and festivities all around as the Iranian community in the city comes together and celebrates the day that marks new beginnings

22 Mar 2017

ISRO commissions world’s third-largest wind tunnel in Thiruvananthapuram

A wind tunnel is used to study the effects of air flowing past a solid object - space vehicles in the case of ISRO.

21 Mar 2017

Air India SATS vice-chief chargesheeted for alleged sexual harrassment

The Museum police have submitted a charge sheet in the Judicial First Class Magistrate court against Binoy Jacob, vice-president of Air India SATS Airport Services Private Limited.

21 Mar 2017

CPM Kerala secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan
RSS sabotaging government move to restore peace: Kodiyeri Balakrishnan

CPM state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan has come out against the RSS for its resolution against the CPM.

21 Mar 2017

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Kerala government mulls law to rein in self-financing medical colleges

The all-important decision was taken at an all-party meeting convened by Chief Minister Pinarayi.

21 Mar 2017

Case of the missing sparrows across Thiruvananthapuram 

House sparrows which were very common in the urban areas are now slowly disappearing as World Sparrow Day rolls up.

21 Mar 2017

Art installation and cultural programmes at Manaveeyam Road
Street library established at Manaveeyam road in Thiruvananthapuram

Manaveeyam Road near Vellayambalam, known as the cultural hub of the city, now boasts of a street library and reading corner.

21 Mar 2017

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Man pays Rs 18 lakh for fancy vehicle registration number in Thiruvananthapuram

A pharmacy owner in Thiruvananthapuram paid a record auction price of Rs 18 lakh for a fancy vehicle registration number.

20 Mar 2017

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City police to introduce traffic modernisation plan for Thiruvananthapuram

The city police is planning to introduce a novel traffic modernisation programme soon to ensure smooth flow of traffic in the city.

20 Mar 2017

Kerala’s ayurveda a major crowd-puller at MITTE

Kerala’s centuries-old ayurveda heritage proved the main draw for Russian and other East European travellers at the 24th edition of Moscow International Travel and Tourism Exhibition.

20 Mar 2017

A sparrow-lark, a bird belonging to the lark family, takes a leisurely stroll. (Photo | EPS)
Where have the chirpy little birds gone from Thiruvananthapuram?

Thiruvananthapuram doesn’t have much cause for cheer, for the chirpy little birds that flitted around our homes are fast vanishing.

20 Mar 2017

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Drought hits heart of once abundant Mookkunnimala 

Mookkunnimala was once a source of around 12 streams, but today, regions around these hills are parched.

20 Mar 2017

Lone zebra dies in Thiruvananthapuram zoo

Seetha, the lone Zebra at the City Zoo here, died on Sunday morning, and she was 25-years-old. 

20 Mar 2017

Stickers pasted by the police though they were parked in the area allotted  Manu R Mavelil
Move aside, the vip's here

Motorists were slapped with fines even though they had parked in the area demarcated for it as part of the
security arrangements for a function attended by the Governor

19 Mar 2017

South Zone ADGP B Sandhya handing over a memento to Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan at the national meet on community policing in T’Puram on Friday. DIG Shefeen Ahammed K  and A Sampath MP are also seen | Express
Community policing can do wonders in curbing extremism: Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan

Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan has said community policing could do wonders in checking fundamentalism.

18 Mar 2017

Man held in Kerala for alleged sexual abuse of 16-year-old boy for three months

The Thampanoor Police on Thursday arrested a 42-year-old man for allegedly forcing a 16-year-old boy into unnatural sex for three months in a lodge.

18 Mar 2017