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Police take couple into custody after resort owner's death in Kerala

The cops’ action came on the information the culprit had stayed in their house, hiding from the police, on the day after the murder.

published on : 15th January 2019

Season’s first: Frosty shower for tourists at Munnar hill station

Meesapulimala and Kolukkumala near Munnar are covered with a white blanket of frost drawing tourists, particularly adventurous youngsters even from abroad.

published on : 6th January 2019

Munnar frost: 828 hectares of tea plantations hit

Kanan Devan Hills Plantations Company had lost 6.31 lakh kg of crop when the mercury dipped to -2 degree Celsius in January, 2018.

published on : 6th January 2019

Neelakurinji blooming: Stakeholders pin hopes on cool climes

As the weather in some parts of Munnar reported minus degree temperature last week, tourist operators and hoteliers expect a spurt in tourist footfall in the coming days.

published on : 6th January 2019

Munnar shivers at -3 degree celsius, hills blanketed with thick frost

Munnar, considered the Kashmir of Kerala, on Wednesday morning was blanketed with thick frost which saw mercury plunging to minus three degrees.

published on : 3rd January 2019

It’s raining trouble for folks in Munnar 

Thunder showers and strong wind caused flooding and travel disruption across the Munnar - Udumalpet interstate highway yesterday.

published on : 17th November 2018

Post Kerala floods, massive drop in number of tourists to witness Neelakurinji bloom 

Lower than expected, nearly 1.20 lakh tourists reached Eravikulam National Park to witness the Neelakurinji bloom from September 1- October 28.

published on : 29th October 2018

Ernakulam DTPC resumes one-day Munnar tour package

Last week, the tour packages to Munnar were cancelled after a heavy rain alert was issued by IMD in Idukki district. 

published on : 10th October 2018

Landslides hit Idukki again

Traffic on the Kumily-Munnar route near Chakkupallam and on the Kumily-Kattappana route near Attappallam was disrupted after earth and boulders fell on the road.

published on : 7th October 2018

Vandalism at Munnar Special Tribunal Court: Case registered against Devikulam MLA S Rajendran

It was on Tuesday that Rajendran, along with party activists, encroached into the office and tried to forcibly accommodate the students of Government Arts College, Munnar, there.

published on : 20th September 2018

World's rarest flower Neelakurinji blooms in Kerala's Munnar

Blooming every 12 years, Neelakurinji attracted over 628,427 tourists to Munnar in 2017 - an increase of 34.31 percent as compared to 467,881 vacationers in 2016.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: Vellathooval farmers struggling to find their feet

Farmers in Vellathooval, a quaint village in the suburbs of Munnar, were hoping for good yield after two consecutive years of deficit rain.

published on : 15th September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: Munnar’s wobbly road to recovery 

Driving through the winding ghat road from Neriamangalam to Munnar, tonnes of earth and trees sent tumbling down by a series of landslips welcome the odd visitor to the hill station. 

published on : 15th September 2018

Get, set, vroom... to the hills to see the beauty bloom

Following the flood, there were several cancellations of tourist bookings to Munnar to witness the flowering of the neelakurinji.

published on : 12th September 2018

Kochi District Tourism Council launches tour package

The rain has stopped and another blue that is taking over the hills of Munnar.

published on : 12th September 2018
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