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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

Government sanctions additional aid for Kerala flood victims

Currently,  the financial aid has been sanctioned for medical requirements of people in Kothamangalam and Muvattupuzha constituencies.

published on : 19th September 2018

Artists on a sojourn to collect Kerala relief fund

 Apart from the team members, artists from each locality will perform at various places according to the schedule.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala ready to receive tourists: Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran

Another high profile event—the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KBM)—will be held from December 12, 2018, to March 29, 2019.

published on : 19th September 2018

Legal Metrology Department registers 46 cases for fleecing consumers in flood-hit areas of Kerala

Central Zone covers Ernakulam, Idukki, Thrissur and Palakkad districts which were all affected by the flood.

published on : 19th September 2018

Local Self-Government offices to be open on Thursday and Friday

Cochin Corporation Secretary, Regional Joint Director-Urban Affairs and Ernakulam Deputy Director Panchayat, Kakkanad, were also asked to report for duty on these holidays.

published on : 19th September 2018

Lost in deluge: 3,000 passport applications received after Kerala floods

When the August floods came crashing in, many didn’t get the time or have the forethought to preserve their passports.

published on : 19th September 2018

‘I Challenge Plastic Bottle’ to battle plastic menace post Kerala floods

However, even with all these facilities now available in the state, we have not learned to utilize them properly.

published on : 19th September 2018

Fruit and vegetable prices shoot up in Thiruvananthapuram post floods, fuel price hike

Recent hike in petrol and diesel prices have also pushed up the fruit and vegetable prices.

published on : 19th September 2018

E-waste disposal biggest challenge after Kerala floods

Clean Kerala members say that segregating the e-waste from the pile of total waste is their biggest challenge.

published on : 19th September 2018

Government to issue Rs 1 lakh interest-free loan to flood-affected families

The loans are disbursed to the eldest female member of the family and steps have been completed to issue the loans to 80,461 applicants through the Kudumbashree.

published on : 19th September 2018

Voluntary organisation to adopt flood-ravaged villages in Mankombu, Kuttanad

Vidhya Ramaswamy, general secretary of the Organisation, told Express the project Care4Mankombu will focus on agriculture, health, education and information technology.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: At 31 degree Celsius, Nelliampathy loses its charm

Reasons are many. For one, mercury has climbed up to 31 degree celsius, which - according to the people in the hill station - is unprecedented for this time of the year.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: Fewer migratory waterbirds at Thattekad Bird Sanctuary

After the floods, the Forest Department worked over ten days to remove plastic waste and slush from the park.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: Demand for ‘flood-resilient’ upland properties on the rise

If earlier ‘water frontage’ was an effective marketing hook to entice a prospective buyer, now real estate developers are pushing their properties with a ‘flood-resilient’ tagline.

published on : 19th September 2018
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