Dhinesh Kallungal

Woman who made documentary on elephants in Kerala faces cyber-bullying

The Viswa Gaja Seva Samithi has filed a petition in the Kerala High Court seeking an order to the state government to dissociate itself from the woman who is a foreign citizen.

18 Nov 2019

To be or not to be: Things to mull before popping the cork in Kerala

The Chief Minister, who opened up on the issue, attributed the decision to long-running complaints from professionals that those working late hours in the state have few if any avenues for recreation.

17 Nov 2019

Travancore Devaswom Board unlikely to bat for women’s entry in Sabarimala

Of the five judges, who were members of the bench which heard the review plea, only two opposed the review petition while the majority favoured referring it to a larger bench.

15 Nov 2019

Amid Maoist insurgency rhetoric, relocation of tribals in Kerala yet to be finished

Around 14 tribal settlements, within the premises of Wayanad wildlife sanctuary, are to be relocated fully by the state government.

13 Nov 2019

How Oli Aman Jodha from Kerala became India's first woman farrier

An ardent apiculturist, Jodha was presented with a horse named Aman Chand by her mother Amiya Taj who is also a horse rider.

12 Nov 2019

Monsoon losing its charm among foreign tourists

When domestic tourist arrivals showed 37% growth in Q3 this year from 2016 figures, only 6% more foreign tourists visited the state

12 Nov 2019

FM’s hope for infra leap from Pravasi chit shoulder crashes

KSFE’s ambitious scheme has had only a few takers among NRKs; target of 1 million subscribers and C30K-crore turnover proves to be a tall order

09 Nov 2019

Milma plans ATMs to supply milk

Milma is now looking at ways to redefine itself as it is finding it difficult to knock at the door of every household with milk in plastic packets.

07 Nov 2019

‘Pvt eye’ for citizens’ security raises eyebrows

Questions over safety of data underlie proposed crime-tracking to be done via Central Intrusion Monitoring System

03 Nov 2019

NDA vote share improves from 11.7% to 28.68%

Mohan was portrayed as the NSS choice for the constituency and it also helped the Left candidate.

25 Oct 2019

Customs to deploy seized drones for sea recce

In this backdrop, the Customs authorities have decided to make use of drones in their possession.

21 Oct 2019

Maharaju: A Dutchman's monument of love at Kovalam beach

The name of the resort itself stands out - ‘Maharaju’ resort. "I know the meaning of Maharaja and for me Maharaju is same as Maharaja,” says the owner. Walk in...

19 Oct 2019

Konni bypoll outcome is ‘caste in iron’ as rivals battle it out

While UDF tries to retain its sitting seat, the CPM sees the byelection as an opportunity to wrest the seat from UDF. NDA looks to ride high on Sabarimala wave

18 Oct 2019

Crash of seaplane dream reiterates lack of vision on aviation matters in Kerala

Aviation experts have long been demanding setting up small airports and airstrips in the state.

14 Oct 2019

Treasury curbs leave state PSUs gasping for breath

For instance, state-run Keltron has a cumulative credit of about Rs 250 crore by various agencies, including state police department. 

13 Oct 2019