Krishnachand K

Crimes against women, kids go up

Fewer Pocso and rape cases were reported in 2020, owing to the pandemic and lockdown.

20 Jan 2021

Examinations from March 17, but 1,500 high school teacher posts lying vacant

Revision classes have started but govt schools face shortage, say teacher organisations

19 Jan 2021

Six-laning of NH66 to Thiruvananthapuram-Kollam border likely in April

The stretch will be developed as per the standards of Indian Road Congress and will be constructed on Engineering, Procurement, Construction (EPC) model. 

11 Jan 2021

Vizhinjam breakwater construction gathers pace

The ongoing construction of 3.1-km-long breakwater, which is a major part of the Vizhinjam International container terminal, has gathered momentum.

09 Jan 2021

NH-66: Commuters yet to see light at the end of road

All eyes are on the newly elected Mayor Arya S Rajendran to help motorists and residents near the unlit NH-66 bypass

08 Jan 2021

Capital reports over 400 cases of Covid-19

Meanwhile, 375 patients recovered from the disease on the day, taking the number of active cases in the district to 3,493.

30 Dec 2020

Rajan’s family always faced threats from neighbour over disputed land

On December 22, the court-appointed commission came to the disputed land with the police to evict Rajan and family.

30 Dec 2020

Self-immolation: Rajan’s body laid to rest after high drama

Dramatic scenes prevailed at the residence of Rajan and Ambili on Monday evening when the body of Rajan was brought home from the medical college hospital here.

29 Dec 2020

Teachers divided over exam date

However, it is yet to issue notification for the exams owing to opposition from a section of school teachers.

25 Dec 2020

Kerala general education department to issue notification for Class X, XII exam on Monday

As a preliminary step towards conducting the examinations smoothly, the department has asked the SCERT to submit a review report on Class X and XII curricula.

21 Dec 2020

Kerala civic body polls: LDF to rule Neyyattinkara despite hung council

Since no independent candidates had won the elections, LDF can rule the local body without any hurdles, sources said.

19 Dec 2020

The massacre at Nanthancode 

More than three years after the sensational Nanthancode murders, many city residents are yet to shake off the disturbing details of the massacre.

12 Dec 2020

Turning trauma into a mission to educate

Another car hit theirs, causing his father to lose control of the vehicle.

10 Dec 2020

Classes likely to begin in Jan, final call on Dec 17

The final decision on reopening schools after nine months of closure in the wake of Covid- 19 spread will be taken on December 17.

10 Dec 2020

Neyyattinkara heads for triangular fight in 10 wards

UDF harping on development plank, graft charges to oust LDF

05 Dec 2020