Massive personal info leak from online banking portal

IDs, cancelled cheques & other details of 1L Indians breached, finds firm

11 Aug 2021

Gang wars, drug peddling rise on Kochi outskirts

Taking  over from traditional quotation groups, gangs primarily involved in the narcotics business are tightening their hold on the outskirts of the city, say the police.

11 Aug 2021

Former UAE consul-general smuggled gold for himself on six occasions, say Swapna and Sarith 

The notice also mentions Swapna's revelation that three women – one each from Egypt, Morocco, and the UAE – possessing foreign passports allegedly brought in gold for Jamal.

10 Aug 2021

Gold smuggling: Customs to decide on turning Swapna and Sarith as approvers

The duo has also given a confession statement in the dollar smuggling case, in which an Egyptian who was the former finance head of the UAE Consulate smuggled $1.9 lakh to Cairo.

05 Aug 2021

Police probing Pakistan links of Afghan who got job at Cochin Shipyard with fake document

Police nabbed 22-year-old Idgul alias Abbas Khan from Kolkata based on a complaint by CSL that he had used a fake identification document to work under a sub-contractor

04 Aug 2021

Techies turn soft targets of cyber fraudsters

Police say every month they receive five to 10 complaints from IT professionals 

04 Aug 2021

Indian link unearthed in seizure of 300kg cocaine, AK-47s from Sri Lankan boat

The duo was previously booked by the Kanchipuram Q Branch (a CID wing of Tamil Nadu police) in connection with a human trafficking case in the neighbouring state.

04 Aug 2021

Now, order made-by-jail-inmates Metro Freedom chappati and biryani on apps

It is already popular among residents and techies at Kochi's Kakkanad. A packet of chicken biriyani is sold for Rs 60 while chicken curry is priced at Rs 20. A chappati costs just Rs 2.

11 Jul 2019

Stuck in redtape, village tourism project at Kadamakudy yet to take off

The project has been waiting for green signal from the Local Self-Government Department for the past one year.

08 Jul 2019

Snake boats to race in Kochi as Indira Gandhi boat race makes comeback after 16 years

Organised after 16 years, it will  be fought over 1.3 km from the first Goshree bridge to Marine Drive boat jetty

08 Jul 2019

Kerala floods one month after: Amid financial woes, plywood factory owners keep their chin up

The owner of Amina Industries, a plywood manufacturing unit in Vallam, near Perumbavoor, Faisal has decided to restart his factory even though many of his machines are damaged.

18 Sep 2018

Kerala floods one month after: ‘Normal’ still a dream for Neriamangalam

The 60 residents of the village are yet to recover from the impact of the deluge.

18 Sep 2018

Kerala floods one month after: Students, teachers join hands to beat odds in Lower Kuttanad

The school endured two major floods in the past two months, but the teachers are in high spirits to normalise the school operations and achieve a record feat in the next SSLC examination.  

17 Sep 2018

Battling floodwater, woman rescued her kids, mother-in-law

For Shiny, a 41-year-old widow residing in Avanamkodu behind the Cochin Airport, August 15 was like any other day before it turned into a battle for life and death. Shiny had to brave the neck-level f

24 Aug 2018

A timely flood alert could have helped Avanamkodu residents

For more than 300 families of Avanamkodu, a settlement close to the walls of Cochin International Airport, Nedumbassery, an alert just a few hours before the flood could have prevented the damage they

24 Aug 2018