Kochi News


Kochi teen enters Indian Book of Records for stencil drawings of actors

Arian K, a Class XII student, entered the Indian Book of Records for making stencil drawings of 50 film stars in 70 minutes.

published : 12 hours ago

Music beyond boundaries

This Kovalam-based Carnatic musician is proving it time and again that music knows no boundaries — of religion or faith

published : 13 hours ago

Inspired by the rhythm  

One of 12-year-old tabla prodigy Ganesh Karthik’s first words ever was a rendition of the tabla’s beat. Now, he is embarking on along music journey alongside his father 

published : 13 hours ago

Hands to hold: Kochiites come forward to help homeless

Kochi has set an example in the past by launching a crowdfunding campaign to help its Covid-hit population.

published : 13 May 2021

NGOs, police, volunteers join hands to help people living on streets

Palanisamy, a sexagenerian who hails from Madurai still remembers last year’s lockdown. 

published : 13 May 2021

Smart kiosks exclusively for women to be set up soon in Kochi

Kochi will soon have kiosks exclusively for women to file complaints. The first-of-its-kind facility in the state will be set up near the High Court at Marine Drive.

published : 13 May 2021

TPR at 35.7%, Ernakulam will need more oxygen supply

Ernakulam at present requires over 20-25 tonnes of oxygen daily,  small hospitals require 35-45 cylinders each day 

published : 13 May 2021

Lockdown dampens Eid sales

The second wave and subsequent lockdown have ruined the hopes of many businesses across the city this Eid.

published : 13 May 2021

E-passes delayed due to rush

Police claim that many applying for e-passes out of curiosity are delaying the processing of genuine applications.

published : 13 May 2021

Civil defence volunteers, fire & rescue services to aid of destitute

The money for the food packets comes from volunteers and fire and rescue services personnel.

published : 13 May 2021

Nurses show grit in Army outfit

Patients who arrived at Rajagiri Hospital on Wednesday witnessed warriors welcoming them in  Army uniforms.

published : 13 May 2021

Archdiocese urges people to convert parish halls into Covid Care Centres

The archdiocese also urged nurses and doctors, who are not working or retired, to come forward and offer their services as many hospitals are facing staff shortage.

published : 13 May 2021

Road not taken

On January 1, Nidhin Mal iyekkal f rom Thrissur started his journey to Kashmir. If you thought he had a plan or enough money in his wallet, you are wrong.

published : 13 May 2021

A doctor’s food journey

Dr Aysha Amal’s love for food is all over her social media. A true Malayali at heart, she shares her culinary journey

published : 13 May 2021

Your next door edu consultant

Two De Montfort University graduates started a platform that makes higher education overseas easy for
Indian students

published : 13 May 2021