Kochi News

Mastermind behind movie set vandalism arrested

Accused is the district chief of Rashtriya Bajrang Dal | The arrest came barely 24 hours after the incident on Sunday night

published : 44 minutes ago

Just for laughs

Singer Vidhu Prathap and his wife Deepthi have been busy making fun videos on TikTok.

published : 47 minutes ago

Timeless in charm

Designer Archana Nandal’s Cult Modern brings to Kochi Raw Mango and Dhruv Singh’s Summer 2020 collection, an ode to timeless, sustainable buying

published : 47 minutes ago

The show has stopped for theatre owners

More than 670 theatre and multiplex owners in the state are in dire straits ever since movie halls have been shut down owing to the lockdown.

published : 47 minutes ago

Layers of tales

Kochi-based artist Ameen Khaleel is using his art to express what has missed society’s eyes during this lockdown.

published : 48 minutes ago

Customised kids’ masks have many takers

As masks were made mandatory for the public, she started manufacturing cotton masks, with a focus on ones which would appeal to kids.

published : 48 minutes ago

Tackling monsoon fevers amid Covid-19

Kerala is witnessing a second surge of Covid-19 infections as a large number of Malayalis are returning from abroad and other states.

published : 49 minutes ago

Young directors cheer for digital revolution

With seven Indian movies releasing on OTT platform Amazon Prime in the upcoming months, one can say that industry trends and the consumption of entertainment have been disrupted.

published : 50 minutes ago

61-year-old is Kerala’s sixth COVID victim

Kerala recorded its sixth Covid-19 death on Monday. Asiya, a native of Dharmadom in Kannur district, breathed her last at 9.10pm.

published : 1 hour ago

Lukewarm response to Ro-Ro service

Passengers’ fear of using public transport due to Covid cited as reason for low turnout 

published : 24 May 2020

Decomposed body found at plywood factory

 A decomposed body was found at a plywood factory at Pattimattom near Perumbavoor on Saturday.

published : 24 May 2020

Sri Lankan undergoes liver transplant, waiting to go home

He went back to Colombo for the preparations as his 21-year-old college-going daughter Fathima Habsath Mohideen volunteered to be the donor.

published : 24 May 2020

Virtual learning: The ‘new normal’ in imparting lessons to students

Schools are preparing strategies to start online classes from June 1.

published : 24 May 2020

Testing protocol developed to check formalin in fish 

K S Srinivas, chairman, MPEDA, said formaldehyde presence in seafood posed serious challenges on food safety and has a potential to become an irritant in India’s seafood exports to various markets.

published : 23 May 2020