Kochi News


Six buses face action for keeping doors open

Suhas led a surprise inspection for initiating action against private buses for not complying with the High Court directive in this regard.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Ride to Petta on metro from March

Commissioning of the 1.3km-long stretch to mark completion of the first phase of Kochi Metro’s construction; KMRL selects ‘fishing’ as the theme of Petta station

published : 19 Feb 2020

Major fire at Brahmapuram plant

Nearly a year after the massive fire outbreak at Brahmapuram waste treatment plant, there was a similar incident on Tuesday when heaps of plastic waste dumped adjacent to the plant caught fire.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Musical concert money row: Police to launch probe

The organisers of the event included filmmaker Aashiq Abu, singer Shahbaz Aman and music director Bijibal.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Centralised plant good idea, says amicus curiae

The amicus curiae appointed by the High Court in the Marine Drive beautification case has told the court that sewage disposal continues to be a menace to the city.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Utsavam 2020 from Feb 22

Nearly 250 artists will perform various traditional art forms at Utsavam 2020, set to be held from February 22 to 28 at Durbar Hall ground and Fort Kochi Vasco Da Gama Square.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Kochi hops on couchsurfing bandwagon

Over 7,000 Kochites have opened their doors to tourists across the world

published : 19 Feb 2020

Panchayat turns a blind eye to water crisis in Elamkunnapuzha

While equipment worth lakhs of rupees is rusting away, residents of the drought-prone area are living in apprehension, especially with an extreme summer on the way.

published : 19 Feb 2020

The first PhD graduate from his university, this auto driver is an inspiration!

Before becoming an auto driver, Dr KP Ajith, now a guest lecturer too, had worked in a quarry and fish market.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Language of deep waters

Symphony of Ocean, a collection of poems written by Meera Vineeth over the past two decades is being released by Indus Scrolls

published : 19 Feb 2020

Sound of thought

Mumbai-based music producer and artist Sanaya Ardeshir AKA Sandunes was in the city recently, performing her latest instrumental project, Hand of Thought

published : 19 Feb 2020

Singing the tune of romance

We all might have come across many romantic music videos in life. A few of them would strike a chord instantly.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Travel from airport to Aluva and back on Kochi Metro’s feeder buses

Kochi Metro will launch its feeder bus service between Aluva metro station and Cochin International Airport on Thursday.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Rally that caused Kochi jam was illegal. Cops didn’t act

Normally, police issue a press release informing traffic regulations a day before such events, but in this case an official communique came out only after 10am on Monday.

published : 19 Feb 2020

11-year-old blind Kochi student swims across Periyar river in just 45 minutes

11-year old Manoj's trainer Saji Vaalasseril, who has been training people for free since the last eleven years said 'he was so proud of Manoj's achievement.' 

published : 18 Feb 2020