Kochi News


Marine Drive remains a mess

HC orders to carry out repair, renovation or beautification work given scant regard

published : 25 Feb 2020

Shoddy work sparks concern

The allegedly shoddy work by the Greater Cochin Development Authority (GCDA) at Marine Drive walkway is now posing a threat to visitors.

published : 25 Feb 2020

Anti-CAA protests aimed at forming Islamist state: Ex-top cop Senkumar

He alleged that groups like Popular Front of India (PFI) have received crores of rupees as funds for instigating violence during CAA protests.

published : 25 Feb 2020

Maradu: Contractor gets one-month extension to finish segregation work

Siddique N, a representative of the firm, said their request was approved by Fort Kochi sub-collector Snehil Kumar Singh, who was in charge of the demolition and post-demolition works.

published : 25 Feb 2020

More evidence against Maradu panchayat ex-prez

Things are not looking good for K A Devassy, the former president of the Maradu local body under whose tenure the now-demolished highrises were constructed.

published : 25 Feb 2020

Fire breaks out at godown near South railway station

Fire broke out at a stationery godown near the Ernakulam South railway station on Monday destroying several pens, notebooks and other items. 

published : 25 Feb 2020

Stalking on bike at night intended to insult woman’s modesty: High Court

There’s also an allegation against the accused that he made a sexual gesture to the lady with middle finger.

published : 25 Feb 2020

Aiding gold smuggling: Two Customs officers removed from service

Two officers with the Customs Preventive Commissionerate, Kochi, who were involved in gold smuggling cases, were removed from service.

published : 25 Feb 2020

The hot and cold of taking a bath

Throughout much of my childhood, I hated the idea of taking a bath.

published : 25 Feb 2020

String off the hook

The Italian duo Carlo Aonzo and Lorenzo Bernardi were in the city performing at the Museum of Kerala History

published : 25 Feb 2020

From wantrepreneur to entrepreneur

motivational speaker Vivek Bindra talks about how youngsters need to stop settling for underpaid jobs

published : 25 Feb 2020

Dopamine fasting hits millennials

Dpamine. A neurotransmitter wrongly called the ‘pleasure chemical’ induces motivation and makes you feel pleasure and excitement after having good food, sex, and a dose of appreciation.

published : 25 Feb 2020

Corp clips Pelican’s green efforts

Pelican Foundation’s request for waste from Brahmapuram to carry out  landscaping works in Kochi was shot down by Corp, citing norms  

published : 25 Feb 2020

Expert explains

When a hundial collection is made in a temple, then it qualifies to come under the control of the HR & CE department.

published : 25 Feb 2020

Blossom delayed! change in climate impacts flowering of fruit-bearing trees

Not only jackfruit, but other fruits like mango and spices like nutmegs and crops like cashew are also witnessing a change in flowering season, which usually begins in November every year.

published : 25 Feb 2020