Kochi News


Kochi police for total enforcement of Covid guidelines

City Police Commissioner Nagaraju Chakilam said that the police would check violations of safety guidelines.

published : 11 Apr 2021

Ernakulam on tenterhooks as Covid surges; health officials urge public to up vigil

 After a two-month respite, Covid-19 cases have started spiking again in Ernakulam district alarmingly.

published : 11 Apr 2021

Vaiga murder: Kin allege foul play, say Sanu can’t kill his daughter

Despite  the mounting evidence against him, missing businessman Sanu Mohan’s family refuses to believe that he had killed his daughter Vaiga.

published : 11 Apr 2021

Reduce trawl ban to 30 days, demand boat owners

The All Kerala Fishing Boat Operators’ Association has submitted a memorandum to the Prime Minister urging his intervention to reduce the annual monsoon trawling ban period from 61 days to 30.

published : 11 Apr 2021

Kochi’s own rickshaw hailing app looks to bridge digital divide

Developed by Infopark-based firm  Tukxi, a portmanteau made up of tuk-tuk and taxi, the app
gives preference to autorickshaw drivers at the nearest base, writes Aishwarya Prabhakaran

published : 11 Apr 2021

Crowding amid Covid surge in Kochi

As the election campaigning is over, the state has started enforcing Covid protocol strictly to manage the second wave.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Tackling the second Covid wave

The assembly elections are over and so is the long Easter weekend.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Four injured as tree branch falls on cars parked on District Court premises

Mathew George, principal, Maharaja’s College, said that he had alerted the district collector on the looming danger.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Gold smuggling: Crime Branch’s FIRs a malafide bid to derail probe, ED informs HC

According to ED, Sandeep Nair has raised the allegation after being in prison for eight months.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Daily Covid jabs to be scaled up to 30,000

To cover all those who are vulnerable to the infection, the district administration has decided to scale up the daily vaccination target to 30,000. 

published : 10 Apr 2021

Covid situation alarming in Ernakulam

TPR 7.2% | Collector urges public to exercise caution, says may need stringent steps like curfew 

published : 10 Apr 2021

Protesters demand elevated highway from Edappally to Moothakunnam

As per the report submitted by the special deputy collector, Rs 1,690 crore is needed for land acquisition alone.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Dancing medicos get support online and offline against religious bigotry on social media

It was by luck that one of the dance reels on Instagram by the two medicos, Janaki M Omkumar and Naveen K Razak of Thrissur Medical College, went viral last week.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Aniyan Midhun brings home historic gold

In a world where everyone is searching for validation and acceptance, Aniyan Midhun feels that he has finally found his ground.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Art expo by special kids

The art exhibition at Cusat will display paintings, drawings, craftworks, and photographs, the entries by autistic children between the ages of 3 and 18 across Kerala.

published : 10 Apr 2021