Kochi News


Finally, thevara old age home gets an ambulance

The decade-old dream of Thevera Old Age Home to have an ambulance of its own materialised on Monday with Hibi Eden MP handing over the same.

published : 25 Feb 2020

Papal Nuncio to inaugurate Christian journalists' meet on February 29

Kochi-based veteran journalist and ICPA president Ignatius Gonsalves will preside over the inaugural event. 

published : 24 Feb 2020

Airgun used to attack and rob elderly woman in Ayyappankavu found

Meanwhile, the investigation to track down the other accused named Imran Khan, 28, who is also a native of UP, is still underway.

published : 24 Feb 2020

‘Patriotic’ thief a professional, leaves no clue behind, say Kerala police

Around 1am on Tuesday, the thief had broken into the house of Issac Mani, a retired army officer who is settled with his family in Qatar.

published : 24 Feb 2020

Kochi Corporation to constitute special purpose vehicle for glitch-free Ro-Ro services

Government nod received, move gathers steam after February 21 mishap at Fort Kochi, Cochin International Airport Ltd, others taken as models.

published : 24 Feb 2020

Kochi corporation to implement fire department directives in Brahmapuram

However, the corporation’s plan to execute the biomining of the legacy waste -- as per the directions given by the National Green Tribunal’s (NGT) SLMC -- has hit a roadblock.

published : 24 Feb 2020

The rot runs deep

Very year, Centre allocates crores of rupees to the state for modernising the police force.

published : 23 Feb 2020

Response to CAG proves state knew about graft in procurement deals

That the state government has come out all gun blazing in support of the police after CAG’s damning report exposing financial irregularities is hardly surprising.  

published : 23 Feb 2020

Palliyakkal coop bank model goes pan-Kerala

For, the platform is based on the successful integrated farming model that they devised two decades ago.

published : 23 Feb 2020

20 seized vehicles gutted on police station premises

The blaze that occurred around 9.30am near Kalamassery station devoured two cars, three autorickshaws and 17 two-wheelers

published : 23 Feb 2020

Conduct load test on Palarivattom flyover: Experts

Samuel Ambu Thomas said that if cracks don’t appear in RCC, it indicates some issues in the construction. 

published : 23 Feb 2020

Keltron relaxed eligibility criteria to favour Galaxon

It’s now been established that Keltron relaxed certain eligibility criteria specifically to help Galaxon International Pvt Ltd

published : 23 Feb 2020

40 sovereigns of gold stolen from house at Angamaly

In a daring heist, burglars broke into a house at Angamaly and decamped with 40 sovereigns of gold, valued at nearly `13 lakh at current prices. 

published : 23 Feb 2020

Council meet to discuss IMAGE controversy

Opposition leader K J Antony asked the Mayor to convene a special meeting to discuss the issues at Brahmapuram.

published : 23 Feb 2020

DSJP criticises move to convert temple gold offerings into bars

The Democratic Social Justice Party (DSJP) has strongly opposed the Devaswom Board move to convert gold and silver offerings made by devotees into gold and silver bars. 

published : 23 Feb 2020