Kochi News


Railways warns against fake RPF recruitment

The Southern Railway on Saturday issued a warning regarding fake information being circulated on social media on the recruitment of constables to Railway Protection Force (RPF).

published : 23 Feb 2020

Spotlight back on Kadambrayar

The enthusiastic response for kayaking classes has given Kadambrayar a fresh lease of life, but more needs to be done  

published : 22 Feb 2020

‘CBSE school’ lies about affiliation, leaves students in a fix

Foulplay by Arooja Little Star School, Mattanchery, comes to light after 34 Class X students fail to receive hall tickets for the board examinations this year

published : 22 Feb 2020

Fire breaks out in forest tract at Kammattipadam, train services affected

Officials with the Gandhi Nagar fire station said a distress call was received at 4.05pm.

published : 22 Feb 2020

Ro-Ro ferry collides with tourist boat in Fort Kochi; none hurt

Tourists and commuters had a miraculous escape after a Ro-Ro vessel collided with a tourist boat at Fort Kochi on Friday afternoon.

published : 22 Feb 2020

Work on Ernakulam market to begin soon

There will be a separate section for fruits, vegetables, fish and groceries. The work is expected to be completed in 24 months 

published : 22 Feb 2020

Collector’s move to acquire 3 acres at Brahmapuram kicks up controversy

Ruling, oppn councillors oppose move; say identified land houses corp’s veterinary hospital

published : 22 Feb 2020

Coronavirus: 112 under observation at isolation ward in Kochi hospital

According to the officials, the person was admitted to the hospital as he got back from the coronavirus-affected area.

published : 22 Feb 2020

Dutch to help digitise records of their Kochi reign at Ekm archives

The Regional Archives, Ernakulam, also keeps palm leaf records containing treatises between Cochin and VOC.

published : 22 Feb 2020

Thieves tie up 86-yr-old woman; 1 held

An Uttar Pradesh native was arrested for trying to steal valuables from the house of an 86-year-old housewife at Ayyappankavu after tying her up on Friday.

published : 22 Feb 2020

Lakhs to offer ‘balitharpanam’ at Aluva Manappuram

Aluva municipal chairperson Lissy Abraham said all arrangements were in place for the arriving devotees.

published : 22 Feb 2020

Two held with 51kg of banned tobacco items

Bihar native Mohammed Anwar and Assam native Avadrul Haque were arrested from a train that arrived from Bengaluru, during a search conducted by the officials at the station.

published : 22 Feb 2020

Swiggy's Sudha Jagadeesh rides her way to people's heart, delivering food and happiness

Sudha Jagadeesh is the top woman delivery partner of Swiggy across India by successfully completing 6,838 orders

published : 22 Feb 2020

Down the memory lane

Four Malayalis, who lived in Chattisgarh for years and worked together at the Bhilai Steel Plant visit Kerala to meet their old friends  

published : 22 Feb 2020

Talking sense

Meet Shajahan, a motivational speaker who guides many towards well-being, despite his history with speech impairment and therapy

published : 22 Feb 2020