Thiruvananthapuram News


Rural Thiruvananthapuram battered by rains as southern districts brace for heavy downpour

The rural parts of the district witnessed gusty winds accompanied by heavy downpour, while the low-lying areas in the city were partly inundated due to moderate rains.

published : 14 May 2021

A homely celebration this Eid-ul-Fitr

With homemade dishes and namaz at home, believers across the city are set to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr on Thursday.

published : 13 May 2021

Back to flooding: Capital inundated after heavy rains batter city

The unexpected heavy rain that lasted for hours from Tuesday evening caught the capital off guard submerging almost all low-lying areas, leaving the commuters and motorists stranded.

published : 13 May 2021

Another Eid amid pandemic

Believers are yet again celebrating an Eid-Ul-Fitr marred by Covid.

published : 13 May 2021

Corp to act against illegal waste handlers

All efforts of the city Corporation to unclog the Pazhavangadi thodu and Amayizhanchan canal are going in vain due to consistant illegal  waste dumping.

published : 13 May 2021

Thiruvananthapuram to enhance oxygen stock to meet rising demand

Proactive steps to make available oxygen supply in ambulances; dist industrial centre GM to monitor amount of oxygen to be supplied to govt, pvt hospitals

published : 13 May 2021

Rebel group to move HC for postponing SNDP Yogam polls

The state government has given green signal to conduct elections complying with the protocols.

published : 13 May 2021

Clear drains, canals in 72 hours, says collector

The district administration is striving to avoid waterlogging in the wake of the alert on heavy rain, District Collector Navjot Khosa has said.

published : 13 May 2021

One more oxygen storeroom for ambulances soon

As part of it, 50 oxygen cylinders will be readied in the room and they will be refilled on time to ensure an uninterrupted supply of oxygen.

published : 12 May 2021

All public crematoriums in Capital told to function round the clock

Panchayats asked to appoint a nodal officer for each crematorium, make available a common hotline number

published : 12 May 2021

International Nurses Day: Young mother Shilpa lives to serve

Last year, Shilpa, a native of Aryanadu, rushed to join duty leaving her one-year-old son Arush with her elderly mother.

published : 12 May 2021

Appeal against verdict quashing KU faculty postings: Teachers

The amendment prescribed category-wise pooling of the posts of professor, associate professor and assistant professor and applying communal rotation by treating all departments as one unit.

published : 12 May 2021

A care home for stray animals and pets in distress

The pandemic and subsequent lockdown last year did not stop  volunteers of the Thiruvananthapuram-based People for Animals (PFA) centre from rescuing and treating  animals in distress.

published : 12 May 2021

Neyyattinkara magistrate who rebuked cop transferred

In the voice clip which went viral, the magistrate was heard shouting at an additional sub-inspector of Parassala station for calling her on her phone for official purpose.

published : 12 May 2021

Eid-Ul-Fitr: Norms issued for home delivery of meat products

The Local Self Government Department circular has directed various civic bodies to ensure that the guidelines on sale of meat products are strictly complied with.

published : 12 May 2021