Thiruvananthapuram News


Protests to greet transport min on return from foreign trip

INTUC-affiliated Transport Democratic Federation (TDF) will start an indefinite hunger protest on Thursday, which will be inaugurated by leader of Opposition Ramesh Chennithala .

published : 05 Dec 2019

Govt employee turns a guiding light for the visually challenged

Those who know Sajeevan aren’t amused by this achievement of due to his involvement in helping others with similar difficulties for several years.

published : 04 Dec 2019

Pleas for a disabled-friendly capital city go unheard

Differently-abled people in the city share the challenges they face in public due to the lack of infrastructure facilities for them in the city

published : 04 Dec 2019

Blue Ramp bids to make beaches more accessible to differently-abled

As part of the third edition of the ‘Blue Ramp’ initiative, carpets of blue were laid out on the beach for better accessibility of differently-abled children.

published : 04 Dec 2019

It’s time to teach Indian sign language in state schools

15 faculty members of three govt polytechnic colleges undergo training in sign language to teach engineering subjects to deaf students

published : 04 Dec 2019

No end in sight to Vanchiyoor court impasse

Bar Council members meet with district judge fails to resolve issue; lawyers continue to boycott magistrate Deepa

published : 04 Dec 2019

Green IFFK this year too

This year too, the Green Protocol will be implemented during the International Film Festival of Kerala.

published : 03 Dec 2019

Mukkola-Karode bypass work may get delayed

The completion of the second phase development of NH 66 bypass from Mukkola to Karode on the Kerala-Tamil Nadu border will be delayed.

published : 03 Dec 2019

Wait continues for Ockhi compensation

The government had promised financial aid, scholarships and jobs for the victims of cyclone Ockhi

published : 03 Dec 2019

Helmet for pillion riders evokes mixed response

As per the new Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, it is mandatory for every person above four years of age to wear a helmet.

published : 03 Dec 2019

International film festival to follow green protocol

The theatre owners were instructed to complete the repair works necessary and to keep the rest rooms clean. 

published : 03 Dec 2019

TNIE GET initiative launched

The New Indian Express GET initiative was launched at Bharathiya Vidya Bhavan Senior Secondary School, Manvila, here on Monday.

published : 03 Dec 2019

NEET, CEE application must for med courses

The direction came in the wake of National Testing Agency (NTA) inviting applications for NEET UG 2020 exam from candidates till December 31.  

published : 03 Dec 2019

Birders rejoice a promising migratory season

The migratory bird season is here and birds have come calling to the wetlands in the capital.

published : 03 Dec 2019

Govt’s helicopter deal with Pawan Hans lands in soup

The state government is all set to enter an agreement with the New-Delhi-based helicopter service company which offered a 10-seater helicopter on a rent of `1.44 crore for 20 flying hours a month.

published : 03 Dec 2019