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Kerala now offers a two-hour Arabian sea voyage at just Rs 350. Find out more

While "Sagara Rani" has a seating facility for 90 passengers, the 10-member crew can arrange additional chairs for a few more passengers just in case.

published : 30 Nov 2019

Now, count your days the green way

A social enterprise in Kerala is bringing out calendars that have been made from 100 per cent recycled handmade sheets.

published : 30 Nov 2019

Thanks to this new technology, you can now build your home in just 72 hours

Building can be erected using light steel and assembled on-site
 

published : 30 Nov 2019

Kerala government wants to help those cured of mental illness chase their dreams

The implementation of the roadmap to rehabilitation will be monitored by a 17-member committee headed by the Kerala chief secretary. 

published : 29 Nov 2019

Now, rent a Bullet to Sabarimala!

The rider needs to submit digital copies of their driving licence and address to rent the bikes. A helmet will be supplied along with the bike.

published : 28 Nov 2019

A 1500-square-ft organic terrace garden in the heart of Chennai

In these times of rapid urbanisation, the need to preserve greenery and work overtime to keep the city’s green cover intact has become essential.

published : 28 Nov 2019

Over 5000 school students in Karaikal to get protein-enriched milk as part of breakfast scheme

Under the Rajiv Gandhi Morning Breakfast Scheme, they will be given 100 ml of milk mixed with protein powder as opposed to plain milk that they used to serve. 

published : 28 Nov 2019

Odisha doctor adopts leprosy colony, wants to fight stigma

The doctor on Wednesday met Junapani Leprosy Colony secretary Trahikara Rajhans and expressed his desire to adopt the area. At present, 54 families reside in the colony.

published : 28 Nov 2019

This waste exchange shop collected 800 kg plastics in two months

As part of its initiative to make the city plastic-free, Chirala Municipality has managed to collect around 800 kg plastic as part of its novel plastic waste exchange initiative since October 2.  

published : 28 Nov 2019

TNIE impact: Kerala brothers get cycles back

The decision of two Meppayur schoolchildren — Mohammed Abir and brother Shifad — to approach the police to get their cycles repaired and returned proved right.

published : 28 Nov 2019

Three visually challenged students top Mangalore varsity's Social Work exam

The provisional rank list for the academic year 2018-19 of the university, that was announced recently, came as a pleasant surprise for the trio.

published : 28 Nov 2019

 Child-friendly police station opens in Bihar's Bhagalpur

More such child-friendly police stations would be opened in eight other districts in the near future.

published : 27 Nov 2019

No bribe, please: How an officer at RIMS is fighting corruption

As you enter the chamber of 68-year-old office superintendent at Raichur Institute of Medical Sciences, you are greeted by a board on his table with these words: ‘Nanage yaaru lancha koda bekagilla’.

published : 27 Nov 2019

Here's a treasure trove on dying folk art of Tamil Nadu

The District Central Library at Simmakkal will have a collection of instruments, costumes, cosmetics and other equipment used in folk arts along with books and audio-visual projection materials.

published : 27 Nov 2019

Soon, Tamil Nadu government school kids will speak fluent English

The State is all set to roll out a ‘spoken English’ module as part of the curriculum; says will help them find better jobs in the market

published : 27 Nov 2019