Kovalam beach

Lack of emergency alarms puts lives in danger at Kovalam beach

Recently, a Russian national was swept away by strong waves at Kovalam beach. Thanks to timely intervention, lifeguards were able to save him.

published on : 7th May 2022

Kovalam beach revival to cost govt dear

The actual plan of the harbour engineering department (HED) was to protect the beach using T-head groynes which were cost-effective. 

published on : 19th March 2022

Coconut vendors in Kovalam are making an eco-friendly switch

Apart from completely shunning plastic straws, they have replaced them with alternatives like recycled paper straws. 

published on : 10th December 2021

Kovalam beach awarded Blue Flag certification

The Kovalam beach near East Coast Road has been awarded the coveted Blue Flag Certification by Denmark Environment Agency. 

published on : 26th September 2021

'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam': Mani Ratnam’s crew litters Kovalam Beach with glass; Madras Talkies denies claim

The glass shards and metal shells that the crew had left behind on the beachfront after finishing shoots on April 24 is litter around the sands between the backwaters and the Kovalam beach.

published on : 29th April 2018

Latvian woman's death: Liga's sister Ilze criticises police, demands SIT probe

Ilza said after examining the place where Liga's body was found, she developed suspicions about the police's claim of it being a case of suicide.

published on : 24th April 2018

Decomposed body near Kerala's Kovalam may be of missing Latvian woman

The sister and friend of a Latvian woman,  who went missing in March, on Saturday identified a decomposed body recovered from near Kovalam to be of the victim, Kerala Police said.

published on : 21st April 2018

Trivandrum: Forensics to check for missing Latvian woman connection

According to police sources, if the sister of Liga, who is staying back to assist the missing case, can identify the corpse, more forensic examination including DNA sample matching will be done.‚Äč

published on : 21st April 2018