Kerala starts first liquefied natural gas bus from Thiruvananthapuram

Monday, June 21st, 2021
gas Bus

Thiruvananthapuram : Kerala on Monday rolled out its first ever public bus to be powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG). Transport Minister Antony Raju flagged off the green bus service Monday from Thiruvananthapuram’s central bus station. The bus would be operated on the Thiruvananthapuram-Ernakulam and Ernakulam-Kozhikode routes. For the cash-strapped Kerala State Road Transport Corporation […]

COVID 19- 8 more positive cases reported in Kasaragod

Thursday, April 2nd, 2020
Pinarayi Vijayan

Kasargod: Kerala reported 21 new cases of coronavirus with eight from the worst affected Kasaragod district, taking the tally of active patients to 256, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said on Thursday. Besides, Kasaragod, five positive cases have been detected from Idukki, two from Kollam and one each from Thiruvananthapuram, Pathanamthitta, Thrissur, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Kannur, […]

Ex-ISRO scientist to get Rs 1.3 crore compensation

Friday, December 27th, 2019

Thiruvananthapuram : The Kerala Cabinet, on Thursday, decided to accept in principle a recommendation to grant a compensation of Rs. 1.3 crore to ISRO former scientist Namabi Narayanan for unlawful arrest and torture. Mr Narayanan, who got a clean chit in the ISRO espionage case of Kerala in the 1990s, had filed a petition at […]

Musician Balabhaskar dies a week after car crash near Thiruvananthapuram

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

Kerala: Musician Balabhaskar(40) had been battling for life ever since he and his family met with an accident just outside the State capital on September 25. His wife Lakshmi and driver Arjun are undergoing treatment. The family was returning after temple worship at Thrissur when their car went out of control and hit a tree. […]

Over 100 dies in Kerala in just one day as flood crisis worsens

Friday, August 17th, 2018

Thiruvananthapuram: More than 100 people died in rain-related incidents in Kerala in just one day yesterday, sources in the State Disaster Management Authority said, even as defence forces scaled up operations this morning to rescue those stranded in worst-hit areas. The toll for yesterday, initially put at 30, has now been revised to 106, the […]

Police nab a Romanian in connection with Hi-tech ATM theft

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Thiruvananthapuram: Three foreigners were seen often reaching up and tempering the smoke alarm in the ATMs of Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. The scenes were recorded in the CCTV footage. In CCTV it is recorded that the foreigners doesn’t use the machine to withdraw money. It is reported that as many as 50 people have reported that their […]

SC to Take Call on Pinching of Kerala Temple’s Massive Assets

Sunday, April 20th, 2014
Kerala Temple

New Delhi : The Supreme Court is all set to hear the case pertaining to the Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram, and its assets on Wednesday when it will consider the report submitted by amicus curiae Gopal Subramaniam, according to which a gold plating machine and large amounts of unaccounted gold and silver were found inside […]

Lost bag of valuables returned to Railway passenger in 20 minutes

Wednesday, December 25th, 2013

Kasargod: On Monday around midnight the Marusagar Express left Thiruvananthapuram and reached Ernakulum city junction. Vatsamma (55) got in to the train after attending a marriage in Ernakulam city to return to Kasargod by this train and occupied seat (berth) No 57 in B4 compartment of the train. On reaching Kasargod she forgot her hand […]

Bharat bandh enters second day; 71 arrested for violence in Noida

Thursday, February 21st, 2013
All India strike

New Delhi : The Uttar Pradesh police, badly outnumbered during violence and vandalism in Noida yesterday, are out in full force today, the second day of the Bharat bandh or strike. They have so far registered 64 cases and 71 people have been arrested for yesterday’s Noida violence, which, factory owners claim caused losses of […]

15-year-old arrested for killing classmate in Kerala

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
Kids Turns Killer

Thiruvananthapuram: A 15 year old kid resident of the city, has been arrested for allegedly killing his classmate. the kid was arrested at Alleppey, for killing Lejin Varghese (14), by slicing his throat open. The incident took place at their school premises, the St. George High School on Monday. according to the kid, he killed […]