The sharp drop in crude price has raised the prospects of FACT getting natural gas at affordable rate.
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The sharp drop in crude price has raised the prospects of FACT getting natural gas at affordable rate.

FACT strikes deal for gas supply from Feb. 7

Agreement is a breakthrough for the company »

Work on Vyttila-Pettah stretch to take off soon

: The way has been cleared for the formal launch of the work of Kochi metro rail along the Vyttila-Pettah stretch with the revenue authorities kick-starting the proceedings to acquire a 1.25 acre p... »

KUFOS governing council divided over KCA stadium

: The governing council of the Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies (KUFOS) appears to be a divided house over the cricket stadium project with the Kerala Cricket Association (KCA).... »

CBSE science expo gets under way

Budding talents revealed their passion for science as the three-day regional level science exhibition of schools under the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) began at Bhavan’s Vidya Mandi... »

KWA asked to give priority to domestic connections

The High Court on Thursday observed that the Kerala Water Authority should give preference to applications for water connections from domestic consumers over non-domestic ones.Justice V. Chi... »
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The police inspect the office of the National Highways Authority of India at Kalamassery that was vandalised on Thursday morning.
Kochi, January 30, 2015

NHAI office vandalised

The office of the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) at Kalamassery here was vandalised on Thursday by unidentified miscreants claiming affiliation to the Communist Party of India (Maoist)... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

Land grab probe: HC gives CBI more time

The High Court on Thursday granted six more months to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to complete its probe into the two land grab cases in which Chief Minister Oommen Chandy’s former gun... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

Writ plea referred to Division Bench

A single judge of the Kerala High Court on Thursday referred to a Division Bench a public interest writ petition challenging the appointment of Jiji Thomson as Chief Secretary.The petition w... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

Patriarch to meet Pranab, Modi

Ignatius Aphrem II, head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church, who arrives here on an 11-day India visit on February 7, is scheduled to meet President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra M... »
Kochi, January 30, 2015

10 more coastal police stations this year

Policing of Kerala’s littoral waters will get a fillip with the commissioning of 10 coastal police stations, in addition to the existing eight, through the year as part of the second phase of Coast... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

B2B meet to popularise homestays

The State government has extended its support to the proposed maiden business to business (B2B) meet to be organised by the Kerala State Homestay and Tourism Association (KeralaHATS) at Bolgatty P... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

30 per cent of district hospitals ill-equipped to handle fires

Fire safety preparedness in about 30 per cent of the government and private hospitals in Ernakulam is inadequate, said an official audit. The serious lapse was revealed during a fire safety audit... »
Kochi, January 30, 2015

Fire destroys ten shops near Kochi rail station

: Ten temporary shops set up opposite the Specialists Hospital near Ernakulam North railway station were completely gutted in a fire that broke out in the wee hours of Thursday.The Gandhi Na... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

CPT did not dump waste in public places, State tells court

The State government on Thursday informed the Kerala High Court that the Cochin Port Trust (CPT) did not dump septage generated from vessels anchored at the port in open public places.In an... »
KOCHI, January 29, 2015

Pattoor: proceedings against Collector stayed

The High Court on Wednesday stayed further proceedings on a complaint of alleged corruption and nepotism, pending before the Lok Ayukta against Thiruvananthapuram District Collector Biju Prabhakar... »

VACB task termed more onerous

Honour for five Naval officers

Entrepreneurship programme for differently-abled students

Global experts to attend radiologists’ meet

Aged woman falls on escalator

Corpn. service centres for 13 divisions

Infopark turns its focus on Thrissur IT Park

Turning the focus on colleges

A Kathakali artiste welcomes Chief Minister Oommen Chandy at the inauguration of KTDC’s Bolgatty Event Centre in Kochi on Thursday.– Photo: Thulasi Kakkat
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

KTDC all set to register Rs. 15 crore profit: Chairman

After suffering losses for many decades, Kerala Tourism Development Corporation (KTDC) is all set to record Rs.15 crore profit in the current financial year 2014-15, its Chairman Vijayan Thomas has... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

Core road network proposed

The proposed 8,000-km core road network that envisages linking up major roads in Kerala will be established with the assistance of World Bank, Public Works Minister V.K. Ebrahim Kunju has said.... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

Migratory birds come under surveillance

Fears of recurrence of avian influenza epidemic have pushed the Forest Department to keep a tab on migratory birds that winter in Kerala.Though the epidemic, first reported among domestic po... »
Kochi, January 30, 2015

Chandy asks Pillai to behave

A day after the ruling UDF was forced to condone the anti-coalition utterances of Balakrishna Pillai, leader of its constituent Kerala Congress (B), Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has caustically rem... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

The Hindu In School handwriting contest to be held on Saturday

The Hindu In School Cello Handwriting Wizards contest regional city round will be held at Ernakulam Women’s Association hall on Diwan’s Road in the city on Saturday.The... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

CM opens IRIA meet

Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurated the 68th annual conference of the Indian Radiological and Imaging Association (IRIA) here on Thursday. “The technology, which has emerge... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

DMRC accords final clearance for coaches

Having sorted out the differences over the specifications of coaches about two weeks ago, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation on Thursday gave the final clearance for the rolling stocks of Kochi Metro... »
KOCHI, January 30, 2015

Nurses hold agitation

: Nurses at the Government Medical College, Ernakulam, held a protest in front of the administrative block of the institution against the suspension of three nurses.Leading the protests agai... »
Kochi, January 29, 2015

NHAI office at Kalamassery vandalised

The office of the National Highways Authority of India at Kalamassery here on Thursday was vandalized by unidentified miscreants claiming to be affiliated to the Communist Party of India (Maoist). »
KOCHI, January 29, 2015

Asia-Pacific coconut community meet from Feb. 2

Union Minister for Agriculture, Radha Mohan Singh, will inaugurate the 51st Asia Pacific Coconut Community (APCC) session at Hotel Crowne Plaza here on February 2. The meeting will review the globa... »

Govt. to renew bar licences

Milma plans to market organic milk globally

Metro girder launch delayed in 2nd corridor

Man kills daughter, wife; survives suicide bid

Burglary attempt at ATM in Kochi

168 families face eviction as legal fight for restoring river intensifies

Nurses association takes up the cause of suspended nurses in medical college

Work on at the Rajiv Gandhi Indoor Stadium in Kochi way back in the 1980s. Alterpoint

Match point for the stadium

The state-of-the-art venue for the 2015 National Games, the Rajiv Gandhi Indoor Stadium, has become a hub of sporting activity »
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Just a rupee a day

The ongoing altruistic ishare programme, in several schools in Kerala, is not only reaching out to the underprivileged but also sensitising our children towards their issues »
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GENERAL BPCL Kochi Refinery: All Kerala painting competition for schoolchildren in connection with the ‘Oil and Gas Conservation Fortnight’ celebrations; Sacred Heart Co... »

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