The five winners of the Toonz- Disney ‘Kahaani Masters’ contest in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday. Photo: Special arrangement
The Hindu The five winners of the Toonz- Disney ‘Kahaani Masters’ contest in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday. Photo: Special arrangement

‘Kahaani Masters’ weave a spell

The organisers said the idea was to make the children believe in themselves and instil confidence in them. »
ADM VM Vinod along with Transport officials removed illegally parked vehicles near Carmel School in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday. Photo: S. Mahinsha

Drive against illegal parking on in Thiruvananthapuram

Several vehicles that were parked illegally near Carmel School at Vazhuthacaud, on Keston Road near Christ Nagar school, and near Cliff House, Nanthancode, were ordered to leave the premises. »

Students get lessons in peer education in Thiruvananthapuram

The programme aims at inculcating leadership qualities and defining the responsibilities of peer facilitators. »

Road repair: Thiruvananthapuram Corporation to dip into its own funds

The Corporation has a tough task ahead in repairing roads under its control, and it has now decided to spend Rs.5 crore from its own funds for the purpose. »
District Collector Biju Prabhakar, along with Police and Transport Department
officials, visits Keston Road in the city during a drive against illegal parking
on Thursday. Photo: S. Mahinsha

Action against illegal parking near schools in Thiruvananthapuram

The vehicles were released after the owners gave a written undertaking not to park their vehicles on the road for a long time after dropping students at the schools. »
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THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 19, 2014

RCC to be elevated as State Cancer Institute

Union Minister for Health Harsh Vardhan will formally recommend the Regional Cancer Centre (RCC) here as one among the 20 RCCs in the country chosen to be elevated as the apex State Cancer Institut... »
Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala flagging off an ambulance on the premises of the City Police Commissioner’s office in Thiruvananthapuram on Thursday. Photo: C. Ratheesh Kumar
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 18, 2014

Ambulance service launched in Thiruvananthapuram

Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala on Wednesday launched two ambulances in the city to help render speedy assistance to accident victims. Mr. Chennithala flagged off the ambulances at a function hel... »
Thiruvananthapuram, September 18, 2014

They take theatre to the audience, unannounced

After years of performing on stage, Krishnan Balakrishnan and his friends had got tired with the idea of pre-planned settings. They wanted to try their hand at something impromptu, a kind o... »
Thiruvananthapuram, September 17, 2014

Speak out against destruction of Nature, academics told

Noted poet and environmental activist B. Sugathakumari has urged the academic community to enlighten society about the intangible benefits of Nature. Presiding over a function organised here... »
Netra taking off from the lawns of Mascot Hotel in the city on Tuesday. Photo: S. Gopakumar
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 17, 2014

Netra dashes across Thiruvananthapuram skies

Passers-by on Mahatma Gandhi Road near the Legislative Assembly in the city were taken aback to see a minuscule object hovering over their head on Tuesday little realising that it’s the same machi... »
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 16, 2014

Walk-in interview ends in chaos in Thiruvananthapuram

The interview for recruitment of medical staff for the 20 vacancies in the Airport Health Organisation Thiruvananthapuram on Monday ended in chaos. Over 1,000 people from across the State ha... »
The all-terrain vehicle of the Kerala Police. Photo: Special Arrangement
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 16, 2014

Thiruvananthapuram police to lose all-terrain vehicle

After a six-month tryst with an all-terrain four-wheel-drive patrol vehicle on the Kovalam and Shanghumugham beaches, the city police are bidding farewell to the vehicle with the State government... »
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 16, 2014

A celebration with a difference in Thiruvananthapuram

Swami Prakashananda greets former Director of the PRD Thottam Rajasekharan during the inauguration of his website on his 84th Birthday in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday KPCC President V.M.Sudheeran look on.Photo:S. Mahinsha Birthdays are normally marked by cake cutting and feasts, but the capital was witness to a birthday celebration with a difference on Monday.The occasion was the 84th birthday of Thottam Raj... »
Tourists and students queue up at the Marine Research Aquarium at the Vizhinjam Research Centre of the CMFRI in Thiruvananthapuram. Photo: Special Arrangement
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 15, 2014

Marine life brought to the shores inThiruvananthapuram

The Marine Research Aquarium at the Vizhinjam Research Centre of the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI), which was opened recently on new premises, is turning out to be a popular... »
Thiruvananthapuram, September 15, 2014

Making do with tweaks

As per the Street Vendors (Protection of Livelihood and Regulation of Street Vending) Act 2014, “the Town Vending Committee shall ensure that all existing street vendors, identified in the survey,... »

New pushcarts to be rolled out soon in Thiruvananthapuram

Almost all Malayalis evacuated

Retrieving heritage spaces of the city

Stories on offer for children

Thiruvananthapuram Corporation faces a stinking issue

Procession of art, floats, mirth draws Onam festivities to a close

Civil work for light metro can begin in 4 months

'Thiruvananthapuram received 12% more rainfall this monsoon'

Thiruvananthapuram, September 18, 2014

Nine more waste kiosks to be set up in Thiruvananthapuram

The kiosk-model of waste collection looks the way forward for the city Corporation. It has decided to set up nine such kiosks in different parts of the city before the end of this month. The popul... »
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 18, 2014

New water tariff set to impact Thiruvananthapuram

The government’s decision to raise tariff for those consuming more than 10,000 litres of drinking water a month will impact majority of the consumers of the Kerala Water Authority (KWA) in the cit... »
September 18, 2014

Police Patrol: Post-blast, heavy action

An LPG cylinder explosion, in which three people, including an infant, were injured, has triggered a crackdown on illegal LPG filling centres in the capital city. The explosion on Monday... »
Thiruvananthapuram, September 17, 2014

Land deal row: KU Senate fails to take up business

The Senate of the University of Kerala was adjourned abruptly on Tuesday after members belonging to the LDF demanded the removal of Syndicate member and former chairman of the university’s finance... »
A demonstration of honey extraction at the honey festival at VJT Hall in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday. Photo: C. Ratheesh Kumar
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 17, 2014

Honey festival gets under way in Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram is once again playing host to a honey festival that presents an impressive variety of honey and honey products.The three-day festival, which got under way at VJT Hall on... »
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 16, 2014

Toddler, two others injured in LPG cylinder explosion in Thiruvananthapuram

Three persons, including a two-and-a-half-year old child, were injured when an LPG cylinder exploded near Azad Nagar under the Poonthura police station limits here on Monday. The police said... »
City Police Commissioner H. Venkatesh (left) and Assistant Commissioner (Special Branch) D. Vijayan during a boat ride to review coastal security measures in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday. Photo: Dennis Marcus Mathew
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 16, 2014

Coastal vigil being stepped up in Thiruvananthapuram

The Coastal Police are stepping up vigil on the Arabian Sea in the wake of reports that illicit spirit is reaching the shores via the seas, and more importantly, after a nationwide alert following... »
, September 16, 2014

Colourful procession marks Krishna Jayanti fete in Thiruvananthapuram

A colourful procession was taken out in the city on Monday evening as part of the Maha Shobha Yatra by the Balagokulam to mark the culmination of the Sri Krishna Jayanti celebrations.Hundred... »
The Vedar tribal colony at Nedumam, near Kovalam, is a picture of neglect. Fifteen families live in ramshackle huts in unhygienic conditions. Photo: Special Arrangement
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 15, 2014

When 15 families cram into 10 cents in Thiruvananthapuram

If anyone is yet to be convinced about the reasons behind the continuing ‘Nilpu Samaram’ in front of the Secretariat, a visit to the Vedar tribal colony in Nedumam near Kovalam is enough to put all... »
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 15, 2014

All set for Kerala police’s Cyberdome at Technopark in Thiruvananthapuram

Stage has been set and work has begun on the much-awaited Cyberdome, a hi-tech centre for cybersecurity and innovations in Kerala Police, at Technopark. With the State Cabinet issuing admin... »

Film fraternity extends support to tribespeople

Post-Onam problems await Chandy

Lessons in canoeing, kayaking

Peruchaazhi lands in soup

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