CM holds talks with E Sreedharan; Kochi Metro logo released

Nedumbassery: After the release of the new logo for the Kochi Metro, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy informed media persons here on Thursday that Kochi Metro coaches would be ready within 100 days. The coaches are being made in Andhra Pradesh. The chief minister reached Kochi to personally supervise ..

Centre raises objection to state's report on ESAs

Thiruvananthapuram: The Centre has again expressed reservations about the report submitted by the state government after the demarcation of ESAs (Ecologically Sensitive Areas) as per the Kasturirangan report. The Centre has raised objection to the report prepared after separating ESAs and residential ..

Crime mapping system being installed in police vehicles

Thiruvananthapuram: A crime mapping system, which will help the police to document various details from the scene of the crime itself, is being installed in police vehicles in the state. On an experimental basis, the system has been installed in one vehicle each of all police stations. The crime mapping ..

Vadakkunnathan temple wins UNESCO award

India has won the top UNESCO prize 'Award of Excellence' 2015 for the remarkable conservation efforts of the majestic Sree Vadakkunnathan Temple in Kerala, the U.N. body announced on Tuesday. 'The award recognises the remarkable conservation effort undertaken at the sacred site which employed age-old ..

Pregnant tribal woman denied treatment at Dist Hospital; three babies dead

Mananthavady: After the District Hospital here refused to admit a pregnant tribal woman, she gave birth to three babies on the way to the Medical College Hospital, Kozhikode but all the three infants did not survive. The woman, who is in a critical condition, is undergoing treatment at the Medical College. Anitha ..