Thiruvananthapuram News


Tree Walk opposes axing of 150-year-old mango tree

The collective pointed out that the Raj Bhavan campus is one of the green lungs within the capital city. 

published : 17 hours ago

Rs 20 crore for WFN projects in IT sector

The state government’s final budget presented here on Friday has given much thrust to the IT sector which is struggling for revival in the post- pandemic world.

published : 17 hours ago

Heritage project gets Rs 250 crore

The budget has allocated a whopping `250 crore for the Thiruvananthapuram Heritage Project, which aims to conserve the unique heritage of the capital town.

published : 17 hours ago

District records 301 new Covid cases, 321 recoveries

As many as 1,690 people are newly placed under observation in the district, taking the total number of people under isolation to 19,960. 

published : 17 hours ago

Heart Day essay competition held

Adithya Kishore of Loyola School won the first prize and  Ganga Ajith of Manacaud Girls High school got the second prize while Aditya Krishnan from Kendriya Vidyalaya, Pattom, bagged the third priz

published : 17 hours ago

No time to waste

According to sources, the project is in limbo because the state government is yet to identify and hand over suitable land for it in the capital.

published : 15 Jan 2021

Puttingal tragedy: Dept orders probe against DySP

The action was recommended on the basis of the findings of Justice P S Gopithan Commission that probed the incident, which had occurred in 2016.

published : 15 Jan 2021

Budget to shower promises: Mullappally

Apart from this, the state has to find funds for development projects and social welfare schemes.

published : 15 Jan 2021

1971 Indo-Pak war anniv, Veterans’ Day observed

There were lectures on Pension and Welfare-related subjects by representatives of State Bank of India, Directorate of Air Veterans and Kerala Ex- Servicemen Welfare Department.

published : 15 Jan 2021

Revamped arts and crafts villageat Vellar set to open Saturday

To be a world class brand of Kerala Tourism , Showcases about 50 crafts in 28 studios 

published : 15 Jan 2021

New floating amphitheatre to entertain tourists

The amphitheatre comprising a gallery and floating stage is being set up at a cost of Rs 78 lakh. The project was executed by Uralungal Labour Contract Cooperative Society (ULCCS).

published : 15 Jan 2021

Great expectations

 While the Light Metro remains a pipe dream for the capital, garbage crisis is another pestering issue for residents due to the lack of a centralised waste treatment plant.

published : 15 Jan 2021

District records 295 fresh Covid positive cases

As many as 295 people tested positive for Covid on Thursday along while 296 persons recovered from the illness.

published : 15 Jan 2021

Up to govt to take a call on Neyyattinkara land dispute

In the Neyyattinkara land dispute case, which had claimed the lives of a man and his wife, it is now up to the government to take a call on the property’s status. 

published : 15 Jan 2021

Moviegoers unaware of online booking facilities

Despite theatre authorities’ efforts to leave no stone unturned, several people were unaware of mandatory online bookings.

published : 14 Jan 2021