sriram venkitaraman

Govt moves HC to cancel bail of Sriram Venkitaraman

Kochi: The government has filed a petition in the Kerala High Court on Wednesday ..

Anaconda ‘Renuka’ of TVM zoo found dead; ‘Cage mates’ suspected for ‘murder’
sriram venkitaraman accident
SIT to probe IAS officer’s accident case; SI suspended for lapses in duty
sriram venkitaraman
Sriram Venkitaraman suspended from service
Sriram Venkitaraman

Unexpected fall of Sriram Vekitaraman; Hero turns killer overnight

Thiruvananthapuram: Sriram Venkitaraman IAS became a hero among the youngsters of Kerala after he took firm action against the land ..

Sriram Venkitaraman

DGP directs to book non-bailable offence against Sriram Venkitaraman

Thiruvananthapuram: DGP Loknath Behera has directed to charge non-bailable offence against Survey Director Sriram Venkitaraman for ..

National highway

Kerala to contribute Rs 5374 cr for NH development

Thiruvananthapuram: State finance department has decided to provide Rs 5374 crore for acquiring land for national highway development ..

p sadasivam

Code of conduct should be implemented on campuses: Governor

Thiruvananthapuram: Governor P. Sathasivam opined that a code of conduct should be implemented on campuses. The growth of the student ..

C Shilpa

This is the firebrand girl who dared to enter secretariat compound

Thiruvananthapuram: The name Shilpa may seem to be unfamiliar for many, but she is the one who managed to enter the secretariat compound ..


KSU workers stage protest inside Secretariat compound

Thiruvananthapuram: In connection with the University College issue, Kerala Students Union (KSU) workers staged a protest inside the ..

University College

Former student of University College Nikhila’s statement to be recorded again

Thiruvananthapuram: In connection with the issues in the University College, the statement of the former student of the college Nikhila ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

There were law and order lapses in Sabarimala; Pinarayi Vijayan criticises police

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan harshly criticised the police during a high level meeting of police officers here ..

KSU workers

KSU stages protest at Kerala university headquarters, blocks VC

Thiruvananthapuram: In connection with the University College stabbing case, Kerala Students Union (KSU) staged a protest at the University ..


Shivaranjith’s certificates are not fake: Kerala University

Thiruvananthapuram: The University of Kerala stated that the sports certificates of Shivaranjith, the accused in the University College ..

University college

Seizure of answer sheets, fake seal: Governor seeks report from VC

Thiruvananthapuram: In connection with the conflicts in Thiruvananthapuram University College, the governor sought an urgent report ..

PSC Chairman

University College issue: Appointment of accused will be postponed, says PSC Chairman

Thiruvananthapuram: PSC chairman M. K. Sakeer said that the appointment of the students who are involved in the stabbing case in University ..

CPM Fraction active in Kerala PSC said BJP Kerala Chief P S Sreedharan Pillai

CPM faction functions in PSC: Sreedharan Pillai

Thiruvananthapuram: BJP state president P. S. Sreedharan Pillai said that a CPM faction is functioning in the Kerala PSC. ‘A ..

University union office

Union office at University College to be shut, converted into classroom

Thiruvananthapuram: The union office in Thiruvananthapuram University College will be shut down. The Additional Director of Education ..

stabbing case accused

University College stabbing case: Shivaranjith, Nazeem admit to crime

Thiruvananthapuram: The two accused in the stabbing of a student in University College has admitted to the crime. They gave statement ..

Mussadiq brain cycle

Turn handle to left to go right; Ride this Brain Cycle to get Rs 500 as reward

Thiruvananthapuram: If anyone dares to ride a bicycle of the cycle club of College of Engineering Trivandrum (CET) in Thiruvananthapuram, ..


KSRTC levies Rs 4000 for returning lost 1.5 sovereign gold anklet

Thiruvananthapuram: When a gold anklet that was lost and later found in a KSRTC bus was finally returned to its owner, KSRTC levied ..

KSRTC scania

Interstate private bus strike: KSRTC gets Rs 9 cr profit daily; Alternate services arranged

Thiruvananthapuram: The ongoing strike by the interstate private buses have benefitted the KSRTC (Kerala State Road Transport Corporation) ..


Braving social stigma Mansiya became dancer; now performs in Kerala assembly too

Kottakkal: Dancer Mansiya V. P. who was active in art festivals during her school and college days has got an opportunity to perform ..

Sugathakumari and tribal women

With bundle of love, tribal women from Krishnavanam visit poet Sugathakumari

Thiruvananthapuram: Tribal women Maruthi and Rami from Krishnavanam in Attappadi came to visit poet Sugathakumari on knowing the recent ..

mosquito trap

New organic mosquito trap introduced; Traps upto 200 mosquitoes

Thiruvananthapuram: As the monsoon has arrived with an array of epidemics to scare the public, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College Community ..

Balabhaskar's father

DRI to record statement of Balabhaskar's father

Thiruvananthapuram: In connection with the gold smuggling case in Thiruvananthapuram International Airport, the Directorate of Revenue ..

University College

Girl who attempted suicide in TVM University College gets nod for college transfer

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala University has granted permission for transfer of college to the girl student who attempted suicide ..


Tiger ‘Amar’ of Thiruvananthapuram zoo dies of heart attack

Thiruvananthapuram: A tiger brought to Thiruvananthapuram zoo from Wayanad has died. The tiger named Amar died on Saturday by 9 in ..

shashi tharoor

With ‘floccinaucinihilipilification’, Tharoor claims hat-trick win from capital

Thiruvananthapuram: This Lok Sabha election season was eventful for Shashi Tharoor who is the UDF candidate and sitting MP of Thiruvananthapuram ..

Vishnunarayanan Namboothiri

Poet Vishnunarayanan Namboothiri turns 80; Mathrubhumi publishes two books as tribute

Thiruvananthapuram: Poet Vishnunarayanan Namboothiri turns 80 on Monday. Disciples, friends and readers will join together at Bharath ..

kummanam rajasekharan

Cross-voting might have taken place in TVM: Kummanam

Pamba: BJP Lok Sabha candidate Kummanam Rajasekharan said cross-voting might have taken place in Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha constituency ..

Jose k mani

Jose K Mani gets court verdict against PJ Joseph

Thiruvananthapuram: Jose K Mani faction of Kerala Congress (M) sought a favourable verdict from the court against the move of interim ..

University College

Girl who attempted suicide in University College to move out of college

Thiruvananthapuram: The girl student who attempted to commit suicide complaining of the unfavourable academic environment in the University ..

ente koodu project trivandrum

‘Ente Koodu’ gives shelter for 3000 women within 6 months

Thiruvananthapuram: Within six months of its implementation, ‘Ente Koodu’ night shelter home project initiated by the social ..


Kerala's only woman priest ‘Father Omana’ retires from service

Thiruvananthapuram: After two decades of service, the only woman priest of Kerala CSI Church Rev. Omana Victor retired from the ..


No action taken against luxury buses plying within Kerala; KSRTC suffers Rs 20 cr loss

Thiruvananthapuram: It has been found that about 400 long distance private buses are plying within the state besides the long distance ..


Strict conditions for interstate buses; Parking not allowed within 500 m from bus stands

Thiruvananthapuram: The transport department has issued a circular containing strict conditions to prevent the interstate private bus ..

Abhinanadan Varthaman

Industrialist releases digital compilation of poems on IAF Commander Abhinandan

Thiruvananthapuram: A digital version of literary works on Indian Air Force (IAF) Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman compiled by the ..


Rahul to visit 5 districts today; to meet KM Mani’s family

Thiruvananthapuram: AICC president and UDF candidate in Wayanad Rahul Gandhi arrived at Thiruvananthapuram on Monday by 10.45 pm. He ..

nirmala sitharama and amit shah

Nirmala Sitharaman, Amit Shah to visit Kerala for poll campaign

Thiruvananthapuram: Union Minister for Defence, Nirmala Sitharaman and BJP national president Amit Shah will reach Kerala for election ..


Sabarimala issue: Kummanam criticises state Chief Electoral Officer

Thiruvananthapuram: BJP leader Kummanam Rajasekharan has criticised the State Chief Electoral Officer’s decision not to use the ..


No thief attempts to steal these lamps placed on roadside...Read why?

Nedumangad (Thiruvananthapuram): More than thousand traditional lamps (Nilavilakku) have been arranged in front of the hundi (cash ..

attukal pongala 2019

Attukal Pongala today; Devotees throng city

Thiruvananthapuram: The renowned Attukal Pongala ritual will take place in the capital city and premises on Wednesday. Hundreds of ..


Protest tents in front of Secretariat removed at midnight; clashes occur

Thiruvananthapuram: Over 10 protest tents built in front of the Secretariat was removed by the municipality with the help of police ..


Sexual abuse of minor girl: Police files rape case against Imam

Thiruvananthapuram: The police imposed charges of rape against Imam Shafeeq Al Qasimi who allegedly sexually assaulted a minor girl ..


Kodiyeri meets Kanam; LDF seat discussion commences

Thiruvananthapuram: CPM state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan and CPI state secretary Kanam Rajendran held a meeting marking the beginning ..


YouTube to join hands with MBIFL by organising workshops

Thiruvananthapuram: The video sharing website YouTube will be joining hands with Mathrubhumi International Festival of Letters to be ..


Vivekananda, cancer, storyteller and more… MBIFL to discuss diverse topics

Thiruvananthapuram: Who was Swami Vivekananda? Was he a mere saint who wore frugal attire and abandoned all earthly pleasures? Had ..


Nehru, VKN, literary criticism...a mixed bag of sessions at MBIFL

Thiruvananthapuram: When there is a discussion on Jammu & Kashmir or Arunachal Pradesh, everyone seems to put the blame on Jawaharlal ..


Tulsi, 7 other spices of Kerala soon to get international standards

Thiruvananthapuram: The 4th session of the Codex Committee on Spices and Culinary Herbs to determine the quality of spices according ..


Send a 'Letter to the Writer': MBIFL gives opportunity to contact your favourite authors

Thiruvananthapuram: The second edition of to be held in Kanakakkunnu in Thiruvananthapuram from January 31 to February 3 has planned ..


MBIFL office opens at TVM

Thiruvananthapuram: Devaswom minister Kadakampally Surendran inaugurated the festival office of the Mathrubhumi International Festival ..


BJP planning to end secretariat strike after Sabarimala shrine closes

Thiruvananthapuram: BJP is mulling to end their hunger strike staged in front of the secretariat after the Sabarimala shrine closes ..


Submarine arranged for security during Modi’s visit to Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: The Special Protection Group (SPG) had surrounded the Thiruvananthapuram city for hours on Tuesday in connection ..


MBIFL 2019 to meet many worlds, many times

Thiruvananthapuram: The second edition of Mathrubhumi International Festival of Letters (MBIFL 2019) to be held from January 31 at ..


PM Modi to visit Padmanabhaswamy Temple on Jan 15

New Delhi: Prime minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the construction works completed in Thiruvananthapuram Padmanabhaswamy Temple ..


Value added products from water hyacinth gives hope to lake revival

By showcasing the value added products made from water hyacinth, a startup became the centre of attraction at the agriculture fest ..


MBIFL 2019 to welcome Latin American writers and Vilayat Khan music

Thiruvananthapuram: The second edition of Mathrubhumi International Festival of Letters (MBIFL-2019) to be held at Kanakakkunnu here ..


Green protocol to be strictly implemented ahead of Sivagiri pilgrimage

Sivagiri: Thiruvananthapuram district collector Dr. K. Vasuki directed that green protocol should be strictly implemented in connection ..


Gypsy women steal 43 sovereign gold from house after requesting water

Attingal (Thiruvananthapuram): A group of gypsy women stole 43 sovereigns of gold after tricking the householder by asking for water ..

MBIFL 2019

MBIFL to be a confluence of international authors and literature

Kozhikode: The second edition of Mathrubhumi International Festival of Letters (MBIFL), the union of letters, ideas and gratifying ..

kerala niyamasabha

Ruckus in House over Muneer's communal wall remark

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala assembly witnessed a ruckus on Thursday after MLA MK Muneer called the women’s wall a communal ..


More road accidents reported in Ernakulam; Deaths in TVM

Kochi: A total of 2632 deaths occurred in 25,628 road accidents within eight months in the state, as per the statistics of the police ..


SFI workers manhandle two police officers in public in TVM

Thiruvananthapuram: A group of SFI workers brutally manhandled police officers in public after they blocked a bike for violating traffic ..

smart trivandrum

T’puram corporation to become smart through ‘Smart Trivandrum’ app

Thiruvananthapuram: Corporation’s mobile app ‘Smart Trivandrum’ which helps the public to identify those who dump ..


Extra permits to be issued exclusively for e-autorickshaws in cities

Thiruvananthapuram: New permit will be issued exclusively for 2000 electric autorickshaws in Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam and Kozhikode ..

women wall

Women wall to be 620 km long; 30.15 lakh women to join

Thiruvananthapuram: The women wall to be formed on New Year in order to uphold the Renaissance values will have a length of 620 km ..

K Surendran

15 cases exist against K Surendran; allegations false: CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan dismissed the allegation of charging fake cases against BJP leader K. Surendran ..


Chennithala criticises CM for obstructing assembly proceedings

Thiruvananthapuram: Soon after the Assembly was adjourned following opposition uproar, Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala alleged ..

P Sreeramakrishnan

Opposition leader stages emotional drama; Speaker rejects allegations

Thiruvananthapuram: Speaker P. Sreeramakrishnan stated that he has not denied opposition's opportunity to raise questions and asserted ..


Assembly adjourned for third day over Sabarimala issue

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Assembly was adjourned for the third consecutive day on Friday due to opposition protests over Sabarimala ..

Cricket team

Ravi Shastri, team players visit Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Thiruvananthapuram: Indian Cricket team coach Ravi Shastri and players visited Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple and Karikkakom Sree Chamundi ..


Plastic factory fire: Health warning issued for toxic smoke

Thiruvananthapuram: Following a major fire that broke out at a plastic manufacturing unit in Manvilla near here on Wednesday night, ..


Sabarimala: South Indian ministers skip meeting, CM didn't attend

Thiruvananthapuram: The state government had a major setback in conducting the meeting of Devaswom ministers of the South Indian states ..


Sabarimala protest: Injured journalist still under treatment

Thiruvananthapuram: Journalist Saritha Saraswathi Balan who was injured during the clashes, that occurred in connection with the ..


CPM leader MM Lawrence’s grandson takes part in BJP’s strike

Thiruvananthapuram: CPM leader M.M. Lawrence’s grandson Milan Lawrence Immanuel was present in the venue of the protest staged ..

High speed train

Contract signed for TVM-Kasaragod semi high-speed rail corridor

Thiruvananthapuram: A semi high-speed rail corridor will be established on the stretch of Thiruvananthapuram- Kasaragod. Paris-headquartered ..


Attack on ashram: Former security guard of Sandeepananda Giri taken into custody

Thiruvananthapuram: In connection with the attack on Swami Sandeepananda Giri’s ashram, the police have taken the former security ..


Ashram attack: Police obtain clues about culprit

Thiruvananthapuram: The police have received clues about the culprit behind the attack on Swami Sandeepananda Giri's ashram. The ..


Attack on Sandeepananda was a murder attempt: CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the secular mindset of Kerala is with Swami Sandeepananda Giri. He was ..

oomme chandy

Case on Saritha’s complaint an attempt to divert attention from Sabarimala: Chandy

Kottayam: Former chief minister Oommen Chandy said that the case charged against him on the sexual abuse complaint filed by Saritha ..


Insecure life and job; Daily wage workers of TVM Zoo in distress

Thiruvananthapuram: The contract workers of Thiruvananthapuram Zoo are in distress as they are not provided proper security measures ..

dr.rekha nair

Dr Rekha A Nair appointed as first lady Director of RCC

Thiruvananthapuram: Dr. Rekha A. Nair has been appointed as the director of Regional Cancer Centre (RCC) at Thiruvananthapuram. She ..

kerala floods

Salary donated to CMDRF may find mention in service books

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government is considering to keep a record of the employees who contributed their one month’s ..


Crime Branch to probe Jesna missing case

Thiruvananthapuram: The Crime Branch will investigate into the missing case of Kanjirappally SD College student Jesna, a native of ..

kerala police

Helmet to be made part of police uniform in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: A recommendation has been made to make helmets part of the uniform of the state police. In a report to Home Secretary ..


Salary challenge: Transfer of nine Havildars alleged to be act of revenge

Thiruvananthapuram: The controversies surrounding the salary challenge is still continuing, with the allegations that the Havildars ..


Heavy rain predicted in Kerala on Sept 25

Thiruvananthapuram: As per the predictions of the Meteorological Department, Cyclone Daye that caused storm in Odisha is not likely ..


Husbands to be allowed in labour rooms in two major Govt hospitals in TVM

Thiruvananthapuram: Two major government hospitals in the state capital are planning to implement a scheme that allows pregnant women ..

Kadakampally Surendran

Minister offers official vehicle to hospitalize accident victim, resumes journey in autorickshaw

Thiruvananthapuram: Minister Kadakampally Surendran offered his official vehicle to hospitalize a person injured in a road accident ..

idukki dam

KSEB moves to set up new power plant in Idukki

Thiruvananthapuram: The authority has begun discussions regarding construction of a new hydroelectric power plant in Idukki dam to ..

kerala floods

Dispute over flood review; Revenue dept wants nodal agencies to conduct study

Thiruvananthapuram: A dispute is going on regarding the assessments of the impact and damages caused by the flood havoc in Kerala. ..

oommen chandy

Oommen Chandy criticises decision to not open Thanneermukkom Bund

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress leader Oommen Chandy opined that the decision to not open the Thanneermukkom Bund even when other dams ..


Man held with ganja admits of supplying drugs to celebs

Kazhakkoottam: A man suspected to be the main drug agent in Thiruvananthapuram district was held with one kg ganja and 700 grams hashish ..

periyar rain havoc

Heavy rains lashing Kerala due to depression

Kochi: The major reason behind the incessant rains and flash flooding in Kerala is depression. The meteorological experts said that ..


Maria, Meera, Chetak reach from Jaipur to join Kerala Mounted Police

Jagathy (Thiruvananthapuram): Nine new horses have been brought to the Mounted Police headquarters at Kannettumukku in Jagathy. After ..


Mohanlal keeps up promise; meets little fan who has ailing kidneys

Ending a fog of confusions, actor Mohanlal finally met a little hardcore fan Abhijith who is suffering from kidney ailment. Both the ..

Gold biscuits

Air passenger held with Rs 1.25 cr worth gold biscuits in TVM

Thiruvananthapuram: An air passenger was held while attempting to smuggle 4 kg of gold biscuits hiding them in a pouch. Tamil Nadu ..