Kerala CM declares Kochi as dementia-friendly city

Kochi: Declaring Kochi as 'Dementia-Friendly City', Chief Minister Pinarayi ..

Baby Shaun born on board Air India flight from London
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Manju Warrier launches 'Samrudhi @ Kochi', Enjoy meals with sambar, thoran, pickle for just Rs 10
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Kerala: Two teachers spearhead noble cause, build 150 houses for homeless
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Two fishing boats meet with accident in Kochi; rescue operation underway

Kochi: Two fishing boats were destroyed in different accidents that took place in Vypin here. The mission to rescue the people aboard ..

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Drug use: Apartment complexes in Kochi under surveillance

Kochi: The excise is questioning Taiba, who was captured earlier in a drug case and was let off by the officials. The excise is also ..


HC expresses concern over crowding in front of Bevco outlets

Kochi: Kerala High Court has expressed concern over crowding in front of the Beverages Corporation (Bevco) outlets. The court criticised ..

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Dowry harrasment: Man, father arrested in Kochi

Kochi: A man and his father were arrested at Pachalam here for allegedly attacking his wife and her father over dowry demand. The accused ..

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Kochi woman brutally tortured over dowry, father also manhandled

Kochi: In yet another case of dowry harassment reported in Kerala, a woman named Diana was allegedly tortured by her husband and family ..


‘Rattraps’ by private hospitals, lack of govt facilities: Transgender community raises their voice

Kochi: The transgender community is caught in a deadly snare set by the private hospitals and the bills charged by them for performing ..


Envoyus of EU, Germany, France to visit Kochi on Saturday

New Delhi: The envoys of Germany, the EU and France will undertake a joint visit to Kochi in Kerala on Saturday on the occasion of ..

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Govt mulling air ambulance facility for patients in Kasaragod

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has directed officials to probe the possibility of introducing air ambulance for ..


Ernakulam health worker likely developed COVID-19 from Nedumbasserry airport

Kochi: A health official from Ernakulam was among the 20 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Kerala on Sunday. A native of Chowara ..


5 foreigners tested positive for COVID-19 in Kochi

Kochi: Five more foreigners have been tested positive for COVID-19 here on Friday. All are UK natives and aged between 60 and 80 years ..

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Heavy rain on Wednesday night causes waterlogging in Kochi

Kochi: The heavy rain in Kochi on Wednesday night saw shops near Menaka area in the city get waterlogged. The rain, which started pouring ..

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Apartment complexes at Marad won’t be demolished for six weeks: SC

New Delhi: Supreme Court on Monday ordered not to demolish the four apartment complexes at Marad and to continue the present situation ..


Nipah: Condition of patient improves, 4 under observation discharged

Kochi: Health Minister K K Shailaja said that the four people who were under observation at an isolation ward with Nipah symptoms were ..

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‘Snipper Sheikh’ who distributes drugs to house wives, students nabbed

Aluva: A key person of the gang which distributes drugs in the city was arrested by police on Thursday. Aluva Range Excise Shadow Team ..


CCTV does not deter this thief; After work, Muthuselvam sleeps on streets

Kochi: Despite strong patrolling by police during night, Tamil Nadu native Muthuselvam keeps repeat his robbery in the metro city. ..

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‘Rs 20 lakh in 3 hours, if you don’t register a case’ offers drug dealer to excise official

Kochi: Drug dealer who was nabbed by excise officials in Kochi offered an amount of Rs 20 lakh within three hours if they do not register ..


Man who fled abroad after splashing petrol on girl students in Kochi nabbed

Kochi: Police nabbed the man who splashed petrol over girl students on public road in Kochi. The culprit was identified as Manu, a ..


Man possessing ganja hitchhikes in excise vehicle; gets nabbed in Kochi

Kochi: A man who smuggles ganja by taking free rides in stranger’s vehicles was finally nabbed from Kochi the other day after ..


Domestic spat: Neighbours break leg of 9-year-old boy in Kochi

Kochi: Two young neighbours assaulted a nine-year-old boy and broke his leg. The boy who sustained a fracture on his left leg and injury ..


With teary eyes she saw her son Abhimanyu again on big screen

Kochi: Bhupathi’s voice fumbled when she uttered Abhimanyu’s name. Her eyes filled with tears when she saw her son on the ..

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Ramesh Chennithala's son ties the knot

Kochi: Rohit, son of Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala, got married here on Sunday. The bride Sreeja Bhasi, is the daughter of a ..


Youth runs into excise team with drugs during bid to pay escaping peddler

Kochi: In a strange incident, a young man possessing nitrazepam tablets and ganja was nabbed by an excise special squad, after he ran ..

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Lake encroachment: Thomas Chandy fined Rs 25k for wasting HC's time

Kochi: The Kerala High court on Tuesday levied a fine of Rs 25,000 on Thomas Chandy for wasting the valuable time of the court. The ..

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Kochi beauty parlour shooting: Kerala police asks Interpol to confirm Ravi Pujari’s arrest

Kochi: Kerala police sent a letter to the Interpol in connection with the shooting incident at actor Leena Maria Paul’s beauty ..

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Pro Volley: Calicut Heroes to face Chennai Spartans on Sunday

Kochi: In the Pro Volley League 2019, Kerala’s second team in the league Calicut Heroes will play against Chennai Spartans at ..


Kochi turns hub for all crimes; record number of cases registered

Kochi: The industrial capital of Kerala, Kochi, has turned as the hub of all crimes with a record number. The number of cases registered ..

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No judge to hear Piravom church dispute: Fourth bench also withdraws

Kochi: For the fourth consecutive time, the High Court bench constituted for the Piravom church dispute has withdrawn from hearing ..


CM not to participate in ‘Aarpo Arthavam’ programme

Kochi: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has stepped back from the ‘Aarpo Arthavam’ programme, a campaign organised to debunk ..

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Play cards with borrowed money to level loss in strike; 5 held

Kochi: Kochi shadow police have nabbed a group of five men who played cards with money, to level the financial loss caused due to the ..

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Man attempts to murder his mother; Home nurse kills him

Kochi: In a shocking incident, a man attempted to kill his aged mother at Palarivattom in Kochi. Seeing the incident, the home nurse ..

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Father of director Aashiq Abu passes away

Kochi: C M Abu (70), father of Malayalam film director-cum-actor Aashiq Abu, passed away at a private hospital in Ernakulam on Tuesday ..


Drug mafia: New year parties under surveillance

Kozhikode: In the wake of drug flow into Kerala from neighbouring states, the excise and police departments will keep a watchful eye ..


Mamootty, Joshiy join hands again after a decade

Mammootty-Joshiy combination is one of the best combinations of the Malayalam film industry. Now, they are joining hands for a new ..


Misery of Kashmiris affected by ethnic strife portrayed at Biennale

Kochi: The misery of thousands of people from two communities, caught in the ethnic strife in Kashmir three decades ago, has found ..

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Shooting at Kochi: Attackers received local help

Kochi: With regard to the shooting incident in Kochi, evidences point to the fact that attackers, who opened fire at a beauty parlour ..


Leena Paul fails to appear before probe team; Police to issue summons

Kochi: Police are planning to summon actor Leena Maria Paul for interrogation in connection with the shooting incident that occurred ..

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Why ‘Guerrilla Girls’ came to Kochi Muziris Biennale

Kochi: They wore black clothes and covered their faces with masks, spoke about gender based injustices faced by women and they named ..


Jews return to Mattancherry to celebrate 450th anniversary of synagogue

Kochi: To celebrate the 450th anniversary of Jewish synagogue at Mattancherry, the descendants of Jews who migrated to Israel from ..

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ISL: Kerala continue search for first home win

Kochi: Kerala Blasters search for their first home win this season will continue when they square off against an out-of-sorts FC Pune ..


Sabarimala counter at Kochi airport; Appam, Aravana coupons available

Nedumbassery: The Travancore Devaswom board has setup a special counter at the Kochi International airport in Nedumbassery to facilitate ..

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Vyttila Mobility Hub phase II: Developments to meet global standards

Kochi: The upgradations to be made at the Vyttila mobility hub in the second phase would be of international standards. The project ..


Will pull down Pinarayi Vijayan if violence continues in Sabarimala: AN Radhakrishnan

Kochi: BJP State General Secretary AN Radhakrishnan said that if the government continues attacks on Sabarimala pilgrims when the Sabarimala ..


ISL: Delhi hold Kerala Blasters 1-1

Kochi: Kerala Blasters were thwarted at the fag end for the second consecutive Indian Super League (ISL) match as Delhi Dynamos held ..

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NCC Naval Wing start sailboat parade journey

Cherthala: Naval NCC cadets started adventure sailboat parade journey. The group consists of 54 cadets including 18 women cadets and ..