Mega Thiruvathira

Spreading message of harmony, 300 ladies perform mega Thiruvathira at Pavaratty church

Pavaratty (Thrissur): Marking the end of Onam celebrations, a mega Thiruvathira performance ..

Onam feast for animals
Meet this man who never fails to serve Onam feast to cats and dogs for 20 years
Tipplers make merry, spend Rs 487 crore on liquor during Onam
Kunchacko Boban family Onam
Kunchacko Boban’s little prince enjoys first Onam in traditional style
President and Prime Minister

President, PM extend Onam greetings in English and Malayalam

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi conveyed Onam wishes to all especially Keralites. Both of them ..

police officers with Karunya Home inmates

Police officers celebrate Onam with mothers of Karunya Home in Palakkad

Palakkad: Police officers of Palakkad Town South police station decided to celebrate Onam in a different way this year. DYSP, CI, SI ..

Jacinda Ardern

New Zealand PM conveys Onam wishes to Keralites

Willington: New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern has conveyed Onam wishes to the Malayali community in the world. She greeted ..


Kerala in holiday mood as Onam arrives

Thiruvananthapuram: The people of Kerala are in a holiday mood and enjoying a long weekend as the state festival Onam has arrived. ..


‘Maveli’ at railway station with greetings and advice; passengers surprised

Palakkad: The passengers at the railway station were amazed to a see a ‘Maveli’ alive on the platform. The king greeted ..


Only tatkal train tickets available for Onam

Palakkad: With Onam round the corner, only tatkal tickets are available in long distance trains. Reservations for all the trains were ..

Book made Onapookkalam

New trends in Onam; Take a look at this ‘Pookkalam’ made with library books!

Kulamavu (Idukki): The authorities of Karippilangadu Government Tribal LP School decided to celebrate the Teachers’ Day in a ..

ration shop

Not so sweet Onam ahead - no ration sugar, shortage of atta, parboiled rice in state

Alappuzha: This year, sugar will not be supplied through ration shops across the state. The decision was taken in view of possible ..

CHildren Thiruvathira

130 kids perform mega ‘Thiruvathira’ for Onam celebration in kindergarten

Kakkanad (Ernakulam): A mega ‘Thiruvathirakkali’ performance by little children turned crowd-puller at Onam celebration ..


Onam round the corner; raw banana price escalates

Kochi: With Onam round the corner, the price of raw banana skyrocketed. Raw banana price was only Rs 20-25 a month ago and it has escalated ..

Trainmates making banana chips

‘Trainmates’ to make over 700 kg banana chips for poor people this Onam

Thrissur: When ‘Trainmates’ community in Thrissur decided to add colour to the Onam celebration of destitute people in ..

Marketers gear up for Onam

Marketers gear up for Onam

With Onam round the corner, the market is all set with tactical marketing activities to achieve sales in the southern part of India ..


Marigold flowers in 3-acre land blooms in Thillankeri ahead of Onam

Maloor (Kannur): Marigold flowers (Chendumalli) has bloomed in a three cent land near the Thillankeri Panakkatt temple in the valley ..


Consumer markets all set for Onam season

With Only one month left for Keralite's own festival - Onam, the best season for shopping in Kerala, the market is all set to welcome ..


Keralites celebrating Onam of survival

Kozhikode: After the dark days of flood havoc, Malayalis across the world celebrate Onam on Saturday as a festival of survival. Kerala ..

vegetable price

Vegetable prices to soar ahead of Onam

Nilambur: With rains affecting farmlands, vegetable prices will skyrocket this Onam. Vegetable farmers are facing a setback following ..


Pulikali held as part of Onam festival

Thrissur: Thrissur town, the cultural capital of Kerala, on Thursday witnessed the famed 'Pulikali' with around 300 performers ..


Tigresses to step to female beats this Pulikali

Thrissur: The final preparations of Pulikali, which is performed on the day of fourth Onam, is almost done. It is known this year, ..

Nava keralam

Governor, CM extend Onam greetings

Thiruvananthapuram: Governor Justice (Retd) P Sathasivam and Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday greeted Keralities all over ..

Ona villu

Tamil origin artisans make Onavillu to Padmanabha for 300 yrs

Thiruvananthapuram: With Onam festival just two days away, a traditional artisan family is busy preparing 'Onavillu', a ceremonial ..


Agriculture dept installs 96 ‘Onasamrudhi’ stalls

Kannur: In the wake of Onam-Bakrid festivals, the agriculture department has installed 96 Onasamrudhi vegetable stalls in Kannur district ..


Kerala Tourism announces special packages for Onam

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Tourism Department is getting ready to woo more tourists during the forthcoming Onam festival through special ..


Vegetable price soar this Onam; Kanthallur farmers stuck in price gloom

Marayur: Despite the vegetable prices soaring high, the farmers in Kanthalloor in Idukki are still stuck in price gloom. These farmers ..


Bring kaitha leaf and get Grandma’s flower baskets for Onam

Triprayar: When plastic products rule the market, here is an old woman who makes beautiful flower baskets with natural leaves. Ahead ..


Thovalai flowers gearing up for Onam

Thovalai: ‘Thovalaipookal’ is a usual component of the Pookalam in the Onam season. With the Athapookalam beginning on ..


Kerala Government to borrow Rs 6000 crore for Onam

Thiruvananthapuram: The Finance Department has decided to borrow Rs 6000 crore from the Union Government ahead of Onam. The government ..


Kerala to buy rice from Andhra Pradesh for Onam

Kochi: With Onam round the corner, the state government, for the first time, will directly purchase rice from Andhra Pradesh. A team ..


Onam special dish - Kurukku Kalan

Kurukku Kalan is a traditional variety of delicacy made during festivals in Kerala. On the occasion of Onam, let's prepare Kurukku ..

Ona sadya

Onasadhya takes centre stage in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Thiru Onam, the most important day in the Onam calendar, was celebrated in Kerala on Wednesday, with innumerable ..


Prime Minister, Amit Shah extend Onam wishes

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP national president Amit Shah have extended greetings to countrymen on the occasion ..


Onapottan, Kummattikali....Names that you hear during Onam

Onam, the state festival of Kerala, is celebrated with gaiety and fervour by Keralites all over the world. Though Onam is a harvest ..

Pranab Mukherjee

President to attend Onam event at Rashtrapati Bhavan

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will attend an Onam programme at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Saturday. According to a president ..


This Onam, women bring barren land to life

Pothencode: A women's collective is preparing to celebrate Onam in its true soul and spirit, bringing back a small piece of barren ..


As ‘Nendran’ prices skyrocket, it’s party time for banana thieves

Kunjithanni: With Onam season drawing near, raw banana prices are shooting up in the state, so too the number of banana thieves! Raw ..

Onam in UAE

Kerala diaspora kicks off Onam festivities in the UAE

Abu Dhabi: Keralites began celebrating Onam - the harvest festival - in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday. The expatriates ..

Narendra Modi

PM greets people on Onam

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted the people on the occasion of Onam. 'Greetings on the auspicious ..


With Onam round the corner, demand for flowers on rise in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram : Though Keralites seem to be preferring home grown and organic vegetables this Onam - the traditional harvest festival- ..


Tribal kids create 7,000-square-foot pookalam

Nilambur: The biggest floral carpet made by adivasis marked the beginning of this year's Onam celebrations at the Nilambur municipality ..