Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 25 : Tourists travelling on houseboats in the Vembanad lake in Kerala's Alappuzha, often referred to as Venice of the East, will not be served duck meat till further notice, after many birds tested positive for avian influenza.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 24 : As the Supreme Court Monday questioned whether sidelined BCCI chief N. Srinivasan was not in a position of conflict while heading the cricket body and also holding a franchise in the IPL, he made a quick visit Monday evening to the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in the Kerala capital.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 24 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has called for a high-level meeting to discuss the reports of the deaths of ducks in Alapuzha due to avian influenza virus, a Kerala minister said Monday.
Vatican City/Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 23 : From now on Indian Catholics will have three native saints following the elevation of Kuriakose Elias Chavara, popularly known as Chavara Achen, and Sister Euphrasia, popularly known as Evuprasiamma, in a canonisation ceremony presided over by Pope Francis II in the Vatican Sunday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 23 : Kerala's Catholic community was overjoyed and held special prayers as the Pope will elevate two Keralite religious leaders as saints at a special service in the Vatican Sunday.
By Sanu George, Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 22 : With their children working abroad and with no family member to look after them, more and more elderly from rich families in Kerala are checking into nursing centres.
Kottayam (Kerala) Nov 21 : The vigilance raid conducted at the home of top Kerala bureaucrat T.O. Sooraj was based on a complaint and there is strong evidence against him, said Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala Friday.
Idukki ( Kerala), Nov 21 : The water level at the Mullaperiyar dam touched 142 feet Friday, following which the Tamil Nadu government sounded a warning to the Kerala authorities that the shutters of the dam might be opened.
New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 21 : The proposed Rs.2,000-crore KGS Aranmula international airport project in Kerala Friday got a jolt when the Supreme Court upheld the verdict of the Chennai bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) which cancelled the environmental clearance that it secured.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 20 : The ANS/ATM agreements for the proposed Rs. 1,890 crore Kannur International Airport which is expected to open Dec 31, 2015 have been inked, a Kerala minister said Thursday.
Bengaluru, Nov 19 : Hotels in three Indian cities - Amritsar in Punjab, Jaisalmer in Rajasthan and Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala - rank in the top 100 list for highest quality service and giving best value for money, a survey by a leading global hotel search engine said Wednesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 19 : In day-long raids conducted by the vigilance and anti-corruption department at the home and office of a senior Kerala bureaucrat Wednesday, cash and records of property dealings were recovered.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 19 : Even as the water level at Mullaperiyar dam in Idukki district touches an alarming 141.6 ft, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has called for an all party meeting next Wednesday to discuss the situation.
Kochi, Nov 19 : Kerala Finance Minister K.M. Mani, who is under a cloud over charges of corruption on the bar licence issue, Wednesday got relief after a preliminary probe by the vigilance did not find any evidence against him.