Unnikrishnan S

Rally to promote vaccination

Rally to promote vaccination T'puram: Students of St Joseph school will participate in a cycle rally raising awareness on measles-rubella vac

27 Sep 2017

C-DIT driving to develop authentic English to Malayalam software

Research is being done to develop a grammar check programme to translate English text to grammatically correct Malayalam

14 Jun 2017

Case of the missing sparrows across Thiruvananthapuram 

House sparrows which were very common in the urban areas are now slowly disappearing as World Sparrow Day rolls up.

21 Mar 2017

parched !

This summer, the city is going to face a severe  drought and shortage of water has started affecting not only those in the hilly and coastal areas, but also people in the heart of the city.

17 Mar 2017

Spreading wings

The city zoo gets a new aquatic aviary built around a one acre pond

15 Mar 2017

Biker Boyz

xBhp, a group of bikers, held their first ‘Motography Show’ at Kanakakunnu Palace as part of the safe ride campaign organised by SCT College, Pappanamcode

13 Mar 2017

Braving the heat in Thiruvananthapuram

This year too the summer is harsh and the pongala  experience will be better if certain precautions are taken, say experts

11 Mar 2017

Whistleblower seeks probe into wasteful purchases by Kerala bus corporation

The state carrier has been struggling to survive fighting drop in income and mounting debts. But, at a time KSRTC is hoping for an impressive turnaround, wasteful purchases made by the corporation is

10 Mar 2017

In the driver's seat

For Manjima, her mother is an unending source of pride. “My mother is a rock star among my colleagues,” she says.  What makes Manjima’s mother one-of-a-kind is the fact that she is one of the first women cab drivers in the city.

08 Mar 2017

De-mon: note-worthy change eludes blind

Rajesh R traces the features of the notes with his fingers. “Is it a Rs 20 note or the new Rs 2,000?” he asks.

05 Mar 2017

Toying with robotics

Christ Nagar International School students dabble in robotics with team Drishti from College of Engineering.

04 Mar 2017

Crumbling pages

Lending libraries which once were a favourite haunt of the book lovers are closing down due to dip in patronage.

02 Mar 2017

Demonetisation: Note-worthy change eludes the blind

Demonetisation and the subsequent introduction of new currency notes have made life tougher for the visually-challenged who identify notes based on their familiarity with it.

28 Feb 2017

Government seeks info on unutilised land to woo industries

In a move to provide a fillip to the industrial sector in the state, the Industries Department has urged the local bodies to provide information on unutilised land available in the districts.

20 Feb 2017

Panel formed to monitor purchase of cotton for Kerala government's textile mills

Government textile mills will engage in the centralised purchase of cotton to ensure transparency and provide raw material before opening the mills.

14 Feb 2017