Category: Kerala

Assess flood damage; central team to visit Kerala

An inter-ministerial team, headed by a special secretary of the Home Ministry, will visit Kerala for five days beginning Thursday to assess the damage caused by the recent devastating floods, officials said. The move came after the Kerala government sent a detailed memorandum seeking Rs 4,700 crore as compensation for the damage occurred due to […]

Accused in nun rape case Franco Mulakkal quits

Bishop Franco Mulakkal accused in rape of nun quits his position. He has given the resignation letter to the vatican nominee in delhi. Now onwards an administrator rule will be implemented and it will be decided by marpapa. Meanwhile bishop will be questioned by police on september 19th. Franco will be appearing in front of […]

The Legendary Neelakurinji Blooms!

Yes folks. You heard that right! The long wait is now over! The hills of Munnar will soon be bathed in a dreamy shade of blue. The Neelakurinji (Strobilanthes kunthianus) blooms only once in every 12 years and it sure is a sight to behold! Here, with pleasure, Kerala Tourism offers you in-depth insights into […]

For Luxury living couple Started chain snatching; Finally caught

A man and his girlfriend were arrested by the Mavelikkara police for snatching gold chains on a two wheeler. The arrested were identified as Biju Varghese (33), a native of Haripad and Sunitha (36), a native of Ennakkad. The two were arrested after they snatched a 2.5-sovereign gold chain of Sasikala, a native of Kallimel […]

United to rebuild Kerala; School girl donates earing to CMDRF

After the flood fir kerala, the state is in an fight to overcome the difficulties caused by the disaster, and help is pouring in from all and even unexpected quarters for flood relief activities in Kerala. Celebrities as well as students are pitching in with aid in cash and in kind. A Class 8 student […]

Thomas Jacob’s micro art is winning hearts in social media

Carving ink-stained chalks into figurines and shapes was a past time for Thomas Jacob. Over the years, the school student who used to carve the chalks into eye-catching works found that what he enjoyed the most was micro art. From chalks, he moved on to pencils and painstakingly chiselled the soft graphite into pieces of […]

Chekutty’ to help weave together flood-ravaged Chendamangalam

Born out of the love for Chendamangalam handloom are dolls made of the soiled textile from the flood-ravaged looms. ‘Chekutty’, as the designers have named it, is ‘Chendamangalam Kutty’ and stands for all that the floods have left behind. “Chekutty has scars, Chekutty has stains. But Chekuty is each one of us who survived the […]

‘Koottukarkku oru Kaithangu’; Students in kerala’s state capital writes notes for Flood affected area’s students

Albin Antony, a Class 9 student in Thiruvananthapuram’s coastal area, usually hates taking down notes. But on Sunday, September 9, he wrote notes the entire day. Albin was one of nearly 200 students who gathered at St Joseph’s Higher Secondary School to write notes for students in flood-ravaged Kuttanad. “I am among those known in […]