Alleppey

  • Newsmaker of the Day: Tessy Thomas April 20, 2012

    Tessy Thomas leads a team of 400 scientists at the DRDO where she has been working for past 20 years. ...
  • Meet the woman behind Agni-V success April 19, 2012

    Hyderabad: It's been a challenging job for the scientist who is responsible for making the launch of Agni-V successful. Tessy Thomas may be a homemaker to her family but is known as 'Agniputri' to the world for her achievement in the field of missile technology. It all started in Alleppey, Kerala....
  • Kerala coir industry gets Rs 100 cr boost February 12, 2012

    Alleppey: The age-old coir industry of Kerala got a major boost on Saturday with business deals worth crores being signed at the second edition of the Coir Kerala International Marketing Exhibition, held in Allapuzha - the Venice of the East. The representatives of Kerala's coir industry say that valued added...
  • Probe into mass caesareans at Kerala hospital April 23, 2011

    Alappuzha: Kerala health department on Saturday began a probe into 'mass caesarians' performed on pregnant women in a brief two day span in a government hospital in Alappuzha, allegedly to suit the 'holiday' plans of gynaecologists. Adding a serious dimension, health experts alleged that the number of caesarians performed every year...