Thiruvananthapuram

  • Thiruvananthapuram: We are unable to use the water, say local residents August 7, 2014

    CNNIBN's Clean up India intiative vring to you the story of Thiruvananthapuram where plastic waste and garbage from residential areas are found in huge piles. The 5.5 acres of land at Erumakuzhi in the heart of Thiruvananthapuram city has been a major dumping spot for the past two and a...
  • Watch: Kerala's capital city speak on upcoming annual Budget June 23, 2014

    In a special series of CNNIBN 'If I were FM', people in Kerala's capital city tell what they would do if they were Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who would present the maideb Budget of the Narendra Modi government. ...
  • If I were FM: Thiruvananthapuram people demand raise in Income Tax slabs June 16, 2014

    In the run up to the Budget, CNNIBN's special series 'Budget of Hope' sees people across India donning Arun Jaitley's garb to give their take on what he should do on Budget day. ...
  • Confident that I will be re-elected from Thiruvananthapuram: Tharoor April 10, 2014

    Union Minister Shashi Tharoor cast his vote at a polling booth in Thiruvananthapuram. The Congress candidate is confident that he would be re-elected from Thiruvananthapuram. ...
  • Will approach voters with development card: Tharoor March 14, 2014

    Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said that he will approach his voters with the development activities that he has done for the constituency in the past five years. He said that he is the only MP to have come out with an annual report of his activities. Tharoor will be contesting...
  • CJ Show: Women in Thiruvananthapuram feel unsafe at night December 22, 2013

    The lack of safe public transport post sunset has unnerved many working women in Thiruvananthapuram. They feel that the city is unsafe and unfriendly for them. ...
  • Thiruvananthapuram: Women feel city unsafe for them December 15, 2013

    It's been almost a year since the gruesome gangrape of a student in Delhi, 2012 year shook the country. We have a strict law but how has the situation changed on the ground, when it comes to women safety. Women in Thiruvananthapuram feel that the city is not women friendly...
  • Solar scam: LDF ends protests as Kerala govt agrees for probe August 13, 2013

    The Left Front called off its protests in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday after the UDF government agreed for a judicial probe into the solar scam. Thousands had laid siege to the government secretariat for two days and Thiruvananthapuram had come to a grinding halt during the protest. ...
  • Protests over Kudankulam Plant reach Thiruvananthapuram July 16, 2013

    Protests over the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant have reached Thiruvananthapuram after the reactor attained criticality. The fishermen have also gathered to express their solidarity for the protests. ...
  • India talks: 'No decline in crimes against women' March 8, 2013

    Women in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, said that if women wanted to see the change they wished to see, they needed to make it happen. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 19, 2012

    The IAC has reportedly formed an ombudsman to probe into allegations against members Anjali Damania, Prashant Bhushan and Mayank Gandhi. The crisisridden Kingfisher Airlines on Friday extended its lockout till October 23. Meanwhile, a case was registered against six unidentified persons on Friday in connection with the hijack alarm incident involving an...
  • News 360: IAC members under scanner over suspicious land deals October 19, 2012

    The IAC has reportedly formed an ombudsman to probe into allegations against members Anjali Damania, Prashant Bhushan and Mayank Gandhi. ...
  • Tenday Onam festival begins today September 9, 2011

    The festival of plenty celebrates the annual visit of the noble demon king Mahabali from Pathalam (the underworld). ...
  • Kerala temple controversy: SC gags appointed committee July 7, 2011

    The Supreme Court has barred Kerala's Padmanabhaswamy Temple trust members from speaking to the media. They continue to take stock of all the treasure unearthed at the temple. ...
  • Kudumbashree: Asia's largest womens' movement April 7, 2011

    Kudumbashree was launched by the LDF government in 1998 as an anti poverty drive. ...
  • Kerala hosts The Hay Festival November 15, 2010

    Thiruvananthapuram: God's Own Country Kerala became host to India's first literary festival.The first version of The Hay Festival had a stellar line up and engaged crowds. Other than some amazing discussions, the festival was marked by the presence of literary demigod Vikram Seth, musician Bob Geldof and Simon Schama. ...
  • If I were FM: Thiruvananthapuram speaks October 2, 2010

    New Delhi: In the run up to the Budget, CNN-IBN's special series Budget of Hope sees people across India donning Pranab Mukherjee's garb to give their take on what he should do on Budget day. ...