Thrissur

  • CAG's report on 2G spectrum is fool proof and best: Rai 27-06-2013 03:27 AM

    Thrissur: Former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai on Wednesday said the audit report on 2G spectrum allocation was approved by a group of 12 CAGs from around the world, who described it as best. "CAG is the supreme audit agency in the country and its reports were being scrutinised...
  • Kerala: Thousands witness Thrissur Pooram 21-04-2013 11:11 PM

    Thrissur: Kerala's popular temple festival Thrissur Pooram was held here on Sunday with thousands of people, including foreign tourists, witnessing the parade of 30 richly caparisoned pachyderms and performance by over 500 top-ranked percussionists. The spectacle of face-to-face meeting of the 30 elephants - 15 each from the Paramekkavu and...
  • Give voters a greater say in choice of candidates: Rahul 16-04-2013 10:21 PM

    Thrissur: Ruing that in many states it is a selected few who decide on distribution of tickets, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that political parties should reflect the voters' views in the choice of candidates for Lok Sabha and Assembly elections. Stressing that his aim was "to make...
  • Rahul Gandhi to visit Kerala on Tuesday 15-04-2013 07:43 PM

    Thrissur: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi will arrive in Thrissur on Tuesday on a visit to Kerala Institute of Local Administration (KILA) at nearby Mulamkunnathukavu. The main objective of Rahul's visit would be to study the Kerala model of decentralisation, KILA Director Dr PP Balan said. The Congress leader would hold...
  • Thrissur: Asylum abuse exposed, 41 rescued 03-01-2012 02:08 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Forty-one mentally challenged inmates were found living in pathetic conditions in a dubious asylum in Thrissur in Kerala. The inmates were chained to their beds, without clothes, with not even a proper roof above their heads. The inmates, who are mostly men and two to three children were rescued...
  • Woman jumps from train to escape molester 02-02-2011 04:17 PM

    Thrissur: A 23-year-old woman is battling for her life after she jumped from a running train to escape molestation bid by a man who entered the woman's compartment of the Ernakulam-Shornur passenger train, police said. The woman was found lying unconscious on the rail tracks with serious head injuries in...
  • Why elephants run amok in Kerala temples | Watch 23-04-2008 09:36 PM

    During India's last match against Sri Lanka, Rohit Sharma had run out Lahiru Thirimanne with an easy pick and throw from the backward point region after the batsman made a suicidal call for a single. Today, it was Rohit who was at the wrong end of a poor call and...
  • Kerala gears up to celebrate Thrissur Pooram 11-04-2008 11:52 AM

    The inquest must begin. This was India's seventh consecutive overseas defeat in Test cricket, their third in that period by an innings, and their worst series since the 3-0 whitewash in Australia in 1999-00. In the process, MS Dhoni became the first Indian to lead India to six innings defeat....
  • No elephants to add charm on Thrissur Pooram 27-03-2008 10:12 AM

    New Delhi: Middle-order batsman Yuvraj Singh, who skipped the ongoing West Indies series due to a non-malignant lung tumour, would be fit to play competitive cricket in three weeks' time, his mother said on Monday. The world will see a new Yuvraj on and off the field when he returns...
  • An indomitable spirit keeps this special kid going 01-03-2008 06:24 PM

    Karachi: The ICC had offered Pakistan teenaged pacer Mohammad Amir a bargain under which if he had confessed to his involvement in spot-fixing he would have escaped with a maximum ban of two years. A well-informed source in the Pakistan cricket Board told PTI on Wednesday that the offer came...
  • Thrissur temple welcomes rains 26-06-2007 10:12 AM

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  • Kerala town is book-ed this season 02-06-2007 01:16 PM

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  • Kerala says hail to mango mood 07-05-2007 04:40 PM

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  • Thrissur, ready for Pooram fest 27-04-2007 02:22 AM

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  • The flower man of Thrissur, Guruvayur 26-04-2007 04:41 PM

    Here is the story of one man who supplies flowers to the temples of Thrissur and Guruvayur. ...
  • Kerala: 'Cow-dung IAS' now a hero 08-04-2007 08:50 AM

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  • Fireworks over festival in Kerala 02-04-2007 08:58 PM

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  • Thrissur dances in tune of chenda 18-03-2007 08:39 PM

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  • Kerala's tuskers dash for deity 01-03-2007 03:19 PM

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  • Orphanage gifts kids a 'brand' 27-12-2006 08:25 AM

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  • Why Kerala 'towers' over India 01-12-2006 03:06 PM

    Just 24 feet shorter than the Westminster Cathedral in London, the Bible Tower was built over four years. ...
  • The Kumars at the bee business 19-09-2006 01:51 PM

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