Trivandrum

  • Rear tyre of Air India flight bursts while landing, passengers safe 5 days ago

    Thiruvananthapuram:The rear tyre of an Air India flight from Male on Saturday burst while landing at the Trivandrum International Airport but the passengers and crew escaped unhurt. Airport Acting Director Shibu Rebort said the tyre in the right side of the Airbus-320 burst while landing but it did not cause spark...
  • Airport users to get facility to pay charges from air March 14, 2014

    In a move to attract more chartered flights into India, the civil aviation ministry plans to introduce a new system which will enable the aircraft operators to pay the user charges even before landing, said a top official. Aimed at making tourists, private and business operators, flying clubs and others using...
  • Statue of actor Prem Nazir to be set up in Thiruvananthapuram January 10, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: A life-size statue of Malayalam's ever-green matinee idol Prem Nazir, who set a record by acting in more than 600 movies, is to be set up here. In view of increasing demands from cultural and film circles, the state government has decided to set up his statue at a...
  • Sri Lanka likely pull its mission out of Tamil Nadu March 25, 2013

    Colombo: Faced with growing anti-Sri Lankan sentiments in Tamil Nadu, Colombo may shift its deputy high commission office out of Chennai, a media report said on Sunday. The new location could be Trivandrum in neighbouring Kerala, the Sunday Times said. Threats and intimidation of Sri Lankan nationals and Sri Lankan property...
  • Trivandrum: Air India pilot rings false hijack alarm October 19, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: There was a hijack scare at the Thiruvananthapuram airport after the pilot of the Abu Dhabi-Kochi Air India Express flight rang an emergency flight. This came after the flight, that was supposed to land at Kochi, landed at Thiruvananthapuram because of a technical snag. After landing, the crew asked the...
  • 'Run Baby Run' to 'Trivandrum lodge', back to back hit October 10, 2012

    Malayalam cinema is passing through one of the best years in this decade with many films gaining commercial success at the Box Office. As the Mohanlal blockbuster 'Run Baby Run' is having a fine run at the Box Office, two films released a couple of week ago is having good...
  • Malayalam Reviews: 'Trivandrum Lodge' is woth watching September 25, 2012

    Beautifully tried to start a trend in Malayalam cinema by speaking in more bolder and open ways than ever before. Though the film was appreciated much, none of our filmmakers had the guts to contemplate the thoughts with similar flicks. But now the same team of V K P and...
  • Video: Trailer of 'Trivandrum Lodge' September 20, 2012

    'Trivandrum Lodge' starring Jayasurya, Honey Rose and Anoop Menon. ...
  • Kerala: BSF personnel arrested for molesting woman July 24, 2012

    Thiruvanathapuram: A personnel of the Border Security Force (BSF) was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly molesting a woman on the Trivandrum Mail. The incident comes within 24 hours of another similar incident in the state, when a policeman was accused by a 21-year-old girl of misbehaving with her in the Jan...
  • Four couples to act in VK Prakash's 'Poppins' June 12, 2012

    Just as the same size and shape of varied colour of sweets wrapped up as 'Poppins', a movie is being planned with eight lead stars of Mollywood, appearing as four couples of equal importance. Yes, the new movie by VK Prakash will be titled 'Poppins' and will have the equal...
  • T'puram: Golf Club on its way back to private hands? May 3, 2012

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Trivandrum Golf Club, which was taken over by the LDF Government, after a controversy is on its way back into the hands of private management. Justifying a UDF move in this direction, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy told a post-Cabinet briefing on Wednesday that the 25-acre course was a...
  • T'puram: No pilot, AI passengers stuck for hours August 15, 2011

    New Delhi: It was a harrowing Independence Day for the passengers of the Air India Express on Monday. They should have landed at the Calicut airport at 5 am on Monday morning but instead were stranded at the Trivandrum airport for more than 12 hours. The Air India flight from...
  • Beyond duty: Cops take up social cause December 2, 2007

    Nedumangad: We all expect policemen to protect us from criminals, but on the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram, the men in Khaki are doing much more for the society. In Shanthi Mandiram, which is an abode for differently-abled men, on the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram, there is an unusual group that ensures peace...