Trivandrum

  • Airport users to get facility to pay charges from air 14-03-2014 05:23 PM

    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...
  • Statue of actor Prem Nazir to be set up in Thiruvananthapuram 10-01-2014 02:52 PM

    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 25-03-2013 02:16 AM

    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...
  • T'puram: No pilot, AI passengers stuck for hours 15-08-2011 03:20 PM

    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 02-12-2007 08:02 AM

    Miami: Guyanese batsman Ramnaresh Sarwan has been recalled to the West Indies squad for the World Cup starting on the Indian sub-continent next month, the West Indies Cricket Board said on Wednesday. Sarwan was dropped for a tour of Sri Lanka in November after the selectors expressed concerns over his...