Kochi

Online sex racket busted; 14 including Delhi woman, kingpin held in Kerala

Online sex racket busted; 14 including Delhi woman, kingpin held in Kerala

An online sex racket, allegedly being operated from a lodge here, has been busted with the arrest of 14 persons, including its kingpin, a woman from Delhi, police said here.

Jan 06, 2018, 11:49 AM IST
CBI raids 12 places in Kochi, Kolkata in e-waste import case

CBI raids 12 places in Kochi, Kolkata in e-waste import case

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday conducted raids in 12 places in Kochi and Kolkata.

Jan 04, 2018, 23:25 PM IST
NIA registers case against 5 for ISIS links

NIA registers case against 5 for ISIS links

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has registered a case against five accused persons with suspected Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) links in Kochi.

Dec 17, 2017, 13:15 PM IST
Cyclone Ockhi: Death toll climbs to 40; over 300 fishermen still missing

Cyclone Ockhi: Death toll climbs to 40; over 300 fishermen still missing

Meanwhile, as many as 67 fishermen, trapped in the high seas, returned to Kochi.

 

Dec 10, 2017, 20:57 PM IST
Ex-Kerala Minister E. Chandrasekharan Nair dies at 88

Ex-Kerala Minister E. Chandrasekharan Nair dies at 88

Senior Communist Party of India (CPI) leader and former Kerala Minister E. Chandrasekharan Nair passed away on Wednesday. He was 88.

Nov 29, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
Kerala High Court dismisses plea for action against 4 CPI ministers

Kerala High Court dismisses plea for action against 4 CPI ministers

The Kerala High Court on Friday dismissed a plea seeking a direction to state chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on taking action against four CPI ministers who had stayed away from the Cabinet meeting of November 15.

Nov 24, 2017, 15:46 PM IST
Indian Navy's remotely piloted aircraft crashes during take off at Kochi

Indian Navy's remotely piloted aircraft crashes during take off at Kochi

Indian Navy's remotely piloted aircraft crashed during take off at Kochi on Tuesday, the Defence spokesperson confirmed.

Nov 21, 2017, 12:12 PM IST
ISL 2017-18: Kolkata to host final, inaugural game shifted to Kochi

ISL 2017-18: Kolkata to host final, inaugural game shifted to Kochi

ATK are the reigning champions, having beaten hosts Kerala Blasters FC in the final of the last edition in Kochi.

Nov 02, 2017, 20:21 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Who's left, who plays whom in quarters

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Who's left, who plays whom in quarters

The quarterfinal matches will be played on October 21 and 22 across four venues in the country.

Oct 20, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil start overwhelming favourites against Honduras

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil start overwhelming favourites against Honduras

Having won all their three group matches with ease, South American giants Brazil will start clear favourites when they take on the unfancied Honduras in a pre-quarterfinal match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, here on Wednesday.

Oct 17, 2017, 15:40 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil down Spain 2-1 in Group D opener

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil down Spain 2-1 in Group D opener

Spain had taken the lead in the 5th minute through an own goal by Brazil`s Wesley. The South American champions, however, recovered to strike back through Lincoln (25th) and Paulinho (45`+1).

Oct 07, 2017, 20:20 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Know Team India and five key players

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Know Team India and five key players

The Indian Colts, also known as the Blue Cubs, have played the AFC U-16 Championships seven times - with their best show coming in the 2002 edition where they were defeated by the Republic of Korea in the quarterfinal.

Oct 03, 2017, 14:58 PM IST
Infrastructure will be U-17 World Cup's biggest legacy: Javier Ceppi

Infrastructure will be U-17 World Cup's biggest legacy: Javier Ceppi

Besides infrastructure, which has come a long way, Ceppi said millions of Indians taking to the sport will be another legacy of the tournament.

Oct 03, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
Moonwalk: 'Dangerous' Jeakson Singh ready to rock at U-17 World Cup

Moonwalk: 'Dangerous' Jeakson Singh ready to rock at U-17 World Cup

Jeakson, a defensive midfielder in the 21-member Indian team, hails from Haokha Mamang village in Manipur's Thoubal district. His father Konthoujam Deben Singh suffered a stroke in 2015 and had to leave his job with the Manipur police.

Oct 03, 2017, 14:22 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: All you need to know about the six venues

FIFA U-17 World Cup: All you need to know about the six venues

While India will play their Group A fixtures at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in the national capital here, five other stadiums in Kolkata, Mumbai, Goa, Kochi and Guwahati will play host during the tournament.

Oct 03, 2017, 14:07 PM IST

Absconding accused in 2010 palm chopping case arrested by NIA

The case was transferred to the NIA which arrested those behind the crime. In 2015, the NIA court here found 13 guilty and acquitted 18.

Aug 05, 2017, 20:36 PM IST

We expect minority status after PM Narendra Modi's Israel visit: Indian Jews

Some 6,000 Indian Jews live in the country, which has been home to the community for the past 2,000 years.

Jul 02, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi `faced terror threat` during Kerala visit

PM Narendra Modi `faced terror threat` during Kerala visit

The Kerala director general of police justified police action on Friday near the Kerala High Court against people who were protesting against an LPG terminal.

Jun 21, 2017, 11:09 AM IST

Kochi girl attacked with blade for refusing marriage proposal

Chithira, a worker at the District Disability Rehabilitation Centre (DDRC) Laboratory in Kochi, was reportedly attacked by a youth on the city`s main road for refusing to marry him.

Jun 19, 2017, 17:12 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to flag off Kochi metro rail today, E Shreedharan to be present on dias

PM Narendra Modi to flag off Kochi metro rail today, E Shreedharan to be present on dias

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off the maiden run of the Kochi Metro at 11:00 am Saturday and will also take a ride on one of the trains in the fastest-built Metro in the country.

Jun 17, 2017, 09:10 AM IST