Kochi doctors perform Kerala's first pancreas transplant

A hospital here has successfully conducted Kerala's first combined pancreas-kidney transplant, the third such in India.

Cyber security and policing meet in Kochi

New methods to tackle cyber crimes will be discussed at a two-day conference on cyber security and policing at Kochi from August 22.

Three of a family killed as building collapses in Kochi

A couple and their teenaged daughter were killed when their three-storey house collapsed in heavy rains at nearby Aluva, police said Thursday.

44 Kerala nurses from Libya to reach Kochi today

The first batch of 44 Kerala nurses, evacuated from Libya, will arrive at Kochi on Tuesday morning.

44 Kerala nurses from Libya to reach Kochi Tuesday

The first batch of 44 Kerala nurses, evacuated from Libya, will arrive at Kochi on a Middle East airline Tuesday morning, said a state government official.

My friends shouldn`t be blamed for my divorce: Manju Warrier

Actress Manju Warrier, who has decided to end her 16 years of marriage with popular film star Dileep, says her friends shouldn`t` be blamed for the separation.

Disaster averted at Kochi airport; IndiGo flight lands in fourth attempt

A major accident was averted at the Kochi airport on Monday when an IndiGo plane pulled away at the last minute while attempting to land in heavy rains.

Karunakarans`s name proposed for Kochi International Airport

The Kerala Chief Minister said the state would put up a request at the next director board meeting of Cochin International Airport Limited to rename it after veteran congress leader and former State Chief Minister K Karunakaran.

Now, a virtual mock-up of a space station at CUSAT in Kochi

Students, especialilly space enthusiasts, will soon be able to feel the thrill of being on a space station at CUSAT in Kochi, courtesy- `E-Scientia`.

Solar Panel scam: Public Interest in appointment of Judicial commission, says Kerala HC

Kerala High court on Monday orally observed that as far as government was concerned there is public interest in the appointment of the Judicial Inquiry Commission to probe the Solar Panel scam.

Air India plane makes emergency landing in Bangalore after bomb scare

A Delhi-bound Air India plane from Kochi, with 156 passengers and eight crew onboard, made an emergency landing at Bangalore airport following a bomb threat call.

Election of Tharoor, 3 others challenged in Kerala HC

Petitions challenging the election of former union minister Shashi Tharoor and three others in recent Lok Sabha polls were filed today in the Kerala High Court.

Judges should not `shirk` cases, says Nariman

Coming down on Judges who recuse themselves from hearing certain cases, senior Supreme Court advocate Fali S Nariman on Sunday said Judges should not `shirk` cases.

Govt to follow constitution, Governors should `follow conscience`: Javadekar

The BJP-led NDA government will follow the Constitution on change of state Governors, but Governors and other political appointees should `follow their conscience,`Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting (Independent charge), Prakash Javadekar said here today.

Round the world in a car from Kochi

Three persons, including a Malayalam film director and a journalist, today embarked on a 75-day trip criss-crossing various countries in a car to cover 27 countries.

Disciplinary action recommended against magistrate

The Administrative committee of Kerala High Court today recommended disciplinary action against N V Raju, Judicial First Class Magistrate, alleging misconduct in the recording of statement of solar scam accused Sarita S Nair.

New Commanding Officer of INS Dronacharya

Captain Satish Shenai has assumed office as Commanding Officer of INS Dronachrya, Indian Navy`s Gunnery and Missile training facility at nearby Fort Kochi.

Journalist attacked by autorickshaw driver in Kerala

A journalist of a Malayalam newspaper suffered fractures in both his arms after he was attacked by an autorikshaw driver with an iron rod, police said.

Hartal to demand early clearance of financial package for FACT

Private buses were off the roads and shops and commercial establishments remained shut in Ernakulam district Monday in support of the 12 hour hartal called by the `Save FACT Action committee`, demanding early clearance of the Rs 991 crore fianancial revival package for the ailing Fertilisers and Chemicals Travancore (FACT).

INS Vikramaditya is operationally deployed: Navy Chief

India`s largest warship -- aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, is "operationally deployed" along with its fleet of MiG 29K combat aircraft, Navy chief Admiral Robin Dhowan said here Wednesday.