Rs 30 crore project to develop Kovalam

A comprehensive project for the development of Kovalam beach and its surrounding areas will be taken up by the state government at a cost of Rs 30 crore.

Robbery at resort in Kovalam

The owner of a resort at nearby Kovalam beach was robbed of his gold chain, watch and mobile phone totally worth Rs 2.5 lakh.

Russian national drowns

A 65-yer-old Russian national drowned in the sea off Kovalam beach resort near here, police said on Thursday.

Kovalam to get massive makeover: Kerala govt

The Kovalam beaches, which over the years have lost much of their charm due to poor management, are set to get a massive facelift at a cost of Rs.25 crore, said state Tourism Minister A.P. Anil Kumar here.