Author Archives: Thiruvananthapuram

Onam Special Trains to/from Thiruvananthapuram/Kochuveli

To clear the extra rush of passengers during the Onam festival season, railways will operate special trains from various parts of the country to  Thiruvananthapuram/Kochuveli. Train No. 82607 Chennai Egmore – Kochuveli Suvidha special train via Nagercoil will leave Chennai … Continue reading

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Cabinet Approves Construction of Doubling of Railway Line with Electrification Between Thiruvananthapuram & Kanyakumari

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi, has approved the construction of double line with electrification between Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala and Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu, on Wednesday. The total length of the line will … Continue reading

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Attingal Bypass: NHAI is Planning to Construct !

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is planning to construct a 13 kilometre stretch to bypass the congested Attingal town in Thiruvananthapuram district in its revised alignment to develop Cherthala – Kazhakoottam corridor of NH 66. “It will start … Continue reading

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Architect Jayakrishnan: All in the Line of Work

A.R. Jayakrishnan’s lines bring alive cityscapes from around the world Architect A.R. Jayakrishnan draws inspiration from cityscapes. So much so that his wife, architect Chitra Nair, cribs that her husband never clicks a snap of hers. “He is an extremely … Continue reading

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Kundamankadavu Bridge: Another Cultural Hub in Making in Thiruvananthapuram

Image Courtesy: The New Indian Express The century-old Kundamankadavu bridge in Thiruvananthapuram is set to become a cultural hub. Efforts are on to declare the 119-year-old steel suspension bridge a heritage monument as well. The ancient bridge is still used … Continue reading

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From Sana’a to Thiruvananthapuram, a Scholar’s Journey !

Image Courtesy: Times of India Yemeni student, determined to escape the fratricidal violence of his homeland, emerged topper in the MA linguistics examination conducted by the University of Kerala in Thiruvananthapuram. Thirty one-year-old Eassa Ali Mohammed Ali, who won a scholarship … Continue reading

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K.S Sabarinathan MLA Marries Dr.Divya S Iyer IAS

  Congress MLA representing Aruvikkara constituency in Thiruvananthapuram, KS Sabarinathan, and Thiruvananthapuram Sub Collector Divya S Iyer got married at a simple ceremony held at Kumarakovil near Thuckalay in Kanyakumari district. The function was attended by close relatives and senior Congress leaders … Continue reading

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