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Thiruvananthapuram Bypass: Inching Closer to the Reality !

After a long wait of more than two decades, the four laning of Thiruvananthapuram Bypass from Kazhakkoottam to Mukkola Jn, where the land had already been acquired, is inching closer its reality ! We once again wish to thank our … Continue reading

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Thiruvananthapuram Bypass: Time Schedule Prepared for Four Laning

A time schedule has been prepared to complete the land acquisition formalities within four months for taking up the Rs. 750-crore four-laning of the 43-km Kazhakuttom to Karode (near Kerala/Tamilnadu state border) NH 47 bypass. As the statutory notification under … Continue reading

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Vizhinjam – Turning Turtle?

An abrupt change in strategy by the State Government threatens to set the Vizhinjam project back by years if not scuttled for good. It’s urgent that the misconceptions being created around this move be discussed and prompt action be taken … Continue reading

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Good Luck, Dr. Shashi Tharoor

Our congratulations to the Honorable MP of Thiruvananthapuram, Dr. Tharoor, on his new responsibility as Minister of State for Human Resources Development.  We hope that this well-deserved and long-overdue appointment will help Dr. Tharoor in his mission to bring greater … Continue reading

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A Vision for Vizhinjam: Crowdsourcing an Improved Project Plan

Over the last few months, the saga of Kerala’s flagship infrastructure project – the Vizhinjam deep water port and container transshipment terminal – has wound a new stretch in its long running and tortuous route – losing its lone bidder … Continue reading

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MP of Thiruvananthapuram and Foreign Policy Guru, Dr. Tharoor’s New Book on Geopolitics

After a longish pause, our MP and celebrated litterateur, Dr Tharoor found some time from his busy schedule to pen a new book, outlining India’s prominent position in the evolving and very exciting international story of the 21st century.  The … Continue reading

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Dr.Shashi Tharoor Introduced a Private Member’s Bill in Parliament for HC Bench in Thiruvananthapuram

Dr. Shashi Tharoor, Member of Parliament from Thiruvananthapuram has taken a fresh initiative to break the almost 50-year-old deadlock on the issue of reinstating a bench of the Kerala High Court in Thiruvananthapuram. He has introduced a private member’s bill in … Continue reading

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