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Popular film locations in Thiruvananthapuram

Did you know that Thiruvananthapuram is where it all began for Malayalam cinema? In 1930, J.C. Daniel shot Vigathakumaran in his own studio, the now non-existent Travancore National Pictures at Pattom and since then the city has been a preferred location for … Continue reading

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Karamana-Kaliyikkavila Highway Widening: Two Bidders in the Race !

The Times of India dated 10.05.2014 reports With the election commission relaxing the code of conduct the other day, the Karamana-Kaliyikkavila road widening project has finally got back on its feet. The code of conduct had held up tender process … Continue reading

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Karamana-Kaliyikkavila Highway Widening: Status as on 22.01.2014

Demolition of structures are in progress in the acquired land as pert of the widening of highway from Karamana to Kaliyikkavila in Thiruvananthapuram. Snaps from Kaimanam & Pappanamcode area.  (Courtesy: Shri Ajith Vijayan)

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Final Alignment of Karamana-Kaliyikkavila 4 Laning Project: Phase I,Karamana to Vazhimukku

The widening of the existing two lane to four lane from Karamana to Kaliyikkavila in NH-47 in Thiruvananthapuram district is for a length of 29 Kms with MoRTH standards. This includes the construction of a major bridge at Amaravila, minor … Continue reading

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Article: Cinema and the City

Biju Parameswaran a film buff reminisces about cinema’s links to Thiruvananthapuram  Thiruvananthapuram is a moviegoer’s haven. Within a mere three kilometer radius of Thampanoor one can spot no less than eighteen cinema theatres.  Four of them were started by producer … Continue reading

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1st Electric Engine-hauled Train Reaches Kanyakumari

Train No: 16526 Bangalore-Kanyakumari Island Express on Thursday became the first electric locomotive-hauled train to reach Kanyakumari. The train that left the Thiruvananthapuram Central railway station at 3.30 p.m. covered the 87-km route without any hitches and reached Kanyakumari at … Continue reading

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Capital City Development Forum (CCDF) Expressed Protest Over Neglection

The Capital City Development Forum (CCDF) expressed protest over neglecting the capital district in the UDF Government’s 100- day action programme and one-year action programme. CCDF chairman and former minister M Vijayakumar told a news conference here on Saturday that … Continue reading

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