Sunday, Nov 27, 2022



A journey through time on Kerala's backwaters

January 13, 2021 9:32 am

A boat service -- Vega-2, a 120-seater diesel-powered Catamaran -- launched by Kerala government on eve of Christmas last year gives access to large swathes of the backwaters, at a price no private boats can offer

A Whiff of Cardamom in Mattancherry: Travelling in and around Kochi

December 21, 2014 1:00 am

Travelling along the spice route in and around Kochi.

Now,Goa Tourism to promote backwaters

August 04, 2013 3:11 pm

Going beyond sea and beaches for which the state is known globally,Goa Tourism wants to promote its backwaters to cash in on the monsoon season.

Kerala suicide: Bodies handed over to kin

July 07, 2013 4:05 am

Two days after a couple from Pune allegedly committed suicide in the backwaters near Alappuzha,the Kerala Police handed over their bodies to relatives. Families of both the deceased are from Pimple Gurav.

A mall in the backwaters

July 18, 2010 12:20 am

Once a month,people in the remote islands along Kerala’s backwaters of Alappuzha keep their shopping bags ready when they hear the familiar hoot of the Triveni,their floating supermarket....