August 09, 2021 7:07 am
From the hill stations of Munnar and Wayanad to the backwaters of Alappuzha, the pandemic has shattered Kerala’s tourism industry, which employs about 15 lakh people and contributes 11.5 per cent of the state’s GDP.
February 11, 2021 10:30 pm
Munnar generally witnesses winter and occasional snowfall in the months of November, December and January, with the mercury picking up gradually in February.
August 29, 2019 6:33 pm
The good samaritans were handed over an appreciation letter in a special meeting which took place in Shantinagar on Thursday prior to the commencement of their next trip to Munnar.
June 24, 2019 4:43 pm
Bringing back the railway system to Munnar is one of the tourist department's most high-profile projects and extremely important to minister Kadakampally Surendran, a top tourism official said.
June 14, 2018 5:39 am
According to experts, Neelakurinji is also seen at Anaimalai Hills in Idukki district, Agali Hills in Palakkad and Sandur Hills of Bellary district. After 2006, it will start flowering this year, creating a blue carpet all over the hills.
October 12, 2017 5:48 pm
The next blooming season of 'Neelakurinji' is expected during July-October months next year and at least eight lakh tourists are expected to arrive at the tourist town during the four months.
July 05, 2017 6:07 pm
Several politicians including local MLAs S Rajendran and MM Mani had complained about Sriram Venkataraman's actions to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
September 14, 2015 1:55 am
Breakthrough came after tea workers allowed CPM veteran Achuthanandan to join the agitation
October 28, 2014 11:44 am
While standing near the elephant, she was hit by its trunk and fell down in between the animal legs.
July 04, 2010 11:14 am
Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh has told the Kerala Govt that no encroachment should be allowed in the tourist hotspot of Munnar.
January 07, 2019 12:09 pm
Munnar hill station in Kerala was covered in a blanket of frost.
After months in lockdown, a weary world is ready to dance