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Karnataka bus driver, conductor honoured for helping mentally disturbed woman reach home

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.

Kerala's Munnar may once again see toy trains chugging through tea plantations

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.


In Munnar next month, a special treat for nature lovers: a blue carpet across the hills

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.

Munnar gears up for Kurinji season, 8 lakh tourists expected

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.

Kerala sub-collector, who led courageous drive against encroachers in Munnar, transferred

Several politicians including local MLAs S Rajendran and MM Mani had complained about Sriram Venkataraman's actions to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.

Munnar stir called off, women tea workers secure benefits

Breakthrough came after tea workers allowed CPM veteran Achuthanandan to join the agitation


Woman trampled to death while posing for a photo with an elephant in Kerala

While standing near the elephant, she was hit by its trunk and fell down in between the animal legs.

Don't allow encroachment in Munnar forest: Ramesh to Kerala

Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh has told the Kerala Govt that no encroachment should be allowed in the tourist hotspot of Munnar.

Kerala’s Munnar voted world’s second greatest tourist destination

Bested only by Tokyo,Japan,the serene hill station of Munnar in ‘God’s own country’ has been named the second-greatest travel destination in the world by TripAdivsor....

Tata company largest encroacher in Munnar: ATR

Tata group owned Kanan Devan Hills Plantation company was the 'largest encroacher'',according to the district administration.

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Mercury dips in Kerala; Munnar covered with frost

Munnar hill station in Kerala was covered in a blanket of frost.