Kochi Police seized 134 kg of ganja in year 2021: RTI

Kochi City Police seized 134kg of ganja, 800 LSD stamps and 292g of MDMA in the year 2021. 907 cases were registered in the city during this period.

Kochi: Indian Coast Guard evacuates ailing mariner

Indian Coast Guards (Kerala and Mahe), rescued an ailing mariner on Wednesday off Kochi. The patient was critical, requiring immediate hospitalization and was shifted to Renai Medicity Hospital in Kochi.

Kochi MDMA kingpin busted; was using Telegram X to organise, distribute drugs for 2 years

Harikrishna, 24, was arrested by excise officials in Kochi for running an MDMA drug ring. He coordinated his entire distribution through a group on Telegram X called ‘Night Riders Task Team’. He had been running it for two years and was arrested on Tuesday with 5 grams of MDMA.

Kochi: Man dies after fight with street vendors, two held

Two people were arrested in connection with the murder of a man near Aluva Shiv Temple in Kochi on Tuesday.

Kochi airport to facilitate 1,190 flights per week from March 27

The Cochin International Airport will facilitate 1,190 flights every week from March 27 after a gap of two years. CIAL schedules 668 domestic operations for the summer season offering connectivity with 13 cities in the country.

Kochi saw steep rise in pollution during winters: Study

Kochi saw a sharp rise in winter pollution compared to the previous winter, a recent study from the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has revealed. All other cities in Kerala have shown a declining trend.

Kochi: Another tattoo artist booked on rape complaint; second incident in 3 weeks

Kochi police have booked another tattoo artist on charges of rape after a woman filed sexual asault complaint against him. Earlier this month, a celebrity tattoo artist was arrested after six cases of sexual harassment were registered against him.

Kochi: Water metro project to start on pilot basis in July

The Kochi water metro project is set to start by July on pilot basis, officials said. The integrated metro service connecting rail, road and water will be a game changer and it will kick-start the growing need to explore inland water bodies in the state.

Kochi: Five tattoo centres raided by excise officials following reports of intoxicant usage

Excise officials raided five tattoo studios in the district on Wednesday. Tattoo studios came under scanner after the arrest of Kochi-based tattoo artist Sujeesh P S on charges of raping seven women at his parlour.

Slight tilt detected on Kochi Metro track at Pathadippalam; rectification work to begin soon

The Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL) will soon begin the rectification work on the pillar near Pathadippalam where a marginal slant of the tracks was detected last month during routine inspection.

Kochi: Drinking water shortage in Cheranalloor to be solved soon

The Cheranalloor drinking water project is likely to be commissioned soon and it would solve the acute water shortage crisis in the area. The total capacity of the water storage facility is 15 lakh litres and the project costs Rs 7.75 crore.

Kochi Water Metro to get integrated water transport system connecting 10 islands

The Kochi Water Metro will get an integrated water transport system connecting 10 islands that surround the mainland of Kochi city. KMRL aims to integrate the ferry, Metro rail, bus, and feeder mode services.