Thursday, February 11, 2010

Kerala will disinfect the vehicles comming from Tamil Nadu

In the view of increasing number of chikungunya and dengue fever cases in Kerala, vehicles coming from Tamil Nadu through Parasala will be disinfected mainly by fogging. Although the rainy days are far away, the increasing number of mosquito is a concern.

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Saturday, February 06, 2010

Kerala misses Rs.17 crore from tourism Ministry

After tightening the monitoring norms, tourism ministry has axed funding of projects worth over Rs 17 crore. This was after finding that the projects approved for Kerala on 2003 are still in execution state.

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Thursday, February 04, 2010

Doormat made in Kerala may go into Guinness Book of World Records

The CEO of the Cherthala-based Travancore Cocotuft (P) Ltd, P. Mahadevan is very happy that his doormat may find a place in Guinness Book of World Records. The Doormat made of 470,000 coir tuffs measures 101.6 metres in length, 1.2 meters width and 30mm thick. This doormat cost around Rs.4 lakhs and weighs 999kg.