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All talk and fury: Authorities make no attempt to reclaim heri...

KOCHI: The 'Jewish cemetery' near Chakkamadom in Fort Kochi where locals reside; the Calvathy canal where Portugese mariner Vasco da Gama once berthed his ship to hold discussions with the king of Cochin and currently a dumping yard; and the ... Times of India, 4 days ago

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Chinese fishing nets to be renovated by govt

Kochi, July 18 (PTI) The Iconic Chinese fishing nets at nearby Fort Kochi will soon get a facelift with Kerala Tourism sanctioning Rs 1.50 crore for their renovation. The huge cantilevered fishing nets, erected between 1350 and 1450 AD by traders ...
 Press Trust of India1 week ago Facelift for 'Cheena Vala' soon  Deccan Chronicle4 days ago Here's Chinese fishing net diplomacy  Times of India2 weeks ago

No protective net over Kochi's tourism icon

The Hindu Players in the tourism sector say the heritage town of Fort Kochi will lose its definitive appeal without the rustic charm of Chinese fishing nets.
 Big News Network1 week ago Homestays seek norms to run biz  New Indian Express1 week ago DTPC moots master plan for tourism  Times of India1 week ago

Mom, super mom

Padua House on Beach Road in Fort Kochi is 100 years old. Its century old walls harbour untold tales and unseen times. But closer to our time, in 1974, it was bought by V.V. Job, a coir exporter from Alappuzha. His wife Thankamma and he moved into ...
 The Hindu6 days ago

4 reasons why you must visit Fort Kochi

The quaint little area of Cochin has something on offer for everyone. Here's why you should be visiting it! It was a surreal sight, especially against the setting sun. Two opposing fingers of land jutted out into the sea, forming a gateway flanked by giant Chinese fishing nets, hung on poles while the waters of the Arabian sea rippled, all golden orange. It’s a scene that’s made Fort Kochi, near Kochi in South Kerala, recognisable anywhere in the world. Kochi, also known by its ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Chinese president may visit Kochi in September: Mayor  Times of India2 weeks ago Chinese President may visit Kochi  The Hindu2 weeks ago Chinese Prez Likely to Visit Kochi  New Indian Express2 weeks ago
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Fishing nets await a Chinese overhaul

KOCHI: The Chinese fishing nets dotting the shores of Fort Kochi have become an identification mark of the tourist spot that's a melting pot. They are all set to get an uplift, with the civic body planning to take steps to renovate them with the ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago Government Out to Save Chinese Fishing Nets  New Indian Express1 month ago

Dalit School Heads Struggle to Hold Fort

KOCHI: Weeks after a dalit principal of a girls higher secondary school in the capital was transferred for allegedly hurting the ego of state Education Minister, two more instances in which school heads belonging to marginalised sections were ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago

Print Pick

Santa and the Scribes: The Making of Fort Kochi E.P. Unny, Rs. 495.00 Few countries and continents tell more stories than the tiny town of Fort Kochi. Captured here are 135 sketches and a commentary that navigates you as you walk across ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
New Indian Express

'Striking art' enthrals viewers at Pepper House

KOCHI: Art lovers who made their way to the Pepper House Residency at Fort Kochi for the start of a two-day art fiesta on Saturday were in for a surprise when they were asked to shoot arrows at several hanging objects. It turned out to be an ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago

Monsoon Rains 53 Per Cent Below Average in Past Week

Beachgoers react to the camera while holding an umbrella as it drizzles at the Fort Kochi beach in Kochi on June 6, 2014. New Delhi : Monsoon rainfall was 53 per cent below average for the week ended July 2, weather office update showed on ...
 NDTV4 weeks ago
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