Kochi

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Kochi, also known as Cochin, is a major port city on the south-west coast of India bordering the Laccadive Sea.wikipedia
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Ernakulam

EranakulamVadakodeDistrict of Ernakulam
It is part of the district of Ernakulam in the state of Kerala and is often referred to as Ernakulam.
Ernakulam refers to the central, mainland portion of the city of Kochi in central Kerala, India and has lent its name to the Ernakulam district.

Ernakulam district

ErnakulamEranakulam districtDistrict of Ernakulam
It is part of the district of Ernakulam in the state of Kerala and is often referred to as Ernakulam.
Its headquarters is located at Kakkanad in Kochi.

Greater Cochin Development Authority

GCDAGreater Cochin Development Authority (GCDA)
The civic body that governs the city is the Kochi Municipal Corporation, which was constituted in the year 1967, and the statutory bodies that oversee its development are the Greater Cochin Development Authority (GCDA) and the Goshree Islands Development Authority (GIDA).
Greater Cochin Development Authority (GCDA) is the statutory body overseeing the development of the city of Kochi in the state of Kerala, India.

Kochi metropolitan area

KochiKochi UAGreater Kochi
As of 2011, it has a corporation limit population of 677,381 within an area of 94.88 km² and a total urban population of more than of 2.1 million within an area of 440 km², making it the largest and the most populous metropolitan area in Kerala.
The Kochi metropolitan area or Kochi urban agglomeration is a metropolitan area centered around the city of Kochi, in Ernakulam district, Kerala, India.

Dutch Malabar

MalabarDutchCochin
The city was later occupied by the Dutch and the British, with the Kingdom of Cochin becoming a princely state.
Dutch Malabar, also known by the name of its main settlement Cochin, was the title of a commandment of the Dutch East India Company on the Malabar Coast between 1661 and 1795, and is part of what is today collectively referred to as Dutch India.

Portuguese India

PortugueseIndiaPortuguese Goa
It remained the main seat of Portuguese India until 1530, when Goa was chosen instead.
The first viceroy, Francisco de Almeida, established his headquarters in Cochin (Cochim, Kochi).

List of districts and cities in Kerala by GDP per capita

GDP per capitathird in Kerala
It has the highest GDP as well as the highest GDP per capita in the state.

Southern Naval Command

Kochi Naval BaseNaval BaseSouthern
The city is home to the Southern Naval Command of the Indian Navy and is the state headquarters of the Indian Coast Guard with an attached air squadron, named Air Squadron 747.
It has its headquarters in Kochi, Kerala at INS Venduruthy.

Cochin Shipyard

Cochin Shipyard Limited Cochin Shipyard LimitedCochin Shipyard (CSL)
Commercial maritime facilities of the city include the Port of Kochi, an International Container Transshipment Terminal, the Cochin Shipyard, offshore SPM of the BPCL Kochi Refinery and the Kochi Marina.
It is part of a line of maritime-related facilities in the port-city of Kochi, in the state of Kerala, India.

Kochi Refineries

Kochi RefineryCochin Refineries LimitedKochi Refineries Limited
Commercial maritime facilities of the city include the Port of Kochi, an International Container Transshipment Terminal, the Cochin Shipyard, offshore SPM of the BPCL Kochi Refinery and the Kochi Marina. Kochi is also home for the Cochin Stock Exchange, International Pepper Exchange, Marine Products Export Development Authority, Coconut Development Board, companies like HMT, Apollo Tyres and Synthite, petrochemical companies like the FACT, TCC, IREL, Petronet LNG, Merchem, HOCL and Kochi Refineries, electrical companies like TELK, and V-Guard and industrial parks like the Cochin Special Economic Zone, Smart City, Infopark and Kinfra Hi-Tech Park.
Kochi Refinery (KR) is a crude oil refinery in the city of Kochi, Kerala, India.

Laccadive Sea

Lakshadweep SeaLakshadeep sea
Kochi, also known as Cochin, is a major port city on the south-west coast of India bordering the Laccadive Sea.
Mangaluru, Kozhikode, Kochi, Alappuzha, Kollam,

Kochi-Muziris Biennale

BiennaleKochi Muziris BiennaleKochi-Muziris Biennial
Kochi has been hosting India's first art biennale, the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, since 2012, which attracts international artists and tourists.
The Kochi-Muziris Biennale is an international exhibition of contemporary art held in Kochi, Kerala.

National University of Advanced Legal Studies

National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi
Kochi is also home to Kerala's National Law School, the National University of Advanced Legal Studies.
The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), formerly National Institute for Advanced Legal Studies, is a uni-disciplinary university in Kochi, India for undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate legal education.

SmartCity, Kochi

Smart CitySmartCitySmart City, Kochi
Kochi is also home for the Cochin Stock Exchange, International Pepper Exchange, Marine Products Export Development Authority, Coconut Development Board, companies like HMT, Apollo Tyres and Synthite, petrochemical companies like the FACT, TCC, IREL, Petronet LNG, Merchem, HOCL and Kochi Refineries, electrical companies like TELK, and V-Guard and industrial parks like the Cochin Special Economic Zone, Smart City, Infopark and Kinfra Hi-Tech Park.
SmartCity Kochi is an information technology special economic zone in Kochi, Kerala, India.

International Container Transshipment Terminal, Kochi

International Container Transshipment Terminalcontainer transshipment terminalDP World Cochin
Commercial maritime facilities of the city include the Port of Kochi, an International Container Transshipment Terminal, the Cochin Shipyard, offshore SPM of the BPCL Kochi Refinery and the Kochi Marina.
It is part of the Cochin Port in Kochi, Kerala.

Kochi Marina

Kochi International Marinainternational marinamarina
Commercial maritime facilities of the city include the Port of Kochi, an International Container Transshipment Terminal, the Cochin Shipyard, offshore SPM of the BPCL Kochi Refinery and the Kochi Marina.
The Kochi International Marina is a marina in the city of Kochi, in the state of Kerala, India.

Cochin Special Economic Zone

Kochi Special Economic Zone
Kochi is also home for the Cochin Stock Exchange, International Pepper Exchange, Marine Products Export Development Authority, Coconut Development Board, companies like HMT, Apollo Tyres and Synthite, petrochemical companies like the FACT, TCC, IREL, Petronet LNG, Merchem, HOCL and Kochi Refineries, electrical companies like TELK, and V-Guard and industrial parks like the Cochin Special Economic Zone, Smart City, Infopark and Kinfra Hi-Tech Park.
The Cochin Special Economic Zone (CSEZ) is a multi-product special economic zone located at Kochi, Kerala.

Synthite

Synthite Industrial Chemicals
Kochi is also home for the Cochin Stock Exchange, International Pepper Exchange, Marine Products Export Development Authority, Coconut Development Board, companies like HMT, Apollo Tyres and Synthite, petrochemical companies like the FACT, TCC, IREL, Petronet LNG, Merchem, HOCL and Kochi Refineries, electrical companies like TELK, and V-Guard and industrial parks like the Cochin Special Economic Zone, Smart City, Infopark and Kinfra Hi-Tech Park.
The company is based in Kochi.

Kerala

Kerala stateKerala, Indiastate of Kerala
It is part of the district of Ernakulam in the state of Kerala and is often referred to as Ernakulam.
After India was partitioned in 1947 into India and Pakistan, Travancore and Kochi, part of the Union of India were merged on 1 July 1949 to form Travancore-Cochin.

Cochin Stock Exchange

Kochi is also home for the Cochin Stock Exchange, International Pepper Exchange, Marine Products Export Development Authority, Coconut Development Board, companies like HMT, Apollo Tyres and Synthite, petrochemical companies like the FACT, TCC, IREL, Petronet LNG, Merchem, HOCL and Kochi Refineries, electrical companies like TELK, and V-Guard and industrial parks like the Cochin Special Economic Zone, Smart City, Infopark and Kinfra Hi-Tech Park.
Cochin Stock Exchange (CSE or CoSE) was an Indian stock exchange in Kochi, Kerala.

Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit

Sree Sankara University of SanskritSree Sankaracharya College, KaladySree Sankaracharya Sanskrit University
Kochi is home for the High Court of Kerala and Lakshadweep, Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory (NPOL), Indian Maritime University, Sree Sankaracharya Sanskrit University and the Cochin University of Science and Technology.
Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrith (SSUS) is a research-oriented public university located at Kalady near Kochi in Kerala.

Indian Coast Guard

Coast GuardAdditional Director GeneralCoast Guard Commander (Western Seaboard)
The city is home to the Southern Naval Command of the Indian Navy and is the state headquarters of the Indian Coast Guard with an attached air squadron, named Air Squadron 747.
The ship had been repainted as MV Mega Rama, and was spotted off Kochi, heading towards Pakistan.

Indian Maritime University

Indian Maritime University – Visakhapatnam CampusIndian Maritime University, Visakhapatnam
Kochi is home for the High Court of Kerala and Lakshadweep, Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory (NPOL), Indian Maritime University, Sree Sankaracharya Sanskrit University and the Cochin University of Science and Technology.
It has six campuses in Chennai, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai Port, Navi Mumbai, and Visakhapatnam.

Demographics of Kerala

KeralademographyList of most populous urban agglomerations in Kerala
As of 2011, it has a corporation limit population of 677,381 within an area of 94.88 km² and a total urban population of more than of 2.1 million within an area of 440 km², making it the largest and the most populous metropolitan area in Kerala.
The synagogue in Kochi is the oldest in the Commonwealth of Nations.

Colonial India

colonialEuropean colonies in IndiaIndia
Occupied by the Portuguese in 1503, Kochi was the first of the European colonies in colonial India.
For some while, they controlled the Malabar southwest coast (Pallipuram, Cochin, Cochin de Baixo/Santa Cruz, Quilon (Coylan), Cannanore, Kundapura, Kayamkulam, Ponnani) and the Coromandel southeastern coast (Golkonda, Bhimunipatnam, Kakinada, Palikol, Pulicat, Parangippettai, Negapatnam) and Surat (1616–1795).