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He helps disadvantaged students succeed in a competitive world


12 Aug 2015 | BY Shreya Sethuraman

His kindness and enthusiasm have set off a movement of organ donation


12 Aug 2015 | BY Madhavankutty Pillai

Pained by rampant deforestation, he has created a private ecosystem


11 Aug 2015 | BY Madhavankutty Pillai

Sarah Cohen, 92, is one of the last surviving members of the Jewish community of Mattancherry, an area around the 1568-built Paradesi Synagogue in Kochi, Kerala. Often called White Jews, or Cochin Jews, they number less than 10 today. Wearing a traditional kippa, Sarah sits by the window of her home-cum-shop, where she embroiders Jewish motifs on caps. The town that once flourished with trade and Hebrew culture has been taken over by antique shops and a spice market. This tiny community of Malayalam-speaking Jews continues to follow ancient Judaic traditions and rituals0

5 Aug 2015 | BY T Narayan

The count of dogbite cases has gone up from 1,600 in 2014 to 40,000 in just the past eight months, with most victims being joggers and minors


30 Jul 2015

The traditional dress of Kerala gets a makeover with designer prints, bright new colours, Velcro strips and side pockets


29 Jul 2015 | BY Akshaya Pillai

Sitaram Yechury incurs the displeasure of party leaders who want action, not talk, as the new chief goes ahead with plans to hold a plenum in November, just months ahead of crucial polls in Kerala where it is battling against heavy odds to wrest power from the Congress and in West Bengal where it is struggling to retain its second position


23 Jul 2015 | BY Ullekh NP

For contemplating action against a police officer who didn’t get up and salute a minister


16 Jul 2015

Communists like Raul Castro and Sitaram Yechury face a Trotskyan moment today


18 Jun 2015 | BY A Damodaran

In Kerala, BJP has just one face: O Rajagopal, an 84-year-old who is contesting yet another election despite eight earlier defeats


17 Jun 2015 | BY Shahina KK
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