The story of Bineesh Balan portrays the hurt and humiliation faced by Dalits pursuing higher education.
11 Aug 2017
The passage to England, a matter of ease for students from privileged classes, was a hard-fought one for Binesh Balan who fought a casteist bureaucracy for four years, that was determined to fail him.
07 Aug 2017
Team Express fans out to the major check posts in the state and finds the GST regime has reduced tax officers to sitting ducks.
09 Jul 2017
Kanathil colony, atop a hill in Kodom-Belur panchayat, had an air of festivity. The 42 families from Mavilan tribe in the settlement have joined hands to prepare the biggest feast of their lives.
09 Jun 2017
Last June when schools reopened, Government Junior Basic School (GJBS) in Peral grabbed the headlines.
04 Jun 2017
On Sunday, a candidate from Haryana was caught with a mobile phone from the examination hall which had the answer keys for all the 100 questions
12 May 2017
In northern Kerala, villagers tried to widen and improve natural reservoirs formed atop laterite hills. The result has been disaster.
11 May 2017
An invigilator in Kasargod blew the lid off a major scam in the direct recruitment of postmen and mail guards in the Department of Post when she reported a candidate from Haryana answering all the questions in Malayalam.
09 May 2017
“I hereby declare that I have pronounced, ‘talaq... talaq... talaq’ to my wife, Shameem Begum (27),” signed off 33-year old Javed S in an agreement dated April 4, 2017. It was a day of emancipation f
07 May 2017
To circumvent the law and deny women their rights, Muslim men refrain from giving talaq, a senior lawyer said.
07 May 2017
The Animal Husbandry Department’s effort to streamline its farmer-centric activities went for a toss as a suspected Pakistani group hacked its interactive website www.ahdk.gov.in.
01 May 2017
Finance Minister T M Thomas Issac’s Islamic Bank may still be in the hatchery, but he has soft launched an initiative - primarily aiming at the government employees from the Muslim community and might give a boost to the state exchequer.
23 Apr 2017
T K Mursheed Ahmed, a native of Vadakepuram in Padna who left for Syria to join the IS, has been killed in a drone attack in Afghanistan.
14 Apr 2017
The coldness of the system has given way to compassion at last. Sujitha’s arduous wait for the Aadhaar has finally come to a happy end.
06 Apr 2017
‘Express’ takes a close look at this traditional water-harvesting system, that is essential and yet neglected
22 Mar 2017