Nikhil’s DIY wall with iron mesh and metal can resist flooding 

The gate of his house is made of scrap material. The compound wall can be removed if need arises to avoid waterlogging 

6 hours ago

Aanpirannol to discuss trans lives

The serial, which will air on Amrita TV from November 1, will discuss the struggles of transmen and women

12 hours ago

Message in a bottle

This Bengaluru-based scrap artist makes wonderous things from discarded glass bottles

26 Oct 2021

Carpentry marvel

Carpenter Velayudhan has recreated the ‘spitting’ and ‘slapping’ wooden dolls from the Perumthachan legend at his home, reports Aathira Haridas

24 Oct 2021

University of Kerala beckons all to learn coding for free

Christened ‘Python for Everyone’, the outreach initiative of the department is set to start on October 25. 

22 Oct 2021

Keralite’s work adorns book cover of Gandhi’s great grandson

The artist’s paintings are known for the play of light, where the light itself becomes a part of the visual language.

16 Oct 2021

Chasing down wild roads

We caught up with Vignesh B Sivan, a wildlife photographer who won the State Forest and Wildlife Photography Award this year

16 Oct 2021

Tea for travel: 24-year-old Kerala youth’s drive to keep zipping

For Nidhin Maliyekkal, a lot can happen with a cup of tea.

15 Oct 2021

22 trained women priests in Kerala ready to perform poojas

A right that had been the monopoly of a section belonging to the Hindu faith for long will now be challenged by women, who have officially entered the ‘order’ of ‘priestdom’.

14 Oct 2021

Capital’s dumpyards get clean makeover

The daily buzz of the vendors selling flowers on the busy street and other scenes that transpire in the alleyways here have been etched into the walls.

12 Oct 2021

Covid War Room gets digital upgrade

War Room is equipped with a nine-panel video wall for real-time tracking of vax centres

10 Oct 2021

Walk of a lifetime

Arun Garg from Punjab has reached Kerala on foot from J&K and is now headed to Kanyakumari to finish his journey

08 Oct 2021

Timeless passion

At 76, S Devaki is telling us all that art knows no age

07 Oct 2021

Coming back to life

Meera Toms, a Malayali who lived through sexual assault and unfair imprisonment in the UAE, is calling out Sharia law through her new book Zinah

06 Oct 2021

This Kochi-based embroidery artist can do wonders with just a needle and thread

Kochi-based embroidery artist Priya Sreekumar can do wonders with just a needle and thread. The youngster can stitch all kinds of designs on any medium. 

30 Sep 2021