Amiya Meethal

Ring with 24,679 diamonds! Kerala woman sparkles her way to Guinness record

The ring is Rijisha T V’s maiden diamond design work for a jeweller.

22 Jul 2022

London-based Malayali sound effects editor Nirupama Rajendran nominated for Emmy

London-based Malayali sound effects editor Nirupama Rajendran has been nominated for Emmy Awards 2022. 

18 Jul 2022

This desi ultrasound tech won’t make medical scan bleed you anymore

Dr Jayaraj U Kidav, principal investigator of the project, said only one-fourth of the total amount spent for importing a scanner is needed to manufacture a scanner here.

10 Jul 2022

Unloading row: Stir at Kalpetta hypermarket enters 21st day

Even as the state has made a big leap from 28th position to 15th in the Ease of Doing Business Index 2020, it is not as easy as it must be in the industrial sector.

06 Jul 2022

Jamaath Fed urges youths to seize Agnipath opportunity

The federation has called upon the imams to ask the young people to become Agniveers in their Friday sermons as well.

01 Jul 2022

Kerala schools hiring non-Keralite trainers to help rural kids get rid of broken English

Keduoselie Zumu from a northeastern state is one of the two persons hired at a government-aided school in Perambra town to train upper primary students.

18 Jun 2022

Kavasserry Sheshayyar - connecting literatures of Tamil and Malayalam

K S Venkitachalam has translated 31 books to Malayalam, 26 of them from Tamil, in two decades, reports Amiya Meethal

12 Jun 2022

Leaving ordeal of domestic violence behind, this brave Kerala woman ‘marches’ on

While Vismaya V of Kollam fell victim to domestic violence, Kozhikode resident A Noujisha has a different tale to tell despite having faced a similar ordeal.

24 May 2022

69 years later, bid on Nilambur Ayisha's life back on stage

Ayisha was the first Muslim woman who dared to act in a play.

19 May 2022

69 yrs later, bid on Nilambur Ayisha’s life back on stage

The Attempt  on the life of a 16-year-old Nilambur Ayisha, on stage in 1953, has been (was then) recorded as the most apparent attack against art by religious zealots in Kerala. 

19 May 2022

Mission to focus on young women, set to support startups

The aim is to address the acute unemployment among educated women in the state and gender issues, besides entering into professional sectors. 

17 May 2022

Kerala teacher sexually abuses primary school children for 25 years, in police net

Kumar had worked as a teacher for 38 years at the school before retiring on March 31 this year.

14 May 2022

Kerala woman who left school at 12 to marry earns three masters and returns as teacher

But Safiya did not relent. She crossed the hurdles one by one and became a graduate.

12 May 2022

Kerala school breaks ‘apartheid’ shackles, gets first scholarship winner after 66 years

KSTM is a newly formed organization which enjoys the backing of Welfare Party of India.

10 May 2022

Amid simmering LPG price, ‘Choodara Petti’ emerges a hot seller

Former KSSP Kozhikode district secretary Sasidharan Maniyur says demand has increased for the parishad’s bio-gas plant as well.

05 May 2022