Anu Kuruvilla

Hybrid lessons worsen the blow for students

Covid outbreak has had a debilitating effect on education in the last two years.

26 Jan 2022

Five-year-old Palakkad girl sets record answering 70 questions in 3 minutes

After Aneya asked her mother to teach her the things in the book, Amrutha began teaching her a few questions per day.

24 Jan 2022

Learning gap as students turn restless in class

Life has been a rollercoaster ride for students over the past two years, with more than 18 months of their academic lives spent attending classes online.

18 Jan 2022

Schools demand recall of order to raise funds through stamp sale

“Such fund collection is usually done to finance sports meets or kalotsavams,” said a teacher seeking anonymity.

15 Jan 2022

Behold your horses!

Meet Roy K S, a physical education teacher who is training many Kochiites to ride horses at his academy in Nettoor

15 Jan 2022

Ernakulam Junction development project awaits nod, Tripunithura a non-starter

Taking up issues faced by Ernakulam district, Hibi Eden delved on the development of the Ernakulam marshalling yard into a new terminal.

13 Jan 2022

Kerala man, who was once soccer sensation Maradona's hairstylist, struggles to make ends meet

Diego Maradona’s official hairstylist is now living in a rented house in Thammanam

11 Jan 2022

Senior teachers of govt colleges cry foul over dept’s ‘biased’ GO

Usually, those working in aided or private educational institutions find themselves discriminated against when it comes to pay scale and other remunerations.

11 Jan 2022

Dispelling gloom by counting positivity

People generally don’t count the blessings but are diligent in keeping stock of the negative things in their lives.

07 Jan 2022

Kerala's air quality index within ‘satisfactory’ level

It goes beyond ‘very unhealthy’ on rare occasions; AQI reading at Vyttila in Kochi ‘unhealthy for the sensitive group’ from mid-Jan to June

05 Jan 2022

Vintage wanderlust

A CEO in his past life, avid traveller and vintage car enthusiast Akhil Kesavan is on a road to exploration

05 Jan 2022

‘Musical stairs, an entertaining experiment’

The first-of-its-kind initiative in the state was set up by a group of young engineers from Kochi-based startup Triaxia Infotech Pvt Ltd. 

04 Jan 2022

For two years, 80 per cent of higher secondary teachers in Kerala denied transfers to home stations

They had even filed a petition with the Kerala Administration Tribunal (KAT) last month seeking a solution to their plight.

03 Jan 2022

A tryst with trains

Monday will mark the 25th anniversary of the jeep rally Paul Manvettam and other passengers took out demanding doubling of the Ernakulam-Kottayam rail route, reports Anu Kuruvilla

02 Jan 2022

Poor quality saplings blight strawberry farmers’ hopes

Though a farmer’s life is one filled with uncertainties, they never give up hope of harvesting a bumper crop.

28 Dec 2021