Biju E Paul

Ring for wife Jithina, Jambia for Akhil, Houthis’ farewell to Malayali captives

Akhil Reghu of Kayamkulam and Sreejith Sajeevan of Kottayam have never been radicals who support the Houthi rebels in the civil war-hit Yemen.

28 Apr 2022

Malayali sailors return home after 112 days of Houthi rebel captivity

After 112 days of detention by Houthi rebels of Yemen, three Malayali men working on a UAE ship have safely reached their homes. 

27 Apr 2022

Temple president post no hindrance to this Kerala man's 21-year Ramadan fasting

Amid apprehension over ideological conflicts damaging the secular fabric of the country, examples of religious harmony emerging from various corners offer a ray of hope.

23 Apr 2022

Residents show way to save Kerala's Kuttanad from flooding

The residents of Parayanchal in Thanneermukkom panchayat have taken up a different initiative to save their region from flooding.

13 Apr 2022

Funeral of former Bishop Stephan Athipozhiyil on Tuesday

Thousands paid homage to Stephan Athipozhiyil, former bishop of Alappuzha diocese, who passed away at Arthunkal on Saturday.

12 Apr 2022

Row over omission of founder president in labour association centenary fete

Bava was the first general secretary of the association and Dr M K Antony Madatilackal was its president. But those celebrating the centenary forgot Antony’s name.  

02 Apr 2022

Kerala snake rescuer brings severely injured python back to life

The life of a python trapped in a plastic net in a paddy field at Edathua in Kuttanad is safe in the hands of Arun C Mohan, a snake rescuer from Vadackal of Alappuzha.

01 Apr 2022

From UAE villages, this Kerala man emerges as award-winning photographer

After a mishap, former  kabaddi player Tittu turned to camera with a novel insight.  This passion brings him accolades from far beyond boundaries, reports biju E paul

20 Mar 2022

Floating solar plant to generate power soon in Kayamkulam

Power generation from the floating solar energy plant of National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), Kayamkulam, will begin soon. 

13 Mar 2022

Back from Ukraine, Kerala woman now praying for husband’s release from Yemen's Houthi rebels

After a 12-day ordeal in war-torn and wintry Ukraine, Jithina returned to the safety and warmth of home on Sunday.

08 Mar 2022

Kerala students stuck in Kharkiv complain of authorities’ cold response 

Over 100 Malayali students in and around Kharkiv take refuge in subway trains as shelling and firing rage outside

27 Feb 2022

Re 1 notes, matching DoBs of 140 MLAs -- Kerala man and his unique hobby

Aravind Kumar Pai, a teacher from Cherthala, has collected Re 1 notes with serial numbers similar to the dates of birth of MLAs, reports  Biju E Paul

27 Feb 2022

Malayali students hiding inside bunkers in Ukraine for past two days

Say they have heard embassy and other agencies have arranged 11 buses to transport them to Romania

26 Feb 2022

Kerala family's tale of two wars: Man hostage in Yemen, wife inside bunker in Ukraine

The misery of this Kayamkulam family knows no bounds. Akhil Reghu, a deck cadet with a UAE-flagged ship, has been taken hostage by Houthi rebels in Yemen.

26 Feb 2022

Malayali students stranded in Ukraine wait for flights home

Malayali students studying in various regions of Ukraine are in misery after the Russian armed forces started shelling major cities of that country.

25 Feb 2022