Biju E Paul

A farm labourer wages decades-long crusade against official apathy

 N Sadanandan’s fight against bureaucracy has proved to be an example of an average Indian’s relentless fight to secure justice. 

29 Aug 2020

Husband left for kar seva in 1992, wait of 82-year-old Ponnamma still on

As news of Ayodhya getting ready for Wednesday’s Bhoomi Pooja comes in more frequently, Ponnamma has mixed feelings.

05 Aug 2020

A leaf out of a Malayali nurse’s home care for family

The nurse in charge of the casualty section of the hospital at Ghatkopar East in Mumbai has seen the bad to worst days both at work and home during this time.

01 Aug 2020

Keralite braveheart is a national hero in Croatia

A Malayali becoming a national hero in faraway Croatia might sound highly improbable.

21 Jul 2020

Chefs in cruise ships now run wayside eatery

K B Bibosh and Sonu Soman are running the shop to make ends meet.

05 Jul 2020

COVID-19: KSDP to begin portable ventilator production by July end

According to C B Chandrababu, chairman of KSDP, the MoU was signed on Tuesday and the company plans to begin industrial production by July end.

26 Jun 2020

‘PPE kits safer for air passengers than Covid-negative certificate’

Doc & expats say the kits are also less expensive than tests, point out lack of facilities in Gulf to conduct tests

20 Jun 2020

The vanguard fighting epidemics on the banks of Vembanad

For the 40 ASHA workers of Thanneermukkom panchayat, it has been a relentless fight against epidemics over the past 10 years.

17 May 2020

On a motorcycle from Pune to Alappuzha in 48 hours

Swathi Gopan, 22, of Thattarambalam in Mavelikkara went to Pune for a diploma course in personal training seven months ago, at the K-11 School of Fitness Sciences.

14 May 2020

Vande Bharat Mission in the United States has a Kuttanad connection

Lending a helping hand to the evacuation of Indian expatriates from San Francisco in Covid-19 hit USA is a Malayali.

10 May 2020

Sons of street safe in the hands of ‘Theruvoram’

The lockdown is not a barrier for Murugan and his co-volunteers to rescuing people from the streets.

01 May 2020

Lockdown proves a blessing, 13-year-old builds three-wheeler

A 13-year-old boy from Cherthala here has put the forced break, provided by the Corona lockdown, to good use by building a petrol-powered three-wheeler.

14 Apr 2020

This Switzerland-based Malayali nurse, his family are happy to have recovered from Covid-19

His wife Dolly and younger son Sagar were also infected.

12 Apr 2020

These two kind-hearted men feed famished drivers everyday on NH 66

Joymon  and Mahesh -- two drivers hailing from Asramam ward in Alappuzha municipality -- are setting an example of generosity during the lockdown period.

10 Apr 2020

Anvitha keeps Hyderabad date for cancer treatment

The nationwide lockdown barely posed a barrier as a one-and-a-half-year-old girl from Cherthala kept her date with specialised cancer treatment at Hyderabad.

06 Apr 2020