The Silence of the lambs

As celebrities and socio-cultural figures face flak for keeping mum on the Brahmapuram issue, TNIE examines whether selective outrage has emerged as a challenge to a progressive society  

14 Mar 2023

Skin ‘disease’

Though Kerala appears to be progressive, colourism remains a deep-rooted ailment 

09 Mar 2023

Case against journalist: smacks of CPM hypocrisy? 

Two days ago, the police summoned senior journalist Vinu V John for questioning in a case filed by CPM leader Elamareem Kareem.

25 Feb 2023

'Suvarna Vismayam': A glimpse into five-decades-long career of ‘Magical’ artist RK Malayath

Travelling on a chariot between villages, the show, which Basheer directed, used magic to disseminate the message against intolerance far and wide.

22 Feb 2023

Is your Malayalam adipoli? 

On International Mother Language Day, TNIE does a quick scan of trends in Kerala

21 Feb 2023

A better understanding of period products available today

As menstrual cups get a Rs 10 crore push in the state budget, TNIE takes a look at the eco-friendly sanitary product and the other options   

07 Feb 2023

Across the river and into the trees

And now this picturesque hamlet is vying to become one of the desired weekend destinations in Kerala that offers authentic village experience to visitors.

06 Jan 2023

Happy Hanukkah!

This year, Hanukkah will culminate on December 26.

24 Dec 2022

Why so serious?

Violent clashes following Argentina’s World Cup victory should serve as a worrisome indicator of rising intolerance and aggression in society, analysts tell TNIE   

22 Dec 2022

A charming French affair

On Calvathy Road, just a few metres away from the Boat Jetty in Fort Kochi is the quaint little French bistro, Cafe Noir.

17 Dec 2022

Uniform civil conundrum

In Kerala, last week, the high court created a stir as it said “the Union government should consider having a uniform marriage code in India”.

16 Dec 2022

Aspinwall House: The house of legacy

It’s time city folks learnt the story behind Aspinwall House, this proud structure, having a history of 178 years standing tall on the shores of the Arabian sea. 

10 Dec 2022

An unfair cut

Fracas over Kudumbashree’s gender-neutrality pledge exposes the need for more conversations on women’s rights to inheritance

07 Dec 2022

The story of fallen trees and the ‘other place’

The fast-growing cityscape near the Vembanad lake, however, was a forest centuries ago, says P Prakash, toponymist and president of Changampuzha Samskarika Kendram.

22 Nov 2022

Love, rage, etc.

Though people are not victim-blaming Sharon, his murder has become the subject of jokes and memes.

02 Nov 2022