Nejma Sulaiman

Kerala: Three years after boy killed, father’s death too proves to be murder

The details of the re-postmortem report were out only on Friday.

14 May 2022

‘Allah Kovil’ in Pallivasal is revered as shrine of harmony

A majority are Hindus and Christians and they act as the guardians of the mausoleum of Islamic Saint Shaikh Peer Muhammed. 

09 May 2022

Kerala Muslim man’s dedicated work at church, a lesson in true piety

From ringing the church bell to organising wedding ceremonies, funerals and the annual church feast procession, Nazar plays a key role.

28 Apr 2022

Menstrual huts turn hub of creativity in this Kerala village

Women in Chinnaparakudy tribal settlement find a source of livelihood, reports  Nejma Sulaiman

17 Apr 2022

Munnar panchayat sets example in waste management

The panchayat has recommended residents and tourists arriving here to either avoid using disposable items or purchase products that can be disposed of safely and easily. 

12 Apr 2022

Man who set his family on fire was planning to shift to new house next month

On the day of the incident day, a brawl occurred between Hameed and Faizal over the food served to him for breakfast.

20 Mar 2022

RISE to help students in Idukki attend free coaching to crack civil services exams

As part of Idukki MP Dean Kuriakose's Rejuvenating Idukki Socially and Economically  project, civil services aspirants can avail free online coaching, which will be provided by Delhi-based ALS IAS.

16 Mar 2022

Partially blind teacher spreads light in lives of Idukki tribal students

For partially blind Linsi George, life is not for making compromises because of the darkness surrounding her, but it is all about leading generations towards the light.  

08 Mar 2022

Millet reigns supreme in Idukki tribal settlement

The millet varieties cultivated by the tribal people are extremely tolerant to drought and the farming mostly takes place without adding any chemicals to the soil.

20 Feb 2022

Specially-abled Kerala woman has grown adept at handling life, all with a smile

Born without fully formed limbs, Bindhu K R has proved predictions of bedridden life wrong, reports Nejma Sulaiman

06 Feb 2022

Campus murder wasn’t planned, say police, rule out personal feud

Police have ruled out personal vendetta in the murder of SFI activist Dheeraj Rajendran, 21, at the Government Engineering College in Painavu and said the homicide was not planned.

12 Jan 2022

Minor brawl led to SFI activist's murder, say students

Government Engineering College in Idukki had no history of major political clashes

11 Jan 2022

Flood scare leaves people living downstream of Mullaperiyar dam sleepless as TN continues to open shutters without warning

Hundreds of houses in the villages of Vallakkadavu, Vikas Nagar, Churakkulam Attoram, Karuppupalam, Manjumala Attoram, and Inchikkadu Attoram were inundated after TN increased the discharge. 

07 Dec 2021

Kerala: Calm Periyar river soothes villagers downstream

Water level in river rises only by 0.5ft, though two spillway gates of Mullaperiyar dam opened, say residents

30 Oct 2021

Mullaperiyar dam opening coincides with 135th anniversary of lease agreement

As per the agreement, Tamil Nadu was given exclusive right and liberty to use the land at the confluence of the Periyar and Mullayar, in addition to 100 acres for constructing the dam.

30 Oct 2021