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TN man gets new pair of hands four years after losing them in electrocution accident

The patient was wheeled in for a 14-hour marathon procedure, and expert specialists successfully performed the transplant.

published : 02 Aug 2022

It’s hat-trick of gold medals for this lady cop from Chennai

A woman traffic constable from Chennai has made the country proud by winning three gold medals and a silver medal in World Police and Fire Games 2022 (WPFG) held in the Netherlands.

published : 02 Aug 2022

Kerala: Idukki’s Muthuvan tribal community gets first engineering graduate

The Muthuvan tribal community of Idukki could not be happier.

published : 02 Aug 2022

Bride’s presence inside mosque lights up wedding, sets trend in Kerala

The presence of a Muslim bride along with the groom, her father and other men from both the families at her wedding, has set a new trend in the community.

published : 02 Aug 2022

Tripura's Pushpabanta Palace to be turned into museum celebrating royal history, Tagore links

After the princely state merged with the Indian union in 1949, the 4.31-acre palace was converted into the chief commissioner's bungalow and then the Raj Bhavan till 2018.

published : 01 Aug 2022

Religious harmony: Temple & mosque panels unite to raise fund for cancer patient in Kerala

The mosque committee has so far raised more than Rs 1.5 crore for the Kottakkal resident being treated at a private hospital in Kozhikode.

published : 01 Aug 2022

'Easier now than it has been': Saudi women DJs go from hobbyists to headliners

The possibility that DJs would be welcomed at public events, let alone that many would be women, is something "we didn't expect" until recently, said Mohammed Nassar, a Saudi DJ.

published : 31 Jul 2022

Digital libraries in Kodagu introduce Chess and board games to rural kids 

Every school has a library hour and they are now being put to good use following the efforts from the Kodagu Zilla Panchayat.

published : 31 Jul 2022

A birthday cake to check school dropout rate

In the city of Queen Padmini, a teacher celebrates birthdays of Bhil tribal kids so that they don’t skip their school, writes Rajesh Asnani

published : 31 Jul 2022

Odisha: Jhurimal Van Suraksha Samiti planting hope for a ‘green’ life

In the local forest, villagers of Jhurimal Sundargarh see hope for a better life, not just for themselves but also for their children.

published : 31 Jul 2022

In this inclusive ‘globe’, students with autism get special care, excel

Unlike special  schools, students with autism at KIIT International School attend classes in common in an inclusive environment, with guidance from educators.

published : 31 Jul 2022

Age is just a number: After Plus two at 68, Kerala woman now chasing degree

Having left studies around 50 years ago after  marriage, B Vijayakumari is set to do a bachelor’s degree course too, reports Sajimon P S

published : 31 Jul 2022

This traffic warden has been cynosure of eyes of all Kerala CMs

For the past three decades, M A Khareem has been manning the traffic at the Cantonment Gate of the Secretariat.

published : 31 Jul 2022

Feeding hungry for free with box of ‘Karuthal’ and lots of love

Karuthal, launched by Together We Can, places ‘food boxes’ at strategic locations enabling the  needy to access food for free. The initiative is active in 10 dists, reports Anu Kuruvilla 

published : 31 Jul 2022

Students from Karnataka on mission to create green sanitary pads

A group of Davanagere students is on a mission to produce sanitary napkins and diapers using areca husk to save the Earth

published : 31 Jul 2022