• Having a Field Day October 12, 2011

    KOCHI: At 94, Vidyasagar, is a content man. At a time when Kudumbasree units and citizens groups are rediscovering farming in the state, this nonagenarian stood by the vocation all through its rise and fall. The first Karshakasree Award winner in the state, Vidyasagar single handedly maintained 60 acres of...
  • Buffaloes eat away dream tourism project October 12, 2011

    KOCHI: The first phase of the eco-tourism project at Perunthuranchi Manalppurum at Aluva is complete but only on paper.The Irrigation Department has given the certificate of completion to the contractor and the report was submitted to the DTPC. All was well. But go to the island and all you will...
  • Small is big in publishing now September 19, 2011

    Kochi: The likes of Chetan Bhagat and Amish Tripathi might be making waves in the literary scene of the country, but in Kerala too, young writes and first-timers are not far behind. With a plethora of small scale publishing houses and little magazines cropping up across the state and an...