Articles by Kavita Kishore
Dec 08, 2017
As Chennai grapples with erratic weather, amateur weather bloggers help the city stay afloatThe recent deluge of catastrophic weather-related events in Chennai has given rise to a weather blogging community that is more active than any other in the country.
May 19, 2017
Puducherry sees sudden spike in premeditated murders, puts residents, cops on their toesPolitical parties and activists say the police are to blame, and the current government needs to do more.
Apr 06, 2017
Puducherry L-G Kiran Bedi finds herself in corner with political parties clamouring for her ousterWhat started out as a public meeting where the local MLA was not invited has now culminated in a decision to send an all-party delegation to meet the president, prime minister and home minister to ask for Lieutenant-Governor Kiran Bedi’s dismissal.
Mar 08, 2017
International Women's Day 2017: Meet Kalavathy Sridharan, a successful Dalit entrepreneur in Tamil NaduIn the run up to International Women’s Day on 8 March, read about Kalavathy Sridharan, a young dalit entrepreneur from Chennai
Mar 04, 2017
International Women's Day 2017: How S Ranganayaki became Tamil Nadu’s water warrior‘Raja Vaaikal’ Ranganayaki fought alone for a basic need for her entire village – water – and won
Nov 17, 2016
Increase in crimes against senior citizens in Chennai forces them to shift to retirement homesCrime statistics, along with regular media reports of crimes against senior citizens has resulted in many senior citizens feeling unsafe in Chennai and Tamil Nadu.
Aug 17, 2016
Teenage girl in Tamil Nadu set on fire by stalker shows caste cracks in state's social fabricHe now said that if the caste-based parties were involved, this tragedy could have been averted.
Jun 30, 2016
How to be an LG Kiran Bedi style: Crack the whip on cops and govt staff in PuducherryFor the people of Puducherry, the arrival of Bedi, and the reforms she has brought in has made a huge difference in a short period of time.
Jun 06, 2016
In Puducherry, V Narayanasamy is a chief minister whom almost no one wantsIn spite of strong opposition and lobbying within and outside his party the Indian National Congress, V Narayanasamy is all set to take the reins in Puducherry.
May 13, 2016
Artists, dance troupes make hay in Tamil Nadu poll gambolWith little work throughout the year artists and dance troupes in Tamil Nadu make steady money mainly during the elections