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Jun 25, 2017
Clearing the Cactus WallIn the sixth edition of 'Bards of Resistance', read the powerful poetry of leading Gujarati poet and Dalit activist, Raju Solanki
Jun 23, 2017
The Promised Land: Migration from Kerala shows a steady declineThe latest migration survey shows that emigration from the state to West Asia has reached the inflexion point in 2016. The decreasing trend had started in 2011 with many of the traditional centres of emigration experiencing a decline.
Jun 22, 2017
The Promised Land: Migrant workers endure squalid conditions in KeralaWhen the neo-rich out-migrants came home from the Gulf countries and wanted to build new houses, they could not find enough workers to do the job. Since there was a labour shortage in Kerala, builders went to West Bengal and other north eastern states looking for construction workers.
Jun 21, 2017
The Promised Land: Kerala's female emigrants key reason behind rise in remittancesDemographers feel that the contribution of female emigrants could be one reason for the steady rise in remittances to Kerala despite a surge in the recent reverse flow of emigrants.
Jun 20, 2017
The Promised Land: It's a hard life for children, parents of Kerala's migrant workersMigration may have benefited Kerala but it has made life miserable for the members of their families left behind by the migrants.
Jun 19, 2017
The Promised Land: Tribulations of Kerala's Pakistani citizensMigration has raised the social and economic status of millions of Keralites. But the few hundred Keralites, who had migrated to Pakistan before and after Partition, have been alienated by their homeland.
Jun 18, 2017
A rose of revolt: Two poems in BengaliIn the fourth part, meet Manohar Mouli Biswas — a legend in his own right who holds a mirror to Bengali society
Jun 17, 2017
Narendra Modi calls for reading and library movement across country to bring social changeNarendra Modi called for a reading and library movement across India that would not just make people literate but bring about social and economic change
Jun 16, 2017
39 Indians held hostage by Islamic State in Mosul are alive, 'everything possible' being done: MEA39 Indians, who were taken hostage by Islamic State in 2014, in Mosul, were alive and "everything possible" was being done for their return.
Jun 16, 2017
The Promised Land: The loneliness of the 'Gulf wives' in KeralaIn 2011, 1.01 million women, whose husbands were working in the Gulf, were living in Kerala, according to a study. They constitute nearly 13 percent of the married women in Kerala.