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Mar 29, 2019
Manu S Pillai, author of The Ivory Throne, on 19th century Travancore, political intrigue and book-to-screen adaptationsManu S. Pillai's 2015 historical non-fiction is a captivating narrative of the ruling family of Travancore and a compelling tale of Sethu Lakshmi Bayi, the monarch of the province, in what were the declining years of matrilineal society
Oct 21, 2018
Ram, Janu and Gulbonda: How Tamil movie 96 and social media saved a small Kerala startupCalicut-based Gulbonda makes and sells wooden dolls. Founders Ritwik Mekkayil and Pallavi M talk about how the cast of the movie, and social media, saved the business from closure and the struggles of a small-city startup
Aug 27, 2018
Kerala, After The Flood: Flood-hit families face uncertain future; apartments meant for their relocation await inaugurationIn this episode, we visit Kalluthankadavu, a settlement in Calicut in Kerala that braces for the worst each monsoon.
Aug 25, 2018
Kerala, After The Flood: People from Wayanad, which recorded the largest landslides, recount the devastationIn this episode, we visit Kurichiyarmala, in the hills of Wayanad, which recorded the largest landslides during the floods in Kerala.
Aug 21, 2018
Kerala, after the flood: Residents of northern districts return home to rebuild their lives; for some, going back isn't an optionMost places severely affected by the flood in Northern Kerala are households who depend on groundwater for drinking and cooking purposes. Wells are highly contaminated and instructions have been given to the people to chlorinate the water every week in the coming months.
Jul 15, 2018
Kerala family receives wrong body after mix-up in Abu Dhabi, repatriation of deceased man's body underwayIndian family in Kerala received the wrong body on Saturday after a mix-up in Abu Dhabi, measures to return the right body are being undertaken
May 22, 2018
Priyadarshan's next film, Marakkar: The Lion of the Arabian Sea, to star Mohanlal, Nagarjuna, Paresh Rawal and Suneil ShettyThe upcoming film Marakkar: The Lion of the Arabian sea is touted to be filmmaker Priyadarshan's most expensive film.
Dec 17, 2016
The Curry Coast review: Discover a very different Kerala with Binoo K John's witty, at times poignant bookJust before the turn of the century when Kerala started to tempt the intrepid Indian traveller and began to emerge on India’s tourist map, now senior journalist Binoo K John decided to travel through the region of Malabar, 500 years after Vasco da Gama first landed on the shores of Calicut.