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Why Auroville Inhabitants Feel Their Human Unity Experiment Is Under Threat

Why Auroville Inhabitants Feel Their Human Unity Experiment Is Under Threat

Dec 13, 2021

In the middle of the eco-friendly habitat, residents have woken up to a shock of the construction of a Crownway road which threatens to damage the ambience of Auroville - a quaint experiment of Human Unity.

Struggle For A Gender-Inclusive Dress Code In Kerala

Struggle For A Gender-Inclusive Dress Code In Kerala

Nov 20, 2021

A teacher has refused to accept a job offer as the institution insisted that she wear saree on campus. Meanwhile, a government school has introduced gender-neutral uniform for its students, perhaps the first such instance in the country.

Manjamma Jogathi: A Journey From Pain To Liberation

Manjamma Jogathi: A Journey From Pain To Liberation

Nov 16, 2021

Manjamma Jogathi is today known as Matha B Manjamma Jogathi, the transgender dancer who received Padma Shri for her contribution to art. Here's her journey so far.

Kerala Art Exhibition Explores Hope And Despair In Post-Covid World

Kerala Art Exhibition Explores Hope And Despair In Post-Covid World

Oct 27, 2021

‘Lokame Tharavadu’ contemporary art exhibition showcases works of known and unknown faces.

'I Don’t Hate My Attackers Like I Don’t Hate The Axe They Used To Chop My Hand': TJ Joseph

'I Don’t Hate My Attackers Like I Don’t Hate The Axe They Used To Chop My Hand': TJ Joseph

Sep 20, 2021

Kerala professor TJ Joseph, whose hand was chopped off by Islamic fanatics, speaks about his autobiography ‘A Thousand Cuts,’ why he doesn’t hate his attackers and how he hopes for a better tomorrow.

Inside Kerala’s Pazhur Village – Where Nipah Broke Out And Was Contained

Inside Kerala’s Pazhur Village – Where Nipah Broke Out And Was Contained

Sep 18, 2021

A discipline earned while tackling Covid-19 may have saved Kerala from a wide outbreak of Nipah. Despite thin resources, the state health machinery kicked in to put checks in place. The outbreak, most probably spiraled out of bat-bitten Rambutan fruits.

Payyoli Express Remembers The Flying Sikh

Payyoli Express Remembers The Flying Sikh

Jun 25, 2021

Olympian PT Usha shares her memories of the late Milkha Singh

Lakshadweep Filmmaker: Bioweapon Remark Was A Mistake, But I Was Entrapped

Lakshadweep Filmmaker: Bioweapon Remark Was A Mistake, But I Was Entrapped

Jun 15, 2021

Lakshadweep-based filmmaker Aisha Sultana has been booked for sedition for alleging that bioweapons were used spreading Covid-19 in the islands

New Rules Will Destroy Island's Way Of Life : Padma Shri Ali Manikfan

New Rules Will Destroy Island's Way Of Life : Padma Shri Ali Manikfan

Jun 03, 2021

If the mainland’s culture is imposed upon the island, the islanders would have to move out from the island, says the multi-faceted marine researcher

Administrator Attempting Land Grab In The Guise Of Development: Lakshadweep MP

Administrator Attempting Land Grab In The Guise Of Development: Lakshadweep MP

May 30, 2021

'Liquor and beef are just diversion tactics, land is the administrator’s main ambition,' says Lakshadweep MP Mohammed Faizal PP

We Would Have Got Killed Had We Raised Our Body: DD Cameraman Who Survived Maoist Ambush

We Would Have Got Killed Had We Raised Our Body: DD Cameraman Who Survived Maoist Ambush

Oct 31, 2018

Mormukut Sharma, whose video from the ambush site went viral, reveals even more dreadful stories from the ground.

JNU Verdict Shows Rejection Of Hindutva Politics: Prakash Karat

JNU Verdict Shows Rejection Of Hindutva Politics: Prakash Karat

Sep 17, 2018

It is a strong message by the student community against the attempt to destroy the academic and democratic character of the university, he said.

A Closed Kingdom: Kerala’s Tribals Aren’t Getting Vital Post-Flood Aid

A Closed Kingdom: Kerala’s Tribals Aren’t Getting Vital Post-Flood Aid

Sep 06, 2018

When Kerala faced its worst flood in a century, the tribal population was first in the firing line. But forest officials are forbidding relief workers and media from entering Adivasi colonies.

Thus ‘Meesha’ Becomes A Legend

Thus ‘Meesha’ Becomes A Legend

Sep 05, 2018

Upholding freedom of the writer’s imagination, SC has dismissed petition seeking ban on Malayalam novel 'Meesha'. But, more intriguing would be to see what impact it will have on ‘the curious mix of politics, business and literature’ unraveled out of this row

How Kerala Police Scripted A New Tale Of Heroism And Compassion In Times Of State’s Worst Floods

How Kerala Police Scripted A New Tale Of Heroism And Compassion In Times Of State’s Worst Floods

Aug 31, 2018

From leading the rescue operations to cleaning up the flood-affected houses, the men in khaki uniform put up a brave and humane face in times of the calamity.

Kerala Floods: Even US Receives Foreign Aid, Why Can't India, Asks Lok Sabha MP Kunhalikutty

Kerala Floods: Even US Receives Foreign Aid, Why Can't India, Asks Lok Sabha MP Kunhalikutty

Aug 24, 2018

"Only the friendly countries will come forward to help us. We should give help and we should accept help. There should be a policy like that," said the three-time industries minister of Kerala.

The Damn Floods: Kerala’s Monster Monsoon Leaves Us With A Deluge Of Questions

The Damn Floods: Kerala’s Monster Monsoon Leaves Us With A Deluge Of Questions

Aug 23, 2018

Why does nearly every ‘natural’ disaster hit us on such a scale? What are we doing wrong? Who’s guilty? Kerala’s monster monsoon leaves us with a deluge of questions.

Vajpayee Is The Greatest Prime Minister Of India After Jawaharlal Nehru: T.K.A. Nair

Vajpayee Is The Greatest Prime Minister Of India After Jawaharlal Nehru: T.K.A. Nair

Aug 17, 2018

Served in the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) during the tenure of I.K. Gujral and Manmohan Singh, the former top bureaucrat tells Outlook that he is not comparing one with the other as three of them were great men in their own way

Kerala Floods: Situation Out Of Hands, Govt Has Failed, Army Should Take Over Rescue Ops, Says Ramesh Chennithala

Kerala Floods: Situation Out Of Hands, Govt Has Failed, Army Should Take Over Rescue Ops, Says Ramesh Chennithala

Aug 16, 2018

Chennithala, however, said that he does not want to criticise the state government at this hour of crisis.

Umar Khalid Says Those Who Spread Hatred Responsible For Attack On Him

Umar Khalid Says Those Who Spread Hatred Responsible For Attack On Him

Aug 13, 2018

"I hold responsible certain spokespersons of the ruling party and certain television anchors," he told Outlook

After His Book On Hinduism, Tharoor’s Pitch For Muslims In India

After His Book On Hinduism, Tharoor’s Pitch For Muslims In India

Aug 11, 2018

In a recent lecture he delivered in Delhi, Tharoor batted for a moderate view of Islam while projecting three examples from the life of Kerala IUML patron, late Panakkad Syed Mohammedali Shihab Thangal, including a story that was published in Outlook

Kerala Church Scandal: Sin In The Box

Kerala Church Scandal: Sin In The Box

Jun 28, 2018

A confession in church allegedly resulted in a Kerala woman being sexually exploited for years by priests

Kejriwal’s Demand For Full Statehood To Delhi Is An Issue Larger Than Anti-Corruption: Atishi Marlena

Kejriwal’s Demand For Full Statehood To Delhi Is An Issue Larger Than Anti-Corruption: Atishi Marlena

Jun 15, 2018

Aam Admi Party leader Atishi Marlena, who has served as an adviser to the deputy chief minister of Delhi, talks to Outlook on the current protest by AAP government.

Good, Bad and Googly: How Political Leaders Are Split In Views About Pranab At RSS Event

Good, Bad and Googly: How Political Leaders Are Split In Views About Pranab At RSS Event

Jun 07, 2018

It’s not just the political parties across the spectrum that are divided on opinions about ex-President’s Nagpur visit; even Congress leaders don’t have a uniform take on the matter

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