Archana Pillai R.
Thiruvananthapuram, March 27, 2015

Cityzen: Of notes, friends, parents and confidence

ARCHANA PILLAI R. ,ENT Surgeon, 35 What is your most prized possession? My dad's handwritten notes. If you were granted a wish,... »
The V.M. Thampi Memorial Library building, Palkkulangara.
Photo: Sharat Sunder Rajeev
Thiruvananthapuram, March 27, 2015

Hidden histories: Hard times for vintage library

Thiruvananthapuram boasts several libraries, with a long history and a collection of several rare books and manuscripts. The Public Library and the Oriental Manuscripts Library, founded by Swati T... »
Students learning clay modelling at a summer camp held at Jawahar Bal Bhavan Photo: S. Mahinsha
Thiruvananthapuram, March 26, 2015

School’s out… let the lessons begin

The countdown has begun and it’s time to kick off into planning mode. Summer holidays are a difficult time for parents; keeping children amused for six weeks or more can prove difficult and can tu... »
Susie Babu, Ice-cream vendor at Shanghumughom beach Photo: Nita Sathyendran
Thiruvananthapuram, March 25, 2015

I am…Susie Babu

Occupation: Ice-cream vendor Would you like a plain cone ice-cream? I have chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry toppings… Or perhaps you would like a strawberry double stick ice-cre... »

Children engrossed in reading books photo:C.V.SUBRAHMANYAM
Thiruvananthapuram, March 27, 2015

Voyages of discovery

Holidays are here again! Have your parents made any plans for you? Well, here’s a plan you can make for yourself, a plan that involves adventure, excitement, fun, games, mystery and fantasy; a... »

Majima Mohan
Thiruvananthapuram, March 27, 2015

Playing Miss Daisy

Although 11 years have passed since she was last seen on screen, many remember Manjima Mohan as the child artiste in movies such as Madhuranombarakkaattu, Sundarapurushan and Priy... »
Anjali Rajan Dileep with a few members of her Apple Story Club
Thiruvananthapuram, March 26, 2015

The story house

Each of us has a story to tell. But once we step into the adult world, our stories lie dormant in us, unheard and untold. Anjali Rajan Dileep was one such grown-up who had forgotten her stories ti... »
Thiruvananthapuram, March 25, 2015

Thumbs up to social media

Like it or not, comment is free, for now. Go ahead forward that joke to your friend or that funny cartoon about politicians….Big brother will not be watching. All thanks to a 24-year-old law studen... »

The five superbikes from the DSK Benelli combine are ready to test the maturity of the Indian bike market »