An elephant, returning from the 'Anayootu' ceremony, ran amok in Thrissur city on Saturday, injuring its mahouts and causing panic for around three hours. Snapshots from the city's panic-striken streets.
For the many young Florence Nightingales from Kerala State tending the sick at numerous hospitals around the country and the globe - Thiruvonam 2014 falling on September 7 is to reverentially celebrate minus the luxury of getting to their hometowns. Text & photos: P.V. Sivakumar.