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In South India, Drought Pushes Farmers And Their Families Into Debts, Demeaning Labour

In South India, Drought Pushes Farmers And Their Families Into Debts,...

Chennai: One of the worst droughts in decades across south India is forcing tens of thousands of farmers and labourers to take out loans to survive,...
Kerala Experiencing An Over-diagnosis Of Thyroid Cancer, Say Scientists

Kerala Experiencing An Over-diagnosis Of Thyroid Cancer, Say Scientists

Los Angeles: An upsurge of thyroid cancer cases in Kerala is causing angst among doctors. Scientists are now suggesting that it is merely a case...
Kerala’s Progress Has Not Reached Its Tribal Belts. Here’s Why

Kerala’s Progress Has Not Reached Its Tribal Belts. Here’s Why

By Sreedevi RS/ IndiaSpend.org Maruthi and her husband Vellangiri are still mourning for their infant son who lived only four-and-a-half-hours after birth in 2014. Maruthi,...
Kerala Farmers Going Back To Traditional System To Beat The Climate Change

Kerala Farmers Going Back To Traditional System To Beat The Climate...

Kuttanad: Farmer Moncy Joseph, who grows rice on land below sea level in Kerala's Kuttanad region, is determined not to be beaten by climate...
In Kerala Budget, Free Medicines For Lifestyle Diseases

In Kerala Budget, Free Medicines For Lifestyle Diseases

Thiruvananthapuram: Finance Minister Thomas Issac, while presenting the budget for 2017-18 in the Kerala assembly on Friday, announced free medicines for people suffering from lifestyle...
School Girls Force A Liquor Shop To Shut In Kerala

School Girls Force A Liquor Shop To Shut In Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Displaying true girl power, around 100 school girls forced a government liquor outlet to shut shop in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram. "Who wants a...
Kerala’s Digital Push To Centralise Medical Status Of All

Kerala’s Digital Push To Centralise Medical Status Of All

Thiruvananthapuram:  The medical status of residents of Kerala will soon be available at the click of a mouse, the state Health Minister said on...
Tobacco Main Cause Of High Lung Cancers In North Kerala, Finds Study

Tobacco Main Cause Of High Lung Cancers In North Kerala, Finds...

Kozhikode: Tobacco use is said to be the cause of high incidence of lung cancers in north Kerala districts of Kozhikode, Kannur and Kasargod,...
Kerala To Become A ‘Child Friendly State’, Resolves UNICEF

Kerala To Become A ‘Child Friendly State’, Resolves UNICEF

Thiruvananthapuram: UNICEF has resolved to make Kerala a 'child friendly state' and effort is to achieve the goal with sustainable development in coming years. Speaking...
The Lesser-Known ‘Depressive’ Side Of Kerala

The Lesser-Known ‘Depressive’ Side Of Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Around nine per cent people in Kerala, belonging to different age groups, are suffering from mental depression, according to a recent survey. Besides depression,...