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Migrant Children To Be Part Of ‘Balasabhas’ In Kerala

Migrant Children To Be Part Of ‘Balasabhas’ In Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Children of migrant labourers, who come to Kerala in search of jobs, will soon be part of 'Balasabhas' under state-run women self-help group Kudumbashree. 'Balasabhas'...
Kerala Man Who Cannot Hear Or Speak Rides Motorcycle In 3 Countries To Prove A Point

Kerala Man Who Cannot Hear Or Speak Rides Motorcycle In 3...

Coimbatore: A hearing and speech impaired man from Kerala travelled around 16,000 km in India and two neighbouring countries in 61 days on a motorcyle. His...
Sex Change No Longer Taboo In Kerala, Say Doctors

Sex Change No Longer Taboo In Kerala, Say Doctors

Kochi: Sex change surgery is no longer a taboo and people are coming forward with inquiries, say prominent plastic surgeons in Kerala, giving the...
More Kerala Mothers Breastfeeding Children Within First Hour Of Delivery, Shows Study

More Kerala Mothers Breastfeeding Children Within First Hour Of Delivery, Shows...

Thiruvananthapuram: The number of mothers who breastfeed their babies within one hour of birth has increased in Kerala, according to a latest survey. About two-third...
In Kerala, Urban Homeless May Soon Get Shelters

In Kerala, Urban Homeless May Soon Get Shelters

Thiruvananthapuram: Homeless poor, wandering and sleeping in city streets, will soon get a shelter in Kerala, with the state government drawing up a sustainable...
Kerala’s Plan To Become Hunger And Malnutrition Free

Kerala’s Plan To Become Hunger And Malnutrition Free

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala government will collaborate with the United Nations' World Food Programme (WFP) to make the state 'hunger and malnutrition-free'. Kerala has been selected by the...
Families Without Toilets In ‘Open Defecation Free’ Kerala

Families Without Toilets In ‘Open Defecation Free’ Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala: Last year in November, Kerala was declared open defecation free by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. It was the third state in India...
In Drought-Hit Kerala, 300 Women Dug 195 Wells In A Year

In Drought-Hit Kerala, 300 Women Dug 195 Wells In A Year

Digging wells has traditionally been considered a man’s job in India. However, a group of 300 women from Kerala, are wading the uncharted waters....
In Kochi, Transgenders Will Work Where They Once Begged

In Kochi, Transgenders Will Work Where They Once Begged

Kochi, Kerala: To ensure transgender people in India get a dignified livelihood, Kochi Metro Rail in Kerala has come forward to hire them. From ticketing,...
In Kerala, Bricks From Pongala Offerings To Be Used To Build Homes For Poor

In Kerala, Bricks From Pongala Offerings To Be Used To Build...

Thiruvananthapuram: Pongala offerings made at the Attukal Devi temple in makeshift brick stoves are turning out to be a blessing for those without homes as...