Category: Stories

Building hopes; Kudumbashree to build house for poor woman

Several members of the Kudumbashree Community Development Society at Vadakkekara are all set to build a new house for another woman, a homemaker who is financially distressed. The women will construct the entire house under the supervision of four male workers who are experts in building construction. Odattu Vijayamma, a resident of Vavakadu, will soon […]

Apple to Support Malala Fund’s mission

Apple Developer Academies have decided to support the Malala Fund’s mission to provide education opportunities to girls across the globe. This was confirmed by Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai. She has said that this will help in her mission of free ,safe, quality education. Meeting the young developers at the Apple Developer Academy Malala said […]

Kerala fisherfolk bring back plastic from oceans to build roads

According to industry body FICCI, 43 percent of India’s plastics are used in packaging and are single-use plastic. After being used, most of these plastic particles reaches oceans, where it harms the sea animals and marine wildlife. While the use of plastic is degrading the environment, fisherfolk in Kerala are pulling back plastic from the […]

Kick the goal with a book: Students celebrate reading week with FIFA

Students of Cherthala Govt Girls Higher Secondary School are celebrating reading week with the spirit of FIFA 2018. Here books turn goals for the groups which named after football teams. Students will donate a book in the name of their favourite football player representing a nation’s team to the books basket arranged in the school. […]

New born baby taken in ambulance in record time to save life

An hour-old newborn infant was transported from Manjeri Medial College to Sree Chitra Institute of Medical Sciences in Thiruvananthapuram for heart-related issues, thanks to the determination shown by the ambulance driver Sreejith who covered the distance of 366 km in 5 hrs. The baby was born to a native of Tuvvur in a caesarean delivery. […]