Monthly Archive: January 2009

Making hay while the sun shines 4

Making hay while the sun shines

It is paradoxical that while many of the native Keralites go out to various parts of the country and abroad in search of lucrative jobs and heft pay packs, labourers from neighbouring States like […]

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A day at the 'home of love'

The adage ‘A home away from home’ perfectly conveys the warm and secure feeling one gets at Sneha Bhavan – the home for the destitute children at Palluruthy in Cochin, managed by the Salesians […]

Wish list please 0

Wish list please

Once again it is wedding season in Kerala and most of the wedding halls are choke full with wedding revellers.  People rack their brains in search of innovative gifts as invitation cards get stuffed […]

Hitch hike on a two wheeler taxi 4

Hitch hike on a two wheeler taxi

Do you wish to have a snappy sojourn through the city roads on a two wheeler taxi, which is  rare thing in Kerala? Just call Mr. Mehboob who is operating this novel taxi service […]

A tree hut with a difference 0

A tree hut with a difference

At a casual glance, this tree house might pass off as a chic abode built over a  tree  to exclusively cater to adventure tourism. However on a closer look, you will be surprised to […]

A friend in need is a friend indeed 0

A friend in need is a friend indeed

This could well be a typical scene from a Kerala village road. A packed bus in which  commuters were stacked like sardines screeched to a halt to pick up more passengers. The next available […]

Sky is not the limit 0

Sky is not the limit

Sky need not be the limit when some innovative persons put on their thinking cap! Keralahas always been a fertile land for innovative and creative ideas to take roots. There are associations and clubs […]

Any time is party time 0

Any time is party time

As always, Kerala decked herself up in its finery to usher in a new year of hope and happiness. Hotels and tourism sector had come up with innovative New year programmes to pep up […]