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Meet Sally Varma, every Kerala stray's fairy dog-mother!  

Over the years, Sally Varma has rescued hundreds of animals. She talks about the rescue work she'd done in Nilambur during recent Kerala Floods

Published on 10th September 2019
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The Chekutty Story: How a doll became a symbol of hope for Kerala's weavers after the floods

It's been a year since the birth of Chekutty dolls. We take a tour down the memory lane, finding out more about the cute little doll, made out of Chendamangalam's handloom clothes

Published on 4th September 2019
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How engineering students from IEEE saved lives by setting up Keralarescue.in

The student volunteers of IEEE Kerala speak about their portal which has helped people through two consecutive disasters — and what their motivation to keep things open source is

Published on 20th August 2019
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Viral 12-year-old displaced by the floods isn't an orphan. But she's still getting a home

Jiju Jacob had previously offered a house to a couple who wanted to adopt the 12-year-old, who was supposedly orphaned

Published on 16th August 2019
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Kerala Floods: Here's how Grama Sabhas can help in avoiding disasters

Ecologist Madhav Gadgil who chaired Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel (WGEEP), which came up with a report that says that the Kerala disasters are also manmade

Published on 16th August 2019
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Books washed away in floods? Kerala Government to replace them for free

The Kerala government's General Education Department has decided to replace books and study materials for the flood victims

Published on 15th August 2019
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To help Kerala couple adopt orphaned 12-year-old girl, this man gifted them a home

The 12-year-old girl, whose photograph had gone viral caught the attention of many, which included Jiju Jacob and Jetheesh 

 

Published on 15th August 2019
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These Kochi students are collecting Rs 30 via GPay to buy pads, diapers for flood victims

The initiative was kickstarted by a few students of Union Christian College, Aluva. the napkins and diapers are sent to Nilambur

Published on 13th August 2019
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For this 29-year-old animal activist in Chennai the most important part of animal rescue is release

Shravan Krishnan tells us how he fulfilled his childhood dream of becoming a wildlife and animal activist and runs his own dispensary now in Chennai

Published on 17th June 2019
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Local self-govt to join hands with engg colleges to improve quality of new projects coming up in aftermath of Kerala floods

As per the concept note prepared by the LSGD, the students who get associated with the projects will not only get mentorship opportunity but also the experience to work in live projects on a real-time

Published on 29th May 2019
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This Kerala tourism institute rehabilitated house sparrows after the floods last year. Here's how       

The nests were built out of scraps for house sparrows across Marayoor in Idukki District right after the Kerala floods

Published on 17th May 2019
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What this mountaineer scaling Mt Aconcagua has to do with building a school in Hyderabad

Hyderabad-based Sphoorti Foundation is in need of funds for a new school and Mountaineer VJ Nagender Rao is going to climb one of the most dangerous peaks of the world to help them do so

Published on 24th April 2019
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Not protesting for communism, but to prevent death of research, says academic who resigned over CUK's research subject restriction

Dr Meena T Pillai, a member of the Central University of Kerala's Board of Studies resigned a few days back, protesting the circular that asked the students to work on subjects of national priority

Published on 23rd March 2019
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Meet the real Padwoman M Muthulakshmi who is distributing eco-friendly sanitary napkins for free to those who can't afford it

M Muthulakshmi is creating a difference in the lives of women and the environment by handing out biodegradable sanitary pads

Published on 26th February 2019
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Have you ever wondered why Collector Bro decided to become an IAS officer? Here's why

IAS officer Prasanth Nair, popularly known as Collector Bro, talks about his journey into the Civil Services and his fascination for films

Published on 21st February 2019

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