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Articles by Haritha John
Articles by Haritha John
Sacred groves of north Kerala: The last refuge for biodiversity
Sacred groves in Kerala temple helped preserve the bio-diversity of the land. While many have disappeared now, in others, temples have grown bigger and wide roads paved through these forest patches.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 13:57
Invasive plant species are creeping into Kerala after the floods
Researchers point out that wild growth of invasive alien plants is a major environmental issue in Kerala, which needs immediate attention.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 11:35
Villages vanish in Kerala's Kollam coast as they succumb to sand mining
In Alappad panchayat, activists estimate that more than 6,000 fishermen families have vacated over the years due to beach erosion, drinking water scarcity and lack of fish availability.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 17:24
Kerala man gives up higher study dreams, turns labourer for wife's cancer treatment
Sachin took up a job as a construction worker to fund the treatment of his wife Bhavya, who has been diagnosed with cancer in the spine.
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 17:30
Acts of love: Kids from T’puram write school notes for students in flood-hit areas
Nearly 200 children took part in the drive, and wrote notes for Class 10 students in flood-ravaged Kuttanad.
Monday, September 10, 2018 - 14:22
Once in a blue bloom: Kerala's famed neelakurinji set for rare mass blossom
The famed neelakurinji (Strobilanthes kunthiana) will burst into flower - a phenomenon that occurs once in 12 years.
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 15:38
‘Nothing more rewarding’: Meet the ‘Ammas’ who fed generations of kids in Kerala schools
From ensuring that each child ate their fill, to quietly packing leftovers for kids from poor families, these Ammas practically raised the students.
Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 11:25
The afterlife of garbage: How Kerala is struggling to deal with its landfills
Kerala is making the slow turnaround to eco-friendly waste disposal but there is a troubling afterlife to its garbage that authorities still have no way to deal with.
Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 10:14
This daily wager has translated 250 short stories, 14 books from Tamil to Malayalam
He has translated works by Thoppil Mohamed Meeran, Perumal Murugan, Salma, G Thilakavathy, Cho Dharman, S Balabharathi and R Madhavan.
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 17:10
Kerala's climate refugees increase as sea eats into coast
The erosion in Valiyathura, Poonthura and Panathura of Thiruvananthapuram seems to be progressive as the beach was not restored.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 16:00