Articles by KA Shaji

The Kenneth Anderson Nature Society has been demanding that the Melagiri region in Tamil Nadu be declared a wildlife sanctuary named after him.
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 16:10
People in seventy percent of the local bodies in the state are now facing extreme water scarcity and depend on water-carrying trucks.
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 09:13
While six rich families in the village own the wetlands, young members of 50 other families in the locality work as labourers to pluck and transport the flowers to the temples.
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 18:37
Once a notorious hunter and illicit hooch manufacturer, Baiju K Vasudevan later reformed and turned into a passionate protector of animals of the Athirappilly forest.
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 19:23
Kalimooppan began a lonely legal battle when an upper-caste neighbour forcibly usurped his land flouting all laws preventing alienation of tribal lands.
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 13:18
The hideout of former forest brigand Veerappan, in Male Mahadeshwara hills of southern Karnataka, is now turning into a tiger reserve with almost two dozen big cats prowling around.
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 11:17
Botanist Janaki Ammal’s contributions to Botany are immense, yet her work has gone largely unrecognised outside academic circles.
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 17:09
Attappady tribals deserve better than mere sloganeering focusing on the manipulated magnanimity of the Chief Minister and the opposition leader.
Friday, May 17, 2019 - 12:20
Habitat destruction caused by large-scale encroachments force palm civets, an endangered species, to move into towns and areas inhabited by human beings.
Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 19:16
Dr Nalla Thampi Thera Paramananda who contested against Indira Gandhi in Rae Bareli secured over 9000 votes in the 1977 election.
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 14:44