Culture and Lifestyle

How a 24-yr-old from Vijayawada became an international food blogger

Seema Gurnani of Panda Reviewz started the blog in 2016, before Swiggy and Zomato had arrived in Vijayawada.

This new Kerala museum has lifelike wax replicas of Mohanlal, Rajini and others

The new museum, started by Sunil Kandalloor and his brothers who run the famous celebrity wax museum in Pune, has 27 sculptures.

Are you a fan of mysteries? Meet 'Vidathu Karuppu' writer Indra Soundar Rajan

Blaft Publications has come out with a translation of one of his mysteries titled 'Aayakudi Murders'.

Have you seen Netflix's 'Indian Grandma Reacts To'? Meet the Kochi pair in the videos

Sharan Nair and his grandmother Thankam received a call from Netflix after their Instagram videos became popular.

Where to get Thiruvananthapuram's best biryani or porotta? Ask this food reviewer couple

Tara and Amrit run a Facebook page called Couch Potatoes for food reviews and a podcast called Inside a Potato for more.

Plastic poses a major environmental threat: but is it being over-stated?

Why is plastic perceived to be such a significant threat? Part of the answer probably lies in the fact that it’s much harder to accept the kind of life-style changes needed to address the climate crisis than it is to reduce reliance on single use plastic.

Meet the 12-year-old Kerala girl who runs a free library in Kochi

Yashoda learned about library dues and decided to start a free library after she thought about the poor who would not be able to access books to read.

Why should girls have all the fun? Meet Hyderabad's 25-year-old male belly dancer

From people calling him a hijra to being made fun for his choice of art, Sravan is trying hard to break stereotypes surrounding the dance form.

An exhibition of love: Meet the 82-yr-old Kerala artist who learnt painting in her 60s

PS Padmini, who began learning painting in her 60s, is now displaying the work she has done with discarded waste such as broken glass, papers, clothes and more.

How do accidents occur? Kerala 19-yr-old's viral road safety photos shed light

Hafiz Sajeev specialises in capturing that single moment of action, when everything happens.