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Raja ban gaya gentleman!
The city will soon have a new resident - Raja, a giraffe. PRAKASAM K. UNNI travels with the team that brings the giraffe from the Mysore zoo to Thiruvananthapuram, and writes...


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People entrusted with the protection of animals could at times be obstacles to animal conservation. The officials of the Thiruvananthapuram zoo who accompanied the giraffe, Raja, from Mysore to Thiruvananthapuram, learnt this lesson at the ...
Zoo story
"Raja belongs to the stock of giraffes that were received from the Carl Hagen Beck zoo in Germany in 1987. He was born on May 5, 2000," says S. C. Valandikar, director.
Lifestyle
Living in style
The intricate jharokhas with a stunning combination of wood and marble reflect regal splendour in the home of Remani and Mathew Daniel
The other side of midnight
`Pathira furniture' is a place where you can buy the furniture of your choice at an incredibly low price.
In black and white
Hand-printed designer wear by Varnachithra is not just distinctive. It's value for money too.
Personality
The RKN I knew...
He was a literary genius and a simple man. A personal tribute to R.K. Narayan, on his first death anniversary.
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The rules of the road
IT WAS one of those parties where the crowd drifted in well past the stated hour. And, as usual, the traffic in the city was blamed and conversation, as has become usual these days, turned to the chaotic state of affairs on the city's roads. In ...
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Lip-smacking fare
TV has changed the eating habits in many homes. With these simple yet tasty recipes, you can enjoy a substantial meal while watching your favourite programmes. They can be prepared beforehand and warmed up before serving. Hard-boiled eggs ...
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