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They took a short cut from hell to heaven
The poor can be fleeced easily. Money lenders thrive among them and crime breeds in such a set-up. In the first colony under the one lakh housing scheme, in Kalamassery Municipality, things were bad till Father Varghese Muzhuthettu stepped in. Today, they lead decent lives, thanks to the team effort, finds LEELA MENON
Health
Bad common cold
Come monsoon and it is usual to see children with running noses and fever. Apart from being hit physically, cold and flu can affect the child psychologically too, says DR. C. P. SOMASUNDARAM
Heritage
Heritage Classic tag
The `Malabar House' a signature hotel in Fort Kochi, has been conferred the prestigious `Heritage Classic' certificate, the first hotel in Kerala to attain this stature. PRIYADARSHINI SHARMA finds out what's special about the hotel, whose clientele i s a virtual who's who in the global context, like Bertolucci
Personality
His very being spells `football'
Transient interest in a game is usual. Kids take to cricket in one season, football in another. World Cup fever is a class of its own. But P Sudhakara Varma has body, heart and soul in football, which game he pursues and propagates, sans vested inter ests. K PRADEEP meets this simple man with a mission
Eating Out
Humble puttu goes elite
Eating out has never been better in the city with so many choices for the food buff. People seem to be tired of exotic `alien' dishes. Puttu, an everyday breakfast item, is going places in urban areas. The Hot Plate, a multi cuisine restaurant at ...
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My own web world
It's never too early to stake out your very own corner on the Internet - and many school kids, encouraged by some educational websites, are doing just that.
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