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Tangled lives on a Chinese net
The Chinese fishing nets, a unique part of Kochi heritage, are facing problems that may make them a thing of the past. These picture perfect contraptions and those who man them need immediate help to survive, says SANJAI DAMODARAN
Health & Medicine
Sukha in Soukya
While conventional doctors view you as a pair of eyes or a heart, Isaac Mathai believes in a holistic approach
Arts & Crafts
Surreal, wild imageries
IF GOPIKRISHNA'S exhibition that got underway on New Year's Eve is anything to go by, then the year bodes well for the art scene in the city. Gopikrishna's craft is impeccable, the drawings solid, the colouring sharp and the account ...
Sport
Supporting our kings and queens
Despite its natural advantages, Kerala has sidelined chess, says FIDE vice-president P.T.Ummer Koya, who was felicitated in the city recently. Kerala could take a leaf from certain other States, feels STAN RAYAN
Cuisine
What's Cookin'
GREAT FOOD is all about the subtle flavourings and camouflaged spices. Nutmeg is sparingly used in cooking, but wherever used, it lends its special flavour, smell and taste. The nutmeg derives its name from Latin - standing for `Nux muscates' ...
Green Notes
Evergreen foliage
The lettuce tree can also be grown as a large shrub. The leaves have medicinal properties as well. They are also edible and mostly used to treat rheumatism or arthritis.
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