Category Archives: EP Special

This teacher takes pride in ‘FEED’ing hundreds of children a day

Even though India belongs to the list of fastest growing countries in the world, poverty remains a big concern, leaving hundreds of thousands of people, especially children, without food. Lakhs of people are still living in extremely pathetic situation with empty stomach. Homeless people with no proper

Parallels between Mahabharata and the Biennale: Dr Vishwa Adluri

While the West said art could be anything, the Mahabharata held that art was everything, says indologist Dr Vishwa Adluri Kochi: Pointing out convergences between the ongoing third edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) and the epic Mahabharata, noted philosopher and indologist Dr Vishwa Adluri contended

With a camera, Anija Jalan is reaching for the stars

Anija Jalan dropped the idea of doing masters to pursue her passion. Now, she is one of the successful young startup entrepreneurs in Kerala, creating a niche market in wedding photography Meet Anija Jalan from Cochin, she is one of the finest examples for making

The gap between qualified versus employable

by Nituj Gupta The answer to the above is probably the most sought after. The situation in our country is very ironical. On one hand there are newspapers with employment news which are always filled implies there are several organizations which are paying a good

There are a few good points that have come through in this budget

Arun Jagannathan, Chief Executive Officer of Crack Verbal shares his thoughts on union budget From a higher education perspective, there are a few good points that have come through in this budget. We are looking at someone in his mid-20s who probably wants to take management courses such

An innovation enabling the wheelchair-bound to drive

Kochi: Sometimes a business innovation is more than just a story of creativity. Wheelchair-bound Biju Varghese’s Spince Engineering stall at Vyapar 2017 tells the story of a man’s grit and his resolve to face life’s challenges head on. The 44-year-old, award winning entrepreneur is showcasing

KBF’s Art by Children workshops creating an ecosystem of creativity

Kochi: Drawing inspiration from 1960s artist-driven public space rejuvenation projects in the UK, an art workshop had about 37 students plan, design and build a “semi-permanent” playground at Kuzhuppully beach in Edavanakkad over the past weekend. The space, built by recycling everyday materials, has a