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Increasing The Legal Marriage Age Of Women: Presenting Both Sides Of The Coin

It was during a random conversation I had with my friend that I came across this recent proposal by the Union Ministry...

The ‘Aan-Penn’ Paradox!

Every Malayali household has its own set of rules and remarks when it comes to boys and girls in the family. There...

When True Emotions Meet Fashion, You Get Sharmila’s ‘Almirah’ Project

This is not a fashion piece. This is, in fact, the story of Sharmila's Almirah Project and the emotions of a woman.

Do We Need Social Media Classes in School?

This is a follow-up to the article The School That’s Transforming Minds of Malayali Students. To understand the full context of this...

The School That’s Transforming Minds of Malayali Students

Back in February 2020, when life was still normal and “social distancing” was an unknown phenomenon, I was in my hometown for...

The Post-wedding Shoot That Woke Up Kerala’s Moral Policing Vigilantes

A couple from Kerala ended up becoming the victims of cyberbullying and moral policing when they decided to do something different for...

Munshi: Ever-rolling Nostalgia

2000s: Your grandparents hijack the TV at 6 PM to watch their daily soap routine. But then, you hear a familiar sound...

Professions Our Parents Threatened Us With When We Got Bad Grades

“Aaraam class. Sixth grade. Ninte jeevithathile ettavum velya moment!”, said K.T Mirash from Salt n Pepper. We have pretty much heard the...

Akkitham Achuthan: The Man Who Spoke Through Poetry

In the words of Akkitham Achuthan, “ഒരു കണ്ണീര്‍കണം മറ്റുള്ളവര്‍ക്കായ് ഞാന്‍ പൊഴിക്കവെ  ഉദിക്കയാണെന്നാത്മാവില്‍ ആയിരം സൂര്യമണ്ഡലം