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Dancing For The Gods

Kalamandalam Geethanandan lived and died his art – Ottanthulal – an ancient dance form originating in Kerala Kalamandalam Geethanandan always wanted Ottanthulal – a centuries-old dance and poetic performance in Kerala – to be considered next to divine. “We have worked closely for the last two decades. He was person who fought for the dignity […]…

The Lede Exclusive – Migrants Are Not Second Class Citizens: Shashi Tharoor to The Lede

In an exclusive interview with The Lede, MP Shashi Tharoor says the government’s move to introduce orange passports for Indian migrants is an “offensive” move A decision to change the colour of passport for Indian migrants depending on their educational and economic status is like treating them as a second-class citizen, which reflects a discriminatory mind-set […]…

Transport Strike Part 2 in South India

 After Tamil Nadu, pensioners of the Kerala transport Corporation are demanding their unpaid pensions and other dues which have been pending for months now Muraleedharan K, a retired mechanic from the Kerala State Transport Corporation, now has faith only in Lord Muruga, a Hindu deity. “Whenever pain worsens, I take a little Vibuthi (ash) collected […]…

India, Kuwait Should Be Ashamed: International Trade Union Chief

In an exclusive interview to The Lede, the chief of the International Trade Union Confederation, Sharan Burrow slammed both governments Responding exclusively to The Lede’s story on over 5000 Indian migrant workers stranded in Kuwait for the last 18 months without any pay, proper food and shelter, Sharan Burrow, chief of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITCU) […]…

Military Ammunition Found In Civilian Area In Kerala By Rejimon Kuttappan

Claymore mines, bullets and AK-47s manufactured for and by the Army recovered from northern Kerala Kerala police is associating with central agencies and investigating whether any ‘terror groups’ are ‘connected’ to the findings of military ammunition from a civilian area in northern Kerala “We are investigating those angles too, whether any groups are involved or […]…