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From Sana’a to Thiruvananthapuram, a Scholar’s Journey !

Image Courtesy: Times of India Yemeni student, determined to escape the fratricidal violence of his homeland, emerged topper in the MA linguistics examination conducted by the University of Kerala in Thiruvananthapuram. Thirty one-year-old Eassa Ali Mohammed Ali, who won a scholarship … Continue reading

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Thank You TCS, That is One Fine Project!!!

TCS has plans for a campus in Trivandrum’s Technocity, a really, really……. REALLY large one Investment – Rs 3500 crores Built-up Area – 80,00,000 SQFT.(Eight Million) 16,000 global trainees per batch Land Area – 97 acres Sneak Peaks:

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MP of Thiruvananthapuram and Foreign Policy Guru, Dr. Tharoor’s New Book on Geopolitics

After a longish pause, our MP and celebrated litterateur, Dr Tharoor found some time from his busy schedule to pen a new book, outlining India’s prominent position in the evolving and very exciting international story of the 21st century.  The … Continue reading

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Photo: Snow fall at Trivandrum, courtesy Shantigiri Ashram

Shantigiri Ashram entry fee to Snow Pavilion: 40 for adults and 30 for kids Photos by bijupost@yahoo.com

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Book Chat: The Books of Dr. Shashi Tharoor

Biju Parameswaran, a much traveled literary and movie enthusiast writes: . A frontline litterateur who won the prestigious Commonwealth Prize at 35, a leading columnist and speaker exemplar, a keen  history student who rose steadily in the ranks of international … Continue reading

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Sri MK Bhadrakumar IFS, writes….

Sri Bhadrakumar retired from IFS, has held Ambassadorship of India in many capitals of the world and is an influential thinker on national and international affairs.  His line of reasoning usually is one of reconciliation A reference about Thiruvananthapuram in … Continue reading

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Book Chat: Chetan Bhagat’s new novel

Biju Parameswaran, a much traveled literary and movie enthusiast writes: ‘Love is what your parents give you if you clear the IIT exam’ is how a hapless hero defines the emotion in Chetan Bhagat’s fifth and latest novel, Revolution 2020. … Continue reading

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