Stray Kerala Dogs Face Keyhole Surgery to Control Birth Rate
The killing of stray dogs in Kerala, has prompted the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) and the Cochin Corporation to promote Animal Birth Control (ABC) by starting a keyhole surgery drive for stray dogs to control their reproductive ability.
M.K. Sethumadhavan, Distr...
Ayurveda Resorts in Kerala Gear Up for the Monsoon Season
With the monsoons making a grand entry into Kerala, tourist resorts and ayurvedic spas are all ready with rejuvenating health packages. The rainy season, experts say, is the best time for Ayurvedic treatment.
Although Ayurveda evolved centuries ago in India, it has only in recent years tha...
Well-known Kerala Actor, Mohanlal, Turns AIDS Activist
The popular south Indian Actor, Mohanlal, who has built an enviable reputation in the Malayalam movie industry, has decided to take// up a cause that is close to his heart- AIDS. Mohanlal will be the goodwill ambassador for the Kerala
State Aids Control Society.
In a state where five HIV+ve chi...
Five HIV-positive Children Ousted from Kerala School
Five HIV-positive children were turned out of a school in Kerala
after protests from parents of other children. //
The MDLP School near Pampady district dismissed the children Wednesday after people threatened to withdraw their children from the school if the infected children continued to stu...
'Experts Confusing us on Chikungunya': Kerala CM
With over 65 people dead and close to 100,000 people affected by chikungunya, a viral fever caused by mosquitoes//, Kerala
Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Tuesday blamed experts for confusing the state government on the nature of the disease.
"Experts are confusing us because some say that i...
Class 4 literacy to be attained by a Kerala village
Nilambur in Malappuram district of Kerala
is all set to become the first village in the country where all would be Class 4-literate//. Some of the credit would go to the ace filmmaker Aryadan Shoukat. According to him, 1,500 residents of that village in the age group 15-50 have not passed Class 4 a...
Medical Course in Kerala is Beyond the Reach of NRI's
The hike in fees for medical seats reserved for non-resident Indians (NRIs) in Kerala
has made pursuing medicine beyond the reach of Keralites living abroad//, said a senior Congress leader here.
Senior Congress legislator K.C. Joseph condemned the new bill floated by the Left Democratic Fron...
Ayurveda Massage Centres in Kerala to be Regulated
Ayurvedic massage parlours in Kerala, which are immensely popular with foreign and domestic tourists, will soon come under the government scanner, Health Minister// P.K. Sreemathy said Saturday.
While tourist resorts offering ayurveda massage do roaring business during the peak monsoon season,...
International conference on Ayurveda to be held on Kerala
On the global ayurveda submit to be held on Friday about 100 delegates are proposed to participate from all parts of the world like Russia, Italy, Brazil, Britain and south Korea//.
Scientist and research scholars of all leading Indian university and academic institutions will participate in t...
Brain drain of dentists from Kerala to Britain
In an attempt to fulfill the shortage of Dentists in Britain, many Indian dentists, particularly those in Kerala, are busy training for an examination that could get them jobs abroad. //
Amit Patel, joint managing director of the Karnataka-based Manipal Bapuji Postgraduate Medical (& Dental) F...