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    Sija Sivadas

    Sija is a freelance writer and translator. She previously worked with The New Indian Express group and Reporter channel.

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    Fish Country's Favorite Dish 


    Ayala porichathundu

    Karimeen varuthathundu

    Kudampuli ittu vacha nalla chemmeen curryundu

    Thumbapoo niramulla…

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    Recreating a Legend


    It was a rain-soaked evening. Around 7 p.m., a crowd, drenched in the downpour, was heading toward a huge tent erected at the Kozhikode Medical College ground.…

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    The Tragedies We Create


    When about a dozen people lost their lives in a boat accident off Fort Kochi last year, Justice K. Narayana Kurup felt a sense of righteous anger. He wished…

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    The Gains of Labor


    It’s a pleasant February evening in Kochi. Rendition of Rag Chandrakauns by Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, accompanied by Ustad Zakir Hussain, adds to the…