Thousands remain stranded on rooftops after unprecedented monsoon flooding in Kerala.
As the rare virus claims more lives in the Indian state of Kerala, concerns have been raised about the potential of Nipah to become a global health emergency.
8. Stay at the Windemere Estate, Munnar. On the mountainside overlooking the tea plantations, this Indian Heritage Hotel
A photo blog of a day on a dreamboat.. a day cruising the back waters of Gods Country Kerala in a House boat... fresh fish and toddy for lunch!
And then we got three local treats including a Pazham Pori (fried banana or plantain), all for 130 rupees or $1.90. I'll
6. Festa della Sensa - Venice, Italy Cheese rolling: CRW_2941_RJ by michael warren (CC BY 2.0) Every year the tiny Hong Kong
FORT KOCHI The two square miles of the Fort Kochi area are what draw the most visitors to Kerala. Water views are never far
Television images showed people, some clutching children with burn injuries, being taken to hospitals.
KOCHI, India -- When the basic needs of life are denied, resentment against the "other" can fester. Racial, ethnic and religious divisions can be exploited and can erupt into communal violence. But in Kerala, where equality and development are driving forces, peace has become ingrained.
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Once you're visited iconic India's "golden triangle" of Jaipur +Delhi + Agra, your next destination should be the country's exotic southwest Malabar coast.
Thinking about the moments after the buzz of getting married -- when not every waking hour is dedicated to florals, hors d'oeuvres or seating -- can be exciting and wonderful. And especially when you're planning a trip you and your partner will take to celebrate just being together.
For Sam and me, Kerala is the jewel in India's crown: quiet, relatively clean, filled with color and contrast. It is thought that apostle Thomas arrived in Kerala and founded seven churches around 53 AD.
Some 5,000 faithful traveled from Kerala state for the solemn event, which was also streamed live onto screens set up outside
His success in reviving India's handloom industry emboldened Nair to launch an export business. He invented "Bleeding Madras" textiles -- which became the rage in the United States -- and also sparked what would become a multibillion-dollar garment export industry.