Krishna Menon's 125 Birth anniversary celebrated in London
 London, The 125th  birth anniversary of V K Krishna Menon, former defence minister of India, was celebrated in London  with speakers recalling his contributions to India's independence, particularly "fighting the Lion in its own den." In his opening address, Dr Cyriac Maprayil, Director of the V K Krishna Menon Institute, said "people of Indian origin and friends of India try to remind themselves of the sacrifices

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Krishna Menon Remembrance on 3rd May
London:  Nehru centre London, with the Support of V.K.Krishna Menon Institute is conducting a programme on 3 rd May on the 125 Birth anniversary of V.K.Krishna Menon.  The Programme named remembering V.K Krishna Menon will be held at 3

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Pranab Mukherjee: The politician who rose above politics
  India has had some outstanding presidents; it has also had a few presidents about whom it could be said did not live up to expectations. However, all presidents were decent, honourable people who served the world’s largest democracy mos

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Sixth edition of ZEE JLF at the British Library from Friday 14 - Sunday 16 June 2019
Teamwork Arts, the producer of the iconic Jaipur Literature Festival, presents the sixth edition of ZEE JLF at the British Library as it returns to the UK between Friday 14 and Sunday 16 June 2019. This annual celebration of books, creativity, dialog

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Robert Govender, pioneer of decolonised journalism, announced as recipient of Krishna Menon Award 2019
  The late G D 'Robert' Govender, the South Africa born journalist of the Indian diaspora and pioneer of decolonised journalism, has been named as the recipient of the VK Krishna Menon Award 2019.   During a career spanning nearly 60 yea

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Estuary Island Resort -The Queen of All Beach Resorts
  Recently I revisited the Estuary Island resort.As always i found my stay immensely refreshing and exceptionally rejuvenating not only due to its enchanting and stunning ambience but also due to the additional structural and other innovati

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Gandhi jayanthi Celebrated in London
London: On the 149th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and International Day of Non-Violence, High Commissioner of India, along with former Mayor Councillor Richard Cotton and Mr. CB Patel, Dr.Cyriac Maprayil, (vice chair India League)paid tribut

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Kerala-God’s own country
 As in most parts of the world there are some good and not so good hotels. Kerala, the world's 17th most popular travel destination has been designated as such by the highly respected National Geographic Magazine. Everywhere, particularly in the

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Coorg in Karnataka
Coorg is one of the smallest parts of the large Karnataka state. Yet its peoples have played an extraordinary role in the military history of the country. They have produced some brilliant warriors - the British had a high regard for their physical

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