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Meet Keralite in UK whose translation of S Hareesh’s book “Moustache” secured the prestigious JCB Prize for Literature

By Balagopal

LONDON Nov 24: Jayasree Kalathil has been in the UK for almost two decades working as a researcher, writer and translator. Keralite community would have read so much about Jayasree in the literary world but many wouldn’t have known her as a Keralite living in London. Jayasree was again in the spotlight when the JCB Prize for Literature 2020, India’s most valuable literature prize, was announced this month.
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UUKMA 2021 calendar getting ready: Register now to obtain copies

By A Staff Reporter

LONDON Nov 19: Union of UK Malayalee Associations (UUKMA) have been publishing yearly calendars for the Kerala community in the UK.
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Gayathri Chandrasekar and team to perform at London Dance Fest on Nov 22

By A Staff Reporter

LONDON Nov 19: Cochin Kalabhavan London’s We Shall Overcome team have begun to host the London International Dance Festival from November 15 from 3pm (UK Time) and 8.30pm (India Time) Live on Facebook.
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Cochin Kalabhavan London to host Dance Fest Live on Facebook from Nov 15

By A Staff Reporter

LONDON Nov 14: Cochin Kalabhavan London’s We Shall Overcome team will present a colorful London International Dance Festival from Sunday, November 15 from 3pm (UK Time) and 8.30pm (India Time) Live on Facebook.
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Keralites in UK requests Air India and India govt to begin flights from London Gatwick to Thiruvananthapuram

By A Staff Reporter

LONDON Nov 13: Regular flights from London Heathrow to Kochi, started in the recent times, which are an immense help for the Indians who are from Kerala. However, there are still many Keralites who wish to have an option to fly to the capital city of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, from other areas of London.
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Greater Manchester Malayalee Hindu Community to hold virtual Diwali celebrations on Nov 14

By A Staff Reporter

MANCHESTER NOV 13: The Greater Manchester Malayalee Hindu Community has been celebrating Diwali extensively for the past few years but this year it will not be able to celebrate due to the restrictions imposed by the Covid-19 epidemic.
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CA Joseph appointed president of Malayalam Mission UK Chapter: Secretary Abraham Kurian and office bearers remain unchanged

By Abraham Kurian

LONDON Nov 12: CA Joseph has been appointed as the president of the Malayalam Mission UK Chapter which is affiliated with the Government of Kerala. Secretary Abraham Kurian and other office bearers remain unchanged. An extensive committee has also been formed to mobilize the experts, including an expert committee and an advisory committee to oversee Malayalam Mission UK Chapter.
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S Mridula Devi to give talk on ‘Paluva’ language on Nov 14 at 4pm as part of Malayalam Drive in UK

By A Staff Reporter

LONDON Nov 12: As part of the Malayalam Drive launched by Malayalam Mission UK Chapter, S Mridula Devi, eminent poet, Dalit activist and editor of Paadabhedam magazine, will give a talk on ‘Relevance of Paluva (Paraya) Language in Malayalam’ on Saturday, November 14 at 4 pm (9.30 pm Indian time).
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Soldier who brutally attacked Keralite taxi driver jailed for 9 years and nine months

By A Staff Reporter

LONDON Nov 8: A soldier, who carried out a vicious and unprovoked attack on a Keralite taxi driver Noby James (43), was sentenced for nine years and nine months’ imprisonment, North Yorkshire Police reported last week.
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Keralite school girl, 11, from Kent scores the highest possible mark in Mensa IQ test

By A Staff Reporter

ROCHESTER (Kent) Nov 6: Elaina Jinu Paddy, 11 year old school girl from Kent, scored the maximum score in British Mensa IQ test and gained membership into the world’s oldest and most famous high IQ society-Mensa.
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