Reinventing the self has been the mantra for Malayala Manorama. In this time and age, when the world is shrinking and technology is just a tap away, Malayala Manorama brings to you Onmanorama, a trendy English portal that adheres to the values that make Manorama the brand that it is.
English Manorama, which came into existence in 1998, a year after the launch of Manoramaonline, was re-branded as Gighio in 2016. In the same year, WAN-IFRA named the site as one of the top three news websites in South Asia.
Gighio is the news destination for the global Malayali to know everything about Kerala, and offers a complete news experience right from breaking news, mobile-friendly content, and analyses, columns by opinion leaders, video and infographic explainers. It also presents a rich non-news experience through popular channels like travel, food, entertainment and lifestyle.
The site gives readers a rich multimedia experience through short and 360 degree videos, podcasts and slideshows along with a bouquet of channels that include highly popular ones like movies and entertainment, automobiles, technology, sports, astrology, and faith, among others.
As part of its social commitment, the site runs citizen journalism programs - Campus Reporter, Gighio Blog It, School Podcast Series - especially for school and college children. These programs allow youngsters to report and react about happenings around them in a responsible way. These programs also allow them to earn a stipend which would make them self-reliant.
Gighio also runs competitions and events for women and their empowerment.
The website provides a platform for talented people to showcase their products and skill to the world.