Sunday, November 18, 2018

Kozhikode News

Noted Malayalam poet M.N Paloor passes away

Well-known Malayalam poet M.N Paloor passed away at his residence at Kovoor in Kozhikode on Tuesday, family sources said.The 86-year old poet, recipi...

Three cyber police stations to be set up in Kerala

Concerned over the rise in online crimes, the Kerala government decided to set up three cyber police stations at Ernakulam, Thrissur and Kozhikode. A...

Teacher's sexist remarks trigger 'watermelon' protest

A few women in Kerala got their Facebook accounts blocked after they carried out a ‘topless’ protest on the social network, protesting a ...

Authorities say security measures at Calicut airport are effective

Authorities at the Calicut International Airport at Karipur, near here, today said security measures at the airport were effective, in light of alleg...

CPI(M) functionary among 6 held for kicking pregnant woman

A four months pregnant woman was allegedly assaulted by six people, including a CPI(M) functionary, over a land dispute following which she had to un...

Mohanlal, P.T Usha conferred with D.Litt by Calicut University

Malayalam cine star Mohanlal and former sprint queen P.T Usha were conferred with Honorary D.Litt degrees by the Calicut University on Monday. Kerala...

14-yr-old girl dies of diphtheria in Kannur

A 14-year-old girl from Peravoor in Kannur died of diphtheria on Tuesday morning. The deceased, identified as Sreeparvathy, was under treatment in a ...

All-party meet on Nov 6 over LNG project of GAIL

A meeting of the local leaders of various political parties and other organisations will be held in Kozhikode on November 6 in a bid to allay the fea...

GAIL project restarts in Kerala with police protection

Notwithstanding protests against the GAIL’s LNG project at Mukkam in Kozhikode, work to lay pipeline for the project restarted today with polic...

Protest against GAIL project turns violent

The protests by the residents of Mukkom in Kozhikode district against the GAIL pipeline project turned violent on Wednesday with the people clashing ...

Noted Malayalam writer Punathil Kunjabdulla passes away

Award-winning Malayalam writer Punathil Kunjabdulla passed away at a private hospital in Kozhikode on Friday. He was 77. He is regarded as one of the...

Kodiyeri Balakrishnan’s 'yatra' in Mini Cooper sparks controversy

The ‘Jana Jagratha Yatra’, led by CPI(M) state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, sparked a controversy on Wednesday with IUML and BJP lead...

CMP general secretary K.R Aravindakshan no more

Communist Marxist Party (CMP)  general secretary K.R Aravindakshan passed away at a private hospital in Kozhikode on Wednesday morning. He was 66. Ar...

New team from Kerala to play in I-League

A new club from Kerala, to be based in Kozhikode, will take part in the upcoming I-League season, the All India Football Federation announced. The AI...

Spicejet aircraft skids, veers off runway while landing

Sixty-eight passengers on board a Spicejet aircraft from Chennai had a miraculous escape when it skidded and veered off the runway while landing at t...

CPI(M) office set on fire in Kozhikode

The CPI(M) office in nearby Vadakara was set ablaze by unidentified persons in the early hours of Friday. No casualty was reported, police said. The ...

Dress code: Woman drops plan to join teaching course

A Muslim woman has dropped her plan to join a teacher training course at an institute in neighbouring Malappuram district after the institution told ...

Kerala govt to clear debts of farmer who committed suicide

The Kerala government on Wednesday decided to clear the debts of a farmer who allegedly committed suicide last month outside Village Administration O...

JD(U) can’t be ignored politically by both Kerala fronts: Veerendra Kumar

The JD(U) cannot be ignored in Kerala by both the ruling LDF and the opposition UDF, as the party is still capable of changing the political scenario...

Farmer's suicide: Village assistant surrenders

A village assistant, suspended for allegedly abetting suicide of a farmer in Kozhikode district of Kerala last week, has surrendered before police. P...

Alleging harassment by officials, farmer commits suicide

A farmer allegedly committed suicide outside a village office in Kerala’s Kozhikode district on Wednesday night. Joy, 57, of Chakkittapara village wa...

Kerala man who 'joined' IS reportedly killed in Afghanistan

A man from Kerala, who was suspected to have joined terror outfit Islamic State (IS), has reportedly been killed in Afghanistan, A photograph of the ...

Kerala boy tops CBSE Class 12 exam in disabled category

The son of an auto-rickshaw driver in Kerala emerged as the topper in the disabled category by scoring 98% in the Class 12 board examination 2017 con...

M.P Veerendra Kumar presented G Ramanujam award 2016

Eminent Malayalam author and journalist M.P Veerendra Kumar was presented the G Ramanujam award for 2016, by the Indian National Trade Union Congress...

Veerendra Kumar awarded K. Chandrasekharan Memorial award

M.P Veerendra Kumar was presented with the seventh K. Chandrasekharan Memorial Award for his contribution to the nation as a socialist. Former Kerala...

Etihad Airways adds 4th flight on Kozhikode-Abu Dhabi route

The Gulf carrier Etihad Airways expanded its services to Kerala with the launch of an additional flight on the Kozhikode-Abu Dhabi route. Etihad Airw...

Minister T.P Ramakrishnan hospitalised

Kerala Excise and Labour Minister T.P Ramakrishnan has been hospitalised after he suffered a heart attack. Sixty seven-year-old Ramakrishnan was admi...

Wayanad Child Welfare Committee disbanded

The Child Welfare Committee (CWC) of Kerala’s Wayanad district was disbanded on Monday by the state government. The government removed from the...

M.P Veerendra Kumar presented Moortidevi Award

Eminent Malayalam author and journalist M.P Veerendra Kumar was presented the 30th Moortidevi award by Bharatiya Jnanpith organisation. Veerendra Kum...

Sabarimala issue: Two more NSS offices under attack

Nun heckled, asked to leave Jalandhar priest's funeral

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Kerala bags most number of tourism awards

Activist Trupti Desai aborts Sabarimala trip

Sabarimala issue: Writer Sunil Elayidom receives threats

Trupti Desai faces protests at airport

KMB to feature 95 artist projects, 'infra projects'

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

Idukki reservoir water level falls

Ecstasy drug seizure: Man arrested in Kerala

Kannur airport to be inaugurated on Dec 9

17 airlines keen to operate from Kannur airport

Israeli police get uniform from Kerala dressmaker

Manjeshwar MLA P.B Abdul Razak dies of heart attack

Afghanistan deports ISIS sympathiser from Kerala: NIA

Kerala misrepresenting Central aid: PS Sreedharan Pillai

PDP leader Maudani's mother dies

Nun died due to drowning, says post-mortem report

Body of nun found in well in Kollam

Court says Kevin was a victim of 'honour killing'

We will stand firmly with Ayyappa devotees: NSS chief

Will implement SC order on Sabarimala, says Vijayan

Action council seeks protection for nuns

Witness in nun rape case found dead in Punjab

HC acquits accused in Chekannur Maulavi case

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

More evacuees return home in Malappuram

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Maoist leader Danish arrested in Attappady

Over 2,500 Attappady tribals pass literacy exam

Tribal youth's death: HC initiates suo motu case

Tribal man beaten to death

Sabarimala row: TDB to move SC on Monday

Sabarimala: Hartal in Kerala after Sasikala's arrest

Sabarimala temple opens for annual pilgrimage

Sabarimala pilgrimage: Devotees wary of facilities

Rs 35 lakh looted from 2 ATMs in Kerala

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Trolled Hanan injured in accident

Kerala floods: Over 24,000 people rescued

Neyyattinkara murder case: DySP Harikumar found dead

Mukundan selected for 'Ezhuthachan Puraskaram'

Brief session of Kerala Assembly from Nov 26-Dec 13

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Kerala bags most number of tourism awards

Church withdraws restrictions imposed on Sister Lucy

Rahul’s visit To Wayanad Cancelled Due To Bad Weather

Rahul Gandhi To Visit Wayanad Today