Saturday, July 20, 2019

Kozhikode News

Muraleedharan to lock horns with Jayarajan in Vatakara

After much deliberations, Congress in Kerala has finally decided to field K. Muraleedharan, a three time MP, from Vatakara parliamentary constituency...

Six year-old boy dies of West Nile fever in Kozhikode

A six-year-old boy, who was undergoing treatment for vector-borne West Nile fever, died at a hospital in Kozhikode on Monday. Announcing the death, s...

3 injured as country bomb explodes in Kozhikode

Three people were injured, one of them seriously, when a country-made bomb exploded near Kuttiyadi police station limits, police said on Tuesday. The...

Row over 'Nipah' death toll in Kerala

A row erupted over the 'Nipah' death toll in Kerala as an international medical journal stated that the deadly virus had claimed 21 lives, contradict...

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...

K.R Gouri celebrates 101st birthday

NCW seeks report over woman constable's killing

Policewoman burnt alive; traffic cop held

Floods, Sabarimala protests rock Kerala in 2018

Sabarimala issue: Two more NSS offices under attack

Muraleedharan to lock horns with Jayarajan in Vatakara

Six year-old boy dies of West Nile fever in Kozhikode

3 injured as country bomb explodes in Kozhikode

Row over 'Nipah' death toll in Kerala

Noted Malayalam poet M.N Paloor passes away

Three cyber police stations to be set up in Kerala

Missing Kerala cop traced to TN

Over 2 kg smuggled gold seized in Kerala, 1 held

Row over cartoon on Bishop Mulakkal hits Kerala

Munnar encroachments: HC pulls up Kerala govt

Govt plans to develop cluster for cardamom in Idukki

HC stays construction of unauthorised building in Munnar

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

Idukki reservoir water level falls

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi, says he 'divided' country

Murder charges slapped on P. Jayarajan in Shukoor case

SMiLE drive pays dividends in North Malabar tourism

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

2 Youth Congress workers hacked to death in Kasaragod

SMiLE drive pays dividends in North Malabar tourism

Manjeshwar MLA P.B Abdul Razak dies of heart attack

Afghanistan deports ISIS sympathiser from Kerala: NIA

Man awarded 3 life imprisonments, 26-yr RI

Vijayan rejects amicus curiae report on floods

PM inaugurates 13-km, two-lane Kollam bypass

PM slams LDF govt over Sabarimala issue

6 killed as car, bus collide head-on in Kollam

Alappad: A tale of lost land to mineral sand mining

Women get death threats for entering Sabarimala

Row over 'Nipah' death toll in Kerala

HC acquits accused in Chekannur Maulavi case

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

More evacuees return home in Malappuram

Suspected Maoist posters surface in Kerala hamlet

Six from TN, on way to Vavar mosque, held

Another tribal infant dies in Attappadi

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Demand to raise royalty on coal in Rajya Sabha

University college stabbing: Two more held

Student stabbed at Kerala University campus

Special court for POCSO cases in Kerala

Kerala Assembly condemns mob lynching incidents

Another farmer commits suicide in Wayanad

Record turnout in Wayanad in LS polls

How to Get Your Best Arms at Home

Nun issued final notice to leave congregation