Monday, November 18, 2019

Kozhikode News

Threat letter to Pinarayi Vijayan over Maoist killings

A threat letter warning of 'befitting reply' to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan over the killing of seven Maoists in alleged encounters since ...

New McLaren Elva roadster unveiled

McLaren has revealed the Elva, an 815hp, two-seat roadster with no windscreen, like its latest Ultimate Series model. The new machine, which was firs...

IIM-K sets to remodel 'Mahila Mall'

Kerala's all-women 'Mahila Mall', touted to be the first such initiative in the country, is all set to be more professional as the Indian Institute o...

No bail for students arrested under UAPA

A court in Kozhikode dismissed the bail applications of two CPI(M) student activists, who were arrested under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act ...

Court extends police remand of Jolly till Oct 18

A Kerala court on Wednesday extended till Friday the police custody of Jolly Joseph and two others in connection with the suspicious deaths of six me...

Koodathai murder case: Police record statement of Rojo

In a marathon nine hour sitting, police on Tuesday recorded the statement of Rojo, the U.S-based brother of Roy Thomas, on whose complaint the probe ...

Jolly sent to police custody till Oct 16

A court in Kozhikode sent Jolly Joseph, arrested in connection with the death of her first husband following consumption of cyanide-laced food in 201...

NIT denies Jolly Joseph was employee at the institution

The National Institute of Technology in Kozhikode on Wednesday said Jolly Joseph, who was arrested in connection the death of her husband following c...

13 injured after portion of old pier collapses in Kozhikode

A portion of an old pier near Kozhikode collapsed on Tuesday evening, injuring 13 persons, police said. The incident occurred at 7.30 when people wer...

Man held with drugs worth Rs 2.5 cr at Kozhikode airport

A Doha-bound passenger was apprehended at Kerala's Kozhikode airport by CISF personnel on Monday with drugs worth Rs 2.5 crore hidden in a secret com...

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...

HC acquits 8 in Paul Muthoot George murder case

K.R Gouri celebrates 101st birthday

NCW seeks report over woman constable's killing

Policewoman burnt alive; traffic cop held

Threat letter to Pinarayi Vijayan over Maoist killings

New McLaren Elva roadster unveiled

IIM-K sets to remodel 'Mahila Mall'

No bail for students arrested under UAPA

Court extends police remand of Jolly till Oct 18

Koodathai murder case: Police record statement of Rojo

Man hacked to death by gang near Aluva

Two CPI(M) student activists move HC for bail

Palarivattom flyover case: T.O Sooraj gets bail

Centre's green nod for Kochi water metro project

Red Alert in 3 districts of 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

KPCC to seek explanation from Shashi Tharoor

5 drown as heavy rains pound Northern Kerala

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi, says he 'divided' country

5 drown as heavy rains pound Northern Kerala

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

2 Youth Congress workers hacked to death in Kasaragod

SMiLE drive pays dividends in North Malabar tourism

Family demands probe into IIT-M student’s death

Vishal to clash with Rajinikanth at BO during Pongal

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

Elephant kills mahout, rams bus in Kottayam

Teenage girl sexually abused for 2 yrs

LDF's Mani C. Kappan wins Pala assembly by-poll

Police take control of Piravom church

Unpaid for 10 months, BSNL contract employee ends life

Normalcy returning to rain-hit Kerala

Kerala rains: Death toll climbs to 88

Heavy rains lash Kerala

Red Alert in 3 districts of Kerala

Women get death threats for entering Sabarimala

Another BSNL contract worker commits suicide

One more Maoist killed; death toll touches 4

Outrage intensifies over acquittal in girls' death case

Suspected Maoist posters surface in Kerala hamlet

Six from TN, on way to Vavar mosque, held

Devotees brave rain to offer prayers at Sabarimala

Sabarimala temple opens for pilgrimage season

Over 10,000 police personnel to be deployed in Sabarimala

Bullet shell found in Guruvayur temple 'hundi'

Fake IPS officer, mother held for duping banks

Customs seize 123 kg gold in raids in Thrissur

Food prepared by inmates of Viyyur jail to go online

UN Women to partner with Kerala's Gender Park

K. Sreekumar elected as mayor of T'puram Corporation

Pregnant cat hanged to death in T'puram

Engineering student found dead in college toilet

Wild elephant kills estate worker

Normalcy returning to rain-hit Kerala

Kerala rains: Death toll climbs to 88

Heavy rains lash Kerala

Another farmer commits suicide in Wayanad

Record turnout in Wayanad in LS polls