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theeyam sculpture

Opal Radhakrishnan’s life-size Theyyam sculpture to décor Folklore academy

Kannur: Popular sculptor and photographer Opal Radhakrishnan will hand over his ..

liquor bottles
Alappuzha beach turning into pile of liquor bottles; Demand for night patrol rises
mvi
Vehicle inspector folds hands, bows before man riding scooter with 4 kids
sand mining
Sand mining poses threat to Bekal fort, fishermen
Elephant

Auto driver's love for elephant; Buys after long time desire but turns into tragedy

Palakkad: The story of an autorickshaw driver buying an elephant may sound surprising to most of us. But it was one of the biggest ..

well digging

In 54 years, Kuttoosan digs more than 500 wells

Thikkodi: Narayanan from Thikkodi Kozhippuram Unneeramveed is active even at this age of 72 in digging wells. He is an expert in his ..

Guruvayur

177 weddings in Guruvayur on Sunday; Heavy traffic snarls and rush of devotees

Guruvayur: The renowned Guruvayur Sree Krishna Temple witnessed a huge rush of devotees and wedding parties on Sunday. A total of 177 ..

elephant attack jeep

Wild elephant attacks forest officer’s vehicle in Agali during bid to drive it away

Agali: A wild elephant attacked and damaged a vehicle of the forest department in Attappadi. The jeep in which forest department employees ..

kollam

Woman locked up in house for 20 yrs in Kollam; rescued finally

Kollam: A middle aged woman who was locked up by her own relatives for more than 20 years without any connection to the outer world ..

monkey

Nine monkeys die at Panthalloor after eating pesticide-contaminated vegetables from farm

Panthalloor: The carcasses of nine monkeys were found at Keezhkothagiri near Panthalloor in Malappuram district on Thursday. It is ..

Prisoner on remand

Remand prisoner finds ring stuck on finger; Fire force comes to rescue

Attingal: A ring got stuck on the finger of a prisoner on remand in Attingal sub jail which was later removed with the help of fire ..

Subhash umbrella making

Bound in wheelchair for 19 years, Subhash fights destiny by making umbrellas, paper pens

Kozhikode: While making umbrellas sitting on a wheelchair, Subhash Babu is contented because it gives shade to someone the next day ..

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Chavara cultural centre releases album dedicated to mothers

Kozhikode: On the occasion of Mother’s Day, Chavara Cultural Centre paid tribute to the inestimable, non-judgmental love of mothers ..

snake

Snake gets into block panchayat’s car; refuses to leave

Mulleriya (Kasaragod): A snake that happened to get trapped inside the vehicle of Karadukka block panchayat the other day panicked ..

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