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1100 litre adulterated coconut oil seized from Kozhikode

Kozhikode: The Food Safety Wing seized 1100 litre adulterated coconut oil in a raid ..

Professor manhandled by Kozhikode hypermarket staff; Friend’s statement comes to light
Ramakrishnan areca nut peeler maker
Percussionist turns inventor; develops ‘low cost areca nut peeler’
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Actor Sunny Wayne gifts books to Kozhikode Zamorins school to promote reading
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Vaikom Muhammed Basheer had no idea of his exact age!

“I don’t know how old I am right now. My father had scripted our horoscopes. But after his death, my younger brother set ..

Vaikom Muhammed Basheer

Today is Vaikom Muhammed Basheer’s 25th death anniversary; real life characters to remember him

Vaikom: It is 25 years on Friday since the renowned Malayalam writer Vaikom Muhammed Basheer’s demise. A commemoration ceremony ..


Schools being traded for obtaining minority status in state

Kozhikode: Some of the decade-old aided schools in the state are going to be traded for obtaining minority status without the knowledge ..

Kozhikode Medical College

Crisis ends; Drug distribution in Kozhikode medical college to resume

Kozhikode: The distribution of medicines at Kozhikode Medical College, which was in a crisis after the outstanding insurance amount ..

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Two workers killed in quarry mishap in Kozhikode

Kozhikode: Two persons died after being trapped under the soil when earth caved in at a laterite quarry in Pazhamparambu in Cheruvadi ..

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Dragon fruits in Ussan’s orchard lures onlookers

Karassery (Kozhikode): Dragon fruit is the new arrival among the foreign fruits in the markets in Kerala. It is available aplenty ..


Agent offers medical seat abroad, swindles Rs 9.5 lakh from family

Kozhikode: A family hailing from Eranhipalam here has been swindled of Rs 9.5 lakh by a company and its agent who promised a medical ..


Speech impaired man from Kozhikode talks after 40 years

Kozhikode: In a miraculous incident, a man who lost his ability to speak in childhood started speaking again after four decades. ..


18-yr-old Dalit girl in battle to regain land encroached by neighbours; Writes letter to PM

Kozhikode: An 18-year-old Dalit girl hailing from Vadakara Makkoolpeedika is battling to get back her ancestral property encroached ..


Maoists raise retaliation threat against Jaleel’s murder

Kalikavu (Malappuram): The Maoists have again come up with a threat to the police in connection with the encounter death of their leader ..


Nipah survivor Ajanya recalls those terrible days on 1st anniversary of virus attack

It has been one year since the attacked Kerala. A total of 18 persons were affected by the deadly virus and 16 of them lost their ..

milk day

World Milk Day: Competitions for school students to be held in Kozhikode

As part of observing the World Milk Day which falls on June 1, Dairy Training Centre in Kozhikode is organising various contests for ..

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 ..

Shoukath Sahajotsu

‘Koodum Koottum’ - Teachings that transcend time

Kozhikode: Malayalam philosophical and mystical writer Shoukath Sahajotsu’s new book ‘Koodum Koottum’ (The Nest and ..

jackfruit fest

Jackfruit Puttu Powder steals the show at Chakka mela

Kozhikode: Chakka is probably the most favourite fruit of all Malayalis. Whether it is ripe or cooked, everyone will never miss a chance ..


Man wishing to go to jail stabs to death stranger in front of commissioner’s office in Kozhikode

Kozhikode: A man stabbed to death a stranger in front of the City Police Commissioner’s office here. After stabbing the stranger, ..


Sting operation row: Legal advice to charge case against MK Raghavan

Thiruvananthapuram: In connection with the sting operation row, the DGP has received a legal advice to charge case against Congress ..

PN Chandran

Poet-playwright PN Chandran passes away

Kozhikode: Poet-playwright P. N. Chandran passed away on Tuesday morning at his residence in Pottammal in Nellikkal. He was 78. He ..


Vishu bumper harvest: 25 cucumbers weighing 3.5 kg each on single vine

Payyoli (Kozhikode): A cucumber vine that grew on its own yielded 25 weighing about 3.5 kg each. The vine spread over half a cent ..


India will become first or second largest economy by 2030: Sreedharan Pillai

Kozhikode: BJP state president P S Sreedharan Pillai opined that if this condition persists, India will push aside USA and become the ..


Two Malayali students to take part in international robotics contest in USA

Kozhikode: Two Malayali students have been selected to participate in an international robotics contest titled ‘Robofest’ ..

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Governor’s car gets stuck on road due to security lapse

Kozhikode: As the traffic police forgot to turn off signal lights, a car in which Governor Justice P. Sathasivam was travelling got ..

Priyanka Gandhi

`Unsolicited guest' in attic; Priyanka spends sleepless night in Kozhikode guest house

Kozhikode: AICC general secretary Priyanka Gandhi, who accompanied her brother and AICC president Rahul Gandhi for filing nomination ..

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Bribery allegation against MK Raghavan; CEO seeks report from collector

Thiruvananthapuram: The Election Commission sought a report from the Kozhikode district collector in connection with the bribery allegation ..


Taste ‘Lucifer Beef’, a new combo inspired by movie

Kozhikode: Soon after actor Prithviraj Sukumaran’s directorial debut ‘Lucifer’ hit the theatres and won the hearts ..


7-yr-old affected with West Nile fever dies in Kozhikode

Kozhikode: The seven-year-old boy who was affected with West Nile fever died this morning. Malappuram Vengara AR Nagar native Muhammed ..


First transgender voter from Kozhikode all excited to cast vote this LS polls

Feroke: Sisily George, a transgender person, is delighted to cast her first vote ever in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. It is ..


Mathrubhumi honours writer T Padmanabhan; CM calls him evergreen writer

Kozhikode: Mathrubhumi conducted a ceremony to honour the popular author T. Padmanabhan who penned stories including ‘Gowri’ ..

Alphons Kannanthanam

Photo near body of CRPF martyr: Alphons Kannanthanam flayed by social media

Kozhikode: Union Minister Alphons Kannanthanam is facing harsh criticism on social media for taking a photograph from near the body ..

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I-League: Gokulam share spoils with Arrows

Kozhikode: Gokulam Kerala FC extended their winless run to three months, sharing spoils in a 1-1 draw against the Indian Arrows in ..

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Stealing vehicle emblem; Gangs active in Kozhikode

Kozhikode: Incidents of stealing emblem of luxury vehicles has become very common in the city. A gang of criminals exists in the city ..


2-yr-old’s hearing aid stolen during train journey; Family requests to return bag

Kozhikode: Though she is two years old, Niyasree is still unable to listen to her parents’ lullabies. She was born with hearing ..

book release

M K Muneer releases entomologist T C Narendran Commemoration Volume

Kozhikode: The release of T C Narendran Commemoration Volume was convened by Prof. T C Narendran Trust for Animal Taxonomy at Malabar ..


Hartal violence: Kozhikode police chief comes under flak

Kozhikode: The city police commissioner has come under fire in connection with the action taken in Kozhikode during the hartal day ..

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Sabarimala: K Sudhakaran challenges BJP to issue ordinance

Kozhikode: KPCC working president K. Sudhakaran said that the BJP workers in Kerala should approach the central government to bring ..


80-yr-old devotee on a 450-km walk to Sabarimala for 21st time

Thamarassery (Kozhikode): The hardships of the long journey to Sabarimala never stops 80-year-old Amrita Das Thambi from walking on ..


Cheated after sex change, transman to approach court

Kozhikode: A woman who underwent a sex reassignment surgery and became a man has come up with an allegation against his girlfriend ..


How can Deepa Nisanth teach students, asks T. Padmanabhan

Kozhikode: Writer T. Padmanabhan asked how can Deepa Nisanth teach students after being involved in the poetry plagiarism row. Despite ..

Santhosh Echikkanam

Writer Santhosh Echikkanam granted bail after arrest

Kasaragod: Writer Santhosh Echikkanam has been granted bail by the district sessions court here following his arrest on charges of ..


Extra permits to be issued exclusively for e-autorickshaws in cities

Thiruvananthapuram: New permit will be issued exclusively for 2000 electric autorickshaws in Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam and Kozhikode ..


Migrant worker’s head smashed with stone in Kozhikode

Kozhikode: A migrant labourer was brutally murdered, by smashing his head with a stone, here on Saturday night. The incident took ..


Sabarimala: Arrested persons were troublemakers, says CM

Kozhikode: Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that it was not devotees who arrived in Sabarimala on Sunday and that the police arrested ..

Julius Nikitas

Attack on P. Mohanan’s son, daughter-in-law; RSS worker arrested

Kozhikode: An RSS worker has been held in connection with the incident in which CPM Kozhikode district secretary P. Mohanan’s ..


Hafeefa's drawing skills add beauty to Thiruvannur Soorasamharam

Kozhikode: The renowned temple festival 'Soorasamharam' will be grander this year with the traditional designs drawn by Hafeefa ..


KSSP former president Kodakkad Sreedharan Master passes away

Payyoli (Kozhikode): Kerala Sastra Sahithya Parishad (KSSP) former president Kodakkad Sreedharan Master passed away at his residence ..

Woman police station

First women police station in India turns 45 on Saturday

Kozhikode: India’s first women police station located in Kozhikode is going to celebrate its 45th anniversary on Saturday. The ..

Kelote Kunnu

Pathetic life of Kelottukunnu colony natives: SHRC charges suo motto case

Kozhikode: The State Human Rights Commission has charged a suo motto case on the issue of Kozhikode Kelottukunnu colony natives who ..


Kozhikode woman who visited Sabarimala faces death threat

Kozhikode: Kozhikode Chevayoor native Bindu Thankam Kalyani who went to visit Sabarimala temple is facing death threat. The landlord ..

CK Janu

CK Janu leaves NDA

Kozhikode: Janadhipathiya Rashtriya Sabha (JRS) led by tribal leader C. K. Janu left National Democratic Alliance (NDA). She made it ..


Koduvally MLA Karat Razak's brother dies in road accident

Thamarassery (Kozhikode): Koduvally MLA Karat Razak’s brother Appakkattil Abdul Gafoor was killed in a road accident. Abdul Gafoor, ..


Saudi Airline services from Karipur Airport likely to be delayed

Karipur: The commencement of Saudi Airlines services from Kozhikode International Airport is likely to get delayed. Earlier, Saudi ..

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Case against me an attempt to silence issues: Joy Mathew

Kozhikode: Actor Joy Mathew said that the case registered against him is an attempt to silence those who dare to respond on issues ..


Jinson’s family rejoice over bagging Arjuna Award

Perambra (Kozhikode): For Jinson Johnson, the news of Arjuna Award, was quite unexpected and surprising. Though he was hopeful of being ..

literacy day

On world literacy day, know how love for books inspired Beeran to survive ‘goat days’

Feroke (Kozhikode): During the four years long pathetic ‘goat days’ in the deserts of Saudi Arabia, Beeran Kutty from Feroke ..


Leptospirosis: Rats are not the only carrier of disease, says experts

Kozhikode: With the leptospirosis widely spreading in the state, the health department officials have warned the public that rats are ..

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Man’s body found under suspicious circumstances in Kozhikode

Kozhikode: The body of a young man was found under suspicious circumstances near Kottapparambu Women and Children Hospital. The deceased ..

agro park

Kerala soon to have coconut, banana, honey, mango, vegetable parks

Nedumbassery: The department of agriculture is planning to start coconut, banana, honey, mango and vegetable parks in the state. Rs ..


Heavy rain in Kerala again; Landslide in hillside regions

Kozhikode: The rains intensified in the state again. Heavy rain continues in the northern districts. Landslides have been reported ..


ITI boy, girl found dead after being hit by train in Kozhikode

Koyilandy: Two ITI students were found dead after being hit by a train. The bodies were found on the railway track at Vellarakkad in ..


Large aircrafts in Karipur still remain a promise

Karipur: The promises made by the authorities on starting service of large aircrafts in Karipur International Airport failed to take ..

Calicut airport

Karipur Intl Airport Terminal inauguration likely to be delayed

Karipur: The inauguration of the newly constructed international terminal at the Kozhikode International Airport is likely to be delayed ..


Kayakers determined to attend World Championship despite hostile weather

Kozhikode: The kayaking stars have arrived at Kozhikode to participate in the first World Kayaking Championship as part of the Malabar ..

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Thusharagiri all set for Malabar World Kayaking Championship

Kozhikode: The adventure sports stars across the world will set out to Kozhikode as Thusharagiri near here hosts the Malabar World ..


Martyrs who sacrificed their lives for a deadly epidemic

In the beginning of the first week of June, Shima called me unexpectedly from Egypt when I was waiting for bus to Malappuram in a deserted ..

Blood Donation

Nipah: Health dept to organize blood donation camps as hospitals fall short of blood

Kozhikode: The shortage of blood in the hospitals in Kozhikode district leads to crisis. The issue is further intensified as people ..


Mathrubhumi honours Nipah warriors

Kozhikode: Mathrubhumi pays respects to the people who fought in the battle against Nipah. The decision was talken considering the ..


No new Nipah cases for 4 days; Situation under control

Kozhikode: It is indicated that the threat of Nipah virus infection in the state is gradually coming under control. No new cases of ..

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On 60th anniversary, Chakkittapara Cooperative bank gifts 3 buses to locals

Kozhikode: The Chakkittapara Service Cooperative Bank has fulfilled a long-time dream of the natives by launching a bus service. ..


Fish added with lethal chemicals like formalin, ammonia flood Kerala markets

Thiruvananthapuram: A large share of fish brought to the markets in Kerala are found to be contaminated. Lethal chemicals like formalin, ..


No new cases of Nipah reported; 2 patients recover

Kozhikode/Thiruvananthapuram: To the relief of people in the state, no new cases of Nipah virus infection has been reported here for ..


File your phone’s complaint online; 'Fonefix' will repair it reaching your home

A group of youngsters have come up with a startup that repairs mobile phones through an application named ‘Fonefix’. They ..


Nipah threat: bus services curtailed; hotels, shops closed

Kozhikode: With the Nipah virus infection entering the second phase, the livelihood of the small scale vendors, lottery sellers and ..


Woman under treatment with Nipah symptoms dies

Kozhikode: A woman who was under treatment with symptoms of Nipah virus infection died on Saturday morning. Thalassery native Roja ..

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Nipah virus: N-95 masks sold out in shops; companies buy in bulk

Kozhikode: With fear of Nipah virus infection prevailing in state, the N-95 masks which can block upto 95 percent micro particles in ..


Nipah virus: 29 patients in 7 districts under observation

Kozhikode: Nipah virus threat still persists in the state as 29 more patients are under observation in various hospitals in 7 districts ..


Nipah: 3 deaths in a family, Mariyam grieves alone with son

Kozhikode: Perambra Sooppikkada native Mariyam and her only son were hopeful that her husband Moosa, who was infected with Nipah virus, ..

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Paddy in field, veggies on ridges: Shaji Mathew earns double profit

Kozhikode: Kodancherry native Shaji Mathew has chosen the road not taken in agriculture. He cultivates paddy in the field and vegetables ..


Shamoj’s body handed over to relatives; BJP workers end protest

Kozhikode: The dead body of Shamoj, the RSS leader murdered at Pallur in Mahe, was handed over to the relatives after post-mortem. ..


Thief falls into well during burglary attempt in Payyoli

Payyoli (Kozhikode): A thief who was chased away by a householder happened to fall in a well. The burglar broke into the house of ..


Pearle Maaney was in Kozhikode, but nobody recognised her. Here's why

A beautiful girl arrived in Kozhikode the other day with a yearning to relish the famous Milk Sarbath (a kind of milk juice) of the ..

Shiny Rajkumar

Shiny Rajkumar - The ‘Bullet Queen’ who rode to the Himalayas

Shiny Rajkumar, the lady Bullet rider, reached Kozhikode on Sunday, during her ride to spread awareness against child abuse. She is ..

Anjali civil service

Wide reading helped Anjali bag 26th rank in Civil Service

Kozhikode: Anjali is relieved to get a much better than expected outcome for her hard work of 3 years. Kozhikode Beypore native S. ..

N. B. Krishna Kurup

Businessman, actor N B Krishna Kurup passes away

Kozhikode: Hotel industrialist, actor and a noted personality in the socio-cultural sector N. B. Krishna Kurup passed away following ..

Haroon, Haris and Henna

American Malayali duo come up with smart pendant for women safety

Kozhikode: Two American Malayalis have come up with a novel concept for women safety. Malappuram Perinthalmanna natives Haroon Rasheed ..


First drive-in beach in Kozhikode remains on paper

Thikkodi (Kozhikode): The Thikkodi drive-in beach project, the first one in the district and the second one in the state to be included ..

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Three cyber police stations to be set up in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Concerned over the rise in online crimes, the Kerala Government today decided to set up three cyber police stations ..


Actress Parvathy calls hoax hartal ‘hooliganism’, condemns violence

Actress Parvathy has responded harshly on the undeclared hoax hartal called in the name of Kathua rape issue. She responded through ..


12 kg harvest per day from 2.5 cent plot; Vigilance SI reaps success in rain shelter farming

Kozhikode: A Vigilance Sub-Inspector has proved that we can cultivate crops an entire year through rain shelter farming. Kozhikode ..

Jaiji Elizabeth

Theme-based pebble art: Lady engineer creates incredible artworks using pebbles

Kozhikode: Thottilpalam Chathankottunada native Jaiji Elizabeth Aramana is taking a unique path of art to reflect her creativity. An ..

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E-PoS in ration shops; Persons to get supply only with fingerprint checking

Kozhikode: The 971 ration supply shops in the district have arranged E-PoS (Electronic Point of Sale) machines for sales. From April ..

Puthucherry Car Registration Controversy

376 more cars get notice for registering in Puducherry

Kozhikode: The Motor Vehicle Department is going to take stringent action against the luxury vehicles that has evaded tax using Puducherry ..


Gold mixed in cool drink powder seized from Kozhikode airport

Karipur: Air Customs Intelligence wing of the Kozhikode International Airport seized 633 grams of gold that was being smuggled by mixing ..

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Neeraj Madhav gets engaged to Kozhikode girl

Young Malayalam actor Neeraj Madhav got engaged to Deepthi, a Kozhikode Karapparamb native girl, on Friday at Taj Hotel, Kozhikode ..


Flight ‘hijacked’ at Kozhikode airport; NSG arrives for ‘rescue mission’

Karipur: A mock drill of plane hijacking organized at Kozhikode International Airport proved the emergency response efficiency and ..