arrest

Palakkad man who abandoned wife, baby arrested from Coimbatore

Palakkad: A man who abandoned his wife and baby and left after locking their house ..

Jyothi with Rahim and Rasiya
Rahim and Rasiya lend helping hand; Jyothi shifted from street to Santhiniketanam
Horse race
Horse race held violating Covid protocol in Palakkad; case booked against organisers
newborn baby
Newborn baby found abandoned on roadside in Palakkad
Sibling drown

Death of 3 siblings and a heart-wrenching scene

Alathur (Palakkad): The family of the three minor siblings who drowned in a pond near their house at Kunissery in Palakkad had shifted ..

alathur

3 siblings drown in pond at Kunissery in Palakkad

Palakkad: Three siblings drowned in a pond at Kunissery here on Sunday. The deceased were identified as Kariyakkad Jaseer’s sons ..

crime

Pregnant woman murdered son in Palakkad for pleasing God, says FIR

Palakkad: A woman killed her 6-year-old son by slitting his throat here for pleasing the god, it has been stated in the FIR. Palakkad ..

Musthafa and Mubeena

Quadruplets in first childbirth; Palakkad couple blessed with four boys

Perinthalmanna (Malappuram): A couple hailing from Chalavara in Palakkad have been blessed with quadruplets in their first childbirth ..

Vijayadas MLA Body

Last rites of late MLA KV Vijayadas to be held on Tuesday; CM to arrive at Palakkad

Palakkad: The mortal remains of Kongad MLA K V Vijayadas who passed away on Monday was brought to his residence at Kakkathodu in Elappully ..

Joshy near biofloc farm

Palakkad farmer manages paddy, fruits, chicken, duck, mushroom, fish farms on 6 acre

Palakkad: Pattanchery native P G Joshy, a building contractor, decided to help his father with paddy farming five years ago. But now ..

four legged hen

Four-legged chick grabs eyeballs in Palakkad

Palakkad: A chicken hatchling born with four legs is grabbing eyeballs. The extraordinary chick is growing in the house of Vadavannur ..

Aneesh and Haritha

Honour killing in Palakkad: Family of victim breaks down on seeing body

Thenkurissi (Palakkad): Haritha left her family and home to live with her lover and now his absence is making her weaker. Husband’s ..

palakkad honour killing

Palakkad murder: Police remained inactive despite filing complaint earlier, alleges family

Palakkad: The family of the man, who was hacked to death in Thenkurissi here, raised allegations against the police. Arumughan, the ..

murder

Man hacked to death in Palakkad; honour killing suspected

Thenkurissi (Palakkad): In an incident suspected to be honour killing, a man was hacked to death here on Friday evening. The deceased ..

Ajeesh with his machine

Machine to drive away wild boars invented in Palakkad

Kulappully (Palakkad): The farmers who are in trouble due to wild boar menace can let out a sigh of relief as Lakkidi native Ajeesh ..

Abhijith with his pencil art

Kerala youth obtains Asian records by carving on pencil names of health ministers of all states

Ottapalam (Palakkad): An architecture student has found a place in the Asian Book of Records by carving on pencil lead the names ..

Ramesh Chennithala

Ramesh Chennithala to visit Walayar, Kanjikode on Monday

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala will visit the protest venue where the mother of the girls, who died under ..

Walayar case

Mother of Walayar girls allege police inaction; says statement not recorded

Palakkad: The family of the minor girls who were sexually abused and murdered in Walayar here has come up with fresh allegations against ..

kanchikkode

Spurious liquor tragedy in Palakkad claims labourer’s life, leaves 3 little kids orphaned

Kanjikode: Three little children were waiting in front of a small hut in Chellankavu colony here for their father to wake up. The two ..

liquor

Death toll rises to 5 in Palakkad; spurious liquor suspected

Palakkad: A case of spurious liquor is suspected in the death of five people in Chellankavu tribal colony at Kanjikode here. The deceased ..

Liquor

3 die, several hospitalised after consuming alcohol in Palakkad; spurious liquor suspected

Palakkad: Three people died at Kanjikode here after consuming alcohol. The deceased were identified as Raman, Ayyappan and Sivan of ..

Thomson with his google e-form version

Teacher finds new technique to publish creative works of students at zero cost

Palakkad: With a new method found by a teacher here, students can now make their creative works into e-books. Chalissery native Thomson ..

Bus Owner

When COVID crisis turned a bus owner into a biryani businessman

Palakkad: Yakkara native M Sadiq has been living his life with buses for the past 35 years. He had owned 26 buses including 12 'Faisal ..

Kho Kho players harvesting vegetables

Kho Kho players join hands in farming; celebrate Onam with vegetables from own farm

Alathur (Palakkad): When COVID outbreak affected the games and events, a group of national and state-level Kho Kho players here initiated ..

tomato

Growing 5 varieties of tomato on 15-acre land, Palakkad farmer harvests 50 tonnes per acre

Chittur (Palakkad): A traditional farmer has successfully cultivated five different varieties of tomatoes in Eruthempathy here ..

Elderly couple in helicopter

Elderly couple from Palakkad travel in helicopter to attend grandson's wedding

Palakkad: When a helicopter landed at municipal stand on Friday at 9.30 pm, only a very few people witnessed it. Normally, VIPs arrive ..

covid

Woman arrested for immoral traffic in Shoranur tests COVID +ve; all 10 accused quarantined

Shoranur (Palakkad): An Assam native woman who was arrested from a lodge here for immoral traffic activities was confirmed with COVID-19 ..

Dr SVR

Dr SVR becomes memory; a great loss for patients who trusted him for 4 decades

Palakkad: Dr SVR, who was the beloved doctor of the people of Palakkad and had always treated patients without an eye for profit, breathed ..

vegetable

Vegetables cultivated in 1,000 sacks on rocky land; farmer expects Rs 60,000 as profit

Palakkad: On a 40-cent rocky land at Pazhambalacode here, long beans and okra are growing fast in 1,000 plastic sacks filled with soil ..

brinjal

Single brinjal weighing 810 grams pulls crowd in Palakkad

Nenmara (Palakkad): A brinjal that weighs 810 grams was harvested from the garden in a household here. The huge brinjal emerged ..

Cash

Case against CPI (M) former branch secretary, others for swindling Kudumbashree loans

Nenmara (Palakkad): Police registered nine more cases in connection with the incident in which loans taken via Kudumbashree were swindled ..

Ganeshan feeding pigeons

Lockdown or not, 500 pigeons wait for Ganeshan every morning

Kollengode (Palakkad): About 500 pigeons here wait for a man every morning. By 6.30 am, a person arrives with a bag of grains and feeds ..

Man raped and murdered woman

Man on bail who raped, murdered woman in Palakkad gets life sentence

Palakkad: A man who raped and murdered a former panchayat member has been awarded life imprisonment and a fine of Rs 50,000. The culprit ..

paddy

Agriculture assistant cultivates 4 varieties of paddy seeds in land unused for 30 yrs

Palakkad: An agriculture assistant is not merely responsible for advising the farmers about cultivation. Abdul Khader, the agriculture ..

Vegetables on power line

Vegetables grown on power line removed finally

Panayoor (Palakkad): KSEB staff cut down the vegetable vines spread over the power line in Cholakkuthodi area here. Ash gourd and ivy ..

Books home delivery

School arranges home delivery of books for kids staying at home

Kottayi (Palakkad): The children of Kottayi Keezhathoor ALP School who are staying at home following the COVID-19 safety protocol need ..

Asarudheen and Shereef at Palakkad

2 youths start farming knowing no basics; end up making profit even during lockdown

Palakkad: Without knowing the basics of agriculture, two youngsters started farming and successfully survived during the lockdown period ..

Home library

Today is Reading Day : School students set up home libraries

Palakkad: In an effort to promote reading habit, the children of Government Moyan Model Girls Higher Secondary School in Palakkad ..

accident death

Woman killed in car collision in Palakkad

Chalissery (Palakkad): A woman was killed and two others injured after two cars collided at Pattambi-Kunnamkulam road. The deceased ..

Pinarayi

Attempt to destroy Kerala's image through elephant issue is pointless: CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan stated that the incident in which a pregnant elephant at Mannarkkad in Palakkad ..

Farmer destroys mulberry farming

Unable to procure silkworms, farmer destroys 2-acre mulberry farm

Palakkad: Silk farmers are in crisis as the government did not provide them any help for bringing silkworms or offer support price ..

Farmer tills farm due to price fall

Huge loss due to price fall; farmer tills brinjal farm with tractor in Palakkad

Chittur (Palakkad): With the COVID-19 outbreak affecting the market, the price of crops nosedived. Facing huge loss, Samapath, a farmer ..

saw dust pot making

Palakkad man makes eco-friendly flowerpots using saw dust

Palakkad: Saw dust or wood shavings was commonly used as a fuel in rural areas. After gas stoves became common, saw dust is treated ..

Ithihas bus staff packing mango

Private bus staff start online mango sales to survive during lockdown in Palakkad

Palakkad: During the COVID lockdown, staff of a private bus that is parked on the roadside sell upto 350 kilograms of mangoes via online ..

Couple planting tree

Couple enters wedlock by planting saplings, gifting vegetable seeds to guests

Palakkad: Giving focus to nature conservation during the pandemic times, a young couple tied the knot by planting a tree sapling. Kailas, ..

Brinjal intercropping

Farmer shows how intercropping brinjal among coconut trees gives profit

Kozhinjampara (Palakkad): When farmer Thiruvenkidam started intercropping brinjal among coconut trees, he was only experimenting it ..

Pen sanitizer

School boy invents 'pen sanitizer' for COVID resistance

Anakkara (Palakkad): A school boy has invented a pen sanitizer that can be useful for COVID resistance activities. Abhay, a class ..

Ajay in his art gallery

In bid to turn creative during lockdown days, teen boy makes art gallery using waste materials

Mannarkkad (Palakkad): A school boy, who decided to do something creative during the lockdown ended up making an entire art gallery ..