Honeybee attack: Two die, four hospitalized in separate incidents in Palakkad

Palakkad: Two people died and at least four have been hospitalized following honeybee ..

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Mannarkkad natives suspect leopard stray into human settlements, forest department initiates probe
CPM ousts branch secretary as police arrest him in POCSO case

Murder of RSS worker in Palakkad: Three held

Palakkad: In connection with the murder of RSS worker Sanjith in Palakkad, the police has taken three persons into custody. However, ..


One injured as wild boar dashes into house in broad daylight in Palakkad

Palakkad: A case of wild boar attack in broad daylight has been reported from Kandamangalam, a place near Palakkad’s Mannarkkad ..

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‘Can recognise assailants,’ says wife of murdered RSS worker in Palakkad

Palakkad: A day after the shocking murder of an RSS worker at Mambaram here, Arshika, the wife of the deceased while addressing the ..


Palakkad shocker: RSS worker hacked to death in broad daylight as onlookers watch him dying

Palakkad: In a shocking incident, a four-member gang brutally hacked an RSS worker to death in broad daylight. The incident happened ..

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One killed in wild boar attack in Palakkad, Locals march to DFO office with dead body

Palakkad: The natives of Nenmara village here carried the dead body of a man killed by a wild boar to the Divisional Forest Office, ..

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Differently-abled panchayat president gives paper bundle for govt hospital as protest

Mannarkad: After the employees of Mannarkkad Taluk Hospital refused to give a sheet of paper to write an application, a panchayat president ..

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Palakkad: Migrant worker kills relative over property dispute

Palakkad: A migrant worker was killed at Mundur here on Sunday after a dispute over family property culminated in a clash. The fight ..

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Crime that beats thrillers: Accused behind a couple’s murder caught after 5 years

Palakkad: Five years past the murder of a couple at Kadampazhipuram, police arrested the neighbour concerning the incident. The Crime ..

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Charred bodies of couple found in Palakkad

Pattambi: The charred bodies of a couple were found in Palakkad on Saturday. The couple were identified as VP Narayanan (70), a retired ..

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Man beats drunken son to death in Palakkad

Palakkad: A man beat his son to death in Chittalancheri here after the latter came home in an inebriated state. The incident happened ..


No more 'sir' or 'madam' in Kerala's Mathur panchayat office

Palakkad: Don't get amused if officials of a village panchayat here are seen politely persuading visitors to call them by their ..

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Palakkad cooperative bank robbery: Police arrests accused from Maharashtra

Palakkad: Kerala police arrested a man hailing from Satara of Maharashtra in connection with the robbery at Chandranagar Co-operative ..


Couple, kin found dead in Salem; 4 arrested from Palakkad

Chennai: Police on Monday arrested four persons from Palakkad who are suspected to be involved in the murder of three persons at Salem ..

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Private bus strike in Palakkad on Saturday

Palakkad: Private bus employees in Palakkad district will strike work on Saturday demanding DA arrears. The strike was called as the ..


Excise team seizes 1.2 kg gold smuggled in condoms

Palakkad: Two were arrested for smuggling 1.2 kg gold in semi-solid jelly-like form packed in condoms from Kanjikode on Thursday. The ..


Wife kept under house arrest by kin, alleges Dalit man in Pattambi

Palakkad: A 28-year-old Dalit man has complained that his wife was forcibly being kept under "house arrest" by her relatives ..


Excise nabs gang that smuggles ganja on train in Palakkad

Palakkad: Excise special squad and Palakkad intelligence team nabbed a team of five men for smuggling 1.5 kg ganja on train. The accused ..


Machete at LDF poll campaign in Palakkad; Youth Congress files complaint

Palakkad: The Youth Congress has petitioned the Election Commission (EC) following an incident were a machete fell off a vehicle during ..


Woman nabbed with 500 gm ganja from Palakkad

Palakkad: An Alappuzha native was nabbed with 5oo gm of ganja by excise special squad during a vehicle inspection at Valayar toll plaza ..


Couple found dead on railway track at Ottappalam

Ottappalam: The body of a couple, run over by a train was found on the tracks at Pathirippala in Palakkad on Tuesday. The deceased ..

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A worthwhile visit to Palakkad's Dhoni

Located about 9 km away from town, Dhoni village is famous for its enchanting forests, misty mountains and refreshing waterfalls. ..


Woman hacks husband to death in Palakkad

Palakkad: In a shocking incident, a woman hacked her husband to death at Kongadu in Palakkad on Wednesday. The deceased was identified ..

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All India Sevens tournament kickstarts in Palakkad

Vilayur: All India Sevens Football tournament organized by Abhilash Football Club, Kuppooth, kickstarted at Edappalam on Tuesday. The ..


Bharathapuzha river banks becoming a haven for anti-socials

Thrithala (Palakkad): The banks of the Bharathapuzha river have become a centre for illicit drinking. The illegal practice is more ..

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Risky life of toddy tappers in Palakkad

Meenakshipuram: Palakkad which is known as the rice bowl of Kerala has also another peculiarity which makes the district famous for ..

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Shutters of Malampuzha dam opened

Palakkad: Following heavy rain alert, all four shutters of Malampuzha dam were opened. The shutters were raised by 30 cm. The maximum ..


First case of reverse mortgage loan; Rajamma lives in dignity

Palakkad: Rajamma (75), who is unable to walk due to a fractured pelvic bone, was abandoned by her daughter and daughters-in-law and ..

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One lakh chocolate wrappers removed from Palakkad city in a single day

Palakkad: When waste was collected from the Palakkad city in a day, there were one lakh toffee wrappers in the collected waste. As ..


When heavy rains brought sleepless nights in Palakkad

Palakkad (Kerala): Rains have been relentless for the past several days. Fear of rising water entering our home has snatched away sleep ..


Once a pond but now…

Palakkad: There was a pond near Jaladha Nagar in Lakshminarayana Puram. It now lies almost covered by grass and plants making it unfit ..


Free auto rides for cancer, heart patients in Sreekrishnapuram

Sreekrishnapuram (Palakkad): Cancer patients and heart patients arriving at Sreekrishnapuram bus stand in Palakkad will be offered ..

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A bus provides free ride for students

Palakkad: When the travails of travelling in line buses are aplenty, students of Akathethara and Malampuzha have a different story ..


No farming practices; Wheat seeds withdrawn from panachayat

Mudappallur (Palakkad): Krishi Bhavan withdrew wheat seeds from Vandazhi Panchayat president following no farming practices from his ..


Relatives in shock as ‘dead’ person comes back

Kollangod: The family of Krishnankutty were under utter shock, when the deceased ‘who had died 10 months back’ returned ..


Large-scale smuggling of poultry birds in Palakkad

Palakkad: Large-scale smuggling of live poultry birds is rampant in Palakkad, say sources. According to the video released by Mathrubhumi ..


Wild boars enjoy a free run: create massive crop loss

Thennilapuram: The pet dogs may bark violently at night but the locals have no option but to turn a blind eye towards the cacophony, ..


IS recruitment: NIA's FIR exempts missing women

Kasargod: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) probing the case related to the recruitment of Keralites to Islamic States has prepared ..


Temperature at record high; 41.9 degree C in Malampuzha

Palakkad: The state continues to reel under the heat wave with temperature reaching the season’s highest. On Tuesday, Malampuzha ..


Sisters among four drowned to death in Palakkad

Palakkad: Three girls, including sisters, and a youth were drowned in a water-filled pit at Palakkad on Thursday afternoon. The bodies ..



Palakkad is the land of Palmyras and Paddy fields. It is the chief granary of Kerala, often called the Gateway of Kerala. Palakkad ..

The Fort of Tipu Sultan

Tipu's Fort stands in the heart of Palakkad, a small town on the lower edges of the Sahyadri ranges, with patches of dense forests ..

Pathanjali Ayurveda Hospital

Mathalakkad, Malampuzha. Dr. Balagopalan. Best Season: Emergency Details: Transport Terminals: How to Reach: ..


15 km via Poodur from Palakkad)This tiny village is the native place of the late Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavather. Best Season: ..

Ayurvedic Health Care Centre

Nalleppally, Palakkad. Dr. Rajapandi Best Season: Emergency Details: Transport Terminals: How to Reach: ..