Seasoned politician and film actor battle it out in Chalakudy

It is likely to be a cakewalk for senior Congress politician P C Chacko in the April 10 polls from Chalakudy Lok Sabha constituency, where he is pitted against Malayalam film actor Innocent, the CPI(M) Independent candidate.

Four year old abducted, later abandoned in Kerala

A 4-year-old kindergarten student was kidnapped from near her school at Chalakudy near here on Friday morning and was found abandoned on the outskirts of the district hours later.