Kerala: Youths fail to save woman's life, but take pictures on mobiles

In a shocking incident highlighting apathy to human life, two youths, who saw a woman fainting on the rail track on seeing an approaching train, failed to rush to her help, but instead took out their mobiles to capture the ghastly scene of the train ramming her.

Six arrested for raping minor tribal girls in Kerala

Six persons including a father and son have been arrested for allegedly raping three minor girls of a tribal hamlet for over a period of several months in Wayanad district, police said on Tuesday.

Kerala Labour Minister to send legal notice to DCC chief

Kerala Labour Minister Shibu Baby John Saturday expressed unhappiness at the remarks by Kozhikode DCC President KC Abu in connection with the March 13 incidents in the Assembly and said he would send a legal notice to him for the damage done to his reputation.

CPM worker injured in attack dies in Kannur

A 42-year-old CPI(M) worker, who was injured in an attack allegedly by BJP activists in neighbouring Kannur district, died Thursday.

IIM Kozhikode completes Final Placements

Kozhikode; About 347 students of IIM Kozhikode participated in the final placements which was completed in a record 10 days, with the highest domestic salary on offer touching Rs 29.5 lakh per annum.

Jailed Kerala teacher set free by Maldivian govt returns

Kerala teacher Jayachandran Mokeri, who was freed by the Maldivian government after eight months in jail for allegedly abusing a student, returned here on Friday and said the experience has 'shattered him mentally'.

'Kiss of Love' protest in Kozhikode​ marred by violence

Police took into custody some activists of the 'Kiss of Love' campaign, who had converged at the moffusil bus-stand here on Sunday to protest against moral policing and workers of 'Hanuman Sena' who were opposing them.

Minority Commission issues notice to MES prez on 'niqab' row

The Kerala State Minority Commission today issued notice to Muslim Education Society (MES) president Dr P A Fazal Gafoor, who had stoked a controversy saying 'niqab' or veil used by Muslim women to cover their faces, is 'unislamic'.

Kochi college frowns on 'Hug of Love' protest, 10 suspended

Ten students, who had launched an "Hug of Love" initiative to protest against moral policing, have been suspended by a college here.

Project report for Light metro for Kerala cities gets sanction

 The Detailed Project Report (DPR) of the elevated Light Metro meant for Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode was accorded sanction at the Board of Directors meeting chaired by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy here today.

Air India Express technical fault: Passengers stranded for nearly 2 days

Over 150 passengers of an Air India Express flight from Dammam to Kozhikode, scheduled on Saturday night, were stranded almost two days as the Boeing 737 aircraft developed a major technical fault.

World Space Week celebrated in Kozhikode to mark Mangalyaan's success
World Space Week celebrated in Kozhikode to mark Mangalyaan's success

World Space Week was celebrated in Kerala's Kozhikode district on Friday to mark the success of India's Mars mission, where many enthusiastic school and college students attended the space exhibition organised by the Regional Science Centre and Planetarium.

Heavy rains in Kerala leave 7 dead, cause extensive damage

Heavy rains that have lashed Kerala for the past three days have left seven people dead and caused huge damage to property in many districts, officials said.

1 killed in Kannur as rains lash northern parts of Kerala

Heavy rains continued to lash northern parts of Kerala, including Kozhikode, affecting normal life on Monday.

Hoax bomb threat to train

An anonymous telephone call stating that a bomb has been planted in the Kannur-Ernakulam Inter-City Express turned out to be a hoax on Friday.

Ten-hour hartal to protest attack on activists in Kerala

The ten-hour hartal called by the United Democratic Front and BJP in protest against the attack on a sit-in organised by the Azhimathi Virudha Janakeeya Munnani, in Kozhikode district affected normal life Tuesday.

LDF walkout in assembly against police lathi-charge

CPI-M-led LDF Opposition members in Kerala today staged a walkout in the Assembly to protest police lathicharge on pro-CPI-M student outfit Students Federation of India activists at Kozhikode.

Coast Guard rescues stranded crew

Indian Coast Guard has rescued five crew members of a cargo ship who were stranded in mid sea since April 5 due to an engine snag.

Poll fever catches up; stiff contest on cards in Kozhikode

The Kozhikode Lok Sabha constituency is witnessing a high voltage campaign by the key contestants- sitting MP M K Raghavan (Cong) of the UDF and CPI(M)`s A Vijayaraghavan of the Left Democratic Front, making it one of the prestigious contests in North Kerala.

Will secure thumping victory in LS polls: BJP

Predicting a thumping win for BJP in the Lok Sabha polls, BJP National Executive member, P S Sreedharan Pillai, today claimed the Congress` victory will be restricted to a two-digit figure.