Malappuram

Hectic campaigning on for Vengara Assembly by-election

Hectic campaigning is on for the October 11 Vengara Assembly be-election, with the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) looking favourites to win the seat that was vacated by party leader PK Kunhalikutty after he was elected to the Malappuram Lok Sabha constituency in April.

Oct 08, 2017, 13:39 PM IST

Maoist posters appear in Kerala's Nilambur

Police said two gang members have been identified and they were closely monitoring the movement of the Maoists in and around the region

Aug 02, 2017, 17:04 PM IST
Kerala draws up Rs 300 crore river basin tourism project

Kerala draws up Rs 300 crore river basin tourism project

With an aim to explore the untapped tourism potential of the region, Kerala government has drawn up an ambitious Rs 300 crore river basin tourism project for Malabar.

Jun 15, 2017, 15:43 PM IST

IUML retains Lok Sabha seat from Malappuram, calls it 'secular' win

IUML legislator PK Kunhalikutty was on Monday elected to the Lok Sabha from Malappuram in Kerala by a margin of 171,023 lakh votes. The winner called it a victory for "secular politics".

Apr 17, 2017, 21:02 PM IST

Over 68% turnout in Kerala bypoll, no untoward incident

Over 68 per cent turnout was recorded in the bypoll to the Malappuram Lok Sabha constituency in Kerala on Wednesday and could still go up as many voters were still in the queues when polling ended officially.

Apr 12, 2017, 23:05 PM IST

About 71 per cent polling recorded in Malappuram

About 71 per cent voting was recorded today in the bypoll for Malappuram Lok Sabha seat in Kerala with the exercise passing off peacefully.

Apr 12, 2017, 19:55 PM IST

Former Union minister E Ahamed laid to rest

78-year-old E Ahamed, who won from Malappuram in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, had represented Kerala seven times in the Lower House without a break.

Feb 02, 2017, 14:39 PM IST
21 medical students suspended for ragging in Kerala

21 medical students suspended for ragging in Kerala

The first year students in their complaint had alleged that they were stripped naked and forced to clean toilets at the college hostel and were also compelled to drink polluted water.

Dec 21, 2016, 12:11 PM IST

Probe teams get vital leads in Malappuram blasts

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) and the Kerala Police teams probing the November 1 Malappuram Collectorate bomb blast here, have got vital leads in the case, according to sources in the know of things.

Nov 04, 2016, 21:01 PM IST

Kerala celebrates Eid

The Muslim community of Kerala celebrated Eid on Monday and visited specially erected Eid-Gahs, halls and mosques across the state to offer prayers. It was a public holiday for all offices here.

Sep 12, 2016, 12:45 PM IST

Kerala-based NGO to receive UNESCO literacy prize in Paris today

A Kerala-based NGO will on Thursday receive the prestigious UNESCO Confucius Prize for Literacy for its literacy-linked skill development activities at a ceremony in Paris.

Sep 08, 2016, 08:59 AM IST
Girl commits suicide after being ragged in Kerala, three final year students arrested

Girl commits suicide after being ragged in Kerala, three final year students arrested

Six final year students, including three girls, of a private college near Vadakara here have been arrested on charges of ragging and abetting the suicide of a junior student of the same college, police said today.

Jul 27, 2016, 12:36 PM IST