Union Minister Mullappally Ramachandran retains Vadakara seat

Veteran Congress leader and Union Minister, Mullappally Ramachandran retained the Vadakara constituency, by edging out CPI(M)`s A N Shamseer of LDF by a slender margin of 3306 votes in a fluctuating battle.

Vadakara - a keen contest in the offing

A keen contest is on the cards in Vadakara Lok Sabha constituency, traditionally a CPI(M) bastion, in Kozhikode district, where the brutal murder of Revolutionary Marxist Party leader T P Chandrasekharan two years ago still remains a talking point among the people.

Man held for trying to molest girl in train

A criminal was on Saturday arrested for allegedly trying to molest a girl travelling by the Mangalore-Nagercoil Parasuram Express train at Vadakara station in the district on Saturday, police said.

Chandrasekharan murder: Culprits will be booked, says CM

Expressing satisfaction over the progress of investigation into the murder of RMP leader T P Chandrasekharan, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said the aim of the Government was to bring the culprits to book.