FIR against unidentified people for feeding cracker-filled pineapple to pregnant elephant in Kerala's Malappuram

Mannarkkad forest range officer on Wednesday (June 3) said that an FIR was lodged against unidentified people under relevant sections of Wild Life Protection Act over the incident wherein a pregnant elephant died in Kerala's Malappuram after being fed a pineapple stuffed with crackers.

Jun 03, 2020, 14:08 PM IST

Pregnant elephant dies in Kerala after eating pineapple filled with firecrackers

The cracker explosion in her mouth is stated to have badly injured her tongue and mouth. In searing pain and hunger, she walked around the village but was unable to eat anything because of her injuries.

Jun 03, 2020, 00:47 AM IST

Cowards, 31 Union Ministers going to Jammu, only 5 visiting Kashmir: Mani Shankar Aiyar hits out at Centre's J&K outreach

Aiyar was addressing a rally in Kerala's Malappuram on Citizenship Amendment Act when he made the remarks.

Jan 21, 2020, 10:43 AM IST

9 more bodies recovered from Malappuram's Kavalappara landslide site

At least nine more bodies have been recovered from Kavalappara, near Nilambur, in Kerala's Malappuram district where a massive landslide occurred on August 8, Thursday night, news agency ANI reported.

Aug 11, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

Malappuram Lok Sabha constituency of Kerala: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Malappuram Lok Sabha constituency of Kerala.

Apr 10, 2019, 15:54 PM IST

Malappuram Lok Sabha Constituency

Kunhalikutty had defeated his rival CPI(M)'s MB Faisal by a margin of 171,023 votes in 2014 Lok Sabha election.

Apr 09, 2019, 14:40 PM IST

Six-year-old boy dies of West Nile fever in Kerala

The boy, hailing from neighbouring Malappuram district, was admitted to the intensive care unit of the Kozhikode Medical College Hospital here one week ago after he tested positive for the virus.

Mar 18, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Kerala rains: Death toll rises to 26; third red alert issued, 24 dam shutters opened

In an unprecedented development, shutters of 24 dams in different parts of the state have been opened.

Aug 10, 2018, 07:00 AM IST

Road washed away in Malappuram as flood hits Kerala - Watch

Calling the flood situation in the state "very grim", Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said it was for the first time in the history of the state that 22 dams have been opened at a time following the water level reaching its maximum capacity.

Aug 09, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

Kerala engineer names newborn after Arsenal footballer Mesut Ozil, gets special treatment from EPL Club

Inzamam ul-Haq, a civil engineer from Kerala, has grabbed eyeballs for naming his newborn son after Arsenal's Mesut Ozil.

Apr 10, 2018, 13:46 PM IST

Nurses attacked during Measles-Rubella vaccination drive in Kerala, 3 arrested

A junior public health nurse was attacked by some unidentified persons during the ongoing Measles-Rubella (MR) vaccination campaign at a school in Kerala's Malappuram.

Nov 24, 2017, 17:08 PM IST

Clerics order boycott of Muslim family as daughter marries Christian, community ignores and throws a party love jihad

Several community members decided to openly defy the boycott notification

Oct 24, 2017, 09:32 AM IST

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

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

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