• Kannur: Youth held for sexually abusing minor girl 23 Jan 2020 01:59 By Express News Service KANNUR: A 22-year-old youth was arrested by Taliparamba police for allegedly sexually abusing a minor girl. According to police, AV Wahid of Koyyam Perunthileri took the girl, a Class IX student, to a rubber estate at Kolathur, on …
  • GMR Airports strikes deal to run duty free at Kannur International in Kerala 18 Jan 2020 11:16 INDIA. GMR Airports Limited (GAL), a subsidiary of GMR Infrastructure, has struck a seven-year exclusive concession agreement to run the duty free business at Kannur International Airport in Kerala. This is the first duty free concession managed by GMR …
  • GMR Airports wins contract for duty-free shops at Kerala’s Kannur International Airport 18 Jan 2020 09:42 GMR Airports Ltd has bagged the contract for duty-free shops at Kannur International Airport (KIAL) Ltd in Kerala. Kannur airport began commercial operations in December 2018. As part of its concession agreement signed with KIAL, the airport arm of the GMR …
  • GMR to develop, operate & manage duty-free outlets at Kannur Airport 18 Jan 2020 06:38 GMR Airports Limited (GAL) has signed concession agreement with Kannur International Airport Limited (KIAL) to develop, operate, maintain and manage the duty-free outlets at Kannur International Airport on an exclusive basis. Under the concession agreement …
  • GMR Airports Limited to develop, operate, manage Duty-Free outlets at Kannur International Airport 18 Jan 2020 05:42 GMR Airports Limited (GAL), a subsidiary of GMR Infrastructure Limited, today announced it has signed concession agreement with Kannur International Airport Limited (KIAL) to develop, operate, maintain and manage the Duty-Free outlets at Kannur …
  • Kannur students make presentation at Fablearn Asia in Thailand 10 Jan 2020 11:17 KANNUR: The students and teachers of Amrita Vidyalayam at Thalassery, in Kannur, are on cloud nine, as the affordable paralysis treatment system developed by the 9th grade students of their school have been selected for a presentation at Fablearn Asia 2020 …
  • Trade union strike total in Kannur and Kasargod districts 08 Jan 2020 05:23 The nation-wide strike called by the trade unions on Wednesday against the alleged ‘anti-people’ policies of the Central government was total in Kannur and Kasargod districts. Most of the traders and shopkeepers extended their support to the strike. Every …
  • Day after heckled in Kannur, Governor acts tough, says protecting Constitution his responsibility 30 Dec 2019 00:09 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A day after Governor Arif Mohammed Khan was forced to abruptly end his inaugural speech at the Indian History Congress (IHC) in Kannur following strong protest by delegates over his stance on the Citizenship ( …
  • There were deviations from agreed protocol, says Kannur varsity VC 29 Dec 2019 22:52 By Express News Service KANNUR: There were deviations from the agreed protocol during the inaugural session of the Indian History Congress, Kannur University Vice Chancellor Prof Gopinath Raveendran told reporters on Sunday. He said that the name of …
  • Kerala Governor Faces Protests At Kannur University Over Citizenship Amendment Act 28 Dec 2019 09:55 Some delegates shouted "Kerala Governor shame shame" as Arif Mohammed Khan concluded his speech. Kannur: Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan faced unprecedented protests on Saturday from some delegates during his speech at the Indian History …
  • Jet Airways' closure, Kannur airport dent Mangaluru air traffic 25 Dec 2019 07:47 BENGALURU: Mangalore International Airport (MIA) is seeing a sharp drop in passenger traffic after the closure of Jet Airways and the launch of Kannur International Airport (KIA) in the neighbouring Kerala. The table-top airport in coastal Karnataka has …
  • Is Kannur International Airport Ltd flying into headwinds? 08 Dec 2019 21:28 Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: As the Kannur International Airport Ltd (KIAL) is set to hold its first anniversary celebrations of the airport on Monday, it finds itself heading into headwinds over a host of issues. Against the terminals designed …
  • Tribal literacy project to be implemented at Aralam farm in Kannur 10 Nov 2019 22:46 Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: After imparting literacy to nearly 11,000 tribal people at Attappadi block in Palakkad and in Wayanad district, the tribal literacy programme of the State Literacy Mission is all set to be rolled out in Kannur. …
  • Kannur University students arrest: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan seeks explanation from DGP 02 Nov 2019 10:09 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan has sought an explanation from the State Police Chief over UAPA charges against the Kannur University students, who were arrested for distributing pamphlets with Maoist content, in …
  • Jayasurya’s Vellam starts rolling in Kannur 21 Oct 2019 19:58 After the critically-acclaimed Captain, Jayasurya and Prajesh Sen are coming together for Vellam. Written and directed by Prajesh, the movie has Samyuktha Menon as female lead. Rest of the cast includes Dileesh Pothan, Siddique, Alencier, Idavela Babu, …
  • Lecture series on Latin America to be held in three Kerala cities: Thiruvananthapuram, Kottayam, Kannur 07 Oct 2019 05:36 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A series of lectures on Latin America is being organised in the city on October 16. The four-part series will delve on modernity, development and transformations in Latin America. Two of the lecture series will …
  • Kannur airport’s claim of not being a govt entity hits turbulence 26 Sep 2019 01:52 Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kannur International Airport’s claim that it does not fit into the category of a public authority has triggered a debate. Interestingly, a similar argument by the Cochin International Airport was rejected by the …
  • ‘Govt tensed to allow CAG audit on Kannur airport’ 21 Sep 2019 02:21 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Mounting attack on state government for its reluctance to allow the CAG to audit Kannur International Airport, Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala wrote to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan expressing strong …
  • Kannur-based globetrotter Shakir Subhan’s YouTube vlog ‘Mallu Traveler’ is a primer for budget travel 18 Sep 2019 12:47 In August last year, Shakir Subhan decided to hitch-hike all the way from his hometown in Iritty, Kannur, to Kathmandu in Nepal with “absolutely no money” in hand. “I have always wanted to travel a lot but never had the financial resources. I have this …
  • Congress demands CAG audit into KIFBI and Kannur airport 17 Sep 2019 09:56 Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 17 (IANS) The Congress party in Kerala has approached the Governor Arif Mohammed Khan seeking his intervention to ensure that the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India’s audit takes place in two state-run organisations. …
  • GoAir pilot sends distresscall to ATC before landing in Kannur airport 11 Sep 2019 14:58 ‘At GoAir, safety of passengers, crew is of paramount importance. Airline regrets any inconvenience caused to passengers.’ statement said. New Delhi: The pilot of a GoAir flight sent a 'Pan-Pan' (distress) call seeking an urgent landing to the Air …
  • National Minority Commission seeks report from Kerala Police chief on ‘unnatural’ death in Kannur 10 Sep 2019 02:30 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The National Minority Commission has sought report from the State Police Chief on the suspicious death of Muthupara Joy alias Joseph Muthuparakkunnel, who was found dead at Cherupuzha in Kannur. The Commission …
  • Kerala government pushes for foreign airlines at Kannur airport 01 Sep 2019 03:49 The State government has made a strong pitch for opening the Kannur international airport for foreign carriers. At a meeting of airline CEOs convened by the State and the Civil Aviation Ministry here on Saturday, V. Thulasidas, Managing Director, Kannur …
  • Jamia Hamdard Kannur campus holds its first convocation 30 Aug 2019 06:08 The first convocation ceremony of the Kannur campus of the New Delhi-based Jamia Hamdard, a deemed-to-be university, was held here on Thursday. Jamia Hamdard Vice Chancellor Seyed Ehtesham Hasnain conferred gold medals on top scorers in BA (English), B.Com …
  • Ruckus in Kannur Corporation Council as LDF stages protest 30 Aug 2019 06:08 The Kannur Corporation Council meeting on Monday witnessed pandemonium as Left Democratic Front (LDF) councillors tried to disrupt the meeting chaired by Deputy Mayor P.K. Ragesh, who is the acting-Mayor after the resignation of E.P. Latha as Mayor …
  • Ships stranded in Kannur to be towed to SILK scrap unit 26 Aug 2019 05:56 The work to tow away the two Maldivian ships-for-scrap that have run aground near Dharmadam and Azhikkal here and tug them safely to the State-owned ship-breaking unit of the Steel Industries Kerala Ltd. (SILK) at Azhikkal will begin on August 26. …
  • CPI-M loses hold over Kannur local body in Vijayan bastion 17 Aug 2019 12:56 Kannur, Aug 17 (IANS) The CPI-M and Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan received a setback here on Saturday when the party lost control over the Kannur Corporation. The Congress-led opposition had moved a no-trust motion against Mayor E.P. Latha of the CPI-M. …
  • UDF wins no-trust motion against Kannur Mayor 17 Aug 2019 10:33 Ending the stalemate in the administration of the Kannur Corporation, the UDF won a no-confidence motion against Mayor E.P. Latha of the LDF, with the support of Deputy Mayor P.K. Ragesh. The vote of Mr. Ragesh, an independent, was decisive in the 55- …
  • Foreign currency worth Rs 4.32 lakh seized at Kannur airport 16 Aug 2019 17:01 Image Source : SURESHPPRABHU Foreign currency worth Rs 4.32 lakh seized at Kannur airport The CISF has seized foreign currency worth Rs 4.32 lakh from a Dubai-bound passenger at the Kannur airport in Kerala, a senior official said on Friday. The seizure …
  • Henchman of Dawood Ibrahim's brother Anees held at Kannur airport - Mumbai News s of India 15 Aug 2019 19:06
  • Henchman of Dawood Ibrahim's brother Anees held at Kannur airport 14 Aug 2019 01:30
  • D-gang member close to Anees Kaskar held in Kannur airport 14 Aug 2019 00:52 The Anti Extortion Cell of the Mumbai Police Crime Branch arrested a member of the D-gang, alleged to have been with the gang for 15 years and believed to be close to Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar’s brother Anees. Altaf Abdul Lateef Saeed, a resident of Navi …
  • Mumbai: Anees Ibrahim’s close aide arrested at Kannur airport 13 Aug 2019 22:38 Dawood Ibrahim’s brother Anees Ibrahim. (File) A close aide of gangster Dawood Ibrahim’s brother Anees Ibrahim has been arrested by the Mumbai Police Crime Branch in a case of extortion filed by a Navi Mumbai-based hotelier. Altaf Saeed was arrested from …
  • Rain toll rises to 57; red alert in Wayanad, Kannur, Kasargod 10 Aug 2019 20:48 As the rain fury continued in most parts of Kerala on Saturday, except central Kerala districts, government agencies maintain high alert levels across the State. The death toll in rain-related calamities climbed to 57 at the time of filing this report. …
  • Kerala floods: Power blackout in Kannur, Kasaragod 10 Aug 2019 03:07 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Power supply in Kannur and Kasaragod districts remained disrupted since Friday evening in the wake of flood.  The water level rose in Chaliyar river causing disruption in power transmission through the 220 KV …
  • Deploy special police in Kannur, Kozhikode: CM Pinarayi Vijayan 31 Jul 2019 00:57 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:  Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, after his meeting with Union Home Minister Amit Shah in Delhi, said the Centre had agreed to favourably consider Kerala’s demand to deploy special police forces in Kannur and …
  • GoAir launches Dubai–Kannur flights 28 Jul 2019 13:27 Low-cost Indian carrier GoAir has launched daily non-stop flights from Dubai to Kannur, Kerala, the latest Middle East route following direct flights to Abu Dhabi and Muscat from the South Indian state. Jeh Wadia, managing director, GoAir, said: “Our daily …
  • High Court breather for Kannur varsity Pro-Vice-Chancellor 27 Jul 2019 02:58 By Express News Service KOCHI/ KANNUR: The High Court on Friday directed that incumbent PT Raveendran be allowed to continue as Pro-Vice-Chancellor (PVC) of  Kannur University for two weeks. The court will now take up the matter on August 6. It is on a …
  • UAE- Expats hope new flight service will cut ticket prices to Kannur - News | 25 Jul 2019 03:34 (MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Following the official launch of GoAir's Dubai-Kannur-Dubai flights, expatriates from the northern districts of the Indian state of Kerala are hoping that air ticket prices to this the sector will drop considerably. The Indian …
  • Expats hope new flight service will cut ticket prices to Kannur 24 Jul 2019 18:25 The Kannur-Dubai flight via GoAir is priced at a starting rate of Dh335. Following the official launch of GoAir's Dubai-Kannur-Dubai flights, expatriates from the northern districts of the Indian state of Kerala are hoping that air ticket prices to …
  • More downpour forecast; red alert in Kannur, Kasaragod today 23 Jul 2019 03:29 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Southwest Monsoon, which has gathered steam yet again, will continue to pound north and central Kerala for the next couple of days, according to the weather model issued by the Indian Meteorological …
  • Man Arrested At Kerala's Kannur Airport With Hashish Hidden In Slippers 13 Jul 2019 12:36 Officials found a total of 690 grams of hashish concealed in the sole of the man's slippers. Kannur: A Doha-bound passengers was arrested from the international airport in Kerala's Kannur on Friday for allegedly carrying hashish, estimated to be …
  • Passenger nabbed from Kannur airport with Rs 7 lakh worth narcotics 13 Jul 2019 12:16 Kannur (Kerala) [India], July 13 (ANI): Central Industrial Security Force personnel on Friday apprehended from the Kannur International airport here a Doha-bound passenger who was allegedly carrying hashish estimated to be worth Rs seven lakh. The accused …
  • Kerala: NRI’s suicide leads to crack in CPM Kannur leadership 27 Jun 2019 00:04 Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan The suicide of an NRI investor in CPI(M)-ruled Anthoor Municipality in Kannur seems to have led to fissures in the party’s district leadership. Family members of the deceased, Sajan Parayail, had alleged that ego …
  • Anthoor bares fissures in Kannur CPI(M)? 26 Jun 2019 08:33 The purported rift in the Communist Party of India (Marxist) leadership in the district may be real or perceived. But the tremor of protests in the aftermath of the suicide of NRI investor Sajan Parayil here on June 18 has brought to the fore what can be …
  • Early morning raid unearths mobile phone, ganja, weapons at Kannur Central Prison 22 Jun 2019 07:04 An early morning raid led by Director General of Prisons (DGP) Rishiraj Singh in the Central Prison in Kannur on Saturday unearthed mobile phones, chargers, ganja, iron rods and weapons kept illegally by the inmates in prisoners’ blocks in the jail. The …
  • Rape charge- Mumbai police in Kannur 20 Jun 2019 11:26 Two officers of the Maharashtra Police reached here on Wednesday as part of the probe in a case of rape against Binoy Kodiyeri, the elder son of Communist Party of India (Marxist) State secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, registered on a complaint by a Mumbai …
  • Expatriate investor found hanging at his Kannur house 19 Jun 2019 01:24 Sajan reportedly constructed the convention centre and applied for occupancy certificate on April 14. (Representational) An expatriate investor was found hanging at his house in Kannur on Tuesday. Sajan Parayil, 49, managing director of Partha Builders, …
  • Kannur police likely to book woman who filed rape case against Binoy Kodiyeri 18 Jun 2019 11:01 The Kannur district police is likely to register a case on a petition by Binoy Kodiyeri, son of Communist Party of India (Marxist) State secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, against a Mumbai-based woman who has accused him of raping her for years by promising …
  • Resentment brewing among RSS, BJP workers of Kannur over Gadkari’s lunch at Pinarayi’s residence 16 Jun 2019 00:30 Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Resentment is brewing among RSS, BJP workers of Kannur after Union Minister and Member of Parliament from Nagpur, Nitin Gadkari and his extended family had lunch at Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s residence …
  • Oman- GoAir Muscat-Kannur daily flights from June 1 25 May 2019 03:02 (MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Buoyed by the overwhelming response that GoAir received for its Muscat–Kannur–Muscat flights, India's fastest growing airline has increased its frequency to daily flights from Muscat to Kannur. The daily flights from …
  • Kannur Election Result 2019: K Sudhakaran leading 23 May 2019 18:14
  • Kannur Constituency Election Result 2019: K Sudhakaran leads P. K. Sreemathi Teacher trails 23 May 2019 12:27
  • GoAir Muscat-Kannur daily flights from June 1 22 May 2019 08:32 The daily flights from Muscat to Kannur will come into effect from June 1 and the booking window has been opened for tour operators and customers. Jeh Wadia, managing director, GoAir, said, “Ever since GoAir introduced direct flights from Muscat to Kannur, …
  • More flights to India’s Kannur 21 May 2019 19:36 Currently, the airline operates three flights a week to Kannur. Muscat: Indian Budget carrier GoAir will operate daily flights from Muscat International Airport to Kannur International Airport from May 30, 2019. Currently, the airline operates three …
  • Three CPI (M) activists booked for 'bogus voting' in Kannur 02 May 2019 09:50 By PTI KANNUR: Three women activists of the ruling CPI(M), including a panchayat member, have been booked on charges of bogus voting in Kasaragod Lok Sabha constituency during the April 23 polls, police said Thursday. The case was registered against N P …
  • 3 Women Cast Bogus Votes In Kannur, Confirms Kerala Poll Officer 29 Apr 2019 21:49 Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Electoral Officer TR Meena has confirmed charges of bogus voting at a poll booth in Kannur district, which falls in the Kasargod Lok Sabha constituency, during the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections. Hours after voting …
  • Kerala CEO confirms bogus voting by CPI-M workers in Kannur 29 Apr 2019 14:28 Thiruvananthapuram, April 29 (IANS) Chief Electoral Officer Tikka Ram Meena on Monday confirmed that bogus voting took place at a polling booth in Kannur district and that three women are guilty of it. “This happened in the polling booth at Pillathara in …
  • Kannur, Kasaragod Collectors to probe bogus vote charges 29 Apr 2019 05:08 The joint report of the Kannur and Kasaragod District Collectors on the alleged bogus voting in some booths in the Kalliassery Assembly segment here, which is in the Kasaragod Lok Sabha constituency, will be submitted to the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) …
  • Lok Sabha Elections: Snake Inside VVPAT Machine Delays Voting In Kerala's Kannur 23 Apr 2019 19:59 An unusual "visitor" in a polling booth in the Kannur Lok Sabha constituency caused the voting to be held up for a while on Tuesday. A small snake was found inside a VVPAT machine in a booth at Mayyil Kandakkai in the constituency, which is …
  • Snake holds up voting in Kannur 23 Apr 2019 09:30
  • Snake Inside Voting Machine Holds Up Polling In Kerala's Kannur Seat 23 Apr 2019 07:58 The snake was removed soon and voting continued. (Representational) Kannur: An unusual "visitor" in a polling booth in Kerala's Kannur Lok Sabha constituency held up voting for a brief while today. A small snake was found inside a VVPAT ( …
  • Rahul Gandhi’s surprise call to seven-year-old ‘fan’ who could not meet him in Kannur 19 Apr 2019 08:08 Seven-year-old Nadan. (Source: Facebook/jonathaan.kavil) After failing to meet him because of security reasons, a seven-year-old fan of Rahul Gandhi was surprised when the Congress chief called him at his home. Rahul’s new Wayanad Twitter handle posted …
  • Neutral voters hold the key in Kannur this general election 07 Apr 2019 00:37 Express News Service KANNUR: Sabin, 19, of Avera is a first-time voter and he is pretty sure of the political scenario prevailing in the state as well as nationally. A rather prolonged chat this correspondent had with the youth near the Malabar Company at …
  • Air India Express launches Bahrain - Kannur flights 02 Apr 2019 10:50 Bahrain Airport Company (BAC), the operator and managing body of Bahrain International Airport (BIA), welcomed the arrival of the inaugural Air India Express flight from Kannur, India to Bahrain on April 1.   As the first direct route from Kannur (in …
  • Air India’s New Delhi-Kannur flight services to commence tomorrow 01 Apr 2019 20:27 Passengers can directly check-in their baggage for connecting flights from the national capital, the airline confirmed. National carrier Air India will start services between New Delhi, Kannur and Calicut from Tuesday, the authorities at Kannur …
  • Bahrain airport welcomes inaugural Air India Express Kannur flight 01 Apr 2019 15:44 Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) today welcomed the inaugural flight of Air India Express from Kannur at Bahrain International Airport (BIA), said a report. The flight was greeted by a BAC delegation led by chief commercial officer, Ayman Zainal, alongside …
  • Good news: Air India's Delhi-Kannur direct flight begins tomorrow 01 Apr 2019 14:45 Image Source : PTI/FILE Image Air India, the flag carrier airline of the country, will begin from Tuesday Delhi-Kannur direct flights.  On Saturday, the government-owned enterprise announced that it will start direct flights on Delhi-Kannur route from …
  • Air India to start direct flights on Delhi-Kannur route from April 2 30 Mar 2019 17:42 Air India on Saturday announced that it will start direct flights on Delhi-Kannur route from April 2 using its A320neo aircraft. "The flight will be operated five days a week except on Monday and Thursday," the national carrier's spokesperson …
  • MV Jayarajan elected CPM Kannur district secretary 12 Mar 2019 02:47 By Express News Service KANNUR: CPM state committee member and Chief Minister’s private secretary M V Jayarajan was elected as CPM’s Kannur district secretary on Monday, replacing P Jayarajan, who is contesting from Vadakara as the LDF candidate for LS …
  • GoAir launches flight services connecting Kannur to Abu Dhabi 04 Mar 2019 02:36 Dubai: Abu Dhabi Airports has welcomed GoAir’s launch of four new flights between Kannur International Airport (CNN) and Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), connecting the two cities with flights operating every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, a …
  • GoAir launches Kannur-Abu Dhabi flights 02 Mar 2019 09:34 Low-cost Indian carrier GoAir has kicked off its operations from Kannur International Airport in the south Indian state of Kerala to the UAE capital Abu Dhabi with four new weekly flights on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.   Abu Dhabi Airports …
  • Kannur Lok Sabha constituency: A big fight on the cards 26 Feb 2019 01:58 Express News Service KANNUR: Though the district is considered a strong fortress of the CPM, neither CPM nor LDF could claim a monopoly in Kannur Lok Sabha constituency over Congress or UDF, as the constituency had embraced both the fronts many times. …
  • Air India Express to change Kannur-Doha schedule... 16 Feb 2019 19:09  16 Feb 2019 - 18:37 Image used for representation. Doha: Indian budget airlines Air India Express will shift its Monday flight to the newly-opened Kannur International Airport in Kerala, India, to Friday. In an earlier report about Air India Express …
  • Another service to be added on Doha-Kannur route 16 Feb 2019 13:38  16 Feb 2019 - 14:29 File picture used for representation Doha: Indian budget airlines Air India Express will add one more additional flight to the newly-opened Kannur International Airport in Kerala, India, bringing the total operations by the airline in …
  • MLA moves Kerala HC against special concession for Kannur airport 07 Feb 2019 02:33 By Express News Service KOCHI: Muslim League MLA T V Ibrahim on Wednesday approached the High Court challenging the state government’s decision to reduce sales tax on Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) for flights from Kannur International Airport. The court has …
  • Kerala Tourism targets 100% tourism inflow with the inauguration of Kannur International airport 29 Jan 2019 11:56 With the inauguration of the Kannur International airport, Kerala is the only state in India to have four international airports. The Kerala Tourism department on Tuesday said it plans to boost foreign tourist inflow by 100 % and domestic tourism by 30% in …
  • GoAir to start Kannur-Abu Dhabi flight services from March 1 29 Jan 2019 10:38 New Delhi, Jan 29 () Adding Abu Dhabi as its fourth foreign destination, GoAir on Tuesday announced that it will start flight services from Kannur to the UAE capital from March 1. "GoAir will operate four direct flight services per week between Kannur …
  • GoAir to link Kannur with Abu Dhabi 29 Jan 2019 09:16
  • Sales tax cut on aviation fuel only in Kannur airport: CM 29 Jan 2019 07:38 Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said that the government has reduced the sales tax on Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) for flights from the Kannur international airport as part of the regional connectivity scheme under the Union government’s Ude Desh ka Aam …
  • GoAir to start flights from new Kannur airport to Oman 27 Jan 2019 08:03 Indian budget carrier GoAir has announced plans to launch flights from the recently- opened Kannur airport in Kerala, to Muscat, Oman, starting from next month. The new international flight will operate thrice weekly from February 28. Bookings for the …
  • GoAir to start connection between Kannur and Muscat 25 Jan 2019 14:15
  • Air Indian Express launches daily flights from Sharjah to Kannur 22 Jan 2019 15:58 Five flights per week on Kannur- Abu Dhabi sector. Sharjah services will be enhanced to a daily service from the present four weekly flights, announced chief executive office of Air India Express K Shyam Sundar at a press meet in Dubai on Tuesday, January …
  • GoAir adds Muscat as its 3rd International Destination with Flight operations from Kannur-Muscat to commence from February 28 20 Jan 2019 05:55 (MENAFN - ForPressRelease) Mumbai, January 18, 2019: GoAir, the worlds fastest growing airline, is all set to further expand its international footmark with the launch of direct flights on Kannur Muscat Kannur route effective February 28, 2019. GoAir that …
  • GoAir to start Kannur-Muscat flight on Feb 28 18 Jan 2019 19:14 Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) Budget airline GoAir on Friday said it would operate three direct weekly flights between Kannur in Kerala and Muscat from February 28. Bookings for the flight are open with immediate effect with a “one-way fare (all inclusive) …
  • GoAir to start Kannur-Muscat flights from Feb 28 18 Jan 2019 13:19 Budget carrier GoAir will begin operations to Muscat, its third international destination, from the recently commissioned Kannur international airport in northern Kerala, from February 28. The Wadia group-run airline, which commenced international …
  • GoAir to connect Kannur and Muscat 14 Jan 2019 14:33 The authority last week stated that ‘it has approved the operation of Indian airline GoAir for seven weekly flights from Kannur International Airport to Muscat International Airport from February 1, 2019’. The airline started its international operations …
  • ‘Would love it if I could vote in Kannur while sitting in Kochi’ 13 Jan 2019 01:43 It was seven years ago that Siddharth S Nair voted for the last time. That means he has been unable to keep the promise he made to himself in 2009, that he would vote in every election because voting, he believes, is a moral duty. "After I became …
  • Bomb hurled at BJP worker's house, 18 bombs seized in Kannur 07 Jan 2019 16:27 KANNUR/ Thiruvananthapuram: In stray incidents of violence, a country bomb was hurled at the house of a BJP worker at Koyilandy in Kozhikode while 18 crude bombs were seized from Kannur Monday. Police said the number of people arrested in connection …
  • Sabarimala: Violence in Kannur, Centre seeks state’s report 05 Jan 2019 23:43 Kerala has been rocked by protests by right-wing groups after two women of “menstruating age” offered prayers at the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala on January 2. (File photo) With protests over the entry of women into Sabarimala spiralling into violence …
  • Sabarimala violence: Politically sensitive Kannur boils over 05 Jan 2019 17:00 KANNUR: Violence involving BJP-RSS and ruling CPI(M) rocked parts of Kerala, particularly Kannur district, Saturday with several houses and shops of rival leaders and workers being attacked over the Sabarimala issue. Besides Kannur, Perambra in …
  • Bombs hurled at residences of BJP, CPI(M) leaders in Kannur, 20 arrested - The Siasat Daily 05 Jan 2019 10:31 Posted by Syed Qayam Ali on Jan 05, 2019, 1:15 PM IST India Kannur: A country-made bomb was hurled at the ancestral house of BJP MP V Muraleedharan in Kerala’s Kannur district on Friday night. His sister and family were inside the house at the time of the …
  • Sabarimala row: Kannur spirals into familiar violence, houses of CPM, BJP leaders attacked 05 Jan 2019 07:45 The damaged house of Thalassery BJP Mandalam president Sumesh. The general animosity between the cadres of the BJP/RSS and the ruling CPM in Kerala, intensified by the ongoing protests around the subject of entry of menstruating women into the …
  • 237 people detained in Kannur, Pathanamthitta violence 05 Jan 2019 07:32 [India], Jan 5 (ANI): A total of 237 people have been taken into preventive detention by the police in connection with violence in Kannur and Pathanamthitta districts of Kerala. While 204 people were taken into preventive detention in Pathanamthitta …
  • Bombs hurled at residences of BJP, CPI(M) leaders in Kannur, 20 arrested 05 Jan 2019 04:31 [India], Jan 5 (ANI): A country-made bomb was hurled at the ancestral house of BJP MP V Muraleedharan in Kerala's Kannur district on Friday night. His sister and family were inside the house at the time of the incident. Muraleedharan, who is also the …
  • Flight services likely between Hindon and Kannur 27 Dec 2018 12:34 New Delhi, Dec 27 () Union minister Jayant Sinha Thursday said that flight services could begin to Kannur in Kerala from Hindon in the national capital region. A new civil enclave is being developed at Hindon for commercial flights under the regional …
  • Another set of Keralites from Kannur leave the country to join IS 14 Dec 2018 01:56 Express News Service KOCHI: Another batch of Malayalees from Kannur have reportedly left for Syria to join the Islamic State (IS). For the state police and Central intelligence, it's not the journey of Malayalees from India to Syria that's worrying …
  • Kerala gets its fourth international airport in Kannur. Here’s how it looks 10 Dec 2018 12:01 The airport puts Kannur on the global aviation map. Photo: Twitter/@sureshpprabhu Putting an end to a wait of five decades, Kannur International Airport was inaugurated on Sunday. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurated the fourth …
  • Kannur saw flight landings even before Independence 10 Dec 2018 10:30 The international airport in Kannur was inaugurated on Sunday. (Express photo) The cultural hub of Kannur, located in Malabar region of North Kerala on Sunday, became the fourth city in the state to have its own international airport. The fruition of a …
  • Malabar now beckons, via Kannur airport 09 Dec 2018 20:07 Interiors of the Kannur international airport that opened for operations on Sunday. It is the fourth airport in Kerala after the ones in Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi and Kozhikode. Kannur: For Anuraj, a technology professional working in Bengaluru, it’s an …


  • PFI funded CAA, NRC protests; also paid senior lawyers: ED 27 Jan 2020 21:29 Written by Deeptiman Tiwary | New Delhi | Published: January 28, 2020 2:23:14 am At the sit-in against CAA, NRC at Shaheen Bagh on Monday. (PTI) A report sent by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has alleged that Kerala …
  • Italian football club AC Milan to launch three academies in Kerala 27 Jan 2020 14:45 AC Milan, a joint second-most successful club in Serie-A with 18 league titles along with Inter Milan, has 19 international academies in countries like Algeria, Saudi Arabia, Japan, Morocco, Vietnam, Switzerland and Sweden. (Twitter/ACMilan) Kerala’s …
  • Revised property tax rate will not burden ordinary men: Kozhikode corporation mayor 27 Jan 2020 14:27 KOZHIKODE: Kozhikode corporation mayor Thottathil Raveendran said that the introduction of property tax revision after a gap of 25 years will not burden ordinary men as the residential buildings having an area upto 2,000 square feet and constructed before …
  • 25,000 fans turn up to support late Dhanarajan’s family in Gokulam-Churchill clash 27 Jan 2020 10:06 By: PTI | Kozhikode | Published: January 27, 2020 3:17:29 pm A total of 25,000 people turned for the I-League clash between Gokulam Kerala FC and Churchill Brothers FC. (Source: Twitter/GokulamKeralaFC) Home side Gokulam Kerala FC notched up a solitary …
  • Nothing to worry about on coronavirus, assures Kerala minister 27 Jan 2020 09:58 Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 27 (IANS) Even as 288 persons in Kerala have been kept under medical observation in the wake of the coronavirus scare, state Health Minister K.K. Shailaja asserted that there was no reason for any concern. Of these 288 persons, …
  • Kerala on high alert over Coronavirus outbreak, 281 put under medical surveillance 27 Jan 2020 09:41 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala is on high alert as the novel coronavirus (nCoV) is spreading to various parts of the world.  As per the data released by the state health department, 288 people have reached the state from places where …
  • Kerala CM Vijayan seeks suitable monetary compensation from Nepal govt to kin of 8 deceased tourists 27 Jan 2020 05:23 Image Source : FILE Kerala CM Vijayan seeks suitable monetary compensation from Nepal govt to kin of 8 deceased tourists Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday sought the urgent intervention of the External Affairs Ministry for "suitable …
  • Kerala CM seeks monetary compensation from Nepal to kin of 8 deceased tourists 26 Jan 2020 18:38 By: PTI | Thiruvananthapuram | Published: January 26, 2020 10:31:08 pm Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan and CPI state secretary Kanam Rajendran will join the movement in Palayam in Thiruvananthapuram. (File) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday …
  • 25,000 turn up to support Dhana's family 26 Jan 2020 17:56 IMAGE: Fans helped collect ₹ 5,60,350, which will be forwarded to late R Dhanarajan's family. Photograph: Hero I-League/Twitter Home side Gokulam Kerala FC notched up a solitary goal victory over former champions Churchill Brothers FC of Goa in an …
  • Lakhs line up between Kasargode and Kaliyikkavila for LDF human chain against CAA, NRC 26 Jan 2020 16:01 Tens of thousands of people joined hands to form a human chain stretching from one end of the State to the other on Sunday evening in a mass protest organised by the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the …
  • Death of tourists: Kerala CM seeks compensation from Nepal 26 Jan 2020 16:01 Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday requested the Centre to persuade Nepal to compensate the kin of eight Keralites who died due to suspected carbon monoxide poisoning from a malfunctioning heater in a hotel room at Kathmandu last week. In a letter …
  • Republic Day celebrations: Fight attempts to weaken Constitution, says Kerala Minister 26 Jan 2020 10:52 Sending a strong message against attempts of weakening the Indian Constitution and curtail fundamental rights, Kerala Minister for Excise and Labour T.P. Ramakrishnan on January 26 said the country was going through a peculiar situation where its citizens …
  • Latin churches, Kerala Wakf mosques to hoist flag 26 Jan 2020 02:05 By Express News Service KOCHI: Protesting against Citizenship (Amendment) Act, mosques under Kerala State Wakf Board and Churches under Latin Catholic Dioceses will hoist national flag and read the preamble to the Constitution on Sunday. The first-of-its- …
  • National laurel for Malayalis 26 Jan 2020 02:04 By Express News Service Sri M: Social reformer, educationist and spiritual guide T'Puram: Born into a Muslim family as Mumtaz Ali Khan in Thiruvananthapuram in 1949, Sri M is a social reformer, educationist and spiritual guide. His discourses are not …
  • Coronavirus- 11 people who returned from China under watch in Kerala, Mumbai 25 Jan 2020 16:49 The Union Health ministry said of these 11 people, two persons who were kept under observation at a Mumbai hospital and one person each under watch in Hyderabad and Bengaluru have tested negative. "ICMR-NIV Pune has informed that 4 samples (2 from …
  • As coronavirus spreads, here’s a guide to what you should know on the virus 25 Jan 2020 10:54 Passengers wear masks as they walk past a scanning machine monitoring people’s temperature following the new coronavirus outbreak in China, at Bandaranaike international airport in Katunayake, Sri Lanka January 24, 2020. (Reuters Photo: Dinuka Liyanawatte) …
  • Coronavirus outbreak: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan reviews situation 25 Jan 2020 10:37 At least seven Indians have been kept under observation in Kerala to check for possible exposure to the deadly novel coronavirus. (PTI Photo) Coronavirus outbreak LIVE Updates: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday reviewed preparedness for the …
  • Fever, headache, body pain & breathing issues: S... 25 Jan 2020 10:18 NEW DELHI: The 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) appears to have symptoms similar to those of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and may be capable of spreading from person to person and between cities, according to two studies published in The …
  • Gender games: Too many men, too little change 25 Jan 2020 10:05 Women accounted for just 15.2% of corporate directors in India in 2019. The global average is 20.6%, according to a Credit Suisse Research Institute study released in October 2019. The same study showed India has the third-lowest rank in Asia-Pacific …
  • Coronavirus hits Kerala, 7 under watch in Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Kozhikode, Pathanamthitta 25 Jan 2020 07:25 The epicentre of the coronavirus is Wuhan, in China. (File Photo) At least seven people, who have shown symptoms of respiratory problems, have been admitted to hospitals in Kerala and will be tested for coronavirus. Two of the seven have been admitted to a …
  • I-League 2019-20: Gokulam Kerala vs Churchill Brothers - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview 25 Jan 2020 04:27 I-League 2019-20: Gokulam Kerala vs Churchill Brothers - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview The proceeds from the ticket sales will be donated to the bereaved family members of late footballer Dhanarajan... Gokulam Kerala and Churchill …
  • Sand mafia that made life of a policeman end up in wheelchair 25 Jan 2020 02:03 Express News Service KOCHI: Taking on sand mafia is not an easy task in Kerala even for the police, then think how the situation would be for a common man. Civil police officer Binu Benedict of Kollam is a living testimony to the brutality of sand mafia …
  • Mokavur shudders as mourners pay homage to Ranjith and family 25 Jan 2020 01:39 By Express News Service KOZHIKODE: As six-year-old Madhav looked on, the bodies of his father Ranjith Kumar, mother Indu Lakshmi and 2-year-old brother Vaishnav were brought to their new home in Mokavur on Friday. Madhav is the lone survivor of the heart- …
  • Nine who returned from China under watch for coronavirus 24 Jan 2020 23:01 Kochi/Mumbai: Nine people nationwide are being watched for symptoms of coronavirus, the deadly affliction emanating from Wuhan city in China. Seven of them are in Kerala, two in Mumbai and one in Hyderabad. They are under observation in hospitals to …
  • Nepal tragedy: bodies of 5 victims brought to city 24 Jan 2020 17:09 The bodies of five members of a family that died in a suspected gas leak in a hotel room in Nepal were brought to the Thiruvananthapuram international airport on Thursday midnight. The mortal remains of Praveen Krishnan Nair, 39, who hailed from …
  • Nepal govt should conduct detailed probe into deaths of 8 Keralites: CM Vijayan 24 Jan 2020 15:03 By: PTI | Thiruvananthapuram | Published: January 24, 2020 5:45:53 pm During a meeting with MPs from the state, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan urged them to intervene and ensure that the two families of the deceased tourists were adequately compensated. ( …
  • Tearful Adieu To 5 Kerala Tourists Who Died In Nepal Resort 24 Jan 2020 13:37 Mourners paid last respect to Praveen Nair, Dubai- based IT professional, his wife and his children. Thiruvananthapuram: Amid heart-rending scenes, the mortal remains of five tourists from Kerala, who died following possible asphyxiation in their room at a …
  • President’s nod for award of 35 Correction Service medals 24 Jan 2020 12:09 New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind has approved the conferment of 35 Correctional Service medals on prison personnel on the occasion of the Republic Day, a Home Ministry statement said on Friday. Of the 35 recipients, six have been selected …
  • Kerala: CPM leader contradicts CM Pinarayi on arrest of party workers under UAPA charges 24 Jan 2020 10:43 Alan Shuhaib (20) and Thwaha Fasal (24), students of law and journalism respectively and members of the CPM, were arrested on November 2 last year on charges of distributing pro-Maoist pamphlets. A top district leader of the CPM Thursday contradicted the …
  • A confluence of artistic creativity on display at Weavers Village, Thiruvananthapuram 24 Jan 2020 10:38 The atmosphere at Weavers Village is one of camaraderie as a group of youngsters prepare the works of setting up an exhibition. While some are busy hanging up paintings to be exhibited, others are creating an air of festivity in and around the venue. The …
  • KLF, where authors, readers mingle 24 Jan 2020 09:30 The bells tolled on the Kozhikode (Calicut) beach for four days last week for a different reason. For Whom the Bell Tolls was of course the iconic novel by Ernest Hemingway published in 1940. Written in the context of the Spanish Civil War, it was in many …
  • Coronavirus factsheet: Fever, pneumonia are symp... 23 Jan 2020 06:48 Health authorities are closely watching an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a new virus that originated in China. Governments are stepping up surveillance of airline passengers from central China and taking other steps to try to control the …
  • Cong upset with jumbo list of office bearers in Kerala 23 Jan 2020 06:36 Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 23 (IANS) Upset with the jumbo-size list of 125 office bearers of the Congress in Kerala, the party high command on Thursday refused to give the nod for it. The list that was submitted to the high command included six working …
  • 8 Indian tourists, including 4 children die due to gas leak at Nepal resort 23 Jan 2020 05:47 Image Source : PTI 8 Indian tourists die due to possible gas leak in Nepal resort Eight tourists from Kerala, including 4 children were found dead in Nepal after they fell unconscious probably due to a gas leak from a heater in their hotel room at a …
  • HCL Tech to double fresher hiring 23 Jan 2020 03:07 BENGALURU: HCL Technologies, one of the fastest growing IT companies in India, plans to nearly double its campus recruits to 15,000 in the financial year 2020-21, from 8,600 this fiscal. This will include hiring of 500 students from premier B-schools. “ …
  • Few realise how vulnerable writers are: Namita Gokhale 23 Jan 2020 03:01 Written by Surbhi Gupta | Published: January 23, 2020 6:13:44 am Namita Gokhale Award-winning writer Namita Gokhale, also the co-director of Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF), which opens today, is shuttling between festivals. She had just returned from …
  • Heart of Heritage 23 Jan 2020 02:55 Express News Service KOCHI: Though he was born in Tiruvalla, Captain Ramesh Babu has always been in awe of Kozhikode. Having spent many vacations in the coastal town, when he got a chance to go back there for work, he was quite thrilled. A travel and …
  • Capital gets its first women’s football academy 23 Jan 2020 02:06 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Travancore Royals, the first-fan-owned football club in the country, was launched in the city last year which aimed at regaining the lost glory of the capital city which was once a home ground to many legendary …
  • Kerala High Court Stays TV Series Based On Deadly Cyanide Killer 22 Jan 2020 18:05 Jollyamma Joseph plotted many murders, mainly for money and property. Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday stayed the airing of a TV show based on serial murders that took place in Kozhikode between 2002 and 2016. Last week, a TV channel had started …
  • Kerala HC stays telecast of soap opera based on Koodathayi cyanide killings 22 Jan 2020 15:47 ‘Koodathayi: The Game of Death’ began telecast on January 13 on Flowers TV. The Kerala High Court Wednesday stayed the telecast of a series based on the cyanide murders in Koodathayi in the state’s Kozhikode district for a period of two weeks. The court …
  • Gokulam to give Churchill ticket money to Dhanarajan family 22 Jan 2020 15:17 Kozhikode, Jan 22 (IANS) Gokulam Kerala FC will hand over all the ticket revenue from its next I League match against Churchill Brothers on January 26 to the family of late footballer Dhanarajan Radhakrishnan. Dhanarajan, who had played for Mohun Bagan, …
  • Eight Indian tourists died in Nepal, govt constitutes committee to investigate 22 Jan 2020 14:47 Tragedy struck a group of 15 tourists from Kerala when eight of them died due to possible asphyxiation after they fell unconscious probably due to a gas leak from a heater in their room at a mountainous resort in Makwanpur district. The tourists were …
  • AAP requests EC to cancel the candidature of BJP's Kapil Mishra | Live 22 Jan 2020 13:24 Jan 22, 2020 6:37 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda AAP requests EC to cancel the candidature of BJP's Kapil Mishra Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has written to Delhi Chief Election Officer, regarding 'wrongful acceptance of nomination forms of BJP …
  • National Bravery Awards 2020: From two J&K youth to Kerala boy who died saving lives to be honoured 22 Jan 2020 13:23 Representational image Two youths from Jammu & Kashmir, and a Karnataka boy who guided an ambulance during floods in the state, are among those chosen for the ICCW National Bravery Awards this year, officials said on Tuesday. 10 girls, 12 boys to be …
  • Explained: A sweet tale of how India imported halwa, and made it its own 22 Jan 2020 12:10 Written by Yashee | New Delhi | Published: January 22, 2020 5:15:34 pm Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman along with MoS Anurag Thakur at the halwa ceremony on January 20. (Source: Twitter/ Ministry of Finance) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on …
  • Bodies of eight Indian tourists in Nepal to be flown back Thursday 22 Jan 2020 09:58 Kathmandu: The bodies of the eight Indian tourists, including four minors, who died due to possible asphyxiation in their room at a mountainous resort in Nepal are undergoing postmortem here on Wednesday and would be flown back home on Thursday, according …
  • Kochi may be State’s first ‘sponge city’ 22 Jan 2020 09:26 The Irrigation Department is looking at Kochi as a potential candidate to be the State's first 'sponge city,' a Chinese initiative designed to equip urban localities to tackle floods and harvest rainwater efficiently. Sun Xiang, project manager …
  • 8 tourists from Kerala found dead in Nepal hotel 22 Jan 2020 09:26 A holiday in Nepal turned tragic for a group of friends from Kerala and their families, as eight of them, including four children, were found dead, presumably due to asphyxiation caused by a malfunctioning gas heater in their hotel room. The deceased have …
  • 8 Keralites die of asphyxiation in Nepal resort: A lowdown on the tragic incident 22 Jan 2020 02:26 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Eight Keralites, including four children, holidaying in Nepal met with a tragic end due to suspected asphyxiation after the heater in their suite room at a hill resort in Daman, located 80km from capital …
  • Nepal getaway for old classmates from Kerala ends in tragedy, 8 dead 21 Jan 2020 23:33 Prabin Kumar Nayar and family; (right) Ranjit Kumar and family. WHEN OLD classmates and good friends decide to get together, it is an occasion to cherish forever. And so it was on Monday night for automobile engineers, Praveen K Nair and Ranjith Kumar A P, …
  • Literary diaries 21 Jan 2020 21:01 An overview of the recently concluded Kerala Lit Fest. The Kozhikode beach was a beehive of activity. The semi pristine sands was hijacked by the four-day Kerala Lit Fest that had literally taken the sleepy town of Calicut by storm.  Three prime areas are …
  • Govt to invite bids for reallocation of subsidy for 2,000 e-buses in February 21 Jan 2020 19:12 NEW DELHI: The Centre will invite proposals from state transport departments for reallocation of central subsidy for 2,000 electric buses under its Fame II scheme to promote electric mobility, but will not allow participation of cities that defaulted in …
  • On way back from trip, 8 Keralites die in Nepal resort; bodies likely to reach state tomorrow 21 Jan 2020 16:29 Everest Panorama Resort in Daman in Nepal’s Makawanpur district. Eight Kerala tourists died of possible gas leak from heater here. (Photo: Facebook @Everest Panorama Resort, Daman) As many as eight Keralaite tourists died in Nepal on Tuesday after they …
  • East Bengal: Hits and misses of Alejandro Menendez 21 Jan 2020 14:57 A look back at Alejandro Menendez's bitter-sweet journey with the Red and Golds... The Alejandro Menendez era at East Bengal came to an end on Tuesday, January 21, as the Spanish manager decided to part ways with the Red and Golds. The news of the …
  • Vijayan condoles death of 8 Kerala tourists in Nepal 21 Jan 2020 14:20 Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 21 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and his cabinet colleagues on Tuesday condoled the untimely death of eight Keralites at a hotel in Nepal. Vijayan’s office said all arrangements are being made to bring back the …
  • Indian family from Dubai was celebrating in Nepal 21 Jan 2020 14:13 News of the family's death has shattered their friends and relatives in Dubai. A Kerala family based in Dubai Praveen Krishnan Nair (39), and wife Saranya (34), died along with their three kids Sreebhadra (9), Aarcha (8) and Abhi Nair (7) in a …
  • Eight tourists from Kerala found dead in Nepal 21 Jan 2020 12:06 Kochi: Eight tourists from Kerala were found dead in a resort at Daman in Makwanpur district of Nepal, reports said. The dead include a couple and four minor children. The deceased were identified as Praveen Kumar Nair (39), Saranya (34), Ranjith Kumar T.B …
  • Eight Kerala tourists, including four kids, suffocate to death due to possible gas leak in Nepal resort 21 Jan 2020 10:12 By Express News Service KATHMANDU: Eight tourists from Kerala including four children who were holidaying in the Himalayan country Nepal were found dead, possibly due to a gas leak, in their resort room.  The incident occurred in Everest Panorama resort …
  • Chemban Vinod, Arjun Ashokan in 'Aamapoottu'? 21 Jan 2020 07:13 By Express News Service Chemban Vinod Jose and Arjun Ashokan have reportedly joined the cast of director Akku Akbar’s Aamapoottu. The filmmaker is known for the films Veruthe Oru Bharya and Vellaripravinte Changathi. As per reports, Shine Tom Chacko is …
  • Youth held for raping differently-abled woman in Kozhikode 21 Jan 2020 01:28 By Express News Service KOZHIKODE:  A youth was arrested for allegedly raping a differently-abled woman on January 17. Ashik Soloman, 26, of Ayanikad, Payyoli, was nabbed by a special squad led by North Assistant Commissioner K Ashraf and Kozhikode Medical …
  • ‘Mangaluru police notice to Malayalis a cover-up exercise’ 21 Jan 2020 01:28 Express News Service KASARGOD: Kareem Saheb, 68, a resident of Vorkady in Kasaragod district, was in Mangaluru on December 19, when the police opened fire on people protesting against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act. The firing at Bunder killed two persons …
  • Policing, a Delhi election issue 20 Jan 2020 20:34 As political parties gear up for Assembly elections in New Delhi, they must accept that a central issue is that of violence in the city and the role of the police in relation to it. This may seem an odd suggestion as the problems faced by Delhi's …
  • No state can deny implementing CAA: Kapil Sibal 20 Jan 2020 05:50 Kozhikode: Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday said that no state can say that it will not implement the Citizenship Amendment Act, as doing so will be unconstitutional. Sibal’s suggestion “When you come to national politics, I think we all must …
  • Presidents of 10 Kerala BJP district units announced 20 Jan 2020 00:35 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:  BJP state committee announced the list of presidents for 10 district units on Sunday. V V Rajesh will be the new district president of Thiruvananthapuram, B B Gopakumar of Kollam, N V Gopakumar of Alappuzha, …
  • How much do you know about Kerala's birds? 19 Jan 2020 23:13 By Express News Service Kerala is home to over 526 species of birds among the 1,333 found in the country. Though climate change and loss of habitat are pushing many birds towards extinction, wetlands in the state are haven for many species with 20% of …
  • The perils of RBI’s fixation on inflation 19 Jan 2020 20:13 Inflation is back in the news and attention has willy-nilly turned on the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). This would lead us to recognise what the central bank is mandated to do and assess how much of its objective it actually achieves. The establishment of …
  • Guha, Sibal and now Tharoor: Politics at centrestage at KLF 19 Jan 2020 15:42 Kozhikode, Jan 19 (IANS) Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, who put the onus of defusing the nationwide protests over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC), at the doorstep of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home …
  • Kerala Governor seeks report from government on CAA suit in Supreme Court 19 Jan 2020 15:07 Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan has sought a report from the CPI(M)-led Left Democratic Front government for moving the Supreme Court against the Citizenship Amendment Act without informing him. The office of Raj Bhavan sought the report from the Chief …
  • Salman Khurshid backs Kapil Sibal's CAA statement 19 Jan 2020 12:23 Former Union Minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid, while responding to party colleague Kapil Sibal's remark on Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA, has said that "If something is on the statute book, you have to obey law, else there …
  • State governments can't deny implementing CAA, it's unconstitutional: Kapil Sibal 19 Jan 2020 11:43 Image Source : Congress' senior leader Kapil Sibal  Amid nationwide outrage and polarisation of views over the Citizenship act, Congress' senior leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday stated that no state can deny implementing Citizenship Amendment Act …
  • CAA suit in Supreme Court: Kerala Governor seeks report from state government 19 Jan 2020 11:18 Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan has sought a report from the state government for moving the Supreme Court against the Citizenship Amendment Act without informing him. The office of Raj Bhavan has sought the report from the Chief …
  • ‘Refusing to implement CAA unconstitutional’ 19 Jan 2020 08:56 There is no way an Indian state can refuse to implement the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) when it has already been passed by the parliament and doing so would be “unconstitutional,” Kapil Sibal, a former law minister of India, has said. “Constitutionally …
  • If something's on statute book, you have to obey: Salman Khurshid backs Sibal's CAA remark 19 Jan 2020 06:55 By ANI NEW DELHI: If something is on the statute book, you have to obey law, else there are consequences, says former Union Minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid, while responding to Kapil Sibal's statement that the state cannot say ' …
  • If Jayalalithaa was at helm of affairs in AIADMK today, she wouldn’t have supported CAA: Kanimozhi 19 Jan 2020 05:13 Written by Vishnu Varma | Ko | Published: January 19, 2020 10:38:00 am DMK leader Kanimozhi was speaking at a panel discussion at the Kerala Literature Festival (KLF) in Kozhikode. DMK leader MK Kanimozhi said Saturday that if late chief minister J …
  • Former Cong. MLA V. Balram dead 19 Jan 2020 04:39 Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee general secretary and former MLA V. Balram died at a private hospital here on Saturday. He was 72. Mr. Balram became MLA of the 10th Assembly from the Wadakkanchery constituency. Though he was elected from the same …
  • "States Can't Say 'Won't Follow Law Passed By Parliament'": Kapil Sibal 19 Jan 2020 04:35 Congress leader Kapil Sibal was in Kerala On Saturday when he spoke on CAA, NRC. Kozhikode, Kerala: Days after Kerala moved the Supreme Court against the Citizenship Amendment Act or CAA amid nationwide protests, senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal, who was …
  • If CAA remains on statute book, there will be consequences if not obeyed: Khurshid 19 Jan 2020 04:19 Congress leader Salman Khurshid said there was a ‘very serious’ difference of opinion between the states and the Centre. (File) A day after senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal said it would be “unconstitutional” for state governments if they don’t implement …
  • ‘Probing ‘love jihad’ angle is easier said than done’ 19 Jan 2020 02:16 By Express News Service KOCHI: The murder of Eva Antony, 17, and the subsequent statement by Syro-Malabar Church Synod that Christian girls have been targetted and killed in the name of ‘love jihad’ have once again brought to focus in Kerala the …
  • Link our roots with evidence-based Indian thought: Puducherry Guv Kiran Bedi 19 Jan 2020 02:14 By Express News Service KOZHIKODE: Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi has stressed the need to link our roots with evidence-based Indian thought. She was speaking at the valedictory of the three-day international conclave on ‘Globalizing Indian …
  • Muslim groups plan to regulate use of loudspeakers in mosques 19 Jan 2020 02:14 By Express News Service MALAPPURAM: Various muslim organisations in the state have come forward with a call to regulate use of loudspeakers in mosques, be it for namaz calls or other religious programmes, including speeches and meetings.To take a final …
  • Kapil Sibal: States can’t say won’t implement CAA, it is not possible, unconstitutional 19 Jan 2020 01:38 Sibal was speaking in Kozhikode. (Source: PTI) AT A time when Congress-ruled state governments are opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, with the Punjab Assembly even passing a resolution demanding its repeal, senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal said on …
  • When Taslima met the characters she wrote in Lajja 19 Jan 2020 01:07 A literature festival on the beach: if it sounds like a balmy, charming setting, it is. With the waves crashing in the background, the Kerala Literature festival (Jan 16-19) got underway in Kozhikode this weekend, teeming with locals and those in the city …
  • Panel seeks justice for Alan Shuhaib, Thwaha Fasal 19 Jan 2020 00:56 By Express News Service KOZHIKODE: The Alan-Thwaha Human Rights Committee was constituted on Saturday to demand the immediate release of Alan Shuhaib and Thwaha Fasal, who were booked under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.Committee chairman B R P …
  • India held back due to lack of maritime culture, says member of International Institute of Strategic Studies 19 Jan 2020 00:54 Written by Dipanita Nath | Pune | Updated: January 19, 2020 5:37:26 am Praful Talera Praful Talera, member of International Institute of Strategic Studies (IISS ) in London and the Latin America and Carribbean Committee of Confederation of Indian …
  • Can't deny Citizenship Amendment Act: Kapil Sibal 18 Jan 2020 21:15 THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In a statement which could cause huge embarrassment to the ruling CPM-led Left Democratic Front government in Kerala and the state unit of Congress which are leading a major agitation against Citizenship Amendment Act, former Union …
  • No jobs, growth rate is going down but PM Modi is worried about Pakistan: Kapil Sibal at CAA rally 18 Jan 2020 19:22 By PTI KOZHIKODE: Congress Leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday lashed out at the BJP led government, saying it was propagating lies about the Citizenship Amendment Act and that the Prime Minister, instead of solving issues being faced by the country, talks and …
  • No state can deny implementation of CAA, it’s unconstitutional: Congress leader Kapil Sibal 18 Jan 2020 16:49 Congress leader Kapil Sibal said no state can deny the implementation of CAA. (PTI photo) Days after Kerala moved the Supreme Court against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal Saturday stated that no state can deny the …
  • No state can deny implementation of CAA: Congress leader Kapil Sibal 18 Jan 2020 14:00 KOZHIKODE: There is no way a state can deny the implementation of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) when it is already passed by the Parliament, said Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday, who claimed that doing so would be "unconstitutional…
  • Onion Retail Price Tracker: Saturday, January 18 18 Jan 2020 12:53 Agra and Jadcherla saw a ₹10/kg decline in onion prices from Friday’s rates to retail at ₹50/kg and ₹40/kg on Saturday. According to the data compiled by the Department of Consumer Affairs, centres such as Vijayawada, Palakkad, Mysuru, Gaya and …
  • Muslim organizations plan to restrict use of loudspeakers at mosques in Kerala 18 Jan 2020 09:42 By Express News Service MALAPPURAM: Muslim organizations plan to reduce use of loudspeakers at mosques for prayer calls and other religious programmes   The Muslim organizations in Kerala have come forward to restrict the use of loudspeakers at mosques for …
  • Taslima Nasreen terms CAA ‘generous’ 18 Jan 2020 04:17 Kozhikode: Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen on Friday termed the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) “very good” and “generous” and suggested that the new law should also include Muslim community, free thinkers and atheists, who are persecuted …
  • ‘We should revisit our roots for ideas to build a better world’ 18 Jan 2020 01:42 By Express News Service KOZHIKODE: Day two of the three-day international conclave  ‘Globalising Indian Thought’ being held at  Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIM-K) deliberated on issues that impact global management thoughts in the years to …
  • No cases of 'love jihad' in Kerala: DGP Lokanath Behera 17 Jan 2020 20:36 THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala DGP Lokanath Behera on Friday refuted the allegations of ‘love jihad’ cases in the state. The state police chief said no ‘love jihad’ case has been reported in Kerala for the past two years. “During the last two years we have not …
  • 'Fifth-generation dynast' Rahul Gandhi has no chance against 'self-made' Modi: Historian Ramachandra Guha 17 Jan 2020 19:06 By PTI KOZHIKODE: Kerala did a disastrous thing by electing the Congress leader to Parliament, historian Ramachandra Guha said here on Friday. Guha said the reduction of the Congress from a "great party" during the freedom movement to a " …
  • Entrepreneurs and environmentalists come up with a range of eco-friendly products at an exhibition-cum-sale 17 Jan 2020 12:30 ‘Suchithwa Sangamam’ at Sooryakanthi Grounds displays several alternatives to singe-use plastic that has been banned by the Kerala State government. The exhibition showcases a wide range of products by entrepreneurs from the State and other States too. …
  • Young people have made national anthem, Preamble cultural ideas: TM Krishna 17 Jan 2020 06:36 Written by Vishnu Varma | Kozhikode | Updated: January 17, 2020 11:58:57 am TM Krishna’s latest book Sebastian and Sons chronicling the life and work of mridangam makers is slated for release. (Source: File Photo) Renowned classical vocalist and social …
  • Indian thought can solve world’s leading challenges, says PM Modi 17 Jan 2020 02:17 By Express News Service KOZHIKODE: “In a world seeking to break free from mindless hate, violence, conflict and terrorism, the Indian way of life offers rays of hope. The Indian way of conflict avoidance is not by brute force but through the power of …
  • NIA to arraign Malappuram native as accused in Kozhikode Maoist case 17 Jan 2020 02:17 Express News Service KOCHI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has decided to arraign a Malappuram native as accused in the Kozhikode Maoist case in which Alan Shuhaib and Thwaha Fasal have been arrested. CP Usman, 40, a resident of Chembarasseri, …
  • Kerala: Police crack chilling double murder 16 Jan 2020 22:14 Written by Shaju Philip | Thiruvananthapuram | Published: January 17, 2020 3:01:27 am On Thursday, Kerala Crime Branch arrested Birju (53), hailing from Mukkom in Kozhikode district on the charges of murdering his mother Jayavally (73) with the help of one …
  • CPM workers, arrested for Maoist links, ask Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan to bring evidence on same 16 Jan 2020 18:51 By Express News Service KOCHI: Two Kozhikode-native youths, who have been arrested for Maoist links, have demanded Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to present evidence about there connection with Maoist groups. Alan Shuhaib and Thwaha Fasal, the two …