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Kannur's vibrant cultural past finds meaning in this 38-year-old's massive artwork at airport terminal

Firos Assan's masterpiece, richly applauded by airport officials and the public, is a 66-metre long, 2.5 ft high canvas, stretching along the beam of the airport's departure terminal, that captures Kannur's history.

Kannur International Airport begins operations, maiden flight takes off to Abu Dhabi

Annually, the Kannur airport can handle up to one million international passengers and three lakh domestic fliers.


KIAL says permission for Amit Shah's flight to land granted by it and not state govt

The clarification came in the wake of the controversy which had erupted over the flight landing ahead of the inauguration date.

Thousands throng new airport at Kerala's Kannur ahead of inauguration in December

The Kannur International Airport Limited (KIAL) opened the terminal to the public for a week as an opportunity for them to view the state's latest major infrastructure project.

Air India's trial flight lands successfully at Kannur Airport

The Air India flight took-off from Thiruvananthapuram at 9.45 am and landed at Kannur at 11.38 am. This landing was necessary for the aviation ministry to clear operation at the new airport. 

Kannur triple murders: Police claim 28-year-old killed daughter, parents because they came in way of her ‘lifestyle’

A top police officer involved in the investigation told IndianExpress.com that the 28-year-old woman had confessed, after 11 hours of questioning, to killing her daughter and aged parents by mixing a toxic chemical in their food.


Kerala: RSS worker critically injured after attack by 'unidentified men' in Kannur

The city of Kannur is a political hotbed that has earned the infamy of being witness to multiple incidents of attacks and political murders in Kerala.

In Left citadel of Kannur, BJP’s prayers rest on temples RSS renovated

“The victory has helped the BJP work with more freedom for the assembly elections, which it was earlier denied,” said local BJP worker K K Rameshan at Muzhakkunnu.

Kannur: The Malabar district where CPM, Congress vie for dominance

Kerala elections: There are a number of interesting contests between LDF, UDF in Kannur district

CPM leaders need to speak up on political violence in Kannur in Kerala

The cycle of political violence in Kannur undermines the CPM’s credibility when it talks about political tolerance in Delhi.

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Exclusive sneak peek into Kerala's Kannur International Airport

By conservative estimates, Kannur International Airport would serve a million passengers annually, with the number expected to increase five-fold by 2025.

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Kannur International Airport Set to Take Flight

Kannur International Airport (KIAL), the fourth in Kerala, will be dedicated to the nation on December 9. The airport will offer better access to travellers from north Kerala and parts of Karnataka like Coorg.

Women know where to go and how to behave, Uma Bharti on Sabarimala

On the Sabarimala verdict, union minister Uma Bharti said the court cannot be blamed for its intervention. This comes just days after BJP President Amit Shah said that meddling with the affairs of the temple was a conspiracy by Communists in Kerala.