Saturday, Nov 26, 2022



Neymar or Messi? Yellow or blue? A Kerala village is split down the middle

November 13, 2022 11:32 am

A photograph tweeted by FIFA — of giant cut-outs of Messi, Neymar and Ronaldo — has put the spotlight on Pullavoor, a village in Kozhikode that’s split down the middle: Neymar or Messi? Yellow or blue?

Civic Chandran gets anticipatory bail in second sexual harassment case also

August 12, 2022 4:29 pm

Chandran was granted anticipatory bail in the first case on August 2.

CPM Kozhikode Mayor invokes Krishna at RSS outfit event, party left red-faced

August 09, 2022 5:58 am

Balagokulam, a Sangh Parivar outfit for children, professes to promote learning about the Hindu faith among children, inspired by Lord Krishna.

Kunjali Marakkars: An ambitious merchant clan of Kerala or early nationalists?

December 29, 2021 4:06 pm

For the early Portuguese traders the Marakkars were nothing more than criminal elements or pirates who were bent on undermining their authority and trade monopoly.

Kozhikode plane crash: AAIB report says pilot's non-adherence to SOP probable cause

September 11, 2021 9:06 pm

There were 190 people onboard the ill-fated aircraft and at least 20 people, including the two pilots, were killed and several others were injured.

In Kozhikode’s SM Street, traders’ anger against Covid protocols that resonates across Kerala

August 23, 2021 12:12 pm

Kerala & Covid - An Express Series Part 1: The first part, set in the fabled SM street in Kozhikode, examines the pandemic's effect on small and medium scale traders and their anger at the "duplicity" of the state government's protocols and lockdown restrictions.

In Kerala's Kozhikode, company museum pays rich tribute to the dhow

August 02, 2021 7:16 pm

In addition to sailing vessels, the museum houses various maritime devices and tools from the period including compass, binoculars and other navigational equipment.

Renovated Kozhikode beach showcases cultural heritage of port city 

July 09, 2021 5:50 pm

Apart from beautifying the beach, renovations have paved the way for better seating arrangements, greener pastures and plants. The cultural symbols and famed delicacies of the district are beautifully depicted in the form of street art on the walls.

Udayam: In Kozhikode, a local initiative takes hundreds of homeless off the streets

July 02, 2021 10:40 pm

The brainchild of Kozhikode District Collector S Seeram Sambasiva Rao IAS, the project under the district administration's Udayam Charitable Society aims at the comprehensive rehabilitation of street dwellers, homeless, destitutes and adult orphans.

As remittances, gold demand drop, traders fear lengthy crisis

April 16, 2021 8:07 am

Meanwhile, Kozhikode district, the state's forex nerve centre, has seen a drastic fall in the sale and purchase of foreign currency, according to businessmen.


Air India Express flight from Dubai crashlands in Kozhikode | See pictures

August 08, 2020 12:02 pm

An Air India Express flight with 190 passengers on board skidded off the runway and split into two while trying to land at Kerala’s Kozhikode airport in heavy rain on Friday evening.