Culture  /  Published 10.08.19

A vacation in Wayanad without RaGa

Off to Wayanad, I announced. Wayal Nadu in Malayalam means the land of paddy fields. “A very traditional town; carry a couple of saris,” advised a friend. “And get yourself a pair of gumboots, t...
By Swachchhasila Basu in

India  /  Published 11.08.19

Toll climbs to 67 in Kerala rain mayhem, over 2.27 lakh people displaced

After pounding Kerala for days, there was some let up in the rain fury on Sunday even as the toll climbed to 72, with 58 people still missing and over 2.51 lakh people in relief camps across the state...
By PTI in Thiruvananthapuram

West Bengal  /  Published 19.07.19

Joke for some, jolt for Calcutta barber

Some marketing mavens may think any publicity is good publicity but Amaresh Manna has no intention to milk his plight that has caught countless eyeballs.“Ota khub baje kotha. Aami porey bujhechhi. K...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

India  /  Published 18.03.19

Six year-old boy dies of West Nile fever

A six-year-old boy, who was undergoing treatment for vector-borne West Nile fever, died at a hospital here on Monday.Announcing the death, state health minister KK Shylaja said there was no need to pa...
By PTI in Kozhikode

India  /  Published 14.03.19

Rahul slams Modi's arrogance

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday accused an “arrogant” Prime Minister Narendra Modi of not listening to the people and instead thrusting his “mann ki baat” on them.Launching the Con...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


India  /  Published 08.03.19

Cloud over cops after gunfight

The shooting of a Maoist in Kerala’s Wayanad district has raised speculation about “encounter killings” in the Left-ruled state.Police say that C.P. Jaleel, 30, was killed after a five-hour gunf...
By Santosh Kumar in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.03.19

Maoist killed in Kerala resort

A Maoist leader who had allegedly entered a resort in Kerala’s Wayanad, a forested tourist spot known for its plantations, demanding food and money was gunned down by police’s anti-insurgency team...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Health  /  Published 29.12.18

Nipah virus alert on half-eaten fruit

Health researchers have called for public advisories against consuming partially-eaten fruits after detecting the Nipah virus in 19 per cent of fruit bats sampled earlier this year near Kozhikode, Ker...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.03.19

Kerala seat invite awaits Rahul nod

Rahul Gandhi might consider contesting the general election from Wayanad in Kerala following requests from Congress units in the southern states that believe his candidature would significantly boost ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.02.20

Temple and mosque united

Sometimes the chime of the temple bells forms a sort of accompaniment to the azan from the mosque.“And sometimes, the temple stops playing holy songs during azan,” Haris PK, secretary of the mosqu...
By K.M. Rakesh in Kozhikode


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