India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Thursday September 4, 2014
The son of a Kerala CPM leader, who had hailed the killing of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh worker K Manoj as "good news" in a Facebook post, has been booked under the IT Act.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 31, 2014
The political hotspot of Kannur in north Kerala is set to witness a fierce Lok Sabha poll contest between sitting Congress MP K Sudhakaran, who is relying on the work done in the constituency, and CPI(M)'s P K Sreemathi as she counts on the anti-incu...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 17, 2013
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Tuesday walked to a mass contact programme venue amid tight security in Kannur, a CPI-M bastion where he was injured in October when stones were hurled at his convoy.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday November 4, 2013
Amid tight security, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy's ongoing state-wide mass contact programme, marred by an attack on him by opposition CPI(M) led activists on October 27 in Kannur, resumed in the district today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 27, 2013
The Communist Party of India-Marxist today denied any involvement in the attack on Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in the state's Kannur district, that left him injured.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 22, 2013
There has been a 280 percent rise in cancer patients in the past three decades in Kerala, reveals a study by the Regional Cancer Centre (RCC).
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 14, 2013
The proposed airport in the hilly district of Wayanad will go ahead only after taking into confidence the people of the district, Excise and Ports Minister K Babu said in Thiruvananthapuram today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 22, 2013
A family in Kerala, the Keyis of Kannur district, may have struck gold - the state government has taken up with the Centre the issue of about $900 million due to them, being held by the treasury of Saudi Arabia.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 27, 2012
After arresting the father, brother and an uncle for the rape of a 13-year-old in Kerala, police say more people may be taken into custody.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 11, 2012
DM Healthcare, a leading conglomerate in the country and the Middle East, on Tuesday announced an investment of over Rs.2,150 crore to create 3,100 hospital beds in Kerala through eight different projects. The projects are in various stages of compl...
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 2, 2012
Three more persons, including two women, succumbed to burn injuries taking the toll in Monday's LPG tanker lorry explosion in Kannur to 18, police said.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 27, 2012
Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Kannur district secretary P Jayarajan was on Monday granted bail by the Kerala High Court in the murder of Indian Union Muslim League worker Abdul Shukoor in February. Granting conditional bail, the court aske...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 19, 2012
Thousands of Muslims across Kerala celebrated Eid-Ul-Fitr on Sunday by offering prayers and listening to clerics' sermons at Eidgahs. Eid celebrations were more visible in Muslim-dominated districts of Malappuram, Kozhikode, Kannur and Kasargode.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 13, 2012
With several mega infrastructure projects being planned in the state, Kerala is now looking at active private sector participation in them, said PK Kunhalikutty, Minister for Industries and Information Technology (IT), here on Monday.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 13, 2012
The Communist Party of India - Marxist (CPI-M) suffered a double blow at the hands of the Kerala High Court on Monday as the latter dismissed bail pleas of party legislator TV Rajesh and jailed Kannur district party secretary P Jayarajan, in the murd...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday August 10, 2012
Asserting that government will not shirk from its duty, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said legal action would be taken against every act of violence allegedly committed by CPI(M) in Kannur following the arrest of their leader P Jayarajan ...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday August 6, 2012
In the backdrop of the recent violent incidents in the district after the arrest of senior CPI(M) leader P Jayarajan, an all-party meeting has been convened for tomorrow.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 4, 2012
In a setback to the CPI (M) in Kerala, a local court today turned down the bail application of the party's Kannur district secretary P Jayarajan, who was arrested three days back in a political murder case.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 1, 2012
Veteran Kerala Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader P Jayarajan was on Wednesday arrested and jailed in connection with the murder of Indian Union Muslim League worker Abdul Shukoor in February this year.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday July 23, 2012
In a major haul, 9000 packets of banned pan masala were on Saturday seized from a tourist bus near Iritty in Kannur district, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 14, 2012
The bodies of an ex-serviceman and his wife were found under mysterious circumstances at their house at Nayattupara in Mattanur in Kannur district today, police said.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 25, 2012
European companies are making a bee line to get contracts for the proposed Rs.1,400 crore Kannur International Airport in Kerala where work is about to commence, according to an official.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday June 22, 2012
Two CPI(M) leaders from Kannur surrendered before a court today in a case relating to murder of National Development Front worker Mohammed Fazal in 2006.