Customers selecting saris at the Khadi Grama Soubhagya emporium on Cherootty Road in Kozhikode. Photo: S. Ramesh Kurup
The Hindu Customers selecting saris at the Khadi Grama Soubhagya emporium on Cherootty Road in Kozhikode. Photo: S. Ramesh Kurup

Khadi turns fashionable for youth

The Khadi Grama Soubhagya emporium on Cherootty Road has been attracting a steady flow of customers these days. »

Workshop on welding in shipbuilding begins

A four-day workshop, WISH2k14, on ‘welding in shipbuilding’ has begun on the National Institute for Research and Development in Defence Shipbuilding (Nirdesh) campus at Chaliyam here. »

Two more water-scarce days for city

The residents of the city will have to deal with water shortage for two more days with the Kerala Water Authority (KWA) shutting down the operations two of its pumping stations for 48 hours. »

Anti-graft stir to be intensified

The Azhimathi Virudha Janakeeya Munnani has decided to step up its agitation demanding the expedition of the ongoing Vigilance probe into the allegations of corruption against the previous and present... »

CPI(M) begins probe into poll defeats

The Communist Party of India (Marxist) [CPI(M)] has begun a probe into the defeat of the party’s candidates in the Kozhikode and Vadakara Lok Sabha constituencies. »
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Kozhikode, July 28, 2014

Sutton crowned Raja of Rapids

Sam Sutton, extreme kayaking world champion from New Zealand, emerged the all-round winner and the ‘Rapid Raja,’ of the International Kayaking Championship organised as part of the Malabar River F... »
Shoppers thronging SM Street in Kozhikode on Sunday, ahead of Id-ul-Fitr that is to be celebrated on Tuesday. Photo: S. Ramesh Kurup
Kozhikode, July 28, 2014

The street where festivals start

Come any festival, and the Sweet Meat (SM) Street suddenly becomes the nerve-centre of Kozhikode, the place anyone and everyone who wants to buy something invariably ends up. It could not have bee... »
Kozhikode, July 28, 2014

Kozhikode Farmers yet to get relief for monsoon crop loss

Farmers have expressed concern over the delay in getting relief from the government for the huge crop loss they suffered during the recent downpour in the district.Though people’s represent... »
Kozhikode, July 27, 2014

Man held on charge of raping daughter in Kozhikode

A 43-year-old man hailing from Olavanna was arrested on charge of raping his 13-year-old daughter. The man’s friend, aged 18, was also arrested on the same charge. The incident came to ligh... »
Kozhikode, July 27, 2014

LDF sees bid to malign Kozhikode Mayor

A protest convention organised by the Left Democratic Front (LDF) in the city on Saturday alleged that there was a ‘covert attempt’ by some United Democratic Font (UDF) leaders to malign Kozhikode... »
Thiruvananthapuram, July 27, 2014

African snails tighten grip on Kerala

Armies of snails are marching across the State, devouring crops, fouling water sources, crawling through houses and sending citizens into a tizzy. Heavy infestation has been reported from A... »

KMCL to decide on opening of financial bid

The Kerala Monorail Corporation Limited (KMCL) is to meet here on July 30 to take a decision on the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC)’s evaluation report on the opening of the financial bid submi... »
Head-load workers burst crackers near the Cyberpark site at Palazhi on Friday after a labour appellate authority ruled in favour of their right to work at the site. — Photo: K. Ragesh
Kozhikode, July 26, 2014

Order brings relief to head-load workers

An appellate authority constituted under Section 21 of the Kerala Head Load Workers Act - 1978 to settle a labour issues at the Government Cyberpark has upheld an order by the District Labour Offi... »
Meals provided by Green View, a forum of organic farmers, have typically traditional ingredients. — Photo: S. Ramesh Kurup
Kozhikode, July 26, 2014

Good health powered by food

There is nothing like good food that could draw the attention of a Kozhikode native. The midday meal offered by Green View, an organisation of organic farmers, is a novel experience for the new ge... »
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KOZHIKODE, July 25, 2014

The incredible buzz

HarperCollins India wants readers to read Mary Kom’s autobiography before heading for the movie. On Twitter, they invite readers to bounce off story ideas at Harper Pitch. Random House India congr... »

Youth held on charges of killing mother

Strict curbs on Marad convicts out on bail

Councillor slits wrist in front of Mayor

Harithotsavam to boost vegetable farming

Deergha Chathuram to be staged in Kozhikode

Students develop ‘sand separator’

DYFI leaders surrender in Kozhikode

The colourful world of cotton saris in Kozhikode

The One India Kite Team staging a demonstration against the war in Gaza, on the Kozhikode beach on Sunday. — Photo: S. Ramesh Kurup
Kozhikode, July 28, 2014

Kites on the Kozhikode beach carry the message of Gaza

The giant ‘Tweety’ flying in the sky was a natural crowd-puller. People who had come to enjoy their Sunday evening on the Kozhikode beach were drawn towards the enormous kite due to obvious reason... »
Kozhikode, July 28, 2014

Film-maker rues loss of base in Kerala for theatre

Theatre is losing base in Kerala because of the lack of socially relevant themes, noted film-maker Lenin Rajendran has said.Inaugurating the P.M. Taj Commemoration programme in Kozhikode on... »
Kozhikode, July 28, 2014

Headload workers to begin work from today at Kozhikode Cyberpark

Encouraged by an order from the Deputy Labour Commissioner to restore the right of native headload workers to work at the Government Cyberpark Project site, the workers will commence work at the s... »
The house that collapsed on Friday at Kuttiyil Thazham in Kozhikode. Photo: S. Ramesh Kurup
Kozhikode, July 27, 2014

The roof goes with the rain

Gopalan Kutty, a visually challenged man, was living in his tile-thatched house at Kuttiyilthazham near Mankavu till Thursday. The 91-year-old was being taken care of by his 59-year-old widowed da... »
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurating a renovated Khadi Grama Soubhagya showroom in Kozhikode on Saturday. Photo: K. Ragesh
Kozhikode, July 27, 2014

Khadi workers come under ESI

A project to bring all Khadi labourers of the State under Employee’s State Insurance (ESI) scheme was inaugurated by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in Kozhikode on Saturday. Kerala is the fir... »
KOCHI, July 27, 2014

Pact to benefit 1,000 LPG tanker workers

Owners of tanker lorries transporting LPG across the State, and their drivers and cleaners have reached a three-year wage settlement, ending nine months’ discussions that saw a total of 22 rounds... »
Kozhikode, July 26, 2014

CRZ violations: authorities to firm up act

After a six-month wait, the district administration and the Town Planning Department have decided to receive complaints from the public regarding Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) Act violations in th... »
Kozhikode, July 26, 2014

SPEED for sports

The Kozhikode district panchayat is planning to implement the Sports Promotion and Education Empowerment (SPEED) programme in 18 schools this year. The project, started two years ago in collaborat... »
A vegetable garden set up atop a house in Kozhikode. — Photo: S. Ramesh Kurup
Kozhikode, July 26, 2014

Green thumbs sprout on cityscape

The conversion of a rooftop into a lush vegetable garden is hardly an uphill task for those passionate about farming. Kozhikode’s urban space seems to head that way under the headship of a few ent... »
M.P. Radhakrishnan. Photo: K. Ragesh
Kozhikode, July 25, 2014
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I am... M.P. Radhakrishnan

Occupation: Runs a typewriting and short-hand institute “I do not remember when exactly I started Krishna Commercial Institute on Gandhi Road, but it definitely over 30 years ago. »

Ragging: five arrested

Pinarayi criticises Centre’s stance on Gaza conflict

Kayaking academy ready to row out

Stage set for mega prayer meet in Malappuram

Chandy to open kayaking event tomorrow

Rhythm of the North-East

Edakkad reels under water shortage

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The incredible buzz

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