Kozhikode https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode.rss Read latest news updates from Kozhikode District Kerala in English. Watch Videos and Photos of Exclusive Breaking News. Onmanorama en Sat, 29 Feb 2020 05:35:52 GMT https://www.manoramaonline.com/privacy.html Koduvally students create 4,565 home libraries, read over 50,000 books! The students from 88 schools have so far created 4,565 libraries under the aegis of Koduvally Block Resource Centre. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/06/27/koduvally-students-home-libraries-samagra-shiksha-project.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/06/27/koduvally-students-home-libraries-samagra-shiksha-project.html Sun, 28 Jun 2020 00:37:12 GMT Class III student pays tribute to healthcare personnel through Ottamthullal The heartening gesture by Veda Lakshmi from Kozhikode has been applauded by the netizens. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/06/10/class-3-student-kozhikode-covid-tribute-ottamthullal.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/06/10/class-3-student-kozhikode-covid-tribute-ottamthullal.html Thu, 11 Jun 2020 00:24:29 GMT Lockdown clears Canoli canal, water now is crystal clear The study also found that the decomposition of waste deposited in the canal now requires lesser amount of oxygen than before. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/06/08/lockdown-clears-canoli-canal.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/06/08/lockdown-clears-canoli-canal.html Tue, 09 Jun 2020 00:21:33 GMT 72-year-old woman donates smartphone to help student attend virtual classes Kozhikode Malayala Manorama has initiated the 'Padippura Smart Challenge' to sponsor students who do not have facilities to attend virtual classes. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/06/08/old-woman-donates-smartphone-to-help-student-attend-virtual-classes.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/06/08/old-woman-donates-smartphone-to-help-student-attend-virtual-classes.html Tue, 09 Jun 2020 00:21:49 GMT Vega line railway station in Kozhikode to be underground Between Thiruvananthapuram and Tirur, the new railway line will be constructed away from the existing one by acquiring new land. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/06/01/vega-line-railway-station-in-kozhikode-to-be-underground.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/06/01/vega-line-railway-station-in-kozhikode-to-be-underground.html Tue, 02 Jun 2020 00:52:45 GMT Eight-year old boy files police complaint against sister, others for not playing with him The boy was annoyed at not being able to join his friends and play due to the lockdown. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/05/13/eight-year-old-boy-files-police-complaint-against-sister--others.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/05/13/eight-year-old-boy-files-police-complaint-against-sister--others.html Thu, 14 May 2020 07:14:22 GMT Mumbai bride ties the knot after 1.5-month quarantine at groom's house in Kerala At the end of the long wait, imposed by the COVID-19 lockdown, Kozhikode native Ujjwal Raj tied the knot to Hetal Modi on Friday in a low-key ceremony. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/05/09/mumbai-bride-ties-knot-quarantine-groom-house-kerala.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/05/09/mumbai-bride-ties-knot-quarantine-groom-house-kerala.html Sun, 10 May 2020 00:45:53 GMT Three held in Kozhikode for hiring ambulance to elope during lockdown They came all the way from Thiruvananthapuram to Vadakara in Kozhikode district to 'take the hand' of Shivajith's lover in an ambulance on the pretext of taking a patient to a hospital in state capital. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/05/06/three-arrested-in-kozhikode-for-misusing-ambulance-to-abduct-gir.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/05/06/three-arrested-in-kozhikode-for-misusing-ambulance-to-abduct-gir.html Wed, 06 May 2020 07:28:54 GMT Class 1 student boards train to Bihar to meet mother Having realized that the COVID-19 outbreak had led to the situation, Harsh remained calm till he boarded the special train from Kozhikode railway station to Patna in Bihar. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/05/05/student-boards-train-bihar-to-meet-mother.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/05/05/student-boards-train-bihar-to-meet-mother.html Tue, 05 May 2020 11:11:50 GMT Emotional scenes at Nadapuram as workers return to Bihar Many workers raised the complaint that they were not informed sufficiently in advance about the train. Some said that their wages were pending. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/05/05/emotional-scenes-nadapuram-workers-return-bihar.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/05/05/emotional-scenes-nadapuram-workers-return-bihar.html Wed, 06 May 2020 00:55:12 GMT Six artists in Kozhikode creating one unique painting during lockdown time Their lockdown project has been titled 'Athijeevanathinte Corona-kalam' (Survival during the times of coronavirus). https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/04/22/six-artists-creating-one-unique-painting-during-lockdown-time.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/04/22/six-artists-creating-one-unique-painting-during-lockdown-time.html Wed, 22 Apr 2020 05:20:28 GMT Little Stars | After 'zero-angle' goal, 'Lionel' Dani helps Kerala dribble past COVID-19 Danish, who goes by the nickname 'Lionel' Dani, has donated all the cash rewards he received for his feats on the football ground to Chief Minister's Disaster Relief Fund (CMDRF) to help aid the fight against COVID-19. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/04/17/football-star-lionel-dani-kozhikode-donates-cmdrf-fund-covid19.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/04/17/football-star-lionel-dani-kozhikode-donates-cmdrf-fund-covid19.html Fri, 17 Apr 2020 07:48:34 GMT Kerala cop who sensitised migrant workers on COVID-19, part of task force to resolve their problems A video of Karunakaran, talking to migrant workers in Hindi on following the lockdown regulations, had gone viral on social media. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/04/06/police-karunakaran-kozhikode-covid-19-awareness-task-force-migrant-workers.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/04/06/police-karunakaran-kozhikode-covid-19-awareness-task-force-migrant-workers.html Tue, 07 Apr 2020 00:58:55 GMT Muslim League leader booked for breach of COVID-19 protocol during daughter's wedding The League leader, Noorbina Rashid, also a former member of the state women's commission allowed her son under quarantine to participate in the function, the police said. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/29/muslim-league-leader-noorbina-rashid-daughter-wedding-case-covid-coronavirus.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/29/muslim-league-leader-noorbina-rashid-daughter-wedding-case-covid-coronavirus.html Sun, 29 Mar 2020 16:34:58 GMT Small Indian Civet walks along the road in Kozhikode, video goes viral A video of a small Indian civet walking along a deserted road at Meppayur town in Kerala's Kozhikode district has gone viral. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/27/small-indian-civet-crosses-kozhikode-video.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/27/small-indian-civet-crosses-kozhikode-video.html Sat, 28 Mar 2020 00:45:23 GMT After Nipah and floods, COVID-19 forces couple to postpone wedding for a third time The marriage of Premchandran (26) and Sandra (23) was originally fixed for May 20, 2018. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/21/wedding-posponed-third-time-coronavirus.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/21/wedding-posponed-third-time-coronavirus.html Sun, 22 Mar 2020 00:55:14 GMT Scare on bus after rider mumbles about coronavirus He had caused the panic soon after he mumbled to a passenger who had boarded the bus from Koduvally something about coronavirus. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/20/scare-on-bus-after-rider-mumbles-about-coronavirus.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/20/scare-on-bus-after-rider-mumbles-about-coronavirus.html Sat, 21 Mar 2020 00:52:52 GMT Open gymnasium to come up at Mananchira Square District Sports Council president O Rajagopal took the initiative to set up the gymnasium at a cost of Rs 20 lakh. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/15/open-gymnasium-to-come-up-at-mananchira-square.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/15/open-gymnasium-to-come-up-at-mananchira-square.html Mon, 16 Mar 2020 00:20:34 GMT Firm hoards masks, smuggles them abroad Authorities have launched measures to suspend the licence of the firm for acting against the interests of public healt https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/14/masks-hoarding-smuggles.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/14/masks-hoarding-smuggles.html Sun, 15 Mar 2020 00:58:27 GMT Kerala school sets up online learning facility amid coronavirus shutdown The government announcement to shut down schools came when teaching was over and exams were about to start. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/13/kerala-school-online-learning-programme-coronavirus.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/13/kerala-school-online-learning-programme-coronavirus.html Sun, 15 Mar 2020 02:57:49 GMT MP man finds his father, missing for seven years, in Kerala The father, son and the cop boarded the train to Madhya Pradesh from Vadakara Railway station on Sunday. An entire village is waiting for their homecoming. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/12/son-finds-missing-father-in-kozhikode.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/12/son-finds-missing-father-in-kozhikode.html Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:51:49 GMT From today, cough up Rs 5,000 if you spit in public places in Kozhikode The police action assumes significance as Kerala is fighting to check the spread of COVID-19. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/09/fine-rs-5000-if-you-spit-in-public-places-in-kozhikode.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/03/09/fine-rs-5000-if-you-spit-in-public-places-in-kozhikode.html Mon, 09 Mar 2020 08:35:26 GMT Old Kadalundi market getting a makeover The‘Kadalundi Heritage Market Committee has already started work on the revival project and the old buildings are being repaired and walls painted. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/02/29/old-kadalundi-market-getting-a-makeover.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/02/29/old-kadalundi-market-getting-a-makeover.html Sun, 01 Mar 2020 00:18:49 GMT New basketball court at Mananchira all set for reopening According to the president of District Sports Council O Rajagopal, the renovation of the court was carried out following complaints that it lacked international standards. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/02/26/new-basketball-court-at-mananchira-all-set-for-reopening.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/02/26/new-basketball-court-at-mananchira-all-set-for-reopening.html Thu, 27 Feb 2020 01:08:53 GMT 2 foreign tourists clear 150 kg garbage from Kozhikode beach While Juan Duke, a chef from Colombia, had quit his job to see the world, Valentine Palotti from Germany too reached Kozhikode for the same reason. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/02/25/2-foreign-tourists-clear-150-kg-garbage-from-kozhikode-beach.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/02/25/2-foreign-tourists-clear-150-kg-garbage-from-kozhikode-beach.html Wed, 26 Feb 2020 00:50:23 GMT Murals now lend charm to Kozhikode prison There are also plans to deck up other walls of the jail too with paintings. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/02/16/kozhikode-prison-murals.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/02/16/kozhikode-prison-murals.html Mon, 17 Feb 2020 05:22:42 GMT With plastic ban, meat seller reinvents old packaging tricks Customers, who buy more than 1 kg of meat, would be eligible for leaf-sheath pouches which he crafts himself after drying the sheath. Others can buy their meat packed in teak leaves. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/02/07/with-plastic-ban-meat-seller-reinvents-old-packaging-tricks.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/02/07/with-plastic-ban-meat-seller-reinvents-old-packaging-tricks.html Fri, 07 Feb 2020 13:23:01 GMT 6-year-old boy found dead at Home for Mentally Deficient Children in Kozhikode The body was found in the bedroom of the government-run HMDC on Saturday morning. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/26/boy-found-dead-at-home-for-mentally-deficient-children-kozhikode.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/26/boy-found-dead-at-home-for-mentally-deficient-children-kozhikode.html Sun, 26 Jan 2020 04:19:32 GMT In a first in Kerala, Kozhikode gets a cycle track adjacent to main road The cycle track was inaugurated on the Kothi approach road in the Pallikandy region in south beach. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/24/in-a-first-in-kerala-kozhikode-gets-a-cycle-track-adjacent-to-ma.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/24/in-a-first-in-kerala-kozhikode-gets-a-cycle-track-adjacent-to-ma.html Sat, 25 Jan 2020 00:42:49 GMT Bengali worker left dazed after winning Kerala lottery Tajmul, who won the 1-crore lottery, was all praise for the Kozhikode Police who helped him to deposit the prized ticket at a safe center. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/20/kozhikode-bengali-worker-wins-kerala-lottery.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/20/kozhikode-bengali-worker-wins-kerala-lottery.html Tue, 21 Jan 2020 00:06:15 GMT Students create 'compounder robot', win top prize Students from Government HSS, Pookottumpadam who created the compounder robot not only attracted attention but also walked away with the overall champion trophy. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/15/kozhikode-school-students-create-compounder-robot-top-prize.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/15/kozhikode-school-students-create-compounder-robot-top-prize.html Fri, 17 Jan 2020 04:30:01 GMT Kozhikode city now under high-tech surveillance The high-tech control room, from where visuals provided by 76 surveillance cameras installed at various locations in the city can be monitored, was inaugurated by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan the other day via video conference. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/09/kozhikode-city-now-under-high-tech-surveillance.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/09/kozhikode-city-now-under-high-tech-surveillance.html Fri, 10 Jan 2020 00:51:16 GMT Snehaj Sreenivas named IQA India director The official launch of IQA India would be held on February 1 at the Devagiri Public School in Kozhikode. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/01/snehaj-sreenivas-iqa-india-director.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2020/01/01/snehaj-sreenivas-iqa-india-director.html Wed, 01 Jan 2020 09:44:55 GMT Kerala's pioneering roof-tile company shuts down after 141 years Acute market slowdown coupled with a shortage of clay has forced the first company in Kerala to manufacture roof tile to down its shutters for good. With the increasing use of metal tiles over houses it seems the revival of the traditional tile-makers is next to impossible. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/27/kerala-roof-tile-company-shuts-down-after-141-years.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/27/kerala-roof-tile-company-shuts-down-after-141-years.html Sat, 28 Dec 2019 00:28:03 GMT Three migrant labourers attacked for taking part in anti-CAA protests in Kozhikode Police said the labourers claimed that the assailants were wearing saffron shawls and asked them on why they took part in the anti-CAA protests in Kerala. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/23/three-migrant-labourers-attacked-for-taking-part-in-anti-caa-pro.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/23/three-migrant-labourers-attacked-for-taking-part-in-anti-caa-pro.html Mon, 23 Dec 2019 12:37:58 GMT Farook College to host Kerala's first library congress from December 20 Kozhikode: The first edition of the Kerala Library Congress will be held at Farook College in Kozhikode on December 20 and 21. The event aims to enhance awareness about the new initiatives in public and academic libraries in India, Europe and the United States. The organisers said discussions on https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/17/farook-college-to-host-kerala-s-first-library-congress-from-dece.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/17/farook-college-to-host-kerala-s-first-library-congress-from-dece.html Tue, 17 Dec 2019 13:58:28 GMT Rescuers in a spot as family objects to breaking lock of high-rise flat The family members were against breaking the expensive lock and demanded that the rescuers enter the flat through a rope from the other side through balcony. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/14/kozhikode-fire-and-rescue-boy-trapped-in-flat.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/14/kozhikode-fire-and-rescue-boy-trapped-in-flat.html Sun, 15 Dec 2019 00:03:03 GMT Crackers burst on top of tourist bus hired for school trip in Kozhikode; MVD acts tough When visuals of the dangerous prank were circulated in social media, the Motor Vehicles Department (MVD) took note and launched action. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/10/kozhikode-tourist-bus-cracker-motor-vehicles-department.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/10/kozhikode-tourist-bus-cracker-motor-vehicles-department.html Wed, 11 Dec 2019 00:57:55 GMT Blood bank for dogs to open soon - a first in Kerala Before blood is taken from strays, tests would be carried out to confirm that they do not suffer from any disease. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/09/blood-bank-for-dogs-to-open-soon---a-first-in-kerala.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/12/09/blood-bank-for-dogs-to-open-soon---a-first-in-kerala.html Tue, 10 Dec 2019 00:44:20 GMT Cops don't disappoint as child seeks help to recover bicycle All that Abir, aged just 10, wanted the police to do was to help him recover his bicycle. The schoolboy had the grit to visit the police station with a complaint handwritten on a page of his notebook and his effort did not go waste. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/11/29/cops-dont-disappoint-as-child-seeks-help-to-recover-bicycle.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/11/29/cops-dont-disappoint-as-child-seeks-help-to-recover-bicycle.html Sat, 30 Nov 2019 01:33:50 GMT Alert teachers save student bitten by snake, avoid a Bathery rerun Hrithik's mother was profuse in her appreciation of the teachers who did not wait for the family members to arrive to take the child to the hospital. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/11/26/alert-teachers-students-snake-bite-bathery.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/11/26/alert-teachers-students-snake-bite-bathery.html Wed, 27 Nov 2019 00:21:14 GMT Unique whale model casts a light on plastic menace Around 7,000 bottles have been used to make this whale form raised over the pond on the center’s premises. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/11/17/unique-whale-model-casts-a-light-on-plastic-menace.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/11/17/unique-whale-model-casts-a-light-on-plastic-menace.html Mon, 18 Nov 2019 00:38:43 GMT No clue about killers or man whose body parts washed ashore in 2017 The identity of the male victim remains unknown still though it is probable that the body parts belonged to a young migrant labourer who was working in Kerala. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/11/15/severed-body-parts-kohikode-beach.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/11/15/severed-body-parts-kohikode-beach.html Fri, 15 Nov 2019 11:04:56 GMT Italian woman traces her Keralite mother after 9-year search Little Navya became an Italian citizen and grew up in the European country after Italian couple Italian couple Silvano Dorigatti and Thisiyana who had arrived in Wayanad adopted her. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/11/04/italian-woman-finds-mother-after-9-year-search-wayanad.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/11/04/italian-woman-finds-mother-after-9-year-search-wayanad.html Fri, 08 Nov 2019 02:54:58 GMT Smart garbage bins to aid timely clearance of garbage bins These bins with censors will provide information regarding the quantity of junk in each container and where the drums are located to workers and officials. This data will help in avoiding instances of containers overflowing with waste and polluting the area. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/10/30/smart-garbage-bins-waste-management.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/10/30/smart-garbage-bins-waste-management.html Thu, 31 Oct 2019 00:41:37 GMT Kanjanmala's dream comes true, Moideen seva mandir to get new building The new building constructed at a cost of Rs 80 lakh will be inaugurated by Kerala Minister for Local Administration K T Jaleel on October 20. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/10/17/kanjanamala-bp-moideen-seva-mandir.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/10/17/kanjanamala-bp-moideen-seva-mandir.html Fri, 18 Oct 2019 01:06:47 GMT Another flier found smuggling gold beneath wig The customs officials at the Calicut International Airport found that Muhammed Rameez, hailing from Pattikad in Malappuram district, had shaved off the centre of his scalp and placed a wig to hide 907 grams of gold compound. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/10/08/another-flier-found-smuggling-gold-beneath-wig.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/10/08/another-flier-found-smuggling-gold-beneath-wig.html Wed, 09 Oct 2019 00:54:30 GMT Newly-born elephant calf falls into reservoir, rescued by plantation workers The baby jumbo is suspected to have tumbled into the reservoir soon after birth. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/29/elephant-calf-reservoir-plantation-workers.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/29/elephant-calf-reservoir-plantation-workers.html Mon, 30 Sep 2019 00:48:58 GMT Smart TV mounted on the wall may catch you with pants down Technology is a double-edged sword and its increasing use in various walks of life has made life easier though there are some concerns. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/25/smart-tv-mounted-on-the-wall-may-catch-you-with-pants-down.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/25/smart-tv-mounted-on-the-wall-may-catch-you-with-pants-down.html Thu, 26 Sep 2019 00:23:28 GMT Six arrests so far over driver's suicide after assault by CPM activists Rajesh, 43, of Elathur in Kerala's Kozhikode district had died on September 21 after he set himself on fire. He was assaulted by local CPM workers on September 15. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/24/six-arrests-so-far-over-driver-s-suicide-after-assault-by-cpm-ac.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/24/six-arrests-so-far-over-driver-s-suicide-after-assault-by-cpm-ac.html Tue, 24 Sep 2019 05:13:18 GMT Digital classes for special children on the anvil The proposed digital classrooms would be air-conditioned and the beds would be placed in such a manner that their position can be changed as per the requirement. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/17/digital-classes-special-children-anvil.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/17/digital-classes-special-children-anvil.html Wed, 18 Sep 2019 00:50:42 GMT Keralite among 2 kayakers who drowned, close shave for 3 The team from Bengaluru had entered the river near Chedayanthodu by noon yesterday during heavy rain when a sudden surge swept them away by 1:30pm. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/09/keralaite-bengaluru-kayakers-drown-in-kozhikode-river.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/09/keralaite-bengaluru-kayakers-drown-in-kozhikode-river.html Mon, 09 Sep 2019 06:59:49 GMT Kozhikode mill hopes to stay afloat with export orders The Malabar Spinning and Weaving Mills based in Kerala's Kozhikode district has got orders to export yarn to foreign countries, giving it a much-needed boost amid poor market conditions. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/04/kozhikode-mill-hopes-to-stay-afloat-with-export-orders.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/04/kozhikode-mill-hopes-to-stay-afloat-with-export-orders.html Thu, 05 Sep 2019 00:54:26 GMT Case against groom for jumbo ride It came to light that prior permission was not taken to parade the jumbo. Moreover, the ban on use of elephants between 10 am and 4 pm was also violated. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/24/case-against-groom-riding-jumbo-vadakara.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/24/case-against-groom-riding-jumbo-vadakara.html Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:53:09 GMT Man arrested in Kerala's first triple talaq case under new act K K Usman was arrested in Mukkom following a warrant issued by the Thamarassery Judicial First Class Magistrate Court. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/16/man-arrested-in-kerala-s-first-triple-talaq-case-under-new-act.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/16/man-arrested-in-kerala-s-first-triple-talaq-case-under-new-act.html Fri, 16 Aug 2019 16:10:07 GMT How Vilangad turned into a disaster zone overnight after a landslide Four lives were lost as they were buried in the sliding mud and boulders. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/11/vilangad-landslide-rescue-kerala-rains.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/11/vilangad-landslide-rescue-kerala-rains.html Sun, 11 Aug 2019 04:27:37 GMT Official apathy behind death of two people on Kozhikode roads The tragedy could have been averted had the authorities concerned carried out their duty. Two children would have continued receiving their mother’s care. In short, official apathy destroyed a family. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/09/official-neglect-deprives-two-children-of-their-mother.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/09/official-neglect-deprives-two-children-of-their-mother.html Sat, 10 Aug 2019 00:50:01 GMT Wear your seat belt! MLA gets safety lessons from minister Kerala Transport Minister A K Saseendran was at the Mundikalthazham Junction, along the Kozhikode bypass, to monitor an inspection carried out by various departments and the police as part of the road safety action plan. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/06/road-safety-lessons-from-mla.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/06/road-safety-lessons-from-mla.html Wed, 07 Aug 2019 00:15:32 GMT Labourers occupy studio apartments for MCH doctors The apartments are not being handed over to the authorities on the pretext of pending plumbing, electrical and flooring works, the employees of the Medical College claimed. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/04/labourers-occupy-studio-apartments-for-mch-doctors.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/04/labourers-occupy-studio-apartments-for-mch-doctors.html Mon, 05 Aug 2019 01:01:04 GMT Kozhikode woman battles for life as estranged husband stabs her after flinging acid The woman, working at a private clinic at Nellikparambil, was on her way back home when she was attacked. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/04/kozhikode-acid-attack-stabbing-near-karasserry.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/04/kozhikode-acid-attack-stabbing-near-karasserry.html Sun, 04 Aug 2019 06:36:37 GMT Kadalundi mangroves take firm root, thanks to father-son duo After famed environmentalist Thayyil Kuttan, alias Kallen Pokkudan, rallied for the conservation of mangroves in Kerala, his son Chandrasekhar has been continuing the legacy for the past 20 years in the Kadalundi coastal village where the eponymous river joins the Arabian Sea on Kerala's western coast. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/07/31/kadalundi-mangroves-take-firm-root-thanks-to-father-son-duo.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/07/31/kadalundi-mangroves-take-firm-root-thanks-to-father-son-duo.html Thu, 01 Aug 2019 00:39:05 GMT Italian seeks own mother in her land of birth - Kerala Navya was born at an orphanage in Kozhikode on 31 March 1984. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/07/27/italian-seeks-own-mother-land-birth-kerala.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/07/27/italian-seeks-own-mother-land-birth-kerala.html Sat, 27 Jul 2019 16:32:03 GMT Fishing goes New Gen as gears get spruced up with changing times Now, there is no need to hunt for live worms to be used as bait. You can buy any number of plastic baits resembling frogs and grasshoppers that would be sure to lure the fish! https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/27/fishing-goes-new-gen-as-gears-change.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/27/fishing-goes-new-gen-as-gears-change.html Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:50:19 GMT Four-digit lottery mafia prospers as police remain clueless It has come to light that crooks are making use of WhatsApp to mint money by indulging in lottery fraud. Meanwhile, the law enforcers are at their wit's end as to how to tame the mafia who have been found running an ingenious parallel lottery system based on the government-run lottery. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/24/four-digital-lottery-mafia-prospers-as-police-remain-clueless.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/24/four-digital-lottery-mafia-prospers-as-police-remain-clueless.html Tue, 25 Jun 2019 00:43:17 GMT Is there anything fishy about frozen fish sold in Kozhikode? Tonnes of frozen fish are being brought to this district throwing the guidelines of the Kerala Food Safety Department to the winds. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/17/is-there-anything-fishy-about-frozen-fish-sold-in-kozhikode.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/17/is-there-anything-fishy-about-frozen-fish-sold-in-kozhikode.html Tue, 18 Jun 2019 00:48:37 GMT In love with the sea, this Kozhikode youth is battling plastic menace Priyesh awakened to the harmful effects of plastic while he turned up to study for a class 10-equivalent exam. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/04/in-love-with-sea-youth-tackles-plastic-menace.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/04/in-love-with-sea-youth-tackles-plastic-menace.html Wed, 05 Jun 2019 01:13:13 GMT KSRTC to rein in students misusing concession facility The corporation is actively considering the option of demanding an additional document for issuing concession tickets. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/30/ksrtc-rein-students-misusing-concession-facility.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/30/ksrtc-rein-students-misusing-concession-facility.html Fri, 31 May 2019 00:56:39 GMT Two held over attack on Naseer, rural Kozhikode still tense Bombs were thrown at the houses of CPM and RMPI workers in Vadakara. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/25/kozhikode-ls-polls-counting-violence.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/25/kozhikode-ls-polls-counting-violence.html Sat, 25 May 2019 14:19:02 GMT Python babies found in KWA pumping station Six baby pythons were found inside the pumping station of Kerala Water Authority (KWA) inside the Medical College Campus at Kozhikode. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/17/python-babies-in-kwa-pumping-station.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/17/python-babies-in-kwa-pumping-station.html Fri, 17 May 2019 07:48:56 GMT Elderly woman maltreated by her sister rescued Though the neighbours used to hear Vijaya’s screams when getting beaten up, they could not intervene as Sicily used to shower abuses at them. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/16/elderly-woman-maltreated-sister-rescued0.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/16/elderly-woman-maltreated-sister-rescued0.html Fri, 17 May 2019 00:50:35 GMT Impersonation: 2 students to take plus-two exams again Answer sheets of the two students were replaced entirely by the teacher. Their results will be published within 10 days. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/16/2-students-to-take-plus-two-exams-again-after-teacher-impersonation.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/16/2-students-to-take-plus-two-exams-again-after-teacher-impersonation.html Thu, 16 May 2019 06:58:31 GMT No need for teacher to write exams on our behalf, says online campaign Teacher Nishad V Mohammed wrote the plus two English paper of two students and the Computer Science paper for two others, it was alleged. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/13/no-need-for-teacher-to-write-exams-on-our-behalf-says-online-campaign.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/13/no-need-for-teacher-to-write-exams-on-our-behalf-says-online-campaign.html Mon, 13 May 2019 15:44:42 GMT Boat service on Conolly Canal likely after cleaning drive Conolly Canal in the heart of this city was once its lifeline as trade and transport were conducted through it. A project to revive the canal is finally on after a long wait by public, environmentalists and heritage lovers. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/12/boat-service-conolly-canal-cleaning-drive.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/12/boat-service-conolly-canal-cleaning-drive.html Mon, 13 May 2019 00:45:55 GMT Lost and found: Man suspected to be abducted by gold mafia is in Oman Police have collected documents showing Musafar travelled to Muscat from Bengaluru airport. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/10/missing-dubai-police-employee-is-in-oman.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/10/missing-dubai-police-employee-is-in-oman.html Fri, 10 May 2019 04:12:18 GMT Gold mafia abducts Dubai Police staffer in Kerala? An investigation into his disappearance requested by relatives revealed the gold smuggler angle. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/08/dubai-police-employee-abducted-by-gold-mafia.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/08/dubai-police-employee-abducted-by-gold-mafia.html Wed, 08 May 2019 05:27:00 GMT Water shortage hits Vadakara railway station hard The passengers who alight the trains during brief halts to store drinking water are force to return empty-handed. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/04/28/water-shortsge-hits-vadakara-railway-station-hard.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/04/28/water-shortsge-hits-vadakara-railway-station-hard.html Mon, 29 Apr 2019 04:04:55 GMT Why this public school in Kerala is a case-study topic in a Scottish varsity Within two years after the remodelling, Nadakkav school was selected as the third best government school in India. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/04/02/nadakkav-public-school-kerala-case-study-scottish-varsity.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/04/02/nadakkav-public-school-kerala-case-study-scottish-varsity.html Wed, 03 Apr 2019 00:58:08 GMT Transgender found dead under mysterious circumstances Shalu had called transgender organisation ‘Punarjani’ to complain about an attack on her Sunday, said its president Sisili. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/04/02/transgender-found-dead-under-mysterious-circumstances-kozhikode.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/04/02/transgender-found-dead-under-mysterious-circumstances-kozhikode.html Tue, 02 Apr 2019 11:12:31 GMT Why this Kozhikode family is a vote bank in itself All the candidates in fray from the Kozhikode Lok Sabha constituency are looking forward to a grand get-together of the family members. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/25/why-this-kozhikode-family-is-a-vote-bank-in-itself.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/25/why-this-kozhikode-family-is-a-vote-bank-in-itself.html Tue, 26 Mar 2019 00:15:50 GMT When worn-out tyres turn into flower pots Thrissur: Old tyres and broken plastic utensils can either become mosquitos' breeding ground or creatively converted into flowerpots. The menace of plastic waste could be transformed into something meaningful such as flower vases, pots and garden décor with a little imagination. Old tyres are now https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/13/when-worn-out-tyre-turn-into-flower-pots.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/13/when-worn-out-tyre-turn-into-flower-pots.html Thu, 14 Mar 2019 01:54:13 GMT Coming soon: A cycle trail along the sea The track, to be inaugurated soon, runs parallel to Kothi-Pallikandy highway. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/13/cycle-trail-along-sea-coming-soon-kozhikode.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/13/cycle-trail-along-sea-coming-soon-kozhikode.html Thu, 14 Mar 2019 01:51:09 GMT History set with first-ever exclusive varsity event for transgenders Transgenders were completing either in girls or boys sections until now. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/08/ria-isha-scripts-history-first-transgender-arts-fest-event.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/08/ria-isha-scripts-history-first-transgender-arts-fest-event.html Fri, 08 Mar 2019 11:00:54 GMT Kozhikode police starts comprehensive drive against drugs On the supply side, the police would be intending to ensure that there is reduction in the supply of narcotic materials. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/06/kozhikode-police-starts-comprehensive-drive-against-drugs.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/06/kozhikode-police-starts-comprehensive-drive-against-drugs.html Thu, 07 Mar 2019 01:45:18 GMT Karachi Durbar Hotel hides signboard partly The part-concealment was done on Friday even as a few outlets bearing the same prefix had to be covered elsewhere in the country in the last few days as both the neighbouring countries engaged in a skirmish. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/02/karachi-durbar-hotel-hides-signboard-partly.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/02/karachi-durbar-hotel-hides-signboard-partly.html Sat, 02 Mar 2019 11:49:48 GMT New arrival terminal at Karipur airport opened The two-storey building, spread across 17,000 sq m, can accommodate 1,527 passengers during peak hours and has 20 customs and 38 immigration counters. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/25/new-arrival-terminal-at-karipur-airport-opened.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/25/new-arrival-terminal-at-karipur-airport-opened.html Tue, 26 Feb 2019 04:35:11 GMT The youngest ethical hacker of Asia is in Kozhikode Aman Hisham is a student of Red Team Hacker Academy in Kozhikode for the past two months. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/24/the-youngest-ethical-hacker-of-asia-is-in-kozhikode.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/24/the-youngest-ethical-hacker-of-asia-is-in-kozhikode.html Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:43:24 GMT Disabled student on wheelchair protest, to cover 380 km in 40 days Azim is protesting against the state government’s decision to appeal against a court order to upgrade his current Govt Upper Primary School. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/17/disabled-student-wheelchair-protest-mohammed-azim.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/17/disabled-student-wheelchair-protest-mohammed-azim.html Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:48:28 GMT IAS couple ties the knot on Valentine’s Day Gautham, who hails from Visakhapatnam in Andhra, was Aswathi’s senior at the Civil Services Academy. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/14/ias-couple-ties-knot-valentines-day.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/14/ias-couple-ties-knot-valentines-day.html Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:53:23 GMT Sisters' love for mobile lands them in rape trap It all started when the elder sister's repeated demands for a new mobile phone were turned down by their mother. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/14/sisters-love-mobile-lands-rape-trap.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/14/sisters-love-mobile-lands-rape-trap.html Thu, 14 Feb 2019 05:45:15 GMT Central govt staff, kin to benefit as Kerala gets second CGHS wellness centre The MP said the wellness centre could come up in a rented building of the Kerala State Co-Operative Housing Federation. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/08/central-govt-staff-kin-to-benefit-as-kerala-gets-second-cghs-wellness-centre.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/08/central-govt-staff-kin-to-benefit-as-kerala-gets-second-cghs-wellness-centre.html Fri, 08 Feb 2019 05:51:09 GMT Police stations set to be spick and span under novel project Twenty police stations in Kozhikode city have been given a 16-day cleaning challenge titled 'KAIZEN' by Commissioner K Sanjay Kumar Gurudin. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/06/kozhikode-police-stations-cleaning-project.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/06/kozhikode-police-stations-cleaning-project.html Fri, 08 Feb 2019 16:29:50 GMT Paraplegic kids hoist national flag atop 'Urithookkimala' Urithookkimala is a historically important place, where Pazhassi Raja took refuge. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/29/paraplegic-kids-hoist-national-flag-atop-urithookkimala.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/29/paraplegic-kids-hoist-national-flag-atop-urithookkimala.html Tue, 29 Jan 2019 13:58:00 GMT This SC colony stands out for lack of basic facilities The dalits living in this colony only have voter identity cards and do not possess ration cards. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/28/sc-colony-stands-out-lack-basic-facilities.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/28/sc-colony-stands-out-lack-basic-facilities.html Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:47:50 GMT SI suspended in Kozhikode over corruption charges There were allegations against the SI earlier, about accepting bribe from the accused and settling cases. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/25/si-suspended-in-kozhikode-over-corruption-charges.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/25/si-suspended-in-kozhikode-over-corruption-charges.html Fri, 25 Jan 2019 14:47:23 GMT 30 teenagers from children's home to take part in R-Day parade For the first time in the state, they would be marching alongside the police, fire force and other security forces at the Republic Day parade in Kozhikode. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/24/r-day-parade-teens-from-clt-childrens-home-to-take-part.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/24/r-day-parade-teens-from-clt-childrens-home-to-take-part.html Thu, 24 Jan 2019 10:02:35 GMT How a cop and a school built a shelter for a poor family Elathoor SI T V Dhananjay saw up close the plight of the bereaved family as he arrived at the half-built house. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/16/how-cop-school-built-shelter-poor-family.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/16/how-cop-school-built-shelter-poor-family.html Thu, 17 Jan 2019 04:41:03 GMT Now, a 'Zero Hour' to create awareness, curb traffic violations There will not be any penalty on traffic violators. Instead, the cops will take awareness classes to violators. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/16/zero-hour-create-awareness-curb-traffic-violations.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/16/zero-hour-create-awareness-curb-traffic-violations.html Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:27:30 GMT Maoist-like posters again surface in Kerala hamlet The two posters were found pasted on a wayside building at Puthur near Attappady hamlet. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/14/maoist-like-posters-again-surface-in-kerala-hamlet.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/14/maoist-like-posters-again-surface-in-kerala-hamlet.html Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:37:10 GMT Eight pythons caught from Kozhikode city The officials were informed of the presence of pythons in a field with wild vegetation after multiple sightings by people who come to the riverside for fishing. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/13/eight-pythons-caught-kozhikode-city.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/13/eight-pythons-caught-kozhikode-city.html Sun, 13 Jan 2019 09:26:42 GMT Three injured as country bomb explodes in Kozhikode A case has been registered and investigation has begun. https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/01/three-injured-as-country-bomb-explodes-in-kozhikode.html https://www.onmanorama.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/01/three-injured-as-country-bomb-explodes-in-kozhikode.html Tue, 01 Jan 2019 15:58:03 GMT