Malappuram Read latest news updates from Malappuram District Kerala in English. Watch Videos and Photos of Exclusive Breaking News. Onmanorama en Sat, 29 Feb 2020 05:35:32 GMT Touching reunion! 66-year-old meets father, aged 94, for the first time! Those who witnessed the emotionally surcharged meeting were 94-year-old Krishnan's children from another marriage after leaving Balan's mother. Thu, 02 Jul 2020 00:44:00 GMT Four arrested for murderous slogan at DYFI rally in Malappuram The Youth Congress and the Youth League had staged a protest in the morning seeking the arrest of the DYFI members. Tue, 23 Jun 2020 03:01:00 GMT Pregnant woman, undergoing COVID-19 treatment, loses unborn twins The bodies of the foetuses were moved to the mortuary as the relatives were reluctant to claim them. Sat, 13 Jun 2020 00:40:59 GMT Two remand prisoners brought for COVID-19 test escape from Manjeri Medical College According to reports, they fled from the hospital around Sunday midnight in a bike. The bike was, later, found abandoned on Manjeri-Kizhisseri road. Mon, 08 Jun 2020 06:35:28 GMT After photo of rooftop student goes viral, Namitha gets high-speed connectivity Namitha Narayanan was forced to climb on to the rooftop of her house at Kottakkal in Malappuram due to poor network connectivity indoors. Mon, 08 Jun 2020 00:27:36 GMT Amid hate campaign over jumbo death, Kerala's Malappuram plants a tree of amity The sapling was planted by Muslim League leader Sayyid Munavvar Ali Shihab Thangal and the temple priest on the premises of Kunnummal Sree Thripuranthaka Temple, Malappuram. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 11:57:07 GMT Dreaded desert locust spotted at farm in Malappuram Desert locust is notorious for destroying crops and had laid waste 6,70,000 hectares of farmland in 12 districts of Rajasthan till February this year. Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:34:54 GMT Pregnant wild elephant dies after being fed cracker filled pineapple The incident was reported from the fringe areas of the Silent Valley in Attappadi. Thu, 04 Jun 2020 06:56:37 GMT Unable to attend virtual class, class X student commits suicide in Malappuram Her parents said that the teenager took the extreme step as she was depressed over not being able to attend the virtual classes. Tue, 02 Jun 2020 11:05:03 GMT Mystery behind eggs with green yolk: Veterinary University to conduct further studies Shihabuddeen received the poultry feed from the university with the instruction that the hens and cocks he reared should be given only that food. Fri, 22 May 2020 00:37:42 GMT Lakshadweep student feels at home with classmate's family during lockdown As all means of transportation to Lakshadweep were cancelled, Sabah was stranded at the hostel and Malavika's parents decided to take her too to their house. Thu, 07 May 2020 00:39:13 GMT Illegal sand mining rampant in Bharathapuzha even during lockdown The tehsildar has asked the sub-inspectors at Tirur, Tanur, Kuttipuram, Valanchery, Kadampuzha, and Kalpakanchery to take action against the culprits. Wed, 29 Apr 2020 00:14:45 GMT Engineering students help build defence wall against COVID-19 in Malappuram Since March 17, 40 NSS volunteers from the college are taking turns to work at the District Medical Office on the Collectorate premises, tracing primary and secondary contacts of all the people who came to the district from other countries and states since the COVID-19 outbreak. Sat, 25 Apr 2020 00:47:05 GMT Teacher organises puppet show on nature amid COVID-19 lockdown As it is not possible to perform before a crowd, Shashibushan reaches out to people through YouTube. Sun, 12 Apr 2020 07:52:00 GMT Cops gift colour pencil, book for 8-year-old boy under quarantine The cops went to the house, and directly handed over the colouring pencils and books to the little boy. Fri, 03 Apr 2020 01:12:56 GMT Keralite pilgrim returning from Varanasi goes missing on train Malukutty Amma had left for the pilgrimage along with her sister Kunjukutty Amma and 28 others on March 1. Sat, 21 Mar 2020 11:14:52 GMT Fire at Malappuram furniture unit The fire and rescue department contained the fire after three hours of effort. Fri, 13 Mar 2020 01:48:49 GMT Man abandons wife after newborn baby dies; local people come to her help As soon as he learnt that the baby was no more, Sathyaraj abandoned his wife and went away. Thu, 05 Mar 2020 11:53:39 GMT Bedridden child artist seeks aid to draw again Samika was walking home from school along with her aunt and two brothers when a speeding car hit all of them. Sat, 29 Feb 2020 00:50:53 GMT Woman on phone plunges into well, daring cop turns saviour Jaleel Karuthedathu, the Sub-Inspector at the Tirur police station, has become a local celebrity after the rescue. Tue, 25 Feb 2020 00:54:54 GMT Read this before helping someone take a SIM card Think twice before you allow others to buy SIM card against your identity documents. Sat, 22 Feb 2020 00:56:46 GMT Bharathapuzha to be cleared of thickets, sandbanks A study report had pointed out that when monsoon intensified the rivers in the state were unable to contain water due to sandbanks. Therefore, it was decided to increase the depth of the river. Mon, 17 Feb 2020 00:54:44 GMT The ‘Sardarji’ at Malappuram canteen P Vineeth, a resident of Padinjattumuri in this Kerala district, loves long tresses. As he realised that his waist-length hair would not be ideal when working in a restaurant, he decided to take the guise of a Sikh. Tue, 04 Feb 2020 01:41:49 GMT Open gymnasiums to come up in Malappuram next month The Nirmiti Kendra authorities, who are in charge of building the gymnasiums, have said that these will start operating from mid-February. Fri, 31 Jan 2020 00:19:19 GMT Guests at arts day in college teach students a lesson on traffic rules The prompt action of the police officers received a big applause from the other students. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 00:59:41 GMT Malappuram shocker: Man arrested for sexually abusing four minor daughters Four cases have been slapped against the accused under various sections of The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. Sat, 18 Jan 2020 14:33:25 GMT Youth outfit waives labour charge for building houses for poor Most people dream to have a home of their own. But rising prices mean that those from impoverished backgrounds find it difficult to build a home on their own. It is this need the youths' outfit meets. Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:51:19 GMT Dulquer, Surumi, Maqbool give company to adult learner Sujeer Its education programmes and tests are well-received by adults yearning for education. One such person is Sujeer, 41, a resident of Parangu in Kerala's Malappuram district. Wed, 08 Jan 2020 00:48:59 GMT How Ponnani civic body aims to tackle plastic menace at sea The fishermen, who bring back the garbage that gets lodged in their fishing nets, could make it to the municipality's list of best fishermen. The municipality is also considering to give a reward to these men, who cooperate with the project. Sat, 28 Dec 2019 00:27:46 GMT Cops snub lecturer's plaint after man spreads online her nude videos Citing that she was denied justice by the Kuttipuram police, the woman has filed a complaint to the Superintendents of Police, Malappuram. Wed, 27 Nov 2019 06:55:28 GMT How Ponnani civic body lends a hand to disabled students It is promoting household cleaning products made by physically challenged students by displaying and selling them at the civic office. Wed, 27 Nov 2019 00:21:02 GMT Avid buffalo collector brings another giant to stable At the end of the 14-day exhibition, Muneer pocketed Rs 1.5 lakh after deducting the expenses. Sat, 23 Nov 2019 00:56:39 GMT Kavalappara landslide survivor denied aid to rebuild house on flimsy grounds The conditions for securing the aid of Rs 10,000 is staying in a relief camp for at least one day and submitting the necessary identity documents. Thu, 21 Nov 2019 00:37:27 GMT Youth commits suicide after being attacked by mob, 15 booked in Malappuram Shahir, belonging to Kottakal, was found unconscious after consuming poison at his home early in the morning, and died later at a hospital. Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:07:43 GMT Why kids voting and pooling money for a football touch a chord with us In just two days, the video has amassed over 2 million views. Fri, 08 Nov 2019 04:34:24 GMT Unpaid for 10 months, BSNL employee hangs in Nilambur telephone exchange The differently abled man from Kanjirampadam had been working for the BSNL as a part-time sweeper for 30 years. Thu, 07 Nov 2019 14:05:47 GMT Students to take up house-keeping duties for a day in Malappuram A bunch of students of the Scholar College in Ponnani would be heading to these homes to get the life lessons. Thu, 07 Nov 2019 01:02:34 GMT Share scams, targeting youth, rampant in Malappuram An extensive network of operatives, including women, has been involved in collecting money. Sun, 13 Oct 2019 00:57:51 GMT King cobra caught from washing machine at Nilambur house The incident was reported from house of Sharada at Eranhimangad near Chaliyar on Friday afternoon. Tue, 24 Sep 2019 03:04:29 GMT Mob attacks youths believing schoolboy’s fake abduction story In shocking case of mob violence, two innocent youths were thrashed severely by a group of people after a schoolboy falsely accused them of trying to abduct him. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 02:04:36 GMT Idukki traders help to reopen flood-wrecked Nilambur bakery The bakery-cum-cool bar was located at Janathapadi in Nilambur in the northern district. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 00:50:08 GMT Mother hikes 2 km with four-day-old baby to flood-hit colony Sindhu had to walk 2 kms with her four-day old child through the Munderi woods to get to her house in Thandankallu Colony. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 05:13:25 GMT Here is how gold is smuggled by hiding it inside the human body The modern scanners installed in the airports apparently cannot detect the gold that is hidden like this. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 00:42:08 GMT Stranded baby elephant rescued The two-month-old tusker is suspected to have been carried away by strong currents as it was crossing the river along with its herd in the night. Tue, 10 Sep 2019 03:07:50 GMT NRI Ahmed Iqbal, Azad Moopen donate land to landslide victims Land will be acquired in consultation with the government, the collector said. Thu, 22 Aug 2019 00:48:03 GMT Old man escapes Kavalappara disaster, had a foreboding about it The entire Bhoothanam Colony was buried under mud and water following landslips barely 45 minutes after Chathan left his home. Tue, 20 Aug 2019 00:43:09 GMT Malappuram man to sell bike meant for cancer survivor wife to contribute to flood relief Sachin Kumar said that he did not feel like riding around a bike when just kilometres away from his house a group of people had lost all things dear to them. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 01:03:42 GMT Temple priest offers earrings to flood victims When CPM Angadippuram local committee members including K Dileep and KAC Ashraf reached his house for flood relief, Sreenath did not think twice about what to give. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:36:18 GMT My niece is under 10-ft high mud, wails lucky survivor of landslide Local people claimed at least 70 to 80 houses have been damaged. They could just watch their near and dear ones and their life savings disappear under the landslide. Sat, 10 Aug 2019 10:07:54 GMT Malappuram farmer transforms a barren quarry into a grove The greenery of trees and plants returned to the four acres of barren land near Karipur in Kerala's Malappuram district all thanks to PA Mustafa. Thu, 15 Aug 2019 17:56:10 GMT Bamboo splint records of 1665 found in Kozhikode temple Age-old bamboo splint records, which are equivalent to present-day deeds or documents before the advent of paper, were found from Perambra Nochad Narasimhamoorthy temple in Kozhikode district. Mon, 05 Aug 2019 01:00:59 GMT Raveendran bemoans the fall of the wall, for the ninth time The man has been tired of visiting government offices to install traffic regulations on the dangerous curve at Thekkepattu padi on Ponnani-Kuttipuram road where his house is situated. Tue, 16 Jul 2019 01:12:26 GMT A tale of motherhood that transcends notions of faith, family While three boys went to Madrassa in the morning, the other three went to the temple. In the evening, when three of them sat down to read the Quran, the other three, with a tilak on their foreheads, would pray with folded hands at the same house. Tue, 16 Jul 2019 01:19:27 GMT Leakage in tribal houses points to shoddy work, diversion of funds The residents complain that even half of the allotted amount from the fund is not spent on actual work. Mon, 08 Jul 2019 00:41:37 GMT Man dies of heart attack after brother meets accident, brother dies shortly after After the accident, the lorry hit an auto-rickshaw and a lamppost. Local said that the lorry driver fled the spot after the accident. The police have registered a case against the driver. Thu, 20 Jun 2019 11:54:17 GMT 3 Plus Two students arrested over assault following ragging row The incident took place at the Vaniyambalam government higher secondary school. Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:58:36 GMT Woman wanders off into Nilambur forest, rescued after one night 39-year-old Sindhu, a resident of Modavanna Colony in Chaliyar Panchayath, got separated from her family while on a walk along the Chaliyar River. Thu, 06 Jun 2019 00:31:04 GMT 7-year-old boy with nasal polyps operated for hernia, Kerala doctor suspended It is said the doctor seems to have confused the case with another boy with a similar sounding name. Wed, 22 May 2019 07:02:01 GMT Moral policing: 14-year-old thrashed with iron rods They stripped the boy and thrashed him with iron rods, it is alleged. Sat, 18 May 2019 05:24:52 GMT Girl fighting cancer secures full A+ in SSLC exam Fathima Shahana, a resident of Thennala in Kerala's Malappuram district, was diagnosed with blood cancer last December just months before her examination. Tue, 14 May 2019 00:28:30 GMT New house for youth who offered his back to step on during 2018 flood rescue Jaisal and his 10-member team had reached the marooned spots in Vengara after taking boats on rent. His team had rescued more than 250 people and recovered 10 bodies. Thu, 09 May 2019 00:35:44 GMT 16-year-old migrant boy sexually abused, mother beaten up for questioning the matter Three persons were arrested in connection with the incident and slapped various sections of POCSO Act. Thu, 02 May 2019 07:25:21 GMT Elections perfect cover for illegal land reclamation There are complaints that acres of wetland have been illegally filled with sand. Sat, 20 Apr 2019 00:55:00 GMT Ambulance covers Malappuram to TVPM in 5 hours to save infant Kerala united yet again to save another young life by giving way to an ambulance carrying a three-day-old with heart ailments from Perinthalmanna. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:58:18 GMT Yet another child abuse! Four tortured kids rescued The rescue was made possible after Childline authorities were informed by locals who heard incessant cries of a child. Tue, 09 Apr 2019 06:47:23 GMT NRK voters coming in droves to Kerala Many people have reached Kerala in the past few weeks and more would be flowing into the state from West Asia in the coming days. Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:12:54 GMT Hundreds of dead fish wash up on Malappuram beach Extreme heat has made fishing in the sea an uphill task for the fishermen. Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:08:53 GMT Dream come true for Vailathur’s Ozil as he meets his idol Ashraf spoke with his favourite star for a while and took a picture with him. He even made the German ask ‘Sukhamano?’ (how are you) in Malayalam. The two met in Dubai on Monday. Thu, 28 Mar 2019 06:58:25 GMT Migrant worker's young daughter wins hearts with noble gesture The girl had saved some money to celebrate her birthday in a big way, but she made up her mind to devote her special day for a meaningful cause. Sun, 24 Mar 2019 01:43:44 GMT Short of cash, man transports wife's body in the boot of a car Though her body was handed over to the family the same day, they could not immediately take it to their native, since ambulance operators had demanded Rs 45,000 for it. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:04:57 GMT Well-planned tribal village to house flood-displaced families As many as 34 houses will be built in the village which will feature a centre to procure forest produce, kindergarten, community hall, temple and a crematorium. Thu, 07 Mar 2019 01:44:43 GMT Gulf returnee dies after torture by exorcist The deceased, who was a native of Karulai in Nilamburtaluk, was in Saudi Arabia for 18 years. Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:49:06 GMT Action sought against man for digging grave for living mom The man dug up the grave upset over his mother’s decision to give more property to her younger son. Thu, 28 Feb 2019 01:40:59 GMT Fire at Perinthalmanna hospital, patients evacuated The fire was triggered by an explosion at a generator room of the Moulana Hospital. Fri, 22 Feb 2019 06:42:08 GMT Tribals trek 8 km to bring chieftain's body back home The deceased is Kunkan, 80, of the ancient Cholanaikar sect inhabiting in the deep dense forests of Chakkikuzhi. Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:47:12 GMT Shocker! Leopard found sleeping on bed at Gudalur home The scared animal hid under the cot when it sensed people’s presence. The family quickly locked the house from outside. Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:07:36 GMT Three friends die as car crashes into roadside wall in Malappuram The deceased were identified as Mongam native Birankutty's son Unnais, Kondotty native Ahmedkutty's son Sanup and Morayur native Abdul Rasaq's son Shihabbudin. Mon, 04 Feb 2019 09:53:39 GMT How a song rescued a boy with ring stuck on his finger Before Nihas finished the song, the Fire and Rescue men had removed the ring from his finger. Sat, 02 Feb 2019 09:50:32 GMT No claimants for bikes hauled by cops on hartal day The police are planning to get the registration details of the bikes and nab their owners. Thu, 31 Jan 2019 10:21:12 GMT Tamil woman thanks Kerala leader for saving husband from death row Following the intervention of Munavvar Ali Shihab Thangal, Wajid's family pardoned Arjun and the requisite supporting documents were submitted to the Kuwaiti authorities. Mon, 28 Jan 2019 07:49:10 GMT On wedding day, this Sevens star sneaked out to play football On reaching home night after winning the match, Fayida had a doubt in store for him. Sun, 27 Jan 2019 02:34:26 GMT Owner and thief at the same shop; robber seeks ‘solace’ in police station Israel met the thief when he he went to a mobile phone shop to get the IMEI number in order to lodge a police complaint. Thu, 24 Jan 2019 12:05:20 GMT Hospital ceiling collapses, injures patient The injured patient was standing in the queue in front of the pharmacy. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:42:22 GMT Cattle continue to flock to Bharathappuzha islets The cattle are stranded at 10 spots in between Kuttipuram and Purathoor areas. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 01:43:31 GMT Here's a unique drive to spice up life of lonely women It took a a group of 100 women to the theatre so that they break the monotony of a lonely life and develop a positive outlook to life. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:54:57 GMT Rs 2 lakh interim relief for baby after botched circumcision The surgery performed, as part of the religious circumcision ceremony (sunnath kalyanam), in a private hospital went horribly wrong. Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:39:10 GMT Sabarimala pilgrims take a break in mosque precincts The mosque threw open its washrooms for the devotees to freshen up, and later the Sabarimala pilgrims had breakfast on the mosque premises. Mon, 07 Jan 2019 01:44:21 GMT Man arrested for attack on cops set to join the force It is not known whether the authorities will review Arun Kumar's recruitment in the light of his arrest. Sun, 06 Jan 2019 05:08:24 GMT Two fishermen recall four-day nightmare at deep sea Bawa had 43 years of fishing experience in mechanised boats and country boats, but Fayas had been at sea for just two days. Sat, 05 Jan 2019 01:31:02 GMT These KSRTC conductors are veterans on day one! They are back on duty just days after they had been sacked to comply with an order of the Kerala High Court. Sun, 23 Dec 2018 06:45:13 GMT 6 arrested over cyberattack against girls who mocked Kilinakkode locals It all started after the girls posted a video saying that they had had a bitter experience while attending a wedding of their friend at Kilinakkode. Fri, 21 Dec 2018 11:06:09 GMT Oversight of doctor leaves 6-year-old blind Abdu Rehiman was pushed into a world of darkness after he was administered wrong treatment some years ago. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 03:11:30 GMT Nilambur surgeon operates on wrong leg of woman The surgery was supposed to remove a rod which was inserted in the left leg of Ayisha to treat a fracture she had sustained 18 months ago, but the operation was done on her right leg. Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:39:31 GMT Three from Malappuram charred to death in Oman as car hits divider The accident occurred at around 2.30 am Monday and the three died on the spot. Tue, 04 Dec 2018 09:02:55 GMT Why brother's music is a balm to Aditya Aditya Bal will always be in the front row to encourage his brother whenever Neeraj, who came first in violin and Carnatic music competitions in the District School Art fest, performs on the stage. Sat, 01 Dec 2018 03:07:55 GMT Athira earns glory in dance, thanks to Manju Warrier It was Manju’s kind gesture that helped Athira to restart her dancing lessons after a break. Fri, 30 Nov 2018 10:59:21 GMT Deadly diseases haunt tribals as health officials avoid remote colonies The worst affected are the Chola Naicken tribals in Karulayi forest. A very ancient tribe that leads a bare existence, their population numbers only around 200. Thu, 29 Nov 2018 01:47:51 GMT Erasing of mural at Tirur railway station: CM Pinarayi alleges Sangh Parivar hand Pinarayi said the erasing of the painting was 'an insult to the history of Indian Freedom struggle and can only be viewed as an anti-national act.' Thu, 08 Nov 2018 05:50:53 GMT Murder accused held after 27 years Malappuram: The accused in a murder case has landed in the police net after 27 years. The victim, Murali, was a quarry worker at Myladi in Pookkottoor and the accused is Kuttiachan (81) of Pinakkatt, Thodupuzha.Kuttiachan was arrested from Mangaluru by the Manjeri police after an investigation Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:46:16 GMT Manjeri sub-jail overcrowded with POCSO undertrials The prison is crammed with 95 convicts jostling for space when its total sanctioned capacity is just 35. Mon, 05 Nov 2018 11:26:57 GMT