Ripples of excitement back at Pulikkayam rapids

Kayakers flock to Chalippuzha river to participate in white-water kayaking championship Kayakers flock to Chalippuzha river to participate in white-water kayaking championship A slight drizzle welcomed the participants of the three-day international white-water kayaking championship that began at Pulikkayam, near Kodenchery, in Kozhikode on Friday. However, the conditions were ideal as the quick-flowing Chalippuzha river […]

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Tribal students’ first date with airport, beach

A group of students from various tribal hamlets in and around Nilambur had a once-in-a-lifetime experience when they took out an excursion to the Calicut airport and Kozhikode city on Friday. The 130 tribal students from 26 hamlets spread between Edakkara and Karuvarakkundu were on cloud nine as they watched in awe flights land and […]

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Centre will file ESZ review petition in SC: Bhupender Yadav

Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Bhupender Yadav has said the Ministry will file a review petition in the Supreme Court urging a relook into its judgment on eco-sensitive zones. Speaking at the observance of the World Elephant Day at the Periyar Tiger Reserve in Thekkady on Friday, Mr. Yadav said the Centre […]

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Inquiry finds lack of coordination between nephrology and urology departments

Inquiry conducted into lapses at MCH where a patient who underwent renal transplant died in June Inquiry conducted into lapses at MCH where a patient who underwent renal transplant died in June An inquiry conducted by Additional Chief Secretary (Health) Asha Thomas into the alleged lapses that occurred at Thiruvananthapuram Government Medical College hospital, where […]

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Gaj Mahotsav turns focus on human-elephant conflict in Kerala

Writer Vinoy Thomas, who has penned many works with elephants as central characters, says he lost his earlier love for the animal at some point in life. As a resident of an upland village in Kannur district, where the man-elephant conflict is a routine affair, Mr. Thomas says he cannot unconditionally love elephants anymore as […]

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Dairy products manufacturing training programme

The Indigenous Milk Products Training and Development Centre, Oachira, is conducting a training programme on manufacturing of dairy products. The training will be held from August 19 to 30 and the registration for the programme should be done by 5 p.m. on August 17. Interested persons can call 8075028868, 9947775978, 0476-2698550 for more details and […]

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Union Minister justifies Kerala Governor’s stand on opposing 11 ordinances

Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan was right when he objected to the State Government’s move to reissue 11 ordinances, since the Government was trying to introduce ‘ordinance raj’, rather than get the executive order ratified by the Assembly, Union Minister of State for External Affairs V. Muraleedharan said here on Friday. These ordinances ought to have […]

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Down the rapids: Malabar River Festival and International Kayaking Championship begins in Kerala

Kerala Bureau Kozhikode August 12, 2022 15:21 IST Updated: August 12, 2022 15:21 IST Kerala Bureau Kozhikode August 12, 2022 15:21 IST Updated: August 12, 2022 15:21 IST Held on Chali and Iravazhinji rivers in Kozhikode district, South India’s only white-water kayaking event is taking place after a two-year pandemic break Hitting the rapids Kayaker […]

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Writer Civic Chandran gets anticipatory bail in second sexual harassment case

The second sexual assault case was registered against Civic Chandran in connection with the incident that occurred at Nandi beach near Koyilandy in February 2020 The second sexual assault case was registered against Civic Chandran in connection with the incident that occurred at Nandi beach near Koyilandy in February 2020 The Kozhikode Sessions Court on […]

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