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Onmanorama en Tue, 25 Jun 2019 05:57:35 GMT https://www.manoramaonline.com/privacy.html 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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/10/08/another-flier-found-smuggling-gold-beneath-wig.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/29/elephant-calf-reservoir-plantation-workers.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/25/smart-tv-mounted-on-the-wall-may-catch-you-with-pants-down.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/24/six-arrests-so-far-over-driver-s-suicide-after-assault-by-cpm-ac.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/17/digital-classes-special-children-anvil.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/09/keralaite-bengaluru-kayakers-drown-in-kozhikode-river.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/09/04/kozhikode-mill-hopes-to-stay-afloat-with-export-orders.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/24/case-against-groom-riding-jumbo-vadakara.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/16/man-arrested-in-kerala-s-first-triple-talaq-case-under-new-act.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/11/vilangad-landslide-rescue-kerala-rains.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/09/official-neglect-deprives-two-children-of-their-mother.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/06/road-safety-lessons-from-mla.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/04/labourers-occupy-studio-apartments-for-mch-doctors.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/08/04/kozhikode-acid-attack-stabbing-near-karasserry.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/07/31/kadalundi-mangroves-take-firm-root-thanks-to-father-son-duo.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/07/27/italian-seeks-own-mother-land-birth-kerala.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/27/fishing-goes-new-gen-as-gears-change.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/24/four-digital-lottery-mafia-prospers-as-police-remain-clueless.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/17/is-there-anything-fishy-about-frozen-fish-sold-in-kozhikode.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/06/04/in-love-with-sea-youth-tackles-plastic-menace.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/30/ksrtc-rein-students-misusing-concession-facility.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/25/kozhikode-ls-polls-counting-violence.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/17/python-babies-in-kwa-pumping-station.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/16/elderly-woman-maltreated-sister-rescued0.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/16/2-students-to-take-plus-two-exams-again-after-teacher-impersonation.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/13/no-need-for-teacher-to-write-exams-on-our-behalf-says-online-campaign.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/12/boat-service-conolly-canal-cleaning-drive.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/10/missing-dubai-police-employee-is-in-oman.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/05/08/dubai-police-employee-abducted-by-gold-mafia.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/04/28/water-shortsge-hits-vadakara-railway-station-hard.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/04/02/nadakkav-public-school-kerala-case-study-scottish-varsity.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/04/02/transgender-found-dead-under-mysterious-circumstances-kozhikode.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/25/why-this-kozhikode-family-is-a-vote-bank-in-itself.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/13/when-worn-out-tyre-turn-into-flower-pots.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/13/cycle-trail-along-sea-coming-soon-kozhikode.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/08/ria-isha-scripts-history-first-transgender-arts-fest-event.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/06/kozhikode-police-starts-comprehensive-drive-against-drugs.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/03/02/karachi-durbar-hotel-hides-signboard-partly.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/25/new-arrival-terminal-at-karipur-airport-opened.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/24/the-youngest-ethical-hacker-of-asia-is-in-kozhikode.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/17/disabled-student-wheelchair-protest-mohammed-azim.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/14/ias-couple-ties-knot-valentines-day.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/14/sisters-love-mobile-lands-rape-trap.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/08/central-govt-staff-kin-to-benefit-as-kerala-gets-second-cghs-wellness-centre.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/02/06/kozhikode-police-stations-cleaning-project.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/29/paraplegic-kids-hoist-national-flag-atop-urithookkimala.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/28/sc-colony-stands-out-lack-basic-facilities.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/25/si-suspended-in-kozhikode-over-corruption-charges.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/24/r-day-parade-teens-from-clt-childrens-home-to-take-part.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/16/how-cop-school-built-shelter-poor-family.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/16/zero-hour-create-awareness-curb-traffic-violations.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/14/maoist-like-posters-again-surface-in-kerala-hamlet.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/13/eight-pythons-caught-kozhikode-city.html https://english.manoramaonline.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://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/01/three-injured-as-country-bomb-explodes-in-kozhikode.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2019/01/01/three-injured-as-country-bomb-explodes-in-kozhikode.html Tue, 01 Jan 2019 15:58:03 GMT Married man arrested for faking own death to flee with lover Sandeep had fooled his family, the local people and the police as he fled with lover Aswini, a native of Pottammal. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/12/29/married-man-arrested-faking-death-flee-lover.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/12/29/married-man-arrested-faking-death-flee-lover.html Sat, 29 Dec 2018 09:16:53 GMT Gang attacks BJP activist who targeted kin of CPM leader on hartal day Sreeju Karimbanchery, 30, was attacked at Ambalakkulangara by a four-member gang who arrived in a car. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/12/15/gang-attacks-bjp-activist-who-targeted-kin-of-cpm-leader-on-hartal-day.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/12/15/gang-attacks-bjp-activist-who-targeted-kin-of-cpm-leader-on-hartal-day.html Sat, 15 Dec 2018 10:38:50 GMT 90-year-old woman passes literacy exam with 100% marks Mythili, 90, hailing from Kuriaty beach near Vadakara in Kozhikode district, has secured maximum marks in the ‘Akshara Sagaram’ exam which was conducted as part of the coastal literacy project. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/12/13/ninety-year-old-mythili-exam-pass-100-prcent.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/12/13/ninety-year-old-mythili-exam-pass-100-prcent.html Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:36:48 GMT Bearded men steal the show as they hold welfare event A stem cell donation registration campaign was organised as part of ‘Thaadi Mamankam’ - a beard competition held under the aegis of the Kerala Beard Club and Tathva Events, was well received by many. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/12/04/bearded-men-steal-the-show-as-they-hold-welfare-event.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/12/04/bearded-men-steal-the-show-as-they-hold-welfare-event.html Wed, 05 Dec 2018 01:48:13 GMT Earn green royalties as you protect natural resources Environment-friendly campaigners of the civic body has been selected on the basis of their work done to protect ponds, paddy fields, sacred groove, mangroves etc. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/12/03/earn-green-royalty-protect-natural-resources.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/12/03/earn-green-royalty-protect-natural-resources.html Mon, 03 Dec 2018 09:47:15 GMT Two SDPI men found guilty in Youth League activist's murder Naseerudheen was stabbed to death on July 15, 2016, near Velom. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/28/two-sdpi-men-found-guilty-in-youth-league-activist-murder.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/28/two-sdpi-men-found-guilty-in-youth-league-activist-murder.html Wed, 28 Nov 2018 15:05:08 GMT Destitute boys learn life lessons at this shelter Pazhassi Balamandiram, registered under Vivekananda Cultural Society, has been giving the unprotected boys lodging and education. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/27/destitute-boys-learn-life-lessons-at-this-shelter.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/27/destitute-boys-learn-life-lessons-at-this-shelter.html Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:51:37 GMT Stem cell donors camp to prove critical for patients seeking right match The organisers are hopeful that matching donors could be found at the blood stem cell donor registration camp to be held here at the Tagore Centenary Hal on November 30. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/27/stem-cell-donors-camp-prove-critical-patients-.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/27/stem-cell-donors-camp-prove-critical-patients-.html Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:39:46 GMT Actor Tovino lands at ailing boy's doorstop For long, Arun, an ardent fan of Tovino, has been confined to the four walls of his house after being diagnosed with a deadly disease called Hyper Mobility Syndrome. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/23/tovino-visits-ailing-fan.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/23/tovino-visits-ailing-fan.html Sat, 24 Nov 2018 01:51:39 GMT Woman found hanging in CISF quarters was from Jharkhand The woman’s identity was established, subject to further confirmation, with the help of her voter ID card. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/23/woman-dead-cisf-quarters-jharkhand.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/23/woman-dead-cisf-quarters-jharkhand.html Fri, 23 Nov 2018 07:38:37 GMT Woman found dead at CISF sub-inspector's hotel room olice say that the death might have taken place on Saturday and more details would be available only after post-mortem. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/20/woman-found-dead-at-cisf-sub-inspector-hotel-room.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/20/woman-found-dead-at-cisf-sub-inspector-hotel-room.html Wed, 21 Nov 2018 03:26:21 GMT RSS worker held for attacking CPM leader's son,daughter-in-law Nettoor native Sudheesh, an RSS actvist, was arrested by Kuttiyadi police on Sunday. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/18/rss-man-held-for-attacking-cpm-leader-son-daughter-in-law.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/18/rss-man-held-for-attacking-cpm-leader-son-daughter-in-law.html Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:06:58 GMT Saudi Airlines to operate wide-body planes from Kozhikode from Dec 3 The airlines is returning to Kozhikode after a gap of more than three years. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/15/karipur-airport-saudia-wide-body-planes.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/15/karipur-airport-saudia-wide-body-planes.html Thu, 15 Nov 2018 11:47:03 GMT Rumours on treasure hunt unsettle a village The rumour mills said huge cache of riches was unearthed. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/13/rumours-on-treasure-hunt-unsettle-a-village.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/13/rumours-on-treasure-hunt-unsettle-a-village.html Wed, 14 Nov 2018 01:41:25 GMT SI hunting for Maoists bitten by snake The snake that was hanging from a tree bit the police officer near his ear. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/10/si-hunting-for-maoists-bitten-by-snake-kozhikode.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/10/si-hunting-for-maoists-bitten-by-snake-kozhikode.html Sun, 11 Nov 2018 01:40:55 GMT Man on bail held for cheating jail inmate Binumon had met Ashsaq at the Thodupuzha jail when the former was in judicial custody in connection with the pledging of counterfeit jewellery. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/04/man-on-bail-held-cheating-jail-inmate.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/04/man-on-bail-held-cheating-jail-inmate.html Mon, 05 Nov 2018 01:41:38 GMT Cave dating back to Iron Age found at Chelannur A possible Iron Age structure, the cave was believed to be used by local people until at least fifty years ago after discovering it during the last century. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/02/cave-dating-back-iron-age-chelannur.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/11/02/cave-dating-back-iron-age-chelannur.html Sat, 03 Nov 2018 02:12:46 GMT How a coastal village turned into a people's art gallery Artists from across the country are now camping in the Azhiyoor village to be a part of the popular movement. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/28/peoples-art-gallery.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/28/peoples-art-gallery.html Mon, 29 Oct 2018 01:44:11 GMT Moving images of flood rescue now come alive on pebbles Sharun, a medical representative, is a resident of Vadakkayil, Koliyilthazham, near Choyi Bazaar at Cherukulam. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/28/moving-images-pebbles-flood-rescue.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/28/moving-images-pebbles-flood-rescue.html Sun, 28 Oct 2018 09:53:42 GMT Ex-MVI gets four-year jail term in bribery case Subrahmanian P, ex-MVI, Thrissur, will have to serve one more year, if he fails to pay the fine. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/24/ex-mvi-gets-four-year-jail-term-in-bribery-case.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/24/ex-mvi-gets-four-year-jail-term-in-bribery-case.html Wed, 24 Oct 2018 14:25:11 GMT Post floods: Chekutty weaves a success tale of profits Though Chekuttys are in demand from within the country and abroad, the warmth and support of Keralites for the initiative is beyond measure. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/18/post-floods-chekutty-weaves-success-tale-profits.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/18/post-floods-chekutty-weaves-success-tale-profits.html Fri, 19 Oct 2018 04:19:19 GMT 360 km in 4.5 hrs, gutsy driver's bid to save teen The girl, who had been undergoing treatment in a Bengaluru hospital, was rushed to Kozhikode in Haneefa’s ambulance. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/16/driver-heart-transplant-bid.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/16/driver-heart-transplant-bid.html Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:44:46 GMT The taste of 'vision'- 'Dine in Darkness' wins hearts in Kozhikode Over the weekend, volunteers came together to convert an entire floor of the hospital into what became a unique restaurant. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/15/the-taste-of-vision-dine-in-darkness-wins-hearts-in-kozhikode.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/15/the-taste-of-vision-dine-in-darkness-wins-hearts-in-kozhikode.html Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:04:24 GMT How a man is turning a crematorium into a sacred grove Prasanth Kumar has planted 163 trees in three years in the compound of the electric crematorium in Kozhikode. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/12/prashanth-kumar-kozhikode-crematorium-garden.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/12/prashanth-kumar-kozhikode-crematorium-garden.html Fri, 12 Oct 2018 06:52:28 GMT Mammoth book collection drive as every class to have libraries Fifty books were the target for a single classroom, but the collection has exceeded targets and has made available up to 100. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/07/mammoth-book-collection-drive-every-class-libraries.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/07/mammoth-book-collection-drive-every-class-libraries.html Mon, 08 Oct 2018 01:55:20 GMT Kozhikode gets green ambassadors to tackle waste menace Titled 'Sanitation Literacy' programme, the project was launched by minister TP Ramakrishnan. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/02/green-ambassadors-to-tackle-waste-menace.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/10/02/green-ambassadors-to-tackle-waste-menace.html Tue, 02 Oct 2018 08:00:02 GMT Experts mull saving old wormwood tree A big hollow has appeared on the trunk of the wormwood tree that is at least 95-feet tall. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/29/centuries-old-wormwood-tree-kozhikode.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/29/centuries-old-wormwood-tree-kozhikode.html Sat, 29 Sep 2018 04:37:59 GMT Antiques hold novelty value for veteran dealer The man can be spotted every Sunday under a tree in front of the Sree Ayyappa temple at Cherooppa. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/24/antiques-hold-novelty-value-for-veteran-dealer.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/24/antiques-hold-novelty-value-for-veteran-dealer.html Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:58:17 GMT Mysterious fires at home leave family, locals aghast Fire broke out at six places in the house of Muhammed Koya on Friday and a day later a piece of cloth kept on a sack of coconut fibre went up in flames. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/23/mysterious-fire-family-locals-aghast.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/23/mysterious-fire-family-locals-aghast.html Sun, 23 Sep 2018 03:09:12 GMT A Good Samaritan unleashed Artville to offer solace to the monsoon-hit Bengaluru-settled art promoter Roshan George made an appeal on his Facebook page Artville and Some volunteers from Bengaluru came forward to help flood-hit people. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/12/artville-rain-flood-photo-exhibition.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/12/artville-rain-flood-photo-exhibition.html Fri, 14 Sep 2018 04:07:25 GMT Flood hero Jaisal presented with brand-new Marazzo Jaisal said that the gift was even beyond his imagination. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/09/flood-hero-jaisal-presented-brand-new-marazzo.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/09/flood-hero-jaisal-presented-brand-new-marazzo.html Sun, 09 Sep 2018 05:56:23 GMT Nipah, black fever, leptospirosis... as deadly diseases haunt Kozhikode After the August floods, public hygiene, stray dog menace, waste management, and vector control are in focus once again. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/05/nipah-black-fever-leptospirosis-deadly-diseases-kozhikode.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/05/nipah-black-fever-leptospirosis-deadly-diseases-kozhikode.html Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:44:50 GMT Young mother held for murder of newborn The woman has been identified as Rinsha. She has been arrested by the Balussery police in Kozhikode district https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/03/young-mother-held-muder-newborn-balussery.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/09/03/young-mother-held-muder-newborn-balussery.html Mon, 03 Sep 2018 09:41:32 GMT Kozhikode district admin rallied army of volunteers with one WhatsApp No. Termed as 'Out box', the collective formed under the leadership of collector UV Jose, could gather a vibrant bunch of youngsters, who worked under taluk basis to reach out to the flood victims. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/30/kozhikode-administration-whatsapp-volunteers-bank.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/30/kozhikode-administration-whatsapp-volunteers-bank.html Fri, 31 Aug 2018 11:56:21 GMT Government school 'adopts' another damaged in flooding Kozhikode Model School offers to revive ruined Chalakka school in Ernakulam district. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/30/government-school-adopts-another-damaged-flooding.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/30/government-school-adopts-another-damaged-flooding.html Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:31:35 GMT Onapottans raise funds for flood relief The performers have contributed the collection raised to Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/27/onappottans-collect-flood-relief-fund.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/27/onappottans-collect-flood-relief-fund.html Mon, 27 Aug 2018 06:29:10 GMT Teen ends life after rains destroy school certificates As the rains abated for a while, Kailash returned home to take a look at the house and was shocked to find his plus two certificates soaked in water and in tatters. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/20/teen-ends-life-rain-destroys-school-certificates-kozhikode.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/20/teen-ends-life-rain-destroys-school-certificates-kozhikode.html Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:03:37 GMT Sarojini gets a safe shelter as youths turn good Samaritans Realizing the sad situation Sarojini was in, the Yuvadhara members had decided to renovate her house. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/06/kozhikode-youth-collective-helps-elderly-woman.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/06/kozhikode-youth-collective-helps-elderly-woman.html Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:49:45 GMT When a rider without a helmet helped track a stolen scooter The vanished scooter reappeared in the most unlikely place - a photo clicked by a motor vehicle inspector during a routine check. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/06/when-a-rider-without-a-helmet-helped-track-a-stolen-scooter.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/06/when-a-rider-without-a-helmet-helped-track-a-stolen-scooter.html Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:48:44 GMT Owner of stolen scooter booked for traffic violation The owner claims that the scooter still plies somewhere around Thamarassery, but the police were taking no interest in tracing the vehicle. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/03/stolen-scooter-owner-gets-notice-for-violation.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/03/stolen-scooter-owner-gets-notice-for-violation.html Sun, 05 Aug 2018 10:04:06 GMT Parents, students seek to revoke transfer of headmaster of Kozhikode school It has been hardly two months since the new headmaster joined the GVHS, Payyoli, and he was instrumental in speeding up the infrastructure development. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/01/parents-students-seek-to-revoke-transfer-of-headmaster-of-kozhikode-school.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/08/01/parents-students-seek-to-revoke-transfer-of-headmaster-of-kozhikode-school.html Wed, 01 Aug 2018 15:18:16 GMT Woman, adopted son break piggy bank for flood relief Fathima Hameed arrived with a kit full of biscuit packets for the flood victims of Alappuzha and Kottayam districts. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/07/28/woman-adopted-son-break-piggy-bank-flood-relief.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/07/28/woman-adopted-son-break-piggy-bank-flood-relief.html Sat, 28 Jul 2018 12:07:10 GMT Money saved for son's wedding donated to build house for poor family Bijul Ravindran, son of Ravindran and Beena is a research scholar at Mumbai IIT. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/07/18/money-built-house-poor-family.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/07/18/money-built-house-poor-family.html Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:45:39 GMT Kochi plumber held for immolating Kozhikode financier Sumesh Kumar confessed to the murder and revealed to the police that the motive behind crime was robbery. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/07/15/kochi-plumber-held-for-immolating-kozhikode-financier.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/07/15/kochi-plumber-held-for-immolating-kozhikode-financier.html Sun, 15 Jul 2018 08:08:20 GMT Financier, 52, burnt in murder bid succumbs Kuruvila, a resident of Olavangara, was attacked on Friday afternoon by an unidentified youth at his firm. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/07/14/financier-burnt-in-murder-bid-succumbs.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/07/14/financier-burnt-in-murder-bid-succumbs.html Sat, 14 Jul 2018 04:20:17 GMT Spooked school bus driver leaves 48 kids in the middle of the road As many as 48 school children were stranded on the road near Nadapuram on Tuesday evening. https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/07/11/school-bus-driver-children.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/districts/kozhikode/2018/07/11/school-bus-driver-children.html Thu, 12 Jul 2018 01:58:26 GMT