M A Rajeev Kumar

Goliath CPI-M stomps over David in the Keezhattur battle

The BJP has lost face and also let an opportunity slip, as it was a chance for them to stamp their presence in a village where only red flags were waved before. 

28 Nov 2018

Kerala techie honoured for finding fault with Google

Vaishnav was inducted into Google’s the Hall of Fame in June for pointing out that content can be posted via backdoors through fake ids.

12 Oct 2018

After landslide horror, residents averse to return to the valley of fear

Most of those languishing in the camps have similar stories to tell as nature has unleashed its fury on them like never before.

14 Aug 2018

Soon we will see Air Ambulances fly through the skies of Kerala

With the support and encouragement from his family and friends, Thansneem had started working on Air Ambulance project and has almost reached the level of realising his dream.

06 Jul 2018

Rescue of snakes all in a day’s work for this man

Nidheesh  Chalode placed three jars on the table at and said playfully, “This is for you.” It isn’t the most welcome gift. Three snakes — one cobra and two vipers — stare back from inside the jars. It

24 Jun 2018

Muzhakkunnu: The hilly region in Kerala's Kannur where bombs are made

Ever since SI P Rajesh took charge of the Muzhakkunnu police station in Kannur 18 months ago, he has been busy. 

23 May 2018

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s comment on user fee derails waste collection process across Kerala

The much-hyped waste collection programme of the Haritha Keralam Mission faces a crisis as people have stopped paying user fee to the Haritha Karma Sena members assigned to collect waste.

13 May 2018

Kannur native has a ‘brush’ with stardom

The PMO’s tweet said, 'Mr P Sijesh from Kannur in Kerala is running a successful unit where herbal tooth powder is made.'

13 Apr 2018

For a change, farmer wants rain gods to stay away

AS the scorching sun beats down with a vengeance, everybody looks to the sky, hoping for a drop of water.

02 Apr 2018

Debate over 'good literature' rekindled in Kerala

Speaking at a function in Kannur recently to felicitate writer T Padmanabhan, Pinarayi said literature, which evokes excitement and pleasure, should not be treated as anti-revolutionary.

14 Mar 2018

Poster war reopens old wounds 

Demanding justice for her daughter who was raped and murdered, a distraught Frances McDormand set up billboards to call attention to the unsolved case.

11 Mar 2018

Politics of the absurd: Flex war reopens old wounds in Kannur 

Installed at every possible public space, the flexes put up by the CPM and Congress stare at the people as if to remind them of the cursed age in which they are forced to live in.

06 Mar 2018

CPM on the backfoot as Congress gains lost ground in Kerala's Kannur

After the severe shock it suffered following Shuhaib murder, the Congress is gradually gaining its lost ground in Kannur politics.

21 Feb 2018

Keezhattur agitators soften stance

IT seems the belligerence is getting mellowed down. Even a provocative, disparaging speech didn’t evoke a rejoinder on the same line.

11 Jan 2018

Islamic State module busted in Kannur, three nabbed

The Kannur DySP said there would be more arrests in the coming days and two more persons were already under police surveillance.

26 Oct 2017