Ajith Kannan

‘Aswasanidhi’ scheme fails to reach out to Pocso case survivors

Money will in no way compensate for the physical and mental trauma of survivors in the cases registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences ( Pocso) Act.

09 Nov 2021

744 Kerala police personnel accused in criminal cases

Rema said the question was raised in the assembly in the wake of repeated incidents of police brutality and misbehavior against people in the state.

06 Nov 2021

Despite rejuvenation mission, 217 Kerala government and aided schools face shortage of students

General Education Minister V Sivankutty revealed the data while replying to a question raised by Eravipuram MLA M Noushad in the assembly recently.

30 Oct 2021

Nadapuram panchayat offers tax reduction to promote scientific waste management

Meanwhile, to manage bio-waste, the local body has implemented schemes to set up ring compost units and bio-gas plants at houses. 

29 Aug 2021

Cooperative banks okayed loans worth Rs 10.99 crore against fake gold

Incidents of pawning fake gold to avail of loans from cooperative banks and swindling crores of rupees through fake loans are rampant in Kerala. 

27 Aug 2021

Love spells doom for Kerala women, 350 die in 5 years

However, girls have to think twice before falling in love as the statistics released by the government show that love affair is turning out to be a death trap for girls in the state. 

25 Aug 2021

Kozhikode: Parallel telephone exchange was used for anti-national activities, suspect cops

According to police, the parallel telephone exchange had been functioning in the city for over 10 years, but it was active only in the last five years.

11 Aug 2021

From Nadapuram, in honour of Mahatma Gandhi

Drawing teacher Sathyan Neelima is striving to provide all govt offices and schools within his reach with Gandhiji’s portraits, reports Ajith Kannan

18 Jul 2021

Arming them for self-defence

Amid rising violence against women & children, Preman and Krishna Priya are providing free training in kalaripayattu, reports Ajith Kannan

04 Jul 2021

P-305 tragedy: 25-year-old jumped off sinking barge, spent 15 hours in sea

It was around 5.30pm that Agnel jumped into the sea.

23 May 2021

Funeral turns super spreader among tribal people in Wayanad

The funeral was held in Poolamchalayil tribal colony in Padinjarathara on May 4.

09 May 2021

Two newborns at Kozhikode's Perambra Government Hospital bring hope in time of Nipah virus

Staff at the Perambra Government Hospital had much to cheer about on Friday. Two women gave birth. The mothers and their little ones are safe and sound.

26 May 2018

Nipah fear: After Lini's death, nurses at Perambra hospital face ostracisation in public places

Stopping the nurses in their tracks are people who are afraid of contracting the disease.

24 May 2018