M P Prashanth

Book on Variamkunnath Haji with rare photos of Malabar Rebellion ready for release

The series was written from the British perspective but the articles clearly show that Haji posed a serious challenge to the mighty British government, he said.

16 Oct 2021

Confusion over ‘IS cadre’ mentioned by Pinarayi

There is a confusion over the person from the district who figured in the list of those who had joined the Islamic State (IS), which was revealed by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday.

24 Sep 2021

Kabul airport attacker was in India, claims ISIS

He is suspected to be an Afghan national.

19 Sep 2021

Absconding Maoist leader C P Usman arrested from Malappuram

 According to the police, there are around ten cases against him under various police stations.

14 Sep 2021

Debates rage over Kumaran Asan's poem on Malabar Rebellion

It added that Kurukshetra released the first edition at a time when many of the publishers were reluctant to publish the work in the face of threats by religious fundamentalists.

25 Aug 2021

‘Everything has turned into keyboard emojis’

Forced indoors, Class 10 student Hiba Kabeer has found expression in a collection of 25 
short pieces, reports M P Prashanth

18 Jul 2021

‘Salaam’ to Mujahids: Kanthapuram Sunnis restore madrassa textbook

But the specific reference was removed from the textbooks of the EK faction when the Sunnis split into two in 1989. 

11 Jul 2021

Malabar revolt pushed Muslims back by 100 years: Sunni body

1921 rebellion was a misadventure, counterproductive for community, say Sunni scholars 

10 Jul 2021

Clubhouse redefines debates on Islam in Kerala

Key players in the debates including MM Akbar, Saeed Ibn George, C Ravichandran and EA Jabbar have started appearing in the Clubhouse chat rooms, drawing huge audiences.

03 Jul 2021

Kannur -- violence overshadows democratic politics here

Pinarayi-Sudhakaran spat brings into focus politics of vengeance in Kannur where cadre demand ‘tit-for-tat’ approach from leaders

24 Jun 2021

At Government Brennen College, Kerala Students’ Union to intensify campus activities

Jithi R Nath, KSU activist who contested elections in 2014, alleged that the left-leaning staff at the college often colluded with the SFI.

21 Jun 2021

Search on for remaining Malayali IS cadre in Syria, Afghanistan

Of them, at least four Malayalis are believed to be still alive in Afghanistan and Syria.

13 Jun 2021

Malayali engineer dies fighting for ISIS in Libya?

Security agencies are trying to verify Islamic State’s (IS) claim that a Malayali engineer, who joined the terrorist organisation, has become a ‘martyr’ while fighting in Libya.

06 Jun 2021

Scholarship row: Muslim groups change stand, call for legislation, not appeal

They feel enacting a law will be a better option than moving court with review petition

04 Jun 2021

Minority scholarship row: Muslim outfits wary of further polarisation

They want to ensure the deliberations do not further vitiate communal situation in Kerala

31 May 2021