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'If I can’t attend my Nikah, what's the point of it being conducted inside mosque', asks Kerala bride

The poser came from Bahja Dalil whose presence inside the mosque during her marriage made headlines recently.

08 Aug 2022

Mahal committee says no to brides in mosque

The latest change in the committee’s stance took many, including the groom’s relatives, by surprise.

05 Aug 2022

Bride’s presence inside mosque lights up wedding, sets trend in Kerala

The presence of a Muslim bride along with the groom, her father and other men from both the families at her wedding, has set a new trend in the community.

02 Aug 2022

Religious harmony: Temple & mosque panels unite to raise fund for cancer patient in Kerala

The mosque committee has so far raised more than Rs 1.5 crore for the Kottakkal resident being treated at a private hospital in Kozhikode.

01 Aug 2022

No crazy stuff. Doctor-chef duo’s hemp cafe in Kerala shakes off ganja taint

Imagine you walk into a cafe and order a ‘ganja milkshake’ and some momos and spring rolls that are made of ganja as the main ingredient.

21 Jul 2022

Rode bike at 16, now youth must wait till 25 for driver's licence

Moreover, the registration of the vehicle he drove was cancelled for a year.

15 Jul 2022

Krishnanattam at Guruvayur on a roll as boy’s ‘miracle’ clip goes viral

A video of a boy running around the Guruvayur temple a few months back went viral on social media.

09 Jul 2022

Three middle-aged Kerala women on a 50-day road trip to Leh and why?

The women — Rajila V A, 54, Sumera Shamil, 44, and Lathifa Banu, 54 —  started their journey with warm wishes of their family members.

22 Jun 2022

Agnipath recruitment: Entrance coaching centres in Kerala quick to grab opportunity

More than 200 coaching centres in the state have already released their advertisements on social media and other platforms announcing coaching classes focusing on Agnipath scheme recruitment.

21 Jun 2022

Koyilandy hospital flooded with calls after staffer’s harsh reply

The telephonic conversation invited the wrath of the people against the typically bureaucratic arrogance.

18 Jun 2022

Spanish-speaking four-year-old turns heads on first day in Kozhikode school

Added to that was a strange-looking child sitting among them speaking what seemed to be gibberish.

02 Jun 2022

Kerala mother fetes first anniversary of daughter's same-sex relationship

Society often sets rules for its individuals on matters like love and relationship, bringing them under pressure.

28 May 2022

Kerala doctors join hands to prepare transgender care protocol

The society will conduct workshops across of the state to gather inputs regarding the protocol from medical experts and members of the transgender community.

25 May 2022

TN woman's commitment to social work in Kerala

Having come to Kozhikode from Madurai after marriage, Muthulakshmi has helped revive four anganwadis

22 May 2022

Shawarma leaves behind ‘deadly’ aftertaste in Kerala

Experts in the food industry and health officials say they have always warned the public about the ‘dangers’ of shawarma, especially during summer.

04 May 2022