Kasaragod

Kerala mosque decides to expel drug peddlers, block their marriage, abstain from their post-burial rituals

Padannakkad mosque ousts 10 persons so far, 'middle-class youths selling drugs for quick money'

published on : 26th August 2022

Techie plays doctor on matrimonial site, cheats woman of Rs 8 lakh, arrested

Binoy Shetty took the identity of a doctor working for a medical college in Mangaluru and cheated on a 26-year-old woman by giving fake marriage promises.

published on : 19th August 2022

Care for endosulfan victims: Supreme Court declines to buy govt affidavit, seeks independent report

The Supreme Court directed all authorities of the state government to cooperate with the secretary of DLSA by providing necessary information and logistical support to facilitate site visits.

published on : 18th August 2022

Kasaragod mosque committee accuses Muslim League state treasurer of trying to usurp its land

Members of Ansar-ul Islam Juma Masjid at Kombanadukkam say they feel cheated by Ahammed Ali's refusal to return the land, valued at Rs 3 crore, to the mosque.

published on : 18th August 2022

Health care for Kasaragod: 82-year-old Daya Bai to go on indefinite hunger strike in capital

"Our demands are nothing special. Health care is a right to life. It is a fundamental right," she said on phone from Thiruvananthapuram.

published on : 4th August 2022

Election bribery case: Kasaragod sessions judge denies pre-arrest bail to senior BJP leader

BJP state committee member and senior lawyer Balakrishna Shetty is the fifth accused and BJP state president K Surendran is the first accused in the case.

published on : 22nd July 2022

Pillankatta village in Kerala's Kasaragod walks extra mile to raise Rs 40 lakh for girl's treatment

Seven-year-old Saanvi was diagnosed with thalassemia at four months. Transplant to be done at Mazumdar-Shaw Medical Centre in Bengaluru.

published on : 4th July 2022

NRI kidnapped and beaten to death in Kerala after he was forced to return from Dubai

Police have two persons in custody, a friend and the owner of the car in which Siddik's body was dumped in front of a private hospital at Bandiyod in Uppala Friday night.

published on : 27th June 2022

A village in Kasaragod comes together to save street dog

The best part: Everyone, from the people and veterinary surgeon to the district panchayat president, came together to ensure the surgery was a success. 

published on : 27th June 2022

Memories of the Emergency: The Bullet Batch that stood up against police

On January 3, 1976, when Pramod Bhat woke up from a three-day coma, he realised he was handcuffed to the headboard of the hospital bed.

published on : 25th June 2022

In Kerala's Kasaragod, Agri dept raises money from farmers to cover up former collector's mess

The Department of Agriculture has raised around Rs 5.52 lakh from farmers to cover up a loss it incurred by hosting an entertainment and flower show at Bekal.

published on : 24th June 2022

Kerala: Govt creates telephone operator's post to keep clerk who lost vision employed

The Cabinet on Thursday approved the decision of the Department of Local Self Government to create the supernumerary post for Shajith Kumar.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Kerala chit fund in police crosshairs as 15 small depositors lose Rs 4.75 lakh

Kanhangad DySP says more complaints likely to be filed. Sigstech has faced similar charges earlier too.

published on : 13th June 2022

Mother kills endosulfan victim, ends life in Kasaragod

Murder-suicide case puts spotlight on the lack of residential care centre for persons with special needs.

published on : 31st May 2022

Kasaragod youth accused in 70 cases gives police slip on way to court

Assistant SI Sajeevan and two civil police officers Jaseer and Arun of Kannur Armed Reserve police camp were bringing Ameer to the court in a KSRTC bus.

published on : 24th May 2022

It is not Silverline but 'dark line' for Kerala: Medha Patkar

'Those who are going ahead with Silverline have learned nothing from Nandigram'', she said.

published on : 22nd May 2022

On housewarming, couple in Kerala's Kasaragod donates five cents each to 10 landless families

Sajeev and Jeya Mattathil formed a committee to identify the beneficiaries; committee got 60 applications from faraway places such as Kottayam and Cherthala.

published on : 13th May 2022

KYC bait: Kerala teacher shares OTP thrice with cybercriminals, loses Rs 1.22 lakh

Inspector Anoob Kumar said victims of cyber financial frauds should immediately call 1930, the toll-free helpline run by the Ministry of Home Affairs with the transaction number. 

published on : 12th May 2022

Kerala spoilt shawarma case: Shigella killed 16-year-old girl Devananda

Unhygienic, undercooked or contaminated food and water can be a source of shigella, which can cause an intestinal infection that is very contagious, said the district medical officer (DMO).

published on : 3rd May 2022

Spoilt shawarma? 52 persons hospitalised for food poisoning in Kerala's Kasaragod, one girl serious

As of Monday, eight persons are in intensive care units in Aster MIMS in Kannur, Government Medical College in Pariyaram, and Kasaragod District Hospital in Kanhangad.

published on : 2nd May 2022
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