Wayanad

Kerala tree felling case: HC dismisses anticipatory bail plea of three accused, raps official

The court observed that the village officer was dancing to the tunes of the applicants

published on : 26th July 2021

Relief for Sr Lucy, HC says it can't order nun to leave convent but denies police protection

The Mother Superior of the convent contended that Sr Lucy has no right to continue  her membership of the congregation, which has come to an end following the order of the Vatican

published on : 22nd July 2021

Under financial stress due to COVID, man who ran bus service dies by suicide in Kerala

"After consuming the poison, he called his friend and said, 'Get a wreath for me, I'm going.' Later, he was found in an unconscious state by locals at his old plot," said Rajamani's neighbour

published on : 20th July 2021

Wayanad tribal school elated, student gets 'A Plus' for first time at SSLC examination in 30-year history

Amalraj said he wanted to follow in the footsteps of Sreedhanya Suresh, the first tribal woman from the state who cracked the civil service examination.

published on : 18th July 2021

Water level rises in Kabini river after heavy rain in Wayanad

As the region is receiving copious rain and all tributaries are in spate, the inflow is likely to further swell any time and irrigation officials are  closely monitoring the inflow round-the-clock.

published on : 16th July 2021

After failed love, Wayanad youth takes train to Ambala

Though the CCTV visuals were examined in various railway stations, the youth could not be found.

published on : 2nd July 2021

This family from Kerala's Wayanad beats COVID-19 and social stigma

Occasionally, a nurse in protective clothing would visit them, bringing medicines or food which she would leave on the table there.

published on : 28th June 2021

Plea in HC seeks CBI probe into alleged illegal tree felling, timber smuggling in Kerala

The petitioner alleged that a section of revenue and forest official and politicians of the ruling party are conspiring with the timber mafia for the illegal acts

published on : 14th June 2021

Muttil tree felling tip of iceberg, govt tells HC

The government on Wednesday informed the High Court that a mafia was involved in felling of rosewood trees in Wayanad and what was revealed in the probe was just the tip of the iceberg.

published on : 10th June 2021

Felling of protected trees: Govt promises stern action against guilty

He said it would not have been possible without the tacit approval of the government and law enforcement agencies. 

published on : 9th June 2021

Wayanad's isolated tribal hamlet keeps virus at bay

Belonging to the Primitive Vulnerable Tribal Group, the Cholanayakas are completely cut-off from the mainstream and live inside the forest in perfect harmony with nature. 

published on : 25th May 2021

Kerala man among dead in ONGC barge accident during cyclone off Mumbai coast

While 37 bodies have been recovered so far, the search is still on for 38 people

published on : 20th May 2021

Funeral turns super spreader among tribal people in Wayanad

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

published on : 9th May 2021

Kozhikode: 24-year-old warrior who braved kidney ailment loses fight to Covid

Perhaps it was one rare moment when she was seen low on confidence.

published on : 28th April 2021

Health worker dies of Covid in Wayanad

The district recorded the first death of a health worker due to Covid-19 on Monday.

published on : 27th April 2021
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