Containment Zone

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Kozhikode Nipah Virus: Kerala Govt Eases Lockdown Restrictions

With no new cases of Nipah Virus Infections in the past one week, the district authorities in Kerala's Kozhikode on Friday exempted all the wards of the nine panchayats in Vadakara Taluk from the containment zone and announced further relaxations in the remaining containment zones. Relaxations were also announced in all the wards of Feroke Municipality and seven wards of Kozhikode Corporation, which are within the containment zone

Fri, 22 Sep 2023 - 05:44 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: nipah virus, kozhikode, Kerala Medical Ministry, Containment Zone, District Officer

Courtesy: India Today

IndiGo Airlines

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Customs Officials Arrest 2 IndiGo Staffers For Aiding In Gold Smuggling: Kerala

Two officials of the IndiGo airlines have been arrested by the customs department officials in Kerala’s Kozhikode International Airport (Karipur Airport) on September 15. The arrests have been made for alleged aiding in gold smuggling in the airlines. Reportedly, the accused allegedly helped in smuggling 4.9 Kg of gold worth Rs 2.5 crore. The gold was found in a passenger’s bag, who reportedly dropped it and fled.

Fri, 16 Sep 2022 - 11:24 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: IndiGo, Gold Smuggling, Kerala, kozhikode, Customs

Courtesy: ANI


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Elderly Woman Succumbs To Rabies Infection Despite Being Vaccinated: Kerala

In Kerala’s Kozhikode, a 53-year-old woman has succumbed to suspected Rabies infection, informed sources on August 22. The deceased identified as P Chandrika, was intact vaccinated against Rabies infection. Reportedly, she was bitten by a dog on her face, on July 21. It was revealed that the dog had also bitten seven others in the same locality. Her final test reports are yet to be revealed.

Mon, 22 Aug 2022 - 08:48 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Rabies, Kerala, kozhikode, dog bite, Health News


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Kerala Court Grants Bail To Accused In Sexual Harassment Case Citing ‘Provocative Dress’

Kerala court has granted bail to an accused in a sexual harassment case on the grounds that the victim was wearing “provocative dress”. Writer Civic Chandran (74) has been granted anticipatory bail by a sessions court in Kerala’s Kozhikode in a sexual harassment case. The court contended that the charges against the accused will prima facie not stand if the complainant was wearing a provocative dress.

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 08:07 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Kerala, kozhikode, sessions court, Sexual Harrassment, Anticipatory Bail

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Thallumaala Promotion Event

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'Thallumaala' Promotion Event Cancelled Due To Overcrowding In Kozhikode Mall

The promotional event for the upcoming Malayalam film "Thallumaala" at Kozhikode's HiLITE Mall was canceled after a massive throng swarmed the place. The mall's images show people clinging to one other like ants on all floors, and a massive traffic jam was reported outside the mall. Thallumaala, directed by Khalid Rahman and starring Tovino Thomas, Kalyani… read-more

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 - 10:44 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Kerala, kozhikode, Movie Promotions, Thallumaala, Overcrowding

Courtesy: ANI

Maritime Startup Engagement Program

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IIM-K, Cochin Shipyard Ltd Sign Agreement To Support Maritime Sector Startups

The Indian Institute of Management-Kozhikode (IIMK) and the Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) have formed a partnership to promote marine start-ups. In order to strengthen efforts to develop an ecosystem for supporting marine entrepreneurs from technical, regulatory, financial, and marketing perspectives. Under this program, start-ups can get up to… read-more

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 05:40 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: IIM, kozhikode, Cochin Shipyard Limited, Start Up, Marine

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

RAS Operation

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ICG Chopper Deployed To Carry Our Search & Rescue Operation Of Missing Fisherman: Kerala

After Sri Shihab, a 30-year-old fisherman went missing off Urupunya Kavu beach on July 12, a search and rescue operation has been initiated by the Indian Coast Guard. Reportedly, due to inclement weather, three fishermen who ventured into the sea went missing. While two of them were rescued, one is still missing. Reportedly, the rescue operation is being carried out by ICG helicopter.

Thu, 14 Jul 2022 - 11:12 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Fishermen, Urupunya Kavu beach, Kerala, kozhikode, Search and Rescue Operation

Courtesy: ANI

Rifu Mehnu and Hubby

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Vlogger Rifa Mehnu's Body Exhumed From Cemetery For Post-Mortem: Kerala

Vlogger Rifa Mehnu's body has been exhumed from the cemetery, for the purpose of post-mortem, after her parents filed a complaint in Kerala's Kozhikode, against Rifa's husband for his alleged involvement in her death. Mehnu was found hanging in her flat in Dubai, on suspicious circumstances. The probe will now be extended after the post-mortem report. Mehnu's family has alleged that her husband physically and mentally tortured her.

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 03:01 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Rifa Mehnu, Vlogger, Kerala, kozhikode, Body Exhumed

Courtesy: ANI

Arrested suspects in rape case

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Four Arrested In Kerala For Allegedly Raping 32-Year-Woman

Four rape-accused, who allegedly gang-raped a 32-year-old Kerala woman in Kozhikode's hotel room were arrested on Sept 11. Reportedly, the woman had raveled from Kollam to Kozhikode in Kerala to meet 26-year-old Ajnaz, one of the four men, whom she befriended through social media. According to the police, the woman was brought to the hotel at 11 PM where Ajnaz along with his friends raped her.

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 07:20 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: rape, Kerala, TikTok, Kollam, kozhikode

Courtesy: Opindia

Nipah Symptoms

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Nipah Virus Raises Concern In Kerala; Case Count Reaches To 251

The Nipah virus has now hounded health workers including a deceased boy's mother after they tested themselves in the National Institute of Virology, Pune. Notably, the report claims that all the health-staffs who are infected were involved in the treatment of a 12-year-old. However, this devastating variant is raising the concern day by day in Kozhikode as the rate of infection rises to 251.

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 - 10:22 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: nipah, Kerala, kozhikode, virus

Courtesy: Deccan Herald