Saturday, March 2, 2024

Topic: Malappuram

At least 18 dead as tourist boat capsizes in Kerala’s Tanur

At least 18 persons died and several others are missing after a tourist double-decker boat capsized at Thooval Theeram Ottupuram beach near Tanur in...

Kerala: 60 former students accuse CPIM councillor of sexual abuse, accused absconding

At least 60 former students of St. Gemma’s Girls Higher Secondary School in Kerala's Malappuram district accused a CPI(M) councillor of the Malappuram municipality and a retired teacher of sexually abusing them for many years when he was their teacher at the school.

Blind spots – The Malappuram question and Kerala’s answer to it

Malappuram is the only Muslim dominated district in the entirety of South India, with over 70% of its inhabitants being followers of the Islamic faith. The most populous district of the state was formed on the 16th of June 1969, carved out of the already existing Palakkad (Palghat) and Kozhikode (Calicut) districts.

Photos: Kerala mourns Karipur plane crash victims

On Saturday night, Mohammed Nijas flew to the same Calicut International Airport, where his family landed into a tragic accident a day before, that killed his wife Sahira Banu and 10-month old son, Asim Mohammed.

Kerala plane crash: Malappuram locals swing into action in rescue efforts

The local residents at Karipur and Kondotty in Malappuram district came running to the airport crash site within minutes after the accident and began carrying the injured passengers in whatever vehicles they got to hospitals in heavy rains.

Failed Hindutva attempts to make Malappuram a riot plot. A timeline

Since its inception, Malappuram district faced the hatred of both moderate and extreme Hindutva groups.