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Nick Ut receives Calicut’s affection

March 17, 2018

It was a memorable day for Nick Ut,the Pulitzer prize winning photojournalist who is in the city to attend various functions. Ut has gone back to history through his iconic war photos,especially the Vietnam war photos he took ,years back. It was a recollection of his 51 year year old photo journalism profession.He was always […]

Nick Ut to arrive in Kozhikode

World renowned,Pulitzer prize winning  photojournalist Nick Ut will arrive in Kozhikode on March 17.He will visit Beypore and  Vatakara and attend a couple of programs in the city.He will attend a meet the press program at Calicut press Club. Nick’s photo of a naked,running girl,a victim of Vietnam war made him popular through out the […]

March 14, 2018

High alert at coastal area

The district disaster management authority has issued high alert in Kozhikode district as the depression in the Arabian see turns intensive.The Meteorological Department had released warning two days ago. 19 village offices in coastal areas will be functional on 24×7 basis,as per the direction of Kozhikode district collector UV Jose. Three villages in Vatakara Taluk,eight […]

March 13, 2018


Bumper prize ‘car ‘ distribution

March 14, 2018

Bumper prize,introduced as part of Bobbby Chammanur International Jewellers’ Vdakkancheri show room inauguration,has been distributed.  Vettikkal kulamb Mohan, the winner received the key of the car from Vadakkancheri Grama Panchayath president Anita Paulson. Bobban  George (Merchants Association president) Anil CP(GM,Chemmanur International Jewellers Group),Hariharanunny (AGM,Bobby Bazar),Rajesh Menon,(Purchase in charge,Bobbby Bazar),Santhosh (Store Manager,Bobby Bazar),Vigil,CMD Manager,Chemmanur International Jewellers,Thrissur) […]

Ahmedabad Kerala Samajam Walkathon

Chemmanur International Chairman and Managing Director Bobby Chemmanur opened the walkthon and health fair,along with film star Unny Mukukndan. Bobby had set a world record by running 812 kilometer.

March 7, 2018

NGO Workshop and Fair at IIM-Kozhikode

The NGO Workshop and Fair offers an example of a process innovation, wherein Prof.  Anubha Shekhar Sinha along with other faculty members has designed and ran a novel concept of a “project fair”. In this initiative, a process to engage, discuss and tease out live projects from NGOs and put them up for bidding by […]

March 3, 2018


College games begins

March 1, 2018

Kerala state College games has begun in Kozhikode. Many breakthrough winnings have been recorded ,today. In pix: Akshaya K of Calicut University Campus scored first prize in the Long jump. 2-Rahul PR,VTB College , Palakkad got first prize in 1500 meter run.

Senior volley;Kerala men,Railways women champions

In the men’s final of 66th National Senior Volleyball Championship,Kerala defeated Tamil Nadu.In the women’s final Kerala lost to Indian Railways. Women team of Indian Railways beat Kerala team in the final match of National Senior Volleyball championship in Kozhikode. TEAMS Sets Score RAILWAYS 1 26 23 19 21 0 KERALA 3 24 25 25 […]

February 28, 2018

High-voltage volley;Kerala and Railways enter final

Calicut witnessed a high voltage volley match with a power packed  audience in  the semi-final matches held at  Calicut Trade Center Indoor Stadium, Swapnanagari,today. Bullet-like smashes and sharp blocks and block-outs created a suspense-filled neck and neck match during the play between Kerala men and Tamil Nadu.  Volley fans from different places thronged to the […]

February 27, 2018

College Games to begin on March 1

College Games-2018 will begin on March 1 in Kozhikode and continue until 3rd March,said T.P.Dasan,Kerala Sports Council president in a press meet .today. Athletics,Basketball,Volleyball,Shuttle Badminton,Football are major attractions of the event,being organized by the Kerala Sports Council. Roughly,2600 students from various colleges through out Kerala under Kannur,Calicut,Mahathma Gandhi and Kerala Universities  will participate in the event,which […]

Aravindan told stories in a meditative manner

G. Aravindan took movies in a visionary style,developing a meditative method, from a dialogue-centred style-said V.K.Sreeraman.He was delivering Aravindan memorial talk at the venue of Regional International Film Festival in Kozhikode on Thursday.He used visuals in a sharp manner to express characters emotion,minimising conversation

Freedom of expression must be unconditional

Freedom of expression in a democratic society must be unconditional,opined the open forum on fifth day of the ongoing Regional International Film Festival at Kairali Sree Theaters in Kozhikode. Film critic CS Venkateswaran led the discussion forum. “Conditions imposed on idea sharing and expression would help the government only.Free expression is not just for art.It […]

A brilliant art of love,life and conflicts

  Hungarian movie Aurora Borealis, directed by Marta Meszaros tells a brilliant story of love,life and war.The second day of RIFFK at Kairali theatre on Saturday, attracted good number of film fans. Aurora Borealis develops in a beautiful scene of mother-daughter relationship. And,the old mother , Maria (Mari Torocsik) so cute in appearance and expressions turned into […]

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Kerala women don’t have complete right on their bodies-Parvathy

March 21, 2018

Kerala women don’t enjoy complete right on their bodies,said film actress Parvathy.She was speaking at an open forum,’Body and Media’ as part of the three day national research seminar at Calicut university on March 21.Woman’s body is being widely used for marketing things from pen to car.It is the result of a global business and […]

Journalism trends;’Today’s Editors are managers too’-A.S.Panneerselvam

Prime Time discussions in news channels are part of cost-control  in media outlets,opined A.S.Panneerselvam,the Reader’s Editor of The Hindu.He was inagurating a national seminar,Indian media in Transition;Mapping the  Major Trends at Calicut University,organized by the department of Mass Communication and Journalism. In today’s journalism,editors are doing the roles of managers too. It is a notable […]

March 20, 2018

Change in BDS exam center

BDS Part 1 supplementary examination of Calicut University will be held at Malappuram Educare Institute of Dental Sciences from March 21 onward. Students who have applied centres at Educare Institute of Dental Sciences,MES Dental College,Perinthalmanna,KMCT Dental College,Kozhikode,Malabar Dental College and Research Center should attend for the examination at Educare Institute,said PR from the university.

March 19, 2018

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