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Inside Kerala’s Pazhur Village – Where Nipah Broke Out And Was Contained

Sep 18, 2021 Thufail PT

A discipline earned while tackling Covid-19 may have saved Kerala from a wide outbreak of Nipah. Despite thin resources, the state health machinery kicked in to put checks in place. The outbreak, most probably spiraled out of bat-bitten Rambutan fruits.

Kerala Church Sparks Row Mentioning 'Love Jihad' In Students' Handbook; Expresses Regret After Protest

Sep 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

When the book triggered a row after various Muslim outfits asked the government to confiscate it, the church authorities expressed regret on Wednesday and clarified that they did not intend to hurt any religion or faith and aimed only to keep the youth rooted in the Christianity.

From Pilot To Windshield Wiper: AAIB Probe Report Finds 57 Errors That Led To Kozhikode Plane Crash

The Air India Express crash last year, involving a Boeing 737-800 aircraft, killed 21 people, including two pilots, and injured several others at Kozhikode airport.

Nipah Virus: Samples Of 30 Symptomatic Persons In Kerala Turn Negative

Sep 08, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Samples of 21 others have been sent for testing and the results of the same are awaited.

Kerala: 12-Year-Old Boy Dies Due To Nipah Virus Infection, Central Team Rushed To State

The boy's samples sent to the Pune National Institute of Virology confirmed the presence of Nipah virus.

08 August, 2021

Cases Against Malayalam Actors For Alleged COVID-19 Breach

Outlook Web Desk

The cases have been registered against actors including Mammooty, Ramesh Pisharody and 300 others for COVID-19 protocol violation.

29 July, 2021

BJP Blames CPI(M) For Covid-19 Caseload Remaining High In Kerala

Outlook Web Bureau

The southern state on Wednesday alone recorded 22,056 fresh COVID-19 cases, which accounts for more than half of India's total coronavirus tally of 43,654.

22 August, 2020

Against All Odds: First IAS Officer From Kerala’s Tribal Communities

Preetha Nair

Daughter of daily wage workers, Sreedhanya Suresh is the first IAS officer from a tribal community in Kerala

18 August, 2020

Kozhikode Air India Crash: Cockpit Wreckage Suggests Pilots Tried To Take Off After Landing

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

The wreckage of the cockpit of the crashed Air India Express plane suggests that after the pilots landed on the runway in Calicut, they had attempted to take off again, perhaps realising they might not be able to stop the plane.

15 August, 2020

Air India Express Plane Crash: Air Safety Experts Think Investigation Is A Cover-up Exercise

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Independent safety experts have raised serious reservations on the competence of the investigator-in-charge and integrity of some of the members of the probe team.

11 August, 2020

Kozhikode Plane Crash: Pilot Deepak Sathe Cremated, Maharashtra Govt Accords State Funeral


DV Sathe was a former Wing Commander of the Indian Air Force (IAF) and had served at the force's flight testing establishment.


10 August, 2020

'Touchdown Was Late': DGCA Chief Says Air India Plane Pilots Were Told About Bad Weather

Outlook Web Bureau

DGCA chief Arun Kumar said the Air India Express plane had made a late touchdown even though the runway was long enough for a bigger aircraft.

09 August, 2020

Kozhikode Air India Crash: Mortal Remains Of 16 Passengers Handed Over To Families


The mortal remains of co-pilot Akhilesh Kumar were cremated on Sunday with attendance from all family members as well as with the officials of Air India and Air India Express present.

08 August, 2020

Air India Express Plane Crash: What Could Have Gone Wrong At Kozhikode Airport

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

There could be various possible reasons which one can speculate on the basis of a global flight tracker showing that the aircraft tried to land twice at the Kozhikode airport.

08 August, 2020

DGCA Had Issued Notice To Kozhikode Airport In July 2019 Over Critical Safety Lapses


A little over a year later, on Friday evening, an Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board overshot 'runway 10' at the Calicut airport in heavy rain and went down 35 feet into a gorge before breaking into two pieces, killing at least 18 people.

08 August, 2020

Kerala: Air India Plane Touched Down Near Taxiway, 1,000 Metres Away From Runway, Before Crashing


The Kozhikode airport in Kerala has a table-top runway and is operated by the Airports Authority of India (AAI). Generally, table-top runways are constructed on a hilly or an elevated terrain.

08 August, 2020

Both Pilots Among 18 Killed In Air India Express Plane Crash At Kozhikode Airport


The Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 on board overshot the tabletop runway while landing in heavy rains and fell into a valley 35 feet below and broke into two portions on Friday night.


07 August, 2020

Captain Sathe Who Died In Air India Express Plane Crash In Kerala Was Former IAF Pilot


Captain Sathe passed out from Air Force Academy with Sword of Honour in June 1981 and was a fighter pilot in the Indian Air Force.

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International Route Number 8, which connects Haiti with the Dominican Republic, is empty of large trucks as a result of a transportation strike in Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti. Workers angry about the nation’s lack of...

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Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their side's third goal of the game during the Champions League Group F soccer match between Manchester United and Atalanta at Old Trafford, Manchester, England.

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Barcelona's Gerard Pique celebrates with his teammates after scoring his side's first goal during a Champions League group E soccer match between F.C. Barcelona and Dinamo Kyiv at Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain.

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Juventus' Dejan Kulusevski, bottom, celebrates with Juventus' Moise Kean after scoring his side's opening goal during the Champions League group H soccer match between Zenit St. Petersburg and Juventus at the Gazprom...

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Chelsea's Andreas Christensen, center, scores his side's opening goal during the Champions League group H soccer match between Chelsea and Malmo at the Stamford Bridge stadium in London.

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This Election Season In UP, Lakhimpur Kheri Is The New Political Battlefield

The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.


The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together

The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.

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The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together


Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s

Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.

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Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s


Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu