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Kozhikode: Metropolis in Kerala, India
Kozhikode, also known in English as Calicut, is a city along the Malabar Coast in the state of Kerala in India. Known as the City of Spices, Kozhikode is listed among the UNESCO's Cities of Literature.

Kerala Woman Gives Birth on KSRTC Bus, Gets Assisted by Hospital Staff in Viral Video [Video]

Kerala Woman Gives Birth on KSRTC Bus, Gets Assisted by Hospital Staff in Viral Video

In a remarkable turn of events, a 37-year-old pregnant woman travelling on a government-run KSRTC bus from Thrissur to Kozhikode gave birth to a baby Girl on board after experiencing labour pains...

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Weather update: IMD issues red alert for heavy rain in several states, light showers in Delhi-NCR; check full forecast

The IMD issued a red alert for Malappuram, Kannur and Kasaragod in Kerala and an orange alert for Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad, Kozhikode and Wayanad. Schools and colleges across six districts in..
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Hoax bomb threat grounds Air Arabia flight at Calicut International Airport in Kerala

A hoax bomb threat was made with regard to an Air Arabia flight scheduled to leave for Sharjah from the Calicut International airport on Saturday morning, leading to the aircraft being grounded while..
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Kozhikode To London, A cyclist’s odyssey

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Kerala weather: IMD issues red alert for heavy rainfall on this day, check forecast

Incessant rainfall causing landslides and severe waterlogging has led the IMD to issue a 'red' alert for Thrissur, Malappuram, and Kozhikode in Kerala.
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Wrong implant inserted during arm surgery, says Kerala man

Allegation of medical negligence at Govt Medical College in Kozhikode after wrong implant inserted during surgery of a youth's fractured arm. A four-year-old girl underwent surgery on her tongue..
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Kid in hospital for finger surgery, operated on tongue instead

In Kozhikode, Kerala, a 4-year-old girl from Cheruvannur underwent surgery on her tongue instead of for polydactyly, due to medical negligence by Dr. Bejohn Johnson without parental consent at IMCH...
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SpiceJet crew and passengers unite to assist distressed elderly lady after she defecated on flight

SpiceJet crew members and passengers come together to assist a 72-year-old lady who faced challenges during a flight from Kozhikode to Jeddah. The incident, shared by Virendra Malhotra, Vice President..
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Indians get 1/3rd of all UK visas, China 2nd with 13%

Indians account for almost a third of all UK visas issued, making them the highest visa getters. VFS Global plans to open temporary centres in Prayagraj, Bhubaneswar, Calicut, Dehradun, Indore, and..
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Massive rally in Kerala: Congress stands firm in solidarity with Palestine, condemns Israeli aggression

Thousands join mass rally by KPCC in solidarity with Palestine in Kozhikode; CPI(M), IUML, and other parties also organized rallies against Israeli war; AICC General Secretary and CWC member criticize..
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CPI(M) holds massive pro-Palestine rally at Kerala's Kozhikode

The ruling CPI(M) in Kozhikode held a rally expressing solidarity with Palestine and criticizing the BJP-led government's alleged pro-Israel stance. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan stated that..
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Gwalior, Kozhikode now on Unesco list of creative cities

Unesco has added two Indian cities, Gwalior and Kozhikode, to its Creative Cities Network. Gwalior was included in the 'Music' category, while Kozhikode made the list in the 'Literature' category. The..
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India's cultural vibrancy shines brighter: PM Narendra Modi as Gwalior, Kozhikode join Unesco creative cities network

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the cities of Kozhikode and Gwalior for being included in the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. He stated that this achievement reflects the efforts to preserve..
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Shashi Tharoor, CPM leader out of pro-Palestine event

The organisers of a Palestine solidarity event in Thiruvananthapuram, scheduled on Monday, have removed Congress MP Shashi Tharoor and CPM politburo member MA Baby from the list of speakers and had..
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Shashi Tharoor, IUML clash over who the terrorist in Gaza conflict is

Thousands of people gathered at Kozhikode beach in India for a pro-Palestine rally. The rally, organized by IUML, saw activists chanting slogans and holding banners in solidarity with Palestine. IUML..
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India's first all-woman police station celebrates 50 years

The first women's police station in India, inaugurated by Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in 1973, may actually be the world's first of its kind. The station in Kozhikode, Kerala, was established to..
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Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala: Educational institutions in Kozhikode shut till September 24

The state issued a Nipah virus alert on September 12, subsequent to two deaths reported due to fever and symptoms indicative of the virus infection.
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Nipah virus outbreak: Places of worship to remain closed in containment areas of Kerala's Kozhikode

New restrictions have been implemented in Kozhikode district with directions issued against gatherings or public events of any kind, including those at places of worship, in all the containment zones.
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Kerala: Nipah virus alert in Kozhikode after two 'unnatural' deaths

Two "unnatural" deaths following fever were reported from a private hospital in Kozhikode, and it is suspected that these were due to the Nipah virus. Relatives of one of the deceased are also admitted..
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Oman Air flight to Muscat returns to Kozhikode following technical snag

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Congress to move SC after Gujarat HC's refusal to stay Rahul Gandhi's conviction in defamation case

In Kozhikode, AICC general secretary, Organisation, KC Venugopal said the party would move an appeal before the Supreme Court challenging the Gujarat High Court order.
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SpiceJet flight with 197 passengers onboard makes emergency landing at Kochi airport

A SpiceJet flight from Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) bound for Kozhikode with 197 passengers, including six crew, onboard had an emergency landing at the Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) on Friday..
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Two actors groped in Kerala mall during promotional event

Kerala police have launched an investigation into two actors being groped after a promotional event at a mall in Kozhikode on Tuesday. They will examine CCTV footage from the mall to identify the..
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Delhi-bound Air India flight forced to land in Kannur after bird strike

The flight with 135 passengers on board had taken off from Kozhikode and landed in Kannur after a bird hit.
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Kerala: One arrested, case against 50 for assaulting police at Kozhikode beach concert

Kerala beach concert: A case has also been registered against the event organisers for conducting the event without adequate facilities.
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Kerala court's order on sexual harassment draws women activists’ ire

The case was registered by Koyilandy police under IPC Sections 354A (2) (punishment for sexual harassment), 341 (punishment for wrongful restraint) and 354 on a complaint filed by the woman that..
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Air India Express flight diverted to Muscat after burning smell detected from vent

The Air India Express flight was on the way from Calicut to Muscat when the crew decided against continuing with the journey to the destination.
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Agnipath scheme protest: 2,000 Kerala youths left in dark after military scheme announcement

A recruiting campaign for the armed services was staged in Kozhikode last year, attracting almost 1 lakh young people.
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India logs 19,000 fresh Covid cases, sees slight increase in last 2 days

On Wednesday India saw 19,156 fresh covid cases and 245 deaths. For the past two days, there has been a slight increase in cases. It might be the usual weekday effect (cases tend to increase after..
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Rahul Gandhi reaches Kozhikode for one-day Kerala visit

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Calicut crash shows why infants at risk

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Aug 2020 AI Express Kozhikode crash landing: Co-pilot had asked to go-around, says report

The co-pilot of Air India Express Dubai-Kozhikode Vande Bharat flight had asked the captain to go around and not land there on August 7, 2020. Despite this, the captain landed the aircraft with 189..
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Explained: All you need to know about Nipah virus

The death of a 12-year-old in Kozhikode has led to a Nipah scare. While health authorities are taking all measures to nip it in the bud, here's what we all should know about the infection.
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What is Nipah Virus? Prevention, Symptoms, Treatment and everything else you need to know

Kerala had seen a similar outbreak of the virus in 2018 in Kozhikode and Malappuram districts where 17 people had lost their lives
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BJP chief Nadda mocks Rahul Gandhi, calls his Wayanad visit ‘political tourism’

BJP president JP Nadda on Tuesday mocked Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on the latter’s visit to Kerala by calling it “political tourism”. Rahul Gandhi, the former Congress president, is on a..
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