Kannur-Kerala

BJP India's ruling party president tries to divide people on the occasion of Onam festival

CULTURE
Anger in Kerala as Amit Shah Turns Onam into ‘Brahminical
On the eve of Kerala’s most important festival, the BJP president’s greeting has people in the state up in arms
Kannur: Can a birthday greeting spark political controversy? The ‘Vamana Jayanti’ greeting by BJP national president Amit Shah, however, invoked public criticism against him by many in Kerala, including the Chief Minister himself.

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Nearly 6,000 converted to Islam in 2 Muslim institutions of Kerala in 5 years

Kasaragod, Jul 17: As many as 5,793 people(1,074 Christians
, Hindus, accepted the religion of Islam(mostly forcefully converted) between 2011 and 2015 in two recognised religious conversion centres of Kerala located in Kozhikode and Malappuram, according to an intelligence report.The recruits are feared to be used for Isis.

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GCIC condoles death of Father Sukol in Kerala

Kannur: Father L.M. Sukol (98), an Italian priest who has been working in Kannur for the past 67 years, passed away on Monday night at a private hospital in Kozhikode where he was admitted due to breathing problems. The last rites will take place on Wednesday evening at the Pariyaram Mariyapuram cemetry.Fr. Sukho pioneered missionary movement in Malabar.Fr. Sukhol an icon of service and selfless sacrifice would be remembered for a long time.

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