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A panchayat fights Coke for its water

Soft drinks giant, Coca Cola, will testify before a panchayat council in Kerala's Palakkad district on December 2 to argue that its plant is not over-exploiting groundwater resources and therefore......

Kerala village to host water conference

Plachimada, a village in Palakkad district, Kerala, which has been fighting Coca-Cola for the past one year, will host a world water conference in January 2004.Indian environmentalists led by......

Coke plant in Kerala spewing toxins: Study

The Coca-Cola plant in Kerala's Palakkad district has run into serious trouble.The sludge produced by the factory at Plachimada village contains toxic chemicals that pollute the land, water......

'Kerala incident is a huge violation of child rights'

'When hundreds of children are being brought with no proper records and no adult accompanying them, why didn't the authorities find anything unusual? They travelled from far north till down south......

The Bishop who threatens 'Jallianwalla Bagh'

Mar Remegiose Inchananiyil, the Bishop of Thamarassery diocese in Kozhikode, Kerala, made headlines a few days ago when he told a public meeting there would be another 'Jallianwala Bagh' in the......

Kerala to take 85-acre land back from Suzlon

The Kerala government on Tuesday said it would take over the 85.21 acres in the tribal area of Attappadit in Palakkad district where power major Suzlon had set up two wind mills.Chief Minister......

Pepsi denies charges of water extraction

Pepsico on Thursday denied the charge that its plant in Pudussery in Palakkad district has been causing depletion of ground water in the arid area by over extraction of water. Reacting to the......

Palakkad is India's 1st fully electrified district

Palakkad on Tuesday became the first fully electrified district of the country. Announcing this, Union Power Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said, the government was working on a target of bringing......

Palakkad to be India's first electrified district

Union Power Minister S K Shinde will declare Palakkad as the country's first district where all houses have electric connection on February 16. According to LDF government, which began the process......

Coke says it has not shifted Kerala plant

Coca Colasaid on Wednesday it had not shifted its bottling plant at Plachimada in Palakkad district but was only carrying out some restructuring of plant operations. Reacting to reports in a......

Review: Proprietors: Kamath and Kamath is atrocious

Lead actors Mammootty and Dileep are let down by a bad film in Proprietors: Kamath and Kamath, writes Paresh C Palicha.There is a herd mentality among Malayalam filmmakers to follow the successful......

Protest groups disrupt Vishwaroopam shows in Kerala

Even as Kamal Haasan's new film Vishwaroopam opened in theatres in Andhra Pradesh and Kerala amidst protests and a raging controversy, the film's screening was stopped in theatres in Palakkad and......

Prithviraj to wed Supriya Menon today

Malyalam actor Prithviraj is creating quite a stir, what with the rumours of his impending marriage to Supriya Menon doing the rounds.According to sources, the actor is tying the knot with Supriya......

Home cinemas: An alternative to big budget films

Beating concepts like superstars and big budgets that dominate filmdom, a bunch of young people in Malabar region in Kerala are proving themselves as directors and actors in their own right through......

31 players selected for 'Viva Kerala'

A professional football club 'Viva Kerala', formed by a group of businessmen, selected 31players for its team on Thursday, after a three-day selection trial in Kochi.The players were selected from......

  People speak for palakkad district

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pravin
Q. In which State of India is the SILENT VALLEY NATIONAL PARK wildlife sanctuary located?
Pravin:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-state-of-india-is-the-silent-valley-national-park-w/25858885/answers/

rajan
Q. The region of Kerala where evergreen forests are seen
Rajan:  A. Nilgiri Hills, Palakkad District in Kerala, South India. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-region-of-kerala-where-evergreen-forests-are-seen/24255093/answers/25858932

anil garg
Q. if you are visiting the Silent Valley, in which state would you be in? Maharashtra Kerala Punjab Kashmir
Anil Garg:  A. An evergreen forest is a forest consisting entirely or mainly of evergreen trees that retain green foliage all year round.Silent Valley National...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-you-are-visiting-the-silent-valley-in-which-state-would-y/23285353/answers/24255116

anil garg
Q. In palakkad district of kerala CPM workers killed RSS swayam sevaks and several injured. Is it justified ?
Anil Garg:  A. Jab tak poori baat pata na ho kaise keh dein ki kya sahi hai aur kya galat. RSS wale bhi kam fasadi nahi hain... Jaroor shuruat unhone hi ki hogi. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-palakkad-district-of-kerala-cpm-workers-killed-rss-swayam/23285353/answers/18585545

shyju
Q. have >> u vistited >>> gurvayoor >>> krishna >> temple ? >>>> known for healing
Shyju:  A. yes i hv been thr... its a krishna temple in palakkad district kerala. but i think u r talkin abt sum othr temple which is known for healing.... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/have--u-vistited--gurvayoor--krishna--temple---known-for-hea/18585524/answers/17851812

  Web results for Palakkad District
SUMMARY OF OBSERVATIONS RECORDED AT 0830 HRS IST South

West monsoon has been vigorous over Coastal Andhra Pradesh active over South Interior Karnataka. Rainfall occurred at most places over Kerala,... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/summary-of-observations-recorded-at-0830-hrs-ist-south-114072800610_1.html
Kudumbashree Mission to Extend MLP in Tribal Areas

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Lekshmi, a tribal woman from Vellamunda in Wayanad had seen only planning from the top level for their community that neither... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/Kudumbashree-Mission-to-Extend-MLP-in-Tribal-Areas/2014/07/28/article2352329.ece
Falling Prices Stir Bitter Brew for Tea Industry

KOCHI: The tea industry in the state is heading towards a crisis following a steep fall in prices this year. The repercussions of the issue loom... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/Falling-Prices-Stir-Bitter-Brew-for-Tea-Industry/2014/07/28/article2352314.ece
KSSP to Study Issues of Tribal People in Attappadi

PALAKKAD: A meeting was held in Agali in Attappadi, on Sunday, under the auspices of Kerala Sasthra Sahithya Parishad (KSSP) and it was decided to... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/KSSP-to-Study-Issues-of-Tribal-People-in-Attappadi/2014/07/28/article2352335.ece
African snails tighten grip on Kerala

Armies of snails are marching across the State, devouring crops, fouling water sources, crawling through houses and sending citizens into a tizzy.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/african-snails-tighten-grip-on-kerala/article6254383.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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