Articles about Wayanad

How to trek to Chembra Peak in Wayanad

05 May 2022

Lifestyle
How to trek to Chembra Peak in Wayanad

Chembra Peak is the highest in Wayanad, Kerala at an elevation of 6,890 feet above sea level. It is also one of the highest peaks in the Western Ghats.

5 popular things to do in Wayanad

23 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
5 popular things to do in Wayanad

One of Kerala's most loved tourist destinations, Wayanad is home to many luxury stays and offers several activities to travelers.

13 Norovirus cases reported in Kerala. What is it?

12 Nov 2021

India
13 Norovirus cases reported in Kerala. What is it?

As many as 13 cases of the norovirus have been reported in Kerala.

Here's why Kerala should be on every traveler's bucket list

26 Jan 2021

Lifestyle
Here's why Kerala should be on every traveler's bucket list

Home to the famous backwaters and scenic backdrop with coconut trees, Kerala is a traveler's paradise.

PM Modi leaked Balakot airstrikes information to Arnab: Rahul Gandhi

25 Jan 2021

Politics
PM Modi leaked Balakot airstrikes information to Arnab: Rahul Gandhi

Upping his attack against the Centre over leaked WhatsApp chats of Arnab Goswami, Congress's former President Rahul Gandhi on Monday claimed that it was Prime Minister Narendra Modi who provided information about Balakot airstrikes to the journalist.

Underrated tourist destinations in India that should be explored

13 Dec 2020

Lifestyle
Underrated tourist destinations in India that should be explored

This year started with a nightmare, which caused unprecedented mayhem and due to this, many of us had to cancel our travel plans.

Farmers continue protest; Congress-ruled states looking to "bypass" farm laws

29 Sep 2020

India
Farmers continue protest; Congress-ruled states looking to "bypass" farm laws

Farmers across the country are continuing their protest against three laws, that the Centre claims will give them access to markets of their choice. The Bills, which were passed in the Monsoon Session, became laws with President Ram Nath Kovind's signature on Sunday.

Kerala: Toll in Idukki landslide rises to 43, many missing

10 Aug 2020

India
Kerala: Toll in Idukki landslide rises to 43, many missing

The landslide that occurred in Kerala on Friday, August 7, has claimed 43 lives so far, multiple reports said.

Kerala: Massive landslide kills five, at least 80 feared trapped

07 Aug 2020

India
Kerala: Massive landslide kills five, at least 80 feared trapped

Nearly 80 tea estate workers are feared to be trapped after a massive landslide was triggered by heavy torrential rains in Kerala on Friday. Five people have reportedly died.

Kerala: Girl, 14, couldn't attend online classes, allegedly committed suicide

02 Jun 2020

India
Kerala: Girl, 14, couldn't attend online classes, allegedly committed suicide

In a heartbreaking turn of events, a Class 9 student in Kerala allegedly took her life on Monday as she was upset about not being able to attend online classes.

Coronavirus not deadly, fight shouldn't be restricted to PMO: Rahul

08 May 2020

Politics
Coronavirus not deadly, fight shouldn't be restricted to PMO: Rahul

On Friday, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi addressed the press giving plenty of suggestions to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Centre on how to battle the coronavirus pandemic.

India receives 5 lakh testing kits from 2 Chinese firms

16 Apr 2020

India
India receives 5 lakh testing kits from 2 Chinese firms

India on Thursday received a total of five lakh rapid testing kits from two different Chinese companies, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said.

If we fight with each other, virus will win: Rahul

16 Apr 2020

Politics
If we fight with each other, virus will win: Rahul

Addressing the media on the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi had several messages for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Perhaps the most prominent one was where he said that he disagrees with the BJP leader on various issues, but now is not the time for that.

Who benefited the most, asks Rahul on Pulwama attack's anniversary

14 Feb 2020

Politics
Who benefited the most, asks Rahul on Pulwama attack's anniversary

Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi has used the Pulwama attack of 2019 to slam Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party BJP.

PM Narendra Modi's 'Tubelight' jibe at Rahul Gandhi sparks laughter

06 Feb 2020

Politics
PM Narendra Modi's 'Tubelight' jibe at Rahul Gandhi sparks laughter

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in his full element inside the Lok Sabha today when he was replying to a debate on President Ram Nath Kovind's speech.

Narendra Modi, Nathuram Godse share same ideology, says Rahul Gandhi

30 Jan 2020

Politics
Narendra Modi, Nathuram Godse share same ideology, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi follows the same ideology as Nathuram Godse, the man who assassinated Mahatma Gandhi.

Rahul's next political step: Yatra to highlight government's economic failures

23 Jan 2020

Politics
Rahul's next political step: Yatra to highlight government's economic failures

With an aim to criticize the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), "reconnect" with masses, and shed light on the economic failures of the current regime, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi will soon begin a yatra, an HT report said.

'Dynast' Rahul can't defeat 'self-made' Modi: Ramachandra Guha's sharp remark

18 Jan 2020

India
'Dynast' Rahul can't defeat 'self-made' Modi: Ramachandra Guha's sharp remark

Historian Ramachandra Guha has joined the long list of critics of former Congress President Rahul Gandhi, going as far as saying that Kerala's Wayanad committed a disaster by electing him.

Chowkidar chor hai: SC closes contempt plea against Rahul Gandhi

14 Nov 2019

India
Chowkidar chor hai: SC closes contempt plea against Rahul Gandhi

Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi framed his campaigning for 2019 Lok Sabha polls on "Chowkidar Chor Hai", but results showed it failed to connect with masses.

Kerala: Nun, expelled for 'buying car', approaches Rome for justice

17 Aug 2019

India
Kerala: Nun, expelled for 'buying car', approaches Rome for justice

Last year, a horrifying rape incident came to light. In Kerala, a celebrated Bishop, named Franco Mulakkal, was accused of raping a nun, but the church didn't take proper steps.

Monsoon roundup: Floods ravage India; Kerala, Maharashtra, Karnataka worst-hit

10 Aug 2019

India
Monsoon roundup: Floods ravage India; Kerala, Maharashtra, Karnataka worst-hit

Massive rains have led to a critical flood situation in several states across India.

RaGa seeks Modi's aid as Kerala floods claim 32 lives

09 Aug 2019

India
RaGa seeks Modi's aid as Kerala floods claim 32 lives

Amid the devastating floods in the southern state of Kerala, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi made a phone call to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking his aid in the situation.

RaGa meets nurse who was present when he was born

09 Jun 2019

India
RaGa meets nurse who was present when he was born

Congress President and Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi on Sunday met with a 72-year-old retired nurse, Rajamma Vavathil, who was present during his birth and held him as a newborn 49 years ago at a Delhi hospital.

Modi visits Guruvayur temple in Kerala, thanks people for victory

08 Jun 2019

Politics
Modi visits Guruvayur temple in Kerala, thanks people for victory

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid a visit to the famous Guruvayur temple in Kerala on Saturday, sending a strong political message that the southernmost state is not off BJP's mind.

Amethi: Smriti alleges Rahul is 'capturing booths', Congress rubbishes claims

06 May 2019

Politics
Amethi: Smriti alleges Rahul is 'capturing booths', Congress rubbishes claims

Locked in a direct contest with Congress President Rahul Gandhi, Union Minister Smriti Irani on Monday claimed the former was indulging in booth capturing in Amethi, Uttar Pradesh, which went into polls.

Candidates who beat all odds to crack UPSC CSE 2018

25 Apr 2019

India
Candidates who beat all odds to crack UPSC CSE 2018

The Civil Services Examination (CSE) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) every year is one of the most challenging competitive exams.

Laser was pointed seven times at Rahul Gandhi, claims Congress

11 Apr 2019

Politics
Laser was pointed seven times at Rahul Gandhi, claims Congress

In a disturbing development, Congress has claimed security was breached during party president Rahul Gandhi's visit in Amethi, Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday.

Sreedhanya, first person from Kerala's indigenous tribes to clear UPSC

07 Apr 2019

India
Sreedhanya, first person from Kerala's indigenous tribes to clear UPSC

The Union Public Services Commission (UPSC) declared the results of Civil Services Examinations 2018 on April 5.

RaGa doesn't own a car, has assets worth Rs. 15.88cr

05 Apr 2019

Politics
RaGa doesn't own a car, has assets worth Rs. 15.88cr

Congress President Rahul Gandhi declared assets worth over Rs. 15.88 crore on Thursday when he filed his nomination for Lok Sabha polls in Wayanad constituency of Kerala.

BJP fields Sonia's ex-aide from Raebareli, Nirahua from Azamgarh

04 Apr 2019

Politics
BJP fields Sonia's ex-aide from Raebareli, Nirahua from Azamgarh

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday fielded Congress turncoat Dinesh Pratap Singh from Raebareli and Bhojpuri actor Dinesh Lal Yadav alias 'Nirahua' from Azamgarh to take on Sonia Gandhi and Akhilesh Yadav respectively.

Sister Priyanka by his side, Rahul files nomination from Wayanad

04 Apr 2019

Politics
Sister Priyanka by his side, Rahul files nomination from Wayanad

Congress President Rahul Gandhi filed his nomination from Wayanad, Kerala, on Thursday, as his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra accompanied him.

Meet NDA's candidate from Wayanad who will take on Rahul

03 Apr 2019

Politics
Meet NDA's candidate from Wayanad who will take on Rahul

NDA has picked Thushar Vellappally to battle Congress President Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad, Kerala, and the former is sure he would win from the constituency.

Why do big Indian politicians choose safe seats

01 Apr 2019

Politics
Why do big Indian politicians choose safe seats

On Sunday, Congress announced that Wayanad will be the second seat from where Rahul Gandhi will contest. He also hopes to retain Amethi.

'Worried' Rahul Gandhi fled Amethi to Wayanad: Amit Shah

31 Mar 2019

India
'Worried' Rahul Gandhi fled Amethi to Wayanad: Amit Shah

BJP chief Amit Shah Sunday ridiculed Congress President Rahul Gandhi's decision to contest from Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency, saying he has "fled" to Kerala fearing that Amethi voters will seek an account of work done by him and his party over the years.

Rahul Gandhi will contest polls from Wayanad and Amethi both

31 Mar 2019

Politics
Rahul Gandhi will contest polls from Wayanad and Amethi both

Congress President Rahul Gandhi will be fighting Lok Sabha polls from Kerala's Wayanad along with Amethi, the party confirmed on Sunday.

'Dead' man returns home 15 days after his 'funeral ceremony'

02 Nov 2018

India
'Dead' man returns home 15 days after his 'funeral ceremony'

A 49-year-old man, presumed dead by his family, showed up near Wayanad district, Kerala, much to the shock and delight of his kin, a fortnight after they performed his 'funeral'.