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Nipah Virus Outbreak in Kozhikode, Kerala, India

On May 5th, 2015, in a village area of Kerala, India, a person named Mohammad Sabith(23) died of fever. He was admitted in the hospital. The Health department of the State of Kerala did not expect what was coming to hit them. Two weeks later, his brother was also seen showing the same symptoms. He too was admitted in the hospital. One of the elder lady in the family also got sick. This time the Health department became alarmed and they took the blood samples of the patients. They did not collect the blood sample of the first patient since they had no clue about the cause behind his death. They send the samples to Department of Virus Reasearch, Manipal Academy of Higher Education. The Health Department did not stop there. They took extreme care in isolating the patients and stopping any chance of spreading this virus.

On May 20th, 2018, the result from Manipal came which showed that the outbreak was nothing but Nipah virus. By this time the death toll has increased. One of the nurse w…

Hero Indian Super league (ISL) 2014 : Kerala Blasters FC

Hero Indian Super league made its kick off on 12th October 2014 at Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata. The first match in Hero Indian Super league 2014 was held between Atletico De kolkata and Mumbai City FC. Atletico De Kolkata won the match 3-0. Since then Hero Indian Super league has been a new sensation in India. Especially in a nation where Cricket dominates the hearts of Indian sports fans, Football is still finding its way into the majority. There are places where Football is treated with such passion in India just like Europe, South America and Africa.

                  Kerala is a place where cricket and football fans coexist. Districts such as Malappuram, Kozhikode etc are among them. Hero Indian Super league 2014 is welcomed in Kerala with open hands as the people of Kerala got their own football team in the Hero Indian Super league. Kerala Blasters FC is the name of the team from Kerala.

Kerala Blasters FC Full Squad

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Kiss of Love Event in Kochi, kerala : What Happened in Marine Drive, Kochi

The much anticipated event known as Kiss of Love became a sensation in kerala as thousands came to protest against the Kiss of Love event. It was a protest against a protest. Around 50 of law college students were arrested into preventative custody for organizing such an event. The police then released these students later on after the situation was back in control.
The organizers of Kiss of Love were not able to reach the destination. They assembled around half kilometer  from the pre planned destination and marched towards Marine Drive holding their hands. Their journey ended in the police vans waiting for them. The situation could have been much worse if the police didn’t took them into custody. There were many people and parties assembled there for opposing the event. ABVP, Yuva Morcha, KSU, Siva Sena, SYS, SKSSF, Campus Front were among the parties present there.
The event Kiss of Love attained a mass attention among the world. It was the idea of a gro…

Kiss Day on November 2nd : Protest against Moral Policing in Kerala

A group of youngsters have joined their hands in protest against the increasing activities of moral policing in Kerala, India.  The protest is going under the name ‘Kiss Day’. Kiss Day will be conducted on November 2nd 2015 at Marine drive, Kochi. Youngsters are fighting for their rights to love for the first time in Kerala by coming up with such a protest. The Kiss day’s main objective to protest against the attack at a Coffee shop in Kozhikode district, Kerala by BJP activists.


Among the  organizers was S Rahul who said that this will be a strong message against moral policing in Kerala. Lovers will kiss each other on this Kiss day. The attack on Coffee shop is just one of the incidents by moral policing. This tendency of criminalizing love is growing every where in Kerala. Youngsters are fighting for their rights to love. Rahul and other organizers have completed mass campaign for this maiden effort in Social media.
There is also a facebook page known as Kiss Of Love. The…