In the vanguard of developmental activities, and with 63 glorious years of devoted services to the business community to its credit, the ISO 9001:2008 certified North Malabar Chamber of Commerce (NMCC), Kannur, Kerala has today become the backbone of trade, commerce and industry in North Malabar.
NMCC functions from a new landmark building in the heart of Kannur on the strength of its more than 700 members who have distinguished themselves in their respective fields of endeavor.
It was in 1952 that a group of nine prominent Traders and Industrialists of Kannur formed an Association…Read More
Kannur, also known as Cannanore, is a city in Kannur district in the Indian state of Kerala. It is the administrative headquarters of the District of Kannur and 518 km north of state capital Trivandrum. During British rule in India, Kannur was known by its old name Cannanore ( Land of lord Krishna ), which is still in fairly common usage.Parassinikadavu Muthappan temple is a temple, located at Anthoor Municipality on the banks of the Valapattanam river about 10 km from Taliparamba and 16 km from KannurCity in KannurRead More
Payyambalam Beach is a beach in Kannur district of Kerala in India that attracts tourists and local people. It often finds mention in tourism related publications as a beautiful beach. It has now a garden close to it.A sculpture Mother and Child by Kanayi Kunhiraman is an attractive feature of the beach garden.A part of the garden is specially for children. Many movies have been shot in this location including the Maniratnam movie Alaipayuthey. The Worldspace ad featuring A.R. Rahman was also shot here.Read More
Kannur University was established by the Act 22 of 1996 of Kerala Legislative Assembly. The University by the name “Malabar University” had come into existence earlier by the promulgation of an Ordinance by the Governor of Kerala, on 9th November 1995.The University was inaugurated on 2nd March 1996 by the former Hon. Chief Minister of Kerala. The objective of the Kannur University Act 1996 is to establish in the state of Kerala a teaching, residential and affiliating.Read More
In the vanguard of developmental activities, and with 63 glorious years of devoted services to the business community to its credit, the ISO 9001:2008 certified North Malabar Chamber of Commerce (NMCC), Kannur In the vanguard of developmental activities.
The Kannur Railway Station is one of the few railway stations in Kerala to be selected for Google’s plan to deploy WiFi in collaboration with the Union Government of India.
St. Angelo’s Fort was built in 1505 by Dom Francisco de Almeida, the first Portuguese Viceroy of India on the Arabian sea coast about 2 km from Kannur town. It was attacked in vain by the local Indian ruler Zamorin and kolathiri in the Siege of Cannanore (1507).In August 1509 Almeida, refusing to recognize Afonso de Albuquerque’s as the new Portuguese governor to supersede himself, arrested him in this fortress after having fought the naval Battle of Diu. The Dutch captured the fort from the Portuguese in 1663.Read More