Kettathum Kandathum is a popular Malayalam news magazine show that airs on the leading and popular Malayalam News channel Asianet News. The news show Kettathum Kandathum aired on Asianet News every Saturday from 7: 30 pm onwards in the evening as per the Indian standard time (IST). The stories of the common man - his hope and despair, his dreams and nightmares, his aspirations and fears. The essence of the Malabar culture and history and its arts and traditions all brought into sharp focus of the audiences and the viewer’s through this show.
Noted Malayalam film and media personality Balachandra Menon was behind this show and this television news show, Kettathum Kandathum was hosted and anchored by another noted Malayalam media personality and popular host and anchor NK Raveendran. This show can also be termed as a special news report and reporting show. This program, Kettathum Kandathum is basically a virtual narrative structured show at its core that explores the India which is still uncovered and acts as a mirror to the social realities which are often ignored by everyone. This show came up with the portrayal sensitive and important issues that are usually neglected but needs attention. The show works towards a social cause and concern.