Thumbay dam illuminated with Tri-colour lights

Saturday, August 13th, 2022

Mangaluru  : To mark Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav the Thumbay Dam which supplies water to Mangaluru City is illuminated with the Indian tri-colour lights. Mayor Premananda Shetty said the dam has been illuminated by the MCC with the active co-operation of MLAs Vedavyas Kamath and Dr Bharath Shetty. The public can view the attractive illumination […]

Madikeri-Mangaluru highway restoration work under progress

Saturday, August 13th, 2022
Madikeri-Mangaluru highway

Mangaluru : The restoration work at Madikeri-Mangaluru road connecting to coastal city of Mangaluru is taken up. Madikeri taluk has received 3,700mm of rain – 1,000mm more than last yer’s figure. In Virajpet taluk, the average rainfall recorded this year is 2,030mm – 500mm more than last year’s record – while in Somwarpet, it is […]

Man wanted in many cases arrested

Saturday, August 13th, 2022

Mangaluru : A person who had as many as 15 criminal cases registered against him was arrested by police on Friday. The arrested has been identified as Mahammed Faizal alias Cabaret Faizal (33) from Thodar village in Moodbidri. He has six criminal cases registered in Moodbidri police station, four in Mangaluru rural police station, two […]

Teachers removed rakhis from students’ wrists and throw them in dustbin

Saturday, August 13th, 2022

Mangaluru :  Hindu organisations and BJP workers staged a protest on Friday against Infant Mary English Medium School in Katipalla, after teachers removed rakhis tied around the wrist of children and threw them in the dustbin. Harinakshi, whose nephew goes to the school, said parents and children were pained after teachers had forcefully cut rakhis […]

Ranganathan created a revolution of library: Dr. VG Talwar

Friday, August 12th, 2022

Mangaluru : It is no small feat for Dr. S R Ranganathan to be a mathematics professor who worked 13 hours a day, seven days a week, for 20 years without a break, and to be recognized as the “Father of Library Science,” according to former vice chancellor of Mysore University Dr. VG Talwar. After […]

Little Heart Kindergarten teacher found dead in a well

Friday, August 12th, 2022

Mangaluru : Little Heart Kindergarten teacher found dead in a well of the Ullal Community Health Centre on August 12, Friday. It is suspected that she committed suicide. The deceased is Harinakshi (51). She used to run the Little Heart Kindergarten in Ullal. Though the exact reason behind the suicide is not known, it is […]

Rs. 17.43 lakh worth gold seized from a male passenger at MIA

Thursday, August 11th, 2022

Mangaluru : The Customs officials seized 332 grams of 24 carat gold worth Rs. 17.43 lakh from a male passenger at the Mangaluru International Airport on Wednesday, August 10. In a communique, the Customs Mangaluru said that the gold was seized from the passenger hailing from Kasaragod in Kerala soon after he arrived at the […]

MLA B.M. Sukumara Shetty promises to bear educational expenses of Sannidhi’s younger sister

Thursday, August 11th, 2022

Udupi : The body of eight-year-old Sannidhi, a Class II student, who was swept away in a swollen stream after falling from the footbridge in Kalthodu village, Byndoor taluk, on August 8, was found on Wednesday afternoon. Emergency services personnel located her body about 200 m downstream the Chapparike rivulet at Beejamakki. Sannidhi, of Government […]

Main murder accused in Praveen case suspected to be PFI members

Thursday, August 11th, 2022

Sullia : In a review meeting of officers of the rank of Superintendent of Police (SP) from seven to eight districts was held at Bellare in Sullia taluk, where the murder took place, on Wednesday. ADGP (Law and Order) Alok Kumar told reporters that SPs from Mandya, Hassan, Chikkamagaluru, Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and other districts attended […]

Preserving precious freedom is need of the hour: Prof. P.S.Yadapadithaya

Wednesday, August 10th, 2022

Mangaluru : India is a thousand-pillar structure. On this occasion of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebration, we have to remember the sacrifices done for the freedom, and think about preserving the precious freedom, opined Mangalore University Vice Chancellor Prof. P. Subrahmanya Yadapadithaya. Presiding over a one-day national seminar organised by the IQAC, Department of History […]