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Congress released its first list of 218 candidates

Monday, April 16th, 2018
ramanath-rai

Mangaluru: The Congress today released its first list of 218 candidates for the May 12 Karnataka Assembly elections, which includes the names of Ramanath Rai (Bantwal), UT Khader (Mangaluru), JR lobo (Mangaluru South), Modideen Bava (Mangaluru North), Sakunthala Shetty (Puttur), Vasanth Bangera (Belthangady) and Dr B Raghu (Sullia) from Dakshina Kannada district. Pramod Madhwaraj (Udupi), […]

Man ends his life by hanging himself inside his goods tempo

Monday, April 16th, 2018
maxim-lobo

Mangaluru: A man identified as Maxim Lobo of Melthota in Kulshekhar has allegedly ended his life by hanging himself inside his goods tempo. It is learnt he resorted to this extreme step after a quarrel with his wife. Sources said that earlier on April 11, he had recorded a video wherein he had explained how […]

Kahder: Amend Posco Act; remove bail for rapist

Monday, April 16th, 2018
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Mangaluru: U T Khader, Minister for food, civil supplies and consumer affairs has urged the central government to amend the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. Khader condemned the Kathua rape and murder case and said that it was necessary to make amendments to the Posco Act to prevent such instances from reccuring. […]

System access issue leaves staff, customers in lurch

Monday, April 16th, 2018
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Mangaluru: Seems the public will have to wait for some more time to make payments at the much sought-after Mangalore One centres. Though the staff punched in at the office in time on Sunday, they were in for a shock as their systems had been deactivated. The staff at all the six Mangalore One centres […]

All Congress MLAs from DK, Udupi to contest again

Monday, April 16th, 2018
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Mangaluru: All the three Cabinet Ministers, B. Ramanath Rai, U.T. Khader and Pramod Madhwaraj, from Dakshina Kannada and Udupi are set to face the Assembly election again on May 12 as the Congress on Sunday announced their names for the election. The party has named candidates for all the 13 Assembly segments in the two […]

Left in the dust by Congress-BJP battle in Mangaluru City South

Monday, April 16th, 2018
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Mangaluru: About six decades ago, the political fight in Mangaluru City South Assembly constituency (the erstwhile Mangalore I) was between the Congress and the left-wing Communist Party of India (CPI). Today, the battle is between the Congress and the right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The CPI was the runner-up in the 1957 and 1962 elections […]

Justice for Kashimiri girl Journalist names his daughter ‘Asifa A Raj’

Sunday, April 15th, 2018
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Kasargod : A day after tribal girl in Kashmir was assaulted a journalist from Nileshwar has named his newborn baby as Asifa A Raj. The journalist, Rajit Ram, created a Facebook post which went viral with over 25,000 likes over 16,000 shares in a short span. Rajit Ram from Nileshwar, who works as sub-editor for […]

DC, SP visit Maoist affected areas in Udupi dist

Sunday, April 15th, 2018
Laxman-Nimbargi

Udupi : To ensure peace in the backdrop of the forthcoming Assembly elections, Deputy Commissioner Priyanka Mary Francis and Police Superintendent Lakshman Nimbargi visited Maoist affected areas in the district. Authorities visited the areas of Amasebailu, Jaddinagadde, Mandi Murukai, Hallihole, Jadkal and Mudur Udayanagara to verify the probable disturbances. Nimbargi assured tight security in the […]

A symbol of tulu farm land ‘Bisu Parba’ celebrated at Pilikula Nisargadhama

Sunday, April 15th, 2018
Bisu Parba

Mangaluru : As part of Bisu Parba celebrations at the Guttina Mane at Dr Shivaram Karanth Pilikula Nisargadhama observed the ‘Bisu Parba’ and listened to the Yakshagana Talamaddale and light music on Saturday. Bisu Kani a symbol of tulu tradition had locally grown vegetables such as brinjal, cucumber, sambar southe, pumpkin, ivy gourd, long yard […]

Dr Ambedkar’s 127th birth anniversary celebrated

Saturday, April 14th, 2018
Ambedkar Jayanthi

Mangaluru : The 127th birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar was celebrated on April 14, Saturday in Mangaluru. Dignitaries garlanded the statue of the architect of Indian Constitution Dr B R Ambedkar, in front of the Town Hall, and paid their tribute to the towering personality. Deputy Commissioner Sasikanth Senthil, SP Ravikanthe Gowda, City Police […]

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