CM Siddaramaiah coming tomorrow

Saturday, November 11th, 2017

Mangaluru: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will visit Belthangady to attend a marriage on Sunday. He will come by a flight from Bengaluru to Mangaluru International Airport at 5.15 p.m. and will proceed to Belthangady. Mr. Siddaramaiah will return to Bengaluru by another flight at 9.20 p.m. In Udupi, Pramod Madhwaraj, Minister for Fisheries, Youth Empowerment and […]

Villager Dies after Wild Boar Attack in Belthangady

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
boar attack

Mangaluru: A villager lost his life after he was attacked by a wild boar at Puttila in Belthangady on Tuesday. The incident occurred when the deceased, Gangadhara Poojary (44), a native of Banottubail in Puttila was in forest area. Uppinangady zonal forest officers, Punjalkatte police have visited the accident spot soon after the incident and […]

Woman Ends Life with Two Children in Belthangady

Monday, October 30th, 2017

Mangaluru: In a tragic incident reported at Kalenja in Belthangady, a mother ended life with her two children here on Sunday. The deceased have been identified as Jaya (27), her two children including a 6 month baby and five year old son Dikshith. The lady jumped into a well to end the life of three. […]

Two Youths Die on Spot, 3 Others Injure after Road Accident in Gardady

Monday, October 30th, 2017
road accident

Mangaluru: Two youths died on the spot while three others seriously injured after two cars collided in a road accident at Gardady near Panjinadayi in Belthangady taluk on Sunday night. The deceased have been identified as Guruvayanakere residents Ashith (Acchu) (21) and Vishwas (19). The companions of the deceased, Deepak (19) and Vikas (21) injured […]

Groundwater depletion in DK raises concern

Thursday, October 26th, 2017
Ground water

Mangaluru: Even as the state government declared two of the five taluks in Dakshina Kannada being drought-hit earlier this year, statistics from the mining and geology department show that the groundwater level in the district has undergone a stark decline in the last seven years. A comparison in the groundwater table as of August 2010 […]

Dr Heggade’s ‘Pattabhisheka’ on Octo 24

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Mangaluru: Belthangady taluk in Dakshina Kannada is all set to celebrate 50th anniversary of ‘Pattabhisheka’ of Dr D Veerendra Heggade on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. A number of events have been arranged to mark the anniversary and streets near Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara temple and nearby areas have been decorated. Special poojas are scheduled to be offered […]

Chief Minister’s Temple Visit Soon after Non-Veg Luncheon Attracts Controversy: Reports

Monday, October 23rd, 2017
temple visit

Mangaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s visit to Sri Dharmasthala Temple in Dakshina Kannada on October 22 has grabbed public criticism after chief minister ate non-vegetarian food just minutes before his visit to the temple, media reports said. According to television reports, chief minister violated set of traditional beliefs, customs and entered into the temple soon […]

Rome of the East gears up for state level Catholic Charismatic convention

Friday, October 13th, 2017
rev alosyous paul

Mangaluru: Most Rev Aloysius Paul D’Souza, Bishop of Mangalore diocese chaired a special preparatory meeting at Bishop’s house of Diocesan Pastoral Parishad for the forthcoming state level Catholic Charismatic convention on Thursday. The state level convention from November 9 to 12 will be held to mark the golden jubilee of charismatic renewal in Catholic Church […]

School Land Issue Creates Tensions in Belthangady

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Mangaluru: Tensions erupted at the premises of Maladi Government Higher Primary School in Madanthyar of Belthangady taluk on October 12 when school staff and members of Dalit Sangharsh Samiti (DSS) engaged with heated arguments over a land issue. The incident occurred when the school authorities tried to vacate the fences placed by the members of […]

Forest Officer Transferred from Ujire after Alleged Assault on Villager

Saturday, October 7th, 2017

Mangaluru: Following pressure from the public, Ujire Range Deputy Forest Officer, Keerthan Shetty has been transferred to Puttur. The decision came amid continuous pressure by the locals to punish Keerthan Shetty who brutally assaulted Kamaldas, a native of Puduvettu here for allegedly stealing wood from the forest even if he lives beyond the jurisdiction of […]

  View all Polls

Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 demonetizing is helpful?

View Results

Score Card