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Former MLA Vijay Kumar Shetty to contest as independent

Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Mangaluru: All hell broke loose when former MLA Vijayakumar Shetty realized that for the 2018 Assembly Elections, he had been ignominiously dumped third time for Mohiuddin Bava from the Mangalore North constituency. With this move, the Congress Party High Command has unwittingly created a lot of dissent in the ranks, which may not play out […]

CET-2018 underway at 26 centres in district

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Mangaluru: The Common Entrance Test for admission to engineering and other professional courses has commenced across 26 centres in Dakshina Kannada district as elsewhere in the city on April 18, Wednesday amid strict vigil. If Biology Test was held in the morning, Mathematics Test is being held in the afternoon. CET for other subjects will […]

MIA is fastest growing airport in S India

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Mangaluru: The Airports Authority of India’s Mangaluru International Airport (MIA) is emerging as one of the fastest growing airports in southern India. MIA has seen a 30% growth of passenger traffic since the last one year. The number passengers handled in this airport has gone up to 23.4 lakh during 2017-18 as against 17.5 lakh […]

Nomination papers acceptance from today: Senthil

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Mangaluru: The acceptance of nomination letters for the eight Assembly constituencies will commence on April 17th and the election officials of their respective constituencies will accept the nomination papers from forenoon 11am to afternoon 3pm, informed district election officer Shashikant Senthil at a press meet. H.R. Nayak is the election officer for Belthangady Assembly constituency […]

Government has appointed Vipul Kumar as the new City Police Commissioner

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Mangaluru: The State Government has appointed IPS officer Vipul Kumar as the new City Police Commissioner. The outgoing Police Commissioner T R Suresh has not been given any posting as to yet. Vipul Kumar is presently the IGP and Director of Karnataka Police Academy in Mysuru. An IPS officer of the 1999 batch he will […]

Police conduct surprise raid on District Jail in Mangaluru

Saturday, April 14th, 2018
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Mangaluru : The Police official with Barke Police launched a surprise search operation on the District Jail at 3 pm today, April 14. More than 20 officers & 30 men & women staff of different ranks take part in the operation, and search of all the barracks & blocks of jail. Restricted items. Cigarettes, Beedies […]

Paintings at St. Aloysius Chapel to be restored by April 2019

Friday, April 13th, 2018
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Mangaluru: The Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) Conservation Institute will complete the ongoing conservation and restoration of ancient wall paintings and oil paintings in St. Aloysius Chapel by April 2019, Nilabh Sinha, Principal Director of the Institute, said here on Thursday. Talking to reporters, Mr. Sinha said the INTACH was restoring […]

Make in India to be based in Mangaluru

Friday, April 13th, 2018
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Mangaluru: ICGS Vikram, the first in class of seven new-generation offshore patrol vessels (OPVs) built by Larsen and Toubro contracted by the ministry of defence (MoD) in March 2015 under the government’s initiative of ‘Make in India,’ will be based in Mangaluru. Incidentally, Subash Bhamre, Union minister of state for defence, commissioned the OPV at […]

Dereliction of duty: DC sends notice to Election Officer

Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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Mangaluru: As the countdown for the state’s Legislative Assembly has begun the Election Commission has taken up concrete measures for the proper implementation of the election model code of conduct. At this juncture, the incident of D.K. district election officer has come forward to take action against dereliction of duty by election officials has taken […]

Single-window system opened to get EC permission for events

Saturday, April 7th, 2018
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Mangaluru: A single-window system to get permission from the Election Commission for various activities in view of the model code of conduct has been made operational in the office of the Returning Officer of Mangaluru City South Assembly constituency. The office is in Mangaluru City Corporation building at Lalbagh. The office will deal with the […]

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