Prashant Punjalakatte elected as new President of Bantwal Taluk Working Journalists Association

Tuesday, September 14th, 2021
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Bantwal: Journalist Prashant Punjalakatte have been elected as the new president of the Bantwal Taluk Working Journalists Association. and Maunesha Vishwakarma elected as General secretory of Association. The selection process took place at the general meeting chaired by association’s president Harish Mambadi at the Bantwal Press Club on Tuesday. General Secretary of Dakshina Kannada District […]

Journalist and retired lecturer Prof. B M Ichlangodu passes away

Monday, May 24th, 2021

Mangaluru : Veteran writer, researcher, journalist and retired lecturer Prof. B M Ichlangodu passed away at a private hospital in Mangaluru on May 23, Sunday. He was 84. He was born at Ichlangodu in Kasargod on March 2, 1937. An alumnus of St Aloysius College and MGM College, he did his MA at Mysuru University […]

Conductor booked for not accepting Rs 10 coin from a journalist

Friday, November 20th, 2020
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Mangaluru: A journalist here has registered a complaint against a bus conductor for not accepting a Rs 10 coin. The journalist, Harsha, said that he was on a city bus travelling towards Bunts Hostel Circle. When he gave the conductor the Rs 10 coin as fare for his ticket, he refused saying that nobody accepts […]

Two Journalists test positive for COVID-19 in DK

Sunday, July 12th, 2020

Mangaluru: Two journalists of state channel from Dakshina Kannada tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, July 12. It is said, In the first the duo had negative but the second test they were positive. “In the coming days the situation in the district is likely to worsen, I request all the journalists to be very careful. […]

Covid treatment : Journalist jumps to death in AIIMS Hospital

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

New Delhi : A 37-year-old journalist undergoing treatment for Covid allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the fourth floor of the AIIMS Trauma Centre around 2 pm Monday. Tarun Sisodia worked for Hindi daily Dainik Bhaskar and lived with his wife and two daughters in Bhajanpura. “Doctors rushed him to the ICU but he succumbed […]

A journalist from Kasaragod test positive, total ten new COVID-19 cases reported in Kerala

Wednesday, April 29th, 2020
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Kasaragod : A television journalist and three healthcare workers were among the ten people who tested positive for COVID-19 in Kerala on Wednesday, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said. The journalist from Kasaragod became the first from the media to test positive for coronavirus in the state. Media personnel need to be careful and should exercise […]

Mangaluru : Saxophonist, Journalist Dayananda Kudupu passes away

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

Mangaluru : Famous Saxophonist, Journalist Dayananda Kudupu passes away on Monday evening at his home. He was 55. Kudupu, who was unwell was being treated at a private hospital in the city for a week. He was an avid saxophonist and exhibited his artistic skills in many statewide programmes, including Mangaluru Press Club Day. The […]

Mangaluru : Karavali Gaurava award for Journalist Manohar Prasad

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

  Mangaluru : The Dakshina Kannada District Karavali Utsava Samiti has chosen senior Journalist Manohar Prasad for the Karavali Gaurava Prashasti 2019-20. The award will be presented to Manohar Prasad in recognition of his contribution in the field of Journalism. Manohar Prasad will be given the award during the valedictory of the Karavali Utsav at […]

Senior journalist Raviraj Valalambe passes away

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Udupi : Senior journalist Raviraj Valalambe passed away due to suspected cardiac arrest on Tuesday, January 7 night. As per reports Raviraj was rushed to a hospital after he complained of chest pain but breathed his last on the way. Raviraj was serving as director of Prime TV here. Earlier he had worked as a […]

Veteran sports journalist and author K R Wadhwaney passes away

Friday, October 25th, 2019

New Delhi : Veteran sports journalist and author K R Wadhwaney passed away at his home here. Wadhwaney, 90, was suffering from old age-related problems and died peacefully on Thursday night at his home in Press Enclave, Saket. The journalist is survived by his wife Asha, daughter Sneh and son Rohit. Wadhwaney’s daughter, a former […]