Mangaluru : DyCM Govind Karjol exhorts media to focus on rural problems

Monday, March 9th, 2020

Mangaluru : Deputy chief minister Govind Karjol on Sunday exhorted the media in the state to focus on rural areas of the state and the country as well. Reminding the fourth pillar of democracy that 70% of India resides in rural areas, Karjol said it is this strata of society that needs greater focus compared […]

Media Should correct thieves politicians like me : Vasanth Bangera

Saturday, June 16th, 2018
Vasanth Bangera

Belthangady: This country will be devastated by Modi, media have lost their respect along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Press and television media has been sold to PM Modi, I will not respected media any more, former MLAVasanth Bangera said, during Charmadi Ghat hill slide on June 14th. Former MLA Vasanth Bangera has reportedly called […]

Media should be penalised for false reports: CM

Friday, January 9th, 2015

Bengaluru : There is a need to uphold the freedom of the press but at the same time its needs to function with certain restrictions when required, said Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. He was speaking at Breaking Barriers, the 9th Global Communication Association Conference, here on Thursday. “I respect the freedom of the press and there should […]

Akhilesh Yadav defends ‘Saifai Mahotsav’, seeks apology from media

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday defended the annual ‘Saifai Mahotsav’ amid criticism that the Samajwadi Party government spent crores of rupees and invited top Bollywood stars at a time when Muzaffarnagar riot victims were living in difficult circumstances in relief camps. Addressing a press conference, the Chief Minister said, “We have […]

Nalin Kumar visited proposed Niddodi power project area

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Mangalore : Nalin Kumar Kateel MP of Mangalore constituency visited the proposed Niddodi ultra mega power plant project area on Monday July 22 Speaking to the media, Nalin said that ” I am with farmers. “I will not allow the project to appear here,” he said. “I have no political intention with this fight. It […]

Local channel ‘Abbakka TV 24*7’ to launch on Jan 31

Thursday, January 24th, 2013
Press Meet

Mangalore : New local channel ‘Abbakka TV 24*7’ presented by ‘Will Power Media’ will be launched at Abbakka Vedike, Kulal Mandir, Kolya on Jan 31, Thursday at 10.45 am. Speaking at the press meet held at Press Club on Jan 24, Thursday channel programme director Shashidhar Poyyathabail said that the channel will be disseminated through […]

Jacintha Saldanha’s family thanks media, public for support

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012
press meet

Udupi : At a press meet convened at the Shirva church premises  on December 17, Monday, the family of Jacintha thanked the media and the public for standing by the family in times of their grief. Benedict Barboza and his son Junal accompanied by Steevan D’Almeida and Rocque D’Cunha addressed the media and most of […]

Teenager who fled home did not steal, parents clarify

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Mangalore:  If media reports recently said that a 16 year old boy had fled home with lakhs of rupees, his parents have now clarified that their son had not stolen any cash from home. As earlier reported the boy Arman had fled home in an Innova car and the father had lodged a case of […]

Poojari says media did the right thing by videographing attack

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

Mangalore : If the  police have filed FIR against two media men for videographing the Morning Mist attack case, Senior Congress leader B Janardhan Poojari was all praise for the media and said had the incident not videographed, then the attackers might have been roaming scot free by now. He said the media has done […]

Lecture on Media and social commitment.

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Mangalore: In view of Radio (Akashvani) Listeners’ Union conducting its 4th year celebrations of existence, a lecture would be delivered on ‘Mass media and Social commitment’ at 6 Pm on May 3 next, in SDM Law College auditorium on M. G. Road, by Dr. Sadananda Perla, Radio Station Programme director, the union treasurer and spokesman […]