Coastal districts gear up for Christmas celebrations in a grand way

Friday, December 22nd, 2017
Mangaluru Christmas

Mangaluru: As the Christmas season approaches, the Mangaluru and Udupi get colourful. While the shops start displaying colourful stars, greeting cards and other accessories about a month prior to Christmas, bakeries too get busy preparing cakes and Christmas delicacies called kuswar. Many churches and enthusiastic youngsters begin preparing cribs depicting landscapes, contemporary scenes, Rome or […]

Excise police nabbed one for vending ganja and charas

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Mangaluru: A team of excise department officials led by Inspector Sunitha have nabbed a man for selling ganja near Milagres church premises, on Tuesday. A Rajesh is the arrested person, who is a resident of Kulashekar. Acting on credible information, Excise Inspector Sunitha and her team raided the spot and found Rajesh selling ganja near […]

Ivy Mary Mathias celebrats her 100th b’day in Mangaluru

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015
Ivy Mary Mathias

Mangaluru : Ivy Mary Mathias, a resident of Falnir in the City, will turn a 100 years old on Wednesday – a rare occasion, at a time when octogenarians are hardly found in the port city. Born on December 9, 1915, Ivy, a spinster, has spent most of her life time educating women and helping […]

National Disaster Reduction Day observed p office grounds in Mangaluru

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015
Sp ground

Mangaluru : The District Home Guards and district fire service department observed the National Disaster Reduction Day at Sp office grounds in Mangaluru on Wednesday February 11. Earlier, a rally was held from the Milagres Church premises to the SP office Grounds. Speaking on the occasion, Police Commissioner S. Murugan said that disasters could not […]

Christmas celebrated with religious fervor across the city

Thursday, December 25th, 2014
Christmas mass prayer

Mangaluru : The Christmas celebrated with gaiety, joy and religious fervor in Mangalore city. Thousands of Christians thronged to churches across the city on Wednesday evening to take part in the mid night mass. The Churches in Mangaluru including Rosario Cathedrel, Milagres Church, Valencia Church, Fatima Retreat House(Crib), Jeppu St. Seminary, Father Muller , Bendoor […]

Procession taken on Sunday with 5,000 youths taking part in the rally to Nehru Maidan

Monday, November 18th, 2013

Mangalore : Around 25,000 youths from DK District and neighboring areas to part in a religious congregation starting from Milagres Church and marching towards on Sunday Nov.17, ending in a public rally of religious interest at the venue. A holly mass was conducted under the leadership of the Bishop of Mangalore Dr Aloysius Paul D’Souza, […]

Home Minister KJ George felicitated at Bishop House

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
KJ George Bishop House

Mangalore : State Home Minister KJ George visited the Bishop House here on June 19 Wednesday. Fr Oniel D’Souza, Spokesperson of the Diocese welcomed the Home Minister. The new minister was felicitated on the occasion by Fr Denis Moras Prabhu.  Parish Priest of Milagres Church Fr Valerian D’Souza, Mangalore South MLA JR Lobo, Corporator Naveen […]

Sauharda Sambhrama held in Mangalore

Monday, June 17th, 2013
Sauharda Sambhrama

Mangalore :  Education, good behaviour and a good heart is essential to promote peace and harmony in the society, said Dr Mohan Alva, Chairman of Alva’s Education Foundation. He was  speaking at Sauharda  Sambhrama 2013, on communal harmony  organised by Milagres Church  Parish Council on June 16, Sunday. All differences on the basis of caste […]

Divine Word’ Catholic channel launched in Mangalore

Sunday, December 23rd, 2012
Divine Word’ Catholic channel

Mangalore : “Divine Word” a 24×7 Catholic Religious channel, the first of its kind,  launched by the Mangalore and Udupi Dioceses was inaugurated by Mangalore Bishop Fr Aloysius Paul D’Souza at a function held at Milagres Church Grounds in Mangalore on December 22, Saturday. In his address, the Bishop thanked Stephen Mendes of Western Institute […]

Fire guts mobile shop in Mangalore

Saturday, October 27th, 2012
fire in Mobile Shop

Mangalore: A fire in a mobile shop behind Milagres Church, Hampankatta in the wee hours of October 27, Saturday, gutted goods worth nearly Rs 6 lakh. Even a canteen and a fruit shop nearby were charred in the mishap. The mobile  shop named S  Connect Mobile Centre was owned by one Santosh. A short circuit […]