KSP elections on Sunday all over state: a straight contest likely in DK

Saturday, April 28th, 2012
Kannada Sahitya Parishat elections

Mangalore: The Kannada Sahitya Parishat elections all over the state in 30 districts will be held on April 29, Sunday, if there are 2 or more candidates. In Mangalore, it is triangular contest, with Pradeep K. Kalkura, the favourite, Harish Bantwal, a journalist, and M. Sarvottam Kanchan, a former Taluk KSP Chief backed by HK […]

Master Vithal to receive K.S.Karanth award 2011 at Town Hall

Saturday, October 8th, 2011
Master-Vithal

Mangalore: The Shivarama Karanth Award for 2011 has been conferred on dance Guru Master Vithal for his lifelong contributions to this stage art, said Pradeep K.Kalkura, president of DK unit of KS Parishat, who added that in a career of 70 years, Vithal had trained innumerous students in classical dances, as in Bharatanatyam. The award […]

“Karnataka Darshana” is a feast for eyes and tastes

Thursday, July 28th, 2011
Karnataka-Darshana

Mangalore: It is a historical book in a unique style of 41 poems on the history of Karnataka, chromicling certain important milestones in a long 2000 years past. The book written by a retired College teacher, in 62 pages, marks the history from 2nd century  BC upto 1956, when Kannada areas were Unified. Pradeep K. […]

Tulabharam performed as Gurudakshina: Pejawar seer in city on Monday.

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010
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Mangalore : A Tulabharam (weighing in a balance) in rupee coins was performed in honour of Udupi Pejawar Math seer VIshwesha Tirtha Swamiji, who visited “Manjuprasad” in Mallika Extension on Kadri Kambla road, home of Pradeep K. Kalkura, on Monday evening in the presence of hundreds of devotees. Addressing pressmen on the eve of his […]