Dalit Rights committee stages protest demanding title deeds for poor families in Tannirbavi

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Mangalore : The  DK District Committee of the Dalit Rights Committee staged a protest near the DC office  in Mangalore on July 29 demanding title deeds to poor families residing in Tannirbavi. Addressing the protestors, Krishnappa Konchady said the Dalit Rights Committee and the CPI(M) have been fighting for the rights of nearly 300 Poor […]

Buddhist monks take out rally to protest Bodh Gaya blasts

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Nagpur : Hundreds of people, including Buddhists monks, yesterday took out a peace rally here to protest against the July 7 serial blasts in Bihar’s Bodh Gaya Temple. Clad in white attire, the monks, along with members of other communities, including Sikhs and Christians, gathered near the life-size statue of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar at RBI […]

Niddodi villagers to stage huge protest against proposed mega thermal project

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Mangalore : As latest information reveals that the government is hell bent upon going ahead with the 4000 mw ultra mega thermal power plant at Niddodi in Moodbidri, the residents of the village are gearing themselves up to put up a united fight to pressurize the government to drop the project which is sure to […]

CPI(M) stages huge protest against budgetary proposals of Congress govt

Saturday, July 13th, 2013
CPI(M) protest

Mangalore : The Communist Party of India staged a protest in Mangalore opposing the budgetary proposals of the  Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. A protest march was also taken out. The agitators said the budgetary proposals were anti-people and would lead to a hike in the prices of several essential commodities. They also criticized the failure of […]

CPI(M) stages protest in Mangalore ; demands more funds for welfare of Dalits

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013
CPI(M) stages protest

Mangalore : The CPI(M) staged a protest in front of the DC office in Mangalore on July 9, Tuesday in support of several of its demands including end to the practice of Pankti Bedha in Udupi Krishna Mutt and Made Made Snana at Kukke Subrahmanya Temple. Addressing the protestors, Vasanth Acharya, CPI(M) leader said there […]

Parents ofstudentsof Golihole school protest against high-handedness of teachers

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013

Kundapur :  In an unusual case, parents of the students studying in Golihole-Areshirur Sri Mookambika Aided high school here staged a protest on July 2, Tuesday opposing the high handed behaviour of some teachers  of the school  which is run  by grants provided by a temple. Vasanth Hegde, a villager who has addressed a letter  […]

KRRS staged protest demanding dismissal of Mescom official Sheshappa Poojary

Monday, April 8th, 2013

Mangalore : The members of Karnataka Rajya Raita Sangha organized a protest against Mescom in front of its office at A B Shetty circle on April 8, Monday over frequent power cuts in twin districts. Addressing the protestors, Vijay Hegde State vice-president said that the since the power generated from Jog Falls and UPCL is […]

Ivan Supporters stage protest against injustice in seat distribution

Saturday, April 6th, 2013
Ivan Supporters stage protest against injustice in seat distribution

Mangalore : KPCC secretary Ivan D’Souzasupporters staged a protest a in front of District Congress Office on April 6, Saturday, for not giving seat for him. Addressing the protestors, Michael Lobo, general secretary of district congress said that the Congress party had assured Ivan D’Souza to give seat to him till yesterday, but all of […]

Endosulfan Victims Committee decides to boycott polls in protest against govt apathy

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
Endosulfan Victims

Mangalore : Shridhar Gowda, President of the Endo Virodhi Horata Samithi, Kokkada has said  that the Endosulfan victims and those who are fighting for their cause have decided not to exercise their votes in the upcoming Assembly elections in protest against the apathy of the elected representatives towards their problems. Speaking to reporters here, Gowda […]

Protest against tollgate construction near NIT-K Suratkal

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013
Protest against tollgate construction near NIT-K Suratkal

Mangalore : The authorities came under fire from local residents of Suratkal area on March 25 and 26 for initiating the works of the  tollgate near the NIT-K at Suratkal despite severe opposition. The works were initiated on March 25, Monday when locals gathered and demanded that they do not need a tollgate and moreover […]