Gusty wind lashed across Dakshina Kannada and Udupi district, houses and roads damaged

Monday, May 17th, 2021

Mangaluru : The cyclone have caused extensive damages to structures, houses and roads along the coast in Dakshina Kannada district. Broken pipes, damaged roof of toilet and kitchen of a partially damaged house are a testimony to the fury of the waves that lashed across the district’s coast on Saturday. A portion of the wall […]

Develop roads on priority, MLA Lobo directs officials

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Mangaluru : MLA J R Lobo has expressed concern that development works should not harm the beauty of the city and outskirts of the Mangalore City Corporation should not be neglected in the process. Addressing a preparatory meeting to discuss on various projects at the Mangala auditorium of MCC on Tuesday, he said that roads […]

Manjeshwar to get fishing harbour soon

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Kasargod: Having received environmental clearance from the Centre, the Rs. 48.80-crore Manjeshwar fishing harbour project work at Hosangadi beach would start soon. The work of the fishing harbour, coming up on 50 hectares would be completed in four years, officials said. While 75 per cent of the project cost would be borne by the Centre, […]

Dirty water flow on MG Road, from drainage hole

Saturday, April 14th, 2012

Mangalore: Those who live in Mangalore in their homes built close to open gutters all over the city, know what it is to tolerate foul smells and have mosquitoes biting them at night, if windows are not shut. Open drains are a feature of the coastal city of historic times even in lanes, as in […]

Residents of Punjalkatte to protest against damaged roads on Feb 27

Friday, February 10th, 2012

Mangalore : Around 9 kilometer stretch road of between Punjalkatte- Berkala- Kattadhapadpu Zilla Panchayath roads in Belthangady – Bantwal taluk is completely damaged and difficult for the vehicles to move, said Yashodhara Shetty, president of Auto driver – Owner association. He was speaking at the press meet held at Press Club on Feb 10, Friday. […]

MCC Monthly meeting denounces bad roads in interior parts of city

Saturday, December 24th, 2011

Mangalore: The Mangalore City Corporation had its monthly progress review meeting on Friday, and the opposition (congress) Party members did well to raise the question of bad interior roads in city, uncared for, even after monsoon had ended. They were dressed in black, as a “mark of respect” for citizens but protesting against the civic […]

DKCC condemn CM Gowda’s statement against Justice Hegde: MLA Khader

Saturday, November 19th, 2011
UT Khader

Mangalore : MLA UT Khader said that the leaders of congress party were happy when CM Sadananda Gowda of our district took charge, but till now he has not completed any project which is useful for the district. Speaking at the District Congress Office on Nov 20, Saturday he said that the state government has […]

RTA urges drivers must take details of they carrying goods during trips

Thursday, November 10th, 2011
Lorry drivers

Mangalore: Vehicle(Carrier) drivers need to know extensively about taking chemical consignments in their transport journey. If any accident happens on way, the vehicle should have urgent information on goods under reference(say, inflammable oil, or gas, or acids etc) written and kept in the vehicle, to be used by police, ambulance, fire brigade and other officials […]

Kottara Chowki residents repair thier road

Monday, August 29th, 2011
Kottara Residents

Mangalore : Around 75 residents of Malemar in Kottara Chowki decided to repair the road themselves under the leadership of the Jana Hitharakshana Samithi on August 28, Sunday. Earlier Samithi had submitted an appeal to Shashidhar Hegde, the corporator of the 17th ward; Shankar Bhat, the corporator of the 23rd ward; as well as the […]

Karnataka seeks Rs.1,400 crores for Roads

Tuesday, March 29th, 2011
Jagadish Shettar

Bangalore: State rural development minister Jagadish Shettar informed people today that Karnataka had asked for Rs.1,400 crore from the Union Govt, to improve rural roads connectivity in the state. Shettar told reporters today that he had met Vilasrao Deshmukh, Union Rural Development minister recently, and submitted 2 proposals on improving the rural road connectivity. A […]