Mohammad Arif Padubidri bags Pa Go Award 2013

Saturday, June 1st, 2013
Pa Go Award 2013

Mangalore : Padyana Gopalakrishna (Pa Go) Award 2013 confered on Mohammad Arif Padubidri, Chief Reporter of Vijaya Karnataka daily for excellent rural reporting on the topic ‘Napkin Ghatakada ‘Yashoda’Gathe’ at the Press Club on June 1, Saturday.   Participating as the chief guests Senior journalist Chidambar Baikampady honoured the award winner with a memento, a […]

Urban development minister Vinay Kumar Sorake appoints MCC Commissioner Harish Kumar as his secretary

Saturday, June 1st, 2013
Harish Kumar appoint Sorake's secretary

Mangalore : In a surprise move urban development minister  Vinay Kumar Sorake appointed Harish Kumar, commissioner, Mangalore City Corporation as secretary to minister for urban development. Earlier Harish Kumar has been working as assistant commissioner in Puttur, minister’s original constituency. Harish Kumar is a hard working bureaucrat who did commendable job during his tenure as […]

RJ Errol Gonsalves presents 15 hour RJ Marathon as part of Paani Bachao campaign of 92.7 Big FM

Saturday, June 1st, 2013
RJ Marathon

Mangalore : It was a successful 15 hour RJ Marathon  by RJ Errol Gonsalves on May 31, Friday as part of Paani Bachao campaign  of 92.7 Big FM. The aim of the project was to create an awareness in the society on the need to conserve water. The marathon was held from 7 am to […]

Umanath Kotian hopes Tulu Academy will soon have new building

Saturday, June 1st, 2013
Umanath Kotian Tulu Academy new building

Mangalore: Umanath A  Kotian, former president of the Karnataka Tulu Sahitya Academy   has said that the blue print for a new building of the Tulu Academy  to come up on a 50 cents land at Urvastores is ready. Kotian who spoke to reporters  for the first time after quitting his post as Academy Chairman, said […]

Panambur Beach Lifeguards save youth from drowning in sea

Saturday, June 1st, 2013
Panambur Beach Lifeguards

Mangalore : A youth  identified as Rakesh (19) from Rajajinagar in Bangalore, who was drowning in Panambur beach on May 31, Saturday, was rescued by the Panambur Beach Life Guards. The youth, a first PUC student of KLE College, Bangalore  had come to the beach with his friend Hemanth and had ignored the warnings  of […]

2 year old child meets tragic end after it falls off moving train near Bhatkal

Saturday, June 1st, 2013
child falls off moving train Bhatkal

Bhatkal : In a tragic incident, a two year old  child lost its life after the child which was in the arms of its father accidentally fell off the moving  Kerala bound Viraval Express near Kadvinkatta dam in Bhatkal on May 31, Friday. It is learnt the child Naman was with his father Kaushal near […]

Three children drown in quarry pit

Saturday, June 1st, 2013
children drown in quarry pit

Bangalore : A drowning schoolboy pulled two of his girl schoolmates, who had rushed to his rescue, into a quarry pit at Shamareddy Bande near Kudlu Gate, off Parappana Agrahara here on Friday. All the three met a watery grave. Lokesh, 14, was playing in water along with his schoolmates, Megha and Aishwarya, both 13 […]

Corporation Bank unveils new saving bank account ‘saral’ and ‘mansoon bumper offer’ for housing and vehicle loans

Friday, May 31st, 2013
corporation Bank

Mangalore : Ajay Kumar, MD Corporation Bank, launched a new zero balance savings accounts scheme with accident insurance of 5 lakhs for the nominal payment of Rs.50 per year. And he also introduced two other schemes called mansoon bumper offer for housing and vehicle loans. It is a limited period offer starting from  1st June. […]

Schools re-open across districts

Friday, May 31st, 2013
schools re-open

Mangalore : Children are back in schools after the summer vacations. As in other  parts of the state, schools in district too re-opened on May 30 and children clad  in uniforms were seen in schools with fond memories of their summer holidays. This year, government has also made arrangements to supply text books on time. […]

Fr Muller’s takes over BA Hospital ; inaugural function on June 2

Friday, May 31st, 2013
Fr Mullers takes over BA Hospital

Mangalore : Father Muller Charitable Institutions of Mangalore has taken over the BA Hospital at Thumbay at a cost of Rs 18 crores. The hospital under the new management will be inaugurated on June 2. The BA Hospital  is under Fr Muller management since May 1. The 100 bed hospital is equipped with state-of-the art […]