Dattamala Abhiyana and Datta Jayanthi begins today

Saturday, December 14th, 2013
Abhishek Goyal

Chikmagalur : As the three-day Datta Jayanthi celebrations will commence in Datta Peeta from Saturday, the district administration has made all arrangements to ensure smooth conduct of the programme. Speaking to mediapersons during his visit to Inam Dattatreya Peeta, Superintendent of Police Abhishek Goyal said that the police department has made all necessary arrangements by […]

District-Administration moves in to maintain clean toilets without manual scavenging

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011
District Administration

Mangalore: The district deputy commissioner, Dr. Channappa Gowda has asked citizens to use cleaning machines with instructions provided by MCC, or any Panchayat, to clean their toilets, rather than use human personnel to carry night soil on head, or for sanitation work at home. The sucking and jetting machines used for cleaning home or public […]

BSNL Non-permanent Workers Union stage protest to fulfill demands

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011
CITU Protest

Mangalore: BSNL Non-permanent Workers Union (CITU) in association with Dakshina Kannada and BSNL daily-wage employees and contract workers staged an indefinite protest in front of the BSNL main office on October 11, Tuesday. Addressing the protesters, CITU Dakshina Kannada district secretary Sunil Kumar Bajal, said that the authorities have done wrong to the employees by […]

Dasara 92.7 Big FM organises Corporate Women’s Cricket Cup tourney in city

Saturday, October 1st, 2011

Mangalore: As part of Dasara celebrations, a cricket match is being organised here by first Big FM (92.7) with 4 ladies’ teams, in corporate bodies, for the great cup, on October.2 (Sunday), a national holiday, to secure Advaith Hyundai Navras Cup in a serious tussle. The match is due at Urwa cricket grounds, near Urwa […]

Lakshadweep business Catches on: Jetty on the anvil

Saturday, September 24th, 2011
Lakshadweep business

Mangalore : A 300 metre long Jetty has been proposed to be built on the northern side of the old Mangalore harbour, on the specific request of Lakshadweep bound Tourists, local people and traders who carry goods. The Lakshadweep( a thousand islands) are nearer to Mangalore and frequented by launches, boats and ships carrying passengers […]

Rs. 3.8 lakh stolen in from parked vehicle in city

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011
Rs 3.8Lack Stolen

Mangalore : The unidentified thieves escaped with the amount of Rs. 3.8 lakh, which was kept in the compartment of a Honda Activa parked in the city on August 30, Tuesday. The Honda Activa and the money stolen belong to Kumaraswamy, a contractor of Mangalore City Corporation (MCC), which was received as the contracts to […]

Ganja, Brown sugar, meant for students seized: 2 jailed

Thursday, August 25th, 2011
Ganja and brown suga

Mangalore :  Ganja and brown sugar, and such other narcotic drug materials valued at Rs 9,600 were seized from 2 more drug merchants on Wednesday, Aug 24 by Urwa S-I, P.Suresh and his team. The drug peddlers were identified as Prashant(25) from kodical, and Ashraf(32) of Manjeshwar, who had 2 mobile phones, 480 grams of […]

Two Bangalorean youths drowned at Murdeshwar Beach

Monday, August 15th, 2011
Murudeshwara Youths drowned

Karwar : Two youths have drowned in Murdeshwar beach after being swept away by strong waves on August 14, Sunday morning. Reportedly, a group of 11 from Bangalore reached Murdeshwar at 6.30 am, and by 6.45 they went into the sea even after being warned by the beach guards. After an hour three of them […]

Youth volunteer network ‘Go Mad’ inaugurated at City Centre

Saturday, August 6th, 2011
Youth volunteer network ‘Go Mad’

Mangalore : Make a Difference (MAD), a youth volunteer network that works with underprivileged children in India was inaugurated a programme ‘Go Mad’ at City Centre Mall on August 6, Saturday. The programmes are been organized to raise funds to provide Cambridge syllabus textbooks to 300 children by its Mangalore Chapter. MAD has been established […]

MCC and KSPCB conducts raid on shops; seizes plastic bags

Friday, August 5th, 2011
MCC and KSPCB conducts raid on shops

Mangalore, August 4: The Mangalore City Corporation (MCC) in association with Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) conducted a raid on many shops in city and seized 800kgs plastic carrier bags. Speaking on the occasion, MCC official said that around 100 shops were raided in several parts of the city, including Central Market, Kadri, Bunder, […]