Muslims who believe in Nationalism will vote for us : K S Eshwarappa

Monday, March 13th, 2023

Mangaluru : Former Karnataka minister K S Eshwarappa stoked controversy by making a controversial remark on azaan during Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s Vijay Sankalp Yatra held in Mangaluru’s Kavoor on Sunday. While addressing a gathering, Eshwarappa paused his speech on hearing azaan from a nearby mosque for a second but was quick in taking objection […]

Poet Melvyn Rodrigues from Mangaluru to lead Konkani in Sahitya Akademi

Monday, March 13th, 2023

Mangaluru : Konkani poet, language activist, and the founder of Kavita Trust, Melvyn Rodrigues has been elected as the Convenor of Konkani Advisory Board of Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi at the general council meeting held on March 11, 2023, at the Sahitya Akademi offices in New Delhi which was attended by 99 newly elected members […]

Vehicle thief arrested after four years from Kerala

Friday, March 10th, 2023

Sullia : A man who absconding since four years was arrested from Kannur in Kerala. The arrested man is Ashraf Rifwan of Sullia. He was arrested in 2019 in a car and bike theft case and was produced before the court. But after securing bail, he had failed to appear before court despite several warrants. […]

CISF Raising Day was observed at MRPL

Friday, March 10th, 2023

Mangaluru : Central Industrial Security Force ( CISF ) personnel posted at CISF Unit MRPL (Mangalore Refinery Petrochemicals Ltd.) observed CISF Raising Day today. CISF contingent of MRPL performed Ceremonial parade. Shri M Venkatesh, Managing Director, MRPL was the Chief Guest who reviewed the parade and was also given Guard of Honour by CISF. Mr […]

White blackbuck, blue bulls new attraction at Pilikula Biological Park

Friday, March 10th, 2023

Mangaluru : The white blackbuck and blue bull (Nilgai) are new attractions for visitors at Pilikula Biological Park. The park has introduced four white blackbucks and four blue bulls. They were brought from Balasaheb Thackeray Gorewada International Zoological Park, Nagpur, Maharashtra, under the animal exchange programme, according to H. Jayaprakash Bhandary, director of the park. […]

MU: Online registration begins to participate in convocation

Thursday, March 9th, 2023

Mangalore: Eligible Ph.D. degree candidates, gold medal winners and cash prize winners who wish to attend the 41st convocation of Mangalore University to be held at Mangala Auditorium of Mangalore University on March 15th at 11 am in person can register their names and details at (available in Mangalore University website). If case of […]

Student lost Rs 22.5 lakh in medical seat scam

Thursday, March 9th, 2023

Mangaluru : An aspiring medical student was duped of Rs 22.5 lakh, by being promised a seat in a Mangaluru-based college. Incidentally, the aspirant, along with his father, had even visited the college. In a complaint filed at the Ullal police station on Monday, the father of the victim stated that he received a call […]

Lorry driver suffers seizures, loses control over vehicle

Thursday, March 9th, 2023

Bantwal : A lorry which went out of control of its driver after he suffered seizures, rammed into stationed vehicles on the roadside, barged into a petrol bunk and hit a car near B C Road on March 9, Thursday. The lorry was on way to Hassan from Mangaluru when the mishap took place. The […]

Four rescued and woman kingpin arrested in a prostitution racket at Thokkottu

Wednesday, March 8th, 2023

Mangaluru: The Ullal police busted a prostitution racket and arrested a woman at Pandith house near Thokkottu, on March 7. The arrested has been identified, as Rukiya (50) from Bolanthur, Bantwal Taluk. The Ullal police raided a house “YANVI” located in Pandit House, Vijeth Nagar, Permannur on receiving information about a prostitution racket operating from […]

Cooker bomb blast Accused Shariq taken to Shivamogga

Wednesday, March 8th, 2023

Shivamogga: The main accused in the Mangaluru Cooker bomb blast case H. Mohammad Shariq was brought to Shivamogga by the police for conducting a mahazar. Shariq was accompanied by the officials when the mahazar was conducted. The suspected terrorist Shariq who was in the hospital under treatment for two and a half months was discharged […]