Police seized ganja worth Rs 27 lakhs near Karnataka Kerala Border

Wednesday, February 1st, 2023

Mangaluru : Police have arrested three persons on the charges of drugs trafficking at Karnataka Kerala Border Nettilapadavu and have seized ganja worth Rs 27 lakhs, a Forde car and other goods worth Rs 32,07,000 from them. Those arrested are Aboobakker Siddique alias Harris (35) of Manjeshwar Hosabettu Kadapuram, Akhil M (25) of Kumble and […]

DK SP Sonavane Rishikesh Bhagawan transferred

Wednesday, February 1st, 2023

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada District Superintendent of Police Sonavane Rishikesh Bhagawan has been transferred by the state government and has been posted as the SP of Intelligence. SP Intelligence Amathe Vikram will take charge as the new SP of Dakshina Kannada.

9 medical students granted bail in ganja case

Wednesday, February 1st, 2023

Mangaluru : The Principal District and Sessions Judge, Dakshina Kannada, Ravindra M. Joshi, who is also a special Judge for NDPS Act cases, on Tuesday, January 31, granted bail to nine more medical students arrested recently by the city police on charges of possessing and consuming cannabis. The bail was granted to Vidush Kumar, Sharanya […]

One-year old baby dies as autorickshaw overturns

Tuesday, January 31st, 2023

Belthangady : A one-year old baby lost his life when an autorickshaw which went out of control of the driver overturned at Malady. Nitte residents Santosh and Neetha were travelling with their baby to a relative’s house in the autorickshaw when the vehicle rammed into a bridge and overturned. The baby which was in his […]

14 year old boy commits suicide by hanging

Tuesday, January 31st, 2023

Mangaluru : A 14 year old boy has committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling fan of his house at Kotimura in Padavu B village on January 30, Monday. The deceased is Jnanesh, son of Jagadish. Police said Jnanesh was reprimanded by his parents for excessive use of mobile phone following which the boy […]

Forest officer convicted, sentenced to 5 yrs imprisonment and Rs 1.5 Cr fine

Friday, January 27th, 2023

Mangaluru: A forest department official was convicted by a court here on January 27 in a disproportionate assets case. The Third Additional District Sessions (Special) Court Judge B B Jakati here convicted S Raghava Paatali, a Range Forest Officer of Sahyadri Range in Belthangady under the provisions of the Prevention of Corruption Act 1988 and […]

Srinivas University receives grant from SERB

Friday, January 27th, 2023

Mangaluru: Dr. Sandhya Shenoy, Associate Professor from Department of Materials Science and Engineering of Institute of Engineering and Technology, Srinivas University, Mukka has been granted an amount of Rs. 46 lakhs by Science and Engineering Research Board, Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India to carry out research on thermoelectric materials under SRS Scheme. […]

Republic Day : One must remember the sacrifices made by our ancestors : Dr Yathish Kumar

Thursday, January 26th, 2023

Mangaluru : “An Awareness on the duties of a citizen is the need of the hour. Republic Day is one of India’s greatest successes and achievements. It is one of the reasons why people of India can practice their democratic rights and responsibilities. One must remember the sacrifices made by our ancestors and the freedom […]

Dakshina Kannada District administration celebrates 74th Republic Day

Thursday, January 26th, 2023

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada District administration celebrated the 74th Republic Day  at the Nehru Maidan here on January 26, Thursday with patriotic fervour. Dakshina Kannada District in-charge Minister and State Minister for Kannada, Culture and Energy Sunil Kumar unfurled the national tri-colour and received the guard of honour. Deputy Commissioner M R Ravikumar, ZP CEO […]

India’s 74th Republic Day Celebration at Mangaluru International Airport

Thursday, January 26th, 2023

Mangaluru: Mangaluru International Airport celebrated the 74th Republic Day in an atmosphere filled with patriotic pride. The gathering that comprised various stakeholders of the airport, relived the spirit in which the nation adopted the Constitution as its guiding principle and roadmap to the nation’s progress on this very day in 1950. The synchronized display of […]