Medical student, officer held for selling ganja in Mangaluru

Friday, January 13th, 2023

Mangaluru : Ten persons were arrested, including medical students and an overseas citizen of India staying in Mangaluru for more than a decade, on charges of ganja-peddling and consumption. The accused, including four women, have been booked under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act. Mangaluru City police commissioner N Shashi Kumar on Wednesday said […]

Huge fire breaks out at Pachanady waste dumping yard

Saturday, January 7th, 2023

Mangaluru : A huge fire broke out at Pachanady landfill site yard triggered panic among residents in surrounding areas on Friday. About 10 fire tenders and water tankers were rushed to the dumping yard in order to douse the fire. “The fire might have been self-ignited due to methane content. Owing to strong wind and scorching […]

Nalin Kumar Kateel condemns Mangaluru auto explosion

Sunday, November 20th, 2022

Mangaluru : BJP State President and Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel condemned the conspiracy hatched to disrupt peace in Mangaluru after the auto explosion. Kateel in his tweet said both police and central agencies are capable of cracking such acts of terrorism. “Our BJP government at the center is also committed to root out […]

1 died, 1 seriously injured in electric shock while installing banner

Wednesday, November 9th, 2022

Belthangady : One person lost his life while another sustained critical injuries after they were electrocuted while putting up a banner for a Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh event, alongside the National Highway close by the Belthangady bus stand on November 8, Tuesday night. The deceased is Prashanth Acharya (32) of Belthangady. He was the driver of […]

MP Nalin Kumar Kateel flags off KSRTC bus services to Mangaluru International Airport

Tuesday, November 1st, 2022

Mangaluru : KSRTC bus services to the Mangaluru International Airport commenced on Kannada Rajyotsava on November 1. Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel flagged off the three buses named Karavali Kannadada Theru at the KSRTC bus terminus at Bejai. MLAs Vedavyas Kamath, Bharath Shetty, Umanath Kotian, MLC Pratap Simha Nayak, KSRTC Divisional Controller Rajesh Shetty […]

Vittal police arrested a person in gold jewellery theft case

Monday, October 31st, 2022
mohammed K U

Mangaluru : Vittal police of Dakshina Kannada district have arrested a man on the charges of stealing jewellery from a house in Idkidu village in Mittur of Bantwal taluk. The arrested is Mohammed K U,42, from Taliparamba in Kannur of Kerala. Police said a complaint was filed after the jewellery was stolen from a house […]

Police Inspector Nandish Incident: CM Bommai orders pro after DG & IG information

Sunday, October 30th, 2022

Bengaluru : Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said an inquiry into the demise of Police Inspector Nandish will be held after collecting details from DG & IGP. Talking to reporters here on Sunday, he said there was no question of thinking twice in regard to holding an inquiry into Inspector Nandish’s death. Gifts for scribes: Congress […]

KSRTC bus service will start to Mangaluru International Airport from Oct 31

Saturday, October 29th, 2022

Mangaluru : KSRTC bus service will begin from October 31 to the Mangaluru international airport in the city from Manipal and Mangaluru. From Manipal the bus services to Mangaluru international airport will be at 7.15 am, 8.45 am and 5.15 pm. From the international airport at Mangaluru to Manipal the buses will leave at 10.45 […]

Toll Gate Virodhi Horata Samithi begins Indefinite protest at Suratkal toll gate

Friday, October 28th, 2022
surathkal Toll gate

Mangaluru :The Toll Gate Virodhi Horata Samithi has begun indefinite protest demanding the authorities to vacate the toll plaza at Surathkal, from Friday. The protestors have said the protest will continue until the demand is fulfilled. They are heard shouting slogans against the BJP government, MP Nalin Kujmar Kateel, MLAs Vedavyas Kamath, Bharath Shetty and […]

There is an increase of hypertension cases among the middle class and poor

Saturday, October 22nd, 2022
Dr Sudhakar

Bengaluru : We are witnessing an increase in the number of hypertension among the middle class and the poor. The deaths occuring due to non communicable diseases are higher than those being caused from communicable diseases, said Karnataka Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar. Speaking at the Stroke Nursing Conclave 2022 event at Bangalore Medical College […]