Dog tied to bike and dragged on road about 2 km, accused arrest

Sunday, May 23rd, 2021
Irayya

Mangaluru : The police have arrested two persons including a minor, for allegedly tying the dog to a bike and dragging it for about 2.0-km at Konchady to Maryhill in Mangaluru. One of those arrested is Irayya Basayya Hiremath, a worker in a farmhouse in Konchady. The dog had bitten his slipper, which made him angry […]

Special meeting to decide Kambala calender for upcoming season

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
Kambala

Mangaluru : A new team of office-bearers for the District Kambala Samiti set to assume office at a special general meeting on Sunday for the preparations to organise Kambala events during this year’s season, said Rajeev Shetty. The meeting to be held at Swarna Mandira in Moodbidri near here from 2 p.m., the meeting will […]

MCC to introduce mandatory licensing for domestic dogs

Thursday, January 28th, 2016
Dog licence

Mangaluru : The City Corporation has proposed to introduce mandatory licensing system for keeping domestic dogs. But the elected council has applied a break to it for the time being on the grounds that it should be discussed thoroughly. According to the corporation, the licensing system has been proposed to reduce the menace of stray […]

Police raids a illegal abattoir at Uppinangady

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
Uppinangady cow

Mangaluru : A team of the Dakshina Kannada police on Sunday night raided a farmhouse in Bajattur village near Uppinangady where a illegal abattoir was functioning. The police rescued two calves and seized articles used for slaughtering. In another incident, the Puttur Rural police arrested a person who allegedly transported 16 cattle near Balnad village. […]

Kambala gets court’s green signal for now

Monday, December 15th, 2014
Kambala Green Signal

Mangaluru : The Karnataka High Court on Monday gave green signal for conducting of “Kambala”, traditional slush track buffalo race, in various locations of Coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi during this season. Justice S. Abdul Nazeer passed the interim order by staying the decisions of the Dakshina Kannada and Udupi district administrations, which […]