Father arrested for raping minor girl

Thursday, January 10th, 2013
Father arrested for raping minor girl

Chikmagalur : A person who was accused of raping his daughter, was beaten up by the public, at Kalludoddi on Wednesday morning. The man has been identified as Rahamath Ulla Khan (45). The neighbours caught him and tied him to an electricity pole and thrashed him. They garlanded him with sandals before handing him over […]

Gang rape of Bantwal girl in Kumble : 3 arrested

Saturday, December 29th, 2012
3 arrested

Mangalore : In connection with the alleged gang rape of a Bantwal girl in Kumble, the police apprehended three persons from Kanhangad on December 28, Friday. However, the arrested namely  Muhammed Kunhi alias Asgar (24), Hussain (26) and Unais (35) have denied the charges and said they came to know about it through the media […]

Sowjanya murder case : one person arrested

Friday, October 12th, 2012

Belthangady: Reports reveal that the police who are investigating into the case of rape and murder of Sowjanya, a student of SDM College, Ujire, have arrested a youth on October 11, Thursday. The arrested is Santosh Bajagoli of Karkala. Reliable sources reveal that he is learnt to have admitted to having killed Sojanya. Meanwhile, reports […]

Terror suspect Aijaz Ahmed was not engaged in any sensitive work, clarifies DRDO

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

Bangalore: The Defence Research and Development Orgnaisation has clarified that Aijaz Ahmed Mirza, a junior research fellow with DRDO who was among the 11 arrested by the police on the charges of terror links, was not engaged in any sensitive work and that no vital information has been compromised. Disciplinary action is being taken as […]

Five held in Karnataka on charges of spreading rumours

Saturday, August 18th, 2012
preading rumours

New Delhi : Five persons were arrested on Friday on the charge of spreading rumours that triggered the exodus of people hailing from Northeastern states residing in Karnataka, Chief Minister Jagdish Shettar said on Friday. He said four other persons have been identified and they are going to be arrested soon. “Five persons have already […]

BJP men among 7 arrested for indulging in prostitution in city

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012
BJP leaders

Mangalore: The Pandeshwar Police, on August 6, Monday raided an apartment at Subhashnagar in Mangalore and arrested a total of seven persons including four women for allegedly indulging in prostitution. Almost three of the arrested including a woman were said to be BJP workers. The woman, it is said was a local BJP leader. Two […]

2 chain snatchers arrested; gold worth Rs 5 lakh seized

Monday, July 30th, 2012
Chain snatchers

Mangalore:  Suratkal police have arrested two persons on charges of resorting to chain snatching at various places and have seized gold weighing 160 grams from them. A two wheeler has also been seized. The arrested are Mohammad Rafiq of BC Road and Sarfaraz of Salmara in Puttur. It is learnt, the two were wanted in […]

Congress leader Janardhan Poojari condemns Morning Mist attack

Monday, July 30th, 2012
Janardhana Poojary

Mangalore: Senior Congress leader B Janardhan Poojari has strongly condemned the raid on the Morning Mist Home Stay at Padil by Hindu Jagarana Vedike activists and demanded stern action against the attackers. Speaking to reporters, he said this was nothing but an intelligent way to molest girls. He also blamed the ruling BJP government in […]

Moral policing : 8 Hindu Jagarana Vedike activists arrested ; FIR against 2 scribes

Sunday, July 29th, 2012
Hindu Jagarana Vedike activists arrested

Mangalore: ADGP Bipin Gopalkrishna who has rushed to Mangalore in the wake of Saturday’s Morning Mist raid case, has informed that eight persons have been arrested in connection with the case, while FIRs have also been filed against two journalists –Naveen Soorinje of Kasturi channel and Sharan of Sahaya TV who were at the spot […]

3 including 2 minors arrested for counterfeit currency circulation in city

Saturday, July 28th, 2012
arrested for counterfeit currency circulation in city

Mangalore: Three persons of West Bengal origin, two of them minors were arrested by the Barke police on Friday on the charges of circulating counterfeit currency. Nearly 400 notes of Rs 500 denomination were recovered from them. The arrested are Niranjan Chowdhury (22), Sunil Chowdhury (14) and Mannu Choudhary (15). The main accused in this […]