Crackers bursting issue : Travel agency manager murdered

Thursday, November 4th, 2021
Vinayaka Kamath

Mangaluru : A brawl over bursting of crackers in an apartment complex during Deepavali celebrations led to the murder of a 45-year-old manager of a travel firm, in Car Street in Mangaluru on November 4. The police gave the name of the deceased as Vinayak Kamath, manager of Vikram Travels in Karangalpady. According to the […]

Huge peepal tree uprooted at Car Street, three vehicles damaged

Sunday, January 24th, 2021

Mangaluru: A huge peepal tree near Venkataramana Temple at Car Street here fell on three vehicles on Sunday, January 24. The peepal tree got uprooted and fell on the vehicles at around 8.10 am today. A crane, a water tanker, and one car were damaged in the incident. No other casualties were reported. Sources said that the tree […]

Mangalore : Thieves drilled a hole in a jewelery shop wall and stole gold

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

Mangaluru : Thieves drilled a hole into the wall of a jewellery shop and escaped with over one kilogram of gold at Bhavanthi Street in Car street. The incident came to light on Tuesday, September 3 when the shop ‘Arun Jewellers’ was opened for business. It is gathered that the shop was closed from Saturday. […]

Police seize one crore rupees at Car Street, one nabbed

Friday, May 17th, 2019

Mangaluru: The city police seized unaccounted one crore rupees and nabbed a person in Car Street area on Friday. Manjunath (56), resident of Malleshwaram in Bengaluru one crore rupees is the arrested person. He was spotted in Car Street area, on Friday morning when the Mangalore Noth police were patrolling. When questioned, his behaviour was suspicious and on […]

Annual Car Festival Kodial teru held at Venkatramana Temple, Car Street

Thursday, February 14th, 2019
Kodial Teru

Mangaluru : The Gaud Saraswat Brahmin (GSB) community celebrated the annual Car Festival, (Kodial Teru) at Sri Venkatramana Temple, Car Street here on Tuesday, Febraury 12. The idol of Lord Veera Venkatesha was brought in a golden palanquin from the Temple and placed in a decorated chariot, amidst the chanting of ‘Srimad Ramaramana Govinda, Govinda’ […]

Mangaluru : A student arrested over Money doubling fraud

Monday, July 24th, 2017

Mangaluru : Barke police have arrested a college student collecting over Rs 50 lakh money from the students as the promise of doubling their money. The student Vinod (20) has been taken into police custody on Saturday after his collegemates complained of his fraud. It is said, Vinod had borrowed three lakh rupees from Sunil […]

Udupi Paryaya procession on Jan.18 at 3.30 am from Jodukatte to Car Street takes place

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Udupi: Thousands of Sri Krishna devotees took Part in a colorful procession at Udupi on the early morning of Saturday (Jan.18) along with dancers, band sets, band music, Tiger dances, floats, depicting Puranic scenes, flags and umbrellas, Nasik bands from Mangalore, Kunjargiri, Marpalli, Alevoor and other places, and above all Kaniyoor Math Swamiji Vidyavallabha Tirtha […]

Puttur Mahalingeshwara Car Festivals on April 16-17 with fireworks, bands and colours at night sky

Friday, April 13th, 2012

Puttur: The decoration works (such as flags, vegetables and nuts tying on sides, colour painting, wood worthiness of the cart etc) of small chariot to be drawn by devotees and pilgrims around the car street, on the outer circle courts of the temple at night on Monday. The giant chariot (Brahma Ratha) festival is scheduled […]

Heavy loss in Car Street shed, due to fire on March 28

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

Mangalore: These fire cases are not only increasing in Western Ghats forest areas, but in cities as well, due to careless attitudes among householders. A fire erupted in a house of J.P. Shetty, a paint businessman at Baikampady, on Wednesday in lower Car Street. Shetty was heating paints in a shed at his house, when […]

Splendors Mini-Srishti Car Festival scenes

Saturday, December 31st, 2011
Splendors Mini-Srishti Car Festival scenes

Subrahmanya: As a part of the Kiru-Srishti Festival held in the hoary Kukke Subrahmanya Temple, a Car-pulling spectacle was arranged as seen by devotees thronging at the Car Street on Friday (Dec 30). The deity was taken out on a high chariot and a worship (Puja Ceremony) was held at Savari Mantapa on a platform, […]