Man booked posting obscene photos of children on Facebook

Wednesday, November 24th, 2021

Mangaluru : The police attached to Cyber Economics and Narcotics (CEN) police station in Dakshina Kannada have registered a case on Tuesday against a man for allegedly uploading obscene pictures and videos of children on Facebook. The suspect was identified as Mahammed Latheef, a resident of Sajipamooda in Bantwal taluk. Latheef had allegedly uploaded obscene […]

Anganwadi and Kindergarten schools reopen for the children

Monday, November 8th, 2021

Mangaluru : After a gap of one-and-a-half years Children returned to Anganwadi centres in Mangaluru on Monday. All the 2,108 centres were sanitised to welcome the kids. Further, all the workers and assistants have been vaccinated in the district. Children were asked to sit at a distance of one metre from each other. The Anganwadi centres remained open till 12 […]

Two men kidnapped class 11 student, raped in a forested area

Saturday, October 17th, 2020

Lucknow  : A Class 11 student on her way to see her mother who was admitted to Jalaun district hospital was kidnapped by two men, dragged to a forested area and raped in Orai town, the police said on Friday. She lost consciousness at some point and was left there by the two. The two […]

Woman Commits Suicide after giving Sleeping Tablets to Mother and Children

Saturday, October 10th, 2020
Sleeping Tablet

Mangaluru: A 38-year-old woman committed suicide after she gave sleeping tablets to her one-and-a-half-year-old daughter, son, and mother at Preethi Nagar in Shaktinagar here on October 10, Saturday. The deceased has been identified as Pramila (38) from Shaktinagar and her one-and-a-half-year-old daughter Ishabni. Her mother, Shashikala (60) and son Ashis (15) now out of danger. According to the police on […]

Officials probing Nithyananda case booked for showing porn to children

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

New Delhi : Police officials investigating a case of abduction registered against self-styled godman Nithyananda have been charged under relevant sections of the POCSO Act for allegedly showing pornography to the children of his ashram, located near Ahmedabad, during the probe, an officer said on Monday. An FIR was registered against 14 people on March […]

Mangaluru : Students creativity comes to fore at traditional Gombe Habba

Monday, September 30th, 2019

Mangaluru : Gombe Habba or doll festival is one of the most important festivities observed during the Dasara season. While it catches the imagination of people of all ages, it is a joy for young children whose creativity comes alive during the festival of dolls. In the spirit of reviving our cultural heritage and enriching […]

Smart bus shelters to replace old ones in Mangaluru

Friday, September 6th, 2019

Mangaluru : Work on at least 24 smart bus shelters in Mangaluru is expected to be completed soon. Smart bus shelters will provide real time transit data like route numbers, information on arriving buses with their estimated arrival time as well as information on bus route maps and guides. They are expected to be user-friendly for […]

They gave biriyani to the children and raped them

Friday, March 15th, 2019

Kundapur: The secretary of Spoorthidhama trust and another person has been arrested by Kota police on charges of rape of orphaned minor girls in Kedur. The arrested are identified as Keshava Koteshwar, secretary of Spoorthidhama was arrested on Wednesday night. The other suspect is Hanumanthappa, a resident of Nooji resident and was arrested on Tuesday […]

Bus carrying school going children meets with an accident

Monday, December 25th, 2017

Udupi: A bus ferrying 65 students of Shri Maramma Devara Rural high school, Doddaramapura, Tumakuru, hit a tree near Karkala on Friday. According to police, few children sustained injuries due to the accident, and were taken to KMC Manipal hospital. A total seven children received minor injuries. The bus driver lost control of the vehicle […]

Helpline to help strengthen parents, children

Sunday, December 25th, 2016
Shanthi Sandesha Trust

Mangaluru : Shanthi Sandesha Trust, Resource and Development Centre on Child Rights, in collaboration with UNICEF, Hyderabad, has started parental helpline, to help parents and children who face problems in their life and provide counselling services to them whenever necessary. Sr Dulcine Crasta, director of Shanthi Sandesha Trust, Resource and Development Centre on Child Rights, […]