Namma Angadi inaugurated at Manipal

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013
Namma Angadi inaugurat

Manipal : Eminent writer Vaidehi has expressed her grave concern over the rising cases of atrocities on women  in urban areas. Speaking after inaugurating the annual tenth edition of Namma Angadi, organised at the premises of Manipal Institution f Communications here on March 1, Friday, she urged the students of mass communications to create awareness […]

Differently abled children take active part in torch run as part of Saanidhya Panama sports fest

Friday, February 22nd, 2013
Panama sports fest

Mangalore : Several differently abled children actively participated in the torch run  organised as part of Saanidhya Panama Kreeda Mahotsava -2013 on February 21. Senior Congress leader B Janardhan Poojari flagged off the run at the premises of Sri Gokarnanatheshwara Temple. The run was held upto Mangala stadium. A three-day state-level sports meet of differently […]

Woman gives birth to five children in Dubai hospital

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
Woman gives birth to five children in Dubai hospital

Dubai : A Syrian mother, Ranim Amir Borak, has given birth to quintuplets – three boys and two girls – via caesarean section at a hospital in Dubai. The children, born prematurely, are currently at the hospital’s neonatal unit and are in a stable condition.  The children were conceived naturally after five years of marriage. […]

Guiding Stars-Treasure Hunt for visually impaired on Nov18

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

Mangalore : Guiding Stars- a four wheeler treasure hunt for the visually impaired will be held on November 18, Sunday under the joint auspices of the Mangalore Coastal Round Table 190,  Roman & Catherine School for the Blind, Mangalore and Asha Kiran, Chikmagalur The route for Guiding Stars is scripted in Braille. On the day […]

City celebrating Festival of Lights with joyous mood

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

Mangalore: The festival of lights is here and the city is celebrating Diwali with a joyous mood and the true festive spirit. After a hectic shopping spree for Diwali, be it new clothes or crackers, the populace is now busy with the celebrations. The entire city wears a festive looks with shops, malls and business […]

Inchara Residential camp to conclude today

Saturday, October 20th, 2012
Inchara Residential camp

Mangalore:  ‘Inchara’, a residential summer camp for children organized by the Shasthavu Sri Bhoothanatheshwara Temple and Sri Bhoothanatheshwara Bhajana Mandali, under the leadership of Sri Vijaynath Vittal Shetty, will conclude on October 20, Saturday In all 64 school children are participating in this week-long meet, which is being held in association with Hindu Seva Pratishtan. […]

Truck rolls over house near Iruvail : 3 kids injured

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012
Truck Rolls over House

Moodbidri : Three children sustained injuries when a truck loaded with limestone rolled over their house near Iruvail on October 16, Tuesday. The injured are Aschitha (7), Manya (3) and Yathvi who is one year old, all of them daughters of Shekar Bhandary.  The accident occurred after the truck driver lost control over his vehicle […]

Sunday Science School for children at St Agnes College

Monday, August 6th, 2012

Mangalore :   The Science Forum of St Agnes College(Autonomous) has embarked upon a unique programme in order to develop the creative talents of the children. It has arranged ‘Sunday Science School’, a series of hands-on science activity programmes for school children, in collaboration with the Centre for Advanced Learning.The first such programme was held on […]

KSBWF protest against move to stop scholarship for children

Thursday, July 26th, 2012
Beedie workers

Mangalore: Karnataka State Beedi Workers Federation staged a protest and jail bharo programme in front of DC Office on July 26, Thursday against a move to stop scholarship, being provided to the children of beedi workers from class I to VIII. Addressing the protestors, P Sanjeeva, president of SKBWF (AITUC) said that the Central government […]

Scholarships distributed to meritorious children of police personnel

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

Mangalore : In all 43 meritorious children of police personnel received a scholarship amount of Rs 25000 each, in all totaling to Rs 11 lakh, thanks to Nigel Colaco, son of  the well-known NRI entrepreneur and philanthropist. What was more special was that the entire amount was contributed by Nigel out of his own savings.  […]