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 […]

Festivals have been commercialised: Dr Mohan Alva

Saturday, November 5th, 2016
Alva’s Deepavali

Moodabidiri: “festivals work as a linkage bond between humans and they increase love and harmony among each other. So, our ancestors have given us festivals according to our religion and cultural differences, but such festivals have been commercialised in present era,” said Alva’s educational foundation President Dr Mohan Alva. He was speaking after offering special […]

Ivan shifts deepavali celebrations venue after facing objections

Thursday, October 27th, 2016
ivan diwali

Mangaluru: “The venue of Deepavali celebration has been shifted near Kadri Park as Bhajaranga Dal and VHP objected to celebrate it at Kadri temple premises,” said Chief Whip of the government in Legislative Assembly Ivan D’Souza. Addressing the media personnel on Thursday at his office in MCC, he said that last year he had organised […]