Uttama Prajakeeya Party believes in real democracy : Upendra

Thursday, April 4th, 2019
Upendra

Mangaluru :  Total 28 candidates from all 28 Lok Sabha constituencies contesting for this election. The candidates for 12 constituencies have been announced already. In the remaining 16 constituencies, the names will be announced after April 7 said ”Upendra, actor filmmaker and founder of the Uttama Prajakeeya on Wednesday. The actor was addressing a press meet at the […]

Save Democracy and constitution, a campaign for Plural India

Saturday, February 2nd, 2019
pucl

Mangaluru:  PUCL Campaign to save Democracy and Constitution through Street Drama, was received well by people in Mangaluru. As a part of Country wide Jatha, state PUCL has kick started it in Bengaluru on 26th January this year, since on this day the constitution draft committee headed by Dr. Ambedkar passed the draft and the […]

Secularism and democracy cannot be existed without each other: Aditya Mukharjee

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
JNU University

Mangaluru: “Secularism is impossible without democracy, same democracy is impossible without secularism. Both are attached with one another and one cannot exist without another,” said Prof Aditya Mukhjarjee, professor of history at JNU University, Delhi. He was addressing the gathering in a programme at Mangaluru University organized by B V Kakkillaya Foundation, Samadarshi Foundation, Hosathu […]

Democracy is weakened by the subsidies, freebies and cash for votes: N Gopal Swamy

Thursday, July 21st, 2016
Corp Bank

Mangaluru: Democracy has been weakened by bribing and luring of free gifts during election to get votes opined former chief election commissioner N Gopal Swamy. Addressing the gathering at a seminar on ‘subsidies, freebies and cash for votes- democracy in peril’ organised by Corporation Bank Officers and Balasubrahmanya Foundation on Wednesday, he said that in […]

‘Freedoms and Dissent in a Democracy’ seminar held

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
Kavita Krishnan

Mangaluru : The practice of projecting the country with certain religions and cultures are deplorable said, Kavita Krishnan, secretary of the All-India Progressive Women’s Association on Monday. Speaking on Freedoms and Dissent in a Democracy’ organized by Citizens Forum for Mangalore Development in association with Women’s Cell of St Aloysius College at Eric Mathias Hall […]

Ambedkar is a social revolutionary : Prof K Phaniraj

Monday, September 7th, 2015
Ambedkar Jayanthi

Surathkal : As part of a State-wide campaign on ‘Ambedkar for Youth and Democracy’ to mark 125th birth anniversary celebrations of Dr B R Ambedkar, National Law School Ambedkar Study Centre and Govindadasa First Grade College, Surathkal will organise series of programmes in the district at A V Hall of Govindadas First Grade College, Surathkal […]

Let the Independence Day spirit live on

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012
Independence Day

Mangalore : India, the largest democracy in the world is celebrating its 65th Independence Day, a Day to rejoice and also recollect the tremendous hard works put in by  great national leaders pioneered by Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation, to lead the nation to Independence. Today, over half a century down the line, […]

Congress Candidate J P Hegde has Rs 3 .21 crores assets and Rs 2.10 crores of liabilities declared before Bypoll

Thursday, March 1st, 2012
Jayaprakash-hegde

Chikkamagalur: Poor Congressmen ! They are ruling since 6 decades with a heritage of thousands of years in history of mining wealth, plenty of rivers, and large holdings of land. They are sacrificing for the country whatever they had or earned and created a democracy, with a constitution in written form only to serve common […]

Anna sahib Hazare video message on RD urges power to grom sabhas

Friday, January 27th, 2012
Anna Hazare

Ahmednagara : In a 63rd Republic Day message given to Indian people at large, and people elected representations sitting in parliament at New Delhi in particular, passing laws that are applied to one and all, but hardly concerning/consulting them in a democracy, social reformer annasaheb Hazare in a recorded video message here on Jan 25, […]

Chief Minister Should respect for democracy : Parameshwar

Monday, October 17th, 2011
G-Parameshwar

Udupi : Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) President G Parameshwar today said if Chief Minister D V Sadananda Gowda has any respect for democracy and Constitution, he should resign and dissolve the assembly to seek fresh mandate from the people as 75 per cent of his cabinet colleagues are party to all wrong decisions taken […]