16-year-old Nikitha Cutinha dies in Derebail Accident

Monday, April 9th, 2018

Mangaluru: The 16-year-old 2nd PUC St. Aloysius College student Nikitha Cutinha, who was knocked down opposite Derebail Church by a woman over-speeding with her car has breathed her last. After battling for her life for days at a private hospital, Ms. Cuthina passed away on April 9th. Nikitha is the daughter of Jerome Cuthina and […]

State government sanctioned Rs. 9 crore govt. employees quarters

Sunday, July 12th, 2015

Mangaluru : The State government has sanctioned Rs. 9.5 crore for building new apartments for government employees in Derebail and Hathill, for renovating existing government quarters at Urwa Stores, and building new apartment at  Urwa Stores, Ivan D’Souza, MLC, said here on Saturday. He told presspersons that he had raised concerns over the poor condition […]

Son refusing to convert into a believer assaulted by father

Thursday, October 30th, 2014
believer assaulted

Mangalore : A 23-year old youth was assaulted by his father for not converting into a ‘Believer’ at Derebail on October 29, Wednesday. The youth identified as Rupert Quardros, belonging to the Roman Catholic (RC) community was assaulted by his father Cyprian Quardros for not believing in church and priestly culture is against their sects. […]

Hill behind under construction site collapsed at Derebail, claims a life

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
under construction site collapsed

Mangalore : A hill behind the construction site near Derebail Church collapsed, claiming a life of a labourer and injuring two others on April 30, Wednesday afternoon. The deceased is identified as Kasappa hailing from Badami, who was buried under the building being raised by Victoria Builders. The fire service personnel, who arrived on the […]

Dalits accuse land grab in Derebail by forging documents

Monday, August 26th, 2013

Mangalore : A  Dalit representative Sridhar who participated in the monthly SC/ST grievance meeting held at Police Commissioner’s office  on August 25, Sunday  one Suresh Poojary had encroached a part of the land allotted to the Dalits by the government. He alleged that Suresh had forged documents to prove that the land in  survey 101/3 […]

Mudslip at construction site : building licence cancelled

Friday, November 23rd, 2012
Essel Heights building

Mangalore: The Mangalore City Corporation has temporarily suspended the license of Essel Heights which is under construction at Derebail following the recent mishap at the construction site wherein a labourer was killed and six others were  injured in mud slip. Notice has also been served on Somayaji Estates Pvt Ltd in this regard. According to […]

One labour dies, seven others rescued in landslip at constrn site at Derebail Konchady

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012
landslip at Derebaile

Mangalore : A construction worker died and seven others were rescued after land from a nearby hill caved in at a construction site at Derebail Konchady in Mangalore on November 20, Tuesday. The deceased construction worker is Abdul Vadath Mundal from Kolkata. The fire fighters could rescue the seven others trapped beneath the soil after […]

Lohitaksha returns home from Saudi Arabian prison after one year

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

18.06.10 Mangalore : On June 17, Lohitaksha, a crane operator from Derebail Kanchady, who had served in Saudi Arabia for 15 years and got injured in the crane accident in 2009 for which he was imprisoned since then in an alien country, secured  his release and headed for India to his home on Wednesday. He […]