Fully automated food and beverage vending machines installed at Mangaluru International Airport

Monday, February 7th, 2022
Airport Vending Machine

Mangaluru : The Mangaluru International Airport, in its continued endeavor to create seamless experiences for the guests, has introduced two Vendiman vending machines at the domestic and international security hold areas (SHA) of the airport. The machines are contactless, cashier less and provide guests with nutritious authentic food and beverage offering. Fully automated, the vending machines […]

Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts will get red parboiled rice from November

Thursday, May 27th, 2021
Umesh Katti

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts will get red parboiled rice under the Public Distribution System (PDS) will get from November by this year said Minister for food, civil supplies and consumer affairs, Umesh Katti here on Thursday, May 27. Minister for food, civil supplies and consumer affairs, Umesh Katti organised a meeting, following the proposal to […]

Public contact meet on Jan 28 to discuss woes of LPG consumers

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013
Public contact meet

Mangalore: A public contact meet will be held at Town Hall on January 28 at 2.30 pm to discuss the problems faced by consumers due to the cap on subsidized LPG cylinders as well as the delay in supplying LPG cylinders to consumers. The meeting has been convened under the aegis of the Gas and […]

Food worth crores for poor children siphoned off in Maharashtra, finds Supreme Court panel

Saturday, November 3rd, 2012
Food Suply

Mumbai: In a grim reminder of the continuing misery of the poor in India, a report by a Supreme Court panel has revealed widespread irregularities in the production and supply of food for malnourished children in Maharashtra. While private contractors illegally supplied food and made massive profits, the poor children, who were entitled to the […]

One person dies in tempo-bus collision at Pavanje

Sunday, August 5th, 2012
tempo-bus collision

Udupi: A collision between a tempo and a bus at Pavanje  near Haleyangady claimed the life of one person on the morning of August 5, Sunday. The tempo driver Rayan D’Souza, died in the accident while one Vincy was injured. Both are residents of Kenchanakere. If the private bus was proceeding towards Udupi from Mangalore, […]

Karnataka computerised Ration card project,Rs. 55 crore lost

Monday, April 2nd, 2012
ahara kar-nic-in

Bangalore: Karnataka’s Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department has wasted Rs 54.53 crore by entrusting to a private company the computerisation project to digitise the data collected through a house-to-house survey and issue computerised ration cards to the eligible families. “The Department wasted Rs 54.53 crore through its failure to enforce the agreed terms […]

Aharotsav and Yuva Krithi displays talents and tastes of India

Friday, January 13th, 2012
National Youth Festival food

Mangalore : As a part of 17th National Youth Festival (NYF), Aharothsav, a food festival and Yuva Krithi, an art fair was being inaugurated at the Karavali Utsav Grounds on Jan 13 Friday. Aharotsav Ajay Maken, the union minister for youth affairs and sports in the presence of District-in-charge minister Krishna J. Palemar inaugurated the […]

Milk Prices up: Fodder rates down in 2012: KMF

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011
Cow feed

Bangalore: Apart from having raised the milk rates per liter by a cool Rs5, the KMF Dairymen have decided to help farmers through reduced rates for their cattle fodder. The idea is to reduce the fodder rates by Rs300 a ton, form New Year Day, 01-01-2012. Fodder is not in good stocks, due to drought […]

CPI (M) stage protests against inflation

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

Mangalore : The CPI (M) held a demonstration in front of the DC’s office on November 2, Wednesday protesting against shortage of food, inflation, corruption, expensive fertilizers, and foreign direct investment (FDI), as part of its nationwide campaign. Addressing the protestors, B. Madhava secretary condemned FDI, stating that it will leave five crore families in […]

Poor food Anganawadis spoil health : Committee asked to investigate.

Thursday, June 24th, 2010
ZP Meeting

The poor quality food prepared by Christy Food Gram Industries for Anganawadis left a bad taste in the mouth, and ruined the health of eaters (children and teachers) because of early expiry validity, was the complaint made by Ullal MLA, U.T. Khader and some ZP members to the ZP chief in the monthly progress review […]