Heavy rains in Udupi : Worse floods in Uppoor

Friday, August 10th, 2012
Heavy rains in Udupi

Kundapur:   Life in Uppoor village in Kundapur has been affected due to extensive floods. Residents of the town feel the problem has not been as grave as this during earlier monsoons. It is also complained that the highway works has further added to the problem as there is no outlet for the rain water. The […]

Compound wall of warehouse collapses at Mannagudda

Thursday, August 9th, 2012
Compound wall of warehouse

Mangalore : The compound wall of a warehouse at Mannagudda in Mangalore collapsed on August 8, Wednesday, due to heavy rains. The collapse of this particular compound wall triggered the collapse of  compound walls of Apeksha Apartment which in turn damaged compound walls of nearby three other houses. Though no one was injured, the nearby […]

Heavy rains : Water levels rise in Netravathi, Kumaradhara

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012
Heavy rains : Water levels rise in Netravathi, Kumaradhara

Puttur : Water levels in Netravathi river and Kumaradhara river are rising towards the danger level, thanks to the heavy rains that have been lashing the region since the past two days. The heavy rains have left several low lying areas inundated. The Hosamutt bridge was submerged on Monday and shops in the vicinity of […]

Heavy rains inundate Hosamutt bridge; landslides at Shiradi Ghat disrupt traffic

Saturday, July 28th, 2012
Heavy rains inundate Hosamutt bridge

Mangalore: Vehicular traffic on the Uppinangady-Kadaba-Subrahamanya Road was disrupted on Friday, July 28 after the Hosamutt Bridge submerged following rise in water level in Gundya River. Water in the bridge rose to six feet and police have been deployed to prevent entry of vehicles into the bridge. The overflowing Gundya river has led to inflow […]

Heavy rains; 3 electricity poles collapse in Jeppinamogaru

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012
Rain in Karavali

Mangalore: Mangalore and various places of Dakshina Kannada district has been experiencing heavy rains since the past couple of days leading to inundation of several low lying areas. The pilgrim town of Subrahamanya too is experiencing incessant rains and water level in Kumaradhara has also seen a rise. In Mangalore three electricity poles have collapsed […]

Mild tremors experienced on Kasturba Road panics people

Monday, June 25th, 2012
Mild tremors experienced on Kasturba Road  panics  people

Bangalore: The Kasturba Road in Bangalore experienced mild tremors at around 3.30 pm on Monday sending waves of panic. People were seen rushing out of buildings into the open amid the heavy rains. Most of the people working in upper floors of the buildings on this road experienced the tremors and many even said they […]

Heavy rains throw normal life out of gear in B’lore

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
Havy Rain Bangalore

Bangalore : Heavy rains that lashed the state capital on May 8, Tuesday threw normal life completely out of gear. Several low lying areas were left inundated, main roads too suffering due to water clogging and several trees got uprooted in various part of the city. The problems even led to traffic snarls hitting hard […]

Shaktinagar Temple of Sri GopalKrishna ready for 10-day devotional programmes

Thursday, April 19th, 2012
Koti Namaarchane

Mangalore: The 5th year commencement celebrations at Sri Gopala Krishna Temple in Shaktinagar and the offering of 1 crore Tulsi leaves to the deity by devotees took place as on Thursday morning April 19 at Shaktinagar. Last night, a special pandal erected for visitors was ruined by sharp winds and heavy rains in the area. […]

Splendid rainfalls in 5 districts in drought areas of north Karnataka

Thursday, April 5th, 2012
rain in bhatkal

Hubli: While ex-CM Yeddyurappa took CM DVS Gowda’s government to task, and Gowda issued a proclamation of “strict Vigilance” over draught conditions for the next 60 days until monsoon turned up, on Wednesday April 4 it rained hailstones and balls of ice in 4 districts, lashed by heavy rains on Wednesday as a God-send. Whereas […]

Tamil Nadu and Andhra coasts in turmoil: Cyclone “Thane” expected

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011
coasts in turmoil Cyclone

Hyderabad: Cyclone “Thane” has made her presence in Andamans and Andhra Coastal areas on Wednesday. Tamil Nadu and Andhra coasts at cuddalore and Nellore respectively are likely to be attacked by strong winds on or about Dec 30. “Thane” is already causing huge wages in Bay of Bengal, ready to rise high and strike shores […]