Pigmy collector gets 10 years RI for sexually abusing minor

Saturday, April 10th, 2021

Mangaluru : The additional district and sessions judge, fast-track sessions court-1, (Pocso), Savithri V Bhat, on Friday sentenced a pigmy collector to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment (RI) and a fine of Rs 1 lakh, in a case booked under the provisions of the Pocso Act. Special public prosecutor Venkataramana Swamy told reporters that in […]

Vishwa Hindu Parishad welcomes ban on cattle trade for slaughter

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Mangaluru : The Central government’s move to ban on cattle trade for slaughter Vishwa Hindu Parishad Gorakshak Pramukh Dinesh Pai welcomed and said that VHP strongly supports the order. Speaking in a press conference on Tuesday May 30, he said, that the Parishad will hold a campaign to create awareness for the full-fledged implementation of […]

Mangaluru police in search of four accused; seek public help

Friday, July 15th, 2016

Mangaluru: Police have requested the city people to help to find the four accused who are wanted in several criminal cases. Vijay alias Monkeystand Vijay (30) of Monkeystand Shanta Alva Mission Compound, Sampath Bangera (20), Malik (19) of Gorigudde Purple Street lane and Praveen alias Chotu (23) of Ashokanagar 6 B cross are the wanted […]

A 65-year-old woman murdered; police arrest family members

Friday, September 19th, 2014
Kasargod woman murdered

Kasaragod : Kasargod police have arrested family members in connection with the murder of a 65-year-old woman at her residence at Koolathur in Bedakam village in Kasaragod district. It is learnt that, the death of quarry labourer Ammalu Amma came to light after her grandson Sharath(20), informed the Bedakam police that his grandmother had committed […]

Police file case against deceased, two others for murder and abetment

Sunday, August 17th, 2014
Akshya Finance

Mangalore : In connection to the deaths of Shailesh, owner of Akshaya Finance, wife and daughter at Hoigebail, Urwa Chilimbi, police have registered two cases against three. Urwa police have booked Shailesh with murder case under Indian Penal Code (IPC) section 302 for killing wife, Savitha, and daughter, Vidyalaxmi. The police have also charged three […]

DSS demand Baba Ramdev’s arrest, burns his effigy

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014
DSS protest

Mangalore : The embers of Karnataka Dalita Sangharsha Samiti (DSS) staged a protest in front of DC Office on May 6, Tuesday condemning the recent remarks by yoga guru Baba Ramdev against Dalit women for Congress national vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s visit to Dalit colonies. Addressing the protestors, Prof Umesh Chandra said that Baba Ramdev had […]

Journalists condemns Minister Jain for his threatening call to journo

Sunday, May 4th, 2014

Mangalore : DK District Working Journalists’ Union members staged a protest in front of DC Office on May 3, Saturday, against State Minister Abhayachandra Jain for threatening union member Yahodhara Bangera. Addressing the protestors, P B Harish Rai, president of DK Working Journalists’ Union said that such a threatening call by Minister is condemned. Later […]