South Block Congress Committee holds jatha from Neharu statue

Wednesday, August 10th, 2022

Mangaluru : To mark the Platinum Jubilee year of Independence Day celebrations, the South Block Congress Committee took out a jatha from Neharu statue at Pandeshwar till Lalbagh on August 10, Wednesday.   The jatha commenced with leaders of the party garlanding the statue of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India at Pandeshwar. […]

MRPL only selected four candidates from the coastal district, locals neglected : Lobo

Monday, May 24th, 2021
Jr Lobo

Mangaluru : Former MLA J R Lobo said, the appointments  in MRPL should be made on the basis of the recommendations of Saroijini Mahishi report. Speaking to reporters here on May 24, Monday he said the expectations of locals that MRPL would create more job opportunities have not been realised. He said of the 233 appointments […]

Mangalore : Congress protests against DK Shivakumar arrest

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Mangaluru : District congress committee staged a protest here at the DC office on Wednesday, September 4, against the arrest of former minister and state Congress leader D K Shivakumar by Enforcement Directorate (ED). Addressing the protestors, former MLA J R Lobo said, “We condemn the arrest of D K Shivakumar. Enforcement directorate is harassing […]

Mangaluru will be the ‘gateway to Karnataka’ if congress comes power 

Saturday, April 13th, 2019

Mangaluru : J.R. Lobo, former MLA of Mangaluru City South, on Friday said the Congress, if elected to power at the Centre, will transform Mangaluru as the ‘gateway to Karnataka’ by developing it on all fronts. Speaking to presspersons here, Mr. Lobo said the Congress in its manifesto has promised to build expressways connecting Mangaluru […]

J R Lobo dreaming to become MLA again says MLA Vedavyas Kamath

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
Vedavyas Kamath

Mangaluru : Former MLA J R Lobo, with a desire to become MLA again, has launched a housing project in Shaktinagar without checking the status of land, Mangaluru South MLA Vedavyas Kamath charged on Friday. Kamath told mediapersons at BJP Office here, that Lobo had placed his interest above all as no money was set aside for […]

I am ready to swear before the God : J R Lobo

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Mangaluru : Former MLA J R Lobo has challenged Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel to face a test of truth. Kateel had accused Lobo of changing design for the flyover at Mahaveera Circle (Pumpwell) and causing hindrance in land acquisition. Coming down heavily on Kateel for accusing him and District In-charge Minister U T […]

The clipping even demanded an encounter against Poojary: J R Lobo

Friday, December 7th, 2018

Mangaluru: Former MLA J R Lobo urged the City Commissioner of Police to initiate stern action against those who posted a distasteful audio clip on social media against former Union minister B Janardhana Poojary. “Following Poojary’s statement in support of construction of the Ram Mandir on December 2, an audio clipping was uploaded on the […]

Dharmasthala Laksha Deepotsava: Inauguration of 86th Sarva Dharma Sammelana

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Beltangady: Sri Krishna devanandagiri Maharaj of Gujarat Sooryapeetha, said that blessings from the mother happens to be the most precious thing anyone can get. He also said that lives of people get positively transformed when they give importance to helping others and donating what they have. He also hailed Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari, Dr D Veerendra Heggade, […]

Kadri market to get a facelift at Rs 14.71 crore

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Mangaluru: The 40-year-old Kadri Market is all set to get a facelift as the Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) has proposed to a full-fledged market complex at an estimated cost of Rs 14.71 crore. Noting the lack of basic facilities at the old market facility, former MLA J R Lobo had mooted the proposal for the […]

State government planing to introduce uniform for policewomen : DCM

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Mangaluru :  The state government planing to introduce pant and shirt uniform for policewomen instead of saree, said Deputy Chief Minister (DCM) Dr G Parameshwara at Circuit House on Friday, August 10th. Addressing media persons Deputy CM said, we decided to waive off farmers’ loans. It is our responsibility to stop farmers from taking the extreme step. […]