Lady Goschen Hospital five-storey block to open for public from Nov 1

Saturday, July 29th, 2017

Mangaluru : The new building of the Government Lady Goschen Hospital here is likely to be fully functional from November 1. The construction of the building, which was taken up in 2011 by bringing down a major portion of the old building, has been plagued by delays and thus has caused inconvenience to patients because […]

Wenlock Hospital to upgrade 200-bed super-speciality building with all modern facilities

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
Wenlock Hospital

Mangaluru : MLA J R Lobo has said that the state government has released Rs 10 crore for the upgrade of Government Wenlock Hospital to the status of Regional Hospital. The legislator, who is also chairman of Wenlock Hospital Development Committee, was briefing media persons here on Tuesday. He said that the state government in […]

J R Lobo is playing politics in silly matters : Ganesh Hosabettu

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
Ganesh Hosabettu

Mangaluru : MLA J R Lobo misguided the state government regarding the renaming of St Aloysius college Road as Mulky Sundaram Shetty Road. Mayor Kavitha Sanil get the stay on naming the stretch, said opposition Leader of the Mangaluru City Corporation Ganesh Hosabettu on Wednesday, July 19. Addressing mediapersons he said, MCC had taken a […]

Carstreet college to start three new postgraduate courses : J R Lobo

Sunday, July 9th, 2017

Mangaluru : MLA J R Lobo, who is also chairman of Dayananda Pai-Sathish Pai Government First Grade College (Car Street) Development Committee, said Dayananda Pai-Sathish Pai Government First Grade College, said the college will start three new postgraduate courses — MA in Political Science, MSW and MSc in Chemistry in the academic year. Speaking to […]

J.R Lobo and Ivan D’Souza favoring to community, not for road renaming : Monappa Bhandary

Tuesday, July 4th, 2017
Monappa Bhandary

Mangaluru : Former MLC and BJP leader Monappa Bhandary has criticised Mangaluru South MLA J R Lobo for writing to the state government to stay the naming of Light House Hill Road as Mulky Sundararama Shetty Road. He accused Lobo and the state government’s Chief Whip in Legislative Council Ivan D’Souza of creating clashes between […]

J R Lobo distributes Rs 4.3 lakh cheques under various social security schemes

Sunday, March 5th, 2017

Mangaluru : South MLA J R Lobo on Saturday said that he will be holding ward-wise Janasamparka Sabhe (people’s contact meetings) to go near to people of the city to hear their woes. Participating in a Janasamparka Sabhe organised at Town Hall here, Lobo said the meetings at ward level will be conducted in the evening hours to […]

Awareness programme on child marriage held in the city

Saturday, January 21st, 2017
child marriage

Mangaluru: “A healthy society can be formed if child marriage is stopped everywhere. It is one of the worst practices that society have,” said MLA J R Lobo. He was speaking after inaugurating ban on child marriage awareness programme organised by Karnataka state children rights commission, DK Administration, ZP, district children protection unit and Childline- […]

Anti Pollution Drive Foundation meassures air quality in Mangaluru

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016
Anti Pollution Drive

Mangaluru: In an attempt to throw light to the rising concern of air-pollution, city based non-profit Anti Pollution Drive (APD) Foundation has conducted ‘Sudha Gali, a new project to measure the air quality levels of Mangaluru city. The air samples were collected over a two week period in the first and second week of December. […]

Lok Adalat are helping the public in true manner: J R Lobo

Saturday, December 10th, 2016
Lok Adalath

Mangaluru: “Lok Adalath is nothing but the government is coming near public. Lok Adalat is becoming famous as it is responding to the woes of public,” said MLA J R Lobo. He was speaking after inaugurating Kandaya Adalat at Padil Amrutha College Hall for Alape ward members on Saturday. “Lok Adalat are being held as […]

Underground drainage problems will be sorted out in Amruth scheme: J R Lobo

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
Amruth scheme

Mangaluru: “Drainage water is flowing through the large streams inside the city and causing trouble to the public. So, this will be sorted out under state government’s Amruth scheme,” said MLA J R Lobo. He was speaking after laying foundation stone for compound wall to drainage at Jappukudpadi at the cost of Rs 45 lakh, […]