Kerala should protect harmony between Kannada and Malayali people : MLA UT Khader

Monday, June 28th, 2021
UT Khader

Mangaluru : Former minister and MLA of Mangaluru UT Khader has urged the government of Kerala not to change Kannada names of places in Kasaragod district. Khader expressed confidence that Kerala will not take any steps to ignore the Kannada speaking population. Khader told reporters, “Kerala will not issue such orders to change Kannada names […]

Minister Aravind Limbavali opposes Kannada name changing move in Kasaragod

Monday, June 28th, 2021

Bengaluru : Letter Forest and Kannada and Culture Minister Aravind Limbavali to Hon’ble Chief Minister, Karnataka regarding Kerala Government move to change names of border villages in Kerala from Kannada to Malayalam. Kerala state government is implementing its decision to change the Kannada names of villages in Kasargod and Manjeshwar taluks, which border Karnataka, into […]

Actress Rashmika Mandanna may be interrogated on Today

Friday, January 17th, 2020

Kodagu : Kannada and Telugu actress Rashmika Mandanna is likely to be further interrogated by Income Tax (I-T) officials on Friday. The residence and properties by the family of Rashmika were raided by I-T officials on Thursday morning. Following summons issued by I-T officials, Rashmika rushed to her residence on Thursday night and gave details on […]

CM Yediyurappa urges people from different regions to learn Kannada

Friday, November 1st, 2019

Bengaluru : Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Friday called upon people from different regions living in Karnataka to learn Kannada to strengthen their bonding with the state, its culture and people. He was addressing a gathering at the Kanteerava Stadium where the 64th Karnataka Rajyotsava, the foundation day of the State, was celebrated in […]

Kannada language as mother tongue has unique culture: Priyanka Mary

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Udupi: Kannada Nadu which came into existence with the intergration of areas having Kannada language as mother tongue has unique culture, art and heritage, said Deputy Commissioner (DC) of the district, Priyanka Mary Francis after inaugurating a programme organized at Mahatma Gandhi open air theatre at Beedinagudde here by the district administration to celebrate Kannada […]

Protest against Kerala govt to make Malayalam mandatory in schools in Kasargod

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

Mangaluru: Kannada organisations under the aegis of Kasargod Kannada Horata Samithi staged a protest in front of the DC office on Friday against the move of Kerala government to make Malayalam mandatory in all schools in Kasargod. They also protested against the appointment of Malayalam teachers in Kannada medium schools. The protesters said that only […]

Study the neighbouring languages to develop Kannada: Dr Tamil Selvam in Alva’s Nudusiri

Friday, November 18th, 2016
alvas nudisiri

Mangaluru: “It is the duty of Kannadiga’s to know Kannada and culture of Karnataka. If we studied about the development of our neighbouring languages then the development of Kannada is possible,” said Dr Tamil Selvam. He was addressing the first day’s symposium held on the topic of ‘Neighbouring Languages: Making of Tomorrow’ at Alva’s Nudisiri […]

Regional languages could be taken to a global audience: K.P. Rao

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014
Sahitya Sammelana

Mangalore : The 19th edition of the two-day Dakshina Kannada Kannada Sahitya Sammelan began on Saturday Aug 2 at Polali Sri Rajarajeshwari Temple premises.  Jayashree K A. zilla panchayat member was inaugurated the grand procession of Kannada Bhuvaneshwari. Chera Surya Narayana Rao was garlanded the Bhuvaneshwari. Kariangala gram panchayat president D Chandrashekar Bhandari hoisted the […]

Make mother tongue as medium of primary education : Prahlad Joshi

Thursday, June 12th, 2014
Prahlad Joshi

New Delhi : Prahlad Joshi BJP Lok Sabha member from Dharwad on Wednesday asked the Centre to amend the Constitution to make mother tongue as medium of instruction in primary education. He also suggested that the government should convene the chief ministers’ meet on the issue. Speaking at his BJP Lok Sabha constituency on the motion […]

Kannada activists throw ink on CFTRI director

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Mysore: Activists of a Kannada outfit threw black ink on Ram Rajasekharan, the director of Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), here on Thursday, for what they claimed was his “anti-Kannada” stand. As soon as Rajasekharan alighted from his car at Rani Bahadur auditorium around 9.55 am, a group of Kannada Rakshana Vedike (KRV) activists, […]