Bike accident : Man lost his life

Thursday, November 3rd, 2022

Karkala: A 46-year-old man lost his life after he lost control of his motorcycle in Nakre. The deceased has been identified as Subrahmanya (46). The incident took place near Nakre junction. Subrahmanya lost control of the bike and fell into a ditch. He was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital but he died on the […]

Farmer shoots himself dead at Karkala

Wednesday, September 14th, 2022
Bhasker Hegde

Karkala : A farmer reportedly committed suicide by shooting himself dead with his country gun at Tellaru in Durga village of Karkala on September 14, Wednesday morning. The deceased is Neelebettu Bhasker Hegde (63). He had killed himself when his wife was in the kitchen preparing tea. As she rushed out on hearing the gun […]

Lt. Col. Harjinder Singh who died in chopper crash was married to Karkala woman

Friday, December 10th, 2021

Udupi :  Lieutenant Colonel Harjinder Singh who died in the tragic helicopter crash along with the Chief of Defence Staff, General Bipin Rawat and others, had been married to Prafulla from Karkala. Prafulla is the native of Salmaru village near Karkala town in Udupi district. A pall of gloom descended on the family after the […]

Rupa Shetty takes charge as chief of Karkala town council

Monday, May 17th, 2021
Roopa Shetty

Karkala: Rupa Shetty assumed as the new chief of the Karkala town council on Monday. Vice president of the town council Pallavi and other staff welcomed Shetty. Shetty had served in the Puttur town council for 4.5 years. Rupa Shetty has also previously worked in the Mangaluru City Corporation.

Beautician woman goes missing from Karkala

Wednesday, January 6th, 2021

Brahmavar : A woman missing case has been registeredat Brahmavar police station by her husband. It is stated in complaint, Soumya (23) resident of Kukkude in Harady village near here went missing under mysterious circumstances from January 1. Vishwanath Poojary works at Mumbai. Soumya wife of Vishwanath Poojary from Nirjabail House, Mundli, Karkala, had  stay with her parents living at Harady […]

3 Indian Gaurs spotted near Karkala

Friday, May 29th, 2020

Karkala : A group of 3 Gaurs in search of food have come to the city from the forest in Perwaje, Kasaba village of Karkala on Friday. The public is captured on mobile by the sight of three large Gaurs running across the main road from the municipal corridor near Kalotte Nagaban. Locals are dread to see Gaurs moving […]

Karkala : Forest officials sieze buried wooden logs

Monday, February 17th, 2020

Karkala : Hundreds of wooden logs worth crores were unearthed by forest officials at the property of a Karkala taluk panchayat member at Kopparagundi on Sunday, February 16. As more and more logs were being found, the officials decided to stop the digging and resume it the next day. It is alleged that the taluk […]

Udupi : 62-year-old businessman killed in head-on collision between car-bus

Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Udupi : A 62-year-old businessman died on the spot following a head-on collision between a car and a bus near Guddeyangadi on Monday, February 3. The deceased identified as K Krishna Pai, 62, a Karkala resident had reportedly come to Manipal for some work when the mishap took place. The car in which Pai was […]

Karkala : Father kills son in drunken stupor

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

Karkala : In a shocking incident a 60-year-old man stabbed his son to death at Kasba village of Karkala on Tuesday, December 10. Vivian D’Souza (24) is the deceased person. The accused Victor D’Souza has been arrested by the Karkala police. It is gathered that Victor was an alcoholic and would often quarrel with members […]

Karkala MLA V. Sunil Kumar appointed state assembly chief whip

Friday, October 11th, 2019

Bengaluru : Karkala MLA, V Sunil Kumar, has been appointed as the chief whip of the state assembly. Sunil, a three-time MLA, had also discharged duties as the opposition chief whip in the assembly in the past. He worked as the state convener of Bajrang Dal in 2002 and national secretary of BJP Yuvamorcha later. […]