Gold smuggling : Three passengers arrested in Mangaluru

Wednesday, September 7th, 2022

Mangaluru : The Customs officers seized 190.250 grams of gold valued at Rs 9,74,080 from a passenger hailing from Kasargod on 6th September. The gold was concealed in the form of powder pasted using solid gum between two layers of paper sheets of the carton box. In another case Customs officers has arrested three passengers […]

Wild boar attack : Father-son seriously injured at Kasargod

Wednesday, August 24th, 2022

Kasargod : After a group of wild boars attack at Bovikkana on August 23, Tuesday night, a 57 year old man and his 24 year old son sustained serious injuries. The injured are Abdulla and his son Fazal Rehman. They were on way home in their scooter after closing their shop when the incident took […]

Art of the Week Series 13: Acrylic on Canvas Paintings by P. S. Punchithaya

Tuesday, October 26th, 2021

Mangaluru : The thirteenth episode of ‘Art of the Week’ series presented by Art Kanara Trust showcases a collection of acrylic on canvas paintings by veteran artist P. S. Punchithaya of Kala Grama, Kasargod. The display was unveiled in the presence of former MLC Capt. Ganesh Karnik, Fr. Ajith Menezes, Administrator of Father Muller Medical College, […]

Customs officials seized Rs 17.54 lakhs worth gold at MIA

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021
Gold smuggling

Mangaluru: Customs officials at Mangaluru International Airport on Tuesday seized 364 grams gold (24kt) valued at Rs 17.54 lakhs from a Dubai arrival passenger here. The passenger, a native of Kasargod had arrived via Air India Express Flight No IX384 at around 0205 hours on October 12. 24 carat purity gold & valued at ₹17.54 lakhs […]

Change of names in Kasargod : CM assures to write to Kerala CM to retain Kannada names

Monday, June 28th, 2021
Kerala Names

Bengaluru : Dr. C.Somashekar, Chairman, Karnataka Border Development Authority met Chief Minister B.S.Yediyurappa regarding the move to change names of villages in Kasargod and Manjeshwar, here today. The Chief Minister assured that that the matter has already come to his notice and assured that he would write to his Kerala counterpart requesting him to retain […]

1 Killed , 3 injured in car-lorry collision at Bandyodu

Monday, February 8th, 2021
Bandyod Accident

Kasargod : A collision between a car and a lorry killed one person and three others sustained inquired at Bandyodu Muttam on February 8, Monday. The deceased has been identified as Muttam Saidali. His daughter-in-law and two children who were in the car have sustained injuries and have been admitted to a hospital in Kumble. Kumble […]

Farmer electrocuted at Paivalike in Kasaragod

Saturday, October 24th, 2020

Kasargod : A farmer lost his life due to electrocution at Ballur Narlaguli in Paivalike on Friday night. The deceased has been identified as Rafael D’Souza (49). Rafael had put up electric fencing to his field unable to bear with the menace of wild boars. On Friday night on realising that boars were somewhere nearby, […]

Kasargod : Prohibitory orders under Section 144 extended upto October 23

Saturday, October 17th, 2020
Sajith Babu

Kasargod : In Kasaragod district, the prohibitory orders under Section 144 extended until October 23 said, Deputy commissioner Dr D Sajith Babu on Friday. The orders have been extended as the coronavirus cases could not be contained and thereby will be in force until midnight of October 23. Earlier the order was enforced from October 2 to […]

Kerala government bus services between Kasargod and Mangaluru to strart from September 21

Monday, September 14th, 2020

Mangaluru : The Kasargod district administration has decided to restart KSRTC (Kerala) bus services between Kasargod and Mangaluru from September 21. With this, the demands of the people of both the districts will be fulfilled. With the rise in Covid cases in Kasargod, the district administration had blocked all the border areas. Accordingly, bus services […]

Sugar lorry collides with cement truck near Yekkur

Tuesday, July 28th, 2020
truck accident

Mangaluru : A sugar laden lorry collided with cement carrying truck near Yekkur on national highway 66 on Tuesday July 28 morning. The sugar laden coming from Belagavi hits to a truck carrying a cement load towards Kasargod in the rear. It is learnt the mishap took place when the driver of the cement lorry applied brakes all of a sudden […]