Waste Handling company to deploy 60 vehicles for door-to-door garbage collection

Friday, March 17th, 2023

Mangaluru : The two MLAs of Mangaluru city on Thursday directed Antony Waste Handling Cell Pvt. Ltd., which handles solid waste of the city for Mangaluru City Corporation, to deploy 60 vehicles for the door-to-door collection of garbage from Friday. The MLAs – Y. Bharat Shetty (Mangaluru City North) and D. Vedavyas Kamath (Mangaluru City […]

Huge fire breaks out at Pachanady waste dumping yard

Saturday, January 7th, 2023

Mangaluru : A huge fire broke out at Pachanady landfill site yard triggered panic among residents in surrounding areas on Friday. About 10 fire tenders and water tankers were rushed to the dumping yard in order to douse the fire. “The fire might have been self-ignited due to methane content. Owing to strong wind and scorching […]

Thumbay dam illuminated with Tri-colour lights

Saturday, August 13th, 2022

Mangaluru  : To mark Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav the Thumbay Dam which supplies water to Mangaluru City is illuminated with the Indian tri-colour lights. Mayor Premananda Shetty said the dam has been illuminated by the MCC with the active co-operation of MLAs Vedavyas Kamath and Dr Bharath Shetty. The public can view the attractive illumination […]

Vehicular movement total ban in Mangaluru city

Thursday, April 2nd, 2020
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Mangaluru : A total ban on movement of private vehicles – cars and two wheelers – in commissionerate limits from 12.30 p.m. onwards during the lockout period. Commissioner P. S. Harsha in a tweet said those in emergency may avail ambulance services. Vehicles with emergency passes however are allowed to ply, Dr Harsha told. Meanwhile, […]

Mangaluru : Share riot videos for investigation; Police commissioner Dr. P S Harsha

Monday, December 23rd, 2019

Mangaluru : Mangaluru City police commissioner Dr. P S Harsha has tweeted a request calling the public to share any videos they have recorded with the police which will help them in investigating the violence. Violent disturbances occurred in many parts of Mangaluru city on 19 December while protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act and […]

No water since fourth day for Mangaluru city

Thursday, July 11th, 2019

Mangaluru : The city will continue to run no water for the fourth day in a row on Thursday. The supply of water to Mangaluru city and the surrounding areas is disrupted since Monday, following a leak in the pipeline near the Kannur Masjid on the outskirts of the city. The Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) is […]

Mangaluru city garbage increased while workers demand increase in wages

Saturday, June 16th, 2018

Mangaluru : After the civic workers boycotted the work demanding an increase in wages and other issues with the contractor, the city witnessed tonnes of garbage piled up across Mangaluru on Friday . Around 750 workers stopped lifting garbage from Thursday itself pressing for their demands. They alleged that the contractor has not revised their salary since […]

Deadly Nipah virus enters to Mangaluru city, two infected

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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Mangaluru: After Kerala the deadly Nipah cases have been suspected in neighborhood city Mangaluru. At least nine people have reportedly died and 25 more have been infected in an outbreak of the Nipah virus in India. Addressing in a press conference the District Health Officer, Dr M Ramakrishna Rao said, “The suspected patients are not […]

Mayor received threats for action against skill game centres, massage parlours

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Mangaluru: Mayor Kavitha Sanil took on skill-game centres and massage parlours head-on in the city during her one-year tenure ending March 7. While taking this concerted action, she had a run in with the judiciary, leading to the high court issuing a notice to her, it also put Kavitha in the crosshairs of the underworld, […]

The CCB police arrest 3 for prostitution

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Mangaluru: The CCB sleuths arrested a woman and two men at an apartment in Padavu, Mangaluru city, on charges of engaging in flesh trade. The arrested are Sujatha alias Arundathi (30), Manjunath (38) and Harish (53). Acting on a tip-off that flesh trade is being carried out in an apartment, the police raided and arrested […]