Trolled on FB, Ugrappa wants cops to act against Brahmins’ group

Friday, December 23rd, 2016
V S Ugrappa

Bengaluru: Congress MLC and chairperson of legislature committee on crimes against women and children, V S Ugrappa on Thursday sought police action against members of Swacha Brahmana Vedike, for trolling him on social media. Addressing the media in Bengaluru, Ugrappa said that members of the Vedike, who are also followers of Ramachandrapura Mutt seer Raghaveshwara […]

CPI(M) staged protest against anti people policy of the government

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Mangaluru: CPI(M), Mangaluru staged protest against the anti people policy of the state and Central government, on Saturday at Central market, Mangaluru. Addressing the gathering CPI(M) district Secretary Santhosh Kumar Bajal said that Modi government has forgotten all of its promises. People of India are not seeing any ‘acche din’; everybody is facing bad days […]

Committee promises Rs. 1.5 crore for Haj Bhavan in Mangaluru

Monday, August 17th, 2015
Haj Bhavan in Mangaluru

Mangaluru : The Haj Committee of India will sanction at least Rs. 1.5 crore for building a Haj Bhavan near the old terminal building of the Mangaluru International Airport, according to its vice-chairman M.M. Ahmed. Replying to questions from presspersons on the sidelines of launching the Haj pilgrimage from Mangaluru International Airport from Sunday, he […]

Karnataka govt to implement Mishra, Sachar reports

Monday, June 3rd, 2013
HR Bharadwaj

Bangalore : The Congress government in Karnataka Monday said recommendations of two key reports would be implemented for the benefit of minorities, especially Muslims. The recommendations made in the Justice Ranganath Mishra Commission and Justice Sachar Committee report for the development and uplift of religious minorities, especially Muslim minorities who continue to be severely disadvantaged, […]

Goa BJP MLA’s to campaign in twin districts for two days

Saturday, April 27th, 2013
Michael Lobo

Mangalore : Michael Lobo, BJP MLA Calangute said that in Goa, Out of 21 BJP MLA seats, 7 are minorities and all minorities have joined to wipe out Congress from the state. Speaking at the press meet held at District BJP office on April 27, Saturday, he said that Congress has always tried to project […]

State Govt has reserved Rs 122.5 crore for minorities: NB Aboobakkar

Monday, June 25th, 2012
NB Aboobkkar

Mangalore : Karnataka Minorities DevelopmentCorporation Limited chairman NB Aboobakkar said that the government hasreserved Rs 122.5 crore for the welfare of minority communities in the statefor 2012-13. He was speaking at the press meet held at Circuit House on June 25, Monday. He also said that the corporation has set a target ofdistributing Rs 7.03 […]

BJP govt giving top priority for welfare of minorities : Aboobakker

Thursday, May 10th, 2012
Na Aboobakker

Mangalore : NB Aboobakker, Chairman of the Karnataka Minorities Development Corporation has said that the state government was according top priority for the welfare of the minority community. Speaking to media persons at the Circuit House in Mangalore on May 9, Wednesday, he  also enlisted the various programmes initiated by the Corporation as well as […]

Increased allocation for minority welfare by BJP govt, claims Aboobakker

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
NB Aboobakkar

Udupi : NB Aboobakker, Chairman of the Karnataka State Minorities Development Corporation has claimed that the BJP government has been providing an increased allocation to the Minorities Welfare Department compared to the previous governments. Speaking to reporters here on May 8, Tuesday, he even furnished statistics to prove the same. He said if   previous governments […]

Uncivilized Central Government proposes bill for minorities: Muniappa

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011
Hindu Hitharakshana Vedike protest

Mangalore : The Uncivilized Central Government has spent Rs 64000 core for the country to check the terrorism activities, but still not ready to get the Prevention of Terrorism Act since the minorities present in the country will be hurt, said Muniappa, regional unit pramukh of State Dharma Jagarana. He was speaking as the chief […]

Palemar distributes loan cheques to minorities

Monday, August 29th, 2011
Krishna Palemar

Mangalore: Speaking after distributing the loan cheques to the minorities under the government sponsored scheme held by Karnataka Minorities Development Corporation, District in charge minister Krishna J Palemar said that today state government is providing facilities to the beneficiaries of minority community. He also said that if the poor c people are developed then the […]