Normal life affected after heavy rains lashes Mangaluru

Thursday, June 30th, 2022
Heavy Rain

Mangaluru : Normal life was affected after heavy rains lashed in Dakshina Kannada on Thursday June 30. For the last few day, monsoon has been active over the coast with moderate to heavy rains, with isolated very heavy rains. Kottara Chowki area in Mangaluru city has been prone to artificial flooding every year since the […]

Deep sea fishing ban till July 31

Thursday, June 2nd, 2022
deep Sea

Mangaluru : The annual 61-day fishing ban coinciding with the onset of monsoon, came into effect on Wednesday. As monsoon is the breeding season for fishes, government had banned fishing till July 31 under the Karnataka Coastal Fishing (Regulation) Act, 1986. The ban is to facilitate breeding of fish in sea. According to the Fisheries […]

Monsoon special train service to run from Mangaluru Central to Mumbai

Saturday, June 12th, 2021

Mangaluru : The special train service from Mangaluru Central – Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus  and Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Mangaluru Central  are run on monsoon time schedule said, in a press release. 1.The service of Train No. 02620 Mangaluru Central – Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (Matsyagandha) Daily Superfast Special will leave Mangaluru Central at 12.40 hrs. […]

CM holds monsoon preparedness meeting

Thursday, June 3rd, 2021

Bengaluru : Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa held a monsoon preparedness meeting on Thursday. After the meeting, Revenue Minister Mr R Ashoka told the media, “We have taken a lot of precautions before the monsoon enters Karnataka. Around 300 vulnerable places have been identified in Bengaluru. Out of them, heavy water logging is reported in 60 […]

Heavy rain continued for next two days

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
Heavy Rain

Mangaluru : The twin districts continued to receive heavy rain on Wednesday with the India Meteorological Department predicting heavy rain (up to 204 mm) for the next two days in the region. Unusual in the month of October, the South West Monsoon has been active throughout the State, said the department in its bulletin. During […]

Mangaluru : Fishermenare wary of venturing into sea

Friday, August 16th, 2019

Mangaluru : Notwithstanding favourable toofans [churning of the sea] following last week’s highly active monsoon, fishermen in the coastal region are wary of venturing into the sea as the initial catch may not fetch them a good price with fishmeal factories continuing their strike. The fishermen are apprehensive of not getting a good catch after […]

Monsoon enters Kerala coast a week after delay

Saturday, June 8th, 2019

Kasaragod : After a delay of a week, monsoon hit the Kerala coast on Saturday, marking the official commencement of the four-month rainfall season in the country. “Monsoon has made an onset over Kerala today (June 8),” said India Meteorological Department’s Director General-designate Mrutyunjay Mohapatra. Several parts of Kerala have started receiving a good amount […]

Monsoon probably to hit Karnataka by 12th of this month!

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
Monsoon probably to hit Karnataka by 12th of this month!

Monsoon is predicted to hit the God’s own country, Kerala, probably by the 7th of the month June. It is also guessed that the monsoon is likely to hit Karnataka quite five days after hitting Kerala. Henceforth, weather experts opine that by the 12th of this month, it is going to rain in various parts […]

Patrons of Bengaluru-Karwar Express annoyed over delayed operations during monsoon

Friday, June 8th, 2018

Mangaluru: Patrons of Train No 16513 KSR Bengaluru-Karwar overnight express, who had got the train speeded up after it was diverted via Kunigal four-days a week through hard bargaining, are an annoyed lot as the train will now be slowed down by about an hour between Mangaluru and Karwar during the monsoon. Konkan Railway Corporation […]

District administration gears up to necessary precautionar for monsoon

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Mangaluru : The district administration has directed officials to take necessary measures to deal with the problems arising during monsoon. Chairing a meeting on Monday on the precautionary measures to be taken ahead of monsoon, deputy commissioner S Sasikanth Senthil directed all the urban local bodies to take up work on cleaning major and minor […]