Monsoon to enter coastal district in next 48 hours

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Mangaluru: The meteorological department has predicted that monsoons will arrive in the coast in the next 48 hours. Though the department has predicted that monsoon would arrive in the state on June 3, it seems like it has already arrived. The region is getting good showers from Monday night, which continued on Wednesday too, with […]

Second phase of road reconstruction Shiradi Ghat to begin in September

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

Mangaluru: The second phase of road reconstruction of the Shiradi Ghat stretch on the Mangaluru-Bengaluru National Highway is to begin by September this year after the monsoon and it is expected to be completed by March next, official sources said. The package involves concreting a 13 km stretch between Kempu Hole guesthouse and Adda Hole […]

Complete fishing Ban in two coastal districts from June 1 to July 31

Thursday, May 19th, 2016
fishing ban

Mangaluru : The government has announced a complete ban on mechanised fishing for 61 days during monsoon, from June 1 to July 31, both days inclusive, on the State’s coast. A release here said that the order was issued under the Karnataka Coastal Fishing (Regulation) Act 2014. The ban has been clamped to help fish […]

District Administration ready to precaution monsoon problems : Khatri

Sunday, May 1st, 2016
District Administration ready to precaution monsoon problems : Khatri

Mangaluru : Principal Secretary to Revenue Department Dr Rajkumar Khatri on Saturday said the district administration should initiate all precautionary measures to face monsoon as Coastal Karnataka is likely to receive heavy rainfall during the season as per weather prediction. Chairing a preparatory meeting with the district administration officials of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Uttara […]

Monsoon entered coastal city with thunder lightning

Thursday, June 4th, 2015
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : The monsoon entered coastal Karnataka after a week due to anti-cyclone effects, the Indian Meteorological Department had predicted that the monsoons would arrive by May 29, it later said the onset was not likely before June 4. Usually, monsoon hits the coastal city of Mangalore on June 1 or 2. However, it was […]

Ban on fishing from June 1 to July 31

Friday, May 15th, 2015
fishing ban

Mangaluru : The Department of Fisheries on Thursday banned fishing by mechanised boats from June 1 to July 31 across the Karnataka coast. The ban has been imposed to facilitate the breeding of fish during the monsoon. According to a press release, all kinds of trawlers and conventional boats retrofitted with engines with more than […]

Heavy rainfall to hit Coastal Karnataka till May 10

Friday, May 9th, 2014
Heavy Rain

Mangalore : The pre-monsoon rains, which lashed in parts of Karnataka, gave a climate of monsoon-like conditions in coastal Karnataka. The meteorological department had also issued heavy rainfall warning to the districts like Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Kodagu, Shimoga and Chikmagalur and Hassan for the next 48 hours, due to the depression in Arabian […]

Home remedies for hair-care during monsoon

Friday, July 26th, 2013

We find that in the monsoon season, our hair has to deal with specific problems. Here are some simple solutions to combat the damage done during the rainy weather. Enjoy the magic of the monsoon and with a little natural precaution, you’ll sail through all the sticky problems of this humid season and have stunning […]

This bike with a roof will keep the rider dry in monsoons

Thursday, July 4th, 2013
Modern Bike

Mangalore : Rainy season and two-wheeler riders have a tough time as they will have to be ready with their rain coats to protect themselves from rain that may pour at any time of the day or night. But, here is some good news for all those who are tired of wearing raincoats. Its a […]

Monsoon enters the state with fury

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

Mangalore: Monsoon arrived with vengeance to Karnataka Coast  ahead of schedule and caught officials unaware of pre-monsoon public works on clogged drainages and road repair works. The officials are totally ill-prepared to face monsoon onslaught due to back to back elections held recently. Any development or repair works were stalled in the name of election […]