Forest department prevented from planting saplings by gram panchayat

Saturday, July 13th, 2013

Kundapur : Forest staff and officials who had arrived at Kanyana village in Hattiangady to plant around 1000 saplings as as part of afforestation programme had to return disappointed after they were turned away by  villagers as well as revenue and gram panchayat officials. The dispute arose pertaining to the 11.30 acre land in Kanyana  […]

Khader inaugurates new building PHC at Kudupu

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013
Khader mulls

Mangalore : State Minister or Health and Family Welfare UT Khader inaugurated the new building of the Primary Health Centre  at Kudupu on July 8, Monday. The building has been constructed at a cost of Rs 1.2 crores. Speaking on the occasion, Khader urged the Primary Health Centres to offer better services to the people. […]

Need to promote Yakshagana stressed by MP Nalin Kumar Kateel

Monday, July 8th, 2013

Mangalore :   MP Nalin Kumar Kateel has stressed the need to promote and popularize Yakshagana the rich art of the coastal bet. He was speaking at the Raghuramabhinandanam programem held at Town Hall on July 7, Saturday.Nalin also spoke on Puttige Raghuram Holla and his contributions to Yakshagana.  Yaksha Manjusha Kulai and Dr Purushottam Bilimale […]

Spirituality is supreme : Esha Vittaldas Swamiji

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

Udupi: Two books namely “ From Kalattoor to the Desert of a Gulf Country” by Rajyotsava awardee and Arab Udupi Group of Hotels Founder  Kalattoor Shekhar B Shetty and “Bharatha-My Brother” by AK Naik, former Mumbai editor-in-chief of Indian Express, were released at a function held at  Kaup on June 3, Sunday by Harinarayana Asranna, […]

2-day Seminar on Foreign Scholars in Kannada language in city at Sahodaya Hall

Wednesday, March 21st, 2012
Seminar on Foreign Scholars

Mangalore: The Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore, the Centre for Classical Kannada, and Karnataka Theological Research Institute together, organised a 2-day national seminar on Foreign scholars Contribution towards Classical language of Kannada, at Sahodaya Hall on Tuesday and due on Wednesday(March 20-21). Dr. Venkatachala Shastri, a senior researcher inaugurated the seminar on Tuesday, March […]

Canara and Syndicate Bank chairmen visit Rudset Training Camp on Tuesday

Wednesday, March 21st, 2012

Ujire: The Canara Bank and Syndicate Bank CMDs Raman and M.G. Sanghvi visited the Rudset office in Ujire on Tuesday(March20). Skilled persons are in shortage in industrial field, but thanks to Rudset, they are being brought out here in large numbers to remove the technician non-availability, and to make them technocrats in various businesses also, […]

2-day seminar over Konkani script issue

Sunday, March 11th, 2012
JKS kokani

Mangalore: Jagotik Konkani Songhotton (JKS) organised a -day seminar titled Scripts and Languages of Modern India with Special Reference to Konkani at Kalaangan on March 10 Saturday Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Valerian Rodrigues of the Centre for Political Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) said that, Konkani is the language spoken by 2 million […]

Dr. D. Veerendra Heggade in a discourse delivers the significance of Mahashivaratri on Feb 20

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

Dharmasthala: Speaking on the occasion of Mahashivaratri penance on Monday, February 20, Dharmadhikari Dr. D. Veerendra Heggade in a spiritual discourse to devotees present on the occasion, stated that good work done with a clean mind expressing itself in works and deeds, brings a full meaning to one’s life. It you do your duty with […]

Five couple solemnizes nikah in the mass marriage

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Mangalore: The T. C. Friends organized a mass marriage ceremony for five couples in Zeenth Baksh Yatheem Khana at Bibi Alabi Road in Bunder on Feb 16 Thursday. Al Haj Twaka Ahmed Musliar, the qazi of Mangalore solemnized the nikah. Former MLC and the Muslim Central Committee of DK and Udupi, K. S. Mohammed Masood […]

125th anniversary of Mangalorean diocese celebrated in all grandeur

Monday, February 13th, 2012

Mangalore: The Mangalorean RC Diocesan 125th year Jubilee celebrations were held on Sunday at Nehru Maidan with 50,000 devotees attending and a dais loaded by Christian bishops and many guests. CM DVS Gowda who holds DK incharge post, apart from 16portfolios in hand, was the chief guest of honour on the occasion. He had also […]