Baikampady residents protest against masjid chief, demand probe into bunglings

Monday, March 25th, 2013
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Mangalore : Members of the Baikampady Village Residents Association and the Moideen Jumma Masjid organised a protest in front of the DC office on March 25 Monday urging for an intensive probe into what they termed as the irregularities taking place in the masjid. They also urged for a probe into the recent case reported […]

BJP Yuva Morcha asks Moily to quit

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013
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Udupi: The BJP Yuva Morcha has demanded the resignation of Union Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily over the recent scam involving corporate funding for the trust owned by his son. The Yuva Morcha also staged a protest in the town on March 22, Friday . Addressing the protestors, Mattar Ratnaker Hegde, BJP leader said Moily charged  […]

ABVP organizes protest against Hyderabad blast

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013
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Mangalore : The ABVP which has strongly condemned the twin blasts that occurred at Hyderabad recently, organized a protest at MG Road in Mangalore on February 23, Saturday, to condemn the blasts in the strongest words possible. The participants also held a silent prayer in memory of those killed in the blast. Addressing the participants, […]

Basrur villagers protest against illegal sand mining

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Kundapur :  Residents of Basrur on Februry 20, Wednesday  staged a protest against unabated sand mining from the Haladi river . The protest was staged after several complaints since the past one and a half years against the illegal sand mining fell on deaf ears. Residents complain that sand was mined illegally all along the […]

Rural auto drivers demand license to carry ferry passengers to city

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013
Rural auto drivers demand license to carry ferry passengers to city

Mangalore : Hundreds of auto rickshaw drivers from rural areas under the aegis of Tulunada Rakshana Vedike staged a massive protest near the DC’s office demanding to grant licence for the ferry passengers from rural areas to the city. Addressing the protestors, Yogish Shetty Jeppu founder president of Tulunada Rakshana Vedike said that the places […]

CPI(M) stages protest demanding arrest of attackers of party leader BM Bhat

Friday, February 15th, 2013
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Mangalore : The District Committee of the CPIM staged a protest in front of the DC office demanding the immediate arrest of all those responsible for the brutal attack on the party leader BM Bhat. Speaking on the occasion, District CPM Secretary B Madhava said BM Bhat who fought for the cause of the landless […]

Bhajrangdal stages protest against Valentine Day celebrations

Thursday, February 14th, 2013
Bhajrangdal stages protest against Valentine Day celebrations

Mangalore : On February 14, Thursday, Bhajrangdal activists in Mangalore staged a protest near the Besant Women’s College, against celebration of Valentine’s Day. Several activists burnt greeting cards and shouted slogans against Valentine’s Day. Bhajrangdal leader Puneet Pumpwell who spoke on the occasion, said Valentine’s Day celebration was a Western Culture and Indian youth need […]

A clash over demand for water tank, well in Hattiangady

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
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Kundapur :   There has been clash between villagers of Hattiangady over the issue of a water tank and well, If some wanted a water tank  which was neglected to be developed , others demanded  a well and this led to a  heated argument during a protest  organised by a few villages demanding a well . […]

Dharna in Mangalore demanding setting up of Tipu University

Friday, February 8th, 2013
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Mangalore : A Dharna and protest meet was held in front of DC office on the evening of February  8, Friday in connection with the state level ‘Tipu Week 2013’ being observed by the district unit of Karnataka Komu Sauharda Vedike. It may be recalled  here that The Tip u Week programmes were inaugurated at […]

Indefinite hunger strike launched demanding formation of Brahmavar taluk

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

Udupi: Members of the Brahmavar Taluk Formation Action Committee have launched an indefinite  hunger strike  in Brahmavar town on February 4, Monday in support of their demand for the formation of Brahmavar taluk. Prior to beginning the protest, a procession was taken out from the SMS College to the Brahmavar bus stand. Addressing the protestors, […]