Congress leaders stage protest against ED raid on Rahul Gandhi

Friday, June 17th, 2022

Mangaluru: The district congress leaders on Friday staged protest march against the Enforcement Directorate’s questioning of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi in the National Herald case. Dakshina Kannada Congress leaders held a protest march from Falmir’s SL Mathias Park to the ED office in Attavar on Friday, June 17 against the ED’s questioning of its […]

Administrative system completely collapsed in Karnataka : Ramanath Rai

Tuesday, December 7th, 2021
Ramanatha Rai

Mangaluru: BJP has failed in governing the state. They are criticizing the police only because they are helpless and the administrative system has completely collapsed, Former minister Ramanath Rai on Monday. Speaking to the reporters, Rai said, “BJP is spreading hate in the state. Recently, home minister Araga Jnanendra addressed police as dogs. If Congress […]

Nalin Kumar Kateel is an incompetent MP : Ramanath Rai

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
Ramanataha Rai

Mangaluru: “BJP themselves are claiming that Nalin Kumar Kateel is an incompetent MP and now are asking votes in the name of Modi. I want to ask, what is Modi’s contribution for this district? When Congress leaders were MP, footsteps of development can be seen in the district but there is no contribution from BJP […]

Ramanath Rai booked for holding unaccounted cash

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

Mangaluru : The Bantwal Town police on Tuesday registered a case against former Minister B. Ramanath Rai, two builders and three others in connection with the seizure of ₹62 lakh during the 2018 Assembly poll campaign. The local magistrate court directed to registered a case against Rai. The other accused are Uday Hegde, proprietor of […]

Ramanath Rai deplores suspension of Addahole-BC Road four-laning works

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Mangaluru: Former minister B Ramanatha Rai has expressed his concern over the inconveniences caused to the public due to the suspension of the four -laning works of the NH 75 stretch between Addahole and BC Road. Speaking to reporters at the District Congress Office on November 27, Tuesday, Rai said the road work taken up […]

Govt decision to merge Vijaya Bank to protect interests of capitalists: Ramanath Rai

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Mangaluru: Former minister Ramanatha Rai has alleged that the Union Government has decided to merge the profit making Vijaya Bank with the loss making Dena Bank and Bank of Baroda with the objective of protecting the interests of the rich capitalists. Speaking to reporters at the party office here on September 24, Monday, Rai said […]

An RTI reply has revealed that the Karnataka government

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Mangaluru: An RTI reply has revealed that the Karnataka government, under former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, in its five-year tenure spent a whopping Rs 24 crore in travel allowances. Topping the list of ministers, who availed maximum travel allowances at the time is the then Health Minister UT Khader. His travel allowances amount to Rs 1,56,08,590. […]

Dakshina Kannada Congress Committteee stages a protest in Mangaluru

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Mangaluru: Alleging major corruption in the Rafale deal, Dakshina Kannada district Congress Committteee (DKCC) staged a protest in Mangaluru on Tuesday. The protesters demanded a probe into Rafale deal to bring out the truth. A protest march was taken out from Ambedkar Circle to the deputy commissioner’s office in Mangaluru. The protesters shouted slogans against […]

‘Siddaramaiah’s ministers spent Rs 24 crore on travel’

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Mangaluru: Ministers in former chief minister Siddaramaiah’s cabinet spent Rs 24 crore in travel allowances during their five-year term. They were paid Rs 30 per km for travel and their daily allowances were Rs 2000 per day (within Karnataka) and Rs 2500 per day (outside the state) Revealing this information, Right To Information (RTI) activist […]

Ramanath Rai calls upon people to support the Bharat Bandh

Saturday, September 8th, 2018
Ramanatha Rai

Mangaluru : Former minister Ramanath Rai on Saturday called upon people to support the Bharat Bandh called by the Congress party on September 10. Addressing media persons here Ramanath Rai said, “The Dakshina Kannada district has supported the bandh against rise in prices of petroleum products,” he told. Rai termed hike in prices of petroleum […]