Missing girl found dead in river

Sunday, October 24th, 2021

Mangaluru : A girl who went missing all of a sudden from her house at Kudroli on October 24, Sunday morning, was found dead in the river near her house in the afternoon. The deceased girl is Mufeeda (11), daughter of Salam, a resident of Hyderali Road in Kudroli. After the girl went missing there […]

Uppinangadi: A Hindu saved Muslim man who drowns in a river

Saturday, August 22nd, 2020

Uppinangadi: A man who drowned in the river was rescued by another man in Uppinangadi on Saturday, Agust 22. A Muslim man from Kalleri Janata Colony has drowned into a river and shouted for help, while Ravi Shetty, a resident of Kokkadu, rescued the man. Hundreds of people watching this scene were looking for a man […]

Netravathi river overflowing in low lying areas at Bantwal

Saturday, August 8th, 2020
Bantwal flood

Bantwal: The water level in the Nethravathi River has been rising and flooding most villages of the taluk. Shops in the Bantwal town and the Bantwal-Jakribettu road is completely flooded. The Bantwal-Godinabali road along with areas in Godinabali too are flooded. Houses in the Alladka area are also flooded. Residents from these areas have been […]

Ullal : Missing person found dead in river

Monday, August 26th, 2019

Mangaluru : The man who had mysteriously gone missing at Ullal bridge and suspected to have jumped off the bridge into the river beneath has been found dead at NMPT port on Sunday August 25th. The deceased is identified as Sadashiva (29), a resident of Kadaba and had apparently committed suicide on Aug 16th. The […]

Young girl jumps into Phalguni River; search continues

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Mangaluru: A 21-year-old young girl jumped into Phalguni River at Gurpur on Wednesday. Yogini (21) daughter of Sundar Poojary of Matti is the woman who jumped into the river. As per polices’ statement the woman jumped at around 4 pm on Wednesday. Bajpe police Inspector Nagaraj informed Mega Media News that the complaint was given […]

Tribute to river goddess, but wives missing

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Mysore: Baagina is a sacred offering to the river goddess as a thanksgiving gesture for bountiful rains. CM Siddaramaiah made the offering to river Cauvery at KRS dam but his wife Parvathi—who had earlier skipped his oath-taking ceremony—was absent this time too. According to a noted astrologer, any auspicious spiritual ritual, be it Yaaga, Lagna […]

Water levels in rivers rise as incessant rains continue to lash undivided DK

Thursday, July 4th, 2013
Mangalore Rain

Mangalore : Water levels in various rivers of DK and Udupi districts, has seen a sharp rise  due to incessant rains since the past two years.  The met department has said 175 mm rainfall may occur in the next 48 hours across the coastal belt. Fishermen have also been asked against venturing into sea for […]

Rains claim two lives in Udupi district

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012
Shekhar Poojary

Udupi : Two persons lost their lives in accidents in Udupi district which witnessed heavy rains on Monday. In an incident reported from Kandlur in Kundapur, a person named Shekhar Poojari met a tragic end when he slipped and fell into the overflowing river. Incidentally, Shekhar Poojari was an expert swimmer who had saved several […]

3 Sabarimalai Devotees drowned in rivers

Monday, November 28th, 2011

Karkala: Tradegy struck 3 Ayyappa devotees in black clothes in 2 separate incidents, cutting short then pilgrimage to Sabarimalai here, due to drowning. Sadananda Moolya (31) of Five cents colony, and Lokesh (35) of Mantrady village lost their lives in River Falguni  after lunch, when whirlpools pulled them, in during a bath. The bodies were […]

Krishna Waters Tribunal Verdict out in 2000: Karnataka happy

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

Bangalore: Andhra Pradesh could be the biggest beneficiary of River Krishna waters flowing through 3 states with Andhra as the riparian, near Bay of Bengal. The Krishna Water Disputes Tribunal (KWDT) which has adjudicated among 3 states for division of waters for agriculture, has given an extensive verdict running into 2000 pages today (Dec.30). AP […]