Make use of elders’ wisdom for better society, Umashree tells youth

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Mysuru: Minister for Women and Child Welfare Department Umashree on Sunday called upon the youths to share their ideas and views with the senior citizens and make use of their expertise for the betterment of the society and the country. Addressing the gathering at an event to mark inauguration of Mythri Mahotsava and release of […]

Praveen Poojary murder: Billava Association demanded justice

Saturday, August 20th, 2016

Mangaluru: The murder of BJP activist Praveen Poojary reportedly by Hindu Jagarana Vedike activists has received criticism from various sections in the society, including Hindu organisations. Billava Association demanded justice and also compensation to the family members of Praveen as he was the sole bread earner in the family. Speaking to media persons, Association Brahmavara […]

Karthik trains 85000 women under ‘Swaraksha for Women’ campaign

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Mangaluru: The self defence technique ‘Swaraksha for women’ taught by martial arts guru Karthik Kateel, which was launched on August 8, 2014 has reached 85000 women of 328 institutions. In a formal programme which was held at Besant Women College, Mangaluru Kartik Kateel demonstrated the various self defence techniques to the students for 75 minutes. […]

Sangh Parivar trying to divide society, says Dinesh Gundu Rao

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Balehonnur: The BJP is conspiring to create unrest in the society. By assaulting Dalits in the name of cow protection, the Sangh Parivar is trying to divide the society,” said KPCC working president Dinesh Gundu Rao. Calling the assault a condemnable act, the minister also warned that the Congress would oppose all the moves of […]

Vaddarse award presented to Vijayalakshmi Shibarooru

Monday, July 25th, 2016

Brahmavar: We should repay the debt taken from the society then only our achievements will be fulfilled. When we speak out loudly against the odds of this society then only we can expect ‘Swarajya’, said social reformer S R Hiremath. He was speaking on the occasion of presentation of Vaddarse Raghurama Shetty award for journalism […]

IMA felicitates three renowned doctors

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Mangalore : The  Mangalore Branch of Indian Medical Association (IMA) felicitated three outstanding doctors on the occasion of Doctor’s Day celebrated at Dr. A.V. Rao Conference Hall, IMA House, Mangalore recently. Speaking as a chief guest of the occasion, State Health and Family Welfare Minister UT Khader said  the state government has banned Gutka to […]

Dr. Sulochana’s research book on Women released at Besant Women’s College

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Mangalore: Recalling Ambedkar’s fight for liberation of women in society from being treated only sex objects and working maids at home, Dr. Dharma who is the director of Gandhi Study Centre in Mangalore University released a book, titled in Kannada as the Need for Women’s Emancipation and challenges’, written by Dr. Sulochana Narayan, his disciple […]

Chief Minister seeks public opinion on teaching Gita in lower school levels

Monday, January 9th, 2012

Bangalore: Chief Minister Sadananda Gowda has intervened in the matter of teaching Bhagavad Gita in primary schools compulsorily and to ward of shocking controversies, has decided to seek public opinion, on teaching the primarily Hindu scripture, up to elementary levels in state schools. He wanted a thorough discussion with people in society, to set side […]

M. B. Puranik to be felicitated for societal service

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010
M.B. Puranik

Mangalore  : The M. B. Puranik felicitation committee to hold a felicitation programme to honour M. B. Puranik, the president of the Sharada Education Trust and VHP leader, for his service to society and his contributions to education and religion at Sharada Vidyalaya on Nov 25. Speaking at the press meet held at Press Club, […]