APMC shifted vendors to be back near Town Hall, a temporary market will come up at a cost of Rs 5.25 crore

Tuesday, April 28th, 2020
MCC market

Mangaluru: A temporary market will be built near the Town Hall at a cost of Rs 5.25 crore to accommodate the vendors of the Central Market who were shifted to the APMC yard at Baikampady. A new Central Market is to come up after the demolition of the old one at a cost of Rs 115 crore. […]

Area outside Sir Puttana Chetty Town Hall to no longer be venue of any protest

Monday, March 2nd, 2020

Bengaluru : The area outside the Sir Puttana Chetty Town Hall, the venue of many pro and anti-CAA protests over the last few months, will be out of bounds to any stir as the city civic body has banned any such activity, citing dip in bookings and traffic congestion. The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike council […]

Nalin Kumar is threatening people; Former Minister Ramanath Rai

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

Mangaluru : Former Minister Ramanath Rai responding to BJP President Nalin Kumar Kateel’s statement that the party remains headless even after six months, said that being an MP he should think before making such comments on our party Addressing presspersons here Ramanath Rai said, “Nalin Kumar is threatening people. He should watch his words.” “BJP […]

Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad must continue campaign for CAA : C.N. Ashwath Narayan

Saturday, February 8th, 2020

Mangaluru : Deputy chief minister (DCM) Dr Ashwath Narayan inaugurated the 39th three-day state-level Akhila Bharathiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) conference, here at Town Hall on Friday, February 7. Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for Higher Education and Medical Education C.N. Ashwath Narayan on Friday called upon the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad to continue its campaign […]

Udupi : CAA, NRC detrimental to concept of integration

Friday, February 7th, 2020

Udupi : The Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR) have stabbed Muslims in the chest and will stab Hindus in the back, activist Shivsundar warned on Thursday. ‘’The Hindus, whose names are dropped from the NRC, will not get citizenship under the CAA,’’ Shivsunder claimed while delivering […]

Bengaluru : Cops detain 9 students for protesting near Town Hall

Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

Bengaluru : A planned protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act by a group of college students at Town Hall resulted in nine people being detained by the police on Tuesday. They were let off almost four hours later. The problem began around 11.50 am when 30 college-goers appeared outside the venue to take part in […]

Dakshina Kannada district administration has not recognised rights of transgenders

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district administration has not recognised the rights of the members of transgender community, speakers stressed at Miss Trans Tulunadu, a cultural programme-cum-beauty pageant, organised by Navasahaja Samudaya sanghatane (NSS) at Town Hall on Monday. “If the educated men and women practice discrimination when will the transgender community join the mainstream?,” asked […]

15th year Pingara Rajyotsava Award conferred on Orwin Noronha of MozziQuit inventor

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

Mangaluru : The 15th year Pingara Rajyotsava Award was bestowed upon Ignatius Orwin Noronha, inventor of MozziQuit during a function held at Town Hall on Tuesday, November 12. MozziQuit is an eco-friendly, non-chemical, central government recognized and internationally appreciated mosquito-killer machine. Mangalore Diocese Bishop Dr Peter Paul Saldanha presented the award to Ignatius Orwin Noronha. […]

Udupi : Protest against condemnation of central govt anti-people policy

Friday, September 13th, 2019

Udupi : Members of the district unit of Congress staged a dharna near the Town Hall here on Thursday against, what they termed, the anti-people policies of the Union government. Addressing the protesters, Vinay Kumar Sorake, former Minister, said that the Union government had recklessly merged public sector banks. The undivided Dakshina Kannada which was […]

All people of the district participating in the Fit India movement : G. Jagadeesh

Friday, August 30th, 2019

Udupi : Deputy Commissioner G. Jagadeesh said on Thursday that it was important that all people in the district participated in the Fit India movement. He was speaking at the inaugural function of the Fit India movement and National Sports Day organized by the District Administration and other organizations at the Town Hall, here. Mr. […]